72 minutes | Dec 4th 2020

Episode 109: The Queen's Gambit

The Queen's Gambit, based on Walter Tevis's novel, is the latest hit from Netflix.  Starring Anya Taylor-Joy, Marielle Heller and Moses Ingram, the miniseries explores themes of addiction and isolation through the experience of chess prodigy Beth Harmon.  Stevie and Emmet discuss the show, its treatment of addiction and the subsequent criticism of it within the press, and why Emmet is reluctantly going to watch The New Mutants. 
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