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2916 - Best Of: The Making Of 'Dune' / Why We Remember
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  • 2916 - Best Of: The Making Of 'Dune' / Why We Remember

    Denis Villeneuve remembers watching the 1984 movie version of Frank Herbert's 1965 sci-fi novel Duneand thinking, "Someday, someone else will do it again" — not realizing he would be that filmmaker. He spoke to Sam Briger about shooting Dune in the desert and his love of silent film.

    Ken Tucker reviews a new solo album from guitarist Mary Timony.

    Neuroscientist Dr. Charan Ranganath's book is Why We Remember. We talk about how stress affects memory and what's happening in the brain when something's on the tip of your tongue.

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    Sat, 02 Mar 2024
  • 2915 - Paul Giamatti / Remembering Comic Richard Lewis

    Paul Giamatti stars in The Holdovers as a pompous and disliked teacher at a boys boarding school in the '70s. He's now up for an Oscar for best actor. Giamatti spoke with Sam Briger about the role and reuniting with director Alexander Payne, 20 years after Sideways.

    Also, we remember comic and Curb Your Enthusiasm actor Richard Lewis, who died Feb. 27. The Brooklyn-born comic made his standup debut in 1971. His routines were full of biting takes on love, life, and physical and mental health. Lewis spoke with Terry Gross in 1988 and 2000.

    Also, Justin Chang reviews Dune: Part Two.

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    Fri, 01 Mar 2024
  • 2914 - The Impact Of Christian Nationalism On American Democracy

    Why do many Christian nationalists think Trump is chosen by God to lead the country? We talk with Bradley Onishi about the ties between Christian nationalism and political and judicial leaders. Onishi became a Christian nationalist and a youth minister in his teens and then left the church. He is the author ofPreparing for War: The Extremist History of White Christian Nationalism — and What Comes Next, and he cohosts a podcast about religion and politics called Straight White American Jesus.

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    Thu, 29 Feb 2024
  • 2913 - 'Dune' Director Denis Villeneuve

    Villeneuve remembers watching the 1984 movie version of Frank Herbert's 1965 sci-fi novel Duneand thinking, "Someday someone else will do it again" — not realizing he would be that filmmaker. He spoke to Sam Briger about shooting Dune in the desert, depicting sandworm surfing, and his love of silent film.

    Also, David Bianculli reviews the new CBS murder mystery series, Elsbeth.

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    Wed, 28 Feb 2024
  • 2912 - Busy Philipps

    Busy Philipps plays Mrs. George, a "cool mom" seeking the approval of her teen daughter in the new movie musical version of Mean Girls. Philipps got her start in acting as a teen on the series Freaks and Geeks. She spoke with Ann Marie Baldonado about sexism in Hollywood, collaborating with Tina Fey, and the best friendship advice her mom gave her.

    Also, Ken Tucker reviews a new solo album from Mary Timony, and David Biacnulli reviews the series Shōgun.

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    Tue, 27 Feb 2024
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