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Parallax Podcast #20: Skyfall, The Master, The Sapphires, Killer Joe & more

Skyfall and The Master are the top two items on the menu for this fortnight’s The Parallax Podcast, hosted by critics Luke Buckmaster and Rich Haridy.

 

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In this fortnight’s episode of The Parallax Podcast reviewers Luke Buckmaster and Rich Haridy debate 007’s latest globetrotting adventure Skyfall and director Paul Thomas Anderson’s acclaimed Scientology-inspired drama The Master. Is it as good as the critics say? You’ll have to listen to find out.

On DVD they discuss Australian musical crowd-pleaser The Sapphires and veteran filmmaker William Friedkin’s Killer Joe, celebrated for Matthew McConaughey’s grisly performance as a corrupt cop.

Cult film guru Zak Hepburn joins them to continue the 007 theme but with a twist: conversation turns to the 1981 Filipino comedy/action For Your Height Only, starring 3 foot tall martial artist Weng Weng.

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