[podcast]http://media.crikey.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/The-Parallax-Podcast-40-25-10-13.mp3[/podcast] In this fortnight’s episode of The Parallax Podcast, hosts Luke Buckmaster and Richard Haridy discuss:
  • the big screen debut of Steve Coogan's inimitable self-obsessed radio host in Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa;
  • Quebec director Denis Villeneuve's grisly suburban thriller/whodunit Prisoners;
  • the latest cavity of cinematic sweet tooth from writer/director Richard Curtis, About Time; and
  • prolific British filmmaker Ben Wheatley's "Civil War on magic mushrooms" lark A Field in England. 
They are joined by cult film aficionado Zak Hepburn, who comes to the podcasting couch with something very odd… To listen, use the player above or subscribe to The Parallax Podcast iTunes feed. For older episodes, visit The Parallax Podcast archive.