In this fortnight’s episode of The Parallax Podcast, hosts Luke Buckmaster and Richard Haridy discuss:

  • new WikiLeaks dramatization The Fifth Estate;
  • Lee Daniels’ Oscar-bait biopic The Butler, starring Forrest Whittaker;
  • popcorn-n-coke superhero sequel Thor: The Dark World; and
  • Paul Greengrass’ quasi-documentary high-seas hostage drama Captain Phillips.

They are joined by cult film aficionado Zak Hepburn, who comes to the podcasting couch with something very odd…

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