“Sorry to Bother You” is an absurdist dark comedy set in Oakland. The lead character is a black guy named Cash, who’s down on his luck. He gets a job as a telemarketer.
Jan. 1, 2019from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
“Sorry to Bother You” is a surreal comedy set in the near future in Oakland.
Jul. 9, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
When people are freed from wrongful convictions, it’s often because of DNA evidence.
Aug. 25, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
KCRW invites you to an advance screening of The Two Popes from Netflix.
Nov. 12from Arts & Culture Stories
Almost a decade ago, Feras Fayyad was imprisoned and tortured by the Assad regime in Syria for filming anti-government protests. But after his release, he kept making documentaries.
Oct. 18from The Business
With even more new streaming services launching in the months ahead, we talk with opinionated analyst Rich Greenfield about the transforming media landscape and the challenges facing…
Oct. 11from The Business
Every divorce story is a marriage story, but every movie about divorce is not on the level of Noah Baumbach's "Marriage Story."
Nov. 8from Film Reviews
Hollywood has been chasing Chinese money for years, and to do so, studios have been self-censoring themselves so that their movies can be played in the Communist country.
Oct. 18from Hollywood Breakdown
Peter Jackson generated whole worlds for his ‘Lord of the Rings’ and ‘Hobbit’ trilogies.
Nov. 15from The Business
Three years ago Robert Eggers made his dark mark with a remarkable debut feature called "The Witch."
Oct. 18from Film Reviews
At the New York Times Dealbook Conference, the Netflix CEO weighed in on Saudi Arabia, increased playback speeds, and the theatrical experience.
Nov. 8from Hollywood Breakdown
The friendship between director Jon Favreau and chef Roy Choi creates space for authenticity and discovery in “The Chef Show.”
Oct. 11from Good Food