Out Now Bonus: The Platform
This week's Out Now with Aaron and Abe is hopefully headed to a higher level, obviously. Aaron and Abe are joined by Professor Mike Dillon to discuss The Platform, a Spanish sci-fi thriller currently available to watch on Netflix. The group goes over the high concept film from director Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia, and how it goes about tackling both the cinematic element of its premise, as well as the social commentary and more cerebral aspects. And please keep in that spoilers for the film are a major component in this week’s main review, so if you plan to watch the film and want to be surprised, be sure to do so before listening to the episode. There’s also a discussion of some favorite films concerning the theme of isolation. So now, if you've got an hour or so to kill...
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- Isolation Movies: 10 Cloverfield Lane, 127 Hours, All Is Lost, Apollo 13, Buried, Cast Away, Eigh Below, Gravity Groundhog Day, Life of Pi, Memento, Moon, Pi, Repulsion, Solaris, Taxi Driver, The Conversation, The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, The Red Turtle, The Thing, Three Colors: Blue, Touching The Void, Zombeavers