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Cinemaball 05: L.A. Confidential (1997)
This week, Cinemaball goes all stylish and dark as Carolyn and Ebony dissect the 1997 neo-noir classic, L.A. Confidential. Our hosts wax rhapsodic about the film’s masterful evocation of a peculiarly Hollywood glamour; the seedy underbelly of the LAPD; and the dangerous allure of power. The film featured a stellar lineup, including a luminous Kim Basinger, […]
Cinemaball 04: Louder Than Bombs (2015)
On this week’s Cinemaball, Ebony and Carolyn discuss the complex family drama Louder Than Bombs, which stars the captivating actor Gabriel Byrne as Gene, a man still trying to fully process the death of his wife, war photographer Isabelle. His sons, high-schooler Conrad and professor Jonah (played by Jesse Eisenberg) each have their own struggles, and […]
Cinemaball 02: Kickboxer: Retaliation (2018)
On this episode of Cinemaball, Ebony and Carolyn find themselves embroiled in the deadly underground Thai kickboxing scene of Kickboxer Retaliation! Join us as we go toe-to-toe with the film’s fight choreography, its representations of masculinity, and Mike Tyson’s acting skills. Subscribe to Cinemaball now on iTunes, Stitcher, or PlayerFM to get each week’s new episode […]
Cinemaball 01: Highlander (1985)
On this, our inaugural episode of Cinemaball, Carolyn and Ebony dive deep into the 1985 cult classic Highlander! This quintessential 80s film gives us no shortage of topics to discuss, from French actor Christopher Lambert’s performance as a Scottish nobleman to Scottish actor Sean Connery’s performance as a Spanish (or perhaps Egyptian?!) immortal. We delve into […]
Introducing Cinemaball: A New Podcast Starting April 27th!
Feminist Frequency presents Cinemaball! In our new weekly, limited-run podcast, your intrepid hosts Carolyn Petit and Ebony Aster have generated perhaps the most ridiculous excuse in history to talk about movies. The two will compete to form a chain of films, from cult classics to art house cinema to low-budget action to you-name-it, as Ebony plays […]