FilmBookCast Ep. 99
FilmBookCast is an entertainment industry news podcast about the latest movie and television show news.During each episode, FilmBook contributor Mike Smith and his co-host Mike DeCriscio also review a motion picture that has recently been released. This week, they’re joined by Vin Craig as they talk the new film from director Robert Rodriguez and co-written by James Cameron and Laeta Kalogridis, Alita: Battle Angel. They also offer their thoughts on this year’s Oscar ceremony.
Alita: Battle Angel‘s plot synopsis: “A deactivated female cyborg is revived, but cannot remember anything of her past life and goes on a quest to find out who she is.”
Alita: Battle Angel stars Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz, Jennifer Connelly, Mahershala Ali, Ed Skrein, Jackie Earle Haley, and Keean Johnson, among others.
FILM NEWS (7:25)
The 91st Academy Awards discussion
Vin – Bohemian Rhapsody, A Star is Born
Mike D – The Favourite, Roma
Mike S – Velvet Buzzsaw, High Flying Bird, Anna and the Apocalypse, Happy Death Day 2U, Fighting with My Family, How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
FEATURED REVIEW (1:23:55)
Alita: Battle Angel
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