The Dinner Party episode #170
Welcome to The Dinner Party - an hour-long celebration of culture, food, and conversation designed to help you dazzle your friends at this weekend’s get-together.
This week: Playwright & "Seven Psychopaths" filmmaker Martin McDonagh laughs in the face of death... TV legend Ed Asner calls us out... Mary Elizabeth Winstead lists some sobering cinema... '5 under 35' honoree Justin Torres reads from his celebrated novella... New Yorker critic David Denby divines film's future... and Brendan seeks the *real* American cheese. Plus, a historic Niagara fall, a crushed dinosaur dream, and a wild new track from Tame Impala. Read more...
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