At The Movies

Thursday 26 May 2016, with Dan Slevin

Once again, Dan Slevin sits in for Simon Morris who is on vacation.

Michael Fassbender returns as Magneto in X-Men: Apocalypse

Michael Fassbender returns as Magneto in X-Men: Apocalypse Photo: 20th Century Fox

In this week’s show he reviews X-Men: Apocalypse, the 9th film in Marvel/Fox’s X-Men series (that’s nine if you include the Wolverine and Deadpool spinoffs); City of Gold, a documentary about the first restaurant reviewer to receive the Pulitzer Prize for Criticism, Jonathan Gold of the LA Times; and Dan talks to Dylan Reeve, co-director of the new documentary, Tickled, about the dark side of the sport of tickling.

X-Men: Apocalypse

7:29 PM.Dan Slevin reviews the 9th X-Men movie (if you include the two Wolverine and one Deadpool spinoffs).

Tickled: Dylan Reeve interview

7:33 PM.Dan Slevin chats to Tickled co-director Dylan Reeve about the making of the film and what makes a documentary 'cinematic'.

City of Gold review

7:37 PM.Dan Slevin reviews Laura Gabbert's documentary about Pulitzer Prize-winning food critic Jonathan Gold.

Featured on this week’s show, X-Men: Apocalypse:

 

Laura Gabbert’s City of Gold:

 

Dylan Reeve and David Farrier’s Tickled:

David Farrier chats to Wallace Chapman about the film on Sunday Morning: