At The End Of The Day-Lewis
Once every five (or so) years, Academy Award-winning actor Daniel Day-Lewis takes to the screen to embody a powerful masculine figure. On the heels of his announcement that this month’s “Phantom Thread” will be his final picture, Chance and Noah look back at career touchstones of an actor with the chiseled features of piece of coinage. From this year’s Reynolds Woodcock to Bill “The Butcher” Cutting (“Gangs of New York”) to Nathaniel “Hawkeye” Poe (“The Last of the Mohicans”), Day-Lewis always swings for the fences. But how will be his legacy be remembered, and how watchable are these prestige pictures?
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Be Reel is a movie reviewing & reappraising podcast hosted by Chance Solem-Pfeifer and Noah Ballard.
Each time out, we select three movies based around a genre and call up guests ranging from submarine captains to Oscar winners. Then, we rate the movies, weighing both technical quality and entertainment.
Noah and Chance are old friends who mostly respect each other’s opinions. Even though Chance is a fool and a traitor. Find their show presented at ThePlaylist.Net and follow them on Twitter for the latest on Noah’s literary agenting and Chance’s work in the Portland arts scene.