Looking California and Feeling Minnesota

Episode 17: John McTiernan (Barry & Mike's Quarantine List Pick #4)

April 24, 2020 Season 1 Episode 17
Looking California and Feeling Minnesota
Episode 17: John McTiernan (Barry & Mike's Quarantine List Pick #4)
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Looking California and Feeling Minnesota
Episode 17: John McTiernan (Barry & Mike's Quarantine List Pick #4)
Apr 24, 2020 Season 1 Episode 17

This week we are doing a directors "showcase" and we are diving into the career of John McTiernan.  His films include Die Hard, Predator, The Hunt for Red October, Die Hard with a Vengeance, The Thomas Crown affair and many more.  We discuss this dying breed of non-auteur but skilled director and what makes directors like him rare and wonderful to revisit their work. 

Show Notes

This week we are doing a directors "showcase" and we are diving into the career of John McTiernan.  His films include Die Hard, Predator, The Hunt for Red October, Die Hard with a Vengeance, The Thomas Crown affair and many more.  We discuss this dying breed of non-auteur but skilled director and what makes directors like him rare and wonderful to revisit their work.