Joe DeCeault

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  • Username: jdeceault
  • PRX Member
  • Role: Producer/Reporter: Station-Based

Recent Pieces from Joe DeCeault

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Filmspotting 840 (09/10/21): The Card Counter / Wong Kar Wai Marathon Awards (54:00)
From: WBEZ

A gambling movie that only Paul Schrader could make, "The Card Counter" has the "First Reformed" director meditating on weighty subjects like redemption and absolution in his ...
Caption: Fall Movie Preview / 'Shang-Chi' / 'Candyman' (2021)

Filmspotting 839 (09/03/21): Movie Preview / Shang-Chi / Candyman (2021) (54:00)
From: WBEZ

The coming fall movie season is less a slate of titles than it is a promise fulfilled, with loads of big films coming to the big screen, some of which have been delayed for a ...
Caption: Wong Kar Wai's 'In the Mood for Love' (20th Anniversary)

Filmspotting 838 (08/27/21): In The Mood For Love at 20 / Nine Days / Top 5 Movie Romantic Gestur... (54:00)
From: WBEZ

Wong Kar Wai’s "In the Mood for Love" had no shortage of acclaim on its 2000 release (2001 in the U.S.), but its stature has only grown in the past two decades, and is now ...
Caption: Top 5 Anthony Hopkins Performances

Filmspotting REVISITED (08/20/21): Top 5 Anthony Hopkins Performances (54:00)
From: WBEZ

A six-time Oscar nominee, Anthony Hopkins has played a Pope, a psychopath and the most loyal of butlers. He's also killed vampires, fought a bear and banished the God of ...
Caption: 'Annette' / Wong Kar Wai's 'Happy Together'

Filmspotting 837 (08/13/21): Annette / Respect / Happy Together (Wong Kar Wai #5) (54:00)
From: WBEZ

French director Leos Carax isn’t very well known here in the States, but his films are always something of an art-house event, coming as they do about once a decade. His 2012 ...
Caption: The Green Knight / Fallen Angels

Filmspotting 836 (08/06/21): The Green Knight / The Suicide Squad / Fallen Angels (Wong Kar Wai #4) (54:00)
From: WBEZ

Like many an auteur before him, David Lowery (“A Ghost Story”, “The Old Man and the Gun”) brings his obsessions to whatever material he’s working with -- even if that ...
Caption: 'Pig,' Wong Kar Wai's 'Chungking Express'

Filmspotting 835 (07/30/21): Pig / Old / Chungking Express (Wong Kar Wai #3) (54:00)
From: WBEZ

Getting Nic Cage for your debut feature is a risky move. On the one hand, Cage is both a big name and a singular talent. On the other hand, Cage's eccentric on-screen persona ...
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Filmspotting 834 (07/23/21): Top 5 Beach Scenes / Days of Being Wild (Wong Kar Wai #2) (54:00)
From: WBEZ

Inspired by M Night Shyamalan's "Old," Adam and Josh take a trip to the shore for their Top 5 Beach Scenes. As a place of transition – between land and sea, and as a point of ...
Caption: A Clockwork Orange (at 50) / As Tears Go By (Wong Kar Wai #1)

Filmspotting 833 (07/16/21): A Clockwork Orange (turns 50, a Sacred Cow review) / Roadrunner / As... (54:00)
From: WBEZ

With its provocative mix of giddy, nihilistic violence, social satire, and formal audaciousness, "A Clockwork Orange" has been a cinephile rite of passage for decades. For ...
Caption: 'Black Widow' / 'No Sudden Move' / 'Summer of Soul' / 'Zola'

Filmspotting 832 (07/09/21): Black Widow / Summer of Soul / No Sudden Move / Zola (54:00)
From: WBEZ

Marvel's "Black Widow" returns the MCU to theaters for the first time since 2019, but despite the more than capable cast and some provocative ideas, Adam and Josh agree that ...