Jeff Nichols Talks Film on Empire Podcast Episode 622

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Get ready for a thrilling episode of the Empire Podcast! This week, we have the talented Jeff Nichols, director of acclaimed films like Take Shelter, Midnight Special, and Mud, joining us for an in-depth conversation.

Our very own Helen O’Hara sat down with Nichols to discuss his latest project, The Bikeriders, a 1960s-set biker movie featuring an all-star cast, including Jodie Comer, Tom Hardy, Austin Butler, Mike Faist, and Michael Shannon.

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Nichols shares insights into the challenges of working with motorcycles and the joys of collaborating with his talented cast. He also delves into the inspiration behind his latest film and what audiences can expect from this high-octane ride.

Back in the studio, host Chris Hewitt is joined by Helen, James Dyer, and Amon Warmann for a fun-filled discussion on movie visual effects, answering the question: Which films deserve a visual effects overhaul in special editions?

The team also dives into the latest movie news, including potential directors for the MCU’s Blade movie, upcoming sequels like Smile 2 and Uncharted 2, and newly announced release dates for Jordan Peele’s next film and Brad Pitt’s F1 movie.

Plus, don’t miss our reviews of The Bikeriders, Federer: Twelve Final Days, Under Paris, and The Exorcism. The team shares their thoughts on these latest releases, from the thrilling action of The Bikeriders to the chilling horror of The Exorcism.

It’s a packed episode you won’t want to miss! So, sit back, relax, and enjoy the show as we delve into the world of movies and entertainment.