“Between Two Ferns: The Movie” relies on the comically confrontational net interview collection starring Zach Galifianakis. Actually, a few of us assumed that the movie is perhaps nothing multiple interview after one other.
The film does certainly have loads of movie star interviews, however they’re linked by a unfastened narrative thread through which Galifianakis and his crew have been dispatched by their company overlord Will Ferrell to crisscross the nation, making an attempt to movie 10 interviews in two weeks.
If that appears like a reasonably skinny story for a feature-length movie, you’re not fallacious — as we talk about within the newest episode of the Authentic Content material podcast. Galifianakis and the actors taking part in his crew make some impressed jokes, however they’ll’t solely dodge the sense that they’re filling time between interviews.
As for the interviews themselves, it’s nonetheless a delight to see Galifianakis toss off one belittling query after one other. Nevertheless, it might get somewhat one-note when the interviewees are not often requested to do something greater than sputter angrily — which can be why among the interviews have been lower all the way down to only one or two questions.
To be clear, all of us loved watching “Between Two Ferns: The Movie,” however the true spotlight turned out to be the interview outtakes that play over the tip credit, and the prolonged interviews which have been posted on YouTube.
Along with reviewing the movie, we additionally talk about the Emmy Awards, masking the winners we favored (“When They See Us”) and those we didn’t (“Bandersnatch”).
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Should you’d prefer to skip forward, right here’s how the episode breaks down:
0:31 “Terrace House” listener response
2:42 Emmy Awards dialogue
16:55 “Between Two Ferns: The Movie” overview (extraordinarily delicate spoilers)