Wade and Kevin tackle one of the most controversial films of 2017 in Darren Aronofsky’s Mother!, an allegory about the darkness of the creative impulse … or is it about God and the problem of evil? Interpretations abound as Wade and Kevin wrap their brains around this film. They then look ahead to the end of the year, counting down their five most-anticipated movies slated for release in the months ahead and sharing listeners’ picks as well.

Music interlude by the Orange Rocket, ìNo Glamour.” Used under Creative Commons license 3.0.

Theme music by Alexander Osborn and Lindsey Mysse. Used under Creative Commons license 3.0.