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The Treatment

KCRW

A "treatment," in Hollywood parlance, is a concise overview of a screenplay. Film critic Elvis Mitchell gives the "treatment" to some of the most influential and innovative forces creating movies and popular art and entertainment. Each week, Elvis speaks with an amazing array of guests, discussing everything from their inner conflicts to their interior design.

A "treatment," in Hollywood parlance, is a concise overview of a screenplay. Film critic Elvis Mitchell gives the "treatment" to some of the most influential and innovative forces creating movies and popular art and entertainment. Each week, Elvis speaks with an amazing array of guests, discussing everything from their inner conflicts to their interior design.
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Santa Monica, CA

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KCRW

Description:

A "treatment," in Hollywood parlance, is a concise overview of a screenplay. Film critic Elvis Mitchell gives the "treatment" to some of the most influential and innovative forces creating movies and popular art and entertainment. Each week, Elvis speaks with an amazing array of guests, discussing everything from their inner conflicts to their interior design.

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@kcrw

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English

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1900 Pico Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90405 310-450-5183


Episodes

Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg: "The Boys’’

8/30/2019
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Producing duo Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg break down the superhero construct in "The Boys"

Duration:00:29:22

James Corden: "The Late Late Show’’

8/23/2019
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How comedian James Corden's unknown status in America turned out to be pivotal in the success of "The Late Late Show".

Duration:00:29:15

David Alan Grier: "The Cool Kids’’

8/16/2019
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Comedian David Alan Grier on the comedy of retirement in "The Cool Kids".

Duration:00:29:01

Lulu Wang: "The Farewell’’

8/9/2019
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Director Lulu Wang brings humor to a sobering family situation in "The Farewell".

Duration:00:28:31

Matt Bomer: "Papi Chulo’’

8/2/2019
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Actor Matt Bomer on getting comedic in "Papi Chulo".

Duration:00:29:42

Tim Story: "Shaft’’

7/26/2019
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WEB EXCLUSIVE: Director Tim Story on reviving the "Shaft" franchise starring Samuel L. Jackson.

Duration:00:29:43

Alan Poul: "Tales of The City’’

7/25/2019
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Producer Alan Poul talks modernizing Netflix's "Tales of the City".

Duration:00:29:42

Greg Chait: "The Elder Statesman’’

7/19/2019
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Designer Greg Chait explains his cashmere lifestyle with his luxury line "The Elder Statesman".

Duration:00:28:32

David Fincher: "Mindhunter’’

7/12/2019
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Executive producer David Fincher talks delving deeper into the psyche of serial killers in season two of "Mindhunter".

Duration:00:29:01

Maya Erskine and Jack Quaid: "Plus One’’

7/5/2019
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Actors Maya Erskine and Jack Quaid on real life chemistry translating to screen in "Plus One".

Duration:00:30:01

Jimmie Fails: "The Last Black Man in San Francisco’’

6/28/2019
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Actor Jimmie Fails gets personal with his own family legacy in "The Last Black Man in San Francisco".

Duration:00:28:44

Seth Meyers: "Late Night with Seth Meyers’’

6/14/2019
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Comedian Seth Meyers talks journey from "Weekend Update" to daily update in "Late Night with Seth Meyers".

Duration:00:29:28

Phoebe Waller-Bridge: "Fleabag"

6/14/2019
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Writer and actress Phoebe Waller-Bridge talks comedy in everyday life in Season 2 of "Fleabag".

Duration:00:29:28

Chad Stahelski: "John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum"

5/31/2019
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Director Chad Stahelski talks stunts and Keanu Reeves in "John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum".

Duration:00:28:31

Olivia Wilde: "Booksmart’’

5/31/2019
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Director Olivia Wilde talks directorial debut in "Booksmart".

Duration:00:29:02

Jonathan Levine: "Long Short’’

5/24/2019
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Director Jonathan Levine on unlikely pairs in "Long Shot".

Duration:00:28:53

Edward Zwick: "Trial By Fire’’

5/24/2019
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Historical drama director Edward Zwick talks unlikely allies in "Trial By Fire".

Duration:00:29:03

Titus Welliver: 'Bosch'

5/17/2019
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Actor Titus Welliver talks tough guy persona on "Bosch".

Duration:00:30:01

Ian McShane: "Bolden’’

5/10/2019
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English actor Ian McShane talks American history and filmmaking in "Bolden".

Duration:00:30:00

Walter Hill: "The Cowboy Iliad’’

5/3/2019
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Director Walter Hill makes his narrator debut in "The Cowboy Iliad."

Duration:00:29:31