FilmBookCast Ep. 154 – THE CARD COUNTER (2021)


Oscar Issac Tye Sheridan The Card Counter

FilmBookCast Ep. 154

FilmBookCast is the official podcast of FilmBook. FilmBookCast is an entertainment news podcast on the latest movie and television show news. Each week, FilmBook contributor Chris Banks discusses that breaking Hollywood news.

In FilmBookCast Ep. 154, Chris looks at movie previews including: The French Dispatch, The Batman, and Titane. TV Trailers include I Know What You Did Last Summer and Hightown Season 2. In the world of streaming we look at a new release from Apple TVFoundation. As well as Netflix new film The Guilty starring Jake Gyllenhaal, and film adaptation of new book Birds Of Paradise coming from Prime Video.



Among this week’s headlines: Ray Liotta reveals he turned down a major supporting role in The Sopranos only to re-pursue David Chase in his upcoming prequel film The Many Saints Of Newark, Game of Thrones will be happy that prequel series House of the Dragon has added to its cast coming from HBOUltraman from Netflix reveals artwork in anticipation of Season 2, Michael K. Williams cause of death has been learned, studios are in a bidding war for George Clooney‘s latest film with him starring with Brad Pitt, The Tender Bar starring Ben Affleck directed by George Clooney gets its release date, and we’re just getting started!

Chris wraps up every episode of FilmBookCast with a movie review. In FilmBookCast Ep. 154, he analyzes and reacts to The Card Counter directed by Paul Schrader.

Redemption is the long game in Paul Schrader’s THE CARD COUNTER. Told with Schrader’s trademark cinematic intensity, the revenge thriller tells the story of an ex-military interrogator turned gambler haunted by the ghosts of his past decisions, and features riveting performances from stars Oscar Isaac, Tiffany Haddish, Tye Sheridan and Willem Dafoe.



Movie Trailers (0:56)

TV Trailers (2:23)

Streaming News (4:45)

TV News (6:05)

Movie News (9:04)


The Card Counter (11:45)

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