Laurie Norris, Katie Grubbs, and Alexis Neal continue their “Mystery Gang Adventures” by discussing the recent film, “See How They Run”
- “What is See How They Run, and what is The Mousetrap?”
- a fictionalized story of a murder at the play by a victim of the crime referenced in the play. And is a comedy.
- Pastiche versus Parody
- Which elements are honoring and which are satirizing Christie’s body of work?
- Deeper Dive into Detectives
- How do the characters in the film compare to Christie’s creations?
- What do we make of the portrayal of Christie herself in the film?
Lightning Round: Christie Easter Eggs!
- KATIE : Peyton Reed’s Down With Love; Psych
- ALEXIS: The African Queen; Gosford Park; Only Murders in the Building
- LAURIE: Rian Johnson’s Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery