Episode 790: Sidney Poitier with Aaron Neuwirth
In this episode, David is joined by Aaron Neuwirth to discuss the career of Sidney Poitier.
Sidney Poitier films discussed include No Way Out, Blackboard Jungle, Edge of the City, The Defiant Ones, A Raisin in the Sun, Paris Blues, Lilies of the Field, The Bedford Incident, The Slender Thread, A Patch of Blue, To Sir, with Love, In the Heat of the Night, Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner, For Love of Ivy, They Call Me Mister Tibbs!, The Organization, The Wilby Conspiracy, Sneakers and The Jackal.
Battleship Pretension is a film discussion show and a film review website founded by Tyler Smith and David Bax. Beginning in March 2007, Battleship Pretension the show (known to fans simply as “BP”) embodies the type of laidback, free-flowing conversations had by lovers of film around the world. Battleship Pretension the website is dedicated to being a destination for those seeking worthwhile opinions on current releases, be they foreign, independent, studio pictures, theatrical, home video releases, etc. From its meager beginnings in Los Angeles, Battleship Pretension has amassed a worldwide audience and readership. From Germany to Korea to Australia, people have tuned in to share in Tyler and David’s love of film. As Battleship Pretension’s following continues to grow, the purpose remains the same: Reach out to the international cinephile community, invite them to join in the discussion and perhaps even start one of their own.