Episode 818: Movies About Obsession
In this episode, David and Scott Nye discuss movies about obsession as well as David’s many blind spots.
Movies have a specific ability to convey point of view which makes them particularly suited to depictions of obsession. In this episode, David and Scott Nye discuss Alfred Hitchcock’s Vertigo and other movies about obsession, including Fatal Attraction, Whiplash, Oldboy, Memento, Zodiac, The Conversation and more!
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.