Preview: Lumina

Eric Roberts, the 4th most prolific actor in film history, talks with Patrick Stoner about loving working with other actors in as many projects as possible.

Preview: Lumina

Welcome to Flicks, a WHYY program devoted to exploring the latest creations from Hollywood. Each week, WHYY film critic Patrick Stoner provides up-to-the-minute coverage of top films, stars and moviemakers. Stoner’s signature programs — the three-minute Flicks, capturing interviews with the stars and the one-minute Quick Pics offering the week’s “best bets” — appear on dozens of PBS stations nationwide each week. At this site, you can view Patrick’s latest interview as well as interviews from the Flicks archives.

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Preview: Lumina

Eric Roberts, the 4th most prolific actor in film history, talks with Patrick Stoner about loving working with other actors in as many pr ...

Air Date: July 17, 2024

The Convert

Guy Pearce talks with Patrick Stoner about the power of playing a character who speaks little but has powerful long speeches at dramatic ...

Air Date: July 10, 2024

Firebrand

Jude Law & Alicia Vikander talk with Patrick Stoner about playing the Henry VIII & Katherine Parr relationship in Tudor England ...

Air Date: July 3, 2024

Horizon, An American Saga

Kevin Costner talks with Patrick Stoner about making an unprecedented 4 part western divided into 4 chapters, much like a novel. ...

Air Date: June 26, 2024

Bridgerton Season 3, Part 2

Daniel Francis & Victor Alli talk with Patrick Stoner about Part 2 secrecy & multi ethnic casting. ...

Air Date: June 20, 2024

Inside Out 2

Tony Hale talks with Patrick Stoner about playing Fear in the sequel to the popular first film & his appreciation for its understand ...

Air Date: June 12, 2024

Bodkin

Will Forte talks with Patrick Stoner about the west of Ireland being as powerful an acting asset as clothes & makeup. ...

Air Date: June 5, 2024

Eric

Benedict Cumberbatch & Gaby Hoffman talk with Patrick Stoner about the importance of a comprehensive back story for playing complic ...

Air Date: May 29, 2024

The Big Cigar

Andre Holland talks with Patrick Stoner about what aspect of Black Panthers cofounder Huey Newton he emphasized. ...

Air Date: May 22, 2024

Bridgerton, Season 3, Part 1

Nicola Coughlan & Luke Newton talk with Patrick Stoner about how they play more of the humor in the popular series than they did ear ...

Air Date: May 15, 2024

Dark Matter

Jennifer Connelly, Oscar winner, talks with Patrick Stoner about how she juggles her character’s shifting knowledge & emotions in ...

Air Date: May 8, 2024

Asleep In My Palm

Tim Blake Nelson, best known for his Coen Brothers’ films, talks with Patrick Stoner about starring in a film written & directed b ...

Air Date: May 1, 2024

Asphalt City

Tye Sheridan talks with Patrick Stoner about shooting in NYC with Sean Penn under chaotic conditions. ...

Air Date: April 24, 2024

Franklin

Michael Douglas talks with Patrick Stoner about playing the iconic Founding Father. ...

Air Date: April 17, 2024

The Ministry Of Ungentlemanly Warfare

Henry Cavill, Alex Pettyfer, & Hero Fiennes Tiffin talk with Patrick Stoner about how Guy Ritchie & similar films work best in ...

Air Date: April 10, 2024

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