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May 24, 2016

Episode 272: Barton Fink (1991)

Special Guest: Christopher Murney
Guest Co-Hosts: Adam Schartoff, Rob St. Mary

Also known as "How to Get Ahead in Hollywood," Joel and Ethan Coen's Barton Fink proved a critical darling but a box office failure. The film stars John Turturro as the playwright for the Common Man and John Goodman as his neighbor at the Hotel Earle.

Rob St. Mary and Filmwax Radio's Adam Schartoff return to The Projection Booth to discuss the film.

This episode features the second part of our interview with actor Christopher Murney.

Download Episode Now:

Buy Barton Fink on Blu-Ray
Buy Barton Fink the screenplay
Hear the first part of our Christopher Murney interview
Hear more of Adam Schartoff on Filmwax Radio

Score - Carter Burwell



  1. I awoke this morning with that Barton Fink feeling.....now I know why! Mundt is alive and well and living in Fargo. I hope I haven't missed your show on A Serious Man!!! Thanks again!!!

  2. Excellent podcast - who knew Barton Fink was a SJW?