NMS Podcast 38: TGDD Press Conference 1987

In this final look back at Norman Mailer’s 1987 polarizing film Tough Guys Don’t Dance, host Justin Bozung unveils from the Mailer Archives a rarely-heard recording of the Mailer’s 1987 Cannes Film Festival Press Conference.   Here, Mailer encapsulates all of his views on cinema in discussion relating to his own film.  Alongside him, at the Cannes Festival are actress Deborah Sandlund, TGDD Producer Tom Luddy, and Cannon Films Exec Menahem Golan.

NMS Podcast 37: Death Is A Celebration: An Audio Documentary about Tough Guys Don’t Dance

Part 10 of 10

In this 10-hour re-broadcast, host Justin Bozung, alongside his co-host Aaron Graham, offer up a exhaustive scene-by-scene examination of Norman Mailer’s 1987 film, Tough Guys Don’t Dance.  In addition to exploring several of the key themes in both Mailer’s film and Mailer’s own 1984 novel of the same name, this detailed audio essay on Mailer’s aesthetic approach to cinema, Reaganism, hedonism, and existential dread also features commentaries by Mailer Archivist/Biographer J. Michael Lennon, and Mailer’s son John Buffalo Mailer. Additionally, further insights in this special are provided by Tough Guys Don’t Dance film actors: Frances Fisher, Stephan Morrow, John Synder, John Bedford-Lloyd, Wings Hauser as well as several of the crew members that worked under Mailer to produce this ever-polarizing work of cinematic art that blends Shakespeare with Film Noir and The Theatre of the Absurd on the big screen all at once.

NMS Podcast 36: Death Is A Celebration: An Audio Documentary about Tough Guys Don’t Dance

Part 9 of 10

In this 10-hour re-broadcast, host Justin Bozung, alongside his co-host Aaron Graham, offer up a exhaustive scene-by-scene examination of Norman Mailer’s 1987 film, Tough Guys Don’t Dance.  In addition to exploring several of the key themes in both Mailer’s film and Mailer’s own 1984 novel of the same name, this detailed audio essay on Mailer’s aesthetic approach to cinema, Reaganism, hedonism, and existential dread also features commentaries by Mailer Archivist/Biographer J. Michael Lennon, and Mailer’s son John Buffalo Mailer. Additionally, further insights in this special are provided by Tough Guys Don’t Dance film actors: Frances Fisher, Stephan Morrow, John Synder, John Bedford-Lloyd, Wings Hauser as well as several of the crew members that worked under Mailer to produce this ever-polarizing work of cinematic art that blends Shakespeare with Film Noir and The Theatre of the Absurd on the big screen all at once.

NMS Podcast 35: Death Is A Celebration: An Audio Documentary about Tough Guys Don’t Dance

Part 8 of 10

In this 10-hour re-broadcast, host Justin Bozung, alongside his co-host Aaron Graham, offer up a exhaustive scene-by-scene examination of Norman Mailer’s 1987 film, Tough Guys Don’t Dance.  In addition to exploring several of the key themes in both Mailer’s film and Mailer’s own 1984 novel of the same name, this detailed audio essay on Mailer’s aesthetic approach to cinema, Reaganism, hedonism, and existential dread also features commentaries by Mailer Archivist/Biographer J. Michael Lennon, and Mailer’s son John Buffalo Mailer. Additionally, further insights in this special are provided by Tough Guys Don’t Dance film actors: Frances Fisher, Stephan Morrow, John Synder, John Bedford-Lloyd, Wings Hauser as well as several of the crew members that worked under Mailer to produce this ever-polarizing work of cinematic art that blends Shakespeare with Film Noir and The Theatre of the Absurd on the big screen all at once.

NMS Podcast 34: Death Is A Celebration: An Audio Documentary about Tough Guys Don’t Dance

Part 7 of 10

In this 10-hour re-broadcast, host Justin Bozung, alongside his co-host Aaron Graham, offer up a exhaustive scene-by-scene examination of Norman Mailer’s 1987 film, Tough Guys Don’t Dance.  In addition to exploring several of the key themes in both Mailer’s film and Mailer’s own 1984 novel of the same name, this detailed audio essay on Mailer’s aesthetic approach to cinema, Reaganism, hedonism, and existential dread also features commentaries by Mailer Archivist/Biographer J. Michael Lennon, and Mailer’s son John Buffalo Mailer. Additionally, further insights in this special are provided by Tough Guys Don’t Dance film actors: Frances Fisher, Stephan Morrow, John Synder, John Bedford-Lloyd, Wings Hauser as well as several of the crew members that worked under Mailer to produce this ever-polarizing work of cinematic art that blends Shakespeare with Film Noir and The Theatre of the Absurd on the big screen all at once.

NMS Podcast 33: Death Is A Celebration: An Audio Documentary about Tough Guys Don’t Dance

Part 6 of 10

In this 10-hour re-broadcast, host Justin Bozung, alongside his co-host Aaron Graham, offer up a exhaustive scene-by-scene examination of Norman Mailer’s 1987 film, Tough Guys Don’t Dance.  In addition to exploring several of the key themes in both Mailer’s film and Mailer’s own 1984 novel of the same name, this detailed audio essay on Mailer’s aesthetic approach to cinema, Reaganism, hedonism, and existential dread also features commentaries by Mailer Archivist/Biographer J. Michael Lennon, and Mailer’s son John Buffalo Mailer. Additionally, further insights in this special are provided by Tough Guys Don’t Dance film actors: Frances Fisher, Stephan Morrow, John Synder, John Bedford-Lloyd, Wings Hauser as well as several of the crew members that worked under Mailer to produce this ever-polarizing work of cinematic art that blends Shakespeare with Film Noir and The Theatre of the Absurd on the big screen all at once.

NMS Podcast 32: Death Is A Celebration: An Audio Documentary about Tough Guys Don’t Dance

Part 5 of 10

In this 10-hour re-broadcast, host Justin Bozung, alongside his co-host Aaron Graham, offer up a exhaustive scene-by-scene examination of Norman Mailer’s 1987 film, Tough Guys Don’t Dance.  In addition to exploring several of the key themes in both Mailer’s film and Mailer’s own 1984 novel of the same name, this detailed audio essay on Mailer’s aesthetic approach to cinema, Reaganism, hedonism, and existential dread also features commentaries by Mailer Archivist/Biographer J. Michael Lennon, and Mailer’s son John Buffalo Mailer. Additionally, further insights in this special are provided by Tough Guys Don’t Dance film actors: Frances Fisher, Stephan Morrow, John Synder, John Bedford-Lloyd, Wings Hauser as well as several of the crew members that worked under Mailer to produce this ever-polarizing work of cinematic art that blends Shakespeare with Film Noir and The Theatre of the Absurd on the big screen all at once.

NMS Podcast 31: Death Is A Celebration: An Audio Documentary about Tough Guys Don’t Dance

Part 4 of 10

In this 10-hour re-broadcast, host Justin Bozung, alongside his co-host Aaron Graham, offer up a exhaustive scene-by-scene examination of Norman Mailer’s 1987 film, Tough Guys Don’t Dance.  In addition to exploring several of the key themes in both Mailer’s film and Mailer’s own 1984 novel of the same name, this detailed audio essay on Mailer’s aesthetic approach to cinema, Reaganism, hedonism, and existential dread also features commentaries by Mailer Archivist/Biographer J. Michael Lennon, and Mailer’s son John Buffalo Mailer. Additionally, further insights in this special are provided by Tough Guys Don’t Dance film actors: Frances Fisher, Stephan Morrow, John Synder, John Bedford-Lloyd, Wings Hauser as well as several of the crew members that worked under Mailer to produce this ever-polarizing work of cinematic art that blends Shakespeare with Film Noir and The Theatre of the Absurd on the big screen all at once.

NMS Podcast 30: Death Is A Celebration: An Audio Documentary about Tough Guys Don’t Dance

Part 3 of 10

In this 10-hour re-broadcast, host Justin Bozung, alongside his co-host Aaron Graham, offer up a exhaustive scene-by-scene examination of Norman Mailer’s 1987 film, Tough Guys Don’t Dance.  In addition to exploring several of the key themes in both Mailer’s film and Mailer’s own 1984 novel of the same name, this detailed audio essay on Mailer’s aesthetic approach to cinema, Reaganism, hedonism, and existential dread also features commentaries by Mailer Archivist/Biographer J. Michael Lennon, and Mailer’s son John Buffalo Mailer. Additionally, further insights in this special are provided by Tough Guys Don’t Dance film actors: Frances Fisher, Stephan Morrow, John Synder, John Bedford-Lloyd, Wings Hauser as well as several of the crew members that worked under Mailer to produce this ever-polarizing work of cinematic art that blends Shakespeare with Film Noir and The Theatre of the Absurd on the big screen all at once.

NMS Podcast 29: Death Is A Celebration: An Audio Documentary about Tough Guys Don’t Dance

Part 2 of 10

In this 10-hour re-broadcast, host Justin Bozung, alongside his co-host Aaron Graham, offer up a exhaustive scene-by-scene examination of Norman Mailer’s 1987 film, Tough Guys Don’t Dance.  In addition to exploring several of the key themes in both Mailer’s film and Mailer’s own 1984 novel of the same name, this detailed audio essay on Mailer’s aesthetic approach to cinema, Reaganism, hedonism, and existential dread also features commentaries by Mailer Archivist/Biographer J. Michael Lennon, and Mailer’s son John Buffalo Mailer. Additionally, further insights in this special are provided by Tough Guys Don’t Dance film actors: Frances Fisher, Stephan Morrow, John Synder, John Bedford-Lloyd, Wings Hauser as well as several of the crew members that worked under Mailer to produce this ever-polarizing work of cinematic art that blends Shakespeare with Film Noir and The Theatre of the Absurd on the big screen all at once.