Rattling The Cage #2 – ‘Raising Arizona’ [Podcast]

The Movie: Raising Arizona (1987)

Let’s jump back to a classic of the Nic Cage canon, Raising Arizona. Not only does Cage become a live-action cartoon as H.I. McDunnough, matched only by an equally wild performance from Holly Hunter.

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Correction:

Dylan’s a dummy and mistakenly said Inside Man when he was actually talking about A Serious Man. And yet that’s still not the dumbest thing he said about Coen Brothers movies. Looking at you, Ladykillers defender.

Listen:

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Further Reading, Viewing, and Links:

  • Film School Rejects’ look forward to 2018 being Nic Cage’s biggest year yet – The Tao of Nicolas Cage: Is 2018 The Year Of Cage?
  • Emma Brockes interview with Cage for The Guardian, wherein he insists he is in on the joke
  • Caroline and Dylan‘s rankings of the Nicolas Cage movies on Letterboxd
  • Caroline’s look at the Southern Gothic for NetFlakes, particularly with regard to Bloodline
  • and this wild Serbian textbook, apparently featuring the McDunnoughs

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Caroline Diezyn is a podcast co-host and blogger at NetFlakes and Rattling the Cage, and a PhD student, writer, and artist in London, Ontario. You can find them on Letterboxd and Twitter.

Dylan Clark-Moore is a podcast creator and blogger at NetFlakes and Rattling the Cage. You can find him on Letterboxd, Instagram, and Twitter.

You can find Rattling the Cage on Facebook and Twitter.

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