Knives Out by Rian Johnson Movie Special
We discuss the brand new murder mystery film Knives Out by writer-director Rian Johnson for our final episode of 2019. With a colourful cast, a clever puzzle and a tasteful balance between following and breaking genre conventions, Knives Out pains a modern murder mystery like no other. As acclaimed mystery writer Harlan Thrombey (Christopher Plummer) dies on the night of his 85th birthday, excessively Tennessean detective Benoit Blanc (Daniel Craig) is summoned to solve a case as the truth takes him for a joyride around present-day Massachusetts. We also speak with the film’s production designer David Crank on how the incredible sets of the film came together.