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SpyMaster Interview #13 - Rich Wilkes

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Agents Scott and Cam welcome xXx writer Rich Wilkes to the show to break down the process of launching Xander Cage onto the big screen. He also spills secrets about his work on films such as Airheads, The Dirt and Punk Like Me.

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Podcast artwork by Hannah Hughes.

066. x X x (2002)

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Agents Scott and Cam snowboard straight into the Xander Zone with the 2002 Vin Diesel blockbuster xXx.

Directed by Rob Cohen. Starring Vin Diesel, Asia Argento, Marton Csokas, Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Roof, Richy Muller and Werner Daehn.

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[Unlocked] Agents in the Field #1 - The Rock (1996)

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Agents Scott and Cam tag along with Sean Connery as he infiltrates Alcatraz prison in Michael Bay's smash hit The Rock.

Directed by Michael Bay. Starring Sean Connery, Nicolas Cage, Ed Harris, John Spencer, David Morse, William Forsythe, Michael Biehn, Vanessa Marcil, John C. McGinley, Gregory Sporleder and Tony Todd.

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065. The Parallax View (1974)

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Agents Scott and Cam, along with guest operative Scott Mendelson, film critic and box office analyst for Forbes, fill out applications for reprogramming while revisiting Alan J. Pakula's 1974 conspiracy thriller The Parallax View.

Directed by Alan J. Pakula. Starring Warren Beatty, Hume Cronyn, William Daniels, Paula Prentiss, Walter McGinn, Kelly Thordsen, Jim Davis and Earl Hindman.

Check out more of Scott Mendelson's work at Forbes, or follow him on Twitter.

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064. You Only Live Twice (1967)

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Agents Scott and Cam, along with guest operative Chris Hewitt, associate editor for Empire Magazine and host of the Empire Film Podcast, hop in Little Nellie and take a spin around Blofeld's volcano lair with the 1967 James Bond adventure You Only Live Twice. 

Directed by Lewis Gilbert. Starring Sean Connery, Akiko Wakabayashi, Mie Hama, Tetsurō Tanba, Teru Shimada, Karin Dor, Donald Pleasence, and Bernard Lee.

Check out more of Chris's work at Empire Online, or find The Empire Film Podcast wherever podcasts are available.

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Podcast artwork by Hannah Hughes.

 

SpyMaster Interview #12 - David Franzoni

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Agents Scott and Cam welcome Jumpin' Jack Flash writer David Franzoni to the show to discuss the 1986 Whoopi Goldberg comedy's fascinating early origins and significant evolution from script to screen. Plus, he reveals behind the scenes intel on writing and producing the 2000 Best Picture winner Gladiator, as well as working with Steven Spielberg on 1997's Amistad.

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Podcast artwork by Hannah Hughes.

063. Operation Crossbow (1965)

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Agents Scott and Cam infiltrate a top secret Nazi rocket facility with the WWII espionage thriller Operation Crossbow.

Directed by Michael Anderson. Starring Sophia Loren, George Peppard, Trevor Howard, John Mills, Richard Johnson, Tom Courtenay, Jeremy Kemp and Anthony Quayle.

Check out Bomb Site's interactive map of WWII London Blitz sites. 

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Podcast artwork by Hannah Hughes.

062. Spy Kids (2001)

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Agents Scott and Cam exclaim "Oh shiitake mushrooms!" while rocketing into adventure with Robert Rodriguez's 2001 family hit Spy Kids.

Directed by Robert Rodriguez. Starring Alexa Vega, Daryl Sabara, Antonio Banderas, Carla Gugino, Alan Cumming, Tony Shalhoub, Teri Hatcher, Cheech Marin, Robert Patrick and Danny Trejo.

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SpyMaster Interview #11 - Matt Charman

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Agents Scott and Cam welcome Oscar-nominated Bridge of Spies writer Matt Charman to the podcast to break down the 2015 film's journey from script to screen. Along the way he shares stories about working with Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks and the Coen Brothers, as well as reveals a few details about his upcoming directorial debut The Mothership starring Halle Berry.

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Podcast artwork by Hannah Hughes.

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