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Hoopleheads: Episode 37 “Deadwood: The Movie” with Emily VanDerWerff
Deadwood: The Movie presents an overtly contrasting final message to the one it gave us over a decade ago, each finale borne of its political moment. Esther, Søren and Vox's Emily VanDerWerff discuss.
Hoopleheads: Episode 36 “Tell Him Something Pretty” with Harry Edmundson-Cornell
Deadwood concludes with "Tell Him Something Pretty," a challenging finale which refuses to give its scrappy underdogs any victory, moral or otherwise. Esther, Søren and Harry Edmunson-Cornell discuss.
Hoopleheads: Episode 35 “The Catbird Seat” with Ben Siler
"The Catbird Seat" releases the pressure valve on Season 3's tension as the town coalesces on one side of the thoroughfare, Hearst on the other. Esther, Søren discuss with special guest Ben Siler.
Hoopleheads: Episode 34 “A Constant Throb”
Hoopleheads Podcast: W. Earl Brown pens one of Deadwood's most focused episodes, "A Constant Throb," the thrust of which concentrates on Al regaining his faculties in his existential contest with George Hearst. Søren and Esther discuss.
Hoopleheads: Episode 33 “Amateur Night”
"Amateur Night" closes off several storylines as it consolidates its focus on broiling conflict between the camp and George Hearst. Esther and Søren discuss.
Hoopleheads: Episode 32 “Leviathan Smiles”
Hearst greedily chases new gold mining opportunities, Steve's horse-minding career comes to an end and the Earps arrive in Deadwood as "Leviathan Smiles." Søren and Esther discuss.