Episode 465 – Mafia Mamma Interviews, Star Wars Celebration, Super Mario Bros. & More

Mafia Mamma Interviews, Star Wars Celebration, Super Mario Bros. & More

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Quick Rundown (Time are approximate due to potential ad placement.):

  • Mafia Mamma Interviews at 2:30
  • The Super Mario Bros. Movie at 22:55
  • Max Streaming Service Rebranding News – The Penguin First Look, Harry Potter series, Game of Thrones prequel spinoff & more News at 32:13
  • Star Wars Celebration 2023 News & Notes – Ahsoka trailer, Skeleton Crew, Acolyte, Visions Volume 2 trailer & more News at 42:46
  • The Continental Trailer Talk at 51:38


In the mood for some Italian? You’ve found the right show that’s a feast for your eyes! We’re talking to the director and a member of the cast of Bleecker Street’s Mafia Mamma. Hear from director Catherine Hardwicke and Monica Bellucci (Bianca) about this fish out of water story of a woman who inherits the top seat of her family’s mafia empire. Find out how this movie is just as much about women empowering women, how they captured the authenticity of Italy and much more. SEE MAFIA MAMMA IN THEATERS NOW FROM BLEECKER STREET! There were some other BIG things happening this week! Hear our SPOILER FILLED review of The Super Mario Bros. Movie from Illumination, for starters. We also break down all of the big announcements from Star Wars Celebration 2023 including the Ahsoka trailer, Acolyte news, Skeleton Key, the return of Daisy Ridley as Rey and a Mando centric movie. We also had the Max streaming merger reveal which led to a ton of news. Get a breakdown of The Penguin series first look, our thoughts on the Harry Potter series news, another new Game of Thrones spinoff and some other big announcements. We even managed to squeeze in a quick thought about the John Wick prequel series The Continental, which dropped it’s first teaser. Mama Mia, that’s a spicy meatball of a show!