Tag Archives: Tom Hardy

Supercontext: Taboo, Season One


We discuss Tom Hardy’s television passion project and how he produced it with his father and a string of well-known storytellers. We also examine the show’s symbolic demonization of corporations and what that says about historical accuracy and our present understanding of modern economics.

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Supercontext: Lawless


While Lawless is a flawed film that’s not for everyone, it’s still one of our favorites. We go through some personal reconciliations while reviewing how John Hillcoat, Nick Cave and others made this true myth.

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