Episode 32: 30th Anniversary of Michael Mann’s MANHUNTER with Special Guest Charles de Lauzirika


Photo by Carlee Baker.
This year marks the 30th anniversary of Frank’s all time favorite film, Michael Mann’s MANHUNTER.  Frank is joined with returning guest, Charles de Lauzirika who produced Ridley Scott’s home video releases of everything from BLADE RUNNER to THE COUNSELOR to THE MARTIAN and the ALIEN QUADRILOGY.  Everyone who owns the ALIEN QUADRILOGY and the silver BLADE RUNNER briefcase, thank Charlie he was a producer and consultant on it, from the packaging to the menu navigation, supplements.  Anyway, Frank and Charlie gush about their love for MANHUNTER, and speak about the other films, novels, the HANNIBAL TV show, and the Shout Factory MANHUNTER release.  Please check out our previous chat with Charlie here.



PTS Presents Artisan Workbench with Charles de Lauzirika


11868891_10205164144759454_699480487_nPodcasting Them Softly is extremely excited to present a chat with four-time Saturn Award winner Charles de Lauzirika. Charles is one of the home video market’s most sought after producers of exclusive behind the scenes content, having worked with an insane roster of filmmakers including Ridley and Tony Scott, Jean-Pierre Jeunet, James Cameron, Michael Bay, the Coen brothers, and David Fincher, just to name a few. He’s also an emerging writer/director, having completed his feature debut, the indie thriller CRAVE, back in 2012. A massive movie buff with an encyclopedic knowledge of cinema, it was a blast getting a chance to talk with him, and we hope you enjoy!