How is it Now?
A nerdy couple: Jess, a professional dresser at the Chicago Shakespeare theater, and Trey, a freelance location audio mixer, talk about movies that have won awards and how they stand up now!
info_outline 19: One Flew over the Cuckoos Nest (1975) 11/24/2020
19: One Flew over the Cuckoos Nest (1975) This week on How is it Now? Jess and Trey have group on One Flew Over The Cuckoos Nest! This movie won awards for Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Director and Screenplay at the 1975 Academy Awards in 1976!
info_outline 17: The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) 11/10/2020
17: The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) This Week on How is it Now? Jess and Trey watch the other worst movie to win movie of the year, The Greatest Show on Earth! This movie won an Academy Award for Best Movie and Best Story at 1953 Academy Awards! Let's go to the Circus!
info_outline Patreon Exclusive: Beetlejuice Preview 11/03/2020
Patreon Exclusive: Beetlejuice Preview Hey we made a Patreon exclusive episode on one of the best movies of all time, Beetlejuice! It won Best Makeup at the 1989 Academy awards beating Rick Baker of American Werewolf fame! Get instant access to this episode and many other bonus episodes from the NintenDomain Network for $1 at:
info_outline 11: As Good as it Gets 09/29/2020
11: As Good as it Gets This week on How is it Now? Jess and Trey talk about As Good As it Gets and how Jack Nickolson's character would vote for Trump and how much better Helen Hunt Deserves. The movie won best actor and actress for 1998 Academy awards.
info_outline How is it Now? 10: Titanic 09/22/2020
How is it Now? 10: Titanic This week on How is it Now? Jess and Trey go deep on Titanic! Titanic won 11 Academy Awards in 1997! It won Movie of the Year, Film Editing, Sound Mixing, Sound Editing, Best Director, Best Song, Best Score, Visual Effects, Costumes, Art Direction, and Cinematography!
info_outline 7: The Dark Knight 09/01/2020
7: The Dark Knight Jess and Trey talk at greater lengths than normal about Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight. Trey talks all about his experience working on the movie and they both talk about how it holds up! It came out in 2008 and won Best Sound Editing and Best Supporting!
info_outline This week on The Dresser: Jess talks to Emily Rohm 06/30/2020
This week on The Dresser: Jess talks to Emily Rohm Jess and Emily talk Beauty and the Beast, Ride the Cyclone, and Mary Poppins. It's a Rachel Rockwell/Theresa Ham trifecta of Awesome!!!
info_outline This week on The Dresser: Jess talks to Amy Montgomery! 06/30/2020
This week on The Dresser: Jess talks to Amy Montgomery! They Discuss She Stoops to Conquer designed by Aly Amedei and Mamma Mia designed by Matt Guthier. Other topics include: Merry Wives of Windsor and the garter hook song, a variation of the pit pad song, and Troilus and Cressida, of which there are almost no pictures on the internet.
info_outline This week on The Dresser: Jess talks to Nate Burger 06/02/2020
This week on The Dresser: Jess talks to Nate Burger Jess and Nate talk about The Liar at Writers Theatre designed by Rachel Healy and Heir Apparent at Chicago Shakespeare designed by David Woolard. Finally breaking the Ana Kuzmanic streak (although Nate has never been in a show designed by her soooo). Also they discuss a bunch of junk unrelated to costumes but related to their friendship. And Life. and whatever.
info_outline This week on The Dresser: Jess talks with Bri Sudia 05/23/2020
This week on The Dresser: Jess talks with Bri Sudia Jess and Bri discuss Pericles, Sweeney Todd, and Wonderful Town. Costumes designed by Nan Cibula-Jenkins, Theresa Ham and Ana Kuzmanic (AGAIN!!!!!)
info_outline This week on The Dresser: Jess talks with Al Silber 05/18/2020
This week on The Dresser: Jess talks with Al Silber Al Silber and Jess discuss Fiddler on the Roof and Camelot. Al Tells amazing backstage stories! Costumes mentioned are designed by: Ana Kuzmanic, Fabio Toblini, Kendra Rai, and Catherine Zuber.
info_outline This Week on The Dresser: Jess talks with Heidi Kettenring 05/18/2020
This Week on The Dresser: Jess talks with Heidi Kettenring Jess and Heidi discuss their favorite of Heidi's costumes as well as must have makeups and dressing room items!
info_outline 59: Where and how well does Picard Boldly go? 03/30/2020
59: Where and how well does Picard Boldly go? On this Episode of Drunk Monday, Jess and Trey plug into the Borg Cube and warp all the way to the cybernetic planet to bring you the ultimate Spoilercast send off to Star Trek Picard! Does it boldly go? Does it suck? Do androids dream of electric sheep? Find out right here!
info_outline 58: 5th Annual Drunk Oscar Commentary!!! 02/12/2020
58: 5th Annual Drunk Oscar Commentary!!! On this episode of Drunk Monday, Jess and Trey have some drinks and talk about the Oscars during the Oscars! Listen to them react to all the upsets, triumphs, and jokes about how white the nominees are! Parasite 1917 Ford V Ferrari Knives Out Avengers EndGame Marriage Story Little Women The IrishMan Joker JoJo Rabbit Once upon a time in Hollywood
info_outline 57: Japan Honeymoon Part 2 11/25/2019
57: Japan Honeymoon Part 2 On this episode of Drunk Monday, Jess and Trey talk more about their trip to Japan. Recorded on location in Japan! Music: This is Halloween (Japanese) Totoro Theme Believe (One Piece intro 2) Smile for freedom Mentions: Tokyo Disneyland Star Wars Star Tours Haunted Mansion Pirates of the Caribbean I's a Small World Pooh's Honey Hunt Ben Fiddich Yodabashi Camera Studio Ghibli Museum Nakano Broadway Robot Robot Mandrake Shibuya Scramble Square Cafe Big Echo Karaoke Teamlab Borderless Shin Udon Golden Gai One Piece Tokyo Tower