Stand By Me with Leigh Whannell

Aug 19, 11:00 AM

Whannell co-created the Saw and Insidious franchises and recently directed the one-two punch of Upgrade and The Invisible Man and now he joins Vespe and Wampler to talk about Rob Reiner's Stand By Me and the Stephen King novella it is based on, The Body.

In this episode the boys are joined by writer/director/actor/producer/renaissance man Leigh Whannell and they break down Stand By Me. Did anyone have a run quite like Rob Reiner did in the 1980s? How different is the novella from the movie? Which of the four boys gives the best performance? What would you do if you were halfway across a train track and you heard the terrifying whistle behind you? All that and more can be found in this episode.