This Year In ‘Happy Sad Confused’

Josh Horowitz gets nerdy and intimate with the biggest movie stars and filmmakers on the planet

We didn’t see this year coming, but we heard it from all sides. In Signal & Noise 2016, you’ll find the way we made sense out of all of that sound.

On “Happy Sad Confused,” Josh Horowitz gets nerdy and intimate with the biggest movie stars and filmmakers on the planet. Each and every week, you’ll hear in-depth, career-spanning conversations with everyone from Emma Stone and Hugh Jackman to Woody Allen and Quentin Tarantino. If you’ve ever wanted to know what it was like to get casual with A-listers like Anna Kendrick, Tom Hiddleston, or Kristen Stewart (all “HSC” regulars), then come on in and join Josh in the “Happy Sad Confused” studio.

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And here are a few of our favorite episodes from 2016:

Shia LaBeouf has had a banner year, and tells Josh all about it — plus, his changing priorities for his career, how he’s obsessed with chasing truth, why he considers himself a blue-collar actor, and whether he can imagine returning to a Transformers or Indiana Jones movie:

The legendary Warren Beatty, star of this year’s Rules Don’t Apply, visits the studio for a chat about his uneasy relationship with celebrity, including why he turned down such classics as The Godfather, Kill Bill, Boogie Nights, and Superman as well as his take on the state of politics and the film business today:

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Check out more from the year in music, culture, politics, and style in Signal & Noise 2016.