Joel and Ethan Coen have re-shaped the movie landscape since 1984’s Blood Simple. Robert Horton looks at the ways the Coens have used popular songs to energize their movies, with a jukebox tour that includes tunes from Raising Arizona, Fargo, and The Big Lebowski.

How did the movies treat the Beat movement? This episode looks at a few authentic cinematic experiments by the likes of Jack Kerouac and William S. Burroughs, intriguing projects inspired by the Beats, and shameless (sometimes hilarious) Hollywood cash-ins on the beatnik phenomenon.