Series 4 of Agony Art is coming to a close, and in this final episode we're teaching you to love dogs, be a good grandparent, and give constructive feedback. Who would have thought we could do all that just by talking about Kelis, Stephen King and Succession?

Here's all the art we recommended.

(Art we only mentioned in passing, and never intended as a problem-solving recommendation, is in italics.)

Underlined items are this week's top picks from each of our presenters. If you're only going to try one of the pieces of art we mentioned, try these ones first.


  • The Black Veil - Rick Moody
  • The Infinite Jest - David Foster Wallace
  • Cold, Quiet Country - Clayton Lindemuth
  • Modern Japanese Short Stories - Ivan Morris et al
  • Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway - Susan Jeffers
  • Matchstick Men - Eric Garcia
  • Carrie - Stephen King
  • Cujo - Stephen King

Films / TV
  • Die Hard
  • Braveheart
  • The Apprentice
  • Band of Brothers
  • Masters of the Air
  • The Pacific
  • There Will Be Blood
  • Succession
  • Robin Hood
  • Star Wars
  • Game of Thrones
  • The Shining
  • Cliffhanger
  • Lord of the Rings
  • Matchstick Men
  • Cujo
  • Kath & Kim
  • Family Guy



We are currently unaware of any errors made in this episode. That doesn't mean we didn't make any - just that they haven't been spotted yet.

Picture above from Cujo © Warner Bros
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