Oscar Podcast Preview: 2010, When The King’s Speech Beat The Social Network (I’m devastated by that)
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Oscar Podcast Preview: 2010, When The King’s Speech Beat The Social Network (I’m devastated by that)

Some movies are symphonies. The Godfather comes to mind. Some movies are jazz. John Coltrane…

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New Oscar Podcast Posted
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New Oscar Podcast Posted

Oscar Podcast Preview – Who Wants to be a Millionaire?
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Oscar Podcast Preview – Who Wants to be a Millionaire?

Oscar Podcast Preview – When No Country for Old Men Couldn’t Lose
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Oscar Podcast Preview – When No Country for Old Men Couldn’t Lose

“He’s a psychopathic killer but so what.” “You seem like a man who wouldn’t want…

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Dreamgirls and Robert Altman, the “Alternative Oscars” from 2006 by Ben Zuk
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Dreamgirls and Robert Altman, the “Alternative Oscars” from 2006 by Ben Zuk

In anticipation of the 2006 flashback podcast, Ben Zuk has written in ruminating on that…

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Oscar Podcast Preview: 2005 – Oscar’s Unforgettable Year, Brokeback Mountain Loses to Crash
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Oscar Podcast Preview: 2005 – Oscar’s Unforgettable Year, Brokeback Mountain Loses to Crash

The morning after Brokeback Mountain lost I got an email from a reader, a very…

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Oscar Podcast Preview: 2004 – The Last Game Changer, Million Dollar Baby
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Oscar Podcast Preview: 2004 – The Last Game Changer, Million Dollar Baby

The interesting thing about 2004 is that two things happened that year. The first, the…

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Oscar Podcast Preview – Return of the King Clean Sweeps
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Oscar Podcast Preview – Return of the King Clean Sweeps

2003 was the year Peter Jackson, and his collaborators, finally collected gold on their Middle…

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Oscar Podcast Preview: 2002, Chicago Barely Beats The Pianist
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Oscar Podcast Preview: 2002, Chicago Barely Beats The Pianist

Now that this year’s Oscar season has been put to bed we’re going to be…

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Oscar Podcast Preview 2001 – A Beautiful Mind and Halle and Denzel
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Oscar Podcast Preview 2001 – A Beautiful Mind and Halle and Denzel

2001 will always be remembered as the year the first black actress won in the…

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