Ep 146 // Oscar Nominations + 2019 Film Favorites

Premiere DateJan 24, 2020
00:00 Intro
01:09 START /// Oscar Nominations + 2019 Film Favorites / most surprising & disappointing films of 2019
05:40 How surprised or expected were these nominations?
07:30 Best Actress
12:45 Best Actor
17:15 Best Supporting Actor
22:25 Best Supporting Actress
26:05 Best Original Screenplay
28:25 Best Adapted Screenplay
33:55 Best Director
39:30 Best Picture
49:37 Other categories
55:08 Suggested categories: Best Choreography/Stunts, Best Use of Pre existing Music, Best First Feature
58:12 Favorite scenes or moments from movies in 2019
63:30 Underrated movies from 2019
69:00 Final thoughts and trivia
81:27 Looking ahead to 2020 releases / wrapping up /// END
84:30 "No Loitering" (BTR Live Studio, 2020) proper.
88:27 Outro / Credits
89:19 Finish.

J. McVay, Jacqueline Soller, and Charles Hinshaw discuss the Academy Award nominations that were announced last week for films released in 2019. Additionally, they’ll be discussing some of their own film favorites from 2019 along the way.

And we’ll take an exclusive early listen to a performance by Brooklyn band proper., from their upcoming BTR Live Studio session.

Music composed by and show edited by Hansdale Hsu. Joe Virgillito is our associate producer.

J. McVay’s Top 10 Films of 2019:

  1. Parasite
  2. High Life
  3. Blowin’ Up
  4. Portrait of a Lady on Fire
  5. Aniara
  6. Uncut Gems
  7. Marriage Story
  8. Knives Out
  9. The Farewell
  10. The Irishman

Jacqueline’s Top 10 Films of 2019:

  1. Jojo Rabbit
  2. Parasite
  3. Portrait of a Lady on Fire
  4. 1917
  5. Avengers: Endgame
  6. Knives Out
  7. Midsommar
  8. The Farewell
  9. The Last Black Man In San Francisco
  10. Booksmart

Charles’ Top 10 Films of 2019:

  1. Portrait of a Lady on Fire
  2. Midsommar
  3. John Wick 3: Parabellum
  4. 1917
  5. A Hidden Life
  6. The Farewell
  7. Good Boys
  8. Maiden
  9. Brittany Runs A Marathon
  10. Charlie Says
Host J. McVay
J grew up down in Louisiana and Texas before moving to NYC for college. After college, he decided to stick around, working in film and television production for well over a decade. He came to BTR in 2011 when he…

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