Ep 188 // 20yr Film Retro: ‘Gladiator’

Premiere DateNov 13, 2020
00:00 Intro
00:59 START /// 20yr Film Retro: ‘Gladiator’
05:05 Did you see this when it came out or had you seen it before watching it this time?
06:25 What was your take on it at the time?
08:52 What’s your take on it now? How does it hold up 20 years later? Has it been influential?
12:48 Things that stood out then or stand out now / Performances
27:58 Have the people involved in the film been successful since then?
35:15 Do you think the movie will continue to stand the test of time?
37:25 Favorite Scenes (or elements)?
45:15 Favorite movies from 2000? /// END
55:08 “Shearer” (BTR Live Studio, 2020) Fetching Pails
58:40 Outro/credits
59:20 Finish.

We continue our film retro series, looking back 20 years to ‘Gladiator,’ winner of the Best Picture Academy Award for 2000.

And we also hear a live performance from Fetching Pails, recorded exclusively for BTRtoday.

Episode Credits:

  • Producer/Host: J. McVay
  • Contributors on Movies: Jacqueline Soller & Charles Hinshaw
  • Composer/Editor: Hansdale Hsu

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…