Ep 94 // Correcting the Oscar Nominations (and our favs of 2018)

Premiere DateJan 25, 2019
00:00 Intro
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01:06 START /// J. McVay, Jacqueline Soller, & Charles Hinshaw share their thoughts on the Oscar nominations and their favorite films, performances, etc, of 2018
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01:28 Which movies surprised and disappointed you most in 2018?
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09:12 How surprising or expected were the Oscar nominations?
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11:52 Best Actress thoughts (is Olivia Colman really the lead of ‘The Favourite?’)
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20:44 Best Actor thoughts
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25:06 Best Supporting Actor thoughts (is Adam Driver really a supporting actor in ‘BlacKkKlansman?’)
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30:10 Best Supporting Actress thoughts (are Rachel Weisz and Emma Stone really supporting actors in ‘The Favourite?’)
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33:28 Best Original Screenplay thoughts
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38:10 Best Adapted Screenplay thoughts
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46:03 Best Director thoughts
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52:33 Best Picture thoughts
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60:27 Interesting/deserving/undeserving nominees in other categories
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66:30 Snubs in other categories
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70:24 Making up our own categories: Best Stunts / Most Unsettling The Entire Movie / Best Cameo / Best Use Of Voiceover / Best Use Of Real World Skills In A Performance
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73:50 Favorite scenes or moments in 2018 movies
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87:23 Final thoughts & trivia /// END
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99:19 "Outer Space" (BTR Live Studio, 2019) Liz Cooper and the Stampede
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105:20 Outro / Credits
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106:09 Finish.
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This week, J. McVay is joined by Jacqueline Soller and Charles Hinshaw for an extended conversation about the Academy Award nominations that were announced this week for films released in 2018. Additionally, they discuss some of their own film favorites from 2018 along the way.

And we’ll take an exclusive early listen to a performance by Nashville’s Liz Cooper and the Stampede, from their upcoming BTR Live Studio session.

Music composed by and show edited by 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…

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