The Best Picture Winners: Chariots of Fire (1981)

The Best Picture Winners: Chariots of Fire (1981)

Merry Christmas, everyone! So, as you know, Oscar’s 90th birthday is just around the corner and to celebrate, every other day from now through March 4th, I will be taking a look at each and every film selected for his top award – the good, the bad and the sometimes not-so deserving. In general, there […]

| December 24, 2017
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The Best Picture Winners: Ordinary People (1980)

The Best Picture Winners: Ordinary People (1980)

Oscar’s 90th birthday is just around the corner and to celebrate, every other day from now through March 4th, I will be taking a look at each and every film selected for his top award – the good, the bad and the sometimes not-so deserving. For the second year in a row, the Academy voters […]

| December 22, 2017
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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #23: Star Wars, Episode VIII: The Last Jedi (2017)

The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #23: Star Wars, Episode VIII: The Last Jedi (2017)

Doug and Jerry take a special trip to a galaxy far, far away to discuss Rian Johnson’s Star Wars Episode VIII:The Last Jedi. A warning: we are both lifelong Star Wars fans and we both loved it. SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! SPOILERS! […]

| December 21, 2017
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The Best Picture Winners: Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

The Best Picture Winners: Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

Oscar’s 90th birthday is just around the corner and to celebrate, every other day from now through March 4th, I will be taking a look at each and every film selected for his top award – the good, the bad and the sometimes not-so deserving. God love The Academy for trying to stay topical. Between […]

| December 20, 2017
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The Best Picture Winners: The Deer Hunter (1978)

The Best Picture Winners: The Deer Hunter (1978)

Oscar’s 90th birthday is just around the corner and to celebrate, every other day from now through March 4th, I will be taking a look at each and every film selected for his top award – the good, the bad and the sometimes not-so deserving. Hollywood did not begin to deal with the Vietnam War […]

| December 18, 2017
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The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #22: It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)

The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #22: It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)

In the spirit of the Christmas season, Jerry and Doug swing into Bedford Falls for some affirmation and good will when we discuss Frank Capra’s masterpiece from 1946, ‘It’s A Wonderful Life’.

| December 17, 2017
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The Best Picture Winners: Annie Hall (1977)

The Best Picture Winners: Annie Hall (1977)

Oscar’s 90th birthday is just around the corner and to celebrate, every other day from now through March 4th, I will be taking a look at each and every film selected for his top award – the good, the bad and the sometimes not-so deserving. Nineteen Seventy-Seven is forever linked with George Lucas’ seminal space […]

| December 16, 2017
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Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi (2017)

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Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi (2017)

At this point, the last two things that you might expect a Star Wars movie to be are unexpected and unpredictable.  After ten theatrical features, you might imagine that you could call every twist and turn; every fiber of this saga seems to have been mined until the surprises are long gone.  It is refreshing […]

| December 15, 2017
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