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Episode 63: Best Picture 2003: Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, Chicago, Gangs of New York, The Hours, The Pianist
March 25th, 2021 | Season 6 | 1 hr 39 mins
academy awards, adrian brody, chicago, chopin, daniel day-lewis, fantasy, film, fosse, gangs of new york, holocaust, leonardo dicaprio, lord of the rings, martin scorsese, meryl streep, movies, mrs. dalloway, musical, oscars, poland, the hours, the pianist, the two towers, tolkien, virginia woolf, warsaw, world war ii
While trying to convince Palmer that THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE TWO TOWERS is worth THE HOURS spent watching it, Tim discovers that the GANGS OF NEW YORK and CHICAGO have kidnapped famed mob boss, simply known as THE PIANIST. Another adventure awaits!
Episode 62: Best Picture 2013: Django Unchained, Les Miserables, Argo, Zero Dark Thirty, Life of Pi, Lincoln, Silver Linings Playbook, Amour, Beasts of the Southern Wild
March 4th, 2021 | Season 6 | 2 hrs 31 mins
academy award, amour, argo, beasts of the southern wild, best picture, django unchained, film, les miserables, life of pi, lincoln, movies, oscars, silver linings playbook, zero dark thirty
Tim & Palmer are back with the three's to discuss Django Unchained, Les Miserables, Argo, Zero Dark Thirty, Life of Pi, Lincoln, Silver Linings Playbook, Amour, Beasts of the Southern Wild.
January 10th, 2021 | Season 6 | 1 hr 56 mins
academy awards, best of 2020, birds of prey, city hall, emma, film, hamilton, harley quinn, i'm thinking of ending things, invisible man, movies, oscars, palm springs, soul, sound of metal, tenet, the devil all the time, trial of the chicago 7
Palmer and Tim are joined by Lisa from "I Love that Movie Podcast" to make the best of the 2020 film scene!
December 22nd, 2020 | Season 6 | 1 hr 15 mins
The annual Thought Bubble Audio Holiday Special is upon us again. This time, the hosts discuss the holiday (most likely a future classic), "Princess Switched: Switched Again."
Episode 60: Best Picture 1934: Lady for a Day, Little Women, State Fair, She Done Him Wrong, Smilin' Through, Cavalcade, 42nd Street, A Farewell to Arms, I am a Fugitive From a Chain Gang, The Private Life of Henry VIII
December 10th, 2020 | Season 6 | 1 hr 45 mins
1934, 42nd street, a farewell to arms, academy awards, best picture, cavalcade, i am a fugitive from a chain gang, lady for a day, little women, oscars, she done him wrong, smilin' through, state fair, the private life of henry viii
Best Picture Nominees 1934
Lady for a Day
She Done Him Wrong
A Farewell to Arms
I am a Fugitive From a Chain Gang
The Private Life of Henry VIII
Episode 59: Best Picture 1944: Casablanca, The More the Merrier, In Which We Serve, Madame Curie, Heaven Can Wait, The Ox-Bow Incident, The Song of Bernadette, The Human Comedy, For Whom the Bell Tolls, Watch on the Rhine
November 19th, 2020 | Season 6 | 1 hr 43 mins
1944, academy awards, best picture, casablanca, for whom the bell tolls, heaven can wait, in which we serve, madame curie, oscars, the human comedy, the more the merrier, the ox-bow incident, the song of bernadette, watch on the rhine
Obeying THE HUMAN COMEDY of listeners IN WHICH WE SERVE, Tim, Palmer, and MADAME CURIE (because THE MORE THE MERRIER) ask themselves FOR WHOM THE BELL TOLLS while singing THE SONG OF BERNADETTE and WATCH ON THE RHINE. Finding no answers, they go to Rick's Cafe in CASABLANCA to investigate THE OX-BOW INCIDENT because, after all, HEAVEN CAN WAIT.
October 29th, 2020 | Season 6 | 1 hr 4 mins
1954, academy awards, best picture, from here to eternity, julius caesar, oscars, roman holiday, shane, the robe
On ROMAN HOLIDAY searching for the tomb of JULIUS CAESAR, Tim and Palmer encounter SHANE who tells them that they can find THE ROBE FROM HERE TO ETERNITY.
Episode 57: Best Picture 1964: Cleopatra, America America, Lilies of the Field, Tom Jones, How the West Was Won
October 8th, 2020 | Season 6 | 18 mins 30 secs
1964, academy awards, america america, best picture, cleopatra, how the west was won, lilies of the field, oscars, tom jones
While touring AMERICA AMERICA hoping to learn HOW THE WEST WAS WON, Tim and Palmer come across a woman claiming to be CLEOPATRA reincarnated dueling TOM JONES in the LILIES OF THE FIELD.
Episode 56: Best Picture 1974: The Exorcist, American Graffiti, The Sting, A Touch of Class, Cries & Whispers
September 17th, 2020 | Season 6 | 1 hr 9 mins
1974, a touch of class, academy awards, american graffiti, best picture, cries & whispers, oscars, the exorcist, the sting
While adding A TOUCH OF CLASS to a building with some AMERICAN GRAFFITI during THE STING of the century, Palmer & Tim hear some CRIES & WHISPERS from none other than Father Merrin, a.k.a. THE EXORCIST. Shenanigans ensue.
Episode 55: Best Picture 1984: Terms of Endearment, The Right Stuff, The Big Chill, Tender Mercies, The Dresser
August 27th, 2020 | Season 6 | 1 hr 12 mins
1984, academy awards, best picture, oscars, tender mercies_, terms of endearment, the big chill, the dresser, the right stuff
Before THE BIG CHILL sets in on the set of THE DRESSER, Palmer sets out to right the new TERMS OF ENDEARMENT concerning his friendship with Tim, who reminds Palmer to factor in THE RIGHT STUFF a.k.a TENDER MERCIES.
Episode 54: Best Picture 1994: Schindler's List, The Fugitive, The Remains of the Day, The Piano, In the Name of the Father
August 6th, 2020 | Season 6 | 1 hr 21 mins
1994, academy awards, best picture, in the name of the father, oscars, schindler's list, the fugitive, the piano, the remains of the day
Palmer and Tim are back to discuss the 1994 Best Picture nominees! Following a viewing over SCHINDLER'S LIST, Palmer and Tim debate what to do with THE REMAINS OF THE DAY. Tim says play THE PIANO, but Palmer wants to reenact THE FUGITIVE ballroom scene IN THE NAME OF THE FATHER of comedy about that specific ballroom, John Mulaney.
Episode 53: Best Picture 2004: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Lost in Translation, Mystic River, Seabiscuit
July 16th, 2020 | Season 6 | 1 hr 22 mins
2004, academy awards, best picture, lost in translation, master and commander: the far side of the world, mystic river, oscars, seabiscuit, the lord of the rings: the return of the king
Palmer and Tim are back for the Best Picture of 2004! In this episode, they conclude the journey in Middle-Earth (in reverse) by dissecting THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RETURN OF THE KING. Unfortunately, a lot of it is LOST IN TRANSLATION for Palmer who takes SEABISCUIT down by the MYSTIC RIVER to reenact MASTER AND COMMANDER: THE FAR SIDE OF THE WORLD instead.
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Lost in Translation, Mystic River, Seabiscuit
Episode 52: Best Picture 2014: The Wolf of Wall Street, Gravity, American Hustle, 12 Years a Slave, Dallas Buyers Club, Her, Nebraska, Captain Phillips, Philomena
June 25th, 2020 | Season 6 | 2 hrs 10 mins
12 years a slave, academy rewind, american hustle, best picture, captain phillips, dallas buyers club, gravity, her, nebraska, oscars, philomena, the wolf of wall street
Palmer and Tim are back after the season break for the next round of Academy Rewind! This episode, they venture bravely into NEBRASKA discussing 12 YEARS A SLAVE with PHILOMENA and CAPTAIN PHILLIPS, all to find the elusive "HER." On their journey, they encounter THE WOLF OF WALL STREET outside the DALLAS BUYERS CLUB trying to sell GRAVITY in classic AMERICAN HUSTLE style.
Best Picture 2014: The Wolf of Wall Street, Gravity, American Hustle, 12 Years a Slave, Dallas Buyers Club, Her, Nebraska, Captain Phillips, Philomena
*This episode was recorded months prior to the Black Lives Matter movement currently igniting the United States, therefore, the conversation regarding "12 Years a Slave" does not touch upon the political or cultural climate of the country.
Episode 51: Best Picture 1935: It Happened One Night, The White Parade, Imitation of Life, One Night of Love, Cleopatra, The Gay Divorcee, The House of Rothschild, Flirtation Walk, Here Comes the Navy, The Thin Man, Viva Villa!, The Barretts of Wimpole
April 19th, 2020 | Season 5 | 1 hr 32 mins
academy awards, best picture 1935: it happened one night, cleopatra, flirtation walk, here comes the navy, imitation of life, movies, one night of love, oscars, the barretts of wimpole, the gay divorcee, the house of rothschild, the thin man, the white parade, viva villa!
Episode 50: Best Picture 1945: Gaslight, Double Indemnity, Wilson, Going My Way, Since You Went Away
March 29th, 2020 | Season 5 | 1 hr 19 mins
academy awards, double indemnity, gaslight, going my way, movies, oscars, since you went away, wilson
Tim tries to explain to Palmer that WILSON is not a volleyball, that DOUBLE INDEMNITY is better than single indemnity, and GOING MY WAY does not have the same meaning as SINCE YOU WENT AWAY, all the while under the glow of a GASLIGHT lamp.
Episode 49: Best Picture 1955: On the Waterfront, The Country Girl, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, Three Coins in a Fountain, The Caine Mutiny
March 8th, 2020 | Season 5 | 1 hr 13 mins
academy awards, film, hollywood, movies, on the waterfront, seven brides for seven brothers, the caine mutiny, the country girl, three coins in a fountain
While walking ON THE WATERFRONT with THE COUNTRY GIRL, on the way home from the wedding for SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS, Palmer & Tim toss THREE COINS IN THE FOUNTAIN in remembrance of THE CAINE MUTINY.