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.
February 23rd, 2020 | Season 5 | 1 hr 28 mins
academy awards, becket, broadway, dr. strangelove, mary poppins, movies, my fair lady, oscars, zorba the greek
MARY POPPINS descends from the clouds to direct a community theatre production of MY FAIR LADY starring Palmer, Tim, DR. STRANGELOVE, BECKET, and ZORBA THE GREEK. It's wild.
February 12th, 2020 | 3 hrs 17 secs
academy awards, movies, oscars, parasite
Tim and Palmer are joined by Lisa and Scott to discuss the 2020 Academy Award winners!
Episode 46: Best Picture 1975: The Godfather Part II, Chinatown, The Conversation, The Towering Inferno, Lenny
February 2nd, 2020 | Season 5 | 1 hr 7 mins
1975, academy awards, best picture, chinatown, lenny, movies, oscars, the conversation, the godfather part ii, the towering inferno
While getting food in CHINATOWN with LENNY, Palmer wants to have "THE CONVERSATION" about how Vitto Corleone from THE GODFATHER PART II is a real person and is responsible for THE TOWERING INFERNO.
Episode 45: Best Picture 1985 (with Scott!): Amadeus, A Passage to India, The Killing Fields, A Soldier's Story, Places in the Heart
January 19th, 2020 | Season 5 | 1 hr 29 mins
a passage to india, a soldier's story, academy awards, amadeus, movies, oscars, places in the heart, the killing fields
Palmer and Tim's are interrupted by Scott with news of A SOLDIER'S STORY. Finding PLACES IN THE HEART they didn't know existed through the story, Palmer and Tim set off on A PASSAGE TO INDIA to learn the secrets of the great AMADEUS.
Episode 43: Best Picture 1995: Forrest Gump, The Shawshank Redemption, Pulp Fiction, Quiz Show, Four Weddings and a Funeral
December 15th, 2019 | Season 5 | 1 hr 7 mins
academy awards, forrest gump, four weddings and a funeral, morgan freeman, movies, oscars, pulp fiction, quiz show, shawshank redemption, the shawshank redemption, tom hanks
While going to FOUR WEDDINGS AND A FUNERAL, Palmer and Tim run into FORREST GUMP who invites them onto a QUIZ SHOW that only asks questions about PULP FICTION and THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION. Challenge accepted.
November 17th, 2019 | Season 5 | 1 hr 31 mins
academy awards, finding neverland, million dollar baby, movies, oscars, ray, sideways, the aviator
While hanging out with RAY, Palmer and Tim enlist the help of THE AVIATOR in the hope of FINDING NEVERLAND. His price is a MILLION DOLLAR BABY, but all they can offer is a SIDEWAYS glance.
Episode 41: Best Picture 2015: Whiplash, American Sniper, Birdman, The Grand Budapest Hotel, The Imitation Game, Selma, The Theory of Everything, Boyhood
October 27th, 2019 | Season 5 | 1 hr 29 mins
academy awards, american sniper, birdman, boyhood, movies, oscars, selma, the grand budapest hotel, the imitation game, the theory of everything, whiplash
Palmer and Tim get WHIPLASH while flying through the air with BIRDMAN in SELMA on their way to THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL discussing THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING and playing THE IMITATION GAME. Getting bored, they switch the subject to how the BOYHOOD of the famous AMERICAN SNIPER helped him conquer his demons.