Best Cinematography (B&W) 1950

Calum and Chris discuss the 1950 nominees for Best Cinematography (Black & White), which were All About Eve (Milton Krasner), The Asphalt Jungle (Harold Rosson), The Furies (Victor Milner), Sunset Boulevard (John F. Seitz), and The Third Man (Robert Krasker). All About Eve: 02:37 – 22:28The Asphalt Jungle: 22:28 – 36:33The Furies: 36:33 – 50:50Sunset […]

Best Actress 1962 (with Eoin Daly)

Calum and Chris are joined by Eoin Daly to discuss the 1962 nominees for Best Actress, which were Anne Bancroft (The Miracle Worker), Bette Davis (What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?), Katharine Hepburn (Long Day’s Journey Into Night), Geraldine Page (Sweet Bird of Youth), and Lee Remick (Days of Wine and Roses). What Ever Happened […]

London Film Festival 2022

Calum and Chris report on some Oscar hopefuls at this year’s London Film Festival, featuring discussion of Boy From Heaven, Decision to Leave, Utama, and The Whale. The Whale: 03:22 – 18:59Utama: 18:59 – 23:46Boy From Heaven: 23:46 – 27:57Decision to Leave: 28:31 – 43:56

Best Director 1944

Calum and Chris discuss the 1944 nominees for Best Director, which were Alfred Hitchcock (Lifeboat), Henry King (Wilson), Leo McCarey (Going My Way), Otto Preminger (Laura), and Billy Wilder (Double Indemnity). Double Indemnity 03:27 – 16:50Laura: 16:50 – 30:04Lifeboat: 30:04 – 45:03Wilson: 45:03 – 58:20Going My Way: 58:20 – 1:13:52Listener Questions: 1:13:52 – 1:23:40Conclusions/Ranking: 1:23:40 […]

Best Actor 1972

Calum and Chris discuss the 1972 nominees for Best Actor, which were Marlon Brando (The Godfather), Michael Caine (Sleuth), Laurence Olivier (Sleuth), Peter O’Toole (The Ruling Class), and Paul Winfield (Sounder). Sleuth: 02:16 – 17:50The Ruling Class: 17:50 – 32:15Sounder: 32:15 – 46:31The Godfather: 46:31 – 1:07:53Listener Questions: 1:07:53 – 1:14:17Conclusions/Ranking: 1:14:17 – 1:28:53

Best Original Song 1974

Calum and Chris discuss the 1974 nominees for Best Original Song, which were “I Feel Love” from Benji, “Blazing Saddles” from Blazing Saddles, “Wherever Love Takes Me” from Gold, “Little Prince” from The Little Prince, and “We May Never Love Like This Again” from The Towering Inferno. Benji: 02:52 – 18:02Blazing Saddles: 18:02 – 32:52Gold: […]

Best Makeup 1989

Calum and Chris discuss the 1989 nominees for Best Makeup, which were The Adventures of Baron Munchausen, Dad, and Driving Miss Daisy. The Adventures of Baron Munchausen: 03:07 – 18:52Dad: 18:52 – 34:08Driving Miss Daisy: 34:08 – 52:36Listener Questions: 52:36 – 57:18Conclusions/Ranking: 57:18 – 1:06:08

Best Supporting Actress 1946

Calum and Chris discuss the 1946 nominees for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, which were Ethel Barrymore (The Spiral Staircase), Anne Baxter (The Razor’s Edge), Lilian Gish (Duel in the Sun), Flora Robson (Saratoga Trunk), and Gale Sondergaard (Anna and the King of Siam). The Spiral Staircase: 04:12 – 17:38Duel in the Sun: 17:38 […]

Best Cinematography 2015

Calum and Chris discuss the 2015 nominees for Best Cinematography, which were Carol (Edward Lachman), The Hateful Eight (Robert Richardson), Mad Max: Fury Road (John Seale), The Revenant (Emmanuel Lubezki), and Sicario (Roger Deakins). Carol: 03:13 – 17:04The Hateful Eight: 17:04 – 34:11Mad Max: Fury Road: 34:11 – 49:56Sicario 49:56 – 59:18The Revenant: 59:18 – […]

Best Supporting Actress 1996

Calum and Chris discuss the 1996 nominees for Best Supporting Actress, which were Joan Allen (The Crucible), Lauren Bacall (The Mirror Has Two Faces), Juliette Binoche (The English Patient), Barbara Hershey (The Portrait of a Lady), and Marianne Jean-Baptiste (Secrets and Lies). The Crucible: 02:50 – 17:08The Mirror Has Two Faces: 17:08 – 27:34The Portrait […]


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