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Little Gold Men

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Rank #196 in TV & Film category

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Little Gold Men is the inside story of Hollywood, from awards shows and red-carpet premieres to the hard work and whisper campaigns that get people there. Weekly episodes feature obsessive, expert conversations about the best of television and film, with special guest appearances from stars, creators, and critics. LGM also dives deep into Oscar history, and offers insight into all the other awards that make up Hollywood’s continual dash toward glitz and glory.

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Little Gold Men is the inside story of Hollywood, from awards shows and red-carpet premieres to the hard work and whisper campaigns that get people there. Weekly episodes feature obsessive, expert conversations about the best of television and film, with special guest appearances from stars, creators, and critics. LGM also dives deep into Oscar history, and offers insight into all the other awards that make up Hollywood’s continual dash toward glitz and glory.

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678 Ratings
Average Ratings
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35

I expected more

By Freeway Hart - May 22 2020
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I’m surprised this has the Vanity Fair stamp. The hosts are vapid. If I had a dollar for every time they said, “like” or “um”, I’d outgross Age of Ultron.

Broadway

By TeamAidan - Apr 02 2020
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Thank you for covering Broadway theatre impact-as a Broadway admin professional, it means a lot. Xo

iTunes Ratings

678 Ratings
Average Ratings
525
60
30
28
35

I expected more

By Freeway Hart - May 22 2020
Read more
I’m surprised this has the Vanity Fair stamp. The hosts are vapid. If I had a dollar for every time they said, “like” or “um”, I’d outgross Age of Ultron.

Broadway

By TeamAidan - Apr 02 2020
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Thank you for covering Broadway theatre impact-as a Broadway admin professional, it means a lot. Xo
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Little Gold Men

Latest release on Jul 09, 2020

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Little Gold Men is the inside story of Hollywood, from awards shows and red-carpet premieres to the hard work and whisper campaigns that get people there. Weekly episodes feature obsessive, expert conversations about the best of television and film, with special guest appearances from stars, creators, and critics. LGM also dives deep into Oscar history, and offers insight into all the other awards that make up Hollywood’s continual dash toward glitz and glory.

Rank #1: Backstage at the Oscars

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VF’s Hollywood Correspondent Rebecca Keegan has been on a fly on the wall backstage at the Oscars for years, and joins to share her stories from inside. Plus, our final Oscar predictions, for best director and best picture.

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Feb 24 2017

48mins

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Rank #2: The Big Oscar Season Problem No One Is Talking About

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New critics’ awards and the upcoming Golden Globes give us lots of Oscar buzz to discuss. But first, we address the situation with Casey Affleck, whose best actor campaign doesn’t seem hampered by sexual assault allegations...but should it be?

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Dec 08 2016

38mins

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Rank #3: How Andrew Garfield Learned to Stop Looking for Love in All the Wrong Places

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The star of Hacksaw Ridge and Silence addresses his viral Golden Globes moment, how he learned to handle fame, and what he learned about self-loathing from Mike Nichols. Plus a look at the Golden Globes winners and the latest in Oscar buzz.

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Jan 12 2017

48mins

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Rank #4: The Oscar Winner Butterfly Effect

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With a special guest appearance from Decider.com's Joe Reid, we look back at Oscar history to watch what would happen if, say, you took Kathy Bates's Oscar and gave it to Julia Roberts. Plus an examination of why the Oscars seem so allergic to comedies, even very good ones like The Nice Guys. 

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Jun 02 2016

42mins

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Rank #5: Is Wonder Woman Really the Best Superhero Movie Ever?

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Why the Rotten Tomatoes score doesn’t tell you everything about the latest DC Movie. Plus a look back at Cannes, and a conversation with The Crown star Claire Foy. 

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Jun 01 2017

1hr

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Rank #6: Game of Thrones Is Great, But What About Its Actors?

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With Mike and Richard both en route to the Cannes Film Festival, Katey enlists VF.com’s Hollywood writer, and podcast expert, Joanna Robinson as co-host, as the two discuss the week in Oscar news, the careers of the actors on Game of Thrones, and get into a debate about the 1997 Oscar race. Plus, a guest appearance from Jordan Hoffman, who can tell you everything you really need to know about Cannes, from the French teenagers begging for tickets to the place that serves the best kebabs on the Croisette.

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May 12 2016

51mins

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Rank #7: Do The Handmaid's Tale and Westworld Still Have What It Takes?

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The two high-profile prestige dramas are back, but can they hang on to the Emmys heat they had in their first seasons?

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Apr 26 2018

46mins

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Rank #8: The Best Movies and TV Shows of the Year So Far

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The team discusses the highlights of the year in film and television, which includes Okja, the new film from Bong Joon-ho now on Netflix that stars Tilda Swinton, Jake Gyllenhaal, and Steven Yeun, who joins us for an interview about the film. 

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Jun 29 2017

1hr

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Rank #9: What Happens When Awards Season and Politics Collide

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With Hollywood fired up and angrier than ever in the early days of the Trump administration, what does the next month of red carpets have in store? Plus, our interview with the filmmakers of the Oscar-nominated short documentary The White Helmets.

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Feb 02 2017

44mins

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Rank #10: Inside the 2017 Vanity Fair Hollywood Issue

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The annual tradition of gathering Hollywood’s best and brightest has continued with this year’s Hollywood Issue, and Vanity Fair’s executive west coast editor Krista Smith joins to give us a look behind the scenes of the biggest photo shoot of the year.  

See all of the past Hollywood Issue covers at: http://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/photos/2012/03/hollywood-cover-timeline-slideshow-201203

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Jan 26 2017

37mins

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Rank #11: Get Ready for Lin-Manuel Miranda to Dominate Oscar Season, Too

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This week we check in on new buzz surrounding Fences and the AFI Film Festival, then chalk up the awards chances of Netflix’s ultra-lavish new series The Crown. Finally, we accept the inevitable: Lin-Manuel Miranda is totally going to win an Oscar. 

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Nov 10 2016

36mins

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Rank #12: The Reese vs. Nicole Battle Begins

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Richard, Joanna, and Mike discuss the Emmy-destined Big Little Lies. Plus: Anne Hathaway's monster movie and a look at some Cannes hopefuls. 

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Apr 06 2017

46mins

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Rank #13: Why Some People Never Stop Chasing Oscars

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We welcome special guest David Sims, co-host of the Blank Check Podcast, to discuss Steven Spielberg's Oscar history and how he might win one more. Plus an early look at the Emmy best drama race.

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Mar 23 2017

46mins

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Rank #14: Yes, Viola Davis Is Going to Win an Oscar

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As voting deadlines for various critic’s groups loom, a number of movies have finally revealed themselves, most notably Fences—a slam-dunk Oscar win for Viola Davis, and a possible coronation of Denzel Washington as an actor-turned-director genius.

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Nov 24 2016

41mins

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Rank #15: La La Land Is Poised to Make Oscar History

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After winning a Directors Guild Award over the weekend, La La Land director Damien Chazelle seems ready to become the youngest best director Oscar winner in history. Can anything stop him? 

Plus, the annual Oscar nominee group photo:

http://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/2017/02/emma-stone-ryan-gosling-oscar-nominees-class-photo-2017

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Feb 09 2017

33mins

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Rank #16: The 50 Movies That Should Have Changed Hollywood History

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This week we’re joined by Slate’s Aisha Harris, co-author of The Black Film Canon, a piece that highlights the 50 best films by black directors - many of which you’ve probably never heard of, which is precisely why there needs to be a black film canon in the first place. From there we discuss the upcoming Tony Awards, which are not just about Hamilton, plus some pondering over the new miniseries O.J.: Made in America, which is airing on ABC but also eligible for the Oscars. 

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Jun 09 2016

42mins

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Rank #17: What’s Next for the Academy After Envelopegate?

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A dispatch from Rebecca Keegan on the Academy’s big meeting, a look at the Feud episodes all about the Oscars, and a moment to wonder if whitewashing has finally become bad business for Hollywood. 

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Mar 30 2017

58mins

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Rank #18: What Will Be This Year's Mad Max? Or Carol? We May Know Already

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This week we're joined by Indiewire's film editor Kate Erbland to run down this year's TriBeCa Film Festival, and we dig into new release The Huntsman: Winter's War, which stars one Oscar winner and therefore can't be ignored. Plus chatter about the Cannes Film Festival lineup and a debate about the most controversial Best Picture win of the last decade. 

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Apr 21 2016

58mins

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Rank #19: The Feud That Will Help You Survive Your Post-Oscars Hangover

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With Oscar voting in full swing, we discuss the results of the BAFTA awards and make a few last-minute pleas to voters. Then we get an advance look at the TV addiction of the spring, Ryan Murphy’s Feud. 

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Feb 16 2017

32mins

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Rank #20: Being an Oscar Nominee Isn’t as Hard as Climbing Everest, But It’s Close

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Room’s best director nominee Lenny Abrahamson joins us with a dispatch from the thick of awards season, where you have to be in shape to shake all those hands and to survive the buzz that says you’re never getting nominated— having an 8-year-old accomplice definitely helps. We also look at the careers of this year’s nominees and predict who will use their nomination to make the biggest career leap. In other words, get ready to see a lot more of Alicia Vikander and Brie Larson. Finally, we go big before we go home and predict, for the final time, the best actress winner.

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Feb 11 2016

47mins

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The Emmy Contenders Voters Can’t Ignore

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Making the case for the best of this years top Emmy contenders, plus conversations with two of them, Thandie Newton and Janelle Monae.

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Jul 09 2020

1hr 15mins

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New TV Shows and Movies Worth Staying In For

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A look at new releases Irresistible, Hamilton, Eurovision, and The Baby-Sitters Club. Plus, conversations with Better Call Saul star Bob Odenkirk and Unbelievable star Kaitlyn Dever.

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Jul 02 2020

1hr 16mins

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BONUS: Chris Evans and Michelle Dockery on Defending Jacob

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This episode was made in collaboration with Apple TV+. Hosts LaToya Ferguson and Joe Reid discuss the eight-part limited series, based on the novel by William Landay. Stars Chris Evans and Michelle Dockery also discuss their performances as parents caught in an impossible situation when their son is accused of a horrific crime.

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Jul 01 2020

45mins

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The Enduringly Cool Lesbian Classic You Can Watch For Free

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Yohana Desta shares what she learned from Cheryl Dunye, director of 1996's The Watermelon Woman, which is now free on Criterion Channel. Plus, a conversation with Succession star Jeremy Strong.

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Jun 25 2020

59mins

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There's No Easy Answer For What to Do With *Gone With The Wind*

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Vulture's Angelica Jade Bastien joins to discuss her essay on the 1939 blockbuster, and why it will never fully go away despite its many problems. Plus a look at the latest changes to awards season, plus interviews with *Curb Your Enthusiasm* star J.B. Smoove and *Run* star Merritt Wever.

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Jun 18 2020

1hr 28mins

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Do The Right Thing Said It All 30 Years Ago

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A look back at Spike Lee's generation-defining film, and its notorious Oscar snub. Plus, a look at the best films of the year so far, the black protest films to watch in addition to Do the Right Thing, and new releases The King of Staten Island and Spike Lee's own Da 5 Bloods. The episode also includes interviews with Emmy contenders James Corden and Damon Lindelof.

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Jun 11 2020

1hr 47mins

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Franklin Leonard and Tananarive Due on Why Hollywood Is Still So White, and What Might Change It

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The founder of the Blacklist joins to discuss the entertainment industry's response to the George Floyd protests, and who seems to actually be getting it right. And horror author and screenwriter Tananarive Due discusses the piece she wrote for Vanity Fair about her childhood experience with protests, what positive change she's seen in Hollywood, and why horror movies can be the perfect way to process the scary things happening in the real world.

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Jun 04 2020

1hr 13mins

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If Captain Picard Can’t Improve Your Quarantine, Maybe Jane Austen Can

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This week’s show features interviews with "Picard" star Patrick Stewart and "The Good Place’s" Janet, D’arcy Carden, as well as a look back at 1995’s Oscar-winning "Sense and Sensibility." 

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May 28 2020

1hr 30mins

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There Are Still Good New Movies Coming Out! Or You Could Also Rewatch Cabaret

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A look back at the 1972 Oscar winner, plus a look ahead at new releases Military Wives and The Trip to Greece. Plus, conversations with The Great star Nicholas Hoult and Hollywood star Patti LuPone.

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May 21 2020

1hr 30mins

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The Oscar-Winning Performance That's Legendary For All the Wrong Reasons

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We all know better now than to believe Marisa Tomei's Oscar win for My Cousin Vinny was the result of Jack Palance reading the wrong name. But is anyone giving enough credit to how brilliant she actually is? Plus, conversations with comedian and writer Julio Torres and with Watchmen composers Atticus Ross and Trent Reznor.

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May 14 2020

1hr 25mins

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How a Historic Oscar Season Led Andre Holland to The Eddy

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The star of the Netflix limited series was looking for the right project to work on with Damien Chazelle— and it took him to a fictional Paris jazz club. Plus, a look back at 1984’s best picture winner Amadeus.

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May 07 2020

1hr

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The Most Prescient Oscar Winner of All Time

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A look back at 1976's Network, which only feels more topical as the years go by. Plus a look at the legacy of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker and a conversation with Driveways star Hong Chau.

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Apr 30 2020

1hr 29mins

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The Best Picture Winner That Stood the Test of Time Better Than Anyone Predicted

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A look back at 1980's Ordinary People, plus a conversation with High Fidelity star Zoe Kravitz.

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Apr 23 2020

1hr 3mins

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There's Never a Wrong Time to Revisit Casablanca

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A look back at one of the best best picture winners of all time, plus a conversation with *Nailed It* host Nicole Byer and a look behind the scenes of our *Dune* exclusive.

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Apr 16 2020

1hr 7mins

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Laura Linney Is Not Surprised By How Dark She's Gotten on Ozark

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The Oscar, Tony, and Emmy nominee discusses the intense third season of her Netflix series. Plus a look at Quibi and Disney's release date shuffles, and a flashback to Singin' in the Rain.

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Apr 09 2020

1hr 10mins

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Little Gold Men Essentials: Sunset Boulevard

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Inside the making of the 1950 classic with Gloria Swanson’s close confidante, Wayne Lawson. Plus a look at how the Emmys and Tonys delays affect the awards seasons to come.

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Apr 02 2020

53mins

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The 1918 Flu Didn’t Kill Movie Theaters, But We Might Not Be So Lucky This Time

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A look at the past and our potential future, courtesy of guests Karina Longworth and David Ehrlich. Plus a new miniseries, the Little Gold Men Essentials!

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Mar 26 2020

1hr 11mins

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Coronavirus Changes Everything, Again

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A check in on Hollywood as the world shuts down, plus a conversation with The Plot Against America star Zoe Kazan.

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Mar 19 2020

1hr 10mins

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Coronavirus, SXSW, and What Might Happen Next

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Joanna was supposed to be on her way to SXSW, but now she, and thousands of people in Austin, are wondering just what the impact of the canceled festival will be—and how many more cancellations are still to come. Plus, a conversation with First Cow star John Magaro.

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Mar 12 2020

51mins

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Predicting the 2021 Oscars

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Because it's never too early—and after two years of failing to mention the eventual best picture winner, we have to start getting something right eventually.

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Mar 05 2020

1hr 18mins

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iTunes Ratings

678 Ratings
Average Ratings
525
60
30
28
35

I expected more

By Freeway Hart - May 22 2020
Read more
I’m surprised this has the Vanity Fair stamp. The hosts are vapid. If I had a dollar for every time they said, “like” or “um”, I’d outgross Age of Ultron.

Broadway

By TeamAidan - Apr 02 2020
Read more
Thank you for covering Broadway theatre impact-as a Broadway admin professional, it means a lot. Xo