Little Gold Men by Vanity Fair

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.

TV & Film
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Inside the Oscars Where Everyone's a Winner
56 min
202
The Thrills, and Oscar Hopes, of Widows
Widows director Steven McQueen joins for a conversation about his twisty but thoughtful thriller. Plus a look at the supporting races and what to make of Green Book.
51 min
203
How Political Will This Oscar Season Get?
60 min
204
Can Anyone Beat Bradley Cooper?
51 min
205
Can Suspiria and Bohemian Rhapsody Claw Their W...
43 min
206
The Box Office Matters for Oscars, But How Much?
62 min
207
A Star Is Born Needs a Best Picture Competitor,...
63 min
208
This Week We Find Out If A Star Is Born Is Real...
56 min
209
John C. Reilly On His Best Duos
63 min
210
Is Toronto's Surprising Big Winner Now an Autom...
59 min
211
Live from the Toronto Film Festival
36 min
212
What We've Learned So Far From Festival Season
A look back at the biggest titles from Telluride and Venice, and a look ahead at Toronto.
43 min
213
How Monica Lewinsky Became an Emmy Nominee
60 min
214
How Summer Movie Season Got Good Again
62 min
215
The Good and Bad of the Popular Film Oscar
48 min
216
Have the Oscars Made a Huge Mistake?
42 min
217
MoviePass Was Too Good to Be True
43 min
218
Your Guide to the Fall Festival Season
35 min
219
Inside the Escapist Joy of Mamma Mia: Here We G...
73 min
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Explaining the Emmy Nominations
36 min
221
The Women Behind Two of the Year's Best Films
54 min
222
The Emmy Contenders Giving Us Hope
67 min
223
Judd Apatow Feels "Very Sad" For His Old Friend...
76 min
224
Mandy Moore Was At a "Low Point" Before This Is...
46 min
225
BONUS EPISODE: An In-Depth Conversation About T...
43 min
226
Claire Danes Explains How Homeland Keeps Predi...
67 min
227
The Best Movies of 2018 So Far
52 min
228
One of the Year's Best Movies Comes to HBO This...
48 min
229
When Will The Star Wars Universe Start Having M...
63 min
230
How Lena Waithe Wound Up on *Dear White People*
51 min
231
John Legend on Jesus Christ Superstar
46 min
232
Do The Handmaid's Tale and Westworld Still Have...
43 min
233
Why Cannes and Netflix Went to War
28 min
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Guillermo del Toro on the "Heart of Darkness" T...
47 min
235
Why Don't These Perfectly Good Movies Have Any ...
31 min
236
Can Cannes Save Cinema?
41 min
237
2019 Oscar Predictions (Yes, Really)
58 min
238
All the Buzz Out of SXSW
35 min
239
The Oscars: What You Didn't See on TV
37 min
240
BONUS EPISODE: The Day-After Oscars Explainer
49 min
241
Final Oscar Predictions, Part 2
37 min
242
Final Oscar Predictions, Part 1
30 min
243
Could Titanic Still Win Best Picture Today?
51 min
244
The Case for Dunkirk to Win Best Picture
39 min
245
The Most Surprising Awards Season Stories
43 min
246
Willem Dafoe's Road from Experimental Theater t...
63 min
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Explaining the 2018 Oscar Nominations
37 min
248
Final Oscar Nomination Predictions
52 min
249
The Golden Globes Took Away the One Oscar Front...
31 min
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Predicting the Golden Globes Winners
35 min
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Lesley Manville and Jamie Bell, In Conversation
36 min
252
The Backlash to the Star Wars Backlash
35 min
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What the SAG Award Nominations Mean, and What ...
60 min
254
The One Oscar Frontrunner Everyone Can Agree On
36 min
255
The First Awards of Awards Season Are Here
45 min
256
Is Meryl Streep About to Crash the Oscar Race?
33 min
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Inside the First Oscars Event of the Season
53 min
258
The Day Disney Blinked
49 min
259
The New Scandal Rocking Awards Season
47 min
260
The Most Wide-Open Oscar Race in Recent Memory
49 min
261
The Secret Weapon of the Best Movie on Netflix
56 min
262
Harvey Weinstein and the Week That Changed Hol...
37 min
263
How Far Can Blade Runner 2049 Go?
38 min
264
What Makes Oscar Buzz Last?
41 min
265
Wrapping Up the Emmys and the Toronto Film Fest...
50 min
266
Live from Inside the Toronto Film Festival
42 min
267
What We Learned About the Oscars at Telluride
35 min
268
What to Expect as Festival Season Begins
32 min
269
Are These The Funniest Movies Ever Made?
64 min
270
How Can Game of Thrones Stick the Landing?
40 min
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Carrie Coon's Amazing Five Years
53 min
272
Which Oscar-Winner Deserves a Comeback?
27 min
273
The Curious Case of Ben Affleck’s Post-Oscar Ca...
41 min
274
Can Dunkirk Hang In Through Oscar Season?
46 min
275
The Emmy Nominations, Explained
30 min
276
A Hot Summer Afternoon Spent With Alec Baldwin
22 min
277
The Best Movies and TV Shows of the Year So Far
57 min
278
An Emmy Nominations Preview?
58 min
279
Summer’s Feel-Good Indie Hit Is Almost Here
48 min
280
The Hollywood Events Even Crazier than Oscar N...
53 min
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Is Wonder Woman Really the Best Superhero Movie...
57 min
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The Triumphant Return of Twin Peaks
45 min
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Anthony Michael Hall's Stranger-than-Fiction H...
43 min
284
God Bless Goldie Hawn
29 min
285
Are Horror Movies Awards Bait Now?
45 min
286
What Oscar Isaac and Christian Bale Like So Muc...
41 min
287
What It's Like to Have Someone Play You on TV
A conversation with Rebecca Skloot and Rose Byrne, who plays Rebecca Skloot in HBO's The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. Plus a look at this season of The Leftovers and the Tribeca Film Festival.
48 min
288
No One Makes Movies Like These Anymore…. Except...
The director of Lost City of Z joins to discuss the passion (and possibly insanity) that drove him from New York City’s outer boroughs to the Bolivian jungle, and why he was so happy to come back.
51 min
289
The Reese vs. Nicole Battle Begins
Richard, Joanna, and Mike discuss the Emmy-destined Big Little Lies. Plus: Anne Hathaway's monster movie and a look at some Cannes hopefuls.
42 min
290
What’s Next for the Academy After Envelopegate?
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.
55 min
291
Why Some People Never Stop Chasing Oscars
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.
43 min
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The Movie That Proves Charlize Theron Can Do An...
Fresh from SXSW, Joanna Robinson reveals which films to look forward to, and even a few with Oscar buzz! Plus discussion of Get Out, Personal Shopper, and Beauty and the Beast.
37 min
293
It’s Never Too Early to Predict the 2018 Oscars
Decider’s Joe Reid joins us to share his 2018 Oscar predictions, and to look back at the predictions we all made together last year—we didn’t see Moonlight coming at all and were way too high on Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk.
46 min
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How Moonlight Pulled Off the Best Picture Upset
Days after the Oscars, there’s still so much to discuss about the surprising best picture win, the history Moonlight made, and what changes might come after that big envelope-opening snafu.
36 min
295
BONUS EPISODE: The Morning-After Oscars Explainer
How did Moonlight beat La La Land? What on earth happened with the envelopes? Who was partying with Vanity Fair after? That and much more, explained.
34 min
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Backstage at the Oscars
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.
48 min
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Inside the Vanity Fair Oscar Party
What really happens when you get a lot of famous people in one room? In the Limelight co-host Julie Miller shares stories from inside the famous soiree. Plus, discussion of the animated short film nominees and predictions for best actor and actress.
28 min
298
Who Will Win the First Oscars of the Night?
The supporting actor and actress Oscar categories, typically handed out early in the broadcast, are your best chance to see major movie stars without staying up too late. We predict those categories, and also discuss the live-action short nominees.
35 min
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When Taraji P. Henson Does All Your Oscar Campa...
Ted Melfi is nominated for two Oscars this year, but as the co-writer and director of Hidden Figures, he’s been happy to let stars like Taraji P. Henson take center stage. Plus, the beginning of our Oscar predictions!
29 min
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The Oscar Nominees Most Likely to Break Your Heart
The documentary short films category can be difficult to predict, but includes some of the best films in the running. We discuss these heartbreakers, and also talk to Roger Ross Williams, director of the Oscar-nominated feature documentary Life, Animated.
43 min