Next Best Picture Podcast

A podcast by NextBestPicture.com that reviews the latest film releases and discusses various topics within the world of film and the awards race.

TV & Film
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"Scream"
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. P…
21 min
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Episode 134 - James Gunn & The Trailers For "Av...
For Episode 134, we discuss the final films to sc…
71 min
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"Captive State"
For this week's main podcast review, the choices …
27 min
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Episode 133 - SXSW 2019 & The Trailers For "Lat...
For Episode 133, we discuss the latest developmen…
58 min
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"Captain Marvel"
For this week's main podcast review, I am joined …
58 min
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Interview With "The Hummingbird Project" Direct...
Kim Nguyen is a Canadian director and writer who …
23 min
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"Crash"
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. P…
22 min
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Episode 132 - Steven Spielberg & Netflix, Oscar...
For Episode 132, in the aftermath of the 91st Aca…
81 min
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"Greta"
For this week's main podcast review, I am joined …
24 min
510
Next Best Series Podcast: "True Detective" - Se...
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. P…
17 min
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Episode 131 - Our Full Detailed Reaction To The...
As promised after last night's instant reactions …
195 min
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Our Instant Reactions To The 91st Academy Awards
Well folks, the 91st Academy Awards are officiall…
30 min
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"How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World"
For this week's main podcast review, Jacey Aldred…
56 min
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"Mad Max: Fury Road"
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. P…
22 min
515
The Next Best Theatre Podcast: Episode 14 - Bes...
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. P…
24 min
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Episode 130 - Our Final Oscar Predictions & The...
For this week's episode, it's the big one. We dis…
131 min
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"Alita: Battle Angel"
Director Robert Rodriguez is back in cinemas with…
32 min
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Next Best Series Podcast: "True Detective" Seas...
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. P…
12 min
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Episode 129 - Reactions To The BAFTA Awards & T...
For this week's episode we discuss the BAFTA, ASC…
91 min
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"The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part"
The much anticipated direct sequel to 2014's "The…
34 min
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The Next Best Theatre Podcast: Episode 13 - "Na...
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. P…
21 min
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"The Lego Movie"
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. P…
18 min
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The 2019 Sundance Film Festival Recap
For this special podcast recording Will Mavity an…
93 min
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Episode 128: SAG, DGA, ACE, ADG & The 2018 NBP ...
The Oscar nominations have been announced. Sundan…
84 min
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"The Kid Who Would Be King"
I may be at Sundance currently (You can follow ou…
31 min
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Episode 127 - Our Reactions To The 2019 Oscar N...
Phase one of the awards season is finally over. T…
94 min
527
Next Best Series Podcast: "True Detective" - Se...
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. P…
20 min
528
Episode 126 - Our Final Oscar Nomination Predic...
For Episode 126, it's a BIG one. Michael Schwartz…
166 min
529
"Glass"
M. Night Shyamalan is back on the big screen with…
34 min
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"Unbreakable"
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. P…
20 min
531
The Next Best Theatre Podcast: Episode 12 - "Nine"
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. P…
21 min
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Interview With "Mary Poppins Returns" Director,...
Rob Marshall has become the go-to director in Hol…
16 min
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Episode 125 - BAFTA Nomination Reactions, Criti...
For Episode 125, Will Mavity, Cody Dericks, Jacey…
83 min
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"The Upside"
We are in the middle of the awards race, in Janua…
31 min
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Interview With "Incredibles 2" Director, Brad Bird
Brad Bird has become one of the most successful d…
22 min
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"The Sixth Sense"
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. P…
23 min
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Episode 124 - Golden Globe Reactions, Kevin Har...
For Episode 124, Will Mavity, Michael Schwartz, D…
96 min
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"Destroyer"
For this week's podcast film review, it's just Ryan C. Showers & I as we bring you our final review of a 2018 release with the Nicole Kidman starring thriller "Destroyer."
39 min
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Our Final Predictions For The 76th Golden Globe...
Because Episode 123 was packed with so much content to cover, we decided to get together at the last minute and record a special bonus episode for you all detailing our predictions in all categories for this Sunday's Golden Globe Awards.
66 min
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Interview With "Black Panther" Editor, Michael ...
Michael P. Shawver has had a long collaboration with writer/director Ryan Coogler going all the way back to their years in film school together.
55 min
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Episode 123 - Recapping 2018 & The Trailer For ...
For Episode 123, Michael Schwartz, Josh Parham, guest Valerie Complex and myself bring you our 2018 recap episode where we go through different aspects of the year ranging from general themes, best trailers, posters, scenes and more!
97 min
542
"Vice"
For this week's review on the Next Best Picture Podcast, I am joined by Celia Schlekewey, Danilo Castro, Josh Williams, Tom O'Brien & our guest from InSession Film, JD Duran.
64 min
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Interview With "The Favourite" Production Desig...
For weeks there has been a debate over how much of "The Favourite's" much awarded (and Oscar hopeful) production design was actual production design and how much of it was simply very good location scouting.
16 min
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"Aquaman"
For this week's second podcast film review, myself, Jacey Aldredge & Danilo Castro review another entry in the DC Extended Universe.
34 min
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Episode 122 - Happy Holidays, The Academy's Sho...
For Episode 122, myself, Will Mavity, Michael Schwartz, Ryan C. Showers, DeAnn Knighton & Jacey Aldredge bring you our 2018 Holiday episode where we discuss the Academy's shortlists, the trailers for "Greta" and "Where'd You Go, Bernadette," the polls, answer your fan questions and more!
71 min
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"Mary Poppins Returns"
For this week's podcast film review, myself, Michael Schwartz, Ryan C. Showers & Josh Parham review the much-anticipated sequel to the beloved 1964 film "Mary Poppins," directed by Rob Marshall and starring Emily Blunt in the title role, this is "Mary Poppins Returns."
52 min
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Interview With "First Man" Composer, Justin Hur...
Justin Hurwitz has in a short amount of time, through his collaborations with Damien Chazelle on "La La Land" and "First Man," made a huge impact on the cinematic landscape with his memorable film scores for both movies.
25 min
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"If Beale Street Could Talk"
For this week's podcast film review, myself, Nicole Ackman, Tom O'Brien & guest Sharronda Williams from PayOrWait.com review Barry Jenkins' follow-up film to his Oscar-winning film "Moonlight," titled "If Beale Street Could Talk."
46 min
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Interview With "Mary Poppins Returns" Screenwri...
David Magee has already earned himself a reputation in Hollywood as being a go-to man for adapting stories for the screen receiving an Oscar nomination in 2012 for "Life Of Pi" and now he's back with a new film, a sequel to a movie that is over 50 years old, "Mary Poppins Returns."
21 min
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"Saving Mr. Banks"
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. Please check out the full review on our Patreon Page by subscribing over at - www.patreon.com/NextBestPicture
19 min
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Interview With "Cold War" Cinematographer Łukas...
Łukasz Żal earned an Oscar nomination for his first feature length film as the director of photography on Paweł Pawlikowski's Academy Award winning film "Ida."
21 min
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Episode 121 - SAG & Critics Choice Nominations,...
For Episode 121, myself, Will Mavity, Michael Schwartz, Ryan C. Showers, Josh Parham, Cody Derricks & Tom O'Brien give our reactions to the SAG and Critics Choice Nominations.
82 min
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"Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse"
For this week's podcast film review, myself, Daniel Howat and guest Kathia Woods from CupOfSoulShow.com review one of the best animated films of 2018: "Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse."
39 min
554
"Mary Poppins"
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. Please check out the full review on our Patreon Page by subscribing over at - www.patreon.com/NextBestPicture
22 min
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Interview With "Green Book" Editor, Patrick J. ...
Patrick J. Don Vito is a name in film editing you may not have heard of much but after seeing Peter Farrelly's hit comedy film "Green Book" you will understand that this once assistant editor, now feature length head editor is one to watch out for.
26 min
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Episode 120 - Golden Globe Nomination Reactions...
For Episode 120, myself, Michael Schwartz & Josh Parham talk about the Golden Globe Nominations, give our SAG Awards predictions, talk about Kevin Hart's Oscar host fiasco, go over the polls, answer your questions and give our thoughts on the trailers for "All Is True" and "Avengers: Endgame."
90 min
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"Mary Queen Of Scots"
For this week's podcast film review, myself, Will Mavity and Beatrice Loayza go back into history with Saoirse Ronan & Margot Robbie in the epic and tragic film from director Josie Rourke "Mary Queen Of Scots."
33 min
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Interview With "Can You Ever Forgive Me?" Actor...
Richard E. Grant is a character actor who has been acting in Hollywood since his debut performance in 1987 for "Withnail And I."
22 min
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Interview With "Stan & Ollie" Composer, Rolfe Kent
Rolfe Kent has composed films for Alexander Payne ("Downsizing" & "Sideways") and Jason Reitman ("Thank You For Smoking" & "Up In The Air").
25 min
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The Next Best Theatre Podcast: Episode 11 - SHA...
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. Please check out the full review on our Patreon Page by subscribing over at - www.patreon.com/NextBestPicture
20 min
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Episode 119 - Gotham, NBR, NYFCC Winners & Gold...
For Episode 119, myself, Will Mavity, Michael Schwartz, Ryan C. Showers & Josh Parham talk about the Gotham, NBR and NYFCC Winners.
94 min
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"Roma"
For this week's review, myself, Beatrice Loayza and guest Jose Solis discuss Alfonso Cuaron's latest masterpiece, the Netflix film "Roma."
46 min
563
Behind The Scenes Look At The Sound & Editing F...
Yorgos Lanthimos' film "The Favourite" is easily one of the most technically splendid films of 2018 with an abundance of riches from all departments.
39 min
564
"Green Book"
Fresh off its win from the National Board Of Review (NBR) yesterday, our additional film podcast review this week is the crowd pleasing yet divisive Oscar contender "Green Book" starring Viggo Mortensen and Mahershala Ali.
44 min
565
"The Favourite"
Yorgos Lanthimos' latest film "The Favourite" has been lighting up the festival circuit with its trio of winning performances from Emma Stone, Olivia Colman and Rachel Weisz, its technical aspects and more.
52 min
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Interview With The Visual Effects Team For "The...
"The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs" represents the Coen Brothers first foray into the world of Netflix. One of the unsung elements of their latest western are the seamless visual effects overseen by Alex Lemke and Michael Huber.
28 min
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Episode 111 - The Chances Of "A Star Is Born" O...
For Episode 111, myself, Michael Schwartz, Ryan C. Showers & Josh Parham discuss the possibility of "A Star Is Born" sweeping at the Oscars, the trailers for "Vice," "Rocketman" and "The Mule," the poll question of the week pertaining to "First Man," and we answer your questions on the show.
85 min
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"A Star Is Born"
Our review this week on the podcast is the much anticipated remake from Bradley Cooper titled "A Star Is Born."
49 min
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"The Old Man And The Gun"
Our review this week on the podcast is the last...err, I mean latest film starring the legendary Robert Redford, "The Old Man And The Gun," also starring Casey Affleck & Sissy Spacek and written and directed by David Lowery ("A Ghost Story").
31 min
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The Next Best Theatre Podcast: Episode 8 - Cele...
As we did with our look back on 15 years of "Avenue Q," the Next Best Theatre team is back to look back on the 20th anniversary of "Ragtime."
77 min
571
"A Ghost Story"
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL EPISODE. Please check out the full episode on our Patreon Page by subscribing over at - www.patreon.com/NextBestPicture
22 min
572
Episode 109 - NYFF, Current Oscar Predictions &...
For Episode 109, myself, Michael Schwartz, Ryan C. Showers & Tom O'Brien discuss our current Oscar Predictions in key categories, the first days of the New York Film Festival (NYFF), go over the polls, give our reactions to the trailers for "Captain Marvel" and "Stan & Ollie," answer your questions on the show and more!
79 min
573
"Assassination Nation"
Our review this week on the podcast is the divisive, controversial and potentially new cult classic film from first-time director Sam Levinson titled "Assassination Nation." Joining me for this review of the Sundance hit film is Beatrice Loayza, Dan Bayer & from InSession Film: Kate Boyle.
40 min
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Next Best Series Podcast: Episode 6 - Our React...
After giving our predictions last week, myself, Michael Schwartz and Ryan C. Showers are back to give you our instant reactions to the 70th annual Primetime Emmy Awards. Some of our predictions turned out to be true but the Emmys still had plenty of surprises in store for us including one of the most memorable award show moments we've ever seen involving Oscar director Glen Weiss and his (now) fiancé Jan.
40 min
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Episode 108 - Recapping The 2018 Toronto Intern...
For Episode 108, we have a jam packed episode as myself, Will Mavity, Michael Schwartz, Ryan C. Showers, Kt Schaefer & Tom O'Brien are joined by the returning Beatrice Loayza from TIFF.
86 min
576
"White Boy Rick"
Our review this week on the podcast is the new film from "71" director Yann Demange titled "White Boy Rick" starring Matthew McConaughey, Richie Merritt, Bel Powley, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Brian Tyree Henry and a few others in the true story of Richard Wershe Jr., a young boy who became a drug pusher, FBI informant and crime kingpin in Detroit in the mid 80's all before he turned 16.
30 min
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Next Best Series Podcast: Episode 5 - Our 2018 ...
The 70th annual Primetime Emmy Awards, rewarding the best in television for 2018, will be held next Monday on September 17th.
69 min
578
Interview With Supervisor Sound Editor For "Kin...
Joseph Fraioli is a sound designer who has worked in the industry for the past decade. His latest film "Kin," was recently released in theaters.
25 min
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Episode 107 - TIFF Reactions, Venice Winners & ...
For Episode 107, myself, Michael Schwartz, Ryan C. Showers, Kt Schaefer, Josh Parham & Tom O'Brien give our thoughts on the reactions coming out of the Toronto International Film Festival.
60 min
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Episode 107 - TIFF Reactions, Venice Winners & ...
For Episode 107, myself, Michael Schwartz, Ryan C. Showers, Kt Schaefer, Josh Parham & Tom O'Brien give our thoughts on the reactions coming out of the Toronto International Film Festival.
60 min
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"The Social Network"
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL EPISODE. Please check out the full episode on our Patreon Page by subscribing over at - www.patreon.com/NextBestPicture
24 min
582
Episode 106 - Venice/Telluride Recap, Celebrati...
For Episode 106, it is our 2 year anniversary here at Next Best Picture as myself, Will Mavity, Michael Schwartz, Ryan C. Showers, Celia Schlekewey, Danilo Castro & Tom O'Brien give our thoughts on the reactions coming out of the Venice & Telluride Film Festivals for many of the season's Oscar hopefuls including Jason Reitman's "The Front Runner" starring Hugh Jackman which is also our trailer discussion for this week.
98 min
583
"The Little Stranger"
Our review this week on the podcast is the follow up from director Lenny Abrahamson ("Room"), the creepy haunted drama titled "The Little Stranger" starring Domhnall Gleeson, Ruth Wilson, Will Poulter & Charlotte Rampling. Please listen to myself, Celia Schlekewey & Josh Parham review the film to find out our thoughts on Abrahamson's latest with a spoiler section at 24:45.
36 min
584
Next Best Series Podcast: "Sharp Objects" - Epi...
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL EPISODE. Please check out the full episode on our Patreon Page by subscribing over at - www.patreon.com/NextBestPicture
25 min
585
"The Silence Of The Lambs"
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL EPISODE. Please check out the full episode on our Patreon Page by subscribing over at - www.patreon.com/NextBestPicture
23 min
586
Interview With The Editors Of "Searching," Nick...
"Searching" is one of the most thrilling and creative films of the year precisely because it tells its entire story through the use of various technological screens.
31 min
587
Episode 105 - Phase One Of The Oscar Season Is ...
For Episode 105, I am joined by Will Mavity, Michael Schwartz, Kt Schaefer & for the first time ever, Tom O'Brien.
76 min
588
"Searching"
Our review this week on the podcast is the Sundance hit thriller told exclusively through screens, "Searching" starring John Cho.
41 min
589
Next Best Adaptation - "Beautiful Boy" By David...
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL EPISODE. Please check out the full episode on our Patreon Page by subscribing over at - www.patreon.com/NextBestPicture
21 min
590
Episode 104 - More On The Oscar For Best Popula...
For Episode 104, I am joined by Will Mavity, Ryan C. Showers, Kt Schaefer & Josh Parham. Together we continue our discussion from Episode 103 about the Academy's newest Oscar category: Best Popular Film.
77 min
591
"Crazy Rich Asians"
Our review this week on the podcast is the all Asian starring film "Crazy Rich Asians" starring Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Michelle Yeoh and a lot more!
34 min
592
Interview With The Writer/Director Of "We The A...
"We The Animals" is one of the most visually inventive and breathtaking independent features of the year.
17 min
593
Interview With The Writers Of "BlacKkKlansman,"...
After debuting at this year's Cannes Film Festival to high acclaim, Spike Lee's latest film "BlacKkKlansman" is now finally playing in theaters.
21 min
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"BlacKkKlansman"
Our review this week on the podcast is Spike Lee's latest film (joint) titled "BlacKkKlansman" starring John David Washington, Adam Driver, Laura Harrier and Topher Grace.
55 min
595
"Do The Right Thing"
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL EPISODE. Please check out the full episode on our Patreon Page by subscribing over at - www.patreon.com/NextBestPicture
21 min
596
Interview With The Director Of "Half The Pictur...
"Half The Picture" is a documentary, directed by Amy Adrion, which explores the dismal number of women directors working in Hollywood, the hardships they go through on a daily basis to get their projects made and their hopes for the future in the wake of movements such as #MeToo and #TimesUp.
48 min
597
Episode 102 - New Team Members & Trailers For "...
For Episode 102, after introducing new team member Celia Schlekewey last week, we're not stopping there.
80 min
598
"Christopher Robin"
Our review this week on the podcast is Disney's live-action answer to last year's "Goodbye Christopher Robin" and the "Paddington" films.
31 min
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Next Best Series Podcast: "Sharp Objects" - Epi...
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL EPISODE. Please check out the full episode on our Patreon Page by subscribing over at - www.patreon.com/NextBestPicture
19 min
600
The Next Best Theatre Podcast: Episode 7 - Cele...
For the first time ever, Next Best Theatre is proud to give you an episode that is not solely focused on the Tony Awards but instead on relevant news inside the world of theatre arts and we take a look back at the 2003 Tony Award winning Musical "Avenue Q" which is celebrating its 15th anniversary this year.
86 min