50 episodes

Each season hosts Eric and Sean discuss the Best Picture nominees of a randomly-determined year. Did the best picture that year really win? Listen in and find out what they thought!

The Best Picture Podcas‪t‬ Sean Homrig

    • TV & Film
    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings

Each season hosts Eric and Sean discuss the Best Picture nominees of a randomly-determined year. Did the best picture that year really win? Listen in and find out what they thought!

    The French Connection (1971)

    The French Connection (1971)

    Director:  William Friedkin

    Producer: Philip D'Antoni

    Screenplay:  Ernest Tidyman

    Photography:  Owen Roizman

    Music:  Don Ellis

    Cast:  Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider, Fernando Rey, Tony Lo Bianco, Marcel Bozzuffi

    Rotten Tomatoes:  Critics: 98%/Audience: 87%

    • 1 hr 49 min
    Fiddler on the Roof

    Fiddler on the Roof

    Director:  Norman Jewison

    Producer:  Norman Jewison

    Screenplay:  Joseph Stein

    Photography:  Oswald Morris

    Music:  Jerry Bock

    Cast:  Topol, Norma Crane, Leonard Frey, Molly Picon, Paul Mann

    Rotten Tomatoes:  Critics: 83%/Audience: 92%

    • 1 hr 16 min
    A Clockwork Orange (1971)

    A Clockwork Orange (1971)

    Director:  Stanley Kubrick

    Producers:  Stanley Kubrick

    Screenplay:  Stanley Kubrick

    Photography:  John Alcott

    Music:  N/A

    Cast:  Malcolm McDowell, Warren Clarke, Carl Duering, Anthony Sharp, Madge Ryan

    Rotten Tomatoes:  Critics: 86%/Audience: 93%

    • 1 hr 50 min
    The 1998 Roundup!

    The 1998 Roundup!

    Eric and Sean rank and discuss the five nominees for Best Picture of 1998 and bring up some other contenders for the prize that weren't nominated.  Once again, the nominees are: "Elizabeth", "Life is Beautiful", "Saving Private Ryan", "Shakespeare in Love", and "The Thin Red Line".

    • 48 min
    The Thin Red Line (1998)

    The Thin Red Line (1998)

    Director:  Terence Malick

    Producers:  Robert Michael Geisler, Grant Hill, John Roberdeau

    Screenplay:  Terence Malick

    Photography:  John Toll

    Music:  Hans Zimmer

    Cast:  Sean Penn, Kirk Acevedo, Jim Caviezel, Nick Nolte, George Clooney

    Rotten Tomatoes:  Critics: 80%/Audience: 80%

    • 1 hr 38 min
    Shakespeare in Love (1998)

    Shakespeare in Love (1998)

    Director:  John Madden

    Producers:  Donna Gigliotti, Marc Norman, David Parfitt, Harvey Weinstein, Edward Zwick

    Screenplay:  Marc Norman, Tom Stoppard

    Photography:  Richard Greatrex

    Music:  Stephen Warbeck

    Cast:  Gwyneth Paltrow, Joseph Fiennes, Geoffrey Rush, Judi Dench, Tom Wilkinson

    Rotten Tomatoes:  Critics: 92%/Audience: 80%

    • 1 hr 29 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

eddoug66 ,

Is the Best Picture the Best Picture?

Did Oscar get it righ? Listen to Eric and Sean to find out. You may not always agree but you will be entertained.

Oxfordsplice ,

Nice concept!

I am really enjoying this podcast. They randomly pick a year and watch all the nominees for Best Picture. Good and insightful.

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