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Popcorn with Peter Travers

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Interview show featuring the world’s biggest stars and top moviemakers — George Clooney, Julianne Moore and Russell Crowe, just to name a few. They drop by the ABC News studio to talk to Rolling Stone’s film and television critic Peter Travers about their latest projects and their lives. And just when you think you know all there is about these stars — there’s a musical surprise at the end of every interview!

Interview show featuring the world’s biggest stars and top moviemakers — George Clooney, Julianne Moore and Russell Crowe, just to name a few. They drop by the ABC News studio to talk to Rolling Stone’s film and television critic Peter Travers about their latest projects and their lives. And just when you think you know all there is about these stars — there’s a musical surprise at the end of every interview!
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Interview show featuring the world’s biggest stars and top moviemakers — George Clooney, Julianne Moore and Russell Crowe, just to name a few. They drop by the ABC News studio to talk to Rolling Stone’s film and television critic Peter Travers about their latest projects and their lives. And just when you think you know all there is about these stars — there’s a musical surprise at the end of every interview!

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Episodes

Amandla Stenberg, 'The Hate U Give'

12/7/2018
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Amandla Stenberg has landed on Time Magazine's annual list of the 30 Most Influential Teens twice. Now she's starring in "The Hate U Give" and she talks about how her own life inspired her to take on the role. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is...

Duration:00:19:06

Willem Dafoe, 'At Eternity's Gate'

11/30/2018
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Willem Dafoe channels Vincent Van Gogh in "At Eternity's Gate" and actually paints in the film himself. Dafoe has starred in more than 100 films and in this episode he responds to the naysayers who claimed he was too old for the role. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases...

Duration:00:20:13

Tim Blake Nelson, 'The Ballad of Buster Scruggs'

11/28/2018
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Tim Blake Nelson stars in the new Netflix post-Civil War era film, "The Ballad of Buster Scruggs." He talks about playing a guitar while riding a horse, and teaming up with the Cohen Brothers for the first time since "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and...

Duration:00:20:23

Olivia Colman, 'The Favourite'

11/23/2018
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Olivia Colman is in full on "queen mode," starring in "The Favourite" as Queen Anne and Queen Elizabeth in the hit Netflix series, "The Crown." Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's most blurbed film critic, according to eFilmCritic.com....

Duration:00:18:47

Holiday Movie Preview

11/21/2018
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Rolling Stone film critic Peter Travers shares the top 22 movies you should watch this holiday season. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's most blurbed film critic, according to eFilmCritic.com. Travers is also host of ABC's "Popcorn...

Duration:00:13:37

Cynthia Erivo, 'Widows'

11/16/2018
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Cynthia Erivo has already taken home an Emmy, Grammy and a Tony. Now with her newest role in Steve McQueen’s crime thriller, "Widows," she may be one step closer to an EGOT. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's most blurbed film critic,...

Duration:00:19:41

Sam Elliott, 'A Star Is Born'

11/14/2018
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What a voice! Sam Elliott is in studio today talking about his role in one of the most buzzed about movies of the year, "A Star is Born." Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's most blurbed film critic, according to eFilmCritic.com....

Duration:00:19:44

Claire Foy, 'The Girl in the Spider's Web'

11/9/2018
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Claire Foy won an Emmy for playing Queen Elizabeth II on "The Crown," but now she's taking on a dramatically different role in "The Girl in the Spider's Web," based on the novel of the same name. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's...

Duration:00:17:35

Lucas Hedges, 'Boy Erased'

11/2/2018
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Lucas Hedges is starring in three films set to hit theaters this year. The 21-year-old joins Peter Travers in studio and talks about his new film "Boy Erased," and about keeping a level head as his career is skyrockets. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews....

Duration:00:16:34

David Tennant, 'Camping'

10/31/2018
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From "Doctor Who" to "Hamlet," David Tennant's versatility on-screen and onstage is jaw-dropping. He tells us about his new role opposite Jennifer Garner on "Camping" and what it's like to be voted one of the sexiest men in the world. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases...

Duration:00:21:47

Hilary Swank, 'What They Had'

10/26/2018
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Hilary Swank returns to the big screen after a three-year hiatus with her new film, "What They Had." The two-time Oscar winner talks about taking care of her ailing father and what it's like to be back in Hollywood. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers...

Duration:00:19:58

Rupert Everett, 'The Happy Prince'

10/24/2018
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"The Happy Prince" star Rupert Everett talks about the two great inspirations in his life: Oscar Wilde and Julie Andrews. He shares how his childhood obsession with Mary Poppins would ultimately change his life. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is...

Duration:00:21:59

Jamie Lee Curtis, 'Halloween'

10/19/2018
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It's been 40 years since "Halloween" helped make Jamie Lee Curtis a household name and the face of horror. She shares little known details about the horror classic and connects the dots on how it set the stage for her entire career. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly...

Duration:00:24:21

Tony Danza, 'The Good Cop'

10/17/2018
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Tony Danza keeps his name for nearly ever role he plays, so naturally he stars as "Tony" on the new Netflix series "The Good Cop." On this episode, he talks about being a Tony throughout his career and what it's like working with Josh Groban. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and...

Duration:00:20:01

Sissy Spacek, 'The Old Man and the Gun'

10/12/2018
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This week, Oscar winner Sissy Spacek talks about her fangirl moment working side-by-side with the legendary Robert Redford in "The Old Man and the Gun." She looks back on her own iconic career, including her unforgettable performance in "Carrie." Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and...

Duration:00:21:34

John David Washington, 'Monsters and Men'

10/10/2018
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It's been an amazing year on screen for "Monsters and Men" star John David Washington. He reviews his career following the fourth season of HBO’s "Ballers" and an Oscar-buzzed role in Spike Lee’s "BlacKkKlansman." Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers...

Duration:00:19:51

Keira Knightley, 'Colette'

10/5/2018
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"Colette" star Keira Knightley talks about how she can relate to the French novelist. She also looks back on fan favorites like "Pirates of the Caribbean" and "Love Actually," which helped launch her career. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the...

Duration:00:20:04

John C. Reilly, 'The Sisters Brothers'

10/3/2018
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John C. Reilly talks about teaming up with Joaquin Phoenix for "The Sisters Brothers" and how the film became his labor of love after purchasing the rights to the book of the same name. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's most blurbed...

Duration:00:22:05

Jack Black, 'The House with a Clock in Its Walls'

9/28/2018
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Jack Black couldn't be happier about taking on his new role and working with Oscar winner Cate Blanchett in "The House with a Clock in Its Walls." In a laughter-filled interview, he tells us how she calmed his nerves. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews....

Duration:00:18:30

Tom Berenger, 'American Dresser'

9/26/2018
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Tom Berenger reunites with "Platoon" co-star Keith David in the new film "American Dresser," taking on the role of a Vietnam veteran and recent widower. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's most blurbed film critic, according to...

Duration:00:18:44