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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

John Turturro, 'Gloria Bell'

3/14/2019
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John Turturro joins Julianne Moore on-screen for the first time in "Gloria Bell." He shares why he wanted to work with the Oscar winner and looks back on his long career acting in more than 60 films. 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:00:20:04

Brie Larson, 'Captain Marvel'

3/7/2019
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Brie Larson makes her debut this week as "Captain Marvel," the most powerful superhero in the Marvel Universe, but initially she was uneasy about taking on the role, she tells us. 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...

Duration:00:18:21

Isabelle Huppert and Chloe Grace Moretz, 'Greta'

3/1/2019
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Isabelle Huppert and Chloe Grace Moretz are teaming up for the first time in the psycho thriller "Greta." The pair talk about their perfect chemistry on screen and how Huppert stayed in character between takes to scare the wits out of Moretz. 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:00:17:02

Freddie Highmore, 'The Good Doctor'

2/27/2019
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TV's favorite doctor Freddie Highmore talks about directing his first episode of the hit ABC series "The Good Doctor" and looks back on his early start in Hollywood starring opposite some of the biggest names in showbiz. 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:00:18:42

Andrew Rannells, 'Black Monday'

2/25/2019
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Andrew Rannells talks about his new series, "Black Monday," and shares how he got his start in the entertainment world and became one of the most recognizable faces on Broadway. 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...

Duration:00:21:35

Oscar Predictions 2019

2/22/2019
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Film critic Peter Travers offers his top picks on who is most likely to take home an Oscar at the 91st Academy Awards. Take notes and impress your friends on Hollywood's biggest night! 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:00:11:43

Liam Hemsworth, 'Isn't It Romantic'

2/15/2019
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Liam Hemsworth stars in the new romantic comedy, "Isn't It Romantic" opposite comedienne Rebel Wilson. The newlywed talks about his secret wedding to Miley Cyrus, his favorite romance movies, and answers fan questions. 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:00:18:04

Adam McKay, 'Vice'

2/8/2019
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Oscar nominee and "Vice" director Adam McKay talks about what inspired him to make a movie about former Vice President Dick Cheney and how having Christian Bale in the role may have actually saved 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 the...

Duration:00:20:29

Marcia Gay Harden, 'Love You to Death'

2/1/2019
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Oscar winner Marcia Gay Harden talks about her role in the new Lifetime movie "Love You to Death" and shares personal stories about caring for her ailing mother before she lost her battle with Alzheimer’s. 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:00:19:20

Regina King, 'If Beale Street Could Talk'

1/18/2019
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Is Regina King poised to win her first Oscar for "If Beale Street Could Talk?" She talks about taking on the role with director Barry Jenkins and the emotional moment when she watched the final version of the film with her co-stars. 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:00:19:56

Richard E. Grant, 'Can You Ever Forgive Me?'

1/11/2019
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Richard E. Grant is receiving critical acclaim for his role in the new dark comedy, "Can You Ever Forgive Me?" Could an Oscar be soon to follow? Grant discusses finding that unique chemistry with co-star Melissa McCarthy and he looks ahead at his next big role in the "Star Wars" franchise finale. 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...

Duration:00:17:45

Felicity Jones, 'On the Basis of Sex'

1/9/2019
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg is no typical Supreme Court justice. The 85-year-old has risen to pop culture stardom and Hollywood has taken note. Actress Felicity Jones talks about starring in the new film about the justice's life, "On the Basis of Sex," set to be released widely this Friday. 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...

Duration:00:19:10

Steve Carell, 'Welcome to Marwen'

1/7/2019
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Steve Carell is one of the most versatile actors on the big screen. And with three new films in theaters now, is there any role that he can't play? He talks about what he learned from "Welcome to Marwen," "Beautiful Boy," and "Vice." 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:00:19:38

Natalie Portman, 'Vox Lux'

12/28/2018
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Oscar winner Natalie Portman takes on the challenge of playing a pop star in her new movie, "Vox Lux." She talks about working with Sia and once again teaming up with her choreographer husband. 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...

Duration:00:16:44

Jennifer Lopez, 'Second Act'

12/21/2018
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Singer, actress and dancer extraordinaire Jennifer Lopez dishes on her newest film "Second Act" and the debut of her new music video "Limitless," which stars her 10-year-old daughter. 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:00:17:00

Patrick Wilson, 'Aquaman'

12/19/2018
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Don't mess with King Orm! Patrick Wilson, the villain of "Aquaman," talks about starring opposite Jason Momoa and how they pulled off the underwater spectacle with special rigs and lots of imagination. 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:00:21:36

Shameik Moore, 'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse'

12/14/2018
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Shameik Moore makes history as the first biracial Spider-Man in "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse." He talks about realizing his childhood dream to take on the role as the ultimate web-slinger and looks ahead to his next big leap after the film. 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:00:18:39

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