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

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

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NY

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

Language:

English

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Episodes

Interview With "Mainstream" Director & Writer, Gia Coppola

5/10/2021
Gia Coppola made her feature filmmaking debut in 2013 with "Palo Alto," which was well-received upon release. She then took some time to work on a few music videos and is now back with her second feature film, "Mainstream," starring Andrew Garfield, Maya Hawke, Nat Wolf & Jason Schwartzmann. The film had its premiere at the Venice International Film Festival last year to mixed reviews, but Gia was kind enough to talk to us about her second feature and give us some insight into the...

Duration:00:12:17

Episode 242 - The Fate Of The Golden Globes & The "Benedetta" Trailer

5/9/2021
Happy Mothers Day! Josh Parham and I are back this week to talk about the ongoing problems within the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, what it means for the Golden Globe Awards, and if anything can be done to save them at this point. We also give our reactions to the trailer for Paul Verhoven's upcoming film "Benedetta," go over the polls, answer fan-submitted questions, and more! Take a listen down below and enjoy! Check out more on NextBestPicture.com Please subscribe on... SoundCloud...

Duration:01:17:31

"Wrath Of Man"

5/8/2021
For our main podcast review this week, I am joined by Daniel Howat and guest Aaron White from Feelin' Film. Today, we're reviewing the latest pairing between director Guy Ritchie ("The Gentlemen") and Jason Statham ("The Meg") in "Wrath Of Man." Taking a departure from the hyperkinetic action style and cheese action one-liners, this is the duo's most serious film yet. What did we think of this dark heist film? Tune in down below to find out. Check out more on NextBestPicture.com Please...

Duration:00:39:50

"Captain Phillips"

5/6/2021
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. Please check out the full review on our Patreon Page by subscribing over at - https://www.patreon.com/NextBestPicture As the Oscar season of 2020 comes to a close, we now find ourselves in our 2013 retrospective. The first film on the list we are reviewing is the Paul Greengrass-directed Best Picture nominee "Captain Phillips" starring Tom Hanks and Barkhad Abdi. How well does the film hold up today nearly ten years later? What did we think of...

Duration:00:17:08

"The Mitchells vs. The Machines"

5/4/2021
For our second podcast review this week, I am joined by the two newest members of Next Best Picture, Ema Sasic & Zach Gilbert. Today, we're reviewing the latest film on Netflix, the lively animated, action-family-comedy "The Mitchells vs. The Machines" starring Danny McBride, Abbi Jacobson, Maya Rudolph, Michael Rianda, Olivia Colman & Eric André. With profound themes centered on technology, family, and very hyper-kinetic animation, the film has had film lovers brimming with excitement over...

Duration:00:42:01

Episode 241 - Saying Goodbye To The 2020 Oscar Season

5/2/2021
After having a week to sit on the winners and let the season's ending sink in, Michael Schwartz, Dan Bayer, and I are back to say goodbye to the 2020 awards season. We discuss the highs and lows, what went wrong, what went right, and what we learned to take with us into the new season. We also go over the polls, answer fan-submitted questions, and more! It's our final conversation on the longest Oscar season of our lives. "See you down the road." Check out more on NextBestPicture.com Please...

Duration:01:26:31

"Without Remorse"

5/1/2021
For our main podcast review this week, I am joined by Dan Bayer and guests Juan Carlos Ojano & Adriano Caporusso. We're reviewing the Michael B. Jordan starring action film "Without Remorse," also starring Jamie Bell, Jodie Turner-Smith & Guy Pearce . Co-written by Taylor Sheridan, directed by Stefano Sollima ("Sicario: Day Of The Soldado"), and based on a famous Tom Clancy novel, there is hope that this will be the start of a new action franchise for Amazon. How well did the filmmakers...

Duration:00:45:26

Interview With "The Mitchells vs. The Machines" Director, Writer & Star, Mike Rianda

4/29/2021
Mike Rianda's feature-length directorial debut "The Mitchells vs. The Machines" is premiering this weekend on Netflix after having a long road to release. A six year long project, the film first started at Sony with "Spider-Man: Into The Spier-Verse's" creative team and the producers Phil Lord and Chris Miller before moving to Netflix due to the COVID-19 pandemic, receiving a name-change (formerly titled "Connected") and now, it's finally here for the world to see. Mike was kind enough to...

Duration:00:19:58

"Mortal Kombat"

4/27/2021
For our second podcast review this week, I am joined by Josh Parham & Dan Bayer. Today, we are reviewing the re-boot of the "Mortal Kombat" franchise, appropriately titled "Mortal Kombat," which is now streaming on HBO Max. The film stars an international ensemble cast that includes Lewis Tan, Jessica McNamee, Josh Lawson, Tadanobu Asano, Mehcad Brooks, Ludi Lin, Chin Han, Joe Taslim & Hiroyuki Sanada, along with a ton of blood-soaked fatalities and mythological backstory to introduce us to...

Duration:00:50:53

Our Reactions To The 93rd Academy Awards

4/26/2021
It was a rollercoaster of emotions as the 93rd Academy Awards concluded in a shocking upset for Best Actor that left a poor taste in many fans' minds after the producers made the decision to announce Best Actress & Best Actor after the Best Picture award (first time this had happened since the 1930s) all in hopes of a different outcome than what we received. The shock, anger and disgust of it all could be felt from all of us here at Next best Picture as we hopped on to discuss the show...

Duration:01:47:49

"Stowaway"

4/24/2021
For our main podcast review this week, I am joined by Sara Clements, Josh Parham & Dan Bayer. This weekend, we're reviewing the newest film on Netflix, "Stowaway," directed by Joe Penna ("Arctic") and starring Anna Kendrick, Toni Collette, Shamier Anderson & Daniel Dae Kim. It's another survivalist space discussion but this one has a moral dilemma at its center that's worth exploring and talking about. Take a listen as we discuss the performances, the story and the spoiler filled ending. We...

Duration:00:44:07

Immediate Reactions To The 2021 Spirit Awards With The NBP Film Community

4/23/2021
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL EPIODE. Please check out the full episode on our Patreon Page by subscribing over at - https://www.patreon.com/NextBestPicture Last night, the 2021 Film Independent Spirit Awards were held last night representing the best in independent film for 2020. After the show, I decided to do something I've never done before, which was to hop on a Zoom call with the NBP Film Community right after the show to talk about the winners and what our thoughts are...

Duration:00:21:49

Interview With "Together Together" Writer/Director Nikole Beckwith

4/22/2021
"Together Together" premiered earlier this year at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival where it garnered strong reviews for its screenplay, performances from Ed Helms, Patti Harrison and sensitive direction from Nikole Beckwith. Nikole was kind enough to spend a few minutes talking with us about the genesis of the project, working with the actors, what the story means to her and more. The film releases tomorrow from Bleecker Street and we highly urge you to check it out if and when you can....

Duration:00:29:56

Episode 240 - Our Final Oscar Predictions For The 93rd Academy Awards

4/18/2021
"This is it. It's time." After the longest awards season of our lifetimes, we have finally come to the end. It is time for the NBP Team to reveal their final Oscar predictions for the 93rd Academy Awards. For this mega important episode, I am joined by Casey Lee Clark, Cody Dericks, Dan Bayer, Josh Parham & Will Mavity. Together, we debate, question, challenge, and go into detail on every Oscar category as we dive deep into our predictions, trying to see all possible outcomes. We also go...

Duration:03:46:37

"Quo Vadis, Aida?"

4/17/2021
For our main podcast review this week, I am joined by Nicole Ackman, Dan Bayer & Ryan C. Showers. This weekend, we're reviewing one of the films nominated for this year's Oscar for Best International Feature Film, Jasmila Žbanić's haunting and powerful "Quo Vadis, Aida?" starring Jasna Đuričić. We talk about the film's story, its important historical context as it relates to the Bosnian genocide which took place in July 1995, the performances, the impressive filmmaking from Žbanić and more...

Duration:01:03:41

"Borat Subsequent Moviefilm"

4/15/2021
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. Please check out the full review on our Patreon Page by subscribing over at - https://www.patreon.com/NextBestPicture For this month's second Patreon Throwback Podcast review, I am being joined by Michael Schwartz, Lauren LaMagna, Tom O'Brien, and Patreon guests Alyssa Christian & Tyler Strandberg. We are filling in the gaps for the 2020 film year with two above-the-line Oscar-nominated movies we did not get a chance to previously review on the...

Duration:00:18:35

The Next Best Theatre Podcast: Episode 39 - "Rent" & Interview With Star, Anthony Rapp

4/13/2021
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. Please check out the full review on our Patreon Page by subscribing over at - https://www.patreon.com/NextBestPicture After taking a bit of a break from our last episode, we are back to discuss one of the biggest and most influential musicals of all time on the heels of its 25th anniversary. We look back on "Rent" in all of its forms, whether that be on stage, as a soundtrack or as a movie. We talk about the characters, the songs, the story,...

Duration:00:19:47

Episode 239 - BAFTA & DGA Winners, The 2020 NBP Film Award Winners & The "Those Who Wish Me Dead" Trailer

4/12/2021
For this week on the podcast, I am joined by Lauren LaMagna, Josh Parham & Dan Bayer. On the agenda for this week are the 2021 BAFTA winners, along with the DGA, ADG & VES winners. We also reveal the winners of the 2020 NBP Film Awards, go over the polls, give our reactions to the trailers for "Those Who Wish Me Dead" and "Mainstream," answer your fan questions, and more as we gear up for our FINAL Oscar Predictions episode next week! Till then, enjoy! Check out more on NextBestPicture.com...

Duration:01:35:22

"Voyagers"

4/10/2021
For our main podcast review this week, I am joined by Josh Parham, guests Allison McCulloch from Filmotomy and Duane Miller from Cinemania World. This weekend, we're reviewing the newest film from director Neil Burger "Voyagers" starring Tye Sheridan, Lily-Rose Depp, Fionn Whitehead & Colin Farrell. We discuss the film's story, its themes, characters, inevitable "Lord of the Flies" comparisons, the performances by the cast and more! Take a listen down below and enjoy! Check out more on...

Duration:00:42:46

"Another Round"

4/8/2021
THIS IS A PREVIEW PODCAST. NOT THE FULL REVIEW. Please check out the full review on our Patreon Page by subscribing over at - https://www.patreon.com/NextBestPicture For this month's Patreon Throwback Podcast review, I am being joined by Nicole Ackman, Dan Bayer, Casey Lee Clark, and Patreon guests Micah Simmons & Kevin Klawitter. We are filling in the gaps for the 2020 film year with two above-the-line Oscar-nominated movies we did not get a chance to previously review on the podcast, and...

Duration:00:17:40