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The Next Best Theatre Podcast: Episode 20 - "Sunday In The Park With George"

8/21/2019
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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 The entire Next Best Theatre team is back to look back on the Pulitzer and Tony Winning Musical "Sunday In The Park With George" by Stephen Sondheim. We take a look at the history of the show, what it means to us, individual songs and different revivals most recently with Jake Gyllenhaal playing the role of George. Joining me...

Duration:00:17:28

Episode 156 - Trailers For "Parasite," "A Hidden Life," "Little Women" And More!

8/18/2019
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For Episode 156, Michael Schwartz, Casey Lee Clark, Bianca Garner, Lauren LaMagna, Dan Bayer & myself talk from beginning to end about trailers. We have seven we are covering this week and they are: "Parasite," "Pain And Glory," "Portrait Of A Lady On Fire," "A Hidden Life," "Dolemite Is My Name," "Last Christmas" & "Little Women." We sprinkle in some fan questions, go over the polls and other talking points as well, as we get closer to the start of Venice/Telluride/Toronto. Check out more...

Duration:01:56:51

"Where'd You Go, Bernadette"

8/17/2019
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For this week's main podcast review, I am joined by Josh Williams & Danilo Castro and together we review the latest Richard Linklater film "Where'd You Go, Bernadette" starring Cate Blanchett, Billy Crudup, Kristen Wiig and a few others. Plagued by a long delayed release history, the film has finally made its way to theaters and is receiving mixed reviews. Where does the NBP team ultimately fall on it though? Tune in below to find out. Check out more on NextBestPicture.com Please subscribe...

Duration:00:36:27

"The Big Short"

8/15/2019
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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 Tackling the financial crisis of 2008 with an all-star cast which includes Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling and Brad Pitt, coupled with scathing humor and wit, McKay's urgent and messy film has polarized, entertained and educated audience. There's a lot to talk about with this one and here to help me do it I have...

Duration:00:18:53

"Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark"

8/13/2019
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For this week's second podcast review, I am joined by Josh Parham and together we review the popular children's horror book adaptation to the screen, "Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark." Executive produced by Guillermo del Toro and directed by André Øvredal ("Trollhunter" & "The Autopsy Of Jane Doe"), the film embraces traditional scares, a creepy atmosphere and practical effects to create a horror movie for kids. What did we, as adults, think though? Tune in to find out. Check out more on...

Duration:00:36:14

Episode 155 - NYFF Main Slate, "Honey Boy" Trailer & The 2015 NBP Film Award Winners

8/11/2019
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For Episode 155, Michael Schwartz, Casey Lee Clark, Josh Parham, Tom O'Brien & myself talk about the main slate announcement for NYFF, the Midnight and Platform additions to TIFF, the controversy surrounding "The Hunt," the announcement of a new Academy President, the trailer for "Honey Boy," the poll results, our picks for the 2015 NBP Film Awards and more! Check out more on NextBestPicture.com Please subscribe on... SoundCloud - https://soundcloud.com/nextbestpicturepodcast iTunes Podcasts...

Duration:01:24:28

"The Kitchen"

8/10/2019
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For this week's main podcast review, I am joined by Josh Parham & Tom O'Brien and together we review the crime period film from the Academy Award nominated screenwriter of "Straight Outta Compton" titled "The Kitchen," starring Melissa McCarthy, Tiffany Haddish and Elisabeth Moss. What did the NBP Team think of this film? Tune in to find out. Check out more on NextBestPicture.com Please subscribe on... SoundCloud - https://soundcloud.com/nextbestpicturepodcast iTunes Podcasts -...

Duration:00:33:20

"Luce"

8/8/2019
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For this week's third podcast review, Casey Lee Clark, myself and guest filmmaker Oniffe White dive into the movie which still stands as personally, my favorite film of 2019: "Luce." Starring a knockout ensemble which includes Kelvin Harrison Jr., Naomi Watts, Octavia Spencer, Tim Roth and filled with more themes and thought-provoking questions than most movies, this riveting movie provided us with a thoughtful discussion for this week's review. Tune in below to find out what we thought....

Duration:01:00:42

"The Nightingale"

8/6/2019
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For this week's second podcast review, Dan Bayer and I, along with guest Valerie Complex, take a look at one of the year's most brutal, polarizing and thought-provoking films, Jennifer Kent's follow-up to "The Babadook," titled "The Nightingale." The film stars newcomers Aisling Franciosi and Baykali Ganambarr, along with Sam Claflin in a role that's unlike anything he has ever done before. The movie has received a considerable amount of buzz for its sexual violence and brutality, but what...

Duration:00:46:15

Episode 154 - NYFF Selections & Trailers For "The Irishman," "The Lighthouse" & "1917"

8/4/2019
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For Episode 154, Michael Schwartz, Nicole Ackman, Josh Parham, Lauren LaMagna, & myself talk about the main selections made for this year's New York Film Festival, the trailers for "The Irishman," "The Lighthouse" & "1917." We also go over the poll results, answer your submitted questions and more! Check out more on NextBestPicture.com Please subscribe on... SoundCloud - https://soundcloud.com/nextbestpicturepodcast iTunes Podcasts -...

Duration:01:20:51

"Hobbs & Shaw" & Interview With Costume Designer, Sarah Evelyn

8/3/2019
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For this week's main podcast review, I am joined by Cody Dericks and together we review the latest entry (spin-off?) in the "Fast and the Furious" franchise titled "Hobbs & Shaw," starring Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Idris Elba and Vanessa Kirby. What did we think? Tune in below to find out. But stay tuned, for afterward we have a conversation with the film's costume designer Sarah Evelyn! Check out more on NextBestPicture.com Please subscribe on... SoundCloud -...

Duration:00:49:00

"The Hateful Eight"

8/1/2019
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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 One of Tarantino's more divided films, there has been a lot of debate about the "The Hateful Eight's" style, its decision to shoot in 70mm for a mostly claustrophobic setting, its characters, themes and more. With an almost three hour running time and a few years to look back and reflect, this revisit gave us some new found...

Duration:00:22:24

Interview With "The Nightingale" Director, Jennifer Kent

7/31/2019
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In 2014, Jennifer Kent came on the scene with the indie horror film "The Babadook," which won her a tremendous amount of critical acclaim and is regarded today as a horror masterpiece. Now, 5 year later, she is back with "The Nightingale," an equally horrifying film that explores themes of brutality, compassion, history and more! Jennifer was kind enough to chat with us about her latest film, why you should still seek it out despite the buzz around the film's violence and its awe-inspiring...

Duration:00:17:39

Interview With "Luce" Director/Writer Julius Onah & Writer J.C. Lee

7/30/2019
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Adapted from J.C. Lee's play to the screen by director Julius Onah and J.C. Lee himself, "Luce" made its debut at this year's Sundance Film Festival where I had the pleasure of seeing it and being completely blown away by its tension, drama, themes and characters. I have seen it two more times since then and cannot wait to revisit what is surely one of the most riveting films of the year. Julius and J.C. were kind enough to chat with me about the film ahead of its release date on August 2nd....

Duration:00:17:34

The Next Best Theatre Podcast: Episode 19 - "Falsettos"

7/29/2019
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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 The 2019 Tony Awards are behind us, which means the Next Best Theatre team is back to reviewing individual shows for your enjoyment. This time, the focus is on the 2016 revival of "Falsettos" which was nominated for Best Revival of a Musical. The whole team is on board for this one including Nicole Ackman, Dan Bayer, Cody...

Duration:00:20:58

Episode 153 - Venice/TIFF, "A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood," "Harriet" & "Jojo Rabbit" Trailers

7/28/2019
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For Episode 153, Michael Schwartz, Casey Lee Clark, Cody Dericks & myself discuss the Toronto International and Venice Film Festival lineups, the trailers for "A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood," "Harriet" & "Jojo Rabbit," the polls, answer your submitted questions and more! Check out more on NextBestPicture.com Please subscribe on... SoundCloud - https://soundcloud.com/nextbestpicturepodcast iTunes Podcasts - https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/negs-best-film-podcast/id1087678387?mt=2...

Duration:01:21:12

"Once Upon A Time In Hollywood"

7/27/2019
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For this week's main podcast review, Josh Parham, Dan Bayer, Kt Schaefer and myself travel back to Hollywood in 1969 for Quentin Tarantino's 9th feature film "Once Upon A Time In Hollywood" starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie and a bunch of others. It's a Tarantino film so naturally, there is a lot to talk about. Good, bad, absurd, perplexing and filled with opinions that incite interesting discussions...What did we think? Check out more on NextBestPicture.com Please...

Duration:01:16:54

"The Revenant"

7/25/2019
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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 A highly divisive film in every sense of the word, Alejandro G. Iñárritu's brutal yet beautiful story of survival amongst the chilliest and harshest of conditions finally won overdue actor Leonardo DiCaprio an Academy Award for Best Actor in 2015 along with a third win in a row for cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki and a back to...

Duration:00:21:16

"The Farewell"

7/24/2019
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For this week's second podcast review, Beatrice Loayza, Celia Schlekewey, Tom O' Brien and myself discuss the A24 independent film from writer/director Lulu Wang, "The Farwell" starring Awkwafina. Premiering at this year's Sundance Film Festival to critical acclaim and riding a wave of positive buzz to its record setting per theater average opening for 2019, this one has a lot of people talking. So what did we think when we came together to talk about Lulu Wang's second feature film? Tune in...

Duration:00:38:45

Next Best Series Podcast: "Big Little Lies" Season 2 Episodes 5-7

7/23/2019
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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 Last time we were here, we reviewed Episodes 1-4 from HBO's second season of "Big Little Lies." Now, Michael Schwartz, DeAnn Knighton, Ryan C. Showers & myself are back this time to talk about the final three episodes, the explosive finale and possibly the very end of "Big Little Lies." Check out more on NextBestPicture.com...

Duration:00:18:36