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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

Jackie Chan, "The Foreigner"

10/13/2017
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Jackie Chan is changing things up with his new film "The Foreigner." Chan tells Peter Travers, "I just wanted to do something different." He talks about how this role stands out from the others, reveals his favorite stunts and shares big news about returning to the big screen with Chris Tucker. Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and...

Duration: 00:19:22


Lee Daniels, "Empire" & "Star"

10/11/2017
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Duration: 00:21:44


Harrison Ford, "Blade Runner 2049"

10/6/2017
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Harrison Ford is back as Blade Runner's Rick Deckard, reprising the role after a 35 year break. In this episode of 'Popcorn', Ford talks to Peter Travers about taking on the role again opposite Ryan Gosling. Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV 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...

Duration: 00:18:35


Liam Neeson, "Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House"

10/4/2017
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Liam Neeson tells Peter Travers he's not retiring, despite reports. But he is taking a different approach to acting. Now he's starring in the new film "Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House." Leeson shares how he’s now choosing his roles and why he doesn’t want his son following in his acting footsteps. Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film...

Duration: 00:17:10


Jake Gyllenhaal, 'Stronger'

9/29/2017
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In his latest role, Jake Gyllenhaal plays Boston Marathon bombing victim Jeff Bauman, who lost both of his legs in the explosion. Gyllenhaal tells Peter Travers, "It’s all I’ve thought about every day." And he shares the incredible moments where he and Bauman cried and laughed as they watched Gyllenhaal's new film "Stronger" together. Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers...

Duration: 00:18:37


'Ninjago' Star Justin Theroux

9/27/2017
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Justin Theroux is becoming known for nailing the evil guy roles. He was the bad DJ in "Zoolander" and again the bad guy in the "Girl on a Train." Theroux talks to Peter Travers about his new role as the voice of Garmadon in the all new animated "Ninjago" movie. Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV 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...

Duration: 00:18:31


Taron Egerton on his breakout role in 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle'

9/22/2017
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Taron Egerton plays the role of 'Eggsy' in the hit 'Kingsman' films. Egerton tells Peter Travers it's the role of a lifetime but it wasn't easy to get. He shares details about the long audition process that eventually paid off. Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV 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: 00:18:22


Danny McBride talks Season 2 of HBO's 'Vice Principals'

9/20/2017
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The second and final season of the HBO hit series "Vice Principals" has finally returned. Danny McBride talks to Peter Travers about writing for and starring in the comedy-drama opposite Walter Goggins. McBride tells where he gets the inspiration for the show's quirky story lines. And he shares stories about his life that may have ultimately led him to a showbiz career. Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa *...

Duration: 00:20:34


Caitriona Balfe talks 'Outlander' Season 3

9/13/2017
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The drought is finally over! Caitriona Balfe and the cast of the STARZ hit series "Outlander" have returned for Season 3. Balfe talks to Peter Travers about her character, Claire, and what big changes fans of the show can expect to see. Balfe also looks back on her life in Ireland as a model. She shares why it wasn't the career for her and tells why she made the switch to acting. Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV Check out our other podcasts:...

Duration: 00:17:24


2017 Fall Movie Preview: Peter's Must-See Films!

9/8/2017
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Film critic Peter Travers breaks down the films you'll want to see this fall, from "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" to "Downsizing." Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV 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: 00:19:45


Liev Schreiber on that shocking 'Ray Donovan' loss and being a dad

9/6/2017
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Liev Schreiber, the Emmy-nominated star of Showtime's "Ray Donovan," discusses the death of a major character on the show and how he and the cast get along. Schreiber also described his relationship with his sons with ex Naomi Watts and what he's looking for in his next project. Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some...

Duration: 00:22:16


Wesley Snipes talks the inspiration behind his new book 'Talon of God'

8/30/2017
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'New Jack' Wesley? Instead of just acting and dancing, Wesley Snipes has added author to his resume. He's just released the new book, 'Talon of God.' Snipes talks to Peter Travers about the inspiration behind his book and shares hilarious stories from his past, including spending an unforgettable afternoon with singer Michael Jackson. Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers...

Duration: 00:19:50


Matt Bomer talks 'The Last Tycoon' and playing a stripper in 'Magic Mike'

8/25/2017
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Matt Bomer has taken on the lead in the new Amazon series, "The Last Tycoon," playing a 1930s production head. Bomer talks to Peter Travers about the story behind his newest character. Bomer also looks back his performances in "Magic Mike" and tells how his children reacted to seeing his near naked Magic Mike posters all around town on their way to school. Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER...

Duration: 00:19:23


Director Kathryn Bigelow on the making of 'Detroit'

8/18/2017
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Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow's newest film "Detroit" puts moviegoers smack in the middle of the 1967 riots of 50 years ago. Peter Travers says it's a movie you "need to see." In this episode of 'Popcorn,' Travers talks to Bigelow about the making of the film and why she chose to bring the story to the big screen after so many years. Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter...

Duration: 00:22:29


Elizabeth Olsen on her latest films, 'Wind River,' 'Ingrid Goes West'

8/11/2017
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Indie darling Elizabeth Olsen is taking on murder and the world of social media fame in two of her latest films, "Wind River" and "Ingrid Goes West." Olsen, who also plays the Scarlet Witch in the "Avengers" series, discusses the kind of roles she prefers and what her sisters Mary-Kate and Ashley think of her acting in the latest episode of "Popcorn With Peter Travers." Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa *...

Duration: 00:17:27


John Boyega on how his life's changed since "Stars Wars"

8/4/2017
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"Detroit" star John Boyega joins Peter Travers in studio to talk about his newest role. Boyega talks about what it’s like to star as a real-life person in Kathryn Bigelow's new big screen recreation of the Motor City's 1967 riots. Boyega also reveals that "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" sends Carrie Fisher off "in an amazing way." Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an...

Duration: 00:15:50


Patrick Stewart On the End of 'X-Men,' Playing the Poop Emoji

7/26/2017
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Patrick Stewart has been a franchise movie star for nearly 30-years, from "Star Trek: Generations" to the "X-Men." Now Stewart is shaking things up by saying goodbye to "X-Men" once and for all and taking on the more kid-friendly role as Poop in the new "Emoji Movie." Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV 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,...

Duration: 00:19:06


Christopher Nolan on the making of 'Dunkirk'

7/21/2017
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Director Christopher Nolan is best known for creating science fiction fan favorites such as the "Dark Knight" trilogy, "Inception" and "Interstellar." But with his newest film, "Dunkirk," Nolan has put aside the fiction to bring a true story to life on film. Nolan talks to Peter Travers about why he decided to tell the story of "Dunkirk" and how he pulled it off. Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT...

Duration: 00:22:57


'Planet of the Apes' star Andy Serkis on becoming Caesar

7/19/2017
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Critics and fans are praising Andy Serkis' performance as ape-leader Caesar in "War for the Planet of the Apes." It's motion-capture acting at its best. In this episode of "Popcorn," Serkis explains how they pull it off -- and wait until you hear the details! It's a mind-boggling and endlessly fascinating process with incredible results. Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter...

Duration: 00:16:38


Kumail Nanjiani, Emily V. Gordon on their real-life love story in 'The Big Sick'

7/14/2017
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Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon’s film "The Big Sick" is loosely based on the first year of their real-life relationship when Gordon was put into a medically-induced coma. The husband and wife tell Peter Travers about their love story, what it’s like to work together and the difficulties of cultures clashing. Like what we're doing? Leave a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kIbsjV Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film...

Duration: 00:18:56

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