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Weekly Oscar-Talk Podcast Debut

by Anne Thompson
August 28, 2009 6:22 AM
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Thompson on Hollywood

I am happy to announce the debut of a weekly Friday kudo-podcast with In Contention's Kris Tapley. Here's the first Oscar Talk. We discuss the awards hopefuls so far and likely contenders coming out of upcoming fests; Meryl Streep’s remarkable emergence as a 60-year-old movie star; how the ten best picture slots could effect the Oscar race; new indie distribs Overture, Summit and Apparition; changing trends in Oscar campaigns; Paramount pushing Shutter Island to 2010; how Avatar Day went; and a Toronto preview.

(This is a tad longer than the ones we'll do in future through festival and Oscar season. And we'll get better at it.)


  • J. Sperling Reich | August 30, 2009 5:51 AMReply

    Congrats on launching the podcast. I look forward to subscribing and listening on a weekly basis.

    -J. Sperling Reich

  • emli | August 30, 2009 3:42 AMReply

    BSActor - Waltz, BSActress Imelda Staunton.

  • Anne Thompson | August 30, 2009 1:56 AMReply

    we're working on the itunes thing.

  • Ryan Sartor | August 29, 2009 3:08 AMReply

    Oscar Talk was great! Forget Scott and Phillips, ya'll is AT the movies.

  • Thomas | August 29, 2009 2:54 AMReply

    Is this going to be on iTunes, Anne?

  • Michelle | August 28, 2009 8:54 AMReply

    The Award season has officially begun...woohoo. Love the Oscar Talk

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