Episode 22: The 43rd Academy Awards and the 1970 Films Wrap-Up

In the final episode about the films of 1970, Sophia Ciminello and Nick Ruhrkraut of the Oscar Wild podcast join Brian for a discussion of the 43rd Academy Awards! They also talk box office numbers of the year, the 28th Golden Globe Awards, and their personal favorite films of 1970. Consider this the first season finale of Film at Fifty!

Episode 21: Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion and the Career of Ennio Morricone

Jake Toplitt joins Brian for a discussion of Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion, which won the 1970 Oscar for Best Foreign Film. They also talk about the career of the film’s incredible composer Ennio Morricone and pick his three best scores!

Episode 19: There’s a Girl in My Soup and the Career of Goldie Hawn

Patrick Gomez (Editor in Chief of The A.V. Club) joins Brian for a discussion of the romantic comedy There’s a Girl in My Soup, starring Peter Sellers and Goldie Hawn. They also talk about Hawn’s fabulous career and pick her three best movies!

Episode 13: Scrooge and the Adaptations of A Christmas Carol

Alonso Duralde (The Wrap / Breakfast All Day / Linoleum Knife / Who Shot Ya? / A Film and a Movie) joins Brian for a discussion of the 1970 Christmas film SCROOGE, starring Albert Finney in the title role. They also pick their favorite adaptations of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol!