February 20, 2013
Can a film critic ever get a mulligan?
I sure need one. About a month ago, I took part with amiable Jamey DuVall and his merry men on moviegeeksunited in a lively discussion about the Oscars.
I don't think any of us thought Argo ... more
|Predicting the Oscars|
January 14, 2013
The Movie Geeks discuss their predictions for the winners of this year's Oscar race with special guest panelist and film critic Tony Macklin.
Movie Geeks United! is the most popular movie-themed podcast on the internet and iTunes, featur ... more
|Josh Bell hates everything: Infallible Oscar predictions|
March 2, 2010
Film historian and critic Tony Macklin joins Josh to deliver what he says are surefire Oscar predictions, as they discuss who will win and who deserves to win in the major categories for the awards that air March 7 on ABC.
Ed note: Lis ... more
February 18, 2010
Have I got a bet for you. Bet the house. Bet the dog. Bet your husband's insurance.
There is a lock Oscar winner this year. And it will make history.
Kathryn Bigelow will win the Academy Award for directing The Hurt Locker ... more
|"The future, Mr. Gits, the future"|
February 26, 2009
Were the 2008 Oscar Awards and Oscar ceremonies a harbinger of things to come?
The ascendancy of Slumdog Millionaire gave great hope to independent filmmakers, but it's an aberration.
The weekend of ... more
|The Academy Awards of Predictability|
February 20, 2009
Film critic and historian Tony Macklin joins Josh to preview this weekend's Academy Awards, with their picks for who will win and who should win in each of the major categories.
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February 11, 2009
The last decade has been the epoch of Clint Eastwood. He has been the most popular figure in Hollywood.
Clint's recent films have received multiple Academy Award nominations: Mystic River (2003), Flags ... more
February 21, 2008
In 1970 the nominees for Best Picture were really split up into movies for different audiences. The five nominees for Best Picture were “Patton, ” “Airport,” “Love Story,” “Five Easy Pieces,” ... more
|Who's it gonna be? Tony Macklin places his bets on the Oscars|
February 22, 2007
What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas -- unless it's betting on the Oscars. Then you have to go abroad. Boy, do I wish I was in Curacao, Netherlands Antilles.
You can't bet on the Oscars in the United States, but Pinnacle Sports in Curacao ha ... more
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