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‘Aquaman’: The Weird, Sort of Good (?) Future of Comic Book Movies | Exit Survey (Ep. 111)Dec 21, 2018 Listen
It’s Time for ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ Fever | Exit Survey (Ep. 110)Dec 19, 2018 Listen
‘Roma,’ ‘The Mule,’ and the Mailbag | The Oscars Show (Ep. 109)Dec 18, 2018 Listen
‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’: One of the Best Superhero Movies Ever | Exit Survey (Ep. 108)Dec 14, 2018 Listen
Barry Jenkins on ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ and Life After ‘Moonlight’ | Interview (Ep. 107)Dec 13, 2018 Listen
The Kevin Hart Fiasco and the Best Performances of 2018 With Wesley Morris | The Oscars Show (Ep. 106)Dec 11, 2018 Listen
The Top 10 Films of the Year | Discussion (Ep. 105)Dec 07, 2018 Listen
The Golden Globes Nominations: Surprises and Snubs | The Oscars Show (Ep. 104)Dec 06, 2018 Listen
John Krasinski on ‘A Quiet Place’ and the Question of a Sequel | Interview (Ep. 103)Nov 29, 2018 Listen
Do the Oscars Need 'Star' Power—and 'Black Panther'—to Thrive? | The Oscars Show (Ep. 102)Nov 27, 2018 Listen
Steven Caple Jr. on ‘Creed II,’ the Rocky Franchise, and Making a Great Sports Movie | Interview (Ep. 101)Nov 21, 2018 Listen
Steve McQueen on ‘Widows’ and Reinventing the Heist Movie | Interview (Ep. 100)Nov 19, 2018 Listen
Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald | Exit Survey (Ep. 99)Nov 16, 2018 Listen
The Top Five Coen Brothers Films | Discussion (Ep. 98)Nov 15, 2018 Listen
‘Outlaw King’ Is Netflix’s Foray Into Prestige. Did It Work? | The Oscars Show (Ep. 97)Nov 13, 2018 Listen
Body Horror to the Extreme With ‘Overlord’ Director Julius Avery | Interview (Ep. 96)Nov 09, 2018 Listen
Greg Kinnear on The Bill Simmons Podcast | Interview (Ep. 95)Nov 07, 2018 Listen
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The Top Five Westerns Since 1993 | Discussion (Ep. 93)Nov 02, 2018 Listen
Luca Guadagnino on the Gory Glory of 'Suspiria' | Interview (Ep. 92)Nov 01, 2018 Listen
Introducing 'The Oscars Show' and the 2018 Oscar Narratives I The Oscars Show (Ep. 91)Oct 30, 2018 Listen
The Top 5 Streaming Horror Films Right Now with Bill Simmons | Discussion (Ep. 90)Oct 26, 2018 Listen
Paul Dano on Directing His First Film and Adapting Richard Ford's 'Wildlife' | Interview (Ep. 89)Oct 25, 2018 Listen
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David Lowery on Directing Robert Redford's Final Film, 'The Old Man and the Gun' | The Big Picture (Ep. 86)Sep 28, 2018 Listen
Ethan Hawke Will 'Blaze' a Trail as a Director, Too | The Big Picture (Ep. 85)Sep 21, 2018 Listen
Nicole Holofcener, 'The Land of Steady Habits,' and the Characters From Her Own Life | The Big Picture (Ep. 84)Sep 14, 2018 Listen
Michel Gondry Reunites With Jim Carrey in ‘Kidding’ | The Big Picture (Ep. 83)Sep 07, 2018 Listen
Aneesh Chaganty on Leaving Google to Make ‘Searching’ | The Big Picture (Ep. 82)Aug 31, 2018 Listen
The Summer Movie Awards | The Big Picture (Ep. 81)Aug 24, 2018 Listen
How ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Director Jon M. Chu Earned His Spot | The Big Picture (Ep. 80)Aug 17, 2018 Listen
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Making ‘Mission: Impossible’ the Best Movie Franchise, With Christopher McQuarrie | The Big Picture (Ep. 78)Jul 27, 2018 Listen
Bo Burnham’s ‘Eighth Grade’ Captures the Experience of Middle School and Right Now | The Big Picture (Ep. 77)Jul 20, 2018 Listen
What Inspires Gus Van Sant? | The Big Picture (Ep. 76)Jul 13, 2018 Listen
Boots Riley’s ‘Sorry to Bother You’ Is a Cinematic Acid Trip | The Big Picture (Ep. 75)Jul 09, 2018 Listen
'Ant-Man and the Wasp’ Goes Big, With Peyton Reed | The Big Picture (Ep. 74)Jul 06, 2018 Listen
Why ‘Sicario’ Needed a Sequel, With Stefano Sollima | The Big Picture (Ep. 73)Jun 29, 2018 Listen
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‘Incredibles 2’ and Brad Bird’s Super-Powered Return to Pixar | The Big Picture (Ep. 71)Jun 15, 2018 Listen
Morgan Neville’s Mister Rogers Documentary Reminds Us to Be a Good Neighbor | The Big Picture (Ep. 70)Jun 13, 2018 Listen
Hereditary’ Is the Most Disturbing Horror Movie in Years, With Ari Aster | The Big Picture (Ep. 69)Jun 08, 2018 Listen
Truth, Fiction, and a Hollywood Heist Movie, With Bart Layton | The Big Picture (Ep. 68)Jun 01, 2018 Listen
'Solo: A Star Wars Story’: Instant Analysis | The Big Picture (Ep. 67)May 25, 2018 Listen
Making ‘First Reformed,’ the Best Movie of the Year So Far, With Paul Schrader | The Big Picture (Ep. 66)May 21, 2018 Listen
Emergency ‘Deadpool 2’ Debate | The Big Picture (Ep. 65)May 18, 2018 Listen
Making the Melissa McCarthy Machine, With Ben Falcone | The Big Picture (Ep. 64)May 14, 2018 Listen
Jason Reitman Is Not Here to Make a Blockbuster | The Big Picture (Ep. 63)May 10, 2018 Listen
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William Friedkin Meets a Real-Life ‘Exorcist’ | The Big Picture (Ep. 61)Apr 23, 2018 Listen
4/20 Special: Jay Chandrasekhar’s ‘Super Troopers’ Return | The Big Picture (Ep. 60)Apr 20, 2018 Listen
Life and Death in the American West With ‘Lean on Pete’ Director Andrew Haigh | The Big Picture (Ep. 58)Apr 13, 2018 Listen
'Blockers’ and the Revival of the Studio Comedy With Kay Cannon | The Big Picture (Ep. 58)Apr 06, 2018 Listen
Steven Spielberg's Top 5 Movies With Bill Simmons and Chris Ryan | The Big Picture (Ep. 57)Mar 30, 2018 Listen
Cults, Sex, and the American Dream in 'Wild Wild Country' I The Big Picture (Ep. 56)Mar 27, 2018 Listen
The Best Movies at the SXSW Film Festival | The Big Picture (Ep. 55)Mar 16, 2018 Listen
Cory Finley Breaks From the Stage with ‘Thoroughbreds’ | The Big Picture (Ep. 54)Mar 09, 2018 Listen
Jennifer Lawrence’s ‘Red Sparrow’ Transformation With Francis Lawrence | The Big Picture (Ep. 53)Mar 02, 2018 Listen
Is ‘Three Billboards’ Actually Just ‘Crash’ 2.0? Plus, Other Oscars Takes | The Big Picture (Ep. 52)Feb 27, 2018 Listen
'Annihilation,’ ‘Ex Machina,’ and Alex Garland’s Disturbing Sci-Fi Vision | The Big Picture (Ep. 51)Feb 23, 2018 Listen
Yance Ford Made ‘Strong Island’ to Face Down the Past | The Big Picture (Ep. 50)Feb 19, 2018 Listen
Why Stop-Motion Animation Takes Forever to Make, With Nick Park | The Big Picture (Ep. 49)Feb 16, 2018 Listen
The Rise of Alex Ross Perry: From the Art House to the Mouse House | The Big Picture (Ep. 48)Feb 12, 2018 Listen
'Icarus’ Filmmaker Bryan Fogel on Why Russia Won’t Be at the Olympics | The Big Picture (Ep. 47)Feb 09, 2018 Listen
The Art of True Crime Documentary with Erin Lee Carr | The Big Picture (Ep. 46)Feb 02, 2018 Listen
Oscar Season: The Snubs and Surprises of the Academy Awards Nominations | The Big Picture (Ep. 45)Jan 23, 2018 Listen
Making Kick-Ass Liam Neeson Movies With Director Jaume Collet-Serra | The Big Picture (Ep. 44)Jan 12, 2018 Listen
The Urgency of ‘The Post’ With Screenwriters Liz Hannah and Josh Singer | The Big Picture (Ep. 43)Dec 29, 2017 Listen
The Best Movies of 2017 | The Big Picture (Ep. 42)Dec 22, 2017 Listen
‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Is Just the Beginning for Rian Johnson | The Big Picture (Ep. 41)Dec 18, 2017 Listen
Was 2007 the Best Year for Film? | The Big Picture (Ep. 40)Dec 15, 2017 Listen
Sean Baker’s Wondrous ‘The Florida Project’ | The Big Picture (Ep. 39)Dec 08, 2017 Listen
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Joe Wright Bounces Back From His Darkest Hour | The Big Picture (Ep. 37)Nov 22, 2017 Listen
The Past, Present, and Future of Superhero Movies | The Big Picture (Ep. 35)Nov 17, 2017 Listen
Greta Gerwig on ‘Lady Bird,’ One of the Year’s Best Movies | The Big Picture (Ep. 34)Nov 13, 2017 Listen
Passing Time With Richard Linklater | The Big Picture (Ep. 33)Nov 10, 2017 Listen
How to Make a Marvel Movie Funny With ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Director Taika Waititi | The Big Picture (Ep. 32)Nov 03, 2017 Listen
Ruben Östlund Is Trying to Provoke You | The Big Picture (Ep. 31)Oct 27, 2017 Listen
Todd Haynes on Growing Up and Going ‘Wonderstruck’ | The Big Picture (Ep. 30)Oct 20, 2017 Listen
Noah Baumbach and Capturing the American Family | The Big Picture (Ep. 29)Oct 16, 2017 Listen
Darren Aronofsky on Pushing the Envelope | The Big Picture (Ep. 28)Oct 11, 2017 Listen
Stephen Frears and the Inner Workings of the Royal Family | The Big Picture (Ep. 27)Sep 29, 2017 Listen
Dissecting 'Mother!,' the Most Controversial Movie of the Year | The Big Picture (Ep. 26)Sep 22, 2017 Listen
Danny Strong and the Recipe for a Classic Biopic | The Big Picture (Ep. 25)Sep 15, 2017 Listen
'It' Director Andy Muschietti on Adapting Stephen King | The Big Picture (Ep. 24)Sep 08, 2017 Listen
Jay Baruchel’s Directorial Debut and Making an Authentic Hockey Movie | The Big Picture (Ep. 23)Sep 01, 2017 Listen
Janicza Bravo and Brett Gelman Channel Rejection and Anxiety to Make ‘Lemon’ | The Big Picture (Ep. 22)Aug 18, 2017 Listen
The Safdie Brothers and ‘Good Time,’ an Instant New York Classic | The Big Picture (Ep. 21)Aug 11, 2017 Listen
Taylor Sheridan, 'Wind River,' and How to Write a Killer Movie | The Big Picture (Ep. 20)Aug 04, 2017 Listen
Jenny Slate, Gillian Robespierre, and Elisabeth Holm on ‘Landline’ | The Big Picture (Ep. 19)Jul 21, 2017 Listen
Matt Reeves Puts Humanity in ‘The Planet of the Apes’ | The Big Picture (Ep. 18)Jul 14, 2017 Listen
David Lowery’s Strange and Beautiful ‘A Ghost Story’ | The Big Picture (Ep. 17)Jul 06, 2017 Listen
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Modern Horror and ‘It Comes at Night’ Director Trey Edward Shults | The Big Picture (Ep. 15)Jun 08, 2017 Listen
Amy Schumer’s Career Arc, and ‘Snatched’ Director Jonathan Levine | The Big Picture (Ep. 14)Jun 01, 2017 Listen
Doug Liman on ‘The Wall’ and Making Movies His Way | The Big Picture (Ep. 13)May 15, 2017 Listen
Guy Ritchie and the Challenges of Making ‘King Arthur’ | The Big Picture (Ep. 12)May 11, 2017 Listen
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Jake Johnson and Joe Swanberg on Their New Film ‘Win It All’ | The Big Picture (Ep. 8)Apr 07, 2017 Listen
‘The Discovery’ Director Charlie McDowell | The Big Picture (Ep. 7)Mar 31, 2017 Listen
Interview With 'Get Out' Director Jordan Peele | The Big Picture (Ep. 6)Mar 09, 2017 Listen
'A Cure for Wellness' Director Gore Verbinski on Making Something Outside the Box and the Future of the Industry | The Big Picture (Ep. 5)Feb 17, 2017 Listen
Barry Jenkins on Crafting the Sincerity of ‘Moonlight’ | The Big Picture (Ep. 4)Feb 09, 2017 Listen
Interview With ‘O.J.: Made in America’ Director Ezra Edelman | The Big Picture (Ep. 3)Feb 03, 2017 Listen
Interview With ‘20th Century Women’ Director Mike Mills | The Big Picture (Ep. 2)Jan 19, 2017 Listen
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