March 6, 2024

EP. 311 — 2024 Oscars Special

This week Paul & Amy are digging into all things Oscars and the Best Picture Nominees of 2024. The two ask, “was Barbie the most culturally significant film of 2023 and could it win Best Picture?” and “should Killers of the Flower Moon and Poor Things be thirty minutes shorter?” Then, Paul and Amy challenge each other to get every Oscar category wrong, because they can’t help but to vote with their hearts. We invite you, the listener, to get the Oscars wrong with us!

 

Download your Unspooled Gets It Wrong Oscar Ballot at https://www.unspooledpodcast.com/ or https://www.earwolf.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/03/Oscars_Ballot_2024.pdf

 

Next week, Paul & Amy are talking about The Martian! Check out this week’s spotlight episode from the Unspooled archives, 2019’s Best Picture Winner Parasite https://www.earwolf.com/episode/parasite/

 

You can join the conversation on Paul’s Discord at https://discord.gg/ZwtygZGTa6. Check out Paul’s Substack https://substack.com/@paulscheer

 

Paul’s book Joyful Recollections of Trauma is on presale now! Find it at https://www.harpercollins.com/products/joyful-recollections-of-trauma-paul-scheer

 

Learn more about the show at Unspooledpod.com, follow us on Twitter @unspooled and check out fun movie art on Instagram @unspooledpod created by Kim Troxall, and don’t forget to rate, review & subscribe to us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or where you listen to podcasts.

Recent Episodes

See All

April 17, 2024

EP. 317 — Her

This week, Paul & Amy look at the other side of divorce with the 2013 Spike Jonze film, HER.

April 10, 2024

This week, Paul is gone, but Amy is joined by fellow film critic and podcast host, Rico Gagliano (MUBI Podcast). The two break down the 2003 Sofia Coppola classic, Lost in Translation, starring Scarlett Johansson and Bill Murray.

April 3, 2024

This week, Paul is away on tour, but Amy is joined by fellow film critic and podcast host David Sims (Blank Check). They break down the 1987 romcom Moonstruck, starring Cher and Nicolas Cage.