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"The Flagship Film Podcast"

#144: Top 10 Films of 2006

Adam

Sam

1. The Last King of Scotland

2. The Departed

3. Pan's Labyrinth

4. United 93

5. Brick

6. Fast Food Nation

7. Letters From Iwo Jima

8. Children of Men

9. Volver

10. The Proposition

*11. L'Enfant

1. The Science of Sleep

2. Shortbus

3. Marie Antoinette

4. The Death of Mr. Lazarescu

5. Half Nelson

6. Brick

7. Bubble

8. Babel

9. Children of Men

10. Fast Food Nation

*11. Pan's Labyrinth


Guest #1 Films

Matt Singer
L'Enfant

Rian Johnson
The Fountain, Tideland

M. Robert Turnage
Children of Men

Scott Smith, Chicagoist
Children of Men

Kevin Crossman
The Break-Up

Ryan Heller
Borat

Tassoula Kokkoris
Little Children

 

 

 

Alex Knesnik
Superman Returns, Half Nelson

Jeff Huston
The Fountain

Ira Glass
Marie Antoinette, The Queen

Matty Ballgame
Pan's Labyrinth

Scott Tobias
The Departed, Children of Men

Carrie Van Hallgren
The Heart of the Game

#141: Top 5 Supporting Performances of 2006

Adam

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1. Maggie Gyllenhaal, WORLD TRADE CENTER / STRANGER THAN FICTION

Ray Winstone, THE PROPOSITION

2. Carmen Maura, VOLVER

James McAvoy, THE LAST KING OF SCOTLAND

3. Abigail Breslin, LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE

Ben Sliney, UNITED 93

4. Meryl Streep, PRAIRIE HOME COMPANION

Paul Giamatti, THE ILLUSIONIST

5. Rinko Kikuchi, BABEL

Jackie Earle Hailey, LITTLE CHILDREN

* Recorded before seeing Dreamgirls


Sam

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1. Adriana Barraza / Rinko Kikuchi, BABEL

Phillip Seymour Hoffman, M:I:3 

2. Shareeka Epps, HALF NELSON

John C. Reilly, TALLADEGA  NIGHTS

3. Charlotte Gainsbourgh, SCIENCE OF SLEEP

Paul Giamatti, THE ILLUSIONIST

4. Abigail Breslin, LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE

Oscar Isaac, NATIVITY STORY

5. Nora Zehetner, BRICK

Ben Sliney, UNITED 93

#81-82: Oscar Predictions

Adam

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Picture: Brokeback Mountain

Director: Ang Lee, BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN

Actor: Philip Seymour Hoffman, CAPOTE 

Actress: Reese Witherspoon, WALK THE LINE

Supporting Actress: Amy Adams, JUNEBUG

Supporting Actor: P. Giamatti, CINDERELLA MAN

Adapted Screenplay: Brokeback Mountain, LARRY MCMURTY AND DIANA OSSANA 

Original Screenplay: Squid and the Whale, NOAH BAUMBACH 


Sam

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Picture: Capote

Director: Ang Lee, BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN

Actor: P. Seymour Hoffman, CAPOTE

Actress: Judi Dench, MRS. HENDERSON PRESENTS

Supporting Actress: M. Williams, BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN

Supporting Actor: P. Giamatti, CINDERELLA MAN

Adapted Screenplay: Capote, DAN FUTTERMAN

Orignal Screenplay: Squid and the Whale, NOAH BAUMBACH