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Ladies and Gentlemen. Welcome to The Envelope Podcast. Here on The Envelope, we will be discussing and reviewing every Best Picture Winner in the Academy Awards History. We will start at the beginning and work our way toward present day. We are a Cinema Squad Production, presented on the Cinema Squad Podcast Channel. You can reach anyone here at TheCinemaSquad.com – Just go there to email us, check our bios, and keep up with the latest episode.
||CleanThe Envelope - 2019 Oscar Nominations Special Episode!||Here on The Envelope, we usually discuss & review every Best Picture Winner in the Academy Awards History. However, this week we are bringing you a SPECIAL EPISODE where we discuss the 2019 Oscar Nominations to prepare for the big night....||2/16/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope – Ep. #25 – The Greatest Show On Earth||On this episode, we discuss the twenty-fifth Best Picture Winner: “The Greatest Show On Earth.” "The Greatest Show on Earth" is a dazzling spectacle of life behind the scenes of the Ringling Brothers - Barnum & Bailey Circus. The sto...||2/2/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope – Ep. #24 – An American in Paris||On this episode, we discuss the twenty-fourth Best Picture Winner: “An American in Paris.” "An American in Paris" follows Jerry Mulligan, an American ex-GI, who stays in post-war Paris to become a painter, and ends up falling for the cha...||1/20/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope – Ep. #23 – All About Eve||On this episode, we discuss the twenty-third Best Picture Winner: “All About Eve.” "All About Eve" follows the backstage story revolving around aspiring actress Eve Harrington. Tattered and forlorn, Eve shows up in the dressing room of Broadwa...||1/5/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope – Ep. #22 – All the King’s Men||On this episode, we discuss the twenty-second Best Picture Winner: “All the King’s Men.” "All the King's Men" follows the rise and fall of a corrupt southern governor who promises his way to power. Broderick Crawford portrays Willie Stark, who...||12/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope – Ep. #21 – Hamlet||On this episode, we discuss the twenty-first Best Picture Winner: “HAMLET.” "Hamlet" is Director Laurence Olivier's adaptation of the Shakespearean tragedy that follows the Danish prince, Hamlet, who seeks vengeance when his uncle usurps the t...||12/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope – Ep. #20 – Gentleman’s Agreement||On this episode, we discuss the twentieth Best Picture Winner: “GENTLEMAN’S AGREEMENT.” “Gentleman’s Agreement” follows journalist Phil Green as he moves to New York City and takes on a high-profile magazine assignment about anti-Semitis..||11/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope – Ep. #19 – The Best Years Of Our Lives||On this episode, we discuss the nineteenth Best Picture Winner: “THE BEST YEARS OF OUR LIVES.” “The Best Years Of Our Lives” follows three World War II veterans (Fred, Al, and Homer) who return home to small-town America to discover that they ..||11/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope – Ep. #18 – The Lost Weekend||On this episode, we discuss the eighteenth Best Picture Winner: “THE LOST WEEKEND.” "The Lost Weekend" follows writer & chronic alcoholic Don Birnam. Sober for only a few days, Don is supposed to be spending the weekend with his brother, W...||10/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope – Ep. #17 – Going My Way||On this episode, we discuss the seventeenth Best Picture Winner: “GOING MY WAY.” "Going My Way" follows Father Charles O'Malley, an easy-going, golf-playing young priest whose entry into a tough neighborhood parish in midtown Manhattan is view...||10/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope – Ep. #16 – Casablanca||On this episode, we discuss the sixteenth Best Picture Winner: “CASABLANCA.” Set during World War II, "Casablanca" focuses on an American expatriate turned nightclub owner, Rick Blaine, who discovers his old flame Ilsa has come to Casablanca with..||9/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope – Ep. #15 – Mrs. Miniver||On this episode, we discuss the fifteenth Best Picture Winner: “MRS. MINIVER.” Told in a series of dramatic vignettes, "Mrs. Miniver" follows a middle-class English family learning to cope with war. The family, headed by the lovely & gracious mat..||9/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope – Ep. #14 – How Green Was My Valley||On this episode, we discuss the fourteenth Best Picture Winner: “HOW GREEN WAS MY VALLEY.” "How Green Was My Valley" follows Huw Morgan, the academically inclined youngest son in a proud family of Welsh coal miners, who witnesses the tumultuous e..||9/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope – Ep. #13 – Rebecca||On this episode, we discuss the thirteenth Best Picture Winner: “REBECCA.” "Rebecca" follows a young woman who marries a fascinating widower only to find out that she must live in the shadow of his former wife, Rebecca. The new Mrs. de Winter mus..||8/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope – Ep. #12 – Gone with the Wind||On this episode, we discuss the twelfth Best Picture Winner: “GONE WITH THE WIND.” "Gone with the Wind" is an epic Civil War drama that focuses on the life of petulant southern belle Scarlett O'Hara. Starting with her idyllic life on a sprawling ..||8/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope – Ep. #11 – You Can’t Take It With You||On this episode, we are discussing the eleventh Best Picture Winner: “You Can’t Take It With You.” In the film, "You Can't Take It With You," sweet-natured Alice Sycamore falls for a big-wig banker's son named Tony Kirby. But when she invites her||7/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope - Ep. #10 – The Life of Emile Zola||On this episode, we are discussing the tenth Best Picture Winner: “The Life of Emile Zola.” After struggling to establish himself, author Emile Zola wins success writing about the unsavory side of Paris and settles into a comfortable upper-class ..||7/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope - Ep. #9 – The Great Ziegfeld||On this episode, we are discussing the ninth Best Picture Winner: “The Great Ziegfeld.” "The Great Ziegfeld" is a biopic that follows the rise of Florenz Ziegfeld, a theater producer who became renowned during the 1920s for his lavish stage produ..||6/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope - Ep. #8 – Mutiny on the Bounty||On this episode, we are discussing the eighth Best Picture Winner: “Mutiny on the Bounty.” “Mutiny on the Bounty” follows William Bligh, the cruel captain of the HMS Bounty, a ship bound for Tahiti. When the crew-members finally tire of his abu||6/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope - Ep. #7 – It Happened One Night||On this episode, we are discussing the seventh Best Picture Winner: “It Happened One Night.” "It Happened One Night" follows spoiled heiress Ellie Andrews who impetuously married a man named King Westley, leading her tycoon father to spirit her a..||5/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope - Ep. #6 – Cavalcade||On this episode, we are discussing the sixth Best Picture Winner: “Cavalcade.” "Cavalcade" follows Upper-crust Londoners Robert & Jane Marryot, and their working-class counterparts, Alfred & Ellen Bridges, as they experience life's many triumphs ..||5/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope - Ep. #5 – Grand Hotel||On this episode, we are discussing the fifth Best Picture Winner: “Grand Hotel.” "Grand Hotel" is a lavish adaptation of the successful Broadway play of the same name. At a luxurious Berlin hotel between World War 1 & World War 2, the once-wealth..||4/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope - Ep. #4 - Cimarron||On this episode, we are discussing the fourth Best Picture Winner: “Cimarron.” Set in 1889, “CIMARRON” follows adventurous lawyer and newspaper editor Yancey Cravat who convinces his wife, Sabra, to join him in the rush to populate Osage, Oklah||4/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope - Ep. #3 - All Quiet on the Western Front||On this episode, we are discussing the third Best Picture Winner: “All Quiet on the Western Front.” “ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT” follows a young soldier who faces profound disillusionment in the soul-destroying horror of World War I. Based||3/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope - Ep. #2 - The Broadway Melody||On this episode, we are discussing the second Best Picture Winner: “The Broadway Melody.” “The Broadway Melody” follows a pair of sisters from the vaudeville circuit who try to make it big time on Broadway, but matters of the heart complicate t||3/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Envelope - Ep. #1 - WINGS||Today we are discussing the very first Academy Award winner for Best Picture: WINGS. “WINGS" follows two young men (one rich, one middle class) who are in love with the same woman as they become fighter pilots in World War I. The film was directe...||2/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
So much fun!
Loved this episode! You can tell that everyone was havng fun and loved what they do. This episode made me laugh and as a movie fan I really enjoyed the panels insight on the film and the background information.
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Love this podcast!!
As a movie buff/nerd, I absolitely love hearing about the history of the Oscars as well as the modern viewings of all the Oscar winners. It's fun to hear about what holds up and what doesn't! Plus I enjoy the banter of the hosts. :)