In 2008, Director James Marsh conducted interviews with Phillipe Petit, the man who in 1974 was responsible for performing a high-wire act between the two World Trade Buildings in New York, along with the surviving crew members who helped in his six-year journey. The film recieved high regards and won the Best Documentary Feature Oscar. But does the film keep its balance? Eric, Kent & Lobster investigate.

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It's our 50th Episode and to celebrate, we have a guest. Legends Podcast's Wing joins us as we talk about the 2015 Best Picture Oscar Winner Birdman (or the Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance). Get in on the conversation about a film that has a whole lot to say, or maybe only appears to, about the state of art, movies, superheroes and actors. Starring Michael Keaton in an Oscar-nominated role as a washed-out movie star trying to jumpstart his career while putting a beloved superhero role behind him. But does the film soar or did it become street pizza?

 

 

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In this 2015 Best Foreign Language Film Oscar Winner, a young novice reconnects with her long-lost aunt as they try to uncover the truth about her parents. But did this film deserve its Oscar or should have been stayed locked up in a convent? MovieDude Eric, Kent & Lobster find out.

 

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