This episode we're joined by Josh Kline (The Tulsa Voice), Adam Chitwood (collider.com) and Jeff Huston (ICan'tUnseeThatMovie.com) to discuss this weeks new releases, The Lego Batman Movie, The Comedian, and Gold. Plus, Adam recaps his experience this past January at the Sundance Film Festival, and finally we go around the horn discussing the state of the Oscar Race.
Welcome to the premiere episode of the OFCC Podcast presented by the Oklahoma Film Critics Circle.
In our debut episode your host Charles Elmore is joined by OFCC Officers Jason Black, Craig Sanger, & Jeff Huston to discuss films in current release.
Split: The new thriller from M. Night Shayamalan, starring James MacAvoy & Anya Taylor-Joy.
The Founder: The true story behind the Golden Arches starring Michael Keaton and directed by John Lee Hancock.
Silence: The story of Jesuit priests on a mission in 17th century feudal Japan. co-written and directed by Martin Scorsese, starring Liam Neeson, Adam Driver and Andrew Garfield.
20th Century Women: The newest indie drama from Mike Mills starring Annette Bening, Greta Gerwig and Elle Fanning.
Live By Night: Ben Affleck writes, directs, and stars in this prohibition era gangster movie based on a Dennis Lehane novel.
We also discuss the OFCC 2016 awards and top 10 films of 2016 as voted by the Oklahoma Film Critics. Finally we recap the surprises, snubs and controversies with the Academy Award nominations that were just announced.