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Caption: Orion Lee and John Magaro in First Cow
With "First Cow," Kelly Reichardt returns to the 19th century Oregon Territory of her most acclaimed film, "Meek's Cutoff." An early film of the ye...

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  • Added: Mar 13, 2020
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Top 10 Films of the 2010s (Pt. 2)
PTA. Wes. Malick. The Coens. Of course they made the cut. But who else? This week, Adam and Josh complete a task a decade in the making with their ...

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  • Added: Mar 06, 2020
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Top 10 Films of the 2010s (Pt. 1)
Films from Abbas Kiarostami, Sofia Coppola, Spike Lee – and a couple of former Golden Brick winners – all make the cut as Adam and Josh start their...

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  • Added: Feb 28, 2020
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Ali Leroi
This week on On Story we’ll hear from comedy veteran Ali LeRoi who’s longtime collaboration with comedian Chris Rock resulted in Everybody Hates Ch...

  • Added: Feb 26, 2020
  • Length: 53:58
Caption: Filmspotting Live in Chicago
Filmspotting celebrated its 15th anniversary over the weekend with a 35mm-screening of Howard Hawks' RIO BRAVO at Chicago's venerated Music Box The...

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  • Added: Feb 14, 2020
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Actor, Jeff Bridges
He's The Dude. His Dudeness. Duder. Or El Duderino if you're not into the whole brevity thing. Since his breakout in 1971's "The Last Picture Show...

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  • Added: Feb 07, 2020
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: 2020 Oscars
Will the Academy choose to remember 2019 as the year of "Parasite," "Marriage Story" and "Little Women" —or of "1917" and "Joker"? The Chicago Trib...

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  • Added: Jan 31, 2020
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: John David Washington and Robert Pattinson in Christopher Nolan's 'Tenet'
We ignore rumor and speculation and confine our 2020 Movie Preview to the current movie year (see you in 2021, Joel Coen's "Macbeth"!). New stuff f...

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  • Added: Jan 24, 2020
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Top 10 Films of 2019 (Pt. 2)
Was the last year of the decade also its best? Martin Scorsese's "The Irishman." Terrence Malick's "A Hidden Life." Quentin Tarantino's "Once Upon ...

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  • Added: Dec 31, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Top 10 Films of 2019 (Pt. 1)
The Chicago Tribune's Michael Phillips and The Next Picture Show's Tasha Robinson are back for this year's Best of '19 roundtable, and in part one ...

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  • Added: Dec 27, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Daisy Ridley in 'Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker' (2019)
With the critically adored but audience-divisive "Last Jedi" behind them, J.J. Abrams and his team set out to deliver a Star Wars finale that satis...

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  • Added: Dec 20, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Liam Neeson, Jake Lloyd, and Ewan McGregor in Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace (1999)
A long-time defender of the Star Wars prequels, Josh has rarely been given a platform on the show to actually do the work of defending them. That c...

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  • Added: Dec 13, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Saoirse Ronan and Timothée Chalamet in Greta Gerwig's adaptation of 'Little Women' (2019)
Costume dramas, biopics, elite directors and their passion projects: the prestige movie season is upon us. But if Greta Gerwig's new "Little Women"...

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  • Added: Dec 06, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Which overlooked films will compete for our 2019 award?

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  • Added: Nov 29, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Paul Thomas Anderson's 1999 film, 'Magnolia'
Paul Thomas Anderson followed up his breakout hit "Boogie Nights" with 1999’s "Magnolia," a 3+-hour ensemble film featuring a treatise on coinciden...

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  • Added: Nov 15, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Robert De Niro in 'The Irishman' (2019)
A new film from Martin Scorsese is always an event, but "The Irishman" is one that, for many, won’t happen at a movie theatre. After a short theatr...

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  • Added: Nov 08, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson in 'The Lighthouse' (2019)
In 2014, director Robert Eggers brought 17th century Puritan New England to frighteningly vivid life in "The Witch." For his follow-up -- The Light...

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  • Added: Nov 01, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Kang-ho Song, Hyun-jun Jung, Sun-kyun Lee, Yeo-jeong Jo, and Woo-sik Choi in Gisaengchung (2019)
One of the most praised films of the year, Bong Joon-ho's "Parasite" has been the subject of rave reviews since its Palme d'Or-winning debut at the...

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  • Added: Oct 25, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Kevin Spacey and Annette Bening in 'American Beauty' (1999)
Back in '99, the trailers and movie posters for "American Beauty" implored us to "look closer." For their 9 From '99 review, Adam and Josh give the...

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  • Added: Oct 18, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Joaquin Phoenix in 'Joker' (2019)
Between its late-August premiere at the Venice Film Festival (where it won the festival's top prize) and its release in theaters here in the States...

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  • Added: Oct 11, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Elijah Wood in 'The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring'
Released in consecutive Decembers beginning in 2001, Peter Jackson’s colossal adaptation of Tolkien’s "Lord of the Rings" trilogy reached its concl...

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  • Added: Oct 04, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Brad Pitt in 'Ad Astra'
It's always good news when an acclaimed director announces a new project, but it's somehow especially thrilling when that project is set in space. ...

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  • Added: Sep 27, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Judy Garland in 'A Star Is Born' (1954)
50 years after Judy Garland's death at the tragically young age of 47, the movie musical legend is largely remembered for one iconic film role -- D...

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  • Added: Sep 20, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman in Stanley Kubrick's 'Eyes Wide Shut' (1999)
Back in 1999, it was hard to watch "Eyes Wide Shut" without thinking about Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman as a real-life married couple participating...

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  • Added: Sep 13, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Bill Skarsgård in 'It Chapter Two'
Adam and Josh left 2017's blockbuster "It" at least mildly curious for more, but is the new film's nearly three-hour running time and the addition ...

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  • Added: Sep 06, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6