This week on The Collider Podcast, we look back at 2016. In the first half of this super-sized episode, we talk about the various blockbusters, why so many of them failed to connect, films that should have done better, and more. In the second half of the show, we run through our Top 10 lists.
This week on The Collider Podcast, we return to the 2016 Oscar race. Last time we talked about the Oscars, there were still some potential contenders that hadn't screened for guilds or critics. Now everything has been seen at least by some groups, so we provide the current status on Live by Night, Silence, Gold, The Founder, and others. We also look at the SAG nominations, try to figure out who is a lock so far in their respective categories, examine some of the smaller categories like Best Song, and more.
This week on The Collider Podcast, we're joined by Allison Keene and Haleigh Foutch for a 90-minute episode talking all about the first season of HBO's Westworld. During our discussion, we talk about what worked and what didn't in the first season, the strengths and weaknesses of the various storylines and twists, the various themes the season explored, our expectations for season two, how the show can improve upon what its built so far, and much more. Also, in case you missed it, here's our episode where we talk about the first four episodes of Westworld.