50: FAVORITE Films of 2018 with Jeff Huston (Part Two)

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Nick and film critic JEFF HUSTON break down the top half of their list of best films of 2018! (Listen to the bottom half in part one here)

JEFF HUSTON’S 1-5 of 2018

5. First Reformed
4.
The Rider
3.
Black Panther
2.
If Beale Street Could Talk
1.
ROMA

NICK FLORA’S 1-5 of 2018

5. The Favourite
4.
Green Book
3.
Spiderman: Into The Spiderverse
2.
BlackKklansman
1.
Eighth Grade

JEFF’S HONORABLE MENTIONS:
The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs
Private Life
Anniahlation
Ready Player One
Foxtrot
You Were Never Really Here
Won’t You Be My Neighbor?
American Animals
Mission Impossible: Fallout
Crazy Rich Asians
Juliet, Naked
The Wife
The Old Man & The Gun
Shoplifters
Mary Poppins Returns
Widows
Free Solo
Three Identical Strangers
Minding The Gap

NICK’S HONORABLE MENTIONS:
Won’t You Be My Neighbor?
The Frontrunner
Tully
Bohemian Rhapsody
Creed 2
The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs
The Zen Diaries Of Garry Shandling
A Star Is Born
Solo: A Star Wars Story
Avengers: Infinity War
A Simple Favor
Three Identical Strangers

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LISTEN to Jeff’s film discussion podcast THE BAD AND THE BEAUTIFUL
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49: Favorite Films of 2018 with Jeff Huston (Part One)

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It’s that time of year again! Nick is joined by Tulsa Voice film critic JEFF HUSTON to discuss their top 10 films of 2018!

Nick Flora’s Top 5-10 Films Of 2018:

10. Hearts Beat Loud
9. Black Panther
8. A Quiet Place
7. Isle Of Dogs
6. If Beale Street Could Talk

Jeff Huston’s Top 5-10 Films of 2018:

10. Hereditary
9. Can You Ever Forgive Me?
8. A Star Is Born
7. Spiderman: Into The Spiderverse
6. BlackKklansman

44: Dawes' "A Little Bit Of Everything" / Star Trek: TNG with Suzy G

Episode 44 welcomes guest SUZY G who nerds out with Nick about Star Trek: The Next Generation while Nick breaks down one of his favorite songs, Dawes' "A Little Bit Of Everything."  Plus audio workout tapes, movies you saw at too young an age, spectrum in fandoms, and more!

LINKS:

Suzy G's collection of short stories on Kindle
Suzy G on Twitter
Suzy G on Instagram

Dawes Official Site
Dawes' "A Little Bit Of Everything" on iTunes
Dawes' acoustic version of "A Little Bit Of Everything" on YouTube

Star Trek: The Next Generation on iTunes
Suzy G playing tinwhistle song from the Star Trek episode "Inner Light" on YouTube

Taylor Goldsmith from Dawes

Taylor Goldsmith from Dawes

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43: Phil Hartman

On Episode 43, on the 20th anniversary of his death, Nick discusses the life and career of PHIL HARTMAN, from Peewee Herman, SNL, to NewsRadio! Also Nick highlights the NBC sitcom AP BIO as well as his thoughts on SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY. Listen on  iTunes ,  Stitcher , or stream below:   

On Episode 43, on the 20th anniversary of his death, Nick discusses the life and career of PHIL HARTMAN, from Peewee Herman, SNL, to NewsRadio! Also Nick highlights the NBC sitcom AP BIO as well as his thoughts on SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY. Listen on iTunes, Stitcher, or stream below:

 

For more PHIL HARTMAN:
"YOU MIGHT REMEMBER ME: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF PHIL HARTMAN" on AMAZON
SNL "BEST OF PHIL HARTMAN" DVD on AMAZON 
"LIVE FROM NEW YORK" book on AMAZON

41 Musical Theater / Dogs with Chris & Jenna

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Episode 41 welcomes Maryland indie/pop duo CHRIS & JENNA to the podcast! Jenna talks about her deep love for musical theater, what got her into it, her favorite shows past and present, plus some pretty emotional moments, and Chris dives deep into his affection for all things DOGS! His profound respect for them, how movies gets them wrong, and he even reveals a jingle he wrote for pugs when he was 8! It's an all around great episode with some hilarious and thought provoking guests!

 

Find Chris & Jenna on tour HERE
Chris & Jenna on Facebook
Chris & Jenna on Instagram

39: Guest host Taylor Leonhardt

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Episode 39 welcomes guest host singer/songwriter TAYLOR LEONHARDT! We discuss her love for Drew Barrymore, growing up in a water park, church lock-ins, John Mayer, early influences of Patsy Cline and Patty Griffin, what makes a good dance party, her influences on the new album RIVER HOUSE and more!

Find TAYLOR LEONHARDT on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram: @TaylorLeon
Grab her new album RIVER HOUSE on iTunes HERE

36: John Hughes

Nick is flying solo on episode 36 to discuss the life, films, and impact, of filmmaker JOHN HUGHES!  Plus, it's the one year anniversary of the podcast!  Also Nick talks about getting busted trespassing on a very famous property, watching E.T. for the first time (recently), and listener feedback!

Discussed in this episode:
-Molly Ringwald on This American Life
-You Couldn't Ignore Me If You Tried book on Amazon

33: Documentaries / Jim Henson w/ Stacy Lantz

Episode 33 welcomes STACY LANTZ in the co-host seat! She talks about a few of her favorite documentaries, while Nick talks about the life, work, and legacy of JIM HENSON.  Plus the ups and downs of being an indie artist, how Doris Day changed Stacy's life, reminiscing about Rescue 911, Unsolved Mysteries, and more!

Documentaries mentioned on this episode:

The Elephant In The Living Room
Moving Midway
Virunga
Bill Cunningham New York
Vivan Maier
Music and Memory
Young At Heart
Brother's Keeper

- Jim Henson's Memorial Service on YouTube
- Jim Henson PBS documentary on YouTube
- Sesame Street book on Amazon

29: Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind / Tombstone w/ Megan Whitmer

Guest co-host MEGAN WHITMER joins Nick to talk about her favorite movie TOMBSTONE, and Nick geeks out over ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND!  Plus celebrity encounter stories, Wisconsin's weird name for water fountains, dancing T-Rex's and more!

ETERNAL SUNSHINE on Amazon.com
ETERNAL SUNSHINE soundtrack on iTunes

TOMBSTONE on Amazon.com
MY FAVORITE MURDER on iTunes

MEGAN WHITMER on  Twitter ,  Facebook ,  Official Site  MEGAN'S book BETWEEN on  Amazon.com

MEGAN WHITMER on Twitter, Facebook, Official Site
MEGAN'S book BETWEEN on Amazon.com