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Gold Standard-The Oscars Podcast

Gold Standard-The Oscars Podcast

By Nik Rachel Xan
Join DJ Nik, Rachel and Xan as together they review every single movie to have won the Oscar for Best Picture in chronological order on this biweekly podcast! Next episode coming September 30th!
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Episode 32 : Ben-Hur (1959)

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Episode 33 : The Apartment (1960)
Did this New York City crib deserve 5 star status or should it have been condemned? Find out the answer to this question and more as we discuss Billy Wilder's film , "The Apartment" !!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars
02:05:53
September 17, 2021
Episode 32 : Ben-Hur (1959)
Did the Judean prince deserve to win the golden chariot race or should he have been left in the dust? Find out the answer to this question and more as we discuss William Wyler's film , "Ben-Hur" with special guest, Shaun Collins !!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
03:15:14
September 3, 2021
Episode 31 : Gigi (1958)
Did Gigi’s spark deserve to turn to fire or should the French flame have been doused? Find out the answer to this question and more as we discuss Vincente Minnelli's film , "Gigi" with special guest, Phil Thomas Katt !!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
01:13:25
August 19, 2021
Episode 30 : The Bridge On The River Kwai (1957)
Put your best foot forward and get ready to march to the tune of "The Colonel Bogey March" as we discuss "The Bridge On The River Kwai" !!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
02:37:14
August 6, 2021
Episode 29 : Around The World In 80 Days (1956)
On this 29th episode we do some old school globetrotting as we discuss "Around The World In 80 Days" Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
02:00:04
July 23, 2021
Episode 28 : Marty (1955)
On this 28th episode we get a little Italian American as we discuss "Marty" Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
02:08:42
July 9, 2021
Episode 27 : On The Waterfront (1954)
On this 27th episode we head to Hoboken, New Jersey and discuss on "The Waterfront" !!! Narrator : Mozz Manzoor Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
01:55:34
June 25, 2021
Episode 26 : From Here To Eternity (1953)
On this 26th episode we celebrate our 1st Podcast anniversary and while we're at it discuss From Here To Eternity !!! Narrator : Mozz Manzoor Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
02:19:43
June 11, 2021
Episode 25 : The Greatest Show On Earth (1952)
Ladies and gentleman, boys and girls of all ages! On this 25th episode we head off to the circus and while at it discuss The Greatest Show On Earth! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
02:27:39
May 28, 2021
Episode 24 : An American In Paris (1951)
Let the dancing begin! On this 24th episode we discuss An American In Paris !!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
02:04:09
May 14, 2021
Episode 23 : All About Eve (1950)
Fasten your seatbelts, it's going to be a bumpy ride as on this 23rd episode we discuss All About Eve !!! Narrator : Dame Janet Suzman Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
02:35:53
April 30, 2021
Episode 22 : All The King's Men (1949)
On this 22nd episode we get on our soap boxes as we discuss All The King's Men !!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
02:25:14
April 16, 2021
Episode 21 : Hamlet (1948)
On this 21st episode we are off to Elsinore in fair Denmark as we discuss Hamlet !!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
02:09:46
April 2, 2021
Episode 20 : Gentleman's Agreement (1947)
On this 20th episode we are joined by special guest, David Whiman as we discuss Gentleman's Agreement !!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
02:31:43
March 19, 2021
Episode 19 : The Best Years Of Our Lives (1946)
On this 19th episode we are joined by special guest, Garrett Pomichter as we discuss The Best Years Of Our Lives !!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
03:30:12
March 5, 2021
Episode 18 : The Lost Weekend (1945)
On this 18th episode we battle the demon in the bottle as we discuss The Lost Weekend !!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
02:01:43
February 19, 2021
Episode 17 : Going My Way (1944)
On this 17th episode we tune our voices to an Irish lullaby as we are joined by special guest Brandi Vezina to discuss Going My Way !!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
01:34:50
February 5, 2021
Episode 16 : Casablanca (1942)
On this 16th episode we fly off to Morocco with special guests Jesse Jackson and John Takacs to discuss Casablanca !!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
02:53:26
January 22, 2021
Episode 15 : Mrs Miniver (1942)
On this 15th episode we are off to wartime England with special guest Bruce Foye Jr to discuss Mrs Miniver !!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
02:42:30
January 8, 2021
Episode 14 : How Green Was My Valley (1941)
On this 14th episode we head to Wales with special guests Ben Hain and Nat McGee to discuss How Green Was My Valley !!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
01:59:15
December 24, 2020
Episode 13 : Rebecca (1940)
On this 13th episode we are joined by special guest Kirsten Coachman to discuss Rebecca !!!  Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
02:01:38
December 11, 2020
Gold Standard Retrospective W/ Dame Janet Suzman
As a special thanks to all our wonderful listeners, patrons and supporters,  we sit down with Dame Janet Suzman and discuss her incredible acting career from her Oscar nomination, to stories about the actors and directors she has worked with from Tom Baker, Federico Fellini and more!
59:05
November 26, 2020
Episode 12 : Gone With The Wind (1939)
On this 12th episode we are joined by special guest Chrissy Anjewierden to discuss Gone With The Wind !!!  Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
03:10:18
November 13, 2020
Episode 11 : You Can't Take It With You (1938)
Crows, kittens and xylophones!!! On this 11th episode we discuss You Can't Take It With You !!!  Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
02:04:21
October 30, 2020
Episode 10 : The Life Of Emile Zola (1937)
On this 10th episode we are joined by special guest Garrett Pomichter to discuss The Life Of Emile Zola !!!  Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
02:31:42
October 16, 2020
Episode 9 : The Great Ziegfeld (1936)
On this 9th episode we learn about show business as we discuss The Great Ziegfeld !!!  Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
01:55:41
October 2, 2020
Episode 8 : Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)
On this 8th episode we raise the anchor , hoist the main sail and review Mutiny On The Bounty!!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
01:47:14
September 18, 2020
Episode 7 : It Happened One Night (1934)
Time to hitchhike! On this 7th episode we stick out our thumbs as we review It Happened One Night!!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
01:52:45
September 4, 2020
Episode 6 : Cavalcade (1933)
Raise your glasses high as on this 6th episode we review Cavalcade!!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
01:45:09
August 21, 2020
Episode 5 : Grand Hotel (1932)
On this 5th episode we check in and sign our names in the guest book as we review Grand Hotel!!!  Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
01:36:18
August 6, 2020
Episode 4 : Cimarron (1931)
On this 4th episode we discuss the first Western film to win the Oscar for best picture, Cimarron!  Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
01:19:48
July 23, 2020
Episode 3 : All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)
On this 3rd episode we head back to war to discuss All Quiet On The Western Front!!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
01:39:42
July 10, 2020
Episode 2 : The Broadway Melody (1929)
On this 2nd episode we are joined by special guest, Rob Southgate to discuss the first musical to win the award for best picture, The Broadway Melody !!! Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
01:46:38
June 26, 2020
Episode 1 : Wings (1927)
The journey begins!!!!  Join DJ Nik , Rachel and Xan as together they review the first movie to win an Academy Award for Best Picture, Wings !!!  Twitter : @oscarsgold @hidarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook : facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Patreon : patreon.com/goldstandardoscars Shoot us an email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com
01:44:05
June 11, 2020