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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 through the ages on this biweekly podcast! Next episode coming January 21st!
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Gold Standard Retrospective W/ Dame Janet Suzman

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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" !!! For Jan Struther's novel :  https://www.amazon.com/Mrs-Miniver-Jan-Struther/dp/0156631407 Find us here : Twitter : @Oscarsgold @HiDarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook: www.facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com Patreon :  patreon.com/goldstandardoscars
2:42:29
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" !!! For Richard Llewellyn's novel :  https://www.amazon.com/How-Green-Was-My-Valley/dp/088411936X Find us here : Twitter : @Oscarsgold @HiDarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook: www.facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com Patreon :  patreon.com/goldstandardoscars
1:59:15
December 24, 2020
Episode 13 : Rebecca (1940)
On this 13th episode DJ Nik, Rachel and Xan are joined by Kirsten Coachman to discuss "Rebecca" !!!  For Daphne Du Maurier's novel :  https://www.amazon.com/Rebecca-Daphne-Du-Maurier/dp/0380730405 Find us here : Twitter : @Oscarsgold @HiDarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook: www.facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com Patreon :  patreon.com/goldstandardoscars
2:01:38
December 11, 2020
Gold Standard Retrospective W/ Dame Janet Suzman
As a special thanks to all our wonderful listeners, patrons and supporters,  DJ Nik, Rachel and Xan 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 DJ Nik, Rachel and Xan are joined by Chrissy Anjewierden to discuss "Gone With The Wind" !!! To check this movie out : https://www.amazon.com/Gone-Wind-Clark-Gable/dp/B002W7DSLW For Margaret Mitchell's novel :  https://www.amazon.com/Gone-Wind-Margaret-Mitchell/dp/1416548947 Find us here : Twitter : @Oscarsgold @HiDarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook: www.facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com Patreon :  patreon.com/goldstandardoscars
3:10:17
November 13, 2020
Episode 11 : You Can't Take It With You (1938)
On this 11th episode DJ Nik, Rachel and Xan  discuss "You Can't Take It With You" !!! To check this movie out : https://www.amazon.com/You-Cant-Take-Spring-Byington/dp/B001NEP8JA Find us here : Twitter : @Oscarsgold @HiDarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook: www.facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com Patreon :  patreon.com/goldstandardoscars
2:04:20
October 30, 2020
Episode 10 : The Life Of Emile Zola (1937)
On this 10th episode DJ Nik, Rachel and Xan are joined by Garrett Pomichter to discuss "The Life Of Emile Zola" !!! To check this movie out : https://www.amazon.com/Life-Emile-Zola-Paul-Muni/dp/B004SOUASQ  For the book "Zola And His Time" : https://www.amazon.com/ZOLA-TIME-Life-Emile-Zola/dp/B001UD7CMK Find us here : Twitter : @Oscarsgold @HiDarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook: www.facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com Patreon :  patreon.com/goldstandardoscars
2:31:42
October 16, 2020
Episode 9 : The Great Ziegfeld (1936)
On this 9th episode DJ Nik, Rachel and Xan discuss : "The Great Ziegfeld" !!! If you should wish to check this movie out : https://www.amazon.com/Great-Ziegfeld-William-Powell/dp/B001N31H6Y Find us here : Twitter : @Oscarsgold @HiDarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook: www.facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com Patreon :  patreon.com/goldstandardoscars
1:55:40
October 2, 2020
Episode 8 : Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)
On this 8th episode DJ Nik, Rachel and Xan discuss : "Mutiny On The Bounty" !!! If you should wish to check this movie out : https://www.amazon.com/Mutiny-Bounty-Clark-Gable/dp/B004RKZ05O For the novel "Mutiny On The Bounty"  : https://www.amazon.com/Mutiny-Bounty-Novel-Charles-Nordhoff/dp/0316611689 Find us here : Twitter : @Oscarsgold @HiDarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook: www.facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com Patreon :  patreon.com/goldstandardoscars
1:47:13
September 18, 2020
Episode 7 : It Happened One Night (1934)
On this 7th episode DJ Nik, Rachel and Xan discuss : "It Happened One Night" !!! If you should wish to check this movie out : https://www.amazon.com/Happened-One-Night-Clark-Gable/dp/B000MDJH7W For the novel "Night Bus"  : https://www.amazon.com/Night-Bus-Samuel-Hopkins-Adams/dp/B000N4AXXM Find us here : Twitter : @Oscarsgold @HiDarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook: www.facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com Patreon :  patreon.com/goldstandardoscars
1:52:45
September 4, 2020
Episode 6 : Cavalcade (1933)
On this 6th episode DJ Nik, Rachel and Xan discuss : "Cavalcade" !!! If you should wish to check this movie out : https://www.amazon.com/Cavalcade-Clive-Brook/dp/B00FL7EVIY Find us here : Twitter : @Oscarsgold @HiDarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19 Facebook: www.facebook.com/goldstandardoscars Email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com Patreon :  patreon.com/goldstandardoscars
1:45:08
August 21, 2020
Episode 5 : Grand Hotel (1932)
On this 5th episode DJ Nik, Rachel and Xan discuss : "Grand Hotel" !!! If you should wish to check this movie out : https://www.amazon.com/Grand-Hotel-Greta-Garbo/dp/B001NZB5GO   Find us here :  Twitter : @Oscarsgold @HiDarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19   Facebook: www.facebook.com/goldstandardoscars   Email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com Patreon :  patreon.com/goldstandardoscars
1:36:17
August 6, 2020
Episode 4 : Cimarron (1931)
On this 4th episode, DJ Nik, Rachel and Xan discuss the first Western film to win the Oscar for best picture : "Cimarron" !!! If you should wish to check this movie out : https://www.amazon.com/Cimarron-Irene-Dunne-Richard-Dix/dp/B00DF7NY9O or for the Edna Ferber book : https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/48887/cimarron-by-edna-ferber-foreword-by-julie-gilbert/   Find us here :  Twitter : @Oscarsgold @HiDarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19   Facebook: www.facebook.com/goldstandardoscars   Email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com  Patreon :  patreon.com/goldstandardoscars
1:19:47
July 23, 2020
Episode 3 : All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)
On this 3rd Episode, DJ Nik, Rachel and Xan discuss the second war movie to win the award for best picture :  "All Quiet On The Western Front"!!! If you would like to check this movie out : https://www.amazon.com/Quiet-Western-Front-Louis-Wolheim/dp/B002EBYO3W For the Erich Maria Remarque book : https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/140301/all-quiet-on-the-western-front-by-erich-maria-remarque/ Find us here :  Twitter : @Oscarsgold @HiDarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19   Facebook: www.facebook.com/goldstandardoscars   Email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com Patreon :  patreon.com/goldstandardoscars
1:39:42
July 10, 2020
Episode 2 : The Broadway Melody (1929)
On this 2nd episode DJ Nik, Rachel and Xan are joined by Rob Southgate to discuss the first musical to win the award for best picture :  "The Broadway Melody"!!! To check this movie out : https://www.amazon.com/Broadway-Melody-Charles-King/dp/B01MUCN0Y9  Find us here :  Twitter : @Oscarsgold @HiDarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19   Facebook: www.facebook.com/goldstandardoscars   Email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com Patreon :  patreon.com/goldstandardoscars
1:46:38
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!!!  If you would like to check this movie out : https://www.amazon.com/Wings-Clara-Bow/dp/B007B8FSQU  Find us here : Twitter : @Oscarsgold @HiDarknesspod @beatlesblonde @udanax19  Facebook: www.facebook.com/goldstandardoscars  Email : goldstandardoscars@gmail.com.   Patreon :  patreon.com/goldstandardoscars
1:44:04
June 11, 2020