Movie Moguls
A podcast that focuses on all things in the realm of film.

S2E2 - Marriage Story | Movie Moguls

In this episode, Eric Tran, Ryan Tran, and Krista Natividad review, analyze, and provide their spoiler-free thoughts on the 2019 film, Marriage Story. The film is written and directed by Noah Baumbach, and stars Adam Driver, Scarlett Johansson, and Laura Dern. This comedy-drama follows a married couple, played by Driver and Johansson, as they go through a tiring, cross-country divorce that pushes both of them to their personal and creative limits.

S2E1 - Little Women | Movie Moguls

In this episode, Eric Tran, Ryan Tran, and Krista Natividad travel back to 1860s colonial Massachusetts to give you their takes on Greta Gerwig's second feature-length film, Little Women. This period-drama is the seventh adaptation on the famous 1868 novel of the same title by Louisa May Alcott.

(Season 2 of Movie Moguls is here! Lots of changes are upon us, with the main ones being a change to the format which includes spoiler-free reviews, shorter overall episode lengths, and significant tweaks to our commentary style!)

S1E10 - Midsommar | Movie Moguls

In this episode, Eric Tran, Ryan Tran, and Krista Natividad dive into Ari Aster's second feature-length film, 'Midsommar.' The movie follows a young American couple, amidst relationship troubles, as they travel to Sweden for a fabled midsummer festival, where things take a turn for the worse.

S1E9 - Booksmart | Movie Moguls

In this episode, Eric Tran, Ryan Tran, and Krista Natividad discuss their thoughts on Olivia Wilde's directorial debut, 'Booksmart.' This movie is a coming-of-age comedy film that follows two academic overachievers Amy and Molly, on the eve of their high school graduation, as they try to cram four years of fun into one night.

S1E8 - Top 10 Movies of 2018 | Movie Moguls

We discuss our Top 10 movies of 2018! It was a phenomenal year for film and we had a really interesting discussion, as we countdown 2018's very best that cinema had to offer. It was a very strong year for top-notch films, and this made for varying, deep assortments of movies when trying to come up with our year-end lists. 2018 was an incredibly memorable year and perhaps one of the best of the decade so far.

This episode was recorded previously in February of 2019.

S1E7 - Post-Oscars Reactions: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly | Movie Moguls

The 91st Academy Awards are over. From 'Green Book' winning Best Picture to Olivia Colman winning Best Actress, there is a lot to dissect and swallow from this year's Oscars. In this episode of Movie Moguls, we go over tonight's broadcast, and discuss our initial reactions and thoughts. There was plenty of good, bad, and ugly moments at this year's award ceremony, and here are all of our thoughts on them.

S1E6 - Oscar Predictions: Who Could, Should, and Will Win | Movie Moguls

It's finally time! After months of following this awards season, the grand finale is upon us. The Oscars are tomorrow night, and we are ready with our comprehensive predictions and analysis for all 24 categories. Will there be a film upsetting 'Roma' for Best Picture? Will Rami Malek hold on to win Best Leading Actor? Will Regina King's SAG and BAFTA snubs come back to haunt her? We share our thoughts and more as we discuss all the possibilies in this episode. We'll touch on who we think WILL win, but also who SHOULD and COULD win.

S1E5 - Roma | Movie Moguls

In this episode, Eric Tran, Ryan Tran, and Krista Natividad dissect critically-acclaimed director Alfonso CuarĂ³n's latest feature film, 'Roma'. The movie is nominated for 10 Academy Awards, and follows the story of a middle-class family's maid in Mexico City during the early 1970s.

S1E4 - Vice | Movie Moguls

In this episode, Eric Tran, Ryan Tran, and Krista Natividad analyze and discuss Adam McKay's latest feature film, 'Vice'. The movie is a satirical comedy and biopic about former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney.

S1E3 - Oscar Nominations: Reaction and Analysis | Movie Moguls

Our initial reactions to the 2019 Oscar nominations were a mixed bag. There was plenty to be hopeful about, but equally as much to be worried about with this year's nominations. Why didn't 'If Beale Street Could Talk' get much love from the Academy? What does Bradley Cooper's director snub mean for 'A Star Is Born' and its Best Picture odds? Did they forget that Justin Hurwitz exists after his work on La La Land? But, at least they pulled it together for Yalitza Aparicio! We discuss all of this, Best Picture chances, and more in this episode!

Timestamps - (01:08) Picture (07:14) Director (14:15) Actress (16:58) Actor (20:10) Supporting Actress (23:08) Supporting Actor (26:50) Adapted Screenplay (29:14) Original Screenplay (31:29) Cinematography (35:07) Costume Design (38:04) Film Editing (41:24) Foreign Language Film (44:33) Makeup and Hairstyling (46:20) Production Design (48:48) Score (54:07) Original Song (57:14) Sound Editing (59:23) Sound Mixing (1:02:28) Visual Effects (1:06:21) Animated Feature (1:11:20) Documentary Feature (1:14:33) Animated Short (1:16:25) Documentary Short (1:21:09) Overall Recap and Best Picture Odds Discussion

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