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The Best Pick movie podcast

Welcome to BEST PICK, the podcast in which we watch, assess and discuss every Academy Award Best Picture winner in no particular order. Hosted by @MrJohnDorney, @ItsJessRegan and @TomSalinsky.

Contact us on bestpickpod@gmail.com. Sign up to our mailing list http://eepurl.com/dbHO3n.

Dec 5, 2018

Best Pick with John Dorney, Jessica Regan and Tom Salinsky

Episode 23: On the Waterfront (1934)

Released 5 December 2018.

For this episode, we watched On the Waterfront, written by Budd Schulberg (from the series of articles “Crime on the Waterfront” by Malcolm Johnson) and directed by Elia Kazan. The stars were...


Nov 22, 2018

Best Pick with John Dorney, Jessica Regan and Tom Salinsky

Episode 22: The Godfather (1972)

Released 21 November

For this episode, we watched The Godfather, written by Francis Ford Coppola and Maria Puzo, from the novel by Puzo; directed by Coppola; music by Nino Rota; cinematography by Gordon Willis. It stars Marlon...


Nov 7, 2018

Best Pick with John Dorney, Jessica Regan and Tom Salinsky

Episode 21: Kramer vs Kramer (1979)

Released 7 November

For this episode, we watched Kramer vs Kramer, written by Robert Benton from the novel by Avery Corman, and directed by Benton. It stars Dustin Hoffman, Meryl Streep, Justin Henry and Jane Alexander.

As...


Oct 24, 2018

Best Pick with John Dorney, Jessica Regan and Tom Salinsky and our special guest Nat Luurtsema

Episode 20: It Happened One Night (1934)

Released 24 October 2018.

For this episode, we watched It Happened One Night, written by Robert Riskin and Samuel Hopkins Adams and directed by Frank Capra. The stars were Clark Cable,...


Oct 10, 2018

Best Pick with John Dorney, Jessica Regan and Tom Salinsky

Episode 19: The Sound of Music (1965)

Released 10 October 2018.

For this episode, we watched The Sound of Music, written by Ernest Lehmann from the stage play by  Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse based on The Story of the Trapp Family by Maria von Trapp. Songs...