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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.

May 22, 2019

Best Pick with John Dorney, Jessica Regan and Tom Salinsky.

Episode 35: Platoon (1986)

Released 22 May 2019

For this episode, we watched Platoon, written and directed by Oliver Stone (who was nominated in both capacities and won for his direction), starring Tom Berenger (nominated), Willem Dafoe (nominated) and Charlie...


May 8, 2019

Best Pick with John Dorney, Jessica Regan and Tom Salinsky.

Episode 34: Forrest Gump (1994)

Released 8 May 2019

For this episode, we watched Forrest Gump, written by Eric Roth, from the novel by Winston Groom. It was directed by Robert Zemeckis, and both won Oscars for their work. The film also picked up awards for Tom...


Apr 24, 2019

Best Pick with John Dorney, Jessica Regan and Tom Salinsky.

Episode 33: Dances with Wolves (1990)

Released 24 April 2019

For this episode, we watched Dances with Wolves, written by Michael Blake (won), from his novel. Kevin Costner starred and won for his directing as well as for Best Picture with Jim Wilson. The film...


Apr 10, 2019

Best Pick with John Dorney, Jessica Regan, Tom Salinsky and our special guest Garrett Millerick.

Episode 32: A Man for All Seasons (1966)

Released 10 April 2019

For this episode, we watched A Man for All Seasons, written by Robert Bolt (won), from his stage play. It was directed by Fred Zinnemann (won) and starred...


Apr 3, 2019

Best Pick with John Dorney, Jessica Regan and Tom Salinsky.

Episode 31: Unforgiven (1996)

Released 3 April 2019

For this episode, we watched Unforgiven, written by David Webb Peoples, and directed by Clint Eastwood, who also starred alongside Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman and Richard Harris.

It was nominated for nine...