Ron Howard’s adaptation of JD Vance’s bestselling memoir hits Netflix this week—Sean and Amanda look at the film and the careers of stars Amy Adams and Glenn Close, including their chances at their first-ever Academy Award win (1:00). Hillbilly Elegy also inspired a deep dive into the history of a tricky subcategory: Oscar bait. What is it? When did it start? What movies count as Oscar bait? Sean and Amanda break it all down (27:00).
‘Hillbilly Elegy’ and the 10 Types of Oscar Bait You Meet in Hell
Sean and Amanda discuss Ron Howard’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ starring Amy Adams and Glenn Close, and deep dive into the history of a tricky subcategory: Oscar bait
The Boston Celtics suspended their head coach for the next year for an improper relationship with a colleague, but vague details and reports have made it hard to parse what actually happened
The Celtics-Udoka Situation, Comedian Colin Quinn, and Sheil Kapadia on the Eagles, Lamar, and Brady
Ryen Russillo discusses why the Celtics-Udoka situation is playing out this way, and later comedian Colin Quinn joins to talk business. Plus, Sheil Kapadia’s thoughts on the Eagles, Lamar, and Brady.
Rachel also briefly chats with Chelsea Stark-Jones about some Bravo news