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Circuit Breaker Episode 156: TIFF Checks, Year of Asian Cinema, and ‘It: Chapter Two’

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Screen Shot 2018 11 27 at 11.59.51 PM 1Welcome to the Awards Circuit podcast titled “Circuit Breaker! The Awards, Film, & TV Podcast,” a weekly breakdown from AwardsCircuit.com featuring host Clayton Davis along with panelists Sam Coffey, Mark Johnson, Joey Magidson, Chris James, and Karen Peterson. We discuss movies, television and all the awards shows that need predicting. New episodes are released every Monday.

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On the agenda:

  • It’s a check-in regarding the end of the Telluride Film Festival that includes “Parasite” from Bong Joon-ho, “The Assistant” from Kitty Green, “Uncut Gems” from The Safdie Brothers, and “Waves” from Trey Edward Schults.
  • The Toronto International Film Festival is underway and we have the early word on films like “Dolemite Is My Name” with Eddie Murphy, “Blackbird” with Susan Sarandon, “The Lighthouse” with Robert Pattinson, “The Laundromat” with Meryl Streep, “Harriet” with Cynthia Erivo, “Jojo Rabbit” with Taika Waititi, “Knives Out” from Rian Johnson, “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” with Tom Hanks, and “Joker” with Joaquin Phoenix.
  • Talking about our thoughts regarding embargoes.
  • Giving our thoughts (non-spoiler) on “It: Chapter Two” and how it came to an end.
  • Are we in store for the year of Asian cinema?

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Written by Clayton Davis

Clayton Davis is the esteemed Editor and Owner of AwardsCircuit.com. Born in Bronx, NY to a Puerto Rican mother and Black father, he’s been criticizing film and television for over a decade. Clayton is a member of the Broadcast Film Critics Association where he votes and attends the kick off to the awards season, the Critics Choice Awards. He also founded the Latino Entertainment Journalists Association, the first Latino-based critics’ organization in the United States. He’s also an active member of the African-American Film Critics Association, New York Film Critics Online, International Press Academy, Black Reel Awards, and the Broadcast Television Journalists Association. Clayton has been quoted and appeared in various outlets that include The New York Times, CNN.com, Variety, Deadline, Los Angeles Times, FOX 5, Bloomberg Television, AOL, Huffington Post, Bloomberg Radio, The Wrap, Slash Film, and the Hollywood Reporter.

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Joey Magidson

Happy listening!

Guillermo Anaya

Question for the next podcast: as i think Joey was saying it feels in lead actress is scarlett and renee and what it seems 3 open slots, do you think we are in for a season like 2015 with different names in every award like when helen mirren and sarah silverman popped up in SAG?

Raul Gama

Question fot next podcast: do you see that one single award or campaign strategy can change the way things go on the rest of the season? i.e: if a Star is Born had gone Comedy/Musical at the globes i fieel like Cooper, Gaga and the film would walkout with four awards including song and would have a strong showing, especially putting Gaga as the chalanger of Glen instead of Colman, the acrtress race maybe wouldve turned out differently. Do you agree in this case or have you seen a clear case of switch in other past races that went on… Read more »

Kevin

What’s the strongest best acting lineup in the 1990’s?

Mike

Are we going to do ACCA 1990 this year?

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