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"Where it's always Oscar season."

Two cinephiles. One mission. Every Best Picture nominee of the 21st century.

Dec 20, 2021

"Ever since I was a child, folks have thought they had me pegged ... and they're always wrong," said Philip Seymour Hoffman, playing Truman Capote, in Bennett Miller's 2005 Best Picture nominee. So who is the real Truman Capote?

In this episode, Mike and Brian dig into the complexities of this character and explore Miller's approach to the biopic. They talk trivia, debate the Best Actor race and decide if CAPOTE deserves a spot in the year's top five.

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