Episodes

Film nerds and hosts Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli discuss their favorite films snubbed at the Oscars. Alternating each week, one host must convince the other of their favorite films’ deserved nomination. They discuss Oscar films and their competitive awards years, while also trying to make each other laugh.

  • Raising Arizona - Season 2 Episode 28

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss The Coen Brother’s Raising Arizona, and the 1988 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline thinks this is a podcast about ‘Broadcast News’, and Chris has a quarter life crisis while recasting.

  • A League of Their Own - Season 2 Episode 27

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Penny Marshall’s A League of Their Own, and the 1993 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline is hung up on LEAF Phoenix, Chris is fuming over both the end credits and Argylle, and they both commiserate over their failed little league careers.

  • Silence - Season 2 Episode 26

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Martin Scorsese’s Silence, and the 2017 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline could’ve gone to school with everyone’s favorite nepo baby and Chris gets blindsided by a Princess Bride reference.

  • Contagion - Season 2 Episode 25

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Steven Soderbergh’s Contagion, and the 2012 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline and Chris both have LOTS of thoughts on Albert Nobbs. They also break down the current state of the Oscar race!

  • Before Sunrise - Season 2 Episode 24

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Richard Linklater’s Before Sunrise, and the 1996 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline is really not a fan of Ethan Hawke’s facial hair, and Chris really is a fan of Julie Delpy.

  • Babylon - Season 2 Episode 23

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts are joined by Josh Wahl to discuss Damien Chazelle’s Babylon, and the 2023 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline likes them a little seasoned, Chris learns that he actually DOES know about scores and if it’s Friday, Josh is watching Sorkin.

  • Fight Club - Season 2 Episode 22

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss David Fincher’s Fight Club, and the 1999 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline is ready to get tatted up, and Chris makes psychosis seem cute.

  • The King of Comedy - Season 2 Episode 21

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Martin Scorsese’s The King of Comedy, and the 1983 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline aspires to be like Coppola’s editor, and Chris and Marty have teamed up to save American Cinema.

  • Nope - Season 2 Episode 20

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts are joined by Surina Belk-Gupta to discuss Jordan Peele’s Nope, and the 2023 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline loves the Big Bang Theory, Chris finally can talk about how much he doesn’t care about Avatar, and Surina loves bad horror sequels.

  • Shaun of the Dead - Season 2 Episode 19

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts are joined by Gavin Berger to discuss Edgar Wright’s Shaun of the Dead, and the 2005 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline is anti-Bechdel test, Chris loves Downton Abbey, and Gavin has actually never seen a single movie.

  • Inside Man - Season 2 Episode 18

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Spike Lee’s Inside Man, and the 2007 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline thinks she could’ve solved this heist better than Denzel Washington, and Chris learns a fun way to remember how to pronounce “Cillian Murphy”.

  • Edge of Tomorrow - Season 2 Episode 17

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Doug Liman’s Edge of Tomorrow, and the 2015 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline loves a good sci-fi romp, and has warmed up to Tom Cruise over the years, and Chris could not be happier to be discussing this film.

  • Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory - Season 2 Episode 16

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Mel Stuart’s Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, and the 1972 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline has some thoughts about the Bucket Family finances and Chris is blown away by a casting suggestion.

  • Minority Report - Season 2 Episode 15

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts, along with special guest Madison DeCory, discuss Steven Spielberg’s Minority Report, and the 2003 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline is always looking for the opportunity to talk about Spielberg, Chris hates the eye stuff in this movie, and Madison has many thoughts about Tom Cruise’s sex appeal.

  • Barbie and Oppenheimer: The Double Feature That Could - Season 2 Episode 14

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this special episode, our titular hosts recap the historic 2023 Barbenheimer weekend which saw the release of Greta Gerwig’s Barbie and Christopher Nolan’s Oppenheimer. They discuss how they scheduled their double features, and what they thought about both of these great films. In addition, they talk about the SAG and WGA strikes that are affecting all of Hollywood, and what that means for Movie and TV fans for the foreseeable future.

  • Bones and All - Season 2 Episode 13

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Luca Guadangino’s Bones and All, and the 2023 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline loves Luca and Stuhlbarg and Chris is all set on this one.

  • The Doors - Season 2 Episode 12

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Oliver Stone’s The Doors, and the 1992 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline wouldn’t touch Jim Morrison with a 10 foot pole, and Chris is in love with Val Kilmer #NewShipAlert.

  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire - Season 2 Episode 11

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Celine Sciamma’s Portrait of a Lady on Fire, and the 2020 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline goes overseas for this pick and Chris still hasn’t watched Call Me By Your Name.

  • Tombstone - Season 2 Episode 10

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss George P. Cosmatos’ Tombstone, and the 1994 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline is out for blood and Chris should know better by now.

  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer - Season 2 Episode 9

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Killing of a Sacred Deer, and the 2018 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline thinks the vibes are “radonk” and Chris thinks that’s the funniest thing she’s ever said.

  • The Founder - Season 2 Episode 8

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss John Lee Hancock’s The Founder, and the 2017 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline wants the Coen Brothers to give this one a go and Chris says “late stage capitalism” a lot.

  • American Psycho - Season 2 Episode 7

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Mary Harron’s American Psycho, and the 2001 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline wants to bring back problematic faves and Chris wants everyone to know that Caroline chose this movie.

  • Midsommar - Season 2 Episode 6

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Ari Aster’s Midsommar, and the 2019 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline is out on Dickens and Chris still sucks at recasting.

  • The Last Duel - Season 2 Episode 5

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Ridley Scott’s The Last Duel and the 2021 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline loves Adam Driver and Chris can speak Japanese but not French. Oh and Ben Affleck has medieval bleach blonde hair.

  • Burn After Reading - Season 2 Episode 4

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss The Coen Brothers’ Burn After Reading and the 2009 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline thinks Ron Howard is overrated and Chris wants Queen Consort Camilla on the $2 bill.

  • Groundhog Day - Season 2 Episode 3

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Harold Ramis’ Groundhog Day and the 1994 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline loves Glee, Chris loves Stephen Tobolowsky, and they get into a nearly friendship ending argument.

  • Oscars 2023 Recap - Season 2 Episode 2

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss the 2023 Oscars. Chris was right about Jamie Lee Curtis and Caroline was wrong about Steven Spielberg.

  • Dazed and Confused + 2023 Oscar Nominees Chat - Season 2 Episode 1

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Richard Linklater’s Dazed and Confused and the 1994 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. But first, they will be discussing the 2023 Oscar nominations and some of the snubs and surprises that came with the list. It’s a great year in movies and there’s much to talk about after their brief hiatus. Caroline is Team Fabelmans and Team Colin Farrell all the way, and Chris has an unexpected favorite Linklater film.

  • Frances Ha - Season 1 Episode 43

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Noah Baumbach’s Frances Ha, and the 2013 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline is gonna be so poor and Chris thinks Caroline and Greta Gerwig would be friends.

  • Enough Said - Season 1 Episode 42

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Nicole Holofcener’s Enough Said, and the 2014 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. We also discuss some of the Golden Globes nominees, and what they mean for next year’s Oscars. Caroline feels like she would find herself in this situation, and Chris says “Soprano’s” in the most Jersey way possible.

  • Joe Versus the Volcano - Season 1 Episode 41

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts, along with special guest Matt Clarke, discuss John Patrick Shanley’s Joe Versus the Volcano, and the 1991 Academy Awards it was ~noticeably~ absent from. Caroline sees the positives in The Godfather III, Chris is able to name every obscure character actor in this movie, and Matt decided to send things off the rails.

  • Midnight Run - Season 1 Episode 40

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Martin Brest’s Midnight Run, and the 1989 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline wants to see a version of Big with Robert De Niro, and Chris can somehow name every character actor in this movie.

  • The Last of the Mohicans - Season 1 Episode 39

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Michael Mann’s The Last of the Mohicans, and the 1993 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline has a newfound celebrity crush after seeing this movie, and Chris is strapped with those crazy Michael Mann fun facts. Once again, things go off the rails.

  • Se7en - Season 1 Episode 38

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss David Fincher’s Se7en, and the 1996 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline wants David Fincher to direct every movie and Chris just wants to know WHAT’S IN THE BOX?

  • Planes, Trains and Automobiles - Season 1 Episode 37

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts, along with special guest Susan Masciarelli (Chris’ mom), discuss John Hughes’ Planes, Trains and Automobiles, and the 1988 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline has some questions about Del’s living situation, Chris could not be happier to be here, and Susan is the #1 friend of the pod.

  • The Skeleton Twins - Season 1 Episode 36

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Craig Johnson’s The Skeleton Twins, and the 2015 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline has a sweatshirt from an iconic moment from this film, and Chris sent a ridiculous Halloween text you just have to hear to believe.

  • Halloween (+ Montclair Film Festival Recap) - Season 1 Episode 35

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss John Carpenter’s Halloween and the 1979 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. But first, they will be joined by Ana Tressel to discuss their weekend at the Montclair Film Festival where they screened Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery, Armageddon Time, The Good Nurse, and The Whale. Caroline thought Michael Meyers was the same person as Mike Myers in her youth, Chris likes to set an atmospheric scene when talking about Halloween, and Ana shares her Daniel Craig/Knives Out impression with our audience.

  • A Quiet Place - Season 1 Episode 34

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts, along with special guest Surina Belk-Gupta, discuss John Krasinski’s A Quiet Place, and the 2019 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline is notorious for screaming during horror movies, Chris would have been taken out by the monsters immediately if this was real, and Surina saw the sequel to A Quiet Place 6 times in the theater.

  • It (Chapter One) - Season 1 Episode 33

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Andrés Muschietti’s film adaptation of Stephen King’s It (Chapter One), and the 2018 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline has a funny story surrounding another 2017 release, Call Me By Your Name, and Chris is on gazebos, even though they’re bullshit.

  • The Cabin in the Woods - Season 1 Episode 32

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Drew Goddard’s The Cabin in the Woods, and the 2012 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline would’ve killed Chris if it meant saving the world, and Chris wishes Hemsworth would’ve blown the conch. They both would be down to write the prequel.

  • The Nice Guys - Season 1 Episode 31

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts, along with special guest Jai Singh Nanda, discuss Shane Black’s The Nice Guys, and the 2017 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline should’ve been in the marketing department for this film, Chris still doesn’t know the difference between a lead and a supporting character, and Jai didn’t know Peter Sellers died in the 80s.

  • Blade Runner - Season 1 Episode 30

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Ridley Scott’s, Blade Runner, and the 1983 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline thinks Harrison Ford is for the girls and Chris is upset over the eye gouging scenes. They both actually have an intelligent conversation as well, which is a first.

  • Emmys 2022 Recap - Season 1 Episode 29

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, usually discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this special episode, our titular hosts recap the 2022 Emmys, and the surprise moments everyone can’t stop talking about. They also discuss some of the shows nominated, and which series and stars may have been snubbed this year. They recorded right after the show, so are both tired but excited to talk about one of their favorite events of the year. Chris could not be more happy for Michael Keaton, and Caroline believes Bill Hader was robbed.

  • History of the World: Part I (+ Venice Film Festival Recap) - Season 1 Episode 28

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Mel Brooks’ History of the World: Part I, and the 1982 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. They also will be discussing the 2022 Venice International Film Festival, notably the Don’t Worry Darling drama that has been taking the internet by storm. Caroline absolutely roasts Chris for his movie choice, and Chris needs to do penance for throwing the pod off its rhythm.

  • Rushmore - Season 1 Episode 27

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Wes Anderson’s, Rushmore, and the 1999 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline does not let Chris get a word in edgewise and Chris thinks Wes Anderson movies are like a warm cup of hot coco in the winter.

  • The Breakfast Club - Season 1 Episode 26

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss John Hughes’, The Breakfast Club, and the 1986 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline does not understand the qualifications needed to join the “Brat Pack”, and Chris is just chock full of fun facts.

  • The Perks Of Being A Wallflower - Season 1 Episode 25

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts, along with special guest Ryan Young (Caroline’s brother), discuss the teen drama The Perks of Being a Wallflower, and the 2013 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline sees herself in Emma Watson’s character (if she squints really really hard), Chris is a sucker for sentimentality, and Ryan has an unusual tunnel song.

  • Big Eyes - Season 1 Episode 24

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Tim Burton’s, Big Eyes, and the 2015 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline does not think Chris understood the assignment, and Chris thinks that’s hysterical. This entire episode goes a bit off the rails.

  • Prisoners - Season 1 Episode 23

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Denis Villeneuve’s, Prisoners, and the 2014 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline is the president of the Paul Dano fan club, and Chris can not pronounce “Denis Villeneuve” to save his life.

  • Wild Card: When Harry Met Sally.../Gone Girl - Season 1 Episode 22

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this special Wild Card episode, our titular hosts discuss Rob Reiner’s When Harry Met Sally… and David Fincher’s Gone Girl, and the Academy Awards they were noticeably absent from. Usually these films are ineligible, but this week we made an exception. Caroline thinks Amy Dunne may have had a point, and Chris may riot if they ever tried to remake When Harry Met Sally.

  • Scarface - Season 1 Episode 21

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Brian De Palma’s, Scarface, and the 1984 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline insists that Michelle Pfeiffer is a Best Supporting Actress contender, Chris has become a gentleman and a scholar, and they both have the giggles.

  • The Princess Bride - Season 1 Episode 20

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Rob Reiner’s, The Princess Bride, and the 1988 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline is rattled by the amount of potential Snubs picks this year, and Chris is out for blood.

  • Rocketman - Season 1 Episode 19

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Dexter Fletcher’s, Rocketman, and the 2020 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline is in awe of the Benny and the Jets scene, and Chris has to face the consequences of his former Snubs actions when discussing the Best Actor category.

  • Legally Blonde - Season 1 Episode 18

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Reese Witherspoon’s magnum opus, Legally Blonde, and the 2002 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline has a real soft spot for Luke Wilson, and Chris would do surprisingly well in a sorority.

  • Ferris Bueller's Day Off - Season 1 Episode 17

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss John Hughes’s Ferris Bueller’s Day Off and the 1987 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline is a modern day Jeanie Bueller, and Chris had an incredibly awkward interaction with Alan Ruck (Cameron) in a Burbank neighborhood.

  • Alien - Season 1 Episode 16

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Ridley Scott’s Alien and the 1980 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline could never have fought the Alien in her underwear, and Chris can identify Sigourney Weaver’s voice better than his own father’s.

  • Heat - Season 1 Episode 15

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Michael Mann’s Heat and the 1996 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline attempts a semi-successful Al Pacino impression, and Chris unfortunately has to demean himself with Ralph to get Vincent Hanna’s attention.

  • Major League - Season 1 Episode 14

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts, along with special guest Mike Young (Caroline’s dad) discuss the sports comedy Major League and the 1990 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline tries to be a good sport, no pun intended, Chris is absolutely tickled by this Snubs pick, and Mike sees no need for My Left Foot.

  • The Shining - Season 1 Episode 13

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts, along with a panel of guests (Taylor Fried, Hailey Aldrich, Lizzy Smith, Julia Bertussi, and Kristian Labrie), discuss Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining and the 1981 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline hesitantly breaks pod dogma for this episode, and Chris wishes there was a Jack Nicholson cameo in Spotlight.

  • Forgetting Sarah Marshall - Season 1 Episode 12

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss the Jason Segals’s writing feat, Forgetting Sarah Marshall and the 2009 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline wants nothing more than to have Bill Hader as a guest on the pod, and Chris’s Hawaiian name is Peyope.

  • The Game - Season 1 Episode 11

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss David Fincher’s The Game and the 1998 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Chris can’t wait to talk about his deep passion for James Rebhorn and Caroline would’ve given up The Game immediately.

  • Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith - Season 1 Episode 10

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts, along with special guest Gavin Berger, discuss George Lucas’s Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith and the 2006 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline doesn’t know why we are doing this episode, Chris can’t stop doing an Emperor Palpatine impression, and Gavin just wants to talk about The Clone Wars.

  • The Big Lebowski - Season 1 Episode 9

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss the Coen Brothers film, The Big Lebowski, and the 1999 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline has had enough of Warren Beatty, and Chris’s refusal to work on the Shabbas put a wrench in our podcasting schedule.

  • Reservoir Dogs - Season 1 Episode 8

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Quentin Tarantino’s Reservoir Dogs and the 1993 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline wishes Mr. Orange put more pressure on that wound, and Chris can’t stop doing his Al Pacino impression.

  • Us - Season 1 Episode 7

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Jordan Peele’s Us and the 2020 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline wants Keke Palmer to bring that Joyful Noise magic to Jordan Peele’s upcoming film Nope, and Chris can’t stop talking about Knives Out.

  • Oscars 2022 Recap - Season 1 Episode 6

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, are joined by special guest Ana Tressel to recap the 2022 Oscars and the slap everyone can’t stop talking about. They also discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Academy this year, and where they’d make some changes. Chris’s allergies make him sound like he’s been chain smoking for 80 years, Caroline can’t believe the 3 hour Japanese Best Picture nominee was watched without her, and Ana wants Emma Stone and Andrew Garfield to get back together.

  • Avengers: Endgame - Season 1 Episode 5

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Marvel’s Avengers: Endgame and the 2020 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Chris had the best theater experience of his life seeing this movie, and Caroline tries (and fails) to not sound like a pretentious film bro again.

  • Zodiac - Season 1 Episode 4

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss David Fincher’s Zodiac and the 2008 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline wants David Fincher to make serial killer movies until the end of time, and Chris probably wrote the Zodiac letters (but don’t tell anyone).

  • The American President - Season 1 Episode 3

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Rob Reiner and Aaron Sorkin’s The American President and the 1996 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Chris wants the Aaron Sorkin to know he should definitely consider writing a Spider-Man movie, and Caroline is a newfound member of the Paul Dano fan club, the Danosaurs.

  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban - Season 1 Episode 2

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Alfonso Cuarón’s Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban and the 2005 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline wants the audience to know Harry Potter was her first love, and Chris would rather talk about the 2007 Amy Adams movie, Enchanted.

  • Jurassic Park - Season 1 Episode 1

    On Snubs, film fans and co-hosts, Caroline Young and Chris Masciarelli, discuss their favorite films that were snubbed by the Oscars. On this episode, our titular hosts discuss Steven Spielberg’s Jurassic Park and the 1994 Academy Awards it was noticeably absent from. Caroline wants the audience to know she fricken’ loves dinosaurs, and Chris won’t stop talking about Steve Martin movies.