#619: Scenes of 2016
Thursday, 19 January 2017 00:00
Opening Scene
(Honorable Mentions)
  • Joel Potrykus: The Greasy Strangler (Rogue One)
  • Josh: La La Land (The Witch, Kubo and the Two Strings
  • Adam: Green Room (Krisha, Hell or High Water)
Funniest Moment
  • Michael Phillips: "Churchill," Love & Friendship
  • Josh: Limo window + marriage proposal, Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping
    (Balloon, Pee-wee's Big Holiday; Meeting with religious leaders, Hail, Caesar!)
  • Adam: "Would that it were so simple," Hail, Caesar!
    (All Tom Bennett, Love & Friendship; Bathroom fumbling, The Nice Guy)
Music Moment
  • Michael Phillips: "Just in time," Krisha
  • Josh: "No Dames," Hail, Caesar!
    ("You're welcome," Moana; Justin Timberlake + The Tennessee Kids)
  • Adam: "Greatest Love of All," Toni Erdmann
    (Sabotage, Star Trek Beyond; Nazi Punks, Green Room; My Funny Valentine, Born to Be Blue)
Moving Moment
  • Dave Chen and Joanna Robinson: Chiron and Kevin, Moonlight
    (Lee's confession, Manchester by the Sea; End toast, Star Trek Beyond; Final sequence, Rogue One; Final scene, La La Land)
  • Josh: Boxer looking for mom, Cameraperson
    (Hug, Pete's Dragon; Learning to swim, Moonlight)
  • Adam: "Strange guilt," Tower
    (Teen at abortion clinic, Cameraperson; Murder re-enacted, The Witness; Father and son, Midnight Special)
Scene of the Year
  • Tasha Robinson: Hidden Figures
    ("Get Back Up Again," Trolls; Seizure captured on phones, The Fits; Final confrontation with bully, Moonlight; Brunch scene, Toni Erdmann; final scene, La La Land)
  • Josh: Bridge transformation, The Fits
    (Breathing machines, Cemetery of Splendor; Narcissus sequence, The Neon Demon)
  • Adam: "Drive It Like You Stole It," Sing Street
    (Bill and Steven, The Witness; Horse ride, Certain Women)

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