28: Cheers to the Oscars | with The Epic Film Guys

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We're joined by Nick and Justin from The Epic Film Guys Podcast for this episode to celebrate the 88th Academy Awards. We talk about Oscar trivia, picks for the winners, how to win an Oscar pool, and more!

This episode's wine: Veuve Clicquot, Martini & Rossi Asti, Chateau Frank Célèbre, Rogue Voodoo Doughnut Mango Astronaut Ale 
This episode's cheese: Domestic Muenster, Montchevré Goat Cheese (again!), President Brie, Aged White Cheddar

No need to worry about what you're going to wear -- settle in for some wine, beer and cheese with us as we celebrate the Academy Awards with the Epic Film Guys.

We start off talking about some Oscar trivia and fun facts, including why you may want to practice giving your acceptance speech while holding a human head.

Nick and Justin lead us into a talk about this year's nominees, plus their picks for the winners!

Emily gives us tips for winning an Oscar pool, even if you didn't see any of the movies nominated. And James lists some Oscar winners who may have peaked and faded.

Champagne, Muenster and goat cheese ... classy and epic, just like this episode!

Champagne, Muenster and goat cheese ... classy and epic, just like this episode!

And, if you're new to the Epic Film Guys, you're in for a treat with the infamous Nick's Rant and Justin's Lisp! And, don't miss a very special rendition on "Unchained Melody." Just wait until you hear them -- there's a reason they're known as "Epic."

Don't forget to check out the Epic Film Guys Academy Awards page, listing the nominees and their picks for the winners!

Thanks again to Epic Film Guy Nick and Epic Film Guy Justin for combining our shows for a giant mash-up! We recorded for three hours, so if you can't get enough of the four of us, check out The Epic Film Guys' EXTENDED "Director's Cut" version of the episode, plus their Epic Film Previews of "Pete's Dragon" and "Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters."

The 88th Academy Awards airs Sunday, Feb. 28 at 7 p.m. on ABC.

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Cheers!