Paul Gambaccini discovers how Gallic charm won Gigi the Best Picture Oscar in 1959. Read more
Paul Gambaccini discovers how Gallic charm won Gigi the Best Picture Oscar in 1959.
Paul Gambaccini tells the story behind the production of Clint Eastwood's 1992 Western.
On the Waterfront
Paul explores the tale of murder and corruption which dominated the 1955 Academy Awards.
In the Heat of the Night
Paul Gambaccini talks to veteran film director Norman Jewison about his Oscar Best Picture
Milos Foreman, Sir Peter Shaffer and Sir Neville Marriner talk to Paul Gambaccini.
American Beauty swept the 2000 Oscars, an unexpected hit for Spielberg's Dreamworks studio
Nazis and Hollywood, roses and Dunkirk - Paul Gambaccini on the 1942 film Mrs Miniver.
Dustin Hoffman's 1969 post-Graduate role as a sleazy pimp stands the test of time.
Chariots of Fire
Paul Gambaccini explores Oscar-winning films.
The Last Emperor
Paul Gambaccini explores the epic film that won all 9 Oscars it was nominated for in 1988.
The French Connection
Paul Gambaccini assesses the first R-rated movie to win the Best Picture Oscar.
The little film that got lucky. How Danny Boyle's Slumdog Millionaire won eight Oscars.
All About Eve
The first film to get 14 Oscar nominations - Paul Gambaccini on the bitchiest movie ever.
12 Years a Slave
It takes an English director to tackle one the most horrific chapters in US history.
The biggest director in Hollywood takes on the most difficult challenge of his life.
75 years since murder, refugees, music and love reached peak perfection in Hollywood.
How Titanic, the disaster movie to end all disaster movies, nearly ended up a disaster.
From real-life events that had been classified for 17 years to Oscar success in 2013: Argo