Cinema Royale

Cinema Royale

Cinema Royale

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Step into the arena with WAFCA and BFCA film critic Travis Hopson as he and DC's finest take a slightly different look at the latest from Hollywood.

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On this week's Cinema Royale we journey back in time for two of the year's most anticipated Oscar hopefuls! First, the Coen Brothers take us back to the 1960s folk music scene with Inside Llewyn Davis, starring Oscar Isaac, Carey... more

On this week's show, we journey back to Middle Earth for Peter Jackson's The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug! Plus, we explore the origins of Mary Poppins with Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson in Disney's Saving Mr. Banks!... more

On a very special episode of Cinema Royale, the nominees for the 12th annual Washington DC Area Film Critics Association (WAFCA) Awards will be revealed! Find out the top contenders in 18 categories representing the very best... more

On this week's show, awards season continues to steamroll along with the gritty crime drama Out of the Furnace, starring Christian Bale, Casey Affleck, Woody Harrelson, and Zoe Saldana! This one's been flying under the radar but does it... more

May the odds be ever in your favor! On a very special episode of Cinema Royale, we journey back to Panem for the anticipated sequel, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire! Plus, Willow Shields who plays Primrose Everdeen calls in to talk... more

It's not enough to simply label Steve Coogan as a British comedian, as his career has grown well beyond making people laugh. Coogan joins Cinema Royale host Travis Hopson to talk about working wirth Judi Dench on the Oscar hopeful,... more

Wondering why there was a "Best Of" show last week? Cinema Royale host Travis Hopson spent a few days on the UVA grounds attending the Virginia Film Festival, and now it's time to rundown the event's best and worst films! Did any... more

First-time directors Gabe and Alan Polsky sit down with Cinema Royale host Travis Hopson to discuss their adaptation of acclaimed novel, The Motel Life, starring Emile Hirsch, Stephen Dorff, and Dakota Fanning.

Now's your chance to relive some great interviews with today's best directors! Cinema Royale chats with groundbreaking filmmaker Shane Carruth about Upstream Color. The Kings of Summer director Jordan Vogt-Roberts calls in to... more

It's a mighty special episode of Cinema Royale to look at two mighty fall season movies that couldn't be more different!! Chris Hemsworth and Tom HIddleston are back in the blockbuster Marvel sequel, Thor: The Dark World! From one... more