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The Big Screen: 'We Need to Talk About Kevin,' Fixing the Oscars

by Stephen Becker 2 Mar 2012 5:00 AM

This week, we discuss We Need to Talk About Kevin – a tough but rewarding film – and bat around a few suggestions on how to fix the Oscars.


Tilda Swinton and Rock Duer star in We Need to Talk About Kevin. Photo: Oscilloscope Pictures

This week, Art&Seek’s Stephen Becker and Dallas Morning News movie critic Chris Vognar discuss We Need to Talk About Kevin, which stars Tilda Swinton as a mother coping with the fact that she’s raised a monster of a child. Also, we recap Sunday’s Oscar telecast and discuss ways to improve the show. Be sure to subscribe to The Big Screen podcast on iTunes. Stream this week’s podcast below or download it.