2004: Is FINDING NEVERLAND the Biopic Ideal?


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Director Marc Forster's follow-up to "Monster's Ball," "Finding Neverland" earned seven Oscar nominations, including one for Best Picture, in 2004. But how does this biopic about J.M. Barrie, the creator of "Peter Pan," hold up 17 years later?

In this episode, Mike and Brian debate what qualities make tearjerkers cross over into feeling manipulative, they talk trivia, best moments and then decide whether to keep or kick this film from their top fives for 2004.


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