2003 Bonus: THE SCHOOL OF ROCK Should've Won an Oscar


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Critics loved director Richard Linklater's "The School of Rock," showering it and its star, Jack Black, with praise. It scored a 92% on Rotten Tomatoes. One critic called it "uncut bliss."

Yet, it was nominated for 0 Oscars.

In this episode, Mike and Brian question whether a "light" comedy could ever win an Academy Award and debate the value of fun. They revisit the movie's best moments, talk trivia and argue where "The School of Rock" ranks among the best of 2003.


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