Lower Level Commentary, Episode 011, The Oscars

oscarstvmonitor2016Listen as Joe and Adriana react to this year’s Academy Award nominees and single out their picks of who will  take home the statues. It’s a close race between these two movie buffs this year as they vie for bragging rights of picking the most winners.

Don’t forget that once again Joe and Adriana host the Oscars After Hours program here at Fountaindale Public Library on Sunday, March 4 starting at 5 p.m.

Lower Level Commentary, Episode 1


Welcome to our all-new podcast featuring reviews of movies, television, books, games, music, current events and so much more.

Brought to you by the team behind Popcorn Diaries. After a short hiatus, Joe and Adriana are back with this new revamped format and podcast.

We hope you will enjoy this new approach and continue to support us as we embark on this new adventure. Here’s the first episode:

If you have episode ideas or suggestions or want us to review your favorite book, music, movie, television show, etc. please let us know. We’ll be back soon with all new material!

2017 Oscars After Hours

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Attention movie lovers!

Join us for our Third Annual Oscars® After Hours party at Fountaindale Public Library on Sunday, February 26, 2017.

Get ready for all the glamour, glitz and more of this year’s Academy Awards® telecast. There will be snacks, contests, prizes, surprises, and fun for all while we watch the show on the big screen in Meeting Room A.

You could even win one of these coveted statuettes. Watch the video to see one being made. Be sure to register and reserve your spot. See you soon!

Popcorn Diaries, Episode 028

Listen in as Joe and Adriana discuss movies that were overlooked by the Oscars this year. Leave a comment below if you have a favorite movie that you think should have been nominated for an Academy Award.

Join us for this year’s Oscars live at the Fountaindale Public Library. Register today by clicking the picture below:


Watch the Oscars on the big screen at Fountaindale Public Library.

Popcorn Diaries Oscars 2015

In this episode, Adriana and Joe review the top three Academy Award-winning movies of all time. And they also preview this year’s Oscars by reflecting on past telecasts with all the fun, offbeat moments, and a look at the various hosts. Also, join Joe and Adriana as they host this year’s show – The Oscars After Hours – right here at the Fountaindale Library on February 22, 2015. The glitz and glamor begins at 5 p.m. Join us!


Popcorn Diaries Episode 017

Listen in as Adriana and Joe discuss Glenn Close’s Hollywood career. They discuss her early hits and regrettable flops, current projects, and speculate on what the future may hold for this talented actress. Join the discussion by leaving your suggestions or comments.

And join the Popcorn Diaries LIVE for OSCAR NIGHT® After Hours

  • February 22, 2015 starting at 5:00 p.m.
  • There will be snacks, prizes, surprises, and fun for all. Why stay home when you can celebrate with us and watch the awards show on the big screen in Meeting Room A?
  • This is a drop-in program for our adult patrons; no registration required.


Popcorn Diaries Episode 009

In  this episode, Joe and Adriana discuss their favorites for this year’s Academy Awards: Best Actor and Actress, Best Director, Best Animated feature, and Best Picture. Joe and Adriana definitely have their favorites among the nominees. Listen in to their discussion and then watch the Academy Awards on March 2, 2014 to see if they chose wisely or were completely off the mark. Let us know in the comments below who your favorites are this year.

Thanks for listening!