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47 minutes | Feb 23, 2017
Episode 31: 1776 w/ Spirits Podcast
For our President's Day episode, Julia & Amanda of the Spirits podcast join me to celebrate / bemoan our independenCY!
56 minutes | Jan 26, 2017
Episode 30: Tangerine
Jane Dempsey returns to talk Tangerine, a Christmas movie for those of us who always have to work on Christmas.
45 minutes | Dec 26, 2016
Episode 29: Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
Josh Hollis and I get our Santa hats on and talk about Christmas, film noir, the death of childhood, and gay detectives. Holiday theme: "If You Want It" by TV Girl (https://tvgirl.bandcamp.com/track/if-you-want-it-2) https://joshhollis.com/
39 minutes | Nov 26, 2016
Episode 28: The Family Stone
Stage actor Larry Owens (Gigantic, A Strange Loop, Boys Who Tricked Me, Spamilton) joins me to discuss his favorite comfort movie, The Family Stone (2005). Featuring: "comfort movies," the mainstreaming of queerness & disability in the early aughts, and SJP's very un-Carrie awfulness. http://larryowenslive.com/
41 minutes | Oct 29, 2016
Episode 27: Cat People (1982)
Gena Radcliffe of the Kill By Kill podcast joins me to discuss 1982's Cat People. http://apple.co/2dYM84b https://tuneintonight.wordpress.com/
48 minutes | Oct 21, 2016
Episode 26: Drop Dead Gorgeous
Liz Watson (@watsontots) of the Women of the Hour podcast helps me establish another entry in the Kirsten Dunst canon, 1999's Drop Dead Gorgeous. buzzfeed.com/womenofthehour
44 minutes | Oct 14, 2016
Episode 25: Hellraiser
Megan Sunday of Trapped in the Attic (https://trappedintheattic.wordpress.com/) joins me to pick over the gooey remains of Clive Barker's Hellraiser. Listen to Megan on the Lifemark podcast! http://eartrumpetaudio.com/?p=241
39 minutes | Sep 25, 2016
Episode 24: She's the Man w/ Spirits Podcast
Julia and Amanda of the Spirits podcast join me to discuss gender bending, emotional men, Chekhov's tampons, and Channing Tatum, my adorable dancing son. https://www.patreon.com/spiritspodcast
61 minutes | Sep 11, 2016
Episode 23: The Legend of Billie Jean
Amy Pascale (TV Taught Me podcast) joins me to talk The Legend of Billie Jean, the feminist road warrior movie you always wanted. http://theamypascale.com/
44 minutes | Aug 18, 2016
Episode 22: Cherry Falls
Alexandra West (@ScareAlex) of The Faculty of Horror podcast joins me to talk about Cherry Falls (2000), a satirical, sexually-charged teen slasher film starring Brittany Murphy that almost never saw the light of day. http://www.facultyofhorror.com/
42 minutes | Jul 10, 2016
Episode 21: Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within
Clint Worthington of Alcohollywood and Consequence of Sound joins me to defrag 2001's would-be game-changer Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within.
30 minutes | Jun 19, 2016
Episode 20: The Monster Squad
Dan McCoy (The Flop House podcast, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah) joins me to discuss The Monster Squad. Voices by us, clattering noises by his cat Archie.
37 minutes | Jun 5, 2016
Episode 19: Marie Antoinette
"The problem of leisure / What to do for pleasure..." Shannon Campe of the Stage of Fools podcast joins me to talk Sofia Coppola's unfairly maligned 2006 biopic Marie Antoinette. http://www.shannon-campe.com/ http://quaintmagazine.com/cinema-of-the-teen-girl-marie-antoinette
34 minutes | May 19, 2016
Episode 18: The Last Unicorn
"I'm alive!" John McCoy of Sophomore Lit joins me to talk fairy tales, death, time, and 70s soft rock bands. https://www.theincomparable.com/sophomorelit/
32 minutes | May 5, 2016
Episode 17: Pacific Rim
Jamelle Bouie, Slate Chief Political Correspondent & CBS News Political Analyst, joins me to talk action movie masculinism, Guillermo Del Toro's female gaze, and giant robots. Follow Jamelle on Twitter (https://twitter.com/jbouie) or visit his website (http://jamellebouie.net/). Follow the show on our site (loosecanonpod.com), on Twitter (https://twitter.com/loosecanonpod)or Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/loosecanonpod/), and subscribe to our newsletter (tinyletter.com/loosecanonpod).
33 minutes | Apr 21, 2016
Episode 16: 13 Going on 30
"Thirty, flirty, and thriving..." Christy Admiraal of The Toast returns as we close out this month with another romantic comedy, 2004's Jennifer Garner vehicle 13 Going on 30. We talk teenage wish fulfillment, Peak Ruffalo, and the magic of synchronized group dance sequences. Read Christy's work (http://the-toast.net/author/christy-admiraal) and follow her on Twitter (https://twitter.com/AdmiralChristy).
45 minutes | Apr 15, 2016
Episode 15: Down to You
"Cake? Cake is my world!" In the first of our good-bad April Fools' episodes, Alison Abrams (https://twitter.com/sarcasticvoice) helps me try & make sense of the desperately strange 2001 romantic comedy Down to You.
49 minutes | Mar 24, 2016
Episode 14: In Bruges
"I used to hate history, didn't you? It's all just a load of stuff that's already happened." I sat down with my friend Chris Tracy (twitter.com/oldchris) of Clean Girls(http://cleangirls.bandcamp.com/) to talk McDonagh, violence, inherited morals, and the Irish worldview. It's a little more academic than we usually get, but there may have been whiskey involved.
34 minutes | Mar 10, 2016
Episode 13: Newsies
Chicago-based librarian & self-professed "fansie" Sarah Kantor helps me carry the banner through Newsies, the 1992 cult Disney musical from which Christian Bale is still recovering.
34 minutes | Feb 27, 2016
Episode 12: The Apartment
Christy Admiraal of The Toast joins me to discuss Billy Wilder's 1960 romantic comedy The Apartment. See Christy's writing here: http://the-toast.net/author/christy-admiraal
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