The White Lotus with Cynara Geissler | Episode 296
Release Date: 09/22/2021
Summary: "Mordant farce." Join us this week as we talk about the show we didn't know we needed: Yellowjackets. Also discussed: Vivek Shraya's new book People Change, Girls Just Want To Have Fun, and our various kitchen failures. Show notes: (Shirley Li, The Atlantic) Recommendations: Andrea G.: Girls Just Want To Have Fun (movie) Andrea W.: by Vivek Shraya (book) Lisa: People Just Do Nothing (CBC Gem) Music credits: "Electrodoodle" by Kevin MacLeod From: Licensed under Theme song "Pyro Flow" by Kevin Macleod ...info_outline Station Eleven | Episode 313
Summary: “To the monsters, we are the monsters.” This week we take a deep breath, hit play on Station Eleven, and contemplate a post-apocalyptic future that seems a little too real. Also discussed: Only Murders in the Building, Koto: The Last Service, and Severance by Ling Ma Show notes: (The Ringer) Recommendations: Andrea G.: (short film) Andrea W.: Only Murders in the Building (TV) Lisa: Severance by Ling Ma (book) Music credits: "Electrodoodle" by Kevin MacLeod From: Licensed under ...info_outline Maid in Manhattan | Episode 312
This week we re-watch the classic Jennifer Lopez rom-com Maid in Manhattan on its 20th anniversary. Also discussed: The Power of the Dog, Stay Close, and Lisa gives us an update on her pipes.info_outline And Just Like That... | Episode 311
We kick off a brand New Year by revisiting some friends from the past: that's right, it's time to talk about the latest Sex And The City installment, And Just Like That.info_outline Serendipity | Episode 310
We sign off on 2021 by watching the film Serendipity on its 20th anniversary. Also discussed: our thoughts on starting another year, the strange, dark series Landscapers and the new single "Find the Light" from Jasmyn.info_outline Love Actually vs. The Holiday Season 7 | Episode 309
Join us for Year 7 of our annual debate on whether Love Actually or The Holiday is the best (or worst?) Christmas movie of all time. Also discussed: tech woes, Joni Mitchell, and Dexter New Blood.info_outline Single All The Way | Episode 308
This week we get into the Christmas spirit by watching Netflix's first gay holiday rom-com, Single All The Way. Also discussed: Such A Fun Age, uterus biopsies, and our favourite new Christmas music.info_outline Classic Christmas TV Specials with Cynara Geissler | Episode 307
We welcome many-time guest host Cynara Geissler back on the show to discuss Christmas television specials of the past, including The Year Without A Santa Claus, A Claymation Christmas Celebration, and Emmet Otter's Jugband Christmas.info_outline Amélie | Episode 306
This week we are talking about the whimsical comedy Amélie on its 20th anniversary. Also discussed: The Great, Lisa's reading list, and Taylor Swift on SNL.info_outline Spencer | Episode 305
Buckle up, because this week we watch Kristen Stewart in the gothic horror Christmas movie Spencer, and it's not at all what we were expecting. Also discussed: the music of MANifesto, Olive Kitteridge, and The Twilight Saga.info_outline
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