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Low Key

By Aaron Lanton

Aaron Lanton, Keith Dennie, and Tim Molloy look at pop culture through a racial lens, focusing on the low-key things some people might miss to discuss their deeper meanings. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  1. 1.
    Keith Makes a Movie12/03/2020
    54:52
  2. 2.
    The Queen's Gambit and What It Means to Be a Prodigy11/12/2020
    34:57
  3. 3.
    His House, an Immigration Horror Story10/31/2020
    1:03:01
  4. 4.
    Lovecraft Country 10/26/2020
    1:07:52
  5. 5.
    Hosts, a Hammer, and Maybe Some Bible Stuff10/16/2020
    56:23
  6. 6.
    The Boys: If Quentin Tarantino Made a Superhero Show10/08/2020
    1:05:14
  7. 7.
    Let's Talk 'Residue' and Gentrification09/24/2020
    1:12:30
  8. 8.
    Hulu's 'Woke' Ironically Lives Up to Its Name 09/17/2020
    1:03:03
  1. 9.
    1BR, and the Cult That Recruits at IHOP 09/10/2020
    56:06
  2. 10.
    Chadwick Boseman Memories 09/03/2020
    46:04
  3. 11.
    Does Project Power Do Too Much?08/27/2020
    1:04:49
  4. 12.
    Shirley08/25/2020
    48:43
  5. 13.
    Robert Pattinson: The Batman Who Laughs (At Exercise)08/14/2020
    38:10
  6. 14.
    Black Is King Continues Beyonce's Visual Album Winning Streak08/07/2020
    35:20
  7. 15.
    The Business of Drugs07/30/2020
    58:35
  8. 16.
    Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado07/23/2020
    37:46
  9. 17.
    The Old Guard07/17/2020
    44:32
  10. 18.
    I May Destroy You07/09/2020
    42:58
  11. 19.
    Do the Right Thing07/02/2020
    40:01
  12. 20.
    Would You Go to a Movie Theater Now?06/24/2020
    43:27
  13. 21.
    Da 5 Bloods and Cross-Generational Trauma06/18/2020
    54:45
  14. 22.
    'Just Mercy' and Just Policing06/09/2020
    53:14
  15. 23.
    The Justice League Snyder Cut (feat. Sam from the Sam Said It podcast)06/01/2020
    1:00:54
  16. 24.
    62. Why Murder to Mercy is a Netflix Doc Worth Watching05/27/2020
    1:00:18
  17. 25.
    How Pepe the Frog Became the Mascot of Trolls, Racists and Incels 05/14/2020
    1:10:07
  18. 26.
    The Midnight Gospel Might Be the Near-Future of TV05/05/2020
    1:01:49
  19. 27.
    'The Platform' Is the Ultimate COVID-19 Movie... Or Is It?04/21/2020
    58:07
  20. 28.
    Netflix's 'Uncorked' Is a Worthy Memphis Movie04/10/2020
    1:00:38
  21. 29.
    DC Universe's 'Harley Quinn': How to Go From Lackey to Supervillian03/23/2020
    47:18
  22. 30.
    Candyman! Candyman! Candyman! Candyman!03/12/2020
    51:08
  23. 31.
    High Fidelity: Zoë Kravitz Updates a John Cusack Movie That Featured Her Mom, Lisa Bonet02/24/2020
    32:40
  24. 32.
    Tyler Perry's 'A Fall From Grace' and the Legacy of the Perry-verse02/14/2020
    55:36
  25. 33.
    Ava DuVernay v. Stephen King: Our Oscar Episode02/09/2020
    42:06
  26. 34.
    In Parasite, Who Should You Root For?01/25/2020
    52:17
  27. 35.
    2020 Movies We're Excited for, From Tenet to Black Widow to Saw01/16/2020
    1:01:49
  28. 36.
    Watchmen: In Praise of High-Risk TV12/20/2019
    1:00:14
  29. 37.
    Let's Debate 'Queen and Slim'12/16/2019
    1:04:52
  30. 38.
    The Mandalorian Is on a Mission to Unite the Best and Worst of Star Wars11/22/2019
    1:00:57
  31. 39.
    What Is 'Watchmen' Saying About Race in America?11/16/2019
    1:01:11
  32. 40.
    'Dolemite Is My Name': Rudy Ray Moore, Tyler Perry, Robert Townsend and DIY Moviemaking 10/31/2019
    43:26
  33. 41.
    Let's Discuss Batwoman10/25/2019
    33:32
  34. 42.
    What Is 'Joker' Trying to Say About Poverty and Mental Illness? 10/18/2019
    39:27
  35. 43.
    'Undone': Let's Try to Interpret Amazon's Animated Achievement10/10/2019
    45:34
  36. 44.
    Is 'Wu-Tang: An American Saga' Something to F--- With?09/27/2019
    35:47
  37. 45.
    Let's Talk About the Joker and Chris Gaines (feat. Sam Perrin from "Sam Said It")09/17/2019
    50:33
  38. 46.
    Let's Talk About the Tricky Racial Metaphors of 'Carnival Row' 09/06/2019
    38:50
  39. 47.
    Is David Oyelowo's 'Don't Let Go' About Time-Travel? Or Something Else?08/30/2019
    34:42
  40. 48.
    'Cannon Busters,' 'The Witcher,' 'The Irishman' and More 2019 Projects We're Excited About (Podcast) 08/23/2019
    42:09
  41. 49.
    Is 'Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood' Better or Worse if You Know the Full Manson-Sharon Tate Story?08/03/2019
    54:08
  42. 50.
    'The Boys' Gives Superheroes the 'Game of Thrones' Treatment07/26/2019
    34:51
  43. 51.
    Batwoman, a Black Female 007, and Super-Pandering07/19/2019
    39:53
  44. 52.
    'Stranger Things' Is Better When You Don't Understand It07/12/2019
    41:47
  45. 53.
    Let's Talk 'See You Tomorrow,' Where 'Back to the Future' Meets Systemic Racism06/18/2019
    36:01
  46. 54.
    'Black Mirror: Striking Vipers': Listen to Charlie Brooker Tell Us About Tekken and S&M Dungeons 06/11/2019
    58:34
  47. 55.
    'Game of Thrones' Final Thoughts: Is Bran a Mass Murderer?05/22/2019
    52:06
  48. 56.
    Defending Daenerys' Heel Turn, and How We Think 'Game of Thrones' Ends05/14/2019
    57:44
  49. 57.
    How 'Avengers: Endgame' Sets A High Bar For Cinema's Next Era04/30/2019
    54:31
  50. 58.
    What We Want From 'Avengers: Endgame'04/23/2019
    35:09
  51. 59.
    Let's Talk 'Guava Island,' Where Donald Glover Meets Bob Marley (and Rihanna's There, Too)04/19/2019
    41:57
  52. 60.
    Joker, 'The Twilight Zone,' and Sad-Sack Standup Comedy 04/05/2019
    48:47
  53. 61.
    Let's Compare Jordan Peele's 'Us' and Get Out03/27/2019
    47:27
  54. 62.
    Captain Marvel, Feminism and Fanboy Angst03/15/2019
    47:26
  55. 63.
    We Liked 'Doom Patrol,' a Happily Dumb '50s-Horror-Inspired 'Super Zero' Show With Butts (Podcast)03/01/2019
    48:27
  56. 64.
    Episode 23: 'High Flying Bird,' Colin Kaepernick and 'The Revolt of the Black Athlete'02/19/2019
    59:14
  57. 65.
    Episode 22: Liam Neeson's Confession and What We Can Learn From It02/08/2019
    56:24
  58. 66.
    Episode 21: Does 'Black Panther' Deserve Its Best Picture Nomination?01/30/2019
    35:39
  59. 67.
    Episode 20: When 'Beale Street' Hits Close to Home: 'It Was Terrifying'01/18/2019
    43:43
  60. 68.
    Episode 19: 'Black Mirror: Bandersnatch,' Sex Robots and Your Phone01/10/2019
    44:25
  61. 69.
    Episode 18: The Low-Key Racial Subtext of 'Into the Spider-Verse' 12/24/2018
    55:12
  62. 70.
    Episode 17: Satanism, Feminism, and Sabrina12/11/2018
    51:26
  63. 71.
    So DC's 'Titans' Is Pretty Great, and We're Pleasantly Surprised11/21/2018
    35:28
  64. 72.
    Let's Discuss 'The Conners,' the Roseanne Universe Sans Roseanne10/30/2018
    43:41
  65. 73.
    Episode 14: Halloween Rules - Can White Kids Dress as Black Panther?10/24/2018
    43:41
  66. 74.
    Episode 13: CBS's "The Neighborhood": The Bad, The Ugly, and the Surprisingly Good Parts10/15/2018
    59:38
  67. 75.
    Episode 12: Racism in Gaming Communities and Why YouTube Recommends Alt-Right Conspiracies If Don't Like Star Wars: The Last Jedi - The Brett Kavanaugh Joint09/25/2018
    36:57
  68. 76.
    Episode 11: Louis C.K., Asia Argento, and Sexual Harassment as a White Collar Crime09/07/2018
    41:54
  69. 77.
    Episode 10: Aretha Franklin's Passing Reveals Why We Are Impacted By Celebrity08/20/2018
    34:30
  70. 78.
    Episode 9: Does Hollywood Have a Black Casting Quota?08/13/2018
    28:49
  71. 79.
    Episode 8: Do Tweets Have a Statute of Limitations?08/01/2018
    52:12
  72. 80.
    Why ScarJo's Casting for Transgender Role Matters by Three Straight Cis-Males 07/12/2018
    30:27
  73. 81.
    Episode 6: Drake Gets Exposed in Rap Beef, Fatherhood, and Blackface06/27/2018
    43:28
  74. 82.
    Episode 5: Let's Review "Ye" and Talk About If We'll Ever Forgive Kanye06/11/2018
    36:08
  75. 83.
    Episode 4: The Black Lightning Joint That Was Supposed to Be About "This Is America"05/24/2018
    47:05
  76. 84.
    Episode 3: David Letterman Interviews Jay-Z. Plus, How Ninjas Can Save Your Marriage04/20/2018
    53:58
  77. 85.
    Episode 2: Atlanta's "Teddy Perkins" Review - "Never Go Full Killer Mike"04/11/2018
    54:53
  78. 86.
    Episode 1: Wakanda Over Everything 03/29/2018
    57:51

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