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Show Me The Meaning! – A Wisecrack Movie Podcast

By Wisecrack

Join the Wisecrack crew as they dive into the deeper meaning and cultural significance of the most, and least, iconic movies of our age.

  1. 1.
    I'm Thinking of Ending Things (Directed by Charlie Kaufman) – We're Thinking of Podcasting Things09/18/2020
    59:45
  2. 2.
    The Last of Us Part II (Created by Neil Druckmann & Halley Gross) – Breaking Down the Controversy 09/04/2020
    1:04:50
  3. 3.
    Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (Directed by Stephen Herek) – On Being Excellent to Each Other08/21/2020
    1:01:46
  4. 4.
    Total Recall (Directed by Paul Verhoeven) – Cinema as Ego Trip08/07/2020
    1:00:47
  5. 5.
    2001: A Space Odyssey (Directed by Stanley Kubrick) – Open the podcast bay doors, HAL!07/24/2020
    1:00:42
  6. 6.
    Showgirls (Directed by Paul Verhoeven) – A Misunderstood Masterpiece?07/10/2020
    57:34
  7. 7.
    Robocop (Directed by Paul Verhoeven) – The Tale of RoboJesus06/26/2020
    52:42
  8. 8.
    28 Days Later (Directed by Danny Boyle) – Are We the Virus? (Special Guest, Dave Sirus)06/12/2020
    1:01:07
  1. 9.
    Introducing Truth vs Hollywood06/12/2020
    12:02
  2. 10.
    The Prestige (Directed by Christopher Nolan) – Man’s Reach Exceeds His Imagination05/29/2020
    51:29
  3. 11.
    There Will Be Blood (Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson) – The Milkshake Brings All the Boys to the Pod05/15/2020
    58:50
  4. 12.
    The Platform (Directed by Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia) – The High Cost of Excess05/01/2020
    54:06
  5. 13.
    Melancholia (Directed by Lars von Trier) – Looking Into the Abyss04/17/2020
    1:04:18
  6. 14.
    Watchmen (Directed by Zack Snyder) – Filming The Unfilmable04/03/2020
    50:59
  7. 15.
    Contagion (Directed by Steven Soderbergh) – A Germaphobe's Nightmare03/20/2020
    41:29
  8. 16.
    The Lighthouse (Directed by Robert Eggers) – The Modern Prometheus03/06/2020
    40:22
  9. 17.
    Sonic the Hedgehog (Directed by Jeff Fowler) – Sonic Boom or Sonic Bust?02/21/2020
    51:37
  10. 18.
    Jojo Rabbit (Directed by Taika Waititi) – Does This Anti-Hate Satire Work?02/07/2020
    58:39
  11. 19.
    1917 (Directed by Sam Mendes) – Is War An Adventure?01/31/2020
    1:01:51
  12. 20.
    A Serious Man (Directed by the Coen Brothers) – There Are No Answers01/24/2020
    56:47
  13. 21.
    CATS (Directed by Tom Hooper) – The New Rocky Horror?01/17/2020
    56:53
  14. 22.
    Uncut Gems (Directed by The Safdie Brothers) – Betting It All01/11/2020
    1:07:54
  15. 23.
    The Irishman (Directed by Martin Scorsese) – Goodfellas Meets Grumpy Old Men12/20/2019
    1:24:40
  16. 24.
    Parasite (Directed by Bong Joon-ho) – Eat the Rich?11/08/2019
    1:06:54
  17. 25.
    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (Directed by Peter Ramsey, et al.) – What is Miles's Choice?10/25/2019
    48:45
  18. 26.
    El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie (Directed by Vince Gilligan) – Does Jesse Find Peace?10/18/2019
    47:08
  19. 27.
    Joker (Directed by Todd Phillips) – Is the Controversy Justified?10/11/2019
    1:05:53
  20. 28.
    Ad Astra (Directed by James Gray) – The Anti-Interstellar?10/04/2019
    50:20
  21. 29.
    Shutter Island (Directed by Martin Scorsese) – Cinema as Psychology09/20/2019
    55:35
  22. 30.
    The Dark Knight Rises (Directed by Christopher Nolan) – A Tale of Two Masks09/13/2019
    59:51
  23. 31.
    District 9 (Directed by Neill Blomkamp) – A Bug's Life08/23/2019
    1:02:25
  24. 32.
    Once Upon A Time In Hollywood (Directed by Quentin Tarantino) – The Summer of Love & Death 08/02/2019
    53:00
  25. 33.
    Midsommar (Directed by Ari Aster) – The Value of Ritual?07/25/2019
    1:07:26
  26. 34.
    Blade Runner (Directed by Ridley Scott) – Like Tears In the Rain07/19/2019
    45:31
  27. 35.
    Spider-Man: Far From Home (Directed by Jon Watts) – Illusions and Deception07/12/2019
    58:53
  28. 36.
    Antichrist (Directed by Lars von Trier) – CHAOS REIGNS 07/05/2019
    1:11:33
  29. 37.
    Toy Story 4 (2019) – An Existential NIGHTMARE06/28/2019
    57:01
  30. 38.
    Black Mirror: Striking Vipers – Is Your Avatar YOU?06/21/2019
    1:12:13
  31. 39.
    Audition (Directed by Takaski Miike) – An ULTRA Dark Comedy?06/14/2019
    1:07:06
  32. 40.
    Her (Directed by Spike Jonze) – What Is A "Real" Relationship? (w/ Adam Kovic)06/07/2019
    1:07:40
  33. 41.
    Eighth Grade (Directed by Bo Burnham) – Growing Up with Social Media05/31/2019
    1:06:37
  34. 42.
    John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (Directed by Chad Stahelski) – A Tale of Two Wolves05/24/2019
    1:02:38
  35. 43.
    Se7en (Directed by David Fincher) – What's in the Box? (w/Lessons from the Screenplay)05/17/2019
    1:04:28
  36. 44.
    Children of Men (Directed by Alfonso Cuarón) – The Dystopia Is NOW05/10/2019
    1:16:40
  37. 45.
    Avengers: Endgame (Directed by The Russo Brothers) – The End of an Era05/03/2019
    1:14:49
  38. 46.
    Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World (Directed by Edgar Wright) – How Have Video Games Changed Movies?04/26/2019
    1:16:46
  39. 47.
    They Live (Directed by John Carpenter) – We’re All Out of Bubble Gum04/19/2019
    1:00:35
  40. 48.
    Interstellar (Directed by Christopher Nolan) – The Science of Love?04/12/2019
    1:21:26
  41. 49.
    Inglorious Basterds (Directed by Quentin Tarantino) – Does Cinema Kill National Socialism?04/05/2019
    1:23:49
  42. 50.
    Us (Directed by Jordan Peele) – Doubling, Duality, and Symmetry03/29/2019
    1:19:25
  43. 51.
    The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley (Directed by Alex Gibney) – The $9 Billion Dollar Scam03/22/2019
    1:22:40
  44. 52.
    Behind The Curve (Directed by Daniel J. Clark) – Is The Earth Really Flat?03/15/2019
    1:17:40
  45. 53.
    Punisher: War Zone (Directed by Lexi Alexander) – Should We Take Superheros Seriously?03/08/2019
    1:06:54
  46. 54.
    Office Space (Directed by Mike Judge) – The Philosophy of Not Giving A F*ck03/01/2019
    1:12:50
  47. 55.
    Tetsuo: The Iron Man (Directed by Shinya Tsukamoto) – Deconstructing the Drill Dick02/22/2019
    1:13:35
  48. 56.
    Roma (Directed by Alfonso Cuarón) – Best Picture of 2018?02/15/2019
    1:07:44
  49. 57.
    Con Air (Directed by Simon West) – Cage at His Calmest?02/08/2019
    1:11:00
  50. 58.
    Netflix's Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened – Instagram, Hustle Porn, and Hyperreality 02/01/2019
    1:12:14
  51. 59.
    Adaptation (Directed by Spike Jonze) – Cage Gets Meta 01/30/2019
    1:05:02
  52. 60.
    Face/Off (Directed by John Woo) – Best Bodyswap movie ever?01/25/2019
    1:03:32
  53. 61.
    Vampire's Kiss (Directed by Robert Bierman) – The Meme Begins01/18/2019
    1:15:35
  54. 62.
    Black Mirror's Bandersnatch – What's YOUR Ending?01/11/2019
    1:00:52
  55. 63.
    Venom (Directed by Ruben Fleischer) – Why So Divisive?12/21/2018
    1:09:28
  56. 64.
    The Big Lebowski (Directed by The Coen Brothers) – The Ins, Outs, and What-Have-Yous (w/ Vsauce2)12/14/2018
    1:11:39
  57. 65.
    Django Unchained (Directed by Quentin Tarantino) – Slavery Revenge Fantasy?12/07/2018
    1:04:42
  58. 66.
    Walkabout (Directed by Nicolas Roeg) – Remembering The Jack Of Juxtaposition11/30/2018
    1:14:00
  59. 67.
    Mandy (Directed by Panos Cosmatos) – Nic Cage’s Kabuki Performance11/23/2018
    1:09:52
  60. 68.
    The Dark Knight (Directed by Christopher Nolan) – Everything Burns11/16/2018
    1:24:44
  61. 69.
    Starship Troopers (Directed by Paul Verhoeven) – Would You Like To Know More?11/09/2018
    1:10:31
  62. 70.
    BONUS – Fight Club Interview with John King from the Dust Brothers11/05/2018
    25:35
  63. 71.
    Fight Club (Directed by David Fincher) – Breaking the First Rule11/01/2018
    59:18
  64. 72.
    Synecdoche New York (Directed by Charlie Kaufman) – Other People Aren’t Extras10/26/2018
    1:29:54
  65. 73.
    Sorry to Bother You (Directed by Boots Riley) – Horsin’ Around10/19/2018
    1:06:19
  66. 74.
    John Wick: Chapter 2 (Directed by Chad Stahelski) – The Jackie Chan of Headshots10/12/2018
    1:24:43
  67. 75.
    Borat (Directed by Larry Charles) – Make Benefit Glorious Medium of Cinema10/05/2018
    1:04:03
  68. 76.
    Mad Max: Fury Road (Directed by George Miller) – Engine Revving Porn09/28/2018
    1:00:18
  69. 77.
    Our SOUTH PARK Podcast is Coming Back — Respect Our Authoritah!09/24/2018
    0:27
  70. 78.
    Spirited Away (Directed by Hayao Miyazaki) – Grand, Grotesque, Ghibli09/21/2018
    54:21
  71. 79.
    Star Wars vs Star Trek – The Great Debate!09/14/2018
    1:07:45
  72. 80.
    Idiocracy (Directed by Mike Judge) – Ahead Of It's Time? Or Outdated & Lame?09/07/2018
    57:49
  73. 81.
    The Matrix Revolutions (Directed by the Wachowskis) – Profound or Poorly Thought Out?08/31/2018
    1:01:53
  74. 82.
    Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Directed by Zack Snyder) – YAWN of Justice?08/24/2018
    1:04:26
  75. 83.
    Akira (Directed by Katsuhiro Otomo) – Transcending to Testicle Monster and Beyond08/17/2018
    51:51
  76. 84.
    Network (Directed by Sidney Lumet) – Most Prophetic Movie Ever08/10/2018
    57:06
  77. 85.
    Gone Girl (Directed by David Fincher) – Narrative vs Truth08/03/2018
    47:31
  78. 86.
    The Shining (Directed by Stanley Kubrick) – Subliminally Sublime07/27/2018
    57:16
  79. 87.
    The Star Wars BACKLASH - Killing the Past or the Future?07/20/2018
    1:13:01
  80. 88.
    New Wisecrack Podcast – BLACKSTAGE with Greg Edwards07/13/2018
    1:36
  81. 89.
    Hereditary (Directed by Ari Aster) – Is it Worth the Hype?07/13/2018
    59:59
  82. 90.
    Eraserhead (Directed by David Lynch) – The Mood Is The Movie07/06/2018
    1:03:17
  83. 91.
    Battle Royale (Directed by Kinji Fukasaku) – You can’t Beat Takeshi06/29/2018
    1:00:53
  84. 92.
    Incredibles 2 (Directed by Brad Bird) – Most Subversive Superhero Movie Ever?06/22/2018
    1:04:09
  85. 93.
    The Matrix Reloaded (Directed by the Wachowskis) – What were they thinking?06/15/2018
    1:04:21
  86. 94.
    John Wick (Directed by David Leitch and Chad Stahelski) – Ultimate Revenge Cinema (for Dog Owners)06/08/2018
    1:01:47
  87. 95.
    Inside Out (Directed by Pete Docter and Ronnie del Carmen) – Feeling All the Feels06/01/2018
    49:51
  88. 96.
    Deadpool 2 (Directed by David Leitch) – Introducing The FIFTH Wall05/24/2018
    47:31
  89. 97.
    The Matrix (Directed by the Wachowskis) – A Religious Experience?05/18/2018
    51:05
  90. 98.
    The Devil Wears Prada (Directed by David Frankel) – Selling Your Soul for a Job!05/11/2018
    58:33
  91. 99.
    Avengers Infinity War (Directed by the Russo Bros) – Understanding Thanos05/03/2018
    1:01:01
  92. 100.
    The 40-Year-Old Virgin (Directed by Judd Apatow) – Can We Still Tell These Jokes Today?04/27/2018
    1:03:49
  93. 101.
    EYES WIDE SHUT (Directed by Stanley Kubrick) – Sex, Dreams, Class & Power04/20/2018
    1:08:32
  94. 102.
    FARGO (Directed by Coen Bros) – Decoding Minnesota Niceness04/07/2018
    1:15:54
  95. 103.
    The Cabin in the Woods (Directed by Drew Goddard) – Meta or Meh?03/30/2018
    58:46
  96. 104.
    Inception (Directed by Christopher Nolan) – The Science of Dreams03/23/2018
    1:01:28
  97. 105.
    Annihilation (Directed by Alex Garland) – How Does It Stack Up To the Book?03/16/2018
    1:01:40
  98. 106.
    Donnie Darko (Directed by Richard Kelly) – Revisiting Teen Angst03/02/2018
    1:02:14
  99. 107.
    Pixar's The Incredibles (Directed by Brad Bird) – Nostalgia & Noble Blood02/23/2018
    1:08:07
  100. 108.
    Gattaca (Directed by Andrew Niccol) – "The" Genetics Movie02/16/2018
    1:07:53
  101. 109.
    Get Out REVISITED – Special Mailbag Episode02/16/2018
    50:43
  102. 110.
    Get Out (Directed by Jordan Peele) – Exploring the Sunken Place02/09/2018
    1:11:13
  103. 111.
    Mean Girls (Directed by Mark Waters) – Deconstructing "Girl World"02/02/2018
    59:53
  104. 112.
    Videodrome (Directed by David Cronenberg) – Technology As A Bodily Organ01/26/2018
    1:00:22
  105. 113.
    Oldboy (Directed by Park Chan-wook) – Best Revenge Movie Ever?01/20/2018
    54:04
  106. 114.
    The Wolf of Wall Street (Directed by Martin Scorsese)01/05/2018
    59:46
  107. 115.
    Star Wars: The Last Jedi (Directed by Rian Johnson) - How Does It Stack Up?12/19/2017
    54:39
  108. 116.
    Spring Breakers (Directed by Harmony Korine) – A New Experience?12/15/2017
    1:04:07
  109. 117.
    The Boss Baby (Directed by Tim McGrath) – A Super Paranoid Kids Movie11/30/2017
    51:36
  110. 118.
    Drive (Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn) – What Does It Stand For?11/30/2017
    46:13
  111. 119.
    mother! (Directed by Darren Aronofsky) – Brilliant or Blunder?11/28/2017
    51:45

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