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Unboxing Story

By Jon and Melissa

Jon and Melissa Matos compare popular fiction with cult classics, fan favorites, and ancient allusions. Join their weekly celebration of good storytelling, and the positive impact stories have on our everyday lives. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/unboxing-story/support

  1. 1.
    Iron Throne IRL ft. Stranger Things 307/08/2019
    40:33
  2. 2.
    Best in Show: Warehouse 1307/01/2019
    59:40
  3. 3.
    Breaking Genre: "Story of Your Life" aka Arrival06/24/2019
    47:05
  4. 4.
    Live @ Wizard World Philly! ft. Dark Phoenix Saga06/17/2019
    43:26
  5. 5.
    Godzilla: King of the Kaiju06/10/2019
    52:45
  6. 6.
    INKLINGS MONTH: "On Fairy-Stories" Essay Talk05/28/2019
    53:35
  7. 7.
    INKLINGS MONTH: C.S. Lewis ft. Matt Crotts05/20/2019
    54:01
  8. 8.
    INKLINGS MONTH: Surprised by Shadowlands (1993)05/20/2019
    32:08
  1. 9.
    INKLINGS MONTH: Tolkien (2019)05/13/2019
    35:23
  2. 10.
    INKLINGS MONTH: J. R. R. Tolkien & Modern Fantasy05/06/2019
    47:34
  3. 11.
    The End of an Era ft. Avengers: Endgame04/29/2019
    45:57
  4. 12.
    Poetic Justice: Lawrence of Arabia04/22/2019
    35:17
  5. 13.
    Native Son Book Talk #readthe5th04/15/2019
    1:14:52
  6. 14.
    The Twilight Zone & Small Screen Sci-Fi04/04/2019
    1:22:26
  7. 15.
    Jordan Peele's 'Us' & Woke Horror03/25/2019
    46:41
  8. 16.
    Mid-Knights in Paris ft. Knightfall03/18/2019
    40:29
  9. 17.
    Captain Marvel & Female Superheroes03/11/2019
    1:07:19
  10. 18.
    Heels & Feels ft. Song of Achilles03/04/2019
    1:12:16
  11. 19.
    Robin Williams: Mad Genius ft. The Fisher King02/25/2019
    1:30:45
  12. 20.
    #OscarsSoWhack: Snobs, Snubs & Our Picks02/18/2019
    1:07:01
  13. 21.
    Jewish G.I. Joes ft. Philip Roth's "Defender of the Faith"02/11/2019
    56:44
  14. 22.
    Maniac Pixie Dream Girl ft. Miss Bala02/05/2019
    1:11:38
  15. 23.
    Breaking Genre: Neon Noir ft. Drive (2011)01/28/2019
    1:03:25
  16. 24.
    'Glass' and Quixotic Horror01/21/2019
    1:14:16
  17. 25.
    Poetic Justice: Langston Hughes01/14/2019
    48:17
  18. 26.
    Concept Albums: Third Reich Rush? ft. 211201/07/2019
    54:16
  19. 27.
    Southern Gothic & Flannery O'Connor ft. "A Good Man is Hard to Find"12/31/2018
    1:12:40
  20. 28.
    More Than Thor ft. Norse Mythology12/24/2018
    1:24:01
  21. 29.
    Breaking Genre: Mortal Engines is Steampunk Star Wars12/17/2018
    1:07:31
  22. 30.
    Retconning Reality (ft. Life of Pi)12/10/2018
    1:02:01
  23. 31.
    Penny Arcade Primer & PAX Unplugged Preview12/03/2018
    42:23
  24. 32.
    Screenwriter Spotlight: Guillermo del Toro11/26/2018
    57:53
  25. 33.
    Dying at the Summit (ft. The Snows of Kilimanjaro) 11/19/2018
    1:02:05
  26. 34.
    I Am Jack's Podcast Episode (ft. Fight Club)11/14/2018
    1:06:25
  27. 35.
    Concept Albums: Blurryface by Twenty-One Pilots11/05/2018
    58:58
  28. 36.
    Submarines & Spiritual Sequels (ft. Hunter Killer)10/29/2018
    1:11:47
  29. 37.
    Monster Mash-up (ft. Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein)10/23/2018
    1:32:08
  30. 38.
    Murder Maze Mythos (ft. The Shining)10/15/2018
    56:43
  31. 39.
    Rapid-Fire Rogues (née Venom)10/09/2018
    1:32:02
  32. 40.
    Screenwriter Spotlight: M. Night Shyamalan10/01/2018
    1:42:05
  33. 41.
    Lawful Evil (ft. The Handmaid's Tale)09/24/2018
    1:10:13
  34. 42.
    Gritty & Britty & Agatha Christie (ft. Ordeal by Innocence)09/17/2018
    1:12:37
  35. 43.
    Plotting the Escape (ft. Papillon)09/10/2018
    53:29
  36. 44.
    Chekhov's Space Gun (ft. KIN)09/04/2018
    59:31
  37. 45.
    While My Theremin Gently Weeps (ft. I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream)08/27/2018
    47:37
  38. 46.
    Wizards with Mortgages (ft. The Dresden Files)08/21/2018
    1:08:55
  39. 47.
    Top 5 Guilty Pleasures (ft. 🎥 / 📺 / 📚 / 🎮 / 🎲)08/13/2018
    1:49:38
  40. 48.
    Dystopian YA 4 EVR (ft. The Darkest Minds)08/06/2018
    52:50
  41. 49.
    CalArts Cartoon Coup? (ft. ThunderCats Roar)08/01/2018
    57:24
  42. 50.
    CSI: Cyber Punk (ft. Blade Runner Novel, Movie & Sequel)07/23/2018
    1:07:46
  43. 51.
    Marvelous Realism née Magical (ft. MARVELS & A.D.)07/16/2018
    40:52
  44. 52.
    Does Outrage Culture Bug You? (ft. Ant-Man & The Wasp)07/16/2018
    53:30
  45. 53.
    Screenwriter Spotlight: Taylor Sheridan (ft. Sicario 2)07/16/2018
    33:13
  46. 54.
    Puberty Powers, Activate! (ft. Cloak & Dagger, Impulse)07/16/2018
    47:43
  47. 55.
    Arecibo Invitational, Incredibles 2, and Behind the Scenes07/16/2018
    5:51
  48. 56.
    She Stole My Heart (ft. Ocean's 8)07/16/2018
    43:09
  49. 57.
    Walking Simulator or Visual Novel? (Detroit: Become Human)07/16/2018
    33:38
  50. 58.
    Solo: A Prequel Story (Star Wars and Origin Stories)07/16/2018
    51:31
  51. 59.
    My World's on Fire (ft. HBO's Fahrenheit 451)07/16/2018
    54:22
  52. 60.
    Home is Where the Hurt Is (Breaking In & Interstellar)07/16/2018
    46:43
  53. 61.
    Blend It Like Lucas (Star Wars & Genre-Blending)07/16/2018
    49:45
  54. 62.
    Juggling Infinity (Avengers: Infinity War & Intertextuality)07/16/2018
    1:21:31
  55. 63.
    Mastering Dungeons (Game vs. Story pt. 1)07/16/2018
    45:20
  56. 64.
    Girl Power Gone Wild ft. Tyler Perry's Acrimony07/16/2018
    37:20
  57. 65.
    Annihilation and Lovecraftian Horror07/16/2018
    56:01
  58. 66.
    Kicked in the Feels ft. Ready Player One07/16/2018
    32:45

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