The Bechdel Cast

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The Bechdel Cast is a podcast about the portrayal of women in movies hosted by Caitlin Durante and Jamie Loftus.

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On this episode, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Faye Orlove discuss the Disney Channel Original Movie Full-Court Miracle. Happy Hanukkah! This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @fayeorlove on Instagram. You should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP on Twitter. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Dec 2

1 hr 33 min

This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special gues Ali Nahdee do a deep dive into a discussion about Aquaman! (This episode contains spoilers) Here's an article regarding the Amber Heard / Johnny Depp case that we mentioned during the episode, in case anyone wants more information: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/23/movies/johnny-depp-amber-heard-trial.html For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @AliNahdee on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Nov 25

2 hr 11 min

In anticipation of the new Princess Switch movie, Jamie and Caitlin switched places and unlocked a Patreon (aka Matreon) episode on The Princess Switch 2: Switched Again! (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP on Twitter Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Nov 18

1 hr 59 min

It's the FIVE YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE BECHDEL CAST!!! Caitlin and Jamie celebrate with an episode on feminist masterpiece Shrek 2!!! (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP on Twitter Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Nov 11

1 hr 37 min

This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Melissa Lozada-Oliva use their Spanglish language skills to talk about Spanglish. This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @ellomelissa on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Nov 4

1 hr 50 min

During this Día de los Muertos season, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Dani Fernandez discuss Coco! (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @msdanifernandez on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Oct 28

2 hr

Witches Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Alyssa Onofreo brew up some love potion and discuss The Love Witch. (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @omgchomp on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Here are the articles we mentioned in the episode: "White Magic" by Lou Cornum - https://thenewinquiry.com/white-magic/ "'The Love Witch' Director Anna Biller: Most of the Film's Crew Hated What We Were Shooting and Never Even Saw the Movie" by Michael Nordine - https://www.indiewire.com/2017/12/the-love-witch-anna-biller-crew-1201904994/ Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Oct 21

1 hr 45 min

Oh this episode, Caitlin, Jamie, and special vampire slayer guest Jasmine Johnson kill vampires and discuss the Buffy the Vampire Slayer movie. (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @jazzfacekilla on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Oct 14

1 hr 37 min

This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest sink their teeth into a cannibalistic discussion about Raw. (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @nessguerrero on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Oct 7

1 hr 46 min

On this episode, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Jess Murwin discuss Matilda while enjoying some chocolate cake. This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow on @_rad_babe_ on Instagram. You should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP on Twitter. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Sep 30

2 hr 12 min

Space pirates Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Gracie Gillam board a spaceship full of aliens and discuss Alien: Resurrection. (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @grace_phippson Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Sep 23

1 hr 45 min

This week, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Michael-Michelle Pratt come together to plan a heist and discuss Widows. (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @femmesnfilms on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Sep 16

1 hr 51 min

On this episode to remember, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Sam Varela examine A Walk to Remember. This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @Naked_Comedy on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Sep 9

2 hr 4 min

On this episode, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Shereen Lani Younes accelerate the podcast to 50 miles per hour and never slow down! And also they talk about Speed! This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @sheerohero666 on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Here are a couple articles referenced in the episode: "Black Cop Film Stories" - https://www.blackartinamerica.com/index.php/2019/11/23/the-rise-of-black-cops-and-policing-films/ "How 1994's Speed Captured a Changing Los Angeles" - https://www.kcet.org/shows/kcet-must-see-movies/how-1994s-speed-captured-a-changing-los-angeles Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Sep 2

1 hr 49 min

This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Siouxsie Q head to a New York strip club to chat about Hustlers! (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @SiouxsieQMedia on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Here's the article the film is based on, "The Hustlers at Scores" by Jessica Pressler: https://www.thecut.com/2015/12/hustlers-the-real-story-behind-the-movie.html Here is the oral history about the movie, “The Hustle Behind Hustlers” by Rachel Handler: https://www.vulture.com/2019/09/hustlers-oral-history.html Here are the various resources provide by-- and ways to support-- our amazing guest Siouxsie Q: http://thewhorecast.com illreputepodcast.com  www.youramericansweetheart.com  www.ilovesqmedia.com @SiouxsieQMedia on Twitter and Instagram http://youramericanbabe.com Folks can stay in touch and hear about Siouxsie's latest adventures by shooting her a text at 415-548-9185 Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Aug 26

2 hr 4 min

Caitlin and Jamie got released from prison just in time to cover Chicago for Jamie's birthday episode! Happy birthday, Jamie! (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow@BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP on Twitter Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Aug 18

1 hr 53 min

On this episode, scientists Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Kelly McCormack make contact with aliens and have a discussion with them about the movie Contact. (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @kelmccormack on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Aug 12

2 hr 9 min

This week, Jamie takes a look at it where Cathy falls in the history of American feminism — and take a look at how the feminist movement has progressed, regressed, and gatekept. Why are feminists frustrated with Cathy?  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Aug 5

1 hr 14 min

It’s an Aack Cast takeover, BABY!!! This week, we’re releasing an episode of Jamie’s new series, which focuses on how American feminism’s hits, misses, and glaring lack of intersectionality through the lens of Cathy cartoons. Check out Aack Cast, and we’ll be back with new episodes next week! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

Aug 5

6 min 23 sec

Breaking news! There's a brand new episode of the Bechdel Cast in which anchors Caitlin Durante and Jamie Loftus invite special guest Dave Schilling to cover Broadcast News. (This episode contains spoilers) Here's a link to the You Must Remember This series on Polly Platt: http://www.youmustrememberthispodcast.com/episodes/2020/7/pollyplattarchive28 Here's an article about Marlee Matlin being a survivor of assault: https://www.thewrap.com/marlee-matlin-accused-william-hurt-rape-memoir/  For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @dave_schilling on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Jul 29

2 hr 13 min

Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Hallie Bateman make a pizza with their special recipe while chatting about Mystic Pizza. (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @hallithbates on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Here's an interview from The Script Lab with screenwriter Amy Holden Jones - https://thescriptlab.com/features/screenwriting-101/3347-sitting-down-with-mystic-pizza-screenwriter-amy-jones/ Here's a video "Revisiting Mystic Pizza's Portuguese Culture w/ Annabeth Gish" - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WlfcbR7oWGY Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Jul 22

1 hr 47 min

Jamie and Caitlin go on vacation with special guest Kate Willett and spend the whole flight talking about Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar. For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @katewillett on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Jul 15

1 hr 9 min

International spies Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Vanessa Guerrero go on a secret mission to discuss Atomic Blonde.  (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @nessguerrero on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Jul 8

1 hr 49 min

On this unlocked Patreon aka Matreon bonus episode, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Sophie Lichterman aka producer of the Bechdel Cast chat about 9 to 5! P.S. Please listen to Jamie's new podcast about Cathy comics, Aack Cast!  (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @why_sophie_why on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Jul 1

1 hr 31 min

After many twists and turns, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Soyoung Chon team up to analyze The Handmaiden.  Here's an article about the historical context for The Handmaiden, "How Japan Took Control of Korea" - https://www.history.com/news/japan-colonization-korea (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow@BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP on Twitter Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Jun 24

1 hr 25 min

Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Jeena Bloom take a break from their road trip to discuss To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @jeenabloom on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Jun 17

1 hr 48 min

On this episode, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Chrystel Oloukoï make a documentary about their discussion about The Watermelon Woman. (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @_Onikoyi on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Jun 10

1 hr 31 min

This week, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Chloe Cunha travel to a remote French estate, paint each other, and discuss Portrait of a Lady on Fire.  (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @ChloeCunha on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Here are the links / articles we referenced in the episode: https://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/2020/02/portrait-of-a-lady-on-fire https://www.vox.com/culture/2020/2/19/21137213/portrait-of-a-lady-on-fire-celine-sciamma-interview https://filmdaze.net/permission-to-yearn-the-problem-with-the-popularity-of-white-lesbians-in-period-films/ https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/laurenstrapagiel/ammonite-kate-winslet-lesbian-period-movies Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Jun 3

1 hr 54 min

On this episode, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Atsuko Okatsuka discuss The Farewell. (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @AtsukoComedy on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Here's the Variety article that discusses "Why The Farewell flopped in China" - https://variety.com/2020/film/news/why-farewell-flopped-in-china-awkwafina-tzi-ma-maoyan-1203471209/ Here are two articles about Awkwafina's tendency to appropriate Black aesthetics:  "On Awkwafina, appropriation, and Asian American identity" - https://www.dukechronicle.com/article/2020/01/on-awkwafina-appropriation-and-asian-american-identity-golden-globes and "Who Really Owns the Blaccent?" - https://www.vulture.com/2018/08/awkwafina-blaccent-cultural-appropriation.html Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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May 28

1 hr 37 min

This week, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Samee Junio get really cool makeovers and discuss Crazy, Stupid, Love. (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @Samee_Junio on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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May 20

1 hr 46 min

Jamie and Caitlin discuss The Full Monty for Caitlin's birthday episode! (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow@BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP on Twitter Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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May 13

1 hr 46 min

On this episode, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Propaganda write beautiful poetry and discuss Poetic Justice. (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @prophiphop on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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May 6

2 hr 15 min

This week, we're unlocking a Matreon episode on the Disney Channel Original Movie Cadet Kelly featuring a segment with special guest Keah Brown! (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @Keah_Maria on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

Apr 29

2 hr 4 min

Today's episode covers Promising Young Woman with special guest, Sierra Katow! (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @sierrakatow Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Apr 22

1 hr 34 min

Dear Listeners, thank you for listening to this this episode where Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Olivia Truffaut-Wong discuss To All the Boys trilogy (with a focus on the first movie). We love you. Always and forever, The Bechdel Cast (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @iWatchiAm Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP  Here's the article written by our guest entitled "Thank You, To All the Boys: A Bittersweet Goodbye to Lara Jean Covey" - https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/2021/02/10317542/to-all-the-boys-movies-asian-representation Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Apr 15

1 hr 48 min

This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Anna LaMadrid are just not that into He's Just Not That Into You. (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @the_annalamadrid on Instagram. Follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP on Twitter Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Apr 9

1 hr 32 min

After years and years of so many requests to cover The Human Centipede, Caitlin and Jame finally covered this feminist masterpiece.  (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow@BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP on Twitter Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Apr 1

1 hr 49 min

Content warning: this episode contains descriptions of police brutality. This week, Jamie and Caitlin speak with journalist Cerise Castle about her groundbreaking new series “A Tradition of Violence: The History of Deputy Gangs in the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department” for Knock LA. We can’t recommend it enough -- Cerise also brings us "Den of Thieves," a movie that glorifies one of the LASD gangs she reports on. Read the series here, and follow Cerise on Twitter @cerisecastle! Read “A Tradition of Violence” series here: https://knock-la.com/tradition-of-violence-lasd-gang-history/  And contribute to the Knock LA Patreon here to support local journalism in LA (Jamie writes for them too, full disclosure): https://www.patreon.com/KNOCK_LA  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Mar 25

1 hr 34 min

For this episode, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Zoe Ligon have been turned into robots so they can flawlessly analyze The Stepford Wives, both the 1975 and 2004 versions! (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @thongria Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Mar 18

1 hr 41 min

Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Jonathan Braylock examine Starship Troopers. Would you like to know more? (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @jonbraylock Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Mar 11

1 hr 46 min

This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Amy Solomon take to their diaries to write an in-depth analysis of Bridget Jones's Diary. (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @amybethsol Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Mar 4

2 hr 2 min

Caitlin, Jamie and special guest Laci Mosley sell their souls to the devil in exchange for the opportunity to discuss the movie Bedazzled (2000)! (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @DivaLaci on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP  Here's the article "4 Reasons Why Penis Shaming Is Anti-Feminist" by Robin Tran -- https://everydayfeminism.com/2016/03/penis-size-shaming-harmful/  Here's the piece "What Ever Happened to Brendan Fraser?" by Zach Baron -- https://www.gq.com/story/what-ever-happened-to-brendan-fraser  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Feb 25

1 hr 37 min

Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Bridget Todd discuss the film Eve's Bayou. Trigger warning: child sex abuse, incest. If you prefer not to listen to the segment discussing these topics, skip approximately minute 26 to minute 72. (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @BridgetMarie on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Feb 18

2 hr 5 min

Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Keah Brown put on their glass slippers and go to the ball that is Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella (1997).  (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @Keah_Maria on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Feb 11

1 hr 50 min

This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Sam Ike chat about Hollywood Shuffle! (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @TheSamIke on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Feb 4

1 hr 49 min

Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Mala Muñoz discuss Selena (1997). Anything for Selenas! (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @mala_munoz on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Jan 28

1 hr 46 min

Pink Ladies Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Gracie Gillam are hopelessly devoted to talking about Grease! (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow @grace_phipps on Twitter. While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Jan 21

1 hr 49 min

Jamie and Caitlin are doing their first re-do of the entire 'cast -- we're talking Beauty and the Beast (1991) with the wisdom of 2021 on our side! This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow@BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP on Twitter. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Jan 14

2 hr 8 min

Happy New Year, Bechdel Heads! We're taking this week off, but we'll be back next week and the many weeks to come for more great episodes! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

Jan 7

7 min 14 sec

We're closing out this terrible year with an episode on a terrible movie: New Year's Eve (2011). (This episode contains spoilers) For Bechdel bonuses, sign up for our Patreon at patreon.com/bechdelcast. Follow@BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @jamieloftusHELP on Twitter Here are the links / articles mentioned in the episode! Kal Penn's thread showing the racist stereotype roles sent to him early in his acting career: https://ew.com/tv/2017/03/14/kal-penn-racist-stereotype-audition-scripts/ The article "Say What You Want, But Sofia Vergara Has Broken Barriers For Latinxs on Primetime TV and Beyond" by Jeniffer Paola Varela Rodriguez in Popsugar: https://www.popsugar.com/latina/is-sofia-vergara-fueling-latina-stereotype-47314023 The Vanity Fair piece "Sofia Vergara to Critics: 'What's Wrong with Being a Stereotype?'": https://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/2017/01/sofia-vergara-stereotype-character  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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Dec 2020

1 hr 46 min