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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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    • TV & Film
    • 4.8 • 425 Ratings

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

    Twister

    Twister

    On this episode, tornado scientists Caitlin and Jamie analyze Twister (1996).
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    • 1 hr 42 min
    Hereditary with Puloma Ghosh

    Hereditary with Puloma Ghosh

    This week, demon kings Jamie and Caitlin invite special guest Puloma Ghosh into their treehouse to discuss Hereditary. Here's the article by Sasha Geffen entitled "Trans Horror Stories and Society's Fear of the Transmasculine Body" -- https://www.them.us/story/transmasculine-horror-stories
    Follow Puloma on Instagram at @pulomeow and buy her book 'Mouth' at https://www.pulomaghosh.com 
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    • 1 hr 58 min
    Minions

    Minions

    Bello!!! Caitlin and Jamie are discussing MINIONS!!! FYI, talking about Kevin, Stuart, and Bob passes the Bechdel Test. Okay poo-pye! 
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    • 1 hr 28 min
    The Birdcage with Manuel Betancourt

    The Birdcage with Manuel Betancourt

    Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Manuel Betancourt discuss The Birdcage. We! Are! Family! Check out Manuel's piece at https://editorial.rottentomatoes.com/article/men-smear-revisiting-seminal-lgbtq-comedy-the-birdcage/ and Matt Baume's video essay at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ozTjoeHy7mI&t=2s 
    Follow Manuel at @bmanuel on Instagram and Twitter, and buy his book 'The Male Gazed' at https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/719500/the-male-gazed-by-manuel-betancourt/ 
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    • 1 hr 17 min
    The Blackening with Nonye-Brown West

    The Blackening with Nonye-Brown West

    This week, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Nonye Brown-West play a game (Saw vibes?!) at a cabin in the woods while discussing The Blackening.
    Check out the original sketch from 3Peat here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QOPwQdDu-D8
    Follow Nonye on Instagram and TikTok at @noneefizzle and check out her website at nonyecomedy.com 
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    • 1 hr 15 min
    Interview with the Vampire (1994) with Brooke Solomon and Jordan Gustafson

    Interview with the Vampire (1994) with Brooke Solomon and Jordan Gustafson

    On this episode, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guests Jordan Gustafson and Brooke Solomon (of Queer Quadrant podcast!) can't stop drinking each other's blood while they chat about Interview with the Vampire. Check out Princess Weekes's video here -- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zT5unKXnSUk&t=1s
    Follow our guests at @brookebsolomon @jordan_gustafson and @queerquadrant on Instagram!
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    • 1 hr 27 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
425 Ratings

425 Ratings

OroloosMtl ,

The Baldest Woman in Charge

Makes me laugh every single time. This podcast is the best.

Danielle99M ,

Chess Netflix

I am still chuckling to myself about Jamie’s boyfriend Chess Netflix. Delightful.

gluttonyyvr ,

Caitlin and Jamie are pure joy!

There is nothing better than this duo taking on a movie. You will laugh, think and expand how you view cinema. I’ve been listening since launch and it’s a true pleasure to listen to them grow!

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