90 episodes

Hosted by screenwriter Janet Dulin Jones and actor John Schwab, this podcast takes you on an exciting & revealing journey through the great films of over 118 years of cinema with stories, fun facts, celebrity interviews, memorable film scenes, quotes and classic songs.

We’ll pull back the curtain to reveal behind the scenes secrets and stories on how the best movies came to be – comedies, dramas, thrillers, mysteries, action movies, silent movies, animation, musicals, romances, bromances, grimances – you name it – we’ll talk about it. You’ll hear fantastic trivia about your favorite movies and learn about great films from the 20th and 21st centuries you’ve never seen – but will see after hearing our podcast.

Subscribe to Cinema Sounds & Secrets and learn everything you ever wanted to know about movies but had no one to ask!

Cinema Sounds & Secrets Janet Dulin Jones

    • TV & Film
    • 4.8 • 23 Ratings

Hosted by screenwriter Janet Dulin Jones and actor John Schwab, this podcast takes you on an exciting & revealing journey through the great films of over 118 years of cinema with stories, fun facts, celebrity interviews, memorable film scenes, quotes and classic songs.

We’ll pull back the curtain to reveal behind the scenes secrets and stories on how the best movies came to be – comedies, dramas, thrillers, mysteries, action movies, silent movies, animation, musicals, romances, bromances, grimances – you name it – we’ll talk about it. You’ll hear fantastic trivia about your favorite movies and learn about great films from the 20th and 21st centuries you’ve never seen – but will see after hearing our podcast.

Subscribe to Cinema Sounds & Secrets and learn everything you ever wanted to know about movies but had no one to ask!

    Tributes: Glynis John

    Tributes: Glynis John

    A transatlantic career that lasted more than 60 years, this week the team at Cinema Sounds & Secrets memorialize one Glynis John. Renowned for the breathy quality of her husky voice, John won herself Tony Awards and film roles throughout the decades of her career. Possibly most known for her rendition of "Send in the Clowns" or her portryal of a Edwardian sufferagte in Mary Poppins, Glynis John has made a lasting impact throughout Hollywood and the industry over the years. Tune in to this week's episode to hear more about the legend and icon. 


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    • 18 min
    Episode Twenty-Five: Sisters Take A Stand

    Episode Twenty-Five: Sisters Take A Stand

    Today's episode of Cinema Sounds and Secrets comes to you in the form of three stories from NYC; it's the default city of love in the US – because – well, hey it’s New York! Join Janet and John as they hang with sisters taking care of business; love, monkey and everything else in three truly fabulous beloved romantic comedy-dramas. The films star three of the great comic actresses from the last 40 years, and their combined work has spanned the last half of a century. Follow along as J and J discuss Working Girl (1988), Something's Gotta Give (2003), and Moonstruck (1987) in this week's episode. 
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    • 1 hr 13 min
    Tributes: Bill Kenwright

    Tributes: Bill Kenwright

    This week's Tribute episode focuses on one Bill Kenwright! With a little light footwork, a bit of song and dance, quite a bit of "quiet on set", decades worth of films, and Premiere league football from a local boy who lived his dream and made life entertaining, Janet and John sit down to discuss the one and only Kenwright. 
    To learn more about this episode and others, visit the official Cinema Sounds & Secrets website!
     

    • 29 min
    Tributes: Louise Fletcher

    Tributes: Louise Fletcher

    In this week's tribute episode, Janet and John discuss the wonderful Louise Fletcher. Probably most well known for her role in the film One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Fletcher has made her mark in the world of cinema as Nurse Ratched and through other films and television. Born in 1934, Fletcher first acted in projects at the end of 50's like Lawman and Maverick. After winning the Oscar for Cuckoo's, Fletcher went on to act in other projects like Blue Steel (1990), Cruel Intentions (1999), and have a guest role in the series Shameless.  

    • 18 min
    Tributes: Harry Belafonte

    Tributes: Harry Belafonte

    Welcome to another Tribute episode for CSS! Today we discuss a true legend; Harry Belafonte was an American singer, actor and activist, who popularized calypso music with international audiences in the 1950s. Belafonte is one of the few performers to have received an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony (EGOT), although he won the Oscar in a non-competitive category. Join Janet and John in another moving tribute to a legend!
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    • 20 min
    Tributes: Treat Wlliams

    Tributes: Treat Wlliams

    This week's tribute focues on one Treat Williams! Probably best known from his 1979 films, the musical Hair and Steven Spielberg's 1941, the actor extrodinare also had a lengthy and long career with films like Once Upon a Time in America, the Late Shift, and 127 Hours. With over 60 acting credits to his name over his career and a lengthy list of nomations (three Golden Globe Awards, two Satellite Awards, and an Independent Spirit Award), Williams has found a great place to stay in the icongraphy of film. Join Janet and John through a retrospective of a real treat of a person. 
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    • 24 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
23 Ratings

23 Ratings

Halbaby ,

FADE IN to this podcast!

Janet and John deliver a fun, thoughtful and informative show on all things cinema. We are treated to stories behind-the-scenes of some of the most storied films of our time. Their tribute shows are wonderful, quick takes on the amazing talents that have passed on but left us all the richer for their work. The secret is out: Cinema Sounds & Secrets rocks!

flutterblaster ,

Love this show movie fabulousness

Janet and john know their movies! If you love movies this is for you!!! It fabulous.

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Cinephile gem!

This podcast is for real film lovers from the golden age to now. I love the anecdotes and stories and they are entertaining and often hilarious. It’s the kind of Film school you don’t get in film school. Janet ans John are Great Hosts

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