40 episodes

Sam Cheung, Carlyn Greenwald, and Ivan Vukovic are three American peasants who know nothing of royal life, but through weekly recaps of the critically acclaimed Netflix series The Crown maybe, just maybe, they might pick up a thing or two. It also bears mentioning that these plebs have no intention of digging any deeper into the history of the monarchy than what The Crown portrays, so no spoilers or fact checking please. This is an unofficial, unaffiliated podcast, and all views and opinions represented are the hosts' own. Follow: @crownaroundpod on Twitter

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Sam Cheung, Carlyn Greenwald, and Ivan Vukovic are three American peasants who know nothing of royal life, but through weekly recaps of the critically acclaimed Netflix series The Crown maybe, just maybe, they might pick up a thing or two. It also bears mentioning that these plebs have no intention of digging any deeper into the history of the monarchy than what The Crown portrays, so no spoilers or fact checking please. This is an unofficial, unaffiliated podcast, and all views and opinions represented are the hosts' own. Follow: @crownaroundpod on Twitter

    Episode 40: Whatever Love Means (2005) Recap

    Episode 40: Whatever Love Means (2005) Recap

    Sam Cheung, Carlyn Greenwald, and Ivan Vukovic, three regular everyday Americans, watch the 2005 film Whatever Love Means to try and get a deeper understanding of Charles' and Camilla's relationship, and about love in general. It turns out, love means giving yourselves couply nicknames based on old radio shows, getting married to other people, and watching your significant other fish. Who knew?

    • 50 min
    Episode 39: Elizabeth I - Part One (2005) Recap

    Episode 39: Elizabeth I - Part One (2005) Recap

    Sam Cheung, Carlyn Greenwald, and Ivan Vukovic, three regular everyday Americans, attempt to supplement their experience watching The Other Boleyn Girl by watching the first half of the two-part mini-series Elizabeth I starring Helen Mirren, Jeremy Irons, and Hugh Dancy, directed by Tom Hooper. They quickly learn that someone in the prosthetics department must have also been in charge of the financial department, and struggle to contextualize how this 2005 mini-series fits into the filmography of its stars. A vote is held on whether to watch Part Two.

    • 51 min
    Episode 38: The Other Boleyn Girl (2008) Recap

    Episode 38: The Other Boleyn Girl (2008) Recap

    We're between seasons, which means it's time once again for some supplemental content! This time, Sam Cheung, Carlyn Greenwald, and Ivan Vukovic, three regular everyday Americans, go farther back in royal history than they've ever gone before as they talk about The Other Boleyn Girl. The star power in this movie is overpowering, but where was Andrew Garfield? And also, who even is the other Boleyn girl anyway? And why does everyone have the same name?

    • 57 min
    Episode 37: The Crown Season 3, Episode 10 Cri de Coeur Recap

    Episode 37: The Crown Season 3, Episode 10 Cri de Coeur Recap

    Sam Cheung, Carlyn Greenwald, and Ivan Vukovic, three regular everyday Americans, convene on the Queen's birthday to recap The Crown Season 3, Episode 10: Cri de Coeur. After breaking down Helena Bonham Carter's For Your Consideration episode, they take a step back and evaluate Season 3 of The Crown overall. Is it possible that the third season neglected Elizabeth?

    • 57 min
    Episode 36: The Crown Season 3, Episode 9 Imbroglio Recap

    Episode 36: The Crown Season 3, Episode 9 Imbroglio Recap

    Sam Cheung, Carlyn Greenwald, and Ivan Vukovic, three regular everyday Americans, recap The Crown Season 3, Episode 9: Imbroglio. Together, they break down a packed episode that includes a classic royal scheme, a princess taking after her father, and the return of Wallis Simpson. Plus. Ivan shares highlights from his trip to Scotland.

    • 57 min
    Episode 35: The Crown Season 3, Episode 8 Dangling Man Recap

    Episode 35: The Crown Season 3, Episode 8 Dangling Man Recap

    Sam Cheung, Carlyn Greenwald, and Ivan Vukovic, three regular everyday Americans, recap The Crown Season 3, Episode 8: Dangling Man. Together, they mourn some on and off-screen losses of some favorite (and least favorite) characters, and they analyze the Charles/Camilla/Anne/Andrew quadruple situation that is happening. Plus, can you date someone with a similar name as you?

    • 46 min

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