24 episodes

Questionable advice and solid movie recommendations for whatever ails you. Dealing with relationship drama? Hating your job? Not sure what to cook for dinner? Rest assured, there's a movie (or TV show) for whatever you're facing, and Rafer and Kristen will tell you what it is on Movie Therapy. Submit your questions to Rafer and Kristen by writing to raferandkristen@gmail.com or by filling out the contact form at raferandkristen.com. You can also tweet us @raferguzman and @kristenmeinzer.

Movie Therapy with Rafer & Kristen Kristen Meinzer

    • Film Reviews
    • 3.9 • 425 Ratings

Questionable advice and solid movie recommendations for whatever ails you. Dealing with relationship drama? Hating your job? Not sure what to cook for dinner? Rest assured, there's a movie (or TV show) for whatever you're facing, and Rafer and Kristen will tell you what it is on Movie Therapy. Submit your questions to Rafer and Kristen by writing to raferandkristen@gmail.com or by filling out the contact form at raferandkristen.com. You can also tweet us @raferguzman and @kristenmeinzer.

    My Kid is a Weirdo

    My Kid is a Weirdo

    Rafer and Kristen advise one listener who’s the parent of a weird child, and another who’s overwhelmed with all the balls she’s juggling. And for their What Should I Watch Next segment, they help a listener who’s feeling let down by the new live action Disney Mulan.  

    Need some Movie Therapy of your own? Submit your questions to raferandkristen@gmail.com or by filling out the contact form at raferandkristen.com. You can also tweet us @raferguzman and @kristenmeinzer. And if you haven't already, join the Facebook Community, where there are always fun movie and TV conversations happening: facebook.com/groups/raferandkristen

    And quick favor! Our little indie show is something we pay for out of our own pockets. We've been fortunate to have a couple advertisers (yes!), but in order to get more, we need to learn a little more about you. So, please go to podsurvey.com/therapy and take a quick, anonymous survey that will help us get to know you better. Once you’ve completed the quick survey, you can enter for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card (Terms and Conditions apply). THANK YOU SO MUCH!

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    • 44 min
    I Want to Feel Excited About Dating Again

    I Want to Feel Excited About Dating Again

    Rafer and Kristen advise one listener seeking female-led classic films and another who wants to get her dating groove back. And for their What Should I Watch Next segment, they’re joined by Aminatou Sow and Ann Friedman, hosts of the podcast Call Your Girlfriend and authors of the new book, Big Friendship! 

    Need some Movie Therapy of your own? Submit your questions to raferandkristen@gmail.com or by filling out the contact form at raferandkristen.com. You can also tweet us @raferguzman and @kristenmeinzer and join our Facebook Community at facebook.com/groups/raferandkristen

    And quick favor! Our little indie show is something we pay for out of our own pockets. We've been fortunate to have a couple advertisers (yes!), but in order to get more, we need to learn a little more about you. So, please go to podsurvey.com/therapy and take a quick, anonymous survey that will help us get to know you better. Once you’ve completed the quick survey, you can enter for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card (Terms and Conditions apply). THANK YOU SO MUCH!

    See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

    • 46 min
    I’m an Empty Nester and Not Handling It Well

    I’m an Empty Nester and Not Handling It Well

    Rafer and Kristen advise one listener who’s suffering from empty nest syndrome, and another who’s living with education envy. And for their What Should I Watch Next segment, they help a listener who’s impatiently waiting week after week for the next episode of Lovecraft Country.  

    Need some Movie Therapy of your own? Submit your questions to raferandkristen@gmail.com or by filling out the contact form at raferandkristen.com. You can also tweet us @raferguzman and @kristenmeinzer. And if you haven't already, join the Facebook Community, where there are always fun movie and TV conversations happening: facebook.com/groups/raferandkristen

    And quick favor! Our little indie show is something we pay for out of our own pockets. We've been fortunate to have a couple advertisers (yes!), but in order to get more, we need to learn a little more about you. So, please go to podsurvey.com/therapy and take a quick, anonymous survey that will help us get to know you better. Once you’ve completed the quick survey, you can enter for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card (Terms and Conditions apply). THANK YOU SO MUCH!

    See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

    • 43 min
    I’m Ready to Be My Authentic Self

    I’m Ready to Be My Authentic Self

    Rafer and Kristen advise a college student trapped in her childhood bedroom for another semester and a gay Latino man in his late thirties who’s ready to stop fitting in and start standing out. And for their What Should I Watch Next segment, they try to help a 35-year-old woman who needs a new cartoon after watching Avatar the Last Airbender, Dragon Prince, and Miraculous Ladybug on repeat.

    Need some Movie Therapy of your own? Submit your questions to raferandkristen@gmail.com or by filling out the contact form at raferandkristen.com. You can also tweet us @raferguzman and @kristenmeinzer and join our Facebook Community at facebook.com/groups/raferandkristen

    And quick favor! Our little indie show is something we pay for out of our own pockets. We've been fortunate to have a couple advertisers (yes!), but in order to get more, we need to learn a little more about you. So, please go to podsurvey.com/therapy and take a quick, anonymous survey that will help us get to know you better. Once you’ve completed the quick survey, you can enter for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card (Terms and Conditions apply). THANK YOU SO MUCH!

    See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

    • 37 min
    I Don’t Want to Get Married!

    I Don’t Want to Get Married!

    Rafer and Kristen advise one listener who wants to be more at peace with the life she chose, and another whose mother is pressuring her and her girlfriend to get married. And for their What Should I Watch Next segment, they help a listener who feels like they’ve been living the same day on repeat forever, and needs more movies like Palm Springs to help them on the journey to nowhere.  

    Need some Movie Therapy of your own? Submit your questions to raferandkristen@gmail.com or by filling out the contact form at raferandkristen.com. You can also tweet us @raferguzman and @kristenmeinzer. And if you haven't already, join the Facebook Community, where there are always fun movie and TV conversations happening: facebook.com/groups/raferandkristen

    And quick favor! Our little indie show is something we pay for out of our own pockets. We've been fortunate to have a couple advertisers (yes!), but in order to get more, we need to learn a little more about you. So, please go to podsurvey.com/therapy and take a quick, anonymous survey that will help us get to know you better. Once you’ve completed the quick survey, you can enter for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card (Terms and Conditions apply). THANK YOU SO MUCH!

    See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

    • 41 min
    I Need Some Sensuality in My Life

    I Need Some Sensuality in My Life

    Rafer and Kristen advise one listener who could stand to spice up her love life and another who’s dreading yet another semester of homeschooling her kids. And for their What Should I Watch Next segment, they’re joined by the great Nichole Perkins of Thirst Aid Kit. 

    Need some Movie Therapy of your own? Submit your questions to raferandkristen@gmail.com or by filling out the contact form at raferandkristen.com. You can also tweet us @raferguzman and @kristenmeinzer and join our Facebook Community at facebook.com/groups/raferandkristen

    And quick favor! Our little indie show is something we pay for out of our own pockets. We've been fortunate to have a couple advertisers (yes!), but in order to get more, we need to learn a little more about you. So, please go to podsurvey.com/therapy and take a quick, anonymous survey that will help us get to know you better. Once you’ve completed the quick survey, you can enter for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card (Terms and Conditions apply). THANK YOU SO MUCH!

    See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

    • 43 min

Customer Reviews

3.9 out of 5
425 Ratings

425 Ratings

Ike Wade ,

Great podcast

Always entertaining with a wide variety of good recommendations!

karinski ,

Fun

Perfect new quarantine podcast listen!

Where are the potatoes ,

FAV PODCAST!!!!

i started listening to movie therapy at the start of quarantine, and my life has changed forever. rafer and kristen are so relatable and kind, and always have a solution to whatever ails you. love them so much!!!!

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