17 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, 356 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.

    I'm a Late Bloomer

    I'm a Late Bloomer

    Rafer and Kristen advise one listener who’s relationship is going from in person to long-distance, and another who sees themselves as a late bloomer. And for their What Should I Watch Next segment, they help a listener who needs leads on less offensive 1980s fare than what she’s tried so far.    

    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! In order to support our show, we need the help of some great advertisers. But we need to learn a little more about you, our listeners, to make that possible. So, go to podsurvey.com/therapy and take a quick, anonymous survey. That way, we can bring on advertisers you won’t want to skip! 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!

    • 38 min
    I’m Living with My In-Laws

    I’m Living with My In-Laws

    Rafer and Kristen advise one listener who’s sweltering without AC, and another who's regressing into an ungrateful brat while cooped up with her in-laws. And for their What Should I Watch Next segment, they help a listener who needs a splashier Eurovision-themed movie than the one starring Will Ferrell, Rachel McAdams, Dan Stevens.

    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! In order to support our show, we need the help of some great advertisers. But we need to learn a little more about you, our listeners, to make that possible. So, go to podsurvey.com/therapy and take a quick, anonymous survey. That way, we can bring on advertisers you won’t want to skip! 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!

    • 41 min
    Oh God My Daughter is Getting Her Driver’s Permit

    Oh God My Daughter is Getting Her Driver’s Permit

    Rafer and Kristen advise one listener who’s nervous about her daughter getting behind the wheel, and another whose beloved cat is unwell. And for their What Should I Watch Next segment, they help a listener who longs from something like Mindy Kaling’s Never Have I Ever. 

    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! In order to support our show, we need the help of some great advertisers. But we need to learn a little more about you, our listeners, to make that possible. So, go to podsurvey.com/therapy and take a quick, anonymous survey. That way, we can bring on advertisers you won’t want to skip! 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!

    • 36 min
    I’m Worried My Best Years are Behind Me

    I’m Worried My Best Years are Behind Me

    Rafer and Kristen advise one listener who’s worried about turning forty, and another who’s being forced to move during the pandemic. And for their What Should I Watch Next segment, they try their best to help a listener whose obsession with Hamilton may be threatening her marriage.  

    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! In order to support our show, we need the help of some great advertisers. But we need to learn a little more about you, our listeners, to make that possible. So, go to podsurvey.com/therapy and take a quick, anonymous survey. That way, we can bring on advertisers you won’t want to skip! 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!

    • 42 min
    I Think I Might Like Social Distancing A Little Too Much

    I Think I Might Like Social Distancing A Little Too Much

    Rafer and Kristen advise one listener who’s breaking up with her best friend, and another who's enjoying social distancing a little TOO much. And for their What Should I Watch Next segment, they're joined by Dan Pashman, host of The Sporkful!

    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

    • 39 min
    I Don't Want to Hear About Your Diet

    I Don't Want to Hear About Your Diet

    Rafer and Kristen advise one listener who’s tired of people posting about their weight-loss plans on social media, and another who is trying to bridge the gap between her tastes and her husband’s. And for their What Should I Watch Next segment, they hear from someone who wishes that Big Little Lies had a better sequel. 

    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

    • 39 min

Customer Reviews

3.9 out of 5
356 Ratings

356 Ratings

B. Haahr ,

Exactly what I need right now!

Thanks for the movies and the advice! I love this show!

musicluvr1596 ,

Amazing podcast!

Rafer and Kristen have a great dynamic and offer amazing movie recs and decent advice. It accomplishes it’s mission perfectly.

Nat100000000 ,

Great show

This is a great show to escape our current pandemic. Like other Kristen Meinzer shows, it is entertaining and informing, but doesn’t shy away from difficult issues and social commentary. Last but not least, it expands our viewing repertour.

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