132 episodes

Every episode hosts Paul Mizzi, Lucy Thomas, and Brendan Levi delve in to the wonderful world of the body swap trope in their inane quest to find gold in an oversaturated genre.
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The Swapcast Podcast Paul Mizzi, Lucy Thomas & Brendan Levi

    • TV & Film
    • 5.0 • 14 Ratings

Every episode hosts Paul Mizzi, Lucy Thomas, and Brendan Levi delve in to the wonderful world of the body swap trope in their inane quest to find gold in an oversaturated genre.
Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Poor Things (2023)

    Poor Things (2023)

    There are four words rarely used to describe the films reviewed on the Swapcast. This episode, the gang discuss the 2023 ‘award winning’ and ‘critically acclaimed’ body swap sci-fi comedy, Poor Things.
    Join the gang as they flounder when the premise of the entire podcast falls apart while they attempt to discuss a film full of talent and substance.
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    Theme song written and performed by Jon Marco of Too Creative - feat. Lucy Thomas and recorded at Brown Town Studios.

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    • 58 min
    Suitable Flesh (2023)

    Suitable Flesh (2023)

    This week, the Swapcast gang dives into the twisted world of "Suitable Flesh," where Lovecraftian horror meets body-swapping madness. Join Paul, Lucy, and Brendan as they unpack Heather Graham's electrifying performance, the film's eerie atmosphere, and its gruesome, psychosexual thrills. Is it a modern cult classic or just shock for shock's sake? - Yes, CHATGPT wrote this.
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    Theme song written and performed by Jon Marco of Too Creative - feat. Lucy Thomas and recorded at Brown Town Studios.

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    • 56 min
    Ep.103 - Seventeen Again (2000)

    Ep.103 - Seventeen Again (2000)

    The gang is back again to review another swap film again with Seventeen Again. No not 17 Again, again, this is the original 2000 TV movie Seventeen Again. Starring a Mowry sibling again and again and again and again and again and again and again and again and again and again and again and again and again and again and again and again and again and again and again and again and again and again and…you get the conceit.
    We love feedback, tell us what you think of the podcast at….
    Email theswapcastpodcast@gmail.com
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    And be sure to rate, subscribe and review us on Apple or Spotify.
    Theme song written and performed by Jon Marco of Too Creative - feat. Lucy Thomas and recorded at Brown Town Studios.

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    • 1 hr 15 min
    Family Switch (2023)

    Family Switch (2023)

    Tis the season for another Christmas swap film! For this festive episode the gang watch the family switch film, Family Switch. Starring Oscar awarding winning actress Rita Moreno, SCPC double hot recipient Jennifer Garner; and Ed Helms.
    Come all ye faithful and join the gang for the movie Paul called “homework”, Lucy said “forgot Christmas” and Brendan proclaimed “ruined his Christmas”.
    We love feedback, tell us what you think of the podcast at….
    Email theswapcastpodcast@gmail.com
    Twitter twitter.com/The_Swapcast
    Facebook facebook.com/theswapcastpodcast
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    Website theswapcastpodcast.com
    And be sure to rate, subscribe and review us on Apple or Spotify.
    Theme song written and performed by Jon Marco of Too Creative - feat. Lucy Thomas and recorded at Brown Town Studios.

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    • 1 hr 11 min
    Black Mirror: Beyond The Sea (2023)

    Black Mirror: Beyond The Sea (2023)

    This episode Paul, Lucy and Brendan watch another fan listener request. From the highly acclaimed social commentary, scifi anthology series Black Mirror; the Swapcast gang watch episode 3 from season 6, ‘Beyond The Sea’.
    Join the gang as they discuss the series popularity and decline; the episodes cinematography, compelling performances and mise en scene. Also thumbs in butts.
    We love feedback, tell us what you think of the podcast at….
    Email theswapcastpodcast@gmail.com
    Twitter twitter.com/The_Swapcast
    Facebook facebook.com/theswapcastpodcast
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    Website theswapcastpodcast.com
    And be sure to rate, subscribe and review us on Apple or Spotify.
    Theme song written and performed by Jon Marco of Too Creative - feat. Lucy Thomas and recorded at Brown Town Studios.

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    • 54 min
    The Shaggy Dog (2006)

    The Shaggy Dog (2006)

    With Lucy's return, the Swapcast gang celebrate their 100th episode by watching the Tim Allen, dog swap remake, The Shaggy Dog.
    Join the gang as they discuss the Tim Allen’s body, dog incest and Brendan and Lucy derail, derail, derail!
    We love feedback, tell us what you think of the podcast at….
    Email theswapcastpodcast@gmail.com
    Twitter twitter.com/The_Swapcast
    Facebook facebook.com/theswapcastpodcast
    Instagram instagram.com/theswapcastpodcast
    Website theswapcastpodcast.com
    And be sure to rate, subscribe and review us on Apple or Spotify.
    Theme song written and performed by Jon Marco of Too Creative - feat. Lucy Thomas and recorded at Brown Town Studios.

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    • 1 hr 9 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
14 Ratings

14 Ratings

locoroco1 ,

Just the right balance of chaos and genuine film analysis

Consistently entertaining whether or not I’ve watched whatever they’re talking about because all the hosts are good storytellers and have the presence of mind to not say boring stuff, which is just so important in this line of work. Like sometimes on a podcast the hosts will start going on a tangent and I reach for the skip button but I could listen to these people riff for hours (and have, I suppose).

kylie471 ,

My ideal movie club!

Our hosts often ask: Who even watches all this trash? Answer: I do. I found this podcast after watching Christmas Trade and reading a Letterboxd review that shouted out the Swapcast. I of course listened to the Christmas Trade episode first, and as Paul vehemently corrected every review comparing it to Freaky Friday by saying they're wrong, it's OBVIOUSLY Vice Versa, I knew I had found my people. By sticking to a central trope instead of a director or topic, the movies covered are a menagerie of touchstone highs and real, real, lost-to-time lows that span genres, decades, and quality that is really fun. Paul, Lucy, and Brendan clearly know a thing or two about filmmaking and media, but the podcast maintains a cozy sense of hometown camaraderie that makes it accesible to film buffs and laypersons alike. I love Brendan's creativity and dedication to keeping to the true meaning of the word "tenuous." Lucy's character arc of starting out mentioning Chances Are nearly every episode to rant, to later not even remembering what it is on name alone, is exemplary, hopeful proof that time heals all wounds. And Paul, the absolute champ and mastermind of it all, is the kind of movie friend I hope everyone finds someday: one that knows when and with whom to watch not only the good but the bad and the good-bad as well. I'm about two-thirds of the way through, jumping between picking specific movies and starting from the beginning in a Memento-like listening order while making holiday presents, and I'm having just a grand time! Thanks, Christmas Trade, for a true Christmas miracle! Also holding Face/Off for ransom is diabolically genius, I love it 😈

theguythe13th ,

Fantastic podcast!

Binging it all now and loving it!

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