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Film critic Kristen Lopez along with co-hosts Drea Clark and Samantha Ellis invite special guests to discuss classic Hollywood, the films and stars that continue to shine brightly for audiences today.

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    • TV & Film
    • 4.7 • 30 Ratings

Film critic Kristen Lopez along with co-hosts Drea Clark and Samantha Ellis invite special guests to discuss classic Hollywood, the films and stars that continue to shine brightly for audiences today.

    #140: Top 3 Favorite Film Costumes (with Deborah Landis)

    #140: Top 3 Favorite Film Costumes (with Deborah Landis)

    Kristen is joined by acclaimed costume designer and professor Deborah Nadoolman Landis to talk about their three favorite classic film costumes. What are the costumes that make you swoon? And which did Kristen pick as her number one?


     
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    Peter Bryant


    Ann Foster


    Jacob Haller


    Laura Neill


    Christine Mier


    David Floyd


    Peter Blitstein


    Peter Dawson


    Jeffrey


    Danny


    Fuckbois of Literature


    Christina Lane


    Sofia Copilled


    Rosa


    McF


    Donna Hill


    Cat Cooper


    Harry Holland


    Lora Stocker


    Jennifer Hill

    • 36 min
    #139: Latinos in Classic Film (with Luis Reyes)

    #139: Latinos in Classic Film (with Luis Reyes)

    Viva Hollywood author Luis Reyes joins the Ticklish Team to talk about his new book and the contributions of Latinos in classic film. We touch on the careers of Ricardo Montalban, our girl Lupe Velez, and the misconceptions still out there.


     
    Be sure to purchase Luis' book, Viva Hollywood, when it hits bookshelves September 13.


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    Peter Bryant


    Ann Foster


    Jacob Haller


    Laura Neill


    Christine Mier


    David Floyd


    Peter Blitstein


    Peter Dawson


    Jeffrey


    Danny


    Fuckbois of Literature


    Christina Lane


    Sofia Copilled


    Rosa


    McF


    Donna Hill


    Cat Cooper


    Harry Holland


    Lora Stocker


    Jennifer Hill

    • 49 min
    #138: Elizabeth Taylor Top 3

    #138: Elizabeth Taylor Top 3

    Samantha and Kristen are honoring the most beautiful woman in Old Hollywood (feel free to debate), Elizabeth Taylor. The pair go through their top three favorite Liz features, discuss how Taylor was underestimated, and Samantha reveals a shocking secret!


     
    What Liz movies did we forget to include?


     


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    This episode created thanks to our Patrons:


    Peter Bryant


    Ann Foster


    Jacob Haller


    Laura Neill


    Christine Mier


    David Floyd


    Peter Dawson


    Jeffrey


    Danny


    Fuckbois of Literature


    Christina Lane


    Sofia Copilled


    Rosa


    McF


    Donna Hill


    Cat Cooper


    Harry Holland


    Lora Stocker


    Jennifer Hill

    • 50 min
    Being Elvis: Elvis (2022) Sneak Peek with Erik Anderson

    Being Elvis: Elvis (2022) Sneak Peek with Erik Anderson

    Get a sneak peek into our finale episode of Being Elvis, the 6-week Patreon exclusive series we've been doing looking at Elvis biopics. In our finale episode guest Erik Anderson joins us to discuss Baz Luhrmann's 2022 Elvis biopic and how it connects to modern celebrity.

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    • 16 min
    #137: Marilyn Monroe in the ’60s with Holly Madison

    #137: Marilyn Monroe in the ’60s with Holly Madison

    Samantha and Kristen are joined by author and actress Holly Madison to look at Marilyn Monroe's 1960s features. The trio talk about Monroe as an actress, what she might have done had she lived longer, and how we look at Marilyn post-#MeToo.


     
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    This episode created thanks to our Patrons:


    Peter Bryant


    Ann Foster


    Audrey


    Jacob Haller


    Laura Neill


    Christine Mier


    David Floyd


    Peter Dawson


    Jeffrey


    Danny


    Fuckbois of Literature


    Christina Lane


    Sofia Copilled


    Rosa


    McF


    Donna Hill


    Cat Cooper


    Harry Holland


    Lora Stocker

    • 43 min
    #136: Judy Garland Top 3 w/Izzy of Be Kind Rewind

    #136: Judy Garland Top 3 w/Izzy of Be Kind Rewind

    It's Judy Garland's centennial and we couldn't pass up the opportunity to celebrate with a top 3 on her films. Izzy of the YouTube channel Be Kind Rewind drops by to give us her thoughts. We talk Judy Garland as a performer and the one film we all didn't want to include.


     
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    This episode created thanks to our Patrons:


    Peter Bryant


    Ann Foster


    Audrey


    Jacob Haller


    Laura Neill


    Christine Mier


    David Floyd


    Peter Dawson


    Jeffrey


    Danny


    Fuckbois of Literature


    Christina Lane


    Sofia Copilled


    Rosa


    McF


    Donna Hill


    Cat Cooper


    Harry Holland

    • 44 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
30 Ratings

30 Ratings

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This is a fantastic podcast by Kirsten et.al. that really lends fantastic insight into classic movies and cinema. I’ve learned SO MUCH!!

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