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The Bechdel Cast

The Bechdel Cast is a podcast about the portrayal of women in movies hosted by Caitlin Durante and Jamie Loftus.... Show More

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February 13, 2020 89 min

We're celebrating Valentine's Day with love... and basketball... by chatting with special guest Zainab Johnson about Love & Basketball.

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February 6, 2020 71 min

Attention Los Angeles residents! And also everyone! Special guest and LA City Council District 4 candidate Nithya Raman joins us for a discussion about her platform and Sister Act! Check out NithyafortheCity.com! 

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This week, it's fast times at the Bechdel Cast with special guests Paige Weldon and Emily Faye of Mall Talk podcast chatting about Fast Times at Ridgemont High. 

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January 23, 2020 85 min

Bad Girls Caitlin and Jamie plus special guest Laci Mosley chat about Bad Boys (1995). 

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January 16, 2020 85 min

Jellicle cats Jamie and Caitlin invite special cat Katie Goldin to discuss the representation of cats in the movie Cats (2019). Plus some cat takes from friend of the 'cast Danielle Radford!

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January 9, 2020 91 min

25 years ago, Caitlin and Jamie made a vow to meet up with special guest Callie Biggerstaff and discuss Now and Then.

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January 2, 2020 61 min

On this special Q&A episode of The Bechdel Cast, Jamie and Caitlin answer questions from listeners to ring in the New Year!

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December 26, 2019 94 min

Little Caitlin and Little Jamie and special guest Little Debra DiGiovanni get together to discuss Little Women (1994). 

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This is part 2 of The Santa Clause episode with special guest Grace Thomas! Ho ho ho!

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Santa Claus falls off the Bechdel Cast's roof, and Jamie and Caitlin must now take his place by discussing Disney's The Santa Clause with special guest Grace Thomas, recorded live at Buntport Theater in Denver. 

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December 12, 2019 91 min

This week, super producers Sophie and Aristotle leave Caitlin and Jamie home alone with special guest Tamara Yajia to chat about Home Alone. 

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On this episode, the Bechdel Cast celebrates our three year anniversary! Jamie and Caitlin discuss The Terminator and Terminator 2: Judgment Day. Hasta la vista, Patriarchy. 

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November 28, 2019 14 min

Jamie and Caitlin give thanks on this mini Thanksgiving episode.

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November 21, 2019 91 min

On this very brave episode, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Rachel Anne Clarke bravely discuss Pixar's Brave, recorded live in London!

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Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Sasheer Zamata are a trio of crime-fighting women who solve the mystery of whether or not Charlie's Angels (2000) is a feminist text. 

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November 7, 2019 80 min

Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Isa Mazzei attach the letter A to their clothes while they discuss Easy A and their A's stand for AWESOME.

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October 31, 2019 88 min

Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Corie Johnson go into Room 237 of the Overlook Hotel to have a little chat about The Shining. 

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On this episode, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Joan Haley Ford do the Time Warp again while chatting about The Rocky Horror Picture Show.

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October 17, 2019 75 min

Caitlin and Jamie discuss Practical Magic and cast a spell to dismantle the patriarchy. 

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This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guests Dani Fernandez and Ify Nwadiwe of Nerdificent podcast are all together spooky talking about The Addams Family (1991).

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