The Bechdel Cast

The Bechdel Cast

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

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May 6, 2021 131 min

On this episode, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Propaganda write beautiful poetry and discuss Poetic Justice.

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This week, we're unlocking a Matreon episode on the Disney Channel Original Movie Cadet Kelly featuring a segment with special guest Keah Brown!

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Today's episode covers Promising Young Woman with special guest, Sierra Katow!

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Dear Listeners, thank you for listening to this this episode where Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Olivia Truffaut-Wong discuss To All the Boys trilogy (with a focus on the first movie). We love you. Always and forever, The Bechdel Cast

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This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Anna LaMadrid are just not that into He's Just Not That Into You.

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April 1, 2021 106 min

After years and years of so many requests to cover The Human Centipede, Caitlin and Jame finally covered this feminist masterpiece. 

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Content warning: this episode contains descriptions of police brutality.

This week, Jamie and Caitlin speak with journalist Cerise Castle about her groundbreaking new series “A Tradition of Violence: The History of Deputy Gangs in the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department” for Knock LA. We can’t recommend it enough -- Cerise also brings us "Den of Thieves," a movie that glorifies one of the LASD gangs she reports on. Read the ser...

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For this episode, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Zoe Ligon have been turned into robots so they can flawlessly analyze The Stepford Wives, both the 1975 and 2004 versions!

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Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Jonathan Braylock examine Starship Troopers. Would you like to know more?

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This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Amy Solomon take to their diaries to write an in-depth analysis of Bridget Jones's Diary.

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February 25, 2021 97 min

Caitlin, Jamie and special guest Laci Mosley sell their souls to the devil in exchange for the opportunity to discuss the movie Bedazzled (2000)!

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February 18, 2021 122 min

Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Bridget Todd discuss the film Eve's Bayou. Trigger warning: child sex abuse, incest. If you prefer not to listen to the segment discussing these topics, skip approximately minute 26 to minute 72.

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February 11, 2021 106 min

Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Keah Brown put on their glass slippers and go to the ball that is Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella (1997). 

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February 4, 2021 106 min

This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Sam Ike chat about Hollywood Shuffle!

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January 28, 2021 106 min

Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Mala Muñoz discuss Selena (1997). Anything for Selenas!

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January 21, 2021 108 min

Pink Ladies Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Gracie Gillam are hopelessly devoted to talking about Grease!

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January 14, 2021 125 min

Jamie and Caitlin are doing their first re-do of the entire 'cast -- we're talking Beauty and the Beast (1991) with the wisdom of 2021 on our side!

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Happy New Year, Bechdel Heads! We're taking this week off, but we'll be back next week and the many weeks to come for more great episodes!

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December 31, 2020 105 min

We're closing out this terrible year with an episode on a terrible movie: New Year's Eve (2011).

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December 24, 2020 106 min

Tis the season to be inviting special guest Jes Tom on the show to cover Happiest Season!

Here's a link to the film review in Elle by Makayla Philips: https://www.elle.com/culture/movies-tv/a34827483/happiest-season-kristen-stewart-review/ 

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