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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January 13, 2022 115 min

On this episode, Caitlin and Jamie ask a simple favor of their special guest Cate Young, which is to discuss A Simple Favor with them!

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To kick off the New Year, Jamie and Caitlin answer listeners' questions in this special Q&A episode!

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December 30, 2021 13 min

Caitlin and Jamie are taking a week off, and by that, they mean they're releasing an episode to let you know they're not releasing an episode. Enjoy!

P.S. Here's the Google Form link to request movies: https://forms.gle/1yy2qU3S4UAieKgJ8

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December 22, 2021 114 min

On this episode, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Emily VanDerWerff get unplugged from the simulation and discuss The Matrix (1999).

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Here is our guest Emily VanDerWerff's Vox piece, "How The Matrix universalized a trans experience -- and helped me accept my own" - https://www.vox.com/culture/2019/3/30/18286436/the-matrix-wachowskis-trans-experience-redpill

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December 16, 2021 98 min

This week, femme fatales Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Anita Sarkeesian discuss Double Indemnity while scheming to murder the patriarchy.

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December 9, 2021 93 min

Jamie and Caitlin discover a new clause of the Bechdel Cast that requires them to release episodes until the end of time, including this one on The Santa Clause 2 with special guest Grace Freud.

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December 2, 2021 95 min

On this episode, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Faye Orlove discuss the Disney Channel Original Movie Full-Court Miracle. Happy Hanukkah!

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November 25, 2021 130 min

This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special gues Ali Nahdee do a deep dive into a discussion about Aquaman!

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Here's an article regarding the Amber Heard / Johnny Depp case that we mentioned during the episode, in case anyone wants more information: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/23/movies/johnny-depp-amber-heard-trial.html

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November 18, 2021 120 min

In anticipation of the new Princess Switch movie, Jamie and Caitlin switched places and unlocked a Patreon (aka Matreon) episode on The Princess Switch 2: Switched Again!

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November 11, 2021 98 min

It's the FIVE YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE BECHDEL CAST!!! Caitlin and Jamie celebrate with an episode on feminist masterpiece Shrek 2!!!

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November 4, 2021 111 min

This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Melissa Lozada-Oliva use their Spanglish language skills to talk about Spanglish.

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October 28, 2021 122 min

During this Día de los Muertos season, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Dani Fernandez discuss Coco!

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October 21, 2021 106 min

Witches Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Alyssa Onofreo brew up some love potion and discuss The Love Witch.

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Oh this episode, Caitlin, Jamie, and special vampire slayer guest Jasmine Johnson kill vampires and discuss the Buffy the Vampire Slayer movie.

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October 7, 2021 107 min

This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest sink their teeth into a cannibalistic discussion about Raw.

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September 30, 2021 134 min

On this episode, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Jess Murwin discuss Matilda while enjoying some chocolate cake.

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September 23, 2021 105 min

Space pirates Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Gracie Gillam board a spaceship full of aliens and discuss Alien: Resurrection.

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September 16, 2021 113 min

This week, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Michael-Michelle Pratt come together to plan a heist and discuss Widows.

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September 9, 2021 123 min

On this episode to remember, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Sam Varela examine A Walk to Remember.

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September 2, 2021 109 min

On this episode, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Shereen Lani Younes accelerate the podcast to 50 miles per hour and never slow down! And also they talk about Speed!

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