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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July 29, 2021 133 min

Breaking news! There's a brand new episode of the Bechdel Cast in which anchors Caitlin Durante and Jamie Loftus invite special guest Dave Schilling to cover Broadcast News.

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Here's a link to the You Must Remember This series on Polly Platt: http://www.youmustrememberthispodcast.com/episodes/2020/7/pollyplattarchive28

Here's an article about Marlee Matlin being a survivor of assault: https:/...

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Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Hallie Bateman make a pizza with their special recipe while chatting about Mystic Pizza.

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Jamie and Caitlin go on vacation with special guest Kate Willett and spend the whole flight talking about Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar.

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July 8, 2021 105 min

International spies Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Vanessa Guerrero go on a secret mission to discuss Atomic Blonde. 

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July 1, 2021 90 min

On this unlocked Patreon aka Matreon bonus episode, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Sophie Lichterman aka producer of the Bechdel Cast chat about 9 to 5! P.S. Please listen to Jamie's new podcast about Cathy comics, Aack Cast

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June 24, 2021 83 min

After many twists and turns, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Soyoung Chon team up to analyze The Handmaiden. 

Here's an article about the historical context for The Handmaiden, "How Japan Took Control of Korea" - https://www.history.com/news/japan-colonization-korea

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Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Jeena Bloom take a break from their road trip to discuss To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar

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On this episode, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Chrystel Oloukoï make a documentary about their discussion about The Watermelon Woman.

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This week, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Chloe Cunha travel to a remote French estate, paint each other, and discuss Portrait of a Lady on Fire. 

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May 28, 2021 95 min

On this episode, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Atsuko Okatsuka discuss The Farewell.

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This week, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Samee Junio get really cool makeovers and discuss Crazy, Stupid, Love.

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May 13, 2021 104 min

Jamie and Caitlin discuss The Full Monty for Caitlin's birthday episode!

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May 6, 2021 132 min

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

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April 29, 2021 122 min

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 107 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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