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.

Episodes

January 26, 2023 113 min

On this episode, Caitlin and Jamie blow up the asteroid that is the movie Armageddon and save the world!

Huge news... we will be live streaming both of our shows in Portland on February 2nd!!! So if you weren't able to get tickets to the show, or if you LIVE ANYWHERE, you can still see the shows! Tickets at linktr.ee/bechdelcast for The Goonies with special guest Sarah Marshall - February 2nd at 7pm PST and Hannah Montana: The ...

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This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Jana Schmieding journey to Fantasia and discuss The Neverending Story!

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January 12, 2023 89 min

In the most Shrekian episode yet, Caitlin and Jamie examine Shrek the Third!

Come see us on tour in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Portland, and Seattle (ever heard of them??) in early 2023!

Details and ticket links are at linktr.ee/bechdelcast.

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January 5, 2023 63 min

In this extremely Q&A episode, Jamie and Caitlin answer some questions from listeners!

Come see us on tour in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Portland, and Seattle (ever heard of them??) in early 2023!

Details and ticket links are at linktr.ee/bechdelcast.

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We're taking a week off, feministly, but also plugging some upcoming events!

Check out https://linktr.ee/bechdelcast for more details!

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The tradition continues with special guest Grace Freud joining Jamie and Caitlin to discuss season one of the Disney+ original series, The Santa Clauses.

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December 16, 2022 4 min

Come see us on tour in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Portland, and Seattle (ever heard of them??) in early 2023!

Details and ticket links are at linktr.ee/bechdelcast.

See you there! 

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December 15, 2022 168 min

This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Ali Nahdee all *see* each other while discussing James Cameron's Avatar (2009).

(This episode contains spoilers)

Here is more information about the four Indigenous women in Winnipeg who have been murdered, and whose remains the police are refusing to search for: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/12/9/daughters-of-murdered-indigenous-woman-push-canada-for-action


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December 8, 2022 82 min

On this episode, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Cerise Castle take a trip to El Camino to chat about El Camino Christmas. Listen to Cerise's podcast, A Tradition of Violence! And grab tickets for our upcoming tour at linktr.ee/bechdelcast 

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December 1, 2022 115 min

This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Karen Han put on their masks and discuss Batman Returns. Meow!

(This episode contains spoilers)

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November 24, 2022 23 min

On this minisode, Caitlin and Jamie express gratitude for no particular reason xoxo


Support Otros Dreams en Acción's crowdfunding campaign, Fight for Hugs, here: https://donorbox.org/fight-for-hugs

Here are some links, resources, etc. for learning more about and supporting Indigenous people and communities.
Download the Native Land app to learn about what Native land you reside on: https://native-land.ca/resources/mobile-app/
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Jamie and Caitlin are right on top of chatting with special guest Amy Nicholson about Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead, Rose.

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November 10, 2022 87 min

This week, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Sam Sanders stick to the script while discussing Sorry to Bother You.

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November 3, 2022 90 min

90s friends Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Bridget Todd make a documentary and chat about Reality Bites.

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October 27, 2022 97 min

Secret witches Caitlin and Jamie take off their wigs and discuss The Witches (1990).

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Super fans Jamie and Caitlin discuss Misery with special guest Ashley Blaine Featherson-Jenkins, host of the podcast Trials To Triumphs!

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October 13, 2022 99 min

Ring Ring! You have seven days to listen to this episode in which Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Joseph Fink discuss The Ring. 

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October 6, 2022 138 min

This week, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Johnnie Jae turn on their Predator vision and chat about Prey.

(This episode contains spoilers)

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September 29, 2022 108 min

On this enchanted episode, Caitlin, Jamie, and special guest Jessica Flores discuss Disney's Encanto.

(This episode contains spoilers)

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Show Notes:

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September 22, 2022 108 min

On this very hot and sweaty episode, Jamie, Caitlin, and special guest Mala Muñoz discuss Real Women Have Curves.

(This episode contains spoilers)

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