Along with TV Tropes, we're a podcast about famous tropes in TV, movies, comics, literature and anything else!
TV Tropes is a wiki dedicated to meticulously documenting recurring themes and plot devices across every kind of media. These tropes are each assigned 2011 Reddit meme names, even when it seems wildly inappropriate for the subject material. For example, did you know Schindler’s List has an example of the “Boom, Headshot” trope? Or that Amistad features a “Deadpan Snarker?” And while you probably know Mein Kampf uses the “Nazi Protagonist” trope, you may not have realized the Ku Klux Klan are ...
TV Wars: A New Trope is a weekly podcast where hosts Asha Michelle Wilson and Mabry Williams (with token male Scott Pawley) overanalyze cliches and the shows that use them, along with a special guest, to love, hate, mock, and pick a winner.
Hot nerd on nerd action as hosts Ka1iban and Mikanhana bring you news, reviews and issues from the world of geeky entertainment! Film, TV, music, comics and gaming are our business and Biz. Ness. Is. GOOOD.
Weekly topical discussions from the world of comic books, recorded live on youtube.com/comicpopreturns!
A bromance between two friends where the movies really tie the podcast together.
A Canadian podcasting studio dedicated to bringing you the best and the weirdest in audio entertainment
Join hosts Matt, Tiny, and Mike as they talk about their love of movies and television. Each episode covers a specific topic (be it genre, trope, movie or show) and then ends with a "Potpourri" section where the hosts discuss what they've been watching lately or are looking forward to watching in the future. Past topics include Nickelodeon in the 90s, Notable Movie Theater Experiences, TV One Season Wonders, TV Dads, War Movies, Car Movies, and Teen Coming of Age Movies. The hosts also do oc ...
Welcome to The Screen Age! This podcast is a casual chat-show about everything gaming, T.V. and movies. We discuss some of the major events that happen in these communities throughout the week and give our thoughts and opinions on them, without taking it too seriously. We will also look ahead to some releases coming up and discuss our hopes and reservations about them.
COMMNTD is a podcast hosted by four friends who talk about Asian cinema, tv shows, music, anime, living their lives as 20 somethings & much more.
What If’ers is a podcast about WHAT IF(s)? Could a lightsaber cut through Cap.’s shield? Could you make it as a crew member on the Nostromo? Could you live knowing Rick is after you? Every week Cole and Zach ask these questions and more, only on What If’ers!
A dynamic trio talk pop culture, comics, TV, film and various other topics in (not so) serious ways.
This is a podcast where Tobi, Ziki, Demi and Tolu give an African perspective on the world of comics, video games, TV shows, anime and all things geeky.
This is the Take. It's where you come to understand more about your favorite movies, shows and culture. Our video essays make the story worlds you enter richer and deeper. Think: Endings Explained, Character Studies, Hidden Messages and Symbols Revealed, Actor and Director Profiles, and more. We want to share our love of visual culture with the world. So here's our Take.
We watch a bad movie then talk about it. In case that sounds like every bad movie podcast, remember, we don't watch movies, we watch made-for-TV bad movies. We're just like you really, we just probably watch more television than you do.
A podcast about fictional friends and real feelings. Join three friends—Sarah, Casey and Brittany—as they discuss characters, talk about stories and debate about what makes a good friend. Episodes release biweekly on Wednesdays.
Just A Movie Podcast. Reel Guys. Reel Opinions. Reel Cuts. We're three guys who love to talk all things movies and TV. Join us as we discuss all the latest headlines, dive into debates and new themes every single episode and hit you with some fun facts along the way.
It's been a few months since Alex Ptak and I started our 26 part series on the "Real Life" TV Tropes page, a TV Tropes page that applies tropes to real life for some reason. And this was a very special episode because not only is it the first one of 2022 but I also recorded it while recovering from the hottest COVID variant, the big O, baby! We als…
Don’t Look Up is an eerily accurate echo of how we continue to mine our world for non-renewable resources instead of investing in green energy, even though burning fossil fuels is explicitly causing our downfall.By The Roost
Join Meron as she listens to Tory review the SBS webtoon turned Drama, Our Beloved Summer.By commntd
I know, it's a big word in the title. Sorry. See more at ComicPop on Youtube and help keep the lights on at patreon.com/comicpop!By ComicPop
Check your faces at the door this week as we explore the origins of Moon Knight! Butt fight! Check out the new show on the JET Network, Sailor Noob! http://www.twitter.com/noob_sailor Celebrate guilty pleasure movies with Kal on Craft Disservices! http://www.craftdisservices.com Merge with us on Facebook and Twitter and on our Discord! http://www.f…
Join us for another fly-on-the-wall episode where we talk about misogynist podcasts, religious experiences, our fantasies as children and dreams.By commntd
We’re told to worship (or try to be) the "Pretty Girl," but that pursuit can erode a deeper sense of self. When people see you as the "Pretty Girl" type, they’re really seeing preconceived, culturally entrenched notions of what your beauty represents.By The Roost
You know the ones! See more at ComicPop on Youtube and help keep the lights on at patreon.com/comicpop!By ComicPop
Much of Gossip Girl focuses on Chuck Bass and Blair Waldorf’s endlessly destructive love affair. Why are viewers so compelled by their toxic love, and why does it make so much sense that they end up together?By The Roost
In Tangled, Rapunzel’s mental imprisonment and her desire to take the agency to see the world herself speak generally to how young girls need to free themselves from damaging longstanding cultural myths.By The Roost
In this episode, Mike and I gush over the latest installment in one of our favorite franchises of all time. In non-spoiler and spoiler sections, we discuss all things Scream (2022)! Timestamps Show Start - 00:30 Scream History with the Franchise - 09:38 Scream (2022) Non-Spoiler - 28:02 Scream (2022) Spoiler - 54:47 Closing the Ep – 02:07:53 Pre-Re…
Join us as we briefly recap the SciFi original Netflix Serries Starring Gong Yoo and Bae Doona, The Silent SeaBy commntd
By Conor and Rodrigo
In this episode, I welcome my friend Sam Watermeier (Midwest Film Journal) back to the show to review The Matrix Resurrections! I also share the podcast's and my writing stats for 2021 and countdown my Honorable Mentions. Timestamps Show Start - 00:30 The Matrix History with the Franchise - 09:46 The Matrix Resurrections Non-Spoiler - 23:30 The Mat…
Let's shrink Gotham and mix things up! See more at ComicPop on Youtube and help keep the lights on at patreon.com/comicpop!By ComicPop
Friends' Emily is the Runner-Up Love Interest, a character who serves as a transition to the show's one true pairing. Let's take a look at what we can learn from her side of this story.By The Roost
This week, we strut and fret our two hours on the stage as we review "The Tragedy of Macbeth"! #RIPRonnie Check out the new show on the JET Network, Sailor Noob! http://www.twitter.com/noob_sailor Celebrate guilty pleasure movies with Kal on Craft Disservices! http://www.craftdisservices.com Feast with us on Facebook and Twitter and on our Discord!…
WE are back! thanks for sticking with us over the break. Starting off the new year with our favorite, dramas, clothes, products and momeonts of 2021~By commntd
How much do we want to see the Covid-19 pandemic reflected in our Films and TV shows – should stories be helping us process, or just letting us enjoy a much-needed escape?By The Roost
It's about time Venom fought Spider-Man! See more at ComicPop on Youtube and help keep the lights on at patreon.com/comicpop!By ComicPop
Happy New Year and welcome to The Obsessive Viewer’s 2021 Year in Review episode! It’s our annual episode where Tiny, Mike, and I share our movie viewing stats for the year and our top ten favorite movies lists. So join us as we reflect on another odd pandemic year and hope for a better year in 2022. Timestamps Show Start - 00:36 Stats and Stat Tra…
Many of the labels we still put on women - good girls and bad girls, wifeys and femme fatales – come from Madonna-Whore dichotomy. Here’s how to spot these archetypes on-screen.By The Roost
By Conor and Rodrigo
Is How I Met Your Mother’s Ted Mosby the good guy he claims to be? Or is his romantic journey more self indulgent and sometimes sinister than he claims it is? What if he's the bad guy?By The Roost
We're taking aim at the new TV of 2022 this week as we review "The Book of Boba Fett", "Around the World in 80 Days", and the season 2 premiere of "Euphoria"! The call is coming from INSIDE Amazon! Check out the new show on the JET Network, Sailor Noob! http://www.twitter.com/noob_sailor Celebrate guilty pleasure movies with Kal on Craft Disservice…
Helen is that woman you hate -- but also want to be. What's the problem of the Bridesmaids antagonist? Why is she incapable of getting what she really wants: friends?By The Roost
The Matrix Resurrections is an interrogation of the original film and its legacy, asking whether anything has improved as a result of the Matrix’s message to free your mind, or if the mind-control in our actual world has just gotten worse.By The Roost
Today's "Pick Me Girl" often manifests like the traditional "Good Girl Wifey” who judges single women. She can can even be an antifeminist who disavows women’s rights. But she is truly defined by her lack of time or respect for other women.By The Roost
Janet Jackson's early music tackled the body insecurities she’d dealt with throughout her early life as a child performer. Now, she's taking back control once again with her own 2022 documentary. So let's celebrate her legacy of centering female bodily agency in pop.By The Roost
By Conor and Rodrigo
A priest, a shrink, and Santa Claus walk into a nightclub this week as we slip into the grimy 1995 cyber-thriller "Strange Days"! Only '90s kids have repressed this! Check out the new show on the JET Network, Sailor Noob! http://www.twitter.com/noob_sailor Celebrate guilty pleasure movies with Kal on Craft Disservices! http://www.craftdisservices.c…
The Girlboss Villain is everywhere -- but are these stories about toxic female bosses incisive capitalist critiques, or are they actually kind of misogynistic, suggesting their desire for power is unwomanly or unnatural?By The Roost
Join Meron as she listens to Tory's Chinese drama wrap-up for 2021. Find out what our resident Chinese drama fan had fun watching and what she didn't.By commntd
The less dreamy traits of Grey's Anatomy's Derek Shepherd have been the topic of discussion since the seemingly charming doctor was written out of the show. So what can we learn from his lack of growth?By The Roost
On the season 2 finale, Hawkeye's story seems to be closed... for now. But the show's finales brings an interesting topic that could expose the glaring problems as Marvel Studios goes full speed into their ever-connected universe. Luis’ socials; https://twitter.com/luisjimenezTV / https://www.instagram.com/luisjimeneztv/ OJ’s socials; https://twitt…
Fire up your macerators and get ready to jack on as we upload our review of The Matrix: Resurrections! We still know kung fu! Check out the new show on the JET Network, Sailor Noob! http://www.twitter.com/noob_sailor Celebrate guilty pleasure movies with Kal on Craft Disservices! http://www.craftdisservices.com Jack in with us on Facebook and Twitt…
Classic cinema is rapidly declining in popularity, largely because streaming services prioritize only the newest content. As a result, viewers are actually losing the ability to engage with the language of older movies. So how can we save dying classic cinema?By The Roost
Join us this Christmas as we discuss our favorite holiday music and movies that give us so much joy. Hope you guys have a happy and safe Holiday!By commntd