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Best Paddy Johnston podcasts we could find (updated January 2020)
Best Paddy Johnston podcasts we could find
Updated January 2020
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Big Boys Don't Cry is a podcast in which Paddy Johnston & Rob Gordon watch romantic films, then discuss them.
 
Paddy Johnston, Rob Gordon and Rob Sherman choose a theme, then have one hour to write a short story. When the hour is up, we read the stories out. Follow us on twitter: @paddyjohnston @robert_gordon_ @rob_sherman.
 
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It’s the final episode of the year, so it’s time for a Christmas & New Year classic as we review Trading Places! We also talk about novelty Christmas songs, Festivus, Celebrations (as in the chocolates), and come up with some new features for 2020.By Paddy Johnston & Rob Gordon
 
It’s almost Christmas, which means we’re on our third festive episode this week as we talk about the Netflix teen rom-com LET IT SNOW! We also talk about Uri Geller, Smashing Pumpkins, being horny on main, and a revolutionary new way to play football: the Tour de Foot.By Paddy Johnston & Rob Gordon
 
It wouldn’t be December if we didn’t do an episode about the latest instalment in the Christmas Prince saga! We also discuss the election (boo), potential crossover events for the Netflix Christmas Movie Universe, Rob’s perfect Christmas dinner, and the shocking truth that Baby Yoda is a boomer. SHOWNOTES All Alone on Christmas Congo Sherlock Bones…
 
’Twas the Knight Before Christmas, a bad Netflix film, we talked on this podcast and bore it ill will! We kicked off our festive month this week with a discussion of a bad Netflix romance, Baby Yoda, MySpace, Christmas Jumpers, Tim Curry, and watching the Irishman as Scorsese intended.By Paddy Johnston & Rob Gordon
 
It’s a Zach Braff special this week as we make up for lost time by discussing both his dated cult hit GARDEN STATE and his more recent crowdfunded film WISH I WAS HERE. We also talk hip-opera, Scrubs, fact checking, mumblecore, 2004 in film, and hamsters.By Paddy Johnston & Rob Gordon
 
We’re hoping you haven’t erased our podcast from your memory…but if you have, this week’s episode will bring it all back to you, as we discuss the 2004 classic Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind! We also talk about boomers, Jason Momoa, and Sonic, and come up with an idea for a Black Mirror-style thriller. SHOWNOTES Chill with Bob Ross Dark Tour…
 
They say that Love is Blind…but is it? This week’s film maybe answers that question. Or maybe it doesn’t. We don’t know. We’ve seen this film and we’re confused, even after discussing it on this week’s episode. We also talk about facts and feelings, the future of the Bond franchise, and beanie hats. SHOWNOTES Dead Set And Then There Were None OK Bo…
 
Remember, remember, the 5th of November…gunpowder, treason, and podcasts! This week we discussed V FOR VENDETTA, which put Rob in an angry revolutionary mood. We also discuss Wizzard, sassy brass, Alan Moore, and the special polling date in the December election if you voted leave. SHOWNOTES Last Blockbuster Video in Portland Hiram J. Comicsgate I …
 
It’s our last Halloween episode for 2019, and what better way to finish our run of horror/romance films than with 2004’s THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA? We also argue about prog rock and come up with probably our best movie idea yet: Wizard Cop. SHOWNOTES 52 Times Britain was a Bellend Clipping - All in Your Head Lisa Lougheed - Run With Us Phantom of th…
 
It’s a double bill of romantic horror fun this week, as we talk about Bram Stoker’s Dracula and Sightseers! Rob declares himself to be a Charles Dance hipster, and we also discuss obscure museums. SHOWNOTES Megalopolis The Dark Universe Dracula Untold Garth Marenghi’s Darkplace Snuff Box Barometer World…
 
It’s October, and you know what that means: Halloween Romance! The first romantic horror film for us this year is the goofy, light-hearted comedy Tucker & Dale vs Evil. We discuss the film’s romance on this week’s episode, as well as talking about cabins in the woods, Simply Red, and weak gravy. SHOWNOTES Simply Red - Fairground Final Girl Deep Blu…
 
It’s a double bill of sci-fi romance this week, as we discussed both Blade Runner films, focusing in particular on the romantic elements and the love between humans and replicants. We also discuss gumshoes, our careers as filmmakers, and Rob’s surprising future as a fiction author. SHOWNOTES Sensations Opposite Day Jellystorm Chip and Dale’s Rescue…
 
It’s a trip to New Zealand on this week’s episode, as we discuss the Netflix original Falling Inn Love, a fairly drab attempt at a Hallmark-style romance movie. We also discuss the BBC’s planned streaming service, Scottish sitcoms, and start the inevitable countdown to Christmas romance. SHOWNOTES Falling Inn Love trailer Goats Daft Wee Stories by …
 
On this week’s episode life is sad but also good, as we discuss Spike Jonze’s human-computer romance HER! We also talk about eels, Boris Johnson’s bridge idea, and Rob’s problem with Pixar movies. SHOWNOTES Buddy Holly Sabotage Racist bot Stealing HomeBy Paddy Johnston & Rob Gordon
 
On this week’s episode we discussed the underrated Ben Stiller & Edward Norton film KEEPING THE FAITH, in which they play a rabbi and a priest who end up in a love triangle. Perhaps more importantly, however, we discuss the TV pilot Poochinski, a cop show that sadly never got made. SHOWNOTES Santana ft. Rob Thomas - Smooth Butt Rock Elliott Smith -…
 
What’s your Secret Obsession? Ours is bad Netflix films! This week we talk about the film Secret Obsession, a domestic thriller. We also continue last week’s Star Wars chart, find an excellent list of films with dogs in them, and discuss proroguing. SHOWNOTES Peter Sullivan Poochinski IMDB Dog Films list Santa with Muscles…
 
A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away…they made prequels to Star Wars and one had some romance in it, so this week’s episode is our Star Wars special! We talk about Star Wars in general, but do bring it all back to the scorching romance between Natalie Portman and a young Darth Vader in Episode II. SHOWNOTES Duel of the Fates Boss Nass Midsomm…
 
It’s cult classic time this week, as we talk about the 2002 flop Death to Smoochy, starring Robin Williams, Danny DeVito and Edward Norton. We also discuss the internet of things, Paw Patrol, Elmo’s parents, and a new princess created by Disney’s acquisition of Fox. SHOWNOTES Internet of Shit Home Alone 2 Judge Dredd Paw Patrol is Fascist Stovepipe…
 
This week we discussed a film we both love dearly, the 1993 Super Mario Bros. movie! It may have been a flop, but it has a special place in our hearts. We also discuss feral hogs, Smash Mouth, Neil DegrASS Tyson, and dissect the latest season of Stranger Things (for which there are spoilers from about the hour mark until the end). SHOWNOTES Feral H…
 
This week we talk about the Netflix original film After, a film that makes Twilight look like Citizen Kane. We also discuss squash, Harry Styles, and magic of all kinds. SHOWNOTES The Prestige Mom and Dad Harry Styles - The Chain Inside the Super Mario Bros. MovieBy Paddy Johnston & Rob Gordon
 
On this week’s episode we have fun with Steve Coogan and Paul Rudd as we discuss the film Ideal Home! We also talk about the horrible heatwave, Rutger Hauer’s death, Taco Bell, and the word ‘dude.’ SHOWNOTES Angel Hernandez Goon trailer Taco Chronicles Hamlet 2 trailerBy Paddy Johnston & Rob Gordon
 
This week we discussed the cult eighties dark comedy HEATHERS! We also talked about cannibalism, kippers, Alan Moore’s takedown of comicsgate, and come up with an idea for Tarantino’s final film: Horse Puncher. SHOWNOTES Muppets - Forget You Longpigs - The Sun is Often Out Four Lions Batdance Hudson Hawk Alan Moore’s Takedown of Comicsgate…
 
On this week’s episode we discussed a good film, the Netflix Original ALWAYS BE MY MAYBE! We also chatted about Juggalos, came up with a film proposal for Terry Crews (#TerryStorm) and made a surprising revelation about Winston Churchill. SHOWNOTES Juggalo makeup resists Face ID Shooting Stars I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing (in a minor key) Charity A…
 
It’s a tale as old as time…this week we discuss the modern day Beauty and the Beast adaptation Beastly! We also discuss donkeys, mules, artificial intelligence writing film scripts, and have a proposal for Vin Diesel. SHOWNOTES The Big Sheep Groundskeeper Willie Reddit AIBy Paddy Johnston & Rob Gordon
 
We’re heading back to the nineties this week, as we watched the largely forgotten Cinderella adaptation EVER AFTER! We also discuss original sin, wombat poop, and what Da Vinci would do on Instagram. SHOWNOTES Jon Hamm on Blind Date Waterworld Trailer Trump Drinking Max Hastings on Boris Johnson Rob’s viral tweet…
 
If you had to be transformed into an animal, which animal would you choose? We answer this all-important question on this week’s episode, as we discuss Yorgos Lanthimos’ dystopian romance The Lobster! SHOWNOTES Rob’s pieces on E3 Dr Disrespect kicked out Rob said boo to a gooseBy Paddy Johnston & Rob Gordon
 
On this week’s episode we discuss the 2017 film Gifted, in which maths is cool and Chris Evans is not Captain America. We also discuss current films for once, with Paddy having been to a baby-friendly screening of Aladdin and Rob having seen Rocketman! SHOWNOTES I am so great Sunshine MonaLisa and Jean-Ralphio Rammstein - Sonne…
 
On this week’s episode we discuss the film Ruby Sparks, which leads us into a chat about writing, romantic ideals, and Paul Dano’s lovely face. We also reveal the Prince Charles is a ninja and that Rob is extremely online. SHOWNOTES The Giant Mechanical Man (trailer) Korn - Freak on a Leash Big Boys Don’t Cry - Swiss Army Man…
 
Time to cut loose! On this episode we talk about the 1984 dance classic Footloose, pay tribute to Kevin Bacon, and read some more weird IMDB lists about the year in film. We also predict what will happen in the opening credits of the new Star Wars film. SHOWNOTES Vic and Bob - Footloose/Two Owls Footloose Wedding Dance Disney release schedule Tremo…
 
This week we discuss the 2007 film Knocked Up, in honour of Paddy’s baby! We also talk about the European elections, Rob does some more explaining of Game of Thrones to Paddy, and we discuss meme culture and the internet in early 2000s films. SHOWNOTES Swimfan trailer Big Boys Don’t Bunt - Rookie of the Year Ween - Piss Up a Rope Ginuwine - Pony Mu…
 
The Big Boys are back in town! After a two week break while Paddy became a dad, we’re back and here to discuss the iconic film When Harry Met Sally. We also talk Game of Thrones, The Big Bang Theory, the Sonic Movie, adverts for dogs, and the surprising past of a member of Ace of Base. SHOWNOTES Ween - Ocean Man 61* (trailer) Gay of Thrones Sonic M…
 
On this week’s episode we discuss the 41st best film of 1983, The Man with Two Brains! Join us as we journey down memory lane with Steve Martin, and also look at 1983 in film. SHOWNOTES Foo Fighters - The One Deftones - Back to School Jet Li Jeffrey Combs IMDB - Top Films of 1983By Paddy Johnston & Rob Gordon
 
It’s Baldwin time! On this episode we discuss the joy of Alec Baldwin and Meryl Streep in It’s Complicated. We also make it an Easter special as we discuss Cadbury’s chocolate, religion, and sending personalised Easter eggs to UKIP. SHOWNOTES Large adult sons Chapo Trap House The Adventure ZoneBy Paddy Johnston & Rob Gordon
 
Watch out for the volcano! On this week’s episode we discuss the film Pompeii, which is a cross between Gladiator and Dante’s Peak, with a side of the Horse Whisperer. What more could you want? We also reveal the truth that few acknowledge: that Game of Thrones is a dating show. SHOWNOTES Bastille - Pompeii British person stealing from Pompeii Tim …
 
It’s episode 100! We’ve been doing this nonsense for a century! To celebrate, we watched Prince’s questionable directorial debut Under the Cherry Moon, which truly has to be seen to be believed. SHOWNOTES Stranger Things 3 Wrecka Stow Shadow of the VampireBy Paddy Johnston & Rob Gordon
 
It’s the final countdown! On this week’s episode we talk about the speculative romantic comedy TiMER, in which everyone knows when they’ll meet their soulmate. SHOWNOTES Charlie Brooker - Ten Biggest Cocks in Advertising One Day as a Lion Bandersnatch Warrant - Cherry PieBy Paddy Johnston & Rob Gordon
 
It’s about time we talked about About Time! We continue our journey into the Curtisverse this week, which leads us into a discussion of what we’d do with time travel powers, Bernard’s Watch, and the handsomeness of Eric Bana. SHOWNOTES Bernard’s Watch Prince in New Girl The Queen’s Nose The Demon Headmaster…
 
It’s a return to the Curtisverse this week, as we discuss the 1999 film Notting Hill! We also talk about eBay auctions, Oxo Cube techniques, and sneaking up on badgers. SHOWNOTES Loot magazine Ronan Keating Alan Partridge pierces his foot on a spike 50 Cent’s First PitchBy Paddy Johnston & Rob Gordon
 
On this episode we discuss the last black and white film to win the Oscar for Best Picture: The Apartment! We also discuss reverb on podcasts, the Mensch on the Bench, Shark Tank vs Dragon’s Den, and we make our awards for the best films that we watched in 2018. SHOWNOTES Mr Met Mensch on a Bench King of Mask Singer Dragon’s Den…
 
Dear listeners…this episode is all about the excellent film Dear White People! We also talk about internet discourse, the horrors of climate change, and of course, The Oscars. SHOWNOTES Nintendo Seal of Quality Detective Pikachu - New Trailer The five stages of grief Vera said that?By Paddy Johnston & Rob Gordon
 
No, it’s nothing to do with Spandau Ballet…on this week’s episode we discuss the 2018 Canadian indie film The New Romantic! We also talk about The Independent Group, Riverdale, ethics in games journalism (lol) and overrated films, and reminisce about our days on student media as undergrads. SHOWNOTES Turning Point UK XBOX VP says silly thing Wambul…
 
On this episode we discuss the recently BAFTA-winning film Beast! It’s a good and unsettling film. We also talk about what Ben & Jerry’s is short for, turnips, food after Brexit, and Donald Trump’s ruining of a meme. SHOWNOTES R. White’s - Secret Lemonade Drinker Underdog (trailer) Trump’s bad tweet Pease Pudding Saveloy…
 
What happens when a full moon rises over New York in 1987? Cher wins an Oscar for Best Actress, of course! On this episode we discuss the underrated romantic comedy Moonstruck, starring Cher, Nicolas Cage and podcast favourite Olympia Dukakis. We also have an update on our people’s vote (aside: Prince won, Rob was wrong), talk about Opera a lot, an…
 
Which of us is your favourite, Paddy or Rob? Don’t answer that. Listen to us discussing the very good film The Favourite instead! We also talk about life imitating art, and have an argument about Queen vs Prince (the musical artists). SHOWNOTES Big Miracle Mary Queen of Scots Big Boys Don’t Bunt - Trouble with the Curve Prince’s Daily Mail Album…
 
How much romance is there in a film that features Paul Dano riding Daniel Radcliffe’s farting corpse across the ocean? Listen to this episode to find out! We also talk about how Pokémon got seriously weird, and chat about this year’s Oscar nominations. SHOWNOTES The Pokédex Bad Books - You Wouldn’t Have to Ask Manchester Orchestra - Simple Math Ada…
 
On this episode we talk about Silver Linings Playbook! We also discuss Bros: When the Screaming Stops, Brexit, Paul Dano’s beautiful face, low hanging fruit, negative sponsorship models and myths about creativity. SHOWNOTES Bros: After the Screaming Stops Descriptions of Paul Dano’s faceBy Paddy Johnston & Rob Gordon
 
Do you believe in life after Mamma Mia? Cher certainly does! On this episode we discuss the Mamma Mia sequel, 2 Mamma 2 Mia. We also talk about film series that get better as they go, the Golden Globes, Air Bud, beetroot, and Rob doesn’t care that Meryl Streep’s character is dead. SHOWNOTES Dancing Queen karaoke Clipping Gordon Ramsay - It’s Rotten…
 
Happy New Year! 2019 is off to a flying start for us with a discussion of the very enjoyable Netflix original film Dumplin’. This leads us into a discussion of Dolly Parton, pageants, body types in sports, and which is the best dumpling. We also discuss Mary Poppins Returns, vegan sausage rolls, and ask the all-important question: if you’re doing V…
 
It’s the last episode of the year and the close of the festive season, so what better way to finish the year than with a discussion of a shitpiece? This episode is all about the truly bizarre film Pottersville. We also talk self-driving cars, romancing Bigfoot, meeting Stephen King, and nu-metal band names. SHOWNOTES Pan Men Hoobastank Mushroomhead…
 
***This episode is sponsored by P.T. Barnum*** It’s a wonderful film! For our third of four Christmas films this month we watched the classic It’s A Wonderful Life. We also discuss the prevalent debate about whether or not Die Hard is a Christmas film, Michael Foot’s Donkey Jacket of Death, squirrels, and Fred Claus. SHOWNOTES Hellblade Alan Partri…
 
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