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12 Days Pod

12 Days Pod

By 12 Days Pod
A Christmas podcast about holiday movies, hosted by a couple, who disagree on what a “typical holiday experience” is, and laugh even more.
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15. It's Christmas in July, Season One Recap
In the fifteenth episode of 12 Days Pod, Dan and Cara discuss the game "Who Me?," agree that Yesmare Before Christmas would be an excellent title for an episode, and share a very special voicemail from Ron Howard.  Friends, we've missed you so much. We hope you love this episode as much as we love our silly podcast. 
33:54
July 23, 2021
14. Last Christmas, I Literally Gave You My Heart
**If you've never seen 2019's Last Christmas - don't let that stop you from listening, you don't need to have seen it to enjoy this episode.  Yes, spoilers abound. No, you should not care. Listen to this episode.** In the fourteenth episode and season finale of 12 Days Pod, Dan and Cara discuss Henry Golding, the origin story of 12 Days Pod, and Cara pitches her very own Christmas song-based movie.
27:37
December 25, 2020
13. The Muppet Christmas Carol is Absolute Perfection
In the thirteenth episode of 12 Days Pod, Cara and Dan are visited by a few very special guests! They also discuss the reincarnation of Jim Henson and the mistreatment of Miss Piggy.
31:26
December 25, 2020
12. The Santa Clause? More Like Parenting Flaws!
In the twelfth episode of 12 Days Pod, Dan and Cara discuss the mystical powers of elves, shocking alternate castings, and Cara's skepticism of the Oscar Meyer Weiner Mobile. 
27:43
December 18, 2020
11. Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, Had a Very Toxic Dad
In the eleventh episode of 12 Days Pod, Cara and Dan discuss the appeal of Yukon Cornelius, how Queen Elizabeth could be embedded into this North Pole adventure, and discuss the programming of their own Reindeer Games.
28:28
December 11, 2020
10. Elf: Big Man, Small Shower
In the tenth episode of 12 Days Pod, Dan and Cara discuss Zooey Deschanel's hair, how New York City is the best part of New York City, and why this movie is for soft boys™
25:49
December 4, 2020
9. Miracle on 34th Street: A Courtroom Musical
In the ninth episode of 12 Days Pod, Cara and Dan discuss the musical adaptation of Miracle on 34th Street, Cara's love for courtroom dramas, and how the marketing team conned everyone. 
27:43
November 27, 2020
8. Love Actually is fine. Love, actually is good.
In the eighth episode of 12 Days Pod, Dan and Cara discuss who their favorite couples are from Love Actually, Cara's distaste for Hugh Grant, and Billy Bob Thornton's fear of antique furniture.
27:42
November 20, 2020
7. Josh Groban's The Polar Express
In the seventh episode of 12 Days Pod, Cara and Dan discuss time travel, Santa's different states of matter, and why this movie is Tom Hanks' one-man-show. 
24:28
November 13, 2020
6. The Holidays are for meet-cutes
In the sixth episode of 12 Days Pod, Dan and Cara tell you all about their own meet-cute,  discuss just how adorable Jack Black is, and recast (and maybe even gender swap) the four leads with actors of color. 
22:50
November 6, 2020
5. What's This? The Nightmare Before Christmas, Bone Daddy
In the fifth and spookiest episode of 12 Days Pod, Cara and Dan discuss why they were too scared to watch The Nightmare Before Christmas before, the overwhelming charisma of the Pumpkin King, and the unparalleled talent of Danny Elfman.
23:23
October 30, 2020
4. How the Grinch Dismantled Capitalism
In the fourth episode of 12 Days Pod, Dan and Cara discuss why this movie is shot at such a strange angle, Cara's appreciation for Ron Howard, and which Hogwarts House the Grinch belongs to.
27:10
October 23, 2020
3. It's A Wonderful Life, sometimes
In the third episode of 12 Days Pod, Cara and Dan discuss the woo-factor of Donna Read, Dan's distrust of angels, and whether or not this is even a Christmas movie at all. 
24:24
October 16, 2020
2. Yule want to watch a different Christmas Story
In the second episode of 12 Days Pod, Dan and Cara discuss the soft glow of electric sex, whether bad Mickey Mouse costumes are copyright infringement, and Jack Nicholson. Yes, Jack Nicholson. 
26:59
October 16, 2020
1. Home Alone not Left the Kid Home Alone
In the premiere episode of 12 Days Pod, Cara and Dan discuss whether Kevin McCallister is the makings of a serial killer, whether Joe Pesci and Danny DeVito are interchangeable, and the love-interest-ability of John Candy.
25:03
October 16, 2020
12 Days Pod - Trailer
Welcome to 12 Days pod! A Christmas podcast about holiday movies, hosted by Cara Zelaya and Dan Takaki, a very-much-in-quarantine couple who disagree on what a “typical holiday experience” is and laugh even more. 
00:60
October 9, 2020