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PopCult Podcast

PopCult Podcast

By Seth Harris
This is a weekly show that looks at film, television, comic books, and popular media.
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On the Count of Three review/The Innocents review
Ariana & Seth review two recent films releases: On the Count of Three and The Innocents. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/popcult_blog/ We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions   on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link       below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
54:35
May 21, 2022
May the 4th, 2022 - The Rise of Skywalker
Ariana & Seth talk about the mess that is The Rise of Skywalker. Happy May the 4th...on the 7th. The Rise of Skywalker blog review If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/popcult_blog/ We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions   on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link       below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
55:45
May 07, 2022
Brand New Cherry Flavor/Pam and Tommy
Ariana  & Seth share their thoughts two recent shows they watched. First up is the paranoid supernatural thriller Brand New Cherry Flavor. Then they spend time going over the compelling comedy-drama Pam and Tommy. Brand New Cherry Flavor If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/popcult_blog/ We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions   on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link       below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
55:48
April 10, 2022
The Godfather Coda/The 1970s Films of Coppola
Ariana  & Seth share their thoughts on Francis Ford Coppola's new cut of The Godfather Part III. Then they reflect on their recent viewing of his four major 70s works. Links to reviews from the blog below. The Godfather The Conversation The Godfather Part II Apocalypse Now If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/popcult_blog/ We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions   on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link       below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
01:08:42
April 03, 2022
What We've Been Reading/Oscar Picks
Ariana & Seth share some book recommendations and discuss a book they both read, Good Neighbors by Sarah Langan. Then, we have some fun making our Oscar picks from this years crop of nominations. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/popcult_blog/ We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions  on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link      below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
01:07:18
March 20, 2022
The Batman/After Yang
The weekend sees two very different films get released. Listen as Ariana & Seth share their thoughts on the dark & noir-ish The Batman as well as the thoughtful sci-fi meditation on grief After Yang. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog The Batman review - http://popcult.blog/2022/03/05/movie-review-the-batman/ After Yang review - http://popcult.blog/2022/03/06/movie-review-after-yang/ Make sure to follow us on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/popcult_blog/ We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link     below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
48:51
March 06, 2022
The Book of Boba Fett/Peacemaker
It's been very fertile ground for movie franchises spinning off into tv shows lately. Ariana & Seth share their thoughts on the recently wrapped up Book of Boba Fett and then Peacemaker. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/popcult_blog/ We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions   on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link     below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
53:46
February 27, 2022
The White Ribbon/Michael Haneke discussion
Ariana & Seth spent the last couple weeks watching some of director Michael Haneke's best work. We start out with a discussion of The White Ribbon, arguably his best. Afterwards, we have a general chat about our favorites from this series and some of themes we noticed connecting his films. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/popcult_blog/ We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions  on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link    below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show. Review of Michael Haneke films - https://popcult.blog/category/michael-haneke/
57:09
February 13, 2022
The White Lotus/Sundance 2022/Peter Weir
Ariana & Seth have a packed show. We start off talking about the HBO Max series The White Lotus. After that, Seth shares the films from Sundance with very positive buzz. Then the show wraps up with a discussion about Australian director Peter Weir. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/popcult_blog/ We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link   below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show. The White Lotus Season 1 review - http://popcult.blog/2022/01/24/tv-review-the-white-lotus-season-1/ Peter Weir film reviews - https://popcult.blog/category/peter-weir/
01:13:09
February 03, 2022
Top 5 Films of 2021/Top 5 Most Anticipated Films of 2022
If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/popcult_blog/ We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link   below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show. Ariana's Favorite Films of 2021 - http://popcult.blog/2021/12/31/arianas-favorite-films-of-2021/ Seth's Favorite Films of 2021 - http://popcult.blog/2021/12/30/seths-favorite-films-of-2021/ Most Anticipated Films of 2022 Part 1 - http://popcult.blog/2022/01/02/my-most-anticipated-films-of-2022-part-one/ Most Anticipated Films of 2022 Part 2 - http://popcult.blog/2022/01/03/my-most-anticipated-movies-of-2022-part-2/
01:20:44
January 15, 2022
Lamb/The Eyes of Tammy Faye
After a brief hiatus, Ariana and Seth are back. In this episode they review two notable films to have been recently released: A24's Lamb and The Eyes of Tammy Faye.   If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog  You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog  Make sure to follow us on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/popcult_blog/ We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions  on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link  below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
45:21
November 07, 2021
PopCult Podcast - October 4th, 2021
Ariana & Seth talk about their big move to the Netherlands, how it's going, and how they're feeling. Then we get into the movies with two reviews: Malignant and The Many Saints of Newark.  If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram. We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions  on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link  below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
01:10:48
October 04, 2021
PopCult Mini - The Sopranos
Get yourself a plate of gabbagool and get comfortable. Ariana & Seth share their thoughts on the Sopranos series in anticipation of The Many Saints of Newark. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram. We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions   on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link   below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
35:13
September 12, 2021
PopCult Mini - Karen review
Ariana & Seth sit down to talk about the newly released thriller(?) Karen. Will you want to speak to the manager of the theater after watching this one? If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram. We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions  on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link  below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
22:15
September 05, 2021
PopCult Mini - Candyman (2021)
Ariana & Seth got to see the new (sequel?) Candyman and share their thoughts on its exploration of gentrification, urban legend, and horror. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram. We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
26:09
August 29, 2021
PopCult Podcast - August 22, 2021
This week Ariana & Seth share their Top 5 Buddy Movies. That's followed by an in-depth conversation about David Lowrey's latest The Green Knight (Spoilers abound). If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram. We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
01:15:59
August 22, 2021
PopCult Mini - TV Round-Up
Seth & Ariana sit down to talk about three new televisions series (American Horror Stories, Ultra City Smiths, Reservation Dogs) and what they think of the handful of episodes that they've seen so far. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram. We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
35:05
August 15, 2021
PopCult Podcast - August 7th, 2021
It's hard to believe we are already more than halfway done with 2021. Ariana & Seth take a look at their Top 5 Anticipated Films for the latter half of 2021. Then they follow it up with a review of James Gunn's The Suicide Squad. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram. We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
01:13:31
August 08, 2021
PopCult Mini - Zola
Adapted from a Twitter thread that caused a sensation in 2015, Zola is the story of a woman embarking on a wild and strange journey because of her new acquaintance Stefani. Seth and Ariana talk about what quickly became their favorite film of 2021...so far. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram. We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
32:53
August 01, 2021
PopCult Podcast - July 25th
Seth & Ariana sit down to talk about their Top 5 Biopics That Should Be Made, sharing who these people were/are and why their stories should be films. Then we dig into the career of M. Night Shyamalan and do a rundown of his films, both great and infamous. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram. We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
01:49:57
July 25, 2021
PopCult Mini - Space Jam: A New Legacy
Ariana & Seth jumped into the Warner Server-verse to see how NBA great Lebron James gathers a team of the best animated ballers to stop the villainous Al G. Rhythm. Good god. Check out our review of Space Jam: A New Legacy. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram. We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
31:23
July 18, 2021
PopCult Podcast - July 11th
Summer is here and that means Ariana & Seth go over their Top 5 Summer movies. Then, in honor of the release of Black Widow, we talk about the Marvel Cinematic Universe: what's come before, where it's headed, and how we feel about the whole thing. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram. We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
02:09:08
July 11, 2021
PopCult Mini - False Positive
Illana Glazer and Justin Theroux are in need of fertility treatment. But will they bring something evil into the world? Ariana & Seth review A24's newest, False Positive. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram. We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
21:36
July 03, 2021
June 27th, 2021
Ariana & Seth take the roles of hypothetical casting directors for our Top 5 Actors/Actresses We Would Never Cast. That's followed by us sharing our thoughts on Barry Jenkin's latest, The Underground Railroad. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram. We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
01:49:18
June 27, 2021
PopCult Podcast - June 13th, 2021
In this episode Ariana & Seth go over their Top 5 Films of 1996. Then we have a spirited review of Disney's Cruella. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog You can visit our website at PopCult Reviews - https://www.popcult.blog Make sure to follow us on Instagram. We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
01:36:36
June 13, 2021
Popcult Podcast - May 30th, 2021
In this last episode for the month of May, Ariana joins me to share our Top 5 Movies from Our Childhoods, review Clifford (1990), and talk about the films of Charles Grodin (RIP). If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
01:33:50
May 30, 2021
PopCult Podcast - May 16th, 2021
In this episode we focus on science fiction. Ariana & I share our Top 5 Science Fiction Movies. Then we talk about Star Trek: The Next Generation and Picard Season 1. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show.
01:44:28
May 16, 2021
PopCult Podcast - April 25th, 2021
This episode we change up the format just a little by bringing on Ariana as a regular in all our segments. We share our Top 5 Underrated Movies and then have a discussion about the controversial new Amazon Prime series Them. We would love to get your feedback on our segments and/or suggestions on how to improve the podcast. Make sure to use the voicemail link below. We might even play your message on an upcoming show. If you would like to support the show & the blog you can do at our Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/popcultblog
01:44:05
April 24, 2021
PopCult Podcast - April 11th, 2021
This episode's sponsor is Anchor, who will help you make your podcasting dreams happen easy & for free. In this episode, I talk briefly about the future of movie theaters in the wake of COVID-19. My wife, Ariana joins us in the studio as we go over our Top 5 Film Adapatations of Books. I go over the highlights of the new DC Infinite Frontier initiative in the comic books.. And Ariana returns to talk about books we've been reading and give some recommendations. We would love to get your comments or feedback which you leave on my blog (http://www.popcult.blog) or on my Anchor podcast page (https://anchor.fm/popcultpod)
02:16:40
April 10, 2021
PopCult Podcast - March 28th, 2021
This is our first real podcast episode. This episode's sponsor is Anchor who will help you make your podcasting dreams happen easy & for free. In this episode, I talk briefly about the absurd pearl-clutching over cancel culture in media at the moment. My lovely & talented wife, Ariana joins us in the studio as we go over our Top 5 Relationship Movies. I review the recently released Justice League Snyder Cut. And Ariana returns to talk about CollegeHumor's Dimension 20 tabletop series and some of our own experiences dabbling in the hobby. We would love to get your comments or feedback which you leave on my blog (http://www.popcult.blog) or on my Anchor podcast page (https://anchor.fm/popcultpod)
01:54:18
March 28, 2021