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Happily Ever Aftermath

Nov 29, 2017

Borrowing liberally from the excellent podcast Your Fave Is Problematic, Diana rages through her pick Can't Hardly Wait (1998). Fortunately, Polina calms her down and gets to the root of movie: did you have a Preston? Were you a Preston? Did you wish you had a Preston?

School's out, and an entire graduating class --...


Nov 15, 2017

Cry little sister, we're getting into Polina's pick The Lost Boys (1987). She found a kindred spirit with the character Star. This being Diana's first time watching the movie with full attention, she was happy the dogs didn't die. After moving to a new town, two brothers discover that the area is a haven for vampires....


Nov 1, 2017

We open the show discussing the results of our Twitter poll about the love triangle in The Hunger Games. Diana willfully the admits her pick Teen Wolf Too (1987) is a terrible movie, but had a nerdy girl she cheered on. (Spoiler alerts are irrelevant if you've seen Teen Wolf.) Replace Michael J. Fox with Jason Bateman,...


Oct 18, 2017

We welcome our first guest Jen to the show and talk about (with spoilers) Newsies (1992). Middle school aged Jen spent every day one summer watching a singing and dancing Christian Bale. She also apologizes to Diana for subjecting her to another musical. Based on the New York City newsboy strike of 1899, it also stars...


Oct 4, 2017

Polina dives into (with spoilers) When Harry Met Sally (1989) and her own friendship turned marriage. Diana shares her irritation about Harry's premise that "Men and women can't be friends."

In 1977, college graduates Harry Burns (Billy Crystal) and Sally Albright (Meg Ryan) share a contentious car ride from Chicago...