Episode 78: Arsenic and Old Lace w/ Leah & Rachel

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Leah and Rachel join Katie and Wesleigh this week for an actual Viewing Party! We watch the 1940s comedy Arsenic and Old Lace and are here. for. it. In this episode, Leah attempts to cleanly quote a rapper, Rachel correctly identifies an alien, we objectify Cary Grant, and attempt to recast this film with all Chrises.

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Meet our Guests, Leah and Rachel!

Leah and Rachel are even more than friends or soul mates: they’re ‘soupies’ — like besties, but with soup. You can find Leah on Instagram as elliebigandfree and Rachel at lilmoz31.

Show Notes

IMDb: Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Rated: Not Rated

Tech N9ne
Parks and Rec: Sex and the City, Bubble Guppies, Beauty and the Beast, The Office, Bachelor in Paradise
Rock Lobsters on Bubble Guppies:

 
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Rock Lobster by B-52s:

Not Sponsored by The Good Place: The Podcast
Jazzy 90s paper cup track suit
Boris Karloff

Recasting Ideas:
Mortimer: Channing Tatum or Ryan Reynolds or Chris Pine
Jonathan: Bill Skarsgård
Dr. Einstein: Rob Schneider
Sisters: Dolly Parton, Betty White, Sally Field, Helen Mirren
Elaine: Emma Stone
Teddy: Jack Black or Chris Pratt
O’Hara the cop: Owen Wilson

Cary Grant over-the-chair gif:

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Shrimp Heaven Now:

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How many tatums?

Wesleigh: 8 Tatums
Katie: 7
Leah: 10 Tatums (for Cary Grant’s beautiful behind)
Rachel: 7 Tatums

Shows/Movies Mentioned

Episode 77: The Majestic

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Viewing Party is back this week with another Jim Carrey movie (much to Katie’s delight) — The Majestic! In this episode, we talk about Dr. Seuss movies, Katie makes up a new saying that we should probably trademark, we reference a 1995 cookie commercial, and there is a lot of giggling for a movie about Hollywood blacklisting during the communist scare of the 50s.

Show Notes

IMDb: The Majestic (2001)
Rotten Tomatoes: 42%
Rated: PG

Parks and Rec: The Good Place, To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before

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Yoga Grinch skit:

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How Many Tatums?

Wesleigh: 6 Tatums
Katie: 5 Tatums + a whole Jim Carrey

Shows/Movies Mentioned

Episode 76: Would You Watch This? - SyFy Edition

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It’s time for the newest installment of Would You Watch This? — the SyFy edition! This week Wesleigh created a playlist of some of the most…interesting movies to have shown on the SyFy Channel. In this episode, we discover an amazing casting choice and text a former guest about it, Katie has a lot of issues with a classic story, and, surprisingly, we get into some real talk about women’s entertainment and guilty pleasures.

Show Notes

Shoutout to podcast Superiority Complex for our theme this month!
Wikipedia of SyFy original movies

1. Beauty and the Beast

3. Lavalantula

4. Sharktapus vs. Pteracuda

5. Age of Dragons

6. Dune

QUESTION: Girls tend to read books that were important to the men in their lives, do men do the same thing?
Redeeming Love by Francine Rivers

7. Children of Dune

SpongeBob Dune joke:

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8. Dead 7

Spaghetti Westerns

Park and Rec: Stay Here

Shows/Movies Mentioned

Episode 75: The Eagle

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We travel back in time to 120 AD to visit Roman Soldier Channing in the next Tatumverse film, The Eagle, which is…not great. We talk a lot about Katie’s tip to see Hamilton instead. In this episode, we hear all about Katie’s birthday shenanigans, Wesleigh recounts the similarities between The Shape of Water and Paddington, and we have a surprise special guest. #MagicMikeByChristmas

Show Notes

IMDb: The Eagle (2011)
Rotten Tomatoes: 39%
Rated: PG-13

Marcella’s
The Palace Theater in Columbus, Ohio
Playhouse Square in Cleveland, Ohio
Burr: Nick Walker
Park and Rec: Paddington and Paddington 2, Bachelor in Paradise, Insatiable

Shape of Water vs. Paddington:

  • creature brought to civilized world

  • Sally Hawkins rescues it

  • villains

  • flooding of the bathroom

  • cleaning ladies pushing a cart

Insatiable “Miss Magic Jesus Pageant” musical number:

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How many tatums?

Wesleigh: 1 Tatums
Katie: 0.5 Tatums

 

Shows/Movies Mentioned

 

Episode 74: Tangled

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It's the last week of Katie's birthday month, and we're wrapping up with the last T movie, Tangled! In this episode, Katie gives her intense birthday week itinerary, we spend a lot of time talking about the Enneagram, and point out a lot of plot holes (but forgive them). #MagicMikebyChristmas

Show Notes

IMDb: Tangled (2010)
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Rated: PG

Katie is a Leo / 7 / ENFP
Wesleigh is a Scorpio / 9 / INFP
Cosmopolitan horoscope
yourtango.com horoscope
AstroPoets on Twitter
Peanut butter cookie recipe
Enneagram Institute
The Enneagram: A Christian Perspective
Sign up for EnneaThought
No Chill Enneagram / Mr. Rogers episode
Mohican tree houses
Flynn Rider: “kid tested, mother approved”
Zachery Levi

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How Many Tatums?

W: 9 Tatums
K: 8 Tatums

 

Shows/Movies Mentioned

  • Won’t You Be My Neighbor?
  • Mean Girls
  • The Good Place
  • Bachelor in Paradise
  • Hamilton
  • Treehouse Masters
  • Frozen
  • Raising Arizona
  • LOTR: The Two Towers
  • The Eagle
  • Dear Evan Hansen

Episode 73: LOTR: The Two Towers

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We’re continuing Katie’s birthday with this year’s LOTR installation! Her cousin Kate joins us again to fangirl over franchise details and ideas for recasting. In this episode, Katie gives us our final Bachelorette update, Wesleigh realizes Wales is probably nothing like she imagines, and there is a special appearance by noisy cat Matilda.

Show Notes

IMDb: LOTR: The Two Towers (2002)
Rotten Tomatoes: 95%
Rated: PG-13

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Meet our guest, Kate!

Kate is Katie's cousin and longtime fellow fangirl of Lord of the Rings. You can follow her on Instagram at @katiemadesthings and on Twitter at @CosmetologyKate

 

Park and Rec: How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, The Good Place
The Good Place Podcast
Armchair Expert with Dax Shepard
Early Riser by Jasper Fforde
Eric Carle
Karl Urban, the guy in every franchise
J. R. R. Tolkien
The Bachelor: Middle Earth
Overdue
Billy Boyd’s band, Beecake

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How Many Tatums?

Wesleigh: 4 Tatums
Katie: 9 Tatums
Kate: 9 Tatums (1 for each fellowship member)

 

Shows/Movies Mentioned

  • Hamilton
  • Mean Girls
  • Mean Girls: The Musical
  • Inception
  • Jurassic Park
  • The Fast and the Furious
  • The Revenant
  • Star Trek
  • Thor: Ragnarok
  • Judge Dredd
  • Spider-Man (2002)
  • Wild Things with Dominic Monahan
  • Stranger Things
  • The Goonies
  • Rudy
  • 24
  • 50 First Dates

 

Episode 72: The Truman Show

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It's Katie's Birthday Month! *throws confetti* We're watching her favorites all through August, starting with The Truman Show, or peak Jim Carrey crush for Katie. In this episode, we reminisce about Mario Kart 64, talk a lot about cats, discover Wesleigh's new favorite YouTube video, and reignite the age-old pineapple on pizza debate.

Show Notes

IMDb: The Truman Show (1998)
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Rated: PG

Pineapple on pizza #propineapple #proNOpineapple
not sponsored by Skyline Chili
Tallulah and her cone of shame:

 
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Fuller House / Kimmy’s pizza sweater:

 
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not sponsored by The Book Loft

Cat tongue for people
Dog in a cone as a martini:

 
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Wesleigh's new fav YouTube video:

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HOW MANY TATUMS?

Wesleigh: 12 Tatums
Katie: 30 Tatums + 10/10 Jim Carreys

 

Shows/Movies Mentioned

Episode 71: Can't Hardly Wait

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We're watching a high school movie with a million 90s actor cameos for this week's Viewing Party pick, Can't Hardly Wait! In this episode, we give an obligatory Lin Manuel update, Wesleigh is weirded out about breakup scrapbooks, we’re concerned about how much silly string is at a high school party, and Katie eats freeze pops.

Show Notes

IMDb: Can’t Hardly Wait (1998)
Rotten Tomatoes: 40%
Rated: PG-13

Zipzicle freeze pop bags
Ethan Embry follows Wesleigh on Twitter
Paul Rudd in Wanderlust scene:

Comedy Bang Bang podcast
Can’t Hardly Wait by The Replacements:

Loveburger t-shirts
Not Your Mom’s Romance Book Club

Shows/Movies Mentioned

  • My Big Fat Greek Wedding
  • Blindspotting
  • His Dark Materials
  • Mary Poppins
  • Wicked
  • Book of Mormon
  • Twilight
  • Six Feet Under
  • Where the Wild Things Are
  • X-Files
  • Wanderlust
  • Hook
  • Mean Girls
  • American Pie
  • The Mentalist
  • The Mist
  • Hidalgo
  • Dharma & Greg
  • The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
  • The Crown
  • Darkest Hour
  • Sabrina the Teenage Witch
  • The Notebook
  • The Fault in Our Stars
  • Blockers