Dead Beat Film Society
By Dead Beat Film Society
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We are the Dead Beat Film Society. Every meeting someone picks an important film. We all watch the film then meet back up to discuss it. Along with a discussion of why the film is important, we analyze the film making, acting, directing, and discuss our personal thoughts and opinions.
||Explicit042 - Pretty in Pink (1986)||But like is she pretty in pink? Join the DBFS as we discuss 80's fashion, new wave music, John Hughes, Molly Ringwald & Andrew McCarthy's accessibility, James Spader's beauty, Duckie's sexual orientation, rich kids vs. poor kids, the...||7/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit041 - Kids (1995)||Live fast, die young! Join the Dead Beat Film Society as we discuss skate culture, the male gaze turned on shirtless boys, AIDS, the tragedy of wayward youth, Chloe Sevigny, Rosario Dawson, the brilliant Harmony Korine, the possibly sketchy 50 year...||6/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit040 - Toy Story (1995)||To infinity and beyond! Join the DBFS as we discuss the legacy of Buzz and Woody, talking toys, kids movies for adults, Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, a brief history of animation, representation, the problems with Pixar, the sequels, the psychological state...||6/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit039 - Frances (1982)||All she wanted was a Pepsi! Join the Dead Beat Film Society as we talk the tragic life of Frances Farmer, lobotomy, mental institutions, female centered films, old Seattle, Kurt Cobain & Courtney Love, strong willed women, alcoholism, the...||5/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean038 - Heavy Metal Parking Lot (1986)||Hell Bent for Leather! Join the DBFS as we reminisce on a bygone era of heavy metal, Judas Priest, big hair, Zebraman, Graham of Dope, 13 year old girlfriends, day drinking, tailgating, heshers, growing up in a subculture, the legend of the bootleg...||5/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit037 - High Fidelity (2000)||Top 5 DBFS podcast episodes to listen to on a rainy Monday! Join the Dead Beat Film Society as we list off our top 5 breakups with John Cusack, Belle & Sebastian, the bestselling Nick Hornby book, Lisa Bonet's tragic outfit, Jack Black can sing,...||4/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit036 - The Hunger Games (2012)||May the odds be ever in your favor! Join the Dead Beat Film Society as we discuss Suzanne Collins best selling young adult novel, feminist hero Katniss Everdeen, damsel in distress Peeta, bonkers costumes, Jennifer Lawrence, Lenny Kravitz, the...||4/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean035 - The Wizard of Oz (1939)||Let's be honest, Kansas sucks! Join the DBFS as we discuss the troubled production of bringing L. Frank Baum to screen, 5 directors, the magic of early special effects, Judy Garland as queer icon, the tragic sadness of her off screen life, somewhere...||4/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean034 - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)||We return to a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away.... Join the Dead Beat Film Society as we discuss the best Star Wars film, the hero's journey of Luke Skywalker, the relationship between Han Solo and Princess Leia, Yoda the Muppet, the "Oh s**t...||3/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit033 - Donnie Darko (2001)||I'm beginning to doubt your dedication to Sparkle Motion! Join the DBFS as we go down the rabbithole talking time travel, chaos theory, alternate universes, giant evil bunnies, Jake Gyllenhaal, 80's new wave, the end of the world, frantic cult fandom,..||3/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit032 - 12 Angry Men (1957)||More like 12 Sweaty Men! Join the Dead Beat Film Society as we get a lesson on the American justice system talking the right way to stab with a switchblade, Henry Fonda, Piglet, presumption of innocence, guilty beyond a reasonable doubt, jury...||2/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit031 - Mean Girls (2004)||We're not a regular podcast, we're a cool podcast! Join the DBFS as we get emotional about high school, the rise and fall of Lindsay Lohan, on Wednesdays we wear pink, Kalteen Bars, a seat at the table, I’m a mouse duh, the connection with gay men,...||2/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit030 - Fargo (1996)||Aw jeez the heck do ya mean?! Join the Dead Beat Film Society as we tackle our first Coen brothers film talking goofy accents, Minnesota Nice, living in cold weather, feminism, toxic masculinity, Francis McDormand, the comedy of Steve Buscemi in a...||1/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean029 - American Psycho (2000)||Die Yuppie Scum! Join the DBFS as we talk about 80's consumerist culture, psychopaths, yuppies, fashion, the unreliable narrator, Huey Lewis & the News, all white people look the same, that business cards scene, and we try to decide: Is this the...||1/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean028 - Jesus Christ Superstar (1973)||Merry Christmas Dead Beats! Join the Dead Beat Film Society as we get a little heretical talking about the history of biblical times, Jesus's wonky eye, his love triangle with Judas and Mary Magdalene, musical vs. opera, hippies, new age religion, the..||12/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit027 - Repo Man (1984)||Up the punks! Join the Dead Beat Film Society as we reminisce about our punk days talking Emilio Estevez, Harry Dean Stanton, nihilism, working class despair, Reaganomics, generic brand food, aliens, flying cars, male bonding, dangly earrings, the...||12/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit026 - The Room (2003)||Oh hai Dead Beats! Join the DBFS as we try really hard to understand Tommy Wiseau, The Disaster Artist, what makes a cult hit, totally normal American expressions, losing control of your art, who Lisa really is, French (or possibly Polish) people and...||11/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit025 - Milk (2008)||We are the Dead Beat Film Society and we want to recruit you! Join the DBFS as we talk about the life and times of Harvey Milk, coming out of the closet, the Castro, Gus Van Sant, Sean Penn, James Franco, LGBT activism, the Twinkie defense, Dan White,..||11/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit024 - The Shining (1980)||Happy Halloween Dead Beats! Join the DBFS as we get lost in a maze of conspiracy theories, Stanley Kubrick's obsessive genius, Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Steven King, Room 237, the genocide of Native Americans, the filming of the moon landing,...||10/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit023 - Blade Runner (1982)||Lemme ask you a question: Why aren't you helping the tortoise? Join the DBFS as we go into the future discussing sci-fi, cyberpunk, Ridley Scott, the Jon Voight-Mein Kampf test, religious allegory, the difference between robots and slaves, sexy...||10/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit023 - Tootsie (1982)||Just like Mrs. Doubtfire but not as funny or compassionate! Join the DBFS as we talk to the ugly girl at the party about drag, mansplaining, Dustin Hoffman's self discovery, soap operas, touching wieners, Terri Garr over Jessica Lange, misleading...||9/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit022 - Young Frankenstein (1974)||We did it all for the Schwanstücker! Join the Dead Beat Film Society for a family affair as we talk parody vs. satire, Gene Wilder, Hans Delbrück, Abby Normal, the undeniable genius of Mel Brooks, Puttin' On the Ritz, the original Frankenstein...||9/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit021 - Star Wars: A New Hope (1977)||The DBFS podcast is one year old! Join the Dead Beat Film Society in celebrating our one year anniversary as we talk space opera, the tinkering babyboomer George Lucas, the hot sounds of lightsabers, changing your art, why Luke Skywalker is a wiener,...||9/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit020 - The Silence of the Lambs (1991)||It puts the podcast in its ears or else it gets the hose again! Join the DBFS as we discuss serial killers, cannibalism, creepy men, terrible impressions, Jodie Foster's southern accent, heavy breathing, goodbye horses, cutting cake like a pie,...||8/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit019 - The Towering Inferno (1974)||Burn, baby! Burn! Dead beat inferno! Join the Dead Beat Film Society as we fight fire with fire talking Steve McQueen, Paul Newman, O.J. Simpson, Faye Dunaway, poor old Fred Astaire, the worst firemen ever, faulty wiring, exploding helicopters,...||8/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit018 - The Endless Summer (1966)||Surf's up dead beats! Join the Dead Beat Film Society as we talk summer fun, surfers in suits, the 1960's, blackface, the politics of surfing, documentary vs. movie, DIY filmmaking, gentrification, The Brotherhood of Eternal Love, the stoke, hanging...||7/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit017 - The Holy Mountain (1973)||Do you even art bro? Join the DBFS for a supersized episode as we get weird with Alejandro Jodorowsky talking the occult, head shaving, lizards with tiny outfits, pilgrim hats and platform shoes, a sex machine (actual machine not the song), tarot...||7/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit016 - Pulp Fiction (1994)||Lemme ask you a question: Hammer, baseball bat, chainsaw, or ninja sword? Join the Dead Beat Film Society as we discuss white people using the N-word, gratuitous violence, Quentin Tarantino's foot fetish, the Royale With Cheese, Ezekiel 25:17, homage,..||6/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit015 - Jaws (1975)||That's some bad hat Harry! Join the crew of the HMS Dead Beat as we dive in to Steven Spielberg's summer blockbuster talking shark attacks, Hitchcock worship, Bruce, Richard Dreyfuss, 70's man legs, Murder She Wrote and Andy Griffith, mob mentality,...||6/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean014 - All the President's Men (1976)||Lemme ask you a question: How long do we have to wait before Donald Trump resigns? Join the DBFS crew as we follow the money talking Woodward and Berstein, paranoia, Nixon, Watergate, impeachment, newspapers, Deep Throat, the handsomeness of Robert...||5/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit013 - Akira (1988)||Emily and Kevin pop their anime cherry! Join the Dead Beat Film Society as a kitana wielding anime expert helps us navigate post apocalyptic Neo-Tokyo talking nuclear bombs, rebelling against the government, teenage biker gangs, manga, the politics of..||5/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit012 - Up In Smoke (1978)||420 Blaze It! Join a pile of non-stoners for a special April the 20th (4/20 for all you narcs) episode as we talk about marijuana, weed, cannabis, grass, pot, dope, wacky tobaccy, ganja, Mary Jane, jazz cabbage, hash, reefer, herb, the devil's...||4/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit011 - A Clockwork Orange (1971)||Bust out your nadsat dictionaries droogs! Join the Dead Beat Film Society as we talk about the meticulous genius of Stanley Kubrick, Anthony Burgess, government control, rape on film, drug milk, morality, interior design, lots of boobs, Beethoven, The..||4/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit010 - Goldfinger (1964)||Lemme ask you a question: Is Goldfinger the same person as Donald Trump? Come celebrate a happy birthday to Double-O Kevin as we talk James Bond, Sean Connery, masculinity & misogyny, testosterone & hairpieces, Pussy Galore, the ol' fake...||3/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit009 - Get Out (2017)||Go see Get Out in theaters now! Join the DBFS as we try to wash the bad taste of the last episode out of our mouth by talking Jordan Peele, hit and runs, freaky sex cults, spoilers, the sunken place, offending white people, spoilers, horror classics,..||3/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit008 - The Birth of a Nation (1915)||A 3-hour silent film about the Ku Klux Klan? Sign me up! Join the Dead Beat Film Society as we suffer through the delusional vision of D.W. Griffith discussing lighthearted topics such as fake news, blackface, carpetbaggers, Lillian Gish, Donald...||2/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit007 - Halloween (1978)||Trick or treat Dead Beats! Join the DBFS crew as we take a stab at John Carpenter's low budget baby full of Hitchcock worship, teen sex, synth soundtracks, the best kind of jumpsuit for day stalking a teenager, samhain, dumb cops, Jamie Lee Curtis,...||2/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit006 - Rocky (1976)||Yo Dead Beats! Don't be a buncha coconuts, this ain't the movie you think it is! Join the Dead Beat Film Society in the red corner as we unpack the story of a buncha losers, discuss Sylvester Stallone's porn career, turtles, ice skating, punching...||11/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit005 - Trainspotting (1996)||Och aye ya punters, dust off yer scottish brogue, it's time to talk about heroin! Join the Dead Beat Film Society as we debate the glamorization of drug use, dead babies, shite toilets and the scatman Danny Boyle's possible (definite) fecal fetish,...||11/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit004 - E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)||Lemme ask you a question: How do you feel about touching dead E.T.'s shriveled frosted raisin body? Join the DBFS crew as we desecrate a classic by talking E.T. the E.T., the urban legend of the Atari 2600 landfill, anal probing flashlight...||10/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit003 - Thelma & Louise (1991)||We're DBFS and we want revolution girl style now! Join the Dead Beat Film Society as we bring down the patriarchy by discussing the legendary Geena Davis and Susan Sarandon, Brad Pitt's nekkid body, the Bechdel Test, the various...||10/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit002 - Vertigo (1958)||Lemme ask you a question: How do you feel about necro-boners and sex Frankensteins? Join the DBFS as we talk about Kim Novak as the icy blonde, Kevin's hatred for Jimmy Stewart, San Francisco, grandpa jokes, our fear of spiders, red and...||9/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean000 - Introduction (2016)||Hey Hey Lemme ask you a question: How do you feel about movies? Calling all the dead beats, this is it! The introductory episode of the DBFS film podcast. Check this out to find out why it's called the Dead Beat Film Society, what kinds of films..||9/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit001 - Dude, Where's My Car? (2000)||Dude! Sweet! Join the Dead Beat Film Society as we talk Stifler and Kelso, the plot of The Hangover, llamas, homoerotic tendencies, bubble wrap jumpsuits, the politics of buddy comedies, and repeat all our favorite jokes from the movie,...||8/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Funny, smart, insightful!
Loving this podcast, super funny and really relatable conversations.
Best movies review pod. Period!
Love the hosts. Smart, funny, do their research. & Interesting guests!
Emily and Kevin are a lot of fun! This podcast is very well produced and discusses some of my favorite films! You won't want to miss an episode as they cover films that everyone has heard of but offer their own unique take on them!