In Love in a Movie
By Benjamin Kruse
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A weekly critique of romantic comedies between Benjamin Kruse and Soon2BeCatLady.
||CleanEpisode 16: When Harry Met Sally…||Harry and Sally are just friends until they have sex. Ben and Cat Lady are just friends…||2/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 15: Over Her Dead Body (2008)||Henry sees a psychic, Ashley, to get over the death of his fiancée, Kate, who is killed by an ice sculpture. Ben and Cat Lady get drunk watching Over Her Dead Body.||10/5/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 14: The Truth About Cats and Dogs (1996)||Abby falls for Brian, but she’s shy, so she has her beautiful neighbor Noelle say she’s Abby instead. Ben and Cat Lady don't recognize each other’s voices watching The Truth About Cats and Dogs.||9/28/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 13: Crazy, Stupid, Love (2008)||Jacob teaches Cal how to get his confidence back in the shadow of divorce. Ben and Cat Lady throw away their white tennis shoes watching Crazy, Stupid, Love.||9/21/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 12: Charade (1963)||Regina’s husband has been murdered for his money, but his money is missing. Will she find the money or will she find love? Ben and Cat Lady drip-dry their suits for the romcom thriller Charade.||9/14/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 11: Knocked Up (2007)||Ben Stone accidentally gets Alison Scott pregnant, so they start dating. For Labor Day, Ben and Cat Lady watch Knocked Up.||9/7/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 10: My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)||Toula is in love with Ian, but he's not Greek. That's a big problem with her big family. Ben and Cat Lady eat roast lamb watching My Big Fat Greek Wedding.||9/2/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 9: The Proposal (2009)||Margaret is getting deported, so she blackmails her assistant, Andrew, to get engaged to her. But will their scheme give Gammy a heart attack? Ben and Cat Lady sip cinnamon soy lattes watching The Proposal.||8/26/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 8: 13 Going on 30 (2004)||Jenna Rink wishes she was thirty, flirty, and thriving. She gets her wish, but can she get her best friend Matt? Ben and Cat Lady dust their dream houses with wishing dust watching 13 Going on 30.||8/20/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7: Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)||Two singers fight over whether you should find a rich man to fall in love with. Ben and Cat Lady prefer brunettes, but Gentlemen Prefer Blondes.||8/13/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6: 27 Dresses (2008)||Jane loves weddings and her boss. Then her sister and a newspaper reporter ruin her life. Ben and Cat Lady schedule a fitting with 27 Dresses.||8/4/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5: Trainwreck (2015)||Amy was taught that monogomy isn’t realistic. But then why is she ready to change her life for Lebron James’ best friend. Ben and Cat Lady prepare their grand romantic gestures for Amy Schumer’s Trainwreck.||7/27/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: Bridget Jones’s Diary (2001)||Bridget Jones is a verbally incontinent spinster who drinks like a fish and smokes like a chimney. And she’s desperate for a man. Ben and Cat Lady struggle to leaf through the pages of Bridget Jones’s Diary.||7/22/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3: The Wedding Singer (1998)||Crooner Robbie Hart wants to grow old with Julia Sullivan, but he needs to win her away from her yuppie fiancé. Ben and Cat Lady travel back to the 1980s to fall in love with The Wedding Singer.||7/17/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 2: Pretty Woman (1990)||Millionaire Edward Lewis is charmed by Vivian Ward, a hooker with a heart of gold (which is a serious medical condition). Ben and Cat Lady make their way to Rodeo Drive to get makeovers with Pretty Woman.||7/8/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1: Sleepless in Seattle (1993)||Roving reporter Annie Reed treks cross-country to stalk widower Sam Baldwin after hearing his sob story on late-night talk radio. Ben and Cat Lady examine the coast-to-coast meet-cute that is Sleepless in Seattle.||6/28/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
I hate romantic comedies but I love this podcast. I only wish film producers would pay as much attention to detail as Ben does.
Miss this Podcast
Dear Ben and Catlady,
PLEASE BRING THIS PODCAST BACK. I miss it so much. It was and is so great.