Bad Romance Podcast

by Jourdain Searles and Bronwyn Isaac

Bad Romance Podcast
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 30
  • Last: 5 Mar 2018
Comedians Jourdain Searles and Bronwyn Isaac skewer Hollywood's worst romantic films.

Episodes (30)

  • Episode 30: Autumn in New York
    Episode 30: Autumn in New York
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    Published: 5 Mar 2018 Duration: 40:42
    This week we decided to dip our toe into bad melodrama with 2000's Autumn in New York. It's the classic tale of a patronizing middle-aged man dating a terminally ill 22-year-old young woman who is most definitely too good for him. Someone i... Read more →
    This week we decided to dip our toe into bad melodrama with 2000's Autumn in New York. It's the classic tale of a patronizing middle-aged man dating a terminally ill 22-year-old young woman who is most definitely too good for him. Someone i... Read more →

  • Episode 29: He's Just Not That Into You
    Episode 29: He's Just Not That Into You
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    Published: 27 Feb 2018 Duration: 51:54
    We're just not that into this movie. Fun Fact: The moment we finished recording, I actually did throw up. The only good thing about 2009's evil demonic egg that is He's Just Not That Into You is that Ben Affleck and Jennifer Aniston are goo... Read more →
    We're just not that into this movie. Fun Fact: The moment we finished recording, I actually did throw up. The only good thing about 2009's evil demonic egg that is He's Just Not That Into You is that Ben Affleck and Jennifer Aniston are goo... Read more →

  • Episode 28: Playing It Cool
    Episode 28: Playing It Cool
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    Published: 20 Feb 2018 Duration: 49:15
    This week we watched 2015's Playing It Cool aka The Marvel Off-Time Hangout Movie. Captain America has to write a romcom script for The Falcon. Cap is in love with a woman, but she's engaged to Mr. Fantastic. Caps best friend in this univer... Read more →
    This week we watched 2015's Playing It Cool aka The Marvel Off-Time Hangout Movie. Captain America has to write a romcom script for The Falcon. Cap is in love with a woman, but she's engaged to Mr. Fantastic. Caps best friend in this univer... Read more →

  • Episode 27: Something Borrowed
    Episode 27: Something Borrowed
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    Published: 14 Feb 2018 Duration: 56:14
    Just in time for the most upsetting holiday of the year, Bronwyn and Jourdain decided to tackle their most-requested film: 2011's Something Borrowed. It's a romcom that hinges on the idea that blonde women oppress brunette women and that it... Read more →
    Just in time for the most upsetting holiday of the year, Bronwyn and Jourdain decided to tackle their most-requested film: 2011's Something Borrowed. It's a romcom that hinges on the idea that blonde women oppress brunette women and that it... Read more →

  • Episode 26: Whiskey Tango Foxtrot
    Episode 26: Whiskey Tango Foxtrot
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    Published: 5 Feb 2018 Duration: 01:04:42
    This week we yelled about 2016's Whiskey Tango Foxtrot. Joined again by Kyle Kallgren, we looked into Tina Fey's most misbegotten starring vehicle to date. A film all about how war is hot and sexy and fun and everyone is white. It's all abo... Read more →
    This week we yelled about 2016's Whiskey Tango Foxtrot. Joined again by Kyle Kallgren, we looked into Tina Fey's most misbegotten starring vehicle to date. A film all about how war is hot and sexy and fun and everyone is white. It's all abo... Read more →

  • Episode 25: Bride Wars
    Episode 25: Bride Wars
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    Published: 29 Jan 2018 Duration: 01:04:24
    This week, it's a weird case. We took a deep dive into 2009's Bride Wars and how it's bad... but not as bad as everyone says it is. We still don't think anyone should watch it, but there's more here than we thought. We also spend the end of... Read more →
    This week, it's a weird case. We took a deep dive into 2009's Bride Wars and how it's bad... but not as bad as everyone says it is. We still don't think anyone should watch it, but there's more here than we thought. We also spend the end of... Read more →

  • Episode 24: The Layover
    Episode 24: The Layover
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    Published: 22 Jan 2018 Duration: 36:22
    I think this is our shortest episode? Makes sense, considering that William H. Macy's The Layover is possibly the worst film we've ever discussed on the show. It's boring, uninspired, sexist, badly-written, racist and yet somehow came out i... Read more →
    I think this is our shortest episode? Makes sense, considering that William H. Macy's The Layover is possibly the worst film we've ever discussed on the show. It's boring, uninspired, sexist, badly-written, racist and yet somehow came out i... Read more →

  • GOOD ROMANCE: The Big Sick
    GOOD ROMANCE: The Big Sick
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    Published: 15 Jan 2018 Duration: 42:51
    We decided to kick off 2018 by doing a good romance for once! This week we gushed about 2017's The Big Sick, a great romcom made by one of the cutest married couples in the entire world. If you haven't seen it yet, go watch and watch your h... Read more →
    We decided to kick off 2018 by doing a good romance for once! This week we gushed about 2017's The Big Sick, a great romcom made by one of the cutest married couples in the entire world. If you haven't seen it yet, go watch and watch your h... Read more →

  • Episode 22: The Santa Clause 2
    Episode 22: The Santa Clause 2
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    Published: 30 Dec 2017 Duration: 56:30
    Tis the season for Jourdain and Kyle to discuss the creepy holiday romcom The Santa Clause 2.  It's the wackiest take on The Taming of the Shrew ever put to film. Santa Clause dates a serious adult woman by... treating her like a child. Gre... Read more →
    Tis the season for Jourdain and Kyle to discuss the creepy holiday romcom The Santa Clause 2.  It's the wackiest take on The Taming of the Shrew ever put to film. Santa Clause dates a serious adult woman by... treating her like a child. Gre... Read more →

  • Episode 21: Sweet Home Alabama
    Episode 21: Sweet Home Alabama
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    Published: 18 Dec 2017 Duration: 01:04:18
    This week we revisited an old favorite that didn't age well. It's 2002's Sweet Home Alabama, a romantic comedy that is obsessed with the Confederacy and explosives. Watch Reese Witherspoon out her gay friend from high school, lie about her ... Read more →
    This week we revisited an old favorite that didn't age well. It's 2002's Sweet Home Alabama, a romantic comedy that is obsessed with the Confederacy and explosives. Watch Reese Witherspoon out her gay friend from high school, lie about her ... Read more →

  • Episode 20: This is 40
    Episode 20: This is 40
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    Published: 12 Dec 2017 Duration: 01:04:24
    Jourdain and Bronwyn are joined this week by Kyle Kallgren (Brows Held High) and together they try to deal with the trauma of having to sit through Judd Apatow's bloated and bitter magnum opus: This is 40. It's an auteur nightmare. The brat... Read more →
    Jourdain and Bronwyn are joined this week by Kyle Kallgren (Brows Held High) and together they try to deal with the trauma of having to sit through Judd Apatow's bloated and bitter magnum opus: This is 40. It's an auteur nightmare. The brat... Read more →

  • Episode 19: The Decoy Bride
    Episode 19: The Decoy Bride
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    Published: 1 Dec 2017 Duration: 48:26
    This week Bronwyn and Jourdain investigate the curious case of 2011's The Decoy Bride, a film with great actors that's so baffling bad that we're surprised it even exists. Kelly Macdonald and David Tennant have no chemistry. Alice Eve is un... Read more →
    This week Bronwyn and Jourdain investigate the curious case of 2011's The Decoy Bride, a film with great actors that's so baffling bad that we're surprised it even exists. Kelly Macdonald and David Tennant have no chemistry. Alice Eve is un... Read more →

  • Episode 18: She's All That
    Episode 18: She's All That
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    Published: 20 Nov 2017 Duration: 01:01:16
    Jourdain and Bronwyn welcome comedian Lillian DeVane (@lilliandevane on Twitter) to show to discuss the 1999 classic She's All That. We discuss 90s hotness, Lil' Kim, whether or not Usher was added in post and we also laugh so hard we shake... Read more →
    Jourdain and Bronwyn welcome comedian Lillian DeVane (@lilliandevane on Twitter) to show to discuss the 1999 classic She's All That. We discuss 90s hotness, Lil' Kim, whether or not Usher was added in post and we also laugh so hard we shake... Read more →

  • Episode 17: Beastly
    Episode 17: Beastly
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    Published: 13 Nov 2017 Duration: 43:23
    Kyle Kallgren (Brows Held High) returns fo ar riff-happy episode on 2011's Beastly. It's Beauty in the Beast... except really bad and boring! The leads have no chemistry. Our protagonist looks like an undercooked roll covered in tattoos. Bu... Read more →
    Kyle Kallgren (Brows Held High) returns fo ar riff-happy episode on 2011's Beastly. It's Beauty in the Beast... except really bad and boring! The leads have no chemistry. Our protagonist looks like an undercooked roll covered in tattoos. Bu... Read more →

  • Episode 16: The Mountain Between Us
    Episode 16: The Mountain Between Us
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    Published: 7 Nov 2017 Duration: 45:02
    This week went to an actual movie theater and saw a movie that is totally playing! There was barely anyone in the theater! It was weird! The old couples in the theater with us seemed to have a great time, though. 2017's The Mountain Between... Read more →
    This week went to an actual movie theater and saw a movie that is totally playing! There was barely anyone in the theater! It was weird! The old couples in the theater with us seemed to have a great time, though. 2017's The Mountain Between... Read more →

  • Episode 15: Little Black Book
    Episode 15: Little Black Book
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    Published: 2 Nov 2017 Duration: 51:32
    This week Bronwyn and Jourdain have a difference of opinion! Conflict! The movie is 2004's Little Black Book starring the late-great Brittany Murphy. She manages to charm her way through a truly nonsense plot with an unearned Carly Simon so... Read more →
    This week Bronwyn and Jourdain have a difference of opinion! Conflict! The movie is 2004's Little Black Book starring the late-great Brittany Murphy. She manages to charm her way through a truly nonsense plot with an unearned Carly Simon so... Read more →

  • Episode 14: Made of Honor
    Episode 14: Made of Honor
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    Published: 23 Oct 2017 Duration: 01:08:38
    This week Bronwyn is back! We sat down to dissect 2008's Made of Honor. If you wanted to watch a movie where Sydney Pollack insults Humphrey Bogart, you're in luck. If you wanted to watch a movie where women are portrayed as rational people... Read more →
    This week Bronwyn is back! We sat down to dissect 2008's Made of Honor. If you wanted to watch a movie where Sydney Pollack insults Humphrey Bogart, you're in luck. If you wanted to watch a movie where women are portrayed as rational people... Read more →

  • Bonus: My Boyfriend's Back (with Kyle Kallgren)
    Bonus: My Boyfriend's Back (with Kyle Kallgren)
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    Published: 17 Oct 2017 Duration: 37:59
    (This a shorter episode and the sound is a little wonky at the end. An echo shows up out of nowhere during the last 3 minutes. Sorry about that! That's why it's a bonus!) This week, Bronwyn had to take a week off so Jourdain recruits Brows ... Read more →
    (This a shorter episode and the sound is a little wonky at the end. An echo shows up out of nowhere during the last 3 minutes. Sorry about that! That's why it's a bonus!) This week, Bronwyn had to take a week off so Jourdain recruits Brows ... Read more →

  • Episode 12: Sex and the City 2
    Episode 12: Sex and the City 2
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    Published: 10 Oct 2017 Duration: 01:16:52
    This week we dug into 2010's Sex and the City 2. It should be called Loud, White and Wrong The Movie. The characters are unrecognizable. The obsession with wealth is gross. The plot is pointless. It makes the first movie look good. (Props t... Read more →
    This week we dug into 2010's Sex and the City 2. It should be called Loud, White and Wrong The Movie. The characters are unrecognizable. The obsession with wealth is gross. The plot is pointless. It makes the first movie look good. (Props t... Read more →

  • Episode 11: Sex and the City (The Movie)
    Episode 11: Sex and the City (The Movie)
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    Published: 2 Oct 2017 Duration: 01:12:44
    Two Sex and the City fans... two terrible movies. We begin our dive into the trash with 2008's Sex and the City: The Movie. Some of the crimes the films commits against us: Making us sympathize with Mr. Big. Making us dislike Carrie. Making... Read more →
    Two Sex and the City fans... two terrible movies. We begin our dive into the trash with 2008's Sex and the City: The Movie. Some of the crimes the films commits against us: Making us sympathize with Mr. Big. Making us dislike Carrie. Making... Read more →

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