Pop Culture Case Study

by Pop Culture Case Study

Pop Culture Case Study
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 292
  • Last: 20 Jan 2018
A fantastic podcast which pairs psychology with pop culture (movies, music, books, tv shows, comic books, etc.). Not only the "artistic" pieces of pop culture deserve analysis. Tune in every week for a different take on your favorites! E-mail at dave@popculturecasestudy.com

Episodes (292)

  • Episode 290 - The SIlence of the Lambs and Feminism
    Episode 290 - The SIlence of the Lambs and Feminism
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    Published: 20 Jan 2018 Duration: 01:06:13
    That's right! We are back! Our new schedule starts immediately! This episode, we take a look at horror movies and Oscar winners.  To do that, we found the one movie that threads that particular needle in THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS.  Dave fina... Read more →
    That's right! We are back! Our new schedule starts immediately! This episode, we take a look at horror movies and Oscar winners.  To do that, we found the one movie that threads that particular needle in THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS.  Dave fina... Read more →

  • Pop Culture Case Study - Updates
    Pop Culture Case Study - Updates
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    Published: 14 Jan 2018 Duration: 02:06
    Have you missed me? For the sake of my ego, I'm going to assume you are saying yes right now.  Well this should explain it.  I'm returning soon, I promise!
    Have you missed me? For the sake of my ego, I'm going to assume you are saying yes right now.  Well this should explain it.  I'm returning soon, I promise!

  • Episode 289 - Star Wars The Last Jedi
    Episode 289 - Star Wars The Last Jedi
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    Published: 17 Dec 2017 Duration: 38:34
    For the episode on STAR WARS THE LAST JEDI, Dave invites Jamison, his resident Star Wars expert, back to talk about this movie that seems to divide people.  One of them loves it, and one has his reservations.  Listen in to find out which is... Read more →
    For the episode on STAR WARS THE LAST JEDI, Dave invites Jamison, his resident Star Wars expert, back to talk about this movie that seems to divide people.  One of them loves it, and one has his reservations.  Listen in to find out which is... Read more →

  • Episode 288 - Lady Bird
    Episode 288 - Lady Bird
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    Published: 4 Dec 2017 Duration: 26:11
    Alejandra is back for our Greta Gerwig double feature.  On this episode, she and I talk about LADY BIRD! Listen :)   Check out our Network! Subscribe on iTunes! ----Make sure to rate and review! Subscribe on Stitcher! Subscribe on Google Pl... Read more →
    Alejandra is back for our Greta Gerwig double feature.  On this episode, she and I talk about LADY BIRD! Listen :)   Check out our Network! Subscribe on iTunes! ----Make sure to rate and review! Subscribe on Stitcher! Subscribe on Google Pl... Read more →

  • Episode 287 - Frances Ha and Female Friendship
    Episode 287 - Frances Ha and Female Friendship
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    Published: 30 Nov 2017 Duration: 48:49
    Dave is joined by Alejandra of F This Movie, to talk about the ultimate critical darling, FRANCES HA. They talk female friendship, French New Wave, the hotness of Adam Driver, and the gift that is Greta Gerwig!     Check out our Network! Su... Read more →
    Dave is joined by Alejandra of F This Movie, to talk about the ultimate critical darling, FRANCES HA. They talk female friendship, French New Wave, the hotness of Adam Driver, and the gift that is Greta Gerwig!     Check out our Network! Su... Read more →

  • Episode 286 - The Firm and Idealism
    Episode 286 - The Firm and Idealism
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    Published: 23 Nov 2017 Duration: 49:31
    This time Dave welcomes guest Rob Hunter of Film School Rejects.  They talk about THE FIRM, Tom Cruise, old school thrillers, and the genius of Ed Harris! Take a listen!   Follow Rob on Twitter! Check out Film School Rejects!       Check ou... Read more →
    This time Dave welcomes guest Rob Hunter of Film School Rejects.  They talk about THE FIRM, Tom Cruise, old school thrillers, and the genius of Ed Harris! Take a listen!   Follow Rob on Twitter! Check out Film School Rejects!       Check ou... Read more →

  • Episode 285 - Justice League
    Episode 285 - Justice League
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    Published: 20 Nov 2017 Duration: 25:05
    In this episode, I am joined by BVS superfan Andrew of AB Film Review and Mark as Played.  We briefly discuss if we can judge JUSTICE LEAGUE, the greatness of Ezra Miller and smiling Superman.  Take a listen and tell us what you think!     ... Read more →
    In this episode, I am joined by BVS superfan Andrew of AB Film Review and Mark as Played.  We briefly discuss if we can judge JUSTICE LEAGUE, the greatness of Ezra Miller and smiling Superman.  Take a listen and tell us what you think!     ... Read more →

  • Episode 284 - The Dirty Dozen and Motivation
    Episode 284 - The Dirty Dozen and Motivation
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    Published: 16 Nov 2017 Duration: 43:06
    Jessi Lauren finally gets her wish, a manly movie. While watching THE DIRTY DOZEN, we talk about masculinity, motivation, and her newest dead boyfriend.  All of this to get ready for JUSTICE LEAGUE! Tune in!     Check out our Network! Subsc... Read more →
    Jessi Lauren finally gets her wish, a manly movie. While watching THE DIRTY DOZEN, we talk about masculinity, motivation, and her newest dead boyfriend.  All of this to get ready for JUSTICE LEAGUE! Tune in!     Check out our Network! Subsc... Read more →

  • Episode 283 - Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
    Episode 283 - Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
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    Published: 13 Nov 2017 Duration: 23:38
    Dave and Jairo talk mustaches, mysteries, and Michelle Pfeiffer for the release of MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS!   Check out our Network! Subscribe on iTunes! ----Make sure to rate and review! Subscribe on Stitcher! Subscribe on Google Play
    Dave and Jairo talk mustaches, mysteries, and Michelle Pfeiffer for the release of MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS!   Check out our Network! Subscribe on iTunes! ----Make sure to rate and review! Subscribe on Stitcher! Subscribe on Google Play

  • Episode 282 - Murder on the Orient Express (1974) and Assumptions
    Episode 282 - Murder on the Orient Express (1974) and Assumptions
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    Published: 9 Nov 2017 Duration: 44:31
    Dave is joined by Raychelle Burks of The Curly Hair Mafia to talk about an author he has never read, in Agatha Christie.  They talk Albert Finney, amazing all star casts, mild racism, and assumptions!   Check out our Network! Subscribe on i... Read more →
    Dave is joined by Raychelle Burks of The Curly Hair Mafia to talk about an author he has never read, in Agatha Christie.  They talk Albert Finney, amazing all star casts, mild racism, and assumptions!   Check out our Network! Subscribe on i... Read more →

  • Episode 281 - Thor Ragnarok
    Episode 281 - Thor Ragnarok
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    Published: 6 Nov 2017 Duration: 24:54
    Chris Maynard of Following Films joins us to talk THOR: RAGNAROK! Will this be the Marvel movie to melt his cold heart?  Probably not but listen anyway!!   Check out our Network! Subscribe on iTunes! ----Make sure to rate and review! Subscr... Read more →
    Chris Maynard of Following Films joins us to talk THOR: RAGNAROK! Will this be the Marvel movie to melt his cold heart?  Probably not but listen anyway!!   Check out our Network! Subscribe on iTunes! ----Make sure to rate and review! Subscr... Read more →

  • Episode 280 - John Carter and Persistence
    Episode 280 - John Carter and Persistence
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    Published: 4 Nov 2017 Duration: 44:43
    To get ready for THOR: RAGNAROK, we cover another movie about a hero fighting some green guys.  That's right, JOHN CARTER (from mars).  Dave watches it for the first time and his guest, Diego, persists (get it?) through a second watch! Enjo... Read more →
    To get ready for THOR: RAGNAROK, we cover another movie about a hero fighting some green guys.  That's right, JOHN CARTER (from mars).  Dave watches it for the first time and his guest, Diego, persists (get it?) through a second watch! Enjo... Read more →

  • Episode 279 - Predestination and Purpose
    Episode 279 - Predestination and Purpose
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    Published: 26 Oct 2017 Duration: 47:52
    Andrew from the AB Film Review joins the show to talk about, of course, and Australian film.  This time around we are talking PREDESTINATION! We discuss Sarah Snook, the steadfast performance of Ethan Hawke, and how purpose applies to the f... Read more →
    Andrew from the AB Film Review joins the show to talk about, of course, and Australian film.  This time around we are talking PREDESTINATION! We discuss Sarah Snook, the steadfast performance of Ethan Hawke, and how purpose applies to the f... Read more →

  • Episode 278 - The Snowman
    Episode 278 - The Snowman
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    Published: 22 Oct 2017 Duration: 29:10
    Listen in as we join the cacophony of disappointment in THE SNOWMAN. Guest Diego Crespo from Audiences Everywhere joins us to try to piece together the clues as why it failed!   The Snowman Spoilers: 0:18:11   Follow Diego on Twitter! Follo... Read more →
    Listen in as we join the cacophony of disappointment in THE SNOWMAN. Guest Diego Crespo from Audiences Everywhere joins us to try to piece together the clues as why it failed!   The Snowman Spoilers: 0:18:11   Follow Diego on Twitter! Follo... Read more →

  • Episode 277 - Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy and Paranoia
    Episode 277 - Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy and Paranoia
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    Published: 19 Oct 2017 Duration: 01:02:58
    Mike returns with a quickness to help Dave tackle one of the best movies of the century, in TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY. We take a look at this, along with the theme of paranoia, in order to prepare for this director's next film, THE SNOWMAN!... Read more →
    Mike returns with a quickness to help Dave tackle one of the best movies of the century, in TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY. We take a look at this, along with the theme of paranoia, in order to prepare for this director's next film, THE SNOWMAN!... Read more →

  • Episode 276 - Happy Death Day and Professor Marston and the Wonder Women
    Episode 276 - Happy Death Day and Professor Marston and the Wonder Women
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    Published: 16 Oct 2017 Duration: 47:37
    It's a sad day, folks. This is the last appearance from Britt for quite awhile.  So, instead of movie news, we talk about a movie she loves, PROFESSOR MARSTON AND THE WONDER WOMEN! And as a special treat, we are joined by Michael Denniston ... Read more →
    It's a sad day, folks. This is the last appearance from Britt for quite awhile.  So, instead of movie news, we talk about a movie she loves, PROFESSOR MARSTON AND THE WONDER WOMEN! And as a special treat, we are joined by Michael Denniston ... Read more →

  • Episode 275 -Source Code and Deception
    Episode 275 -Source Code and Deception
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    Published: 12 Oct 2017 Duration: 01:00:55
    We take a look at SOURCE CODE this week. Our connection to the new movie is a bit shaky, but both that and HAPPY DEATH DAY have a time loop built into the plot.  Good enough! We bring on Tyler Heberle of Audiences Everywhere to pick apart D... Read more →
    We take a look at SOURCE CODE this week. Our connection to the new movie is a bit shaky, but both that and HAPPY DEATH DAY have a time loop built into the plot.  Good enough! We bring on Tyler Heberle of Audiences Everywhere to pick apart D... Read more →

  • Episode 274 - Tron Legacy and Connection in a DIgital World
    Episode 274 - Tron Legacy and Connection in a DIgital World
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    Published: 5 Oct 2017 Duration: 01:05:22
    In this episode, Matt from Talk Film Society joins us to talk about one of his favorite movies, TRON LEGACY. We talk about the pros and cons of Garrett Hedlund, special effects, updates, creepy Jeff Bridges! All of this to get ready for BLA... Read more →
    In this episode, Matt from Talk Film Society joins us to talk about one of his favorite movies, TRON LEGACY. We talk about the pros and cons of Garrett Hedlund, special effects, updates, creepy Jeff Bridges! All of this to get ready for BLA... Read more →

  • Episode 273 - Blow and Fatherhood
    Episode 273 - Blow and Fatherhood
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    Published: 28 Sep 2017 Duration: 01:12:21
    In this episode we get ready for AMERICAN MADE with another true life story about the drug trade in BLOW. In a strange twist, the theme of this movie is focused on fatherhood and Dave talks about what it does to the brain! Jairo from True B... Read more →
    In this episode we get ready for AMERICAN MADE with another true life story about the drug trade in BLOW. In a strange twist, the theme of this movie is focused on fatherhood and Dave talks about what it does to the brain! Jairo from True B... Read more →

  • Episode 272 - Kingsman The Golden Circle
    Episode 272 - Kingsman The Golden Circle
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    Published: 25 Sep 2017 Duration: 29:47
    In this episode, we are joined by Jamison of Movie Mojo Monthly! We talk Matthew Vaughn, Kingsman, the greatness of Julianne Moore, and Superman.  Enjoy!   Kingsman Spoilers: 0:18:14   Check out our Network! Subscribe on iTunes! ----Make su... Read more →
    In this episode, we are joined by Jamison of Movie Mojo Monthly! We talk Matthew Vaughn, Kingsman, the greatness of Julianne Moore, and Superman.  Enjoy!   Kingsman Spoilers: 0:18:14   Check out our Network! Subscribe on iTunes! ----Make su... Read more →