Upstairs or downstairs, there’s never a dull moment in Downton Abbey. Did you forget that a Turkish diplomat died in Lady Mary’s bed or that a Russian prince was flirting it up with Maggie Smith? Because we didn’t. We catch up with the Crawley family and recap six seasons of this (as Andrew puts it) “soap opera with accents” so you’re fully prepared for the upcoming film.
They say it’s the golden age of television—but who is going to take home the gold? It’s time for the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards! We may not know whether Game of Thrones can overcome fan disappointment or whether voters love Fleabag as much as Courtenay and Shannon do, but the PCF team will make sure you know about this year’s nominated comedies, dramas, and limited series.
Praise be! Before the release of Margaret Atwood’s highly anticipated sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, Courtenay, Shannon, and Shannon take you on an alarming trip through the dystopian world of Gilead. Catch up on the events of the 1985 novel, plus the first three seasons of the Hulu series. And remember . . . nolite te bastardes carborundorum.
Extra, extra! There was so much news following the D23 convention last week, it couldn’t be recapped in our usual episode format. So here’s a short little refresher on the big Disney news, plus our predictions for the future of the MCU (now that Spiderman’s not in it).
Can you say nostalgia? Great! This week, we’re revisiting some of our favorite childhood cartoons from the titan of kids entertainment: Nickelodeon. So sit down in your list’ning chair and listen to this podcast!
Still haven’t seen Spider-Man: Far From Home? We got you covered with this brief overview of all things Spider-Man, from his comic book origins and various alternate-dimension iterations to his ill-fated TV show and multiple movie adaptations. Basically, we give you everything you need to know before you head to the theater (plus a little extra to help boost your nerd cred).
You’re about to enter another dimension. A dimension not only of sound but of mind. A journey into a wondrous podcast whose boundaries are that of imagination. Next stop, our episode on The Twilight Zone…featuring our friend, Beto!