Tag Archives: women in film

Splash Part 2 – The Feminine Mistake Podcast Ep 158



This week on the pod we try to puzzle out where exactly Eugene Levy got his PHD in mermaidology. It’s part two of our breakdown of the 80s flick Splash with special guest Fabrae Nicole!


Splash – The Feminine Mistake Podcast Ep 157



Is Alan a creep? Does Madison have a human man kink? What is the “born sexy yesterday” trope? We tackle these questions and many more in part one of our discussion on Splash (1984)! With special guest Fabrae Nicole.


Promising Young Woman Part 2 – The Feminine Mistake Podcast Ep 156




This week on the pod, we conclude our two part discussion on Emerald Fennell’s Promising Young Woman. Could (or should) Cassie have had a happy future with Ryan? Did Cassie go too far? How does this film frame trauma and revenge? We get into it.


Promising Young Woman – The Feminine Mistake Podcast Ep 155



Emerald Fennell’s Promising Young Woman boldly subverts the rape/revenge genre – a  type of film that has been historically dominated by male filmmakers. It also left us truly shooketh. This is a two part discussion, part two will be released in our next episode.


Death Becomes Her Part 2 – The Feminine Mistake Podcast Ep 154



Pass the spray paint, we’re back for part two of our breakdown of Death Becomes Her! This week we worship Isabella Rossellini and explore different ways this movie could have ended. With special guest, Hillary R. Heath.


Death Becomes Her – The Feminine Mistake Podcast Ep 153



Death Becomes Her asks us to look at the boxes we put women over forty in, but does it blame the boxes or the women? Join us this week on the pod as we delight in Meryl Streep and Goldie Hawn’s shotgun blasting, hair tossing, evil-cackling goodness with very special guest, Hillary R. Heath!


Season Five Preview – The Feminine Mistake Podcast Ep 150



Mermaids, Bollywood, or Wonder Woman? Sarah and Nicole sit down to chat about which films they’d like to cover on this upcoming season (our 5th – oh my!) on The Feminine Mistake Podcast.


Happiest Season Part 2 – The Feminine Mistake Podcast Ep 149



Should Abby have forgiven Harper or ended up with Riley? We get into it this week on part two of our discussion on Happiest Season. Plus, we speculate on what type of Hallmark Christmas film we would be cast in! With special guest Julie Jones Ivey.


Happiest Season – The Feminine Mistake Podcast Ep 148



How many shady shenanigans would you put up with to spend the holidays with the person you love? This week on the pod we watched the Hulu holiday romcom Happiest Season written and directed by Clea DuVall! With special guest Julie Jones Ivey.


Clueless Part 2 – The Feminine Mistake Podcast Ep 147



Welcome back to part two of totally bitchin’ chat about the 90stastic film, Clueless! How much of a creep is Elton? Is Cher and Baby Paul Rudd’s relationship hella gross? Is No Doubt real ska or just the hint of ska burps? We get into it. With special guest Vanessa Aranegui!