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A laid-back, sweater-themed chat about movies, books, and pop culture featuring JC & Tony.

A laid-back, sweater-themed chat about movies, books, and pop culture featuring JC & Tony.

Location:

Canada

Description:

A laid-back, sweater-themed chat about movies, books, and pop culture featuring JC & Tony.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Threadies: Leap Day Edition

2/29/2020
JC & Tony award the Threadies to the most deserving films and shows of 2019 in the following categories: best fictional character, best music clip, best forgotten movie, best surprise role, best wardrobe, and best pet. They also reveal their lucrative new Arby's marketing campaign.

Duration:00:26:30

Thread Start: The Threadies 2020 Preview

1/29/2020
JC and Tony kick off 2020 with a preview of the second annual Threadies, the official Plot Threads awards recognizing film and television in several user-submitted categories. Refresh your memory of the existing categories, and submit new ones!

Duration:00:10:59

Baby Yoda

12/23/2019
Tony & JC touch on Golden Globes & SAG nominations, Survivor, The Mandalorian's meme-star Baby Yoda, and some highlights from their top 25 films of the decade on the final episode of Plot Threads' second season.

Duration:00:35:49

Joker Jabber with Jen

11/25/2019
JC & Tony bring in resident expert Jen (who has seen the film again since this episode was recorded) to discuss Joker. They also dive into Batman casting news and briefly touch on HBO hits Watchmen and His Dark Materials.

Duration:00:41:23

As Is Our Custom

10/9/2019
JC & Tony answer charges that they don't watch enough movies, discuss Silence of the Lambs, Fresh Air Films, a few upcoming movies and trailers, and the latest Rambo. Tony wants your Halloween costume suggestions!

Duration:00:30:55

Prime Time

9/5/2019
Tony & JC take a half-assed look at what Amazon's offering on Prime TV, including Good Omens, The Boys, Sneaky Pete, American Gods, and more.

Duration:00:37:30

Trailing Behind

8/11/2019
JC and Tony blast through a bunch of teasers and trailers dropped during San Diego Comic Con, including His Dark Materials, Star Trek: Picard, Watchmen, The Witcher, Jojo Rabbit, Terminator: Dark Fate, and Zombieland: Double Tap. Plus there's another Dinner Date with Don!

Duration:00:37:54

Talking Schitt

7/1/2019
JC, Tony, and Jen celebrate Canada Day with some premium Canadian content, including CBC hits Cavendish and Schitt's Creek, Letterkenny, and the resurgence of beloved Canadian Keanu Reeves.

Duration:00:30:07

Chernobyl

6/3/2019
Tony, JC, and Jen highlight HBO's Chernobyl, then spin off into discussions of sweaters, His Dark Materials, and the state of Stephen King adaptations. Plus Dinner Date with Don is back with a brand new product review.

Duration:00:37:23

Wicked Games

5/5/2019
JC & Tony have a spoiler-free discussion of Game of Thrones, Avengers Endgame (and other MCU films), The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, and Free Solo. And for the first time this season, beloved segment Love It or Leave It is back!

Duration:00:34:50

Game of Threads

4/1/2019
Tony, JC, and Berlin chat Russian Doll, Triple Frontier, and more Netflix sundries, bring back One Bad Apple, and catch up on Game of Thrones before Season 8 kicks off.

Duration:00:35:11

The Threadies!

3/3/2019
JC & Tony debut The Threadies, a prestigious new award meant to honour optimism, positivity, and the highest achievements in cinematic surprisingness. There's also a new segment of Dinner Date with Don!

Duration:00:24:36

The Oscar Isaac

1/26/2019
Tony & JC kick off the second season of Plot Threads with a fast-paced rundown of various topics including the Oscars (Isaac and the Academy Awards), the best films of 2018, heaps of books, and the debut of a delicious new segment.

Duration:00:26:46

Chris Mass

12/17/2018
JC, Tony, and a special guest celebrate Chris Mass by taking questions from listeners. Between calls they discuss actors, writers, and directors named Chris. Who's your favourite Chris?

Duration:00:45:49

How to Lose Followers and Alienate Listeners

11/27/2018
Tony & JC chat about Detective Pikachu, Bohemian Rhapsody, Riverdale, Rome, Ultimate Beastmaster, that Joaquin Phoenix Joker movie, and the Zookeeper's Wife, all while being harassed by two "guests" from an inter-dimensional portal...

Duration:00:28:03

The Horrific Episode

10/22/2018
Doubling down for Halloween, JC & Tony welcome TWO special guests to discuss all the horror movies JC is too terrified to watch. Please excuse the scary poltergeist making noise in the studio!

Duration:01:23:36

Christopher Guest

9/23/2018
Tony & JC welcome a very special guest to discuss the memorable highs and embarrassing lows of soundtracks and movie scores, and to gripe about terrible music. There are also new installments of Love It or Leave It and One Bad Apple.

Duration:01:21:17

Number 9

8/19/2018
JC and Tony go back to basics with a free-form chat about the books they've been reading, the Oscars' new Popular Film category, Mission Impossible, A Quiet Place, The Equalizer, Sorry to Bother You, and more.

Duration:01:04:12

Summer Blockbusters

7/19/2018
JC and Tony talk about summer movies, what makes a blockbuster, and some of the big summer films of the past. They also debate the relative merits of Garfield vs. Scooby-Doo, and feature new Love It or Leave It and One Bad Apple segments.

Duration:00:51:50

On Spoilers

6/29/2018
Tony & JC discuss spoilers and what ruins movies for different people, chat about the next Bill & Ted and all things Keanu Reeves, and subject another Levitt labour to Love It or Leave It.

Duration:00:53:47