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Virtually every one of us has had a film experience that altered us in some way, that gave us a passion, a fear, a way of looking at the world. I task my guests with talking about the five movies that have made them, well, them! We'll explore how each movie changed them, while also looking at three other influences, from the broad spectrum of their experience, that made them who they are today.

Virtually every one of us has had a film experience that altered us in some way, that gave us a passion, a fear, a way of looking at the world. I task my guests with talking about the five movies that have made them, well, them! We'll explore how each movie changed them, while also looking at three other influences, from the broad spectrum of their experience, that made them who they are today.

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United States

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Virtually every one of us has had a film experience that altered us in some way, that gave us a passion, a fear, a way of looking at the world. I task my guests with talking about the five movies that have made them, well, them! We'll explore how each movie changed them, while also looking at three other influences, from the broad spectrum of their experience, that made them who they are today.

Language:

English


Episodes

Movies Made Me - Episode 132 - 5th Anniversary & Major Announcement

3/16/2020
Join me as I celebrate 5 years of Movies Made Me with my guests Jake Lloyd (Dragon Wagon Radio), Alexandra Hoey (Me, You, & 30 Other Men), and Rebecca Evans (The Art)! We'll look back at what's made these 5 years great, while we look forward to the future with a MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT. Thank you for being part of making Movies Made Me such an amazing experience for the past 5 years! Have something to say about the announcement in this episode? Want to share a comment or ask me a question?...

Duration:01:57:41

Movies Made Me - Episode 131 - David Pasquesi

3/2/2020
David Pasquesi, actor best known for his roles as Blaise St. John on Lodge 49 (now available on Hulu) and Andrew Meyer on HBO's Veep, sat down with me to talk about the movies that made him who he is today. Join us, as we discuss witty banter, Buster Keaton tangents, honorable mentions, and eggplant forces. Have something to say about David's influential movies? Want to share a comment or ask me a question? It's easy to reach me! Just visit the Contact Us page to send me a message, or you...

Duration:01:35:31

Movies Made Me - Episode 130 - Cody The Creative

2/17/2020
Cody The Creative, artist of landscapes, pennies, shoes and clothing, sat down with me to talk about the movies that made him the creative he is today. Join us, as we discuss ego-sized boxes, Shotgun Joe, going off the deep end, and dialogue even an idiot can love. Have something to say about Cody's influential movies? Want to share a comment or ask me a question? It's easy to reach me! Just visit the Contact Us page to send me a message, or you can email directly at...

Duration:01:50:30

Movies Made Me - Episode 129 - Casey Merkling

2/3/2020
Casey Merkling, Founding Teacher of Yoga Squared in Tustin, CA sat down with me to chat about the movies that made her the unique woman she is today. Join us, as we discuss shouting from the rooftops, leaning into the red, allowing the sky to clear, and the Rolodex of Seinfeld. Have something to say about Casey's influential movies? Want to share a comment or ask me a question? It's easy to reach me! Just visit the Contact Us page to send me a message, or you can email directly at...

Duration:01:41:17

Movies Made Me - Episode 128 - Sam Sawyer

1/20/2020
Sam Sawyer, artist and creator of the upcoming animated show S.A.L.E.M., joined me to talk about the movies that made her the creative woman she is today. Join us, as we discuss religious treasures, creepy bunnies doing awful stuff, making it beautiful, and Pong life. Have something to say about Sam's influential movies? Want to share a comment or ask me a question? It's easy to reach me! Just visit the Contact Us page to send me a message, or you can email directly at...

Duration:01:12:11

Movies Made Me - Episode 127 - Hannah Foster-Ojeda

1/6/2020
Hannah Foster-Ojeda, high school student and my co-worker for the Halloween season, sat down with me so we could get to know each other a little better through the movies that made her the bright young woman she is already at this early stage of her life. Join us, as we discuss the Tim Allen horror show, clowns and friendship, ruining popular things, and beautiful trauma. Have something to say about Hannah's influential movies? Want to share a comment or ask me a question? It's easy to...

Duration:02:01:09

Movies Made Me - Episode 126 - Holiday Special

12/23/2019
It's the holiday season and I thought it would be fun to hear about the movies that put us in the spirit! I invited listeners to call in and tell me about a movie that means the holidays to them, whether it's Christmas, Hanukkah, New Year's Eve, or any other winter-time holiday. I've assembled all the responses into a short, fun episode that's perfect to listen to between your holiday celebrations. You'll hear from: Diana Rojek-Skonnord of Happily Ever Aftermath Ginger...

Duration:00:40:01

Movies Made Me - Episode 125 - Craig Duffy

12/9/2019
Craig Duffy, Assistant Store Manager with See's Candies and film blogger recently sat down with me to chat about the movies that made him who he is today. Join us, as we discuss wobbly moments, how to love a director when you can't see his movies, the bipolar express, and good deals in sad times. Have something to say about Craigs's influential movies? Want to share a comment or ask me a question? It's easy to reach me! Just visit the Contact Us page to send me a message, or you can email...

Duration:01:42:21

Movies Made Me - Episode 124 - 'Becca'lise Deveaux

11/25/2019
'Becca'lise Deveaux, toddler teacher, mom, and film blogger, sat down with me on a rainy evening to chat about the movies that made her who she is today. Join us, as we discuss huge appetites, popcorn for breakfast, rooting for the jazz combo, and grinding mummies. Have something to say about 'Becca'lise's influential movies? Want to share a comment or ask me a question? It's easy to reach me! Just visit the Contact Us page to send me a message, or you can email directly at...

Duration:01:43:05

Movies Made Me - Episode 123 - Laser Malena-Webber

11/11/2019
Laser Malena-Webber, half of The Doubleclicks nerd-folk band and author of Crowdfunding for Musicians, recently sat down with me to talk about the movies that made them who they are. Join us, as we discuss musical misandry, falling in love the third time, practical chainmail, and really specific weird stuff. Have something to say about Laser's influential movies? Want to share a comment or ask me a question? It's easy to reach me! Just visit the Contact Us page to send me a message, or...

Duration:01:24:28

Movies Made Me - Episode 122 - Los Angeles Comic Con

10/28/2019
Los Angeles Comic Con is the expansive and fun final cap to each Southern California con year. This is the first time I've recorded at the event, so I spent some time talking with a handful of amazing artists, all of whom are creating wonderfully unique work. I asked each creator to share one movie that influenced them to be who they are and got some interesting answers I think you'll enjoy! Please be sure to visit the websites and social media for each of my guests, follow them, and buy...

Duration:01:16:11

Movies Made Me - Episode 121- Donna Canez

10/14/2019
Donna Cañez, Manager of Randy's Donuts (she recently switched from Hollywood & Highland to the West Covina location), sat down with me to talk about the movies that made her who she is today. Join us, as we discuss ignoring the personal, baseball caps and VHS, everybody's Han Solo, and background images. Have something to say about Donna's influential movies? Want to share a comment or ask me a question? It's easy to reach me! Just visit the Contact Us page to send me a message, or you...

Duration:01:55:15

Movies Made Me - Episode 120 - Emily Schmemily

9/30/2019
Emily Schmemily, host of Dunston Checks Min and Go Go Godzilla on the Benview Network, sits down with me to talk about the movies that made her who she is today. Join us, as we talk about super cool anti-capitalism, cryptid love, teenage hitchhikers, and seeing through books. Have something to say about Emily's influential movies? Want to share a comment or ask me a question? It's easy to reach me! Just visit the Contact Us page to send me a message, or you can email directly at...

Duration:01:28:40

Movies Made Me - Episode 119 - Rebecca Evans

9/16/2019
Rebecca Evans, host of The Art, on which she interviews creatives about the art with which they live their lives, sits down with me to talk about the movies that made her who she is today. Join us, as we talk about the icky and the not-so-bad, creative benchmarks, making fun of Florida, and snapping strings. Have something to say about Rebecca's influential movies? Want to share a comment or ask me a question? It's easy to reach me! Just visit the Contact Us page to send me a message, or...

Duration:01:57:27

Movies Made Me - Episode 118 - Danelle Garrison

9/2/2019
Danelle Garrison, Volunteer and Education Program Manager at Heritage Square Museum, sat down with me to discuss the movies that made her who she is. Join us, as we chat about Pokemon and foot sounds, getting dressed, peak pretension, and roundtable roasts. Have something to say about Danelle's influential movies? Want to share a comment or ask me a question? It's easy to reach me! Just visit the Contact Us page to send me a message, or you can email directly at...

Duration:01:46:42

Movies Made Me - Episode 117 - Valerie Douroux-Schultz

8/19/2019
Valerie Douroux-Schultz, Location Scout/Manager and co-founder of Concise Focus Content, recently sat down with me to share the movies that made her who she is today. Join us, as we discuss talking with the walrus, a bowl full of dinosaurs, beautiful ducks, and Mormon skateboarders. Have something to say about Valerie's influential movies? Want to share a comment or ask me a question? It's easy to reach me! Just visit the Contact Us page to send me a message, or you can email directly at...

Duration:01:50:14

Movies Made Me - Episode 116 - Comic Con International: San Diego

8/2/2019
Comic Con International: San Diego was its usual raucous and wonderful self this year. Although I was only able to attend one day this time, I made sure to spend a good portion of it recording with creators throughout Artists Alley. Each one shared a movie that influenced them to be who they are. Please be sure to visit the websites and social media for each of my guests, follow them, and buy some of their work! My thanks to all the artists and creators who took time out of their Con day to...

Duration:01:52:01

Movies Made Me - Episode 115 - Ryan Pigg

7/22/2019
Ryan Pigg, Co-Executive Producer of Historical Roasts on Netflix, co-creator of Historical Roast and Fictional Roast live shows, and writer/actor with The Burbs Sketch Comedy and Barbershop Improv, sat down with me to talk about the movies that made him. Join us, as we discuss Benny and the Marx, Gandork, building palaces, and Hamiltoons. Have something to say about Ryan's influential movies? Want to share a comment or ask me a question? It's easy to reach me! Just visit the Contact Us...

Duration:01:55:08

Movies Made Me - Episode 114 - Alexandra Taylor

7/8/2019
Alexandra Taylor, writer and office production assistant, sat down with me for a humorous talk about the movies that made her who she is today. Join us, as we discuss old-timey talk, the twee and the quaint, Christmas crack, and TV glue. Have something to say about Alexandra's influential movies? Want to share a comment or ask me a question? It's easy to reach me! Just visit the Contact Us page to send me a message, or you can email directly at moviesmademepod@gmail.com. Be sure you...

Duration:01:56:56

Movies Made Me - Episode 113 - Sarah Oliver

6/24/2019
Sarah Oliver, Host of Mythunderstood and actor/writer/director of short films, sat down with me to discuss the movies that made her who she is today. Join us, as we talk about practical creepiness, Lin-Manuel Andrews, architectural archeologists, and nerdy travel. Have something to say about Sarah's influential movies? Want to share a comment or ask me a question? It's easy to reach me! Just visit the Contact Us page to send me a message, or you can email directly at...

Duration:01:18:37