Shocked & Applaud

Shocked & Applaud

Shocked and Applaud is a Podcast devoted to an in-depth scene-by-scene analysis (spoilers) of some of the strangest film that is worth a double take. With hosts Naomi McQuade and Lydia Malcolm, co-hosted and produced by Jen McQuade. Movie facts and artwork by Sean Hall.

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Recent Episodes

September 27, 2022

Manbaby Part 3: A Very, Very, Very, Wide Berth

It's time to finish our review, and boy, did we deliver! Let's milk this momma. We'll finish our plot walkthrough, and give you all four of our own personal shocked and applaudable moments. PS, Applauder: We love you more tha...

September 20, 2022

Manbaby Part 2: Farce Fetal Fakers And The Women Who Love Them

Dana's mom attempts to set her up with Doctor Douchebag, aka Michael Carmichael. We learn how Sal's ball-less Baba got his riches. Sal and Circe make a potion and a plan, to revert Sal to the cognitive equivalent of a baby, t...

September 13, 2022

Manbaby Part 1: The Man That Mocks the Cradle

What in the womb have we got ourselves into? Jen, Naomi and Sean (of Sean Facts fame) were invited to the global premiere of this quirky independent farcical comedy by creator and director Tim Lightell. And with Lydia out tha...

August 23, 2022

A Wish For Wings That Work Part 3: Bill is the Best

Get ready for the last 45 minutes of our review of this 30 minute animated featurette. Plus, our shocked and applaudable moments! Santa is stranded, and those a-hole ducks are absolutely worthless. But wait, a challenger appr...

August 16, 2022

A Wish For Wings That Work Part 2: An Albatross!

Therapy is so much more fun when it happens to other people -- or animals! We'll discuss cameos from Robin Williams and Dustin Hoffman, as well as the voice acting goddess Tress MacNeille, in Ronald-Ann's therapy for delusion...

August 09, 2022

A Wish For Wings That Work Part 1: Mister Opus' Holly-land

Look what Naomi found in the bargain bin for a dollar and twenty-five cents! We tried convincing her to wait until December, but she would have none of it -- it's time for Christmas in August, y'all! Join us for some really i...