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

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...

July 26, 2022

Green Ghost and the Masters of the Stone: Interview with Charlie Clark

We're thrilled to bring you our interview with creator, writer and lead actor of "Green Ghost and the Masters of the Stone", Charlie Clark! We'll ask him about his inspiration: his Nana, what it's like to work with Danny Trej...

July 19, 2022

Green Ghost and the Masters of the Stone Part 3: Diamonds on the Soul of A Ghoul

The end of the world is narrowly averted, as Charlie, aka Green Ghost, confronts Drake, the embodiment of all those 2012 conspiracy theories. Plus, so many bleeped swears, you'll want to sign up for our Patreon just to unders...

July 12, 2022

Green Ghost and the Masters of the Stone Part 2: Training Qué

As we begin our post-character-intro smack-down of our no-holds-barred plot walk through, we discover that our mild-mannered car salesman is also the hype man for his luchadore friend Marco, aka The Mexi-Can. And also ... the...

July 05, 2022

Green Ghost and the Masters of the Stone Part 1: Apocalypse Ahora

Nuevo y especial! We're always on the lookout for quirky films that might be deserving a cult following, and this month, we've got something almost nearly no one has seen. BUT. YOU. SHOULD. We'll discuss how Jen stumbled upon...

June 21, 2022

Baby: Secret of the Lost Legend Part 3: Operation Dino Drop

In true Disney fashion, Baby's dad dies, and is eaten by (American?!) vultures. We get confused over who the real evil scientists are. An indigenous tribe takes down an entire militia. And, an herbivore mommy dino gets a crav...