Season 2

Jan. 17, 2020

Little Shop of Horrors Part 3

Audrey II has supper time en masse. Seymour becomes hysterical. We discuss the benefits of being sentient, evil alien plant life. Our shocked and applaud moments, and more! Have some feedback for us? Email us at shockedandap...

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Jan. 17, 2020

Little Shop of Horrors Part 2

Audrey II has a taste for "Lady Times". We dad-bod fantasize about Rick Moranis' Seymour. Naomi compares the film and stage performances. We discuss what makes a good dentist (hint: acting like a Muppet helps). Have some feed...

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Jan. 17, 2020

Little Shop of Horrors Part 1

Shocked & Applaud IS BACK! In our long-overdue Season 2 finale episode, we're hedging our bets that you'll forgive us for taking so much time to come back. Hear and fear us as we pick our favorite characters and songs …

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April 23, 2019

Pet Sematary Part 4

Join us for the completion of our review of this 1989 Stephen King classic! Church gets some chicken ... or beef? Definitely, he has some beef. We compare theme songs from previous theme songs in the season. Our shocked and …

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April 16, 2019

Pet Sematary Part 3

In what can only be described as 'not the end yet', Jonathan has informed us that the final part of our trilogy this month will come in two full-length portions. Furious family funerals. Kids saying the damning-est things. Cr...

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April 9, 2019

Pet Sematary Part 2

THEY CAME BACK! We're venturing further into the deep dark woods of this 80s thriller, Applauder! Stick by our side as we navigate through the return of Church the Cat, more neighborly advice from Judd, and perhaps some Mary ...

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April 2, 2019

Pet Sematary Part 1

Someone let the cat out of the bag! Please! Join us as we move on up to Maine, home state of author Stephen King, who writes excellent books that somehow make ... interesting ... movies. We won't make it very …

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March 19, 2019

Monty Python and the Holy Grail Part 3

We've reached the journey's end! Join us as we conclude our review of this 1975 British absurdist film. We'll give homage to the Holy Hand Grenade, get taunted a second time by France, and discuss our favorite nonsequiturs. ...

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March 12, 2019

Monty Python and the Holy Grail Part 2

Hey girl, do you like extra-long jokes with little payoff? Well, we've got the show for you! We'll encounter the unyielding bravery of Sir Robin, a questionable quest which turns out to be a red herring, and a wedding crash …

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March 5, 2019

Monty Python and the Holy Grail Part 1

Brexit got you biding your time? Join us as we jaunt through the repressed farm fields of Jolly old England, bring out our dead pan humor, and laugh at falling limbs. Ready for quite possibly our longest, most quest-filled co...

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Feb. 19, 2019

Earth Girls Are Easy Episode 6 Part 3

Girl, are you ready for the conclusion to this out-of-this-world, 80s-infused love potion? Jonathan decided to defrost his work ethic and put the final two 30 minute episodes together, for all of us to binge! Join us as we d...

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Feb. 12, 2019

Earth Girls Are Easy Episode 6 Part 2

Val meets some hairy bois, who immediately get the SoCal 80's makeover treatment. Goldbloom does his best goldbloom while blue glooming. Oh, and surprise -- Damon Wayans is totally black, so he has to carry out a dance compe...

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Feb. 5, 2019

Earth Girls Are Easy Episode 6 Part 1

And now for something completely different, Applauders! From the Children's Classic, "The Neverending Story" to the suspiciously non-child friend title of "Earth Girls Are Easy", it should become clear to you soon that Seaso...

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Jan. 21, 2019

Special Episode January 2018

Our review of 1984's "The Neverending Story" may have ended, but we've still got more weeks to fill until February's Episode 6! Listen as Lukas adds his own spin to our observations of the ivory tower, the power of resurrecti...

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Jan. 15, 2019

The Neverending Story Episode 5 Part 3

Atreyu completes his fantastic journey, nearly killing the actor in the process. Bastian has an existential crisis that he can't narrate himself out of. Garbage Pale kids find their possible inspiration in some alleyway bul...

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Jan. 8, 2019

The Neverending Story Episode 5 Part 2

Spend some time with giant turtles and little tiny science nerds, as we let our luck drag on through this endless review of 1984's "The Neverending Story". We'll question our very identity as an audience while trolling the sw...

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Jan. 1, 2019

The Neverending Story Episode 5 Part 1

Join us (even Jonathan) as we dumpster dive for drama, fly over some Fantasia factoids, and reminisce over our much younger interpretations of Germany's big budget puppet show. We've got four weeks of content for this episode...

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