Love is a many splendored thing, but the stories about it aren’t always as splendid. AJ Knox and Julia Skott try to figure out if they can make chick flicks and romcoms better - or make them weird.


Two Weeks Notice

Just when you thought it was safe to go back on Netflix, you get smacked with the worst cameo ever.

(Yes, there should be an apostrophe in the title. There isn’t.)

Julia Skott and AJ Knox

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Miss Congeniality

The perfect date? April 25th. Or just watching this movie and eating pizza.

Julia Skott and AJ Knox


When Harry Met Sally

Ah, the hubris to attempt to improve upon Nora Ephron. But we do our best - after we talk through Billy Crystal and Meg Ryan’s meandering road to love.

Julia Skott and AJ Knox


The Knight Before Christmas

Three merry nerds set off on a somewhat muddled quest. Kathy Campbell joins us as we try to figure out what is going on and when. And where. And how.

Julia Skott and AJ Knox


Happiest Season

Katie Mack joins us to talk about a movie that is so right in some ways and so wrong in many others.

Julia Skott and AJ Knox with Katie Mack


While You Were Sleeping

Alternate title: “Sleeping Beauty and the very good ensemble cast.”

Julia Skott and AJ Knox


Sweet November

We bring on a special guest to talk about Chekhov’s driver’s license, handknits, and manic pixie dream calendars.

Julia Skott and AJ Knox



Or, as AJ dubs it, “Redemption Arc: The Movie”. We discover that some 90s movies are way more fun to revisit than you might think!

Julia Skott and AJ Knox



How much should you leave up to fate? And once you’ve done that, how hard should you try and steer fate? We have Thoughts.

Julia Skott and AJ Knox



Holidays, Hays code, and hella sighing. We take on a movie that is not what it seems.

Julia Skott and AJ Knox


Love and Basketball

All is fair in love and romantic comedies. (If you take a drink every time we don’t know something about sports, you will be passed out halfway through this episode.)

Julia Skott and AJ Knox

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