The Movie Palace Podcast

The Movie Palace Podcast

A podcast about classic films, presented by Carl Sweeney. We hope you can join us when the curtain rises at The Movie Palace...

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Les Diaboliques
The Movie Palace PodcastFebruary 26, 202401:09:1063.31 MB

Les Diaboliques

On this episode, Movie Palace regular Raquel Stecher returns to discuss 1955's Les Diaboliques! Amongst other things, Carl and Raquel talk about the twists and turns of the film, the life of its director Henri-Georges Clouzot and the 1996 American remake... Host & Editor: Carl Sweeney Guest: Raq...

Brief Encounter
The Movie Palace PodcastFebruary 13, 202401:02:5557.59 MB

Brief Encounter

On this episode, film critic Kim Pierce joins Carl to discuss the classic British film Brief Encounter (1945). They discuss the changed social context depicted in the film, where it sits in David Lean's body of work and much more... Host & Editor: Carl Sweeney Guest: Kim Pierce Support the podca...

High Noon
The Movie Palace PodcastJanuary 30, 202401:07:1561.57 MB

High Noon

The Movie Palace returns for 2024! On this episode, teacher & podcaster Conor Murphy joins Carl to discuss the 1952 film High Noon. They talk about the political readings of the movie, Gary Cooper's iconic performance and much more... Host & Editor: Carl Sweeney Guest: Conor Murphy Support t...

2024 Plans and Patreon Update
The Movie Palace PodcastJanuary 16, 202400:07:306.86 MB

2024 Plans and Patreon Update

In this brief episode, Carl gives an update on 2024 plans for the podcast and also talks about the ways listeners can support the podcast via Patreon. Sign up at patreon.com/TheMoviePalacePodcast to get exclusive perks, including bonus episodes. Half of all Patreon revenue the podcast earns will be ...

It's a Wonderful Life (part 3)
The Movie Palace PodcastDecember 22, 202300:37:0733.97 MB

It's a Wonderful Life (part 3)

This is the final episode I'm releasing this week about It's a Wonderful Life! Andy Wolverton joins Carl to discuss the It's a Wonderful Life museum in Seneca Falls, as well as the noirish aspects of the movie and the representation of Christmas... Host & Editor: Carl Sweeney Guest: Andy Wolvert...