For Your Reference

For Your Reference
Join co-hosts KT and Oti on their weekly podcast where they share their hot takes and general banter on the latest and iconic movies and tv shows.

Amélie - A house is not a Gnome (with The Contrarians Julio)
Aug 11 • 93 min
Stay away from blood sucking critics but don’t get too attached to your childhood pet because we are covering Amélie with Julio this week.
Umbrella Academy - Klaus and effect
Aug 4 • 73 min
Bring along your finest monocle because we have a date with a sequined mannequin beauty. This week we are covering Netflix’s Umbrella Academy.
Twilight - For Bella or for worse
Jul 28 • 70 min
Hide your feminine products and bring along a flea collar because we are sinking our teeth into the Twilight franchise.
Shrek - Ogre habits die hard
Jul 21 • 55 min
Grab your most decorative boulders but make sure you leave your sense of self at the door as we dive into the warm fuzzy movie Shrek.
Uncut Gems - Addicted to Demany
Jul 14 • 55 min
Stop mining for those Opals and put the Furbys in the safe as we cover the Safdie brothers film, Uncut Gems.
Avatar - Never say for Ey’wa
Jul 7 • 61 min
Braid your tentacles because we are ready to enter your foreign places. This week we cover the 2009 film, Avatar.
Rafiki - Are you looking Atim or her?
Jun 30 • 55 min
The sun will rain with this door to door service! To round off Pride Month, we cover the 2018 film, Rafiki.
Snowfall - Saint that the truth!
Jun 23 • 71 min
Keep an eye on your faithful crew and be weary of handsy real estate agents as we cover Snowfall.
Insecure - I got Nathan but love
Jun 16 • 67 min
Delete those texts and dodge your exes because we are covering season 4 of Insecure this week.
Whiplash - Drum and Drummer
Jun 9 • 56 min
Hold onto your screaming daddies because I’m upset! Yes fanboys, we are covering Whiplash today. Quid Pro Mo brought to you by Filmbusters, check us out on their The Jesus Rolls episode! Hot Doggy!Tasty links below…Site: https://fyrpodcast.comApple:…
Jun 2 • 2 min
Baby Boy - The Main Yvette
May 26 • 57 min
Keep your unstable creatures in check because it’s all about the guns and butter with Baby Boy this week. Quid Pro Mo brought to you by We are the Watchers and shout out to Anime X Nerd.
Itaewon Class - Catch more flies with Hyun Yi
May 19 • 59 min
Grab onto your squishy places because we are triumphing in hard work and counters with Itaewon Class this week. Tasty links below…Site: https://fyrpodcast.comApple:…
The Godfather - Till the break of Don
May 12 • 58 min
Don’t touch those foreshadowing oranges because we are referencing an offer you cannot refuse with The Godfather trilogy this week. Quality is quality is quality. Tasty links below…Site: https://fyrpodcast.comApple:…
BlackAF - Kenya hate what you love?
May 5 • 52 min
Get ready to interweave your social commentary into those mandatory hip hop dance moves because we are covering #BlackAF this week.Tasty links below…Site: https://fyrpodcast.comApple:…
The Inbetweeners - The 7 Bumders of the World
Apr 28 • 56 min
Get your hands out your pants and your ears on this tasty episode of The Inbetweeners.Tasty links below…Site: https://fyrpodcast.comApple:…
The Platform - Sugar, We’re Goreng Down
Apr 21 • 51 min
Throw some salt on those snails and decide whether you want to discard or keep your sense of kindness. This week we are diving into The platform, or El Hoyo, if you’re nasty.Tasty links below…Site: https://fyrpodcast.comApple:…
Bend It Like Beckham - Jess Do It
Apr 14 • 54 min
Get your flailing arms ready for some juicy juicy mangoes as we cover Bend It Like Beckham.Tasty links below…Site: https://fyrpodcast.comApple:…
Money Heist Part 4 - In the Palermo my hands
Apr 7 • 73 min
Welcome to La Casa De Reference where we have our third review for Money Heist Part 4. Laugh, cry and sploosh with us as we enter into another tantalising adventure! Tasty links below…Site: https://fyrpodcast.comApple:…
The Hunt - Out of Athena air
Mar 31 • 63 min
Grab your panic gags and your symbolic and literal pig because this week we are covering The Hunt.Tasty links below…Site: https://fyrpodcast.comApple:…
Rush Hour - If the Moo Shu fits
Mar 24 • 64 min
Acquire your FBI headsets and have your hands empty for some supple moo shu as we head into traffic with the Rush Hour franchise. Tasty links below…Site: https://fyrpodcast.comApple:…
Silicon Valley - Erlich my Bachmann
Mar 17 • 67 min
Pour a glass of the finest tres comas, gather all the exotic animals and meet us in the board room. First agenda item: dick to floor ratio. We are covering Silicon Valley this week.Tasty links below…Site: https://fyrpodcast.comApple:…
Queen & Slim - Make me earl your tears
Mar 10 • 69 min
Get ready to swipe right and prepare for a road trip as we cover the 2019 Queen & Slim. Tasty links below…Site: https://fyrpodcast.comApple:…
Living Single - My one and Obie
Mar 3 • 71 min
Hold onto your wig and secure your silk robe because this week we are covering Living Single. It is our first episode in our second year of the podcast and we are all most welcome.
1st Annual Splooshies Awards
Feb 25 • 86 min
Join us in celebrating our first glorious year in the For Your Reference household. Partake in the fanfare of red carpet interviews, awards and the most coveted Sploosh Mountain. Thanks for your support and we welcome you into our second year.Welcome -…
Howl’s Moving Castle - I want to Lettie you in
Feb 18 • 62 min
Welcome to our 50th episode and Reference Degustation where we take you through a 5 course menu of Miyazaki masterpieces. Fifth and final course: Howl’s Moving Castle. Secure your hearts and work on your sense of self.Thanks so much for listening friends…
Nausicaä - On my Ohmu
Feb 16 • 55 min
Welcome to our Reference Degustation where we take you through a 5 course menu of Miyazaki masterpieces. Fourth course: Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind. Hold onto your skin coloured panties and put away that bug spray.Thanks so much for listening…
Princess Mononoke - Love at forest sight
Feb 11 • 61 min
Welcome to our Reference Degustation where we take you through a 5 course menu of Miyazaki masterpieces. Third course: Princess Mononoke. Hold onto your jewel daggers because your ex is about to stab you in the heart. Thanks so much for listening friends…
Porco Rosso - I just wanna Fio real love
Feb 8 • 67 min
Welcome to our Holiday Series where we cover Hayao Miyazaki films all February. Oil the propeller and grab a glass of your finest swine because are covering Porco Rosso. Tit for tit. Tat for tat. Trot for trot.Thanks so much for listening friends and…
Spirited Away - Haku you leave me
Feb 4 • 60 min
Welcome to our Reference Degustation where we take you through a 5 course menu of Miyazaki masterpieces. First course: Spirited Away. Pairing of Porco Rosso to come.Thanks so much for listening friends and lovers! If you enjoyed and want to help us spread…
Luce - Pawn to be heard
Jan 28 • 58 min
Hold onto those fireworks and tighten those puppet strings because we are covering the 2019 film, Luce.Thanks so much for listening friends and lovers! If you enjoyed and want to help us spread the word, we’d appreciate if you could leave us an Apple…
Bad Boys - Keep the action at Bay
Jan 22 • 77 min
Set off the explosives but leave a compelling narrative behind as we set off with the movie series, Bad Boys.Thanks so much for listening friends and lovers! If you enjoyed and want to help us spread the word, we’d appreciate if you could leave us an…
You - Candace urge go away?
Jan 14 • 70 min
Close those curtains and put down that book because we are stalking into the Netflix show You. Quid Pro Mo brought to you by Netflix ‘N Swill podcast.Thanks so much for listening friends and lovers! If you enjoyed and want to help us spread the word, we’d…
Succession - Too close to Rome
Jan 7 • 71 min
Dust off your cloaks and sharpen your daggers as we surround our favourite Daddy in Succession. L to the Oti, KT is the OG. We are spilling all our fluids over this episode, just like Rome.Thanks so much for listening friends and lovers! If you enjoyed…
A Merry Reference Christmas 2019 (Part 2)
Dec 23, 2019 • 58 min
Hold onto your stockings as we take you through the second half of our ratings. Full video podcast available through Pardon the Pun tier and above on Patreon. See you all in 2020!Thanks so much for listening friends and lovers! If you enjoyed and want to…
A Merry Reference Christmas 2019 (Part 1)
Dec 17, 2019 • 64 min
We want to share our deepest thanks for listening, supporting and sharing our little ol’ podcast! All our holes are satiated. Part 1 covers all episodes starting from Black Panther to Deadwood. Check out our Pardon the Pun tier on Patreon for the full…
It’s a Wonderful Life - Ain’t odbody loves me better
Dec 10, 2019 • 60 min
Prepare for some intense nuzzling and kissing mama on the mouth as we cover the 1946 classic It’s a Wonderful Life. Consider supporting us on Patreon for a video version of next week’s Reference Stocking Christmas Special!Thanks so much for listening…
Master of None - Ravi, Ravi, Ravi in a White Man’s world
Dec 8, 2019 • 75 min
Send those Hi Cuties and serve that pasta because The Sickening is happening with Master of None this week! Patreon shout out to Julio from the legendary Contrarians podcast.Thanks so much for listening friends and lovers! If you enjoyed and want to help…
Million Dollar Baby - Money in the Swanks
Nov 26, 2019 • 63 min
Tighten your boxing gloves and hold onto your feels as we cover Million Dollar Baby. Patreon shout out to Kolby Told Me, wndrsoul, Ben (Filmbusters) and Dem Fancy Dinosaurs.Thanks so much for listening friends and lovers! If you enjoyed and want to help…
300 - Snyder you nor I can deny the pleasure
Nov 19, 2019 • 71 min
Grab your shield and meet us in the phalanx as we charge forward with the film 300 this week. If you’re looking for more FYR content, we launched our Patreon this week!Thanks so much for listening friends and lovers! If you enjoyed and want to help us…
Power - It Ghost against all logic (with Kolby Told Me)
Nov 12, 2019 • 115 min
It is the moment of truth, grab your stick up crew and hop in the Mustang as we cover Power this week. Quid Pro Mo brought to you by Kolby Told Me podcast.Thanks so much for listening friends and lovers! If you enjoyed and want to help us spread the word,…
The Big Lebowski - A Sobering Glass of Walter (with Filmbusters Ben)
Nov 5, 2019 • 96 min
Hold onto your Johnsons and have your dirty underwear ready because we are bowling into The Big Lebowski. As a Tongan, Kenyan and Briton, we certainly know what we are talking about! Quid Pro Mo brought to you by Filmbusters podcast.Thanks so much for…
Freddy vs Jason - Voorhees a jolly good Freddy!
Oct 29, 2019 • 72 min
We hope you’ve taken a nap because this week we are celebrating Halloween with Freddy vs Jason. Hold onto your Kreugers because no horror icon is safe! Quid Pro Mo brought to you by Psyched podcast.Thanks so much for listening friends and lovers! If you…
BONUS - The Wire - A Love Letter to Baltimore (with Why I’m Single)
Oct 21, 2019 • 140 min
Take a swig of your Jameson and hold onto your tiny furniture because we have a special bonus episode. Check out our main The Wire episode. Guests are Amy D and Chuck from Why I’m Single Podcast.Thanks so much for listening friends and lovers! If you…
The Wire - No Known A-Bodie
Oct 15, 2019 • 85 min
Round up your stick up crew and finish installing that stained glass window because up on The Wire this week. Quid Pro Mo and bonus episode later this week from Why I’m Single podcast.Thanks so much for listening friends and lovers! If you enjoyed and…
Joker - Don’t hurt my Pheonix
Oct 8, 2019 • 69 min
Grab onto your DC standalone movie and discard any preconceived expectations because we are diving into the 2019 Joker. For the first time we lay foundational qualms so we can focus on analysing the film. Enjoy!Thanks so much for listening friends and…
The Office US - Feelin’ shrute, might delete later
Oct 1, 2019 • 72 min
We hope you’ve read the memo because this week we transfer to Scranton for The Office. It’s a fun, light hearted show but we manage to find qualms, it’s kinda our thing.Thanks so much for listening friends and lovers! If you enjoyed and want to help us…
The Big Short - Sell it all Rickerty Split (with Book of Lies)
Sep 17, 2019 • 74 min
Check your pockets for extra change because this week we are diving into The Big Short. Quid Pro Mo brought to you by Book of Lies podcast.Thanks so much for listening friends and lovers! If you enjoyed and want to help us spread the word, we’d appreciate…
IT - Floating on dat fine Derry air
Sep 10, 2019 • 66 min
We hope you’ve packed a clean pair of panties because we are floating back to Derry as we cover the recent 2017 and 2019 remakes of IT this week. This is also the first true classic horror we’ve covered so buckle up, pals!Thanks so much for listening…
30 Rock - EGOT me like no one else
Sep 3, 2019 • 80 min
Check your beepers because we are going out for cheesy blasters on MILF Island this week with 30 Rock. I want to go to there!
Bridget Jones - That Perpetua burning sensation (with Verbal Diorama)
Aug 27, 2019 • 90 min
Put on your finest granny panties and most adorable reindeer sweater as we talk all things Bridget Jones. With the most fitting guest, Em from Verbal Diorama podcast!
The Boys - Be Stillwell my beating bosom
Aug 20, 2019 • 71 min
Put on your big boy pants and grab a tall glass of your mother’s milk as we talk about The Boys this week. Quid Pro Mo from Some Kind of Brown podcast, check out our episode where we get more personal.
Spartacus - You will Naevia oppress us again!
Aug 13, 2019 • 76 min
You need to strap in or strap on because we are entering the Ludus this week with Spartacus. If you have not watched it, we have GoT that will break you in! Your sploosh, our voices!
Predestination - When the love fizzles (with History of Aotearoa)
Aug 6, 2019 • 88 min
We hope you’re hydrated because this week we are travelling into the non linear timeline of Predestination with our pal Thomas from the History of Aotearoa podcast. Please make sure you have seen this film because it is too delicious for us to ruin it for…
Lion King - Sarabi Needs To Swallow The Pride
Jul 29, 2019 • 65 min
Hold onto your nostalgia and get into the spirit while we talk about Jon Favreau’s Lion King. Oti also shares his experiences as a Kenyan and how he feels about the ‘African’ aspects of the movie.The post Lion King - Sarabi needs to swallow the pride…
Money Heist Part 3 - Don’t Get Stockholm The Details!
Jul 22, 2019 • 70 min
Zip up your red overalls and put on your Dali masks cause we are taking Nairobbery to a new level! El Professor has told us to remind you that we have an episode covering Part 1 and 2. We Stan a strong Spanish series in La Casa de For Your Reference!The…
Into The Spiderverse - Gwen You Need A Few Heroes
Jul 15, 2019 • 66 min
Prepare your sticky stuff as we swing into the Spiderverse this week. Quid Pro-Mo from IMDb Journey and check out our guest spot with Late To The Show.The post Into The Spiderverse - Gwen you need a few heroes appeared first on For Your Reference.
Titanic - Put Your Tryst In Me
Jul 9, 2019 • 64 min
Grab your doors because Rose won’t be saving you in this week’s episode of the movie Titanic. Join KT Winslet and Oti DiCaprio as well dive into the fourth night in it’s maiden voyage.The post Titanic - Put your tryst in me appeared first on For Your…
BONUS - Talking Anime With SavageOtaku And AnimeNerd
Jul 5, 2019 • 61 min
Celebrating our 20th episode in this bonus with our friends Savage Otaku and Anime Nerd. If you thought we were only going to talk about Pokemon, you were wrong.The post BONUS - Talking Anime with SavageOtaku and AnimeNerd appeared first on For Your…
Naruto - Can’t Itachi This
Jul 1, 2019 • 67 min
Grab your shadow clones and a snack as we Ransengan into the mostly canon but some filler Naruto episode.The post Naruto - Can’t Itachi This appeared first on For Your Reference.
A Single Man - You’re The Firth, The Last, My Everything!
Jun 24, 2019 • 60 min
In honour of Pride Month, we celebrate with the resonating film, A Single Man. Sometimes awful things have their own beauty.The post A Single Man - You’re the Firth, the last, my everything! appeared first on For Your Reference.
When They See Us - A Crucial And Essential Watch
Jun 17, 2019 • 72 min
As a Tongan/Aussie woman and a Kenyan man, what do we know about life as African American youth? Nothing but When They See Us is a necessary watch for everyone.The post When They See Us - A crucial and essential watch appeared first on For Your Reference.
Black Mirror - Passive OnBrooker
Jun 11, 2019 • 75 min
Cover your screens as we dive into the highly praised Anthology series from the mind grapes of Charlie Brooker. We talk about our changing habits as consumers, our favourite episodes and Season 5.The post Black Mirror - Passive OnBrooker appeared first on…
Deadwood - It Hearst My Bullocks
Jun 3, 2019 • 84 min
Buckle up pals as we visit the dusty town of Deadwood. We discuss the triumphant highs and lackluster lows of the show and consider changing the podcast to Daddywood. You’re welcome.The post Deadwood - It hearst my bullocks appeared first on For Your…
Archer - Tinnitus The Night For RAMPAGE!
May 27, 2019 • 74 min
Step into the Danger Zone with us this week talking about 9 seasons of everyone’s favourite spy! Grab your paddles and a bear claw for a good time!The post Archer - Tinnitus the night for RAMPAGE! appeared first on For Your Reference.
John Wick - Winston A Strong KING!
May 20, 2019 • 74 min
Secure your privates as we sploosh all over this episode talking about John Wick and his wife, the face that launched a thousand headshots. Listen to this ep or the Baba Yaga will be on your ass.The post John Wick - Winston a strong KING! appeared first…
BONUS - Game Of Thrones S08E05
May 18, 2019 • 55 min
With the help of Cristian from Nerds with Friends we navigate all the drama of this last season and recap the second last episode. Check out our full episode covering the 7 seasons of Game of ThronesThe post BONUS - Game of Thrones S08E05 appeared first…
Burning - I’m Hungry, How Paju?
May 6, 2019 • 74 min
This 2018 Korean film has had a another spotlight as it rolled into Netflix recently. Join us for our hot takes on the simmering of this movie’s pacing, our love for BTS and cancelling slum tourism.The post Burning - I’m hungry, how Paju? appeared first…
Office Space - Emotionally Unstapled
Apr 29, 2019 • 63 min
If you could go ahead and listen to this episode, that would be great. Join us as we unpack watching what is considered a cult classic. We teach kids how to tip drill and talk about our drone life.The post Office Space - Emotionally unstapled appeared…
Insecure - Loser Into-Lawrence
Apr 22, 2019 • 74 min
We inadvertently become the relationship podcast this week diving into HBO’s Insecure. With the break up of Issa and Lawrence as well as watching with your own Frame of Reference (if you’ll pardon the pun).The post Insecure - Loser Into-Lawrence appeared…
Escape Room - Savant A Clue
Apr 15, 2019 • 61 min
We give our brains a break this week with the easily consumable horror, escape room. In true FYR fashion, we not only discuss the movie but also the tv series alone and how soldiers should be treated better.The post Escape room - Savant a clue appeared…
Game Of Thrones - Unhand Me You Baratheon!
Apr 8, 2019 • 76 min
We succumb to the worldwide phenomenon this week talking about Game of Thrones. Listen as a long time fan and first time viewer share their thoughts about the most loved and problematic characters!The post Game of Thrones - Unhand me you Baratheon!…
Us - Souls Of A Tether, Undock Together
Apr 1, 2019 • 64 min
We discuss the highly anticipated movie Us from the mind of Jordan Peele. Join us this week as we share our honest thoughts and opinions about this movie that also create a broader dialogue of what makes a good story. Can a movie stand with cracks in the…
Money Heist - And Denver Were None
Mar 25, 2019 • 71 min
Bella Ciao, Bella Ciao, Bella Ciao Ciao Ciao! Join us this week as we discuss the enthralling spanish series (La Casa de Papel) centred around El Professor and the gang in their execution of carrying out a heist at the Royal Mint of Spain.The post Money…
Get Out - Sunken Love
Mar 18, 2019 • 71 min
In the lead up to Jordan Peele’s second directorial release, Us, we revisit his 2017 debut of Get Out. Join us as we explore our own experiences with overt or unintended racism, exemplary performances from all the cast and separating milk from cereal.The…
Leaving Neverland - Panning Michael’s ‘Jolly’ Life
Mar 11, 2019 • 72 min
In this week’s bonus episode, we talk about HBO’s docuseries Leaving Neverland. Join us as we sift through complicated topics covering grooming, predatory behaviour and treating celebrities beyond reproach.The post Leaving Neverland - Panning Michael’s…
After Life - I Shed A Tony Tear
Mar 11, 2019 • 62 min
We felt all of the feels this week watching Ricky Gervais’ After Life series on Netflix. Join us as we share our love for dogs, parents getting older and finding healing experiences through everyday interactions.The post After Life - I shed a Tony tear…
Upgrade - Better Than The Rest Of STEM
Mar 5, 2019 • 73 min
Jesus Robot take the wheel! Join us as we immerse ourselves in the not so future of Upgrade from the brain child of the SAW franchise, Leigh Whannell. Naturally (or unnaturally) there’s talks about robots, manually overriding systems and always in for a…
Vikings - Ivar Always Wanted A Glorious Death
Feb 25, 2019 • 75 min
More give us more give us more! With the recent completion of Season 5 this is the perfect time to sit and reflect on the History Channel’s Vikings. Join us as we venture into spoiler town covering all the best and worst parts of the show. There was not a…
Black Panther - Wakanda Accent Is That?
Feb 18, 2019 • 65 min
In the lead up to the 91st Academy Awards and it’s 7 nominations we mine for vibranium as the explore Wakanda for all things Black Panther. Beware of all the spoilers as we talk about the Batman spectrum of violence, the Nolan complex, why Forrest…