Insights into Entertainment

Insights into Entertainment
An original podcast by a husband and wife team of self professed pop-culture geeks. It is a discussion about all things entertainment from movies and music to television and pop culture. We examine some of the more obscure aspects of the entertainment …

53 “Shrinking kids, growing prices”
Feb 17 • 57 min
Disney may shrink the kids again but they’re certainly going to raise park prices and much more this week…
52 “Apologies, Thieves and The Ones We Lost”
Feb 10 • 51 min
This week we look at how Bob Iger is apologizing for Disney’s copyright police strongarming a local PTA trying to raise a few bucks while at the same time a former Disney employee is sentenced for over $7,000 in Haunted Mansion props and Disney World pl…
51 “Calling Out Disney”
Feb 3 • 54 min
Disney taking criticism and a lawsuit, Cassian Andor gets a release date and the Crown is clipped to five seasons
50 “Jedi, Superheros and Ghosts…Oh My”
Jan 27 • 51 min
Obi-Wan delayed, Captain Marvel writer, Disney beating up the little guy and a few tributes
49 “Rebranding, Rumors and Baby Yoda”
Jan 20 • 50 min
Disney drops Fox, Lucas meets Baby Yoda and maybe Vader some day later.
48 “Working for a Living…or not”
Jan 13 • 52 min
Get paid to go to theme parks? Or volunteer to work for Disney? Both are options for the right people!
47 “Nothing But Star Wars”
Jan 6 • 65 min
A look at the planet Batuu and Black Spire Outpost, a ride through of Rise of the Resistance and our thoughts on the Mandalorian and Rise of Skywalker
46 “Greasing the Lines at Disney”
Dec 16, 2019 • 45 min
Disney’s efforts to reduce wait times on rides, more Scorsese news, some charity work and the Expanse returns!
45 “The Faith is Strong with this One”
Dec 9, 2019 • 34 min
How to keep Baby Yoda a secret, even from your merchandising department apparently.
44 “All About The Space”
Dec 2, 2019 • 44 min
Lots of Star Wars, some ET and a little bit of Orville news
43 “Hacks, Honors and Baby Yoda”
Nov 25, 2019 • 46 min
Hacking Disney, honoring their talent and much more this week
42 “Disney Plussing the PC”
Nov 18, 2019 • 57 min
Is Disney+ all it’s been hyped up to be? How would Rey describe the Rise of Skywalker? Find out the answers to these and other questions in this weeks episode.
41 “May The Flight Be With You”
Nov 11, 2019 • 40 min
Star Wars The Airplane, the legacy of Princess Leia, a Tina Tuner sighting and exciting news about the Batman and more…
40 “Vampires, Zombies and More”
Nov 4, 2019 • 36 min
Star Wars news, A new Dracula and talking Walking Dead!
39 “Lies and Allegations”
Oct 28, 2019 • 44 min
Have we seen the end of Hawkeye? Is Obi-Wan coming Back? How does Mark Hammil sum up the final Rise of Skywalker trailer?
38 “A Marvelous Proposal”
Oct 21, 2019 • 44 min
Evil Disney, VR Avengers, Binge watching contest, Brie and the proposal and more…
37 “Dude, Where’s My Ride”
Oct 14, 2019 • 54 min
Missing Disney rides, little mermaid live, The Rock, Sam Jackson vs. Scorsese and Mark Hamill comes to New Jersey
36 “A Lifetime of Happiness”
Oct 7, 2019 • 44 min
Lawsuits, slowdowns and nostalgia from Disney. Star Wars, Stranger Things and The Piano man in Entertainment news.
35 “The Happiest Vegans on Earth”
Sep 30, 2019 • 49 min
Disney is desperate to recover from lackluster park attendance and they’re taking desperate measures to do so
34 “Lose the Fountain, Save the Water”
Sep 23, 2019 • 50 min
The holy waters of Epcot, ode to a new queen and how to handle bullies
33 “Conflicts and Letdowns”
Sep 16, 2019 • 52 min
Some Disney feel good, some Disney disappointment and a lot of good byes.
32 “Headaches, Heroes and Helping Others”
Sep 9, 2019 • 43 min
Disney+ news, a lawsuit for Disney and updates on Spiderman, Batman and how Jimmy Kimmel is helping ALS charities.
31 “Frozen in a Galaxy Far Far Away”
Sep 2, 2019 • 57 min
Galaxy’s Edge Launches in Florida, TSA bans thermal detonators then rethinks it and much more…
30 “Special Event: D23 Expo”
Aug 27, 2019 • 56 min
A break down of all the major happenings at the D23 Expo in California
29 “Recycling, Rebooting and Remembering”
Aug 26, 2019 • 33 min
Spiderman, The Matrix, He-Man, James Bond..what more could you ask for?
28 “Jedi, Mid-days and Deadnames”
Aug 19, 2019 • 47 min
Rumors of Ewan McGregor reprising his role as Obi-Wan, Peter Fonda’s passing, Barbies in Star Wars
27 “Anniversaries, Earnings and The Boss”
Aug 12, 2019 • 42 min
Bob Iger tries to explain away his bad decisions and the Boss lights up a movie premier
26 “Clueless in Disney”
Aug 5, 2019 • 44 min
Clueless mom’s pointing the finger, the loss of a Disney legend, and fines galore for copyright infringement
25 “San Diego Comic-Con Special”
Jul 29, 2019 • 34 min
Special presentation of the highlights of San Diego Comic Con
24 “Fight Clubs and Space Flight”
Jul 29, 2019 • 44 min
Most fights at Disney, End Game struggles to the top, more news about The Orville
23 “Disney Livid About Disney”
Jul 22, 2019 • 51 min
Disney taking heat for how it treats it’s employees again, trailers, streaming and Emmy nominations
22 “Rabid Resistance”
Jul 15, 2019 • 53 min
Getting weird in Philly, Disney doing it wrong again and a trip back to Bedrock.
21 “MAD about Disney”
Jul 8, 2019 • 44 min
Disney casting news, Mad about a magazine, and a brief tribute to a recently passed comedian
20 “Happy Anniversary Foolish Mortals”
Jul 1, 2019 • 46 min
Haunted Mansion, Toy Story 4, Little Mermaid and more…
19 “Greedy Omens”
Jun 24, 2019 • 53 min
Good Omens, Bad Disney and would the real Tony Stark please Instagram me!
18 “Marvelously Batty”
Jun 17, 2019 • 48 min
Marvel Land, Frozen 2, Taylor Swift and The Batman all this week
17 “Bells and Whistles”
Jun 10, 2019 • 44 min
Premier products at Galaxy’s Edge, Saving the Lions, Saving the planet and wedding bells
16 “Beyond the Edge”
Jun 3, 2019 • 45 min
Galaxy’s Edge opening ceremony and some of it’s secrets and the devil went down to Georgia, but might not be filming there any more
15 “Living on the Edge”
May 27, 2019 • 36 min
More Galaxy’s Edge news, some wedding bells and a shake up on The Voice
14 “Legends and Dark Knights”
May 20, 2019 • 32 min
D23 legends inductees, Toy Story 4 getting some love, first responders at WDW concerns and dealing with some deaths in the pop-culture/entertainment world
13 “To The Future”
May 13, 2019 • 33 min
A glimpse into Disney’s future movies, a move for Hulu, Happy Birthday Billy and welcome back ‘Shadows’
12 “Punch It Chewie”
May 6, 2019 • 42 min
Avengers spoilers, super heroic salaries, handling celebrities breakups and a touching tribute to a gentle giant.
11 “Endgames and Paydays”
Apr 29, 2019 • 40 min
Avengers Assemble and figure out why Bob Iger and Disney executives are making so much money!
10 “Recaps and Recycling”
Apr 22, 2019 • 41 min
Some Disney Parks news, a recap of Star Wars Celebration, celebrity breakups, old sitcoms are new and Great Philadelphia Comic-Con
9 “A MARVELous Night in Philly”
Apr 15, 2019 • 49 min
Disney Trailers, Marvel exhibits and entertainment news in this weeks marathon of a podcast
8 “Blockbusters and Brokenhearts”
Apr 8, 2019 • 22 min
Disney labor disputes and continued MCU success, some Netflix news and health concerns for Mick Jagger and more…
7 “Smoking out Apple”
Apr 1, 2019 • 34 min
The Disney Detective digs up more information, Apple is making movies and we’ve got fresh picks.
6 “Schooling the Celebrities”
Mar 25, 2019 • 32 min
Corn Syrup, KPop and Celebrity College Cheats are on the agenda of this week
5 “Disney Domination”
Mar 17, 2019 • 32 min
A busy week of Disney news from trailers, big movie numbers, theme park announcements and big business news.
4 “Dead, Dying and Depraved”
Mar 9, 2019 • 44 min
Dead celebrities, medical worries for Jeopardy and more sexual predators
3 “Oscars Aftermath”
Mar 2, 2019 • 37 min
Refusal to work with Pixar’s former master, a health scare for former 90210 alumni and more Oscars fodder
2 “Monkey Business”
Feb 27, 2019 • 29 min
The passing of Peter Tork, The HBO sued for Never Land, Is Jason Reitman Sexist and a Beatles record shattered
1 “Polynesian Paradise”
Feb 26, 2019 • 28 min
Michelle and Joe take a look at Disney World, asking and answering some tough questions about the ‘Happiest Place on Earth’
0 “Kicking off the Entertainment”
Feb 25, 2019 • 28 min
Michelle and Joe Kickoff the new podcast with a discussion on media channels and the Super Bowl