Episode 5: Notting Hill

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Brendan and Shiran watch Notting Hill — the best reviewed romantic comedy on the podcast so far — for the first time. Is the combination of Hugh Grant and Julia Roberts enough to sustain a movie? Does a heave dose of quirky Richard Curtis comedy help? Let’s just say our opinions weren’t as glowing as we might have expected. 

Intro music credit:

“Monkeys Spinning Monkeys”
Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
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Episode 4: My Big Fat Greek Wedding

Shiran and Brendan revisit one of the most successful rom-coms of all time, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, on the eve of its sequel.  Does it hold up? What’s Joey Fatone doing here? All of your bu…

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Episode 3: Leap Year

Oooof, what a disaster this one turned out to be…

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day, guys! Celebrate in possibly the worst way possible by joining us as we discuss Leap Year, that romantic comedy you forgot about starring  Amy Adams and Matthew Goode. Does this movie respect Irish heritage? Does it respect women? Spoiler alert: The answer to both of those is no, but listen to us rant about it anyway.

Intro music credit:

“Monkeys Spinning Monkeys”
Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter and subscribe to Meeting Cute on iTunes for new episodes every Thursday!

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Episode 2: Maid in Manhattan

Our latest podcast. Sending this out a little late, but please listen, subscribe and enjoy!

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Brendan and Shiran are back to watch “Maid in Manhattan” starring Jennifer Lopez and Ralph Fiennes. Yes, Voldemort. The plot sounds like your basic cinderella story, but is there more to it than that? Listen and find out — or watch the movie with us on Netflix.

Intro music credit:

“Monkeys Spinning Monkeys”
Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter and subscribe on iTunes for new episodes every Thursday!

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Introducing Meeting Cute, Your New Favorite Podcast

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Longtime readers of this blog may remember a running feature we did for awhile, Movie Of The Week, where my girlfriend Shiran Lugashi and I would share movies with each other and then write out our thoughts on our old favorites and new experiences. While we eventually put that column to rest, we’ve continued to share films with each other and talk about them in-depth. Which brings us to our new project.

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