Jun 20, 2019

The Backlot by Alamo Drafthouse for Thursday, June 20 2019

We're back to full strength this week as we bring you all that's new and newsworthy at the box office, including last weekend's top 5 films, thoughts on Men in Black: International, news on The King's Man, and more. Plus this week's new releases, all the special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse, and the results from last week's poll asking for your favorite movies from the summer of 1982. This week, we're taking a look at our favorites from the summer of 1983 as our summer-long look at the best summer movies from the 1980s rolls on. All that and more coming to you from the Alamo Drafthouse in Springfield, Missouri. Join us!

 

Be sure to vote in our Best Summer Movies of the 1980s poll! This week, we're taking a look at our favorites from 1982. The poll is up right now and runs through Tuesday, June 18. Find us on Twitter @BacklotPod or at Facebook.com/BacklotPod to vote for your favorite.

 

Make your comments a part of the show! Let us know what movie you're planning to see this week, what you thought of the movie or any of the special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse, what movie we should have chosen as a poll option, or your thoughts on anything we discussed this week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we'll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:

  • On social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @BacklotPod
  • Or leave a recorded message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.
 Follow the Alamo Drafthouse online:
  • Download the Alamo Drafthouse app on your mobile device.
  • Visit Drafthouse.com/Springfield
  • Or on social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @AlamoSpringMO

Jun 13, 2019

The Backlot by Alamo Drafthouse for Thursday, June 13 2019

It's a 3-man crew this week as we bring you all that's new and newsworthy at the box office, including last weekend's top 5 films, Mindy Kaling working on Ms. Marvel for Disney, the first adaptation from the Discworld series coming to the big screen, 'Candyman' vs toxic fans, and the new trailer for 'Frozen II'. Plus this week's new releases, all the special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse -- including Pride Week screenings. We have the results from the poll asking for your favorite movies from the summer of 1981 and are taking a look this week at our favorites from the summer of 1982 as our summer-long look at the best summer movies from the 1980s rolls on. All that and more coming to you from the Alamo Drafthouse in Springfield, Missouri. Join us!

 

Be sure to vote in our Best Summer Movies of the 1980s poll! This week, we're taking a look at our favorites from 1982. The poll is up right now and runs through Tuesday, June 18. Find us on Twitter @AlamoPod or at Facebook.com/AlamoPod to vote for your favorite.

 

Make your comments a part of the show! Let us know what movie you're planning to see this week, what you thought of the movie or any of the special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse, what movie we should have chosen as a poll option, or your thoughts on anything we discussed this week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we'll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:

  • On social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @AlamoPod
  • E-mail us at AlamoPod@gmail.com
  • Or leave a recorded message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.
 Follow the Alamo Drafthouse online:
  • Download the Alamo Drafthouse app on your mobile device.
  • Visit Drafthouse.com/Springfield
  • Or on social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @AlamoSpringMO

Jun 6, 2019

The Backlot by Alamo Drafthouse for Thursday, June 6 2019

We're back after a 2 week break to bring you all that's new and newsworthy at the box office, including last weekend's top 5 films, your new Batman, Tarantino's sequel to 'Django Unchained', a magic 8-ball movie, and more. Plus this week's new releases, this week's special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse, and our in-depth look at the best movies from the summer of 1981 as we kick off our summer-long look at the best summer movies from the 1980s. All that and more coming to you from the Alamo Drafthouse in Springfield, Missouri. Join us!

 

Be sure to vote in our Best Summer Movies of the 1980s poll! This week, we're taking a look at our favorites from 1981. The poll is up right now and runs through Tuesday, June 11. Find us on Twitter @AlamoPod or at Facebook.com/AlamoPod to vote for your favorite.

 

Make your comments a part of the show! Let us know what movie you're planning to see this week, what you thought of the movie or any of the special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse, what movie we should have chosen as a poll option, or your thoughts on anything we discussed this week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we'll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:

  • On social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @AlamoPod
  • E-mail us at AlamoPod@gmail.com
  • Or leave a recorded message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.
 Follow the Alamo Drafthouse online:
  • Download the Alamo Drafthouse app on your mobile device.
  • Visit Drafthouse.com/Springfield
  • Or on social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @AlamoSpringMO

May 18, 2019

Season 1 Finale!

We're signing each other's yearbooks, making summer plans, and blasting Vitamin C's "Graduation (Friends Forever)". That's right, it's the season one finale of the Pop Goes the Culture podcast. Don't worry, we're not going away entirely -- we'll still be bringing you The Backlot by Alamo Drafthouse all summer long -- just taking the summer to rest, recharge, and reset. All that this week plus the top stories in entertainment and pop culture, the results from this week's Pop! Quiz, and more. Join us!
 
Tell us what you think are the top stories in entertainment and pop culture each and every week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we'll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:
  • @PGTCpodcast on Twitter and Facebook
  • E-mail us at PopGoesTheEmail@gmail.com
  • Or leave a message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.

Links to all that and more at PopGoesTheCulture.com.

May 16, 2019

The Backlot by Alamo Drafthouse for Thursday, May 16 2019

This week from the Alamo Drafthouse in Springfield, Missouri, we're breaking down last weekend's top 5 at the box office, what's new and newsworthy in film, and all of this week's special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse. Enjoy!

Tell us what you're going to see at the movie theater this weekend, what you thought about what you saw, and what you think are the top stories at the box office each and every week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we'll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:

  • On social media at @PGTCpodcast
  • E-mail us at PopGoesTheEmail@gmail.com
  • Or leave a recorded message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.
 Follow the Alamo Drafthouse online:
  • Download the Alamo Drafthouse app on your mobile device.
  • Visit Drafthouse.com/Springfield
  • Or on social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @AlamoSpringMO

May 11, 2019

LIVE from VisionCon 2019

This week, we're LIVE from VisionCon 2019! Thanks to everyone who came for VisionCon's homecoming back to Springfield, MO and joined us for a late night recording.
 
Tell us what you think are the top stories in entertainment and pop culture each and every week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we'll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:
  • On Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram @PGTCpodcast
  • E-mail us at PopGoesTheEmail@gmail.com
  • Or leave a message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.
Links to all that and more at PopGoesTheCulture.com.

May 9, 2019

The Backlot by Alamo Drafthouse for Thursday, May 9 2019

You've been asking for it, so here it is... our spoiler-filled thoughts on 'Avengers: Endgame'! Plus, a look at last weekend's top 5 at the box office, this week's new releases, and all the special programming this week at the Alamo Drafthouse in Springfield, Missouri.

Tell us what you thought of 'Endgame', what you're going to see at the movie theater this weekend, and what you think are the top stories at the box office each and every week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we'll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:

  • On social media at @PGTCpodcast
  • E-mail us at PopGoesTheEmail@gmail.com
  • Or leave a recorded message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.
 Follow the Alamo Drafthouse online:
  • Download the Alamo Drafthouse app on your mobile device.
  • Visit Drafthouse.com/Springfield
  • Or on social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @AlamoSpringMO

May 7, 2019

Talking ‘Monstrum’ With Dr. Emily Zarka

On this episode, we're talking with Dr. Emily Zarka, host of PBS Digital Studios's 'Monstrum'. Be sure to subscribe to 'Monstrum' on YouTube to be notified when new episodes are published every 2 weeks!

Tell us what topics in entertainment and pop culture you want us to dive into each and every week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we'll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:
  • @PGTCpodcast on Twitter and Facebook
  • E-mail us at PopGoesTheEmail@gmail.com
  • Or leave a message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.

Links to all that and more at PopGoesTheCulture.com.

May 4, 2019

Free Comic Book Day Eve 2019

T'was the night before Free Comic Book Day and all through the studio...
 
Join us for this week's top headlines in entertainment & pop culture--including your suggestions!--our Pop! Quiz for the week, and more.
 
Tell us what you think are the top stories in entertainment and pop culture each and every week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we'll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:
  • @PGTCpodcast on Twitter and Facebook
  • E-mail us at PopGoesTheEmail@gmail.com
  • Or leave a message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.

Links to all that and more at PopGoesTheCulture.com.

May 2, 2019

The Backlot by Alamo Drafthouse for Thursday, May 2 2019

This week from the Alamo Drafthouse in Springfield, Missouri, we're talking about the new king at the box office (no spoilers in this episode!), connecting the dots between some recent Hollywood casting decisions, and more. All that plus last weekend's top 5 at the box office and this week's special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse. Enjoy!

Tell us what you're going to see at the movie theater this weekend, what you thought about what you saw, and what you think are the top stories at the box office each and every week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we'll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:

  • On social media at @PGTCpodcast
  • E-mail us at PopGoesTheEmail@gmail.com
  • Or leave a recorded message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.
 Follow the Alamo Drafthouse online:
  • Download the Alamo Drafthouse app on your mobile device.
  • Visit Drafthouse.com/Springfield
  • Or on social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @AlamoSpringMO

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