Optimism Vaccine

Optimism Vaccine’s panel of experts and idiots explore the dingy crevices between pop culture and forgotten trash in a never-ending quest to celebrate your guilty pleasures in the world of film, TV, music, and beyond.


Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h16m. Bisher sind 230 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 12 days 10 hours 29 minutes


episode 167: Dirty Workin'

THIS WEEK: Dirty Work (1998), Screwed (2000), Half Baked (1998)



episode 166: Wife Guys

THIS WEEK: Cutthroat Island (1995), Swept Away (2002), Bolero (1984)



episode 165: David Lynch's L.A. Trilogy

After years of grinding Jake's soul into dust by making him watch a cornucopia of trash every week, we're finally giving you the episode of his dreams: David Lynch's (unofficial) Los Angeles trilogy. Join us as we gush about one of the greatest living American Filmmakers and try to determine if Robert Forester modeled his life after his character in Lost Highway. THIS WEEK: Lost Highway (1997), Mullholland Drive (2001), Inland Empire (2006) Support Optimism Vaccine on Patreon: https://www...



Woolong Club Session 13: Bohemian Rhapsody

The Bebop crew goes after an ancient chess master, while the Woolong Club crew gives you the history of Cowboy Bebop on home video and the game of chess.



episode 164: The 21st Century Films of Dario Argento - Part 2

THIS WEEK: Mother of Tears (2007), Giallo (2009), Dracula 3D (2012)


 2021-12-23  1h19m

episode 163: The 21st Century Films of Dario Argento - Part 1

THIS WEEK: Sleepless (2001), The Card Player (2004), Do You Like Hitchcock? (2005)


 2021-12-16  1h10m

episode 162: Cowboy Italiano

THIS WEEK: Roy Colt & Winchester Jack (1970), Mannaja: A Man Called Blade (1977), Four of the Apocalypse (1975).


 2021-12-09  57m

episode 161: Cowboy Big Flop

THIS WEEK: Cowboy Bebop: Season 1 (2021)


 2021-12-02  1h29m

episode 160: Unintelligible with Demi Lovato

Shawn and Jack were off living their lives, leaving us scrambling to give our listeners something to be thankful for this week. Steve supplied the turkey: Unidentified with Demi Lovato, a vapid reality show in which products of the Mickey Mouse Club seek to commune with extra-terrestrial life. Whether your brain has been poisoned by Disney or colloidal silver, you're sure to enjoy our tumble into the world of stargates, giants, ancient sea bases, and fraud. Mostly fraud...


 2021-11-25  1h3m

Woolong Club Session 12: Jupiter Jazz, Part I and II

Spike and Jet's partnership is on the rocks, as a melancholy Faye makes a mysterious friend on the Callisto, and the sinister Vicious makes his long awaited return!


 2021-11-18  1h39m