Episode 132: 5th Anniversary & Major Announcement

Join me as I celebrate 5 years of Movies Made Me with my guests Jake Lloyd (Dragon Wagon Radio), Alexandra Hoey (Me, You, & 30 Other Men), and Rebecca Evans (The Art)! We’ll look back at what’s made these 5 years great, while we look forward to the future with a MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT. Thank you for being part of making Movies Made Me such an amazing experience for the past 5 years!


Have something to say about the announcement in this episode?  Want to share a comment or ask me a question?  It’s easy to reach me!  Just visit the Contact Us page to send me a message, or you can email directly at moviesmademepod@gmail.com.


Click here to listen to episode 132.

Here are links to items of interest mentioned in episode 132:

My Core Four website

My Core Four on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Dragon Wagon Radio website, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Elaborate website, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Me, You, & 30 Other Men on Dragon Wagon Radio

The Art on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

It’s On My List website, Twitter and Instagram

Movies Made Me is a part of the Dragon Wagon Radio independent podcast network. Learn more at dragonwagonradio.com.

Episode 46: Los Angeles Podcast Festival, part 1 of 3, featuring Graham Elwood & TJ Miller

Welcome to the first of three special episodes recorded at the 5th annual Los Angeles Podcast Festival, which took place at the Sofitel hotel in Beverly Hills, CA, Sept. 23-25, 2016.  This was our second year at the festival and it was just as amazing and wildly exciting as last year.  The Podcast Lab continues to be a space filled with camaraderie, deeply interesting conversations, and unbelievable collaboration.  Whether you are a podcaster or a podcast fan, we urge you to make your plans now for next year’s L.A. Podcast Festival.  Don’t miss this terrific event!

We chatted with our fellow podcasters and special guests in the Podcast Lab throughout the festival weekend, and each guest was asked to tell us about one film that influenced them to be who they are.  In this episode, you’ll hear from:

Be sure to check out all the terrific podcasts and projects mentioned in this episode!

Join us again December 12 for episode 47, the second of our Los Angeles Podcast Festival episodes, featuring  Janet Varney (host of The JV Club podcast and star of Stan Against Evil on IFC) and Murray Valeriano (comedian and host of Road Stories podcast)

What do you think of the films chosen by our guests in this episode?  Visit our Contact Us page to send us your thoughts.  Or you can send us a message directly by emailing moviesmademepod@gmail.com.  We’d love to hear from you!

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Whether you subscribe to the show on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music, or iHeartRadio, your ratings and reviews matter!  Provide us a rating and your comments about the show on any of those services and we’ll be sure to give you a shout-out on an upcoming episode!


Click here to listen to episode 46.

Introducing our new logo!

We’re extremely proud to introduce the new Movies Made Me podcast logo!  This unique and evocative image was designed for us by our episode 6 guest, artist Mike Matola.  We’ll be rolling it out on our social media pages, episode downloads, and this page in the coming days.

Let us know what you think of the new logo!

Be sure to check out more of Mike Matola’s work at linebylineposters.com.

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Episode 9: Bethanie Weber Rayburn

We had a great time chatting with Bethanie Weber Rayburn, Education Specialist with MUZEO Museum and Cultural Center, about the films that have most influenced her life and career.  Join us as we discuss what goes on behind the scenes, handling Michelle Pfeiffer’s corset, the connection between Jane Austen and Nancy Meyers, and finding friends through film.

Let us know when you’ve listened.  We want your feedback!  Tell us what you think of the podcast by commenting here or leave us your thoughts on Facebook or Twitter.

Don’t forget, you can now subscribe to the Movies Made Me podcast on iTunes.  If you enjoy the show, please be sure to rate us!

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Click here to listen to Episode 9.

Here are a few links to organizations mentioned in episode nine:

MUZEO Museum and Cultural Center

The Fox Fullerton Theatre



Our Feature Attraction

Today, we proudly present the first episode of the Movies Made Me podcast.

Join your host, Cheryl Jones, for a look at the show format, as well as her lists of five films and three other items that have influenced her to become the person she is today.  As mentioned in this edition, future episodes of Movies Made Me will feature special guests, who will discuss their lists in an informal setting that we hope you will enjoy.  Like sitting down with your friends for a really great conversation about film, Movies Made Me will bring you an entertaining and personal look at the ways in which movies help us create our identities and affect us in ways we may not previously have considered.

So, sit back, relax and give episode one a listen.  We hope you’ll enjoy it and will come back for more.  And, please, let us know what you think; leave comments here, or use the links to the left to communicate with us through Facebook or Twitter.  And be sure to subscribe to our RSS feed.

We’ll have the next episode ready for you in two weeks.

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Click Here to Listen to Episode One

Here are a few links to events and organizations mentioned in episode one:

FIDM 23rd Annual Art of Motion Picture Costume Design exhibition


Where’s the Art?

Lebowski Fest

Tall ship Lady Washington

Los Angeles Maritime Institute Top Sail Youth Program