Elizabeth (or Eliz) Geli is a journalist and social media professional living in Los Angeles, CA. She grew up in Orange County near Disneyland. She has several degrees from the University of Southern California, including a Master's in Specialized Journalism for the Arts (yes, it's a thing) focusing on film, television, and popular culture.
(Eliz is an employee of a Walt Disney Affiliated Company. Her opinions are her own and do not represent the Walt Disney Company or any of it's officials.)
Episode | November 30th, 2022 | 58 mins 8 secs
a christmas story, a christmas story christmas, christmas, cleveland street, entertainment weekly, erinn hayes, ew, family, flick, franchise, guest, hbomax, holiday, julie haggerty, legacy, maureen lee lenker, old man, peter billingsly, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, ralphie parker, randy, schwartz, sequel
Ralphie Parker is back in the brand new sequel A Christmas Story Christmas on HBOMax.
Join us and special guest EW's Maureen Lee Lenker as we end our 2022 season with a nostalgic trip back to Cleveland Street!
Episode | November 23rd, 2022 | 53 mins 44 secs
1994, charlie, chet, christmas, christmas spirit, david krumholtz, disney plus, disney+, elizabeth mitchell, elves, franchise, holiday, holidays, juliet, kal pen, last man standing, lost, marriage, parody, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, reindeer, santa, scott calvin, sequel, the santa clause, the santa clauses, tim allen
It's been 16 long years since we last checked in with The Santa Clause, but now in the Year of our Santa 2022, Tim Allen is BACK once again! Can the new Disney+ series recapture the Christmas spirit of the 1994 original film?!
Find out on this week's Santastic episode of Sequel Rights!
Episode | November 9th, 2022 | 1 hr 11 mins
brad dourif, child's play, chucky, devon sawa, don mancini, fiona dourif, franchise, good guy, horror, jennifer tilly, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, season 2, sequel, syfy, television, tv
Season 2 of Chucky on USA/Syfy is well underway, so it's about time we check in with our favorite murderous Good Guy doll.
Join us as we run through the first five lore-heavy episodes of Chucky Season 2!
Episode | October 26th, 2022 | 54 mins 46 secs
animation, bloody, david wenham, franchise, kabal, kano, kenshi, manny jacinto, mk, mortal kombat, mortal kombat legends, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, scorpion, sequel, snow blind, sub zero, tremor, violent, warner animation, wb
You gone Snow Blind son...
Mortal Kombat Legends returns with it's 3rd iteration focused on Kenshi and King Kano. Join us as we fight our way through all opponents in Mortal Kombat Legends: Snow Blind!
Episode | October 12th, 2022 | 1 hr 2 mins
bring it on, bring it on cheer or die, cheerleading, dana schwartz, franchise, horror, missi pyle, pg-13, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, rebekah mckendry, sequel, slasher, stunts, syfy, universal 1440
Wait wait wait...Bring it On is now a horror franchise!?! WHAT?!
Tune in this week as we follow up on our favorite cheerleading film franchise with Bring It On: Cheer or Die.
Episode | October 5th, 2022 | 46 mins 7 secs
a christmas story, bring it on, chucky, disney plus, disney+, emilio estevez, epic, film, game changers, hockey, josh duhamel, lauren graham, mortal kombat, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, season 2, sequel, summer camp, the mighty ducks, the santa clause, tv
We're back after a brief hiatus to bring you a string of exciting Sequel Rights franchise follow-ups!!
First up is the premiere of the brand new season of The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers. Will we miss Emilio? Will the kids survive summer camp?! Find out our thoughts on the start of season 2 in this week's brand new episode!
Episode | March 23rd, 2022 | 1 hr 5 mins
2005, basketball, black-ish, blended familysequel, book, breakfast, cheaper by the dozen, cheaper by the dozen 2022, comedy, disney+, disneyplus, franchise, gabrielle union, gail lerner, los angeles, novel, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, remake, sauce, zach braff
Grab some breakfast and get your favorite sauce ready because it's time for the latest...and greatest?? Cheaper By The Dozen film!
Zach Braff and Gabrielle Union star in the brand new Disney+ original film on this week's Sequel Rights.
Episode | March 16th, 2022 | 1 hr 21 secs
2005, alyson stoner, baker, bonnie hunt, book, cheaper by the dozen, cheaper by the dozen 2, comedy, eugene levy, family, father, football, franchise, games, gilbreth, hilary duff, kids, labor day, large family, mother, novel, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, remake, rival, sequel, steve martin, taylor lautner, tom welling, twelve
This week, it's The Bakers vs. The Murtaugh's as Eugene Levy joins the large family fray in Cheaper By The Dozen 2!
Episode | March 9th, 2022 | 1 hr 10 mins
2003, alyson stoner, baker, bonnie hunt, book, cheaper by the dozen, christmas, comedy, family, father, football, franchise, gilbreth, hilary duff, kids, large family, mother, novel, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, remake, sequel, steve martin, tom welling, twelve
Steve Martin and Bonnie Hunt lead the Baker clan and all 12 of their kids in the 2003 remake of Cheaper By The Dozen this week.
Does it hold up to the original?? Find out in a brand new episode of Sequel Rights!
Episode | March 2nd, 2022 | 1 hr 3 mins
1952, belles on their toes, cheaper by the dozen, children, disney plus, disney+, family, franchise, gilbreth, hoagy carmichael, jeanne crain, musical, myrna loy, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, sequel, singing
Finally, the first sequel of 2022!!
This week, we take a look at 1952's surprise musical film Belles on Their Toes. Myrna Loy, Jeanne Crain and the whole Gilbreth clan is back for another round of old-fashioned fun.
Episode | February 23rd, 2022 | 1 hr 17 mins
1950, adaptation, book, cheaper by the dozen, clifton webb, comedy, drama, effeciency, family, father, franchise, gilbreth, industrial engineer, jeanne crain, kids, large family, mother, mr belvedere, myrna loy, novel, old fashioned, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, romance, sequel, twelve
Episode | December 22nd, 2021 | 1 hr 10 mins
a christmas story, a christmas story live, ana gasteyer, ben platt, brodcast, chris diamantopoulos, dear evan hansen, fox, franchise, fred armisen, guest.mike sorce, jane krakowski, ken jeong, live, matthew broderick, maya rudolph, musical, pasek and paul, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, ralphie, red ryder, sequel, songs, the greatest showman
Christmas isn't Christmas without a bit of music!
This week, we wrap up 2021 with a look at 2017's A Christmas Story Live! Guest Mike Sorce joins us to share his Pasek & Paul knowledge and help us decide how this stacks up with some of their other musical offerings.
Episode | December 15th, 2021 | 1 hr 24 secs
a christmas story, a christmas story 2, aaron schefres, brian levant, guest, higbees, holiday, ice fishing, jean shepherd, mom, nat mauldin, old man, parkers, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, ralphie, randy, santa, sequel
It's time to settle down by the fire for another tale of Christmas past....also known as A Christmas Story 2. Join your hosts, Justin, Eliz, Tyler and special guest Aaron Schefres as we give you all the reasons that this movie should be on Santa's naughty list!
Episode | December 8th, 2021 | 1 hr 23 mins
a christmas story, bob clark, canada, christmas, cleveland, decoder ring, family, franchise, guest, holiday, holidays, leg lamp, midwest, ohio, ovaltine, peter billingsly, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, ralphie, randy, red ryder, sequel, the darcys, toronto, wes marskell, you'll shoot your eye out
We continue further into the holiday season with a bonifide Christmas classic.
A Christmas Story is often listed as the #1 Christmas movie of all time for many people, but what about your hosts on Sequel Rights?? We're joined this week by Wes Marskell from The Darcys as we discover if this nostalgia filled holiday gem still works it's magic on us.
Episode | November 17th, 2021 | 1 hr 9 mins
20th century studios, archie yates, buzz, christmas, comedy, dan mazer, devin ratray, disney plus, disney+, disney+ day, doll, ellie kemper, family, franchise, holiday, home alone, home sweet home alone, kenan thompson, mccallister, mikey day, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, rob delaney, sequel, streaming, traps, vr
It's time for another holiday season on Sequel Rights, and this year we're getting to kick things off with a new entry in one of our favorite holiday franchises!!
It's been quite a while since we covered the Home Alone franchise back in 2018, but Home Sweet Home Alone premiered on Disney+ Day just last Friday, and this is one we can't miss! Join us for a brand new episode where we analyze all the traps, all the laughs, and all the holiday cheer.
Episode | October 20th, 2021 | 54 mins 34 secs
brad dourif, child's play, chucky, devon sawa, don mancini, fiona dourif, franchise, good guy, horror, jennifer tilly, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, sequel, syfy, television, tv
Chucky is back!!
Don Mancini and Brad Dourif return to bring back the original Chucky for a brand new tv series on SyFy this October and Sequel Rights is here to dive into the first episode. Does it live up to the original films, how does it compare to the recent reboot?? Tune in to find out!