Sequel Rights

We take a look at the film franchises that make you go, "They made how many of those?!?!," then give each and every sequel... a fair trial!

About the show

We take a look at the film franchises that make you go, "They made how many of those?!?!," then give each and every sequel... a fair trial! Hosted by Elizabeth Geli, Justin Kamps, and Tyler Hymanson. Reach us at [email protected], @sequelrights on Twitter, and facebook.com/sequelrights.

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Episodes and Blog Entries

  • Ep 178 - The Descent

    Episode  |  February 24th, 2021  |  56 mins 25 secs
    2005, alternate ending, appalachia, british, cave, caving, claustrophobia, crawlers, creature, david julyan, dvd, franchise, gore, horror, jon harris, natalie mendoza, neil marshall, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, sequel, shauna macdonald, sports, the descent, trapped, uk

    Have you ever wondered what could be hiding down in a deep dark cave? If it's anything like what we find in Neil Marshall's 2005 film The Descent, maaaaybe it's a question best left unanswered. Join us as we kick off another listener requested franchice on this week's brand new episode!!

  • Ep 177 - Carrie (2013) (GUEST: Alissa Hunsaker)

    Episode  |  February 17th, 2021  |  1 hr 15 mins
    2013, alissa hunsaker, ansel elgort, carrie, chloe grace moretz, franchise, guest, high school, horror, judy greer, julianne moore, kimberly pierce, modern, novel, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, prom, remake, revenge, sci-fi, sequel, stephen king, telekinesis

    This week, special guest Alissa Hunsaker joins us to watch Chloe Grace Moretz and Julianne Moore take on roles that we're seeing for the THIRD time now! How do they stack up to those that came before?? Tune in and find out!

  • Ep 176 - Carrie (2002) (GUEST: Kyle Smith)

    Episode  |  February 10th, 2021  |  1 hr 1 min
    angela bettis, bryan fuller, carrie, check 15, david keith, emilie de ravin, franchise, guest, high school, horror, hypnogaja, kyle smith, movie, nbc, patricia clarkson, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, remake, sequel, shy boy, sky tyler, stephen king, telekinesis, tv, tv movie

    This week we hit the first of two remakes of Carrie (so far), with 2002's Bryan Fuller scripted TV movie. Can Patricia Clarkson and Angela Bettis live up to the iconic portrayals from the original?! Were television CG effects good in 2002? Will special guest Kyle Smith be mad we made him watch this movie?!

    All this and more in a brand new episode of Sequel Rights!

  • Ep 175 - The Rage: Carrie 2 (GUEST: Tani Shukla)

    Episode  |  February 3rd, 2021  |  1 hr 9 mins
    1999, carrie, carrie 2, football, franchise, guest, high school, horror, katt shea, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, rachel, revenge, sequel, stephen king, tani shukla, telekinesis, the rage carrie 2

    So, so, so many years after the original Carrie, someone decided to make a sequel and give it a super confusing name!

    Special guest Tani Shukla joins us this week to talk 1999's The Rage: Carrie 2.

  • Ep 174 - Carrie

    Episode  |  January 27th, 2021  |  1 hr 9 mins
    1976, bettie buckley, blood, brian de palma, carrie, classic, franchise, high school, horror, john travolta, pig, piper laurie, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, prom, revenge, sequel, sissy spacek, stephen king, supernatural, telekinesis, united artists

    This week your hosts Justin, Eliz, and Tyler are asking you to prom! We're kicking off the Carrie franchise with Brian De Palma's horror classic starring Sissy Spacek as Carrie.

    Won't you join us at the Bates High School prom??

  • Ep 173 - Look Who's Talking Now (GUEST: Megan Goldstein)

    Episode  |  January 20th, 2021  |  1 hr 13 mins
    1993, charles barkley, christmas, comedy, danny devito, david gallagher, diane keaton, family, franchise, george segal, guest, john travolta, kids, kirstie alley, look who's talking, look who's talking now, megan goldstein, pilot, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, santa, sequel, talking dogs

    SURPRISE!! It's Christmas once again!

    Talking dogs and special guest Megan Goldstein join the fray for our episode on 1993's Look Who's Talking Now!

  • Ep 172 - Look Who's Talking Too (GUEST: Gloriana Paz)

    Episode  |  January 13th, 2021  |  1 hr 7 mins
    amy heckerling, babies, baby, bruce willis, comedy, couple, damon wayans, family, franchise, gilbert godfried, gloriana paz, guest, john travolta, julie, kirstie alley, look who's talking too, marriage, mikey, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, problem child, roseanne barr, sequel, siblings, sister, talking baby

    It's time for the first sequel of 2021!!

    Mikey is about to face the biggest challenge of his little life...a baby sister! Special guest Gloriana Paz joins us to discuss 1990's Look Who's Talking Too.

  • Ep 171 - Look Who's Talking

    Episode  |  January 6th, 2021  |  1 hr 10 mins
    1989, abe vigoda, amy heckerling, baby, bruce willis, comedy, franchise, john travolta, kirstie alley, look who's talking, mickey, olympia dukakis, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, romance, sequel, sex, talking baby, tristar

    Happy New Year!

    It's a brand new year full of franchises here on Sequel Rights, and we're kicking things of with 1989's Look Who's Talking to help celebrate Justin's new little one. Kirstie Alley, John Travolta, and Bruce Willis star in Amy Heckerling's talking baby classic.

    Thanks for listening!

  • Ep 170 - Beethoven's Treasure Tail

    Episode  |  December 23rd, 2020  |  1 hr 3 mins
    animals, beethoven, beethoven's treasure tail, canada, capitalism, consumerism, disney, dog, family, franchise, fun, history, hollywood, jeffrey combs, jonathan silverman, kristy swanson, museum, pirates, pirates of the caribbean, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, sequel, st bernard, trainer, treasure, udo kier, yo ho

    It's time to bid Beethoven and 2020 goodbye! Join us as we talk through Beethoven's Treasure Tail and rank all EIGHT Beethoven films.

    Thanks for listening!!

  • Ep 169 - Beethoven's Christmas Adventure (GUEST: Bryan Bonwell)

    Episode  |  December 16th, 2020  |  1 hr 5 mins
    beethoven, bryan bonwell, canada, christmas, christmas adventure, elf, family, franchise, guest, holidays, john cleese, kyle massey, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, puppy, santa, sequel, sleigh, snow, st bernard, tom arnold, toys, wmg

    Silly listener, you didn't think that the Beethoven franchise would get away without having a Christmas entry did you?! Well you're in luck! The holidays are upon us and Beethoven needs to save Christmas ASAP! Join us and special guest Bryan Bonwell (who offers some unbelievably insider St. Bernard info) on Beethoven's Christmas Adventure!!

  • Ep 168 - Beethoven's Big Break

    Episode  |  December 9th, 2020  |  1 hr 2 mins
    animal trainer, beethoven, beethoven's big break, cesar millan, cgi, comedy, dog, dog whisperer, eddie griffin, family, film, franchise, hollywood, jennifer finnigan, joey fatone, jonathan silverman, lizard, meta, moises arias, orlando, oscar nunez, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, rhea perlman, screenwriting, sequel, st bernard, stephen tobolowsky, universal studios

    Beethoven finally goes meta in the latest sequel! Join your hosts Justin, Eliz, and Tyler as they pick apart another Universal Studios Orlando set sequel with Beethoven's Big Break!

  • Ep 167 - Beethoven's 5th

    Episode  |  December 2nd, 2020  |  48 mins 4 secs
    backlot, beethoven, beethoven's 5th, clint howard, dave thomas, daveigh chase, dog, film studio, franchise, ghosts, john larroquette, kathy griffin, mercury, mining, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, quicksilver, sara newton, scooby doo, sequel, studio lot, symphony, treasure, universal

    It's finally here, the moment the entire franchise has been building towards. Beethoven's 5th!! Can Dave Thomas, John Larroquette, and Kathy Griffin and a small town named Quicksilver live up to one of the most recognizable melodies of all time?! Find out in this week's brand new episode!

  • Ep 166 - Beethoven's 4th

    Episode  |  November 25th, 2020  |  51 mins 22 secs
    beethoven, beethoven's 4th, comedy, dog, dvd, family, franchise, greeting cards, home video, judge reinhold, julia sweeney, michaelangelo, oil painting, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, rich, sequel, training, universal, video

    If you were worried Beethoven's 4th wouldn't have Judge Reinhold well FEAR NOT! The Judge is back and this time Beethoven accidentally swaps places with a pampered, super-rich St. Bernard lookalike. Join us as we tackle the Beethoven Franchise's take on The Prince and the Pauper in this week's brand new episode!

  • Ep 165 - Beethoven's 3rd (GUEST: Chad Felix)

    Episode  |  November 18th, 2020  |  1 hr 4 mins
    beethoven, beethoven's 3rd, chad felix, comedy, dog, dvd, family, franchise, guest, home video, judge reinhold, julia sweeney, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, road trip, rv, sequel, trilogy, universal, video

    Same dog, different family! Beethoven hits the road with Judge Reinhold and Julia Sweeney in Beethoven's 3rd. Guest Chad Felix joins us as we hit straight-to-video releases in the Beethoven franchise real early.

  • Ep 164 - Beethoven's 2nd (GUEST: Kasey Truman)

    Episode  |  November 11th, 2020  |  57 mins 10 secs
    beethoven, beethoven's 2nd, best song, bonnie hunt, charles grodin, debi mazar, dog, dolly parton, eating contest, extra, fair, family, fun, guest, james ingram, kasey truman, love, missy, oscars, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, puppies, romance, sequel, song, st bernard

    Beethoven is back and this time he's in love!! Awwww! Special guest Kasey Truman joins us to talk about her experience on set filming Beethoven's 2nd.

  • Ep 163 - Beethoven (GUEST: Nathaniel Rotta)

    Episode  |  November 4th, 2020  |  1 hr 2 mins
    1992, beethoven, bonnie hunt, brian levant, charles grodin, david duchovney, dean jones, dog, drool, edmond dantes, family, franchise, john hughes, oliver platt, patricia heaton, podcast, podcasting, podernfamily, puppies, randy edelman, slobber, st bernard, stanley tucci

    Roll over Tall Man, there's a new terror in town, but this one is SO CUTE!!! In 1992, Universal kicked off the 8 film Beethoven series with the original John Hughes classic. We dive into more canine antics as we kick off our look at Beethoven with special guest Nathaniel Rotta!

    Note: this episode was recorded in October 2020 prior to the election

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