Books and Movies

Books and Movies

Entertainment for your eyes and ears.

Supernovae and Space Science in Movies

6:00 PM • Replay • Aired Mar 31, 2020 • 21 MINS

Andy Howell of UC Santa Barbara explains why movies about space need a good astrophysicist on staff.

Andy Howell of UC Santa Barbara explains why movies about space need a good astrophysicist on staff.

Behind the Scenes

6:00 AM • Replay • Aired May 25, 2019 • 56 MINS

Let's pull back the curtain on some of our favorite movies to find out what goes on behind the scenes.

Let's pull back the curtain on some of our favorite movies to find out what goes on behind the scenes.

Movie Magic

7:00 PM • Replay • Aired Aug 29, 2018 • 58 MINS

There is an ever present spell that movies cast on us. They seem to leave us tingling as we exit the dark air-conditioned theater and re-enter the world we used to know but now find slightly different. Today's episode is dedicated to the profound influence movies have had on our lives.

There is an ever present spell that movies cast on us. They seem to leave us tingling as we exit the dark air-conditioned theater and re-enter the world we used to know but now find slightly different. Today's episode is dedicated to the profound influence movies have had on our lives.

Making Movies in COVID

1:00 PM • Replay • Aired Jan 7, 2021 • 15 MINS

Actress's personal movie making experience

Actress's personal movie making experience

Movies That Make You Think About the Tech in Your Life

8:00 PM • Replay • Aired Nov 2, 2021 • 20 MINS

A recent animated film can help parents talk about technology and privacy with their kids.

A recent animated film can help parents talk about technology and privacy with their kids.

The Movies of 2020

11:00 PM • Replay • Aired Jan 9, 2021 • 57 MINS

Cole and Jeff reflect on how the madness of 2020 has affected the movie industry.

Cole and Jeff reflect on how the madness of 2020 has affected the movie industry.

Writing Christmas Movies

1:52 PM • Replay • Aired Dec 3, 2020 • 42 MINS

Karen Schaler talks about what it takes to write a Christmas movie.

Karen Schaler talks about what it takes to write a Christmas movie.

Movie Soundtracks

10:00 PM • Replay • Aired Feb 1, 2019 • 55 MINS

Everyone recognizes the duh-dun, duh-dun, duh-duh-duh-dun of Jaws or the dum dum dum duh-da-dum duh-da-dum of Star Wars so today we talk about the catchiest part of movies, the songs!

Everyone recognizes the duh-dun, duh-dun, duh-duh-duh-dun of Jaws or the dum dum dum duh-da-dum duh-da-dum of Star Wars so today we talk about the catchiest part of movies, the songs!