When You Wish Upon a Podcast
125 - Pete’s Dragon

125 - Pete’s Dragon

May 18, 2018

Fire up the lighthouse and sail safely into port! This week we talk about The Phantom of the Megaplex, Master of the House from Les Mis, The Music Man, Harry Potter audio books, and more! Follow along at wishpodcast.com

122 - The Rescuers

122 - The Rescuers

April 27, 2018

Calling all delegates - we’ve found a note in a bottle and need to take action. This week we talk about Miss Hannigan, Chip and Dale Rescue Rangers, The UN, Medusa, and more. Follow along at wishpodcast.com

120 - The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh

120 - The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh

April 13, 2018

Grab a smackerel of honey and press play! This week we talk about Pooh sticks, the Mayor of Main Street election of 1995, Pooh’s many aliases, phone books, and more! Follow along at wishpodcast.com

102 - Robin Hood

102 - Robin Hood

December 8, 2017

Our cousin Chris is back after a year away to recap his favorite childhood movie! This week we talk about Phil’s tip jar coin strategy, Chris’ silky bowl cut, the dinner party episode of The Office, and more! Follow along at wishpodcast.com

93 - Bedknobs and Broomsticks

93 - Bedknobs and Broomsticks

October 6, 2017

Fasten your blankets! Keep your arms and legs inside the blankets! Tuck yourself in before helping others! This week we talk about how we have the magic in us, buying an apothecary table from Yore, awesome tap dancer in Post Modern Jukebox, and more! Follow along at wishpodcast.com

89 - The Aristocats

89 - The Aristocats

September 8, 2017

Our sister Melissa joins us to talk about the movie she always tried to make us watch as kids! We talk about Kirk Cameron in You Lucky Dog, Amanda’s creepy doll in the closet, Wii Fit, and Melissa’s failed middle school band career. We also plug Phil and Melissa’s new podcast - Storm Brain Show. Follow along at wishpodcast.com

75 - The Jungle Book

75 - The Jungle Book

June 2, 2017

Put down your book, pick up your headphones, and join us on our Jungle Book adventure. This week we talk about underwear hats, incorrect definitions of phrases, the physics behind a tiger pulling a bear, and more. Follow along at wishpodcast.com

63 - Mary Poppins

63 - Mary Poppins

March 10, 2017

Less about the details but more about the details. Phil claims he’s a better babysitter than Mary Poppins. Amanda played Mary Poppins in multiple dance recitals. Julie Andrews is the best. Bert has so many jobs around town. Short nod to the book characters. Phil’s NYC street show experience plus Nick and Winston from New Girl. The mother is a trailblazing feminist. Did he change his name to work at a bank of did he work there because of his name. William and Madeline starred as Jane and Michael Banks and crushed it. Wind blows all of the nannies down the street. Almost too many fun facts about this movie. Stephen Colbert interview with Dame Julie Andrews. Never give references and just hire yourself. George Costanza hires himself and GOB’s references. This magic bag is the best. Spoonful of sugar - mix fun with something boring. Game - Song Lyric Questions. The original Mambo Number 5 (Lou Bega). Amanda and Phil are both Spelling Bee champions. Magic tape measure to size people up. It’s better than a finger in your eye. Phil’s tip jar advice. New crazy outfits and the penguin waiters. Amanda’s Poppins Penguins fridge magnet. Contesting Mary’s horse race win. When you don’t have anything to say, just say supercalifragilisticexpialidocious. Different colors of medicine. Mrs Banks throwing eggs at the Prime Minister. Stupid smart jokes. Phil and Amanda love a good graph and chart. Cash money. They’re not evil, they’re just responsible. Not enough dancing and no illustrations. Article about investing and saving. Step in time. I never explain anything. Rude firing. Flying good and bad kites. Poppins out. Work life balance. Navckid Keyd. Bert theories. Mary Poppins in EPCOT. Almost a Disneyland Mary Poppins ride. Large Academy Awards presence. The quickest of changes. Julie Andrews was not cast for My Fair Lady. Saving Mr Banks. Mary Poppins Returns. Long gap between original and sequel. I just value a good investment plan okay. Not really the word backwards. Cut the toddlers. Mrs Featherbottom. 100% on Rotten Tomatoes. Next episode - Emil and the Detectives

58 - The Sword in the Stone

58 - The Sword in the Stone

February 3, 2017

Phil gets wrongly annoyed at the title. Large gap between animated movies. Not the best vetting process for becoming king. Amanda poses with The Once and Future King book for her company photo. Amanda gets caught reading her book during the podcast. Merlin backwards time related backstory. Similar to the movie Memento. Amanda’s demanding list of things for Phil to watch. Archimedes and Merlin’s balanced teamwork. Discussing the physics behind the magical sugar bowl. Game - Higitus Figitus Lyrics. Making cookies and messing up ingredients - you get the gist. Wizard Blizzard - sounds like a good Dairy Queen flavor. Getting called the wrong name. Dave and Dave story. Unrealistic cartoon animal features. Animal training games. Lessons that don’t quite pan out (fish, squirrel, bird. Lost season 5 time travel discussion. Too many dishes for that many people. Phil only has 5 forks but tons of spoons. It’s funny when it happens to someone else but not when it happens to you. Replacing girl with squirrel in songs. Wayside School book series. Reading a mountain of books. Marvelous Magnificent Mad Madam Mim. Wizard duel - Mim vs Merlin. Arthur forgets his one job. A Knight’s Tale movie. Square table or round? Happy Birthday to Zuko. Sword in the Stone attraction. Full House Disney World episodes. Phil got chosen for everything in Disney World. World Showcase Players. Next episode - A Tiger Walks

40 - One Hundred and One Dalmatians

40 - One Hundred and One Dalmatians

September 30, 2016

Episode 40 + 1961 = 101 Dalmatians! Aggressive recaps. Melissa wanted to be a dog. No smoking ad featuring Cruella de Vil. Opening credits of the movie. Humans are the pets in this scenario. People look like their pets. Meet-cute in the park. That devil woman. Melody first! Name three friends who you hate. Amanda loves Roger. Phil can count. Melissa and Zuko look alike. Dog names and spots. Jasper and Horace puppy-napping time. Cruella is a chain-wreck. Twilight Bark – best communication system. Lady and the Tramp shout out. How do you steal a spotted puddle? Cake sandwich. Game – Name 101 Disney Characters. Figure It Out with Summer Sanders. Promoting everyone including yourself. Toes are froze. Sleeping puppies are the cutest. Getting dirty. Amanda gets blindsided by Selina Gomez singing Cruella de Vil. The book was “spot on”. Phil takes the villain’s side. Amanda reminds us that she loves Roger. Next episode – The Absent-Minded Professor