Slate's Spoiler Specials

On Slate's Spoiler Specials, Slate critics, such as Dana Stevens and Willa Paskin, discuss new movies and TV shows in spoiler-filled detail. We dissect twist endings, plot holes, and other secrets you won't read in reviews. WARNING: This podcast contains spoilers (duh).

TV & Film
Film Reviews
TV Reviews
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This Is 40: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Chris Wade discuss This Is 40. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
31 min
302
Life of Pi: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Engber discuss Life of Pi. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
26 min
303
Cloud Atlas: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens, John Swansburg and Dan Kois discuss Cloud Atlas. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
49 min
304
Looper: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss Looper. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
29 min
305
The Master: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Steven's and Forrest Wickman discuss The Master. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
29 min
306
The Bourne Legacy: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss The Bourne Legacy. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
27 min
307
Total Recall: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Chris Wade discuss Total Recall. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
29 min
308
The Dark Knight Rises: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Rises. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
30 min
309
Magic Mike: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss Magic Mike. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
27 min
310
Brave: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss Pixar's "Brave". WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
23 min
311
Prometheus: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Adam Kempenaar of WBEZ's Filmspotting discuss Ridley Scott's Prometheus. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
39 min
312
Battleship: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss Battleship. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
20 min
313
The Avengers: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and SlateV's Chris Wade discuss The Avengers. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
30 min
314
Cabin In The Woods: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and SlateV's Chris Wade discuss Cabin In The Woods. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
24 min
315
Bernie: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Seth Stevenson discuss Richard Linklater's Bernie. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
21 min
316
The Five Year Engagement: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and New York Times' Pamela Paul discuss The Five Year Engagement. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
20 min
317
The Hunger Games: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss The Hunger Games. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
24 min
318
Casa de mi Padre: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Bryan Curtis discuss "Casa de mi Padre." WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
20 min
319
Haywire: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss "Haywire." WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
25 min
320
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and June Thomas discuss Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
16 min
321
Young Adult: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss Young Adult. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
15 min
322
The Muppets: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss "The Muppets." WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
19 min
323
A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas: Slate Spoil...
Slate's Dana Stevens and Forrest Wickman discuss "A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas." WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
15 min
324
Tower Heist: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and David Haglund discuss "Tower Heist." WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
24 min
325
Anonymous: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and The New Yorker online's John Swansburg discuss Roland Emmerich's "Anonymous." WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
19 min
326
The Skin I Live In: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and June Thomas discuss "The Skin I Live In." WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
21 min
327
The Ides of March: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Seth Colter Walls discuss The Ides of March. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
22 min
328
What's Your Number?: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Jessica Grose discuss What's Your Number? WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
18 min
329
Moneyball: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Josh Levin discuss Moneyball. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
21 min
330
Drive: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss Driven. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
28 min
331
The Change-Up: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Pamela Paul discuss The Change-Up. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
21 min
332
Rise of the Planet of the Apes: Slate Spoiler S...
Slate's Dana Stevens and Seth Colter Walls discuss Rise of the Planet of the Apes. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
23 min
333
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2: Sl...
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
27 min
334
Transformers 3: Dark of the Moon: Slate Spoiler...
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss Transformers 3: Dark of the Moon. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
24 min
335
Cars 2: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss Cars 2. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
17 min
336
Super 8: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss Super 8. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
25 min
337
Tree of Life: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Seth Colter Walls discuss Tree of Life. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
20 min
338
Bridesmaids: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Lindsay Robertson discuss Bridesmaids. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
21 min
339
Cave of Forgotten Dreams: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and guest critic Alice Tynan discuss Cave of Forgotten Dreams from director Werner Herzog. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
21 min
340
Meek's Cutoff: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss Meek's Cutoff from director Kelly Reichardt. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
20 min
341
Source Code: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's John Swansburg and Josh Levin discuss Source Code. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
20 min
342
Taxi Driver: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss the 2011 re-release of Taxi Driver. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
20 min
343
Jane Eyre: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and author and blogger Lizzie Skurnick discuss Jane Eyre. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
22 min
344
Unknown: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss Unknown. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
21 min
345
No Strings Attached: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Lindsay Robertson discuss No Strings Attached. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
19 min
346
Black Swan: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Emily Tuttle discuss Black Swan. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
23 min
347
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Slate Spo...
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss the Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
20 min
348
127 Hours: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss the 127 Hours. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
23 min
349
Social Network: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss the Social Network. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
24 min
350
Catfish: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens, Julia Turner, and Stephen Metcalf discuss Catfish. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
13 min
351
The Town: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss Ben Affleck's The Town. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
16 min
352
I'm Still Here: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss the Joaquin Phoenix "documentary" I'm Still Here. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
14 min
353
The American: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss The American starring George Clooney. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
23 min
354
Eat Pray Love: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens, Lindsay Robertson and Lizzie Skurnick discuss Eat, Pray, Love. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
24 min
355
Salt: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Lizzie Skurnick discuss Salt. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
21 min
356
The Kids Are Alright: Slate Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss The Kids Are Alright. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
22 min
357
Grease Sing-a-Long: Slate Spoiler Specials
Slate's Dana Stevens and June Thomas discuss Grease Sing-a-Long. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
13 min
358
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse: Slate Spoiler Specials
Slate's Dana Stevens and Lizzie Skurnick discuss The Twilight Saga: Eclipse. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
24 min
359
Knight and Day: Slate Spoiler Specials
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss Toy Story 3. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
0 min
360
Toy Story 3: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss Toy Story 3. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
22 min
361
The Karate Kid: Slate's Spoiler Special
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss the Karate Kid. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
32 min
362
Get Him to the Greek: Slate's Spoiler Specials
Slate's Dana Stevens and Alice Tynan discuss Get Him to the Greek. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
25 min
363
Sex and the City 2: Slate's Spoiler Specials
Slate's Dana Stevens and Julia Turner discuss Sex and the City 2. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
24 min
364
Iron Man 2: Slate's Spoiler Specials
Slate's Dana Stevens and Jessica Winter discuss Iron Man 2. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
21 min
365
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Date Night
Slate's Dana Stevens and Tanner Colby discuss Date Night. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
14 min
366
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Hot Tub Time Machine
Slate's Dana Stevens, John Swansburg and Dan Kois discuss Hot Tub Time Machine. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
28 min
367
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Greenberg
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss Greenberg. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
27 min
368
Slate's Spoiler Specials: The Crazies
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss The Crazies. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
21 min
369
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Shutter Island
Slate's Dana Stevens and Troy Patterson discuss Shutter Island. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
25 min
370
Slate's Spoiler Specials: The Nanny Diaries
Slate's Spoiler Specials: The Nanny Diaries. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
17 min
371
Slate's Spoiler Specials: It's Complicated
Slate's Dana Stevens and Willa Paskin discuss It's Complicated. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
26 min
372
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Nine
Slate's Dana Stevens and June Thomas discuss "Nine." WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
18 min
373
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Crazy Heart
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss Crazy Heart. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
23 min
374
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Invictus
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss Invictus. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
23 min
375
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Up in the Air
Slate's Dana Stevens, Dan Kois and John Swansburg discuss Up in the Air. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
23 min
376
Slate's Spoiler Specials: The Twilight Saga: Ne...
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss The Twilight Saga: New Moon. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
22 min
377
Slate's Spoiler Specials: 2012
Slate's Dana Stevens, Dan Kois and John Swansburg discuss 2012. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
26 min
378
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Fantastic Mr. Fox.
Slate's Dana Stevens and Jonah Weiner discuss Fantastic Mr. Fox. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
21 min
379
Slate's Spoiler Specials: A Christmas Carol
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss A Christmas Carol. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
20 min
380
Slate's Spoiler Specials: The Box
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss The Box. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
26 min
381
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Where the Wild Things...
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss Where the Wild Things Are. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
23 min
382
Slate's Spoiler Specials: The Invention of Lying
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss The Invention of Lying. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
21 min
383
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Jennifer's Body
Slate's Dana Stevens and Lindsay Robertson discuss Jennifer's Body. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
25 min
384
Slate's Spoiler Specials: The Informant
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss The Informant. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
20 min
385
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Extract
Slate's Dana Stevens and Win Rosenfeld discuss Extract. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
17 min
386
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Julie & Julia
Slate's Dana Stevens and Kathleen Collins discuss Julie & Julia. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
18 min
387
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Funny People
Slate's Dana Stevens and Tanner Colby discuss Funny People. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie
22 min
388
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Harry Potter and the ...
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie
16 min
389
Bruno: Slate's Spoiler Specials
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss Bruno. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
22 min
390
Land of the Lost: Slate's Spoiler Specials
Slate's Dana Stevens and author Tanner Colby talk about Land of the Lost. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
17 min
391
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Terminator: Salvation
Slate's Dana Stevens and Daniel Engber discuss Terminator: Salvation. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie
20 min
392
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Star Trek
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss Star Trek. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie
16 min
393
Slate's Spoiler Specials: X-Men Origins: Wolverine
Slate's Dana Stevens and John Swansburg discuss X-Men Origins: Wolverine. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
23 min
394
Slate's Spoiler Specials: State of Play
Slate's Dana Stevens and Dan Kois discuss State of Play. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
18 min
395
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Observe and Report
Slate's Dana Stevens and Tanner Colby discuss Observe and Report. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
15 min
396
Slate's Spoiler Specials: I Love You, Man
Slate's Dana Stevens and Culture Editor John Swansburg discuss I Love You, Man. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
13 min
397
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Duplicity
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Duplicity. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
16 min
398
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Watchmen
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Watchmen. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
26 min
399
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Crossing Over
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Crossing Over. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
18 min
400
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Confessions of a Shop...
Slate's Spoiler Specials: Confessions of a Shopaholic. WARNING: This podcast is meant to be heard AFTER you've seen the movie.
18 min