ktlogo2Each week filmmaker & author, Kate Chaplin dissects a movie that has inspires her life for good, bad or ugly and shows you the universal messages hidden within. Like on Facebook. Follow on Twitter.

The show started in October, 2014 on D20 Crit and has now moved to Gal’s Guide to the Galaxy

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Kate’s Take took home 3 awards at the IndyPodcast awards, November 2015. Rookie of the Year, Most Entertaining and the Golden Award for best coverage of a Geek Event.

In 2016 Kate’s Take was again awarded twice from IndyPodnet for Best Audio & Sound Quality and Most Entertaining.

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Kate’s Take Awards (Best of 2015)

11 categories (because…Spinal Tap) with hat-tips to the awards Kate’s Take won this year. Kate & Wil have comprised 5 nominations for each category. Winners have been announced on the show

KT YT Award Winners

Episode List (D20Crit Shows)

  1. What Dreams May Come
  2. Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner
  3. You’ve Got Mail
  4. Top 5 Films of 2014
  5. E.T. The Extra Terrestrial
  6. Superbowl Movie Trailers
  7. Oscar Special
  8. Schindler’s List
  9. The Bechdel Test
  10. Rocky 1-3
  11. Rocky 4-6
  12. What’s Kate Watching?
  13. Josh’s Take – The Forest Gump Trilogy
  14. Fight Club
  15. Black Widow Merchandising
  16. Marvel Cinematic Universe
  17. Captain America: The First Avenger
  18. The Avengers in reverse
  19. That Could Have Been Better – Spider-man 3
  20. The Terminal
  21. Finding Nemo
  22. Live at Inconjunction talking about Alien movies
  23. Live at Gen Con talking about Gaming movies
  24. Live at Gen Con Female Filmmaker’s Panel
  25. Whale Rider
  26. A League of the their Own
  27. To Kill a Mockingbird
  28. Field of Dreams
  29. Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
  30. Mulan
  31. The Fifth Element
  32. Network
  33. Star Wars: A New Hope
  34. Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back
  35. Star Wars: Return of the Jedi
  36. Star Wars: The Phantom Menace
  37. Star Wars: Attack of the Clones
  38. Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith
  39. Star Wars: The Force Awakens
  40. Live at Starbase Indy Star Trek: The Motion Picture
  41. Kate’s Take Awards: Best of 2015
  42. Miracle
  43. Orange County
  44. Sliding Doors
  45. Matrix
  46. Matix Part 2
  47. Oscars Special
  48. Women in Film
  49. A Raisin in the Sun
  50. Malcolm X
  51. Selma
  52. Superman
  53. Sneakers
  54. Josh’s Take – The Commitments
  55. Hackers
  56. Brave
  57. Star Trek Fan Film Guidelines