The Inter-Millennium Media Project, where a GenX dad subjects his Millennial son to 20th century media.

About the show

Matthew Porter and his son Ian Porter explore movies, TV, books and music from Matthew's youth, way back in the 20th Century. What stands the test of time? What doesn’t? And what's still worth binging in the new millennium?

Son learns what made Dad ... whatever he is today. And Dad learns what Son thinks of all this.

(Music by Jason Aro / Pond5)

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  • Special Announcement - Upcoming Live Stream!

    July 10th, 2024  |  46 secs
    bonus, game, live stream

    We'll be streaming live on YouTube on June 10, 2024 at 10 PM Eastern/8 PM Mountain time!


    July 8th, 2024  |  1 hr 7 mins
    80s, action, adventure, drama, movie

    The 2024 Summer Road Trip continues through post-apocalypse Australia...without highways? And mainly without cars? It's MAD MAX BEYOND THUNDERDOME


    June 24th, 2024  |  49 mins 34 secs
    80s, action, drama, movie

    The IMMP Summer Road Trip continues with the story of a heroic gyro copter pilot. And some guy named Max. It's THE ROAD WARRIOR.

  • 146: MAD MAX (1979)

    June 10th, 2024  |  52 mins 57 secs
    70s, action, drama, movie

    The IMMP 2024 Summer Road Trip starts off on the deadly highways of Australia with George Miller and Byron Kennedy's original MAD MAX from 1979.

  • 145: PLANET OF THE APES (1968)

    May 27th, 2024  |  1 hr 4 mins
    60s, adventure, movie, scifi

    Back In 1968, Charlton Heston played a misanthropic space commander who journeyed to a world free of human bureaucrats....but not free of bureaucracy! It's PLANET OF THE APES.

  • 144: ALIEN (1979)

    May 13th, 2024  |  53 mins 39 secs
    70s, horror, movie, scifi

    Back in 1979 Ridley Scott, Dan O'Bannon and an intrepid crew encountered a terrifying unknown entity and influenced decades of science fiction cinema.

  • 143: EARTH II (1971 TV movie)

    April 29th, 2024  |  57 mins 42 secs
    70s, drama, movie, scifi, tv

    Way back in 1971, when the Apollo program was still cool, a TV pilot imagined a techno-utopia in orbit. Governed by D&D. It's EARTH II.

  • 142: John Carpenter’s THE FOG (1980)

    April 15th, 2024  |  59 mins 1 sec
    80s, horror, john carpenter, movie

    The IMMP rolls into another John Carpenter movie with 1980's THE FOG.


    April 1st, 2024  |  55 mins 19 secs
    60s, action, adventure, scifi, tv

    It's finally time for the IMMP to talk about the TV series Leonard Nimoy was in years before IN SEARCH OF...

  • 140: IN SEARCH OF… Hosted by Leonard Nimoy

    March 18th, 2024  |  49 mins 46 secs
    70s, documentary, paranormal, tv

    In 1977, Leonard Nimoy brought a cornucopia of weirdness to curious young minds: IN SEARCH OF...

  • 139: David Lynch’s DUNE (1984)

    March 4th, 2024  |  1 hr 3 mins
    80s, movie, scifi

    In 1984, while studio execs panicked and audiences scratched their heads, Universal Pictures released David Lynch’s trippy, epic adaptation of DUNE.

  • 138: Bette Davis in NOW, VOYAGER

    February 19th, 2024  |  55 mins 58 secs
    40s, drama, movie, romance

    Melodrama month continues with 1942's NOW, VOYAGER. Bette Davis and Paul Henreid star in a saga of metal health, personal transformation, and really, really bad parenting.