Episode Archive

Episode Archive

133 episodes of IMMP since the first episode, which aired on November 2nd, 2018.

  • 116: THE STING

    April 17th, 2023  |  40 mins 11 secs
    70s, comedy, drama, movie

    Psst. Hey. Yeah, you. You look like a smart guy. Can I interest you in what might be the best grift movie of all time? It's 1973's THE STING.

  • 115: THE NATURAL starring Robert Redford

    April 3rd, 2023  |  1 hr 44 secs
    80s, drama, movie, sports

    Just in time for baseball season, Matthew introduced Ian to his favorite baseball movie of all time: THE NATURAL starring Robert Redford.


    March 20th, 2023  |  58 mins 32 secs
    80s, action, adventure, fantasy, movie

    In ancient times of high adventure -- 1982 -- there was a sword. And there was a sorcerer. And their tale was told in a movie with the imaginative title THE SWORD AND THE SORCERER.


    March 6th, 2023  |  59 mins 21 secs
    80s, fantasy, movie

    In 1981 Terry Gilliam’s third feature film took us beyond space and time through cracks in the universe. A strange and silly universe. The week Ian and Matthew talk about TIME BANDITS.

  • 112: THE GREAT HOUDINI(S) Starring Paul Michael Glaser

    February 20th, 2023  |  46 mins 40 secs
    70s, biopic, drama, movie, tv

    In the early 1900s, Harry Houdini became the world's greatest entertainer by escaping every type of captivity. In the mid 1970s, ten-year-old Matthew was captivated by THE GREAT HOUDINIS, starring Paul Michael Glaser of Starsky and Hutch fame. How will Ian escape this TV biopic?


    February 6th, 2023  |  1 hr 2 mins
    2000s, action, adventure, animation, disney, kids, millennial strikes back

    Ian takes over the podcast to lead a discussion of an action-adventure tale that had a deep impact on his young movie-loving mind: Disney's ATLANTIS: THE LOST EMPIRE.

  • 110: H.P. Lovecraft’s AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS

    January 23rd, 2023  |  58 mins 24 secs
    30s, adventure, book, horror, scifi

    Following their arctic visit to Ice Station Zebra, Ian and Matthew continue their icy endeavors with a journey to the Antarctic to explore H.P Lovecraft's AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS.


    January 9th, 2023  |  50 mins 33 secs
    60s, action, drama, movie, thriller

    As we deal with the icy winds of January, we ask ourselves: what if we take these icy winds and add Cold War nuclear tensions? And a cool nuclear submarine? Join Ian and Matthew for a talk about 1968's ICE STATION ZEBRA.


    December 26th, 2022  |  1 hr 20 mins
    80s, action, adventure, fantasy, movie

    Christmas with Conan continues! Right on the tail of 1982's CONAN THE BARBARIAN, Raffaella De Laurentiis produced 1984's CONAN THE DESTROYER. New villain. New sidekicks. New director. New tone. Same Conan?

  • 107: CONAN THE BARBARIAN starring Arnold Schwarzenegger (1982)

    December 12th, 2022  |  1 hr 16 mins
    80s, action, fantasy, movie

    Happy Hyborian Holidays! Our December theme is Christmas with Conan, starting with 1982's CONAN THE BARBARIAN starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.

  • 106: Ralph Bakshi’s THE LORD OF THE RINGS (1978)

    November 28th, 2022  |  1 hr 1 min
    70s, animation, fantasy, movie, tolkien

    More than two decades before Peter Jackson made the world believe that New Zealand is Middle Earth, animator Ralph Bakshi gave us an ambitious and deeply weird adaptation of Tolkien's THE LORD OF THE RINGS.

  • 105: THE HOBBIT (Rankin Bass, 1977)

    November 14th, 2022  |  44 mins 12 secs
    70s, animation, kids, musical, tolkien, tv

    Tricksey hobbitses! In this episode Ian and Matthew discuss Matthew's junior high Tolkien obsession, and specifically the 1977 Rankin Bass animated version of THE HOBBIT.