September 6th, 2021 | 1 hr 12 mins
70s, drama, movie, scifi
This 1977 movie gave us mysterious visitations, government cover-ups, a sense of wonder, and the template for 1980s Spielberg. Ian and Matthew talk about CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND.
August 23rd, 2021 | 53 mins 50 secs
80s, movie, scifi
John Lithgow plays the nucleus scientist, and Christopher Collet plays the kids who steals his plutonium. It's THE MANHATTAN PROJECT from 1986.
August 9th, 2021 | 48 mins 19 secs
70s, movie, scifi
Wouldn't it be great if technology could usher in a new eon of peace and prosperity? Be careful what you wish for.
July 26th, 2021 | 50 mins 19 secs
80s, drama, movie, scifi
Want to play a game? How about watch a movie? In this episode Ian and Matthew discuss 1983’s WARGAMES.
July 12th, 2021 | 1 hr 4 secs
00s, animation, kids, millennial strikes back, movie
POKÉMON 3: THE MOVIE. Or POKÉMON THE MOVIE 3. Or SPELL OF THE UNOWN: ENTEI. Or... listen, this movie has a lot of titles. But we’re here to find out what it meant to Ian, and why. And does it still hold up?
June 14th, 2021 | 52 mins 15 secs
50s, monster, movie, scifi
Ian and Matthew celebrate Ray Harryhausen with a look at two of his earliest movies: THE BEAST FROM 20,000 FATHOMS and IT CAME FROM BENEATH THE SEA.
May 31st, 2021 | 56 mins 45 secs
70s, horror, movie
H.P. Lovecraft's cosmic horror gets a 70s-hippie-sex-magic take in this Roger Corman-produced version of THE DUNWICH HORROR.
May 3rd, 2021 | 1 hr 10 secs
80s, comedy, horror, movie
The horror/comedy blockbuster that launched a weird and twisty franchise.
April 19th, 2021 | 1 hr 6 mins
80s, fantasy, movie, romance
Some things transcend the bounds of time. Is that true the 1980 romance SOMEWHERE IN TIME?
March 22nd, 2021 | 50 mins 18 secs
80s, movie, music
Last episode, Matthew introduced Ian to the album STOP MAKING SENSE by Talking Heads. Now it's time to complete the picture with full the concert film.