375- JOHN WICK

375- JOHN WICK

To celebrate the release of John Wick 3: Parabellum, we revisit the original JOHN WICK! Starring Keanu Reeves as a deadly former hitman out to get revenge for the murder of his beloved puppy, this movie came out of nowhere to become one of the most beloved franchises of the...
374- FACE / OFF

374- FACE / OFF

We take nothing at face value as we discuss FACE/OFF, the 1997 sci-fi action thriller directed by John Woo and starring John Travolta and Nicholas Cage as a cop and his nemesis who switch their freakin’ faces! Also featuring Joan Allen, Gina Gershon and Dominique Swain, this insane premise blew...
373- AMERICAN PSYCHO

373- AMERICAN PSYCHO

Update your business cards, this week we get a little murder-y with AMERICAN PSYCHO! Directed by Mary Harron and starring Christian Bale, Reese Witherspoon, Jared Leto and Chloe Sevigny, it’s the classic tale of somebody with too much money and power deciding they should kill people. Adapted from Bret Easton...
372- TOY STORY

372- TOY STORY

With the launch of Disney+ and the upcoming release of Toy Story 4, we wistfully look back at the original TOY STORY! Starring Tom Hanks as as the drawstring cowboy Woody and Tim Allen as Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story is the tale of a couple of toys who have to...
371- THE FISHER KING

371- THE FISHER KING

In anticipation of Terry Gilliam’s long awaited The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, we revisit 1991’s THE FISHER KING, Gilliam’s fantasy soaked drama starring Jeff Bridges as a disgraced shock jock who has to find a way to help a man whose tragic circumstances he feels responsible for. Also starring Robin Williams...
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370- THE NET

370- THE NET

This week we download the url to THE NET, the 1995 web-themed thriller starring Sandra Bullock as an 1337 hacker who uncovers a chilling cyber plot that threatens the information super-highway and loses her identity in the process. Also featuring Jeremy Northam, Dennis Miller and Ray McKinnon, the net dials-up the tension, but does it...
369- BABE

369- BABE

This week we go down to the farm with BABE, the 1995 family film starring James Cromwell and a bunch of barnyard animals. It’s a heartwarming story about a young pig who learns he can be so much more just by being his kind self. Isn’t that nice? Also featuring Christine Cavanaugh and Hugo Weaving,...
368- PLEASANTVILLE

368- PLEASANTVILLE

Gee golly, this week we explore a kinder, simpler world with PLEASANTVILLE, the 1998 comedy starring Reese Witherspoon and Toby McGuire as two modern teens who are sucked into the TV set (and not in the binging-Russian-Doll-on-Netflix way). Also featuring Joan Allen, Jeff Daniels and Don Knotts, Pleasantville examines the rose-colored glasses of nostalgia and...
367- THE PURSUIT OF HAPPYNESS with Casey Palmer

367- THE PURSUIT OF HAPPYNESS with Casey Palmer

This week we exercise our unalienable rights to lyfe and lyberty by watching THE PURSUIT OF HAPPYNESS! Starring Will Smith and real-life son Jaden, this film is an inspirational tale about a single father struggling with homelessness while trying to get a foot in the door at an investment firm. Where’s your auntie and uncle...
366- JAY AND SILENT BOB STRIKE BACK

366- JAY AND SILENT BOB STRIKE BACK

Call your hetero-life mate, this week we hit the road with JAY AND SILENT BOB STRIKE BACK, Kevin Smith’s raunchy comedy which was originally supposed to be the coda to his ‘View Askewniverse’. You remember that, with the clerks and the mall and the lesbians who for some reason want to sleep with Ben Affleck....
365- DUMB AND DUMBER

365- DUMB AND DUMBER

This week we celebrate an Oscar-winner by showcasing one of the seminal films in their Ĺ“uvre, and that is Peter Farrelly’s DUMB AND DUMBER. A tender, stirring emotional epic starring Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels, this glimpses into the lives of two, uh, idiots, as they transverse the country guided only by their wits and desire....
364- A GOOFY MOVIE

364- A GOOFY MOVIE

Gee gosh, this week we turn up the goof with A GOOFY MOVIE, the 1995 Disney animated comedy starring uh… Goofy, along with Max Goof, some other Goofs and Paulie Shore. The perfect cast! This movie overlaid the classic zaniness of early Disney animation with the crushing guilt of knowing you’re a terrible son and...
363- THE BREAKFAST CLUB

363- THE BREAKFAST CLUB

This week we’re stuck in detention with THE BREAKFAST CLUB, John Hughes’ classic teen comedy starring Molly Ringwald, Judd Hirsch and Antthony Michael Hall! Bryde MacLean of the Turn Me On podcast joins us to talk about archetypes, crushes who look like Emilio Estevez, rough guys with soft edges and watching this movie way too...
362- MURIEL'S WEDDING

362- MURIEL’S WEDDING

Steal a dress and grab your copy of ABBA Gold, this week we’re going down under for MURIEL’S WEDDING, the 1994 Australian comedy starring the wonderful Toni Collette, the amazing Rachel Griffiths and what else do you really need? This little-Aussie-movie-that-could, along with Strictly Ballroom and Priscilla Queen of the Dessert, helped put Australian cinema...
361- MINORITY REPORT

361- MINORITY REPORT

We’ve done the pre-crime, now we do the pre-time with Tom Cruise in MINORITY REPORT! Directed by Steven Spielberg and featuring Colin Ferrell, Emily Morton, Max Von Sydow and Tim Blake Nelson, this sci-fi dystopia looks at a terrifying world where you can’t even kill somebody without some weirdos in a bathtub watching you the...
360- JUNO

360- JUNO

Preggo my eggo, this week we’re checking our pee-sticks with JUNO, the 2007 comedy starring Ellen Page as a precocious teenager who gets unexpectedly pregnant! OMG? WTB? IWJSM! Written by Diablo Cody and directed by Jason Reitman, this movie taught us how babies are made, but how does it hold up now? Listen here to...
359- A FISH CALLED WANDA

359- A FISH CALLED WANDA

This week fishes are wishes as we swim with A FISH CALLED WANDA, the 1988 crime comedy written/co-directed/starring/catered by John Cleese (of Monty Python fame) and also featuring Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline and Michael Palin (no fixed address). It’s a story of love, betrayal, diamonds, snogging, those silly wigs British lawyers wear, pets, boots...