1987

Ep. 102: Night Zoo

We continue #NIGHTvember with 1987’s Night Zoo.  With a title like Night Zoo, you’d expect a fun, family comedy.  Maybe something along the lines of Night at the Museum.  Spoiler alert!  You would be wrong.  Dead Wrong.   Night Zoo, directed by Jean-Claude Lauzon, is a dark film that spends the majority of its time…

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Ep. 102: Night Zoo
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Ep. 78: Talking Walls

Welcome to #Febsessed, where we discuss the New World movies about obsession, and what better way to start than 1987’s TALKING WALLS! But is it a comedy? Is it a drama? Is it a love story? It is! Director Stephen Verona’s story about a guy filming other people getting it on while falling in love…

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Ep. 78: Talking Walls
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Ep. 74: Death Before Dishonor featuring Frank Garcia-Hejl

Finally, Cannon and New World Pictures join forces to discuss a film where other people join forces to take out other forces!  Of course, we’re talking about our guest, writer/performer and co-host of The Cannon Canon Podcast Frank Garcia-Hejl, and our Cannon-iest movie yet, DEATH BEFORE DISHONOR, starring football player-turned TV star Fred Dryer!  Based…

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Ep. 74: Death Before Dishonor featuring Frank Garcia-Hejl
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Ep. 72: Sister, Sister – featuring Jason Kleeberg

Jason from the Force Five Podcast joins us as #Newoirvember continues with 1987’s SISTER, SISTER, the debut of director Bill Condon (GODS AND MONSTERS, CHICAGO). But is it noir? Southern noir? Or Southern Giallo? We debate that as we discuss how to be a good hotel guest (welcome new sponsor, Hilton!), the horniness of the …

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Ep. 72: Sister, Sister - featuring Jason Kleeberg
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Ep. 66: Pretty Smart

We continue Comedy Month with 1987’s PRETTY SMART, the debut of director Dimitri Logothetis (SLAUGHTERHOUSE ROCK, JIU JITSU) and actor Patricia Arquette (NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET 3: DREAM WARRIORS, BOYHOOD)!  But is this a comedy, or is it a drama?  Or was it intended to be a musical? Is the penis a friend or foe?…

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Ep. 66: Pretty Smart
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Ep. 48: Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night

In this episode, we talk about a holiday classic.  While this movie doesn’t have anything to do with the holidays, it explores all the traditions of the holidays.  Traditions like getting wasted on carnival moonshine and going to a strip club complete with marionettes and, of course, letting your 1-year-old child wander the land on…

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Ep. 48: Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night
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Ep. 45: Flowers in the Attic – featuring Jessica Young

Jessica Young from The Rants and Raves Podcast joins us to discuss 1987’s Flowers in the Attic, written and directed by Jeffrey Bloom, and adapted from the V.C. Andrews’ novel of the same title. None of us were prepared for the many life lessons the film would teach us.  For instance, did you know that…

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Ep. 44: Hellraiser – featuring Justin Grams

We invited our first guest, Justin Grams, to celebrate our TWO YEAR ANNIVERSARY by talking about HELLRAISER.  A lot has been said about this movie but that didn’t stop us from saying a whole lot more. For example, is Frank hot or not?  How hard is it to open the box?  Was blood the only…

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Ep. 17: Heathers

To celebrate our 17th episode, we talk about a movie most people have actually seen!  It’s 1988’s Heathers.  Is Veronica a worse person than the Heathers?  Do high school kids like pate?  Are podcasts modern diaries?  We discuss!

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Ep. 17: Heathers
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Ep. 9: Creepshow 2

Before the series on Shudder and after the George Romero classic, Creepshow, was New World Pictures’ Creepshow 2.  We discuss the economic viability of small town America, former players for the San Diego Chargers, the mechanics of automobile sun roofs.  We also talk about Creepshow 2.  

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