A rich teenage psychopath betrays the goodwill of the entire city of Chicago.
We get back to our John Hughes roots in this episode about Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986).
These 1950's teens aren't just horny, they're also racist!
Two years before he gave us A Christmas Story, Bob Clark directed 1981's Porky's. It's the timeless story of a selfish teenagers, abusive parents, and decorative female characters.
A record store faces closing because THE MAN must ruin all that is good in this world.
We try to keep it together as we talk Empire Records (1995) starring Liv Tyler, Rory Cochrane, Ethan Embry, Robin Tunney and Renée Zellweger.
A man shrinks his kids and the neighbor's kids thus proving he's the exact loser his wife thinks he is.
Honey, I Shrunk The Kids is classic Disney, classic Moranis, and classic kid fantasy (giant oatmeal cream pie,).
A crazy version of the future where the police are robots who shoot first and ask questions later.
We watched RoboCop (1987), and talked about director Paul Veerhoven's admission that he intended for RoboCop to be an "American Jesus with a gun."
Peter Pan's gots kids?
We set a course for Hook (1991) starring Robin Williams and Dustin Hoffman.
Join us as we set sail on a nostalgic voyage to plunder the depths of a fan theory about the original 1911 story "Peter and Wendy" in which Pan may have been murdering lost boys.
A bug eyed man with a vague job is tasked with coaching his boss' daughter's soccer team, and he handles it like anyone would...he dresses up his fiancee's son in drag and has him join the team.
We talked 1992's Ladybugs, starring Rodney Dangerfield, Jonathan Brandis and Jackée Harry.
A buddy cop movie, but the cops are cowboys.
We watched 1994's The Cowboy Way, starring Kiefer Sutherland, Woody Harrelson, and the on screen assault of Luis Guzmán.
Michael Jackson, George Lucas, Francis Ford Coppola, Anjelica Huston, and the Disney company take a collective shit in this enormous waste of resources.
In this episode we discuss Captain EO, the 18 minute 4-D film created to play in amusement parks...and one that has the distinction of being the most expensive (per minute) film ever made.
Barf! Bella's in love with a vampire and a werewolf and herself and no one.
We talked Twilight (2008) the first film in the teen vampire saga.
A fat kid thinks people are mean to him because he's fat, but really its because he's a violent bully.
We talked about 1995's fat kid teen fantasy, Angus.
John Travolta and Nicholas Cage are arch rivals who change faces and bad touch each others families.
Super awesome dude and supportive fan of the podcast, Sean Farnsworth, joins us to talk about Face/Off (1997).
Before he was cruising the galaxy with Morty, Doc Brown was helping kids scam their parents into paying for a bogus NO RULES summer camp.
We watched Camp Nowhere (1994), starring Christopher Lloyd and Thomas F. Wilson (Biff from Back To The Future).
$5 a day and a room in the same hotel as Tia Carrere? America truly does have the best legal system.
Matt and Cody examine Pauly Shore's Jury Duty (1995) and whether or not it's fair to say a movie held up if it was never any good to begin with.
Man, surfers are so fucking cool. And some of them rob banks! and Keanu Reeves is all like, whoooahhh. But then Swayze is like, brooo, you a secret agent?
We talk the original 1911 Point Break and how it's a zen meditation on some cheeseball bs, but Lori Petty is pretty cool.
The worst kid in baseball breaks his arm and becomes hot shit all of a sudden.
We talk the kids baseball fantasy movie Rookie of the Year and all of its bogus logic.
Sarah must navigate a maze to save her baby brother, but will she survive its cast of characters which include the ogre man with enormous eyebrows, violent fox, and David Bowie's sweet sweet bulge.
It's episode 100 baybee! We're talking Jim Henson's creepy puppet movie starring Jennifer Connelly, The Labyrinth (1986).
The police force loosens its hiring policies and a wave of incompetent pranksters, and full-time underdogs enlist.
We talked about 1984's Police Academy and it's sexy look at law enforcement.
A man who clearly needs help dresses up like an old Scottish woman to deceive her family, and all we did was laugh.
In this episode we take on the 1993 award winning movie, Mrs.Doubtfire, starring Robin Williams and Sally Field
Based on the Stephen King short story, The Body, Stand By Me tells the timeless coming of age tale about the right of passage all young men go through: lying to your parents, stealing a gun, smoking cigarettes, cursing like a sailor, and walking for a day and a half to see a dead body.
We've all been there.
Letty Tomlinson (A Little Help From My Friends Podcast) takes a trip down memory lane as we look back on Stand By Me (1986), starring Corey Feldman, Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Kiefer Sutherland, Jerry O'Connell, and a bunch of other white dudes.
A young girls nightmare of a life only get worse when her only friend is killed by bees.
In this week's episode we take on the 1991 movie designed to make us all sad, My Girl.
A damn dirty trick of a movie to get kids to watch a horror movie with rabbits.
Douglas Eaton-Landis hops into the studio to discuss Watership Down, the 1978 film based on the book by Richard Adams.
An underdog story about a youth baseball team of misfits coached by a drunk who lose like they're supposed to.
The 1976 Bad News Bears starring Walter Matthau and Tatum O'Neal used the reckless adult behavior of their day to help pave the way for generations of underdog sports movies to follow.
Martin Lawrence and Will Smith are a mixed match pair of buddy cops who are bad people that are bad at their job.
Alex Ybarra (Average Caucasian) joins the show to talk about Micheal Bay's early career hit, Bad Boys (1995).