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The Deucecast Movie Show

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 Episode 499: The One Before | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:04:20

Well, here we are, one week out from the biggest episode we've had since the last big episode we had. It's the Deucecast Movie Show and before we get to 500, we have to do 499.  And in the spirit of the One Before, Dave, Mikey, and #TwitterlessDrEarl are celebrating ones before... or more specifically, movies that have a story before the story that you've already seen... Prequels. No, not THOSE Prequels... well, not just those Prequels. These are the origin stories, the lead ups, the ones that show us how the big movies got their own stories to tell. How Bumblebee met an unassuming Hailee Steinfeld and how Professor X ended up in the wheelchair and how Silent Bob met Jay and why is Indy 2 set before Indy 1? These are the questions that get answered! Plus, a new IMDb game, this one all about the Top Four... and paying off the summer, finally, the 2021 edition of DAVESPLOSION!  Finally, all the news you need to know about the next episode, coming Friday, 8p Eastern, 5p Pacific... The Deucecast Movie Show Episode 500.

 Episode 498: Cinematic Inspiration | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:12:01

The human world is definitely a mess, and life at the Deucecast is better than anything they got out dere... so come let us inspire you! Mikey, d$, and the vaunted and legendary icon #TwitterlessDrEarl are here to bring you the some of the most inspiring films we could find, movies that lift us up, make us happy, pump us with energy and a will to live.  A little bit of vim, and a lot of vigor. And somewhere along the way, the party is crashed by Friend of the Show Scotty Ryfun, who just randomly pops in to say hello, and ends up sticking around to give his own list! Also discussed along the way... the career of Chris Makepeace... Mikey working on his fitness... d$ runs fast... love for Olympia Dukakis... behind the scenes on Flight 93... Eddie & Steve... more Malick from #TwitterlessDrEarl...

 Episode 497: The Tourney of American Treasures | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:02:00

The big 5-0-0 approaches, but there are still movie discussions to be had before then! On the 497th excursion into podcast mediocrity, Dave, Mikey, and #TwitterlessDrEarl chat a bit, then get to Birthday Movies -- Sully is 5 years old! Wicker Park is 15 years old! And somehow the math is off, and The Shawshank Redemption is... 27 years old? Then, we find the next movie role to make the Big Bracket... and it's a intertwined battle of two American treasures, one being K Costner and the other being M Keaton. From Birdman to Johnny Dangerously to Eliot Ness to Roy McAvoy, some of our favorite movies and movie characters do battle, plus a great conversation on the legacy of Keaton's Batman, and Peak Whitney.

 Episode 496: Beloved Passed Actors | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:15:00

The Deucecast Crew, including Mikey and Dave, sans #TwitterlessDrEarl (who is spending time earning his minor is podiatry instead of being on this episode) love movies and the actors in them, and felt it was high time to pay tribute to those who have since departed this Mortal Coil... and to give the proper nod to the dead and buried, the Spawn of Scott Ryfun, that being Lil G, the pride of TyTy, joins the show for a look at the ones we miss! First up, remembering Chadwick Boseman, as we look at one year since he left us. Then, a rousing round of The Dead Actor Rotten Tomatoes game... which movies are fresh, which are rotten? Then a look at the faves of the crew, as we discuss actors who have passed in recent (and not so recent) years, and the movies they featured in, from "Skin Deep" to "Moneyball" to "The Philadelphia Story" to which "The Vanishing" is awesome and which one sucks. Plus, an update on Mikey's 365 Films in a Year pursuit.    Chadwick Boseman   21 Bridges (Showtime) 42 (HBO Max) Draft Day (for rental) Marshall (Peacock & Peacock Premium)   Yul Brynner   The King & I (for rental)  Futureworld (for rental) Fuzz (not available) Magnificent Seven (That one) (not available) Magnificent Seven (the other one) (Amazon Prime) Seven Samurai (HBO Max)  Westworld (HBO Max)   James Dean   East of Eden (not available) Giant (not available)  Rebel without a Cause (HBO Max)    Peter Falk   The Great Muppet Caper (Disney+) Murder By Death (not available) Wings of Desire (HBO Max) James Gandolfini   12 Angry Men (Showtime version) (for rental)  Be Cool (HBO Max)  Crimson Tide (Amazon Prime) Enough Said (for rental) Get Shorty (HBO Max)   Cary Grant   Bringing Up Baby (for rental) The Philadelphia Story (HBO Max) North By Northwest (HBO Max)   Philip Seymour Hoffman   Almost Famous (Paramount+) Along Came Polly (Starz) Before the Devil Knows Your Dead Boogie Nights (Netflix) Mission Impossible III (FX Now) Moneyball (Amazon Prime)   Toshiro Mifune   Hidden Fortress (HBO Max) Rashomon (HBO Max)   Robert Mitchum     The Holiday Affair (for rental) The Longest Day (for rental) Night of the Hunter (for rental) Scrooged (Hulu; EPIX)   Laurence Olivier   Sleuth (the one that rules) (not available) Sleuth (the one that sucks) (for rental)   River Phoenix   Explorers (Amazon Prime) The Mosquito Coast (for rental) Running on Empty (HBO Max) Stand By Me (Paramount+) The Vanishing (the one that rules) (Critereon Channel) The Vanishing (the one that sucks) (not available. because it sucks)   Burt Reynolds   Heat (TubiTV) Hooper (for rental) The Last Movie Star (Showtime) The Longest Yard (HBO Max) Sharkey's Machine (Starz) Stroker Ace (for rental)   Alan Rickman   Diehard (for rental) Dogma (not available)  Eye in the Sky (Hulu) Harry Potter films (Peacock Premium) Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (for rental)    John Ritter   Skin Deep (Amazon Prime) Sling Blade (HBO Max) Stay Tuned (Amazon Prime) James Stewart An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (for rental) Anatomy of a Murder (for rental) Harvey (for rental) Mr Smith Goes to Washington (HBO Max) The Shootist (Amazon Prime) Patrick Swayze Black Dog (Starz)  Ghost (Paramount+) Point Break (HBO Max) Road House (Starz)

 Episode 495: The ReFlicktions Chill | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 02:02:01

As the summer begins to hit it's last days, it's last hot, muggy, sweaty, lava surface days, the movies roll on strong for the guys of The Deucecast Movie Show -- Mikey, d$, and #TwitterlessDrEarl all bring their list of flicker shows they've feasted upon in the last month or so, and are here to review them all. A dandy of a documentary kicks it off, followed by the latest M Night, a few more docs, some classic 80s, a visit to the pretentious corner, plus reviews of some of the biggest movies in theaters now, including good, good Ryan Gosling and a bad, bad Hugh Jackman. Movies discussed, and where to find them streaming at the time of recording: Woodstock 99: Peace, Love & Rage (2021) – HBO Max Old (2021) – theaters Beast (2018) – Amazon Prime De Palma (2015) – Showtime The Big Chill (1983) – Hulu Broadcast News (1987) – HBO Max The Green Knight (2021) – theaters; rental A Rainy Day in New York (2019) – Amazon Prime Jungle Cruise (2021) – theaters; Disney+ Premier Access The Last Mercenary (2021) – Netflix The Suicide Squad (2021) – theaters; HBO Max Wonder Wheel (2017) – Amazon Prime PIG (2021) – theaters; rental Val (2021) – Amazon Prime         Body Brokers (2021) – Hoopla; rental The Seventh Seal (1957) – HBO Max Space Jam: A New Legacy (2021) – theaters; HBO Max Reminiscence (2021) – theaters; HBO Max Vivo (2021) – Netflix No Sudden Move (2021) – HBO Max Beckett (2021) – Netflix The Protégé (2021) – theaters Coda (2021) – AppleTV+ Free Guy (2021) – theaters Stalker (1979) – Criterion Channel; rental False Positive (2021) - Hulu The Fear of Rain (2021) - Hulu Ordinary People (1980) – Hulu; Paramount+; Epix Annette (2021) – Amazon Prime Sweet Girl (2021) – Netflix The Rider (2018) – Starz The Old Man & the Gun (2018) – rental Untold: Malice at the Palace (2021) – Netflix

 Episode 494: The Summer Movie Tournament | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 02:12:00

The summer is winding down, the Deucecast Movie Show is headed toward 500, and another ReFlicktions is right around the corner... but first, the cherry atop the summer series.   And what better way to cap off the award winning, acclaimed, BET Source Award nominated Summer Movie Series than to pick out some of the biggest roles and make it a full on, official Big Bracket Movie Role Tournament... with the winner joining Castor Troy, Jerry Maguire, Indiana Jones, and more in the Big Bracket coming... later. Much later.   Thirty two roles, matched up one by one, until there is only one.    And what better way to make this happen than to bring on The Spawn of Ryfun, the one and only Son of the Pride of Bainswick, Georgia, Lil G Ryfun!     McLovin gets tons of McLove... which Goldblum is better... how much does Mikey love My Big Fat Greek Wedding... can Pee Wee move on... who's the real Patriot... will Connor4Real never stop? or Never stop never stopping?... and the first real life person in the movie role tourney!     And a vicious battle between a high school Emma and a ghost seer...    Plus... we have ourselves a tiebreaker... a special guest who comes roaring in like a wrecking ball. 

 Episode 493: Top Summer Movies 2015-2019 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:42:56

The series finale of The Summer Series takes hold this week, as movies from 2015 to 2019 wrap up a look in the last fifty years of summer films.   First, d$ jumps in to clarify the movie release window -- just to make sure there are no bus tread on his own sunburned by the Cancun heat back. Then, Mikey kicks off the show with #TwitterlessDrEarl and Lil Garrison as they give their fave films from the last five (normal) years  Amongst the topics: the expanded summer debate... Terence Malick's Skyscraper... the love of Ant-Man & the Nice Guys... The Batman trailer with Nirvana... a New Bond... unfortunate baby drivers... Mikey's summertastic tropes... Tarantino's final films... Oscar talk from Nic Cage...  Movies discussed and where to find them at time of recording:   Ant-Man (2015) - Disney+ Ant-Man & the Wasp (2018) - Disney+ Baby Driver (2017) - FX Now Crazy Rich Asians (2018) - HBO Max Dope (2015) - for rental Dunkirk, son (2017) - HBO Max Love & Mercy (2015) - Hulu; Peacock Midsommar (2019) - Amazon Prime Mission: Impossible: Fallout (2018) - Paramount+ / FX Now Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood (2019) - Starz Operation Finale (2018) - Netflix Pop Star Never Stop Never Stopping (2016) - for rental Skyscraper (2018) - for rental  Wind River  (2017) - Chicken Soup for the Soul's Crackle

 Episode 492: Top Summer Movies 2010-2014 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:13:01

Only a few weeks left in the vaunted, critically acclaimed Summer Series! This time around it's Dave and #TwitterlessDrEarl holding down the fort as Mikey misses for only the 3rd time in 492 episodes - the going rumors is that it's a muscle strain after saving the orphans from the burning building, so that's what we'll go with. As it stands, to fill out the show, making their very first appearance on the show.... Matt & Susie, the hosts of The Imagineears Podcast! Both movie fans, they take a break from Disney 24/7 to chit chat about fave films in the summer from 2010 to 2014! Amongst the discussions, Susie's love of Twilight... Cap getting lots of love... Matt dreams of Sushi... more Harry Potter chatter... being fans of Nolan.... plus, Bad Batch talk!

 Episode 491: Deuce Jam A New ReFlicktions | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 02:05:58

A regularly scheduled break from the Summer Series as our monthly ReFlicktions episode rolls in...  Mikey, d$, and #TwitterlessDrEarl serve up, recount, and review another 40 films or so, many from 2021 and found streaming, but others part of completed lists (all the Ron Howard movies) or part of a franchise (F9) or even just catching up on older movies (PT 109??) Plus, the troubles of Shia LaBeouf... The Rock in Fast Films... Netflix's problem with content... Chris Pratt's appeal... #TwitterlessDrEarl gets pretentious again... d$ loves Margot Robbie... and Mikey hates Bo Burnham     In the Heart of the Sea (2015) rental/Cinemax Inferno (2016) FX Movies Night Shift (1982) Starz Sahara (1943) Chicken Soup for the Soul’s Crackle Sahara (1995) for rental The Hollars (2016) Starz Good on Paper (2021) Netflix F9 (2021) in theaters The Big Sick (2017) Amazon Prime Dreamland (2019) Showtime The Ice Road (2021) Netflix America: The Motion Picture (2021) Netflix No Sudden Moves (2021) Netflix The Personal History of David Copperfield (2019) HBOMax Streets of Fire (1984) Netflix The Boss Baby: Family Business (2021) Peacock Space Jam: A New Legacy (2021) HBO Max Troll Hunters: Rise of the Titans (2021) Netflix The Father (2020) for rental Kajillionaire (2020) HBO Max The Tomorrow War (2021) Amazon Prime The Forever Purge (2021) in theaters Black Widow (2021) in theaters The Peanut Butter Falcon (2019) Hulu; EPIX; Paramount Plus Plastic Galaxy… (2014) TubiTV Fear Street 1994, Fear Street 78, Fear Street 1666 (2021)… Netflix Harry Chapin: When in Doubt, Do Something (2020) rental In the Heights (2021)… in theaters Bo Burnham: Inside (2021) Netflix Barb & Star Go to Vista Del Mar (2021) Hulu Gunpowder Milkshake (2021)… Netflix To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before: Always and Forever (2021)… Netflix Escape Room: Tournament of Champions (2021)… in theaters Cosmic Sin (2021)… Netflix Jolt (2021)… Amazon Prime Snake Eyes (2021)… in theaters Infinite (2021)… Apple TV Shiva Baby (2021) HBO Max PT 109 (1963) HBO Max Brewster McLeod (1970) Watch TCM The Summer of Soul (…or, when the Revolution could not be televised) (2021)… Hulu

 Episode 490: Top Summer Movies 2005-2009 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:20:38

The Summer Series has but a few time periods left as we approach the 2010s... but first, we have to finish out the 2000s -- that being movies released between Memorial Day and Labor Day in each 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, and 2009! And our guest roster continues to shine, as Carnegie Hall icon and Mom of lots Jenn Kaufman joins the show once more.  First, a new game called DEBUTS debuts, featuring a challenge to discover famous names who made their first appearances in this five year window.  The, the top five films of that era, including a Donkey Kong doc... My Big Fat Greek Ruins... some Pixar love... a Harry Potter discussion... Julia vs Sandy B... the raunch in films of the time... Studio Ghibli name drops... Isla Fisher, the backup Amy... the fourth Die Hard... and then whether Heath Ledger wins the Oscar in a world in which he lives... and some hot Letterboxd talk...  Bangkok Dangerous (2008) - HBO Max Dark Knight (2008) - Hulu; HBO Max The Devil Wears Prada (2006) - Starz 40 Year Old Virgin (2005) - HBO Max Harry Potter & the Order of the Phoenix (2007) - Peacock Premium Inglorious Basterds (2009) -  rental The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters (2007 ) - rental Live Free or Die Hard (2007) - rental Mr. Brooks (2007) - rental My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002) - HBO Max My Life in Ruins (2009) - rental Ponyo (2008) - HBO Max The Proposal (2009) - rental Ratatouille (2008) - Disney+  Red Eye (2005) - rental Superbad (2007) - Netflix Up (2009) - Disney+ Wedding Crashers (2005) - HBO Max

 Episode 489: Top Summer Movies of 2000-2004 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:15:00

The summer is half over, and the summer series is rounding the corner toward the homestretch (that's a baseball metaphor for you folks out there).  Mikey and Dave, again sans #TwitterlessDrEarl, take up the mantle of more summer cinema, this time the best from Memorial Day to Labor Day of 2000 to 2004, and the guys bring back Miss Independent himself Jeremy Burgess to the show. After catching up with The Burgeler (new reality show premiered this Fall on ABC), they play a little 2000s themed Rotten Tomatoes game, with the possible first time mention of "Shark Tale" ever on the podcast (and maybe the first time since the early 2000s anyone has thought of it), then onto the Top Five. Nic Cage and Costner both make random appearances, and Spielberg films about airports and pre-cognitions also show up. Plus, the lower of the Mission Impossibles, Jamie Foxx and his Collateral, the beginning of the super hero era, Harry Potter shows up, Nicole Kidman's classics, Jay and Silent Bob go after their MoFo movie check, and the Black Pearl.  And Dougray Scott. Or Doogray, as it may be. Movies mentioned, and where they are streaming at the time of our recording:   Collateral (2004) - for rental Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (2004) - Amazon Prime Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000) - for rental Harry Potter & the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) - for rental Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back (2001) - HBO Max Minority Report (2002) - Amazon Prime Mission: Impossible II (2000) - FX Now; Paramount+ Open Range (2003) - Hulu The Others (2001) - for rental The Patriot (2000) - Netflix Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) - Disney+ Sexy Beast (2001) - for rental Spider-Man 2 (2004) - Starz The Terminal (2004) - Netflix; Amazon Prime; Chicken Soup for the Soul's Crackle 28 Days Later (2002) - Hulu; Paramount+ ; EPIX X-Men (2000) - for rental X2: X-Men United (2003) - Disney+

 Episode 488: Top Summer Movies of 1995-99 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:41:00

As Will Smith would tell us, it's truly summer summer summer time... and once again, it's time to sit back and unwind, especially with our list of summer films from 1995 to 1999! And once again, the task it too big to take on with just Mikey and Dave (with #TwitterlessDrEarl still saving the lives of those beach goers, this time in the Cozumel sea), so returning to the show is the legend, the myth, the master, the Kwan, the e ching, the pride of Albany, GA, WRYFN radio Disc Jockey, Wolfman Ryfun!! And the topic are those movies released between Memorial Day to Labor Day in each of 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, and 1999... and if you are Scotty Ryfun, you even stretch those rules a bit. Some of the conversation includes Dennis Hopper bad guys... Gary Busey in general... Solo cups... Bowfinger... liking Attack of the Clones a lot... seeing Red Tails... Jim Carrey's dark turn... Ep I's stretching the rules... Nic Cage's holy triumvirate... Blade (1998) - HBO Max The Cable Guy (1996) - HBO Max Clueless (1995) - HBO Max Con Air (1997) - for rental Hercules (1997) - Disney+ Independence Day (1996) - HBO Max Indian in the Cupboard (1995) - Hulu; EPIX Johnny Dangerously (1984) - for rental Mission: Impossible (1996) - FX Now Out of Sight (1998) - Starz The Rock (1996) - for rental  Saving Private Ryan (1998) - Showtime The Sixth Sense (1999) - for rental  Snake Eyes (1998) - HBO Max Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace (1999) - Disney+ Tin Cup (1996) - HBO Max The Truman Show (1998) - for rental  Waterworld (1995) - Peacock Premium

 Episode 487: Top Summer Movies of 1990-94 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:21:00

The heat is hot, the years roll by, the summer movies pile up, and the list gets better and better? What does that all mean? Heck if we know... but we do know that after 486 episodes, it was time to have on local Ghostbusters expert and awesome southern boy Brock Parker, co-host of the Bama Geeks Podcast! Brock joins Dave & Mikey (Dr Earl being away on medical missions... at the beach...) as they first do a little Box Office Mojo about money makers in the 1990s... then they move onto the Top Summer Films of 1990 to 1994, any movie released from Memorial Day to Labor Day in each of those years.   Amongst the random topics...  The South Alabama Brock/d$ connection... The video wars between Blu Ray and HDDVD... Howie Long's acting prowess... Brock's Little Mermaid story... The Jack Ryan multi-verse... who returns for Young Guns III... seeing movies on Troy's campus... the Forrest Gump soundtrack... the best Alan Rickman??... the best Ghostbuster song??... are Ghostbuster superfans looking forward to the new film... and Wolverine's F bomb...  And the infamous Mikey makes Ernie Hudson break down incident...    Movies discussed and where to find them at the time of podcast recording:   Back to the Future III (1990) - entire trilogy on Netflix  Broken Arrow (1996) - for rental  Cleaning Up the Town: Ghostbusters Remembered (2020) - Chicken Soup for the Soul's Crackle Dead Again (1991) - for rental  Dick Tracy (1990) - for rental Forrest Gump (1994) - for rental  The Fugitive (1993) - for rental Hard Target (1993) - for rental  Jurassic Park (1993) - Peacock Mo' Money (1992) - Amazon Prime Patriot Games (1992) - Peacock Premium Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991) - HBO Max; TubiTV Sleepless in Seattle (1993) - Showtime So I Married an Axe Murderer (1993) - Starz  T2: Judgement Day (1991) - for rental  TOMBSTONE!!! (1993) - for rental  Wyatt Earp - who cares. watch Tombstone instead Young Guns 2 - (1990) for rental 

 Episode 486: ReFlicktions of Fire | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 02:18:01

One thing is for certain... the longer the Deucecast guys go between ReFlicktions episodes, the longer the episode is -- and this is no different. Buckle in, kids, as Dave, Mikey, and #TwitterlessDrEarl take you on a 138 minute ride (only half as long as one of Dr Earl's movies) covering over 75 movies, several franchises, and Nic Cage's Wonderland. Also discussing... The Peter Rabbit oeuvre... #TwitterlessDrEarl comparing Emmas... Statham stereotypes... Dave's fave J-Law... Mikey and Ron Howard... Nic Cage & Five Nights... Mikey's new Korean obsession... Letterboxd stressing out Mikey & Dave... #TwitterlessDrEarl's 3 hour shortened film... Plus, only the second Top Five Movies of the Year! Movies discussed on this episode, and where to find them at the time of recording Biker Boyz (2003) Showtime Wrath of Man (2021) In Theaters / rental Catch & Release (2006) Amazon Prime Last House on the Left (2009) not available The House at the End of the Street (2012) Showtime Breach (2020) Amazon Prime Flight (2012) Hulu, EPIX Malcolm X (1992) HBO Max Little Fish (2021) Hulu The Image Revolution (2013) Amazon Prime Joy (2015) FX Now Spare Parts (2015) Hulu; EPIX Miss Sloan (2016) Netflix Westworld (1973) Hoopla The Long Goodbye (1973) Paramount+; Epix Lean on Pete (2017) Showtime Oxygen (2021) Netflix Emma (2020) HBO Max Babes in Toyland (1961) Disney+ Dinosaur (2000) Disney+ Pete’s Dragon (2016) Disney+ The Entire Twilight Saga (2008-2012) Showtime J. Edgar (2011) HBO Max The Iron Lady (2011) Hulu; Netflix Those Who Wish Me Dead (2021) HBO Max A Quiet Place Part 2 (2021) In theaters Wander (2020) Amazon Prime What Happened Last Night (2016) Amazon Prime The Adjustment Bureau (2011) Showtime Source Code (2011) Showtime The Window in the Window (2021) Netflix The Personal History of David Copperfield (2019) HBO Max Lion (2016) TubiTV The Wedding Guest (2019) Netflix  The Purge Saga (2013-2018) randomly on Hulu, Peacock, FX Now, etc The Woman in the Window (2021) Netflix The Life & Death of Colonal Blimp (1943) Running on Empty (1988) HBO Max Devil in a Blue Dress (1995) Showtime Mr. Jealousy (1997) Amazon Prime The Dilemma (2011) Peacock Grand Theft Auto (1977) unavailable, except for Mikey’s DVD shelf The Missing (2003) Starz; Hoopla Frost/Nixon (2008) Peacock Streets of Fire (1984) Netflix A Man Apart (2003) for rental City of Angels (1998) HBO Max Willy’s Wonderland (2021) Hulu The Banana Splits Movie (2019) unavailable Sympathy for Mr Vengeance (2002) Hulu Sympathy for Lady Vengeance (2005) Hulu Thirst (2009) Hulu Handmaiden (2016) Amazon Prime Army of the Dead (2021) Netflix Spiral (2021) in theaters / for rental In the Heights (2021) HBO Max/ in theaters Why Did You Kill Me? (2021) Netflix 21 Years: Richard Linklater (2014) Peacock Born on the Fourth of July (1989) HBO Max Infinite (2021) Paramount+ Peter Rabbit 2 (2021) in theaters The Hitman’s Bodyguard’s Wife (2021) in theaters Luca (2021) Disney+ Fanny and Alexander (1982) HBO Max The End of the Tour (2015) Showtime  Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (2016) FX Now Cruella (2021) Disney+ all access; in theaters Amadeus (1984) TubiTV Rio Bravo (1959) Watch TCM Time After Time (1979) Watch TCM

 Episode 485: Top Summer Movies of 1985-89 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:30:00

The heat is on, as Glenn Frey would say -- fitting that it's from Miami Vice, a TV show right in the era that Dave, Mikey, & Dr Earl take on tonight!  The summer films from 1985 thru 1989, any movie that came out from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend in those respective years. And the lists of "could be in my Top Five" are growing every block of movie years, and so it was important we bring on someone who was in their movie prime as the guys are -- Nick, host of Podcast of The Whills (and the new MOM CU), joins the show for the first time to break it all down and list them all out. First up, a little chat on what exactly Podcast of the Whills actually is (hint: its from a Star War), then a little Brat Pack guess 'em game -- think you know the 80s movies of Andrew McCarthy, Judd Nelson, Rob Lowe, and Emilio Estevez? Think you know who woo'd Molly Ringwald in "Fresh Horses" or who was the plucky lawyer in "From the Hip"?  Play along, see if you can be the one in the group who dominated. Then the Top Five Summer Films of 1985 thru 1989 -- some pretention of course... He-Man... Mel Brooks... Elisabeth Shue love... Dottie from Pee Wee love... Joey Pants mourns Ritchie... hot Cyrano de Bergerac talk... "I'll Buy THAT For a Dollar!"... d$'s pick for the best Vietnam movie ever made... and much more in a great discussion about the late 80s classics.  Movies discussed and where they are streaming at the time of episode's recording:   The Abyss (1989)... Amazon Prime Adventures in Babysitting (1987)... for rental Back to the Future (1985)... Netflix Big Trouble in Little China (1986)... for rental Die Hard (1988)... Hulu  Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)... AMC  Full Metal Jacket (1987)  Indiana Jones & the Last Crusade (1989) Karate Kid II (1986)... for rental La Bamba (1987)... TubiTV License to Drive (1988)... MaxGo Masters of the Universe (1987)... Showtime Pee Wee's Big Adventure (1985)... HBO Max Robocop (1987)... Showtime Roxanne (1987)... Starz Sex Lies & Videotape (1989)... Showtime Spaceballs (1987).,. Showtime The Untouchables (1987)... Showtime

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