Ep. 17 Labyrinth

Who is  a better babysitter: a fantasy obsessed fourteen year old girl or an evil monarch lording over a kingdom of death traps? Labyrinth (1986) seems to imply the latter, with Jim Henson and David Bowie combining their powers in this cult classic. Steve and Jon dredge up emotional trauma while special guest Phil attempts …

Ep. 15 They Live

With all due respect to ‘Journey 2: The Mysterious Island’, John Carpenter’s ‘They live’ (1998) may be the best film you will ever see starting a WW(E/F) superstar.  It’s a film with a lot to say, and one that spawned a museum’s worth of popular culture.  So wake up, put on your bootleg Ray-Bans, and don’t …

Ep. 14 Darkman

We are not going to sit here and tell you that Sam Rami’s pre Spider-man films will one day be in the Library of Congress, or that they have the most amazing special effects, or have shakespearean  thought provoking dialogue, but damn if they are not some of the most fun you can have re-watching …