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Movies My Friends Have Never Seen

The podcast where my friends watch classic movies for the first time. Hosted by Nick Nadel. Logo by Tim Finn. 

Nov 21, 2018

This week we're talking Steve Martin and John Candy with returning guest Timothy Cooper stopping by to watch the Thanksgiving classic Planes, Trains & Automobiles for the first time. 

Join us as we discuss the genius of John Candy, marvel at the many amazing actors in bit parts and break down how the dad from Home Alone...

Nov 8, 2018

This week comedy writer/performer Emily Menez (IFC, UCB) returns to discuss her experience watching the Al Pacino/Robert De Niro/Michael Mann crime classic Heat for the first time.

Join us as we dig into Pacino's insane acting choices, the low-rent TV pilot origins of this dense crime saga, the script's lack of strong...

Oct 30, 2018

This week we have a spooky Halloween treat with returning guest Kevin Maher (Kevin Geeks Out) stopping by to watch the Donald Sutherland/Julie Christie supernatural horror classic Don't Look Now for the first time. 

Join us as we discuss the film's haunting depiction of grief, the many visual motifs director Nicolas...

Oct 16, 2018

This week we welcome back Big Quiz Thing creator Noah Tarnow to watch the 2004 dramedy Garden State for the first time and discuss his personal relationship to both writer/director/star Zach Braff and the titular state. 

Join us as we dig into early '00s nostalgia, the good and troubling points of the film, the "manic...

Sep 20, 2018

This week we're hitting the mat and pumping our fist in the air with wrestling expert and Paramount Network digital producer Brian Dermody stopping by to watch the '80s underdog sports movie Vision Quest for the first time. 

Join us as we talk about why the film is beloved in wrestling and MMA circles, the film career...