Thu, 31 December 2015
This week we're celebrating 40 episodes of Movies My Friends Have Never Seen with a special bonus episode where I'll be watching a movie that I'VE never seen.
Join me as I watch the midnight movie classic Pink Floyd - The Wall for the first time and talk about the film's connection to Ghostbusters, how the classic album and film is one big middle finger to its audience, and much more.
Be sure to subscribe in iTunes to get fresh episodes delivered right to you. Upcoming guests will be watching films like Groundhog Day, Bridesmaids, Predator and more for the first time.
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Direct download: Pink_Floyd_The_Wall_MMFHNS_Bonus_Episode.mp3
Category:movies -- posted at: 3:39am EDT
Wed, 23 December 2015
Merry Christmas, ya filthy animals! Cartoonist Abby Denson is back on the podcast to watch the holiday favorite Home Alone 2: Lost in New York for the first time.
Grab your very own cheese pizza and join us as we talk about how the movie is basically a remake of Home Alone, visiting New York City in the gritty '90s, why Kevin's family is the absolute worst, and much more.
Fri, 18 December 2015
Happy Star Wars Day! Writer/performer J. Keith van Straaten (Beat the Geeks, Best Week Ever) is on the podcast this week to talk about watching Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back for the first time.
What was it like for J. Keith to watch arguably the most beloved film in the Star Wars franchise for the first time in 2015? We talk about his experience, plus find out what it was like to host a geek-themed trivia show when you're not a fan of the galaxy far, far away.
Tue, 8 December 2015
This week we get in the yuletide mood with writer/editor Rachel Kramer Bussel stopping by to watch the Will Ferrell holiday favorite Elf for the first time.
Join us as we talk about the appropriate age for finding out the truth about Santa, the other movies Rachel hasn't seen, and much more. Plus, we discover that Rachel's uncle was in a holiday movie. Which one? You'll have to listen to find out.
Rachel's book recommendation: A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary for Lovers.