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From the guys who walked you through Titanic minute by minute, it's the podcast that looks at the big themes in movies. Like why spiders are scary and how cool 1997 was.

From the guys who walked you through Titanic minute by minute, it's the podcast that looks at the big themes in movies. Like why spiders are scary and how cool 1997 was.

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United States

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From the guys who walked you through Titanic minute by minute, it's the podcast that looks at the big themes in movies. Like why spiders are scary and how cool 1997 was.

Language:

English


Episodes

Magic Mike - Wrestling with Hollywood - "Make Seger Sexy"

12/21/2021
The people spoke and they want us talking about male strippers. We look at Steven Soderbergh's Magic Mike and discuss Kevin Nash's role and career in wrestling. We answer questions from listeners about our potential stripper personas and songs. If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our Patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:00:54:19

The Rundown - Wrestling with Hollywood - "Enjoys existing properties"

12/14/2021
Join us as we run through the jungle with 2003's The Rundown. We trace The Rock's journey from WWE superstar to the biggest movie star on earth, investigate dick fish, and talk about what type of restaurant we'd run. If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our Patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:00:53:45

Suburban Commando - Wrestling with Hollywood - "Anvil fell on his head"

12/7/2021
It's time for Hulk Hogan. We talk about Suburban Commando which also stars Christopher Lloyd and Shelley Duvall. We talk about Hogan's career and we pick our favorite Hogan lies. If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our Patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:00:56:53

They Live - Wrestling with Hollywood - "A Comedy Club Under A Strip Club"

11/30/2021
Rowdy Roddy Piper stars as George Nada in They Live, our next entry in Wrestling with Hollywood. We honor the King, John Carpenter, argue about the casting of Hot Rod, and discuss how brain rot has evolved since the making of this film. PUT ON THE GLASSES! If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our Patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:01:08:32

The Princess Bride - Wrestling with Hollywood - "Two different caskets"

11/22/2021
Wrestling with Hollywood begins with Andre the Giant and The Princess Bride. We discuss Billy Crystal, WrestleMania III, and the rise of the WWF. Plus, the return of a fan-favorite Midnight Boys segment.

Duration:00:55:24

American Ninja 2: The Confrontation - Bonus - "There is no British ninja"

10/12/2021
Neil from Mogwai Minute comes on to talk about an 80s martial arts film. We discuss the Cannon Group filmography, hunks and Duff asks the big questions about ninjas. If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our Patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:01:26:11

Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! - Bonus - "Large chested friends"

9/28/2021
Our wealthy benefactor does it again, this time paying us to watch 1965's Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! We'll explore the death of the Production Code and the rise of exploitation films, Russ Meyer, and Rob offers an exciting new Patreon offer. If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our Patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:01:06:37

The Mitchells vs. the Machines - How to Be a Dad - "In charge of lying"

9/7/2021
It is time to move the child off to college. We complain about Netflix, Joe feels old and we talk about when our parents took us to college. Finally, we just share stories about our fathers. If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our Patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:01:13:51

Boyz n the Hood - How to Be a Dad - "Cuba Nutting Jr."

8/31/2021
We dive into John Singleton's terrific 1991 debut, Boyz in the Hood. Topics include the moral panic surrounding the film's release, when to have "the talk," and the dearth of good movie dads. If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our Patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:01:05:22

Parenthood - How to Be a Dad - "John Wick Pics"

8/24/2021
The boys try to pull some lessons from Ron Howard's Parenthood in the second installment of "How To Be A Dad." Work-life balance, raising a genius, cutting off a failson, browsing your daughter's nudes - it's all on the table this week! If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our Patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:01:00:34

Three Men and a Baby - How to Be a Dad - "Too big for the toilet"

8/17/2021
Joe is now a father so we are ready to give our expert advice on How to Be a Dad. We come up with the Tony Danza line and dig into Ted Danson's past. If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our Patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:01:06:28

Flash Gordon - Bonus - "Savior of the Podcast"

5/25/2021
We have another special patreon request. We talk about the Gen X classic Flash Gordon. We discuss Max von Sydow, William Hootkins and Sam J Jones. We also discuss the Queen soundtrack and wonder who would be the best artist to score a Flash Gordon remake. Finally, we announce the theme of our next season. If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our Patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:01:18:54

The Conqueror - When Movies Attack - "The Mongol of the Midwest"

5/11/2021
John Wayne, Susan Hayward, and Howard Hughes join forces to dose audiences with an embarrassing spectacle of Hollywood whitewashing and the cast and crew with deadly radiation exposure. If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our Patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:01:10:35

The Right Stuff - When Movies Attack - "Dudes vibin' and rockin', wives frettin'"

5/4/2021
We blast off with The Right Stuff, the Reagan-era docudrama about the early days of NASA. Find out how this movie attacked its crew much like the real Mercury 7 and learn some fun astronaut facts. If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our Patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:01:07:50

Save the Date - Jade - May 6 at 8pm CST

4/30/2021
We are doing a stream with supporters of our Patreon on May 6 at 8pm CST. We will host a live Scener where we will watch the movie Jade and you can join us. Scener is free to use and Jade is streaming on Amazon Prime. If you aren't already supporting us on Patreon, it is $2. https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:00:08:17

Waterworld - When Movies Attack - "23 digits"

4/27/2021
We start with some rural jet ski talk then we dive into Waterworld. We discuss the production mishaps, why it cost so much and Rob passionately defends Kevin Costner. If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our Patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:01:13:39

Roar - When Movies Attack - "They Passed on the Hippo"

4/20/2021
We're going to talk about a movie where people are mauled repeatedly by wild cats and that is all you should need to know to press play. If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:01:07:15

The Crow - When Movies Attack - "T-Bird and Skank"

4/13/2021
We get our brood on with 1994's the Crow. Join us for a discussion on the Death of Brandon Lee, the 1994 MTV Awards, and dog boots. If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:01:05:05

The Stupids - Bonus - "Mouth breathing parents"

3/23/2021
We have a special patreon request. We talk about the forgotten 90s film, The Stupids. We share our favorite moments of The Stupids and discuss Tom Arnold, PG Ratings and John Landis. If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:01:07:18

Casino Royale - Bond by B.A.H.N.D - "Bare Bond"

3/16/2021
It's Daniel Craig's turn to go under the BAHNDiscope in our episode on Casino Royale (the good one). We're mad for Mads, hardcore for parkour, and prepared to discuss testicular fortitude. We also recap our BAHND scores and reflect on what we learned about that horny soak from MI6. If you'd like to support our nonsense, join our patreon at https://patreon.com/themidnightboys

Duration:01:49:08