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A look back at our favorite films of the 70's, 80's and 90's to see what their legacy is and how they hold up today! Jon and David take you back to their favorite movies of the 70s, 80s, and 90s to give them another look! Do they stand up to the test of time? Do they deserve your Reconsideration? The boys will be celebrating some of the best and worst Hollywood offered audiences for thirty years!

A look back at our favorite films of the 70's, 80's and 90's to see what their legacy is and how they hold up today! Jon and David take you back to their favorite movies of the 70s, 80s, and 90s to give them another look! Do they stand up to the test of time? Do they deserve your Reconsideration? The boys will be celebrating some of the best and worst Hollywood offered audiences for thirty years!
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A look back at our favorite films of the 70's, 80's and 90's to see what their legacy is and how they hold up today! Jon and David take you back to their favorite movies of the 70s, 80s, and 90s to give them another look! Do they stand up to the test of time? Do they deserve your Reconsideration? The boys will be celebrating some of the best and worst Hollywood offered audiences for thirty years!

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Episodes

Starship Troopers

11/12/2018
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*Extreme Don LaFontaine Voice:* When the bugs attack, two hero podcasters are called to face the galaxy's biggest threat. Jon and David become STARSHIP TROOPERS this week, and take on everything in Paul Verhoven's sci-fi adventure, like the chiseled features of the beautiful cast, the huge budget, whether the film works as a satire, and the glory of Michael Ironside. Plus, the state of action films in 1997, Disney clamshell movies, and, again, the gorgeous cast! Fall in line, Roughnecks!...

Duration:01:34:32

The Blair Witch Project

10/30/2018
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In 1994, 3 filmmakers went into the woods in Burkittsville, MD and never returned. In 2018, 2 podcasters follow their trail and try to solve the mystery of THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT! The Gorgeous Lads of Podcasting, David and Jon, finish out the spookiest month of the year and discuss how this huge hit from 1999 changed everything about horror and low budget filmmaking, the enormous impact of the film on pop culture in America, the alternate endings, the cast, the directors and more! Bring a...

Duration:01:50:28

Halloween (2018)

10/23/2018
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Jon and David see HALLOWEEN (2018) together on opening weekend and give it their full ConCinemation! The new true sequel to John Carpenter's HALLOWEEN is given the full spoiler treatment in this very special episode! Did the lads like the film? What was it like to see Michael Myers and Laurie Strode back on the big screen? Are you a diehard fan of the original? Does this release live up to the hype? This episode is for you! Twitter/IG:...

Duration:00:40:10

Halloween (1978)

10/16/2018
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Shocktober continues as Jon and David travel to Haddonfield, Illinois to confront pure evil in John Carpenter's HALLOWEEN. The boys talk about the slasher film that created an entire sub-genre of filmmaking and inspired countless imitations, John Carpenter, Jamie Lee Curtis, Donald Pleasence, what sets Michael Myers apart from other horror icons, and what makes the film truly frightening to the core! Plus, they've got some familiar and brand new segments to fright -- we mean, delight...

Duration:01:53:59

The Return of the Living Dead

10/9/2018
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It's Shock-tober and that means one thing for our hosts! They're back from the grave and ready to party! Actually, that's the zombies in THE RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD! Jon & David talk about how this offshoot of NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD came to be, the talented cast bringing a lighthearted edge to a survival horror story, and the film's role in expanding zombie horror/comedy lore! Protect your brains! It's THE RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD! Twitter/IG:...

Duration:01:20:28

Dazed and Confused

9/25/2018
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It's the last day of school and the paddles are all polished and ready to go! In this episode, Jon & David travel back to 1976 in Richard Linklater's masterpiece DAZED AND CONFUSED. There is so much to talk about in this one: hazing, blazing, friendship, Matthew McConaughey, Ben Affleck, Parker Posey... plus, AMERICAN GRAFFITI, coming of age stories, and growing up as 90s teens! Put on a nice shirt and come join us tonight as we get DAZED AND CONFUSED! Twitter/IG:...

Duration:01:46:34

The Predator (2018)

9/17/2018
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BONUS SHOW! Jon and David see THE PREDATOR together on opening weekend and give it their full ConCinemation on this very special episode! Be aware, this episode is FULL OF SPOILERS about the film THE PREDATOR released in September of 2018! Did the lads like it? Does it hold a candle to the original PREDATOR? If you've seen the new film, this is the episode for you! Twitter/IG: @reconcinemation facebook.com/reconcinemation

Duration:00:37:09

Predator

9/11/2018
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If it bleeds... we can podcast it. That's right, Jon and David heard you were the best, and they want you to go with them deep into the jungle to tangle with John McTiernan's PREDATOR! Take a look back at this Schwarze-Classic and one of the top action films of the 1980s! The bad boys are talking Puerto Vallarta heat, slaps, bulging biceps, who was originally inside the Predator suit, Arnold, Carl Weathers, Jesse Ventura and a LOT more! Find out and see if you can survive long enough to get...

Duration:01:57:03

Back To School

8/28/2018
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It's that time of year, so Jon and David are going BACK TO SCHOOL with Rodney Dangerfield! They're taking all electives this semester, so they have plenty of time to talk about the comedy of Rodney Dangerfield and Sam Kinison, Robert Downey Jr and William Zabka going toe-to-toe, cable TV and the lead singer of the new wave band BERLIN! Will they pass with honors? Find out in BACK TO SCHOOL! Twitter/IG: @reconcinemation Facebook.com/reconcinemation Cover and Episode Art by Curtis...

Duration:01:43:18

Young Guns

8/14/2018
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REGULATORS, MOUNT UP! The outlaw film podcasters of Recon-Cinemation are setting their sights on 1988's hit, YOUNG GUNS. Jon & David are deputizing you to listen to their take on one of the last classic westerns of the time starring Emilio Estevez, Charlie Sheen, Keifer Sutherland, and Lou Diamond Phillips. Saddle up and ride along as they talk about the real Billy the Kid and the Regulators, The Lincoln County War, movies with Grandma, and that amazing cast! Twitter/IG:...

Duration:01:52:39

Midnight Run

7/31/2018
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The gorgeous lads of podcasting have returned!! Jon & David are back with another cross-country trek with their pals Robert De Niro and Charles Grodin! They're taking a hard look at 1988's MIDNIGHT RUN (and themselves along the way)! The boys discuss 80s buddy films, how cool Robert De Niro is, Jon's grandmother and, yes, even more Kurt's Korner! This should be an easy one, Jack, it's a MIDNIGHT RUN! Twit/Insta: @reconcinemation facebook.com/reconcinemation Cover and Episode Art by...

Duration:01:38:35

Friday The 13th

7/13/2018
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They were warned... they are doomed... and on Friday the 13th, nothing can save them! The bad boys of podcasting are back (a few days early)! In honor of this special day, Jon & David are taking a look back at the film that started a franchise, the original Friday The 13th (1980). Join these former camp counselors as they slash through the origins and making of the film, carve up Kevin Bacon & the cast, slice Tom Savini and his amazing effects, discuss why the film spoke to audiences of...

Duration:01:59:06

Independence Day

7/2/2018
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It's another BONUS SHOW!!! Jon & David appreciate the podcast love so much that they are giving you another fresh episode! They're sticking with the 4th of July theme, and what better way to celebrate than to look back at the 1996 classic INDEPENDENCE DAY? Join the lovely lads as they reflect on the film's impact on action film marketing of the late 90's and beyond, Bill Pullman's incredible dialogue, the total package that is Jeff Goldblum and, wait... even more Kurt...

Duration:01:33:04

JAWS (1975)

7/2/2018
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Recon-Cinemation Episode 2: JAWS It's the 4th of July! And there's only one way to spend it, at the beach!! But think about it before you go in the water........ The gorgeous lads of podcasting are back and they're talking about all things JAWS! Was the movie's impact as big as we thought it was? Who really wrote that "Indianapolis" scene? How do the boys really feel about the Atlantic Ocean? And does our pal Kurt Russell fit into any of this?? Dive in and find out! Twit/Insta:...

Duration:01:37:33

National Lampoon's Vacation

6/25/2018
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BONUS SHOW! The boys are back with a special look at an 80s comedy classic, NATIONAL LAMPOON'S VACATION. Chevy Chase is the head of the Griswold clan and he is determined to give his family the best summer vacation roadtrip in the world! How many obstacles will they have to face in their quest for fun?? The lads discuss the origins of the National Lampoon, John Hughes, Harold Ramis, Chevy Chase, the glory days of laserdiscs and, best of all, more Kurt Russell! Twit/Insta:...

Duration:01:38:26

Escape From New York

6/25/2018
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Rewind Rewatch Reconsider! Welcome to Recon-Cinemation, the podcast that asks you to do the above! Are the movies you've seen actually how you remember them? Do they age well? Is it worth your time!? Jon and David invite you to Revisit with them some of the hottest (and not-so-hot) ancient films from decades ago! For the premiere episode, the gorgeous lads of podcasting take on John Carpenter's ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK, starring Kurt Russell, Adrienne Barbeau and many others! Snake Plissken is...

Duration:01:31:13

Recon-Cinemation Starts June 25!

6/19/2018
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Recon-Cinemation is launching June 25th with two brand new episodes, and two more episodes a week later on July 2nd! Join Jon and David as they explore their favorite films from the 70s, 80s and 90s! Will these movies stand the test of time in the face of modern sensibilities? Are these classics as good as their younger minds perceived them to be? Our debut episode will start off by taking a look at the John Carpenter classic: Escape From New York, followed by a special BONUS episode about...

Duration:00:03:19