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In this podcast one of us suggests a beloved movie from our childhood for the other to watch and we then talk about it. What made us laugh. What made us cry. And whether we should blame our parents or take it like men.

In this podcast one of us suggests a beloved movie from our childhood for the other to watch and we then talk about it. What made us laugh. What made us cry. And whether we should blame our parents or take it like men.
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In this podcast one of us suggests a beloved movie from our childhood for the other to watch and we then talk about it. What made us laugh. What made us cry. And whether we should blame our parents or take it like men.




EP24 Tron

Sit right there an relax as you are transported via dissecting laser beams into the digital realm ruled by Master Control Programs, bizarre 80's electronica, and the chill visage of Jeff Bridges. Join Derek and Peter as they re-experience the origins of gaming addiction, frizbees, and tight tight hockey pants! That's right it's the 1982 film the Big Lebows.... uh... Tron (1982)!


EP23 The Shawshank Redemption

Oh well, it's finally happened! The boys are in prison! At least for this episode of The Mog, as we revisit one of Derek's beloved films, 'The Shawshank Redemption' (1994). Plead not guilty with us as we burrow deep into what makes this film such a masterpiece of escapism! We're innocent we tells ya!


Ep 22 Ghostbusters

Grab your proton packs and prepare to cross the streams with this world ending podcast from Peter and Derek. Clear your minds and try not to think of... well.. anything really.


The Mog Ep21 The Ghost Breakers

It’s time to join the boys on their latest adventure in Peter’s choice of film, the The Ghost Breakers (1940). Take a night swim to your haunted inherited island with Bob Hope and Paulette Goddard as you enter a realm of suspense and hilarity. Join Willie Best as he puts up with the antics of comedian, entertainer, and ghost hunter Lawrence “Lawrence” Lawrence.


The Mog Ep20 Robin Hood Prince of Thieves

Ready your Locksley accent and prepare for an adventure into the forests of Sherwood with special guest Natalie Bochenski who discusses her favourite childhood film, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)!


The Mog EP19 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

Grab your trusty fedora and bullwhip this week on The Mog as we take a look at Derek’s beloved childhood film, 'Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade' (1989). Discover why we undeniably feel that this movie belongs in a museum. Harrison Ford teams up with Sean Connery in this father-son finale and we learn that it really isn’t the years, it’s the mileage. It’s a race against evil including more Spielberg chases than there are Lucas prequels! Just don’t call us junior.


The Mog EP18 Bloodsport

Gain access to the underground world of clandestine fighting this week on The Mog as we welcome our very special guest, Darragh Murray! Go full contact with us as we revisit his beloved childhood film ‘Bloodsport’ (1988). Limber up while we look at the movie that launched the career of Jean-Claude Van Damme. We break all sorts of records in this episode; dissecting and celebrating this cult classic. Dear listener: You have fighting spirit!


The Mog EP17 Predator

Stick around and get Con Op on the hook for the latest Mog. Gonna have us some fun with Peter’s film, ‘Predator’ (1987). Your ears won’t have time to bleed while we impersonate the greatest pumper there ever was, Arnie “I’m coming” Schwarzenegger. Get to the chopper quick and have some fun with this classic 80s action film. Do it, come on, do it, do it now, come on, come on, DO IT NOW!


The Mog EP16 An Evening with Gareth Reynolds

We’re extremely humbled and incredibly excited to have Gareth Reynolds from The Dollop join us for this week’s episode of The Mog! Gareth discusses his childhood favourite films and the part they’ve played in shaping his comedy. We also discuss the challenges as a comedian faced with the importance of balancing humour with sensitivity. Thanks again to Gareth you are an amazing human being!


The Mog EP15 The Muppet Christmas Carol

Welcome to the Christmas special of The Mog! We’re extremely excited to have a very special guest this episode - Peter’s wife, the lovely Alicia! This week we look at her beloved childhood film ‘The Muppet Christmas Carol’ (1992).'’ Listen as we learn about the depth of this film and the many layers that make it so great! Not merely a Muppets movie! Thanks so much for a wonderful year everyone! Merry Christmas!


The Mog EP14 Forbidden Planet

We’re very excited to have our first special guest appearance on The Mog! It’s our biggest fan and Peter’s older brother Chris! This week we look at his beloved childhood film ‘Forbidden Planet’ (1956). Listen as Professor Christiaan puts us to shame with his deep knowledge of film! Thanks so much for listening!


The Mog EP12 Deliverance

Pack your bags and grab your canoes we’re heading down river! This week on The Mog we revisit a film Derek first watched when he was four! ‘Deliverance’ (1972). The redneck references are real. The next forty odd minutes features two Aussie blokes impersonating hillbilly accents ... poorly. Y’all enjoy now!


The Mog EP13 Poltergeist

Welcome to the Halloween special of The Mog! This week we put Derek under duress with a dash of horror! We resurrected Peter’s beloved childhood film, ‘Poltergeist’ (1982). They’re here! - and if you’re reading this: you’re here. Tobe Spielberg or not Tobe Spielberg. That is the question. Listen in if you want to know where the bodies are buried.


The Mog EP11 The War of the Worlds

The Martians are coming! Look out gentle listener, the Earth is being invaded! Things are getting hot like a heat ray this week on The Mog as we revisit Peter's beloved childhood film, 'The War of the Worlds' (1953). H.G. Wells' classic novel is brought to life in this tale of alien invasion. Listen as the duo put this science fiction classic under the microscope.


The Mog EP10 Spaceballs

May the Schwartz be with you! Prepare to enter ludicrous speed as we obliterate the 4th wall revisiting this beloved Mel Brooks classic, 'Spaceballs' (1987). A childhood favourite for both Peter and Derek, how does this film hold up after 30 years? Make sure you save some money for the merchandise!


The Mog EP09 Bedknobs And Broomsticks

Not just a Marry Poppins knockoff! This week on The Mog we take a look at Peter's beloved childhood film, 'Bedknobs and Broomsticks' (1971). It has Nazi's, witchcraft, singing, animation and Angela Lansbury in a golden one piece! Derek, I've a feeling we're not in Cabot Cove anymore.


The Mog EP08 The City Of Lost Children

Things get a little bit dark on The Mog this week as we take a look at one of Derek’s favourite childhood films, The City of Lost Children (1995). Not a film for the faint of heart, listen as Peter is put through the paces by this macabre French fairytale!


The Mog EP07 Message From Space

Thread the needle and prepare for a space adventure like no other! Find your Liabi nuts and join Peter and Derek as we plant our seeds into the movie that is Message From Space (1978), a classic movie from Peter’s childhood.


The Mog EP06 The Court Jester

The podcast with the potential talks about movie with the music, as the men with the musings discuss the fun that is film. This week we take a look at one of Derek’s beloved films, The Court Jester (1955).


The Mog EP05 Star Trek The Motion Picture

Enjoy the latest look at one of Peter’s beloved films, Star Trek The Motion Picture (1979). Dust of your Spock ears, dress in a primary colour, and pretend that you aren’t really more into Star Wars.