Friday, April 20, 2018

Episode 25: Barbarella (1968), Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986), and Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003)



Mystery Movie Night celebrates its 25th episode with a discussion of angels, authority figures, and Albuquerque. After a brand new, custom-made theme song (written and performed by Michael's brother Matt May), Erik leads the gang through wacky space opera, high school hijinks, and cartoon superspies. Are these movies any good? What's the secret that connects them? Tune in and find out!

00:02:55 - Review of Barbarella

00:23:55 - Review of Ferris Bueller's Day Off

00:55:22 - Review of Looney Tunes: Back in Action

01:23:23 - Guessing the Connection

Sunday, March 25, 2018

Episode 24: Major League (1989), A Few Good Men (1992), and Benny & Joon (1993)



We're all about baseball, brigs, and Buster Keaton on this episode. Michael, Dave, David, Erik, and Evan discuss a trio of '90s movies and what it is that connects them all.

00:01:44 - Review of Major League

00:26:45 - Review of A Few Good Men

00:44:35 - Review of Benny & Joon

01:08:00 - Guessing the Connection



Thursday, March 1, 2018

Episode 23: Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001), 10,000 BC (2008), and Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012)



David, Erik, Evan, Michael, and Dave discuss princesses, pyramids, and pecs.

00:01:15 - Review of Atlantis: The Lost Empire
00:19:47 - Review of 10,000 BC
00:36:18 - Review of Journey 2: The Mysterious Island
00:56:13 - Guessing the Connection

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Episode 22: Operation Kid Brother (1967), Rock 'n' Roll High School (1979), and Hudson Hawk (1993)



Dave, David, Erik, and Michael are joined by our brand-new, regular co-host Evan Hanson (who was a guest on Episode 20, if you're keeping track). Lots of diverse opinions as we talk about James Bond, Joey Ramone, and Almond Joy.

00:01:33 - Review of Operation Kid Brother

00:14:23 - Review of Rock 'n' Roll High School

00:35:26 - Review of Hudson Hawk

00:57:03 - Guessing the Connection


Friday, December 29, 2017

Episode 21: The Third Man (1949), The Muppet Movie (1979), and Ed Wood (1994)



Erik, Michael, Dave, and David wrap up the year talking about sewers, Sweetums, and sweaters.

00:01:39 - Review of The Third Man

00:18:09 - Review of The Muppet Movie

00:50:56 - Review of Ed Wood

01:12:15 - Guessing the Connection



Sunday, November 26, 2017

Episode 20: AI: Artificial Intelligence (2001), The Hunt for Red October (1990), and Die Hard (1988)



Yipee-Ki-Yay, Melon Farmers! Dave, David, Erik (he's back!), and Mike are joined by special guest Evan Hanson to talk robots, Russians, and Roy Rogers. Bonus discussions include favorite Jack Ryans and "Is Die Hard a Christmas movie?"

00:00:45 - Review of AI: Artificial Intelligence

00:23:17 - Review of The Hunt for Red October

00:43:00 - Review of Die Hard

01:10:03 - Guessing the Connection

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Episode 19: The Wizard of Oz (1939), Labyrinth (1986), and Mortal Kombat (1995)



David, Michael, and Dave are joined by special guest Rob Graham to talk about Gales, Goblins, and Goro. And after learning what connects them all, we reveal our favorite '80s fantasy movies.

00:00:56 - Review of The Wizard of Oz

00:17:56 - Review of Labyrinth

00:42:26 - Review of Mortal Kombat

01:16:25 - Guessing the Connection