Category Archives: Sci-Fi and Fantasy

Treatment 267 – Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome

thunderdome3And now, back to our regularly scheduled countdown to the end of days. We welcome back, for one last appearance, podcast favorite Abby Denson! Speaking of the end, we wander into the pocky-lips this week as we venture to…

Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome!

Abby discusses amorous amusement park ride preferences (perv guest of 2016)!

Matt relives the horror’s of the electrified cage match!

Doug blows Mel Gibson’s master (blaster) plan wide open!

Next week: The boys are back together! Marc and Kirk come back for the big finale, Kolchak in The Night Strangler!

Treatment 263 – Moonraker

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Space month concludes this week with its only actual entry. Amazingly, we’re also covering our very first James Bond picture. We’re jetting to the inky blackness of the cosmos in a…

Moonraker!

Matt and Doug recreate the lost mailbag!

Doug reinvents the movie novelization!

Matt finds the heart and soul of the Moonraker!

Next week: We’re getting about as far from sci-fi as possible, when we travel back to the Old West for Kenny Rogers’s classic, The Gambler!

Treatment 262 – Gremlins 2: The New Batch

flicks_couch1-2_10We had a minor mishap on the last episode (DOUG lost it), but by a strange stroke of fortune we had an ace-in-the-hole for the same week. We finally got it together to record outside the hallowed halls of Schlock Industries to take a stab at…

Gremlins 2: The New Batch!

Abby makes the hard choices in pests!

Kirk takes a dump on Trump!

Doug nominates Gremlins 2 for an Oscar!

Next week: Space month continues with one of the more questionable entries into the James Bond canon: Moonraker!

Treatment 261 – Starflight One

starflight-one-irrflug-ins-all-100~_v-facebook1200_2d6fdaWell, it was bound to happen to us sooner or later. We lost the audio on an episode (Doug lost it, not we). Maybe this was the best week, maybe it was the best episode for it to happen. There’s a brief wrap up of the episode in the audio, mostly for some good ballooning, and what more is there to really say about…

Starflight One: The Plane That Couldn’t Land!

Matt and Doug lose an episode (DOUG lost it)!

Matt drops a ballooning so good that we had to have this wrap up!

Doug makes a true mercy ballooning!

Next week: It’s impromptu space month, sure, but there’s a little side-trip in the middle to Gremlins 2: The New Batch with Kirk and Abby!

Treatment 259- Æon Flux

Mrs FrizzleImpromptu superheroes month continues! We’re drinking from pools of Liquid Television this week, to bring you the big-screen adaptation of a freaky futuristic spy story…

Æon Flux!

Matt & Doug bring families together!

Matt finds some serious holes in Charlize Theron’s career!

Doug club-remixes the opening theme!

Next week: We’re (probably) rounding out superhero month with Sam Raimi’s Darkman!

Treatment 258 – Catwoman

Cbi8KqqVAAEyUkNLast week’s He-Man retroactively started an impromptu month or so of superhero movies. We’ll do that sometimes. The second week, though, is a real third tier take on a top level supervillain, presented here as maybe the hero? Anyway, we’re taking down the last eight lives of…

Catwoman!

Matt and Doug work on new intros to the podcast and trailer sections!

Matt nails the director’s inspiration for the film’s direction!

Doug finds the creators’ one and only source of Catwoman knowledge!

Next week: Our semi-feminist superhero streak continues with cartoon come to life, the futuristic Aeon Flux!