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The Imaginary Movie Podcast

The Imaginary Movie Podcast

By The Imaginary Podcast team
Four predictably-bearded guys discuss movies and TV pilots, twice a week, to an audience that may or may not exist. Want to get in touch? Email us imaginarymoviepodcast@gmail.com.

🍿 Mondays: Our flagship movie episode where we watch a film... and then talk about it.

📺 Thursdays: Pilot Lite is our midweek spin off - we watch the first episode of a TV show and talk about the series at large
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149: We Discuss Tasha Yar
We dig in to Star Trek's Tasha Yar and explore the character and her role in the series.
31:33
October 25, 2021
148: Random Trek - Enterprise, A Night in Sick Bay
Star Trek: Enterprise season 2, episode 5. We delve into the trash fire that is this episode of Star Trek.
34:12
October 21, 2021
147: Cruella
Nothing says Disney movies like skinning dogs! We watch this entertaining Emma Stone / Thompson-led picture from 2021.
01:10:58
October 18, 2021
146: Young Rock
Who would believe that a comedy about the The Rock's life could be entertaining? 
50:05
October 14, 2021
145: Three Men and a Baby
We marvel at Tom Selleck's moustache in this charming film about men trying to parent. 
01:17:00
October 11, 2021
144: Sex Education Season 3 wrap up
Spoilers! We dive into simply our favourite TV show and talk about season 3 and the show at large. 
49:08
October 7, 2021
143: Baby Driver
We watch this music-infused heist movie directed by Edgar Wright from 2017.
01:08:14
October 4, 2021
142: Pilot Lite - Prison Break
We try to break out of the prison that is this veeeeery mid-2000s TV show. 
50:60
September 30, 2021
141: The Truman Show
We go back to the 90s for this classic, prophetic, film starring Jim Carrey.  
01:29:32
September 27, 2021
140: Pilot Lite - Poirot
We don our most offensive Belgian accents and uncover the mystery of this 1989 Agatha Christie detective show.
43:44
September 23, 2021
139: Highlander
We delve into this cult movie starring Christopher Lambert barely speaking English.
01:07:39
September 20, 2021
138: Trek Watch-Along: TNG, "Hollow Pursuits" S3, E21
Watch-along or just listen! We sit down and enjoy this entertaining Barclay episode from season three of The Next Generation. 
50:29
September 16, 2021
137: Die Hard With a Vengeance
It's Die Hard, but boring! Join us as we dive into this weird action movie sequel.
01:25:40
September 13, 2021
136: Pilot Lite - House
We talk the first episode of this very successful medical drama starring Hugh Laurie.
43:59
September 9, 2021
135: Idiocracy
We get to grip with this meme-able, internet-favourite from 2006.
01:08:54
September 6, 2021
Re-upload: Pilot Lite - Sex and the City
We go back into the the vault to and talk about this popular tv show - with a very different pilot.
42:58
September 2, 2021
134: Cape Fear (1991)
We delve into this stylish popcorn thriller Starring Robert DiNiro and directed by Martin Scorsese.
01:29:19
August 30, 2021
133: Pilot Lite - Open All Hours
We go back in time to the 1970s to explore this classic, and rather dated, British sitcom starring Ronnie Barker.
39:45
August 26, 2021
132: The Island (2005)
We dive into this high octane Michael Bay flop from 2005.
01:01:40
August 23, 2021
131: Pilot Lite - Scandal
Join us as we discuss the first episode of this accomplished, if not ludicrously dramatic, show from TV legend Shonda Rhimes. 
52:59
August 19, 2021
130: Pretty Woman
We talk about this hugely successful, highly problematic, movie from 1990 that launched Julia Roberts into Hollywood stardom.
01:07:46
August 16, 2021
129: Pilot Lite - Lie to Me
We keep it honest for this Tim Roth case-of-the-week tv show from 2009.
36:28
August 12, 2021
128: The Shining
We're back after a summer holiday to talk this classic Kubrick horror from 1980. 
49:23
August 9, 2021
127: Random Trek - DS9, "Bar Association"
Season 4; Episode 16. We fly the Red Flag and get into this excellent episode of our favourite Star Trek series.
41:53
August 5, 2021
126: Cougar Town
We watch and have fun with the first episode of this Courtney Cox-led show about a recently divorced woman in her 40s trying to get by.
37:58
July 29, 2021
125: Sharpe's Rifles
We finally get use of our history degrees as we watch this TV movie about Sean Bean jollying around Spain fighting Napoleon. 
56:55
July 26, 2021
124: Pilot Lite - The Finder
A backdoor pilot from Bones about a man with a brain injury who is really good at finding things. Yeah we don't know either.
54:31
July 22, 2021
123: The Tomorrow War
We get stuck in to this American military science fiction action film directed by Chris McKay and starring Chris Pratt from 2021.
01:14:15
July 19, 2021
122: Random Trek - Voyager, 'Threshold'
Season 2; Episode 15. Paris goes warp 10 and turns into a fish... then has sex with the Captain...?
38:19
July 15, 2021
121: After Dark - All things Holodeck!
After Dark is our new show where we talk about whatever we want - so naturally: Star Trek! Join as we get into all things holodeck and... it gets weird.
33:51
July 12, 2021
120: Pilot Lite - Modern Family
We settle down to discuss this charming, funny and most of all consistent award-winning family comedy.
55:17
July 8, 2021
119: Gone in 60 Seconds
We continue our exploration of Nick Cage with this old clunker of a movie from 2000.
01:26:21
July 5, 2021
118: Pilot Lite - Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers
We grab our action figures to talk this classic 90s trash kids tv.
51:52
July 1, 2021
117: Ghost Rider
We get pulled straight back to our man Nick Cage with this pretty crappy, but fun, Marvel movie from 2007.
01:22:51
June 28, 2021
116: Pilot Lite - Love
We watch the first episode of this this Judd Apatow comedy streaming on Netflix.
48:42
June 24, 2021
115: The French Connection
Get your gun and cigarettes as we delve into the murky streets of New York for this classic film from 1971 starring Gene Hackman.
01:12:25
June 21, 2021
114: Pilot Lite - The Haunting of Hill House
Strap in for the adrenaline-fuelled rollercoaster first episode of this critically acclaimed horror TV show.... that we really didn't like.
43:40
June 17, 2021
113: Con Air
Our love affair with Nick Cage continues as Ross and Sam delve into this fun, stupid, stupid movie from 1997.
01:08:59
June 14, 2021
112: Pilot Lite - Living With Yourself
Joe, Sam, Dave, Sam, Joe & Dave talk about this cloning dramedy starring Paul Rudd (x2).
48:33
June 10, 2021
111: Batman & Robin
ICE to see you as we talk this car crash of a movie from 1997 starring oh who could care.
01:33:44
June 7, 2021
110: Pilot Lite - Veep
We watched the first episode of the satirical take on being Vice President - starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus and created by Armando Iannucci.
46:58
June 3, 2021
109: Mean Girls
We watch this fun, weird and memetastic movie written by Tina Fey and starring Lindsay Lohan from 2004.
01:27:53
May 31, 2021
108: Pilot Lite - Spider-Man: The Animated Series (1994)
Join us as we talk about the first episode of this classic 90s Saturday morning cartoon.
01:15:47
May 27, 2021
107: Predator
Stick around as we try to get to the choppa to watch this catchphrase-ridden god damned sexual Tyrannosaurus of a movie from 1987.
01:39:44
May 24, 2021
106: Pilot Lite - Not Going Out
We try to muster some laughs while we talk about the first episode of this Lee Mack-led comedy vehicle from 2006.
50:12
May 20, 2021
105: Inside Man
We needlessly hide ourselves in a bank to watch this engaging heist movie directed by Spike Lee from 2006.
01:25:16
May 17, 2021
104: Pilot Lite - Pinky and the Brain
We talk this charming 90s kids cartoon and do the same thing we do every night - try to take over the podcasting world!
39:20
May 13, 2021
103: Nomadland - Oscars Special!
We don our tuxedos and fancy dresses and dive into Best Picture winner from Best Director Chloé Zhao and starring Best Actress Frances McDormand.
01:27:47
May 10, 2021
102: Pilot Lite - Orange is the New Black
Join us as we watch the first episode of this hit Netflix show about life inside a women's prison.
56:48
May 6, 2021
101: Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
Grab your eyepatches as we set sail on the ocean of money (???) that is the first Pirates of the Caribbean movie from 2003. 
01:23:50
May 3, 2021
100: Pilot Lite - Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Grab your stakes and watch out for the Big Bad as we talk about this iconic teen-vampire show from 1997.
01:04:07
April 29, 2021
99: Heathers
Join us as we wallow in our teen angst and watch this movie about high school, popularity and first degree murder. Starring Winona Ryder, Christian Slater Shannen Doherty from 1989.
01:16:20
April 26, 2021
98: Pilot Lite - Grace & Frankie
Grab your ice cream and whisky and join us as we watch this 2015 Netflix show about two women whose husbands leave them for each other.
40:39
April 22, 2021
97: Speed
Strap in to... your bus seat... as we watch this movie from 1994 about a bus that had to speed around the city, keeping its speed over fifty, and if its speed dropped, the bus would explode!
01:32:38
April 19, 2021
96: Pilot Lite - Invincible
We sit down for this (very) adult animated series about a coming-of-age super hero story from 2021.
53:33
April 15, 2021
95: Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
Join us as we delve into this classic Star Trek movie from 1986 about space, time travel and, err, whales...
01:20:34
April 12, 2021
94: Pilot Lite - American Dad
With Dave on assignment, Sam and Joe discuss this entertaining, if not problematic, animated TV show from when Bush was president. 
46:12
April 8, 2021
93: Marvel Special - Falcon and the Winter Solider
Join us as we get into the first few episodes of this new addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
56:16
April 5, 2021
92: Pilot Lite - Arrested Development
We blue ourselves and talk about this outstanding comedy series from all the way back in 2003. No touching!
01:04:45
April 1, 2021
91: Zack Snyder's Justice League
Join us for this monster episode as we get all nerdy about this troubled super hero movie.
02:10:07
March 29, 2021
90: Pilot Lite - Suits
We watch this sharp but bro-adjacent show about a guy pretending to be a lawyer. Starring Gabriel Macht, Patrick J. Adams and Meghan Markle from 2011
58:09
March 25, 2021
89: Encino Man (aka California Man)
Brendan Frasier as a caveman - what could go wrong (or, indeed, right)? Join us as we venture into this weird film from 1992 starring Sean Astin, Pauly Shore and Megan Ward.
01:07:31
March 22, 2021
88: Pilot Lite - The Walking Dead
Things get a little too real as we watch this impressive first episode about what happens if a deadly disease ravages the world (also, there's zombies). Directed by Frank Darabont and starring Andrew Lincoln from 2010. 
51:03
March 18, 2021
87: Phone Booth
Grab your blond highlights and chunky phones and join us as we transport back to 2002 for this entertaining Joel Schumacher 'bottle movie' starring Colin Farrell, Forest Whitaker and Kiefer Sutherland.
51:56
March 15, 2021
86: Pilot Lite - The Crew
It's Kevin James and NASCAR. Join us we watch this laugh-track sitcom from Netflix.
43:13
March 11, 2021
85: Bonus - WandaVision Episode 9 & Season Round-up
We sit down for the last time to discuss the final episode of WandaVision... and all the potential fallout for the wider MCU.
55:50
March 8, 2021
84: Demolition Man
Grab your three seashells as we delve into this meme of a movie from 1993 starring Sylvester Stallone, Wesley Snipes and Sandra Bullock.
01:17:34
March 8, 2021
83: Pilot Lite - Hoops
We're back to talking tv pilots! This week we're watching this questionable animated Netflix series from 2020 starring Jake Johnson and created by Ben Hoffman. 
27:31
March 4, 2021
82: 50 First Dates
We finish off our month of romcoms with this uneven 2004 movie starring Drew Barrymore, Adam Sandler and, for some reason, Rob Schneider.
01:03:44
March 1, 2021
81: Bonus - WandaVision Episode 8
Spoilers, obviously... We missed a couple episodes, but we're back for our last chance to speculate about this Disney+ limited series.
31:27
February 28, 2021
80: Final Lite - Blackadder Goes Forth
We're finishing off our month of finales with the last episode of this brilliant 1989 TV series set in World War One starring Rowan Atkinson, Tony Robinson, Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry and Tim McInnerny. Next week we're back to pilots!
41:38
February 25, 2021
79: Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade - Commentary
Watch along or just listen and as we settle down with a beer and some whisky for this classic Steven Spielberg / George Lucas / Harrison Ford collaboration. 
02:06:32
February 22, 2021
78: Final Lite - Frasier
This February we're watching finales! Grab some sherry and join us for one of the best finales ever made as we say goodnight and good mental health to Fraiser, starring Kelsey Grammer.
52:36
February 18, 2021
77: Bridget Jones's Diary
Due to literal unplanned surgery, we're a couple days late with this episode - but we're back to continue our February RomCom extravaganza. Grab a bottle of wine and your biggest pair of pants as we discuss this romantic comedy from 2001 starring Renée Zellweger, Colin Firth and Hugh Grant.
01:15:40
February 17, 2021
76: Final Lite - Scrubs
This February we're watching finales! We settle in for this clunker of a finale... which actually wasn't even the finale. Listen as we dissect season 8 episode 18/19 of this long-running medical comedy. 
47:45
February 11, 2021
75: Just Friends
It's the month of love so we're doing RomComs! Kicking off this with this funny but 'of its time' movie starring Ryan Reynolds from 2005.
01:30:17
February 8, 2021
74: Bonus - WandaVision Episode 5
Spoilers, obviously: We fix our perms and discuss episode 5 of this mystery MCU spin off starring Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany.
30:25
February 5, 2021
73: Final Lite - Two and a Half Men
All this February we're doing finales! We kick things off with the last episode of this tired, drawn out, and Sheen-less show.
48:16
February 4, 2021
72: The Fighter
We bulk up and get in the ring with this enjoyable Oscar-bait picture from 2010.
01:20:53
February 1, 2021
71: Bonus - WandaVision Episodes 3 & 4
We get loose and discuss the 2nd and 3rd episodes of this intriguing TV show from the Marvel Cinematic Episode. Make sure to catch up on our Pilot Lite of episodes 1 & 2.
29:49
January 30, 2021
70: Pilot Lite - The Jetsons
We go back to the 1960s and enjoy this charming retro futuristic cartoon.
44:42
January 28, 2021
69: Sonic the Hedgehog
We put in our freakish dentures and enjoy talking about this trash fire of a movie.
01:01:57
January 25, 2021
68: Pilot Lite - WandaVision
We sit down to discuss the first two episodes of this new entry to the Marvel Televisual Universe. 
51:59
January 21, 2021
67: National Treasure - Commentary
Watch along or just listen and as we settle down with a beer and some whisky to watch this Nick Cage adventure movie.
02:08:08
January 18, 2021
66: Pilot Lite - Derry Girls
We talk about this brilliant, witty comedy about teenage girls living in Derry, Northern Ireland in the 1990s.
43:18
January 14, 2021
65: Muppets Treasure Island
Join us as we deliriously discuss this certified classic from 1996 starring Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear... and a bunch of humans in pirate costumes.
01:10:53
January 11, 2021
64: Random Trek - Star Trek: The Animated Series - Mudd's Passion
We're back with this discussion of one of the worst-looking cartoons ever made: Star Trek The Animated series. 
39:23
January 7, 2021
63: Year in Review - So long 2020, we won't miss you
Happy new year! We're back with this entirely self-indulgent look at the movies we watched over the last year, as well as a taste of what's to come. We'll be back with a full episode next week. Thanks for listening - we really appreciate it.
48:31
January 4, 2021
We're still taking a week off!
Yep, no Pilot Lite either. Here's a teaser of what we've got coming up over the next few episodes. We hope you have a happy new year!
01:43
December 31, 2020
We're taking a week off!
With us all full of food and drink from our socially-distanced Christmas, we're taking a week off to recover - hopefully not from Covid. Here's what's coming up. We'll see you next week.
01:42
December 28, 2020
62: Pilot Lite - Psych - Christmas Special!
It's nearly Christmas so we're watching TV Christmas episodes to get us into the holiday spirit. In our final Christmas Pilot Lite, we watched the comedy TV detective show Psych starring James Roday and Dule Hill. We hope you have a great Christmas!
45:37
December 24, 2020
61: The Santa Clause - Christmas Special!
It's our final Christmas movie special and we sat down and enjoyed this excellent Tim Allen vehicle from 1994. Thanks for listening this year! We hope you have a great Christmas. 
01:18:26
December 21, 2020
60: Pilot Lite - House - Christmas Special!
It's nearly Christmas so we're watching TV Christmas episodes to get us into the holiday spirit. We watched this kinda Christmas-related episode of House and get wound up by the stupidity of pretty much all the characters. Ho ho ho!
45:33
December 17, 2020
59: It's a Wonderful Life - Christmas Special!
In this monster episode we get stuck in to this bonafide Jimmy Stewart classic from 1946 and discuss its themes, performances and why it's still the defining Christmas movies more than 70 years after its release.
01:44:22
December 14, 2020
58: Pilot Lite - Futurama - Christmas Special!
It's nearly Christmas so we're watching TV Christmas specials to get us into the holiday spirit.   Join us as we revel in season 2 episode 10 of Futurama, 'Xmas Story' - a traditional Christmas tale about love, loss and an evil robotic Santa.
45:40
December 10, 2020
57: Jingle All the Way - Christmas Special!
We kick off our Christmas movie extravaganza with this Arnie comedy romp from 1996. Join us and get in the Christmas spirit as we try and fix this troubled movie.
01:16:52
December 7, 2020
56: Pilot Lite - Goodnight Sweetheart
Join us as we discuss the merits of this 1993 Nicolas Lyndhurst time-travel sitcom - a forgotten show which ran, somehow, for six seasons and a 2016 Christmas special.
50:49
December 3, 2020
55: The Bourne Identity
Join us as we disect this action-packed Matt Damon spy thriller from 2002.
01:20:18
November 30, 2020
54: Pilot Lite - Outlander
Strap in as we delve into the first episode of this raunchy post-war / 18th century time travel show set in the Scottish Highlands. 
57:07
November 26, 2020
53: 10 Things I Hate About You
Join us as we discuss this charming teen romantic comedy from 1999 starring Julia Stiles and Heath Ledger.
01:07:33
November 23, 2020
52: Commentary - Solo - A Star Wars Story
Don't get enough of us twice a week? Want us less focused and more drunk? No? Well join Sam and Dave anyway to watch 2018's Solo, with this bonus commentary episode. 
02:16:49
November 20, 2020
51: Pilot Lite - Red Dwarf
Dave, Joe and Sam enjoy this very weird, very British science fiction sitcom classic from 1988.
46:07
November 19, 2020
50: The Rock
Join us as we discuss this Michael Bay Thriller from 1996, starring Nick Cage, Ed Harris and the late Sean Connery. 
01:16:04
November 16, 2020
49: Pilot Lite - Brooklyn Nine-Nine
We sit down to talk this the first episode of this silly sitcom which, amazingly, makes cops seem fun!
37:31
November 11, 2020
48: The Matrix
We don our trench coats and tiny sunglasses to talk about this defining 1999 science-fiction action thriller. And all decide we'd rather the blue pill...
01:17:34
November 10, 2020
47: Random Trek - TNG - Elementary, Dear Data
Season 2; Episode 3. Dave and Joe get into this fun holodeck episode of The Next Generation. **Random Trek is our occasional delve into an episode of our favourite sci-fi series.**
38:52
November 5, 2020
46: The Castle of Cagliostro
We watch the 1979 directorial debut of Hayao Miyazaki and enjoy this classic animated action-adventure caper.
54:29
November 2, 2020
45: Twin Peaks
We settle in and watch the first episode of this defining 1990s drama about a gruesome murder in a small Washington state town.  **Pilot Lite is our midweek spin off show - we watch the first episode of a TV show and talk about the series at large.**
38:04
October 29, 2020
44: A Fistful of Dollars
We enjoyed this classic spaghetti western form 1964 starring Clint Eastwood in the first of the 'Dollars Trilogy' movies. 
47:22
October 26, 2020
43: Pilot Lite - Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons
**Re-upload: The last version only had Dave's voice. Despite how happy he was about that, here's the full episode. Enjoy!** Puppets! Well marionettes technically... Dave, Joe and Sam watched the first episode of this classic kids TV show from the 60s and still managed to turn it into a 90s nostalgia-fest.
49:15
October 23, 2020
42: Bound
We watched this 1996 American neo-noir crime thriller from the Wachowskis in their feature film directorial debut. Follow us on Twitter.com/ImaginaryPod
01:03:30
October 19, 2020
41: Pilot Lite - The X-Files
It's 1993 and everyone loves Aliens! We watched the first episode of this defining science fiction TV show and can't quite figure out what we think.
43:36
October 15, 2020
40: Lost in Translation
Join us as we discuss this engaging 2003 movie starring Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson.
01:06:27
October 11, 2020
39: Pilot Lite - Sex and the City
We go back to the heady days of the early 90s and enjoy this engaging show about rich white women living in New York. **Got thoughts to share? Think we're wrong? Get in touch: Twitter.com/imaginarypod
42:58
October 7, 2020
38: The Pursuit of Happyness
We get all political about this 2006 film starring Will and Jaden Smith.
58:00
October 4, 2020
37: Pilot Lite - Pokemon Indigo League
We mine the depths of our childhoods as we watch the first episode of this classic anime series from 1997.
48:16
October 1, 2020
36: Underworld
We get back into it after our week off with this Kate Beckinsale vampire movie from 2003 and yeah... we didn't like it.  
01:05:56
September 27, 2020
35: Random Trek - TOS, S1 E28 "The City on the Edge of Forever"
We're back after a week off with a new episode of Random Trek - our monthly delve into an episode of our favourite sci-fi show.  This week we're joined by our pal Joe to discuss this classic episode of The Original Series and explore why it's remembered as one of the best Star Trek episodes ever.
46:50
September 23, 2020
34: Harvey
We head back in time to 1950 to enjoy this warm-hearted movie starring James Stewart and Josephine Hull.
59:12
September 15, 2020
33: Pilot Lite - Will & Grace
We take a trip back in time to watch the first episode of this pioneering 1998 sitcom.
35:47
September 10, 2020
32: Bandits
Join us as we discuss this forgotten film from 2001 starring Cate Blanchett, Bruce Willis and Billy Bob Thornton.
51:35
September 7, 2020
31: Pilot Lite - Men Behaving Badly
Dave and Sam crack open a lager and watch this very British sitcom from 1992. **Like what we do? Or maybe you don't? Leave a rating and let us know.**
33:04
September 2, 2020
30: Blade
We get our teeth stuck into this vampire-action-horror movie starring Wesley Snipes from 1998. **Like what we do? Or maybe you don't? Leave a rating and let us know.**
01:09:42
August 31, 2020
29: Random Trek - Voyager, S7 E7 - "Body & Soul"
Dave and Sam kick off a new show where we spin the 'dabo wheel' and watch a random episode of everyone's favourite sci-fi series.  This week we watch this fun episode from the final season of Voyager where Jeri Ryan does a great job mimicking The Doctor. Oh, and Sam has a cold. **Like what we do? Or maybe you don't? Leave a rating and let us know.**
33:42
August 26, 2020
28: High-Rise
Ross, Dave & Sam rant at each other while discussing this interesting, but polarising, movie from 2015. Like what we do? Our maybe you don't? Leave a review in iTunes / Spotify and let us know.
01:10:15
August 23, 2020
27: Pilot Lite - The King of Queens
Sam and Dave try and decide what to think about this long-running sitcom from 1998.
40:03
August 19, 2020
26: Videogame Special - Fallout 4
Dave and Ross try something new and talk about this frustrating entry to the Fallout series from 2015.
01:15:40
August 16, 2020
25: Pilot Lite - Star Trek: Enterprise
Sam and Dave get really nerdy and watch the pilot for this middling but mostly faithful Star Trek series from 2001.
56:36
August 13, 2020
24: Bloodsport
We delve in to this cult classic film from 1988 starring JCVD and his oiled body. 
01:20:11
August 9, 2020
23: Pilot Lite - Heroes
We get into this great comic-book-esque show from 2006 and try to pretend they stopped after season one. 
51:49
August 5, 2020
22: The Martian
After a week off, we talk about the 2015 Matt Damon vehicle, along with all the other space movies Sam loves.
57:48
August 4, 2020
21: Pilot Lite - The Big Bang Theory
Dave and Sam watch and talk about the first episode of this show from 2007 and, despite being nerds with their own podcast, don't love it.
48:48
July 23, 2020
20: Terminator Salvation
Join us as we deliriously discuss this poor addition to the Terminator franchise from 2009.
01:18:57
July 19, 2020
19: Pilot Lite - Friends
We talk about this defining 90s sitcom that took over the world, delving into how it was developed, the impact it had and why it's still with us decades later.
50:55
July 16, 2020
18: You've Got Mail
We're joined by special guest Nicola to watch this Nora Ephron picture from 1998 starring the brilliant Meg Ryan and a strangely creepy Tom Hanks.
01:25:38
July 13, 2020
17: Pilot Lite - Gilmore Girls
Join us as we discuss this warm-hearted show about a mother-daughter relationship from the year 2000.
51:33
July 9, 2020
16: Lord of War
We watched this entertaining satire on the arms trade starring Nick Cage from all the way back in 2005.  Shownotes:  Lord of War opening scene effects: https://www.artofthetitle.com/title/lord-of-war/
01:18:59
July 5, 2020
15: Pilot Lite - How I Met Your Mother
We have a good rant about this - for some reason - very popular sitcom from 2005.
51:07
July 2, 2020
14: Mortal Kombat
We're joined by our good friend (and Mortal Kombat nerd) Ross to watch this 1995 adaptation of the classic fighting game.
01:22:54
June 27, 2020
13: Pilot Lite - New Girl
We watch this excellent 2011 sitcom about four 30-somethings trying to find their way in life. 
47:18
June 24, 2020
12: Pilot Lite - Joey
We seize the means of TV production while watching this failed Friends spin-off from 2004 starring Matt LeBlanc.
36:08
June 22, 2020
11: A Fish Called Wanda
We watched this wonderfully British comedy-heist movie from 1988 and marvel and its all-star cast, including Jamie Lee Curtis, John Cleese, Kevin Kline & Michael Palin.
01:07:39
June 21, 2020
10: Some Like it Hot
Warning: Poor audio. We watch this classic farcical comedy from 1959 starring Marilyn Monroe, Jack Lemmon and Tony Curtis. 
01:07:01
June 19, 2020
09: Pilot Lite - The Office (US)
Sam and Dave watch the pilot of the American Office and reflect on how this British remake became one of the most popular sitcoms ever.
42:51
June 12, 2020
08: Stripes
We watch this Bill Murray, Harold Ramis vehicle about how much fun it is joining the army (in 1981 at least).
01:16:41
June 8, 2020
07: Pilot Lite - The Office (UK)
Join us as we watch this classic, era-defining British comedy from 2001 from Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant. 
45:54
June 3, 2020
06: The Money Pit
We feast our eyes on this.... film from 1986 featuring Shelley Long and Tom Hanks and talk about why it's all sugar and no substance. 
58:36
June 1, 2020
05: Pilot Lite - The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
We enjoy Will Smith's breakout acting role in this very funny pilot for the much-loved series from 1990. Pilot Lite is our mid-week mini show where we discuss the first episode of a TV series and ask: does this pilot make me want to watch more?
43:07
May 27, 2020
04: Ronin
We watch, and love, this very well-made action movie from 1998 starring Robert Di Niro.
01:18:13
May 26, 2020
03: Pilot Lite - Two Broke Girls
Dave and Sam delve into the first episode of this tawdry show, which, unaccountably, ran for six seasons.  Pilot Lite is our mid-week mini show where we discuss the first episode of a TV series and ask: does this pilot make me want to watch more?
37:55
May 20, 2020
02: Sister Act
Sam and Dave discuss this slow-paced but heartwarming Disney comedy from 1992 starring Whoopi Goldberg.
01:05:13
May 18, 2020
01: Pilot Lite - Seinfeld
Dave and Sam explore the pilot episode of 'Seinfeld' and discuss how, against the odds, it led to one of the greatest sitcoms of all time. Pilot Lite is our mid-week mini show where we discuss the first episode of a TV series and ask: does this pilot make me want to watch more?
34:15
May 15, 2020