The Curly Mustache Podcast: Ep. 51 – Wu Zetian & Lo-Pan

Hi friends & listeners! Welcome to episode 51 of The Curly Mustache Podcast! Each week, we take one real-life villain and one fictional villain, discuss their histories, crimes, motives, any connections they may have, and decided whether they can be redeemed with our Bowler Hat Scale. This week, we discuss a couple of Chinese villains, the only woman Emperor in Chinese history, Wu Zetian, and the antagonist from Big Trouble in Little China that suffers from the Curse of the No Flesh, Lo-Pan. Enjoy!

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MPM: Ep. 381 – First Worm Perspective

She | Baby Blood – Hello listeners! Thanks for checking out Episode 381 of Motion Picture Meltdown! Dehart helps us wrap up MPM Women’s History Month and picks a couple obscure films with women leads. We roast through She (1984) and French film Baby Blood (1990). In this episode, you’ll hear us discuss genre mashing in movies, we talk about how nonsense can work, and Phil calls out France. Enjoy!

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MPM: Ep. 372 – The Clocket

Raising Cane | Blowout – Hello listeners! Welcome to episode 372 of Motion Picture Meltdown! We’re back on schedule this week and I choose a couple of Brian de Palma movies that also feature John Lithgow. This week, we roast through Raising Cane and Blowout. In this episode, you’ll hear us discuss how we’d beat our evil twins, Dehart can’t get enough of Lithgow mania, and we’re all a little disappointed with de Palma’s writing. Enjoy!

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The Curly Mustache Podcast: Ep. 36 – Howard Unruh & William Foster (D-Fens)

Hello to all of our listeners out there! Thanks for checking out episode 36 of The Curly Mustache Podcast! Each week, we take one real-life villain and one fictional villain, discuss their histories, crimes, motives, any connections they may have, and whether they can be redeemed with our trusty Bowler Hat Scale. In this episode, Joel and shift over to two chaotic killers and discuss who some feel is the “Godfather of Mass Murder”, Howard Unruh, and the antagonist psycho from Joel Schumacher’s Falling Down, William Foster. Enjoy!

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The Curly Mustache Podcast: Ep. 25 – Michael Dowd & Alonzo Harris

Hello to all our weekly listeners and new villains out there! Welcome to the big episode 2-5 of The Curly Mustache Podcast. Each week, we take one real-life villain and one fictional villain, discuss their histories, crimes, motives, any connections they have, and whether they are redeemable with our Bowler Hat Scale. This week, we talk about a couple of my least favorite type of villain, corrupt people with power. Joel and I discuss disgraced former NYPD officer Michael Dowd, and his counterpart from the movie Training Day, Detective Alonzo Harris. Enjoy!

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