MPM: Ep. 407 – Cat & Iguana Season

Bad Boys II | Bad Boys For Life – Hey everyone! Thanks for checking out another episode of Motion Picture Meltdown! We finish up MPM Black History Month with a couple picks from Phil. He chooses Bad Boys II and Bad Boys For Life, starring Will Smith and Martin Lawrence. In this episode, we talk about franchises that started off bad and ended up great, we question how much money Michael Bay spends on pyrotechnics, and Cheats totally heel turns and speaks out against magic and motorcycles. Enjoy!

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MPM: Ep. 406 – Team Fake Leg

Action Jackson | Hurrican Smith – We continue MPM Black History Month with a couple of films where Carl Weathers is in the lead roles. This week we go through Action Jackson (1988) and Hurricane Smith (1992). In this episode, we talk about our favorite Black actors that typically play supporting roles, Cheats and I defend FakeLegGate and we discuss how hard you have to punch a windshield to break it. Enjoy!

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MPM: Ep. 405 – Hard Sale Yard Sale

Tales from the QuadeaD Zone | Who Killed Captain Alex? – Hello listeners! Thanks for checking out episode 405 of Motion Picture Meltdown. We continue our MPM Black History Month episodes of 2021 with a couple picks from Dehart. He chooses a couple films shot on handheld by black directors. The first, being Tales from the QuadeaD Zone(1987) directed by Chester Novell Turner and the second being Ugandan film Who Killed Captain Alex?(2010), directed by Nabwana I.G.G. Enjoy!

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MPM: Ep. 404 – Kindergarten Hive Mind

MPM Black History Month | Little Monsters (2019) | 21 Bridges – Hey everyone! Thanks for tuning in to another episode of Motion Picture Meltdown! We kick off another year of MPM Black History Month! Each episode, we’ll highlight movies with black creatives, including actors, directors and writers. Cheats starts things off, and we check out Little Monsters (2019) starring Lupita Nyong’o and 21 Bridges starring the late Chadwick Boseman. Enjoy!

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MPM: Ep. 376 – Ganjarrhea

Sweet Sweetback’s Badasssss Song | Ganja & Hess – Hey everyone! Welcome to episode 376 of Motion Picture Meltdown! We continue MPM Black History Month with a couple picks from Cheats that were trailblazers in their respective fields. We go through what’s seen as possibly the first Blaxsploitation film in Sweet Sweetback’s Badassssss Song and one of the first black directed & mostly black cast horror movies, Ganja & Hess. In this episode, you’ll hear us talk about other films that trailblazed genres, we discuss meeting our ding-dong quota for the week, and we take Phil to church. Enjoy!

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