Shrooms (Revisit) | Slice – Hey everyone! Welcome to episode 349 of Motion Picture Meltdown! This week, Phil takes us on a ride in his time machine, and we re-visit the very first episode of MPM in 2009. He introduces a new segment called MPM Classics, where we re-roast movies from the first season, that can’t be found anywhere online. This week, we go back and take another look at Shrooms, as well as the new 2018 flick, Slice! In this episode, you’ll hear us talk about new segments we’d like to add to the show, we talk about the realism of pizza place jobs, and we all get to hear a 10 year-old Cheats screech. Enjoy!Continue reading “MPM: Ep. 349 – The Pizza & Drugs Delivery Service”
Shaun of the Dead | Hot Fuzz | The World’s End – Hey everyone! Welcome to another episode of Motion Picture Meltdown! We haven’t done a themed month in a while, so Dehart had the grand idea to do a trilogy theme for March. Cheats kicks things off with by picking the Cornetto Trilogy which consists of three movies starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost, and directed by Edgar Wright. This week we go through Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz, & The World’s End. In this episode, we talk about our most feared “apoc-u-lips” monsters, we talk about the progression of Simon Pegg’s characters, and talk about how much of a twat David is. Enjoy!
My Science Project | Weird Science – Hey everyone! Welcome to another episode of Motion Picture Meltdown! Finally the circle has come around to where I get to choose the movies, and I decide to make us roast through a couple science themed 80’s movies. This week we go through My Science Project and Weird Science. In this episode, you’ll hear us decide on out real/fictional science partners, we discuss the importance of a jerk-off room, and finally find a movie where Dennis Hopper isn’t a douche. Enjoy!
Meatballs | Wet Hot American Summer – Hello everyone! Welcome to another episod eof Motion Picture Meltdown! We are two weeks away from the end of our summer podcasts, but this week Cheats, Phil, Dehart and I go back to camp, but this time it is much less frightening! We go through the comedy “classic” Reitman/Murray film Meatballs as well as a newer take on comedy with a roast through Wet Hot American Summer. In this episode you will hear us all talk about about what fantasy camp counselor we would pick, we describe the mullet scale for Dehart, and we all get a little uncomfortable by Bill Murray. Enjoy! Continue reading “MPM: Ep. 187 – The Mullet Scale, Zero to 100”
National Lampoon’s Vacation | The Great Outdoors – Hello everyone! Welcome to another episode of Motion Picture Meltdown! We continue our summer themed episodes by finally taking that summer vacation we’ve all needed for so long! This week, Phil, Cheats, Dehart and myself go over two of the best comedies in film existence in National Lampoon’s Vacation as well as The Great Outdoors. With a podcast filled with John Hughes, Harold Ramis, Chevy Chase, John Candy and Dan Akroyd, how could you possibly NOT listen? In this episode, we all talk about our worst summer vacations, we dive into some darker themes of Clark Griswald’s character, and we discuss the job title of “bear bald ass applicant”. Enjoy!