Sometimes our podcast gets confused with ones that talk about the 80s TV series “thirtysomething,” but see, we’ve got this little misunderstanding. That’s “thirtysomething” and we’re “30something.” They talk about a TV show… we talk about movies you probably watched on TV.
Chet Ripley just wants to have a nice time with his family in their lakeside cabin. When his yuppie brother-in-law, Roman, shows up that plan goes out the window. Chet will spend the rest of his vacation just trying to survive, whether we’re talking water skis, bears, or 96 oz steaks. It’s The Great Outdoors!
The Newcomers have landed and are integrating into our society, but these visitors from another world are not always welcome. Sykes — a human cop — has just been paired up with the first Newcomer detective, Sam Francisco. Together they need to solve a mystery surrounding a Newcomer conspiracy and a dangerous alien drug that will threaten the delicate relationship between humans and Newcomers.
Paranoia has gripped New York City as a killer is on the loose. But who can save you when the killer appears to be a cop? John and Pat debate whether or not a movie like Maniac Cop can have any redeeming social commentary… or is it just an exploitation film?