Episode #295: “I didn’t hear no bell” | Rocky V (1990)

After winning the fight of his life against Ivan Drago, Rocky Balboa returns home a broken man. Swindled out of his fortune, he and his family have to return to their humble roots. Rocky decides to train a young boxer but soon finds himself blinded to what’s happening to those most important to him.

Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young and Tommy Morrison star in Rocky V.

This concludes our “Action & Adventure” month, which includes: Dances With Wolves, The Hunt for Red October, Navy SEALS, and Rocky V.

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Episode #294: “You never saw us. This never happened.” | Navy SEALs (1990)

A battle-hardened SEAL Team sets off on a mission to destroy a shipment of US-built Stinger missiles that have fallen into terrorist hands.

Charlie Sheen, Michael Biehn, and Joanne Whalley star in Navy SEALs.

This continues our “Action & Adventure” month, which includes: Dances With Wolves, The Hunt for Red October, Navy SEALS, and Rocky V.

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Episode #293: “One Ping Only” | The Hunt For Red October (1990)

Ramius is a Lithuanian-born Russian submarine commander with a Scottish accent who is planning to take the experimental submarine he just stole from the Soviet Union and defect to the United States. Jack Ryan is an analyst who doesn’t know when to keep his big mouth shut. Now he has to convince the U.S. military not to kill Ramius.

Sean Connery, Sam Neill, Alec Baldwin, and Tim Curry star in The Hunt for Red October.

This continues our “Action & Adventure” month, which includes: Dances With Wolves, The Hunt for Red October, Navy SEALS, and Rocky V.

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Episode #292: “My Place is With You” | Dances With Wolves (1990)

Lt. John Dunbar begins the first case of post-Civil War social distancing when he’s assigned to an abandoned outpost. Once there, he begins to make friends with his horse, a wolf, and a Lakota Sioux tribe who ultimately accepts him as one of their own. Unfortunately, the U.S. military doesn’t feel the same.

Kevin Costner, Mary McDonnell, Graham Greene, and Rodney Grant star in Dances With Wolves.

This begins our “Action & Adventure” month, which includes: Dances With Wolves, The Hunt for Red October, Navy SEALS, and Rocky V.

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