Episode #232: “Give ’em Hell, 54!” | Glory (1989)

When Col. Robert Gould Shaw took command of the 54th Regiment Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, he likely had no idea how much the men under his command would contribute to the war and to the history of the United States. GLORY tells the story of the forming of this regiment and the struggles they faced as one of the few African American regiments at that point in the Civil War.

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Episode #231: “This Is Not Your Room” | Turner and Hooch (1989)

These are the simple rules. No barking, now growling, you will not lift your leg to anything in this house. This is not your room. No slobbering, no chewing, you will wear a flea collar. This is not your room. No begging for food, no sniffing of crotches, and you will not drink from my toilet. This is not your room.

This is TURNER AND HOOCH.

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Episode #230: “God, I Love This Street” | The Burbs (1989)

If you live on a quiet little cul-de-sac in the suburbs, you might want to take a second look at your neighbors because you just never know when they might be devil-worshipping axe murderers. Happens all the time. Especially if you live on Mayfield Place in THE ‘BURBS.

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Episode #229: “Nobody carries the dog boy” | The Blood of Heroes (1989)

This one’s a little more obscure than we’ve done in a while, but it’s a post-apocalyptic sports movie starring Rutger Hauer, so how could we pass it up?! Not only that, but they’ve actually turned this into a real sport that people play today. You might know this as Salute of the Jugger, but we know it as The Blood of Heroes.

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