Episode #262: “Dad, Don’t Eat Me!” | Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989)

You usually feel pretty safe letting your kids play in the front yard, but what if they were only a quarter-inch tall? Childhood fantasies come to life when four kids get shrunk down to the size of an ant and go on an adventure of a lifetime. Giant Lego pieces, killer sprinklers, the precursor to the Roomba lawnmower… it’s all here! Honey, I Shrunk the Kids!

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Episode #261: “Goodbye, Charlie” | All Dogs Go To Heaven (1989)

Whether you’ve owned a dog or not, you can’t really argue with the title of this one. But does the sentiment match up with the movie itself? Does the Don Bluth magic from Secret of NIMH, Land Before Time, and An American Tail hold up? Join John, Bo, and Pat as we journey to heaven, hell, and New Orleans in the children’s classic All Dogs Go To Heaven starring Burt Reynolds, Dom DeLuise, and Judith Barsi.

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Episode #260: “A Ghost prequel… But with planes and no pottery” | Always (1989)

Always came out before Ghost, but so many people have never heard of it much less seen it. But see it you should… in some ways it has more heart than the more popular movie that came out a year later.

Just ignore the fact that I might have accidentally said that Ted Danson was in Ghost somewhere in this episode. It’s still Patrick Swayze. I blame too much work and sleep deprivation.

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Episode #259: “Two and a half men” | Weekend At Bernie’s (1989)

What’s your ideal weekend? If it’s dragging a dead guy’s corpse around and pretending he’s still alive because you think if you just call the cops things will get even worse… you probably starred in the movie Weekend At Bernie’s.

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