Episode #256: “Blush & Bashful” | Steel Magnolias (1989)

Men are supposed to be made of steel, but Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis, and Julia Roberts are the true strength of their families in this adaptation of the stage play Steel Magnolias. As the trailer’s tagline puts it, “it’s the funniest movie that will make you cry.”

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Episode #251: “I’m your dad’s brother alright” | Uncle Buck (1989)

When there’s something strange in your neighborhood… who did you call? UNCLE BUCK! John Candy is everybody’s favorite (?) uncle in this John Hughes comedy. Welcome back guest host Jason Colvin, as well!

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Episode #244: “I Didn’t Mean to Call You A Meatloaf” | An American Werewolf in London (1981)

A couple of nice American boys go backpacking across Europe, but wouldn’t you know it… they get attacked by a werewolf in rural England, which begins a killing spree throughout the city of London on the next full moon. Don’t let the naked American man steal your balloons.

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Episode #243: “It’s great to be young and insane” | The Dream Team (1989)

When a doctor hatches a plan to take four psychiatric patients to a Yankees game in the Big Apple, what could possibly go wrong? Billy has a history of compulsive lying and violence, Henry thinks he’s a doctor, Jack believes he is Jesus Christ returned, and Albert is a man of very few words. Together they’ll have to navigate New York City when their doctor is attacked and left comatose — and they’re blamed for it. THE DREAM TEAM starring Michael Keaton, Christopher Lloyd, Peter Boyle, Stephen Furst, and Lorraine Bracco.

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