Episode #291: “How many girls you got?!” | Cadillac Man (1990)

Joey O’Brien has to sell 12 cars in 24 hours to save his job, but he’s also got to contend with an ex-wife, a missing daughter, a girlfriend, another girlfriend who’s married, and he owes money to the mob. The brightest point of his day is that he’s just been taken hostage.

Robin Williams and Tim Robbins star in Cadillac Man.

This concludes our “Planes and Trains” month, which included: Air America, Memphis Belle, Days of Thunder, and Cadillac Man.

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Episode #280: “We hope you’ve enjoyed… life” | Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990)

Gremlins: The Untamed Element, Oldest of Asia’s Mysteries, Giver of mischief, Destroyer of everything, right now *this* building is filled with Gremlins. Yes! The building is filled with Gremlins! And they’re all genetically modified now! Enact the Age Old drama of Self-Preservation!

Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates and John Glover star in Gremlins 2: The New Batch.

This continues our “Revenge of the Sequel” or “Who Does #2 Work For?!” month, which will include: Die Hard 2, Gremlins 2, Robocop 2, Young Guns 2, and Predator 2.

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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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