Episode #200: Guilty Pleasure Movies

For our 200th episode, we delve into our favorite guilty pleasure movies of the 80s and beyond. Thank you to all of our listeners and followers who have been with us at any point along this ride to the 200th. Here’s to 200+ more!

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Guilty Pleasure Movies of the 80s and Beyond

Comfort Movies of the 80s and Beyond

Midnight Movies

Juvenile Guilty Pleasure Movies

Episode #199: “You Shot Me” | Tequila Sunrise (1988)

There are times when you watch a movie for the first time and you love it. There are times when you hate it. Then there’s Tequila Sunrise. Join Pat and John as they try to work through their feelings surrounding this movie.

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Episode #189: “Your mother mates out of season” | Alien Nation (1988)

The Newcomers have landed and are integrating into our society, but these visitors from another world are not always welcome. Sykes — a human cop — has just been paired up with the first Newcomer detective, Sam Francisco. Together they need to solve a mystery surrounding a Newcomer conspiracy and a dangerous alien drug that will threaten the delicate relationship between humans and Newcomers.

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Episode #188: “Look at the size of those hematomas!” | Maniac Cop (1988)

Paranoia has gripped New York City as a killer is on the loose. But who can save you when the killer appears to be a cop? John and Pat debate whether or not a movie like Maniac Cop can have any redeeming social commentary… or is it just an exploitation film?

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