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 #228: Talk with Kevin Smokler

I had the opportunity to spend some time chatting with author and speaker, Kevin Smokler (Brat Pack America, Practical Classics). It ran the gamut from Batman & James Bond to favorite 80s movies and great places to eat in Chicago!

Check out Kevin’s website here: https://www.kevinsmokler.com/

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Episode #129: “Must Be A Hen House” | Some Kind of Wonderful (1987)

We’ve got Glass (the sequel to M. Night Shyamalan’s Unbreakable), a little Indy 5, a few other movie news snippets… then Dennis finally gets to gush about his love for Lea Thompson in this movie (or did he really have a crush on Mary Stuart Masterson all along?) It’s 1987’s under-appreciated John Hughes’ film — Some Kind of Wonderful.

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Episode #127: “Those Aren’t Pillows” | Planes, Trains & Automobiles (1987)

Planes, trains, and The Last Jedi are on the table for this discussion. We opine about the future of the Force and end up arguing about the final scene of the John Hughes’ classic road trip movie Planes, Trains & Automobiles.

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