HLF Presents: Podstalgic
Field of Dreams (1989)

Field of Dreams (1989)

May 5, 2019

In episode 222, Peter returns with Mariano for a discussion of Field of Dreams for it's 30th anniversary. Peter, being a first time watcher, gives his thoughts while Mariano shares his history with the beloved classic.

Outro music: James Horner - Field of Dreams

Avengers: Endgame (2019)

Avengers: Endgame (2019)

April 29, 2019

In episode 221, Allegra and Mariano are joined by M from The Liquor Run Podcast as they takeover to cover Marvel's Avengers: Endgame. Find out what they think of what could be the biggest film in history. Extra bonus: someone special joins the episode to give their thoughts. 

Never Been Kissed (1999) [History of Color Takeover]

Never Been Kissed (1999) [History of Color Takeover]

April 13, 2019
In episode 220, Mariano and Allegra give us their take on the 1999 film Never Been Kissed starring Drew Barrymore. Does it hold up? Would this film be made in 2019? Find out what they think of this romantic comedy. 
 
Outro Music: Ozomatli - Cumbia De Los Muertos
Us (2019) [History of Color Takeover]

Us (2019) [History of Color Takeover]

March 28, 2019
In episode 219, Mariano and Allegra give a non-spoiler review and their detailed thoughts on Jordan Peele's sophomore film Us. They also discuss the impressive performances of the actors, particularly that of Lupita Nyong'o. 
 
Outro music: The Beach Boys - Good Vibrations
Lean On Me (1989)

Lean On Me (1989)

March 17, 2019

In episode 218, Peter and Mariano review Lean On Me for it's 30th anniversary. Starring Morgan Freeman as "Crazy Joe" Clark and directed by John G. Avildsen, Peter and Mariano discuss the school culture and the working relationship by Mr. Clark and his faculty members.

Outro music: Club Nuveau - Lean On Me

Captain Marvel (2019) [History of Color Takeover]

Captain Marvel (2019) [History of Color Takeover]

March 8, 2019
In episode 217, Mariano and Allegra takeover Podstalgic for an instant review of Captain Marvel. The film stars Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Annette Bening, and Jude Law.  They give their thoughts on how this film stands within the Marvel Cinematic Universe. 
 
Outro music: Nirvana - Come As You Are
Footloose (1984)

Footloose (1984)

March 4, 2019

In episode 216, Peter and Mariano revisit the Kevin Bacon classic, Footloose, for a disussion of outlawed dancing and rock 'n roll for it's 35th anniversary.

Music: Kenny Loggins - Footloose / Bonnie Tyler - Holding Out for a Hero

50 First Dates (2004)

50 First Dates (2004)

February 21, 2019

In episode 215, Peter and Mariano review the second collaboration between Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore in 50 First Dates for it's 15th anniversary. They compare the film to some of Sandler's other classics and discuss if it holds up.

Outro music: Wayne Wonder - Hold Me Now

Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994)

Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994)

February 12, 2019

In episode 214, Peter and Mariano review a Jim Carrey classic in Ace Ventura: Pet Detective for it's 25th anniversary! They question Ace's detective skills and Mariano gets obsessive over an albino pigeon!

Outro music: Tone Loc - Ace is in the House

She’s All That (1999)

She’s All That (1999)

February 4, 2019

In episode 213, Peter and Mariano are joined by Allegra from History of Color for a review of She's All That for it's 20th anniversary! They discuss whether the movie holds up and if Zack is really a good guy.

Outro music: Sixpence None the Richer - Kiss Me

Butterfly Effect (2004)

Butterfly Effect (2004)

February 2, 2019

In episode 212, Peter and Mariano are joined by Allegra from History of Color for a review of Butterfly Effect for it's 15th anniversary! They also discuss the complexity of the different timelines and the alternate endings.

Outro music: Oasis - Stop Crying Your Heart Out

Varsity Blues (1999)

Varsity Blues (1999)

January 21, 2019

In episode 211, Peter and Mariano review Varsity Blues for it's 20th anniversary and discuss the high school football culture and what Mariano thinks about putting food on his body.

Outro music: Foo Fighters - My Hero

Gleaming the Cube (1989)

Gleaming the Cube (1989)

January 7, 2019

In episode 210, Peter announces the addition of frequent guest, Mariano, as a regular co-host! The two get into some tangents before getting into a discussion of a Christian Slater classic, Gleaming the Cube, for it's 30th anniversary!

Outro music: Billy Burnette - Brother to Brother

The Night Before (2015)

The Night Before (2015)

December 24, 2018

In episode 209, Peter is joined by returning guest, Mariano of TV Ate My Brain and History of Color, for a review of Jonathan Levine's Christmas comedy The Night Before starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen, and Anthony Mackie.

Outro music: Run DMC - Christmas in Hollis

Aquaman (2018)

Aquaman (2018)

December 16, 2018

In episode 208, Peter is joined by friends Phil, Jon and Julianne for an instant review of DC's latest effort Aquaman starring Jason Momoa and Amber Herd. The first 11:15 is non-spoiler and after the break, they get into detailed discussion about everything from costume designs to inspirations from other movies.

Outro music: Skylar Grey - Everything I Need

Creed II (2018)

Creed II (2018)

November 22, 2018

In episode 207, Peter is joined by Phil for an immediate reaction to Creed II, starring Michael B. Jordan, Sylvestor Stallone, Tessa Thompson, Dolph Lundgren, and Florian Munteanu. They give their thoughts on how the movie follows the first Creed and also Rocky IV!

Outro music: Lil Wayne - Amen

Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)

Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)

November 7, 2018

In episode 206, Peter is joined by returning guest, Karly of Core Temp Arts, for a review of the latest biopic of British rock band Queen! They give their thoughts without spoilers before going into details after a break. 

Queen - Live AID 1985 Full Concert

Outro music: Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Halloween (2018)

Halloween (2018)

October 28, 2018

In episode 205, Peter is joined by returning guest Tom of Jake and Tom Conquer the World for a review of the 2018 Halloween, the direct sequel to John Carpenter's film from 1978. Peter and Tom discuss their initial thoughts of the without spoilers and then get into specifics after the break!

Outro music: John Carpenter - The Shape Returns

Searching (2018)

Searching (2018)

September 1, 2018

In episode 204, Peter gives his solo reaction after watching Aneesh Chaganty's first feature film Searching starring John Cho. Peter also shares a personal story that relates to the film and gives both spoiler and non spoiler thoughts.

Outro music: Skrillex - Where Are U Now (w/ Justin Bieber)

Crazy Rich Asians (2018)

Crazy Rich Asians (2018)

August 17, 2018

In episode 203, Peter invites his friend Phil for an instant take on John M. Chu's latest movie Crazy Rich Asians, based on the book of the same name by Kevin Kwan. They give their non spoiler thoughts and if they'd recommend the movie before going into some of the details of the movie.

Outro music: Kina Grannis - Can't Help Falling in Love

The Wraith (1986)

The Wraith (1986)

July 30, 2018

In episode 202, Peter is joined by Justin of Epic Film Guys for a review of the Mike Marvin cult classic, The Wraith, starring Charlie Sheen about a mysterious figure who suddenly appears to challenge a gang of motorhead thugs. They also discuss an incident that happened on the set of the film as well as the soundtrack!

Outro music: LaMarca - Hold On Blue Eyes

Movie Wars: 1994 vs 1997

Movie Wars: 1994 vs 1997

July 18, 2018

In episode 201, Peter is joined by Steve of Everything I Learned From Movies for the 4th Edition of Movie Wars! Peter and Steve pit up against movies from their respective years of 1994 and 1997 and discuss which movies would win in a 15 category show down!

Movie Wars: 1984 vs 1989

Movie Wars: 1995 vs 1999

Movie Wars: 2001 vs 2004

Izzy's Etsy

Outro music: Hercules - I Can Go the Distance

Big (1988)

Big (1988)

July 11, 2018

In episode 200, Peter and Phoenix celebrate their big 200 by reviewing the Tom Hanks classic BIG! They discuss some of the deleted scenes as well as some of their favorite moments. And for the first time, answered listener questions!

Outro music: Hoagy Carmichael - Heart and Soul

Joy Ride (2001)

Joy Ride (2001)

June 18, 2018

In episode 199, Peter is joined by the returning guests Brittney and Justine, the wonderful and hilarious ladies of It's About Damn Crime. In a bit of a crossover episode, they discuss a movie where a prank goes wrong and provokes a stranger danger! Listen in as we mention Paul Walker's amazing butt and talk about how terrible of a brother Steve Zahn's character really is.

Outro music: Sinomatic - You're Mine

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)

June 11, 2018

In episode 198, Peter and Phoenix conclude their coverage of the Indiana Jones series with The Last Crusade. Phoenix having not seen the movies reveals which he enjoyed the most of the three!

Outro music: John Williams - Indiana Jones theme