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 (2018) [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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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

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)

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)

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)

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

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)

May 28, 2018

In episode 197, Peter and Phoenix continue their coverage of the Indiana Jones movies for their fourth anniversary! They discuss what they think about Temple of Doom vs Raiders of the Lost Ark and which one would they watch again.

Outro music: John Williams - Indiana Jones theme

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

May 20, 2018

In episode 196, Peter and Phoenix kick out the celebration of their fourth year podcasting with the first installment of the Indiana Jones adventures with Raiders of the Lost Ark.

Outro music: John Williams - Indiana Jones theme

Cobra Kai Ep 1 - “Ace Degenerate”

May 7, 2018

In episode 195, Peter is joined by Tom of Jake and Tom Conquer the World for a BONUS review of the first episode of YouTube Red's Exclusive Series Cobra Kai! If you like what hear, subscribe to "TV ATE MY BRAIN" to get updates for the rest of the episodes as they are released!

The Karate Kid Review

The Karate Kid Part II Review

The Karate Kid Part III & The Next Karate Kid Review

Outro music: Joe Esposito - You're the Best

Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

April 27, 2018

In episode 194, Peter and Phoenix give their instant takes on Marvel's latest installment Avengers: Infinity War! They start with their non-spoiler initial thoughts before discussing the things they liked in the spoiler section.

Outro music: Avengers: Infinity War Theme