244: American Movie (1999)

This week, our resident impressionist, actor CLARKE KOHLER joins the show for the final time to watch the documentary AMERICAN MOVIE! We discuss some other American documentaries, Chris twists the film into a sex comedy, and Clarke has it on good authority that Michael Bay still wears his ‘The Rock’ leather jacket on today’s show!

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Framing

242: Josie and the Pussycats (2001)

This week, our most frequently recurring guest, Sound Guy DAVE BEIRNE, makes his final High On Film appearance with actress ERIN COLEMAN and the beloved comedy, JOSIE AND THE PUSSYCATS! We make the hard choices when it comes to some of our favorite movie bands, praise the acting of Tara Reid, and Dave gives us the nicest gifts we've ever received on today's show!

Follow Dave on twitter @PrettySoundGuy and look for Erin @universalcenter, at the Westside Comedy Theater, and at Second City in Los Angeles!

Hard to Shop For

LXXI: Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

It's a spoiler-free mini episode review of the cinematic event that is AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR! Chris and Brad go through their top MCU scenes and discuss how this installment stacks up to the catalog! Stay tuned after the music for some spoiler-filled discussion about the end of the movie!

241: Reality Bites (1994)

We embark on the final ten episodes of High On Film starting with guest CARLY WALSH and her final movie choice, REALITY BITES! We Trash/Star/Destroy the Ben Stiller movies we've covered in the past, Brad unveils his iconic Steve Zahn impression, and pizza is the answer on today's show!

Hear more from Carly, Brad, and Chris in DEATH AT SUNSET! A new sunshine noir radio play out now, wherever you find your podcasts!

My Sharona

240: The Shape of Water (2017)

It's the OSCAR SPECTACULAR PART TWO! We're watching this year's Best Picture winner, THE SHAPE OF WATER with guests CHIK AGWUNA and KIMMY KRENZER! We recap our favorite moments from the Oscar ceremony, flood the bathroom talking about the Worst Scene, and throw in some fish puns for good measure on today's show!

Follow Chik and Kimmy on twitter @chikiguna and @MusclesKrenzer!

Creature Feature

239: Unforgiven (1992)

Happy Oscar Sunday! We're celebrating with our annual two part OSCAR SPECTACULAR! Welcome to Part One OSCAR THROWBACK with actress KIMBERLY CONDICT and writer DAVID DEGROW SHOTWELL with 1992's Best Picture winner UNFORGIVEN! We rehash 'No Country for Old Men', sing some Metallica, and this is our gun control episode!

Watch Kimberly on the second episode of ALEX, INC. on ABC soon! And check out the trailer for Chris and Brad's new comedy noir radio play podcast, DEATH AT SUNSET, available now!

Join us next week for Oscar Spectacular Part Two where we will cover whatever wins Best Picture at this year's ceremony!

Never free. Never me. So I dub thee...

238: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)

This week, we wrap our minds around the classic Kaufman script, ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND, with guests MEG STILES and LIZZIE DONALDSON! We reminisce about our times at the Manor Theatre in Pittsburgh, take our manners off, and give plenty of 'spoiler-not-spoilers' on today's show!

Remember to watch BLACKISH on ABC and follow Lizzie on twitter @lizziedonaldson!

Meet Me in Montauk

236: Eyes Wide Shut (1999)

It's Valentine's Day on the podcast and we're watching EYES WIDE SHUT with writer HEATHER NOEL ALDRIDGE! We learn that doctors keep crazy hours, declare the reference "What's in the box!?" over-used, and mull over the other Tom Cruise/Nicole Kidman pairings on this week's show!

Buy Heather's book of poetry Feral Black Sheep on Amazon or Blurb now!

No Dream is Ever Just a Dream

235: American Psycho (2000)

Actor ROB SCATTERGOOD returns to the show to watch one of his favorite films: AMERICAN PSYCHO! We discuss Christian Bale's America, remind the world of Charlie Sheen's 9/11 movie, and share our favorite Phil Collins songs on today's show!

Look for Rob's short film DEATH DATE coming soon!

Hip to Be Square

231: Reindeer Games (2000)

This week, we're thrilled to have a very special holiday cross-over episode with the hosts of the THERONATHON PODCAST, REGINA CONNOLLY, BOB SHIELDS, and ROBIN HITCHCOCK on the show to watch REINDEER GAMES! We discuss the ever-growing genre of Christmas action films, put Keanu Reeves into all of our Milkin' It! pitches, and make a big announcement on today's episode!

Listen to the Theronathon podcast to hear the other half of our conversation and check out their brilliant instagram account @charlizetheronathon! And as always, if you're in the Pittsburgh area, make sure to stop by the Arcade Comedy Theatre!

Rudy! Rudy! Rudy!

230: First Blood (1982)

We welcome RICH MARCELLO of STRAND BREWING back to the show to watch the emergence of John J. Rambo in FIRST BLOOD! We go through the Stallone franchises, mull over Michael Bay's "patriotic days", and examine the transition from anti-hero to action superstar on today's episode!

Follow @StrandBrewingCo on all your social media accounts and if you're in Southern California be sure to attend their 8th Year Anniversary at the brewery in Torrance on November 18th! More information at strandbrewing.com!

Son of Rambo