Happy McConuary, everybody! Writer BRENDEN GALLAGHER returns to the show to watch the prodigal McConaissance film, THE LINCOLN LAWYER! We dive deep into McConaughey's experience in the courtroom, Chris discovers imcdb.com, and Brad and Brenden debate the merits of Will Smith on today's show!
Storm's coming, so we invited actor CLARKE KOHLER back to the show to watch TAKE SHELTER! We unearth the classic Antz v A Bug's Life rivalry, learn about Michael Bay's greatest directing achievement, and hunker down in the bomb shelter for the coming year!
This week we remember the lives of Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds as we watch the Fisher-penned POSTCARDS FROM THE EDGE with guest CARLY WALSH! We sing some Aerosmith, come down on Dennis Quaid, and marvel at the quips in the script on today's show!
The holidays are here and we're celebrating with actress KIMBERLY CONDICT and the new holiday classic, ELF! We discuss department store facilities, get into some Will Ferrell musical numbers, and Santa slays on today's show!
Chris and Brad love talking Star Wars, so of course they went to see ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY this weekend! Check out this spoiler-free mini-episode to find out how it stacks up in the canon and if it will make Chris and Brad's best movies of the year!
We dance our way into the warm, fuzzy sunshine of LA LA LAND in this spoiler-free mini-episode! Chris and Brad sing the praises of Damien Chazelle's third film!
We're back with our spoiler-free Buzzed Off Film reviews! Start your Oscar conversations with our take on Kenneth Lonergan's MANCHESTER BY THE SEA!
For our 200th episode, we're watching BILL & TED'S EXCELLENT ADVENTURE with one of our favorite guests, DAVE BEIRNE! We tackle the details of time travel logic left over from last week, Dave gets time juice everywhere, and we completely forget that San Dimas High School Football rules on our Season Four Finale!
With 'Fantastic Beasts' in theaters, we bring out our time-turners to go back and watch HARRY POTTER AND THE PRISONER OF AZKABAN with the incredible KATE PARKIN! We discuss the changes Alfonso Cuaron brought to the franchise, Chris doesn't care for the 'Goblet of Fire' haircuts, and Kate makes a proposition to Warner Bros on today's show!
Watch all of Kate's HP videos on You-Tube on her WeasleySweaters page and follow her on Snapchat @TotallyKato and @IfSheCanSeeIt for her work with the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media!
We try to make up for our sins in the MEAN STREETS this week with filmmaker and movie buff DUNCAN MCCABE! Matt Damon keeps popping up, Duncan wants to go out like Joe Pesci, and Chris never misses a chance to complain about the rat in 'The Departed' on today's show!
Tomorrow, go vote! Today, listen to entrepreneurs JAMES EDWARDS and TIMOTHY ISLAND discuss HOW HIGH! We urge Californians to vote 'Yes' on Prop 64, Trump up a category of Trash/Star/Destroy, and James and Tim suss out a How High trilogy on this week's show!
Exorcise your arachnophobia with actresses RACHAEL DRUMMOND and STEPHANIE TOBEY as we sit down to watch BIG ASS SPIDER! Steph warns us of sharks, Rachael shares a ladybug story, and Chris continues his zero tolerance policy on bugs for today's Halloween episode!
Rent KILLER PARTY (aka LA CONTAGION in the UK) on your streaming service of choice today! Follow Stephanie on twitter and instagram @StephTobey and @mostephinite and Rachael @mommyactress and @Rachael.Drummond and see her in the sixth episode of 'Speechless'!
We're back to getting our Buzz On with a spoiler-free review of KILLER PARTY! Continue your horror-comedy fun this Halloween with this indie gem! Make sure to check out 'Killer Party' (aka 'LA Contagion') on your streaming platform of choice now!
We found the footage of THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT for today's show with actor CHASE MCCOWN! Chase takes a trip to an orphanage, Chris loves Cal Ripken, and we flush out the finer details of the Blair Witch mythology for our pre-Halloween episode!
Go see Chase Tuesday nights in the Inner Sanctum at UCB Sunset and follow him on twitter @mchasemccown!
We continue our exploration of horror tropes with 2015's THE FINAL GIRLS and guest CARLY WALSH! We play Trash/Star/Destroy with all kinds of meta-movies, discuss the problems between parody and homage, and leave a surviving virgin on today's show!
Kicking off the Halloween season with a deconstruction of what's to come, comedian JEN MURRAY returns to watch THE CABIN IN THE WOODS! We get into some other Joss Whedon scripts, Chris hates bugs, and we conclude with an in depth talk on desensitization and voyeurism in the horror genre!
Actor BRANDON BLACK is back on the show to watch the original LETHAL WEAPON! We watch the director's cut, play Trash/Star/Destroy with Shane Black's Christmas movies, and love on the end credits titular song!
Look for Brandon on Fox's 'Lethal Weapon' on October 12th and on HBO's 'Insecure' soon! Follow him on all the social media platforms: @Brandon_f_Black on twitter and instagram, BrandonFBlack on Snapchat, and BrandonBlackActor on facebook!
It's time for our yearly pilgrimage to the LOS ANGELES PODCAST FESTIVAL! Chris and Brad count down their favorite years of film live from the Podfest and we squeeze in some previously unaired games and segments from over the last year of High On Film! Tune in for more from DAVID JACOX, CARLY WALSH, CLARKE KOHLER, DAVID DEGROW SHOTWELL, and AUSTIN TRIZINSKY on today's show!
Our friend, AUSTIN TRIZINSKY returns to the show to re-examine Robert Altman's POPEYE! We remember Faerie Tale Theatre, define a Prairie Oyster, and imitate an almost unintelligible Robin Williams for today's show!
Follow Austin on instagram @austintriz and tune in next week for our annual LA PODCAST FESTIVAL show!
This week, WILLY WONKA AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY joins us to watch CARLY WALSH! Wait. Strike that. Reverse it. We remember Gene Wilder in the wake of his passing by discussing Johnny Depp's career, defending Mike Teevee, and doing impressions of the late, great comic actor.