Matt and Bob welcome back returning guest, artist, cool dude, Pizza Party Printing's Jimmy Giegrich! They waffle through the latest, 100% legitimate feature film PASS THRU! What does the fourth Neil Breen movie have in store for them? Does it finally prove he is in fact Techno-Space-Robot-Alien-Jesus? Does Breen actually get hit in the head with a real rock? Will Neil Breen's purchase and nigh-psychotic use of a drone camera essentially ruin his entire future film career??? All the answers can be found in this episode 90% composed of trying to piece together the hardest narrative structure BONUS DISC has ever seen!
Kidnapping, murder, gentrification, abortion, infanticide, sociopathic orphans, domestic violence, funerals and extended captivity. What do all these themes have in common? They can all be found in a fighting-video-game movie aimed at families but made for no one! This week Matt and Bob ask local socialite, scientist, dog-owner, Meg Mercieca, to choose a movie and she thankfully pointed to the UNLEASHED AND URATED DVD of STREET FIGHTER: THE LEGEND OF CHUN-LI! Is Neal Mcdonough's Bison one of the most disgusting villains to ever grace the straight-to-video screen? How hard did Kristen Kreuk's extensive fight training go before her dreams were crushed by the final product? Did you know Liu Kang was in this? All answers one wire-kick away!
Returning guest of the show, Baltimore music boy Curt Schmelz, joins the FOUR TIMERS CLUB as Bob and Matt plug him into the world of the 1990 techno-road-trip-horror-dystopian-action-sci-fi-thriller CIRCUITRY MAN! Did this movie inspire SCOTT PILGRIM VS. THE WORLD? Who exactly is the "circuitry man"? Is it the guy on the box cover with all the plugs in his head or is it the unassuming possibly, maybe, almost, we think, robotic guy who looks like Bob Saget and Kenny G's lovechild? Does anyone on Earth have better eye-sex with an audience than Vernon Wells? Click to find out!
70 episodes in, Bob and Matt celebrate a BONUS DISC milestone the same way they celebrate all milestones in life, they intake an artistic masterwork by a genius! Former guests of the show Huey Hesson and John Bennett descend from the heavens to have completely motionless sex with Bob and Matt as they watch Neil Breen's second directorial achievement I AM HERE....NOW! Does Breen once again solve the world's energy/polution/goverment corruption/economic/drug/hooker problems through art? Does he cast himself as horny zombie space jesus? Is making full length movies the only way Breen can meet women??? All the answers and more one listen away!
Matt and Bob take their last step out of the AIR BUD coffin and feel the brilliant, blinding sludge of incredibly nihilistic 1980's VHS fascism poured across their naked bodies by the gods from CANNON FILMS! Welcome to the milestone, as Bonus Disc reaches the funniest of all numerical acheivements, episode 69! Returning guest John Bennett finally gets his wish after 7 months as they finish out the ACTION PACKED 4 MOVIE MARATHON DVD set from SHOUT FACTORY with EXTERMINATOR 2! Do street criminals deserve to be burned slowly alive? Does Mario Van Peebles look like conceptual pre-production sketches for GOZER from GHOSTBUSTERS? Has anyone on this podcast seen EXTERMINATOR 1? Listen and find out all these answers and to hear John ask off-the-cuff AIR BUD retrospective questions!
Lao Tzu said "A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving." THEY'VE ARRIVED. That's right, Matt and Bob, two lost men in their 30s, have reached the end. 7 months and 14 movies later they have consumed, reviewed and dissected an empire built on a basketball dog! What does it feel like to create over 16 hours of review material on the life's work of filmmaker, producer, visionary, dog-murderer Robert Vince? Well...LONG. Matt and Bob sit down with Baltimore comedian and co-host of Saudi Arabia's favorite podcast LAUGHFINDER, Tommy Sinbazo, to watch the final word, the farewell of the AIR BUD CINEMATIC UNIVERSE if you will: SUPER BUDDIES! aka AIR BUD 14. Is John Ratzenberger playing a clinically insane elderly farmer? If Disney owns this franchise does that mean we could see the SUPER BUDDIES in a MARVEL movie? Do pigs have souls? All the answers and more just one click away. Time to say goodbye to AIR BUD, the one true SKYFATHER.
FIRST 13 EPISODES: AIR BUD | AIR BUD: GOLDEN RECIEVER | AIR BUD: WORLD PUP | AIR BUD: SEVENTH INNING FETCH | AIR BUD: SPIKES BACK| AIR BUDDIES | SNOW BUDDIES | SPACE BUDDIES | SANTA BUDDIES | THE SEARCH FOR SANTA PAWS | SPOOKY BUDDIES | TREASURE BUDDIES | SANTA PAWS 2: THE SANTA PUPS
FOR THE LOVE OF BUD WE ARE ALMOST DONE. Bob and Matt can finally see an opening in the abyss, the bright light of heaven that is knowing they are 1 episode away from finishing this confusing sports dog nightmare! They sit down with Baltimore Comedian Mark Joyner to watch the sequel to a prequel to the 8th sequel to AIR BUD, so SANTA BUDDIES 3...er...AIR BUD 13...uh...well...SANTA PAWS 2: THE SANTA PUPS! Is Santa running a communist conspiracy, holding a small town hostage with the facade of merriment undercut with fear? Does Robert Vince adhere to his own rules of belief-based interspecies communication too ardently? IS THIS A MUSICAL or are these townsfolk being forced to sing in observance and praise of their false idol?!? Answers to all this and more, one click away!
FIRST 12 EPISODES: AIR BUD | AIR BUD: GOLDEN RECIEVER | AIR BUD: WORLD PUP | AIR BUD: SEVENTH INNING FETCH | AIR BUD: SPIKES BACK| AIR BUDDIES | SNOW BUDDIES | SPACE BUDDIES | SANTA BUDDIES | THE SEARCH FOR SANTA PAWS | SPOOKY BUDDIES | TREASURE BUDDIES
"There but for the grace of Bud, go I." Matt and Bob have come far, and finally upon reaching AIR BUD 12, aka TREASURE BUDDIES, they finally know definitive truth. Bud, the worlds most perfect living organism, and his family bloodline are responsible for the very course of human history! Local baltimore comedian Jesse Cumor goes on an adventure with the boys to discover all of the false idols along the way. Does this movie blow the doors off the Air Bud Cinematic Universe Timeline? Do two 70 year old men get into a sword fight? Is a puppy eating and swallowing C4 played for laughs?! (the answer is Yes.)
FIRST 11 EPISODES: AIR BUD | AIR BUD: GOLDEN RECIEVER | AIR BUD: WORLD PUP | AIR BUD: SEVENTH INNING FETCH | AIR BUD: SPIKES BACK| AIR BUDDIES | SNOW BUDDIES | SPACE BUDDIES | SANTA BUDDIES | THE SEARCH FOR SANTA PAWS | SPOOKY BUDDIES
SPOILER WARNING! There are spoilers, they aren't at the open, WE WARN YA! The entire MOUND crew is back and they just saw a human-only screening of Patty Jenkins WONDER WOMAN! Rex, Bob and John celebrate Huey's birthday by gathering around a mic to talk about something that isn't him. They welcome episode guest, Baltimore's favorite corn-dog historian, Sarah Danger, to help them not sound completely tone def when reviewing the largest female directed and starring comic book blockbuster in history! Rex is nonplussed, Bob is wearing his rose-colored glasses too tight, Huey ages in front of our very eyes, Sarah SAID THE MOVIE WAS FUN and John, dressed like The Vampire Lestat's plumber, can't come to terms with more DCEU emails!
What is there to say when the high watermark of a film franchise is the one where the antagonist is killed by a puppy fart? Matt, Bob and Baltimore filmmaker, comedian and talking-animal movie enthusiast Max Levine have gathered enough puppy blood to endure SPOOKY BUDDIES!That's right AIR BUD 11! Once again starring Diedrich Bader as the voice of The Halloween Hound, his former Drew Carey co-star Ryan Stiles as the voice of an owl and Harland Williams in his second greatest lead performance of all time, behind ROCKETMAN of course. Does this movie finally address the remaining existential quandaries of Air Bud's cinematic universe? Is it ok for a police officer to freely distribute evidence from unsolved crimes directly into the hands of children? Why did director Robert Vince kill 5 puppies for SNOW BUDDIES then go on to later make a movie where the plot hinges on murdering exactly 5 puppies? All the answers and more just a click away!
FIRST 10 EPISODES: AIR BUD | AIR BUD: GOLDEN RECIEVER | AIR BUD: WORLD PUP | AIR BUD: SEVENTH INNING FETCH | AIR BUD: SPIKES BACK| AIR BUDDIES | SNOW BUDDIES | SPACE BUDDIES | SANTA BUDDIES | THE SEARCH FOR SANTA PAWS