Junkfood Cinema

Behold, if you dare, the audio from the first ever live Junkfood Cinema broadcast! On July 4th, Brian and Cargill recorded their schlock-tastic podcast live from CONvergence in Minneapolis, where they discussed the greatness of Richard Matheson and his ongoing influence on genre fiction/film.

Direct download: Junkfood_Cinema_Episode_18.mp3
Category:cult movies -- posted at: 3:20am EDT

Brian breaks down his Slop 10 of Die Hard knockoffs. Cargill feels like he's walking on broken glass.

Direct download: Junkfood_Cinema_Episode_17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:27am EDT

This week, Brian is joined by Culture Warrior and soon-to-be-doctor Landon Palmer for a discussion of the films of Elvis Presley. The King's oeuvre is examined as is the impact of these films on rock culture. Also, one of Elvis' movies was supposed to feature a talking camel...find out which!

Direct download: Junkfood_Cinema_Episode_16.mp3
Category:cult movies -- posted at: 12:00am EDT

Cargill and Brian travel down some bad roads as they examine a few of their favorite killer car flicks. They'll pop the hood on titles like The Car, Duel, and Maximum Overdrive.

Direct download: Junkfood_Cinema_Episode_15.mp3
Category:cult movies -- posted at: 12:17pm EDT

Brian and Cargill go outside the Actor's Studio to examine the early horror films featuring now giantest star in the universe: George Clooney. They also delve deeply into a film that only barely exists.

Direct download: Junkfood_Cinema_Episode_14.mp3
Category:cult movies -- posted at: 3:05am EDT

Cargill and Brian discuss the glorious genre pastiche that is 1983's Krull as well as delving into "the glaive problem" and why Krull is the perfect cinematic appetizer for Guardians of the Galaxy.

Direct download: Junkfood_Cinema_Episode_13.mp3
Category:cult movies -- posted at: 6:03am EDT

Cargill and Brian trace an alternate cinematic timeline in which George Lucas had been successful in acquiring the rights to Flash Gordon and therefore never made Star Wars.

Direct download: Junkfood_Cinema_Episode_12.mp3
Category:cult movies -- posted at: 5:56am EDT

Brian and Cargill discuss their favorite cinematic examples of urban fantasy in honor of Cargill's new book Queen of the Dark Things.

Direct download: Junkfood_Cinema_Episode_11.mp3
Category:cult movies -- posted at: 4:39am EDT

Our favorite Bob Hoskins performances that aren't Eddie Valiant or Mr. Smee

Direct download: Junkfood_Cinema_Episode_10.mp3
Category:cult movies -- posted at: 11:24pm EDT

It's Man on Fire (1987) vs. Man on Fire (2004) on this week's episode.

Direct download: Junkfood_Cinema_Episode_9.mp3
Category:cult movies -- posted at: 4:01pm EDT