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GBW Podcast

Biweekly podcast from the guys behind The Video Graveyard.Tackles a diverse assortment of movie related topics with side trips into music, comics, books, and much more! You never know what to expect on GBW!

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Episode 224: Post Apocalyptic Summer Camp
Where else but GBW are you going to hear about swashbuckling, an underrated 90's power pop band and crazy girls all in the same episode? Nowhere.This time out we get some TV movie summer camp shenanigans, checked out Rose Glass' LOVE LIES BLEEDING, Josh bemoans the state of "torture porn" of the mid-2000's, Lara Flynn Boyle goes crazy, pirates sing and dance, George A. Romero gets medieval (sort of), there's all sorts of submarine drama, truckers don't take no guff and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
193:19 3/29/24
Episode 223: Air Sax
Sixteen movies are covered on this episode but first we share our thoughts on the 2024 Oscars: the good, the not so good and any surprises.Then it's on to the flicks and, this time, we're all over the place with Bruce Willis doing the nasty, Burt Reynolds being a cool cowboy, a tween girl getting bloody revenge, the most bizarre "two Corey's" movie ever, a finale to the O.G. Planet of the Apes franchise, a crime comedy with a great cast that was dumped by its studio, a sheriff who REALLY doesn't like speeders, some "Air Sax" and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
197:08 3/15/24
Episode 222: Creepy Old Men (& Other Tales)
Step right up as we talk about sixteen movies that are rife with inappropriate old dudes, slow-motion overuse and even gut munching.This time we're returning to the Planet of the Apes, the Italians are ripping off Hollywood yet again, Jet Li shows how he became a star, babysitter Keri Russell gets up to all sorts of mischief, Joe D'Amato directs a horror flick with a difficult to pronounce name, we discover the inspiration for Kevin Smith, some kids want new parents even if their chosen adults aren't down with that and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
184:33 3/1/24
Episode 221: Poorly Aged
We've got another batch of twenty movies that crossed our eyeballs since the last time we spoke and, as usual, it's an eccentric batch.This time out we've got Gary Busey at his most unhinged (if that even possible?), we get two non-traditional westerns, some bad 90's CG rears its ugly head, the sun makes a guy go from jerk to lizard(!?), we visit a haunted asylum, 2023 horror continues to underwhelm us, Sybil Danning can't motivate this "squad", a giant octopus causes havoc and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
209:29 2/16/24
Episode 220: Let's Boogie!
It's hard to say if the twenty movies we cover this time are the most eccentric batch in a while but they're certainly all over the place.This time out we get ready to proclaim "everybody cut, everybody cut", amble around 70's Los Angeles with Kris Kristofferson, talk about the Oscar nominated THE ZONE OF INTEREST, learn about love from Sailor and Lula, discover that the key to winning basketball is astrology(??), complain about serial killer movie cash-ins, document Satanic panic, discover a lesser-known Italian action flick and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
247:56 2/2/24
Episode 219: GBW High
We stroll into 2024 with another slab of movies to talk about. Twenty-two of them, in fact.There's a whole lot of 2023 on hand as we discuss Yorgos Lanthimos' POOR THINGS, get "Gojira" with it in GODZILLA MINUS ONE (and more recent releases) but we also stick to our usual diet of oddities, revisits and movies you probably won't hear about on other podcasts.These include three films involving high schools, a rampaging giant ape, Lee Van Cleef phoning it in, the legit classic BEN HUR, Pam Grier taking pictures everyone wants, Robert De Niro being a jerk to Liza Minelli, a fake reality show that involves murdering contestants, a classic Arabian adventure and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
232:34 1/16/24
Episode 218: Peace Out 2023
Happy Holidays from your friends at GBW as we bring you our last episode of 2023.We cover twenty movies this time including Chris finishing his year long journey into the world of JCVD, Matt Dillon and crew robbing pharmacies, a shirtless Leslie Nielsen being a complete jerk, a 90's VR martial arts movie that (surprise!) is no good, a moody Val Lewton production, Scorcese doing family drama, two crude comedies, a pervy Paul Naschy and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
200:06 12/22/23
Episode 217: Start The Day
As we head towards the end of 2023 there's absolutely no chance you'll get a "best of" episode from us as we've been much too busy watching various oddities and exploitation flicks of yesteryear,Amongst the eighteen films covered this time we get a duo of Christmas horror, two completely different flicks starring an animal, a JCVD team-up that's not as cool as it could've been, one of Eli Roth's favourite exploitation flicks, Ralph Macchio playing the blues, classic 60's sci-fi speculation, a military academy you wouldn't want to attend and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
199:26 12/11/23
Episode 216: No Seconds
Gobble gobble, motherfu... oops, wrong movie!This time out we discuss 20 movies including Eli Roth's festive slasher THANKSGIVING, a 50's noir tells us the dangers of picking up a hitcher, Josh discovers an unseen Lucio Fulci flick, JCVD travels through time, Flash is the saviour of the Universe, Alexander Payne returns with THE HOLDOVERS, we talk a duo of over-the-top craziness, voodoo gets a bad rap, Nazi's regret crossing an old dude and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
224:56 11/24/23
Episode 215: In That Damn Movie
This episode of GBW is brought to you by a righteous heavy metal soundtrack as we thrash our way through 19 movies.We learn that you really can have a chainsaw massacre anywhere, we watched a trio of completely different tropical island survival stories, Bobby Rhodes battles some gnarly DEMONS, 80's Jackie Chan fails to cross over to American shores, Chris got to see Wes Craven's masterpiece A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET on a big screen, SOV zombies invade our home turf, Glenn Ford gets embroiled in criminal adventures and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
232:40 11/3/23
Episode 214: Turning The Other Cheek
It's still October and we here at GBW are continuing our commitment to watch more horror movies than usual. This has both its upsides and definitely its downsides. Which you will learn all about.As promised last time out, we allowed Kenny Rogers to give us both some odd life lessons but we also watched nineteen other films including two "can't be much more different" retrospective big screen showings, Cirio H. Santiago bringing the ladies of the night, we inadvertently both visited the PET SEMATARY universe, Josh finally learns just what the cranberry sauce is all about, JCVD returns to prison, educational films prove to be morally corrupt and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
206:32 10/20/23
Episode 213: 44% Horror
As we head towards Halloween we decided to put 100% effort into watching horror films with a 44% return rate. Not bad.This time out we're talking nineteen movies including a hip hop flick only Cannon could be responsible for, Tobe Hooper visiting the carnival, a grown man in diapers, Rudy Ray Moore gettin' down once more, Burt being Burt, a duo of Shudder Originals with varying results, Eric Clapton again getting on Josh's nerves, a rampaging wooly mammoth and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
219:15 10/8/23
Episode 212: Resting Tommy Face
Beware the wrath of TLJ! If you try to run, he'll get you, especially if you're trying to take advantage of a obscure loophole law.This time out we have twenty films to discuss including a couple of disaster flicks, JCVD as a coke fueled knock off artist, we both finally scratched a classic off our "why haven't we seen this yet?" lists, Josh continues his Scorsese and Chan journeys, we have evidence sororities are evil, bigfoot drops by to say hello, Chris checks out sure to be future cult film BOTTOMS and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
222:24 9/22/23
Episode 211: The Action Icons Parade
There's 18 movies on the agenda for this episode and, completely not on purpose, we ended up with a handful of them starring bigger name action icons.Apart from the various ass-kicking by established bad-asses we also talk a duo of "not-so-great" slasher flicks, visit the sleazy New York City of 1971, end up surprised  by a Will Ferrell movie, get two crazy efforts involving fetus transference and pin-up girls, go back to 'Nam Cirio H. Santiago style, we "go mad in a field" and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
198:00 9/1/23
Episode 210: Bruce Lee & Popcorn Trees
This time out we have overwrought action heroes, a spiritual Bruce Lee and more assorted nuttiness.We cover 20 movies including a constantly yelling Reb Brown, a look at THE POPE'S EXORCIST, a good reason to not run across the desert, Pee-Wee being as charming as ever, a revisit to a now cult favourite 90's sea monster romp, a hopefully final visit to the cornfield, the outrageous BLOOD DELERIUM and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
218:56 8/19/23
Episode 209: Move Your Dead Bones
I heard you missed us, we're back! (Yes, that's a Van Halen reference).After a longer-than-expected hiatus we're back with twenty-one slabs o' movies including a look at current  box office darling BARBIE, an elderly Mae West being horny as all get out, a slasher revisit that makes us question our buying habits, Josh talks one of his all-time favourites, Gerard Butler is slowly becoming an action star GBW go-to, we talk early Scorsese, Hilary Swank is a mom beating delinquent teen, the Australian apocalyptic wasteland gets a true hero and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
259:03 8/4/23
Episode 208: Auteurs & Scumbags
This episode we talk twenty films including a couple of auteur directors and even a few un-savoury scumbags to boot.This time we look at Wes Anderson's ASTEROID CITY, a bunch of creatures romp their way across the screen, an indie Canadian dramedy makes us pine for the video store, Josh keeps up to date on a few franchises, a classic sci-fi gets its first viewing, Rutger Hauer isn't as cool a bounty hunter as we remembered, some iconic punk musicians talk about their record collections, William Friedkin delivers the goods while JCVD does not, and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
208:46 7/1/23
Episode 207: GBWdotcom.com
What's as absurd as the title of this episode? A few of the 18 flicks that crossed our path since our last outing.This time we learn that sometimes re-visits are just as bad as the original one, Albert Pyun teams up with JCVD with better than expected results, a few series we've been picking at are concluded, stop motion gets the spotlight it deserves, Robert Culp isn't going to put up with some juvenile delinquents, evil kids who don't worship corn do their thing and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
193:58 6/12/23
Episode 206: Street Fight Tonight!
We've taken a break and now we are back with eighteen new movies that both make us happy to be film fans but also make us question the same thing.The 90's were a bad time for video game adaptations and we having shining proof of this, there's disaster in the air Gerard Butler style, vampire bats barely show up in NIGHTWING, a much loved horror anthology fails to impress, Peter O'Toole swashbuckles and womanizes his way into our hearts, Josh is starting to appreciate Scott Adkins, we have a Roger Corman two-fer, sitting alone with Chinese food is a thing and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
199:59 5/24/23
Episode 205: Fistfuls of Gore
This episode of GBW contains a bunch of trips to the theatre, a handful of revisits and even a rant on Andrew McCarthy.This time out we discuss 21 movies including a sports-themed TV thriller that fails to understand its most important themes (uh, sports?), a revisit to the original appearance of Ghostface, Lucio Fulci goes swords & sorcery, John Carpenter visits an evil church, RENFIELD and EVIL DEAD RISE bring some horror, Ali Larter proves her crazy girl cred and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
222:56 5/2/23
Episode 204: Kicking Ass & Kidnaps
Have you ever wanted to kidnap a kid, tell them they're dead and convince them they're in Heaven? No? Well one of the 18 movies we're talking about this time does just that.We also watch some animals getting sweet revenge, Chris finally checks out a well-regarded 70's sorta slasher, a 70's TV movie delivers more thrills than expected, found footage meets super powers, Jalal Merhi gives us an example of why he was Canada's action "guru" in the 90's, Bruce Campbell attempts a heist, Josh still isn't sure about BARBARELLA and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
198:44 4/15/23
Episode 203: Watch It!
This episode we get down with some serial killing, rubbery creatures and a giant eyeball head?!Twenty flicks crossed our paths this time including Lamberto Bava doing giallo, JCVD going on an adventure that (of course!) ends with butt-kicking, Keanu Reeves proving he could act way back in the 80's, Anthony Michael Hall's bizarre vanity project, some graverobbing, Kevin Smith finishing his CLERKS trilogy, a duo of new releases with PROJECT WOLF HUNTING and THERE'S SOMETHING WRONG WITH THE CHILDREN and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
217:15 4/1/23
Episode 202: Assassins, Thieves & A Cocaine Bear
Maybe if we took a cue from one of our furry friends and snorted a bunch of power, some of the lesser films of the 18 we cover this time out might have turned out better.This time out Josh headed to the theatre to check out COCAINE BEAR, the dream team of JCVD and Sho Kosugi disappoints, Susan Anton gets ready for the Olympics, we look at Oscar nominee TRIANGLE OF SADNESS, a duo of assassins arrive both with different agendas, Ryan Reynolds and friends are forced to plan a heist, listener recommend THE DON IS DEAD delivers and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
219:29 3/17/23
Episode 201: When The Drive-In Meets Gymnastics(?!)
You know, after a hard day of fighting off ravenous fish, ghosts and serial killers there's nothing more that us here at GBW want to do than relaxing gymnastics!This time out we cover 19 films including Howie Mandel being raised by wolves, a buddy cop flick that hasn't aged particularly well, JCVD going to prison, Lou Ferrigno channeling a Poe(?) story, hungry piranhas, Gene Hackman coaching the heck out of basketball team, Stallone attempting to sing and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
231:19 3/4/23
Episode 200: Uwe Boll
Can you believe it? We're 200!To celebrate this occasion we've brought in a special guest: Uwe Boll. That's right, the legendary (in more ways than one) director sat down with us to discuss his return to filmmaking with the police thriller First Shift, educated us on how he independently made over thirty films, speaks on his favourite gangster movies, told us about a meeting with Jean-Claude Van Damme and more from the good doctor.After our interview stick around as we talk about ten films we watched since last time including Rutger Hauer delivering the goods yet again as a villain, Chris looking at last year's horror hit SMILE, Tom Selleck vs. Gene Simmons and his robots, a plane crash with consequences, a group of old folks with a malicious streak and other celluloid distractions!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
218:20 2/17/23
Episode 199: We're Hip
We're so hip to so many things. We're down with the sleaze, we dig the art deco, fringe jackets kick-ass and don't get us started on the splits!We have 22 movies to talk about this time including a look at Brandon Cronenberg's INFINITY POOL, a noir set in the snow, two teen girls hitchhiking across the wild frontier of 70's America, a girl gang who takes no guff, Japan's version of Dracula, a long-lost adult film that defies description, Uwe Boll's most brutal film, "The Year of Van Dammage" continues and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
233:45 2/4/23
Episode 198: Smackdowns & Cheap Thrills
There is definitely nothing even close to a theme in the twenty films we're talking about this episode but there's some pleasant surprises, we still wonder who actually likes Count Yorga and there is one moment of pure hatred.Things are kicked off right with a DIE HARD clone that's pretty rad, we look at Steve McQueen's final film, Damien Chazelle brings the Hollywood excess in BABYLON, there's some giant animals on the loose, a Nazi zombie causes havoc, we look at how mental health was handled in the 1940's, another 70's TV movie doesn't live up to expectations, Maxwell Smart gets "nude" and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
241:05 1/20/23
Episode 197: 23 For 2023
New year. Same us. Which isn't a bad thing as we offer up our takes on twenty-three films that cover almost every genre you can think of.There's disaster in the air with an exploding volcano, Johnny Cash plays a hard-boiled criminal, mutated sheep go on the attack, we talk Spielberg's love letter to film THE FABELMANS, Lou Ferrigno returns as a Greek god, we get ridiculous with 2022's FALL, a guy has sex with a hot female alien, Josh continues his trek into film noir, John Waters serves up his biggest slice of depravity and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
222:05 1/6/23
Episode 196: Use Your Fists
There's a whole lot of ass-kicking going down this episode in amongst some tender drama and bowling ball boners. Yes, it's the off-beat mixture of movies you've come to expect from GBW - and we have 22 of them for you.We talk a handful of 2022 films (a couple which make our top tens), Charles Bronson and Nicholas Cage make an appearance, Michael Mann makes his directorial debut, Chris thinks calling Uwe  Boll the "worst director ever" is not true, Josh polishes off the PSYCHO franchise, Joan Collins fights off rubbery ants, we get a cool mustached action hero nobody has heard of and so much more!Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
218:41 12/17/22
Episode 195: The Cool & The Kumite
When you've got it, you've got it, and in this episode we meet a handful of characters who do. It's an eccentric mix of twenty-one films making us this episode and it's sure to make you do splits between two chairs!Just some of the films covered include Josh embracing "Noir-vember", Chris getting DRESSED TO KILL, a mad bomber with a penchant for rollercoasters, Tori Spelling and her psycho boyfriend, us wondering just who thought Yorga was a good name, Nicholas Cage doing his version of TAKEN, a duo of religious themed horror movies, the MF'ing Kumite and so much more!WARNING: There are some spoilers during DRESSED TO KILL, so if you don't wish to hear them skip from about the 1hr55 mark to 2hr06 mark. Word to  your mother.Thanks for listening! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review the show wherever you listen to podcasts; join in the discussion on our Facebook group, and if you like what you hear - tell a friend and spread the word - every little bit helps!Links to all our web stuff at www.gbwpodcast.com
214:11 11/26/22