The Midnight Boys Present: A Free Podcast

The Midnight Boys Present: A Free Podcast
From the idiots that broke down Titanic one minute at a time. We discuss movies in our own unique way. Listen, you get what you pay for.
Pet Sematary - Fears & Phobias - “Birdboxian Stupid”
Apr 4 • 54 min
Join us as we dig into the original adaptation of Stephen King’s Pet Sematary. We chat about frozen hamsters, a pit of dead dogs and the Ramones.
Arachnophobia - Fears & Phobias - “Randy Belushi”
Apr 2 • 52 min
We examine the 1990 “thrillomedy” Arachnophobia. Join us for creepy crawly talk on spiders and other scary animals. There are also inflammatory opinions on John Candy courtesy of Rob.
The Nightmare - Fears & Phobias - “Shared the bed with a hero”
Mar 26 • 46 min
We dig into our dreams and discuss the 2015 documentary, The Nightmare. Joe shares his experience with sleep paralysis. We also talk about the movie Nell, for some reason.
The 40 Year Old Virgin - Fears & Phobias - “Hospice for sex”
Mar 19 • 50 min
Let’s talk about sex. We dive into Andy’s fear of having sex in Judd Apatow’s The 40 Year Old Virgin. We share some stories and discuss how this 2005 movie has aged.
Nightmare at 20,000 Feet - Fears & Phobias - “Teddy Ruxpin is malfunctioning”
Mar 12 • 51 min
It’s aerophobia time as we take a trip to the Twilight Zone. We compare the episode “Nightmare at 20,000 Feet” against its film remake. Along the way Rob shares an awkward plane story, and we discuss what is arguably the worst accident in film history
Open Water - Fears & Phobias - “OVER HERE”
Mar 5 • 51 min
It’s time to talk terror. We discuss 2003’s low budget hit, Open Water. How would we do in this situation? We also discuss the true story that the film is based on.
Bird Box - Bonus - “Other Things”
Jan 10 • 49 min
We jump on the birdwagon to talk about Bird Box, the Netflix distribution model and our least favorite birds.
Scrooged - Bonus - “Shut your face - it’s holiday time!”
Dec 21, 2018 • 51 min
We get all holly jolly as we dish on Scrooged, holiday music, and a magical horse who gives financial advice.
The Graduate - Failsons - “Why does he have a harpoon?”
Dec 18, 2018 • 83 min
In our season finale, we study The Graduate and take on the baby boomers one last time through their sociopathic avatar Benjamin Braddock.
The Omen - Failsons - “Sister Hazel Fan Club”
Dec 11, 2018 • 81 min
The boys went to hell and back to tackle our first failson with two dads, Damien, from the 1976 film The Omen. Check your son for birthmarks, vet the help carefully, and remember - IT’S ALL FOR YOU!
Billy Madison / Tommy Boy - Failsons - “So a penguin walks into a dorm room…”
Dec 4, 2018 • 77 min
An otherwise lighthearted episode about the trials and tribulations of Billy Madison and Tommy Callahan turns dark when Duff shares his most harrowing internet discovery yet.
Harold and Maude - Failsons - “Hating hippies is canon”
Nov 27, 2018 • 77 min
The boys tackle the Cult Failson with a look at Harold from Hal Ashby’s Harold and Maude, with bonus commentary on senior citizen lovemaking
Batman Returns - Failsons - “A literal penguin”
Nov 20, 2018 • 71 min
We continue our Failson season talking about a trio of characters from Batman Returns. We can’t get enough of Oswald Cobblepot and agree that this movie is one wacky ride for a blockbuster.
Gladiator - Failsons - “Caeser Marcus”
Nov 13, 2018 • 77 min
We discuss arguably the greatest fail-son of all - Emperor Lucius Aurelius Commodus. We’ll stumble through Roman history, theorize about Commodus if he were alive today and salivate over Nick Cave’s (yes, *that* Nick Cave) rejected sequel script.
Teaser - “You don’t know Chet”
Aug 27, 2018 • 21 min
The Midnight Boys announce their new podcast project. Also, we discuss some of our favorite fail sons.