Author: Cult Film Club

Cult Film Club Episode 36: Krush Groove!

http://traffic.libsyn.com/cultfilmclub/36_-_Krush_Groove.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadThis month the Cult Film Club is back (cue the title track from the Fat Boys Are Back) with a 1985 Hip Hop classic, Krush Groove!  This is a flick that has been on our list to cover since the outset of the show and we’re so happy to finally dip into the world of 80s Hip Hop… Directed by Michael Schultz (the fine gentleman that also brought us another CFC favorite, The Last Dragon), Krush Groove is the slightly fictionalized story of Russel Simmons and Def Jam Records.  Staring real life hip hop...

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Cult Film Club Episode 35: Nice Girls Don’t Explode

http://traffic.libsyn.com/cultfilmclub/Cult_Film_Club_Episode_35_-_Nice_Girls_Dont_Explode.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadJaime, Paxton, and Shawn are back with another episode of the Cult Film Club, this time taking a look at one of the most obscure movies we’ve ever covered, Nice Girls Don’t Explode from 1987. Starring the queen of the nerdy 80s girls, Michelle Meyrink (Revenge of the Nerds, Real Genius, Joy of Sex), the film centers on April who tends to cause her environment to spontaneously combust whenever she gets hot and bothered.  We talk about the film, the cast, and why you should never call Wallace Shawn Helen… Listen now! http://traffic.libsyn.com/cultfilmclub/Cult_Film_Club_Episode_35_-_Nice_Girls_Dont_Explode.mp3...

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Cult Film Club Episode 34: Hedwig and the Angry Inch

http://traffic.libsyn.com/cultfilmclub/CFC_Episode_34_Hedwig_and_the_Angry_Inch.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadOn this episode of the Cult Film Club Shawn, Jaime and Paxton dive stage-dive into the weird and wonderful world of Hedwig and the Angry Inch! Written, directed and starring John Cameron Mitchell with music by Stephen Trask, this modern musical masterpiece follows a young boy named Hansel as his world is turned upside down, his body inside out, and his genius stolen. Hansel becomes Hedwig, a transsexual diva whose life story makes for an amazing glam/punk rock album. We talk about the film, the amazing soundtrack, the actors, and the stage play...

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Cult Film Club Episode 33: My Science Project

http://traffic.libsyn.com/cultfilmclub/CFC_Episode_33_-_My_Science_Project.mp3.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Welcome back to the Cult Film Club!  This month Pax, Shawn and Jaime are going back to high school for the big science fair.  We need to graduate and our project is the only thing we need to complete to finally get the hell out of school!  Seriously though, this month we’re tackling the 1985 weirdfest, My Science Project! Directed and written by Jonathan R. Betuel of the Last Starfighter fame, the flick stars John Stockwell, Fisher Stevens, Danielle Von Zerneck, and a crazy cameo by Dennis Hopper.  We talk about the film’s...

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Cult Film Club Episode 32: Just One of the Guys

http://traffic.libsyn.com/cultfilmclub/CFC_Episode_32_-_Just_One_Of_The_Guys.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadIn this episode of the Cult Film Club hosts Jaime, Shawn and Pax tackle the seriously under-appreciated 80s teen comedy Just One of the Guys!  Starring Joyce Hyser, Billy Jayne (Jacoby), Billy Zabka, and Clayton Rohner, the film centers around aspiring writer Terry as she learns the hard way that sometimes it sucks to be a girl.  After having her article entry for the local paper’s internship contest squashed by her journalism teacher, Terry decides that the only way she can get a fair shake is to switch schools, and genders.  Terry goes...

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