SCHWEET SHIZNITZ | Pop Culture with an X

SCHWEET SHIZNITZ | Pop Culture with an X

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Ep. 30 - The Waterboy (1998) - We're Back!
November 20, 2019

We have emerged from our chrysalis like a beautiful butterfly and we're back! This week we talk about Adam Sandler's 1998 movie The Waterboy.

Ep. 29 - Airplane! - Come Fly the Friendly Skies
July 28, 2019

This week we watched the 1980 Zucker/Abrahams/Zucker film Airplane! The film stars Robert Hays, Julie Hagerty, Peter Graves, Lloyd Bridges, and Robert Stack. There are also cameos by Kareem Abdul-Jabber, Jimmie Walker (Good Times), Barbara Billingsly (Le.

Ep. 28 - Christine - Shut up and Drive
July 22, 2019

Join us this week as we visit the possessed car thriller Christine! Horror legends Stephen King and John Carpenter team up to bring this car to life. We discuss the differences between the book and the movie, the other possible casting options, and the m.

Ep. 27 - Girls Just Want to Have Fun - Shut Up and Dance
July 15, 2019

This week we watched one of the cheesiest dance movies of the '80s. The 1985 Sarah Jessica Parker, Helen Hunt film Girls Just Want to Have Fun. The movie named for the Cindi Lauper song but featuring a cover version (even though Cindi has a cameo in the .

Ep. 26 - Some Kind of Wonderful (1987) - Always Date the Drummer
June 30, 2019

Join us this week as we watched the 1987 John Hughes, Harold Deutch film Some Kind of Wonderful. Eric Stoltz, Mary Stuart Masterson, and Leah Thompson star in this '80s teen movie about love and friendship.  Follow us on twitter at

Ep. 25 - National Lampoon's Vacation (1983) - Just Take a Plane
June 24, 2019

Join us this week as we go on another '80s movie adventure with Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, and Anthony Michael Hall in this 1983 John Hughes, Harold Ramis classic. National Lampoon's Vacation is an all time standard, but like all Hughes films there a.

Ep. 24 - Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) - Skipping School and Stealing Cars
June 17, 2019

This week we watched the 1986 John Hughes film Ferris Bueller's Day off, starring Matthew Broderick, Alan Ruck, Mia Sara, Jeffrey Jones, and Jennifer Grey. Join us as we follow Ferris and friends around Chicago and discuss how good a friend Ferris really.

Ep. 23 - Arthur (1981) - The Drunk '80s
June 10, 2019

This week we watched Dudley Moore and Liza Minnelli in the drunken 1981 hit Arthur. This '80s movie really nailed the feel of the care free '80s despite being barely the beginning of the decade. Arthur was nominated for four Academy Awards, taking home t.

Ep. 22 - Little Shop of Horrors (1986) - Don't Forget to Feed the Plants
June 03, 2019

For this week's episode we watched the '80s musical, horror, comedy classic Little Shop of Horrors starring Rick Moranis. The movie also features cameos by Steve Martin, Bill Murray, John Candy, and Jim Belushi. But if you saw the director's cut you will.

Ep. 21 - The Shining (1980) - Daddy Might Be Crazy
May 27, 2019

This week we watched the 1980 Stanley Kubrick classic based on the Stephen King novel The Shining. Jack Nicholson and Shelley Duvall turn in master performances in this '80s horror movie masterpiece. We share behind the scenes trivia and give our review,.