Surely You Can't Be Serious Podcast

Surely You Can't Be Serious Podcast

Discussing and debating the iconic pop culture from the 80s, 90s, and beyond. Analyzing the Music and Movies that made us. A fun conversation about the stories and histories of two greats and determining which is the best.

Recent Episodes

Def Leppard's "Pyromania" (1983)

June 28, 2022

In 1983, Def Leppard released the mega-selling smash hit album, "Pyromania". With the combination of catchy, irresistible radio friendly rock songs, youthful good looks and the new music television channel MTV, the album pr…

Top Gun Soundtrack (1986): Track by Track with Bonus Tracks!

June 21, 2022

Great Balls of Fire! This week we do an aileron roll right into the Top Gun (1986) soundtrack breaking down each song track by track. Along with the unforgettable classics such as "Danger Zone, Playing with the Boys" and "…

Blade Runner (1982) vs. The Thing (1982) vs. E.T. (1982): Part 3

June 14, 2022

Join us this week for our epic conclusion as we finish our comparison of three classics released in June of 1982. This week we discuss the big questions! Is Deckard a replicant? Which of the remaining guys is "The Thing"?…

Blade Runner (1982) vs. The Thing (1982) vs. E.T. (1982): Part 2

June 7, 2022

June of 1982 was one of the greatest movie months of the 80s! This week we further our discussion of the behind the scenes stories involving the production and filming of E.T., Blade Runner and The Thing. We also discuss t…

Blade Runner (1982) vs. The Thing (1982) vs. E.T. (1982): Part 1

May 31, 2022

June of 1982 gave us three of the greatest science fiction movies of the 1980's (and maybe all time)! Ridley Scott's "Blade Runner" and John Carpenter's "The Thing" may have gotten buried at the box office by Steven Spielbe…

Top Gun: Maverick (2022)

May 25, 2022

If you are like us, you've been waiting for this movie since the summer of 1986. After the release date was pushed back 5 times, "Top Gun: Maverick" is finally in theaters. In this episode we discuss the history and behind…