Episodes

Dec. 15, 2020

Lethal Weapon (1987) v. Die Hard (1988)

During the late 80's producer Joel Silver gave us two of the greatest Christmas action movies of all time. Both "Lethal Weapon" …

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Dec. 1, 2020

U2's Joshua Tree ('87) vs. Prince's Sign O' the Times ('87) (part 2)

Every song has a story! Join us as we dive into the stories behind each track of the Best Album of one of the best years in music…

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Nov. 24, 2020

U2's Joshua Tree ('87) vs. Prince's Sign O' the Times ('87) (part 1)

It could be argued that 1987 was the best year in the 80s for music, and the album of the year was Joshua Tree by U2. It is witho…

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Nov. 17, 2020

Prince's "Sign O' the Times" (1987) vs. U2's "The Joshua Tree" (1987)

In March of 1987 two of the most beloved and respected artists of their generation released what many consider to be their greate…

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Nov. 10, 2020

Super Bowl Shuffle 1985 - 35th Anniversary

In 1985 the Chicago Bears are the biggest, baddest, meanest football team in the NFL so they decide to rap, sing and dance in a m…

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Nov. 3, 2020

Shelby's Story

Join us in this mini episode to hear the story of Shelby's amazing contribution to the world of film. Don't miss it! And, don't f…

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Oct. 27, 2020

Fright Night ('85) or The Lost Boys ('87)?! [Episode 2]

Neck and Neck! Unlike the sequels and reboots to these movies, Episode 2 of Fright Night vs The Lost Boys might be better than th…

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Oct. 20, 2020

The Lost Boys ('87) vs. Fright Night ('85): Battle of the 80s Vampire…

I vant to suck your blood! Vampire movies of the early 80s had become a joke. But, Fright Night by Tom Holland and The Lost Boys …

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Oct. 13, 2020

Special Edition: An Interview with the Creators of "Canners" -or- How…

Can you make an award-winning film for only $2000? Join us in this Special Edition of the Surely You Can't Be Serious Podcast whe…

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Oct. 6, 2020

Skid Row ('89) or Dr. Feelgood ('89)

There can be no question that Skid Row's debut album, Skid Row, kicks some major butt. But, does it kick more butt than Dr. Feelg…

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Sept. 29, 2020

Motley Crue's Dr. Feelgood (1989) vs. Skid Row's Skid Row (1989): Par…

Think you know all there is to know about the Crue?? Have a listen, we just might surprise you. Join us as we dive into the histo…

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Sept. 22, 2020

Octopussy or Never Say Never Again

Sean Connery in nothing but overalls?? Roger Moore dressed as a circus clown?? We're not saying these were the best bond movies e…

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Sept. 15, 2020

Battle of the Bonds

In the summer of 1983, the Bond of the 60s, Sean Connery, went head to head with the Bond of the 70s, Roger Moore, when Never Say…

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Sept. 8, 2020

Bill and Ted Face the Music: Excellent or Bogus?

After nearly 30 years, Bill and Ted are back! Does Bill and Ted Face the Music hold up? Are audiences in for an excellent adventu…

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Sept. 1, 2020

Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure ('89) vs Bogus Journey ('91)

In 1989, the world was introduced to Bill S. Preston, Esquire, and Ted "Theadore" Logan, and their band to be, "Wyld Stallyns." T…

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Aug. 25, 2020

George Michael Faith (1987) or INXS KICK (1987)?!

In 1987 George Michael destroyed the bubble gum pop image he had created by releasing the first single from Faith, "I Want Your S…

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Aug. 18, 2020

INXS KICK (1987) or George Michael's Faith (1987) - Which do you choo…

In October of 1987 two earth shattering albums of the 80s were released: INXS KICK and George Michael's Faith. Join us in this ep…

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Aug. 11, 2020

Cannonball Run (1981) vs Smokey and the Bandit (1977)

Cannonball Run (1981) vs Smokey and the Bandit (1977) - We're Just Here for the Ride! Two movies that are undeniably, unmistak…

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