THE MILKSHAKE BOOM
THE MILKSHAKE BOOM is quite possibly the greatest movie podcast ever made…but probably not. Simply put, we are a movie podcast dedicated to discussing hidden gems, cult films, and under appreciated guest favorites they feel need to be rediscovered!
info_outline Episode 075 - Sing Street 11/30/2018
Episode 075 - Sing Street THE MILKSHAKE BOOM break their horror film streak this week with Jose's pick: a musical coming-of-age comedy drama from Ireland called 'Sing Street'! This 2016 critical darling, written and directed by John Carney, stars Ferdia Walsh-Peelo, Lucy Boynton, and Jack Reynor! Don't worry, be 'happy sad' and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes! TIME CODES 00:05:38 - The Rotten Tomatoes Game 00:08:22 - 80's Music Discussion 00:11:23 - Coming-of-Age Films Discussion 00:13:38 - Is This A Musical? 00:20:21 - SPOILER Discussion Begins 01:19:23 - Our Final Thoughts & Wrap-up
info_outline Episode 070 - Brotherhood of the Wolf 09/21/2018
Episode 070 - Brotherhood of the Wolf THE MILKSHAKE BOOM are back this week with Jose's pick: a French-language film titled 'Brotherhood of the Wolf' or 'Le Pacte des loups' for our French speaking listeners! This 2001 action/horror/historical drama directed by Christophe Gans and starring Samuel Le Bihan, Mark Dacascos, Vincent Cassel, and Monica Bellucci features a one-armed man, conspiracies, brothels, revolutions, furry fish, and a beast that totally isn't a werewolf! It also happens to feature the greatest scene transition in movie history! BASED ON TRUE EVENTS.
info_outline Episode 063 - The Boondock Saints 03/23/2018
Episode 063 - The Boondock Saints THE MILKSHAKE BOOM have awaken from our collective St. Patty's day hangovers just in time to realize we've been called by God to discuss the 1999 cult film 'The Boondock Saints' written and directed by Troy Duffy. Norman Reedus (The Walking Dead) and Sean Patrick Flanery (Powder) star as the MacManus Brothers/the titular Saints meanwhile Willem Dafoe (Platoon) plays F.B.I. agent Paul Smecker and gives a Nic Cage level performance that has to be seen to be believed.
info_outline Episode 056 - Hackers 12/01/2017
Episode 056 - Hackers THE MILKSHAKE BOOM shake off our post Thanksgiving turkey comas and strap on our roller blades so we can hack the planet with Jose's movie pick: 'Hackers'! This futuristic 1995 cyberpunk film, directed by Iain Softley, stars Jonny Lee Miller, Angelina Jolie, Fisher Stevens, Matthew Lillard, and Lorraine Bracco!
info_outline Episode 055 - Tango & Cash 11/11/2017
Episode 055 - Tango & Cash THE MILKSHAKE BOOM is back this week with a listener request! Ross Brown (a.k.a. @BossCaptainRoss on Twitter) has selected 1989's 'Tango & Cash' which stars Sylvester Stallone and Kurt Russell in the title roles! This is possibly the first, only, and best action/comedy/buddy cop/framed for murder/prison break/bromance/revenge flick ever made! Okay, let's do this!
info_outline Episode 053 - The Woman in Black 10/20/2017
Episode 053 - The Woman in Black THE MILKSHAKE BOOM is back with the second entry into our Spooky Halloween Spectacular Extravaganza 2017! This week we're talking about Robin's pick: a British supernatural horror film from 2012 called 'The Woman in Black'! Based on the horror novella and long running play of the same name, this Hammer produced film stars a dapper, yet depressed Daniel Radcliffe and is directed by James Watkins! Plus, we discuss Erin's controversial (and convincing) theory on the true ending of this movie!
info_outline Episode 052 - Maniac Cop 2 10/13/2017
Episode 052 - Maniac Cop 2 THE MILKSHAKE BOOM is back on this fine Friday the 13th, so we thought what better scary movie to discuss than...'Maniac Cop 2'!? This 1990 action horror film written by Larry Cohen and directed by William Lustig stars Robert Davi, Claudia Christian, Laurene Landon, Bruce Campbell, and Robert Z'Dar as the maniac cop Matt Cordell! And be sure to stay until the end credits of this movie or else you'll miss out on the pure genius that is the 'Maniac Cop 2 Rap'!