Tag Archives: Craig Michael Curtis

Most Excellent 80s E23: Short Circuit (1986)

E23 Short Circuit

Its the podcast where a filmmaker a comedian and an author have been struck by lightning… and now we suddenly have zany personalities which we are going to use to take anther look at the 80s movies we loved hated hated to love and loved to hate… with a haze of nostalgia but also with 2018 eyes…

Join Nathan Blackwell of Squishy Studios, Krissy Lenz of National Comedy Theatre and special guest, Author Craig Michael Curtis for Epsidode 23: Short Circuit – a movie selection from 1986

E17: The Wizard (1989)

E17 The Wizard

It’s the podcast where a filmmaker, a comedian, an actor and an author strike out on runaway mission to set the HIGH SCORE for revisiting the 80s movies we loved or might have missed with 2018 eyes!

This episode has it all: warp whistles, dinosaurs, some light grifting, truckers helping children to gamble, romance between 13 year olds, and oh yeah… some really unfortunate treatments of some really difficult topics but hey… its also a commercial for Mario Bros. 3 and the Power Glove… its so bad!

THIS is Episode 17: The Wizard… a movie selection from 1989

E14: Rocky IV (1985)

It’s the podcast where a filmmaker, a comedian and an author montage their way through the 80s movies we love while dragging ametaphorical log through the Russian snow the entire time… Also while leaving the kids home with a robot babysitter.

THIS is Epsidode 14: Rocky IV, a movie selection from 1985 – and part two of our Sylvester Stallone Double Feature!

E08: Mannequin 1987 on the Most Excellent 80s Movies Podcast


It’s the podcast where a film maker a comedian and an author come together to have a montage dance party with their collective muse, the 80s movies we love! And, as is the cast in this episode, sometimes the 80s movies we can’t figure out why we love so much! This is Mannequin, a veritable schmorgesboard of hi-jinks that ensue and it is a movie selection from 1987 with special guest Craig Michael Curtis…