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the MOST EXCELLENT 80s Movies Podcast!

It’s the podcast where a filmmaker (Nathan Blackwell of Squishy Studios) and a comedian (Krissy Lenz of Neighborhood Comedy Theatre) take a hilarious look at the 80s movies we think we love or might have missed with modern eyes and probably a significant haze of nostalgia.

Beaches (1988)

Krissy and Nathan tale a nostalgic journey back to 1988 as they dive into “Beaches” this week. From the film’s emotional core and unforgettable musical numbers to its enduring themes of friendship, love, and loss, this episode promises a heartfelt and insightful look at one of the most beloved female friendship films of the decade.

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Beaches (1988)

Krissy and Nathan tale a nostalgic journey back to 1988 as they dive into “Beaches” this week. From the film’s emotional core and unforgettable musical numbers to its enduring themes of friendship, love, and loss, this episode promises a heartfelt and insightful look at one of the most beloved female friendship films of the decade.

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Ghostbusters (1984)

In the latest episode of The Most Excellent 80s Movies Podcast, hosts Krissy Lenz and Nathan Blackwell, along with special guest Matthew Fox from The Ethical Panda, delve into the iconic 1984 supernatural comedy, “Ghostbusters.” This episode is a treasure trove for fans and newcomers alike, offering a nostalgic look at why “Ghostbusters” continues to captivate audiences nearly four decades after its initial release.

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UHF (1989)

In this uproarious episode of The Most Excellent 80s Movies Podcast, hosts Krissy Lenz and Nathan Blackwell team up with special guest Jared Washburn to revisit the 1989 cult classic “UHF,” starring the incomparable Weird Al Yankovic. Prepare for a nostalgic journey filled with laughter as they delve into this delightfully bizarre comedy that has become a cherished gem, particularly among those who grew up in the 80s and 90s.

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Field of Dreams (1989)

Welcome back, baseball fans and 80s movie buffs! In this week’s episode of The Most Excellent 80s Movies Podcast, hosts Krissy and Nathan discuss the 1989 fantasy film Field of Dreams with fellow podcaster and filmmaker, Tommy Metz III.

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