Darren and Matt's 80s Adventure

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"I'll make it very clear. You slip me the cash, and I'll slip you the wiener!"  They week the boys journey to 1987 to watch one of their favourite actresses of the 80's...Elizabeth Shue.  Adventures in Babysitting is a classic film and one of the boys has always loved it but will it still hold that adoration 34 years on?  So, grab a beer and see what you think as they get the babysitting blues, chase a playboy magazine and the shock they experience when they realise who plays Dawson!  Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
 "My dreams are pure rock and roll."  This week on 80's Adventure the boys are pleasantly surprised by the 1987 film La Bamba which chronicles the life of Ritchie Valens.  Join them as they break down this gem of a film that features Lou Diamond Philips in the lead role... and what a performance.  So, get comfy and accompany the boys as they continue their 80's Adventure!  Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"Has anybody seen Mike Hunt?"  Before there were a slew of American Pie films there was Porky's!  So join the boys as they head to 1981 (or was it 1982?) and delve into the self proclaimed "Funniest movie about growing up ever made".  As always grab a beer and enjoy!  Feel free to get in touch about this or any of the other episodes.  Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"Why, you stuck up... half-witted... scruffy-looking... Nerf-herder!"  This week Darren and Matt go back to a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away....  Yes, the Empire Strikes Back is this weeks film and it is arguably one of the most beloved films in the Star Wars franchise.  They do approach it from two different angles, one is a Star Wars fan and one is not... how will this fare?  Grab yourself some Bantha milk and have a listen to episode 33 of 80's Adventure.  Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"I eat Green Berets for breakfast. And right now, I'm very hungry!"  Yes, this week the boys are going Commando in their second Arnie film so far.  A film filled with so many one liners, a huge body count and Schwarzenegger in his glorious 80's prime.  So, grab yourself a drink and listen as the boys break it down and then as normal quiz each other on what they have seen.  Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"No matter what anybody tells you, words and ideas can change the world."  This week the boys talk about Dead Poets Society, a film neither of them had seen till recently.  Join them as they break down a masterful performance from the late Robin Williams and continue their adventure into the 80's.  As always feel free to get in touch and let them know your thoughts.  Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
 "Chew on that, slimeball!"Yes, this week the boys travel back to 1988 to see a little film called... The Blob.  This is a film that took them both by surprise so why not give it a watch and then see what the boys had to say about it!  Also as its episode 30 then surely it calls for some sort of celebration right?  Oh dear... More alcohol it is then!  Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"We do not train to be merciful here. Mercy is for the weak. Here, in the streets, in competition: A man confronts you, he is the enemy. An enemy deserves no mercy."  As we continue to enjoy revisiting these characters over 35 years later with the hit show Cobra Kai, join the boys as they go back to where it all started in 1984 with The Karate Kid.  One of them has been a fanboy all their lives and one hasn't seen it in a while.  How will this reflect in the quiz?  Will either of them show mercy?  Only one way to find out...Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"An innocent girl, a harmless drive. What could possibly go wrong?"  Here it is, the first episode of 2021 and this time the boys explore the first 80's film that they ever saw together... License to Drive, starring Corey Haim, Corey Feldman and Heather Graham.  This one is a real nostalgia fest so why not grab a beer (non alcoholic beer if you are doing dry January), strap in and come along for the ride.   Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"What I'm saying is - and this is not a come-on in any way, shape or form - is that men and women can't be friends because the sex part always gets in the way."  In the final 80's Adventure of the year the boys travel back to 1989 with When Harry Met Sally.  Have a listen as they delve into the film, gush over the music and end up crying with laughter about... well take a listen and find out.  Happy new yearsy!  Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
 "Now, all those within the sound of my voice, and all those on this Earth everywhere know that henceforth you will be called Santa Claus."  In the last Christmas episode this year the boys break down the magical story from their childhoods... Santa Claus!  Join them as they talk about casting that could have been, the awesome production design and the performances that have captivated many.  They also delve into some internet reviews that are not so friendly.  Merry Christmas!!!!!  Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"Only I didn't say "Fudge." I said THE word, the big one, the queen-mother of dirty words, the "F-dash-dash-dash" word!"  This week is a first on Darren and Matt's 80's Adventure, a film that neither of them have seen.  They know that it is a classic Christmas film (especially in the States) but have they missed the boat on this one by not having watched when younger?  Why not pour yourself a nice Christmas drink and find out.  Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"Merry Christmas. Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas, kiss my ass. Kiss his ass. Kiss your ass. Happy Hanukkah."  As the journey through the 80's films of Christmas continues, the boys spend a bit of time with the Griswold family.  As always there is thoughts on the film, cast and it all culminates in a quiz to see who has been paying attention.  Join them as they make their way through several beers and this week review Twinkies!  Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"Now I have a machine gun. Ho - Ho - Ho."  Yes this week's episode of Darren and Matt's 80's Adventure is Die Hard!  Join the boys as they explore the question of Die Hard being a Christmas film, Twinkies and much more associated with this classic piece of cinema.  So, grab yourself a glass of Eggnog or Port and have a listen to what is (possibly) the first Christmas film that they cover.  If you are enjoying then please don't forget to subscribe and share with your friends.  Cheersy!  Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"Six bucks and my right nut says we're not landing in Chicago."  This week on Darren and Matt's 80's Adventure the boys take a road trip with John Candy and Steve Martin as they make their way from New York to Chicago in the much beloved Planes, Trains and Automobiles.  As always they take you back to the year with some facts, the chart and finish up with pub quiz.  Grab a drink and join they boys for this one and then why not take a listen to previous episodes.   Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"Goddammit, I'd piss on a spark plug if I thought it'd do any good!"  Episode 21 and the boys take their first trip to 1983 to watch a very young Matthew Broderick and Ally Sheedy as they try and stop WOPR from accidentally starting World War 3 in WarGames.  Quiz has reset and already the competition spirit is rife, so grab a drink, relax and lets go back to 1983!   Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"Too much to drink, Dr. Jones?"  Yes this week is episode 20 and the first time the boys have tackled a Stephen Spielberg film with music from the great John Williams.  Join them as they reminisce about seeing the music of John Williams played at the Albert Hall, the nail biting conclusion to round 2 of the quiz and take a deep dive into potentially their favourite Indiana Jones film.    Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"Coughlin's law: never show surprise, never lose your cool."  This week the boys look at Cocktail whilst sampling a few themselves.  Darren has always been back and forth on this film but where will he stand now?  Why not get yourself a Sex on the Beach and join them as they venture back to 1988 and break down this Tom Cruise, Bryan Brown and Elisabeth Shue  feature.    Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"One,  two Freddy's coming for you..."  Halloween and this week the boys are looking at A nightmare on Elm Street.  How does this horror classic hold up and what is it like from a brand new perspective as one of the boys hasn't seen it!  Grab a beer and have a listen... Just don't fall asleep.   Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"Rambo? Rambo's a pussy."  Yes, this week is 1989's Tango and Cash.  Stallone and Russell are the subject of this weeks episode, join the boys to hear their thoughts on it and see how thing are progressing with the quiz.  Will Matt gain on Darren or is all lost in this round?  Grab a beer and settle down for episode 18 of Darren and Matt's 80's Adventure.   Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"I tell them you say they no good fighters... and that their mothers have sex with mules."  This week on Darren and Matt's 80's Adventure the boys tackle their first Jean-Claude Van Damme film with Kickboxer.  Lets find out if its still the champ whilst many beers are consumed.  Also witness Darren's strong reaction to the dancing in this film, you don't want to miss this episode.  Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"Dead or alive, you're coming with me!"This week the boys look at a film that was handed round the schoolyards in the late 80's... Robocop.  Find out what the boys think and also how many other films tried to emulate the part man, part machine concept.  So, grab a beer and journey back to 1987 with this fun episode.  Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"Where does the pollen go?"  This week the boys look at Grease 2 in all its glory.  Join them for a nostalgia filled trip back to Rydell High with a mostly new cast and with some fun results.  So why not be a Cool Rider, grab a beer and go Prowlin' with them?! Who knows, maybe (Love Will) Turn Back The Hands Of Time and you'll Score Tonight! You may even get a little bit of Reproduction!! Some come on, Do It For Our Country!!!  Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"Give me a keg of beer... and these."  This week the boys delve into their first Michael J. Fox film and are surprised it has taken till episode 13 to do so.  Get yourself a keg of beer and listen too see what they think.  What adventures will the boys have this week?  There is only one way to find out... Ooooowwwwooooooooo.Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
"Get away from her, you bitch!"  A different sort of film this week for the boys as they take a trip to space and look at Aliens.  This well made piece of cinema is still widely regarded today so why nor grab a drink and see what Darren and Matt have to say about this one.  As always they will be looking at the whole film, cast, music and test each other at the end in a quiz that is frankly getting more difficult as the weeks progress.  Follow 80s Adventure on facebook  facebook.com/80sadventure  Follow 80s Adventure on Twitter  twitter.com/80sadventure  Check out the website  80sadventure.com  Email 80s Adventure  podcast@80sadventure.com  Support 80s Adventure on Patreon  patreon.com/80sadventure  80s Adventure Merchandise  shop.80sadventure.co.uk  
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Podcast Details

Created by
Darren and Matt
Podcast Status
Active
Started
Jul 5th, 2020
Latest Episode
Feb 28th, 2021
Release Period
Weekly
Episodes
36
Avg. Episode Length
About 1 hour
Explicit
Yes
Order
Episodic
Language
English
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