Podcasta la Vista, Baby!
By Mike Gillis and Casey Doran
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Mike Gillis and Casey Doran dig into their mutual love of the cinematic works of 1980s action icon, Arnold Schwarzenegger. It's a movie by movie dissection of why this Austrian bodybuilder-turned-actor took Hollywood by storm with a combination of charisma, bulging biceps, and yes… absurd macho bullsh*t.
||ExplicitEpisode 17 – Total Recall (1990) with Sam Mulvey||They stole his mind, now he wants it back. It’s time to get our asses to Mars and regain our buried identities with returning guest Sam Mulvey of the Ask an Atheist radio show. This month, we’re plunging into the … Continue reading →||11/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 16 – Last Action Hero (1993) with Roz Townsend||This isn’t the movies anymore. We’re back. This time we’re traveling to the world behind the silver screen with artist Roz Townsend to dissect the meta-fictional cult action/comedy movie that many at the time considered Arnold’s first box office||9/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 15 – Conan the Destroyer (1984) with Sean Duncan||The most powerful legend of all is back in a new adventure. Know, o listener, that we return to an age undreamed of, to tread the jeweled thrones of the Earth under our sandalled feet with returning guest and musician, … Continue reading →||5/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 14 – Red Heat (1988) with Patrick Johnson||Moscow’s toughest detective. Chicago’s craziest cop. There’s only one thing worse than making them mad. Making them partners. It’s time to feed our parakeet and reacquaint ourselves with Miranda laws — even if the Soviet method is more economi||3/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 13 – Terminator: Genisys (2015) with Sam Mulvey||The rules have been reset. We close out Terminator Month with Week Four, where we jump into our homemade time displacement machine with Sam Mulvey of Ask an Atheist to break our brains trying to sort out the continuity of … Continue reading →||1/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 12 – Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003) with Dave Brouillette||Judgment Day is inevitable. In Week Three of Terminator Month, we arrive in the post-James Cameron era of the franchise to rob a veterinary clinic and destroy downtown Los Angeles with Dave Brouillette of the Hands Free Football podcast.||1/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 11 – Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) with Joe Preti||Same Make. Same Model. New Mission. We’re back! In Week Two of Terminator Month, we kidnap Joe Preti of the View from the Gutters podcast, and force him to help us break into Cyberdyne Systems headquarters. Our mission this time, … Continue reading||1/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 10 – The Terminator (1984) with Matt Goodman||That Terminator is out there! It can’t be bargained with. It can’t be reasoned with. It doesn’t feel pity, or remorse, or fear. And it absolutely will not stop… ever, until you are dead! Welcome to Terminator Month, where every … Continue read||1/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 9 – Escape Plan (2013) with Todd Maxfield-Matsumoto||Breaking out is an inside job. After nearly forty years of waiting, it’s finally happened. It’s time to inject ourselves with tracking devices and ready our homemade sextants. This month, we sit down with our good friend Todd Maxfield-Matsumoto to||10/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 8 – End of Days (1999) with Kit DeForge||When the thousand years are expired, Satan shall be loosed out of his prison. Stock up on holy water and grow out your sadness beards, because this month we’re joining Kit DeForge to dissect Arnold’s turn-of-the-millennium supernatural thriller,||6/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 7 – Conan the Barbarian (1982) with Greg Hatcher||“Crush your enemies. See them driven before you. Hear the lamentations of their women.” Crom, we have never prayed to you before. We have no tongue for it. Podcasts please you, Crom…so grant us one request: grant us a discussion … Continue readi||5/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 6 – Batman & Robin (1997) with Joe Preti||“Allow me to break the ice. My name is Freeze. Learn it well, for it is the chilling sound of your doom!” We slide in our sculpted rubber bat-suits with Joe Preti of the View from the Gutters comic book … Continue reading →||3/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 5 – The Last Stand (2013) with Sean Duncan||“Not in his town. Not on his watch.” We’re back, folks. And so is our favorite Austrian ass-kicker. We join our young friend Sean Duncan to dig into Arnold Schwarzenegger’s first starring role in ten years, 2013’s The Last Stand. … Continue||1/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 4 – Predator (1987) with Jeremy Whitman||“Nothing like it has ever been on Earth before. It came from another planet for the thrill of the hunt. It picked the wrong man.” It’s time to return to the decade of Reagan with Jeremy Whitman of the Rated80s … Continue reading →||7/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 3 – Hercules in New York (1969) with Sam Mulvey||“It’s tremendous! It’s stupendous!! It’s FUN!!!”* We’re back with a dive into a mythic time — in more ways than one — with Ask an Atheist‘s Sam Mulvey to test our endurance against the herculean labor of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s first||5/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 2 – Kindergarten Cop (1990) with Rebecca Friedman||“Go ahead, you tell him you didn’t do your homework.” In our second podcast, Mike and Casey are joined actual, real life teacher Rebecca Friedman for a very educational episode that highlights one of Schwarzenegger’s most successful comedies: 19||1/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 1 – The Running Man (1987) with Greg Hatcher||“A game nobody survives. But Schwarzenegger has yet to play.” It’s the premiere episode of Podcasta la Vista, Baby! Mike and Casey are proud to be joined by Greg Hatcher of Comic Book Resources’ Comics Should Be Good! blog, to … Continue readi||10/22/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 0 – Why Arnold Schwarzenegger?||In our new podcast’s prologue, Mike Gillis and Casey Doran dig into their mutual love of the cinematic works of 1980s action icon, Arnold Schwarzenegger. We discuss the origin of this new project, and how we’re going to be joined … Continue readin||10/22/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
Arnold Anthology? Yes, please!
This is an absolutely amazing podcast that's set to delve into every film of the Austrian Oak with utter delight. The love for Schwarzenegger and these films are crystal clear which makes listening a joy. If anything, this show doesn't come out enough! I'm sure that, like me, you will love this show and make it a priority whenever a new episode drops.