The boys sit to argue about genres, subgenres, whether or not it's ok to slap a woman around for answers, and why we think it's funny anyway. It wouldn't be MoT without some passionate and pointless arguments, so let's dive in!
Act I: Who would star in the movie of your life?
Act II: Chinatown Review
Act III: Favorite Jack Nicholson movie/ 0 Shots
Drink of the Week: Tom Collins with lime
2 oz gin
1 1/2 oz lemon juice
3/4 oz simple syrup
Mix gin, lemon juice and syrup in a shaker, shake and strain into Collins glass with ice, garnish with a lime wedge.
We're doing bonus holiday episodes this year with requests from listeners! This pick comes from OG listener Alex! We also spend our time talking about the commercialism of Valentine's Day and why we should still give a shit about it regardless. If you want us to do a movie you think is great send us your picks at email@example.com
Act I: Valentine's Day
Act II: Sunshine Review
Act III: Chuck Klosterman/ 1.5 Shots
Drink of the Week: Between the Sheets
1 oz Cognac
1 oz Triple Sec
1 oz Light Rum
Garnish: Heartshaped strawberry
Shake ingredients together and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a personalized strawberrry heart!
A consensus among us this week with another classic movie as we talk about why we bother, Dalton tries to figure out what we're talking about, and another classic Nick V. Errol, but in a positive way? If that's even possible. Find out and let us know!
Act I: Why we review old movies
Act II: The Thin Man review
Act III: Abortion/ 0 shots
Drink of the Week: Martini
2 oz Gin
1 1/2 oz Dry Vermouth
Shake ingredients together in a rhythm and then strain into a martini glass. Garnish with an olive or lemon peel.
This week the boys talk about their childhood fears before taking a deep dive into one of the original slasher horror films in this 80s filled episode of Movies on Tap!
Act I: Most terrifying childhood memory
Act II: A Nightmare on Elm Street review
Act III: When was her last dream/ 2.5 Shots
Drink of the week: Nightmare Cocktail
1 oz Dry Gin
1/2 Cherry Liqueur
1 oz Red Wine
2 oz Orange Juice
Mix ingredients together in cocktail shaker, shake and strain into a martini glass, garnish with a cherry on the rim.
Well, if you thought the boys have been a little too agreeable this year, do we have a doozy for you! This is one of those occasions where the act I topic superscedes the actual review. The MoT boys get into it over fighting Hollywood actors, and somehow work out reviewing the best romance of the past 5 years, at least.
Act I: Which actor would you beat up to get their fortune?
Act II: The Shape of Water
Act III: .5 Shots
Drink of the week: Water Infusion
Very simple process really. Take a favorite fruit, such as watermelon. Soak it in water overnight, then strain into cocktail glass and mix with your favorite liquor over ice. Stir and enjoy.
This month's new release comest with an asterisk, because it was technically released at the end of 2017, but went wide in 2018, so they could get that oscar love, which segues nicely into our act I topic for this week as the boys sit down to discuss papillae, taste preference, and making TV Sitcom puns for why they love Errol.
Act I: What kind of Taster are you/Oscar predictions
Act II: The Post Review
Act III: Do you like Period Pieces/ 1 Shot
Drink of the Week: Ink Cocktail
2 oz dry gin
1/2 oz Peach Liqueur
1/2 oz Blue Curacao
2 oz Cranberry Juice
Pour ingredients into shaker with ice. Shake and strain into a martini glass. garnish with an orange peel.
The boys get stuck in the past this week when they uncover a recent Ethan Hawke time travel movie that may have gone under your radar, but if nothing else, it allows for quite a trip for your mind and takes the idea of time travel loops to an entirely new level.
Act I: Time travel pet peeves
Act II: Predestination review
Act III: Retro-futurism: What is it? /1 Shot
Drink of the week: Dewar's Dramble
2 oz Dewar's
3/4 Lemon Juice
1/2 simple syrup
splash creme de mure
Add scotch, lemon juice, and simple into glass with crushed ice, stir and top with more crushed ice, add creme de mure and garnish with blackberry.
We're ringing in the New Year with something truly awful! Sorry folks, but it's no one's surprise that a movie with this title is as bad as it actually is. So sit back and grab a bottle of something, anything! Just drink with us.
Act I: 2018 expectations
Act II: Billy the Kid Vs. Dracula review
Act III: Favorite Horror Monster - 5 Shots
Drink of the Week: Vampire's Kiss
2 oz Raspberry Vodka
2 oz Raspberry Liqueur
3 oz Cranberry Juice
Pour ice and water in Martini glass to chill. Mix ingredients in shaker and shake. Empty out Martini glass, strain mixture into glass. It's red as hell.
There was so much disagreement on our 100th episode between Errol and Nick, that they decided to sit down one on one and hash out which side of the force they were on. Since Errol writes these, Nick was on the dark side. Tune in for an in depth review of Star Wars: The Last Jedi