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Interjections: The Undiscovered Decade
60 minutes | Jan 28, 2023
January 1993 - Matinee
For the first month of 1993, we took the time to represent yet another hidden gem: When filmmaker Lawrence Woolsey (John Goodman) wants to test out some new theatrical gimmicks for his B pictures like Mant! and The Shook Up Shopping Cart, he sets his sights on Key West, Florida - the common folk down there just want to see a good light-hearted action film to distract them from the imminent danger brewing down in the Caribbean between them and Cuba. With the local kids in tow, Woolsey will make sure that the entire town is entertained, whether they really survive or not! Will they see the evening show, or will they only make it to the….Matinee!
53 minutes | Dec 31, 2022
Best of 1992
In the season finale, our quartet of hosts sits down in person to review the past year and think about how far they've come. Together they've assembled a top five consisting of some of the best films they covered during the past few months. This is the best of 1992!
73 minutes | Dec 16, 2022
December 1992 - The Distinguished Gentleman
For the twelfth month of 1992, we took the time to represent yet another hidden gem: When congressman Jeff Johnson passes away unexpectedly, con man Thomas Jefferson Johnson (Eddie Murphy) takes advantage of name recognition and blind oblivion, winning the vacant seat. He brings his team of grifters up to the capital in order to take on the nefarious sitting senators, including Dick Dodge (Lane Smith). However, he has more morality in store for him as he becomes….The Distinguished Gentleman!
76 minutes | Nov 18, 2022
November 1992 - Bram Stoker's Dracula
For the eleventh month of 1992, we attempted once more to track down yet another hidden gem: Classic novel Dracula was adapted once more by the cinematic maestro Francis Ford Coppola. Assembling an all-star cast that includes Gary Oldman, Winona Ryder, Keanu Reeves and Anthony Hopkins, Coppola pushed the envelope with what to expect from the gothic horror. His love of early visual effects played a key part in why this version is a hidden gem. Read ahead for….Bram Stoker’s Dracula!
72 minutes | Oct 29, 2022
October 1992 - There Goes the Neighborhood
For the tenth month of 1992, we attempted once more to track down yet another hidden gem: When prison psychologist Willis Embry (Jeff Daniels) is told by a dying inmate of a cache full of buried Mafia money in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, he leaves his job behind in order to search for it. Little does he know that the conversation was overheard by two career criminals (Chazz Palminteri & Jonathan Banks) who follow him out to the suburbs. They end up in the wrong house and both parties entangle themselves in the lives of several wacky characters. As one might say….There Goes the Neighborhood!
110 minutes | Sep 23, 2022
September 1992 - Sneakers
For the ninth month of 1992, we attempted once more to track down yet another hidden gem: Security expert Martin Bishop (Robert Redford) finds himself entangled in a mysterious grift involving old friends and new enemies that threaten to topple the world order. Will his team of hackers (Sidney Poitier, Dan Aykroyd, David Strathairn and River Phoenix) be able to stop them? Find out if they are indeed….Sneakers!
77 minutes | Aug 19, 2022
August 1992 - Raising Cain
For the eighth month of 1992, we attempted once more to track down yet another hidden gem: Child psychologist Carter Nix (John Lithgow) harbors a dark secret - he has split personalities that assume control of his mind and body, forcing him to commit murder and kidnap children for his evil father’s experiments. His wife Jenny (Lolita Davidovich) is oblivious, distracted by an affair with an old flame (Steven Bauer). Join us here as we discuss Brian De Palma thrilling us as is he….Raising Cain!
86 minutes | Jul 29, 2022
July 1992 - Death Becomes Her
For the seventh month of 1992, we attempted once more to track down yet another hidden gem: Plastic surgeon Ernest Melville (Bruce Willis) finds himself entangled with two longtime rivals - actress Madeline Ashton (Meryl Streep) and novelist Helen Sharp (Goldie Hawn). Their affections for Melville are only upstaged by their desire tou outwit each other. When Madeline stumbles upon a magic elixir that promises a to be a fountain of youth, will she finally eclipse Helen? Find out in this hilarious fantasy, where we'll learn if.....Death Becomes Her!
72 minutes | Jun 25, 2022
June 1992 - Unlawful Entry
For the sixth month of 1992, we attempted once more to track down yet another hidden gem: When a yuppie couple, Michael and Karen Carr (Kurt Russell and Madeleine Stowe) experiences a break-in to their new Los Angeles home, they think they'll be safe when a friendly police officer Pete Davis (Ray Liotta) helps them acquire an impressive security system. Unfortunately, Pete takes a liking to Karen, convinced that she's fallen for him. What follows is a series of escalating events that terrorize Michael and Karen until Pete makes one final.....Unlawful Entry!
82 minutes | May 27, 2022
May 1992 - One False Move
For the fifth month of 1992, we attempted once more to track down yet another hidden gem: Three criminals in a desperate escape from authorities race their way across the country from Los Angeles, barreling towards one's hometown of Star City, Arkansas. A familiar face waits for her, the sheriff (Bill Paxton) who holds more connection than he might realize. Will the woman (Cynda Williams) be able to make it out from under the grasp of her psychotic partner (Billy Bob Thornton)? As long as none of them make.....One False Move!
59 minutes | Apr 22, 2022
April 1992 - Thunderheart
For the fourth month of 1992, we attempted once more to track down yet another hidden gem: Special agent Ray Levoi (Val Kilmer) is assigned to a murder investigation on a Native American reservation, mostly because he has a tenuous relationship with his mixed Sioux heritage. As Levoi quickly discovers, things are not quite so simple to solve and he'll need the help of tribal police officer Walter Crow Horse (Graham Greene). Together Levoi will finally discover his true legacy as.....Thunderheart!
74 minutes | Mar 26, 2022
March 1992 - Raise the Red Lantern
For the third month of 1992, we attempted once more to track down yet another hidden gem: In the oppressive Warlord Era of 1920s China, young student Songlian (Gong Li) is forced to become the fourth mistress of a wealthy lord. Navigating the treacherous canals of his compound, Songlian must contend with the duplicitous fellow mistresses for their master's attention. In the end, who will it be that can.....Raise the Red Lantern!
60 minutes | Feb 25, 2022
February 1992 - Memoirs of an Invisible Man
For the second month of 1992, we attempted once more to track down yet another hidden gem: Stock analyst Nick Holloway (Chevy Chase) finds himself on the lam from government agents after a lab accident turns him invisible. While he uses that to his advantage in avoiding David Jenkins (Sam Neill), he hopes for one last rendezvous with his dream woman Alice (Daryl Hannah). Will Nick’s world ever be the same again, or will he be stuck between the lines forever? Let him tell you himself in the.......Memoirs of an Invisible Man!
55 minutes | Jan 29, 2022
January 1992 - Juice
For the first month of 1992, we attempted once more to track down yet another hidden gem: Wannabe DJ Quincy Powell, "Q" (Omar Epps) and his three friends face every day trials and tribulations growing up in Harlem. When options become bleak for their future, best friend Bishop (Tupac Shakur) decides to take matters into his own hands, to disastrous consequences. Can Q overcome this set back, or will he discover that he has what it takes to get the.......Juice!
60 minutes | Jan 8, 2022
Best of 1991
In the season finale, our quartet of hosts sits down in person to review the past year and think about how far they've come. Together they've assembled a top five consisting of some of the best films they covered during the past few months. This is the best of 1991!
96 minutes | Dec 17, 2021
December 1991 - Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
From the twelfth month of 1991, we attempted once more to track down yet another hidden gem: James Kirk, former captain of the starship Enterprise, is brought in to escort a Klingon leader to a galactic conference that will decide the end of the ongoing wars between the Federation and the Klingon Empire. Along for the ride are old shipmates Leonard McCoy and Spock, who hope to move past the tragedies their ship has faced. Will this conclude their mission - to explore strange new worlds, seeking out new life and new civilizations? Come along with us, as we boldly go where no man has gone before....to Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country!
67 minutes | Nov 26, 2021
November 1991 - Billy Bathgate
From the eleventh month of 1991, we attempted once more to track down yet another hidden gem: Dutch Schultz (Dustin Hoffman) is at the end of his rope, perhaps literally! With a trial looming that may put him behind bars, Schultz will have to utilize his final Hail Mary: an overeager money runner (Loren Dean) who idolizes the mafia life. The young man will join Schultz and a suicidal ingenue (Nicole Kidman) in order to fake being a family. It's time to meet….Billy Bathgate!
69 minutes | Nov 5, 2021
October 1991 - Cool as Ice (Trick or Treat Edition)
From the tenth month of 1991, we attempted once more to track down yet another hidden gem: In what is essentially Vanilla Ice's Purple Rain, the luminary rapper stars as freewheeling drifter Johnny Van Owen. When he arrives in a small town, Johnny is embroiled in suspense when his romantic interest's father is haunted by corrupt cops from his past. Will Johnny be able to help stop them before it’s too late? He’ll have to stay cool….Cool as Ice! Plus, there might just be a surprise buried within the heart of this episode, like the delicious center of a creme candy!
66 minutes | Oct 15, 2021
September 1991 - Dogfight
From the ninth month of 1991, we attempted once more to track down yet another hidden gem: On his way out to Vietnam to investigate the issues in the region, PFC Eddie Birdlace (River Phoenix) finds himself in San Francisco with one last night of freedom. His Marine buddies form a 'dogfight' where each has to find the ugliest girl and bring her to a party, where the winner takes home a bunch of money. Little does Birdlace realize, but he'll have the night of his life with pure wannabe folk singer Rose (Lili Taylor). Don't think twice, it's alright...to listen to us talk Dogfight!
56 minutes | Sep 24, 2021
August 1991 - Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man
From the eighth month of 1991, we attempted once more to track down yet another hidden gem: In a semi-dystopian future Burbank (1996, though) two men contemplate their place in life as they reunite to save their mentor and adoptive father's night club from the bank. Harley Davidson (Mickey Rourke) is a no-nonsense drifter, while the Marlboro Man (Don Johnson) is a man about town. Will they succeed in wresting control away from the evil bank executive (Tom Sizemore), or will they simply have to seek revenge when things go wrong? Ride alongside...Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man!
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