This Was Rad! Podcast

The podcast about two friends who look back at 80’s movies, along with one’s teenage daughter, to see if they see if are still Rad Today!

Ep 38: Blade Runner (1982)

March 29th, 2016

If you are a dolphin eating a cherry pie, where does the butter go? If your answer is "Spaghetti O's" then you just passed the Voight-Kampff test! That means you wont be pursued by a Blade Runner! Thats right, we head back to a grimy ziggurat filled future to follow Harrison Ford track down rogue replicants. In this dystopian cast Greg tells another traumatic childhood story, Willow describes her disappoint with the title, and we guess roy previous occupation was a replicant magician! Save the rhinos! Follow us on facebook, Twitter, and Instagram and become a patron at thiswasrad.podbean.com

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Ep 37: Childs Play (1988)

March 22nd, 2016

What happens when your My Buddy doll becomes my nightmare? Why thats Child's Play compared to this weeks movie. In this first installment of the franchise we see how Chucky became the maniacal doll he is. This time the gang begins to realize Chucky is big on ideas but lacking in follow through, Willow breaks down the correct way to react to a doll coming to life, and Greg shares his own "parents never listen to kids" story. Plus avoiding being stabbed is a car! Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, and become a patron at thiswasrad.podbean.com

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Ep 36: The Outsiders (1983)

March 15th, 2016

Just like ponyboy, johnny, and the rest of the greasers, this podcast is made up of Outsiders! Well, probably not but who can say for sure. In this cast we wax fantastic about the celebrity cast we wish were in this movie, Paul ponders what it takes to get kids to sit down at a drive-in, Greg contemplates first time success, and willow lets us in on some new lingo the kids are using. Follow us on facebook, Instagram, and twitter, and become a patron at thiswasrad.podbean.com. Stay Gold Radsters. Stay Gold.

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Ep: 35 Big Trouble in Little China (1986)

March 8th, 2016

Big trucks, little streets and kung fu all lead to Big Trouble in Little China. Once again Kurt Russell and John Carpenter join up for a straight to eleven film of action, one liners, and ancient Chinese folklore. In this cast Paul kicks off the show doing his 'best' impression, Willow helps us learn about geography, Wilow tells an very interesting fact about the military and we request fan art to describe it! Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter and become a patron at thiswasrad.podbean.com.

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Ep 34: Adventures in Babysitting

March 1st, 2016

Hook hands, car thieves, and an adult magazine all lead to Adventures in Babysitting! Elizabeth Shue (making a second TWR appearance) leads a groups of kids through the big city. In this cast, Greg reveals a traumatic childhood event, Paul ponders the script writing process, and Willow congratulates her dad on visiting New York. All this and we share our own babysitting stories. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. And become a patron at thiswasrad.podbean.com

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