This Was Rad! Podcast

The podcast about two friends who look back at 80’s movies to see if they see if are still Rad Today!

Ep 85: Soul Man (1986)

January 31st, 2017

Everyone changes when they go to college, but for Mark Watson he's gonna need Soul Man! Yes, the college comedy where a white guy impersonates a black guy to get everything hes ever wanted. In this episode Greg reminds us that money does in fact have a shelf life, we explore racist mind controlling aliens, and then the boys suggest a new career path for Willow. All this plus more basketball playing werewolves! Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, and subscribe on ITUNES.


Ep 80: Teen Wolf (1985)

January 24th, 2017

Small town hoop dreams are all Scott Howard thought he had to worry about, until he found out he's a Teen Wolf! Another Micheal J. Fox film graces the screens of the TWR bunkers as we find out Paul is actually a podcast doctor, Willow is NOT happy with Scott's werewolf powers, and Greg and Paul reimagine the Pam/scott love scene in very disturbing detail. All this plus prison pockets!!! Rate and subscribe on ITunes, follow us on facebook, twitter, and instagram, and become a patron at


Ep 79: Big Top Pee Wee (1988)

January 17th, 2017

Good Times Great Movies and This Was Rad present the Pee Wee Herman crossover event as we watched Big Top Pee Wee. While we will delve into who got the better of the two movies in this cast Paul is obsessed with kidnapped celebrity dogs, Greg is a bit skeptical of Pee Wee's nobel prize chances and then gives us a very different ending. All this plus Willow gives Gregory the business. Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, and facebook and Follow GoodTimesGreatMovies as well. And subscribe on ITunes or at


Ep 78: Tremors (1990)

January 10th, 2017

If you gotta waz make sure you check the ground your standing on, otherwise you might not notice all the Tremors! The 1990 b-movie inspired desert comedy-horror movie abot giant worms terrorizing a small Nevada town. This week we have special guest Scott from our friends at Ink-LARP who helps us discuss the landholdings of Walter Chang, we formulate the Rhona-graboid conspiracy, and Willow giving the boys another geography lesson. All this plus rusty playgrounds! Follow us on facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, and subscribe at ITunes and podcast shout outs too Pocast 1289, Cadavercast and GoodtimesGreatMovies.


Ep 77: Indiana Jones and Temple of Doom (1984)

January 4th, 2017

Thugee cults, lounge singers, and a sidekick named Short Round make life diffuclt for Indiana Jones and The Temple of Doom. While we don't have wire hangers we do have the second of the Indy original trilogy here for your listening pleasure. In this cast John and George Lucas are back to explain how they sold the movie, Willow unleashes the pizazz, and Paul suggests a new nethod of worshipping Kali. All this plus we learn about puppy guarding. Become a patron at, subscribe nd leave a review on ITunes, and follow us on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.