This is Six Degrees of Schwarzenegger, the podcast where we’re taking a long, hard look back at some of our favorite action movies from the era of Arnold. There’s plenty of ground to cover, and we’re going to have a good time doing it. We're going to get into the nitty gritty and examine the good, the bad, the ugly, and the laughable in these movies.
Tango And Cash Episode 4
We’re back to talk more about TANGO & CASH! In the penultimate episode of our series on the Stallone/Russell classic, John and Kevin talk unsexy burlesque, robot dogs, cold spaghetti, sex bombs, the etiquette to stealing someone else’s girl, and who’s responsible for this movie being the way it is?
This episode covers 58:42 - 1:20:02; Cash visits Owen, T&c get some answers, Cash goes to Cleopatra’s, the arrhythmic drumming of Kiki, Cash does drag, things get intimate, and Ponytail spills the beans.
Tango And Cash Episode 3
In the 3rd installment of our series on TANGO & CASH, enjoy as Kevin and John explore the rules of bourbon, grappling hooks, therapy mice, southern prison guards, grave robbing, and the perennial baldness of Clint Howard.
This episode covers 38-32 to 58:42; Perret reveals himself, brawl in the laundry room, T&C saved from electrocution, a plan to escape goes sideways. the demise of Face, and T&C bust out.
Tango And Cash Episode 2
John and Kevin are back at it with another episode of our breakdown of TANGO & CASH. Listen as we talk at length about Tennessee whiskey, newspaper overload, awkward showering, non-stop one-liners, railing kills, and why can’t Stallone properly pronounce Cash?!?
This episode covers 17:33 to 38-32; T&C face to face, T&C get framed, a sham trial, T&C take a deal, T&C doing hard time, and the walls close in around T&C.
Tango And Cash Episode 1
Sylvester Stallone + Kurt Russell… Can’t miss, right? Come down this wormhole with us as Kevin and John discuss TANGO & CASH. In Episode 1, we talk about gratuitous nudity, boot guns, mouse mazes, directorial musical chairs, and John’s real feelings about Stallone
This episode covers 00:00 - 17:33; Tango makes the biggest drug bust in history, the movie gets meta, Cash foils an assassination attempt, Katherine visits Tango, Cash commits police brutality, Tango and Cash each get a hot tip, and Perret lays out his convoluted plan.
The Running Man Episode 5
In the amazing conclusion to our series on THE RUNNING MAN, John and Kevin go deep on the 1987 action movie hall of fame class, 4XL undies, top electricity villains, third act problems, Arnie’s stuntman, and the bourbon takes hold of John.
This episode covers 1:18:58 - 1:35:00; Killian celebrates, Ben Richards and Amber join the resistance, the rebels attack, the crowd turns on Killian, Amber takes out Dynamo, Richards dispatches Killian, Amber and Richards smooch.
The Running Man Episode 4
Business is about to pick up! In the 4th chapter of our look back at THE RUNNING MAN, Kevin and John discuss Schwarzenegger’s drinking habits, Dynamo’s demons, rad lightning effects, and ask the age old question “how many one-liners is too many?”
This episode covers 58:00 - 1:18:58; Buzzsaw injures Laughlin, Weiss breaks the ICS code, Richards kills Buzzsaw, Dynamo dispatches Weiss, Richards rescues Amber, Laughlin’s dying wish, Fireball enters the game, the crowd embraces Richards, the duplicity of the game is revealed, Richards torches Fireball, and Amber and Richards are captured.