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Welcome fellow SLEAZOIDS!!! Come along as hosts Josh Lewis and Jamie Miller (and, occasionally, guests) go down the rabbit hole of 20th century genre fare from the most influential canon classics to the the trashiest exploitation films we can get our hands on. Each week is a double feature—grindhouse style—where we discuss two films loosely related by subject, genre, actor, filmmaker or franchise and at the end of each episode, along with our HONORARY SLEAZOIDS (click on over to our patreon to become one), we decide on ratings and rankings for each film that's covered. Join us as together we work to uncover the best genre films of 20th century.

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    • TV & Film
    • 4.8 • 191 Ratings

Welcome fellow SLEAZOIDS!!! Come along as hosts Josh Lewis and Jamie Miller (and, occasionally, guests) go down the rabbit hole of 20th century genre fare from the most influential canon classics to the the trashiest exploitation films we can get our hands on. Each week is a double feature—grindhouse style—where we discuss two films loosely related by subject, genre, actor, filmmaker or franchise and at the end of each episode, along with our HONORARY SLEAZOIDS (click on over to our patreon to become one), we decide on ratings and rankings for each film that's covered. Join us as together we work to uncover the best genre films of 20th century.

    317 - SHAMUS (1973) + HEAT (1986) ft. Eric Szyszka

    317 - SHAMUS (1973) + HEAT (1986) ft. Eric Szyszka

    Hosts Josh and Jamie and special returning guest Eric Szyszka (of We Hate Movies) discuss the man, the myth, the mustache Burt Reynolds with a neo-noir pulp double feature of his attempt at a grislier, sexier 1970s update on a Philip Marlowe private detective conspiracy in Buzz Kulik's SHAMUS (1973) and his charmingly weary turn as William Goldman's Las Vegas strip for-hire mercenary/gambling addict in HEAT (1986) directed by apparently 6 different directors.

    Next week's episode is a patron-exclusive bonus episode on Henry Silva in THE ITALIAN CONNECTION (1972) + THE BOSS (1973), you can get access to that episode (and all past + future bonus episodes) by subscribing to our $5 tier on Patreon: www.patreon.com/sleazoidspodcast

    Intro // 00:00-13:22
    SHAMUS // 13:22-1:11:20
    HEAT // 1:11:20-2:19:44
    Outro // 2:19:44-2:24:00

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    • 2 hr 24 min
    316 Teaser - NEW JACK CITY (1991) + JUICE (1992) [FULL EP ON PATREON]

    316 Teaser - NEW JACK CITY (1991) + JUICE (1992) [FULL EP ON PATREON]

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    • 6 min
    315 - THE STREET FIGHTER (1974) + SISTER STREET FIGHTER (1974) ft. Brandon Lim

    315 - THE STREET FIGHTER (1974) + SISTER STREET FIGHTER (1974) ft. Brandon Lim

    Hosts Josh and Jamie and special guest programmer Brandon Lim (of Blackbelt Cinema) discuss 1974 Japanese martials arts exploitation movies starring legendary black belt actor Sonny Chiba, with his animalistic turn as the sadistic for-hire Karate fighter in Shigehiro Ozawa's lean and mean yakuza neo-noir meets martial arts action film THE STREET FIGHTER + Kazuhiko Yamaguchi's goofier, comic book mania spin-off SISTER STREET FIGHTER starring Chiba's protégé Etsuko Shihomi.

    Next week's episode is a patron-exclusive bonus episode on NEW JACK CITY (1991) and JUICE (1992), you can get access to that episode (and all past + future bonus episodes) by subscribing to our $5 tier on Patreon: www.patreon.com/sleazoidspodcast

    Intro // 00:00-11:19
    THE STREET FIGHTER // 11:19-1:29:43
    SISTER STREET FIGHTER // 1:29:43-2:18:40
    Outro // 2:51:00-2:57:26

    Go to Brandon's SISTER STREET FIGHTER screening:
    https://revuecinema.ca/films/sister-street-fighter/

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    • 2 hr 57 min
    Bonus Transmission 51 Teaser - ARGYLLE, THE BEEKEEPER, NIGHT SWIM + ONE MORE SHOT (Spoilers)

    Bonus Transmission 51 Teaser - ARGYLLE, THE BEEKEEPER, NIGHT SWIM + ONE MORE SHOT (Spoilers)

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    • 6 min
    314 Teaser - LE SAMOURAI (1967) + GHOST DOG: THE WAY OF THE SAMURAI (1999) [FULL EP ON PATROEN]

    314 Teaser - LE SAMOURAI (1967) + GHOST DOG: THE WAY OF THE SAMURAI (1999) [FULL EP ON PATROEN]

    UNLOCK THE FULL EPISODE HERE: https://www.patreon.com/posts/97811025

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    • 6 min
    313 - THE SWORD AND THE SORCERER (1982) + CONQUEST (1983) ft. BenDavid Grabinski

    313 - THE SWORD AND THE SORCERER (1982) + CONQUEST (1983) ft. BenDavid Grabinski

    Hosts Josh and Jamie and special guest writer/director BenDavid Grabinski (co-creator of SCOTT PILGRIM TAKES OFF) discuss two of our favorite directors going gory 80s Sword and Sorcery Fantasy mode with passionate and resourceful B-movie maestro Albert Pyun's THE SWORD AND THE SORCERER (1982) and surreal Italian horror God Lucio Fulci's CONQUEST (1983).

    Next week's episode is a patron-exclusive bonus episode on LE SAMOURAI (1963) and GHOST DOG: WAY OF THE SAMURAI (1999), you can get access to that episode (and all past + future bonus episodes) by subscribing to our $5 tier on Patreon: www.patreon.com/sleazoidspodcast

    Intro // 00:00-16:55
    SWORD AND THE SORCERER // 16:55-1:21:30
    CONQUEST // 1:21:30-2:18:40
    Outro // 2:18:40-2:22:58

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    • 2 hr 22 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
191 Ratings

191 Ratings

-BrianBlake ,

Keep it sleazy

Excellent film review podcast that closely review and recap tons of genre and lowbrow gems in double bill formats.

KnightKage ,

Wesley Knight

Without a single doubt the best film podcast out there. Love listening to these guys and how insightful they are!

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Best Movie Analysis Podcast

I so appreciate it when podcast hosts have a lot knowledge and stick to the topic at hand. These hosts are great, detail oriented and insightful. This podcast has great in depth analysis of film along with interesting tidbits about production.

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