Episode 6

The Goonies & The Monster Squad

October 2, 2017

Hey youuuu guyyys! Remember the kid adventure films that helped form the foundation of our childhoods? These movies sharpened our sense of wonder and sent us searching for adventure atop our bikes. Why don’t we make these movies anymore? What happened?

Even if you saw these films in the 90s or possibly the 00s, odds are they helped define your adolescence and trigger major nostalgia. Chris, Pat, and Eli discuss The Goonies & The Monster Squad, the heyday of kid adventure films in the 80s, the absence of them today, and where Stranger Things fits in all of this. This episode’s got nards!