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The Test of Time

Are the classic movies of our childhood really as great as we remember them? Hosts Alan Noah and James Brief take a fresh look at our favorite films to see if they still stand The Test of Time.

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Theme song (episodes 1-100) by SpeakerFreq Audio
Theme song (episodes 100+) by Jon Martinez
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Jan 29, 2021

A group of army recruits endure a brutal drill sergeant as they go through basic training during the final days of World War II.

This week, we chat about good times at the craft services table, how teenage boys learned about sex before Playboy, and when it's acceptable for writers to write about writing. We also talk...

Jan 22, 2021

A British heavy metal band releases a new album as they tour America.

This week, we discuss a brutal real-life music review, we analyze which decades were the most sexist, and we take a shallow dive into Paul Shaffer’s acting career. Then we turn it up to 11 and find out if This is Spin̈al Tap stands the Test...

Jan 15, 2021

A Polish rabbi makes his way through the Wild West, with the help of a lovable bank robber.

This week, we chat about a cowboy love story made decades before Brokeback Mountain, when the Sabbath really ends, and the stupidest piece of IMDb trivia ever. We also share our thoughts on Wonder Woman 1984 before finding out...

Jan 8, 2021

An arrogant scientist turns himself invisible… and goes insane in the process.

This week, we discuss useless eyebrows, Josh Brolin’s 7-pack abs, and how to properly give an injection to an invisible ape. We also chat about the current season of Saturday Night Live before finding out if Hollow Man stands the Test of...

Jan 1, 2021

A small English town is terrorized by a man that no one can see.

This week, we talk about Depression-era incels, a reverse Yoda, and an NRA that has nothing to do with guns. James also puts his love of model trains to good use as we find out if 1933’s The Invisible Man stands the Test of...