Fox Disney Merger

Episode 154: One Mouse to Rule Them All (Top 5 Disney/Fox Merger Benefits)

Jan 17th, 2020 Episodes J

Who could have assumed that when Powerman 5000 was singing about worlds colliding back in 1999 that they were predicting the entertainment behemoth that Disney has become, especially after their recent acquisition of a majority of the Fox libraries. This week, Q and J put on their pop culture prognosticator hats and dive into the Disney/Fox merger and identify the Top 5 Disney/Fox Merger Benefits…

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Episode 153: The High Five Star Wars Special: Rise of Highwalker

Jan 10th, 2020 Episodes J

The Fivers speak! The end has come as the beginning begins while we end…..oh, nevermind, our first show of this year is the finale of our Star Wars Holiday Special! And just like Lando Calrissian, we’re bringing the whole gang as Amanda and Haley join Q and J for an in-depth discussion about the OG Star Wars trilogy and our thoughts on the most recent…

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Episode 152: The High Five Star Wars Holiday Special, Pt. 1

Dec 21st, 2019 Episodes J

It’s finally here! The episode you’ve waited nearly 4 years for. This is the episode where Q and J unleash their true inner nerds and talk nothing but Star Wars to celebrate not only this Life Day season, but also in anticipation of this week’s release of Episode IX: Rise of Skywalker. Obviously, we haven’t seen that one yet, so we spend this episode talking…

Best Film Families

Episode 151: We Put the F-U In Family (Top 5 Film Families)

Dec 6th, 2019 Episodes J

It’s a family affair on this week’s High Five: The Podcast as Q and J sit down with Q’s entire family to discuss the Top 5 Film Families in history! Q’s family may or may not be fake, but our discussion sure isn’t as we traipse from the suburbs of Chicago to the mob-riddled streets of New York City. Who would win in a fight,…


Episode 150: Two Guys One Coffin (Top 5 Single-Location Movies)

Nov 29th, 2019 Episodes J

What do Matthew Broderick, Colin Farrell making a long distance call, and jazz harmonica Bruce Willis have to do with movies that take place in a single location? You’ll have to listen to our all new episode to find out! We travel from the classics like 12 Angry Men and My Dinner with André all the way to newer gems like Green Room and Coherence….

High Five Rebeatquel

Episode 149: Return of the Rebeatquel: The Rebootening (Top 5 Rebeatquels)

Nov 22nd, 2019 Episodes J

You’ve seen it all before. And then you saw the sequel…and then again when they rebooted it, but have you seen it again, basically like the first time, but slightly different with younger people? Probably. That’s because the Era of the Rebeatquel (Reboot + Sequel + Repeat) is upon us. J and Q want to better understand why we’ve living in a perpetually updated sequel,…


Episode 148: High Fiving Ourselves (Top 5 High Five Episodes)

Nov 15th, 2019 Episodes J

Now that our Halloween series is over, it’s time to catch up with ourselves and prepare for the rest of 2019. Q and J spend some time after Q’s wedding talking about what we’ve been watching lately and how our self-love is related to our movie watching habits. Honestly, there’s probably too much talk about self-love on this episode. We end with a definite Beginner’s Guide…

Best Tim Burton Movies Halloween

Episode 147: Give ‘Em the Hot Burton (Top 5 Tim Burton Movies)

Nov 8th, 2019 Episodes J

It’s an exciting time of year. It’s Halloween, the temperature is going down, and Q is getting married! It’s a veritable smorgasbord of good news, and on top of all of that, we’re wrapping up our Here Comes Halloween Horror Movie Director Series by doing a Directospective (trademarked, High Five: The Podcast) on a favorite of yours and ours: Tim Burton! Yes, we know his…

George A Romero

Episode 146: Night of the Living Pod (Top 5 George A. Romero Movies)

Oct 25th, 2019 Episodes J

It’s time for another entry in our Here Comes Halloween Horror Movie Director Series and this time we’re diving into the legacy and filmography of the zombie master: George A. Romero! Q and J shuffle around looking for brains and contemplating the meaning of Romero’s romantic comedy There’s Always Vanilla as well as just what the hell’s actually going on in Monkey Shines. Don’t worry,…