Fifty Shades Freed

Episode 80 – Spoiled Rotten: Fifty Shades Freed

Feb 9th, 2018 Episodes, Spoiled Rotten J

What do you do when you have press screener passes for a movie you know is bad and only 30 minutes left on your podcast recorder? We’ll tell you what you do, you fucking go see Fifty Shades Freed and then walk to the parking lot and record yourselves ripping it apart until the battery runs out. First, some context: not only did we know Fifty Shades Freed would…

Top Actors Gone Too Soon

Episode 79: Our Saddest Podcast Episode Ever

Feb 2nd, 2018 Episodes J

[Set to the tune of “It’s So Hard To Say Goodbye To Yesterday” by Boyz II Men] How do we say goodbye to what we had? The good films that you gave, outweigh the bad. We thought we’d get another Capote, but your upcoming filmography’s gone away. It’s so hard to say goodbye to yesterday. We don’t know what this episode is going to be….

Streaming Services

Episode 78 – And Other Stuff Too: Streaming Services and Original Content

Jan 26th, 2018 And Other Stuff Too, Episodes J

Our world has changed drastically during our lifetimes, but one of the largest shifts has come in how we take in entertainment and streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime are at the heart of that change. With Amazon announcing they are getting into the commercial hit business, and Netflix making an $80 billion investment into original content in 2018, Q and J figured…

Movie Presidents Better Than Trump

Episode 77: On Impeaching a Cheeto

Jan 19th, 2018 Episodes J

This would normally be the place where something clever would be said about this brand new episode of High Five: The Podcast. Jokes would be made. Laughs would be had. But for this episode, there is no joke. There is only a punchline: Donald J. Trump. In this episode, J and Q list their Top Five fictional movie presidents that they would vote for over…

Black Mirror Season 4

Episode 76 – And Other Stuff Too: Black Mirror Season 4

Jan 12th, 2018 And Other Stuff Too, Episodes J

Black Mirror has taken the world by storm, and for good reason! The near-future sci-fi anthology series has been showcasing the storytelling abilities of Charlie Brooker and blowing these humble (SUPER humble) hosts’ minds for nearly four years. In honor of one of the best holiday gifts we received in 2017, Q and J dive into the newest season of Black Mirror to give you the best episode-by-episode…

Best Movies of 2016

HF Hiatus Replay: F?$k You, 2016!

Jan 5th, 2018 Episodes J

Missing High Five: The Podcast? We miss YOU! So, while we are on our Bye Week between Season 2 and next week’s Season 3 debut, we would like you to enjoy one of our (now) widely-renowned and highly sought after episodes. For this Hiatus Replay, we went back to the beginning of 2017 to see what we thought of 2016. Consider this a bookend to last week’s episode about the…

Best Movies of 2017

Episode 75: F?$k You, 2017, Again!

Dec 29th, 2017 Episodes J

We started off 2017 pretty strong by ranking our favorite films of 2016, and we’ve decided to end even stronger by actually talking about the movies of the year in the year they were released. It’s been a year of political unrest, celebrity scandals, and a necessary shift in power dynamics among Hollywood…and we couldn’t be more thrilled to not talk about ANY of that and just…

The Last Jedi All The Money in the World

Episode 74 – High Five: Double Feature – All the Star Wars in the World (Now with 100% Less Kevin Spacey)

Dec 26th, 2017 And Other Stuff Too, Episodes J

Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas, Fivers! Since it’s that time of year where everyone comes together with joy and happiness in their hearts, we decided to release our most divisive episode yet. In this very special Holiday Other Stuff Too, we discuss two movies we’ve seen together within the past week: Ridley Scott’s All the Money in the World and Rian Johnson’s The Last Jedi….

Christmas Horror Movies

Episode 73 – And Other Stuff Too: Christmas Horror Movies.

Dec 15th, 2017 And Other Stuff Too, Episodes J

Christmas horror movies are a gift from above, like manna from Hellven (yeah, that’s a combo of Heaven and Hell, you get it). For as long as there have been Christmases and movies about murders on Christmases, there have been Christmas horror movies. Q and J open the gifts of which movies they watched last week, ending with a discussion about Better Watch Out, the newest Yuletide frightener….

Top 5 Game Shows

Episode 72: Survey Says…Game Shows!

Dec 8th, 2017 Episodes J

Come on down, Fivers! It’s time to take your positions behind your podium for an all-new Top 5 episode dedicated to everyone’s favorite guilty pleasure past time, game shows! J & Q spend some time buying vowels and picking giant boogers to once and for all decide which 5 game shows are taking home the Big Showcase and which ones are the weakest links, goodbye….