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,…

Are You Afraid of the Dark scary

Episode 145: Are You STILL Afraid of the Dark? (NYCC AYAOTD Interview)

Oct 18th, 2019 Episodes J

Submitted for the approval of the Fivers Society, Q and J present The Tale of Q Going to NYCC to Interview the Cast of the Nickelodeon Are You Afraid of the Dark Reboot (titled shortened for editorial purposes). Travel once again with Q to the Big Apple to hear an exclusive interview with Jeremy Ray Taylor, Miya Cech, and Matt Kaplan of Nickelodeon’s currently-airing Are…

big mouth banner

Episode 144: Big Mouths (NYCC Big Mouth Interview)

Oct 11th, 2019 Episodes J

Get ready for a time-jumping, foul-mouthed, and con-hopping good time as Q regales J with his experiences at New York Comic Con this past weekend. In part 1 of our NYCC recap episodes, the guys talk Netflix’s Big Mouth and Q takes us back in time to experience the panel interview he attended with Nick Kroll, Jason Mantzoukas, and Jesse Klein! Hear them answer all…

Wes Craven Movies

Episode 143: A Wes Craving (Top 5 Wes Craven Movies)

Sep 27th, 2019 Episodes J

As we continue down our “Here Comes Halloween: Horror Movie Director Series,” we have finally reached Wes Craven territory! We travel the horror globe and make stops in Woodsboro, CA with Neve Campbell and Springwood, OH with Robert Englund, all the way to Haiti with Bill Pullman and a violin class in Harlem with Meryl Streep….wait (checks notes), Music of the Heart was a Wes…

Best DCEU Movies

Episode 142: DCEwwwwww (Top 5 DC Extended Universe Movies)

Sep 20th, 2019 Episodes J

Travel back in time with us to the long-ago time before there was a DC Extended Universe. That’s right, the historical year 2013! Starting with Man of Steel, the all-knowing executives at DC began pumping out movies like they were Fazoli’s franchises, and just like Fazoli’s franchises, once you get in the door, you get pretty sick to your stomach. Q and J put on…