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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…

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Beginner’s Guide to High Five: The Podcast

Dec 5th, 2019 Bonus Features J

Welcome one and all to High Five: The Podcast! We are humbled and delighted that you’ve found us and whether you’re a new listener, someone who found us through our Benevolent Overlords at Project-Nerd, or a long-time Fiver that just wants to relive the good ol’ days of your favorite episodes, we are glad you’re here. In our episode High Fiving Ourselves (Top 5 High Five…

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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….

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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,…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Episode 141: Carpenter Ghosts (Top 5 John Carpenter Movies)

Sep 13th, 2019 Episodes J

Now that grocery stores around the country have told us that Halloween season has started, J and Q are celebrating by kicking off our “Here Comes Halloween Director’s Series”! Every other week until our Halloween episode, we will be doing a career retrospective on a trailblazing horror director. We’re kicking off this year’s festivities with a Q and J favorite: John Carpenter! Not only will…