Episode 213: The Dune Chat

Nov 23rd, 2021 Episodes J

We’ve waited for what feels like 10,000 years for Denis Villeneuve’s adaptation of Dune to hit the screens. In 2021 it finally happened and the High Five Gang is dusting off their Gom Jabbars and flying all their dragonfly ships to Arrakis to have an in-depth discussion about everything Atreides, Harkonnen, and naked Oscar Isaac! On this interstellar voyage is J, who has read some…

Episode 212: The Gang Prances with Frances (Top 5 Frances McDormand Roles)

Nov 9th, 2021 Episodes J

Oh Frances, our Frances! Why has it taken so long for us to record an episode about the Top 5 Best Frances McDormand Roles, you may be wondering? Well, every time we almost started a list, she came out with another movie that was freaking amazing! We just gave up. She will always be creating wondrous new art, and with her adaptation of The Tragedy…

Episode 211: Life Changers (Top 5 Movies That Changed Your Life)

Oct 26th, 2021 Episodes J

This has been a year of introspection and the High Five Hosts are celebrating by diving into their inner film psyche and putting on our Armchair Therapist hats this week. Do you want to know which movies made the biggest impact on your favorite hosts? What about learning how animatronic dinosaurs altered lives. You’ll find out all that and more on our Top 5 Movies…

Episode 210: Brendan Buddies (Top 5 Brendan Fraser Movies)

Oct 18th, 2021 Episodes J

It’s no secret that we love Brendan Fraser on High Five: The Podcast. What may seem like a secret is why we’ve never done an episode on the marvel of a man…until now! That’s right, Mia, J, and Cortney are getting frilly for Fraser, batshit for Brendan, you get the idea. While it is difficult to not just love all his work, the gang actually…

Best Wes Anderson Movies

Episode 209: Getting Royally Tenenbaumed (Top 5 Wes Anderson Movies)

Sep 28th, 2021 Episodes J

It’s time to get quirky and gather the whole family when the gang decides to talk Wes Anderson movies! We’re celebrating the upcoming release of The French Dispatch by taking a deep dive into Cortney’s favorite director, with Mia and J joining her in a discussion of the Top 5 Wes Anderson movies of all time! At least until we see his next one, that is.  The whole…

Episode 208: The Lenny Kravitz Effect (Top 5 Musicians-Turned-Actors)

Sep 14th, 2021 Episodes J

In a world where most musicians think they can act and ALL actors think they can be in a band (looking at you Thirty Odd Foot of Grunts!), J, Cortney, and Mia decided it was time to decide once and for all who did it the best! On the heels of the VMAs and before the upcoming Grammys, we’re finally getting to the best of…

Episode 207: The “Q-icide” Squad (Top 5 The Suicide Squad Characters)

Aug 31st, 2021 Episodes J

We’re dying to review and talk about The Suicide Squad with you. Trust us, we’ve been just as excited to see James Gunn’s newest demented action story as much as the rest of you, so much so that J, Mia, and Cortney scoured the globe and brought Q back from exile to talk about it with us! Fresh from the beaches of Corto Maltese, Q joins the…

Best Stand Up Specials

Episode 206: Mia, J, and Cortney Walk Into a Bar… (Top 5 Comedy Specials)

Aug 17th, 2021 Episodes J

Have you heard the one about the podcast episode with three hilarious hosts talking about the Top 5 Comedy Specials of All Time? You haven’t!? It’s like the best joke in the whole world! Spend some time with Mia, J, and Cortney as they talk about the comedians and jokes that spoke to them and which ones deserve the honor of Top 5 Comedy Specials…

Best Nic Cage Movies

Episode 205: The Gang Has a Cage Fight (Top 5 Nic Cage Movies)

Aug 3rd, 2021 Episodes J

We’re kicking off Season 6 with a BANG, and there’s no bigger bang in Hollywood than Nicolas Cage! From the heights of Raising Arizona to the lows of Left Behind to the sheer insanity of buying an Egyptian Tomb for himself, Cortney, Mia, and J talk everything Cage and why they love him so much! You may be surprised which ones we are most nostalgic for and which movies ultimately get…

Episode 204: SPECIAL SHOW ANNOUNCEMENT (Also, Q’s Top 5 Movies!)

Jul 13th, 2021 Episodes J

Every now and again, an episode so special, a move so mystifying, and change so dramatic happens, that you have to sit and breathe a moment. Events of such magnitude happen so rarely that fans, nay, humanity itself barely recovers. This episode is such an event. We have such BIG news, such EXCITING news, such LIFE-CHANGING news to tell you….but you have to listen to…