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Video High

89 EpisodesProduced by Casey Regan, Jamie Kennedy, Josh Roth, Greg Hanson and King Pizza RecordsWebsite

VCR rolled in. Teacher hungover. This is your B-Movie education.

89 Episodes | 2020 - 2023

Ep #73: Hellgate (1989)

October 26th, 2023


Welcome to HELLGATE (1989)! A place where you can relax and remember the simpler times - doo-wop on the radio, menacing bikers, huge mustaches, the …

Ep #72: Bingo (1991)

October 26th, 2023


Like a dog with a bone, we're obsessed with BINGO (1991). This shaggy dog story follows a runaway circus dog that travels America in search of a …

EXTRA CREDIT: "The Lesser Pauls"

October 5th, 2023


Coming off their discussion of BINGO, the class ponders why Josh and Jamie can't make money off of their dog. Also we're not done talking about Paul …

EXTRA CREDIT: "He's a Leo? That Makes Sense."

September 14th, 2023


We may not know anything about astrology, but we know what we like. And that's not knowing anything about astrology.


Ep #71: Split Second (1992)

September 7th, 2023


If the title means anything, it's the sheer pace with which new concepts are thrown out in SPLIT SECOND (1992). A thematic chopped salad, this dystopian thriller stars Rutger Hauer as a indeterminably psychic cop on the …

EXTRA CREDIT: "It's The Only Way"

August 24th, 2023


The class decides to extend their stay in Dinosaur City a little longer and accidentally lightly neg Tiffanie Poston’s career. Would you believe …

Ep #70: Adventures in Dinosaur City (1991)

August 17th, 2023


Like a flightless pun-slinging pterosaur, ADVENTURES IN DINOSAUR CITY (1991) comes crawling up from way down in our collective memory holes. Maybe we …

EXTRA CREDIT: "Um Actually, It Was Flavor Aid"

August 10th, 2023


Can't believe summer's almost over. No more songs around the campfire. No more passed around porno mags. No more encounters with Christ. Soon we'll go back to our boring lives, and drink the Flavor Aid with the rest of …

Ep #69: Summer Camp Nightmare (1987)

August 3rd, 2023


In the name of the glorious revolution, do not wake us from this SUMMER CAMP NIGHTMARE (1987). This not-so-campy, surprisingly affective …

EXTRA CREDIT: "Paul W.S. Anderson's Murder on the Orient Express"

July 27th, 2023


The class had so much fun talking about things that weren't STEEL DAWN that they needed their own episode. Such wide ranging topics as: the false …

Ep #68: Steel Dawn (1987)

July 20th, 2023


It's a mad mad mad max world in the post-apocalyptic western STEEL DAWN (1987). In this dystopian rip-off of the western classic SHANE, a dirty but non-dancing Patrick Swayze saunters out of the wasteland and into the …

Ep #67: Evolver (1995) with Peter Angelo

July 6th, 2023


Ready Player One? Take off that VR headset cuz EVOLVER (1995) is stepping out of the game and into the living room of one lucky contest winner (Ethan Embry). But this supposedly family-friendly adversary hates to lose …

Ep #66: Delta Force Commando (1987)

June 9th, 2023


To celebrate three years of Video High, the class infiltrates the airspace of another jungle shoot-em-up Rambo II ripoff with DELTA FORCE COMMANDO (1987). Brett Baxter Clark packs the guns and the pecs for just the …

Ep #65: The Rejuvenator (1988)

May 25th, 2023


Beauty is a real beast in THE REJUVENATOR (1988)! A mad scientist turns an aging b-movie starlet into a b-movie monster. It's like if THE FLY and SUNSET BLVD went into the machine from THE FLY.

Can the killer make-up …

Ep #64: Super Mario Bros (1993) with Neil McNeil

May 11th, 2023


Hold onto your plungers as we warp pipe into SUPER MARIO BROS (1993)! We all know the classic Mario story: alternate dimensions, royal fungus, …

EXTRA CREDIT: "Still Not Dungeon"

May 4th, 2023


We need an extra week to get our heads around the 1993 Super Mario Bros movie. But thankfully after our "final thoughts" on DUNGEONS & DRAGONS …

Ep #63: Dungeons & Dragons (2000)

April 20th, 2023


To celebrate the release of a new D&D movie, we're revisiting the old D&D movie: DUNGEONS AND DRAGONS (2000). It takes everything you love …

EXTRA CREDIT: "Straight As with Neil Rubenstein"

April 13th, 2023


This never happens to us. But we went on a little tangent during our last episode with comedian Neil Rubenstein (@neilrubenstein) and accidentally talked about A-Movies and mainstream properties, like Star Wars, Game of …

Ep #62: Bounty Tracker (1993) with Neil Rubenstein

April 6th, 2023


Lorenzo Lamas is Boston's finest BOUNTY TRACKER (1993), and his Los Angeles vacation is about to be cut short by the grisly murders of his brother and pretty much everyone else in the movie. Matthias Hues leads a team …

Ep #61: Hands of Steel (1986)

March 23rd, 2023


In the nearish future Paco Queruak is a cyborg with second thoughts about his mission to assassinate an environmental crusader. After going on the run from his handlers, Paco wanders into an entirely different …

Ep #60: Knights of the City (1986)

March 9th, 2023


When you're whatever this gang is called, you're what that word is all the way. In KNIGHTS OF THE CITY (1986), Leon Isaac Kennedy leads a street gang of chain-swinging, switch-blading, tight leather shirt-wearing, bad …

Ep #59: Last Flight to Hell (1990)

February 23rd, 2023


Somewhere in the jungles of Southeast Asia, a drug kingpin has kidnapped another drug kingpin, foiling the DEA's plans and demanding his daughter …

Ep #58: The Kiss (1988)

February 9th, 2023


This Valentine's Day, give your Auntie THE KISS (1988)!

After the death of her mother, Amy's strangely estranged aunt comes to live with her and her oblivious father. Don't let Aunt Felice's supermodel body or free …

Ep #57: Alienator (1990)

January 26th, 2023


It’s January-Michael Vincent, so out of respect, today’s lesson plan will debate the ethics of death by ALIENATOR (1990): a Fred Olen Ray riff on two classic 80s franchises that, combined, make for something much more. …

EXTRA CREDIT: "VideOracles: New Year or Die"

January 1st, 2023


Video High once again puts its ear to the door of the future to listen to what cinema is coyly whispering about the year 2023. We see it all: what has passed,  what's to come, and what may yet shall be. The only thing …

Ep #56: Elves

December 22nd, 2022


We pulled a gift from the video store shelves, because this Christmas we're unwrapping ELVES (1989)!

When a young woman summons a killer elf from the …

Ep #55: L.A. Bounty

December 8th, 2022


Even if the title makes it a little obvious, it's still possible to get lost in L.A. BOUNTY (1989). Written and produced by star Sybil Danning, she cast herself as Ruger: a monosyllabic ex-cop turned bounty hunter …

Ep # 54: Home Sweet Home (feat. Chloe Medghalchi)

November 24th, 2022


Tryptofanatics - third time's a charm! We again gather 'round the Thanksgiving table yet again with our favorite dinner guest CHLOE MEDGHALCHI to …

Ep #53: Model by Day

November 10th, 2022


The class sashays down the runway with MODEL BY DAY (1994)! In this failed TV pilot based on a based graphic novel from the aptly named Rip Off Press, Famke Janssen stars as Lex. She's the world's best supermodel by …

Ep #52: Hollow Gate

October 27th, 2022


Hey all. Casey here. I want you to know that while I wrote HOLLOW GATE (1988) in the show title, the movie's opening credits clearly read …

Ep #51: The Jar

October 13th, 2022


The class blows the lid off Shlocktober with THE JAR (1984)! After getting into a car crash Paul finds himself tormented by a pudgy lil' demon in a …

Ep #50: K-9000 (feat. Jordan Olds)

September 29th, 2022


For their big five-o, the class goes to the dogs with K-9000 (1990)! A failed TV pilot turned failed TV movie where a luddite cop reluctantly teams up with a cybernetic dog to save its creator. Special guest Jordan Olds …

Ep #49: The Divine Enforcer

August 4th, 2022


Forgive us classmates, for we have sinned. In an act of gluttony, we couldn't stop ourselves from making a whole meal out of THE DIVINE ENFORCER …

Ep #48: Meet the Hollowheads

July 21st, 2022


The world is really going down the tubes...and that's where we start when we MEET THE HOLLOWHEADS (1989)! The class wades through softening jelly, …

Ep #47: Project Vampire (feat. Dave Columbo)

July 7th, 2022


This movie sucks, and not the way you want it to. PROJECT VAMPIRE (1993) is much more project than vampire, pitting a hapless intern against an …

Ep #46: Naked Obsession

June 23rd, 2022


Believe or not, William Katt is hankering for a fatal attraction in NAKED OBSESSION (1990) and the class is hot and BOTHERED. Urban planning and gentrification have never been sexier (???) in this psychosexual thriller. …

Ep #45: Future Force

June 9th, 2022


John Tucker must die in FUTURE FORCE (1989)! In the near future, justice as we once knew it has ceased to exist (too real). Cops have been replaced by C.O.P.S, bounty hunters sporting sleeveless denim vests and beige …

Ep #44: RoboCop 3

May 26th, 2022


Don't think we've gone Hollywood or anything, but Fred Dekker gave his career so that we could have this insane threequel! ROBOCOP 3 (1993) casts a …

Ep #43: Terminal Entry (feat. Patrick Labyorteaux)

May 5th, 2022


Boot up, kiddos - it's a blast from the past! Cold War agitprop goes full technophobe in TERMINAL ENTRY (1987), which makes WarGames look like kid's …

Ep #42: Devil Rider

April 21st, 2022


Travel down the GOREgon trail for DEVIL RIDER (1991)! Canoodling frenemies fall victim to an immortal cowboy who may or not be Satan himself. Come for the horse screams, stay for Zeb the farmhand (RIP Zeb). Plus the …

Ep #41: Tiger Claws 2 & 3

April 7th, 2022


It's a Video High double feature! The class re-enters the tournament ring for TIGER CLAWS 2 and TIGER CLAWS 3. Forget everything you know about Tiger Claws. Because now there's magic, time travel, time-travel-magic and …

Ep #40: The Killing of Satan

March 24th, 2022


The class hitches a ride back to visit Uncle Miguel but must contend with The Prince of Magic and his MASTER! Who could it be, we wonder? We'll have …

Ep #39: Tiger Claws

March 10th, 2022


2022 is the year of the tiger, so Video High starts a new semester with the DTV Jalal Merhi martial-arts movie megalith, TIGER CLAWS (1991). So many …

ANNOUNCEMENT: "Reduce, Reboot, Recycle"

January 27th, 2022


Dearest classmates, Video High will be taking a brief hiatus. So we called the school into the auditorium to talk reboot culture, discuss our …

Ep #38: Trancers

January 20th, 2022


It’s Christmas in July in January as the class time travels down the line for TRANCERS (1984)! A Terminator era tale of a bounty hunter named Deth …

EXTRA CREDIT: “Don’t get mad, get New Years Even”

January 1st, 2022


The class reads the runes of these sacred cinematic texts to pierce the veil of time and comprehend the year 2022…

Ep #37: The Carrier (feat. Alana Regan)

December 9th, 2021


The Video High class starts this holiday season with a deep meowtaphysical quandary: Cats or Death? If the deliriously delicious disease …

Ep #36: Blood Rage (feat. Chloe Medghalchi)

November 25th, 2021


Despite what BLOOD RAGE (1987) may think, very few people truly mistake blood for cranberry sauce. But that doesn't stop this cornucopia of carnage! …

Ep #35: Sakura Killers (feat. Sharif El Neklawy)

November 11th, 2021


Have you ever wondered: what is a ninja? Before 80s gave us ninja shellshock, you may not have known. Thankfully there were movies like SAKURA …

Ep #34: The Devil's Rain (feat. Bunk 237)

October 28th, 2021


Iiii wanna knoooow... Have you ever seen THE DEVIL'S RAIN? Yes, it's the Ernest Borgnine goat man movie. But is it more? Can William Shatner and Tom Skerritt take down this devil in the dust before the fires of hell …

Ep #33: The Demon Lover

October 14th, 2021


Happy Schlocktober Classmates! This week, The Devil went down to Michigan and was looking for a whole coven of souls to steal in THE DEMON LOVER …

Ep #32: Doctor Mordrid

September 30th, 2021


Greetings true believers! This week, the doctor is in - DOCTOR MORDRID (1992) that is! Jump into a multiverse of madness where Jeffrey Combs stars as …

Ep #31: Summer School

September 16th, 2021


Just cuz it's almost the end of summer doesn't mean we can't go back for SUMMER SCHOOL (1987)! Figure out your wishes, have your learner's permit …

Ep #30: The Catcher

September 2nd, 2021


Cause it's one.. two... three strikes, you're dead in THE CATCHER (1998), a baseball slasher somehow equal parts "Halloween" and "Angels in the Outfield." We got a literal Murderers' Row with faceless maniac Johnny in …

Ep #29: Beaks: The Movie

August 19th, 2021


It's a bird! It's another bird! It's a plane! It's a plane being taken down by a bird! It's BEAKS: THE MOVIE (1987)!


Ep #28: Ebony Ivory & Jade (feat. Elsa Eli Waithe)

August 5th, 2021


It's Olympics week and we're going for the gold with EBONY IVORY & JADE (1976)!

Special guest Elsa Eli Waithe (@elsajustelsa comedian, activist, …

Ep #27: Body Beat

June 17th, 2021


Loosen up those feet and dirty up those dance shoes. This week, the classmates dance, dance, dance to the radical rhythms of BODY BEAT (1988) (known in the rock world as DANCE ACADEMY).


Ep #26: The Stranger

June 3rd, 2021


Don't let being dead get in the way of your dreams, kids. After kickboxing the whole world five times over, Kathy "The Punisher" Long rides into town …

EXTRA CREDIT: "Strike Commandoversary"

May 27th, 2021


Happy one year at Video High, classmates!! Join us as we stroll down memory lane and watch the 'sequel' to our first assignment: Strike Commando 2.

Ep #25: The Oracle (feat. Sav Smith)

May 20th, 2021


Roberta Findlay's legacy in cinema has been reclaimed as a feminist auteur, despite staunch opposition from Roberta Findlay. But does this work-a-day cinepornographer have a horror classic in her oeuvre? Only THE ORACLE …

Ep #24: Revenge of the Red Baron

May 6th, 2021


A squadron of absolute aces captained by Roger Corman, a young Tobey Maguire, an old Mickey Rooney, and a wisecracking haunted doll came together to …

Ep #23: Stones of Death aka Kadaicha

April 22nd, 2021


To sleep - perchance to dream. To dream of KADAICHA (1988)! This week, class has a bone to pick with our classmates down under. We'll learn about the birds & the bees and all the OTHER deadly wildlife while we're at …

Ep #22: Funland

April 8th, 2021


You're not gonna wanna miss opening day at Funland (1987), a true bait-and-switch sideshow oddity that's sure to give you a bit of coulrophobia (and …

EXTRA CREDIT: "Camacho Macho Man"

April 1st, 2021


After nearly being inducted into Lucifer's Gangland army, we caught up with director and PM Entertainment stalwart ART CAMACHO and talked about …

Ep #21: Gangland (feat. Justin Ferraro)

March 25th, 2021


This land is your land, this land is GANGLAND (2001), a desolate wasteland crawling with mutants, disease, a red-eyed ubermensch named Lucifer and …

Ep #20: Carnosaur (feat. Justin Ferraro)

March 11th, 2021


We’re back! with an episode 65 million years in the making. Roger Corman, the T-Rex of t-rash, spared every expense to beat Jurassic Park to the box office—and WON. The nihilist's lizards-run-amok classic, CARNOSAUR …

Ep #19: A*P*E (feat. Garrett Stiger)

February 11th, 2021


We just know you're going to go APE (1976) over this ep! Welcoming our guest kaiju speaker Garrett Stiger, the class tackles cinema's baddest sinister simian. Kneel before your true king!

EXTRA CREDIT: "Guess Who's Greg Scott Cummins to Interview"

February 5th, 2021


We loved "ACTION USA" so much, the whole class got in our sleek one and caught up to the movie's goodlooking lead, GREGORY SCOTT CUMMINS. The star of …

Ep #18: Action USA

January 28th, 2021


Other movies may say they have heart but ACTION USA (1989) rips that out and sends it home to mama. It's a barrage of bullets, broken bones, and …

Ep #17: Neon City

January 14th, 2021


Take a walk on the Ironside with the VH class -- next stop NEON CITY (1991)! Madder than Max, this DTV flick is DTF and looking for a little action on the wasteland.

EXTRA CREDIT: "Happy Eww Year 2021"

December 31st, 2020


After this...interesting year, class goes on a special field trip to find out how movies depict the coming 2021. And if our calculations are correct, …

Ep #16: The Magic Christmas Tree

December 24th, 2020


Deck those halls and strap in for 1964's best Wizard of Oz ripoff THE MAGIC CHRISTMAS TREE, the holiday season's most mind-bending 59 minute journey …

Ep #15: A Gnome Named Gnorm

December 10th, 2020


Move over Django, cause this G ain't silent. Tunneling up from the depths of our childhood psyches is A GNOME NAMED GNORM (1990). This Z'Dar studded buddy cop fantasy flick pairs Anthony Michael Hall with a furry friend …

Ep #14: Blood Freak (feat. Chloe Medghalchi)

November 26th, 2020


Rub-a-dub-dub. Thanks for the blood. Amen. This gobbleday season, we tear into the definitive 1970s Christian anti-drug parable cautioning against a life of sex, drugs, and turkey meat. What happens if our American …

Ep #13: The Power of Ninjitsu

November 12th, 2020


Ever consider switching between two movies on two different channels and trying to piece the plots together? THE POWER OF NINJITSU (1988) beat ya to the punch, friend! One of Godfrey Ho's ninjified gangster pickups had …

EXTRA CREDIT: "Discount Drugstore HauntedWeen Candy"

November 3rd, 2020


Ah, November in an election year. Another HauntedWeen has come and gone. Now a new age of terror potentially begins - or ends, depending on who you ask. But like true Americans, VIDEO HIGH has done some extra credit so …

Ep #12: HauntedWeen

October 29th, 2020


It's a haunted house on a HAUNTEDWEEN (1991), and the students of Video High are just dying to get out. This Halloween-cribbing cult classic about a …

Ep #11: Forever Evil

October 15th, 2020


From the dreaded Ghost Quasar comes a force so dreaded, so malicious it can only be FOREVER EVIL (1987). The class does battle with wizards, zombies, possessed underbrush, and glowy eyes in the dark to bring you this …

Ep #10: Shadow Creature

October 1st, 2020


What horrors may slither out of Lake Erie onto the shores of Cleveland? If you guessed a rubber suit Creature from the Slack Lagoon, you'd be right! This week, the class dissects 1995's SHADOW CREATURE while counting …

Ep #9: Busted Up

September 17th, 2020


Do you know what jugmilk is? FIND OUT with the Video High class who make it their business to ask the important, aggressively Canadian questions surrounding the Great White North's answer to Rocky, 1986's BUSTED UP.

Ep #8: Future-Kill (feat. Drew Kaufman)

September 3rd, 2020


Video High's nuclear family gets a little larger when we invite comedian, photographer, and co-creator of "Two Minutes to Late Night" Drew Kaufman to sink his claws into 1985's FUTURE-KILL. But we put him through a …

Ep #7: Bigfoot - The Unforgettable Encounter

August 20th, 2020


What do Home Improvement's Zachary Ty Bryan, a kooky billionaire, a team from Northwestern University, and a sad-eyed park ranger have in common? A run-in with America's original cryptid! This week, Video High becomes …

Ep #6: Guardian Angel

August 6th, 2020


It's a true BLAST from the PAST! GUARDIAN ANGEL (1994) assaults Video High - Cynthia Rothrock & PM Entertainment's first collab is an explosive …

Ep #5: The Lords of Magick

July 23rd, 2020


Huzzah! THE LORDS OF MAGICK have arrived! Join Video High on an unmedievable magical journey stretching from times long past to 1989 Los Angeles. …

Ep #4: Droid Gunner aka Cyberzone

July 9th, 2020


Video High in outer space! Beaming in is 1995's DROID GUNNER aka CYBERZONE, a movie about cyborgs and the man who hunts them. Sound familiar? Well, we wax poetic about the future, overqualified female co-stars, a pirate …

Ep #3: Salsa - The Motion Picture

June 25th, 2020


What happens when a member of Menudo, the producer of Shark Attack 3, and the choreographer of Dirty Dancing make a movie? 1988's SALSA answers that question! Grab your chips and join the Video High crew as they shimmy …

Ep #2: Kung Fu Rascals

June 11th, 2020


Video High meets low comedy in 1992's KUNG FU RASCALS - an epic adventure of three fools to find the power most BIG! Laugh with us! Cringe with us! …

Ep #1: Strike Commando

May 28th, 2020


Ever want a little extra marinara with your Rambo? Well then STRIKE COMMANDO cannot wait to grant all your wishes! This piece of 1987 Italo-action is …

Welcome to Video High

May 22nd, 2020


At Video High, the teacher is always hung over and putting on a movie. From beefcake shoot-em-ups to chintzy dance dramas and horrible horrors, Video …

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