Defend Your Movie

Each week comedian Sean Donnelly (Conan, Comedy Central) invites one of his friends on to defend a movie that they love. Problem is, they are the only one.
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Jul 13, 2018

This week comedians Christian Finnegan and Andy Fiori argue over which John Cusack classic has more appeal and which of the two has the better ingenue. 

Jul 6, 2018

This week Sean and friend of the pod, Tommy McNamara, rank Jaws, Independence Day, Sandlot, Top Gun and Born on the Fourth of July in order.

Jun 29, 2018

Sean is taking this week off to celebrate the Fourth of July but will be back next week with brand new episodes!

Jun 22, 2018

This week comedians Robby Slowik, Pat Stango and Clayton Gumbert join Sean. Listen as Pat gets shamed for defending this nothing burger of a movie. 

Jun 15, 2018

This week friend of the show, Andy Fiori, returns to debate which recent Scorsese classic is superior and how Andy's Boston hatred clouds his judgement of Irish films.

Jun 8, 2018

This week comedian Sam Evans stops by to rank Bill Murray's performances in Wes Anderson films. He also argues why Life Aquatic, not The Royal Tenenbaums, is Wes Anderson's Magnus Opus. 

Jun 1, 2018

This week comedian Chris Calogero comes in to make the case for why Zodiac, not Seven, is David Fincher's high point. 

May 25, 2018

From the vault, we welcome Broad City's own Ilana Glazer! We talk about how the comedy classic Austin Powers holds up and how fun it is to mock British teeth.

May 18, 2018

This week comedian Andy Fiori comes in to make the case for The Big Lebowski being a sports movie and how it stands up to the classic sports film, Rudy.

May 11, 2018

This week comedian and friend of the show Jared Fried comes in to talk about his favorite and least favorite rom-com movie tropes. Plus, we find. Plus, we delve into Farah's weird family traditions.  

May 4, 2018

This week the hilarious Rachel Feinstein comes in to talk murder movies, criminal profiling, creepy math tutors, and defends her favorite office flirtation film. Plus, we guess where our producer Alex attended college. 

May 3, 2018

Friend of the show Tommy McNamara comes back to recap Avengers: Infinity War.

Apr 27, 2018

We're going dark this week but will be back next week with an episode you won't want to miss!

Apr 20, 2018

From the vault, Jim Norton defends the Magnolia of race relations movies.

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Apr 13, 2018

Mike Finoia comes in to talk about his all time favorite crush and brings in a list from Rolling Stone we all have a problem with. 

Apr 6, 2018

Joe List comes in to defend one of Jim Carrey's most controversial movies and we also sneak in some Seinfeld references.

Mar 30, 2018

Comedian Matteo Lane comes on and surprises us on his opinion of Titanic.

Mar 23, 2018

The day has arrived folks! Sean has seen exactly 1.5 hours of the James Cameron film, Titanic. And speaking of the ocean, Farah tries Octopus.

Mar 16, 2018

From the premiere episode, Dan Soder (Billions, Comedy Central) joins us to make the argument that Cocktail is a good movie and to explain to Sean "The Shue Factor".

Mar 9, 2018

Our pal Andy Haynes comes in to defend the 80's Andrew McCarthy romp Mannequin. 

Mar 2, 2018

We sit down with hilarious comedian Sarah Tollemache, along with guest co-host Tommy McNamara, and try to decide: “Is Three Billboards Good?”

Feb 23, 2018

This week our pal James Mattern comes in to defend the awful Ed Burns movie "Confidence". We also discuss the phenomenal record breaking flick "Black Panther". 

Feb 16, 2018

This week HQ's Scott Rogowsky, aka Quiz Daddy, comes in to defend Robin Hood as a Mel Brooks' classic. 

Feb 9, 2018

This week Sean is joined by friends of the show Pat and Clayton, and they try to make sense of the Cloverfield Universe. Also the hilarious comic JP McDade comes in to discuss his love for classic movie quotes. 

Feb 2, 2018

Sean and Farah are San Francisco bound and get to talk to the hilarious Paget Brewster about the disaster remake that is "The Thomas Crowne Affair."

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