Movies Unhacked

A podcast for fans of cinema and technology.

Learn about movies and how their portrayals of technology stack up against the real world. We review movies and explore all types of science and technology in film and television. Zoom in and enhance with the Movies Unhacked podcast!

Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure (1989)

Bill and Ted

Does this film still hold up today? Are there any time travel paradoxes? And what was happening in the NFL when this movie was released? Listen now to find out! Scott Croco and Mike Horne unhack Bill and Ted’s Excellent Continue reading Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure (1989)

Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)

Dr Evil

Who is the better character, Austin Powers or Dr. Evil? How do cryonics work? What movies from the 1960s and 1970s influenced this movie? Listen now to find out! Scott Croco unhacks Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997) in Continue reading Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)

Smokey and the Bandit (1977)

Smokey and the Bandit

Burt Reynolds stars in Hal Needham’s Smokey and the Bandit (1977)! And we answer questions like: Are the stunts any good? How does CB radio work? And are Firebird Trans Ams cool? Listen now to find out! Can Bandit bring a truckload of Continue reading Smokey and the Bandit (1977)