To all my people who know where your wallet is this morning, put your hands up! All my people who woke up in their own beds, put your hands up! All my people, who didn’t have to read their sent text messages to remember their weekends, throw your hands up! I mean not to invoke every […]Read More lost weekends found
That podcast that talks about movies that talk about drinking, drugs and getting sober is coming back with brand new episodes in 2017! We’re kicking off this fresh batch of episodes with listener requested movies like Under the Volcano, Trees Lounge and an all-time alcoholic classic 1945’s The Lost Weekend. Plus recent movies like Krisha, […]Read More New Year, New Sloshed Cinema Episodes!
Maybe it’s because we’re both adult children of alcoholics of the elite ninja level. Maybe it’s just a rite of passage for every gay man transitioning out of youth and into uh, shall we say, more mature years. Maybe it has something to do with he fact that her whole life seems to be covered […]Read More everybody’s a little bit Liza
Insanity. There’s a word you hear a lot when you first try to get sober. Personally, I sort of took offense to it. I mean other people who drank everyday were crazy. But me? I had seen worse. In fact, I know now that I purposely stacked the deck with folks crazier than myself to […]Read More Bukowski, Booze & ‘Barfly’
Ye old timey idea of what alcoholics and addicts look like can certainly be reinforced in the world of film. The white guy with the great career and beautiful wife who drinks it all away has become a trope of sorts, wheeled out by every actor from Ray Milland to Jack Lemmon to Michael Keaton […]Read More Sobriety Stereotypes ‘Smashed’
Choose Life. Choose a job. Choose a career. Choose a family. Choose a fucking big television, choose washing machines, cars, compact disc players and electrical tin openers. Choose good health, low cholesterol, and dental insurance. Choose fixed interest mortgage repayments. Choose a starter home. Choose your friends. Choose leisurewear and matching luggage. Choose a three-piece […]Read More Choose Life: 20 Years of Trainspotting & Its Epic Soundtrack
Everybody has shown up to a party and immediately thought, “Maybe we should go.” 50 years ago today, in movie theaters, Nick and Honey wondered the same thing. Nick and Honey are nice young couple who are new at the university, so when the president of school’s daughter and her professor husband invited them to […]Read More ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ 50 Years Later Drinking With George & Martha is Still Terrifying
Once upon a time, a gay man obsessed with films and sobriety living in a marijuana filled forest reached out to a podcasting wizard. This wizard, wizard in like a magic kind of way not like a KKK kind of way, specialized in creating stimulating conversations about recovery and hence Sloshed Cinema was born! I […]Read More Listen to Sloshed Cinema Season 1 Now!