reboot, reuse, recycle

Join Kyle McCormick & Chris Khatami as they investigate remade and rebooted movies and shows with only their neediness and a guest at their disposal!

Chris Khatami moved to Portland from San Francisco to produce comedy shows and podcasts because that is a solid use of his anthropology degree.

Kyle McCormick moved to Portland from Los Angeles for the rich entertainment industry and beautiful sunshine. When he isn't performing comedy and music, he's furiously rewriting the Star Wars prequels.



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episode 29

King Kong expert Kevin Arnold joins Kyle & Chris to talk King Kong (1933) and his newest cinematic outing, Kong: Skull Island (2017). Spoiler Alert: They all love Kong: Skull Island and think you should see it. So find out why they love it, and why Kong is so cool as Reboot, Reuse, Recycle takes this episode to Skull Island!


episode 28

The world is rough right now, so why not take a vacation?! That's why The Rebootsies Bois watched National Lampoon's Vacation and it's remake/sequel Vacation with bad boy guest Justin Ammerman. Is the new Vacation the worst movie we've covered? Yes. But listen to National Lampoon's Vacation(1983)/Vacation(2015) on Reboot, Reuse, Recycle to find out why!


episode 27

A new Spider-Man movie is coming in a few months so for this episode Reboot, Reuse, Recycle we swing into discussing Sam Rami's Spider-Man(2002) and Marc Webb's The Amazing Spider-Man(2012). This episodes guest is Seattle comic & Podcaster Natalie Holt. Additionally, Kyle is out sick, so the episode has guest host, Avalon Leonetti. 


Best & Worst Movies & Tv shows of 2016

For a special episode Kyle & Chris discuss their Top Ten and Bottom Ten films of 2016. Will these lists surprise you? We sure hope for! 

For the second half of the Rebootsie Bois 2016 year in review they talk about their Top 10 & Bottom 10 TV shows and their best & worst reboots. Thank you for listening to us all these years and hope you continue for many more.


episode 24

Kyle & Chris welcome Alex Falcone, co-author of Unwrap My Heart to talk about the classic 1932 monster movie, The Mummy, and its 1999 remake, The Mummy. We also talk about the upcoming Tom Cruise reboot & what makes mummies weird monsters. Things get heated in what is unambiguously the most combative episode of Reboot, Reuse, Recycle ever. Edited by Engineer Sky.


episode 23

The Rebootsie Bois are joined by Carolyn Main of A Very Special Episode to talk about the British sitcom The Office(2001) & its American remake from 2005. We also talk about the structure of modern TV and how American TV compares to British TV. Edited by Engineer Sky.