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May 31…Happy Beer-thday Clint Eastwood.

Check out Clint Eastwood’s beer scenes from 23 films including “Thunderbolt and Lightfoot”, “Play Misty for Me”, “Every Which Way But Loose”, “The Bridges of Madison County”, “Pink Cadillac”, “Magnum Force”, “Tight Rope”, “The Eiger Sanction”, “Bloodwork”, “Coogan’s Bluff” and “Gran Torino” to name a few.

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May 24…Happy Beer-thday John C. Reilly

Check out John C. Reilly’s beer scenes from “Casualties of War”, “Talladega Nights”, “Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story”, “Step Brothers”, “For Love of the Game”, “Days of Thunder”, “The Perfect Storm” and “Out on a Limb”.

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Taken (2008)

Liam Neeson is a retired CIA agent who must go to Europe to rescue his abducted daughter. His buddies show up at his crib with a six pack of Newcastle Brown Ale and there are also unidentified foreign cans.

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To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)

William Peterson is a Secret Service agent on the trail of a murderous counterfeiter in this 80’s cult classic. He and John Pankow abbeer with bottles of Lowenbrauu and all sorts of Miller products. We spot High Life cans, bottles, neon, cases and a sign en Espanol. There’s also Lite cases and a pool table light.

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In Good Company (2004)

Dennis Quaid has a new boss, Topher Grace, who’s half his age and sleeping with his daughter. The boys abbeer together with bottles of Heineken and DQ is spotted enjoying an Amstel Light.

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Intolerable Cruelty (2003)

This criminal comedy provides us with a sleepy George Clooney and a table full of Heineken bottles. We also spy Cedric the Entertainer with bottles of Budweiser and Bud Light.

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Seven Psychopaths (2012)

Christopher Walken and Colin Farrell star in this criminal comedy that gives us some good looks at bottles of both Shiner and Shiner Bock.

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Punchline (1988)

Tom Hanks and Sally Field are stand up comedians looking for a big break in New York. They abbeer together under a Schaefer neon. We also spot plenty of bottles including Budweiser, Coors Light, Stroh’s and Henry Joseph. John Goodman, Damon Wayans, Taylor Negron and Angel Salazar make beer cameos.

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Rookie, The (2002)

Dennis Quaid is a high school baseball coach who makes an unlikely ascent to the major leagues. He’s spotted draining bottles of Miller Lite and High Life. There’s also Budweiser, Bud Light, Coors and Coors Light stadium and scoreboard signage.

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Boiler Room (2000)

This dramatic thriller features Giovanni Ribisi, Scott Caan and Ben Affleck with bottles of Miller High Life, Icehouse and Budweiser. We also spot Vin Diesel with a can of Miller Lite in front of a TV that’s rolling “Wall Street” with Charlie Sheen and Michael Douglas. In the bar we spy a Foster’s sign and a Rolling Rock six pack.

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Cool Hand Luke (1967)

Paul Newman is doing a two year sentence at a rural prison but refuses to conform. The only beer sighting is a fake brand in the beginning while he’s decapitating parking meters.

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Dunkirk (2017)

This World War II epic tells the tale of how ordinary British citizens helped evacuate thousands of surrounded soldiers. In the closing scene grateful Brits give train riding grunts bottles of an unknown brew.

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Cabin Boy (1994)

Chris Elliot is the title character in this bizarre comedy that also features Brian Doyle-Murray, Andy Richter and Brion James. The beer cans are the fictitious ‘Sea King’ which closely resemble 1960’s ‘King Cole’ cans from Los Angeles brewer Maier. Melora Walters, who was in a great episode of ‘Seinfeld’, has a beer cameo

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Anatomy of a Murder (1959)

Otto Preminger directed this crime drama that was nominated for 7 Oscars. James Stewart abbeers in a few scenes with rare bottles of Bosch. We also spot a nice six pack of cans of the brew from Houghton, Michigan under the bar. Finally, flat top cans of Schlitz and Blatz are observed in the garbage can at the end of …

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Red Dawn (2012)

This ill advised remake of the 1984 cult classic gives us Chris Hemsworth with a six pack and bottles of Rolling Rock. There is also a row of tappers, a blurry background Shock Top neon and a couple fake brands for the underage drinkers.

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Macon County Line (1974)

Max Baer Jr., who you may remember as ‘Jethro’ from “The Beverly Hillbillies”, plays a vengeful sheriff in this action drama. He abbeers with a bottle of Schlitz, ‘The Beer That Made Milwaukee Famous’. Alan and Jesse Vint are the wrongly accused brothers who are spotted with background Olympia, Coors and Schlitz neon.

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Get a Job (2016)

‘Breaking Bad’ legend Bryan Cranston and Miles Teller star in this comedy that features tres Mexican brews. The boys both abbeer with cans of Tecate and Corona and we also spot a Pacifico sign.

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Electric Horseman, The (1979)

Robert Redford plays an aging rodeo star in this romantic comedy/drama. Country music legend Willie Nelson abbeers with bottles of Michelob and Coors. Jane Fonda plays the reporter and love interest and is spotted with a background Miller High Life sign and an unlit neon.

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Sweet Bird of Youth (1962)

Paul Newman plays a drifter who returns home after an unsuccessful stint in Hollywood in this southern drama. He abbeers with unlit Coors and Hamm’s liquor store neon signs. Ed Begley is ‘Boss Finley’, the local politician who is spotted with background Budweiser signs.

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Thing, The (1982)

Kurt Russell is stationed in Antarctica where an unfrozen, shape-shifting alien is on the loose. He abbeers with cans of Coors and Budweiser and a six pack of Natural Light. Wilford Brimley, Richard Masur, Keith David, T.K. Carter and Donald Moffat are in brew scenes with Busch and Natty Light neons and stacked Bud cases.

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Flatliners (1990)

A mulletted Kevin Bacon and William Baldwin are medical students flirting with near death experiences. They abbeer with a Miller Lite six pack and a Budweiser bow tie neon. Julia Roberts, Oliver Platt and ‘The Bacon-ator’ are also spotted with a High Life clock sign.

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Network (1976)

“I’m mad as Hell and I’m not going to take this anymore”. This newscast drama won 4 Oscars and features Robert DuVall and Wesley Addy at lunch with a well placed bottle of Heineken.

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Jackass: The Movie (2002)

Johnny Knoxville, Bam Margera, Ryan Dunn and the rest of the boys take their antics to the silver screen. There’s lots of Miller placement including Steve-O draining a bottle of High Life and Wee Man in a Miller t-shirt. We also spot Bass and Budweiser signs with Pandas in Japan and a case of Foster’s as the ample rumped Preston …

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Blind Side, The (2009)

This bio-drama stars Quinton Aaron as Michael Oher who goes from homeless to first round NFL draft pick of the Baltimore Ravens. We spot the big man draining a ’40’ of Olde English 800.

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Falcon and the Snowman, The (1985)

Sean Penn and Timothy Hutton are the title characters in this espionage thriller. There are numerous Lowenbrau and Lowenbrau Dark sightings to go along with a few Miller High Life and Budweiser scenes. Richard Masur, Pat Tingle and Dorian Harewood offer supporting beer roles.

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Agency (1980)

I don’t know what kind of film they used to make this picture but DVD quality is not great. Anyhoo…in this advertising drama we spot a bearded ‘Six Million Dollar Man’, Lee Majors, with Miller neon and bottles of High Life. Unfortunately Robert Mitchum does not abbeer with brew.

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Fly, The (1986)

Wacky scientist Jeff Goldblum accidentally swaps DNA with a winged insect and mayhem ensues. There’s great barroom signage including Stroh’s, Molson Export, Budweiser, Miller and a possible Tuborg Gold. We also get a couple looks at a bottle of Labatts 50 Ale…one with a broken forearm from arm wrestling match.

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Grifters, The (1990)

John Cusack is a small time conman in this drama that features generous Miller placement. High Life, Lite and Genuine Draft are all spotted. A white wigged Angelica Huston and young sailor Jeremy Piven also abbeer.

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Feb 18…Happy Beer-thday John Travolta.

Check out John Travolta’s beer scenes from “Saturday Night Fever”, “Carrie”, “Urban Cowboy”, “Shout”, “Blowout”, “The Forger”, “The General’s Daughter” and “Wild Hogs”.

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Shakes the Clown (1991)

The Boston Globe calls it ‘The Citizen Kane of alcoholic clown movies’. Bobcat Goldthwait plays the title character and is captured with bottles of Baderbrau and various bar signs including Dos Equis. Fellow clown Adam Sandler abbeers with great neon. Florence Henderson, Julie Brown and ‘Trump fan’ Kathy Griffin all have beer cameos. We also observe 2 Budweiser, Dinkel Acker …

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Reservoir Dogs (1992)

Quentin Tarantino makes his directorial debut with this crime thriller that features Tim Roth and Randy Brooks with a Budweiser bow tie neon at the diner.

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On Any Sunday (1971)

Legendary film maker Bruce Brown directed this documentary about motorcycle racing which features Steve McQueen enjoying a post race can of Coors.

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Fools’ Parade (1971)

Great cast and great vintage Pabst Blue Ribbon items on display in this dramatic comedy set in the 1930’s. James Stewart, Strother Martin and a young Kurt Russell all abbeer (barely) with a table top quart bottle of PBR. George Kennedy is spotted with a nice neon and 2 other wall signs. We also get a few partial looks at …

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Fire Down Below (1957)

Robert Mitchum and Jack Lemmon battle for the affections of the lovely Rita Hayworth in this dramatic adventure. The boys abbeer with bottles of Carlsberg in the bar and while trapped in damaged ship. We also spot flat top cans of Schlitz, Pabst Blue Ribbon and gold Budweisers.

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Best in Show (2000)

Former ‘SCTV’ castmates Eugene Levy and Catherine O’Hara couple up as Terrier enthusiasts in this dog show comedy. They, and Winky, are spotted with bottles of Miller High Life, Lite and Genuine Draft.

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Dark Knight, The (2008)

Heath Ledger delivered a memorable performance as The Joker in this adventure that features a Budweiser Select neon sign and bottles of Bud. I’m not sure of those green bottles.

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Bobby Deerfield (1977)

Al Pacino plays an American race car driver who falls in love with a dying woman while racing in Europe. The lone brew sighting in this dramatic romance is a background Walliser Bier sign in the bar.

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Jan 26 Happy Beer-thday Paul Newman

Check out the late great Paul Newman’s (1925-2008) beer scenes from “The Sting”, “Hud”, “Slap Shot”, “Fort Apache the Bronx”, “Absence of Malice”, “WUSA”, “The Color of Money”, “Winning”, “The Verdict”, “Somebody Up There Likes Me” and “Pocket Money”.

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Rocky Balboa (2006)

Sylvester Stallone is back, again, in the role that made him famous. The punchy pugilist bellies up to the bar with a well displayed bottle of Rolling Rock. There are also Budweiser and Coors Light signs and a cooler with bottles including Heineken.

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Pocket Money (1972)

Paul Newman’s a cowboy who gets caught up in a shady Mexican cattle deal. Nicely displayed cans of Olympia are seen early. While south of the border, we spot an old school Corona bottle, cases of Carta Blanca and Lee Marvin with a bottle of the aforementioned cerveza. The boys abbeer together with a cattle car case of Tecate. Wayne …

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Drugstore Cowboy (1989)

Matt Dillon and his crew of junkies, including Heather Graham, rob pharmacies to get their fix. Bottles of Miller High Life are the brew of choice in this destructive drama.

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Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956)

Paul Newman plays boxer Rocky Graziano in this bio-pic that captured 2 Oscars. There are great stacks of Schlitz, Hamm’s, Budweiser, Pabst Blue Ribbon and Goetz Pale cases. There’s also a row of neon signs that include Rheingold, Ruppert Knickerbocker, Schaefer and a partial Bud.

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Wanderers, The (1979)

Ken Wahl (tv’s ‘Wiseguy’) and Dolph Sweet ( tv’s ‘Gimme a Break’) star in this early 60’s New York neighborhood gang drama. There’s a great Schaefer neon and bottle and a subtle Miller High Life neon.

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Shaft (2000)

Samuel L. Jackson takes on the role that Richard Roundtree made famous in the 70’s. There are bottles of Heineken and NFL Hall of Famer Lawrence Taylor abbeers with a background case. Christian Bale is spotted with a San Miguel neon and unknown bottles and we also spy Samuel Adams and St. Pauli Girl tappers.

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Bachelor Party 2: The Last Temptation (2008)

Harland Williams, who was great in “There’s Something About Mary”, stars in this ill advised sequel to the 1984 Tom Hanks classic. We spot bottles of Miller Lite, Coors Light, Budweiser and Greg Pitt with a Grandville. There’s also a great Bud Light bowling pin neon with Danny Jacobs.

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Sniper (1993)

Billy Zane is a sharp shooter on a mission to take out a rebel leader in the jungles of Cenrtal America. We spot cases and outdoor signs for the local Panama brews Balboa and Atlas.

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Super Fly (1972)

Ron O’Neal plays a New York cocaine dealer lookin’ to make a big score before retiring. We spot Ballentine, Schaefer and Miller neon signs and cans of Budweiser and High Life.

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Harper (1966)

Paul Newman is a private eye hired to find a kidnapped husband in this action drama. He abbeers with Shelley Winters and a bottle of Lowenbrau and with Robert Wagner and a fake brand. There are also alley cases of Budweiser and Pabst Blue Ribbon.