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Earthquake (1974)

There’s some great stuff in this 70’s ensemble cast disaster film. George Kennedy, Richard Roundtree and Walter Matthau are spotted with excellent bar room signage that includes Eastside Old Tap, Hamm’s, Pabst Blue Ribbon, Budweiser, Miller and Ballentine Ale. Former child evangelist Marjoe Gortner abbeers with a background Country Club Malt Liquor sign and a Coors neon.

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Grumpy Old Men (1993)

Walter Matthau & Jack Lemmon are life long, fueding neighbors in this Minnesota comedy that features plenty of Schmidt cans and a nice case as well. Kevin Pollack abbeers with a Pfeiffer case and Christopher McDonald is sighted as well.

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Grumpier Old Men (1995)

Walter Matthau & Jack Lemmon return for the sequel that also includes Burgess Meredith. There are numerous Schmidt cans and a bunch of cool neon including Schlitz, guitar Budweiser and Minnesota shaped Stroh’s. We also spot rare Pig’s Eye and Weinhard’s Red signs. Super sexy seniors Sophia Loren and Ann-Margret also appear with background signage.

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Odd Couple, The (1968)

Jack Lemmon & Walter Matthau star as the title duo in this Neil Simon comedy that spawned the hit TV series. There is a nice sprinkling of both Schlitz cans and bottles strewn about Oscar Madison’s bachelor pad.

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Bad News Bears, The (1976)

Walter Matthau stars as the boozy “Buttermaker’, a former minor leaguer tasked with coaching the hapless Bears baseball team. Prize recruits Tatum O’Neal and Jackie Earle Haley lead a miraculous turnaround. The beer sightings are glorious. Bud, Coors, Mickeys, Pabst Blue Ribbon and Schlitz are all clearly spotted. After the championship game the team celebrates with bottles of Lucky.