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Aug 7, 2020

The animation of Richard Williams is one that has changed the history and process of animation in film, TV, and commercials. So what happened when he tried to created his greatest masterpiece of all time?

Clips used in this episode:

Thief and the Cobbler Recobbled Cut Mark IV

Arabian Knight (The Thief and the Cobbler)...

Jul 31, 2020

Jerry Lewis was a well established independent filmmaker, well before the term "independent filmmaker" was widely used in the film industry. Was he ready for this holocaust drama about a clown? 

Clips used in this episode:

The Great Dictator (1940)

The Caddy (1953)

The Bellboy (1960)

Jerry Lewis and Dean Martin Reunion...

Jul 24, 2020

Back in the late 90s Dan Harmon (Community and Rick and Morty) and Rob Schrab nearly made the wild sitcom Heat Vision and Jack. Unfortunately only the pilot was made, directed by Ben Stiller and starring Jack Black and Owen Wilson.

Clips used in the show:

Heat Vision and Jack (1999)

Monster House (2006)

Chad Vader Day...

Jul 17, 2020

The IT Crowd and Spaced were wildly popular in the UK, so the American version should be just as good right?

Clips used in the show:

Spaced (American) (2008)

Asylum (1996)

Spaced (1999)

Hot Fuzz special features (Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright on writing)

Episodes (2011)

Garth Marenghi's Darkplace (2004)

How I Met Your...

Jul 10, 2020

Back in the 70's, Stan Lee pushed for a Spider-Man movie, and nearly got his wish fulfilled when it was giving to the sci-fi master at the time James Cameron. 

Clips and music used in this episode:

Aliens (1986)

Batman & Robin (1997)

Spider-Man (2002)

Spider-Man 2 (2004)

Spider-Man 3 (2007)

Batman (1989)

Cannon Films...