Forgotten Filmcast Episode 101: Brain Donors

On this episode of the Forgotten Filmcast, Todd is joined by Jesse from Retro Revelations to discuss a film that does the unthinkable…it dares to remake a Marx Brothers movie. John Turturro, Mel Smith and Bob Nelson take over for Groucho, Chico and Harpo in the 1992 film Brain Donors. Download the Show: iTunes Podomatic…

The Savage Innocents

With so many different styles of movies out there, I know that there’s one thing that has consumed your mind all these years…the fact that there just aren’t enough eskimo epics out there. I feel you pain, man. Fear not, though, film fans, for today we’re traveling back to the year 1960 for an eskimo…

Nutcracker: The Motion Picture

At the elementary school I attended it was a tradition that the third grade classes presented a production of The Nutcracker each year. No, it’s wasn’t the ballet, it was just a simple play. There were kids who played candy canes, snowflakes, sugar plum fairies, and all the various ethnic dancers. I ended up with…

Walt Sent Me Episode 88: The Preacher’s Wife

It’s time for this year’s Walt Sent Me Christmas episode. This year we discuss the 1996 remake of the The Bishop’s Wife…The Preacher’s Wife, starring Denzel Washington and Whitney Houston. We also look at the 1952 short Pluto’s Christmas Tree. Also, be sure to check out Kristen’s other podcast, Ticklish Business, which will be posting…

Forgotten Filmcast Episode 100: The Day of the Locust

The Forgotten Filmcast has made it to 100 episodes! For this milestone Todd is joined by Tony Cogan from Coog’s Reviews to discuss the 1975 film The Day of the Locust. Download the Show: iTunes Podomatic Your Listen Show Notes: Coog’s Reviews Tony on Twitter Film’s Discussed: The Day of the Locust Paddington 2 The…

Walt Sent Me Episode 87: Casanova

On the new episode of Walt Sent Me, Kristen and Todd talk about an odd film from 2005. Released by Disney’s Touchstone label, Heath Ledger stars in Casanova. They also take a look at the 1932 Silly Symphony short Flowers and Trees…the first every color cartoon. Download the Show: iTunes Podomatic Your Listen

Youngblood

Sports was never my thing. I played a little bit of soccer as a kid and a lot of baseball in the cul-de-sac at the end of the street, but I can’t say I was ever any good. Hockey was certainly never a game that was in my wheelhouse. Sure we played it in gym…