EPISODE 33: 'Too Funny to Fail,' Dana Carvey, "Retro 5 Best TV Shows from Childhood"
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Tease/Open, clip from Hulu documentary ‘Too Funny to Fail’ with Robert Smigel, Dana Carvey, Stephen Colbert and Steve Carell (00:30), Scott and Josh talk all things TV, ‘Too Funny to Fail ‘ (2:20), Sponsors, “Gentle News,” HBO’s ‘Spielberg’ documentary (9:35), Brian DePalma’s contribution to ‘Star Wars,’ Spielberg shooting an extra camera for a day on ‘Scarface,’ what Spielberg movies would you like to go back and see?, ‘Munich,’ ‘Stranger Things’ (16:59), Paul Reiser (18:00), ‘There’s Johnny’ premieres on Hulu November 16th and ‘Red Oaks,’ Amy Landecker, Tony Danza, Retro “5 Best” TV shows Scott and Josh remember from their childhoods (22:10), memorable: ‘Good Times,’ ‘The Jeffersons,’ ‘Sanford and Son,’ ‘Charlie’s Angels,’ ‘Different Strokes,’ ‘Growing Pains,’ ‘The Wonder Years,’ ‘Rocky Road’ (TBS Original sitcom), Square Pegs… Josh’s 5: ‘Gilligan’s Island,’ ‘What’s Happening,’ ‘Tour of Duty,’ ‘Rockford Files,’ ‘Threes Company,’ ‘Speed Racer,’ Scott’s 5: 5)’Fantasy Island,’ ‘Love Boat,’ and ‘Chips’ 4) ‘1st & Ten,’ 3) ‘White Shadow,’ 2) ‘The Andy Griffith Show’ 1) ‘Leave it to Beaver’…Bruce Paltrow, St. Elsewhere, L.A. Law, My Three Sons, Cosby, Different World, Family Ties, and Doogie Howser, Carrie Coon mistaken identity (40:45), ‘Mindhunter’ thoughts, how Holden Ford was named, “BTK Killer,” Josh’s 5 Best (46:51): 5) ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’/‘You’re the Worst,’ 4) ‘Better Things’ 3 ‘Red Oaks’ 2) ‘Mindhunter’ 1) ‘The Deuce’… Scott’s 5 Best (48:00): 5) ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm,’ 4) ‘Better Things,’ 3) ‘Red Oaks,’ 2) ‘The Deuce,’ 1) ‘Mindhunter,’ Gregory Jacobs from Red Oaks and how he’ll be on episode 34, Josh likes ‘White Famous’ and Scott plans to give it a shot, “Talking Heads,” ‘Chance’ a Hulu original has dropped its second season, Netflix Danish series, ‘Rita,’ Josh’s status on ‘American Vandals,’ and Stephen Colbert on the correlation between the snack drawer and ‘The Dana Carvey Show’ being canceled from ’Too Funny to Fail,’
EPISODE 32: Amazon, 'Red Oaks,' 'Mindhunter,' David Fincher, 'The Deuce,' and "5 Best"
(0:00) Hi/Hello, (1:00) Red Oaks (1:00), the development of co-creator Gregory Jacobs, Steven Soderbergh, ‘Red Oaks’ takes 80s back in time, David Gordon Green, Hal Hartley, Amy Heckerling, Ennis Esmer, (6:10) ‘Stranger Things, Netflix, Harvey Weinstein, David O. Russell’s series is dead Amazon with Robert de Niro and Julianne Moore, Amazon searching for bigger hits, season 3 preview of ‘Man in the High Castle,’ Matthew Weiner’s series, Michael Mann, David Milch being barred from the ‘Luck’ set, Richard Kind, Amazon strategy of swinging for the fences for a show like ‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,’ (17:50) the state of network TV, ‘This is Us,’ misleading promos, ‘The Good Doctor,’ special effects, feels dated like ‘CSI’ and ‘House,’ Freddie Highmore, ‘Super Store,’ Sirius/XM, 5 Best: Scott’s 5) ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ and ‘Bonus Family’ 4) ‘Better Things’ 3) ‘The Deuce’ 2) ‘Mindhunter’ 1) ‘Halt and Catch Fire’… Josh’s 5) Curb Your Enthusiasm’ 4) You’re the Worst’ 3) ‘Better Things’ 2) ‘Mindhunter’ 1) ‘The Deuce’… Bonus Family unique perspective tool, Larry David and the wig, “We have a situation,” time apart can make the heart grow fonder, What are you doing Sam?, Cheryl and Ted!, Elizabeth Banks and Josh met her, David Fincher is killing it!, Netflix and how they’re handling releases of new original series, Fincher/Theron originally pitched Minhunter to HBO in 2006, Holt McCallany so good in Mindhunter and remembering him from the FX series, ‘Lights Out,’ Anna Torv, Hannah Gross, Alex Karras, teases are of the “BTK Killer,” ‘The Deuce’ gets better and better, New Hamsterdam resurfaces, solid work by Michael Rispoli and David Krumholtz, Krumholtz’s fat suit and playing Barry Schweiber in ‘Freaks and Geeks’ and the underrated ‘Liberty Heights,’ nice touch on Halt with the ‘Dazed and Confused’ DVD case on top of the VCR, Scott’s baffled why people didn’t watch ‘Halt and Catch Fire’ and why AMC dumped it on Saturday nights, Josh can’t stand Lee Pace, few shows stick the landing, ‘Homeland’ holes, ‘The Shield,’ what will ‘The Americans’ legacy be?, Spielberg documentary, Ken Burns and how to digest 'Red Oaks.' Close with clip from Netflix's 'Mindhunter.'
EPISODE 31: 'Curb,' 'The Deuce,' 'Bonus Family,' and "Meet the Nielsen's" goes back to 2002!
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Scott Pearson Eberly talks with Steven Conrad the creator, writer, director, and executive producer of the quirky Amazon spy series, 'Patriot.' Both Scott and Josh have had this series in their 5 Best and deem this a Hollywood Bing Favorite. Scott and Steven discuss season one of Patriot and the upcoming season two. His passion for storytelling, telling his little brother to do a nude scene, bending the spy genre, how Gill Bellows steered him from film to television, and his love for film growing up.
Scott and Steven discuss: season one of Patriot and the upcoming season two. His passion for storytelling, telling his little brother to do a nude scene, bending the spy genre, how Gill Bellows steered him from film to television, and his love for film growing up.
season one of Patriot and the upcoming season two
The craziness of season 1
Creating original folk music for the series
'High Wire' filmmaking
Bending the spy genre and the one promise he made to Amazon
How did John Tavner not know who Dick Cheney is?
Shooting in Prague
The Brazilian jiu-jitsu fight scene
Update on the status of the John Belushi bio-pic
Writing the much buzzed upcoming film, 'Wonder'
Television has evolved into a slightly new art form
Blockbuster and watching 3 movies 120 times vs. 120 movies as a teenager
There are two moments where Lucy and Parker's make a barking cameo, Scott's Australian Shepherds. It's ironic because both times they were barking at Amazon making a delivery, the studio, and platform of 'Patriot'
NBC, FX, FEUD: BETTE & JOAN, STRANGER THINGS, VEEP, BIG LITTLE LIES, AND FARGO ALL SHINE TOO!
THE LEFTOVERS GETS SHOVED DOWN THE EMMYS' WELL OF NO RECOGNITION!
SHOW NOTES | EPISODE #22
Scott and Josh (1:30) discuss the Emmy Nominations and are baffled at how Carrie Coon got dissed despite turning in the performance of the year (The Leftovers) and rewarded for a nice performance (Fargo). Not surprised by The Leftovers and Rectify getting the cold shoulder, plus a rundown of the nominations and what networks/streaming service (HBO, Netflix, NBC, FX, Hulu) led the way. Rudy! Rudy! Rudy (Sean Astin) joining Stranger Things for season 2. Scott's love for Glow; doing blow with Ronnie and Nancy, Marc Maron is killing it! And how Scott thinks Glow will make his top 10 shows in 2017! Josh all-in on Bosch... Scott grew up in Iowa and had the Sunday Ticket before the Sunday Ticket. 5 Best breaks all the rules! Glow, Snowfall, and Patriot make both lists. Video Store: Manager's Special (52:10): Aisle 1, Lion... Aisle 2, Okja... Aisle 3, Loving... Aisle 4, Bull Durham... Aisle 5, Younger.
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