June 25, 2018
Angie and I are joined by my old Remakes co-host Evie for a look at Joel Schumacher's young adult drama which helped define the Brat Pack, despite its questionable relationship choices. Also, we have a laugh at the legendary "Man in Motion" music video, and I get into Joel's unproduced take on Bright Lights, Big City. Check it out here.
June 22, 2018
June 6, 2018
Evie and I are joined by Angie (my current co-host on Schumacast) as we wrap up our thoughts on the series, share our thanks for and memories of guests we had and ones we were set to have were the series to continue. Then we move into the two major adaptations of Stephen King's debut novel, the remake of which didn't initially begin as a remake, but... we get into it. Check it out here.
May 28, 2018
Angie and I are again joined by JD for a look at Joel Schumacher's entry among the ranks of raunchy early 80s comedies, exploring the antics of a rag-tag cab company staffed by the eclectic likes of Mr T, Gary Busey, Bill Maher, the Barbarian Brothers, and a young, baby-faced Adam Baldwin. Check it out here.
May 18, 2018
May 10, 2018
April 16, 2018
Angie and I are joined by Tonya from A Reel Education: Noir to discuss Joel Schumacher's first theatrical film as a director, where he teams up with Lily Tomlin and Jane Wagner for their satirical update of the classic Richard Matheson tale. Pastels are vibrant, consumerism is criticized, and Rick Baker is again dressed as a gorilla. Check it out here.
April 2, 2018
Angie and I look back at the 1970s as a whole in the career of Joel Schumacher, as he first came to Hollywood as a fashion designer, then rose to surprising prominence as a screenwriter, and took his first steps into directing with TV movies. Check it out here.
March 31, 2018
March 21, 2018
Michael, David, and I take a look back at the broader Tarzan media of the 1930s, where his films not only thrived, but he exploded into success in radio and television. Plus, Burroughs was still knocking out the books, the synopses of which Michael attempts to explain to us. Check it out here.