Archive for December 2018

There are dozens of adaptations of Charles Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol' but only one of 'em has Muppets. Zach & Brandon discuss the 1992 family film and all its quirks, including the dead-eyed CGI baby face of the Ghost of Christmas Past, the catchy tunes, and Michael Caine's Oscar caliber performance as he acts opposite puppets with the utmost sincerity. 

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56 - The Santa Clause

In 1994, America was thirsty for Tim Allen. Disney cashed in on the country's obsession with a holiday hit that confused an entire generation of children regarding the correct spelling of 'Claus.' This week the boys unwrap 'The Santa Clause' and all the darkness bubbling beneath its clever premise. 

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55 - Chicken Run

Despite its critical and commercial success, the boys debate whether 2000's 'Chicken Run' remains popular 18 years after its release. They also examine the dark WWII parallels, the villlains' loveless marriage, and its impressive stop-motion animation. 

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