E27: This is Spinal Tap (1984)

E27 Spinal Tap

Its the podcast where a filmmaker, a comedian/improviser and an actor/comedian/podcaster get the band together in a quest to take another look at the 80s movies we love and love to hate… and as always, we are going to take this thing to 11!

THIS is Epsidode 27 This is Spinal Tap a movie selection from 1984.

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1984: This is Spinal Tap

IMDB Says… Spinal Tap, one of England’s loudest bands, is chronicled by film director Marty DiBergi on what proves to be a fateful tour.James

Meet the Guest

James is a stand up comedian that has performed for his no holds barred brand of
comedy for well over a decade. James has been seen at on stages all over the
Southwest such as Stand Up Live, The Tempe Improv, House of Comedy, and StirCrazy
just to name a few. James has been featured on the award winning web series Voyage
Trekkers and has a writes and performs on the Is It Dark In Here? podcast.

Deep Cut Recommendations

As we all know, IMDB and Rotten Tomatoes and awesome places like that will always give you some recommendations… People who liked THIS also liked THIS. Your Most Excellent Hosts have their own recommendations, perhaps a bit further off the beaten track.

Nathan recommends the documentary And God Spoke

James is keeping it in the music documentary wheelhouse with Anvil: the Story of Anvil on Netflix.

And Krissy wants you to take an improv class! There are many available all over the world, and if you want to take one from Krissy- click HERE. 


What’s Next?

Next up on the Most Excellent 80s Movies Podcast we are hanging out in 1984 with the Adventures Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension…

IMDB Says… Adventurer, brain surgeon, rock musician Buckaroo Banzai and his crime-fighting team, the Hong Kong Cavaliers, must stop evil alien invaders from the eighth dimension who are planning to conquer Earth.

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