Celebrating its 40th-anniversary this past weekend, John Landis’ cult classic The Blues Brothers is jam-packed with music not only from the titular duo of Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi but legens like Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, Cab Calloway, James Brown and John Lee Hooker.
Amongst all the bizarre aspects of 1991’s Nothing But Trouble, one of the strangest might be the appearance of Digital Underground as themselves, who charm their way out of punishment from the evil (and disgusting) Judge Valkenheiser by performing “Same Song” for him in court.
Egon’s grandchildren discover the old equipment he left behind when they move into an inherited farmhouse in Ohio with their mother in the next summer’s Ghostbusters sequel, Ghostbusters: Afterlife.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris talk the new Terminator: Dark Fate trailer, a potential Ghostbusters prequel, the end of Game of Thrones, John Wick Chapter 3, The Lego Movie 2, Twisted Metal and more.
Although Ghostbusters II obviously still featured the original Ray Parker Jr version of “Ghostbusters”, Run DMC provided an update with their own take on the theme song, complete with a music video that had cameos from most of the cast.
After months of insane back and forth between haters and defenders of the new Ghostbusters, none of whom had actually seen the movie, I can say after seeing it that it’s a fun, hilarious comedy that won’t supplant the original but is still definitely worth checking out. Although the skeleton of the plot is similar […]