This week, we hit the 1988 quasi-musical Earth Girls Are Easy, starring the Blum! And also Geena Davis, and pre-In Living Color Jim Carrey and Damon Wayans. Watch music-video director Julien Temple pretty much hijack a few great and funny Julie Brown songs and turn them into a collection of carefully composed shots that might possibly be considered a movie.
Why are you adjusting that flower? You are so Jeff Goldblum right now.
Podcasters: Tim, Robert, Christian, H.P., Joanna
- 00:00 Intro and Memories
- 13:49 Really Rapid Recap
- 17:24 Kind of a Musical
- 21:18 Putting the Video in Music Video
- 26:36 A Director’s Dream
- 30:47 The Pace of Unreality
- 37:17 Dubious Dance Double
- 41:56 Jim Carrey, Lightly Peppered
- 45:18 Mr. Temple, You’re the Only One Taking This Seriously
- 50:17 The Vote
Next Week’s Assignment
Jodie Foster and Matthew McConaughey make interstellar Contact.