Doctor Who! Part Two! This week Jim continues to drone on with his Doctor Who memories as Laree politely feigns interest. Highlights and low points include Jim's first Doctor Who convention, the Cybermen, creepy fans, Daleks, more Tom Baker love, the Sontarans, meeting John Levene, Jim rates The Doctors, Sara Jane Smith, favorite companions, K-9, filking and erotic fan fiction.
And, as usual, your hosts veer way off topic as they get into Terry Giliam, Adventure Time and Laree and Jim's retirement plans.
It's the first half of the long-threatened two-part episode centered around Jim's number one childhood obsession, Doctor Who. This week Laree and Jim ramble on about Robin Williams, The Wicker Man, Jim's Doctor Who memories, Quatermass, the Pinnacle U.S. Doctor Who novelizations, Labyrinth, Harold and Maude, the current Doctor Who series and its Tiger Beat-style fans, Dragon Magazine, Lord of the Rings, Dungeons and Dragons, PBS pledge drives, the lost Doctor Who episodes, David Tennant, Fantasy Empire fanzine, Tom Bergeron: local celebrity, Laree's Elvish maps, Peter Capaldi, Forbidden Planet NYC, Tom Baker and even more Tom Baker.
It's Part Two of our listener requested look at the inspirations for the films by Team MonsterPants. This week your hosts talk about the making of Automatons, Satan Hates You and Hypothermia. Related subjects include Star Wars, The Empire Strikes Back, Doctor Who, the comics of Jack Chick, Night of the Living Dead, 30 Days of Night, The Trinity Broadcast Network, Creature from the Black Lagoon, Eraserhead, Testsuo the Iron Man, Inland Empire, Mulberry Street, the films of Ron Ormond, Cannibal Man and Laree and Jim's secret life as a bear couple.
By listener request, Laree and Jim discuss the movies that inspired the films that they have made over the years. In this first episode of two, your hosts discuss the making of and inspirations for the MonsterPants movies CanniBallistic! and The Off Season. Other topics include 1980's toys, Guardians of the Galaxy, weeding out Comic Con intruders, well-hung action figures, horror movie posters, Cemetery Man / Dellamorte Dellamore, Dario Argento, Mario Bava, Parents, Freaked, Eating Raoul, The Kingdom, The Shining and feces, feces, feces.