We’re doing it again! I’ve taken over my friend Erika’s twitch stream to record this episode live! We’ll be talking about the movies Fargo and Ferris Bueller’s Day Off while we take questions and and comments.

This is an edited version of that conversation but if you would like to see the full stream check out the video here.

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Release: 1996
Director: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Stars: William H. Macy, Frances McDormand, Steve Buscemi

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
Release: 1986
Director: John Hughes
Stars: Matthew Broderick, Alan Ruck, Mia Sara, Jennifer Grey

People who died in the movie

There were 7 killings in the movie all done by either Gaear Grimsrud (Peter Stormare ) or Carl Showalter (Steve Buscemi).

  • The Highway Patrol man – Shot by Gaear Grimsrud
  • The Driver of the car – Shot by Gaear Grimsrud
  • The Car Passenger – Shot by Gaear Grimsrud
  • Wade Gustafson (father-in-law) – Shot by Carl Showalter
  • Parking Attendant – Shot(?) by Carl Showalter – this happens off screen
  • Jean Lundegaard (wife) – We know she is killed by Gaear Grimsrud but how is unclear as it happens while Carl is on his mini-rampage
  • Carl Showalter – Axed and the shoved into a wood chipped by his partner in crime Gaear Grimsrud

Prince is in Fargo?

No. No he is not. A quick look up on IMDB gave me an answer to this.

“A symbol similar to the Artist Formerly Known as Prince is in the credits as “victim in field”, but it is not him, it is J. Todd Anderson, the storyboard artist.”

Weird Bunny and Sock Puppet References

The Movie Harvey

The Rabbit in Donnie Darko aka Frank

Sock Puppets – It really doesn’t have anything to do with the rabbits it just popped into my mind. I guess it is fear related.

Kenny Ortega

Erika didn’t have me completely sold on this guy cuz she only referenced him choreographing Dirty Dancing and Highschool Musical. Well I am sorry I didn’t know who this guy was because after looking up his filmography I was surprised the many things he had been apart of.

He is a choreographer and director and my people would be familiar with his work. He has choreographed some classic music videos such as Olivia Newton-John’s “Let’s Get Physical”, Madonna’s “Material Girl”, and Cher’s “If I Could Turn Back Time” as well as dance sequences in films such as Xanadu, Pretty in Pink, and To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar. But when it comes to the aforementioned High School Musical, he not only choreographed it but also directed it! That is much more impressive. IMDB

Also here are the music videos because the songs are now in my head.

Save Ferris

Georges Seurat’s “A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte”

The painting is even bigger than I thought. I said it was 3ftx5ft it is way bigger than that. It actually is 81.7 in × 121.25 in which is over 6ft x 10ft, more than double making it even more daunting seeming.

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