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.
Director: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Stars: William H. Macy, Frances McDormand, Steve Buscemi
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
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.
Accordian King Poseter
This is what I was talking about
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.
Erika’s Classic Cars
Navy Blue 1930 ford Pickup
1973 Stingray Corvette
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.