Miscast Commentary

Season 1 Outtakes

Published August 11, 2017

Miscast Commentary is celebrating 1 year of Podcasts by bringing you some of their favourite moments. In this week's special, Joe takes us behind the scenes with some of their funniest outtakes during recording.  


Dawn of the Dead - “Look at That Picture of a Hot Dog Vagina!”

Published August 4, 2017

This week, Dawn of the Dead receives the Miscast Commentary treatment.

The guys discuss Zombie preparation, George Romero's casting style and where some of the cast members had worked together before. Joe explains why he constantly fell down Todd's stairs as a teen.

The guys discuss some of the other movies in this universe. They try to determine if you would get infected in certain specific scenarios.

Todd gives some insight into how he spends his time at sea. During our Extra Credit sequence, we discuss our personal preferences for where we would want to ride out the zombie apocalypse and ask the audience for their opinions.

Note** This was recorded in May, prior to the death of George Romero.  


Coming Attractions

Published July 28, 2017

In this Coming Attractions Episode, the guys reveal the final movie of their first year of programming (Don't worry, there are many episodes to come), take Neil DeGrasse Tyson to task and Todd recounts his time at a metal concert. Joe and Todd compare their sleep habits, The effects of over the counter drugs on Joe is discussed After the trailer, they discuss the remake of the movie they are doing and pitch their ideas to improve the genre. Twitter is further explained to Todd. Late night TV and censorship is talked about.  


Weekend at Bernie’s - “Fresh Off That Mannequin Buzz.”

Published July 21, 2017

This week, Joe and Todd lend their commentary to the Summer Comedy "Weekend at Bernie's."

They talk about the diversity in some directors' resumes, the worst potential sequel name of all time and who could have starred in this movie. Todd claims another Fist of the North Star Sighting and Joe explains clothes to Todd.

More concepts for a Part 3 are discussed and the guys talk party etiquette. Joe shares the real life version of this story and reveals the movie after which Weekend at Bernie's was loosely based.

Skeet Ulrich is found in the background of yet another Miscast Commentary Movie.

For extra credit, they discuss what they would do with a dead body.  


Coming Attractions

Published July 14, 2017

The guys announce their next movie, pitch their versions of a sequel to this movie and bitch about the heat. They share their philosophy of "The Right Kind of Bad," the formula that makes a bad movie enjoyable. Todd and Joe almost didn't make it again and they share their stories. Joe lists his top 5 Summer movies and a brief discussion of the making of the Friday the 13th Movies takes place.  

Canadian Bacon - “We Went and Saw It ‘Cuz You Were In It.”

Published July 7, 2017

In this episode, the guys celebrate Canada Day and the 4th of July with the Michael Moore Satire "Canadian Bacon."

Joe and Todd discuss John Candy and his connection to a certain director and how he helped Rick Moranis' career, the proximity of most locations to their own hometown and Michael Moore's first foray into fictional film making.

For the first time ever, the guys pause the movie to show Todd's appearance as an extra in the movie as a young boy. An old Guest Host makes a quick appearance.

Joe and Todd discuss how this movie is more relevant than ever. They also experienced their first ever technical issue where the movie stopped playing on them.

Todd Joe lists questions Canadians have heard from Americans and Todd gives important advice regarding sneaking into movies.  


Coming Attraction

Published June 30, 2017

In this Coming Attractions Episode, Joe and Todd announce the next movie which is meant to celebrate both Canada Day and The 4th of July, They also announce a special twist with this movie. Todd recounts rewatching Caddyshack and they critique the old classic and talk about the legacy of a great comedic actor. They tackle politcal leaders and Joe makes his case for a credit on a Comedy Central Show. We dip back into the Miscast Commentary Archives and Joe breaks down his top 5 Canadian Films.  


The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Part 2 - "We are F&$#ing Mandatory"  

Published June 23, 2017

The guys conclude The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring in this episode.

They discuss the location of Sting in Elijah Wood's House, how editing, not CG, can add performance and why One movie is on two bluray discs when Todd has all of the Puppet masters on one DVD.

Todd talks about his exploits with religious recruiters and they talk about the impact that Andy Serkis is having in film today that started with this film.

More connections to the BBC Radio play are revealed as is the genetics of multiple actors in the movie. What injury came to the people making chain mail for the movie and where Sean Bean got his scar are also discuss the merits of the after-the-credits scenes in more recent movies and why it was good that it didn't occur here.

Joe and Todd finish the movie with a reading of the members of the Lord of the Rings Fan Club.


The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Part 1 of 2 - "It Has to Be Mutton"

Published June 18, 2017

In this episode, the guys are watching Disc 1 of the Extended Blu Ray Edition of The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring.

They discuss the casting of the movie, the origin of the prologue and Elijah Wood's early career (And Joe's inability to player hate Elijah).

Details of the making of the movie are discussed. You discover all of the roles that Christopher Lee could have played (and the people he knew) as well as Lee's record in the world of cinema.

The value of the extended scenes are discussed.  


Coming Attractions

Published June 9, 2017

In this Coming Attractions Episode, Joe and Todd talk about the behind the scenes video they shoot, Joe shares their high school rock band ambition and his epic journey to make it to the recording, which leads into the announcement for the next movie to be covered.


Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - “Here’s a Hint. You Won’t Get It Right.”

Published June 2, 2017

In this Episode, the guys do commentary for the 1990 adaptation of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

Joe explains the comparison between this and a certain Marvel series, the Jim Henson Workshop's take on the project, the guys' favourite turtles and whether you can find the girl for you based on her preferred turtle (Listen for Todd's subtle wish that he was dating Joe). Todd explains how to tell the turtles apart should you ever find them without their masks or weapons and the guys discuss their experience doing a ninja turtles related performance in elementary school.

For Extra Credit, Joe and Todd battle rap the plots to random movies.  


Coming Attractions

Published May 26, 2017

In this Coming Attractions Episode, the guys announce an old childhood favourite as their next movie. They also discuss the dumbest things they have heard in a movie theatre, sketch comedy (and who worked on them before they were mega stars) and how the business of entertainment interferes with good development.

The guys also talk about the Late Night Talk Show environment, why certain people are thriving and why some are struggling, and a scandal surrounding one of their favourites. It's a packed episode, so check it out.  


Roadhouse - “Statutorily Speaking”

Published May 19, 2017

This week, the guys watch an old favourite, Roadhouse. They discuss the appropriate name of the director, where we have seen the band in the beginning of the movie and an interesting Off-Screen co-worker for Patrick Swayze.

They tell you where you have seen the blonde girl recently, tell you where you find most of the secondary actors and Leap out of the closet at the sight of Swayze's Buns.

They also explain how Swayze's good looks hurt the production and answer the question "What does Bill Murray do when he watches this movie?"  

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Coming Attractions

Published May 12, 2017

In this Coming Attractions Episode, we discuss the next movie and talk about their favourite Saturday Night Live Sketches and 80's Cartoons.

Joe gets distracted. Joe gives a spoiler-free review for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.

The guys talk about Iron Fist, Dave Chappelle's recent comedy specials and Todd chimes in on Wrestlemania.  


Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope - “I Wanna Know If Superman Would Flourish Here.”

 Published May 4, 2017

In This Special May the 4th podcast, Joe and Todd cover the original Star Wars (Episode IV: A New Hope).

Trivia is the theme of the day and a lot of it comes at you during this movie.

We discuss who has the biggest resume among the cast and who requested to be killed off of the movie.

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Coming Attractions

Published April 27, 2017

In this coming attractions episode, we recognize that an important date is coming up, and we announce the only movie can be watched on this date.

Joe reminds Todd about the existence of Shalamar and Todd challenges Joe to a game to play during the next movie. Betamax video is fondly remembered.

Revealing anything else that we discuss in this episode would be a spoiler. Wait, is admitting that there can be spoilers also be a spoiler?


Jason Goes To Hell - “Forced Man Kissing”

Published April 21, 2017

In this episode, Jason Goes To Hell: The Final Friday is given the Miscast Commentary treatment.

The guys talk about how the movie was meant to reshape the franchise, Joe's opinion of the movie's score and Kane Hodder's place in Friday the 13th Legacy.

Joe and Todd disagree over the concept of the Jason Burger, seen in this movie. The guys talk in detail about their theories regarding the Mythos of Jason.

In our Extra Credit segment, Joe and Todd talk through a "Sweet 16" tournament bracket of Horror/Sci Fi Icons  


Coming Attractions

Published April 14, 2017

In this coming attractions episode, we announce our latest movie. The guys talk about their further adventures to make it on time for the recording, the video game based on next week's movie and some of the news from the week, including the passing of Charlie Murphy, the Trailer for Thor Ragnarok and the recent announcement made by the people behind Star Wars. The guys also revisit the Miscast Commentary Archive to listen to some old content.


Best of the Best - “Daddy Was a Dilly Bar.”

Published April 7, 2017

In this episode, the guys are watching the Tae Kwon Do Action Flick "Best of the Best."

The guys discuss Eric Roberts' rather impressive resume and more impressive hair, where you've heard the voice of the son and Joe shares a story from the guys' old High School Wrestling days.

The fatal flaw of the team's selection process and a stunning resemblance to a Rocky movie are discussed and they determine who is really the bad guys of the movie.

A dispute over the role of Eric Roberts' mom is resolved.


Coming Attractions

Published March 31, 2017

In this coming attractions episode, we reveal the next movie that we are doing, discuss whether or not people in certain movies are bad guys and Todd continues his free ad for the Nintendo Switch. Joe rewrites the Transformers cinematic universe. Stay tuned after the guys sign off because a bonus conversation about the Justice League trailer has been added exclusively for the podcast.