053 – TFFP: Weird Science (1985)

EP53- Weird Science banner art courtesy of Kevin Spencer @ inkspatters.comIn this episode of The Forgotten Flix Podcast, we’re joined by the hosts of Popspotting, Ryan and Jen Ozawa and we’re all wearing bras on our heads as we talk about Weird Science (1985)!

Directed by: John Hughes

Screenplay by: John Hughes

Starring: Anthony Michael Hall, Ilan-Mitchell Smith, Kelly LeBrock, and Bill Paxton

SynopsisWeird Science is a sci-fi/comedy written and directed by John Hughes and starring Anthony Michael Hall, Ilan Mitchell-Smith, and Kelly LeBrock. about two geeky friends, Gary and Wyatt, who create the “perfect” woman with their home PC, a barbie doll, and bras on their heads. But when their creation, named Lisa, begins to force the boys outside their comfort zone, they learn that growing up isn’t exactly a science… it’s Weird Science!

This week’s Movie Picks are:

Ryan and Jen’s Pick:

Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)

Jason’s Pick:

The Woman in Red (1984)

Joel’s Pick:

Indian Summer (1993)

Join us next week when our feature presentation is Flatliners (1990)!

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About Joel Robertson

I'm the father of three boys and married to my high school sweetheart. I'm a former public school teacher (and still recovering from PTSD), reformed filmmaker, podcaster, writer, and fan of all things movie related.

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