Forgotten Flix

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096 – Forgotten Flix: Doctor Detroit (1983)

EP96-Doctor Detroit - show art courtesy of Kevin Spencer at In this episode of The Forgotten Flix Podcast, Joel and Jason remember Dr. Detroit from 1983! This comedy starring Dan Aykroyd has the distinction of featuring Howard Hesseman as a pimp named Smooth AND Mr. Aykroyd parading about like Edgar Winter’s flamboyant doppelganger with a speech impediment.

Our Movie Picks:

Jason’s Pick:

Sudden Impact (1983)

Joel’s Pick:

Grosse Pointe Blank (1997)

Next episode we’re remembering… The Beastmaster (1982)!

Special thanks to:

  • The hilarious spoiler alert featured in this episode provided by Jay V. Please check out his hilarious podcast at!