In this episode of The Forgotten Flix Podcast, we’re creating GroomleJoel as we fuse our gross-out geek love for David Cronenberg’s classic The Fly (1986)!
Directed by: David Cronenberg
Screenplay by: David Cronenberg and Charles Edward Pogue
Starring: Jeff Goldblum, Geena Davis, and John Getz
Background Info (from Wikipedia): The Fly is a 1986 American science fiction horror film… remake of the 1958 film The Fly, but retains only the basic premise of a scientist accidentally merging with a housefly during a teleportation experiment. Some critics saw the film as a metaphor for the AIDS epidemic. The score was composed by Howard Shore and the make-up effects were created by Chris Walas, who won the Academy Award for Best Makeup.
This week’s movie picks are:
Next episode we’re talking about… Big Trouble In Little China (1986) with guest host Kevin Bachelder of the Saturday B-movie Reel and Tuning Into Sci-fi T.V.!
Special thanks to:
- The fantastic show-notes art provided by artist Kevin Spencer. Check out his other groovy artwork at inkspatters.com, and like his Facebook page, The Art of Kevin Spencer.
- The hilarious spoiler alert featured in this episode provided by Jay V. Please check out his hilarious podcast at JayVMail.com!
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