Ep. 12: It’s a Period Piece for the 1980s

Ep. 12: It’s a Period Piece for the 1980s

Episode 12, ‘It’s a period piece for the 1980s’, on Back to the Future

Dave and Steven couldn’t resist talking about Back to the Future as October 21st draws near. Do yourself a favour and watch the Trilogy, listen to this podcast, and then buy yourself a hoverboard!

Show NotesĀ 

  • Intro Clip: Back to the Future, Part I
  • Steve makes a tenuous connection between Back to the Future and Shakespeare
  • The ‘period piece’ element of the various versions of Hill Valley
  • BttF1’s plot makes Steven uncomfortable
  • The cheesy morality tale that is these films.
  • Steven thoroughly confuses which DeLoreans are when. Dave does not.
  • Dave talks about how swelling the music is.
  • Dave makes a claim about the DeLorean being the first moving time machine, forgetting the USS Enterprise, H.G. Wells’ Time Machine sled, and riding Superman as he flies counter-clockwise around the sun.