Ep. 1: I’m Looking Forward to the End of the Movie

Ep. 1: I’m Looking Forward to the End of the Movie

Episode 1, ‘I’m Looking Forward to the End of the Movie’, on origin stories

In this inaugural episode, Dave and Steven discuss Origin Stories.

Show Notes

  • Intro Clip: Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Day of the Dumpster [1×1]
  • Definitions Time: What exactly is an origin story?
  • The creation of a team vs the establishment of a hero (and/or their powers)
  • What’s in a name? The importance of names and titles for origin stories.

Potentially Unexpected Spoilers:

  • Casino Royale
  • Man of the Year
  • You’ve Got Mail
  • The Lion King
  • Friends