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Here is where Timothy R. Curtis (along with his friends) will share their own commentary on favorite films, cartoons and TV shows. All you do is cue up the podcast with the film (and they help you with that) and you hear the commentary and their reactions to the film in real time! You can find the podcast on Soundcloud, Stitcher, iTunes, Google Play Music or any favorite RSS feed.

Here is where Timothy R. Curtis (along with his friends) will share their own commentary on favorite films, cartoons and TV shows. All you do is cue up the podcast with the film (and they help you with that) and you hear the commentary and their reactions to the film in real time! You can find the podcast on Soundcloud, Stitcher, iTunes, Google Play Music or any favorite RSS feed.
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Here is where Timothy R. Curtis (along with his friends) will share their own commentary on favorite films, cartoons and TV shows. All you do is cue up the podcast with the film (and they help you with that) and you hear the commentary and their reactions to the film in real time! You can find the podcast on Soundcloud, Stitcher, iTunes, Google Play Music or any favorite RSS feed.

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English


Episodes

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #030 - Tales From The Crypt: "And All Through The House"

10/23/2018
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The chills just keep coming with our October salute to horror anthologies! This episode is another solo from me doing commentary on the second episode of HBO's anthology series, "Tales From The Crypt". This one is titled "And All Through The House" and features Mary Beth Trainor and Larry Drake and is directed by Robert (1.21 Gigiwatts!) Zemeckis! What's a poor wife to do when she offs her husband and tries to dispose of the body? Blame it on the psycho dressed as Santa Claus that...

Duration:02:13:13

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #029 - "The House That Dripped Blood"

10/16/2018
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Coming in on week #3 of our month long Halloween salute to horror anthology films! Eduardo Zepeda returns to the man cave and joins Tim in commenting on the 1971 Amicus film, "The House That Dripped Blood" featuring Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Denholm Elliott and a script by Robert (Psycho)Bloch! Listen as Eduardo comments on his first time experiencing some "Old school" horror and how Tim defends his opinion that creepy little kids in films are genuinely scary....and both agree that...

Duration:09:40:43

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #028 - Tales From The Crypt "The Man Who Was Death"

10/9/2018
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Our month long salute to horror anthologies continues with this solo effort from yours truly....no it's not an Our Gang episode. This one features the first episode of the HBO horror anthology series, "Tales From The Crypt" called "The Man Who Was Death". The episode features William Sadler as Lyle Talbot, an out of work executioner from the local prison who decides to add judge and jury to his resume. Directed by Walter Hill (48 Hrs), it truly features the talent of Mr. Sadler as well as...

Duration:01:58:18

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #27 - "Dr. Terror's House of Horrors"

10/2/2018
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It is Halloween season in the man-cave as we begin our first theme month.....a salute to the horror anthology film! April Noel joins me as we do commentary on the first anthology from the British horror studio that isn't Hammer but Amicus! We delve into the 1965 chiller, "Dr. Terror's House of Horrors" starring Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee and Donald Sutherland. We comment on how most portmanteau films have both weak and strong stories and how much music can make a scary story even...

Duration:07:24:01

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #026 - Our Gang in "Framing Youth"

9/25/2018
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Another solo effort by yours truly and another visit to the Our Gang comedies. This time it's a short from 1937 called "Framing Youth". Spanky is grooming crooner Alfalfa to win a big radio contest but violinist Butch intervenes to keep him from showing up. Will Alfalfa's dulcet tones be stifled or will Spanky get the upper hand with the help of an amphibian? It's all in this week's episode of The Self Commentary Podcast! Remember you can reach us at our Facebook page or the email at...

Duration:01:21:15

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #025 - "Bugsy Malone"

9/18/2018
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WOW! We made it to episode number 25! So I decided to get some of past commentators to do a group podcast.... And no dumb bums they ain't! Pam Curtis, April Noel and Sheri Warren came back to do commentary on the 1976 kid gangster musical, "Bugsy Malone" featuring Scott Baio, Jodie Foster John Cassisi, Florrie Duggar and directed by Alan Parker (Mississippi Burning, Fame, The Commitments, Pink Floyd: The Wall). Will the villainous gangster Dandy Dan take over Fat Sam's Grand Slam? Not if...

Duration:04:44:24

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #024 - "Son of Godzilla"

9/11/2018
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Episode #24 welcomes new intro music and the return of Jeff Cook as we get into the kaiju craziness of the 1967 Toho monster classic, "Son of Godzilla"! Listen as Jeff and I go down memory lane as we both agree that giant monsters fighting are much more exciting that boring subplot. And hopefully you will be able to navigate one of the most complicated cue ups since the podcast's inception! So get yourself some animated fruit and a glass of red water as we bring you another episode of The...

Duration:07:27:00

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #016 - "Mike Fright"

7/13/2018
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Episode #016 is up and a solo flight for me as I return to the comedy bounty that is the Our Gang in their 1934 short, "Mike Fright". This is the short that introduces The International Silver String Submarine Band. Is the band as impressive as their name? Find out in the latest episode of The Self Commentary Podcast! Remember, you can get new info and leave comments on the podcast's Facebook page or drop me a line at theselfcommentarypodcast@gmail.com. Music:...

Duration:00:22:01

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #015 - "The Muppet Movie"

6/27/2018
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Episode #15 brings back Sheri Warren to the Man Cave as we offer our warm and fuzzy commentary for the 1979 classic, The Muppet Movie starring Jim Henson's Muppets and a whole bunch of famous humans! Marvel as we talk about when we had first saw the film and how Sheri shamelessly points out how older than her I am..... Yep, Sheri is the little sister I never thought I wanted. Bring your drums for the rimshots, tell Rev. Harry Krishna to get lost and get ready to get Muppetsational as we...

Duration:01:19:34

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #014 - "The Ghost and Mr. Chicken"

6/10/2018
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Episode #014 is here and this time there is another guy on the podcast other than me! My multi-talented friend Jeff Cook stops by the Man Cave to celebrate the greatness that is......Don Knotts. Our commentary is for the 1966 classic, "The Ghost and Mr. Chicken" starring Mr. Knotts and pretty much every American character actor that was working in 1966.... So if you are all about Wheat, Democracy and Bon Ami, join us for another episode of The Self Commentary Podcast! If you are interested...

Duration:01:20:26

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #013 - "The Pirates of Penzance"

6/5/2018
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Who says you can't have a working vacation? Obviously yours truly as I bring you another episode of The Self Commentary Podcast! Episode #013 is a location podcast as special guest Pam Curtis and I record from the Towneplace Suites by Marriott in Jacksonville, North Carolina (no, they didn't take anything off the bill for the plug...it is a good hotel though). And we both tackle the 1982 film adaptation of the Broadway revival of Gilbert and Sullivan's "The Pirates of Penzance" starring...

Duration:00:52:03

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #012 - "Reunion in Rhythm"

5/22/2018
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Here is Episode #12 with another visit to the world of Our Gang or the The Little Rascals as they came to be known later on. This short "Reunion in Rhythm" came out shortly after "Our Gang Follies of 1936" and features not only the current Gang but former members of the group. So grab some cake and milk and get ready to sing Auld Lang Syne as we take on another Our Gang musical comedy! Remember, you can get new info and leave comments on the podcast's Facebook page or drop me a line at...

Duration:00:13:48

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #011 - "Our Gang Follies of 1936"

5/20/2018
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Episode #11 is up and running! This episode is commentary for the Hal Roach short, "Our Gang Follies of 1936" featuring Spanky McFarland and the first appearances of Alfalfa Switzer and Darla Hood as they put on one of their famous basement kid shows! It is truly entertaining and one of my favorites. So avoid all monkeys with stickpins and enjoy this episode of The Self Commentary Podcast! Remember, you can get new info and leave comments on the podcast's Facebook page or drop me a line at...

Duration:00:30:17

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #010 - "The Pee Wee Herman Show"

5/1/2018
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Holy cow, we have made it to Episode #10! This episode sees the return of Sheri Warren, known actress and cat fancier to the man-cave! And we will be commenting on all things crazy for the 1981 HBO special, "The Pee Wee Herman Show" starring Paul Reubens in his iconic role along with Lynn Marie Stewart, John Paragon and the late Phil Hartman. So don't be a Mr. Bungle(yep, I did a callback)and get ready to have some......FUN! AAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Remember, you can...

Duration:04:20:54

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #009 - "Gigi"

4/17/2018
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Episode #009 is ready to go as we again enter the realm of the movie musical with the 1959 Oscar winning film, "Gigi"! I will be joined by my friend and self professed Gigi-phile April Noel as she tells you all the ins and outs of one of her favorite movies! (Man, does this girl love "Gigi"!) So get some caramels and a bowl of cassoulet and join us! Remember you can get new info and leave comments on the podcast's Facebook page or drop me a line at theselfcommentarypodcast@gmail.com....

Duration:01:50:50

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #008 - "Lunchroom Manners"

4/6/2018
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Yep, we got another episode of The Self Commentary Podcast! This time we delve into the world of educational films with Coronet Films' "Lunchroom Manners" featuring the creepy Mr. Bungle! (Note: on the episode I refer to the short as "Lunchtime Manners" but chose to not edit and ruin the sync. That's what I get for recording after a late night. Please don't judge...) Plus a heartfelt thank you for those who have listened to the podcast (over 100 + times as of this posting!) Y'all are the...

Duration:00:09:51

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #007 - "Doctor Who: The Day of The Doctor"

4/3/2018
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Allonsy and Geronimo! The new episode of The Self Commentary Podcast has a Gallifreyan flavor (or is it flavour?) this time as my special guest (and wife) Pam Curtis joins me in the Man-Cave to do commentary for the 50th anniversary episode of Doctor Who, "The Day of The Doctor"! So grab some jelly babies or fish fingers and custard and join in the fun! Remember you can get new info and leave comments on the podcast's Facebook page or drop me a line at theselfcommentarypodcast@gmail.com....

Duration:01:41:54

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #006 - "Easter Yeggs"

3/26/2018
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I know! Another episode so soon...I can hardly believe it myself! But anyway... This episode continues the Easter fun with the 1947 Looney Tunes cartoon, "Easter Yeggs" starring that Oscar winning rabbit, Bugs Bunny! (I always wanted to say that...) Well get ready for an unconventional Easter Bunny to say the least with Episode #006 of The Self Commentary Podcast! Remember you can get new info and leave comments on the podcast's Facebook page or drop me a line at...

Duration:00:15:10

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #005 - "Here Comes Peter Cottontail"

3/25/2018
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Happy Easter from The Self Commentary Podcast! Episode #5 features the 1971 Rankin/Bass Easter Classic, "Here Comes Peter Cottontail" featuring the voices of Danny Kaye, Casey Kasem and Vincent Price! So grab your Easter bonnet and your chocolate bunnies and enjoy this latest episode. For more info on Rankin/Bass, check out official historian Rick Goldschmidt's blog and website! http://enchantedworldofrankinbass.blogspot.com/ http://miserbros.com/ Remember you can get new info and leave...

Duration:01:09:13

The Self Commentary Podcast Episode #004 - "Popeye"

3/13/2018
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Episode #4! Can you stand it? Lots of new stuff in this one. Not only do we have a new intro (where I let you know where the podcast originates) but we attempt our first full length feature commentary! Joining me in the Man Cave is local actress and good friend Sheri Warren as we go total fanboy (and fangirl) on the 1980 Paramount film "Popeye" starring Robin Williams, Shelley Duvall and directed by Robert Altman! Be strong to the "Finitch": grab a copy of the film and the podcast and join...

Duration:01:29:38