This is the episode we’ll be remembered for. This month on Extra Milestone, Jon, Sam, and Will discuss Tim Burton’s Ed Wood, which celebrates its 25th anniversary of release. We discuss how the film got made, its legacy over the years, and what we really think about it after all this time.
Theme Music: The opening credits of Ed Wood, composed by Howard Shore.
- 00:00:00 – Overview of the show
- 00:06:23 – Other movies we considered for October
- 00:16:28 – Background and Legacy of Ed Wood
- 01:01:46 – Spoiler-filled discussion of Ed Wood
- 02:06:34 – Movies to vote on for November!
Help us decide what to discuss for the month of October:
- Godzilla (1954)
- Ben-Hur (1959)
- Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
- A Woman Under the Influence (1974)
- Monty Python’s Life of Brian (1979)
- A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
Let us know which Extra Milestone you want us to settle on by commenting below.
Jon is the co-host of Cinemaholics and author of two books: the novel Killerjoy and a book about Pixar called The Pixar Theory. His favorite movie is usually The Mask of Zorro (don’t ask).