Episode 71 – Jingle All The Way
It’s hard to believe that Jingle All The Way came out 21 years ago. Who would have ever thought that Arnold Schwarzenegger would have made a family Christmas blockbuster?! Well once you see this movie we think you’ll understand why. We enjoyed this movie. Full stop. And we think you will too. But why did we love it so much? Turns out this film is more complex than we initially thought. It’s our last episode of the year, so we figured it would be fun to go out with an interesting choice! See you in the new year flesh brothers!
A father vows to get his son a Turbo Man action figure for Christmas, however, every store is sold out of them, and he must travel all over town and compete with everybody else in order to find one.
Jingle All the Way is a 1996 American Christmas comedy film directed by Brian Levant and starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sinbad, with Phil Hartman, Rita Wilson, Jake Lloyd, James Belushi and Robert Conrad. The plot focuses on two rival fathers, workaholic Howard Langston (Schwarzenegger) and stressed out postal worker Myron Larabee (Sinbad), both desperately trying to get a Turbo-Man action figure for their respective sons on a last minute shopping spree on Christmas Eve.
1492 Pictures, Randy Kornfield, Chris Columbus, Gremlins, Goonies, Mrs. Doubtfire, Harry Potter, Michael Barnathan, Mark Radcliffe, Brian Levant, David Newman, Anastasia, Critters, The Brian Setzer Orchestra, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Conan the Barbarian, Sinbad, Shazaam, A Different World, Phil Hartman, House Guest, Saturday Night Live, Troy Mclure, Lionel Hutz, The Simpsons, Jake Lloyd, Anakin Skywalker, Star Wars, Robert Conrad, Martin Mull, Clue, Colonel Mustard, Jim Belushi, E.J. De La Pena, Laraine Newman, Harvey Korman, Richard Moll, Chris Parnell, Curtis Armstrong, Booger, Supernatural, Toyetic, 20th Century Fox