5 Minutes of Trouble
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Josh Horowitz and Brett Stillo discuss the John Carpenter film Big Trouble in Little China five minutes at a time.
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 25: Bad Guys and Good Guys (BONUS EPISODE 3 – Part II)||Part two of this epic, two-part bonus episode features an interview with the Six Shooter Wing Kong Hatchet Man (Gerald Okamura), Lords of Death member Needles (Jeff Imada), and his brother and Wing Kong / Chang Sing, Brian Imada!||3/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 24: Bad Guys and Good Guys (BONUS EPISODE 3 – Part I)||Part one of this epic, two-part bonus episode features an interview with the Six Shooter Wing Kong Hatchet Man (Gerald Okamura), Lords of Death member Needles (Jeff Imada), and his brother and Wing Kong / Chang Sing, Brian Imada!||3/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 23: 5 Minutes of Banzai Preview||Brett Stillo and Josh Horowitz will be doing 5 Minutes of Banzai, discussing the Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension 5 minutes at a time. This preview episode covers the trailer to Buckaroo Banzai, which includes lots of bow tie.||11/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 22: 2.99 (BONUS EPISODE 2)||Josh and Brett don their smoking jackets in this second bonus episode and discuss the Art of Big Trouble in Little China book by Tara Bennett and Paul Terry, published by Boom! Studios. Special guest: BTLC comic book cover artist Dan Panosian.||7/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 21: Revelations / Degrees of Mulletude (BONUS EPISODE 1)||In this bonus episode, Brett and Josh return to the Podcast Express to discuss the Official Making of Big Trouble in Little China book by Tara Bennett and Paul Terry, published by Boom! Studios.||6/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 20: Master of the Colors (Minutes 95-99)||Our final episode covers Minutes 95-99, including Jack's departure and an ending surprise. Featuring a special interview with Big Trouble in Little China's co-composer and legendary sound designer Alan Howarth... and a whole lot more!||1/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 19: 6.9 on the Richter Scale (Minutes 90-95)||In our penultimate episode, game designer of the Legendary Big Trouble in Little China Board Game Rob Heinsoo joins the Podcast Express for Minutes 90-95. Featuring Lightning's final showdown, a neat crossbow, a classic escape, and a unique ending.||1/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 18: Pure David Lo Pan (Minutes 85-90)||Burn rubber with the Reels and Wheels podcasters Sid Bridge and James Rodatus as they discuss the climactic Minutes 85-90 with Josh and Brett. Featuring a lipstick-smeared kiss, a final showdown, an inflatable miniboss, and a fleet of Pontiac 6000s.||1/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 17: Chang Sing #1 (Minutes 80-85)||Marital arts choreographer, associate producer, and Big Trouble in Little China actor James Lew (Chang Sing #1) joins the Podcast Express in discussing his experiences on the film, as well as Minutes 80-85,||1/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 16: A Toast, Sir! (Minutes 75-80)||Stephen Escudero from the BTiLC and Vundablog podcasts joins Josh and Brett to discuss Minutes 75-80 of Big Trouble in Little China. Featuring the Eyeball Guardian, a notable toast, two stabbed characters, and an unusual wedding ceremony.||12/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 15: The Editor’s Best Friend (Minutes 70-75)||Minutes 70-75 cover the heroes entering Lo Pan's Domain, white eyes, a pile of fish, interrupted exposition, speculation on Lo Pan's wedding reception, Egg Shen fan fiction, and the Eyeball Guardian. Featuring special guest (and editor) Ian Kezsbom.||12/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 14: Lo Pan’s Bachelor Party (Minutes 65-70)||In Minutes 65-70 we reach the underworld of this video game-like portion of the film, and Crystal Beth of the Unlimited Lives podcast joins Josh and Brett in a discussion of bat poles, elaborate rituals, Black Blood of the Earth, and bug monsters.||12/13/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 13: Long, Wispy Hair (Minutes 60-65)||This week Brett drives the Podcast Express along with fellow San Franciscans Kai Roath and Daven Hayes through Minutes 60-65, discussing the Chinese Wild Man, Gracie's encounters with Lo Pan, famous Chinatown gangsters, and lots of movie references.||12/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 12: Scooby-Doo and the Magic Knife (Minutes 55-60)||Big Trouble in Little China actress Lia Chang (Wing Kong Staff Guard) discusses Minutes 50-55 with Josh and Brett, and her unique experiences working on the film. Featuring Lia's fight scene, Jack's heroism, a smoke-filled staff, and damp heroes.||11/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 11: Memoirs of a Wing Kong Staff Guard (Minutes 50-55)||Big Trouble in Little China actress Lia Chang (Wing Kong Staff Guard) discusses Minutes 50-55 with Josh and Brett, and her unique experiences working on the film. Featuring Lia's fight scene, Jack's heroism, a smoke-filled staff, and damp heroes.||11/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 10: A Ride at Disneyland (Minutes 45-50)||For their 10th episode, Brett and Josh bring their partners in crime, Audra Wolfmann and Lena Horowitz, to discuss Minutes 45-50. Featuring a round skeleton room, Chinese myths and legends, Jack's double piggyback ride, and a wild wheelchair ride.||11/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 9: The Beleaguered Boss (Minutes 40-45)||Indeed! Minutes 40-45 reveal Mr. David Lo Pan in his legendary wheelchair-laden verbal joust against Jack and Wang. Returning guest Pete Mummert from the Indiana Jones Minute joins Josh and Brett to discuss Pantene moments, divinity, eyes, and more.||11/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 8: Manager of the Month (Minutes 35-40)||Join Jack and Wang as they infiltrate the Wing Kong Exchange in Minutes 35-40, and join Brett, Josh, and guests Jim O'Kane and Mark Cerulli from the Airport Minute Podcast as they discuss Chinese divination, 80s mullets, fresh vs. saltwater bubbles,||11/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 7: White Tiger Rumpus and Ground Deerhorn (Minutes 30-35)||Minutes 30-35 take us to the White Tiger's, where we discuss Chinese girls with green eyes, animated lightning, protein shake concoctions, and calling the president. Featuring Tom Taylor and Gerry Porter from the Indiana Jones Minute Podcast.||10/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 6: An Exposition Explosion (Minutes 25-30)||Eddie and Gracie help explain the plot in painstaking detail during Minutes 25-30. Is Jack Burton really Henry Swanson? Special guests Audra Wolfmann and Desmond Miller help us decide.||10/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 5: Pearl Gray Fiero (Minutes 20-25)||Special guests Alex Robinson and Pete the Retailer from the Star Wars Minute join Brett and Josh in discussing Minutes 20-25, which cover the Three Storms, a ghost-like epiglottis, cars, and a discussion of color theory.||10/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 4: Don’t Come Late to the Meeting (Minutes 15-20)||Minutes 15-20 bring us to a mysterious narrow alley in Chinatown, a funeral, two fighting tongs, a Chinese stand-off, and plenty of fighting. Featuring guest martial artist, actor, and stuntman Dennis Ruel.||10/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 3: Goggles and Eyes (Minutes 10-15)||Special guest Pete Mummert from the Indiana Jones Minute joins us on the Podcast Express as we arrive at the airport and discuss a pre-9/11 world where knives, guns, Eskimo snow goggles and red Pontiac Firebirds are commonplace.||9/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 2: Pasadena and Visalia (Minutes 5-10)||Josh and Brett's Big Trouble in Little China discussion continues with minutes 5-10, featuring Jack Burton and Wang Chi, fan tan, a directorial cameo, tien gow, a fateful bottle bet, and a trip to the airport.||9/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBig Trouble in Little China Ep. 1: Rio Bravo (Minutes 1-5)||Josh Horowitz and Brett Stillo inaugurate their new podcast with a discussion of the 20th Century Fox logo (minus the fanfare) the Fox-mandated scene with the Lawyer and Egg Shen, and the hero-sandwich-chomping Jack Burton on the Pork Chop Express.||9/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Remember what ol' Jack Burton listens to...
I'm a reasonable guy. That's why I listen to this fantastic podcast. Funny, informative and always entertaining. Highly recommended!
This is a perfect tribute and celebration of one of the most underrated movies of all time. I can’t wait for more!
Indeed these episodes are great! Love hearing about the unknown facts and trivia. Josh and Brett are pretty funny and it's cool that they bring on different guests.