By Scott Johnson & Tom Merritt - Frogpants LLC
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Join Scott Johnson & Tom Merritt as they watch all the great TV pilots of all time, so you don't have to! Think of it as Film Sack for TV!
||CleanAutopilot S3E12 - Kolchak The Night Stalker||Join Scott and Tom as they break down this week's pilot: Kolchak: The Night Stalker!||1/22/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S3E11 - TJ Hooker||Join Scott and Tom as they break down this week's pilot: TJ Hooker! T. J. Hooker is an American police drama television program starring William Shatner in the title role as a 15-year veteran police sergeant. The serie...||1/4/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S3E10 - The Incredible Hulk||--||12/18/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S3E09 - Space 1999||Autopilot S3E09 - Space 1999 The crew of Moonbase Alpha must struggle to survive when a massive explosion throws the Moon from orbit into deep space.||12/11/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S3E08 - Magnum P.I.||Magnum, P.I. is an American television series starring Tom Selleck as Thomas Magnum, a private investigator living on Oahu, Hawaii. The series ran from 1980 to 1988 in first-run broadcast on the American CBS television network.||12/6/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S3E07 - Logan's Run||The series depicted Logan and Jessica -- pursued by Francis (Randolph Powell) -- traveling in a futuristic hovercraft-like vehicle on a cross-country trek to Sanctuary in a post-apocalyptic America. The domed city was seen only...||11/27/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S3E06 - Knight Rider!||Knight Rider is an American television series that originally ran from September 26, 1982, to August 8, 1986. The series was broadcast on NBC and stars David Hasselhoff as Michael Knight, a high-tech modern...||11/20/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S3E05 - Jason of Star Command||Autopilot S3E05 - Jason of Star Command Jason of Star Command is a live action television series by Filmation which ran between 1978 and 1981. The show revolved around the e...||11/13/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S3E04 - Highlander the Series||Join Scott and Tom as they break down this week's pilot: Highlander! Highlander: The Series is a fantasy science fiction action-adventure television series featuring Duncan MacLeod (Adrian Paul) of the Scottish Clan Mac...||11/6/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S3E03 - Buffy The Vampire Slayer||Autopilot - Buffy The Vampire Slayer The non-broadcast pilot episode of Buffy the Vampire Slayer was produced by 20th Century Fox in 1996 to pitch a series to networks. The twenty-five-and-a-half-minute production was...||10/30/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S3E02 - MST3K||Join Scott and Tom as they break down this week's pilot: The unaired MST3K pilot! Mystery Science Theater 3000, often abbreviated MST3K, is an American cult television comedy series created by Joel Hodgson and prod…||10/23/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S3E01 - Wonder Woman||Wonder Woman's first broadcast appearance in live-action television was a television movie made in 1974 for ABC. Written by John D. F. Black, the TV movie resembles the Wonder Woman of the "I Ching" period. Wonder Woman (Cathy Lee Cro...||10/15/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNerdtacular 2013 Media Panel (Film and TV)||Nerdtacular 2013 Media Panel (Film and TV)||7/11/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot BONUS S2E13 - Poochinski||The talking bulldog at a policeman's feet turns out to be his late partner.||2/6/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S2E12 - Dragnet||Dragnet is a radio and television crime drama about the cases of a dedicated Los Angeles police detective, Sergeant Joe Friday, and his partners. The show takes its name from an actual police term, a "dragnet",...||1/29/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S2E11 - Max Headroom||Max Headroom is a British-produced American satirical science fiction television series by Chrysalis Visual Programming and Lakeside Productions for Lorimar-Telepictures that aired in the United States on ABC from March 1987 to May 1988.||1/22/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S2E10 - Firefly||Firefly is an American space western drama television series created by writer and director Joss Whedon, under his Mutant Enemy Productions label. Whedon served as an executive producer, along with Tim Minear (more)||1/16/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S2E09 - CHiPs||CHiPs is an American television drama series produced by MGM Studios (now owned by Turner Entertainment) that originally aired on NBC from September 15, 1977, to July 17, 1983.||1/8/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S2E08 - The Newsroom||The Newsroom is an American drama television series created and principally written by Aaron Sorkin that premiered on HBO on June 24, 2012. The series chronicles the behind-the-scenes events at the fictional Atlantis Cable News (ACN) channel.||1/1/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S2E07 - Dr. Who||Doctor Who is a British science fiction television programme produced by the BBC. The programme depicts the adventures of a Time Lord—a time travelling, humanoid alien known as the Doctor. He explores the universe in his 'TARDIS', a sentient...||12/28/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S2E06 - Twin Peaks||Twin Peaks is an American television serial drama created by David Lynch and Mark Frost. The series follows an investigation, headed by FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper (Kyle MacLachlan), into the murder of homecoming queen Laura Palmer...||12/18/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S2E05 - Dead Zone||The Dead Zone, aka Stephen King's Dead Zone (in USA) was an American-Canadian science fiction/suspense series starring Anthony Michael Hall as Johnny Smith, who discovers he has developed psychic abilities after a coma….||12/12/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S2E04 - Misfits||Misfits is a British science fiction comedy-drama television show about a group of young offenders sentenced to work in a community service programme, where they obtain supernatural powers after a strange electrical storm. The first series started broa...||12/4/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S2E03 - Futurama||Futurama is an American animated science fiction sitcom created by Matt Groening and developed by Groening and David X. Cohen for the Fox Broadcasting Company. The series follows the adventures of a late-20th-century New York City pizza delivery boy, P...||11/27/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S2E02 - Airwolf||Airwolf is an American television series that ran from 1984 until 1987. The program centers on a high-tech military helicopter, code named Airwolf, and its crew as they undertake various missions, many involving espionage, with a Cold War theme.||11/18/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot S2E01 - Babylon 5||Autopilot S2 E1 - Babylon 5 Set between the years 2258 and 2262, Babylon 5 depicts a future where Earth has sovereign states, and a unifying Earthgov. Colonies within the solar system, and beyond, make up the Earth Alliance, and contact has been made ...||11/13/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot - QUICK CHECK IN!||Autopilot - QUICK CHECK IN!||10/8/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot 12 - Lost||Autopilot 12 - Lost||6/12/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot 11 - Roswell||Autopilot 11 - Roswell||6/5/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot 10 - Life on Mars (US)||Autopilot 10 - Life on Mars (US)||5/30/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot 09 - seaQuest DSV||Autopilot 09 - seaQuest DSV||5/23/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot 08 - Buck Rogers||Autopilot 08 - Buck Rogers||5/16/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot 07 - Emergency!||Autopilot 07 - Emergency!||5/9/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot 06 - The A-TEAM||Autopilot 06 - The A-TEAM||5/1/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot 05 - Mission Impossible||Autopilot 05 - Mission Impossible||4/24/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot 04 - Quantum Leap||Autopilot 04 - Quantum Leap||4/17/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot 03 - Stargate: SG1||Autopilot 03 - Stargate: SG1||4/7/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot 02 - Battlestar Galactica (1978)||Autopilot 02 - Battlestar Galactica (1978)||4/3/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot 01 - Star Trek: The Cage||Autopilot 01 - Star Trek: The Cage||3/27/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAutopilot 00 - It starts here||Autopilot 00 - It starts here||3/10/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
I can't wait, woo-hoo!
Anything thing these two Midas men touch turns to gold, which bodes well for this new show.
Just not relevant
I enjoy most of these two podcasters work. They're talented, funny, the works. Unfortunately, this show just does not have the mass appeal you would hope for from such talented individuals. If you're under 35, you will likely receive nothing from this show but discussions on television pilots than only a minutea of listeners will ever have even heard of. If they start working in more modern programs, such as they've done with Episode 3, or simply shows within the last 20 years, I'll update the review. So long as it remains an exercise solely in nostalgia, I just can't recommend it.
Please stop reviewing new pilots
There's no point. The show had this nostalgic feel at the beginning, with the theme music and everything. Had a great vibe. Now someone convinced them they had to "get with the kids nowadays" and review new shows and ignore everything from the 70s and 80s. Totally ruins the show. The hosts need to stay in their era. That worked.