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Episode 87: Loaded Weapon 1 (1993) // Criminally Underrated....perodt.

October 02, 2023 John and Jay Episode 87
Episode 87: Loaded Weapon 1 (1993) // Criminally Underrated....perodt.
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Back in the Day with John and Jay
Episode 87: Loaded Weapon 1 (1993) // Criminally Underrated....perodt.
Oct 02, 2023 Episode 87
John and Jay

Join us as we revisit this criminally underrated gem that combines the best of buddy-cop action with laugh-out-loud comedy. Starring Emilio Estevez as the slick detective Jack Colt and Samuel L. Jackson as his reluctant partner Wes Luger, "Loaded Weapon 1" is a parody of the cop buddy movie genre that holds nothing back.

In this episode, we'll dissect the film's over-the-top action sequences, hilarious spoofs of iconic movie moments, and endless string of pop culture references. From Luger's pet hamster with a penchant for destruction to Colt's love affair with a talking gun, we'll explore the wacky world of this unconventional crime-fighting duo.

We'll also dive into the movie's impressive ensemble cast, including Jon Lovitz, Tim Curry, William Shatner, and more, all delivering punchlines and sight gags with impeccable timing. Plus, we'll talk about the movie's many nods to classic action films and the way it lovingly pokes fun at the tropes we all know and love.

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Join us as we revisit this criminally underrated gem that combines the best of buddy-cop action with laugh-out-loud comedy. Starring Emilio Estevez as the slick detective Jack Colt and Samuel L. Jackson as his reluctant partner Wes Luger, "Loaded Weapon 1" is a parody of the cop buddy movie genre that holds nothing back.

In this episode, we'll dissect the film's over-the-top action sequences, hilarious spoofs of iconic movie moments, and endless string of pop culture references. From Luger's pet hamster with a penchant for destruction to Colt's love affair with a talking gun, we'll explore the wacky world of this unconventional crime-fighting duo.

We'll also dive into the movie's impressive ensemble cast, including Jon Lovitz, Tim Curry, William Shatner, and more, all delivering punchlines and sight gags with impeccable timing. Plus, we'll talk about the movie's many nods to classic action films and the way it lovingly pokes fun at the tropes we all know and love.

Check out the merch:  http://shop.backinthedaypodcast.com

Friends of the Show
1 Man Mafia (twitch.tv/1man_mafia)
Jayke The Gamer God (twitch.tv/JaykeTheGamerGod)
IB Best Gaming (https://www.tiktok.com/@ibbestgaming)

Click the link to tell us how much you love us...or much we suck...either way we look forward to hearing from you! Let us know if you got a 80s or 90s movie you want us to review!

Support the Show.

'Beavis and Butt-head' Cover art created by Joe Crawford