Trudge back to 1974 as we dig up a rare gem, The Gift of Winter, which introduces a colorful cast of characters better known from — and better animated in — this special’s Halloween-themed sequel, Witch’s Night Out!
You can watch The Gift of Winter online on Shout! Factory TV.
On This Episode
- Mike Westfall (@fallwestmike), a podcast host so green, it’s the color of both my skin and all of my clothes.
- Chad Young (@horrormoviebbq) of the Horror Movie BBQ.
Topics and Tangents
- Pre-SNL appearances by the voices of Gilda Radner and Dan Aykroyd
- The special’s true heroes: A couple of gay trees.
- Whenever Bazooey’s not on screen, all the other characters should be asking, “Where’s Bazooey?”
- The Anytown Series, which includes a planned remake of The Gift of Winter and brand new specials for Thanksgiving, New Year’s Eve, and Valentine’s Day.
- Every parade should end at the Rocky steps.
- We end up talking about the Lego Batman Movie for some reason.