In this Episode:

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)

Four teenage mutant ninja turtles emerge from the shadows to protect New York City from a gang of criminal ninjas.

Things we discussed in this episode:

We make some special announcements!

  • New Website (duh, you are reading this on it right now!)  
  • The Ruiners Club and how to join.  
  • We discuss our earliest memories of TMNT, the reboots and the one time Ashley got the cops called on her.  
  • We discuss streaming services and the future of movies. 
  • We spoil major deaths on TWO TV shows…Nashville and Chicago PD. 
  • Ryan blows Ashley’s mind with the fact that Jim Henson designed the Turtle suits.
  • Our Predictions: Ryan and Ashley agree it won’t hold up.
  • Well Hello There Cameos:  Sam Rockwell, Skeet Ulrich, and Scott Wolf.  
  • Raphael in the trench coat. We reference our Fantastic Four Episode. 
  • The Foot Clan’s lair for teenage boys. 
  • Raphael is intense: Angry Cartwheels.
  • Aggressive Flirting with Casey Jones. 
  • Baby Splinter was played by Rizzo. 

Award Winners:  

Ryan: The “Cagey”– Jay Patterson (Charles Pennington)

The “Hanxy”– Elias Koteas (Casey Jones) 

Ashley:  The “Cagey” – Michael Turney (Danny Pennington)

The “Hanxy”– Kevin Clash (Splinter)  

Does it hold up? 

Ryan: Yes!

Ashley: Yes!

Facts from 1990:

  • Movie was released on March 30th 1990.
  • Pop TV Shows: Cheers, 60 minutes and Rosanne 
  • Songs: George Michael “Praying for Time.”  Janet Jackson “Black Cat.” Vanilla Ice “Ice, Ice Baby.”  
  • Movies:  Home Alone, Ghost, and Dances with Wolves. 

Where you can rent/buy movie (as of May 2020):

  • VUDU (free With Ads)
  • PopcornFlix (Free with Ads).
  • Rent on : Amazon, Apple TV, VUDU, Redbox App


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