Episode 1, ‘I’m Looking Forward to the End of the Movie’, on origin stories
In this inaugural episode, Dave and Steven discuss Origin Stories.
- Intro Clip: Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Day of the Dumpster [1×1]
- Definitions Time: What exactly is an origin story?
- The creation of a team vs the establishment of a hero (and/or their powers)
- What’s in a name? The importance of names and titles for origin stories.
Potentially Unexpected Spoilers:
- Casino Royale
- Man of the Year
- You’ve Got Mail
- The Lion King