Episode 34: Shogun of Harlem - The Last Dragon + kung fu flicks show
When you've got that GLOW!!
This episode we discuss one of our favorite films of the 80's, Berry Gordy's The Last Dragon! Joining us on this journey back to Harlem in 1985 are a few hosts from our brother podcast The KLIQ Nation, The Adam Black, Leroy Jetstream and of course on hand is the co-host of both shows, our very own Tim Dogg!
It's "C vs. K" as The Cold Slither Podcast meets The KLIQ Nation in one epic podcast, as we reflect on Bruce Leroy, Sho'nuff, Laura Charles and Eddie Arkadian as well as some of our favorite kung-fu flicks growing up!
Discussion includes: Responses to last week's Disney Afternoon episode The KLIQ Nation Cookin' some pod beef The Last Dragon recap Comparisons of Bruce Leroy to Michael Jackson (down to eating popcorn!) Sho'nuff's place as an all-time movie villain How square was Bruce Leroy? Leroy's younger brother The ensemble cast How Ernie Reyes, Jr. stole the show (TMNT, Surf Ninjas) T.U.R.T.L.E. Power vs. Punky Power vs. Puppy Power The Green Family Daddy Green's Pizza vs. McDowell's Johnny Yu (not Wu!) Angela Viracco (Kew Gardens, Dirty Boy, wearing headlights) Eddie Arkadian (Pinball king of New York, a la carte!) The Wizard of West Oak a.k.a. Captain T: The Game Master Vanity vs. Apollonia Seventh Heaven featuring Laura Charles (Hosted the first ever White Party, pre-Puffy) Arkadian's hired goons Why wasn't The Last Dragon made into a video game? ("Giant Head Glow") Sum Dum Goy and the fortune cookie factory workers ("Sukiyaki Hot Sake Sue!", learning to play craps) The soundtrack (Rhythm of the Night, Motown, Willie Hutch's legendary "The Glow" rap) Training Bruce Leroy vs. Training Daniel-San (The Phil Jackson of senseis) The Last Dragon's place in movie history Does it need a remake or sequel? Taimak on A Different World (no means no!)
Also: Kung Fu Theater: our favorite kung fu flicks (Five Deadly Venoms, etc.) Chuck Norris "appreciation" (The Octagon) Kung Fu movies on USA Network The Action Pack: Vanishing Son & Street Justice Favorites from readers Watch Kung Fu Flicks online! (http://watchkungfu.com/) The Last Dragon website on Fast Rewind (http://www.fast-rewind.com/dragon/) Watch The Last Dragon Online Free - Crackle (http://www.crackle.com/c/The_Last_Dragon)
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