Saturday Mourning Cartoons
Ep 248: ‘Robot Chicken’ Season 10 Review & Seth Green Interview

Ep 248: ‘Robot Chicken’ Season 10 Review & Seth Green Interview

September 21, 2019

In this episode of the Saturday Mourning Cartoons podcast, Dave Trumbore reviews the upcoming 10th season of Adult Swim's stop-motion animation hit 'Robot Chicken.' Plus, in an interview with co-creator Seth Green, we learn about Season 10, guest stars, the 200th episode, and the upcoming special. Plus, Seth offers updates on 'Star Wars Detours', 'SuperMansion', 'Crossing Swords', and his live-action directorial feature debut, 'Changeland.'

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Ep 247: ‘The Last Kids on Earth’ Review and Interview with Nick Wolfhard

Ep 247: ‘The Last Kids on Earth’ Review and Interview with Nick Wolfhard

September 14, 2019

What would you do if the apocalypse happened and you were with some friends?  Would you live in a sweet tree-house or become part of the "zombie ball" roaming your middle school hallway? Sean and Dave are ending the world with the Netflix special 'The Last Kids on Earth', plus a special interview with star Nick Wolfhard. 

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Brendan Bradley on ‘Baby X’, ‘Baby S’, and Indie Animation

Brendan Bradley on ‘Baby X’, ‘Baby S’, and Indie Animation

September 13, 2019

In this special interview, Dave speaks with Brendan Bradley, creator of the animated short film, Baby X, a 2016 animated adaptation of the 1978 short story written by Lois Gould. Now, after the success of Baby X, Brendan has a new animated film that just arrived this week titled Baby S, featuring animation by Rodrigo Diaz Ricci (whose other work you can find here) and a voice cast that includes Yuri Lowenthal, Tara Platt, Ashley Clements, America Young, Kirsten Vangsness, Hunter Davis and Brendan himself. The sound of the short films comes courtesy of composer Elon Arbiture along with Erik Scott Smith as the team’s sound engineer.

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Sean Paul Ellis

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  2. Performer at Washington Improv Theater where you can find tickets and times

 

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Ep. 246: ‘Steven Universe: The Movie’ Review

Ep. 246: ‘Steven Universe: The Movie’ Review

August 31, 2019

Dave flies solo (while Sean is in his dormant gem state) to review the Cartoon Network special 'Steven Universe: The Movie.' What new threat has put Beach City in peril? How will a new villain's arrival impact Steven Universe and the Crystal Gems? Is the musical movie worth watching at all? All those questions--and literally no others--will be answered here!

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Sean Paul Ellis

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Interview with ‘BoJack Horseman’ Creator and Directors for Emmy-Nominated “Free Churro”

Interview with ‘BoJack Horseman’ Creator and Directors for Emmy-Nominated “Free Churro”

August 27, 2019

Dave gets to chat with BoJack Horseman creator and showrunner Raphael Bob-Waksberg about the Emmy-nominated episode "Free Churro." Joining the conversation are the show’s supervising director Michael Hollingsworth, and this episode’s director Amy Winfrey. Much of the conversation revolved around the Emmy-nominated episode, how it came together, Will Arnett’s performance in it, and the particular problems that arise in trying to animate what’s essentially a 25-minute one-shot.

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Sean Paul Ellis

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  2. Performer at Washington Improv Theater where you can find tickets and times

 

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Ep 245: Kissyfur

Ep 245: Kissyfur

August 24, 2019

A return to form for Sean and Dave as they are reviewing an older cartoon that a listener recommendation!  We're digging into Kissyfur today to understand how a bear family that survives a horrific train wreck is able to relocate to "the swamp" and start a new life!  Get in the paddleboat, gang!  It's gonna be fun! 

 

 

 

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  1. Writes for Collider.com 
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Sean Paul Ellis

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  2. Performer at Washington Improv Theater where you can find tickets and times

 

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Ep 244: Invader Zim: Enter the Florpus

Ep 244: Invader Zim: Enter the Florpus

August 17, 2019

Two Nicktoons specials in TWO weeks?!  What is going on here?  First Rocko's Modern Life and now Invader Zim: Enter the Florpus.  Does it hit that nostalgic vein and get you ready to take over Earth with your fellow Irkens?  Sean and Dave dig into the latest Nicktoons special to be distributed on Netflix!  

 

 

 

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Ep 243: ‘Rocko’s Modern Life: Static Cling’ with Special Guest, Joe Murray

Ep 243: ‘Rocko’s Modern Life: Static Cling’ with Special Guest, Joe Murray

August 10, 2019

On this very dangerous episode, Dave reviews the new Nickelodeon-backed Netflix special 'Rocko's Modern Life: Static Cling' and chats with creator Joe Murray.

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Interview with ‘Archer’s Amber Nash, a.k.a. Pam Poovey

Interview with ‘Archer’s Amber Nash, a.k.a. Pam Poovey

August 10, 2019

In this special interview, Dave chats with Amber Nash of 'Archer' fame about the Season 10 finale, how Pam has evolved over the years, and where Season 11 will take Archer & co.!

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Ep 242:  ‘She-Ra’ Season 3 Review & Interviews w/ Marcus Scribner and Noelle Stevenson

Ep 242: ‘She-Ra’ Season 3 Review & Interviews w/ Marcus Scribner and Noelle Stevenson

August 3, 2019

We are jumping over the eleven moons of Etheria with excitement because She-Ra and the Princesses of Power are back for a third season on Netflix!  Dave gets to interview Marcus Scribner, the voice of Bow, and creator/showrunner Noelle Stevenson about comic-con, what's in store for the Best Friends Squad, and a hint at where the story is going! 

 

 

 

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Sean Paul Ellis

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