Pilot Season

Pilot Season

There's a first time for everything! And this is a podcast all about the first (and sometimes last) episodes of TV shows. Your hosts Patrick and Alan look at everything from the humble beginnings of classic shows to the forgotten flops you were never meant to see.

Sort By: Date | Popularity    Order: Descending


January 23, 2015

This week on Pilot Season: Peter Boyle is a dog now, man! When slovenly but talented detective Stan Poochinski is killed in the line of duty his soul transfers into a dog.


Listen   29:18

The IT Crowd (Us)

January 18, 2015


The Insert Witty Name Show has been retooled!  Welcome to Pilot Season, the show where we look at first and sometimes only episodes of TV shows! Following Heil Honey, I'm Home we take a look at the US remake of the British sitcom The IT Crowd - and Alan blindsides me with history questions I don't know the answer to. The jerk!

Listen   41:47

Pilot Season: Heil Honey, I'm Home!

January 02, 2015

For the month of January we're taking a look at series of TV pilots. The first being the "perhaps the world's most tasteless situation comedy" - 1990s "Heil, Honey I'm Home" a sitcom about Hitler and his Jewish neighbours.

Listen   56:18

Ep. 20 Pre-Fight Donught!

December 17, 2014
Listen   72:40

Ep. 27 'You Can't Out Run Death'

December 16, 2014

This week we talk about childhood Christmas presents ranging from Thunderbirds toys to the Commadore 64. With a meander through the Action Man cartoon series and Spiderman/X-Men comics.

Listen   48:32

Ep. 26 'All Good Franchises End Up In Space'

December 08, 2014

This week we are joined by our friend Dave to talk about Die Hard. A film our own host has never seen before! Naturally, all one of us can think of is how many Ghostbusters villians are in this film We also talk about Sherlock, for some reason. 

Listen   54:17

Ep 16. 'So, the Turtles....'

August 29, 2014

The Insert Witty Name Show Ep 16. 'So, the Turtles....'

Listen   56:39

Profile managed by: Pilot Season

-:-- / -:--