BAMP – Weird: The Al Yankovic Story (2022)

The Bloody Awesome Movie Podcast focuses on a single film per episode, usually a new release (hopefully theatrically at some point) giving a spoiler-free review. Then Matt Hudson (@wiwt_uk) from What I Watched Tonight and Jonathan Berk (@berkreviews) from Berkreviews.com will introduce a variety of movies or pop-culture-related topics in a series of segments.

Review of Weird: The Al Yankovic Story (2022)

  • Directed by Eric Appel
  • Written by Eric Appel and ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic
  • Cast:
    • Daniel Radcliffe as “Weird Al” Yankovic
      • Diedrich Bader as narrator Al
      • David Bloom as teenage Al
      • Richard Aaron Anderson as young Al
    • Evan Rachel Wood as Madonna
    • Rainn Wilson as Dr. Demento
    • Toby Huss as Nick Yankovic, Al’s father
    • Julianne Nicholson as Mary Yankovic, Al’s mother
    • Spencer Treat Clark as Steve Jay
    • Jack Lancaster as Jim “Kimo” West
    • Tommy O’Brien as Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz
  • IMDb.com Synopsis: Explores every facet of Yankovic’s life, from his meteoric rise to fame with early hits like ‘Eat It’ and ‘Like a Surgeon’ to his torrid celebrity love affairs and famously depraved lifestyle.
  • 85% RT critic (88% audience), 72 Metascore, 7.3 IMDb user score, and 3.7/5 on Letterboxd, 
  • RELEASE location / DATE: Roku

Chuffed Headlines

Movie/Pop culture news that caught our attention

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Media Consumption

Movies, TV, Video Games, Music, Podcasts (not ours), etc that we use to pass the time

Matt’s others:

  • The Horror Show – Amityville: It’s About Time
  • Enola Holmes 2, Emily, Confess Fletch
  • Andor E10

Jon’s others

  • Blank Check – Full Metal Jacket
  • Women Talking, Triangle of Sadness, Armageddon Time, White Noise, The Whale, All the Beauty and the Bloodshed, Alcarras, No Bears, She Said, Till, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, Tar, Aftersun, Corsage, The Banshees of Inisherin,

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  2. She Said (2022)
  3. Spoiler Minisode – Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
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