Rescue Mission

Are the Beastie Boys hip-hop's Ridley Scott?

1. Classic early work
BB: License to Ill, Paul's Boutique
RS: Alien, Blade Runner

2. Forgettable 00's
BB: Anti-war song, To the Five Boroughs, instrumental album
RS: Black Hawk Down, Matchstick Men, Kingdom of Heaven, A Good Year, American Gangster, Body of Lies, Robin Hood

3. Last memorable hit circa Y2K
BB: The most recent Beastie Boys single I hear on radio is 1998's "Intergalactic"
RS: Universal marketed 2010's Robin Hood as "from the director of Gladiator," a 10-year-old film

4. Next release mutated
BB: Hot Sauce Committee: Part Two album precedes Part One
RS: Alien prequel became a film set in the Alien universe

In the first single off Hot Sauce Committee: Part Two, MCA recycles Ad-Rock's "we're gonna party for the right to fight" line in "Right Right Now Now."

I'm curious to hear Passion Pit's remix of the song.


Sporcle quiz ideas:

We're animanie
Totally insaney
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Animaniacs
Those are the facts

1. Can you name all of the variations of the third-to-last line of Animaniacs' theme song?

"Dana Delany."
"Citizen Kaney."
"The rain in Spainy."

2. Can you name the Mad magazine parody?

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze
"Teen Rage Moolah Nitwit Turtles II: The Secret Is to Snooze."

Jurassic Park
"Jurass-Has-Had-It Park."

Batman Forever
"Buttman Fershlugginer. Should've been Iceman Whatever."

3. Can you name the Cracked magazine parody?

"Oof. I read the issue with its Batman Forever parody, but only remember John Severin's artwork and a guano joke."


Step Up 4Ever and a sixth Fast and the Furious film are happening.

The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Six?
The Fast and the Furious: 6 Drive.
A Rock-Diesel cross-over – Faster and Furious.

5tep Up and Robin.


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1 Comment

  1. dedleg 06 Apr 11 at 14:01

    The Fast and The Furious: V6

    Bring the speed down a little bit this time around.

    Reply

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