Big Trouble in Little China is episode 344 focusing on the 1986 film of the same name and part of the They Podcast miniseries on the films of John Carpenter. Posted October 3, 2021.
You know what ol’ Jack Burton would do on an episode like this? Bring back Jason Mantzoukas and Paul Scheer, of course! The HOW DID THIS GET MADE? guys make their triumphant return to Blank Check to discuss yet another Kurt Russell masterpiece, and lament the lack of Russell-esque stars in today’s Hollywood landscape. There’s some John Landis slander and a shout-out to Kit Fisto - this episode TRULY has everything! 
Milestones and Ephemera
- Paul and Jason are coming for Alex Ross Perry. Watch out.
- Box office: Weekend of July 4, 1986. Same box office weekend as The Great Mouse Detective! Running Scared is the previous weekend!
- GRIFFIN: Just remember what ol' Jack Burton does when the earth quakes, and the poison arrows fall from the sky, and the pillars of Heaven shake. Yeah, Jack Burton just looks that big ol' storm right square in the eye and he says, "Give me your best PODCAST, pal. I can take it.
- Big Trouble in Little China on Audioboom. Retrieved October 3, 2021.