February 25, 2024

Episode 77: Happy Gilmore (1996)

This week we leap with composer Mark Mothersbaugh to one of his many great films to revisit classic Adam Sandler comedy Happy Gilmore. Is it as funny as it was when it came out in 1996? We find out!

Season 3, Episode 23

THE Leap

How did we leap here?

Composer: Mark Mothersbaugh

From: Cocaine Bear

Chosen by:
Crew (Scott)
Film (Scott)

Scott’s surprises everyone again by leaping to this classic comedy with composer Mark Mothersbaugh. Mothersbaugh has worked on some amazing films, Happy Gilmore arguably being one of the funniest.

 

Where are we leaping to?

Sound: John Roesch

To: Top Gun: Maverick

Chosen by:
Crew (Scott)
Film (Scott)

John Roesch has been making films sound great for many years, working on classics like Back to the Future and Terminator 2, through to more recent films, one of which Scott takes us to this week, our 7th(!) Roesch film so far on this podcast.

 

Scott

Mike

Glenn

Final Score

Season Three Rankings

Scott

Mike

Glenn

Final Score

Season Three Rankings

Rankings for Season Three (so far)

  • Jurassic Park – 26.5 / 30
  • Happy Gilmore – 25.5 / 30
  • Get Out – 25.5 / 30
  • Galaxy Quest – 23.25 / 30
  • The Dish – 23 / 30
  • Ready Player One – 23 / 30
  • Serenity – 22.75 / 30
  • The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent – 22 / 30
  • Pulp Fiction – 22 / 30
  • Zombieland: Double Tap – 21.75 / 30
  • Cocaine Bear – 21.25 / 30
  • Two Hands – 20.75 / 30
  • Contagion – 20.5 / 30
  • Deadpool – 19.75 / 30
  • 8mm – 19 / 30
  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri – 19 / 30
  • Whiplash – 19 / 30
  • Out of Sight – 19 / 30
  • Insidious – 18.75 / 30
  • Total Recall – 18 / 30
  • Where The Wild Things Are – 17.5 / 30
  • Dick – 14.75 / 30
  • 6 Underground – 11.25 / 30