Episodes

Another Stellar Review

May 17, 2021

Why do I keep doing the Dan Aykroyd Podcast? It's because of fans like this that lift the human spirit with their reviews. I could never do it without their support. Thanks to Christin Rillis for the V.O. Find her at www…

SNL--Lilly Tomlin

May 12, 2021

I'm joined by comedy veteran Laurie Ayers in this episode to talk about the episode of SNL that starred Lily Tomlin. We talk about how well Lilly did, what sketches hold up after all this time and which ones don't and we g…

She's Having A Baby

April 27, 2021

We are really stretching it in this episode, but yes Dan Aykroyd is in this movie (barely). Returning is my good friend Steph DeWaegeneer and we talk about totally 80's movie She's Having A Baby with Kevin Bacon and Elizabe…

The Real Ghostbusters Cartoon

April 13, 2021

If I talk any Ghostbusters, I have to bring in my good friend Meredith Nudo. This time we are talking about the cartoon The Real Ghostbusters the cartoon based on the movie and the characters created by Dan Aykroyd and Haro…

My Stepmother Is An Alien

March 31, 2021

I start off season three of The Dan Aykroyd Podcast with my good friend Will Fordyce and a not so good movie My Stepmother Is An Alien. We go over this Sci-Fi/Comedy and point out the good (not so much) and the bad (a lot m…

My Second Review

March 23, 2021

If you thought my first review was good...listen to this one. Thanks to Christin Wasiloski Rills. Please visit her fiverr page. https://www.fiverr.com/christinrills --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/scott-wh…

SNL--Richard Pryor

March 15, 2021

On this episode I am joined by my old comedy buddy Robin Weinburgh. We talk about the 7th episode of the first season of Saturday Night Live starring Richard Pryor. This episode has classic moments from the show and a bunc…

The Best Of The Blues Brothers

March 6, 2021

Put on your dark suit and your sunglasses becasue we are looing at The Best Of The Blues Brothers LP. This is a compilation of their three previous albums plus some new stuff produced by Paul Shaffer. This was the last Blu…

The Dave Thomas Show

Feb. 19, 2021

Dave Thomas of SCTV fame had a short lived sketch show in 1990. He would have his famous friends guest star on this show, this show features Dan Aykroyd and was helped written by Mike Myers. How does it hold up with all th…

Crossroads

Jan. 29, 2021

Valentine's Day is coming up and what better way to spend it than with BRITNEY SPEARS!!! Yes nothing says Valentine's Day more than a a young woman losing her virginity to a man she thought murdered another human being. Dan…

Love At First Sight (VHS)

Jan. 12, 2021

Welcome to the podcast...Eh??? In this episode I go north of the border to get the help of my friends Derek and Mark from The Canadian Movie Crew. We all look at Love At First Sight the very first movie of Dan Aykroyd shot …

Neighbors (1981)

Jan. 1, 2021

Hello 2021!!! In this episode I am joined by my arch enemy Timothy Howard. We talk about the movie Neighbors. This would be the final movie that John Belushi would make. This movie was universally panned when it first …

Christmas With The Kranks

Nov. 27, 2020

My very special guests Miguel Sanchez and Eddie Ball are back from Indiana Jones And The Temple Of Doom podcast (Please check out that podcast if you haven't alread). Being December we look at Christmas With The Kranks. Are…

The Rutles

Nov. 13, 2020

Sit back, relax and come back with me to the groovy 70s!! In this episode I'm joined by one of my dearest friend from across the pond Bron Edge and we talk about the first mockumentary The Rutles. Eric Idle of Monty Pytho…

My Fellow Americans

Nov. 1, 2020

Just in time for the election I am looking at the political comedy My Fellow Americans starring Jack Lemmon, James Garner. Dan Aykroyd and Lauren Bacall. We get to see all these old pros act together in this movie and witn…

Casper

Oct. 15, 2020

In this episode I bring back my very special guest Meredith Nudo. Just in time for Halloween, we bring you the ghost story Casper. I know what you're thinking...Dan Aykroyd was in Casper?? Yes!!! Not only was he in Casper…

The Couch Trip

Sept. 25, 2020

Is Dan Aykroyd crazy? He'd like to make you believe that in the movie The Couch Trip. Dan plays an escaped mental patient pretending to be his own doctor. Walter Matthau, Charles Grodin and Donna Dixon round out the cas…

Indiana Jones And The Temple Of Doom

Sept. 1, 2020

Dan Aykroyd is in Indiana Jones And The Temple Of Doom? Yes he is. Just don't blink. I'm joined by my good friends Miguel Sanchez and Edward Ball. Even though Dan Aykroyd is only in for a few seconds, we talk about the e…

Nothing But Trouble

Aug. 18, 2020

I am joined by the super fun and the super mysterious Mrs. B and Mrs. W. We talk about Dan Aykroyd's opus Nothing But Trouble. You want weird, you got it. We compare it to Fight Club, Willy Wonka, Ghostbusters, Texas Chai…

Coneheads

Aug. 7, 2020

In this podcast I am joined by my good friend Will Fordyce. He suggested that we look at the 1993 movie Coneheads, which we did. Not only do we talk about this movie, but we go off on several tangents including Adam Sandle…

Elwood's Blues Interviews with the Blues Legends and Stars.

Aug. 4, 2020

In this podcast I look at the book Elwood's Blues: Interviews with the Blues Legends and Stars. I'm not going to go into too much detail since this is a very short podcast. However, I think the title is self explanatory. …

The Blues Brothers With The Movie Gap.

July 23, 2020

No Dan Aykroyd Podcast would be complete without The Blues Brother. However I already discussed this movie on The Movie Gap Podcast. Well, Chase and Bryce the hosts of The Movie Gap were nice enough to let me play that …

Grosse Pointe Blank

July 8, 2020

In this episode I look at the movie Grosse Pointe Blank. John Cusack and Dan Aykroyd are dueling hitmen. Throw in a romance with Minnie Driver with 80's music as your background and you got yourself a film. Can a movie c…

My Girl

June 11, 2020

In this episode Dan Aykroyd teams up again with Jamie Lee Curtis in the coming of age comedy/drama My Girl from 1991. Macaulay Culkin also stars in this movie with Anna Chlumsky as the titular My Girl. How is Dan as a rom…