Team Jack Episode 51: “WTF MTV” aired March 13, 2013


Jack Morrissey @jack_morrissey and

Matt Cohen @cameltoad

Steve Hentges - @5_States

Annotated by Tash- @tashpalo


- Jack asks, “How long is too long between podcasts for people to unsubscribe?" Matt says NEVER!


- MTVMAs were announced. All prior Twilight movies won Movie of the Year and Best Kiss. (Note: the Twilight Saga won many other MTVMAs as well)

Jack note: Tippett Studios BD2 crew gift and the lamp is from the primary theatre in CHICAGO - can't remember the name.

This year Breaking Dawn Part 2 was just nominated for Best Shirtless Scene -

Jack says it was fun to watch - twitter exploded (by twihards) once the nominations were announced (Note: all photos taken from the #FuckYouMTV hashtag)

YouTube video of very upset fan




- Matt says award shows are nonsense


- MTV Movie Awards and Video Awards had large ratings drops last year.


- Matt says MTV got shitty.

The network shifted with TRL (Total Request Live) - Boy bands, screaming fans girls and OTF


- Matt says there has a been shift and boys are driving the box office numbers.




Ice Age Continental Drift made a TON of money?!

Intouchables a successful French film, (Steve said it’s good) shelved in America so they can do a remake


- Nominations for awards like the MTVMMAs, Saturn Awards, Podcast Awards, Razzies (Golden Raspberry Awards), and Independent Spirit Awards are done by a secret committee where personal bias roams free.

The general public can vote in the ISA and Razzies, you just have to pay for a membership.

Bill’s Independent Spirit Award for Gods and Monsters


- This year’s Independent Spirit Award winner for Best First Feature – The Perks of Being a Wallfower – Director Stephen Chbosky - it was actually his second feature.


- Matt watched Life of Pi because of the Oscars


- Jack has seen Cloud Atlas 60+ times.


- Jack hated the Red Dawn remake. Steve says the best thing about the remake is it made him realize how great the original was!


John Melies documentary

Cue the Wagner, Cue The War! Trailer for MILIUS Documentary


- Matt’s favorite moment of Oscars (meaning the worst thing he’s seen on TV in a LONG time) was Barbara Streisand talking/singing moment.


- Matt BTS question for Jack “Why do you have two stacks of newspapers on your counter?”


- MTV MMAs Nominations

* Female performance - Anne Hathaway in Les Misérables

* Male performance Ben Affleck for Argo and Daniel Day Lewis for Lincoln

* Breakthrough Rebel Wilson for Pitch Perfect AND she is hosting the show…

* Scared as Shit - Jessica Chastain for Zero Dark Thirty

* On-Screen Duo – Leonardo DiCaprio and Samuel Jackson for Django Unchained

Matt “it's like someone picked the nominees without seeing of the movies”

* Shirtless Performance – scene Seth Macfarlane as Ted from Ted

Jack says there was a missed opportunity – should have nominated more than one actor from Magic Mike

* Fight – Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson and Jeremy Renner vs. Tom Hiddleston

Matt says the way they nominated The Avengers fight did not happen.

* Best kiss - Kara Hayward and Jared Gilman for Moonrise Kingdom

* WTF Moment - Denzel Washington — "Final Descent" in Flight

1:06:30 WTF, MTV – OUT

Posted on March 12, 2013 .