Scene by Scene with Josh & Dean

Scene by Scene with Josh & Dean
Josh Neufeld & Dean Haspiel break down Harvey Pekar’s AMERICAN SPLENDOR the movie (2003) scene by scene, with insight, humor, and inside information. Neufeld & Haspiel were both illustrators for the American Splendor comic book. SCENE BY SCENE is geared toward fans of indy comics and movies, as well as the rapidly growing “movies-by-minute” podcast movement. You can find SCENE BY SCENE at Become a supporter of this podcast:
AS2: Here’s Our Man
Apr 14 • 40 min
American Splendor’s second scene (1:24 to 4:49) introduces Paul Giamatti as Harvey Pekar, walking the gritty Cleveland streets, interwoven with the film’s opening credits, all formatted to look like comic book panels. Then we meet the real Harvey Pekar in…
AS 1: 1950 — Our Story Begins
Feb 17 • 36 min
AMERICAN SPLENDOR’s prologue (0:00 to 1:24) opens in the year 1950. It’s Halloween and an 11-year-old Harvey Pekar refuses to be a superhero. Josh & Dean introduce themselves and the show before diving into the scene, with memories of past Halloween…