Daily Archives: December 26, 2016

NATIONAL LAMPOON: An Oral History of Space Jam

It’s the 20th anniversary of cinema’s greatest work about Looney Tunes vs. space monsters starring Michael Jordan, a hot mess that should by no means work, considering it’s the same era that gave us Extreme Toonz. But did! To that end, here’s my PA’s-eye-view of how the film got made over at National Lampoon. Friends, I give you Space Jam: behind the scenes.

Also, the Merrie Melodies era was superior. You know it, I know it.

UPDATE! National Lampoon got overhauled again, so here’s the piece: