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Half in the Bag 

Unrated | | Comedy, Talk-Show | TV Series (2011– )
Two VCR repairmen, Mike and Jay, scam an elderly man out of his fortune by discussing movies while on the job, and occasionally go on eccentric misadventures.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Mike Stoklasa ...  Mike / ... 173 episodes, 2011-2019
Jay Bauman Jay Bauman ...  Jay 173 episodes, 2011-2019
Rich Evans ...  Harry S. Plinkett / ... 131 episodes, 2011-2019
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Storyline

Half in the Bag is a Movie Review Show hosted by two VCR repairmen named Mike Stoklasa and Jay Bauman and broadcasted from the home of one of their customers, Harry S. Plinkett. Stoklasa's and Bauman's plan is to extend their work on Plinkett's broken VCR as long as they can while charging him unreasonable amounts of money, effectively robbing the man. The Show can go on as long as the two self-proclaimed "frauds" can trick Plinkett into paying them for doing nothing. They have gone out of their way so far in protecting themselves from honest work by retrieving the lost VCR, going back in time and murdering people. Along the way they met lots of other people in Plinketts home, have traveled all across Milwaukee and even America, living through tons of wacky adventures. The main focus of the show though are the conversations Mike and Jay have about movies they saw, conventions they've been to and their experiences with all of it. Since they both have a background of making videos and ... Written by Benno Drews

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Comedy | Talk-Show

Certificate:

Unrated

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 March 2011 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

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Budget:

$5,000 (estimated)
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Production Co:

Red Letter Media See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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Trivia

The Plinkett character in Half in The Bag, played by Rich Evans, is a different character entirely to the Plinkett in the Plinkett Reviews, played by Mike Stoklasa. This was clarified in an update video called "Harry's Next Review" where they joked about the continuity. This explains the massive contrast between the two characters. See more »

Quotes

Mike: [repeated line] That's right, Jay.
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Absolutely amazing reviews
22 June 2019 | by ncarmilloSee all my reviews

RedLetterMedia's reviews are great! The comedic tone of each episode works so well and succeeds incredibly well. But what makes the reviews so great is how RLM show and explain flaws in movies and how it can affect a movie.


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