Saturday, November 8, 2014

Viral Sensation 'Too Many Cooks' References Dozens of Old Shows & Movies Including 'Falcon Crest' and 'Dynasty'


Too Many Cooks, an 11-minute opening credits sequence produced for the Adult Swim show Infomercials, first aired October 27 but has become a viral sensation since it was posted online. Added to YouTube on November 4, the video currently has more than 2.6 million views.

Writer/director Casper Kelly has created a brilliant nod to dramas, sitcoms, movies and serials from the past. Here are some of the classic shows and films referenced:

Small Wonder
Family Matters
Facts of Life
Gimme a Break
Too Close for Comfort
Punky Brewster
Golden Girls
Roseanne
Bill Cosby Show
Full House
Family Ties
Life Goes On
Barney Miller
TJ Hooker
Hill St. Blues
GI Joe
Falcon Crest
Dynasty
Wonder Woman
Silence of the Lambs
Battlestar Galactica
Space 1999
Alf
Twin Peaks
Mulholland Drive
Animal House
Emergency!
CSI
The New Girl
Synochdoche, NY
Manimal
Jason X
Sorority House Massacre
It's a Living!
Brady Bunch


Watch Too Many Cooks below and share your thoughts in the Comments section.

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