Show is about the life of Brendon Small, an 8-year-old visionary who, using his friends Jason and Mellisa as actors, has directed over a 1,000 homemade films. His parents are divorced, but it doesn't feel strange. Actually, Jason feels upset because his parents are still together. At school, he is taught soccer by coach John McGirk or as he calls him, "that weird Irish guy".
Last Episode04x13 Focus Grill Aired: Apr. 04, 2004
In the series finale, Brendon, Melissa, and Jason present their home movie to a focus group made up of their classmates. Paula recruits Coach …
Home Movies: Season 4, Episode #4 - Bye, Bye Greasy
Brendon directs the school play. Hilarity ensues. McGuirk gets to realize his lifelong dream of driving a car onstage.
Series Fun Facts
- Josie Small is voiced by series co-creator Loren Bouchard. According to crew commentary the majority of her "lines" were taken from an extended recording of Bouchard making random gibberish noises.
- Goof (errors made by characters, possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): In the third season episode titled "Broken Dreams", the lifeguard calls Mr. Lynch "Donald Lynch". In the same…
[show]Goof (errors made by characters, possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): In the third season episode titled "Broken Dreams", the lifeguard calls Mr. Lynch "Donald Lynch". In the same episode, the name "Ronald Lynch" appears printed on Mr. Lynch's personal check (stolen by McGuirk).
- In the Japanese dubbed version of the series, Brendon was renamed "Brandon", and Coach McGuirk's surname was changed to "McGuire".