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
- In the first season, the show used the animation process called "Squiggle Vision" that debuted in Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist.
- 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.
- The costume that Melissa wears in "Coffins and Cradles" closely resembles the Grim Reaper seen in various episodes of Dr Katz; another animated show created by Loren Bouchard.