Savage Builds

July 2019

Season 1, Episode 107 - Inside the Episode: Dogfight Derby

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Savage Builds: Dogfight Derby combines WW1 airplanes, laser tag, and world-famous director Peter Jackson. How did this extraordinary episode come together? Adam Savage explains.

Season 1, Episode 108 - Inside the Episode: Mega Food Fight

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Adam Savage was DYING to include a food fight in Savage Builds, but the episode didn't come together until he landed on the PERFECT opponent: his friend and former MythBusters host Tory Belleci. Here's how it felt to film with Tory again.

Season 1, Episode 7 - Dogfight Derby

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Adam Savage teams up with Lord of the Rings filmmaker Peter Jackson to restore a deadly fleet of fighter planes, and using cutting-edge tech, they stage a high-flying dogfight straight out of WWI.

Season 1, Episode 8 - Mega Food Fight

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Adam Savage teams up with MythBusters pal Tory Belleci to stage the world's most epic food fight, and using the latest science and tech, they build a rapid-fire weapon that turns hot dogs into destructive projectiles.

Season 1, Episode 106 - Inside the Episode: Hollywood's Deadliest Weapon

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Adam Savage was in his element creating the ZF-1, a device from The Fifth Element which combines six different weapons. But his conversation with Gary Oldman, who played Zorg in the film, was one of his favorite moments.

Season 1, Episode 6 - Hollywood's Deadliest Weapon

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Adam Savage teams up with Oscar-winning actor Gary Oldman to build one of Hollywood's deadliest weapons, the ZF1 Multi-Artillery Gun from The Fifth Element, a weapon so lethal that it features both a rocket launcher and a flamethrower.

Season 1, Episode 105 - Inside the Episode: Nitro Explode-aganza

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This episode ended as something very different than it was when it began. Adam Savage explains why, and how MythBusters (including the infamous cement truck explosion) figured into its evolution.

Season 1, Episode 5 - Nitro Explode-aganza

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Adam Savage and a demolition expert team up to test one of the most dangerous and explosive substances on the planet, and cutting-edge science and tech will reveal if nitroglycerine really deserves its notorious reputation.

Season 1, Episode 104 - Inside the Episode: Forging Excalibur

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Adam Savage tells TWO inside stories about this episode: One, his awe in working with a power hammer for the first time, and two, his delight in choosing how to dramatically reveal the completed meteorite sword on camera.

Season 1, Episode 4 - Forging Excalibur

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Adam Savage and a world-class swordsmith team up to forge King Arthur's sword Excalibur, and their investigation could reveal if the legendary blade was made from iron brought to earth by an extraterrestrial visitor.