Creator / Jeremy Jahns

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Jeremy Jahns is a YouTube-based movie, TV, and video game reviewer known for his jumpy editing style, his unique rating scale, and general enthusiasm. On February 2, 2016, his channel reached 1 million subscribers.

Jeremy started out in 2006 by making (or at least attempting to make) short films with his friends, an experience that lead to them all getting stressed out and angry with each other "for zero reason whatsoever." Since he still had his old camera, Jeremy's friends encouraged him to start making YouTube videos, which he was initially hesitant to do until he saw Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen and decided to review it.

After making some initial videos which he never uploaded, he re-shot his Transformers review and put it on YouTube. The reaction was positive, which encouraged Jeremy to keep doing movie reviews, and the channel grew from there, eventually covering TV shows and video games as well.

Jeremy has also made appearances on Movie Fights and has frequently collaborated with Schmoes Know and Collider, both other movie-based channels.

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Contains examples of:

  • Berserk Button: While watching X-Men: Apocalypse, Jeremy got really annoyed when a teenage girl next to him in the theater called the Phoenix a mockingjay.
    Jeremy (after descending into Angrish): It's the Phoenix. That predates the mockingjay...by a very long time.
  • Broke the Rating Scale:
    • The scale for films, from worst to best, is:
      • The Nothing (only used for about two to three films so far, used to describe films abysmal in the sense they feel blank or unfinished)
      • Dogshit
      • Not Going to Remember in T-Minus [Short Period of Time]
      • A Good Time If You're Drunk
      • A Good Time (No Alcohol Required)note 
      • Worth Buying on Blu-Ray
      • Awesometacular
      • A rarely-used one is Tour de Force, which Jeremy awards to films that might actually be good but that he also finds stuffy/arty/pretentious.
  • Chroma Key: Used for backdrop replacement.
  • Color-Coded for Your Convenience: Movie reviews have red backgrounds. Movie extras (trailer reviews, spoiler talk, etc.) are blue. Gaming News is green.
  • Deep South: His alter-ego, Chet. Rarely seen, but hilarious whenever he does show up.
  • Early Installment Weirdness: It can be jarring to go back and watch his earliest videos, which were much slower and put a greater emphasis on Black Comedy. Jeremy himself was also more of a laidback Deadpan Snarker, rather than the upbeat, energetic Keet we all know and love. Not to mention the earing...
  • Jump Cut: To the point where a single sentence might have a cut or two.
  • Keet: Dear lord. He's massively energetic even before the jumpy editing.
  • O.O.C. Is Serious Business: He doesn't say anything in the Cold Open to the Patriots Day review.
  • No Pronunciation Guide: His last name is simply pronounced Johns, not Janns, Yonns, or Yanns.
  • Signing Off Catchphrase: "So, [Title], have you seen it? What did you think about it? Whatever you think, comment below, let me know! And as always, if you like what you've seen here and you want to see more, click right here to see more!" *punches screen*
  • Running Gag: "So. What do you think of THAT?!" *Beat*


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