While we are thrilled to be at SXSW 2011 hosting some amazing musical acts — Young the Giant, Wye Oak, City and Colors are all playing today — tonight we kind of want to be on the couch watching IFC. Why? Because we have a double feature of the best Bill Murray films (well, not including “Ghostbusters”). Beginning at 8:05 p.m. ET we are showing Ivan Reitman’s Meatballs and Wes Anderson’s The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou back-to-back. If you’re not in Austin, please watch it for us. If you are in Austin, well, one of our devoted Twitter followers (@IFCtv) said it best: “DVR THAT! I DON’T CARE IF YOU HAVE TO DELETE OLD TOP CHEFS EPS!” He has a point.
Here’s the trailer for “The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou,” which airs at 8:05 p.m. ET:
And here’s the best motivational speech from any movie ever courtsey of “Meatballs,” which starts at 10:35 p.m. ET: