6 user 1 critic

Rhett and Link's Buddy System 

1:50 | Clip
Rhett and Link's co-ex-girlfriend is now a famous infomercial star, who is threatening to take control of the duo's famous show, Good Mythical Morning. They must work together on an adventure to get it back.




2   1  
2017   2016  
1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »



Learn more

More Like This 

The Mythical Show (TV Series 2013)
Comedy | Musical | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Hosted by Rhett McLaughlin and Link Neal of the youtube channel RhettandLink, in this comedic show Rhett and Link have guests and mainly do crazy things.

Stars: Rhett McLaughlin, Link Neal, Mick Wingert
Good Mythical Crew (TV Series 2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

"Good Mythical Crew" shows the behind the scenes antics of Rhett and Link's daily web series "Good Mythical Morning".

Stars: Mike Criscimagna, Alexander Punch, Chase Hilt
Good Mythical MORE (TV Series 2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

This is the show after the show where things are a little more relaxed, but every bit as interesting as Good Mythical Morning.

Stars: Rhett McLaughlin, Link Neal, Stevie Wynne Levine
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Using only word of mouth, two lifelong best friends and Internet comedians, Rhett & Link, embark on a search for the long-lost teacher of the first grade class where they met. Their journey... See full summary »

Directors: Rhett McLaughlin, Link Neal
Let's Talk About That (TV Series 2018)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  

A talk show with Stevie as the host interviewing Rhett and Link and telling stories about what happened on the previous week of Good Mythical Morning.

Stars: Stevie Wynne Levine, Rhett McLaughlin, Link Neal
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Rhett and Link, hosts of Good Mythical Morning, bring their Book of Mythicality to life. This special includes the full live concert performance, plus a bonus behind-the-scenes documentary featuring rare, unseen footage of Rhett and Link.

Directors: Jay Chapman, Benjamin Eck
Stars: Rhett McLaughlin, Link Neal
Short | Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A nerd does battle with a geek in a supermarket via a rap battle.

Director: Rhett McLaughlin
Stars: Rhett McLaughlin, Link Neal, Nicholas William Bishop
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

In a world where Hollywood actors can partner up with real cops to solve crimes on their shows, a no-nonsense cop is forced to team up with an air-headed actor, Ryan Hansen, for his new YouTube Premium crime reality show/meta sitcom.

Stars: Ryan Hansen, Aly Michalka, Samira Wiley
Mind Field (TV Series 2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Join me on a journey into the mysterious depths of the human psyche as I investigate the strange and surprising terrain of the Mind Field.

Stars: Michael Stevens, Trin Miller, Robin Carhart-Harris
Ultimate Spider-Man (2012–2017)
Animation | Short | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Spider-Man battles evil with a new team of teen colleagues and training from S.H.I.E.L.D.

Stars: Drake Bell, Ogie Banks, Chi McBride
Scare Pewdiepie (TV Series 2016)
Comedy | Horror | Reality-TV
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

In this reality-adventure series from the creator and executive producers of "The Walking Dead," experience thrills, chills, and laughter as PewDiePie encounters terrifying situations inspired by his favorite video games.

Stars: Felix Kjellberg, David Storrs, Damon Zwicker
The News Tank (TV Series 2018)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The News Tank is a weekly news show where the anchors get drunk and tell the news. But not just any news, only the fun, silly, wacky news that everyone loves to hear about, but no one covers. So grab a drink and get in the tank with us.

Stars: Lisa Schurga, Michael Churven, Laird Macintosh


Series cast summary:
Rhett McLaughlin ...  Himself / ... 16 episodes, 2016-2017
Link Neal ...  Himself / ... 16 episodes, 2016-2017
Tobias Jelinek ...  Dylan 11 episodes, 2016-2017
Leslie Bibb ...  Aimee Brells 9 episodes, 2016-2017
Page Kennedy ...  Maxwell / ... 8 episodes, 2016


Rhett and Link's co-ex-girlfriend is now a famous infomercial star, who is threatening to take control of the duo's famous show, Good Mythical Morning. They must work together on an adventure to get it back.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


One evil ex. One stolen phone. One mythical mission.




TV-14 | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »


Official Sites:

Official Blog | Official site | See more »





Release Date:

19 October 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Buddy System See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Kids At Play See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs



Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
See full technical specs »

Did You Know?


Rhett admits to having a safety deposit box in Peoria, IL with a conch shell in it, among admitting several other things. See more »


Referenced in The Simpsons: Krusty the Clown (2018) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Not bad for the first try (season 1)
9 November 2019 | by hollisjgSee all my reviews

Rhett and links buddy system (season 1) is a youtube red show that is a step away from their normal morning show routine. Their normal formula being a comedy morning show with daily unique bits is often very funny, entertaining and enjoyable.

I would recommend buddy system to the hardcore Rhett and link fan but not necessarily the average person who are not familiar with them. Good mythical morning, their morning show, always has a high level of entertainment from it that I would highly recommend to anyone. But buddy system has some weaknesses alongside its strengths.

Let's start by going over some of the areas that buddy system struggled in. One area that buddy system struggled in is its transitions between scenes. A lot of the transitions between scenes felt choppy or forced and completely unnatural at times. For instance most episodes would have a musical piece but the transition into those songs weren't always smooth or fluid. In fact there are times when the change happened so quickly I had to double back and make sure I hadn't missed them saying something leading up into the song.

Another area where buddy system struggled in is it felt like it struggled to know who their audience was geared towards. GMM is a youtube show that is made with all ages in mind. So there is no swearing and the content is roughly a PG rating. Buddy system is similar in that there is little swearing and it is roughly a PG rating. However, you could argue most of Rhett and links fans are not young or younger children. Most of their fans are younger adults. But the content in the series buddy system felt a little dumbed down so that it could be palatable for younger viewers but at the same time that sacrifice may have lost some opportunities to write content in buddy system for a slightly older audience. Buddy system in a sense "holds your hand" but I think there is no need to do that.

Now let's address the things about buddy system I liked. One thing I liked is how when they wrote the script they weren't afraid to experiment. There were a lot of odd things that happened that made me raise my eyebrows but I have to give them props for it because it shows their originality and unique ideas.

And the main thing I liked about buddy system is the songs. The music in the show is very well made and the level of care and effort they put into making the songs shows that they put a lot of their budget into the songs and it paid off. The songs are catchy and fun. Some remind me of OKGO, 90's Rap, and barbershop. So there's a lot to like when it comes to the songs not to mention the creative music videos they made to go with the songs.

All in all I would give buddy system a 7 out of 10 or roughly a "C" grade. It is fairly evidently that this is their first voyage into making a project that isn't their normal jam. There are a lot of areas that could have been better but the average fan of Rhett and link will be sure to enjoy this show. Also let me be clear this is my review of buddy system "season 1" there is a season 2 that I haven't watched and after watching it I may write a different review.

0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 6 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Recently Viewed