Special Guests: Roger Christian, Michael Kaminsky, Chris Taylor, Alexandre O. Philippe, Harmy
Guest Co-Host: Mr. Chris
Continuing our Maudit May series, we look at George Lucas’s Star Wars (AKA Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope), the sci-fi film from 1977 that has been rendered unavailable in its original form due to its creator’s tampering.
We’re joined by Outside the Cinema’s Mr. Chris to get nostalgic and discuss how Star Wars may (or may [...]
A trio of busty go-go dancers (Tura Satana, Haji, Lori Williams) kill a man in the desert and kidnap his girlfriend before attempting to rob a lascivious old man and his two sons in the heated melodrama Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965) from auteur Russ Meyer.
Special Guests: Jackey Neyman Jones, Rachel Jackson, Ben Solovey
The may be the first time we’ve done a sequel episode. Not the sequel to a film but the sequel to an episode we did back in January, 2012. On there we discussed the classic film Manos: The Hands of Fate and the fundraising efforts of Ben Solovey to restore the film to its former glory.
We’re back to talk about the restoration with Ben again, to talk with Rachel [...]
Special Guest: Robert Thurston
A look at the 1922 film by director Benjamin Christensen, Häxan, an odd artistic mash-up of what can only be described as a university slide show lecture, a documentary featuring reenactments, and a horror film. That’s what makes Häxan such a singular film over 90 years later.
Links: Buy Haxan: Witchcraft Through the Ages on DVD Buy The Witch Hunts: A History of the Witch Persecutions in Europe and North America by [...]
Special Guests: Peter Tscherkassky & David Labiosa
Guest Co-Host: Daniel Kremer
Based on a book by and adapted by Frank De Felitta, The Entity was directed by Sidney J. Furie and stars Barbara Hershey as Carla Moran, a woman haunted by a malevolent spirit that sexually terrorizes her.
We’re joined by Daniel Kremer, the author of Sidney J. Furie: Life and Films.
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Buy Sidney J. Furie: [...]