Archive for February, 2009

2/22/09

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , , on February 24, 2009 by Hank

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A live Oscar telecast broadcast!

Hear: Hank “live via satellite,” commentating on the 81st Academy Awards Ceremony!

Hear: Mr. Salamander at the station, running things as usual!

also:

The Stanford Theatre Winter Program is amazing.  Check it out here!

Apartment For Peggy
- Apartment For Peggy (1948)

2/15/09

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , , , , on February 16, 2009 by Hank

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Tonight:

Hobson's Choice
- Hobson’s ChoiceThe Criterion Collection (1954)

- San Jose Sharks recent losses discussed.

- Current trailer roundup:
The Inglourious Basterds – QT + WWII = A-OK
The Last House on the Left – Spare us the indie-rock cover of Sweet Child O’ Mine.
Medea Goes To Jail – Nice machine gun.

- Interesting Death of the Week with B.K. – Willem Johan Kolff – Medical badass, artificial organ inventor

- Tonight’s score: Duke Ellington’s surprise lecture leading into his Afro-Eurasian Eclipse

2/8/09

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , , , , on February 9, 2009 by Hank

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Waltz With Bashir

- Waltz with Bashir (2008)

Unforgivable Blackness

- Unforgivable Blackness (2004)

- Italian Spiderman (2008)

- Del Shannon Suicide Day (2/8/90)

- RIP Lux Interior, The Cramps – musician extraordinaire

- Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.:  James Whitmore – actor, Miracle Gro man; Ben Blank – inventor of TV news graphics

- Tonight’s score: Hank Mobley’s Messages

2/1/2009

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , , on February 2, 2009 by Hank

Click here to listen to the show!  (There were some slight mechanical problems with the recording, but thanks to the quick and handy work of Mr. Salamander, it’s been salvaged.)

On tonight’s episode:

Slumdog Millionaire
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Superbowl Ads Recap (They mostly sucked.)

Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.: John Updike – novelist

Tonight’s score: Gigi Gryce and the Jazz Lab Quintet

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