Archive for January, 2011

1/23/11

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , , , , , , , , , on January 24, 2011 by Hank

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On tonight’s show:


All Night Long (1962) From The Criterion Collection’s Eclipse Box Set #25: Basil Dearden’s London Underground. Click here to get it on Amazon.


House (1977) Click here to get it on Amazon.


The Social Network (2010) Click here to get it on Amazon.

– Anne Hathaway as Catwoman, Tom Hardy as Bane in The Dark Knight Rises!

– Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.: Jack LaLanne – Hero to all!

– Orson Welles’ unfinished last film The Other Side of the Wind may finally see the light of day!

– Tonight’s score: Charles Mingus’ East Coasting.

1/16/11

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , , , , , , on January 18, 2011 by Hank

Click here to listen to the show.  Says Mr. Salamander: “We’ve got a short show this week, because the station closed early for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.  Still, we managed to cram in everything that you love about the show: some news, an interesting death, and a review of the movie version of Freakonomics (2010).”

On tonight’s show:


Freakonomics (2010) Get it on Amazon.


– Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.: Richard Winters – World War 2 hero, featured in Band Of Brothers TV series.


– Just announced: The Criterion Collection does Blow Out!


– Tonight’s score: Adolph Deutsch’s music from The Maltese Falcon & Other Film Scores

1/9/11

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 10, 2011 by Hank

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On tonight’s show:

The Night Stalker (1972) Get it on Amazon.


Robinson Crusoe On Mars (1964) The Criterion Collection Blu-Ray. Get it on Amazon.


24/7: Penguins / Capitals: The Road to the NHL Winter Classic, Episode 4 (2011)


The Star Wars Blu-Ray Discs.  Good, Bad, and Ugly?  What’s on ’em? Who knows?  Pre-order ’em here!

– Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.: Cyril M. Harris – Concert hall audio engineer;  Gerry Rafferty – singer, hard liver (pun?); Pete Postlethwaite – actor.

True Grit, A Second Review:  Worse than Hank thought.


– Tonight’s score: Max Steiner’s music for The Son Of Kong & The Most Dangerous Game. Get it on Amazon.

01/02/11

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 3, 2011 by Hank

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On tonight’s show:


True Grit (2010) Click here to get it on Amazon.


Faster Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965) Click here to get it on Amazon.

Mr. Plinkett’s Star Wars: Episode III Review Brilliance!

– Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.: Geraldine Doyle – Rosie the Riveter’s face!;  John Warhola – Andy Warhol’s older brother,  caretaker.

– 24/7: The Road To The NHL Winter Classic / The Winter Classic (2010)

– Hank’s Top Picks Of 2010: Theatrical Releases


– Tonight’s score: Henry Mancini’s score for Experiment In Terror