Archive for Star Wars

3/10/13

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , , , , , , , , , on March 13, 2013 by Hank

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On tonight’s show:

Beetlejuice
Beetlejuice (1988)  Click here to get the Blu-Ray.

Venezuela Hat
The World Baseball Classic:  What the hell is going on with all that heavy stitching on those hats?

Grizzly Man
Grizzly Man (2005)  Hank re-visits an old movie and his distaste with the subject may be greater than ever.  Click here to get it on Amazon.

Oz the Great and Powerful
Oz, The Great & Powerful (2013)  Our man-on-the-street, Japanese Shy Guy, sent us his review.  We read it on the air.  It’s about what you’d expect.

Charlie X
Star Trek: Season 1, Episode 2: Charlie X (1966)  Click here to get Season 1 on Amazon.

George Lucas is at it again!
George Lucas drops some spoilers and then acts like he might be wrong during an in-depth interview on his Lucasfilm to Disney transaction.  Go here to read the entire interview on Bloomberg.

2/10/13

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , , , , , , , on February 18, 2013 by Hank

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On tonight’s show:

Hank & Mr. Salamander discuss J.J. Abrams & Star Wars/Trek, Homemade Sci-Fi movie Drono (2012), and Wim Wenders’ Pina (2011) in 3D!

Pina

Pina (2011)  The Criterion Collection 3D Blu-Ray!  Click here to get it on Amazon.

Drono (2012)  Watch it for free!  It’s worth it.

 

3/4/12

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , , , , , , on March 5, 2012 by Hank

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On tonight’s show:


Mirage (1965)  Get it here on Amazon.


Cinequest Short Films w/ Mr. Salamander!


Alcatraz (2012) follow-up. Seven episodes in, it’s still good!


Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.: Ralph McQuarrie – Star Wars pre-production artist.

Mr. Salamander explains Angry Birds

2/26/12

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , , , , on February 28, 2012 by Hank

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On tonight’s show:


World On A Wire (1973)  The Criterion Collection Blu-Ray.  Get it here on Amazon.


Three Outlaw Samurai (1964)  The Criterion Collection Blu-Ray.  Get it here on Amazon.


Alcatraz (2012)  Watch episodes on Amazon.

Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.Steve Kordek – pinball machine revolutionary

–  This guy came up with the impossible: An idea that would have made The Phantom Menace a not horrible movie.

– Also: This guy (different from that guy above) tells you a smart way to watch the Star Wars movies, including the prequels, mostly.

10/2/11

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

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On tonight’s show:


– A new season of Arrested Development is announced, but can it work?


Star Wars Begins, Building Empire & Returning To Jedi – Unofficial Star Wars Audio Commentaries featuring the explanation to George Lucas’ madness.


Tucker & Dale vs Evil (2010)  Click here to watch it on Amazon.


– Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.:  Robert Whitaker – Beatles photographer, man who shot the infamous Butcher Cover (above, obviously).

7/31/11

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , , , , , , on August 1, 2011 by Hank

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On tonight’s show:


High & Low (1963) The Criterion Collection Blu-Ray.


Midnight In Paris (2011)  Pre-order it on Amazon.

– Discussion: Red Tails Or: Can George Lucas be a creative force in a movie that doesn’t suck?

– Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.: Frank Bender – dead people’s face sculptor.

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