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Moviedrome Mondays: Trancers (1984)

I have posted a youtube video link to Moviedrome presenter Alex Cox’s intro to director Charles Band’s 1984 sci-fi entry Trancers. The episode’s original airdate was August 13, 1989 (read… 60 more words

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Moviedrome Mondays: Two-Lane Blacktop (1971)

Since I could not find a youtube video link to Moviedrome presenter Alex Cox’s intro to director Monte Hellman’s 1971 cult classic Two-Lane Blacktop, readers will have to make due with a link to his transcript for it (read… 110 more words

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Straight to Hell (1987)

This comedy-western by Alex Cox originally started as a planned music festival that didn’t pan out, and eventually evolved into this virtually plotless, self-consciously parody-cum-homage of spaghetti westerns that seems to have been made to entertain the cast and film crew alone. 153 more words

Moviedrome Mondays: Alphaville (1965)

I have posted a youtube video link below to Moviedrome presenter Alex Cox’s intro to legendary¬†French New Wave filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard’s 1965 science-fiction mystery… 200 more words

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Repo Man (Alex Cox, 1984)

A curious incident occurs in the Mojave Desert when a policeman pulls over a 1964 Chevrolet Malibu. The driver is one J. Frank Parnell. When the policeman decides to examine the trunk, he is immediately vaporized by an unknown force, leaving only his shoes behind. 1,020 more words

Film Reviews

Moviedrome Mondays: Ace in the Hole (1951)

Since I could not find a youtube video link of Moviedrome presenter Alex Cox introducing legendary director-writer Billy Wilder’s 1951 Film-Noir drama Ace in the Hole… 233 more words

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Moviedrome Mondays: The Grissom Gang (1971)

Unlike the last few entries, this Moviedrome Monday will not feature a youtube video link to presenter Alex Cox’s introduction to Robert Aldrich’s 1971 period gangster film… 208 more words

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