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Kill Them All and Come Back Alone

Though he starred in over 50 films, headlined a couple lesser-known TV series and was even a pro baseball player, Chuck Connors will always be remembered as TV’s The Rifleman, an iconic role and one of the great TV western heroes. 640 more words

Captain Nemo and the Underwater City (1969)

Here’s a movie that I might have read about somewhere or other, but it never really sank in until we started this blog and I did a little reading about the film of… 642 more words

Movies

The Police Connection (1973)

aka The Mad Bomber

 

Director Bert I. Gordon forgoes monsters of Colossal proportions to bring this shower inducing cop movie that features two separate psychotics whose paths will cross while Detective Vince Edwards sets out to kill the two criminals with one stone…..  902 more words

Daily Take

The Silver Whip (1953)

Looks like a “B” picture. Sounds like a “B” picture. The cast list resembles a “B” picture. In reality I found this western tale from 20th Century Fox and director Harmon Jones worthy of an “A” production. 642 more words

Daily Take

Numbering the Players: From Edelman to Rifleman

DATELINE:  Numbers

 

 Chuck Connors as the Celtics Rifleman

Word is now circulating that spectacular new superstar number 4, also known as Isaiah Thomas, wants to change his number to 11. 226 more words

Sports Humor

Old Yeller, Happy Anniversary! Opened Christmas Day, 1957?

 

Old Yeller, did not actually have its world premiere on Christmas Day, 1957, it was seen instead on Tuesday night, December 17, in two different cities. 432 more words

Film Premiers

The Deserter (1971)

As a freshman in college, I stumbled across the cast listing. That jumped to Amazon to see if the movie was available. Sure enough, a beat-up VHS tape was there and fairly cheap. 871 more words