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Bewitched: Trick or Treat

Here’s a look at my favorite Halloween episode of Bewitched, a fantasy/situation comedy series that ran on ABC from 1964 to 1972.  In case you’re not familiar with the show – it’s about a mortal who marries a witch.   718 more words

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#dePelicula Spotlight: La Lupe, The Queen of Latin Soul

“The musicians were just going wild.  In the same way they did when they watched Jimi Hendrix rehearse…and Fred Astaire.”Dick Cavett

When I watched the HBO documentary, … 1,784 more words

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Columbo: The Most Crucial Game

Without preamble…Directed by Jeremy Kagan, from 1972…

The Most Crucial Game is yet another nifty episode of Columbo. Let me start by mentioning its stellar cast.   710 more words

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News: New Twin Peaks Teaser With Angelo Badalamenti

As the return of Twin Peaks creeps ever closer, the teasers continue to… well, tease. The latest features Angelo Badalamenti performing his iconic theme tune, telling us nothing and everything at the same time. 12 more words


The Groovie Goolies

They live in Horrible Hall, which sits on Horrible Drive.  The inspiration for them were the classic, Universal monsters of the 1930s and 1940s I so adore.  1,005 more words

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"Make Room For Daddy" and Danny Thomas

Amos Jacobs arrives in Chicago…

It was 1940 when a young comedian named, Amos Jacobs – originally Amos Alphonsus Muzyad Yakhoob –  arrived in town looking for work, but there was no work to be had.   2,268 more words

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