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Show Me The Way To The Next Whiskey Bar. Oh, Don't Ask Why. (But really because it's Bertolt Brecht's Birthday)

So grab a drink and and kick back with some renditions of Brecht’s, Alabama Song, aka Moon of Alabama.



The Task: Watch and write about every movie on my shelf, in order (Blu-rays are sorted after DVDs), by June 10, 2015.  Remaining movies: 194   1,048 more words


Happy Birthday, David Johansen

David being relegated to backing vox as Johnny Thunders steps to the mic for this rocking live clip

Pills… now with sax!

A complete, hour long set from 1973!


Classic Rock Almanac January 9, 2014


Today’s Question: Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page celebrates his 71st birthday today (January 9th).

Despite the widescreen quality of much of his music, Page has scored only one film soundtrack. 482 more words


Freejack (1992) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Freejack (1992) Directed by Geoff Murphy. With Emilio Estevez, Mick Jagger, Rene Russo and Anthony Hopkins.

Based on a novel by Robert Sheckley, adapted by three different screenwriters and with an eye-catching cast including Emilio Estevez, Mick Jagger and Anthony Hopkins, it’s perhaps unsurprising that Freejack is a bit of a muddle. 235 more words

Film Reviews

Tonight: Elliott Murphy (Solo) at The Rockwood Music Hall Stage 3

Although Elliot Murphy is originally from Long Island, he moved to France 20 years ago.  Back in the 70s, Elliott played around these parts a good deal.  141 more words

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Ask Professor Popcorn: Scrooged


Dear Danny,

Great question actually! But an easy answer. The original running time of Richard Donner’s comedy yuletide classic was 20 hours long! Yes 20! It was originally supposed to run in real time from the early morning meeting with Murray’s character showing his (awesome) Scrooge promo to the evening of Christmas Eve the next day. 423 more words

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