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1978's “The Manitou”...Or, How Many Genres Can We Fit Into One Bad Horror Film

The original tagline for 1978’s “The Manitou” went something like this…Evil Does Not Die…It Waits To Be Re-born.  But I’m thinking….

“The new film from the director of the “Jaws’ ripoff, “Grizzly,” comes a horror, space odyssey, Native American, love story kind of thing with Tony Curtis.” 832 more words


Retro Sharkbait Village: SST: Death Flight (1977)

Never piss off a gay man! Or more importantly, never piss off a character being played by a gay man!

In his eclectic life, George Maharis has been a television actor, a singer, a Playgirl model and a celebrity whose homosexuality was publically rumored at in a bygone era. 321 more words


Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Susan Strasberg, actress (1938-1999)

Alla Nazimova, actress, screenwriter & producer (1879-1945)
Laurence Olivier, actor, director, and producer (1907-1989)
Joy Batchelor, animator, director & producer (1914-1991) 14 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

The Ballad of the Sad Cafe - by Carson McCullers

For one of my book clubs last month, I chose a short, classic story for those who didn’t want to read the 800+ page book that one of the other hostesses had picked out – Carson McCullers… 325 more words


The 10 Most '60s Movies of the '60s

There’s something specifically, quaintly wonderful about the counterculture movies of the late ‘60s: the costumes, the slang-y dialogue, the hallucinogen-inspired cinematography, the way the color temperatures have faded… 1,305 more words


Wheels Of Confusion

Pretty paraplegic Penny (Susan Strasberg) hasn’t seen her father in the 10 years since her parents’ divorce. She finally goes to visit him, only to be told by the stepmother she’s never met that he’s away. 123 more words