[PW] Tuesday's Overlooked A/V: Movies, TV, Radio and More: links to reviews, interviews and more

Todd Mason foxbrick at yahoo.com
Wed Jun 8 06:38:34 PDT 2016

The weekly roundup of reviews, interviews, and other citations of (often, though not always) underappreciated examples of the dramatic and related arts.

Allison Meier (courtesy A. J. Jacobs and Art Lortie:) "Fantastic Worlds: Science and Fiction 1780 to 1910"

Anne Billson: considering six actors: Cage, Depp, Aniston, Johansson, Keanu Reeves, Branaugh

Anonymous: One, Two, Three; Copenhagen; In Bruges

Bhob Stewart: "The Lottery" (and why it wasn't originally distributed to public tv stations in the US)

The Big Broadcast: 5 July 2016
7:00 Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar
The Rat Pack Matter (04/23/61)(22:44)
7:30 Dragnet
The Great Bible (09/28/54)(26:33)
8:00 Gunsmoke
The Rooks (10/06/57)(19:08)
8:30 Burns and Allen
Kansas City’s Favorite Singer (06/06/44)(21:06)
9:00 The Halls of Ivy
The Goya Bequest (01/24/51)(27:29)
9:30 Richard Diamond
Mr. Victor’s Daughter (01/15/50)(29:00)
10:00 LuxDavid Cramner Radio Theater
Dodsworth (10/04/37)(56:38)
[interview with Sidney Howard from 04/12/37]

Bill Crider: The Truth About Charlie [trailer]; MeTV: Lost Television

B. V. Lawson: Media Murder

Col/Colman: The Disappearance of Alice Creed and other capsule reviews

Comedy Film Nerds: X-Men: Apocalypse spoiler-laden discussion

Cullen Gallagher: Five Guns to Tombstone

Cult TV: The Avengers: "Crescent Moon"

Dan Stumpf: Seven Thieves

David Cramner: More 21st Century Westerns; 21st Century Westerns

David Vineyard: 8o,000 Suspects

Doug Loves Movies: Sarah Shahi (and her son, Wolf), Andree Vermeulen,  Jared Watson

Duane Porter: Best films of 2015

Elgin Bleecker: Broadchurch

Elizabeth Foxwell: Gangster Story

George Kelley: Doctor Thorne

"Gilligan Newton-John": [The Man from U*N*C*L*E:] The Spy in the Green Hat; Spy Today, Die Tomorrow (an image of a whole lot of Janet Leigh's leg and similar might get some sensitive office attention)

How Did This Get Made?: Runaway

Iba Dawson: High-Rise

Ivan G. Shreve, Jr.: The Seas Beneath; Rosa Rio

Jackie Kashian: Erin Judge on Sex in the City

Jackie Kashian and Laurie Kilmartin: The Jackie and Laurie Show

Jacqueline T. Lynch: John Greco

James McCormick: Underrated films, 1986

James Reasoner: Goon

Janet Varney: The JV Club: 200th episode with April Richardson

Jerry House: Newhart; Donovan Livingston speaking at Harvard University 2016 convocation; Fort Apache (1949 radio series)

John Bennett: The Neon Demon

John Grant: Secret of the Red Orchid (aka...); Palmdale; Pretty Poison (1996 telefilm); Posthumous

Jonathan Lewis: Allegheny Uprising; Angel Unchained

Jordan Krug: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly unseen footage (courtesy Jeff Segal)

K. A. Laity: Love and Friendship; Frances Walker at the McManus

Karen Hannsberry: Dinner at Eight

Ken Levine: Baggage

Kliph Nesteroff: As Caesar Sees It; Late Night with David Letterman with Mel Blanc and Hunter S. Thompson

Kristina Dijan: Whiplash; The System; May Film Diary; Emma (1932 film); Breaking Away 

Laura G.: Gambling on the High Seas; A Night of Adventure; China Sky; Seven Miles from Alcatraz; Rosalind Russell; Madame Tussaud's Hollywood Wax Museum; Bulldog Drummond; Calling Bulldog Drummond; A House Divided

Lindsey: We Were Strangers; A Cold Wind in August; M (1931 film)

Lucy Brown: Carnival Boat

Martin Edwards: Eden Lake

Marty McKee: Trespass (2011 film); The Expert; The Final Girls

Mildred Perkins: The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra

Mitchell Hadley: TV Guide 2 June 1956; Dallas/Ft. Worth listings

Noel Vera: Goodnight Mommy

Patricia Abbott: Like Crazy; A Hologram for the King

Patricia Nolan-Hall: The Cameraman (starring Buster Keaton; TCM 15 June); Rawhide (1938 film)

Pop My Culture: Maurice LaMarche and Rob Paulson at Wondercon

Raquel Stecher: Charlie Chan at the Olympics

Rick: Inherit the Wind (1960 film)

Rod Lott: Winners Tape All; Dangerous Men; Don't Go in the Woods; Revenge of the Virgins

Ruth Kerr: Rocky and boxing and 1970s film

Salome Wilde: Night and the City

Scott A. Cupp: Gamera the Invincible

Sergio Angelini: Blind Terror (aka See No Evil)

Stacia Jones: The King and Four Queens; The Private Affairs of Bel Ami; Bulldog Drummond; Calling Bulldog Drummond
Stephen Gallagher: Chimera

Steve Lewis: The Hypnotic Eye

Todd Mason: Abbey Lincoln and Annie Ross: Nothing but a Man; Playboy's Penthouse: Sunday Night/Night Music

excerpts from For Love of Ivy, starring Abbey Lincoln, Sidney Poitier, Beau Bridges: 

TV Obscurities: Eye Witness (1947 tv series)

Tyler Harris: Ingmar Bergman's 11 favorite films (1994) (courtesy Jeff Segal)

Victoria Loomes: Boccaccio '70

Vienna: Vivien Leigh exhibition

--Todd Mason

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