Thursday, November 19, 2015

Thursday's Overlooked Films and/or Other A/V: the links to reviews, interviews, etc. (delayed from Tuesday, with further apologies)

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This week's adventures in audio/visual materials that the reviewers think need at least another look (or, occasionally, actually deserve obscurity); thanks as always to everyone, and please let me know if I've missed your or someone else's notable posts.  Todd Mason, who notes that the Criterion Blogathon is responsible for most of the Criterion DVD and BluRay reviews this week...see Kristina Dijan, Ruth and Aaron West's citations for guides to the participants and their essays...

Aaron West: The Apu Trilogy; Criterion Blogathon

Anne Billson: westerns from countries other than the US...

Anonymous: The Treasure of the Sierra MadreAu Hazard Balthazar; The Young Girls of Rochefort; No Way Out

Bhob Stewart: Pandora and the Flying Dutchman (keep scrolling)

The Big Broadcast: 15 November 2015 (host Rob Bamberger has no clue about the history of dime novels, pulps and Nick Carter, and isn't afraid to display this.)

Bill Crider: The Adventures of Don Juan [trailer]

BV Lawson: Media Murder (it's the delayed time of year)

Colin: Thunder in the East

Comedy Film Nerds: Rob Cohen; The Martian

Cullen Gallagher: The Monster and the Girl

Cynthia Fuchs: DemocratsToto and His Sisters 

David Vineyard: Midnight (1934 film); Time Lock

Doug Ellis: the 1939 WorldCon, the first

Dorian Bartolucci: Lloyd Corrigan

Elizabeth Foxwell: The Cat and the Canary (1939 film)

Evan Lewis: Django (1966 film)

Gary Deane: Vanishing PointGone in Sixty Seconds (1974)

George Kelley: DC SuperVillains/Justice League: Masterminds of Crime

Gilligan Newton-John: Summer School (1976 film); VHS film boxes

Iba Dawson: Catfish (2010 film)

Ivan G. Shreve, Jr.: I Can Get It for You Wholesalefilms on Turner Classic Movies; The Many Loves of Dobey Gillis

Jack Seabrook: Alfred Hitchcock Presents: "The Belfry"

Jackie Kashian: Chef; Steve Young on American Horror Story, Harper, etc.

Jacqueline T. Lynch: No Down Payment

James Reasoner: The Bold Caballero

Janet Varney: Carla Cackowski; Kate Walsh 

Jeff Flugel: Red Dwarf

Jerry House: Teenagers from Outer Space; X Minus One: "Nightmare" (from Benet's "By the Waters of Babylon")

John Grant: Curtain at EightCrime Unlimited

Jonathan Lewis: Terror Beneath the Sea; Cowboy from Brooklyn

Karen Hannsberry: New York Confidential; Tom Neal

Kate Laity: Anna Karenina (2012 film)

Kelly Robinson: Eraserhead and silent film

Ken Levine: Larry Gelbart; blog party

Kristina Dijan: Criterion Blogathon: Day 4; Day 1; In Cold Blood; Eduardo Cianelli; The Florentine Dagger

Laura G: Two Weeks with Love; Night in New Orleans; Them!; Man-Proof; 30 in 30

Lucy Brown: Angel Face

Martin Edwards: The Scotland Yard Crime Museum; the Detection Club

Marty McKee: Blood Beast of Monster Mountain; Tales from the Darkside: The Movie; The Verdict; Narrow Margin (1990)

Mildred Perkins: Dead Rising: Watchtower; Longmire

Mystery Dave: Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen

Patricia Nolan-Hall: Sanjuro

Patti Abbott: Rachel, Rachel

Prashant Trikkanad: Chess in movies

Rick: Sydney Greenstreet; Family Affair: "Christmas Came a Little Early"

Rod Lott; Deliver Us from Evil; Never Say Never Again; Beowulf (2007); Murder Can Hurt You

"Rupert Pupkin": Living in Oblivion

Ruth: Criterion Blogathon; Ikiru; Daffy Duck

Sam Juliano: I Walked with a Zombie

Scott Cupp: Doctor Strange

Sergio Angelini: I Start Counting

Stacia Jones: The Deadly Bees; Phase IV; Hustle; Darling Lili

Stephen Bowie: Leigh Chapman

Stephen Gallagher: George Barris

Steve Lewis: Killshot Cry Danger; Thanks a Million; Silverfox  (Mason on Killshot some years back)

Television Obscurities: Hollywood Special (eventually aka ABC Sunday Night at the Movies)

Todd Mason: The Virgin Spring

Victoria Loomes: Sonia Delaunay

Vienna: Leslie Howard; Robert Ryan

Yvette Banek: Ministry of Fear


Prashant C. Trikannad said...

Todd, thanks for compiling the links including mine.

Todd Mason said...

Thank you, Prashant!

Anonymous said...

Todd, a big thank you for consistently adding links to my place in your round-ups. I really appreciate it.


Todd Mason said...

Not at all, Colin. Thank you.