Wilder Napalm

I’m someone who certainly enjoys sitting in front of a fireplace in winter, or around a firepit in the summer. Still, fire is something that is slightly scary to me. It’s just so unpredictable, and in the part of the world where I live, wildfires do happen from time to time. When my son was…

Forgotten Filmcast Ep 138: This Could Be the Night

On the new episode of the Forgotten Filmcast, Todd is joined by JR Jordan, author of Robert Wise: The Motion Pictures, to discuss the director’s 1957 film This Could Be the Night. Download the Show:iTunesPodomaticYour Listen Show Notes:Robert Wise: The Motion Pictures Movies Discussed:This Could Be the NightThe Sand PebblesElmer Gantry Music:“Protofunk” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed…

Starchaser: The Legend of Orin

You can’t really blame any film producers of the 80’s for trying to copy Star Wars. Lucas’ galaxy far far away was a success of never-before-seen proportions. To get just a fraction of that kind of return would be well worth a few verbal jabs claiming you to be a ripoff artist. Eight years after…

The Perils of Gwendoline in the Land of the Yik-Yak

Though she appeared in a number of films throughout the 80’s, Tawny Kitaen will always be known, first and foremost, for one thing: dancing on the hood of a car in that Whitesnake video.  Like Phoebe Cates emerging from the swimming pool, it’s one of the most iconic pop culture images of the decade.  The…