Making the Grade

I always consider 1984 to be the year that really got the teen movie trend of the 80’s going in a big way. It saw the release of films like The Karate Kid, Revenge of the Nerds, and, most importantly, Sixteen Candles; the directorial debut of 80’s teen movie sage John Hughes. There are, however,…

Forgotten Filmcast Episode 136: Once You Kiss a Stranger…

On the new episode of the Forgotten Filmcast, Todd is joined by Tom Lisanti from sixtiescinema.com to discuss the 1969 film Once You Kiss a Stranger…; a loose remake of the Alfred Hitchcock classic Strangers on a Train. Download the Show: iTunes Podomatic Your Listen Show Notes: Sixties Cinema Tom on Twitter Films Discussed: Once…

Loose Cannons

The evolution of the buddy cop film is an unusual thing. They began pretty straightforward…one’s a young guy, one’s an old guy. Perhaps it’s one’s a black guy, one’s a white guy. Before you knew it we had one is an alien and one is a human or one’s Whoopi Goldberg and one is a…

Forgotten Filmcast Episode 135: Jesse James vs. The Daltons

Well, while you’re shut up inside your house, why not check out the latest episode of the Forgotten Filmcast. This time Todd is joined by Toby Roan from 50 Westerns from the Fifties to talk about a 1954 3-D western directed by William Castle, Jesse James vs The Daltons. Download the Show: iTunes Podomatic Your…