The Satan Bug

Forgotten Filmcast Episode 75: The Satan Bug

On the new episode of the Forgotten Filmcast Todd is joined by Will Kouf of Silver Emulsion to discuss a forgotten film from director John Sturges…1965’s The Satan Bug. Download the Show: iTunes Podomatic Your Listen Show Notes: Silver Emulsion Will on Twitter Movies Discussed: The Satan Bug Neon Maniacs Demon Seed

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Wombling Free

I don’t know that I’ve ever really outgrown a lot of movies and TV shows that are created with kids in mind. My obsession with the Muppets should be evidence enough of that. Of course, every nation has it’s own unique creations when it comes to kids entertainment. Being a native of the US, I…

Senior Week 7

Senior Week

Our film today caused a bit of controversy back in the late 80’s. It’s opening scene, a dream sequence, features a high school student in a classroom full of female students…several of whom end up topless. The sexy teacher also ends up sans clothing. The scene was filmed at an actual high school…Palisades Park High…

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Walt Sent Me Episode 60: Tron

Greetings programs. You have been selected by the Master Control Program to join Kristen and Todd as they discuss the 1982 Disney feature film Tron. They also look at Donald Duck in the 1937 short Modern Inventions. Download the Show: iTunes Podomatic Your Listen

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The Ratings Game

Back in 1987 I remember going to see Throw Momma From the Train, which was touted as the directing debut of one of its stars, Danny DeVito. Well, it was and it wasn’t. It was the first film DeVito directed to receive a theatrical release. However, a few years earlier DeVito directed another film which…

Zero Hour

Forgotten Filmcast Episode 74: Zero Hour!

For this episode of the Forgotten Filmcast Todd is joined by Lee Grice from Small Press Big Mouth to look at the 1957 film which inspired the hit comedy Airplane! Dana Andrews and Sterling Hayden star in Zero Hour! Download the Show: iTunes Podomatic Your Listen Show Notes: Small Press Big Mouth Lee on Twitter…

The Misadventures of Merlin Jones 1

The Misadventures of Merlin Jones

I grew up on the Mickey Mouse Club. Even before the New Mickey Mouse Club was introduced in the late 70’s, I was watching reruns of the original 50’s version. I didn’t realize it wasn’t a current show and that all those kids were now adults. Of course the biggest star to come out of…