Trailers From Hell
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The Panic in Needle Park

Drug addicts! Who in 1970 really knew what life was like for them? Jerry Schatzberg, Joan Didion and John Gregory Dunne’s story of hell on the streets of NYC provided a stunning debut for Al Pacino — and should have … Continue reading

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The Ninth Configuration (Region B UK)

Savant UK correspondent Lee Broughton analyzes one of his favorite pictures starring Stacy Keach, who seemed to make only cult items in the ’70s and ’80s. William Peter Blatty dishes out a thick mix of comedy and dark soul-searching about … Continue reading

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Forbidden Hollywood Volume 10

Woo hoo! The pre-Code marvels return for one last go-round — tales of sin and moral turpitude but also serious pictures about social issues that the Production Code effectively swept from Hollywood screens — financial crimes and ethnic bigotry. Forbidden … Continue reading

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EAT THAT QUESTION: FRANK ZAPPA IN HIS OWN WORDS

Eat That Question: Frank Zappa In His Own Words takes its title from a song found on the composer’s 1972 fusion album The Grand Wazoo, and there may be no better preparation for the Frank Zappa revealed in director Thorston … Continue reading