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4/19/09 = 4/15/07

Posted in Show Notes, Videodrome Classic with tags , , , on April 20, 2009 by Hank

We’re taking the week off.  To make things up to you, the Videodrome Assassins, we’re offering up this classic episode of Videodrome from April 15, 2007.  It includes a Hank, who is by his reckoning, much funnier here than he is now, a game of dislikes, and our review of one of our favorite movies (“Super-SOUL!”).

Hope you enjoy it!

Click here to listen to this Videodrome Classic episode.

On the show:

Vanishing Point
Vanishing Point (1971)

Miracle
Miracle (2004)

– Tonight’s score: Sex Mob’s Din Of Inequity

3/8/09

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , , , on March 10, 2009 by Hank

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On tonight’s show:

Watchmen
Watchmen (2009)

Heaven Can Wait
Heaven Can Wait (1943)

– Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.: Colleen Howe – Mrs. Hockey

– Tonight’s score: Guido Nielsen plays The Complete Works of James Scott

3/1/09

Posted in Show Notes, Videodrome On-The-Go with tags , , , , , , on March 3, 2009 by Hank

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On tonight’s show:

Star Wait
Star Wait (2005)

Invasion of the Body Snatchers
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)

Seven Days To Noon
Seven Days To Noon (1950)

– Videodrome On-The-Go: Wondercon wrap-up

– Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.: Paul Harvey – radio god; Conchita Cintrón – most successful female bullfighter of all time

– Tonight’s score: Two dudes’ music for Max Payne.

2/22/09

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , , on February 24, 2009 by Hank

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A live Oscar telecast broadcast!

Hear: Hank “live via satellite,” commentating on the 81st Academy Awards Ceremony!

Hear: Mr. Salamander at the station, running things as usual!

also:

The Stanford Theatre Winter Program is amazing.  Check it out here!

Apartment For Peggy
Apartment For Peggy (1948)

2/15/09

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , , , , on February 16, 2009 by Hank

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Tonight:

Hobson's Choice
Hobson’s ChoiceThe Criterion Collection (1954)

– San Jose Sharks recent losses discussed.

– Current trailer roundup:
The Inglourious Basterds – QT + WWII = A-OK
The Last House on the Left – Spare us the indie-rock cover of Sweet Child O’ Mine.
Medea Goes To Jail – Nice machine gun.

– Interesting Death of the Week with B.K. – Willem Johan Kolff – Medical badass, artificial organ inventor

– Tonight’s score: Duke Ellington’s surprise lecture leading into his Afro-Eurasian Eclipse

2/8/09

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , , , , on February 9, 2009 by Hank

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Waltz With Bashir

Waltz with Bashir (2008)

Unforgivable Blackness

Unforgivable Blackness (2004)

Italian Spiderman (2008)

– Del Shannon Suicide Day (2/8/90)

– RIP Lux Interior, The Cramps – musician extraordinaire

– Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.:  James Whitmore – actor, Miracle Gro man; Ben Blank – inventor of TV news graphics

– Tonight’s score: Hank Mobley’s Messages

Show Notes 2009

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , on January 24, 2009 by Hank

Here’s everything we’ve talked about in 2009:

1/25/09

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Hangover Square
Hangover Square (1945)

– Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.: Billy Werber – oldest living major league ballplayer

– Tonight’s score: Alejandro Amenabar’s music for The Others

1/18/09

Magnificent Obsession
Magnificent Obsession (1954) – The Criterion Collection

Wanted
Wanted (2008)

– Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.: Patrick McGoohan – Legendary Actor, The Prisoner, Danger Man; Ricardo Montalban – Legendary Actor, owner of real pecs
– Tonight’s score: Lee Morgan’s Lee-Way

1/11/09

The Wrestler
The Wrestler (2008)

Gran Torino
Gran Torino (2008)

– Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.: Bob Wilkins – Host of KTVU’s Creature Featuresbobwilkins.net
– Tonight’s score: The Count Basie Orchestra – Count Plays Duke Continue reading

Show Notes 2008…

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , on December 28, 2008 by Hank

This is it.  Everything we have talked about on Videodrome for all of 2008.   (Well, almost everything.)

12/28/08
The Spirit (2008)
Valkyrie (2008)
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
The Third Man (Criterion Collection) Blu-Ray (1949)
– Interesting Death of the Week with Hank (way to sleep on the job, B.K.): Eartha Kitt – singer, Catwoman; Harold Pinter – playwright
– music – score to The Man Who Wasn’t There

12/21/08
Encounters at the End of the World (2008)
– Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.: Majel Barrett (Rodenberry) – wife of Star Trek creator, actress; W. Mark Felt – Deep Throat; John Byrne – lead singer of The Count Five; Peter Brothers – WWII ace British Pilot
– music – Vince Guaraldi’s score to A Charlie Brown Christmas

12/14/08
The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)
Profiles In History Auction 33 – One of the most amazing movie memorabilia auctions of all time.
– Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.: Bettie Page – legend; William S. Stevens – writer of The Common Law Origins of the
Infield Fly Rule

– music – Bernard Herrmann’s score to The Day the Earth Stood Still

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Show Notes: 10/19/08

Posted in Show Notes with tags , , , on October 20, 2008 by Hank

Herschell Gordon Lewis’ Blood Feast (1963)

Somebody’s Remember The Titans (for serious…) (2000)

Interesting Death of the Week with B.K.:
Ben Weider – Bodybuilding Promoter, Napoleonic Scholar

Tonight’s Soundtrack: Georges Montalba’s High Fidelity Pipe Organ Favorites