Isle Of The Dead

1945 RKO RADIO PICTURES Directed by Mark Robson Produced by Val Lewton Written by Ardel Wray Music by Leigh Harline Cinematography by Jack MacKenzie Edited by Lyle Boyer Those of you who are fans of horror movies are probably well acquainted with the career of Val Lewton. Even though he didn’t direct any of his […]

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Once Upon A Time In The West

1969 Paramount Pictures Directed by Sergio Leone Produced by Bino Cicogna Written by Dario Argento, Bernardo Bertolucci, Sergio Leone and Sergio Donatti Music by Ennio Morricone Three men wait a remote train station.  One man (Al Mulock) endlessly cracks his knuckles.  The second man (Woody Strode) stands underneath a leak in the water tower. Eventually […]

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A Boy And His Dog

1975 LQ/JAF Written and Directed by L.Q. Jones Produced by Alvy Moore Based on the novella by Harlan Ellison Music by Tim McIntire/Ray Manzarek/Jaime Mendoza-Nava Cinematography by John Arthur Morrill Edited by Scott Conrad Science Fiction movies made today may be a lot of flash and spectacle, stuffed full of plastic characters with shallow motivations […]

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