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Archive for the ‘Film’ Category

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    That’s a Wrap – 1967 Point Blank Party

    • 2373 Views • 1960s, Film, Hanging OutComments Off

    When English director John Boorman had completed filming the classic 1967 thriller Point Blank, he decided to celebrate the occasion by bringing a slice of swinging sixties London to sunny Los Angeles in America for the wrap party. Mingling amongst the...

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    Swinging Sixties Japanese Film Posters

    • 11568 Views • 1960s, Art, Film, Poster1 Comment

    When it comes to reinterpreting ideas and still coming up with something seemingly new and original the Japanese take a lot of beating and here for your perusal is a great case in point. Western movie posters from the 1960s repackaged for the Japanese market...

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    Lana Wood and The Leopard

    • 2682 Views • 1960s, FilmComments Off

    Hot on the paws of of our Black Leopard book covers post, we bring you some more big cat shenanigans from the sixties as we take a look at some shots of actress Lana Wood and a Leopard. In this latest feline feature we have Natalie Wood’s younger...

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    View-Master – Keeping it Unreel

    • 2662 Views • 1970s, 1980s, Film1 Comment

    If you were a proud owner of a View-Master stereoscope as a child of the seventies or eighties, you may be wondering how you missed out on such reels as Star Wars, Death Race 2000, Blood Beach and Fritz the Cat. Don’t worry, there wasn’t an adult...

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    Woody Allen and Tamara Dobson

    • 2125 Views • 1970s, Film, Hanging OutComments Off

    It seems to be quite the fashion in media circles these days to wage war on Woody Allen and criticise him at every turn. Whilst we’d be the first to admit not all his films over the years have reached the heights of Annie Hall we would also defend him, his...