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Archive for the ‘Film’ Category

  • Mexican film

    Bikinis Y Rock – Groovy Seventies Mexican Film

    • 957 Views • 1970s, Film, Music, UncategorizedNo Comments

    There are films where the music doesn’t quite match up to the plot and acting then there are films where the music is really the only reason you’re likely to watch the film. To be honest Bikinis y rock falls into the latter category but the music really...

  • Japanese 1970s film posters

    Super Seventies Japanese Film Posters

    • 12202 Views • 1970s, Film, PosterNo Comments

    Here we have the long awaited sequel to our Swinging sixties Japanese film posters feature. This time we head back to the seventies and focus on Western movie posters recreated for the general public in Japan. Now take a seat, grab your overpriced...

  • Art of Frank McCarthy

    Frank McCarthy’s Movie Poster Magic

    • 5927 Views • 1960s, 1970s, Art, Film, PosterNo Comments

    In another of our occasional posts on little-known artists who created very well-known film posters we take a brief look at the life and art of Frank McCarthy a man you quite possibly have never heard of but, if you have even a passing interest in movies (and...

  • 1967 rap party

    That’s a Wrap – 1967 Point Blank Party

    • 12185 Views • 1960s, Film, Hanging OutNo Comments

    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...

  • Our Man Flint

    Swinging Sixties Japanese Film Posters

    • 24031 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...

  • Lana Wood

    Lana Wood and The Leopard

    • 9575 Views • 1960s, FilmNo Comments

    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...