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Archive for the ‘Film’ Category

  • A Nostalgic Look At The Future – The Sleeper House

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    “I’m a clarinet player in 1973, I go into the hospital for a lousy operation, I wake up 200 years later and I’m Flash Gordon! said the Woody Allen Character Miles Monroe in the film Sleeper.  As the Sculptured house in Colorado resembles...

  • Planet of The Apes – Behind The Scenes

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    It’s time to go ape for these behind the scenes photos from the original Planet of The Apes film and actor Roddy McDowall’s home video footage. Among the snaps from the 1968 movie are actress Kim Hunter puffing away on a cigarette...

  • The Sublime Soledad Miranda

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    If you’re a fan of Spanish cult vixen vampire horror films or into obscure groovy Soundtrack albums, then you’ve probably seen the star of Vampyros Lesbos – Soledad Miranda, either on a late night showing of the film or on...

  • That’s All Folks – The End

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    This Voices of East Anglia post is brought to you in glorious technicolour. Here are a collection of pictures from The End group on Flickr. The stills are from various film endings, some of them well known and some not. If you want to know the name of the...

  • Hammer Time – Film Posters

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    With Halloween just around the corner, what better time for Hammer Films to unleash their new selection of official prints from their vast back catalogue of movies...

  • Ten Famous People with Vinyl

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    Earlier in the year Dangerous Minds website ran a series of pictures called Famous people hanging out with their vinyl.So we thought we’d have a dig around the world wide web to see if there are anymore – and there are. On our cyber travels we...

  • Bootleg Film Posters

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    And it goes a little something like this. In Ghana they have travelling movie shows that screen Bootlegs of various western movies to audiences around the country. To promote the film screenings, the artists from Ghana recreate their own version of the...

  • Thunder Soul – The Kashmere Stage Band

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    This is the story of the Kashmere Stage Band, a bunch of school kids from Houston, Texas who between 1968 and 1977 created some of the dirtiest, nastiest funk music to come out of the southern states. This is also a story that is so good you couldn’t better...

  • Want to buy a record with Mel Blanc?

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    Here’s “The Man of a Thousand Voices” Mel Blanc in a 1951 colour film called “Wanna buy a record”.The film stars the voice behind the cartoon characters of Warner Bros and Hanna Barbera as a record dealer in California. That’s...

  • Alternate Universe Film Posters

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    Alternate Universe posters are the work of artist Sean Hartter. The posters for various films are reimagined in different decades with different actors and directors.We’ve selected some of our favourites, but if want to see loads more check the Art of...