Based on a Rudyard Kipling story and packed with spectacle, humor, excitement and bold twists of fate. John Huston’s film of “The Man Who Would Be King”. Sean Connery and Michael Caine – chins out, shoulders squared and with a sly wink – star as British sergeants Danny Dravot and Peachy Carnehan. The Empire was built by men like these two. Now they’re out to build their own empire, venturing into remote Kafiristan to become rich as kings.
A little film noir action this week! Award winning host Kristyn Burtt joins us to talk about one of her all time favorite films. A desperate mother. A seedy business man. Death. Intrigue. Incredible black and white cinematography. The role which won Joan Crawford an Academy Award. ‘Mildred Pierce’ has got it all!
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One of Juan’s all time favorite films, and of course to Lee’s chagrin, it’s in black and white. Strap in for a Twilight Zone-like story of tension and paranoia, featuring an incredible cast, from a fantastic director.
Analog is making a comeback. Kodak is bringing back Ektachrome film for a new generation of Super 8 cameras. The Super 8 Camera features some new tricks like audio input and a handy flip out LCD. We’re way more excited for a film camera than we should be…