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video 51:30 "Midnight Movies"- Part One- The Saga Of The Midnight Movie Culture

"Midnight Movies"- Part One- The Saga Of T...

In the 70’s, certain films began attracting a new brand of film enthusiast..This is the tale of the movies most responsible for this phenomonon, “El Topo”, “Night Of The Living Dead”, “Pink Flamingos”, “The Harder They Come”, “Rocky Horror Picture Show” and “Eraserhead.” 56 Minutes.

Posted by Rich Buckland, 02/11/2010 09:33 PM

video 34:47 "Soul Power"- Part Two- Featuring James Brown, Muhammad Ali, The Crusaders, Celia Cruz, Big Black

"Soul Power"- Part Two- Featuring James Br...

The final installment of the documentary depicting the famed 3 day African music festival held in Zaire in 1974.The concert was designed to coincide with the Muhammad Ali/George Foreman heavyweight title fight of that same year and brought incredible artists together for a thrilling event. 35 Min.

Posted by Rich Buckland, 02/03/2010 09:09 PM

video 57:35 "Soul Power''- Part One- Featuring James Brown, Muhammad Ali, B.B. King, Celia Cruz, Bill Withers, The Crusaders, Miriam Makeba and The Spinners

"Soul Power''- Part One- Featuring James B...

Muhammad Ali and George Foreman were preparing to do battle in Kinshasa, Zaire in 1974. In conjunction with this event, Don King staged a music festival the likes of which the African world had never seen. It was the Black Woodstock and is documented here for the first time. 58 Minutes..

Posted by Rich Buckland, 01/27/2010 07:04 AM

video 58:39 The Steve Allen Plymouth Show- With Jack Kerouac, Frankie Laine and William Bendix- An Historical Evening Of Silliness, Melody and Literary History!

The Steve Allen Plymouth Show- With Jack K...

After introducing America to Lenny Bruce, Steve Allen took a literal literary step in the evolution of network T.V. Steve talked NBC into having a man named Kerouac read from his historical document “On The Road” during a prime time special. This is that entire program from Nov.16, 1959. 1 Hr

Posted by Rich Buckland, 01/17/2010 07:40 AM

video 81:49 "Spine Tingler- The William Castle Story" A Holiday Horror Treat Presented By Renaissance With Many Thanks To Sony Pictures- 80 Min

"Spine Tingler- The William Castle Story" ...

His name was William Castle. His films included “The Tingler” “13 Ghosts” “House On Haunted Hill” and “Homocidal.” He was a B movie master of insane intensity. Castle utilized zany methods of promotion which produced years of fun within the shock cinema genre. This is his story.

Posted by Rich Buckland, 12/23/2009 12:04 AM

video 13:30 Muhammad Ali's 50th Birthday Celebration With Dan Ackroyd, The Four Tops and Howard Cossell

Muhammad Ali's 50th Birthday Celebration W...

In 1993 ABC presented a 50th birthday special honoring Muhammad Ali. This broadcast featured a variety of artists.We are pleased to offer two segments from that program. The first is a tribute which features Howard Cossell and the second displays the talents of the great Four Tops. 14 Minutes. ENJOY

Posted by Rich Buckland, 12/04/2009 12:54 PM

video 79:44 Playhouse 90- "Days of Wine and Roses"-Live Telecast, Broadcast  October 2, 1958- Featuring Cliff Robertson and Piper Laurie. Happy Birthday, AA co founder Bill Wilson, November 26, 1895-January 24, 1971

Playhouse 90- "Days of Wine and Roses"-Liv...

This 90-minute telecast was presented live with tape inserts on October 2, 1958 and was the second episode of the third season of the anthology series Playhouse 90 on CBS. Costume changes were made possible because the Alcoholics Anonymous scenes were shot on the day prior to the live telecast.

Posted by Rich Buckland, 11/25/2009 01:37 PM

video 97:30 The Newport Folk Festival- 1963-1966- Full Film- Featuring Donavon, Judy Collins, Bob Dylan, Pete Seeger, Howlin Wolf, Johnny Cash, Mike Bloomfield, Paul Butterfield, Peter, Paul and Mary Plus Many Other Folk and Blues Legends!

The Newport Folk Festival- 1963-1966- Full...

We are pleased to present “Festival”, the Murray Lerner film which captures magnificent footage from the King of all festivals, Newport. This compilation defines a history of influential legends the likes of which we shall never see again.

Posted by Rich Buckland, 11/14/2009 12:26 PM