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How to Beat the High Cost of Living (1980) How to Beat the High Cost of Living (1980)

Late tonight on this-TV. Heist comedy. Jane Curtin, Susan Saint James, Jessica Lange, Richard Benjamin, Dabney Coleman.

Thursday Radio: How Love Came to Professor Guildea Thursday Radio: How Love Came to Professor Guildea

From Escape. 1948. Listening to the idiot gibberings of a parrot. Paul Frees as the parrot. From the horror story by Robert S. Hichens. Wiki- (“Guildea”) was not initially well-received, with Frederic Taber Cooper calling the story “a hideous bit of morbidity” and Edmund Wilson dismissing the story as “trash”. Later…

Hey Hey, My My Hey Hey, My My

Hold on to your butts.

Newmann the Great Newmann the Great

The Master Mentalist.

The Phynx (1970) The Phynx (1970)

Weird cult film I had never heard of with a long list of celebrity cameos. Also mentioned on the In Memoriam Gottfried podcast. Once little seen and almost lost, but resurrected by Warner Archive. Rock and Roll and Albania. Albania, Albania, you border on the Adriatic.

The Woman in the Window (1944) The Woman in the Window (1944)

Directed by Fritz Lang. Cinematography by Milton R. Krasner. Edward G. Robinson.  Never seen it.  There is a decent print on Youtube, and a terrible one to avoid.  Coming up next.

Self Portrait - Leonora Carrington Self Portrait - Leonora Carrington

1937-38. Metropolitan Museum of Art.

E.L. Fudge E.L. Fudge


Panos Cosmatos - The Movies That Made Me Panos Cosmatos - The Movies That Made Me

With Josh Olson and Joe Dante on Trailers From Hell. Podcast. New.

Musical Interlude: You May Be Right Musical Interlude: You May Be Right

I’ve been stranded in the combat zone.

Serpico Serpico

1976-77 NBC. 16 episodes.

Mild-Mannered Reporter Clark Kent Mild-Mannered Reporter Clark Kent

Guess you recognize me now, without the glasses? Bullet race, huh?

The Ken Berry 'Wow' Show The Ken Berry 'Wow' Show

Wow. From the In Memoriam ep. of the Gilbert Gottfried podcast. Ken Berry. 1972 ABC summer sketch comedy with cast of soon to be stars. Teri Garr, Steve Martin, Bob Einstein (writer). 6 episodes.

2018 In Memoriam on The Amazing Colossal Podcast 2018 In Memoriam on The Amazing Colossal Podcast

Gilbert was friends with James Karen. Everyone was friends with James Karen. Plus: Penny Marshall, Jerry Van Dyke, Chuck McCann, John Mahoney, Margot Kidder, Tab Hunter, Ricky Jay, Burt Reynolds turns down 007.

The Corner Bar The Corner Bar

Wow, this guy has an amazing Youtube channel, with lots of rarities. I couldn’t find much of anything on The Corner Bar. ABC 1972-73. Eugene Roche, Anne Meara, J.J. Barry, Vincent Schiavelli, Ron Carey. 16 episodes, two seasons, with cast changes.

Super Bowl LIII Super Bowl LIII

Game is on CBS and I don’t get that channel with my crappy antenna. Went upstairs to check the HD TV and no good there either. Might improve when the sun goes down. There are a bunch of parties in New Orleans tonight for people not to watch the game. This is your Super Bowl open thread anyway.

Tan 'N' Wash Tan 'N' Wash

Apparently Mr. Trump’s fine tan is due to good genes. Just like Cliff Clavin. Look how white I used to be.

Taste the Gusto Life Taste the Gusto Life

New 1974 Schlitz sea rescue.

The Master Touch (1972) The Master Touch (1972)

Heist film coming up next. Found on Youtube. Kirk Douglas. I was looking for this solely because of the great poster art. Supposed to have a good car chase. (Update) This is my new favorite movie just for the fight scenes. They’re great. That car chase is insanely over the top but also very funny.

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