Friday, December 02, 2016

BATTLE AT BLOODY BEACH / SQUAD CAR


Here’s a Palm Springs double feature from June, 1961 with two Fox releases that have no video release that I know of. BATTLE AT BLOODY BEACH (1961), one of two features directed by Hitchcock associate Herbert Coleman, was set in the WW2-era Philippines. SQUAD CAR (1960) was a crime flick lensed in Arizona.

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Upstate New York Notables: Stud Cole


Stud Cole/Patrick Tirone (1943–1997), musician, born in Buffalo, Erie County.

Sunday, December 27, 2015

Upstate New York Notables: Anne Francis


Anne Francis (1930–2011), actress, born in Ossining, Westchester County.

Monday, October 12, 2015

THE ANGRY RED PLANET / SUSAN SLEPT HERE

Palm Springs' Village Theatre screened this mismatched double-feature back in May, 1960. The weird science fiction flick THE ANGRY RED PLANET (1959) was released by AIP in 1960, while SUSAN SLEPT HERE was a 1954 RKO Christmas-themed comedy starring Dick Powell and Debbie Reynolds.


Saturday, August 01, 2015

CARRY ON NURSE

The El Paseo in Palm Springs screened the second in the UK's Carry On series, 1959's CARRY ON NURSE featuring Shirley Eaton, in April, 1960. It was distributed in the US by Governor Films.


Tuesday, June 02, 2015

Upstate New York Notables: Jill Flint


Jill Flint (1977–), actress, born in Cherry Valley, Otsego County.

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Upstate New York Notables: Jeff the Drunk


Jeff Curro/Jeff the Drunk (1967–), Howard Stern Wack Pack member, born in Berne, Albany County.