Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Upstate New York Notables: Steve Cerio

Steve Cerio (1965–), artist, raised in Liverpool, Onondaga County.

Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Upstate New York Notables: Fred Beir


Fred Beir (1927–1980), actor, born in Niagara Falls, Niagara County.

Friday, April 21, 2017

ARRIVEDERCI, BABY / LOST COMMAND

Two 1966 flicks in a Palm Springs drive-in double-feature from January, 1967: a British comedy from Paramount paired with a Columbia war drama starring Anthony Quinn.


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.