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Flug in Gefahr (1964)

“…und hatte keinen Fisch zum Abendessen…”   [Translated title:  Flight In Danger] Director:  Theo Metzger Starring:  Hanns Lothar, Ingmar Zeisberg, Günther Neutze, Benno Sterzenbach, Klaus Schwarzkopf, Wolfgang Stumpf, Willy Semmelrogge, Heinz Weiss, Günther Hoffmann, Rose-Renée Roth Screenplay:  Theo Metzger and … Continue reading

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The End Of The World (1916)

“It is God’s punishment…”   [Original title: Verdens Undergang] [aka The Flaming Sword aka The Last Judgement] Director:  August Blom Starring:  Olaf Fønss, Ebba Thomsen, Johanne Fritz-Petersen, Carl Lauritzen, Thorleif Lund, Alf Blütecher, Frederik Jacobsen, K. Zimmermann Screenplay:  Otto Rung … Continue reading

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Et Al. June22

The Golem (1915, incomplete) Original title: Der Golem; also known as: Monster Of Fate. This was supposedly the first filming of Gustav Meyrink’s novel, Der Golem, which itself drew upon Jewish folklore in its tale of 16th century Rabbi Judah … Continue reading

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Et Al. Feb22

The Intruder (1933) As the ocean liner SS Intruder is struck by a violent storm, Captain Rush (Allan Cavan) learns that one of the passengers, Gardiner, has been murdered. Rush arrives at the scene to discover a man rifling the … Continue reading

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Jaws: The Revenge (1987)

“Come and get me, you son of a bitch!”   [aka Jaws 4] Director:  Joseph Sargent Starring:  Lorraine Gary, Lance Guest, Mario Van Peebles, Michael Caine, Karen Young, Judith Barsi, Lynn Whitfield, Mitchell Anderson Screenplay:  Michael de Guzman     … Continue reading

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Et Al. Nov21

House Of Mystery (1934) Based upon the play The Ape by Adam Shirk. Under the guise of an archaeological expedition, Prendergast (Clay Clement) seeks the treasure of an Indian temple; he also outrages the followers of Kali by killing a … Continue reading

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Fright (1971)

“I’m going to make a phone-call myself, to the institution—then I’m going to come back here and tell you you’ve got nothing to worry about…”   [aka The Killer Is In The House aka Night Legs] Director:  Peter Collinson Starring:  … Continue reading

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Jaws 3-D (1983)

“It was a shark. It was a shark with a bite radius about a yard across.” “Don’t be silly. That would indicate a shark of some thirty-five feet in length!”   [aka Jaws 3 aka Jaws III] Director:  Joe Alves … Continue reading

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The Lost City (1935) (Part 2)

  “Science can accomplish ANYTHING!”   Director:  Harry Revier Starring:  William “Stage” Boyd, Kane Richmond, Claudia Dell, Eddie Fetherstone, Billy Bletcher, Josef Swickard, George “Gabby” Hayes, Margot D’Use, Jerry Frank, Sam Baker, William Millman, Ralph Lewis, Milburn Morante Screenplay:  Zelma … Continue reading

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The Lost City (1935) (Part 1)

“You are in the Lost City of the Ligurians. As you may know, the Ligurians were master-scientists. I am the last of that race—carrying on the electro-magnetic traditions of my people!”   Director:  Harry Revier Starring:  William “Stage” Boyd, Kane … Continue reading

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