Category Archives: Films and Video

Information on films both nostalgic and contemporary, talks about available videos, even video rental kiosks and the like.

Max von Sydow, Swedish star of Bergman films, ‘The Exorcist,’ dies at 90

Max von Sydow, Swedish star of Bergman films, on The Bob Edwards Show. Continue reading

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Rebecca Skloot and The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Over 60 years ago, doctors took cells from a cancer patient in Baltimore. She died soon afterward, forgotten to everyone except her family. But her cells became immortal and famous – known as HeLa. HeLa cells were the first to … Continue reading

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So I’ve been going through some old videotapes…

I’ve been going through old video tapes, and have found treasure mixed in with the cruft. Continue reading

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Johnny Depp talks ‘Lone Ranger’ reboot

Johnny Depp as Tonto. Just when you thought things couldn’t get worse. Continue reading

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First Flier for the 2011 Cincinnati Old Time Radio and Nostalgia Convention

Received this morning from Bob Burchett the first flier for next May’s Old Time Radio and Nostalgia Convention in Cincinnati, Ohio. Continue reading

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To Boldly Go…or not.

Anyone who has known me since my misspent youth is asking me if I’m going to go to the Star Trek movie opening in theaters nationwide. So to put this at rest once-and-for-all, the answer is a definitive no. But … Continue reading

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Free Rentals Using Redbox Codes!

I’ve started a new page to track free RedBox codes…these allow you a free one-night rental from RedBox kiosk vending machines around the country! Click-through to the blog for more info. Continue reading

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