Monthly Archives: February 2016

The Mary Lou Williams Collection 1927-59 2 CD’s

THE MARY LOU WILLIAMS COLLECTION 1927-1959-CD 1 [2:42] 1. Midnight Stomp [3:11] 2. Down In Gallion [2:38] 3. Mess-A-Stomp [3:09] 4. Froggy Bottom [2:55] 5. Nite Life [2:39] 6. Dallas Blues [2:40] 7. Walkin’ And Swingin’ [2:59] 8. Bear Cat … Continue reading

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Trans-Atlantic Tunnel (The Tunnel) (1935)

SF movie with a soap opera element that sinks in its own suds. Despite a number of good scenes the SF element ends up taking a back seat. Decent drama but if you’re looking for a good early SF movie … Continue reading

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April In Paris-Count Basie and His Orchestra (1956)

[3:46] 1. April In Paris [5:14] 2. Corner Pocket [4:42] 3. Didn’t You [3:57] 4. Sweetie Cakes [3:05] 5. Magic [5:13] 6. Shiny Stockings [3:18] 7. What Am I Here For [3:12] 8. Midgets [3:22] 9. Mambo Inn [3:05] 10. … Continue reading

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The Frozen Ghost (1945)

Don’t let the title keep you away thinking it’s a cheap horror movie. It’s a good suspense film well worth checking out. Alex Gregor (Lon Chaney,Jr.) is radio mentalist Gregor The Great. One night he and his assistant Maura (Evelyn … Continue reading

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The Dagmar Story (1951)

Thought to be a pilot for a sitcom with one of TV’s earliest and biggest stars,Dagmar. The show features Edna Markey as Ma Lewis and Robert Emhardt as Pa Lewis. Art Carney is her fast talking, unemployed cousin Artie who … Continue reading

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Just Off Broadway (1942)

Welcome to the amateur hour. This sixth entry in the Mike Shayne series is a disgrace to Brett Halliday’s creation. As a fan of the book series I was disgusted with how the hard boiled character was trashed. The preceding … Continue reading

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Destination Moon Soundtrack-Leith Stevens (1950)

Prelude Planning and Building of the Great Rocket In Outer Space The Crater Harpalus Exploring the Moon The Dilemma Escape from the Moon and Finale

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