(Skip to sidebar)

Archive for July, 2010

Episode 137 – The Desert Trail part 1

Posted in action, western on July 26th, 2010 by admin

John Wayne stars as a rodeo cowboy who has to be tough to collect the prize money he’s owed. But when the box office is robbed soon after with a man killed, the law comes after him. 1935.

Click here to subscribe
Click here to download directly
Different file sizes/formats from Internet Archive

Associated links
Original movie from Internet Archive
Movie info from IMDB
Official John Wayne site (Flash)
John Wayne @Wikipedia
Eddy Chandler @IMDB

Episode 136 – Big Fella part 2

Posted in comedy, musical on July 19th, 2010 by admin

As Joe (Paul Robeson) considers when to return Gerald, Spike may force his hand and cheat everyone out of the money.

(If it’s before midnight July 21st Toronto time, leave a comment here about which movie cowboy is featured next week: John Wayne or Roy Rogers! You can also post your vote at the MFTB Facebook page!)

Click here to subscribe
Click here to download directly
Different file sizes/formats from Internet Archive

Associated links
Big Fella @BFI Screenonline
Paul Robeson: “The artist must elect to fight for freedom or slavery” @links.org.au
Eslanda Goode Robeson @Wikipedia

Episode 135 – Big Fella part 1

Posted in comedy, musical on July 12th, 2010 by admin

Paul Robeson stars as a good-hearted dock worker in Marseilles, France who’s asked to help police find a missing English boy. But when he does find him, it may be more trouble than he’s worth. 1937.

Click here to subscribe
Click here to download directly
Different file sizes/formats from Internet Archive

Associated links
Original movie from Internet Archive
Movie info from IMDB
Paul Robeson @Wikipedia
The Paul Robeson Foundation
Paul Robeson singing “Ol’ Man River” in Show Boat @YouTube
Elisabeth Welch Obituary @The Independent newspaper

Episode 134 – Night Tide part 3

Posted in drama, fantasy, romance on July 5th, 2010 by admin

When Mora (Linda Lawson) acts even more strangely and proposes a deep sea dive on the day of a full moon, Johnny (Dennis Hopper) seriously wonders if he is destined to be her next victim. Part 3 of 3.

Click here to subscribe
Click here to download directly
Different file sizes/formats from Internet Archive

Associated links
Linda Lawson @AllMovie
Linda Lawson songs @YouTube
Annabel Lee @Wikipedia