Just a note to let you know why there’s no MFTB199 this week (spoiler in the title). We will be back. Thanks!
Archive for January, 2012
A married lawyer (Edward Everett Horton) goes from hard-charging to skirt-chasing when the clock strikes 8pm, and sees a way to escape his mother-in-law when a man who can impersonate him arrives. Of course, it’s not that simple. 1931. Part 1 of 2.
When Bugsy makes trouble at the concert, Garry must defend rock’n’roll, his career and his reputation with the kids in a television courtroom trial. With music from Fats Domino, Big Joe Turner and Tommy Charles. Part 2 of 2.
The hosts of a tv dance show (Mike Connors and Sterling Holloway) see rock’n’roll as a positive influence on teenagers, but a gangster and a group for decency disagree. Features performances by Fats Domino and Big Joe Turner. 1956. Part 1 of 2.
Original movie from Internet Archive
Movie info from IMDB
MFTB22 – Rock Rock Rock! part 1
Mike Connors @ Brian’s Drive-In Theater
Sterling Holloway @ Film Buff Online
Fats Domino @ Wikipedia
Big Joe Turner @ Cascade Blues Association