Cinema

The Inheritance - 1962 - Music by Takemitsu

Film Music Of Toru Takemitsu – Two By Kobayashi – Past Daily: Nights At The Round Table

Takemitsu – 1. Hymn For A Tired Man (1968) – 2.The Inheritance (1962) – Films Directed by Masaki Kobayashi – Film Music of Toru Takemitsu – Patrons take note – non-Patrons, give it some thought: Become a Patron! Film Music to end the weekend – not just any film music,...

Binnie Barnes - interview 1944

Hollywood Gossip And A Word From Binnie Barnes – 1944 – Past Daily Weekend Pop Chronicles

Hollywood Preview – sponsored by Koret Of California – October 1944 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Hollywood in wartime – despite shortages in the labor force, with many actors joining up for service, there was still a thriving industry, cranking out a wide range of films for sheer entertainment...

René Clair

Arthur Knight Has A Word Or Two With René Clair – 1958 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Arthur Knight in conversation with René Clair – Recorded November 22, 1958 – WNYC-FM – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The history of Cinema is a long one – when you think about the technical advances, the changes in style, the milestones that paved the way for new voices and...

Spirit Of St. Louis - premiere

Going To The Movies – Spirit Of St. Louis Premiere – 1957 – Past Daily Holiday Pop Chronicles

Spirit Of St. Louis – Premiere at Egyptian Theatre – Monitor Australia – April 11, 1957 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Going to the Movies – going to a premiere. A Hollywood ritual, much more so in 1957 than it is sixty-one years later. This one is set at...

Foreign Intrigue

Foreign Intrigue – Trapeze – 1956 – Soundtracks Of 1950s Cinema – Past Daily Nights At The Round Table

Soundtrack Recordings 1. Foreign Intrigue (Paul Durand) MGM – 2. Trapeze (Muir Mathieson) – Columbia – 1956 – Original 78 recordings. Lesser-known soundtracks to 1950s films tonight. Both these films are from 1956 and are poles apart in story and direction. Foreign Intrigue is a 1956 American Eastmancolor film noir...

King Vidor - Marion Davies

An Interview With King Vidor – 1975 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

King Vidor – In Conversation With Arthur Knight – March 3, 1975 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Unless you’re a film student or devoted to the history of Cinema, the name King Vidor may not ring many bells with you. The history of Cinema, particularly the early days, is...

Jules et Jim

Music From Jules et Jim – Georges Delerue – 1962 – Past Daily Nights At The Round Table

Jules et Jim – Original Soundtrack – Philips ep 432.728 – 1962 – Diving back into vinyl this weekend for the original soundtrack recording to Francois Truffaut‘s landmark film Jules et Jim from 1962, composed by the veteran film composer Georges Delerue, who frequently collaborated with Truffaut throughout his career...

Jerry Lewis with Dean Martin

Jerry Lewis Has A Word Or Two About Jerry Lewis – 2005 – (1926-2017) – Past Daily Pop Chronicles: Tribute Edition

Jerry Lewis – Interview with Terry Gross – NPR: Fresh Air – October 25, 2005 – National Public Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Jerry Lewis is gone. Most people have come to know him as the “guy on the Muscular Dystrophy Telethons”. Still others remember the long career...

Jesse Lasky jr. talks about Jesse Lasky Sr.

Lasky On Lasky – Jesse Lasky Jr. Talks About Jesse Lasky Sr. 1975 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Jesse Lasky (jr.) talks about Jesse Lasky (sr.) Conversation with Arthur Knight – 1975 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Jesse Lasky Sr., a name synonymous with the early days of Hollywood and one of its most famous figures during what became known as “The Golden Days Of Hollywood’ –...