By Dan Delgado
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Telling lesser known stories of Hollywood history.
||CleanThe Ballad of Coy and Vance||The Dukes of Hazzard was a top ten show heading into its fifth season. That's when a report came out revealing just how much the show had earned in merchandising. And that's when the stars of that show realized how much they weren't getting. In this epi||11/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStaring at the Sunn||Aliens, mountain men, and Jesus were the stars of the day for Sunn Classic Pictures. Throughout the 1970s, Sunn Classic proved to be a highly successful independent movie studio, cranking out pseudo-documentaries and G rated nature themed movies like it||10/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMr. Dugan Doesn't Go To Washington||Mister Dugan had the potential to be a hit show. It was a topical series about a recently elected idealistic black congressman who gets elected and has to contend with his less than helpful staff. Norman Lear was producing, Cleavon Little was the star.||9/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBonus Episode: Waiting For Hoffman||In this bonus episode we take a look at how in the 1980s Cannon Films signed a major star to the biggest deal in entertainment history and still didn't get the movie made. LaBrava was to be an adaptation of the Elmore Leonard (Justified, Get Shorty, Jac||8/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Legend of Supertrain||The fall season for NBC in the 1978-79 season was a disaster. It was such a wreck that virtually of their fall debuts were gone by the time January rolled around. However, hope was on the horizon. For the last place network, they had an ace up their sle||7/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCliff Robertson Will Not Be Silenced||In 1977 actor Cliff Robertson received a notice in the mail saying he owed taxes a $10,000 payment he received from Columbia Pictures. The only problem was he hadn't worked for Columbia Pictures in the previous year. What followed uncovered embezzleme||7/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWinter Kills||Director William Richert had a dream set up for his first feature film. It was based on a new popular novel from the author of The Manchurian Candidate, he had a hot leading leading man in Jeff Bridges, and he had an all-star supporting cast made of up||7/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSorcerer||After earning massive success in the early 1970's with the movies The French Connection and The Exorcist, William Friedkin could call his own shots. For his next movie he decided on a remake of the 1953 French thriller The Wages of Fear. What started ou||7/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLambada vs The Forbidden Dance||When Menahem Golan left Cannon Films for 21st Century Pictures, he brought with him a grudge that would propel both companies into direct competition over the Brazilian dance craze, the lambada. From this sprang a crazy race to the theaters between comp||6/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Rural Purge||The Rural Purge is legend of television history. A landmark time and a watershed moment when TV decided to leave behind the down home fun and wholesomeness of shows like Mayberry RFD, Green Aces, and The Beverly Hillbillies for urban skewing shows like||6/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Industry Trailer||Introducing a new podcast telling stories of Hollywood history.||6/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Lights, Camera, Action
History and cinema. What’s not to love? The show has a great flow, as well as an interesting unique approach. Top notch production; get some popcorn, turn out the lights and listen.
It’s so refreshing to find a podcast with pro sound quality and interesting content. I became a fan instantly. Great show and a must listen!
The podcast I’ve been waiting for!
There are a lot of movie podcasts out there, but finally someone is telling the stories I’m dying to hear: the real “inside baseball” of the movie industry. I love that he finds niche stories I’ve never heard of! Keep ‘em coming!