ICC #145 – Punk as Penelope Spheeris
We discuss the career of writer/director Penelope Spheeris, her amazing trilogy of music documentaries THE DECLINE OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION 1-3, and her mainstream comedy work like WAYNE’S WORLD and THE BEVERLY HILLBILLIES….
ICC #145 – The Problems of Bill Gunn
ICC #144 – Amitabh Bachchan: The Biggest Superstar in the Universe
We discuss the career of the super mega amazing Ultrastar Amitabh Bachchan and his films Zanjeer, Amar Akbar Anthony, Coolie and Mohabbatein. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB If you have any questions or comments, feel free to…
ICC #143 – The Monstrous Rainer Werner Fassbinder
#142 – Gary Graver Never Gave Up On Orson Welles
ICC #141 – We All Scream for Scream Queens
ICC #140 – All The Monsters of Paul Naschy
ICC #139 – How Many Times Must Wes Craven Prove Himself?
#138 – The Full Moon Fever of Charles Band
We discuss writer/director/producer Charles Band and FULL MOON ENTERTAINMENT. The production company responsible for such video store classics as PUPPET MASTER, CASTLE FREAK, DOLLMAN, SUBSPECIES, DEMONIC TOYS, and GINGERDEAD MAN 2: PASSION…
ICC #137 – Tod Browning’s Lost in the Shadows
ICC #136 – Whatever Happened to Lina Wertmüller?
We discuss the films of Writer/Director Lina Wertmüller with a focus on LOVE AND ANARCHY, SWEPT AWAY, and SEVEN BEAUTIES. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week’s Patreon episode, we discuss the Dan Aykroyd/Chevy Chase…
ICC #135 – The Difficulty of John Landis
We discuss John Landis – The director of ANIMAL HOUSE, COMING TO AMERICA, AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON and INNOCENT BLOOD. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week’s Patreon episode, we discuss our favorite films…
ICC #134 – Zero Budget Action Films That Deserve Your Love
We discuss zero budget action picture with a focus on the feature films THE DEADLY ART OF SURVIVAL, Ara Paiaya’s DEATH LIST and Eric Jacobus’ CONTOUR. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week’s Patreon episode,…
ICC #133 – Did François Truffaut Become What He Despised?
We discuss the career of the writer/director François Truffaut, the director of THE 400 BLOWS, DAY FOR NIGHT, and CONFIDENTIALLY YOURS. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week’s Patreon episode, we discuss two classic films…
ICC #121 – The Wild Dorothy Arzner
ICC #125 – Lizzie Borden’s Revenge
#117 – There Are So Many Looney Tunes Masterpieces
ICC #116 – Robert Bresson Wants To Move You
We discuss the career of the writer/director of Pickpocket, The Diary of a Country Priest and Lancelot du Lac. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week’s Patreon episodes, we discuss Al Jolson’s The Jazz Singer….
ICC #115 – No Dumb Jokes: The Art of the Spoof Movie
ICC #114 – Paul Schrader’s Moment of Grace
ICC #113 – The Passions of Todd Haynes
ICC #113 – The Beautiful Suffering of Ruan Lingyu
ICC #112 – Paul Verhoeven Loves His Sex and Violence
ICC# 111 – LIVE: Our Favorite Weirdo Canadian Films
ICC #110 – Matt Farley Has Won At Life
ICC #109 – Vincente Minnelli: More Beauty Than Art?
ICC #108 – Warning: Joe D’Amato Has No Shame
ICC #107 – The Bad Steven Spielberg
ICC #106 – A Beginner’s Guide To Experimental Cinema (For Cosmic Brains)
ICC #105 – Gordon Parks Is So Much More Than Just The Guy That Directed Shaft
We discuss the directorial work of Gordon Parks, with an emphasis on The Learning Tree (1969) and Shaft (1971), and his incredible career as a photographer/musician/writer/renaissance man. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB We have a PATREON!…