marx_brothers

Have You Met Lydia?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n4zRe_wvJw8 A couple of days after the death of Robin Williams, I watched "The Fisher King," a very good movie directed by Terry Gilliam that starred Williams and Jeff...
bernard_herrmann

Hooray For Bernard Herrmann

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VYPu4zWLWzs It's amazing how many great movies featured music composed by Bernard Herrmann. Here are some highlights: Citizen Kane; The Devil and Daniel Webster; The...
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Grayscale: Dying Breed

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=uog1F3Ma2gY Had a nice chat with a lady on an Amtrak train from D.C. to New York a few days ago. This is the band her son is in. I believe he is...
The Dance Scene from To Sir, With Love

The Dance Scene from To Sir, With Love

The Sidney Poitier film To Sir, With Love featured the singer Lulu. During the climatic scene in the film -- right before she sang the title song -- The Mindbenders sang It's Getting Harder All the...