Allan Arkush

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Season 06 | Episode 47

Allan Arkush


Director and TFH Guru Allan Arkush continues his film school lesson with hosts Josh Olson and Joe Dante.

Allan Arkush – Show Notes:

Movies Referenced In This Episode

Sorcerer (1977)
The Exorcist (1973)
The French Connection (1971)
His Girl Friday (1939)
Sullivan’s Travels (1941)
Some Like It Hot (1959)
House Of Flying Daggers (2004)
The 36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978)
The Warriors (1979)
Hard Times (1975)
48 Hrs (1982)
The Searchers (1956)
My Darling Clementine (1946)
The Grapes Of Wrath (1940)
To Be Or Not To Be (1944)
Trouble In Paradise (1932)
Ninotchka (1939)
They Live (1988)
The World’s End (2013)
Atomic Blonde (2017)
Bombshell (2019)
Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
The Bourne Identity (2002)
The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
Go (1999)
Ronin (1998)
To Live And Die In LA (1985)
Children Of Men (2006)
The Innocents (1961)
Fish Tank (2009)
Not Wanted (1949)
Eve’s Bayou (1996)
Talk To Me (2007)
Harriet (2019) 
Klute (1971)
Vertigo (1958)
Dressed To Kill (1980)
Three Colours: Blue (1993)
Three Colours: White (1994)
Three Colours: Red (1994)
Casablanca (1942)
The Handmaid’s Tale (1990)
Chungking Express (1994)
Desert Breeze (1996)
Days Of Being Wild (1990)
Meshes Of The Afternoon (1943)
Ugetsu (1953)
Stop Making Sense (1984)
Shine A Light (2008)
Stagecoach (1939)
Foreign Correspondent (1940)
Earthquake (1974)
Citizen Kane (1941)
Madonna Of The Seven Moons (1945)
Saltburn (2023)
El Conde (2023)
Film Geek (2023)
Gun Crazy (1950)
Hollywood Blvd (1976)
Reservoir Dogs (1992)
Grand Theft Auto (1976)
Rock ‘n’ Roll High School (1978)
Piranha (1979)

Other Notable Items

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The Writers’ Guild of America strike has ended!!
The SAG-AFTRA strike
The UAW strike
An odious anonymous studio executive
Bill Maher’s scuttled scab attempt
The Name Above The Title by Frank Capra (1971)
Preston Sturges
Cary Grant
Tony Curtis
Marilyn Monroe
Jack Lemmon
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson TV series (1962-1992)
Ed Shaughnessy
St. Elsewhere TV series (1982-88)
Alfre Woodard
Bruce Paltrow
The Defenders TV series (1961-65)
East Side West Side TV series (1963-64)
Frank Gorshin
George C. Scott
Zhang Yimou
Zhang Ziyi
Quentin Tarantino
Walter Hill
Bruce Springsteen
The Rolling Stones
James Remar
Nick Nolte
Eddie Murphy
John Ford
Maureen O’Hara
Linda Darnell
Ernst Lubitsch
Kay Francis
John Carpenter
TFH Guru Edgar Wright
Charlize Theron
Doug Liman
Paul Greengrass
Heroes TV series (2006-10)
Jackie Chan
Our pals at Movies Unlimited!
“Visual Pleasure And Narrative Cinema” essay by Laura Mulvey (1975)
Andrea Arnold 
Transparent TV series (2014-19)
I Love Dick TV series (2016-17)
Ida Lupino
Kasi Lemmons 
Gordon Willis
Jane Fonda
Donald Sutherland
Tony Scott
Brian De Palma
Kelly Reichardt
Star Trek: The Original Series (1966-69)
Ingrid Bergman
The Handmaid’s Tale TV series (2017- )
“The Emperor’s New Clothes” folktale by Hans Christian Andersen (1837)
Wong Kar-wai 
Christopher Doyle
Deborah Kerr
Maya Deren
James Brown at The TAMI Show (1964)
Otis Redding at The Monterey Pop Festival (1967)
The Who
Jimi Hendrix
“Burning Down The House” by The Talking Heads in Stop Making Sense (1984)
Martin Scorsese
“She Was Hot” by The Rolling Stones in Shine A Light (2008)
Keith Richards
Mick Jagger
Steve Bing 
Jack White
Margaret Booth
Dorothy Spencer 
Orson Welles
Backwards and in Heels: The Past, Present And Future Of Women Working In Film book by Alicia Malone (2017)
Toms, Coons, Mulattoes, Mammies & Bucks: An Interpretive History of Blacks in American Films book by Donald Bogle (2001)
From Reverence to Rape: The Treatment of Women in the Movies book by Molly Haskell (1987)
Hitchcock book by Francois Truffaut (1985)
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film book by David Thompson (2010)
Turner Classic Movies
Emerald Fennell
The American Film Institute
TFH Guru Roger Corman
The Aero Theatre
Beyond Fest
I Want You Around: The Ramones And The Making Of Rock ‘n’ Roll High School book by Stephen Armstrong (2023)
TFH Guru Jon Davison
TFH Guru Amy Holden Jones
Ron Howard

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