Daniel Clowes

Movies Unlimited
Season 05 | Episode 43

Daniel Clowes

Cartoonist / Screenwriter

Celebrated cartoonist and screenwriter Daniel Clowes discusses his favorite formative films with hosts Josh Olson and Joe Dante.

Show Notes:

Movies Referenced In This Episode

Baxter (1989)
Faster Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1966) – Josh Olson’s trailer commentary
Ghost World (2001) – Josh Olson’s trailer commentary, Glenn Erickson’s Blu-ray review
Art School Confidential (2006)
Help! (1965) – Allan Arkush’s trailer commentary, Charlie Largent’s review
The Russians Are Coming! The Russians Are Coming! (1966) – John Landis’s trailer commentary
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1938) – Charlie Largent’s Blu-ray review
Gone With The Wind (1939)
Mudhoney (1965) – John Badham’s trailer commentary
Finders Keepers, Lovers Weepers! (1968)
Common Law Cabin (1967)
Beyond The Valley Of The Dolls (1970) – Michael Lehmann’s trailer commentary, Glenn Erickson’s Blu-ray review
The Seven Minutes (1971)
Black Snake (1973)
An American Werewolf In London (1981) – Glenn Erickson’s Blu-ray and 4K Blu-ray reviews
Lady In A Cage (1964) – Darren Bousman’s trailer commentary, Charlie Largent’s Blu-ray review
The Wild One (1953)
Hush… Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964)
Un Chien Andalou (1929)
Dementia a.k.a. Daughter Of Horror (1955) – Glenn Erickson’s Blu-ray reviews
Eraserhead (1977) – Karyn Kusama’s trailer commentary
Eyes Wide Shut (1999) – Dan Ireland’s trailer commentary
Touch Of Evil (1958) – Howard Rodman’s trailer commentary, Glenn Erickson’s Blu-ray review, Randy Fuller’s wine pairings
Carnival Of Souls (1962) – Mary Lambert’s trailer commentary, Glenn Erickson’s Criterion Blu-ray review
The Devil’s Messenger (1961)
Night Tide (1961) – Charlie Largent’s Blu-ray review
Devil Dog: The Hound Of Hell (1978)
Bad Ronald (1974)
The President’s Analyst (1967) – Larry Karaszewski’s trailer commentary, Glenn Erickson’s Blu-ray review
The Troublemaker (1964)
Three Days Of The Condor (1975) – Don Coscarelli’s trailer commentary, Randy Fuller’s wine pairings
The Graduate (1967) – Neil LaBute’s trailer commentary, Glenn Erickson’s Criterion Blu-ray review 
The D.I. (1957)
Full Metal Jacket (1987)
Robocop (1987) – Dan Ireland’s trailer commentary, Glenn Erickson’s Blu-ray and 4K Blu-ray reviews
Pete Kelly’s Blues (1955)
Sunset Boulevard (1950) – John Landis’s trailer commentary
The Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983)
Sin In The Suburbs (1964) 
Confessions Of A Young American Housewife (1974)
Warm Nights And Hot Pleasures (1964)

Other Notable Items

Our new home at the Airwave Media podcast network!
Noah Van Sciver 
Love And Rockets comic book series by the Hernandez Brothers 
Russ Meyer
Golden Apple Comics in Los Angeles
Kitten Natividad
Federico Fellini
P.T. Barnum
Dan’s Like A Velvet Glove Cast In Iron graphic novel (1993)
Dan’s Eightball comic book series (1989-2004)
Jackie Moran
Bobby Driscoll
John Waters
Jay C. Flippen
Philip Carey
Piccadilly Circus
James Caan
Marlon Brando
Jeff Corey
Ann Sothern 
Olivia de Havilland 
The “Hagsploitation” subgenre
Walter Grauman
Luther Davis 
Ed McMahon
Marni Nixon
Julie Andrews
George Antheil
William C. Thompson
Ed Wood
Angelo Rossitto
Bruno VeSota
John Parker
Adrienne Barrett
Our friends at Movies Unlimited!
Henry Mancini
Orson Welles
George A. Romero
The Twilight Zone TV series (1959-1964)
Dennis Hopper
Curtis Harrington
Val Lewton
Dabney Coleman 
Kenneth Anger
Bad Ronald novel by Jack Vance (1973)
Scott Jacoby
Mannix TV series (1967-1975)
The University of Chicago
The Compass Players
Nichols and May
Severn Darden
Theodore J. Flicker
Arte Johnson 
Paramount Pictures
David Mamet
Godfrey Cambridge
Walter Burke 
J. Edgar Hoover
William Daniels
American International Pictures
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive 
Phil Spector
Jack Webb
Dragnet TV series (1951-1959)
Stanley Kubrick
Emergency! TV series (1972-1979)
Bobby Troup
Julie London
You’re My Girl album by Jack Webb (1958) 
Dragnet 1967 TV series (1967-1970)
Art Gilmore
Frank Morgan
TFH Guru Dana Gould
Chuck Norris
Harry Morgan
Dragnet radio series (1949-1957)
The Cock ‘n’ Bull restaurant in Los Angeles
Broderick Crawford 
Highway Patrol (1955–1959)
Tex Avery
Mad Magazine’s Dragnet parody, “Dragged Net”
Larry David
Curb Your Enthusiasm TV series (1999- )
Johnny Carson
Joseph W. Sarno
Dan’s The Complete Eightball 1-18 collection
Pussey! comic serial/graphic novel by Dan (1995)
Peter Bagge

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