David Kajganich

Movies Unlimited
Season 05 | Episode 44

David Kajganich

Writer / Producer / Showrunner

Writer/producer/showrunner David Kajganich discusses a few of his favorite films with hosts Josh Olson and Joe Dante.

Show Notes:

Movies Referenced In This Episode

All The Fine Young Cannibals (1960)
Badlands (1973)
Bones And All (2022)
A Bigger Splash (2015) 
Suspiria (2018)
Deathdream (1974) – Glenn Erickson’s Blu-ray review
Porky’s (1981)
A Christmas Story (1983)
Black Christmas (1974) – Josh Olson’s trailer commentary, Randy Fuller’s wine pairings
Murder By Decree (1979) – Mick Garris’s trailer commentary
Children Shouldn’t Play With Dead Things (1972)
Black Vengeance a.k.a. Poor Pretty Eddie (1975)
The Poseidon Adventure (1972) – Robert Weide’s trailer commentary
Gremlins (1984) – Glenn Erickson’s Blu-ray review, TFH’s Mogwai Madness
Picnic At Hanging Rock (1975) 
The Last Wave (1977) – Brian Trenchard-Smith’s trailer commentary
Master And Commander: The Far Side Of The World (2003)
What Ever Happened To Baby Jane? (1962) – Dan Ireland’s trailer commentary
Dressed To Kill (1980) – Dennis Cozzalio’s Criterion review
The Last Picture Show (1971) – Mark Pellington’s trailer commentary
The Hitcher (1986)
The Man Who Would Be King (1975) – Josh Olson’s trailer commentary
Fat City (1972) – Karyn Kusama’s trailer commentary, Glenn Erickson’s Blu-ray review
Wise Blood (1979)
The Howling (1981) – Josh Olson’s trailer commentary, Randy Fuller’s wine pairings
Annie (1982)
The Silence Of The Lambs (1991) – Allan Arkush’s trailer commentary, Glenn Erickson’s 4K Blu-ray and Criterion Blu-ray reviews
L’Avventura (1960)
The Devils (1971) – Ernest Dickerson’s trailer commentary
Tommy (1975) – Bernard Rose’s trailer commentary
Come And See (1985) – Larry Karaszewski’s trailer commentary, Glenn Erickson’s Criterion Blu-ray review
Pursuit of Loneliness (2012)
Valley of Love (2015)
Gerry (2002)
The Shooting (1966)
Safe (1995)
Silent Light (2007)
Amour (2012)
Trash Humpers (2009)
Man Bites Dog (1992)

Other Notable Items

Our new home at the Airwave Media podcast network!
TFH Guru Luca Guadagnino
The Titanic
“You Want It Darker” song by Leonard Cohen (2016)
United Artists
Bones & All novel by Camille DeAngelis (2016)
Timothée Chalamet
Bob Clark
“The Monkey’s Paw” short story by W.W. Jacobs (1903)
Alan Ormsby
Leslie Uggams 
Tennessee Williams
Shelley Winters
Richard Kiel
Elvis Presley
Stanley Kubrick
Phoebe Cates
David Cronenberg
John Carpenter
Andrei Tarkovsky
Peter Weir
Masterpiece TV series (1971- )
Richard Chamberlain
Brian De Palma
Robert Harmon
Rutger Hauer
John Huston
TFH Guru John Sayles
Jodie Foster
Brooke Smith
Ken Russell
Vanessa Redgrave
Oliver Reed
Theatre of Living Arts in Philadelphia
Warner Brothers
Elem Klimov
Laurence Thrush
Anton Chekhov
Guillaume Nicloux
Isabelle Huppert
Gerard Depardieu
Our friends at Movies Unlimited!
Gus Van Sant
Monte Hellman
Todd Haynes
Julianne Moore
Carlos Reygadas
Michael Haneke
Harmony Korine
The New Beverly Cinema
Dynasty TV series (1981-1989)

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