Sidney J. Furie

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Season 05 | Episode 05

Sidney J. Furie


Director Sidney J. Furie discusses his favorite films he’s watched and re-watched during quarantine with hosts Josh Olson and Joe Dante.

Show Notes:

Movies Referenced In This Episode

Dr. Blood’s Coffin (1961)
The Ipcress File (1965) – Howard Rodman’s trailer commentary, Glenn Erickson’s Blu-ray review
The Appaloosa (1966)
The Naked Runner (1967)
Lady Sings The Blues (1972)
The Entity (1982) – Luca Gaudagnino’s trailer commentary
The Boys in Company C (1978)
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) – John Landis’s trailer commentary, Dennis Cozzalio’s review
Full Metal Jacket (1987)
The Apartment (1960) – Dan Ireland’s trailer commentary, Glenn Erickson’s Blu-ray review, Randy Fuller’s wine pairing
The Best Years Of Our Lives (1946)
Twelve O’Clock High (1949)
A Place In The Sun (1951) – Glenn Erickson’s Blu-ray review
Out Of Africa (1985)
The Last Picture Show (1971) – Mark Pellington’s trailer commentary, Randy Fuller’s wine pairing
Annie Hall (1977)
The Bad And The Beautiful (1952)
Once Upon A Time In Hollywood (2019)
The Tender Bar (2021)
The Godfather (1972)
The Godfather Part II (1974)
La La Land (2016)
An American In Paris (1951)
Singin’ In The Rain (1952)
Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021)
Something’s Gotta Give (2003)
As Good As It Gets (1997)
Citizen Kane (1941)
Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
The Guns of Navarone (1961)
Double Indemnity (1944)
Tootsie (1982)
Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)
Eyes Wide Shut (1999)
Brief Encounter (1945)
In Which We Serve (1942)
Paths of Glory (1957) – George Hickenlooper’s trailer commentary, John Landis’s trailer commentary, Randy Fuller’s wine pairing
Fear And Desire (1953)
The Killing (1956) – Michael Lehmann’s trailer commentary
The Hitch-Hiker (1953)
Paper Moon (1973) – George Hickenlooper’s trailer commentary
What’s Up Doc? (1972) – Larry Karaszewski’s trailer commentary
The Way We Were (1973)
House of Gucci (2021) – Dennis Cozzalio’s 2021 year-end list
Movie Movie (1978)
Sunset Boulevard (1950) – John Landis’s trailer commentary
The End of the Tour (2015)
Runaway Bride (1999)
Pretty Woman (1990) – Allan Arkush’s trailer commentary
Funeral In Berlin (1966) – Glenn Erickson’s Blu-ray review
Billion Dollar Brain (1967) – Bernard Rose’s trailer commentary
Dr. No (1962) – Brian Trenchard-Smith’s trailer commentary
Finding Hannah (TBD)

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Pinewood Studios
Harry Saltzman
Otto Heller
The Harry Palmer Blu-ray Collection from Viavision
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The French New Wave
Stanley Kubrick
R. Lee Ermey
Dana Andrews
Teresa Wright
Gregory Peck
Henry King
Henry Hathaway
20th Century Fox
Sidney Pollack
David Lean
Peter Bogdanovich
Woody Allen
Brad Pitt
Pauline Kael
Francis Ford Coppola
Carmine Coppola
Nino Rota 
Loew’s State Theatre in New York City
Academy Awards
Jack Nicholson
Diane Keaton
Nancy Meyers
Keanu Reeves
The Criterion Channel
Fred MacMurray
Billy Wilder
Mark Rydell
Sam Peckinpah
Celia Johnson
Noël Coward
John Mills
Hayley Mills 
Sterling Hayden
Timothy Carrey
Robert L. Lippert
Neville Brand 
Ida Lupino
Paramount Pictures
Tatum O’Neal
Polly Platt
Ryan O’Neal
Bradford Dillman
Robert Redford
Cary Grant
Brad Pitt
Judith Christ
George C. Scott
Warner Brothers
Nancy Olson
Jason Segel 
David Foster Wallace 
Jesse Eisenberg 
James Ponsoldt 
Julia Roberts
Richard Gere
Ken Russell
Universal Pictures
J. Arthur Rank
Peter Zinner
Peter R. Hunt
TFH Guru Daniel Kremer

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