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#125 - Lizzie Borden Never Left

7/10/2018
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We discuss Lizzie Boden's work as a writer/director on the fantastic BORN IN FLAMES, the under seen WORKING GIRLS and the much maligned erotic thriller LOVE CRIMES. Plus, we talk about the amazing LUNCHMEAT magazine. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week's Patreon episodes, we discuss our obsession and addiction when it comes to used bookstores. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:56:15

#124 - Budd Boetticher's Lonely West

7/6/2018
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We discuss the career of Western director Budd Boetticher and his films RIDE LONESOME, THE TALL T and DECISION AT SUNDOWN. Plus, a discussion of Canada's CINESPHERE and a very special screening of SPEED RACER. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week's Patreon episodes, we discuss Roger Corman's Filmgroup. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:38:20

#122 - The Terrible Werner Herzog

6/26/2018
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We discuss the career of the filmmaker behind SCREAM OF STONE, INVINCIBLE and SALT AND FIRE. Also, some films called FITZCARRALDO, AGUIRRE: THE WRATH OF GOD, and GRIZZLY MAN. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week's Patreon episodes, we discuss Liquid Sky and a handful of movie oddities. Join for five dollars a month and get a brand new exclusive episode of ICC every week.

Duration:00:51:45

#122 - Ninja! Ninja! Godfrey Ho! Ninja!

6/18/2018
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We discuss the career of cut-n-paste artist Godfrey Ho and his work on such films as Ninja Terminator, Undefeatable, and Catman in the Lethal Track. Also, the other 50+ movies he made that have NINJA in the title. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week's Patreon episodes, we discuss Monster Kids and Famous Monsters of Filmland. Join for five dollars a month and get a...

Duration:00:44:55

BONUS - What We Talk About When We Talk About Story Being The Most Important Element Of a Movie

6/17/2018
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For the first time ever, we've UNLOCKED an episode of The Important Cinema Club PATREON podcast. Become a Patreon subscriber at: WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB

Duration:00:23:41

#121 - The Wild Dorothy Arzner

6/12/2018
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We discuss the career of the director of Dance, Girl Dance, Christopher Strong and The Wild Party. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week's Patreon episodes, we discuss What We Talk About When We Talk About Story Being The Most Important Element Of a Movie. Join for five dollars a month and get a brand new exclusive episode of ICC every week.

Duration:00:50:05

#120 - The Most Popular Films Ever: Gone With the Wind and The Wizard of Oz

6/6/2018
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We talk about Gone with the Wind and Wizard of Oz. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week's Patreon episodes, we discuss Jerry Lewis' book THE TOTAL FILMMAKER. Join for five dollars a month and get a brand new exclusive episode of ICC every week.

Duration:00:52:20

#118 - Wow! They Did That In One Long Take?

5/29/2018
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We discuss the long take and what it means to cinematic style through the films I AM CUBA, HARD BOILED, TOUCH OF EVIL, GOODFELLAS and all of our other favorites. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week's Patreon episodes, we discuss Jerry Lewis' book THE TOTAL FILMMAKER. Join for five dollars a month and get a brand new exclusive episode of ICC every week.

Duration:00:52:55

#117 - There Are So Many Looney Tunes Masterpieces

5/22/2018
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We discuss the work of Warner Bros animation and its most famous directors: Bob Clampett, Friz Freleng, Chuck Jones and Frank Tashlin. All your favorite characters are brought up: Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig and Gorilla Greusome WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week's Patreon episodes, we discuss Al Jolson's The Jazz Singer. Join for five dollars a month and get a brand new exclusive episode of ICC every week. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us...

Duration:00:46:48

#116 - Robert Bresson Wants To Move You

5/16/2018
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We discuss the career of the writer/director of Pickpocket, The Diary of a Country Priest and Lancelot du Lac. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week's Patreon episodes, we discuss Al Jolson's The Jazz Singer. Join for five dollars a month and get a brand new exclusive episode of ICC every week. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:51:28

#115 - No Dumb Jokes: The Art of the Spoof Movie

5/1/2018
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We discuss the Spoof Movie genre, with an emphasis on ZAZ (David Zucker, Jerry Zucker, Jim Abrahams), the people who brought us the MOVIE movies (Aaron Seltzer and Jason Friedberg) and everything in between - Fatal Instinct, Plump Fiction and Stan Helsing. Top Secret, Airplane, Meet the Spartans, Mafia! and Epic Movie all get their time in the sun. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com On this week's Patreon episodes, we...

Duration:00:47:23

#114 - Paul Schrader's Moment of Grace

4/25/2018
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We discuss the career of Taxi Driver's screenwriter and the director of Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters, The Canyons and Hardcore. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com On this week's Patreon episodes, we discuss the last few films directed by Steven Soderbergh. Join for five dollars a month and get a brand new exclusive episode of ICC every week. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB

Duration:00:58:26

#113 - The Passions of Todd Haynes

4/17/2018
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We discuss the work of writer/director Todd Haynes and his films POISON, SUPERSTAR, VELVET GODLDMINE, and FAR FROM HEAVEN. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com On this week's Patreon episodes, we pick our favorite films about filmmaking. Join for five dollars a month and get a brand new exclusive episode of ICC every week. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB

Duration:00:45:11

#113 - The Beautiful Suffering of Ruan Lingyu

4/10/2018
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We discuss the iconic work of Chinese actress Ruan Lingyu and her work in THE GODDESS (1931), along with the adaptation of her life in Stanley Kwan's bio pic CENTER STAGE (1991). If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com On this week's Patreon episodes, we talk Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide (RIP) Join for five dollars a month and get a brand new exclusive episode of ICC every week. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB

Duration:00:39:37

#112 - Paul Verhoeven Loves His Sex and Violence

4/3/2018
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We discuss the career of Hollywood's favorite wildman auteur and his films Turks Fruit, Starship Troopers, Spetters, Showgirls and Basic Instinct If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com On this week's Patreon episodes, yes, we did two this week,..We discuss The Viewer's Choice Network and two films that obsessed us. PLUS, Peter Kuplowsky discusses the work of his favorite recent discovery, a director that has made 20...

Duration:00:56:41

#111 - ICC LIVE: Our Favorite Weirdo Canadian Films

3/27/2018
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Justin and Will get on stage at the What The Film Festival Bazaar with special guest Doug Tilley (Eric Roberts if the F***ing man, No Budget Nightmares) to each discuss three Weirdo Canadian Films - and it's nothing but the sweetest of deep cuts. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com We have a PATREON! Join for five dollars a month and get a brand new exclusive episode of ICC every week....

Duration:00:34:54

#110 - Matt Farley Has Won At Life

3/20/2018
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We discuss the career of Director/Writer/Star/Songwriter Matt Farley and his offbeat regional feature films DON'T LET THE RIVER BEAST GET YOU, LOCAL LEGENDS, FREAKY FARLEY and SLINGSHOT COPS. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com On this week's Patreon episodes, yes, we did two this week,..We discuss The Viewer's Choice Network and two films that obsessed us. PLUS, Peter Kuplowsky discusses the work of his favorite recent...

Duration:01:35:18

#109 - Vincente Minnelli: More Beauty Than Art?

3/14/2018
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We discuss the master of the visually opulent musical - Vincente Minnelli - and his films CABIN IN THE SKY, MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS, THE BAD AND THE BEAUTIFUL, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, and THE BAND WAGON. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com We have a PATREON! Join for five dollars a month and get a brand new exclusive episode of ICC every week. On this wee's Patreon episode, we discuss Eli Roth's DEATH WISH and the career of...

Duration:00:47:10

#108 - Warning: Joe D'Amato Has No Shame

3/6/2018
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WARNING: This episode is about films that feature graphic sexual content and stomach-churning violence. We tackle the work of an Italian man that directed 196 feature films in every genre: Horror, western, science fiction, pirate martial arts, historical drama, mondo, and hardcore pornography. Especially the last one. Titles include BEYOND THE DARKNESS, EMANUELLE IN AMERICA, and PORNO HOLOCAUST. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at...

Duration:00:48:33

#107 - The Bad Steven Spielberg

2/27/2018
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We discuss some of The Beard's least loved works, from obvious candidates like 1941 and Always, to the ones that are frowned upon for different reasons, like Indiana Jones and The Temple of Doom. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com We have a PATREON! Join for five dollars a month and get a brand new exclusive episode of ICC every week. This week we discuss Joe Dante's Matinee. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB

Duration:00:55:14