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#135 - The Difficulty of John Landis

9/19/2018
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We discuss the director of ANIMAL HOUSE, COMING TO AMERICA, AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON and INNOCENT BLOOD. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week's Patreon episode, we discuss our favorite films of 1977. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:45:04

#134 - Zero Budget Action Films That Deserve Your Love

9/12/2018
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We discuss zero budget action picture with a focus on the feature films THE DEADLY ART OF SURVIVAL, Ara Paiaya's DEATH LIST and Eric Jacobus' CONTOUR. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week's Patreon episode, we ask ourselves "What's the point of film festivals?" If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:40:40

TIFF 2018 Diary #1: Razor Umbrellas, Super Smellers and a Badass Nicole Kidman

9/9/2018
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Justin talks about attending The Toronto International Film Festival and seeing Zhang Yimou's SHADOW, Olivier Assayas's NON-FICTION, Ali Abbasi’s BORDER, Jiang Wen's HIDDEN MAN, Jason Reitman's THE FRONT RUNNER, and Karyn Kusama's DESTROYER.

Duration:00:07:47

#133 - Did François Truffaut Become What He Despised?

9/5/2018
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We discuss the career of the writer/director of 400 BLOWS, DAY FOR NIGHT, and CONFIDENTIALLY YOURS. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week's Patreon episode, we discuss two classic films we watched for the first time. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:43:46

#132 - Fun and Games with Abbas Kiarostami

8/28/2018
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We discuss the career of the Iranian writer/director of CLOSE UP, TASTE OF CHERRY and CERTIFIED COPY. On this week's Patreon episode, we dove into the cinematic universe of THE SHADOW. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:45:11

#131 - That's Pure Spike Lee

8/24/2018
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We discuss the filmography of Spike Lee, the writer/director/producer of DO THE RIGHT THING, MALCOLM X, GET ON THE BUS, BAMBOOZLED, and SHE HATE ME. On this week's Patreon episode, we talk the first film to take on the title THE BLACK KLANSMAN (1966) WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:39:04

#130 - Can You Survive The Asylum?

8/14/2018
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We discuss the filmography of THE ASYLUM, the production company that brought us the Sharknado series, and shamelessly release 'mockbusters' like TRANSMORPHERS, ANTANTIC RIM, and EXPENDABELLES 3.0 to an unsuspecting public. Plus, a special guest drops by to discuss TIFF's Midnight Madness line-up. On this week's Patreon episode, we discuss a rediscovered MAC AND ME, A NIGHT TO DISMEMBER and lost films. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB If you have any questions or comments, feel free to...

Duration:00:42:16

#129 - A Blast of Sion Sono

8/8/2018
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We discuss the extremely prolific career of the Japanese writer/director of the J-Horror classic SUICIDE CLUB, the insane 4-HOUR roller coaster LOVE EXPOSURE, and the conflicted ANTIPORNO. BREAKING NEWS: The feature film Justin wrote and directed, IMPOSSIBLE HORROR, will be playing as part of the SCARY MOVIES festival on August 19th in NEW YORK CITY at the Film Society of Lincoln Centre. Get your tickets now! https://www.filmlinc.org/films/impossible-horror/ On this week's Patreon episodes,...

Duration:00:48:37

PREVIEW: The Auteur Theory, Sacha Baron Cohen, Used Movie Books and William Beaudine.

8/3/2018
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Duration:00:03:43

INTERVIEW: Lizzie Borden on Love Crimes

8/1/2018
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For the first time on record, Writer/Director Lizzie Borden (Born in Flames, Working Girls) discusses her nightmarish experience making the erotic thriller LOVE CRIMES (1992) for Harvey Weinstein's Miramax Films.

Duration:00:52:51

#128 - The Quiet Desperation of W.C Fields

7/31/2018
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We discuss everyone's favorite drunken funnyman and his films IT'S A GIFT(1934) and THE BANK DICK (1940). Is W.C Fields still funny? Do people still watch his movies? Plus, we get a letter sent in from a past ICC episode subject and discuss movie burnout. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week's Patreon episodes, we tackle the career of Sacha Baron Cohen. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:46:17

#127 - Tom Cruise Would Do Anything For Your Love (But He Won't Do That)

7/24/2018
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We discuss the career of the man that starred in MISSION IMPOSSIBLE, JERRY MAGUIRE, and TOP GUN. Plus, we talk about The Hamilton Trash Cinema. 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:01:04:06

#126 - The Rudy Ray Moore Explosion

7/18/2018
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We discuss the career of comedian/actor/renaissance man Rudy Ray Moore and his films DOLEMITE, THE HUMAN TORNADO, PETEY WHEATSTRAW and DISCO GODFATHER. Plus, we talk about the new screening series MEGA FUN MOVIE EXPLOSION. WWW.PATREON.COM/THEIMPORTANTCINEMACLUB On this week's Patreon episodes, we discuss William 'One Shot' Beaudine. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to drop us a line at importantcinemaclubpodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:50:29

#125 - Lizzie Borden's Revenge

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

#123 - 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 brand...

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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1939: Hollywood's Greatest Year! 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 Jackie Chan's and Jet Li's THE FORBIDDEN KINGDOM. Join for five dollars a month and get a brand new exclusive episode of ICC every week.

Duration:00:52:20