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September 15 1967
‘The Trip’ Makes It Sexually, Cinematically – Gene Youngblood – LA Free Press

‘The Trip’ Makes It Sexually, Cinematically – Gene Youngblood – LA Free Press

“Corman’s film is not fine art; more precisely, it’s not refined art. But it is possibly the purest cinematic exercise..Read More

September 1 1967
‘Blow Up’ Slick But Trilogy Antonioni’s Gem – Gene-Youngblood – LA Free Press

‘Blow Up’ Slick But Trilogy Antonioni’s Gem – Gene-Youngblood – LA Free Press

“You dance better here than in London,” he said quietly. “But they dance even better in my film.” And then..Read More

August 5 1938
Universal horror double-bill at the Regina-Wiltshire Theatre, LA, brings Dracula back to life

Universal horror double-bill at the Regina-Wiltshire Theatre, LA, brings Dracula back to life

In August 1938, Emil Umann was manager of the Regina-Wilshire Theatre at Wilshire and La Cienega in Los Angeles. (Miraculously,..Read More