Friday, August 18, 2017

L.Q. Jones, Turning 90

For more than 50 years, L.Q. Jones was a familiar supporting character actor in some 100 films and hundreds more television shows. Lanky, tough and athletic, Jones could tackle any role although was often cast as the "heavy" in westerns and dramas, projecting the "bad guy" image .... more

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Remembering Glen Campbell

636378724913692297-1.-Glen-Campbell-in-later-years-with-guitar.jpgThe entertainment world lost a true music giant when Glen Campbell passed away Tuesday. When I interviewed Glen in December 2008 for Deadwood Magazine, there was no sign of the Alzheimer’s that would soon afflict him. He was still performing and had recently returned to the studio to record the album “Meet Glen Campbell,” which would peak at number 27 on the Billboard country charts...... more

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Long Lost Mickey Rooney Movie

Clockwise, from top left,  Mickey Rooney, Ted Cassidy,Back in 1975, director Chris Robinson hired Mickey Rooney, Yvonne De Carlo, and Ted Cassidy to appear in his horror thriller, “The Intruder.” The film was lost and never released – until today! Restored in all its gory splendor, it’s now available on Blu-ray. Check out the interview with the director, plus the guy who found the film. Longer interview here. Don't worry, no spoilers in either.