Pure Cinema Podcast

By Elric Kane & Brian Saur

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A weekly film podcast hosted by Elric Kane (of the Shock Waves podcast) and Brian Saur (of the Rupert Pupkin Speaks film blog) featuring discussions of new films, old films, double features, cult movies, filmmakers and movie lists among a smorgasbord of other Cinema-related things.

Episode Date
Soundtracks
02:55:25

On this episode, TCM Underground Programmer Millie De Chirico returns to talk soundtracks! She and Elric and Brian have a general discussion up top followed by 5 Films Because each highlighting tracks from the movies they love with great music.

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Sep 18, 2019
New Beverly Calendar: September, 2019
01:41:31

On this month's Calendar episode, we welcome ONCE UPON A TIME IN... HOLLYWOOD Producer Shannon McIntosh (who has known and worked with Mr. Tarantino for more than two decades) as our guest for a lovely chat. She shares stories of her working relationship with Quentin as well as some insights into what a producer's job entails and even sticks around for the rest of the calendar movie discussion! Enjoy!

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Sep 11, 2019
Scorsese: Part Three
04:08:42

Part Three! The final installment of our Scorsese series covering his narrative feature work - and it's an epic closer at a touch over 4 hours! We pickup with where Part Two left off and start with KUNDUN and go all the way through to SILENCE. Lots of Marty, lots of pairings and hopefully lots of cinematic enjoyment to be had! 

Listen to our previous Scorsese Episodes here:

Part One: https://directory.libsyn.com/episode/index/show/purecinemapodcast/id/7304339

Part Two: https://directory.libsyn.com/episode/index/show/purecinemapodcast/id/8354582

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Aug 22, 2019
New Beverly Calendar: August, 2019
01:33:48

Since the New Beverly is mostly playing ONCE UPON A TIME... IN HOLLYWOOD this month, Elric, Brian and Phil took this opportunity to talk to the film's Editor Fred Raskin about the movie. If you're unfamiliar with Fred's work, he's edited other films for Tarantino such as DJANGO UNCHAINED and THE HATEFUL EIGHT as well as both GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY films and three consecutive FAST AND FURIOUS movies starting with TOKYO DRIFT. On top of that, he also cut BONE TOMAHAWK and THE HOUSE WITH A CLOCK IN ITS WALLS! So Fred is the main guest interview for most of this episode and in the last section, all the matinees and kiddie shows playing at the theater in August are discussed. Be warned though, ONCE UPON A TIME...IN HOLLYWOOD is covered in great detail on this episode with major spoilers throughout, so please be aware of that before listening! Enjoy!

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Aug 09, 2019
Head Trip Movies
02:04:43

To celebrate David Lynch's LOST HIGHWAY recently making it to Blu-ray, Elric and Brian melt their brains into a squishy pool of head-trippy, mind-bending, visionary cinema and lots of weirdness lies ahead for all!

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Jul 22, 2019
New Beverly Calendar: July, 2019 (with Quentin Tarantino)
02:53:00

In what is easily the greatest calendar episode to date, Elric, Phil, Jules and Brian are joined by the man himself - Quentin Tarantino (!!) - to discuss his New Beverly programming choices for the month of July and how they tie into his upcoming new film ONCE UPON A TIME... IN HOLLYWOOD (which opens in theaters on July 26th). This one is not to be missed!!

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Jul 03, 2019
Pre-WILD BUNCH Westerns (Part Two)
01:55:13

As a follow-up to the Joe Dante Westerns episode, Elric and Brian return with their picks for Pre-WILD BUNCH westerns on this round. It's such a vast landscape (literally and figuratively) - and there's so much to good stuff to choose from! 

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Jun 17, 2019
Joe Dante on Westerns
01:27:09

Elric and Brian are joined this episode by one of their dream guests - Director Joe Dante - to talk about a topic that is near and dear to him: Westerns. The focus is mostly on Pre-WILD BUNCH westerns, but the discussion strays outside of that as well. Joe definitely pulls out some deep cuts! Enjoy!

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Jun 10, 2019
New Beverly Calendar: June, 2019
02:17:30

Elric, Brian and Phil are joined by screenwriter Larry Karaszewski (ED WOOD, THE PEOPLE VS LARRY FLYNT, MAN ON THE MOON and the upcoming DOLEMITE IS MY NAME) to discuss the June offerings from the New Beverly. Said offerings include some late 60s films, some Hitchcock and Brad Pitt Matinee's and some selections for Gay Pride month as well.

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Jun 01, 2019
Post-WILD BUNCH Westerns
02:28:19

Join Elric and Brian this episode as they run through their lists of "Post WILD BUNCH" Westerns! They discuss Sam Peckinpah and the watershed year of 1969 that saw both EASY RIDER and THE WILD BUNCH ride into theaters and change the landscape of cinema forever!

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May 13, 2019
New Beverly Calendar: May, 2019
02:38:21

This month at the theater, the overriding programming theme is films from women - be it directed, co-directed or written by women and it's one heck of a lineup. Joining Elric, Brian and Phil this month to talk about the New Beverly calendar is film critic and blogger Marya E. Gates who is an authority on the topic and even did a lovely project called "A Year With Women" which you should absolutely check out: https://cinema-fanatic.com/a-year-with-women/

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Apr 30, 2019
A Larry Cohen Tribute
02:48:11

On this very special episode, PCP pays homage to the now late great indie auteur that was Larry Cohen. Elric and Brian have selected five "essential" films from Larry and offer pairings for them as well as a wild card film each - which can be anything Mr. Cohen has written or directed over the years. Have a listen and definitely check the wonderful KING COHEN Documentary (which is mentioned several times throughout the show)!

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Apr 10, 2019
New Beverly Calendar: April, 2019
02:50:02

On this Month's Calendar, Elric, Brian and Phil are joined by screenwriter and fellow podcaster Josh Olson (of The Movies That Made Me and the new West Wing Thing podcasts) as well as Charlie Tarabour - who is a manager at the New Beverly theater itself - to talk Bruce Dern films, Neil Simon films, 1999 films and much more as they run through the April lineup!

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Mar 27, 2019
Kiddee Midnights
03:32:38

The idea for "Kiddee Midnights" was born out of the "Kiddee Matinees" and Midnight screenings that have been discussed on the New Beverly Calendar episodes of the show. The thought was to join them together in a peanut butter and chocolate kind of way and on this episode, Elric and Brian are joined by Millie De Chirico who programs TCM Underground (and more) to take on the topic. Each of them has selected five double features - containing one kids film and one midnight/cult film. This episode was a lot of fun to research and record so please enjoy!

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Mar 18, 2019
New Beverly Calendar: March, 2019
02:33:53

On this month's calendar episode, Elric and Brian are joined by TCM's own Alicia Malone as well as Phil Blankenship and Jules McLean, the Director of Operations at the New Beverly! Lots of variety in the March offerings from the theater, including several films directed by women in honor of Women's History Month!

Check out Alicia Malone's Podcast Magnificent Obsession right here:

https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/magnificent-obsession-with-alicia-malone/id1450308955?mt=2

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Mar 07, 2019
A Twilight Time Tribute (for Nick Redman)
01:59:32

This episode, we pay tribute to the recently passed Nick Redman - one of the co-founders of the wonderfulTwilight Time Blu-ray label. Elric and Brian are joined by guest Rob Galluzzo (of Shock Waves) to each choose five titles from the Twilight Time catalog that they'd like to highlight (as well as many honorable mentions). We are huge fans of the work Twilight Time is doing here at PCP headquarters and we highly recommend you check out some of their discs. Also, have a listen to our previous Twilight Time love-fest from way back on episode 20 for more recommendations and favorites. Rest in Peace Nick, you leave behind an incredible legacy of cinema for movie lovers everywhere to enjoy.

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Feb 20, 2019
Scorsese: Part Two
04:04:17

Elric and Brian jump back into Martin Scorsese with this second installment on their series covering his career (and offering pairings for all the movies they discuss)! This round they run through all the narrative fiction films from KING OF COMEDY through CASINO. There's a whole lotta goodness here!

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Feb 06, 2019
New Beverly Calendar: February, 2019
02:45:34

Elric, Brian and Phil are joined by Film Critic and writer Kim Morgan to discuss the calendar for February 2019 for the New Beverly. This month, the Bev has lots of fun stuff for cinephiles including a wonderful tribute to actor Burt Reynolds. Kim Morgan has written for Sight & Sound, The Criterion Collection, Playboy, The Los Angeles Review of Books, The New Beverly Cinema Blog, her own Blog ‘Sunset Gun’ and many other outlets and has just finished a screenplay adaptation of William Lindsay Gresham's Novel NIGHTMARE ALLEY with Guillermo del Toro for a new feature he is slated to direct. 

Jan 30, 2019
Film Debuts with Sean Baker
02:14:30

Elric and Brian are joined by filmmaker and cinephile Sean Baker (THE FLORIDA PROJECT, TANGERINE, STARLET) to talk about some feature film debuts that they like very much! Five films because each and quite a variety of cinema to be had in this group - newer and older!

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Jan 21, 2019
10 Films Because 2018
02:45:35

Elric and Brian do their version of a "Top 10" films of 2018 list - but in the PCP way, it's "10 films Because" (each) and not a regular top 10. Also discussed, a recent outing to the New Beverly for a Christmas-themed double bill and some "Let's Get Physical" Blu-ray picks.

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Jan 09, 2019
New Beverly Calendar: January, 2019
02:09:26

Elric and Brian are joined by actor/filmmaker/cinephile Pat Healy and Phil Blankenship to discuss the New Beverly Calendar for January 2019.

Jan 04, 2019
Scorsese: Part One
03:11:52

With this episode, Elric and Brian begin their three-part series covering the narrative films of director Martin Scorsese. Starting here with chronologically with WHO'S THAT KNOCKING AT MY DOOR and working their way up to RAGING BULL, they discuss the movies and offer an pairing to go with each one.

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Dec 17, 2018
Film Discoveries of 2018
02:36:19

On this episode, Elric and Brian hangout and talk about the first their experience at the re-opening night at the New Beverly, their favorite Blu-ray releases of the year and their favorite older film discoveries that they saw for the first time in 2018. Enjoy!

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Dec 05, 2018
New Beverly Calendar: December, 2018
01:34:19

This is our first "Calendar Episode" where we look at and talk through all through programming for a single month at the New Beverly Cinema (our new partner) in Los Angeles. Elric and Brian are joined by Phil Blankenship (social media manager for the New Beverly -- also previously a guest on our "Bonkers" episode) to talk about all the films (double features, midnights, kiddie matinees etc) playing at the theater for December. If you are not an L.A. native, definitely check out this episode nonetheless as the lion's share of films have been been picked by Quentin Tarantino himself! There's lots and lots of movie talk here for all of our listeners to enjoy!

Nov 21, 2018
"The Return"
02:21:34

We are back! And we have some big news about the show and new things that are happening with it! Have a listen as we discuss those changes as well as a range of topics from Orson Welles' THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WIND (and it's accompanying documentary), some picks for the Barnes and Noble Criterion sale, the demise of Filmstruck and Noirvember!

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Nov 14, 2018
Episode 36: Peary's Cult Movies 3
03:23:45

For their Season Three Finale, Elric and Brian return to their tradition of using one of Danny Peary's Cult Movies books as the jumping off point for the episode. They each choose their usual "Five Films Because" from the book and also throw in a short list of three movies each that they feel deserved to be highlighted from season three. During the break between seasons, be sure to look for them on Patreon, where they will continue to crank out exclusive bonus content!

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Aug 13, 2018
More 90s Cult!
01:26:27

This episode was originally recorded in 2017 for our Patreon subscribers, but we've spruced it up with clips for all of you to check out! We offer more picks each in rapid succession to compliment our original 90s Cult episode (ep 15). Apologies for the sound quality as it was recorded via Skype before we were able to streamline that process. Please think about supporting the show on Patreon!

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Jul 30, 2018
Episode 35 - "Bonkers!"
02:36:51

Elric and Brian are joined by film programmer/social media master Phil Blankenship to discuss the many joys of brain melting, noggin sizzling bonkers cinema.

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Jul 16, 2018
Episode 34 - "Toon Time"
02:05:07

Elric and Brian turn a spotlight on animated films for this episode - preceded by a discussion of their earliest experiences with the form and of course "5 Films Because" each. 

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Jul 02, 2018
Episode 33 - Movie Satires with Adam Rifkin
02:46:00

On this episode, Elric and Brian have their first guest of season three as they are joined by director Adam Rifkin to discuss movie satires (and Adam's new films THE LAST MOVIE STAR and DIRECTOR'S CUT). Some good Burt Reynolds talk to be had here too!

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Jun 18, 2018
Episode 32 - Late 80s Cult Movies - 1985-89
02:52:42

Elric and Brian keep on keeping on with the 80s cult theme this episode, moving into the back of the decade to discuss 10 more gems each.

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Jun 04, 2018
Episode 31 - Early 80s Cult Movies - 1980-84
03:08:17

Elric and Brian return to another of their "Cult Movies" episodes - this time tackling the first half of the 1980s with ten picks each!

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May 21, 2018
Episode 30 - An Exploitation Sampler
01:54:33

After going in depth on John Carpenter and Documentaries, Elric and Brian go breezier with this "Exploitation Sampler" episode, in which they each choose a film from the categories of Blaxploitation, Hicksploitation, Canuxploitation, Sexploitation and one 'wild card' category of exploitation. This will hopefully just be a lead in to deeper dives into many if not all of these categories at a later date.

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May 07, 2018
Episode 29 - Documentaries!
02:50:53

After their epic Carpenter two-parter, the boys are back to talk documentaries in a similarly epic way (in a single episode this time). For this round, Elric and Brian offer up 5 Documentaries because and an additional 5 recommendations each that are currently available streaming! 20 plus documentaries!

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Apr 23, 2018
Episode 28B - Carpenter! (Part Two)
03:31:35

Elric and Brian return to the great John Carpenter again to talk about and pair the films from the second half of his career including such classics as BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA, PRINCE OF DARKNESS, THEY LIVE and IN THE MOUTH OF MADNESS (and many more)! This episode is just as epic as the first part, and may be the longest episode of PCP to date! A proper tribute to an incredible gentleman!

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Apr 05, 2018
Episode 28A - Carpenter! (Part One)
03:26:07

In this episode, Elric and Brian follow up on a promise they made back in the Tarantino episode to do a full tribute and pairings for the great John Carpenter! This turned out to be a huge task as ALL of Carpenter's films are being discussed and paired and thus the first two-part episode of Pure Cinema is born! This round they cover his first ten films - from DARK STAR to STARMAN! Watch for part two and the rest!

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Mar 26, 2018
Alternate Oscars 2018
01:23:14

You saw who the winners were for this year's Academy Awards last week - now listen to us talk about who we think should have also been recognized as we take another page from Danny Peary's book and run down our own lists of "Alternate Oscars".

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Mar 12, 2018
Episode 27 - "Jail Bait" (Prison Movies)
01:58:33

On this episode, Elric and Brian go behind bars for a discussion about some of their favorite Prison Movies! This topic was certainly influenced/inspired by last year's release of BRAWL IN CELL BLOCK 99, which they talk about at the top of the show.

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Feb 26, 2018
Episode 26 - "Romance"
02:08:05

Just in time for Valentine's Day, Elric and Brian indulge their romantic sides and offer up lists of films that they feel are about love and the complications involved with it. Watch these movies with your special someone (or your pets)!

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Feb 12, 2018
Episode 25 - "America!" (Season Three Premiere)
01:59:58

Elric and Brian return for Season Three of Pure Cinema with a special announcement (their new partnership with the film website The Pink Smoke) and to discuss films that make them think of America (for better or worse). Some iconic movies discussed here and some that are more off the beaten path. The show will be coming out every two weeks this season so if you are looking for more episodes, check out our Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/purecinemapod

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Jan 28, 2018
Ten Films Because 2017
01:43:17

As a sort of an end of the year wrap-up show, Elric and Brian each put together lists of "10 films Because" that are some favorite first time watches from 2017 - so not a traditional top ten, but a mix of new and old films that they enjoyed seeing over the past year.

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Dec 20, 2017
Episode 24: Peary's Cult Movies 2
03:07:09

On this season two finale of the show, Brian and Elric go epic with an in depth discussion of some of their favorite discoveries from Danny Peary's book CULT MOVIES 2. This episode even includes an interview with Peary himself! Enjoy!

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Nov 07, 2017
Episode 23: Horror Movie Music
01:13:36

On this second October episode, Elric and Brian are joined by Elric's Shockwaves Podcast co-host Rob Galluzzo to talk about some film music - specifically some of their favorite scores and composers for horror films.

Oct 23, 2017
Episode 22: Horror Triple Features
02:23:20

On this special October episode, Elric and Brian are joined by Filmmaker Jackson Stewart (BEYOND THE GATES) as all three of them choose SIX Horror film triple features for your enjoyment! (get it? 6-6-6!)

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Oct 09, 2017
Episode 21: Life Cycle
01:41:53

On this episode Elric and Brian choose films from 5 different segments of life - Childhood, Adolescence, The 20s Drift, Adulthood and The Twilight Years.

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Sep 25, 2017
Episode 20: Twilight Time
02:32:31

On this episode, Elric and Brian announce a quick format change before diving deep into one of their favorite boutique Blu-ray labels - Twilight Time. Twilight Time is a haven for cult and classic film fans alike and it was tough to choose only five films each to highlight!

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Sep 11, 2017
Episode 19: Tarantino
03:20:33

in honor of the 25th Anniversary of RESERVOIR DOGS, Elric and Brian run down and discuss all of Quentin Tarantino's films and suggest a pairing for each one of them.

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Aug 21, 2017
Episode 18: Silent Cinema
01:57:06

On this week's episode, Elric and Brian go full ahead into the world and influence of Silent Movies and call out some favorites as well as offering some possible good entry points for folks that have yet to dive into this incredibly exciting, funny and dramatic partition of cinema.

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Aug 14, 2017
Bonus Episode - "The Extended Handshake" (from Patreon)
01:40:34

For this mid-season bonus, we are releasing the very first episode we did for our Patreon subscribers when we launched - which is an extension of/sequel to our very first "Handshake Movies" section of the pilot episode of the show. Here, we dive back into the well of some of our personal favorites and discuss Five more Handshake films each! Enjoy!

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Aug 07, 2017
Episode 17: "New York"
01:21:08

On this episode, Elric and Brian take some time out from their trip to New York City (working on Brian's Danny Peary documentary) and talk about their experience in the few days they've been there and discuss some of their favorite films that make them think of New York. The episode includes clips from some folks they talked to while in the city - with each guest talking about a few New York movies of their own.

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Jul 31, 2017
Episode 16: "Based on a True Story"
01:43:11

On this episode, Elric and Brian are honored to be joined by screenwriter Larry Karaszewski (ED WOOD, THE PEOPLE VS. LARRY FLYNT, MAN ON THE MOON, BIG EYES and THE PEOPLE V. O.J. SIMPSON) to discuss and break down the biopic genre into more broad and diverse categories. 

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Jul 24, 2017
Episode 15: 90s Cult Movies
02:24:19

Taking a page from Season 1 - on this episode Elric and Brian examine some films  from the 1990s that they think fit into the cult category (each picking 10 movies to highlight).

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Jul 17, 2017
Episode 14: "High School"
02:02:59

Pure Cinema Season Two is in full effect as Elric and Brian talk High School movies with screenwriter Dan Waters (HEATHERS, BATMAN RETURNS, DEMOLITION MAN, ADVENTURES OF FORD FAIRLANE)! 

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Jul 10, 2017
Episode 13: "Summer!" (Season Two Premiere)
01:51:17

Elric and Brian kick of Pure Cinema Season Two with a discussion of some of their favorite “Summer” movies! It’s full-on summertime! Kick back and enjoy! Also - check out our Patreon for bonus content! https://www.patreon.com/purecinemapod

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Jul 03, 2017
Summer Bonus Episode: Code Red!
02:19:33

On this special summer bonus episode, Elric and Brian take a deep dive into the Code Red DVD label and sit down with the one-man-band behind it - Mr. Bill Olsen. After their chat with Bill, they run though a group of films from Code Red that they like and think are worthy of picking up. They also choose one film each from Scorpion Releasing (basically a sister company to Code Red, run by Bill's brother Walt) to highlight as well. Enjoy!

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Jun 12, 2017
Patreon Announcement!
08:55
Hey Pure Cinema Listeners - here is just a quick announcement about the Patreon campaign we just launched for the show! If you are a superfan of the show and interested in supporting us (and getting bonus content) - head over to www.patreon.com/purecinemapod to check it out and perhaps join our little club! 
 
May 30, 2017
Episode 12: Peary's Cult Movies 1
02:19:50
For this finale of the first season of the show, Elric and Brian reflect on the previous 11 (& 1/2) episodes and call out some favorite moments and discoveries that have come about because of them as well as some ideas they have for season two. The focus of episode 12 is on Danny Peary's Cult Movies 1 and they each choose their "5 Films Because" from this book, which has been incredibly important and formative to both of them.
 
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May 22, 2017
Episode 11: "Crime Story"
02:19:31

On this week's show, Elric and Brian welcome guest Josh Olson (Academy Award nominated screenwriter of A HISTORY OF VIOLENCE) and enter into the gritty world of crime films - each offering "5 Films Because" in a demonstration of their love for the genre.

May 08, 2017
Episode 10: Dysfunctional Families
01:54:16

Inspired by Scream Factory's new Blu-ray release of John Waters' film SERIAL MOM, Elric and Brian discuss the film and offer up suggestions of things to pair with it. Next, they diverge into the topic of dysfunctional families in cinema and offer their 5 films because for movies that have both real and created familial situations.

May 01, 2017
Bonus Episode #1- Listener Questions Answered!
02:21:57

On this first bonus episode, Elric and Brian field a whole bunch of listener questions in an epic conversation that runs almost two and a half hours! From their favorite Kubrick, Joe Don Baker and Sybil Danning films, to movies that make them weepy and their most fond memories of theatrical screenings plus much much more! Enjoy and thanks for listening!

Apr 17, 2017
Episode 9: Neo & Noir
02:03:26

This week, Elric and Brian plunge into the dark and seedy world of Neo-Noir movies and offer up five recommendations each with a classic Noir film to pair with every one as a "chaser".

Apr 10, 2017
Episode 8: Rip-Offs
01:57:43

On this week's show, Elric and Brian are joined by their first guest - Stephen Scarlata (JODOROWSKY'S DUNE, BEYOND THE GATES) - to talk about some of their favorite "Ripoff Movies". The impetus for this episode is the release of CATHY'S CURSE on Blu-ray from Severin Films, which we take some time to discuss at the top of the show before delving into the wild world of cinematic Rip-off's.

Apr 03, 2017
Episode 7: Cult Movies 2000 & Beyond
02:16:08

This week, Elric and Brian talk about how Cult Movies are born and run down lists of 10 films each that they feel are cult films from the year 2000 to the present.

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Mar 27, 2017
Episode 6: Scream Factory
01:52:01

This week, in honor of Scream Factory's fifth anniversary, Elric and Brian talk about their appreciation for the label and each do a '5 Films Because' list to highlight some Blu-rays they enjoy that have been released by Scream over the years.

Mar 20, 2017
Episode 5: MacGuffins
02:17:55

Elric and Brian select 5 Films each from the "Master of Suspense" Alfred Hitchcock and offer a more contemporary movie to pair with every one of their choices.

Mar 13, 2017
Episode 4: Death Wishes
01:54:29
Revenge is in the air this week as Elric and Brian briefly discuss Macon Blair's new film I DON'T FEEL AT HOME IN THIS WORLD ANYMORE (now on Netflix) and then each offer a film that could pair with it and delve deep into their "5 Films Because" lists of revenge movies.
 
Mar 06, 2017
Episode 3: Cut and Print!
02:01:54

Elric and Brian talk briefly about the importance (or not) of the Academy Awards and go through a list of their Alternate Oscars. They also discuss films about filmmaking and each list "5 Films Because" on that topic.

Feb 27, 2017
Episode 2: Space Invaders!!!
01:42:17

Elric and Brian discuss Denis Villeneuve's film ARRIVAL, each pair it with another movie and run through their Alien/First Contact "5 Films Because" lists.

Feb 20, 2017
Episode 1: Introductions / "Handshake Five"
01:51:26

In this first episode of the show, Elric and Brian introduce themselves, talk about what listeners can expect every week and go through early movie memories and their cinematic "Handshake Five" lists.

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Feb 10, 2017