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#1961 of 2425 JoeDoakes

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Posted June 23 2013 - 01:58 PM

I just saw a listing on www.classicflix.com on some new Blu-Ray titles Olive will be releasing as well..here is the link...http://www.classicfl...om/-a-1475.html

 

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#1962 of 2425 Brandon Gantt

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Posted June 24 2013 - 06:39 PM

I hope an announcement for DR. TERROR happens soon, as it is Peter Cushing's centennial celebration this year (and is rightfully being celebrated in the UK).

Yeah, I've been waiting for this as well.



#1963 of 2425 MisterLime

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Posted June 26 2013 - 11:15 AM

August Titles - Olive Films

 

 

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#1964 of 2425 JoHud

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Posted June 26 2013 - 11:51 AM

Thanks, looking forward to both of those.

 

Is that it for August?  Kind of a lean month compared to the previous Spring and Summer months if so.



#1965 of 2425 Professor Echo

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Posted June 26 2013 - 12:17 PM

Definitely in for KISS TOMORROW GOODBYE, though wish it had a better cover. It's a great Cagney though very violent, even more so than WHITE HEAT. Cagney hadn't had a hit in a few years with his independent production company so he reverted back to playing a gangster again and try to get some of his money and fans back. The indie stuff he and has brother did was very interesting, but it's easy to see why none of them made much of an impression with audiences. I would love to see JOHNNY COME LATELY come out in a nice DVD/Blu, but not sure who owns that one now. Paging Allen Hollis!



#1966 of 2425 FoxyMulder

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Posted June 26 2013 - 12:29 PM

Definitely in for KISS TOMORROW GOODBYE, though wish it had a better cover. It's a great Cagney though very violent, even more so than WHITE HEAT. Cagney hadn't had a hit in a few years with his independent production company so he reverted back to playing a gangster again and try to get some of his money and fans back. The indie stuff he and has brother did was very interesting, but it's easy to see why none of them made much of an impression with audiences. I would love to see JOHNNY COME LATELY come out in a nice DVD/Blu, but not sure who owns that one now. Paging Allen Hollis!

 IMDB says its Olive who have the rights to release it.


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#1967 of 2425 ahollis

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Posted June 26 2013 - 12:53 PM

I would love to see JOHNNY COME LATELY come out in a nice DVD/Blu, but not sure who owns that one now. Paging Allen Hollis!

Foxy is right. Olive has it on it's list.

Cagney produced it during his second independent phase (1942-1948) with his brother. The pictures were released by United Artists and JOHNNY COME LATELY was the first of three films. BLOOD ON THE SUN being the second. After the poor returns of the third film, THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE, he folded the company and went back to Warner's. Distribution of the films went to Republic and could have been an out right purchase of the titles to help Cagney pay off debts.

So that's the history and why Olive has it. Looking forward to it also.

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#1968 of 2425 JoHud

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Posted June 26 2013 - 01:35 PM

Thanks for the info on those films.  Forgot that Johnny Come Lately was on the Olive schedule.  More Cagney is always welcome.

 

Unfortunately, of those produced by Cagney's independent production company, Blood on the Sun was recently dropped from the schedule.


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#1969 of 2425 David Steigman

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Posted June 27 2013 - 11:51 AM

Im glad to see the Noirs coming out here and there, but the one I want the most is still not out Beware My Lovely...its a great film and cast and only had a VHS release...I was hoping a title that hasn't even had a DVD release yet in the USA would go to the front of the line

I wonder what determines what goes out when ?



#1970 of 2425 Thomas T

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Posted June 27 2013 - 12:04 PM

..... but the one I want the most is still not out Beware My Lovely...its a great film and cast and only had a VHS release

 

Actually Beware My Love saw a laser disc release as well.



#1971 of 2425 Vic Pardo

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Posted June 27 2013 - 12:09 PM

August Titles - Olive Films

Nice to see Gordon Douglas get some attention on that KISS TOMORROW GOODBYE cover. 



#1972 of 2425 David Steigman

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Posted June 27 2013 - 05:10 PM

Actually Beware My Love saw a laser disc release as well.

 

Interesting...I didnt follow the laserdisc line at all back in the day. Still hasnt had a DVD release though :)



#1973 of 2425 Robert Crawford

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Posted June 27 2013 - 07:41 PM

Interesting...I didnt follow the laserdisc line at all back in the day. Still hasnt had a DVD release though :)

It's still listed as a title coming in the future.  Let's hope the film elements don't get in the way.

 

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#1974 of 2425 Dick

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Posted June 28 2013 - 09:35 PM

PLEASE... THE PAWNBROKER and DR. TERROR'S HOUSE OF HORRORS.

Many thanks.
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#1975 of 2425 t1g3r5fan

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Posted June 29 2013 - 11:52 PM

I don't know what replacement titles have been acquired by Olive for the ones dropped from the schedule, but I'm hoping that one of them is THE PSYCHOPATH. It has turned up on TCM from time to time - albeit in a pan-and-scan version and it would make a nice double bill with DR. TERROR'S HOUSE OF HORRORS (which is also directed by Freddie Francis). If so, here's hoping that the film elements don't get in the way.



#1976 of 2425 MisterLime

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Posted July 03 2013 - 06:42 AM

September Titles - Olive Films - More to come...

 

 

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Posted July 03 2013 - 09:56 AM

September Titles - Olive Films - More to come...

 

Is Escape from Zahrain the one where James Mason makes an uncredited guest appearance? ("Oh, not my Scotch")



#1978 of 2425 Bob Cashill

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Posted July 03 2013 - 02:42 PM

Yes.



#1979 of 2425 Robin9

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Posted July 04 2013 - 01:25 AM

Yes.

 

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Posted July 04 2013 - 05:01 AM

Any more info about when Plunder Road will be released?

http://www.imdb.com/...050847/combined

 

IMDB says that there are two versions, one with voice over narration and one with out. It would be great to have both versions, e.g. an alternate sound track.






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