Tag - classic

Charlie Brown and Linus with the Christmas Tree

13 Days of Xmas 2011, Day 13: Charlie Brown...

Well, here we are again at the end of another year of 13 Days of Xmas. We hope you’ve enjoyed our little snack trays of holiday madness. As is tradition, when we get here, we watch what is a classic that should be viewed once a...

State Radio: Let It Go

Music Monday: The Library of Congress, Ennio...

More music picks for your Monday, curated this week by Rob Levy and Widge. If you like what you hear, use the links provided to snag it for yourself from Amazon. Doing so through us gives us kickbacks, and those help pay for stuff like more...

Merry Christmas Jackie Gleason

13 Days of Xmas 2010, Day 10: A Honeymooners...

So today we go back to the 1950s for a pair of classic Christmas television episodes for The Honeymooners. We have the 1953 episode from The Jackie Gleason Show, “Santa and the Bookies,” and the 1955 episode from the standalone...

Win the Disney Animation Collection on DVD!

So Disney is re-releasing a bunch of their shorts on DVD. You can see the main titles up there in the image, but each of them comes with bonus shorts as well. For example, among the teeming hordes of animation on here, you’ve got...

Steve Martin *is* The Great Flydini

I try not to just post vids with nothing else because you can get that at any old website. But sometimes vids just need no introduction. Like this one. I will concur with the commenter on the YouTube page who asks why Steve Martin...

Chuck Jonesapalooza on TCM Tonight!

Just received word from my friend and yours, Craig Kausen–via his blog about his granddad, Chuck Jones, which we threw your way before–that Turner Classic Movies is debuting a new docu on Mr. Jones, “Chuck Jones: Memories...

Charlie Brown Christmas

13 Days of Xmas: The Big Day

Whether you believe or not, this is still just a great cartoon. It’s “A Charlie Brown Christmas.” You can buy the new remastered edition on DVD from Amazon here. It’s currently going for $13.99 and it looks great...

Night of the Living Dead: Johnny

32 Days of Halloween II, Movie Night No. 32:...

Yes, I know this was also last year’s pick. But it is Night of the Living Dead after all. And not a cheap remake substitute. The real thing. And it’s Halloween. And this is where the film belongs. Direct link for the feedreaders...

Count Floyd: It’s Not One of Our...

A quick interlude because I can. Behold: my favorite Count Floyd bit ever. Ever. Update: Alas, it’s been taken down. It’s the Dr. Tongue’s 3-D House of Pancakes bit. If you find it again, please let me know. I don’t...