Warner Archive Podcast
About This Show
George Feltenstein, Matthew Patterson, and D.W. Ferranti discuss the latest movie and TV releases from the Warner Bros. specialty label Warner Archive. The podcast features news, reviews, and interviews focusing on classic films and TV, sci-fi, horror, film noir, cult, animation, and other rarities culled from the vast Warner Bros. vaults.
Most Recent Episode
Top Toons and Tribulations
William Wellman's war drama Battleground (1949) explodes on to Blu-ray with a stunning new master for 2017 featuring an all-star ensemble that includes Van Johnson, George Murphy, Ricardo Montalban, John Hodiak, James Whitmore and Marshall Thompson. Hanna-Barbera's canny cartoon classic Top Cat: The Original Series is back in print on DVD deftly mixes Bilko-like scheming and scamming with Bowery Boys buffoonery with Arnold Stang voicing Top Cat and the great Allen Jenkins as Officer Dibble. Also back in print is the 2003-4 anime-inspired toon, Xiaolin Showdown: The Complete First Season along with with Xiaolin Showdown: The Complete Second Season (2004-05) presented for teh first time in DVD and in it's original 16x9 aspect ratio. Finally we go over a series of back in print DVDs including Libeled Lady (1936) with Jean Harlow, The Harvey Girls (1946) and In the Good Old Summertime (1949) with Judy Garland, and I'll Cry Tomorrow (1955) with Susan Hayward.
Rated 5 out of
Fuel your thirst for the classics!
Warner Archive, especially the Instant service, has kindled in me an appreciation for classic films. Their commitment to technical excellence is apparent in all they do. This podcast is an excellent weekly companion to the service, giving you recommendations of what to watch next.
Date published: 2014-09-03
Rated 5 out of
Musr Have for Classic Movie & TV Lovers
A great resource for classic movies and TV shows...great interviews and classic radio shows too!
Date published: 2014-01-14