Jack Davis promotional art for the short-lived 1966 sitcom THE HERO starring future SOAP and EMPTY NEST star Richard Mulligan.
Saturday, March 21, 2015
This '66 remake of a classic remake of a classic had a good cast for its day but never achieved the classic status of its predecessors and, in fact, led to Marty Feldman's spoof version of the following decade, THE LAST REMAKE OF BEAU GESTE.
Friday, March 20, 2015
Keyboardist and band founder Michael Brown wrote this seminal hit for the "Baroque Pop" band , The Left Banke, with Steve Martin (Caro) singing lead. The song was inspired by the guitarist's girlfriend.
R.I.P. Michael Brown
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Friday, March 6, 2015
In the 1960s, s-e-x was starting to turn up more and more frequently onscreen, even in mainstream movies. But it's not like this was really all that new. This book, published in the UK in '66, was one of the first of many to delve into the history of motion picture sex, just as it was about to explode all over the world.