Category Archives: film

A Double Feature

Yes, two stories this week. First, the story of Bridget Driscoll, a 44 year old mother who was run over by a car that was going a little over walking speed. She was the first pedestrian killed by a automobile, … Continue reading

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Celluloid of the Strange & Unusual 1

Every year, thousands of films are created and only a handful get seen by the general public. Today I look at three films you may have never seen on the 117th episode of Sunday Morning Coffee with Jeff. So today … Continue reading

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The Blair Which Project

The Blair Witch Project was the Brainchild of Daniel Myrick and Eduardo Sánchez who, as early was 1993, found that they felt documentaries on paranormal phenomena were scarier than traditional horror films. They went out and rented such things like … Continue reading

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Richard Stanley & Dr. Moreau

As the age of 4 or 5 he read and fell in love with the H.G. Wells 1896 book The Island of Dr. Moreau, the story of a doctor who creates sentient beings from animals by the way of vivisection. … Continue reading

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The Mysterious Death of Thelma Todd

In December of 1935, Thelma Todd, a very successful actor in Hollywood, was discovered dead in her car. She was not yet 30 years old. The cause of death was carbon monoxide poisoning. Most reports list her death as either … Continue reading

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The Roscoe Arbuckle Scandal – CWJ077

Roscoe Arbuckle was one of the most popular Silent film stars of the 1910s. Everything look great for the comedy star. That was; until Labor Day Weekend, 1921. Soon 30 year old, Virginia Rappe would be dead and he would … Continue reading

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The Original Godzilla – CWJ074

On today’s show, I look at the original 1954 Japanese classic, Gojira, better known as Godzilla: King of the Monsters. While it was impossible to tell the complete story, I pick out some of my favorite facts. It all started … Continue reading

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Manos: The Hands of Fate – CWJ065

This is the story of a film; a bad film that was made in the most unconventional way by Harold P. Warren. He made a bet that he could make a horror movie. He was able to raise $19,000, mostly … Continue reading

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CWJ006: The Gold Rush

In 1935, Charlie Chaplin released a film called the Gold Rush. In todays show, Jeff talks a little about the making of this classic film of the silent era. Also, I have a problem with Potbelly Sandwich Shop. Listen the … Continue reading

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