Episode 64: Let’s Get Destructed

, with special guest:

0064 B-FestBuckle up your seat belts, dear listeners, because on today’s episode we are joined by Kelvin Hatle for a blow-by-blow, film-by-film description of B-Fest 2015! Listen in to find out about such things as Korean Godzilla knock-offs, a mustache-free Sam Elliott, and paper plate throwing strategies!

Today’s extra-sauced episode is brought to you by a bottle of Rabbit Ridge Allure du Robles and several bottles of Newcastle Caledonian Scotch Ale.

Show notes behind the cut!

Films played at B-Fest 2015:
Creature with the Atom Brain
Metalstorm: The Destruction of Jared Syn
The Wizard of Speed and Time
Plan 9 from Outer Space
Black Mama, White Mama
Yongary: Monster from the Deep
Cloak and Dagger
Andy Hardy’s Private Secretary
Can’t Stop the Music
Alien from L.A.
Miami Connection
Viva Knievel

Other movies mentioned:
Ong Bak

People mentioned:
Mitch O’Connell
Tor Johnson
Kurt Siodmak
Kelly Preston
Richard Moll
Sam Elliott
Jeanette Nolan
Dabney Coleman
Mickey Rooney
The Village People
Bruce Jenner
Kathy Ireland
Albert Pyun
Y. K. Kim
Evel Knievel
Marjoe Gortner



The B-Movie Message Board

The cartoon art of Mitch O’Connell

Hala Kahiki

The Village People’s leather daddy singing Danny Boy:

A few links from Joel Thingvall:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6lV9BqzvnWo – Premiered at the Indie Horror Festival in Chicago in March (Joel appears at 2:30)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=01EVw1Eetw4&list=UUQR3YZ4uJYtzB7tDaguxk9w – Joel’s tribute to silent films

https://www.flickr.com/photos/alan-light/sets/72157601417578722/ – Photo of from 1982. Joel is in the jean coat, holding Noel Thingvall. The kid in red in the photo to the left is now DC Comics artist Christopher Jones.

1 comment

  1. Oh, “Alien from L.A.”, not even MST3K could make it bearable…

    B-Fest sounds like a delirious hoot of an experience, though!

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