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Golden Talkies

Golden Talkies is the weekly tangent-filled podcast where Jamie and Duncan watch films that came out exactly 50 years ago and discuss them, featuring our unique rating system and highly highly qualified opinions. New episodes every Sunday!

Ep.32 - The Music Lovers (1971): The Pathetic

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  • 4 months ago
  • 50:25

This week Jamie and Duncan watch Ken Russel's 1971 Tchaikovsky biopic  The Music Lovers starring Richard Chamberlain. We also discuss what we have been watching recently, including Minari (2020), Parasite (2019) and Ran (1985).

Ep.31 - Get Carter (1971): Pissholes in the Snow

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  • 130 views
  • 4 months ago
  • 01:07:22

It's Michael Caine's second appearance on the Podcast as we watch Mike Hodges' Get Carter (1971). In other news technical issues are back baby!

Ep.30 - The Statue (1971): I'd Like to See Goliath

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  • 120 views
  • 5 months ago
  • 43:40

In this episode of the Golden Talkies podcast we watch The Statue (1971), a farcical comedy by Rod Amateau, starring David Niven and John Cleese. Highlights of this episode include our attempts to recreate its hyper catchy theme song and a grand reveal about its writer's other work!

Ep.29 - The Beguiled (1971): I Picked the Mushrooms

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  • 120 views
  • 5 months ago
  • 01:01:38

In this episode, we discuss Don Siegel's The Beguiled (1971), starring Clint Eastwood as a Yankee soldier holed up in a Confederate school for girls. Jamie also talks about Sofia Coppola's 2017 remake (or re-adaptation, as he terms it).

Ep.28 - Vanishing Point (1971): Clean as Kleenex

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  • 110 views
  • 5 months ago
  • 01:03:13

In our first 1971 episode we watch the cult classic action film Vanishing Point (1971), starring Barry Newman and Cleavon Little.

Ep.27 - Top 5 Films of 1970

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  • 110 views
  • 5 months ago
  • 41:32

In this very special end of year recapsode we discuss our favourite and least favourite of the year alongside a couple of honourable mentions.