Category Archives: Film Writing

SOUNDTRACK SHELF PODCAST #08: Flamma-Jamma!

It’s been some weeks now, but it was time to put together another soundtrack mixtape for ya. A significant number of tracks this time around come straight from audio rips of the films themselves, as many of the movies in … Continue reading

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SOUNDTRACK SHELF PODCAST #06: Horror Ahoy!

This horror-themed playlist is the first time that Bret and Nicolaou have collaborated together on an episode of the podcast — spot which tracks came from whom, and win a year’s supply of canned soup! DOWNLOAD: Soundtrack Shelf Podcast: #06 … Continue reading

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SOUNDTRACK SHELF Podcast #03: August 2011 Part Deux!

We were serious about making the Soundtrack Shelf podcast a twice-a-month thing, rather than just a monthly thing. And, WHAMMO!, here ya go! Soundtrack Shelf Podcast: #03, August 2011 Part Deux! (MP3) Playlist: Contamination – Connexion (Goblin) Beverly Hills Cop … Continue reading

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SOUNDTRACK SHELF Podcast #02, August 2011

SLAMMO! The second installment of the soon-to-be-twice-a-month Cinefamily podcast mixtape dedicated to deep film soundtrack cuts is here! This episode is put together by my friend/co-worker Alex Nicolaou; I’m not actually featured on this episode, as Alex did all the … Continue reading

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SOUNDTRACK SHELF Podcast #01, July 2011

BLAMMO! Here’s the first episode of a monthly hour-long podcast dedicated to rare movie soundtrack cuts! I’m doing this as a regular feature of my blogging for The Cinefamily in Los Angeles. Soundtrack Shelf Podcast: #01, July 2011! (MP3) Playlist: … Continue reading

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Bret’s also now blogging for The Cinefamily!

After much hand-wringing mixed with actual work, The Cinefamily (the repertory movie theater/non-profit arts organization I program for in Los Angeles) now has a spiffy new website, complete with a brand-new blog as well! The big model for us, blog-wise, … Continue reading

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TRAILER for Bret’s Punk Film Fest!

My compatriots and I just finished this awesome trailer for the “Destroy All Movies” punk film fest we’re doing on Nov. 20-21 at The Cinefamily in Los Angeles. Check out the full festival listings in my previous post!

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BRET’S LATEST PUNK FILM FEST!

Here’s part of the reason my posts in the last weeks have been less forthcoming! For those who don’t know, for my day job I’m one of the programmers at The Cinefamily, a non-profit revival cinema in Los Angeles. For … Continue reading

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REALLY RAD SHIT IN L.A. ON THURSDAY!

For those in Los Angeles — tomorrow night, as part of my “Post-Punk Junk” film series, I’m screening at the Cinefamily the ultra-rare Urgh! A Music War-like documentary short Kids Like You And Me: Reading Festival ’78″, featuing killer live … Continue reading

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EGG CITY RADIO’S POST-PUNK FILM FEST 2!!!!

For those who don’t know, for my day job I’m one of the programmers at The Cinefamily, a non-profit revival cinema in Los Angeles. Last year, I was able to pull off an eight-part punk/post-punk film series, called “Post-Punk Junk” … Continue reading

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