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  • Jungle Cavalcade

    Jungle Cavalcade

    ★★½

    JUNGLE CAVALCADE isn't a "new" movie but it was obviously thrown together after the release of Frank Buck's autobiography. This movie takes footage from BRING 'EM BACK ALIVE, WILD CARGO and FANG AND CLAW to have Buck talk about his various adventures.

    This is certainly a mildly entertaining film but at the same time it's hard to recommend this to people since you could just go and watch the original movies. This here clocks in at 77-minutes so there's quite…

  • Bring 'Em Back Alive

    Bring 'Em Back Alive

    ★★★

    Animal trapper Frank Buck films his time in the Malaysia jungle as he captures a number of animals.

    BRING 'EM BACK ALIVE was one of the most popular films ever made as it pretty much made an explosion at the box office in each city that it played. It was so popular that Buck basically toured with the movie to sold out crowds and it's easy to see why people would flock to this. Jungle adventures have always been popular…

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  • Something Good - Negro Kiss

    Something Good - Negro Kiss

    ★★★★

    When the Library of Congress released their list of twenty-five films to be included in the National Film Registry there were many familiar titles and then there was this thirty-second film from 1898. If you're familiar with movies from this era or if you're familiar with the race movies that would gain popularity during the 1920s then you'll realize that this here is something special.

    The film has a black man and woman kissing, doing a dance and just smiling…

  • Death Proof

    Death Proof

    ★★★★

    This is my first time watching this outside of the double feature GRINDHOUSE and I personally think the film works better on its own. Outside the lap dance sequence I really couldn't pick out any of the new footage, which is a good thing as it meant the film played very well throughout.

    The dialogue, which has been a rod of controversy, is very well written and I think in the first half it's a lot of fun. Yes, we've…