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High and Low (Brow) – Episode 2.11 – Exploiting Exploitation

Posted on Apr 6, 2011 by | 1 comment

And we’re back! After a short break James and I are back to doing what we do best, talking about far too personal of issues on a movie related podcast. Huzzah!

On this, the latest episode of the High and Low (Brow) podcast we visit Exploitation films, specifically the 1977 sexploitation film Death Game, and the French pseudo-exploitation film The Escapees, from famed French horror director Jean Rollin. Besides discussing the erotic qualities of one Sondra Locke we touch base on my recent trip to New York to see Jay Cheel’s latest magnum opus and James’ feelings on cell phones, Barnabus Collins and the importance of handwritten communication. Needless to say we cover a lot of ground. Oh yeah, and we reveal just what films we will be watching for the next episode during the selection segment.

Once again I’ve went with posting the podcast in m4a, and I’ve done a bit more work with adding show notes to it as well as links to purchase the films we review. So for those of you with iPhones and iPads you should let me know if these new additions are even worth the trouble.

If you have any recommendations for films we could watch for the podcast, or want to suggest a potential theme for us to use, or simply want to tell James how awesome he is, feel free to email us and tell us your ideas. If you enjoy the show make sure to subscribe through iTunes or our RSS feed so you can catch every new episode. Also, please friend James on Facebook. Because it will frighten and confuse him. And while you’re there be sure to join our relatively new Facebook group devoted to Where the Long Tail Ends.

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As always, thanks for listening!

Opening Theme – Adonai by Ennio Morricone
Closing Music – Good Old Dad by The Ron Hicklin Singers | Death Game Theme Song

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Matt Gamble
I review movies. I run a movie theatre. I annoy people. I let my dogs lick my face whenever they want. Sometimes I'm even a halfway decent human.
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1 Comment

  1. The theme for the next podcast crossed my mind the other day, specifically with Sanshiro Sugata in mind. Scary. You’ll really enjoy this Matt, particularly the finale.

    The Lodger is a pretty solid choice if you haven’t seen it. Let me know if you can’t track down The Lodger, I have a copy.

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