What could be more all-American and patriotic than a teen exploitation horror flick made by a crew specializing in religious and instructional films starring Steve McQueen. Ladies and gentlemen: The Blob, directed by Irvin S. Yeaworth, featuring a theme song by Burt Bacharach, is a masterpiece of small town angst and urgency that launched the careers of two superstars from the U.S. of A!
|By: Elliott Sunday July 3, 2011 2:00 am|
Holiday weekend limiting the guest lists I think. You’re in luck though, you do get the Three Amigos! Wimbledon preempts Meet the Press, sorry to say (“Never has the word ‘preempted’ be cause for such joy. Any chance that the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club will make Wimbledon an ongoing biweekly series instead of a once-a-year gig?” – Peterr).
We have an exceptional Book Salon for you today, so tune in, the hot dogs will keep, I promise.
I hope you all have picnics galore to go to, and fireworks aplenty.