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A celebration of semicentennials in the world of cinema! Each week Brian Rowe and a guest review a film released fifty years ago and discuss an actor, director, or genre affiliated with that film.

Film at Fifty Brian Rowe

    • TV & Film
    • 4.6 • 19 Ratings

A celebration of semicentennials in the world of cinema! Each week Brian Rowe and a guest review a film released fifty years ago and discuss an actor, director, or genre affiliated with that film.

    Kotch with Casey Bell

    Kotch with Casey Bell

    Casey Bell joins Brian for a discussion of KOTCH, the only film directed by Jack Lemmon, starring Walter Matthau in an Oscar-nominated performance. They also talk about Matthau's fantastic career and pick his three best films!

    KOTCH is available on Amazon: https://amzn.to/3h5kpCg

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    • 1 hr 21 min
    BONUS EP — Strangers on a Train: 70 Years Ago in Film with Sherri Nunn

    BONUS EP — Strangers on a Train: 70 Years Ago in Film with Sherri Nunn

    Sherri Nunn of the Scaredy Cats Podcast joins Brian for a discussion celebrating the 70th anniversary of Alfred Hitchcock's Strangers on a Train and everything to do with the year in film in 1951!

    STRANGERS ON A TRAIN is available on Amazon Prime: https://amzn.to/3jh1eXA

    Follow us at filmatfifty.com and @filmatfifty on social media, and please leave us a five-star review on Apple Podcasts or wherever you listen to your podcasts. You can also email the podcast at fiftyyearsagoinfilm@gmail.com!

    • 1 hr 29 min
    Duck, You Sucker with Ben Friedman

    Duck, You Sucker with Ben Friedman

    Ben Friedman joins Brian for a discussion of DUCK, YOU SUCKER, the second-to-last feature directed by Sergio Leone. They also talk about Leone's legendary career and pick his three best films!

    DUCK, YOU SUCKER is available on Amazon Prime: https://amzn.to/2Wul7Sc

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    • 1 hr 36 min
    Billy Jack with J. Michael Trautmann (Shameless)

    Billy Jack with J. Michael Trautmann (Shameless)

    J. Michael Trautmann, actor in Shameless and Longmire, joins Brian for a discussion of the second highest grossing movie of 1971, BILLY JACK, starring and directed by Tom Laughlin! 

    BILLY JACK is available on Amazon Prime: https://amzn.to/3xTc6ij

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    • 1 hr 12 min
    Let's Scare Jessica to Death with Jordan Downey (The Head Hunter)

    Let's Scare Jessica to Death with Jordan Downey (The Head Hunter)

    Jordan Downey, director of The Head Hunter and Thankskilling, joins Brian for a discussion of the 1971 horror film LET'S SCARE JESSICA TO DEATH. They also talk about '70s horror films and pick their three favorites!

    LET'S SCARE JESSICA TO DEATH is available on Amazon Prime: https://amzn.to/3xR8gpZ

    Follow the podcast at filmatfifty.com and @filmatfifty on social media, and please leave a five-star review on Apple Podcasts or wherever you listen to your podcasts. You can also email Film at Fifty at fiftyyearsagoinfilm@gmail.com!

    • 2 hr 1 min
    BONUS EP — Jeepers Creepers with James Reeves

    BONUS EP — Jeepers Creepers with James Reeves

    James Reeves joins Brian for a special bonus episode celebrating the 20th anniversary of JEEPERS CREEPERS!

    JEEPERS CREEPERS is available on Vudu: https://bit.ly/3ARTa5F

    Follow the podcast at filmatfifty.com and @filmatfifty on social media, and please leave a five-star review on Apple Podcasts or wherever you listen to your podcasts. You can also email Film at Fifty at fiftyyearsagoinfilm@gmail.com!

    • 1 hr 13 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
19 Ratings

19 Ratings

MovieLover23457 ,

Great Movie Podcast

For fans of films from the 1970s this is an essential listen! Heck, even if you aren’t, all movie fans will get a kick out of it! Great host with great guests!

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We love you Brian!!!!!

Jhust98 ,

Bout time

As someone who has gotten into movies recently over the past few years, I never know a whole lot about movies past the 80s. This concept is a great idea and a great way for someone to get into movies from before their time.

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