Archive for Roy Scheider

Multiplex Mash-Up :: Just When You Thought It Was Safe to Go Back into the Water… (July, 1978)

Posted in 1970-1979, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 27, 2014 by WB Kelso

 
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My brilliant dissertation on JAWS 2:

Not enough people get eaten.

The End.

And between you and me, I think I prefer the sailboat art over the happy water-skier that’s about to get munched.

Going Swimming? You Might Want to See This First (September-October, 1975)

Posted in 1970-1979, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 1, 2013 by WB Kelso

 

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Is it me, or is the Shark getting closer with each successive ad? Anyways … A classic example of less is more — the less, in this case, still scaring the living bajeebus out of you, I honestly don’t know what more I can add that hasn’t already been said or written about Spielberg’s JAWS that will shed any new light or angle on the subject. Well, except, for, maybe, a desire to see Spielberg regain his nerve and try his hand at a popcorn thriller again because he (– at least he used to be) really, really, really damned good at. You want proof? How long can you be in the water, salt of fresh, before that low thrum and those familiar, primal chords has you wondering what’s lurking just below the surface? A friendly reminder, perhaps, that in some instances we are no longer on top of the food chain anymore as you make the water just a tad bit warmer before vacating it for drier environs post haste.

JAWS (1975) Zanuck/Brown Productions :: Universal Pictures / P: David Brown, Richard D. Zanuck / D: Steven Spielberg / W: Carl Gottlieb, Peter Benchley (novel) / C: Bill Butler / E: Verna Fields / M: John Williams / S: Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, Richard Dreyfuss, Lorraine Gary, Murray Hamilton, Jeffrey Kramer

Drive-In Crash-Up :: Don’t Even Bother to Fasten Your Seat Belts, Folks… (July, 1977)

Posted in 1970-1979, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 1, 2013 by WB Kelso

 

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FOR YOUR PROTECTION: We Will Not Permit You to See these Shockers Unless You Agree to Release this Theater of All Responsibility for Death by Fright! (June, 1964)

Posted in 1960-1969, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on June 21, 2012 by WB Kelso

 

 

 

 

 

The Fright Release:

 

Other Points of Interest:

Full film review of The Horror of Party Beach at 3B Theater.

Poster campaign for The Horror of Party Beach at the Archive.

The Horror of Party Beach (1964) Iselin-Tenney Productions :: 20th Century Fox / P: Alan V. Iselin, Del Tenney / D: Del Tenney / W: Richard Hilliard / C: Richard Hilliard / E: Gary Youngman / M: Wilford L. Holcombe / S: John Scott, Alice Lyon, Marilyn Clarke, Allan Laurel

Curse of the Living Corpse (1964) Iselin-Tenney Productions :: 20th Century Fox / P: Alan V. Iselin, Del Tenney / D: Del Tenney / W: Del Tenney / C: Richard Hilliard / E: Gary Youngman / M: Wilford L. Holcombe / S: Helen Warren, Roy Scheider, Candace Hilligoss, Margot Hartman