Archive for The William Shatner Blogathon

The William Shatner Blogathon :: Somewhere in the Darkest Reaches of the Universe, a Battle is About to Begin. A Battle Between a Warrior and a Madman… (June, 1982)

Posted in 1980-1989, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 23, 2014 by WB Kelso

 

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C’mon! Say it with me! All together now. Three … two … one …

 

 
i.ashx - CopyWay back in June of 2010, the fine folk behind the magnificent She Blogged by Night held The Shatnerthon!, a tribute to the great William Tiberius Shatner. Scenes from the Morgue heeded the call and participated back then, and now, to celebrate Wild Bill’s birthday this weekend, it was high time we migrated those ads over to the new site plus a few more treats mixed in. Alas, this will be the last entry in the Captain’s Log for this Blogathon. Hope you enjoyed it. Until next time, Fellow Red-Shirts, ‘Beam me up, Scotty.’
 
 
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982) Paramount Pictures / EP: Harve Bennett / P: Robert Sallin / AP: William F. Phillips / D: Nicholas Meyer / W: Harve Bennett, Jack B. Sowards, Gene Roddenberry (TV series) / C: Gayne Rescher / E: William Paul Dornisch / M: James Horner / S: William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, James Doohan, George Takei, Walter Koenig, Nichelle Nichols, Bibi Besch, Kirstie Alley, Ricardo Montalban

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The William Shatner Blogathon :: So Frightening, You’ll Never Recover. (June, 1982)

Posted in 1980-1989, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 23, 2014 by WB Kelso

 

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i.ashx - CopyWay back in June of 2010, the fine folk behind the magnificent She Blogged by Night held The Shatnerthon!, a tribute to the great William Tiberius Shatner. Scenes from the Morgue heeded the call and participated back then, and now, to celebrate Wild Bill’s birthday this weekend, it was high time we migrated those ads over to the new site plus a few more treats mixed in. Enjoy.
 
 
 
 
 
Visiting Hours (1982) Canadian Film Development Corporation (CFDC) :: Filmplan :: Victor Solnicki Productions :: 20th Century Fox / EP: Pierre David, Victor Solnicki / P: Claude Héroux / D: Jean-Claude Lord / W: Brian Taggert / C: René Verzier / E: Jean-Claude Lord, Lise Thouin / M: Jonathan Goldsmith / S: Lee Grant, Linda Purl, Michael Ironside, William Shatner, Lenore Zann, Harvey Atkin

The William Shatner Blogathon :: A Conservative Cop with a Real Distaste for Crime (February, 1982)

Posted in 1980-1989, Tuned In with tags , , , , on March 23, 2014 by WB Kelso

 

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i.ashx - CopyWay back in June of 2010, the fine folk behind the magnificent She Blogged by Night held The Shatnerthon!, a tribute to the great William Tiberius Shatner. Scenes from the Morgue heeded the call and participated back then, and now, to celebrate Wild Bill’s birthday this weekend, it was high time we migrated those ads over to the new site plus a few more treats mixed in. Enjoy.
 

The William Shatner Blogathon :: Unthinkable, Improbable, Incredible … But It Could Happen Tomorrow! (August, 1980)

Posted in 1980-1989, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , on March 23, 2014 by WB Kelso

 

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i.ashx - CopyWay back in June of 2010, the fine folk behind the magnificent She Blogged by Night held The Shatnerthon!, a tribute to the great William Tiberius Shatner. Scenes from the Morgue heeded the call and participated back then, and now, to celebrate Wild Bill’s birthday this weekend, it was high time we migrated those ads over to the new site plus a few more treats mixed in. Enjoy.
 
 
 
 
 
The Kidnapping of the President (1980) Presidential Films :: Sefel Films :: Crown International Pictures / EP: Joseph Sefel / P: George Mendeluk, John Ryan / D: George Mendeluk / W: Richard Murphy, Charles Templeton (novel) / C: Mike Molloy / E: Michael MacLaverty / M: Nash the Slash, Paul Zaza / S: William Shatner, Hal Holbrook, Van Johnson, Ava Gardner, Miguel Fernandes

The William Shatner Blogathon :: The Human Adventure is Just Beginning. (December, 1979)

Posted in 1970-1979, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 23, 2014 by WB Kelso

 

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As I’ve gotten older, and further and further away from a nine year old’s first impression, which found it sorely lacking in laser battles and Wookies, I’ve come to appreciate Robert Wise’s Star Trek the Motion Picture for what it was instead of what it wasn’t.
 
i.ashx - CopyWay back in June of 2010, the fine folk behind the magnificent She Blogged by Night held The Shatnerthon!, a tribute to the great William Tiberius Shatner. Scenes from the Morgue heeded the call and participated back then, and now, to celebrate Wild Bill’s birthday this weekend, it was high time we migrated those ads over to the new site plus a few more treats mixed in. Enjoy.
 
 
 
 
 
Star Trek the Motion Picture (1979) Century Associates :: Paramount Pictures / P: Gene Roddenberry / AP: Jon Povill / D: Robert Wise / W: Harold Livingston, Alan Dean Foster, Gene Roddenberry (TV series) / C: Richard H. Kline / E: Todd C. Ramsay / M: Jerry Goldsmith / S: William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, James Doohan, George Takei, Walter Koenig, Nichelle Nichols, Persis Khambatta, Stephen Collins

The William Shatner Blogathon :: The Most Shocking Double-Date of Your Life! (September, 1978)

Posted in 1970-1979, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 23, 2014 by WB Kelso

 

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Back in the 1970s, Joseph Brenner and his Associates had a hand in distributing a lot of exploitation gold with the likes of the Thunderball-Fisted Infra-Man, Argento’s ethereally beautiful Suspiria, and those kooky aqua-nazis in Shock Waves. Here, after the astronomical success of Saturday Night Fever, he bought and repackaged the Ernest Borgnine and William Shatner-fueled The Devil’s Rain, a trippy tale about a coven of the Cloven One’s worshipers, and shamelessly moved Travolta to the top of the bill even though his screen time is about, oh, I don’t know, four or five seconds tops. Beyond that, grab yourself a couple of hot dogs and settle in for a ghoulish quadruple feature that also includes a British import, one of Michael and Roberta Findley’s last co-productions (– as I’m fairly positive that’s supposed to be Shriek of the Mutilated), and topped off with Andy Milligan’s version of Sweeney Todd.
 
i.ashx - CopyWay back in June of 2010, the fine folk behind the magnificent She Blogged by Night held The Shatnerthon!, a tribute to the great William Tiberius Shatner. Scenes from the Morgue heeded the call and participated back then, and now, to celebrate Wild Bill’s birthday this weekend, it was high time we migrated those ads over to the new site plus a few more treats mixed in. Enjoy.
 

The William Shatner Blogathon :: Hot Lead, Hot Cars, Hot Damn! (August, 1974)

Posted in 1970-1979, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 23, 2014 by WB Kelso

 

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i.ashx - CopyWay back in June of 2010, the fine folk behind the magnificent She Blogged by Night held The Shatnerthon!, a tribute to the great William Tiberius Shatner. Scenes from the Morgue heeded the call and participated back then, and now, to celebrate Wild Bill’s birthday this weekend, it was high time we migrated those ads over to the new site plus a few more treats mixed in. Enjoy.
 
 
 
 
 
Big Bad Mama (1974) Hit Woman Productions Inc. :: Santa Cruz Productions Inc. :: New World Pictures / P: Roger Corman / AP: Jon Davison, Teri Schwartz / D: Steve Carver / W: William W. Norton, Frances Doel / C: Bruce Logan / E: Tina Hirsch / M: David Grisman / S: Angie Dickinson, William Shatner, Tom Skerritt, Susan Sennett, Joan Prather

The William Shatner Blogathon :: Far-Out Adventure, Far Out Among the Stars! (September, 1967)

Posted in 1960-1969, Tuned In with tags , , , , , , on March 23, 2014 by WB Kelso

 

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i.ashx - CopyWay back in June of 2010, the fine folk behind the magnificent She Blogged by Night held The Shatnerthon!, a tribute to the great William Tiberius Shatner. Scenes from the Morgue heeded the call and participated back then, and now, to celebrate Wild Bill’s birthday this weekend, it was high time we migrated those ads over to the new site plus a few more treats mixed in. Enjoy.

The William Shatner Blogathon :: More than a Gimmick-Ridden, Monster-Ridden, Machine-Made Science Fiction Series. (September, 1966)

Posted in 1960-1969, Tuned In, Vintage News Articles with tags , , , , , on March 23, 2014 by WB Kelso

 
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i.ashx - CopyWay back in June of 2010, the fine folk behind the magnificent She Blogged by Night held The Shatnerthon!, a tribute to the great William Tiberius Shatner. Scenes from the Morgue heeded the call and participated back then, and now, to celebrate Wild Bill’s birthday this weekend, it was high time we migrated those ads over to the new site plus a few more treats mixed in. Enjoy.

Shields Up! There’s a Blogathon on the Starboard Bow! Set Phasers on Post! :: The William Shatner Blogathon!.

Posted in What's On with tags , on March 23, 2014 by WB Kelso

 
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Way back in June of 2010, the fine folk behind the magnificent She Blogged by Night held The Shatnerthon!, a tribute to the great William Tiberius Shatner. Scenes from the Morgue heeded the call and participated back then, and now, to celebrate Wild Bill’s birthday this weekend, it was high time we migrated those ads over to the new site plus a few more treats mixed in. Enjoy.