Subject:CINEMA #161 – “The Way Of The Sword – Samurai In The Movies!”

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This week, Kim and TC look at Samurai movies!


 

Plus, this week’s Star Wars; Indepth Spotlight looks at movie haters and the general atmosphere of meanness surrounding movie critics, reviewers, bloggers,and the like;  the latest from the PNR Pipeline, including two contests where you could win a $25 gift card from Best Buy; listener E-Mail; and our review of RACE TO WITCH MOUNTAIN!

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ODDZ AND ENDZ…

 TWO NEW CONTESTS!!!

Win a $25 gift card from Best Buy!
Help TC name his new “movie a day” column debuting around the first of April. It will be similar to the RadioTC Song Of The Day blog (see below) only focusing on a different movie each day. We’re looking for fun and originality, and the best five or six will get put in a barrel and decided on. If we choose your name, you win a $25 Gift Card from Best Buy! And while your at it, submit your suggestions for the name of the first IndieFilmSpotlight podcast debuting in June – you can win the same prize! Drop a line with your suggestions to subjectcinema@popcornnroses.com!

(AHEM…Lawyers tell me I have to say the following – The name(s) chosen will become the property of PNR Networks and no further compensation will be offered outside that of the above mentioned prize and credit on the website and on Subject:CINEMA when announced – ok, the lawyers are all happy now…sorry for the necessary legal break…)

SITA SINGS THE BLUES

This movie is so getting screwed by copyright problems, and now filmmaker Nina Paley is making the entire film available for download online. Our review on yesterday’s show just hits a few highlights, so you’ll want to check out the ENTIRE film, and we urge you to head over to her site at http://sitasingstheblues.com, and download it for yourself. And DON’T FORGET to email Ms Paley and let her know you saw the film, and that you heard about it from us on Subject:CINEMA!

ONE OF OUR FAVORITE INDIES IS NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE!
Decker’s marvelous movie Once Upon A Film is finally available for public consumption! It’s just $2.99 for a rental, or $9.99 to own. Don’t miss your chance to see one of the best films to come along in a long time! Check out Once Upon A Film!

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AND WHILE YOU’RE AT IT…

Drop by TC’s great music site, RadioTC.com for the brand new “RadioTC Song Of the Day” feature! TC has a huge music collection and each day he’s going to bringing you some favorite tunes of his! Each day, he’ll pick a different song, and explain why he’s chosen it as the “Song of the Day”. You’ll hear some classic hits, some album cuts, some obscure songs that he thinks should be heard, and the oddball goofy song as well. So join us every day! http://radiotc.com!

NEXT WEEK
 Sunday, March 22, 2009 – Subject:CINEMA #162 – “The Fabulous Fleisher Folio!”

We will look at the Fleisher Animation Studios, and how Max and Dave’s legacy lives on today, through great characters like Betty Boop, Popeye, Superman, and more!

Remember, you can find the complete calendar of upcoming shows on our websites! Our Calendar service has been restructuring it’s systems, so if it’s not showing now, it will be back shortly!

Keep tuned in throughout the week at PNR for the latest news and commentary, and we’ll see you with another brand new edition of S:C next Saturday!

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