Tag Archives: 70s Movies

Music For Monday: Mountain, ‘Mississippi Queen’ (Live ’70)

Welcome to Monday! It’s time for some brain-busting music from hard rock heroes, Mountain. Here’s the band performing “Mississippi Queen” live in New York, circa 1970. The clip comes from the rarely-seen movie, The Day The Music Died, which made … Continue reading

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Trailer Tuesday: ‘Pufnstuf’ (The Movie, 1970)

We’ve featured the Pufnstuf television series more than once here at the ‘Disco, but we’ve yet to present the theatrical trailer for the movie version. Let’s remedy that now, seeing as it’s Trailer Tuesday. As in the television series, Jack … Continue reading

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Trailer Tuesday: Michael Caine In ‘Pulp’ (1972)

For this edition of Trailer Tuesday, we haul out the bizarre and highly-watchable cult film, Pulp. Pulp, directed by Mike Hodges and released in 1972, stars Michael Caine as Mickey King. King, a writer of pulp detective novels, travels to … Continue reading

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Trailer Tuesday: ‘Foul Play’ (1978)

Foul Play stumbled into theaters in July of 1978. The comedic-thriller is set in San Francisco and and stars Goldie Hawn as librarian, Gloria Mundy who is drawn into a Hitchcock-style assassination mystery. Chevy Chase, hot off of his Saturday … Continue reading

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Music For Monday: Monty Python, ‘Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life’ (1979)

As another work-heavy Monday rolls around, we may need to pause and remember to “Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life.” “Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life” was written and sung by Eric Idle and appeared in … Continue reading

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Trailer Tuesday: ‘Hair’ (1979)

The movie version of the popular stage musical Hair arrived about 10 years too late. Nevertheless, it’s a fun spectacle to watch and sing-a-long with. The 1979 film was directed by Miloš Forman and stars; Treat Williams, John Savage and … Continue reading

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