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  Topic: Does Anyone Have Film of John Pesek Wrestling?
Ken Viewer

Replies: 1
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PostForum: Eighties   Posted: Fri Jul 05, 2019 8:12 am   Subject: Does Anyone Have Film of John Pesek Wrestling?
I've been much more interested in Pesek as I've read more about the wrestling industry over the years and learned how long his career stretched, but hadn't located any leads on who had filmed him or w ...
  Topic: FILM: Joe Stecher Jobs to Gus Sonnenberg in Boston
Ken Viewer

Replies: 4
Views: 3624

PostForum: Eighties   Posted: Fri Apr 27, 2018 8:21 pm   Subject: FILM: Joe Stecher Jobs to Gus Sonnenberg in Boston
KHawk,

Even in 1930, when the above film was shot, most newsreels companies were still using silent cameras and shooting at 18-frames-per-second, which gives us the speeded-up look. It can be smoo ...
  Topic: FILM: Rudy Dusek Slams Man Mountain Dean; NYC: 1934
Ken Viewer

Replies: 6
Views: 3400

PostForum: Eighties   Posted: Fri Feb 02, 2018 9:51 am   Subject: FILM: Rudy Dusek Slams Man Mountain Dean; NYC: 1934
Steve,

I spend more time looking for, and reading, your wrestling-scholarship posts and movie reviews than I did going to hoard-sites I know of for the purpose of finding wrestling footage. Wrestl ...
  Topic: Yohe's Movie Update
Ken Viewer

Replies: 1152
Views: 290437

PostForum: Entertainment   Posted: Thu Dec 21, 2017 7:13 pm   Subject: Yohe's Movie Update
I was concerned that Disney, knowing Steve held a ticket to an opening-night showing of the new Star Wars movie, was holding him hostage until he showed them his review of the thing and, if it was neg ...
  Topic: New: Restored 1927 Version; "The King of Kings"
Ken Viewer

Replies: 0
Views: 1574

PostForum: Entertainment   Posted: Fri Dec 08, 2017 12:43 pm   Subject: New: Restored 1927 Version; "The King of Kings"
Due out any day now is a DVD containing a new restoration of Cecil B. DeMille's 1927 silent film -- with long-lost portions of footage shot in the beautiful final version of the 2-strip-Technicolor pr ...
  Topic: FILM: Rudy Dusek Slams Man Mountain Dean; NYC: 1934
Ken Viewer

Replies: 6
Views: 3400

PostForum: Eighties   Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 10:17 am   Subject: FILM: Rudy Dusek Slams Man Mountain Dean; NYC: 1934
John,

You're comparing apples and a ham sandwich. The thread with Weinstein in its name is a news-aggregation operation wherein I wanted to see if I still could follow and report on something that ...
  Topic: FILM: Rudy Dusek Slams Man Mountain Dean; NYC: 1934
Ken Viewer

Replies: 6
Views: 3400

PostForum: Eighties   Posted: Sun Nov 26, 2017 6:05 pm   Subject: FILM: Rudy Dusek Slams Man Mountain Dean; NYC: 1934
John,

I apologize but I can't work that way. I'm elderly and semi-senile and it has taken me some 60 years to get where I'm at in the world of newsreels.

I hold you in very high regard as som ...
  Topic: FILM: Rudy Dusek Slams Man Mountain Dean; NYC: 1934
Ken Viewer

Replies: 6
Views: 3400

PostForum: Eighties   Posted: Sun Nov 26, 2017 9:49 am   Subject: FILM: Rudy Dusek Slams Man Mountain Dean; NYC: 1934
After a couple of decades seemingly lost forever, the Sherman Grinberg hoards of Paramount Pictures newsreels and the Pathe Freres newsreels company's American division's (later to become independent ...
  Topic: FILM: Joe Stecher Jobs to Gus Sonnenberg in Boston
Ken Viewer

Replies: 4
Views: 3624

PostForum: Eighties   Posted: Wed Nov 22, 2017 6:00 pm   Subject: FILM: Joe Stecher Jobs to Gus Sonnenberg in Boston
Thanks for the kind words, Steve. There's more film of Stecher out there and I'm trying to find it on a budget of zero.

Since Kit, you and I are now all retired and, to my knowledge, not working ...
  Topic: FILM: Joe Stecher Jobs to Gus Sonnenberg in Boston
Ken Viewer

Replies: 4
Views: 3624

PostForum: Eighties   Posted: Wed Nov 22, 2017 12:13 pm   Subject: FILM: Joe Stecher Jobs to Gus Sonnenberg in Boston
Boston in 1930. That ring looks too small to be the standard indoor ring at the Boston Garden that promoter Paul Bowser used. Could this be an outdoors match at one of Boston's then-two major-leagu ...
  Topic: FILM: Ed Lewis vs Sonnenberg for Lewis's title; 1928; Boston
Ken Viewer

Replies: 0
Views: 1735

PostForum: Eighties   Posted: Wed Nov 22, 2017 12:01 pm   Subject: FILM: Ed Lewis vs Sonnenberg for Lewis's title; 1928; Boston
(EDIT: My post above this one contains the only known publicly available footage of the legend JOE STECHER wrestling in the modern era and the only available footage of him that's not badly deteriorat ...
  Topic: Has Harvey Weinstein Been a Pervert for Decades?
Ken Viewer

Replies: 19
Views: 7479

PostForum: Entertainment   Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2017 10:19 am   Subject: Has Harvey Weinstein Been a Pervert for Decades?
WOW Charley Rose is now a sexual abuser....is no one safe?---Yohe

Rose has been fired today by CBS. PBS then "terminated" its relationship with him and stated it will no longer distribut ...
  Topic: "Three Days of the Condor"
Ken Viewer

Replies: 0
Views: 1500

PostForum: Entertainment   Posted: Wed Nov 15, 2017 1:49 pm   Subject: "Three Days of the Condor"
There's a cable network called RetroHD that shows post-WW II classics without commercials (though edited for format and perhaps time) and lately has been featuring the 1975 classic film Three Days of ...
  Topic: Disney Blocks Pre-Screenings to LA Times: Wash Post Yowler.
Ken Viewer

Replies: 6
Views: 2890

PostForum: Entertainment   Posted: Mon Nov 13, 2017 8:53 pm   Subject: Did LA Times Suck Disney's Stick?
Is this a photo of a bum who was sleeping in a corridor of the Rio Hondo or Rio Roacho Rivers recently? Or is it the image of the clown who the Los Angeles Times's ruler -- the company that owns the ...
  Topic: Did Londos Win the World's Lightheavyweight Title in 1920?
Ken Viewer

Replies: 5
Views: 2808

PostForum: Eighties   Posted: Sun Nov 12, 2017 10:36 am   Subject: Did Londos Win the World's Lightheavyweight Title in 1920?
Steve, is your "Timeline" project going to be finished sometime before the end of the world (or even sooner) so that us older guys can read it while we still have some few brain cells left? ...
 
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