EUREKA!!!!! I found it.

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EUREKA!!!!! I found it.

Postby Parrotpaul » Mon Apr 01, 2013 10:38 am

I'm giving into my sentimental side and sharing it...a brash move for anyone on this board. The 1962 Ed Dmytryk film, "Walk on the Wild Side" has one of the most memorable intro credit sequences ever, and, for some reason, it had never been available on youtube or any place else I searched. Apparently that has changed...here is one of the great musical "film noir" intros...this film and "Love With the Proper Stranger" sort of wrapped up that era....here is the great visual backed by the Elmer Bernstein score....I've added the Brook Benton vocal vocal. Enjoy.... [bbvideo=425,350]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bf7zZJCON6E[/bbvideo]
[bbvideo=425,350]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jxz_E1Nlo9I[/bbvideo]


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Re: EUREKA!!!!! I found it.

Postby Parrotpaul » Mon Apr 01, 2013 10:50 am

Another terrific Saul Bass/Elmer Bernstein "noir" intro sequence....Otto Preminger's, "Man With the Golden Arm" 1954...

[bbvideo=425,350]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sS76whmt5Yc[/bbvideo]
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Re: EUREKA!!!!! I found it.

Postby Parrotpaul » Mon Apr 01, 2013 11:01 am

[bbvideo=425,350]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9jFpQMpsMiE[/bbvideo]
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Re: EUREKA!!!!! I found it.

Postby Parrotpaul » Mon Apr 01, 2013 11:06 am

This was the first film I showed my Film Study film classes each semester.....Saul Bass...."Why Man Creates."
[bbvideo=425,350]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=euh0kEU20V4[/bbvideo]

This is one of my all-time favorite short films...I would like some of your feedback about the film and about what you saw and heard. It really is worth a look/see.
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Re: EUREKA!!!!! I found it.

Postby John Q. Public » Mon Apr 01, 2013 11:14 am

Parrotpaul wrote:The 1962 Ed Dmytryk film, "Walk on the Wild Side" has one of the most memorable intro credit sequences ever

Cool! My kitty cat has a sound track. I'll have to rig up some speakers for her.
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Re: EUREKA!!!!! I found it.

Postby Parrotpaul » Mon Apr 01, 2013 7:24 pm

More Saul Bass...[bbvideo=425,350]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s1A7bJD3atk[/bbvideo]
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Re: EUREKA!!!!! I found it.

Postby Omar Bongo » Mon Apr 01, 2013 11:20 pm

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Re: EUREKA!!!!! I found it.

Postby Parrotpaul » Tue Apr 02, 2013 7:05 am

"Vertigo".....Saul Bass [bbvideo=425,350]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2enz59EnMLs[/bbvideo]

"The Shining" [bbvideo=425,350]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TgCejsyS0t8[/bbvideo]

"North by Northwest" Saul Bass [bbvideo=425,350]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xBxjwurp_04[/bbvideo]


"The Graduate" [bbvideo=425,350]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BDLgmBeqtz0[/bbvideo]
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