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SF/45 is history. Thanks to all involved. Here were the films shown (in order) MIRACLE MILE. FIEND WITHOUT A FACE. SPACEBALLS. MYSTERIOUS ISLAND w/Harryhausen's Daughter Vanessa In Person! 1920's DR. JEYKLL & MR. HYDE w/Jeff Rapsis Live Music! ALTERED STATES. Cronenberg's THE FLY. MIDNIGHT SPECIAL. SECONDS. DIE MONSTER DIE. TARANTULA. FAST COLOR. SOYLENT GREEN. Add your suggestions using the link below. Also, there's a handy link to a filmmography of past events. Comments on this year's Selections? Post here:
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The Next Marathon will be held Presidents' Day Weekend 2020 at the Somerville Theater, Somerville Massachusetts.
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ROBERT VAUGHN R.I.P. (Read 1150 times)
Nov 11th, 2016 at 9:59pm

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ROBERT VAUGHN, best known for TV's Bond takeoff Man From UNCLE, has passed. He was Oscar nominated for THE YOUNG PHILADELPHIANS and had a long and distinguished career.

His work has graced the Marathon screens thrice - THE DEMON SEED (SF/5) and BATTLE BEYOND THE STARS (SF/6, SF/11) -which, notably was a sci-fi take on Vaughn's own MAGNIFICENT SEVEN. Vaughn't other genre work included SUPERMAN III, THE MIND OF MR. SOAMES, HANGAR 18 and Corman TEENAGE CAVEMAN (he hated that title since he was obviously not a teen when he made it!). He also had notable roles in films such as BULLITT and THE TOWERING INFERNO.


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