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The Next Marathon will be held Presidents' Day Weekend 2022 at the Somerville Theater.
It will be preceded by the Boston Science Fiction Film Festival. www.Bostonsci-fi.com


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R.I.P. JOHN SAXON (Read 927 times)
Aug 2nd, 2020 at 1:39pm

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John Saxon, longtime character actor with a long list of Sci-Fi related films on his resume has passed. Saxon appeared in everthing from QUEEN OF BLOOD and BLOOD BEAST FROM OUTER SPACE in the 60s, to the Gene Roddenberry pilots Planet Earth & Strange New World in the 70s, to NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET and BATTLE BEYOND THE STARS in the 80s to more recent efforts like THE ARRIVAL. His most famous role may be in Bruce Lee's ENTER THE DRAGON.

BATTLE BEYOND THE STARS played twice at the Marathon back in the Orson Welles days.

On a personal level, I got to work with John on DEATH HOUSE (1988) aka Zombie Death House.

RIP

 
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