The Industry

The Industry is a podcast that takes a closer look at some of the lesser known (and perhaps intentionally) forgotten stories of movie history. Insane productions, scandalous lawsuits, victories from the jaws of defeat, and the occasional crime are the order of the day in this Industry. Each story is explored with experts who know or with the people who were there. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

https://www.industrypodcast.org/

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 30m. Bisher sind 43 Folge(n) erschienen. .

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 22 hours 58 minutes

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episode 2: Five Days of the Tiger


In 1971 actor Elliott Gould was on top of world. Then he started A Glimpse of Tiger, a new movie that he was starring and producing. What followed was a tumultuous five day production that would see Gould fire his director, terrify his co-star, and have ...


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 2020-04-10  22m
 
 

episode 1: Behold... The Apple!


When Israeli filmmaker Menahem Golan wanted to break into Hollywood he went all in on an over the top disco musical. Unfortunately by 1980, when his movie was released, disco was dead and the reaction to his flashy new film didn’t go according to plan.


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 2020-03-17  23m
 
 

Bonus Episode: A Very Special Presentation


Slow, melancholy, and the true meaning of Christmas. It might sound more like a December mass at a local church but it's actually commonly used description of a beloved holiday classic: A Charlie Brown Christmas. In this bonus episode we go over how thi...


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 2019-12-16  12m
 
 

episode 8: A Not So New Hope


Patrick Read Johnson first wrapped on his autobiographical film 5-25-77 back in 2004. The title refers to the day Star Wars was released and how it changed his life. In the years since then he's be working to get the picture finished his own way. In 2019...


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 2019-11-06  23m
 
 

episode 7: How To Slice A Sicilian


Director Michael Cimino has a complicated history. As Oscar and Razzie winner who only made seven films, Cimino frequently found himself struggling with producers to get his vision out. When the producers of The Sicilian felt his version was too long he...


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 2019-10-23  23m
 
 

episode 6: The Rebellion of Jamaa Fanaka


Jamaa Fanaka was the most prolific college filmmaker of all time. Once he left college he found Hollywood to not be so inclusive. He decided to fight the industry with a series of lawsuits that would ultimately cost him his career. Filmmakers Zeinabu Da...


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 2019-10-09  30m
 
 

episode 5: He Really Was That Masked Man


On paper it was a great idea. Bringing the iconic character of The Lone Ranger to the silver screen should have brought with it good feelings of classic television, Americana, and just plain ole nostalgia. However, when producers decided to ice out Clayt...


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 2019-09-25  29m
 
 

episode 4: No Mr. Bond, I Expect You In Court


The James Bond series has been going for over 50 years. In that time the MI:6 agent has fought many villains. However, for many fans of the series, 007's greatest villain might have been off screen. Producer Kevin McClory helped create the "cinematic Bon...


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 2019-09-11  36m
 
 

episode 3: The (Almost, But Not Quite) Return of Billy Jack


In the 1970's actor Tom Laughlin helped change the industry with his advertising and distribution ideas for his Billy Jack series. In the 1980's he planned a comeback movie and another potential industry game changer, this time for home video. It did not...


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 2019-08-28  35m
 
 

episode 2: The Dino De Laurentiis Million Dollar Giveaway


Robertino Yanzanny was just a teenager in Puerto Rico when he fell in love with the movies and developed an admiration for super producer Dino De Laurentiis.De Laurentiis left a huge impression in The Industry. Big successes and big flops and big risks ...


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 2019-08-14  27m