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. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

https://www.industrypodcast.org/

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 29m. Bisher sind 38 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 4 Wochen erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 19 hours 18 minutes

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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
 
 

episode 1: The Great Gleason Pivot


Jackie Gleason is an entertainment legend. He's one guy who truly did it all. Movies, Broadway, conducted his own orchestra (!), and most of all television. He was The Great One, after all. That doesn't mean the guy didn't make mistakes. In 1961 Gleason ...


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 2019-07-31  23m
 
 

Season Two Trailer


A new season of The Industry is coming this summer, with more lesser known stories of Hollywood history. Check out season one at http://theindustrypodcast.com.


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 2019-05-09  1m
 
 

episode 9: The Ballad of Coy and Vance


The Dukes of Hazzard was a top ten show heading into its fifth season. That's when a report came out revealing just how much the show had earned in merchandising. And that's when the stars of that show realized how much they weren't getting. In this epis...


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 2018-11-26  27m
 
 

episode 8: Staring at the Sunn


Aliens, mountain men, and Jesus were the stars of the day for Sunn Classic Pictures. Throughout the 1970s, Sunn Classic proved to be a highly successful independent movie studio, cranking out pseudo-documentaries and G rated nature themed movies like it ...


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 2018-10-29  44m
 
 

episode 7: Mr. Dugan Doesn't Go To Washington


Mister Dugan had the potential to be a hit show. It was a topical series about a recently elected idealistic black congressman. But just days before the show was set to premiere, it was cancelled.


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 2018-09-30  24m