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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The Industry Trailer


Introducing a new podcast telling stories of Hollywood history.


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 2018-06-21  1m
 
 

episode 1: The Rural Purge


What caused the mass cancellation of rural based tv shows in the early 1970s?


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 2018-06-23  20m
 
 

episode 2: Lambada vs The Forbidden Dance


When Menahem Golan left Cannon Films for 21st Century Pictures, he brought with him a grudge that would propel both companies into direct competition to make a movie about the Brazilian dance craze, the lambada. Really.


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 2018-06-27  37m
 
 

episode 3: Sorcerer


After earning massive success with The French Connection and The Exorcist, William Friedkin could call his own shots. For his next movie he decided to head into the jungle with a couple of trucks. It nearly killed him.


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 2018-07-02  23m
 
 

episode 4: Winter Kills


Director William Richert had a dream set up for his first feature. It was based on a new popular novel, he had leading man Jeff Bridges, and he had an all-star supporting cast. And then it all went wrong.


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 2018-07-09  31m
 
 

episode 5: Cliff Robertson Will Not Be Silenced


In 1977 actor Cliff Robertson received a notice in the mail saying he owed taxes a $10,000 payment he received from Columbia Pictures. The only problem was he hadn't worked for Columbia Pictures in the previous year. 


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 2018-07-16  25m
 
 

episode 6: The Legend of Supertrain


TV flops don't come much bigger than Supertrain. The big budget series for last place NBC became a punchline and a throwaway reference for years after it was cancelled. So what exactly was Supertrain how did it go off the rails?


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 2018-07-23  27m
 
 

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
 
 

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 8: When Nicholas Ray Made a Student Film... at 61


Years after "Rebel Without a Cause," he took a teaching gig... and taught by making a film


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 2021-01-13  59m
 
 
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