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The Victory Cry of the Bull Ape

Wikipedia: The Tarzan yell is the distinctive, ululating yell of the character Tarzan, as portrayed by actor Johnny Weissmuller in the films based on the character created by Edgar Rice Burroughs, starting with Tarzan the Ape Man (1932). The yell … Continue reading

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Sid Laverents – Multiple SIDosis

Wikipedia: Sidney Nicklas “Sid” Laverents (August 5, 1908 – May 6, 2009) was an American amateur filmmaker, who started making films at home when he was 50. Recognized as one of the industry’s most successful hobbyists, his 1970 film Multiple … Continue reading

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Music Videos Making Reference to The Holy Mountain by Alejandro Jodorowsky: Jara

“This is a video for the Icelandic artist Jara to her song, Hope. Directed by Logi Hilmarsson. It is a Sci-fi Biopic in four minutes that takes us through Jara’s life in outer space. Inspired by Jodorowsky and Moebius.” c/o … Continue reading

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Naku Mukka

via metafilter. From the film Kadhalil Vizhunthen?

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Cab Calloway – St. James Infirmary

from Fleischer Studios’ Snow White (1933). Complete film here. While you’re at it, here’s the Mystic Knights of Oingo Boingo performing St. James Infirmary live in 1978 and in the film Hot Tomorrows.

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