Tag Archive: Recordings


Featuring: Peter Haskett, Raymond Huffman & Eddie Lee Sausage
Written and directed by Matthew Bate

Before the days of the Internet, two young friends recorded over 14 hours of their alcoholic neighbors’ high-volume arguments and screaming matches – recordings that would become one of the first “viral” pop-culture sensations.


Even pre-YouTube,
infamy was just a few
expletives away.

Grade: B-


c2012
By Daniel J. Hoag
Shut Up, Little Man! An Audio Misadventure is available now on DVD.
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1766085/

Starring: John Travolta, Nancy Allen, John Lithgow & Dennis Franz
Written & directed by Brian de Palma

A sound-effects man believes he has accidentally captured a political assassination on tape.


A blown tire, a mic
De Palma tries for his own
The Conversation.

Grade: B+


c2011
By Daniel J. Hoag
Blow Out is available on Criterion Collection Blu-ray and DVD tomorrow.
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0082085/