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The world's first spaghetti western podcast! The SWDb highly recommends this as your regular Friday date. Tune in to The Spaghetti Westerns Podcast.


Episode Guide

Episode 50 - Live on May 14th, 2021

Topic of the show: The Euro-westerns of Horst Frank
Watch archived recording (75 min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes: This is the final episode of "Season 1" of the podcast, before the summer break :)

  • In the SWDb: Horst Frank
  • Discussion of his life and career
Discussed movies:
  • Album of the week presented by Tom: Savina’s western; compilation album of composer Carlo Savina
  • Autograph of the week: Jack Elam by Tom
  • Book of the week presented by Tom: Per un pugno di dollari. Guida agli oltre 530 film western all'italiana by Antonio Bruschini and Antonio Tentori

Episode 49 - Live on May 7, 2021

Topic of the show: Wayde Preston
Watch archived recording (56 min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

  • Discussion of his life and career
Discussed movies:
  • Album of the week presented by Tom: The Valdez Horses by composers Guido&Maurizio De Angelis
  • Autograph of the week: John Phillip Law by Tom
  • Book of the week presented by Tom: Encyclopedia of Weird Westerns: Supernatural and Science Fiction Elements in Novels, Pulps, Comics, Films, Television and Games (Amazon.com Kindle edition)

Episode 48 - Live on April 30, 2021

Topic of the show: John Ireland
Watch archived recording (63 min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

Discussed movies:
  • Album of the week presented by Tom: Amore piombo e furore by composer Pino Donaggio
  • Autograph of the week: Terence Hill by Tom
  • Book of the week presented by Tom: Giorgio Ardisson: The Italian James Bond

Episode 47 - Live on April 23, 2021

Topic of the show: Guy Madison
Watch archived recording (62 min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

Discussed movies:
  • Album of the week presented by Tom: The Belle Star story by composer Charles Dumont and The stranger returns by composer Stelvio Cipriani
  • Autograph of the week: Edd Bynes by Tom
  • Book of the week presented by Tom: Enzo G. Castellari - Il Bianco (in Italian) Amazon.com; Amazon.de


Episode 46 - Live on April 16, 2021

Topic of the show: Dean Reed
Watch archived recording (67 min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

  • Discussion of his life and career
  • Dean Reed page at the SWDB
Discussed movies:
  • Album of the week presented by Tom: Compilation album of 3 movies of Corbucci: Companeros, I Crudeli and What Am I Doing in the Middle of the Revolution by Ennio Morricone
  • Autograph of the week: Dean Reed by Jay and Cherles Bronson by Tom
  • Book of the week presented by Tom: Rock 'n' Roll Radical: The Life & Mysterious Death of Dean Reed (Amazon.com)

Episode 45 - Live on April 9 2021

Topic of the show: George Martin
Watch archived recording (98 min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

Discussed movies:
  • Album of the week presented by Tom: Bandidos by Egisto Macchi
  • Autograph of the week: Joseph Cotten by Jay
  • Book of the week presented by Tom: Fistfuls of Dollars in Almeria

Episode 44 - Live on April 2 2021

Topic of the show: Mark Damon
Watch archived recording (76 min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

Discussed movies:
  • Album of the week presented by Tom: E per tetto un cielo di stelle by Ennio Morricone
  • Autograph of the week: Aldolfo Celi by Jay and Mark Damon by Tom
  • Book of the week: From Cowboy to Mogul to Monster: The Neverending Story of Film Pioneer Mark Damon (Amazon.com) presented by Tom

Episode 43 - Live on March 26 2021

Topic of the show: Terence Hill & Bud Spencer
Watch archived recording (76 min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes: First covered Terence Hill

  • Terence Hill page at the SWDB
  • Official name Mario Girotti
  • Discussion of his live
Second covered Bud Spencer
  • Bud Spencer page at the SWDB
  • Official name Carlo Pedersoli
  • Discussion of his live
Discussed western movies, only the ones in which they both play together: Other movies they made are not discussed/
  • Album of the week presented by Tom: Album with “God Forgives … I don’t!”; Kill or be killed and “Bastard.. Vamos a matar!” by Carlo Rustichelli
  • Autograph of the week: Bud Spencer and terence Hill by both Tom and Jay
  • Book of the week: Guida al cinema di Bud Spencer e Terence Hill (Amazon.com) presented by Tom

Episode 42 - Live on March 19 2021

Topic of the show: Tomas Milian
Watch archived recording (86 min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

Discussed western movies:
  • Album of the week: Tom The Bounty Killer(The Ugly Ones)/Nevada by Stelvio Cipriani
  • Autograph of the week: Tomas Milian by Tom and Klaus Kinsky by Jay
  • Book of the week: Tabernas L’Hollywood espagnole, a Spanish / French book by photographer Woody with then / now pictures presented by Tom and Sons of Ringo: The Great Spaghetti Western Heroes presented by Jay.

Episode 41 - Live on March 12 2021

Topic of the show: Giuliano Gemma
Watch archived recording (86 min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

Discussed western movies:
  • Album of the week: Tom 10 Bianchi Uccisi Da Un Piccolo Indiano by Piero Umiliani
  • Autograph of the week: Mickey Hargitay by Jay and Giuliano Gemma by Tom
  • Book of the week: Japanese book (through Google translate) “Giuliano Gemma Super Angel of Macaroni Western, Cine Album 15” ; Edited by Kazuo Kajiwara presented by Tom and and Spaghetti Westerns - Cowboys and Europeans (earlier version) presented by Jay.

Episode 40 - Live on March 5 2021

Topic of the show: Gian Maria Volonte & Claudio Camaso
Watch archived recording (126 min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

Gian Maria Volonte is the older brother. The movies mentioned: Claudio Camaso is a year younger. People generally do not know they are brothers. The movies mentioned:
  • Album of the week: Tom: Quien Sabe by Luis Bacalov
  • Autograph of the week: Lloyd Battista by Tom and Warren Oates by Jay
  • Book of the week: Klaus Kinski, Beast of Cinema: Critical Essays and Fellow Filmmaker Interviews Amazon.com presented by Tom; Spaghetti Westerns: A Viewer’s Guide Amazon.com presented by Jay

Episode 39 - Live on February 26, 2021

Topic of the show: Craig Hill
Watch archived recording (109 min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

  • Special guest Clark Hodgkiss (author of Renegade Westerns: Movies That Shot Down Frontier Myths)
  • Craig Hill page at the SWDb
  • Discussion of the live of Craig Hill
Discussed western movies:
  • Album of the week: Tom: Bootleg of The Hills run Red by Ennio Morricone
  • Autograph of the week: Martine Beswick by Clark, Lionel Stander by Jay and Craig Hill by Tom
  • Book of the week: The magnificent strangers Amazon.com presented by Tom; Any Gun Can Play: The Essential Guide to Euro-Westerns presented by Clark AND AN Argentinian fanzine called Spaghetti Western Collecion, shown is #26 about Dean Reed presented by Jay

Episode 38 - Live on February 19, 2021

From TV Westerns to Spaghetti Westerns
Watch archived recording (89 min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

  • Special guest Tim Ferrante
  • Show about spaghetti western novels / book tie-ins
  • Book tie-ins are based upon original scripts and contain details that are not used in the final movies
  • Some books have different versions
  • More books were written in the tradition of the Dollar trilogy with a silhouette of Eastwood on the cover
  • MEC coding at the top of the books is an internal coding
Writers mentioned:
  • Joe Millard: produced and wrote 6 of the dollar trilogy books
  • Brian Fox is another writer of the books, some Dollar books but also Sabata
  • Frank Chandler is another writer who did amongst other Hannie Caulder
  • James Lewis
  • Bert Hirschfeld
  • Pico Rivera
  • Alice Denham (Adios Sabata)
  • Louis L’Amour (Shalako, A man called Noon and others)
  • Pete Hamill (Doc)
  • Stephen Kandel (Cannon for Cordoba)
  • Jack de Witt
  • Lee Hoffman (Valdez Horses)
  • S.E. Whitman (Captain Apache)
  • Richard Condon
  • Marvin Albert (The bounty killer)
  • Gordon Shirreffs
  • Lewis Patton
  • Will Cook
  • Ron Barker (inspiration to Day of Anger)
  • Margaret Waite

Episode 37 - Live on February 12, 2021

Topic of the show: Clint Eastwood
Watch archived recording (80min): Facebook | YouTube

Show notes:

  • Clint Eastwood's page in the SWDb
  • Life of Clint Eastwood is discussed, especially his 2 spaghetti westerns:
Early acting with special attention to Rawhide

Episode 36 - Live on February 5, 2021

Topic of the show: From TV Westerns to Spaghetti Westerns
Watch archived recording (98 min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:
Quiz about actors from TV westerns to Spaghetti Westerns. List of American actors that are mentioned:

  • Michael Ansara
  • Audie Murphy
  • Barry Sullivan
  • Burt Reynolds
  • Cameron Mitchell
  • Chuck Connors
  • Clint Eastwood
  • Clint Walker
  • Dennis Weaver
  • Don Murray
  • Guy Madison
  • Henry Fonda
  • Jack Elam
  • James Garner
  • Jeffrey Hunter
  • John Ireland
  • L.Q. Jones
  • L.Q. Jones
  • Larry Ward
  • Percy Herbert
  • Pernell Roberts
  • Richard Boone
  • Roy Calhoun
  • Stewart Granger
  • Stewart Whitman
  • Tony Young
  • Ty Hardin
  • Victor French
  • Wade Preston
  • William Shatner
  • X Brands
  • Album of the week: Tom: Custer of the West by Robert Shaw
  • Autograph of the week: Clint Eastwood by Jay and Ingeborg Schöner by Tom
  • Book of the week: Encyclopedia of Weird Westerns: Supernatural and Science Fiction Elements in Novels, Pulps, Comics, Films, Television and Games Amazon.com presented by Tom and a poster of Sei Gia' Cadavere Amigo ti Cerca Garringo! presented by Jay.

Episode 35 - Live on January 29, 2021

Topic of the show: Spaghetti Western Character Actors, Pt 3
Watch archived recording (113min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:
Continuation of episode # 33 and # 34 with more actors and movies. In this episode the next actors are discussed and honored:

A number of these actors do not have a separate SWDB page. By clicking on their image however more information is given.
  • Album of the week: Tom: Tepepa by Ennio Morricone
  • Autograph of the week: Jack Palance by Jay and Djordje Nenadovic by Tom
  • Book of the week: Um sie weht der Hauch des Todes presented by Tom and Sergio Leone – Backstage of a genius Amazon.com presented by Jay.

Episode 34 - Live on January 22, 2021

Topic of the show: Spaghetti Western Character Actors Part 2
Watch archived recording (111 min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:
Continuation of episode # 33 with more actors and movies. In this episode the next actors are discussed and honored:

A number of these actors do not have a separate SWDB page. By clicking on their image however more information is given.
  • Album of the week: Tom: Tre dollari di piombo by Gioacchino Angelo
  • Autograph of the week: Brett Halsey by Jay and Alberto Dell'Acqua by Tom
  • Book of the week: The Good, the Bad and the Dolce Vita: The Adventures of an Actor in Hollywood, Paris and Rome Amazon.com presented by Tom and Spaghetti Westerns - Cowboys and Europeans (earlier version) presented by Jay.

Episode 33 - Live on January 15, 2021

Topic of the show: Spaghetti Western Character Actors Part 1
Watch archived recording (111min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:
Actors in Spaghetti Westerns not yet discussed in previous episodes. The life and movies are discussed of the actors. In this episode the next actors are discussed and honored:

A number of these actors do not have a separate SWDB page. By clicking on their image however more information is given.
  • Album of the week: Tom: Land Raiders by Bruno Nicolai
  • Autograph of the week: Gianfranco Baldanello by Jay and Neil Summers by Tom
  • Book of the week: Rock n roll Radical Amazon.com about Dean Reed presented by Tom and Once Upon a Time in the Italian West presented by Jay.

Episode 32 - Live on January 8, 2021

Topic of the show: Hard-to-Find Spaghetti Westerns
Watch archived recording (146min): YouTube, Facebook

Show Notes:
Hard to find films are defined by movies that are not available on VHS, DVD or BluRay. So no bootlegs or tv recordings or a theater copy.

Some of the movies above mentioned are available at YouTube. Search for original names or alternative names as mentioned in the database.

  • Album of the week: Tom: Johnny il Bastardo by Nico Fidenco
  • Autograph of the week: George Martin by Tom and Kris Kristofferson, Marlon Brando, Tomas Milian, Gabriele Ferzetti by Jay
  • Book of the week: Once Upon a Time The films of Sergio Leone by Robert Cumbow this time presented by Tom (see also episode 29) and BadAzz MoFo's Book of SPAGHETTI WESTERNS (see Amazon.com for Kindle edition presented by Jay.

Episode 31 - Live on December 18, 2020

Topic of the show: Franco Nero
Watch archived recording (86min): YouTube, Facebook

Show Notes:

Discussed spaghetti westerns:

Episode 30 - Live on December 11, 2020

Topic of the show: Gianni Garko
Watch archived recording (94min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

Discussed spaghetti westerns:
  • Album of the week: Tom: Ringo ll Texano by composer Nico Fidenco
  • Autograph of the week: Jay: Gregory Peck; Tom: Robert Woods
  • Book of the week: The man with no name: Clint Eastwood presented by Tom (Amazon.com) and The Spaghetti Western: A Thematic Analysis presented by Jay (Amazon.com)

Episode 29 - Live on December 4, 2020

Topic of the show: 2nd Spaghetti Western Author’s Roundtable
Watch archived recording (97min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

  • Album of the week: Mike Hauss: The Good, The Bad and the Ugly; Tony Williams: Un esercito di 5 uomo; Tom: Taste of Vengeance by Gianni Marchetti
  • Autograph of the week: Mike Hauss: Robert Woods; Tom: Robert Vaughn; Tony Williams: Tom Betts; Jay: Martine Beswick
  • Book of the week:The films of Sergio Leone by Robert Cumbow presented by Jay; French fanzine (Nostalgia may 1994) about Jack Palance presented by Tom; Behind-the-Scenes of Sergio Leone's The Good, the Bad and the Ugly presented by Tony Williams; Cine del Oeste en la Comunidad de Madrid by Javier Ramos Altamira and Ángel Caldito Castellan presented by Mike Hauss.

Episode 28 - Live on November 27, 2020

Topic of the show: Los Hermanos Terron
Watch archived recording (82min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:
Los Hermanos Terron are 4 brothers (Pedro, José, Ángel, Victor) original from a circus. During filming El Cid they met famous stuntman Yakima Canutt and he helped them to start a career as stuntman. Their stunts and acting in different movies are shown by family photo’s and movie posters. Special homage to José Terron who did most acting. Additional there is a homage to Mike Bredell, real name Mihaly Orogovanyi. A professional wrestler turned actor.

Episode 27 - Live on November 20, 2020

Topic of the show: Mario Brega
Watch archived recording (87min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

  • Mario Brega acted in approximately 79 films of which 17, 18 are Spaghetti westerns. See also Mario Brega page.
Discussed movies are:

Episode 26 - Live on November 13, 2020

Topic of the show: Jeff Cameron
Watch archived recording (70min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:
Jeff Cameron played in approximately 52 films, a lot of them uncredited. The Spaghetti westerns that are discussed with him as an actor:

  • Album of the week: La colt era il suo Dio by Vasili Kojucharov (Jay); The last rebel by Ashton, Gardner & Dyke
  • Autograph of the week: George Kennedy; Adam West
  • Book of the week: Willkommen in der Hölle

Episode 25 - Live on November 6, 2020

Topic of the show: Tribute to Lee van Cleef
Watch archived recording (110min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

Episode 24 - Live on October 30, 2020

Topic of the show: Spaghetti western posters
Watch archived recording (114min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes: The scheduled “Lee Van Cleef Special” has been rescheduled for Friday November 6, as special guest author, actor and film maker Mike Malloy is in Atlanta and has no power Jay shows parts from his poster collection and discusses the posters and films with Tom.

  • Autograph of the week: From the collection of Jay: Adam West; Alex Cord; Brett Halsey; Claudia Cardinale; Fabio Testi; Franco Nero; Hunt Powers; Terence Hill; Robert Hossein; Yul Brynner; Clint Eastwood with Sergio Leone;
  • Book of the week: Macaroni westerns: Spaghetti westerns in Japan
  • Album of the week: The legend of Frenchie King

Episode 22 - Pre-recorded episode available since October 14, 2020

Topic of the show: The History of Westerns... All'Italiana! magazine with special guest Tim Ferrante, the magazine's founder
Watch archived recording (109min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

Episode 21 - Live on October 9, 2020

Topic of the show: The worst spaghetti westerns according to Tom Betts and Jay Jennings
Watch archived recording (78min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes with a list of the worst spaghetti's:

Episode 20 - Live on October 2, 2020

Topic of the show: Tribute to Robert Hundar and Anthony Ghidra
Watch archived recording (79min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes: Anthony Ghidra made 119 movies of which 6 are Spaghetti Westerns.

Robert Hundar. Better known under his real name at the SWDB Claudio Undari Movies discussed:

Episode 19 - Live on September 25, 2020

Topic of the show: Tribute to George Hilton & Anthony Steffen
Watch archived recording (140min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:
Special guest on this show is Daniel Camargo, who made the documentary George Hilton - The World Belongs to the Daring and who also wrote the biography Anthony Steffen -biography Tohether with Daniel homage is paid to George Hilton and Anthont Steffen.

  • Album of the week: Daniel: Evaldo Braga Tom: Django’s ruckkehr (Terurn of Django) by Gianfranco Plenizio
  • Autograph of the week: Jay shows the autograph of Yul Brynner, Daniel of George Hilton and Tom of Ruth Buzzi.
  • Book of the week: Il Western All'Italiana presented by Daniel; Anthony Steffen -biography written by Daniel and presented by Tom

Episode 18 - Live on September 18, 2020

Topic of the show: George Wang and Al Mulock
Watch archived recording (88min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:
Actor Georg Wang, a Chinese actor who moved to Italy and stayed there as movie industry was booming. Discussed movies with him acting:

After the Spaghetti wester period Georg Wang went back to chine (Honk Kong) and started hiw own production company and started in karate movies. Actor Al Mulock, a little background about his life and ending is given. Discussed movies with him acting: During filming this last movie he decided to end his life. This is discussed in the podcast.

Episode 17 - Live on September 11, 2020

Topic of the show: Special Guest, Courtney Joyner
Watch archived recording (108min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:
Special guest is Courtney Joyner, an American author, film script writer and director. As a director he gives his vision on the Spaghetti westerns and writers / directors of these movies. The discussed topics:

  • Damiano Damiani, director of i.e. Quien Sabe
  • Dario Argento, scriptwriter (see page in the SWDb and director
  • Don Taylor
  • Lucio Fulci
  • Mario Bava
  • Albert Band
  • Sergio Corbucci
  • Andre de Toth
  • Album of the week: Tom: Four film suites by Jerry Fielding; Courtney: Jules Verne’s Master of the World bij Lex Baxter
  • Autograph of the week: Tom shows an autograph of John Saxon, Tom shows an autograph of Claudia Cardinale and Courtney shows Warren Oates and John Ford
  • Book of the week: Western portraits presented by Tom Get it on Amazon.com; Valdez is coming by Courtney and Western All'Italiana Volume 1 presented by Jay

Episode 16 - Live on September 4, 2020

Topic of the show: The Sergios
Watch archived recording (106min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:
Covering nine directors with first name Sergio (directors only, so for example no Sergio Donati)

  • Sergio Bergonzelli (5 movies)
  • Sergio Corbucci
  • Sergio Garrone (7 movies)
  • Sergio Grieco (1 movie mentioned)
  • Sergio Leone (His 5 directed westerns and additional produced westerms)
  • Sergio Martino (2 movies discussed)
  • Sergio Merolle (1 movie)
  • Sergio Pastore (1 movie)
  • Sergio Sollima (3 movie)
  • Album of the week: Tom: Villa rides! by Maurice Jarre
  • Autograph of the week: Tom shows an autograph of Sergio Leone and Jay: Sergio Leone and Clint Eastwood
  • Book of the week: All About Sergio Leone: The Definitive Anthology presented by Tom

Episode 15 - Live on Aug 28, 2020

Topic of the show: American Bad Guys in Spaghetti Westerns
Watch archived recording (124min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

  • First bad guy is Jack Palance (page in the SWDb)
  • Second bad guy is Telly Savalas
  • Third bad guy is Broderick Crawford
  • Bonus is Chuck Connors (Chuck Connors page in the SWDb)
  • Discussion of the life and spaghetti westerns of the mentioned bad guys
  • Book of the week: Chuck Connors; The Man Behind the Rifle (Amazon.de)
  • Discussion about autographs and collecting in the early days

Episode 14 - Live on Aug 21, 2020

Topic of the show: The films of William Berger
Watch archived recording (84min): Facebook, YouTube

Show notes:

  • William Berger's page in the SWDb
  • Discussion of the life and spaghetti westerns of William Berger
  • Book of the week: House of the Angels by Timothy Wilson (Amazon.de)

Episode 13 - Live on Aug 14, 2020

Topic of the show: The films of Peter Lee Lawrence
Watch archived recording (84min): Facebook, YouTube

Show notes:

  • Peter Lee Lawrence's page in the SWDb
  • Discussion of the life and spaghetti westerns of Peter Lee Lawrence
  • Confimation about the Passing and contradiction of rumors about his passing

Episode 12 - Live on Aug 7, 2020

Topic of the show: The Django movies
Watch archived recording (96min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

  • Django (character) an article about the mysticism and origins of the character, and a list of real and imagined sequels and spin-offs
  • Title chaos, our list of international AKA titles, where you will find hundreds of Django movies

Episode 11 - Live on July 31, 2020

Topic of the show: A Fistful of Locations! The locations of the Dollars Trilogy then and now
Watch archived recording (85min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

  • Jay and Tom show photos from the Dollars trilogy and Once upon a time in the west, then and now, and Tom reports of his own visits to Spain and of the experiences some others had visiting them.
  • As a special bonus, Jay shows the then-and-now collage by Herve Attia (2013) and Tom comments over it
  • The SWDb is working on extending our location database

Episode 10 - Live on July 24, 2020

Topic of the show: The first ever Spaghetti Western Authors Roundtable with special guests Ulrich Bruckner, Howard Hughes and Lee Broughton
Watch archived recording (85min): Facebook, YouTube

Show notes:

Episode 9 - Live on July 17, 2020

Topic of the show: The Spaghetti Westerns of Fernando Sancho
Watch archived recording (113min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

Episode 8 - Live on July 10, 2020

Topic of the show: This week's special guest is Brett Halsey
Watch archived recording (87min): Facebook, YouTube

Show notes:

Episode 7 - Live on July 3, 2020

Topic of the show: Klaus Kinski (first few minutes covering the rest of the ladies from the last episode)
Watch archived recording (95min): Facebook, YouTube

Show notes:

Episode 6 - Live on June 26, 2020

Topic of the show: Spaghetti Western actresses
Watch archived recording (110min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

Episode 5 - Live on June 19, 2020

Topic of the show: This week's topic is alternate English titles.
Watch archived recording (min): Facebook, YouTube

Show notes:

Episode 4 - Live on June 12, 2020

Topic of the show: Underrated directors are the topic of this fourth episode, as the podcast celebrates its first month.
Watch archived recording (min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes: Discussed directors:

Episode 3 - Live on June 5, 2020

Topic of the show: The show has a special guest, none other than Robert Woods!
Watch archived recording (min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes:

  • Book of the week: Western Portraits of Great Character Actors: The Unsung Heroes & Villains of the Silver Screen (Author : Steve Carver; Roger Corman; C Courtney Joyner; ISBN-13 : 978-3283012908; Publisher : Edition Olms AG) get it on Amazon.com

Episode 2 - Live on May 29, 2020

Topic of the show: Underrated actors are a focus of this episode, plus some great posters and anecdotes as always. This week, stay for the encore!
Watch archived recording (min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes Actors discussed:

  • No book of the week or book mentioned

Episode 1 - Live on May 22, 2020

Topic of the show: Obscure films. In the premiere episode, Jay and Tom each present their top rare spaghetti westerns.
Watch archived recording (min): YouTube, Facebook

Show notes

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About your hosts:

Podcast jay.png Jay Jennings is a poster collector, indie movie writer/director, voice actor and composer. More about him on Wikipedia
Podcast betts.png Tom Betts is a spaghetti western expert and historian, long time editor of Westerns... All'Italiana!, the magazine founded by Tim Ferrante in 1983, and veteran editor at the SWDb as well as regular contributor to books, liner notes and documentaries. Tom's SWDb page

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Disclaimer: This is an unofficial archive and reference page for this podcast. Show notes are not necessarily compiled in cooperation with the hosts. The podcast is not an official SWDb product or project, but wholeheartedly supported by it. The podcast was previously known as "Once Upon a Time in Spaghetti Westerns: The Podcast".

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