Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

What 16mm Films Did You See Last Night?

Collapse
X
 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Janice Glesser
    replied
    Last night I watched Laurel and Hardy in March of the Wooden Soldiers / Babes in Toyland. Not sure why this movie has two names. My print has March of the Wooden Soldiers In the title, however the opening shows mother goose opening a book titled Babes in Toyland.

    Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20221201_043400770.jpg Views:	0 Size:	48.5 KB ID:	69945 Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20221201_043453909.jpg Views:	0 Size:	82.1 KB ID:	69946 Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20221201_045031616.jpg Views:	0 Size:	74.4 KB ID:	69947 Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20221201_045828909.jpg Views:	0 Size:	110.4 KB ID:	69948 Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20221201_050201551.jpg Views:	0 Size:	65.8 KB ID:	69949 Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20221201_045913871.jpg Views:	0 Size:	72.7 KB ID:	69950 Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20221201_054844135.jpg Views:	0 Size:	106.1 KB ID:	69951 Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20221201_054959837.jpg Views:	0 Size:	93.1 KB ID:	69952

    Leave a comment:


  • Phillip Campey
    replied
    Thank you Janice, it is an excellent print.

    Leave a comment:


  • Janice Glesser
    replied
    Phillip Campey What a great film to have in your collection....and a beautiful print,

    Leave a comment:


  • Phillip Campey
    replied
    Watched my 16mm scope print of Jaws, its amazing. My favourite film of all time.
    I think I'm going a need a bigger screen.
    Attached Files

    Leave a comment:


  • Janice Glesser
    replied
    Watched Dudley Moore and Elizabeth McGovern in Lovesick (1983)... however my favorite character is Alec Guinness as Sigmund Freud

    Click image for larger version  Name:	Lovesick_poster.jpg Views:	0 Size:	59.9 KB ID:	68627 Click image for larger version  Name:	Lovesick (1983).jpg Views:	0 Size:	54.4 KB ID:	68631

    Leave a comment:


  • Janice Glesser
    replied
    I love that it's getting dark early so I can watch films sooner in the evening. Tonight I watched Victor/Victoria (1982). It's on 2-2000ft reels. Some deleted scenes...but excellent quality and color.

    Click image for larger version  Name:	victor-victoria_poster.jpg Views:	0 Size:	90.5 KB ID:	68579 Click image for larger version  Name:	Victor-victoria_caps.jpg Views:	0 Size:	64.2 KB ID:	68578

    Leave a comment:


  • Janice Glesser
    replied
    I had my family over tonight to watch my latest win on eBay...Regarding Henry (1991) with Harrison Ford and Annette Bening. They even brought dinner and their Golden retriever Ivan too who seemed to enjoy the movie also. The second reel had some lines intermittently but other than that picture quality was excellent on all three reels.

    Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20221106_040858728.jpg Views:	0 Size:	140.6 KB ID:	68316 Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20221106_040941309.jpg Views:	0 Size:	105.4 KB ID:	68317 Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20221105_020827962.jpg Views:	0 Size:	114.8 KB ID:	68318 Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20221105_020834062.jpg Views:	0 Size:	139.7 KB ID:	68319 Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20221105_035547737.jpg Views:	0 Size:	110.9 KB ID:	68320 Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20221105_035839665.jpg Views:	0 Size:	98.6 KB ID:	68321 Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20221105_040938074.jpg Views:	0 Size:	108.9 KB ID:	68322 Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20221106_041151268.jpg Views:	0 Size:	121.0 KB ID:	68324
    Last edited by Janice Glesser; November 06, 2022, 12:32 AM.

    Leave a comment:


  • Melvin England
    replied
    Well, the clocks went back last night. That means it is dark in the UK by mid to late afternoon. I had a 16mm film that I had purchased recently and, already knowing there were some on the print, checked the condition of the splices. Some where a little ropey. Basically tape splices that were dry and could have come apart at any moment. Fortunately, I have just sourced a few good condition 16mm splices, so have replaced them and now ready to Rock N Roll......


    Raslin' Rockets - 1x 400' - A wrestling bout that ironically was filmed at the Convention Center, Wildwood, New Jersey !

    The Making of Poltergeist - 1x 400' - A corking documentary featuring Spielberg and Craig T. Nelson with behind the scenes shots as it was being made.

    .....and the one I really wanted to see for the first time..... The Beverly Hillbillies 1x 1000' episode called "The Sheik" Sadly a colour film with hardly any colour left, but I am so used to seeing the black and white episodes, it didn't make much difference.

    It ran though very well, by the way !

    .

    Leave a comment:


  • Janice Glesser
    replied
    Last night I watched the 1992 film Once Upon a Crime. It's kind of a crazy over-the-top "who done it" murder mystery. Starring Jim Belushi, Cybill Shepherd, John Candy, Richard Lewis, and George Hamilton.

    Click image for larger version

Name:	PXL_20220922_051910687.jpg
Views:	252
Size:	95.7 KB
ID:	66189 Click image for larger version

Name:	PXL_20220922_055422592.jpg
Views:	228
Size:	88.0 KB
ID:	66190 Click image for larger version

Name:	PXL_20220922_061607177.jpg
Views:	231
Size:	84.6 KB
ID:	66191 Click image for larger version

Name:	PXL_20220922_052051155.jpg
Views:	231
Size:	83.4 KB
ID:	66192

    Leave a comment:


  • Steve Klare
    replied
    Tonight I watched a 16mm print I got on E-Bay a few weeks ago: The Ways of the Wind. It's about a youth sailing program and includes a regatta. What was a real bonus about it is it turns out it takes place on Long Island in the county where I grew up.

    (-actually, one of my old girlfriends lived next to the harbor they sail in!).

    Today I still live very close to the North Shore, about 15 miles away from the setting of this film: the scenery is very, very familiar!

    Leave a comment:


  • Oliver Feld
    replied
    One of my all time favorites: SUPERMAN II, starring Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder, Gene Hackmann and the amazing Terence Stamp. The print has got some wear, but it doesn’t take away the fun of this 80‘s adventure! Full of great ideas, stunning special effects and a glorious scope image!
    Attached Files

    Leave a comment:


  • Melvin England
    replied
    Last night was quite a warm night here in the UK.

    So, for my 2nd ever outdoor film show, I chose to go 16mm for a change.

    1x 150' - Penny Lane - The Beatles film to the song. Lost a lot of its colour but, oh boy, what a gem! Never come across this one again.

    1x 2100' 1x 1600' - Casablanca

    I was quite surprised to note that even with a throw of about 25', the usual 51mm lens STILL could not fill a screen 75" wide. Therefore, I had to resort to another zoom lens I have in my possession. Also interesting to note that even since my first outdoor show a couple of weeks ago, I was able to start the show 15 minutes earlier. Oh dear! We are heading for the fall ! (Yippee, though, for more indoor shows soon!)

    .

    Leave a comment:


  • Janice Glesser
    replied
    Last night I had my son and three grandsons over to watch my 16 mm print of 9 to 5 (1980). My 12-year-old grandson loaded the projector for me. This movie is a family favorite and although I didn't make any screenshots... take my word for it the print I have is in pristine condition. It does have a couple spots of censored audio but overall complete. Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, and Dolly Parton have never been so good and Dolly Parton's theme song shows her genius.

    Leave a comment:


  • Brian Fretwell
    replied
    Just to give the projector a run and test it. Caveman Inki the WB cartoon a Technicolor IB print I think from CHC, but started it's life at the St Louis County Library. The projector ran well but the lamp cut out and restored a couple of times - investigation needed.

    Leave a comment:


  • Janice Glesser
    replied
    In honor of Eva Marie Saint's 98th birthday last night I watched her in The Russians Are Coming, The Russians Are Coming. A great cast in this film and Alan Arkin debuts his wide range of talents.

    Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20220708_041043053.jpg Views:	0 Size:	48.5 KB ID:	62935 Click image for larger version  Name:	PXL_20220708_043658541~2.jpg Views:	0 Size:	60.0 KB ID:	62936 Click image for larger version

Name:	PXL_20220708_060433154.jpg
Views:	136
Size:	45.9 KB
ID:	62943 Click image for larger version

Name:	image_14258.jpg
Views:	138
Size:	64.2 KB
ID:	62937 Click image for larger version

Name:	image_14260.jpg
Views:	137
Size:	91.5 KB
ID:	62939 Click image for larger version

Name:	PXL_20220708_060710526~2.jpg
Views:	133
Size:	85.3 KB
ID:	62944 Click image for larger version

Name:	PXL_20220708_060724011~2.jpg
Views:	136
Size:	72.0 KB
ID:	62945
    Last edited by Janice Glesser; July 08, 2022, 05:16 PM.

    Leave a comment:

Working...
X