| 73Q Music Videos | Vote On Clips | Submit | Login   |

Reddit Digg Stumble Facebook
Desc:
Category:Classic Movies, Crime
Tags:boston, Burt Reynolds, hijinx, yul brynner, Raquel Welch
Submitted:Old_Zircon
Date:08/30/13
Views:852
Rating:
View Ratings
Register to vote for this video

People Who Liked This Video Also Liked:
The Twilight Zone: Small Talent For War
Can I touch Them?
Björk = Jerk
Barkley, Shut Up and Jam: Gaiden - The Chaos Dunk
BNP Youth Party Ad
Your animated primer on events in Tunisia
Porcupine attacking a raven's nest
Flock of Sabbaths
Jesus Christ's Prophets: Brent Spiner & Gail Chord (CRAZY GAIL)
Trump Tells his supporters to vote on November 28th
Comment count is 3
duck&cover
Nun's habit, mustache, cigar.
chumbucket
Raquel, auto 5 stars.
BHWW
Based on the book by Ed McBain, script by "Ed McBain" aka Evan Hunter (who wrote novels under his legal name like The Blackboard Jungle) based on one of his 87th Precinct novels - though not set in Boston but in "Isola" a Manhattan-ish district in an unnamed fictitous city that was like NYC but not.

There was some controversy about the film in regards to a scene where a homeless man is set on fire. In '73 in Roxbury, Mass. a young woman who'd run out of gas had gone to a service station and was walking back to her car with a full can when a group of teenagers set upon her, dragged her into an alley, doused her with gas and set her on fire, and laughed about it. No one was ever caught for the crime. It had been suggested by some in the local media that the perpetrators may have been inspired by the scene from Fuzz which had aired only recently on the ABC Movie of the Week.
Register or login To Post a Comment







Video content copyright the respective clip/station owners please see hosting site for more information.
Privacy Statement