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Top Five Movies Time Forgot and Why the Beatles Movie Is No Longer a Movie

Sean and Amanda discuss Peter Jackson’s documentary that is coming to TV, and Alex Ross Perry joins to talk hard-to-find movies

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Sean and Amanda discuss the news that Peter Jackson’s Beatles documentary will stretch into a limited documentary television series (0:30). Then, Sean is joined by writer-director Alex Ross Perry to talk about the phenomenon of the lost movie, specifically great works from well-known filmmakers that have fallen out of circulation, critical celebration, and general viewership. With the advent of so many streaming services, it’s shocking how many once high-profile movies can’t be seen easily. So Sean and Alex list five memorable examples and explain the contexts of their releases and how they may have slid into obscurity (14:32).

Hosts: Sean Fennessey and Amanda Dobbins
Guest: Alex Ross Perry
Producer: Bobby Wagner

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