Proponents of the state’s film rebate program hope to keep the incentive from fading to black.
News Liz Blood
Supporters of Oklahoma’s film rebate program say the failure of state
legislators to extend it this year could be a lethal blow to the film
industry unless it’s remedied during next legislative session.
Sci-Fi Rod Lott
In the trash classic The Incredible Melting Man,
the titular creature — aka astronaut Steve West (Alex Rebar), returned
home from a botched mission to Saturn as a walking pile of goo — claims
his first victim less than 10 minutes after the MGM lion roars, but only
after he's given a nurse such a shock that she jumps through a glass
door. What’s not to love?
Thriller Rod Lott
Unleashed to home video enthusiasts again — this time courtesy of Warner Archive — 1964's Lady in a Cage traps the elderly Cornelia (the legendary Olivia de Havilland, Gone with the Wind) in an elevator. The lift isn't in an office building or department store, but in her own home; the cane-leaning Cornelia's been using it to bypass stairs after breaking her hip.
OKG7 things to do Gazette staff
Some events are cool, and others are totally mental. An Enchanted Evening is especially so, as Oklahoma’s premier mentalist, William Rader, will perform an intimate and sophisticated parlor show. The mind-blowing begins at 8 p.m. Friday at The Tasting Room, 4322 N. Western Ave. Tickets are $39-$49 and include wine and hors d’oeuvres. Visit williamrader.net.