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By: Anders Frejdh
FSWL previews the 64-page issue #27 (volume 9) of Cinema Retro, The Essential Guide to films of the 1960's and 1970's, edited by our good friends, Lee Pfeiffer and Dave Worrall. The new issue is available now, don't miss it.

"Cinema Retro is a must for fans of movies from the ‘60s and ‘70s – and they didn’t have to pay me to say that!”- Sir Roger Moore

Highlights of issue 27 include:
• Don L. Stradley examines the dramatic life and career of Lolita (1962) star Sue Lyon

• John Exshaw's unpublished interview with screen legend Peter Cushing (1913-1994)

• Adrian Smith interviews Hugh Hudson, director of Revolution and Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes (1984)

• Dean Brierly looks at classic Japanese crime movies

• Stephen C. Jilks celebrates the Hammer horror flick The Curse of the Werewolf (1961)

• David Savage examines Liz Taylor's little-seen, late career bizarro cult movie The Driver's Seat (1974)

• Howard Hughes continues his history of Oakmont Productions with Submarine X-1 (1969) starring James Caan and reviews the long-forgotten electric rock Western Zachariah (1971)

• Paul Thomson provides in-depth coverage of the Amicus Edgar Rice Burroughs film adaptations The Land That Time Forgot (1975), At the Earth's Core (1976) and The People That Time Forgot (1977)

• Remembering Ray Harryhausen (1920–2013): a personal tribute by Mark Mawston

• Raymond Benson's top ten films of 1986

• Lee Pfeiffer's Take Two column looks back on The Valachi Papers (1972) starring Charles Bronson (1921–2003)

Burt Reynolds underrated dark comedy The End (1978) is re-evaluated by Tim Greaves

• Gareth Owen's Pinewood Past column features Reach for the Sky (1956) starring Kenneth More (1914–1982)

• Plus the latest film book, soundtrack and DVD reviews.

Other issues of Cinema Retro (& Movie Classics specials) featured on From Sweden with Love:
>Cinema Retro Vol.1 # 1 (Published January 2005)
>Cinema Retro Vol.1 # 2 (May 2005)
>Cinema Retro Vol.1 # 3 (September 2005)
>Cinema Retro Vol.2 # 4 (January 2006)
>Cinema Retro Vol.2 # 5 (May 2006)
>Cinema Retro Vol.2 # 6 (September 2006)
>Cinema Retro Vol.3 # 7 (January 2007)
>Cinema Retro Vol.3 # 8 (May 2007)
>Cinema Retro Vol.3 # 9 (September 2007)
>Cinema Retro Vol.4 # 10 (January 2008)
>Cinema Retro Vol.4 # 11 (May 2008)
>Cinema Retro Vol.4 # 12 (September 2008)
>Cinema Retro Vol.5 # 13 (January 2009)
>Cinema Retro Vol.5 # 14 (May 2009)
>Cinema Retro Movie "Classics" Special Edition: Where Eagle Dare (June 2009)
>Cinema Retro Vol.5 # 15 (September 2010)
>Cinema Retro Vol.6 # 16 (January 2010)
>Cinema Retro Vol.6 # 17 (May 2010)
>Cinema Retro Movie "Classics" Special Edition: Sergio Leone/Clint Eastwood (July 2010)
>Cinema Retro Vol.6 # 18 (September 2010)
>Cinema Retro Vol.7 # 19 (January 2011)
>Cinema Retro Movie "Classics" Special Edition: Kelly's Heroes (July 2011)
>Cinema Retro Vol.7 # 20 (May 2011)
>Cinema Retro Vol.7 # 21 (September 2011)
>Cinema Retro Vol.8 # 22 (January 2012)
>Cinema Retro Vol.8 # 23 (May 2012)
>Cinema Retro Movie "Classics" Where Eagle Dare Deluxe Tribute issue (July 2012)
>Cinema Retro Vol.8 # 24 (September 2012)
>Cinema Retro Movie "Classics" Dr. No Special issue (November 2012)
>Cinema Retro Vol.9 # 25 (January 2013)
>Cinema Retro Vol.9 # 26 (May 2013)

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The cover for issue 27 of Cinema Retro. © 2013 Cinema Retro, Inc. All rights reserved.

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