Monthly Film Bulletin, Volume 51, Number 605, June 1984

Includes a review by Michael O'Pray of Derek Jarman's "Pirate Tape", featuring Burroughs, p. 190. Also contains "Fish gotta swim..." by Mitch Tuchman, an essay on the rear cover about Cronenberg, tying Burroughs to Cronenberg in this early mention of Cronenberg's desire to film Naked Lunch, seven years before it was released.

Published in London, England by the British Film Institute in June of 1984.

This copy acquired from Versandantiquariat Rainier Wölfel (Wörthsee, Germany).

Thanks to Roy Pennington for bringing this item to this project's attention.

Bibliographic Information:

  • Not in Shoaf
  • Not in Schottlaender (v4)
  • Raven 19840600MFBU.51.605
  • Steve Jenkins: review of Matthew Chapman's Strangers Kiss
  • Martyn Auty:
    • review of Pál Sándor's Szerencsés Dániel (Daniel Takes a Train)
    • "Staying On" (interview with Pál Sándor)
  • Tim Pulleine: review of Taylor Hackford's Against All Odds
  • Kim Newman:
    • review of Robert Vincent O'Neill's Angel
    • review of Hal Needham's Cannonball Run II
    • review of Paul Cox's Man of Flowers
    • review of Terry Marcel's Prisoners of the Lost Universe
    • review of Ron Howard's Splash
    • review of Abel Ferrara's The Driller Killer
  • Jill Forbes: review of Maurice Pialat's A nos amours (To Our Lovers)
  • Gilbert Adair:
    • review of Marek Kanievska's Another Country
    • review of Jean Becker's L'Eté meurtrier (One Deadly Summer)
    • review of Peter Brook's La tragédie de Carmen (The Tragedy of Carmen)
  • John Pym:
    • review of Robert M. Young's The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez
    • review of John Tchalenko's High Fire
  • Cynthia Rose: review of Brian Trenchard-Smith's BMX Bandits
  • Ruth Baumgarten: review of Megan McMurchy and Jeni Thornley's For Love of Money
  • Ben Gibson: review of Joseph Zito's Friday the 13th – The Final Chapter
  • Julian Petley: review of Riki Shelach Nissimoff's Hakhoref Ha'Acharon (The Last Winter)
  • Donald Grieg:
    • review of Frank Harris' Killpoint
    • review of Joe Massot's Space Riders
  • Paul Taylor:
    • review of Hugh Wilson's Police Academy
    • review of Art Linson's Where the Buffalo Roam
    • review of David Cronenberg's Fast Company
  • Michael O'Pray:
    • "Super-8, video and home movies" (interview with Derek Jarman)
    • review of Derek Jarman's Gerald's Film
    • review of Derek Jarman's Pirate Tape (of WSB)
    • review of Derek Jarman's Waiting for Waiting for Godot
  • Anne Billson: review of Irvin Miles' The Pussycat Syndrome
  • Geoff Brown: review of Rob Cohen's Scandalous
  • Tom Milne: review of Marvin Chomsky's Tank
  • Robert Brown: review of Joséluis Garci's Volver a Empezar (To Begin Again)
  • Mitch Tuchman: "Fish gotta swim..." (on David Cronenberg, William S. Burroughs, and Stephen King)
Publishing Information:
  • Editor: Richard Combs
  • Associate Editor: Steve Jenkins