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Here are all the original SWANAGE articles and links that feature many rare movies ads and stories from newspapers back to when the topic at hand happened. Many more to come!

               A fun look at XXX MOVIE ADS FROM 1976!


               We take a look at classic DESIREE COUSTEAU

               X-rated film and appearance newspaper ads!

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               The classic 1974 New York City film DEATH WISH -                     ads, news, reviews and controversy!

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               The New York Daily News gives THE TEXAS                           CHAINSAW MASSACRE a horrible review on                               Halloween, 1974! Read all about it here!


               JAMES CAGNEY in the 1920s, before his first film!                      News bits, rare play adverts, more! 

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              A look at the original KING KONG - rare news bits                        before the premiere, reviews and more! (Soon!)

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Yes, we love PHANTOM OF THE PARADISE! Here's a bunch of great links to some good sites, articles and info. More coming!

If you haven't visited THE SWAN ARCHIVES, it's a must. Just a fantastic website dedicated to this incredible film. The best, and they thankfully have kept it going for many years. It doesn't get any better than this for all things PHANTOM of the PARADISE!

The Movie No One Saw but Everyone Loves -- an excellent article from Esquire Magazine. 

The film was a phenomenon in Winnipeg, Canada, and here is an excellent article discussing it.

(Still trying to locate this great article)

Read a so-so review from the November 2nd, 1974 edition of the New York Daily News here. 

Den of Geek did a decent article.
Looking Back at Brian De Palma's Phantom of the Paradise


The Devil Hits the Dome is a very informative article.

Here's the trailer for the "Phantom of Winnipeg" movie on YouTube!