Monthly Archives: March 2013

film screening : Frank Buck’s Tiger Fangs

Following on the Frank Buck fever, we present Buck’s 1943 Tiger Fangs. Advertisements

film screening : Frank Buck’s Tiger Fangs

Following on the Frank Buck fever, we present Buck’s 1943 Tiger Fangs.

Pathe film clips on catching the dragon

For those who missed A/P Timothy Barnard’s entertaining and educational (who knew these two could co-exist!) presentation on catching the Komodo Dragons last night, here are the links to two of the clips he showed.

Pathe film clips on catching the dragon

For those who missed A/P Timothy Barnard’s entertaining and educational (who knew these two could co-exist!) presentation on catching the Komodo Dragons last night, here are the links to two of the clips he showed.

Bring ‘Em Back Alive rebooted

In 1982, Bring ‘Em Back Alive was rebooted in the form of a drama serial, starring ┬áBruce Boxleitner, Cindy Morgan and Ron O’Neal, featured a reimagined Frank Buck. The series was shown in the United States from September 1982 to

Bring ‘Em Back Alive rebooted

In 1982, Bring ‘Em Back Alive was rebooted in the form of a drama serial, starring ┬áBruce Boxleitner, Cindy Morgan and Ron O’Neal, featured a reimagined Frank Buck. The series was shown in the United States from September 1982 to

Meet the Cast of Bring ‘Em Back Alive

Bring ‘Em Back Alive was rare for its time because of it’s lack of plot. This was unsurprising given that Van Beuren had intended for it to be a series of thirteen shorts rather than a single feature film. The

Meet the Cast of Bring ‘Em Back Alive

Bring ‘Em Back Alive was rare for its time because of it’s lack of plot. This was unsurprising given that Van Beuren had intended for it to be a series of thirteen shorts rather than a single feature film. The

The Men Who Brought Them Back Alive

Great White Hunters Before Frank Buck, the other well-known animal collector in the Malay Archipelago was Charles Mayer (1862-1927), operating out of his base in Orchard Road, Singapore, during the turn of the century. Born and bred in New York,

The Men Who Brought Them Back Alive

Great White Hunters Before Frank Buck, the other well-known animal collector in the Malay Archipelago was Charles Mayer (1862-1927), operating out of his base in Orchard Road, Singapore, during the turn of the century. Born and bred in New York,

Singapore vs Hollywood

Singapore and Malaya is hardly a stranger to Hollywood, yet it seems few Hollywood films set in Singapore and Malaya have made past the film censor, and more importantly, won the praise of British Malayans.

Singapore vs Hollywood

Singapore and Malaya is hardly a stranger to Hollywood, yet it seems few Hollywood films set in Singapore and Malaya have made past the film censor, and more importantly, won the praise of British Malayans.