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Episode 101: Panic in the Streets
April 07, 2020

Take an old school remedy for what plagues today’s movie goers

Title: Panic in the Streets
Rating: NR
Running Time: 96 mins
Release Date: June 12, 1950
Director: Elia Kazan
Writer(s): Richard Murphy, Daniel Fuchs
Starring: Richard Widmark, Paul Douglas, Barbara Bel Geddes, Jack Palance, Zero Mostel
Company: 20th Century Fox

Finding yourself indoors with plenty of time to catch up on movies?  Avoid the Panic in the Streets, and join Stuart, Arnie, and Jakob as they analyze Hollywood portrayals of pandemics through the ages with a topical Viral Outbreak Retrospective. The seven part series begins in 1950 with an Oscar-winning film noir classic directed by Elia Kazan (On The Waterfront).  Can public health official Richard Widmark quarantine city slicker Jack Palance before the mobster infects all of New Orleans with plague?  Your cure for boredom is here when you give it a shot!

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Panic in the Streets

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