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We talk with Cinefex Associate Editor Joe Fordham and renowned film and soundtrack writer Jeff Bond, co-authors of Planet of the Apes: The Evolution of the Legend, and we get our stinking paws all over the many incarnations of the Apes!

Detailed show notes below…


About The Optical

Host Mark Boszko takes you on a journey back through the annals of Cinefex magazine, talking about the movies and topics they covered 30+ years ago. We talk to people involved in the films, people who make movies, and people who love movies, and have a fun time doing it.


Revisiting:
Cinefex 71

Cover of Cinefex 71

Special thanks to Cinefex for access to these out-of-print back issues.

Even though these are out of print, you can now download and read along with Issue 71 — and every other back issue of Cinefex — in the Cinefex iPad App. Download the free iPad app now!

Special Guest:
Joe Fordham

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Cinefex associate editor and filmmaker.

Special Guest:
Jeff Bond

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Film and soundtrack writer, and former editor of Film Score Monthly, Geek, and CFQ.

Sponsor:
Lynda.com

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Sponsor:
Cinefex

Cinefex

Cinefex — The journal of cinematic illusions.

Guests:

Image of Jeff Bond

Film and soundtrack writer, and former editor of Film Score Monthly, Geek, and CFQ.

Research Materials

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Musical Guest:
Digital Droo

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