40 YEARS AGO

MOVIES

PATTON (d. Franklin J. Schaffner)

M.A.S.H. (d. Robert Altman)

DODES’KA-DEN (d. Akira Kurosawa)

DOMICLE CONJUGAL aka BED AND BOARD (d. Francois Truffaut)

GIMME SHELTER (d. The Maysles Brothers)

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ALBUMS

DAVID BOWIE – THE MAN WHO SOLD THE WORLD

THE BEATLES – LET IT BE

THE STOOGES – FUN HOUSE

JOHN LENNON – JOHN LENNON/PLASTIC ONO BAND


THE VELVET UNDERGROUND – LOADED

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COMICS


Fantastic Four #102 – The end of Stan Lee & Jack Kirby’s 102 consecutive issue-run, a comics milestone.

Lone Wolf & Cub by Kazuo Koike & Goseki Kojima begins in the pages of Weekly Manga Action.

Barry Windsor Smith’s run on Conan The Barbarian begins.


Detective Comics #395 is published, featuring the first Batman collaboration of Dennis O’Neil & Neal Adams.

Jack Kirby leaves Marvel Comics.

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3 responses to “40 YEARS AGO

  1. Are these your picks from 40 years ago or definitive examples or something else?

  2. miloprometheus

    They’re examples of things I think are great or have nostalgia for. The nostalgia part comes more into play as we go along.

  3. I hope this is to be a regular feature…

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