Flicks in Five with Lynne Warfel

Lynne Warfel

Every Saturday at 11 a.m. and Tuesdays at 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Lynne Warfel takes a close look at great films, their scores and the stories behind the cameras... all in five minutes.

Recent Episodes

  • Still from Sunset BoulevardFlicks in Five - Sunset Boulevard
    Franz Waxman gave the same chilling effect as his score to "The Bride of Frankenstein" in the score of "Sunset Boulevard," the story of the mental disintegration of a silent film star.January 4, 2014
  • Still from It's A Wonderful LifeFlicks in Five & Saturday Cinema: It's A Wonderful Life
    For Flicks in Five and Saturday Cinema, Lynne Warfel revisits Frank Capra's masterpiece about George Bailey's redemption in Bedford Falls. She continues in the spirit of the season with music from other holiday classics; plus a Cube Critics video that looks at the best films of 2013.December 28, 2013
  • White ChristmasFlicks in Five: White Christmas
    It started as a "pop" song by Irving Berlin that Bing Crosby debuted at Christmastime 1941, but didn't get much notice until late in 1943 when servicemen and women requested it to the top of the charts.December 17, 2013
  • scrooge, film, soundtrack, albumFlicks in Five: 'Scrooge'
    The 1970 musical by Leslie Bricusse is a beautifully filmed version of the classic "A Christmas Carol" with Albert Finney, Alec Guiness and an all-star British cast.December 10, 2013
  • Still from The Lion in WinterFlicks in Five: The Lion in Winter
    Movie scores provide a huge portion of the story telling. John Barry wrote a choral score for The Lion in Winter that sets the stage for intrigue and the appropriate Plantagenet style backstabbing.October 29, 2013