Flicks in Five with Lynne Warfel

Lynne Warfel

Every Saturday at 10 a.m. and Tuesday 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

  • Dances with WolvesFlicks in Five - Dances with Wolves
    "Dances with Wolves" changed both Kevin Costner's career as an actor and director as well as the place of Westerns in American film history. On FIF, we hear John Barry's Oscar winning score.September 8, 2012
  • Lady and the TrampFlicks in Five - Lady and the Tramp
    In 1937, a talented writer-artist came to Walt Disney to pitch an idea for a story based on life with his English Springer Spaniel, Lady, and how she was ignored after his first child was born.September 1, 2012
  • Chim Chim ChereeFlicks in Five: Mary Poppins
    The 1960s marked a big change in Hollywood. The studio system was nearly gone, and in its place a new freedom and variety reigned in the movies.August 25, 2012
  • Pink PantherFlicks in Five - Mancini and the Pink Panther
    Henry Mancini is one of the most loved and celebrated of 20th century movie composers. He crated music for many of Blake Edward's movies including "The Pink Panther".August 18, 2012
  • Still of Shirley Jones and Gordon MacRaeFlicks in Five: Carousel
    Rodgers and Hammerstein were riding on the tidal wave that was "Oklahoma" when they looked for a vehicle to re-create their huge Broadway success. They turned to a very unlikely source in a Hungarian play called "Liliom." While the play was a flop in Hungary, the non-musical version had some success on Broadway, but it was in the hands of Rodgers and Hammerstein that Billy Bigelow's star shone brightest both on stage and at the movies.August 4, 2012