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Jul 31, 2022

On Episode 107 of the RETROZEST podcast, Curtis celebrates the 40th Anniversary of John Carpenter's THE THING. Assisting in this endeavor is a very special guest; the actor who portrayed the radio operator "Windows" in the film, THOMAS G. WAITES! Tom shares stories about the making of THE THING, as well as the rest of his career. He is the founder of TGW Acting Studio in NYC.

Additionally, Mr. Retrovere shares this week's Retro News segment, along with Landmark Celebrity Birthdays for the month of July 2022! Incidentally, Norman Lear turned 100 this month!

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