Category Archives: MATCHES IN THE MOVIES AND IN MUSIC

Matches That Play A Starring Role in Movies and Music!

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Bruce Willis in The Fifth Element Did you know that a single match (=the 5th element) was responsible for saving the world at the end of the movie The Fifth Element starring Bruce Willis? For phillumenists (collectors of matches),  we recommend a great film from 1932 called The Match King that follows the real life story of the rise […]

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15 Matchbooks with Incredible Artworks by Leading Illustrators Article From DigitalArtsOnline.UK

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Excellent article from DigitalArtsOnline.UK                  15 matchbooks with incredible artworks by leading illustrators  Executive agent at B&A Louisa St. Pierre explains. “Masterpieces have been created by candlelight; ideas have been shared over a cigarette; phone numbers and information exchanged by scrawling on these portable, multi-purpose notebooks,” she says. […]

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The Movie Paterson Featured a Poem About Matches!

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The Movie Paterson directed by Jim Jarmusch Features a Love Poem Inspired by Matches!  In the opening scene in the movie paterson, Adam Driver named Paterson plays a bus driver for the Paterson NJ Transit who breaks up the monotony of his life by writing original poetry based upon observations of the world around him. […]

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Led Zeppelin’s Starship One Jet’s Match Boxes Sell for $700 on the History Channel’s Pawn Stars TV Show!

Shared from AOL NEWSY Pawn Stars Starship One Matchboxes By Drew Koch , Mikah Sargent We bet you’ll never guess what was valued at as much as $3,000 on a recent episode of “Pawn Stars…” Matchboxes. Wait, what?! But wait, these weren’t just any old matchboxes — they were from Led Zeppelin’s legendary Boeing 720 plane, The […]

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AMC’s New Show “Better Call Saul” Featured An Advertising Matchbook In It’s First & Second Episodes!

The first & second episodes of AMC’s New Show “Better Call Saul” Featured An Advertising Matchbook as a major plot device! This new Spinoff from AMC’s hit series Breaking Bad has the makings of another big hit! better Call Saul If you watched the first episode that was broadcasted 2/8 and the 2nd episode on […]

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