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Død Snø 2

Død Snø, also known as Dead Snow was a 2009 Norwegian zombie movie. The premise, for those who haven’t seen it,  is that Nazi zombies return from their frozen graves just as a group of students were trying to enjoy … Continue reading

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Ignoring Biblical Violence

I have no interest or intention of watching The History Channel’s show The Bible. From the pictures, it tells the tale of European Semites. However, some comments by John M. Buchanan in The Christian Century reveal a lot about the … Continue reading

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Google Adds A “Bacon Number” Search

I really don’t use Wikipedia very often as a source because some of the articles are inaccurate either accidentally or through deliberate misinformation. However, I’m going to use a few links from Wikipedia here, for the simple reason that nothing … Continue reading

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Horror Movies

Some of the creepiest horror movies feature undead or possessed children. Some of the best are Children of the Corn (1984), The Bad Seed (1956), The Omen (1976), The Exorcist (1973), and Ring (1998). There are numerous examples, but have … Continue reading

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Emmanuelle vs. Dracula

Back in 1974, a phenomenon burst onto the movie scene with the first of the softcore  Emmanuelle movies. The original starred Sylvia Kristel as the title character in 11 of the movies. So far, the franchise contains at least 40 … Continue reading

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God Bless America – The Movie

Bobcat Goldthwait is best known to those of us of a certain age as Zed, the shrill faced cadet  from the Police Academy movies. Since his fame in the 1980s, he has continued stand-up comedy, acting, and also turned his … Continue reading

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The Internet’s Least Helpful Reviews

We all read reviews of books, movies, music, travel destinations, restaurants, or most anything else we want to spend our hard earned money on. Now, someone has been accumulating some of the absolute least helpful reviews from around the web. … Continue reading

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Thale

A new movie has just opened in Norway. Thale “Thale” is a feature film based on a mythical character in Norwegian folklore called ‘HULDRA’. According to the myth a hulder is a beautiful lady living deep in the woods, and … Continue reading

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Upcoming Valentine’s Day

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Wrong

One of my favourite odd films of 2011 was Rubber. For 2012, the director, Quentin Dupieux, is preparing Wrong. Wrong had its debut last week at the Sundance Film Festival. Their synopsis. Dolph Springer wakes up one morning to realize … Continue reading

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