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Forum: General Movie Discussion 5 hours ago
Replies: 28
Movie Arguments
Posted By Captain Steel
Silly fun horror (Is that a separate genre or...

Silly fun horror
(Is that a separate genre or just a sub-category of horror?)
Forum: General Movie Discussion 5 hours ago
Replies: 28
Movie Arguments
Posted By Captain Steel
I agree with that too. I haven't been to the...

I agree with that too.

I haven't been to the movie theater in years, but when I was I'd sometimes say, "That looks good!" after a preview (if I was with someone else of course) or I might say...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 6 hours ago
Replies: 28
Movie Arguments
Posted By Captain Steel
I agree with you. But the lady's argument in...

I agree with you.
But the lady's argument in Seinfeld (after Elaine asked her to stop talking when the previews came on) was that she was only talking during the coming attractions NOT during the...
Forum: Actors, Awards, & Directors 6 hours ago
Replies: 132
Surprising Celebrity Relations
Posted By Captain Steel
I learned this one not too long ago... Leo...

I learned this one not too long ago...

Leo Gorcey (most famous as "Slip" in the Bowery Boys film series) was the son of the man who played "Louie" the malt-shop keeper in the Bowery Boys film...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 6 hours ago
Replies: 28
Movie Arguments
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Movie Arguments

Here's one, which was even addressed in an episode of Seinfeld:
Is it okay to talk during the previews in a movie theater?
Forum: General Movie Discussion 9 hours ago
Replies: 17
Movie Question For The Ladies
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Movie Question For The Ladies

The Joy Luck Club (1986) - I love this movie, but granted it's about women within a specific ethnic / cultural context.
Still a great film about women.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 9 hours ago
Replies: 17
Movie Question For The Ladies
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Movie Question For The Ladies

This is just a satirical comment about this thread's title (which does not apply in context) but is still humorous anyway...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2_08Wp94drs
Forum: General Movie Discussion 9 hours ago
Replies: 28
Movie Arguments
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Movie Arguments

One silly argument I had was with a friend while on a bus trip to Canada that had movies playing on it.

One of the movies in the cue was Evita (1996). My friend described it to me as being...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 9 hours ago
Replies: 28
Movie Arguments
Posted By Captain Steel
Movie Arguments

Have you ever had an argument with someone over a movie?

(Who hasn't?)

I was tempted to just ask this on the "Is Die Hard a Xmas Movie?" thread, but then realized there could be arguments over...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 9 hours ago
Replies: 478
CURRENT MOVIE CLICHES
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: CURRENT MOVIE CLICHES

I've mentioned this on other threads, but window screens don't seem to exist in many movies and TV shows.

Understandable as they are a nuisance for entering or leaving through a window which is...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 10 hours ago
Replies: 20
Movies that work the gag reflex
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Movies that work the gag reflex

Green Inferno (2015) was pretty nasty.
Forum: General Movie Discussion 12 hours ago
Replies: 20
Movies that work the gag reflex
Posted By Captain Steel
Ha! They never bothered me! I guess because they...

Ha! They never bothered me! I guess because they were too science-fictiony. (I think the kids stomping on the roaches scene was worse - because the roaches looked real!) ;)
Forum: General Movie Discussion 12 hours ago
Replies: 478
CURRENT MOVIE CLICHES
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: CURRENT MOVIE CLICHES

Title waves.

We saw from the 2004 Indian Ocean and the 2011 Japan tsunamis that they do not occur or look like those in the movies.

In movies, tsunamis are usually depicted as a giant, single...
Forum: General Movie Discussion 12 hours ago
Replies: 20
Movies that work the gag reflex
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Movies that work the gag reflex

This is a little different, but as a kid I had a huge phobia of bugs... so the tomb-trap scene in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984) along with the giant bugs in the bug-pit scene in King...
Forum: Games and Tabs 16 hours ago
Replies: 97
First movie to come to mind
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: First movie to come to mind

Dr. Who and the Daleks (1965)


Radio static
Replies: 3,396
Things that annoy you...
Posted By Captain Steel
What do you feed your cats, Vicky?

What do you feed your cats, Vicky?
Replies: 3,487
Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
Who else felt ripped off when the end credits...

Who else felt ripped off when the end credits came up for The Never Ending Story (1984)?
Replies: 3,487
Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
Many doctors & scientists are saying Omicron may...

Many doctors & scientists are saying Omicron may be our saving grace.

Many say Omicron (with its symptoms amounting to no more than a cold) may provide antibodies and immunity to the C-19 virus...
Replies: 3,487
Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
Now if everyone were wearing one of these I'd...

Now if everyone were wearing one of these I'd feel safe (and like I was living out some sort of pre-60's Roger Corman film)!

So cool!
Replies: 3,487
Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
I get what you're saying. There are tons of...

I get what you're saying. There are tons of variables & situations to consider.

I'm not saying masks do nothing, but is what they do really enough to justify robotic-like adherence to wearing...
Replies: 3,487
Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Coronavirus

On another site I read someone still making the argument that everyone should wear a mask because "Masks don't protect you... but they protect others from you."

Think about this for a moment and...
Replies: 3,487
Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Coronavirus

If we consider the date of Jan. 01, 2020 as the median "start" of Covid-19 in the U.S. ...

(some say it was here as early as 2 months before in 2019, while others feel that it "officially" became...
Replies: 3,487
Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
One of the best editorial statements I've read in...

One of the best editorial statements I've read in a while!
This message should be made known to the entire world.
Thanks Chris!
Replies: 7,071
Female Beauty We Appreciate
Posted By Captain Steel
I remember seeing her in one of those old...

I remember seeing her in one of those old Biblical or Sword & Sandal movies when she was quite young - absolutely stunning!
Replies: 3,487
Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
I always say stick to the standards - and they...

I always say stick to the standards - and they are still proving to be the most effective preventative measures:

1. Wash your hands often, and every time you use the bathroom or after coughing or...