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Fraggle Rock ~ Right On

I remember the stalagmites & stalacites, I've always dug those. Were there wierd ostrich looking animals in The Dark Crystal?

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Fraggle Rock!

I had some friends who were real fans back in the day. I think it was on cable, so I didn't get it.

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I know it's not a movie but

I know it's not a movie but I saw a Fraggle Rock dvd in a gas station and had to buy it. I havn't seen that show since the mid eighties probably and it was a trip to say the least. It's a total stoner muppet show full of outrageous adult themes. Seeing it again after twenty years is kind of weird. Jim Henson was brilliant. Anyone ever seen the Dark Crystal? I work with a woman who looks exactly like one of the skitsies!

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"The Witch Doctor"

Took the little ones off to the movies on this snowy afternoon. Or they took me...I wanted to go see the new monster movie, Cloverfield but the kids wanted to see Alvin!!!!...then once we were there I remembered I was a huge chipmunk fan back in the old neighborhood as a kid in the sixties. The movie wasn't all that bad. I thought my colorful childhood cartoon memories were going to be destroyed but the story and the actors weren't bad. Dave Seville was cool and Ian Hawke the mean music biz mogul was very good...Jason Lee and David Cross star. I believe Cross is Ginsberg in "I'm Not There" as well which I have not seen yet...Oddly positiioned on the wall of Seville's messy musicians home was a poster of Bob Dylan from "Time Out Of Mind". My 5 year old got a little restless and she took me for a chase through the movie megaplex past video arcades and concession stands and endless entrance doors to the maze of theaters. Suddenly I looked up at the end of a corridor and saw the spooky poster for "I'm Not There"... The big sillouette of Bob (Cate) with a cigarette and the cast list. Heath Ledger's name looked sureal. I noticed that the poster had a small tear in the bottom. "I'm Not There" was not currently playing at the cineplex...We got back into the show at the end as people were leaving. Never knew what thay were singing about the Wich doctor 'til now...

I Told The Witch Doctor You Didn't Love Me true!
And Then The Witch Doctor He Told Me What To Do!
He Said That:

Ooh to the eeh the ooh the ahah to the ting to the tang the wallawalla bingbang
Ooh to the eeh the ooh the ahah ting tang wallawalla bingbang
Ooh to the eeh the ooh the ahah to the ting to the tang the wallawalla bingbang
Ooh to the eeh the ooh the ahah ting tang wallawalla bingbang

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"Flight of the seabirds
Scattered like lost words
Wheel to the storm and fly"

John Perry Barlow
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Good ol' Fat Freddy & Phineas

I have a few tattered copies of their comix at the house! I think that sound trippy.
VD any one ? he he

Thanks for the link badger

PEACE

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Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers Movie

Yes, a group in the UK is trying to get a stop-motion Freak Brothers Movie 'Grass Roots' off the ground, financed by means of public offerings of shares under the Government's Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS).

You can watch a pilot and find out about how to invest in this enterprise here.

http://www.grassrootsthemovie.com/

It looks great..anyone got any cash to spare?

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we cant forget!!!

we cant forget one movie, i dont know if anyone mentioned it but- EASYRIDER!!!!!

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Ledger Note

He was a good friend of Ben Harper as well, and produced one of his videos. Sad day.

"If the forms of this world die, which is more real, the me that dies or the me that's infinite? Can I trust my habitual mind, or do I need to learn to look beneath those things?"

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DVDs

i got out "HURLY-BURLY"with sean penn,clooney and clancy.its a movie about language and how it affects life.and another gem(think its altman who did it)"MY DINER WITH ANDRE".two friends meet each other in a restaurant,after having been together the last time in highschool.nothing happens,only a diner and two guy telling each other what has become of their dreams.more than excellent:-)(-:!!!! peace bothers an sisters

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I'm Not There

Saw this one this weekend. I loved it. Uses different actors to portray different parts of Dylan's persona. Would be confusing to someone who wasn't a Dylan fan and know his history. But to me it was fascinating on so many levels. Sad about Ledger, looked like he was going for the art and not the fame and money.

If the doors of perception were cleansed, everything would appear to man as it is, infinite.
William Blake

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