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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Bruce » Mon Jan 30, 2017 9:58 am

The next Stranger Things is going to be political.

“We are united, in that we are all human beings and we are all together on this horrible, painful, joyous, exciting, and mysterious ride that is being alive. Now, as we act in the continuing narrative of Stranger Things, we 1983 Midwesterners will repel bullies,” Harbour said, bringing down the house as the crowd rose for a standing ovation. “We will shelter freaks and outcasts — those who have no hope. We will get past the lies. We will hunt monsters. And when we are at a loss amidst the hypocrisy and casual violence of certain individuals and institutions, we will, as per Chief Jim Hopper, punch some people in the face when they seek to destroy the meek and the disenfranchised and the marginalized. And we will do it all with soul, with heart, and with joy. We thank you for this responsibility.”


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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Bruce » Sun Jul 23, 2017 3:14 am

Stanger Things 2 Trailer:
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I'm liking what I see. 8)
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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Anaxagoras » Sun Jul 23, 2017 3:36 am

Cool. Any word on when it will be out on Netflix?
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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Doctor X » Sun Jul 23, 2017 4:15 am

Someone . . . someone . . . someone who knows a person involved in the production said it is suppose to "drop" on Halloween.

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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Anaxagoras » Fri Oct 27, 2017 1:13 pm

Yassss. It's back! :D
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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Doctor X » Fri Oct 27, 2017 5:28 pm

Does it go to 11?



What?

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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Anaxagoras » Fri Oct 27, 2017 5:42 pm

If the first episode is any indication, it might even go to 12!
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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Doctor X » Sat Oct 28, 2017 6:02 am

"I'm not prostituting my sister!"

"But it's for a good cause!"

:D

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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Anaxagoras » Sat Oct 28, 2017 6:06 am

Second episode is even better!! :D

I like the way it ends too, you'll probably want to watch the credits and not just let Netflix skip immediately to the next episode.
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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Doctor X » Sat Oct 28, 2017 6:52 am

Why would I worry about Netflix when I . . . oh . . . yeah . . . thanks!

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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Doctor X » Sat Oct 28, 2017 7:13 am

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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Anaxagoras » Sat Oct 28, 2017 8:19 am

Oh, he's the new doctor, isn't he. Something I missed. I did see his name in the credits.
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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Doctor X » Sat Oct 28, 2017 9:08 am

Funny, looking for that, I saw a recent interview with him and Lance Hendricks. They both joke that he has not changed.

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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Bruce » Sat Oct 28, 2017 9:19 am

Anaxagoras wrote:Oh, he's the new doctor, isn't he. Something I missed. I did see his name in the credits.


I KNEW the doctor looked familiar, but I couldn't place him. There are so many other actors that vanished after the 80s. I'll be looking for more. :hyper:

How the hell did Sean Astin land a make-out scene with Winona Rider? Must have been a life-long dream come true. He's really let himself go after LOTR. Looks like a potato.

Eleven is back. Can you believe it? How? How could this possibly be? It's as if the producers held a gun to the writers heads and said find a way to bring her back, and give her a ratty 80's style mop of tangled curly hair, and teach her how to speak english or I'll fire at you.

Oh, the painstaking details they went through to re-create 1984! My brain was having a Nostalgia mellt-down. The cars, the mustaches on the copes and teacher, the clothes, the drab style of the houses and buildings, the phones, holy shit they even had the fucking horrible arcade game Dragon's Lair. I hated that stupid game. It was the first arcade game that took dollar bills as I recall.

And then I wake up to this:
Stranger Things' British star Charlie Heaton is deported from US over 'cocaine bust' at LA Airport leaving his career in the hit show hanging in the balance
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Piece of shit. AC, De_Bunk, and whomever SC members are reading this, please give this guy a kick in the balls if you see him. :De_Bunk:
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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Doctor X » Sat Oct 28, 2017 9:45 am

Sean Astin always looked like a potato.

But who did not want to land Winona, even when she was stealing clothes and baying at the Moon?

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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Anaxagoras » Sat Oct 28, 2017 9:47 am

Bruce wrote:How the hell did Sean Astin land a make-out scene with Winona Rider? Must have been a life-long dream come true. He's really let himself go after LOTR. Looks like a potato.

Eleven is back. Can you believe it? How? How could this possibly be? It's as if the producers held a gun to the writers heads and said find a way to bring her back, and give her a ratty 80's style mop of tangled curly hair, and teach her how to speak english or I'll fire at you.

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Oh yeah, that guy was one of the hobbits in lotr wasn't he?
I forget which one. Samwise? Merry? Pippin? I know he wasn't Frodo.
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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Doctor X » Sat Oct 28, 2017 9:56 am

He was the fat, gay one.

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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Anaxagoras » Sat Oct 28, 2017 9:59 am

Very powerful scene in episode 4.
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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Anaxagoras » Sat Oct 28, 2017 10:00 am

Of course Eleven is back, how could she not be?
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Re: Stranger Things

Postby Bruce » Sat Oct 28, 2017 10:01 am

Anaxagoras wrote:Oh yeah, that guy was one of the hobbits in lotr wasn't he?
I forget which one. Samwise? Merry? Pippin? I know he wasn't Frodo.


Samwise.

He was also the leader of the Goonies.
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Not long after the Goonies, Winona Ryder was kicking off her career in Bettlejuice
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While one of the actors is being a zero, another is being a hero:
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