Four Deadly Tales from Four Female filmakers

Roxanne Benjamin, Anne Clark, Karyn Kusama, Jovanka Vuckovic

THe Box

The Birthday party          22:38

Don’t Fall                       38:53

Her only living son       51:18




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Stranger Things

Chapter 1

Wynonna Ryder, Finn Wolfhard, David Harbour,Milllie Bobbie Brown,Gaten Matarazzo Caleb McLaughlin ,Charlie Heaton,Joe Keery ,Cara Buono ,Noah Schnapp ,Matthew Modine

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TVinsider (tv guide) called it a “Cheerfully cornball homage to early Stephen King -think Firestarter, It, Stand By Me, and Spielbergian odes to childhood, like E.T. and most notably The Goonies.”  If you have seen some of the movies as many times as I have, then you will catch certain scenes that will remind you of a scene from one of those movies.

November 6, 1983 is where we begin our story, in the Small town of Hawkins, Indiana where our young heroes reside in various types of families, go through the usual school age fare of being bullied, first kisses and so on, and ‘The party’ playing Dungeons and Dragons in the basement for 10 hours! Their D&D game goes from role playing, to reality when  some creepy creeper escapes from the local research lab taking Will.

Wynonna Ryder plays the vanished boy’s mother, and I swear every time I see her I swear Christian Slater is going to pop his head through a door and blow the place up (like in Heathers) or Beetlejuice will show up.

Eleven played my Millie Bobby Brown is intense and I wouldn’t be surprised that some of those nose bleeds were real just from the extreme stare down when using her powers.

This season is not only a mystery but the ongoing story and emotions of a mother being pushed to her limits.

The Vanishing of Will Byers
The Weirdo on Maple Street WTF pool scene and something I swear came out of pan’s Labyrinth
Holly, Jolly”  Now ‘I’ve seen it all… an Xmas light Ouija board on the wall! Not sure who should be more offended The spirits or the religious.
The Body”  NICE payback after the assembly. If only all of us could get that power once a school year!  I give a thumbs up to the make up or FX dept. for the work done on ‘Will’

RIDDLE:    So when is a body NOT a body?  When it’s  plush

The Flea and the Acrobat”   
The Monsterlooks like a 5 leaved Flower and a Lamprey were spliced together in that research lab! Talk about poison ivy!
The Bathtub
The Upside Down

Coming across this, I couldn’t help but laugh.

‘Stranger Things’ caused an Eggo boom. Now sales are waffling

NC References in Stranger Things

Chapter 2Stranger-Things-Season-2-Poster

Linnea Berthelsen, Sean Astin, Paul Reiser.,Sadie Sink ,Dacre Montgomery

Halloween time and I’m ashamed I didn’t wait to watch this until around that time. (But then I usually have an over abundance to watch during fall tv season, but then a lot of my must watch or  watch on demand has been canceled and 2 shows have a recasting)

In the previous I noticed that Lucas and Mike or Dustin have an argument I swear once an episode. I think this foretells when something is about to happen, is some sort of clue or they mention a clue during this time as it always seems they also end up stopped short.

This season we have a handful of new faces added  to the cast 2 of which are the new kids at school. Will has been going for PTSD counseling (I think that’s what it was) He’s experiencing some after effects of being in the upside down world. Is he still there, or is something from there in him? Will is also having nightmares or are they really premonitions of a sort from the other side. Meanwhile Dustin’s teeth have grown in and has found a mysterious pet. That kid is just adorable but I’m getting sick of those damn Fios commercials , speaking o which I got that shirt  with the ‘space cats’ he wears in one of them. (Everyone else seems to like it too. When I wear it I get quite a few people telling me they like it.)

    • 01.  Madmax  Oct 27, 2017
    • 02. Trick or Treat, Freak
    • 03. the pollywog
    • 04. Will the Wise
    • 05. Dig Dug
    • 06. The Spy
    • 07. The Lost Sister
    • 08. The Mind Flayer
    • 09.  The Gate
Now I just have to wait for season 3 (which I will add to this post

Fandom Wiki

How would the stranger Things kids fare as RPG characters?

See the source image  Waiting to find out WHEN it will start

‘Stranger Things’ Season 3 Will Refocus Jim Hopper’s Perspective

12 Strong

2018   R  2:10   Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon, Michael Pena,Geoff Stults,William Fichtner Rob Riggle ,   IMDB page

The U.s. military sends out Task force dagger to Mazar-i-Sharif on a 3 week mission that Military planner said would take 2 months. I believe the mission was a  double one, part diplomatic as well(possibly) capture or Kill  Khaled.

The horse soldiers are one of the Militarys most stunning acheivements and Al-Queda considers it their worst defeat.

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Deep Blue Sea Double Feature

So I am likely at the theater watching THE MEG so I give you this in celebration of a shark that would eat all the other shark films under the sea!


The OriginalSee the source image

1999   R     1:42     action Sci-fi Thriller    Thomas Jane, Saffron Burrows, Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Rapaport, Stellan Skarsgard, LL Cool J


Bigger. Smarter. Faster. Meaner.  Your Worst Fear is about to surface

Scientist loses Father to Alzheimer’s and is working on a cure. Part of that cure has to do with shark’s as they don’t get cancer and don’t lose their brain function. However the answer is in their brain, which does not produce enough of the fluid needed for the research. They use a Tiger shark, mako and another, though these were given (I forget what they said but) steroids in a sense.

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August News

American Horror story IS BACK Sept 12

and with that news I have been adding the schedule to the TELLY TALK  pages in the tabs

Everything we Know about AHS: Apocalypse so far

Top 5 DVD Rentals

Week ending August 5, 2018


  1. Ready Player One
  2. Rampage
  3. The Post
  4. Tully
  5. Red Sparrow


  1. The Handmaid’s Tale:  Season 1
  2. Outlander:  Season 3
  3. Game of Thrones:  Season 7
  4. Homeland:  Season 6
  5. The Americans:  Season 5

and for those that care about the Oscars 2019: The 31 Movies You Need to Keep an Eye On During Fall Film Festival Season

The Best selling Books of Summer 2018 (So Far)

‘Aquaman’ Offers Promising, Comic Book-Driven Approach to Unique Movie Experience

‘Glass’: Watch Gripping First Trailer for M. Night Shyamalan’s Superhero Thriller

We will never see a movie like The Dark Knight again

The Best Sci-Fi Shows to Binge This Summer

Complete 30-Film Universal Monsters Collection Coming to Blu-ray

Exclusive Look At ‘Iron Fist’ Season 2 Confirmed For SDCC2018

Book of the Year Awards

Cavill Wants To Bring Mission: Impossible Stunts To James Bond

The Most Popular Netflix Show in Every Country


‘Game of Thrones’ Star Aidan Gillen Hunts UFOs in New Series ‘Project Blue Book’ — Watch the Trailer!

New Line Started Filming ‘Elm Street 4: The Dream Master’ Before Hiring a Director

It: Chapter Two, The Curse of La Llorona, The Nun debut footage at Comic-Con’s ScareDiego

First Look at Netflix’s “The Umbrella Academy” Series Is Missing a Sixth Member

remakes worth watching according to Netflix

Castle Rock is Good Enough to Stand on its Own Says Stephen King

All the CBS Fall 2018 Premiere Dates

The Best Sci-Fi Shows to Binge This Summer | TV Guide

Andy Muschietti Showed Off First ‘IT: Chapter 2’ Footage at #SDCC and Promised Scarier Film

Project Blue Book Trailer: Game of Thrones’ Aidan Gillen Investigates UFOs

Matt Smith’s ‘Patient Zero’ Set August Release

The Longbow Hunters Are Coming To Arrow – Here’s Who To Expect

Game of Thrones Season 7 Scores 22 Emmy Nominations, Leads All Noms! | Watchers on the Wall

IMDB’s Best of 2018 so far

Stranger Things Season 3 Set Photos Offer First Look at Eleven

‘Castle Rock’ Debuts Dozens of Stephen King Easter Eggs

Avengers: Infinity War Gets an Epic Home Video Release Trailer

Upcoming RPG Game allows you to carve your own path through Lovecraft’s universe in

‘Stygian: Reign of the Old Ones’  

Russo Brothers Reveal Marvel Character They Feel Could Play Bigger Role in ‘Avengers 4’

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Director Explains How Thor and Captain America Are Connected

From “Sex and the City” to “Game of Thrones” The Top 20 TV Rentals of the Past 20 Years

Infinity War Facebook AR Captures Your Face as You Fade Away in Thanos Snap

A series of Unfortunate Events


The Netflix show  A series of Unfortunate Events is based on the series of books by Lemony Snicket.

I think I’ve read all but the last couple of stories,  (though being its been awhile I may have finished the whole series and just do not remember for sure the last one I had purchased)

If you want to give the book series a try… I’ve included links at the end.

As far as the 2004 Movie adaptation misfire of the books goes, don’t even waste your time! It’s not worth it and it was a mess! Its more cheery,they squeezed a multitude of the books, the first three or four in the one movie, and that’s where the poop emoji was born! Also Jim Carrey was too cheesy.

When I heard Neil Patrick Harris was going to play the dastardly despicable Count Olaf I knew he would do a great job with all the disguises so he’d do the villain and most importantly the Fans proud. Zi Approved TV series

The first season is an 8-part series which covers the first four books. Each book is covered within two episodes, and listed on IMDB as a Comedy, adventure, Drama

Everything works to create a resonant Saga about heroism in a world made mad and near meaningless by adult mismanagement -EW

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Ant man and the Wasp

2018   Pg-13  1:58  action, adventure, sci-fi

Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lily, Michael Peña ,Walton Goggins ,Bobby Cannavale ,Hannah John-Kamen ,Randall Park ,Michelle Pfeiffer ,Laurence Fishburne ,Michael Douglas ,David Dastmalchian ,T.I.

Scott Lang on house arrest with 3 days left, Scott does what he can to keep himself occupied. After having a dream where he finds himself as Janet playing Hide and Seek with a young Hope. He does what he’s not supposed to, contacting Hank Pym  to tell him. Scott is later tranquillized and wakes up in a micro vehicle with Hope. Hope and Hank have been working on a Quantum tunnel in hopes to bring back her mother Janet. Can people come back from the quantum realm? And if so how did she not die there? Did she find food, is that like crumbs and water drops to drink from:?

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