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- Poltergeist (8)
- 2008.Oct.31 / 2pm
Poltergeistby: Jon.Madsen • tags: 1980s • feature • free • directed by: Steven.Spielberg • Tobe.Hooper • stars: Craig.T.Nelson
Just in time for Halloween (barely)!
J.R. and I discuss a true rarity: a legitimately scary PG movie. BTW, there’s a 10-minute sequence where we lost J.R.’s audio. I went back and commented during some of those parts. Kinda weird. It’s a commentary on a commentary.
Now, this is great, because how many horror movies start with the national anthem? That’s a good point. … American horror; it’s like a national treasure.— Jon Madsen and friends,
Here’s the first weird thing that happens in the house: dead parakeet. … In a year period, we went thru about 10 birds at our house. … I’ll be honest with you: I actually killed them, ’cause they were annoying.— and friends,
In this very instant, [Craig T Nelson] gave up dope, and he picked up a book about Reagan. So he went from hippie to full-on Republican in two seconds.— and friends,
If you look under the bed, and there’s a monster there, what do you do? Do you just say ‘Ha! I caught you!’? And the monster’s like, ‘Oh, I feel dumb now. I guess I’ll just let myself out.’— Jon Madsen and friends,