Subject: Re: What Did You Watch? 2018-02-08 (Thursday)
On 2/9/2018 9:30 AM, Ian J. Ball wrote:
> On 2018-02-09 13:20:45 +0000, Obveeus said:
>> A GHOST STORY: A 2017 film starring a bedsheet as a ghost. this film
>> has very little dialog and very little internal logic. I cannot
>> imagine how audiences sat in the theater and survived this pointless
>> tale stretched out over 90 minutes for effect. This is not high art.
>> This is not clever. This is not intelligent. Casey Affleck and
>> Rooney Mara provide supporting characters, but really this whole film
>> is just about a bed sheet standing around and doing nothing.
> This sounds like something I'd like a lot more than you would.
I don't think so. Hint: it isn't 'horror' at all.
> The Magicians (recorded) - "A Life in the Day" (ep. #3.5). This was an
> odd little episode. To continue their "Quest" for the next key, Quentin
> and Eliot end up having to live an entire life (in an alternate
> timeline) - it was nice to see Rose Lipton again here, though, and the
> actress that played Quentin's "wife" (Kylee Bush?) was quite attractive.
> Meanwhile, both Kady and Penny have a very bad day. Margo's life gets
> crappier (but at least now Dina Meyer is her mother-in-law!!). And
> Julia's and Alice's story was confusing - Julia was told to help Alice,
> but all she did was help herself!... Still, it looks like Julia and
> Alice might consider a "magic switch".
Alice is very clearly still a drug addict (for magic) in a dangerously
obsessive way. Giving her magic seems like a bad idea.
I also wondered, if they can find a way to travel between past-fillory
(the clock) and back (back being the still unknown part, but a button or
something could solve that) then couldn't they travel with some magic
batteries and charge them up for use in the now magic-lite Earth domain?
> Recorded for later: Thursdays are pretty dead right now, so nuthin'...
15million people tuned in for the Olympics. I guess it was like early
rounds of AMERICAN IDOL (the old one, not the higher class reboot
coming) where there were lots of people failing and that was the reason