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My comic book collection

Who cares? Nobody, you say? Beautiful...   Aliens vs. Predator - Omnibus Vol. 1 The Authority - Vol. 1 (#1-12) The Authority - Vol. 2 (#13-29) Batgirl - Vol. 4: Wanted (Batgirl #19-25, Batman: The Dark Knight #23.1: Ventriloquist) Batman: The Dark Knight Returns Batman: The Dark Knight Strikes Again Batman Arkham Asylum: A Serious House on Serious Earth Batman: Cacophony Daredevil: Born Again Ultimate Fantastic Four - Vol. 1 (#1-6) Ultimate Fantastic Four - Vol. 2 (
 

My video game collection

'Cause why not  The time is right to talk about whatever entertains us...   Atari 2600 - 33 Atari 7800 - 5 Famicom - 1 NES - 42 SNES - 14 Nintendo 64 - 7 Nintendo GameCube - 2 Nintendo Wii - 3 PS1 - 2 PS2 - 48 PS3 - 9 PS4 - 6 Sega Genesis - 5 Sega Saturn - 1 Dreamcast - 2 Xbox - 6 Xbox 360 - 20   Atari 2600 3-D Tic Tac Toe Adventure Air-Sea Battle Airlock Asteroids Battlezone Berz
 

My Top 100 Least Favorite Idioms

100. Happy now? (if someone else is saying it) 99. Word to the wise 98. Above and beyond 97. On pins and needles 96. Keep your chin up 95. Son of a gun 94. As good as done 93. When God closes a door, he opens a window 92. May lightning strike me 91. Lose your marbles 90. Crafty as a fox 89. Says you! 88. To the ends of the Earth 87. Wine and dine 86. Twenty three skidoo 85. Shooting fish in a barrel 84. Bob's your uncle 83. Where did I go wrong? 82. Hit the ro

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My Top 100 Favorite Idioms

100. Happy now? (if I'm saying it) 99. Call the shots 98. Rome wasn't built in a day 97. On the fence 96. Cream of the crop 95. Up and running 94. A shot in the dark 93. Steal my thunder 92. Not playing with a full deck 91. Without batting an eye 90. Come hell or high water 89. Game, set, match 88. Method to his/her madness 87. Keys to the kingdom 86. Chip off the old block 85. Can't cut the mustard 84. Bite your tongue 83. Take it with a grain of salt 82. My

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20 Horror Films To Consider This October

It's nearly October, so here's some good ones you may not have heard of  Many have comedy, sci-fi, thriller mixed in there but they all qualify   Altered States Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon Brain Damage A Bucket of Blood Chopping Mall The Company of Wolves The Curse of the Werewolf Dagon The Entity Fiend Without a Face Frankenstein Unbound Ginger Snaps In the Mouth of Madness John Dies at the End Lord

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My Top 50 Favorite Movies of All Time

Did my top 25 on another site earlier today and figured I might as well extend it for here  If I did this tomorrow it would probably be slightly different but whatever...   1. After Hours (Martin Scorsese, 1985) 2. The Thing (John Carpenter, 1982) 3. Groundhog Day (Harold Ramis, 1993) 4. Heathers (Michael Lehmann, 1988) 5. Batman (Tim Burton, 1989) 6. Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (Irvin Kershner, 1980) 7. Used Cars (Robert Zemeckis, 1980) 8. Dick Tracy (

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I fucking love shelves

@Coca-Cola @Juinae @Hylia @Dan @Jake @Dookie Quill @LittleDudeNT5 ig   Middle two photos are a little blurry but it took forever to move my couches to get it right so I can live with it  

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My Blu-ray collection

I love collecting these sort of media items and of course discussing the items themselves. Do you have any of the same titles, and which ones interest you the most? Really, I'd be interested in hearing any general thoughts. - An arrow indicates that the films are sold in a set to explain what seems like an alphabetizing error. -   10 Cloverfield Lane (2016) 1941 (1979) 28 Days Later... (2002) Alien: Covenant (2017) Allied (2016) Amadeus (1984) American Psycho

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My DVD Collection

All right, so I don't seriously think anyone is gonna sift through the hundreds of movies on this list, but I was backing it all up from the IMDb list I add to anyway and since I've done blog entries like this before, I figured why not....   The TV series that I own on DVD/Blu-ray are already listed in a separate entry: https://fotpforums.com/blogs/entry/815-my-tv-series-collection/   #-Z   2010 (1984) 22 Jump Street (2014) 300 (2006) The 300 Spartans (1962)

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My 2017 in photos

I started off the year by finally getting my driver's license after many years of just having a learner's.     Film enthusiast that I am, I unfortunately didn't watch as many movies in general as I usually do, but I did reach the milestone of seeing more films than ever theatrically.     Commemorating one of two of them...     I went to the amusement park, which was fun considering I hadn't been in a while. I went on many rides varyi

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My top 100 sci-fi, horror and fantasy films of the 1980s...

100. TerrorVision 99. House 98. Rawhead Rex 97. Critters 96. The Toxic Avenger 95. Dreamscape 94. Night of the Demons 93. Time Bandits 92. Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone 91. Leviathan 90. Peggy Sue Got Married 89. Enemy Mine 88. Near Dark 87. The Dead Zone 86. The Dark Crystal 85. The Last Starfighter 84. TRON 83. Robot Jox 82. Excalibur 81. Akira 80. Willow 79. Scanners 7

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What I bought at Comic-Con

Doctor Strange and Mr. Fantastic (these are somewhat old and you can't take them out of the box without cutting it open, so I won't be doing so)     The Shadow (debated getting the regular version or the Lamont Cranston/Alec Baldwin one that turns into the Shadow, landed on the former). Again, not gonna open it.     Batman (1989) blast shield (action figure included) and Batwing, still boxed.     Movie-based Dick Tracy toys that I ha

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Every film I have ever seen in theatres

I was making this list for another site since I want to keep track from now on, and as I've done before I thought I might as well post it here too  This list is constructed just from memory really, so there may be a couple of mistakes, and they are ordered by U.S./Canadian release dates rather than the order that I saw them (which would be pretty much impossible to recall).   1996 (birth year):   n/a   1997:   n/a   1998:   Antz  

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My VHS Collection

Half of you rascals probably don't even remember this format but here it is  Again, just backing this up elsewhere and figured I might as well add it here. This is all the stuff I haven't yet bothered to replace on DVD or Blu-ray, so there's a lot of kids' movies and mediocre action films/comedies here...   #-Z 10 Things I Hate About You (1999) 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) The 6th Day (2000) Aaahh!!! Real Monsters - Meet the Monsters Aaahh!!! Real Monsters - Monsters' N

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My Top 10 TV series that lasted only one season

Some of these are better known than others, and two specifically have a lot of martyrdom attached to them due to being cancelled so early on, but ultimately I think still deserve a lot of acclaim.   10. Garfunkel and Oates     This one was more quietly removed and I don't think it really garnered much of a fanbase, but it's an amusing if somewhat uneven show with some very offbeat, non-generic comedy.   Favorite episode: Maturity   9. Clerks: The

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My TV series collection

I did this for another website and I figured I'd back it up here. A minimum of people will probably care but eh, it's already done. If a series is italicised, that means it's an ongoing series that I simply own every released season of thus far, and unless otherwise indicated, these are all DVD. Complete series: American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson Angel Arrested Development Ash vs. Evil Dead (1 on DVD, 2 on iTunes) Batman: The Animated Series  Birds of Prey Buf

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My Top 15 Time Travel Films

This is one of my favourite sub-genres in science fiction (though not every film here counts as sci-fi), so I'm also gonna add an "honourable mention" list as they very end just so the primary one isn't ridiculously long. Also, I won't count more than one film from the same series.   15. 14. 13. 12. 11. 10. 9. 8. 7. 6. 5. 4. 3. 2. 1.   

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My Top 20 Biopics

Most/all of these films take some artistic license with the real people they're based on, but I will set some limits. I'm not going to count anything here like Amadeus or Quills (both great movies) that are less biopics and more just fiction loosely based on real historical figures.   And yeah, I'm a whore for Warren Beatty.   20. Schindler's List 19. Quiz Show 18. Catch Me If You Can 17. Raging Bull 16. Tombstone 15. The Soci

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"Cool" character names in movies

Most of these range from improbable to ridiculous... I could probably fill this list with Sly alone!   Sylvester Stallone  - Jerry Savage (Rebel) - Johnny Kovak (F.I.S.T) - Deke DaSilva (Nighthawks) - Robert Hatch (Victory) - Lincoln Hawk (Over the Top) - Raymond Tango (Tango & Cash) - John Spartan (Demolition Man) - Ray Quick (The Specialist) - Robert Rath (Assassins)   Seagal has some doozies as well...   Steven Sea

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My Top 15 Non-Jaws Animal Attack Movies

Not gonna lie - it was a stretch to get all the way to fifteen...   15. Cujo (1983) 14. Bats (1999) 13. Anaconda (1997) 12. Orca (1977)  11. Willard (1971) 10. Monkey Shines (1988) 9. Congo (1995) 8. The Birds (1963) 7. Deep Blue Sea (1999) 6. Piranha (1978) 5. The Grey (2012) 4. Phase IV (1974) 3. Alligator (1980) 2. Arachnophobia (1990) 1. Lake P

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My visit to the amusement park

I hadn't gone to one of these since I was about 15, so when I heard they were putting on one for ten days in my local city (with better rides than I was used to as well, my previous city didn't really get the full treatment), I was pretty excited. I had it in my head that I was gonna try all the badass shit that I was too much of a pussy to go on as a kid, and...I sorta did.   The first thing I tried was one of two rollercoasters that were there, and this line took fucking forever. As

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My Top 20 Animated TV Series

I'd specifically avoided naming animated TV series in my other blog entries, so here's me making up for it. I'm counting any kind of animation here - traditional, CGI, stop-motion, whatever. Also counting everything from cartoons with a child target audience to super raunchy, adults-only cartoons, and I'm counting every genre.   20. Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law (2000-2007) 19. Clerks: The Animated Series (2000-2001) 18. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1987-1996) 17. Ani

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My Favorite Lesser-Known Space Opera Films

For every Star Wars, Guardians of the Galaxy and Avatar, there's a space opera flick that didn't receive a fraction of the attention of those films. Some of these are inspired by those films, other are blatants knock-offs. Some of these are good, some bad, some inbetween - but all are entertaining!     My criteria: - I'm not counting anything like Dune or John Carter (both films that I like) that in spite of being flops are such notorious flops that they're still pretty well known

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My Top 5 Most Hated/Least Favorite Villains

I'm not naming any villains who were kind of bland or generic (Walter Donovan, Malekith) but weren't really a major presence in their respective films or villains that are simply too funny for me to hate (Mr. Freeze). All the ones listed are poorly acted, poorly written characters who definitely drag the films they're in down.     Walker (Stuart Wilson) - Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III     Dr. Claw (Rupert Everett) - Inspector Gadget    Serle

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