Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-25 Thread Mark Fowler
On Thu, 24 May 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: and i can't buy it, because its still on boring old VHS - Greg 'DVD' McCarroll It *was* released on DVD (in the US, but we don't care about that, do we boys and girls) but this was a while back, and it's now out of stock (everywhere.) I think this

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-25 Thread Struan Donald
* at 24/05 23:18 +0100 Greg McCarroll said: p.s. at the risk of raising the heckles of BlackStar, does anyone know the URL of the company based in the channel islands (or isle of mann) that sell american dvds to the UK at the time they are released in the US? 247 or something?

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-25 Thread Jon Eyre
Greg McCarroll wrote: think on you young-uns, before that the sexiest thing on TV was that monster who ate the sandwich in the last round of the adventure game It was a green cheese roll, on account of the vortex only liking to eat stuff with doubled letters in it... Gronda gronda Ragnor j

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-25 Thread Niklas Nordebo
On Wed, May 23, 2001 at 05:54:35PM +0100, Neil Ford wrote: o Sneakers Had I been able to locate my copy you would have been more than welcome to borrow it it would appear mine's in storage. If I get a chance before Saturday I'll try and track it down. I happened to find this on DVD

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-25 Thread Simon Wistow
Niklas Nordebo wrote: I happened to find this on DVD at Tower yesterday, 2 for £25[0], so I bought it, and will bring it on Sunday. Groovesome. May have to pick that up myself as well.

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Simon Wistow
Leon Brocard wrote: I could bring along Real Genius? (slightly more old-skool hackers though) Ooh, yes. I was going to dig out my (recorded-from-tv) copy of that from home next weekend. Can't seem to find it anywhere as an original. [0] I also have D.A.R.Y.L (Data Analyising Robot Youth

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Dave Hodgkinson
Simon Wistow [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I also have D.A.R.Y.L (Data Analyising Robot Youth Lifeform) but I thinkt hat's pushing it a bit. If that counts, then Weird Science counts too! -- Dave Hodgkinson, http://www.hodgkinson.org Editor-in-chief, The Highway Star

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Simon Wistow
Dave Hodgkinson wrote: If that counts, then Weird Science counts too! Got that as well. I'm more than willing to just put on the 'creation' scene from that.

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Mark Fowler
On 24 May 2001, Dave Hodgkinson wrote: Simon Wistow [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I also have D.A.R.Y.L (Data Analyising Robot Youth Lifeform) but I thinkt hat's pushing it a bit. If that counts, then Weird Science counts too! That's more geeksploitation or nerdsplotitation... Later.

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Dave Hodgkinson
Mark Fowler [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On 24 May 2001, Dave Hodgkinson wrote: Simon Wistow [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I also have D.A.R.Y.L (Data Analyising Robot Youth Lifeform) but I thinkt hat's pushing it a bit. If that counts, then Weird Science counts too! That's more

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Simon Wistow
Dave Hodgkinson wrote: Wow, and she's got three kids by Steven Seagal. The eighties were a crazy decade and people did a lot of things they regret.

RE: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Matthew Jones
Wow, and she's got three kids by Steven Seagal. The eighties were a crazy decade and people did a lot of things they regret. Well, would *you* say no to Steven Seagal? -- matt jones 'What you have begun in anger you shall end in shame.'

RE: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Cross David - dcross
From: Matthew Jones [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, May 24, 2001 11:05 AM Wow, and she's got three kids by Steven Seagal. The eighties were a crazy decade and people did a lot of things they regret. I know I did :) Well, would *you* say no to Steven Seagal? I strongly suspect I'd

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Dave Hodgkinson
Cross David - dcross [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: From: Matthew Jones [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, May 24, 2001 11:05 AM Wow, and she's got three kids by Steven Seagal. The eighties were a crazy decade and people did a lot of things they regret. I know I did :) Well,

RE: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Thu, 24 May 2001, Matthew Jones wrote: Wow, and she's got three kids by Steven Seagal. The eighties were a crazy decade and people did a lot of things they regret. Well, would *you* say no to Steven Seagal? personally, yes I would. -- Robin Szemeti

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Greg McCarroll
* Cross David - dcross ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: Well, would *you* say no to Steven Seagal? I strongly suspect I'd say no to having his kids! but he can also cook! -- Greg McCarroll http://www.mccarroll.uklinux.net

RE: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Cross David - dcross
From: Greg McCarroll [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, May 24, 2001 12:07 PM * Cross David - dcross ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: Well, would *you* say no to Steven Seagal? I strongly suspect I'd say no to having his kids! but he can also cook! Can he? I wouldn't know. I know nothing

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Simon Wistow
Greg McCarroll wrote: but [Steven Seagal] can also cook! And he's rather good at Aikido (he's a 7th Dan and also a shinto priest IIRC). I vaguely rmemeber something about him openign up the first wstern run Aikido dojo in Japan but I have absoultley no way of backing that up.

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Barbie
From: Cross David - dcross [EMAIL PROTECTED] but he can also cook! Can he? I wouldn't know. I know nothing about him other than he appears in films that I have no interest in. Don't think I've seen a single film with him in. I remember going to see Executive Decision at the cinema and the

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Chris Devers
At 11:23 AM 2001.05.24 +0100, Dave Hodgkinson wrote: Apropos nothing, there was a guy who took over at Fusion in the early nineties who was a skinny, bookish, Jewishish type. And his name was Steve Segal. Of course, as soon as we heard, he became Steven Seagal pronounced in the dramatic movie

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Greg McCarroll
* Chris Devers ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: At 11:23 AM 2001.05.24 +0100, Dave Hodgkinson wrote: Apropos nothing, there was a guy who took over at Fusion in the early nineties who was a skinny, bookish, Jewishish type. And his name was Steve Segal. Of course, as soon as we heard, he became

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Barbie
From: Greg McCarroll [EMAIL PROTECTED] I seem to remember an extremely soft porn-ish film with julie andrews at one stage, all i can remember is giant toy soldiers. I don't think porn is even the right title it was more just weird. You're thinking of the comedy S.O.B., where a film director

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Piers Cawley
Mark Fowler [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On 24 May 2001, Dave Hodgkinson wrote: Simon Wistow [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I also have D.A.R.Y.L (Data Analyising Robot Youth Lifeform) but I thinkt hat's pushing it a bit. If that counts, then Weird Science counts too! That's more

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Simon Wistow
Piers Cawley wrote: And if anyone has a half decent copy of _Better Off Dead_ (early John Cusack film) I'd be *very* happy to see it again. Even though it's not quite in this genre, and I won't be making it to the film fest anyway... No but I do have The Sure Thing (imdb: John

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Piers Cawley
Simon Wistow [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Piers Cawley wrote: And if anyone has a half decent copy of _Better Off Dead_ (early John Cusack film) I'd be *very* happy to see it again. Even though it's not quite in this genre, and I won't be making it to the film fest anyway... No but I

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Piers Cawley
Piers Cawley [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Simon Wistow [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Piers Cawley wrote: And if anyone has a half decent copy of _Better Off Dead_ (early John Cusack film) I'd be *very* happy to see it again. Even though it's not quite in this genre, and I won't be

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Mark Fowler
Piers asked: The sure thing Ooh. Not seen that one. Is it any good? And that's Anthony TopGun, Northern Exposure, ER Edwards to you. Any good, any good? It's only my all time favourite film of all time[1]. Where frat movie meets romantic comedy, on a road trip. Quite a few good one

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Piers Cawley
Mark Fowler [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Piers asked: The sure thing Ooh. Not seen that one. Is it any good? And that's Anthony TopGun, Northern Exposure, ER Edwards to you. Any good, any good? It's only my all time favourite film of all time[1]. Where frat movie meets romantic

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Greg McCarroll
* Piers Cawley ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: Mark Fowler [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Piers asked: The sure thing Ooh. Not seen that one. Is it any good? And that's Anthony TopGun, Northern Exposure, ER Edwards to you. Any good, any good? It's only my all time favourite film of

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Greg McCarroll
* Barbie ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: From: Greg McCarroll [EMAIL PROTECTED] I seem to remember an extremely soft porn-ish film with julie andrews at one stage, all i can remember is giant toy soldiers. I don't think porn is even the right title it was more just weird. You're thinking

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Dave Cross
At 23:18 24/05/2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Barbie ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: From: Greg McCarroll [EMAIL PROTECTED] I seem to remember an extremely soft porn-ish film with julie andrews at one stage, all i can remember is giant toy soldiers. I don't think porn is even the right

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Greg McCarroll
* Dave Cross ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: At 23:18 24/05/2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Barbie ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: From: Greg McCarroll [EMAIL PROTECTED] I seem to remember an extremely soft porn-ish film with julie andrews at one stage, all i can remember is giant toy

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-24 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Thu, 24 May 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Dave Cross ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: At 23:18 24/05/2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Barbie ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: From: Greg McCarroll [EMAIL PROTECTED] I seem to remember an extremely soft porn-ish film with julie andrews at

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-23 Thread Neil Ford
On Wed, May 23, 2001 at 01:53:54PM +0100, Simon Wistow wrote: (http://www.twoshortplanks.com/simon/filmfest/) Time for yet another movie marathon since people have been carping on about it grin and this time it's the long awaited hacksploitation night - exploring the interesting and, umm,

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-23 Thread Leon Brocard
Simon Wistow sent the following bits through the ether: If anybody has any of these ... I could bring along Real Genius? (slightly more old-skool hackers though) Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative