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Calendar Events / Announcements '09 I / Re: He's Done It Again
« on: February 18, 2009, 12:16:18 AM »
I'm actually sorry I missed seeing the Laura floatie (I was busy shepherding a friend from Nova Scotia around town).  I just love her truly, epically EEE-vil expression in that image!

It looks as if Barnabas Jr really takes after his namesake in the Cursed dept.!

cheers, G.

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Current Talk '09 I / Re: The Ranch Poodle Brigade
« on: February 16, 2009, 08:48:33 PM »
MB Dahling,

those images of Boss Buzz are fan-f**king-tabulosa!  Thanks so much!

cheers, G.

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Current Talk '09 I / Re: Dark Shadows False Memory Syndrome
« on: February 12, 2009, 10:14:17 PM »
I do remember that in the episode where Nicholas goes to Hell *wink*, the later scenes are at Collinwood and his big showdown with Julia.  I can remember that they had pumped up so much brimstone for Hell's Head Office that the drawing room looked almost as foggy as Eagle Hill cemetery.  In that one I think I did hear poor Grayson having one of her hacking fits while offscreen at one point. 

Also, of course, Maggie Evans' cottage and the Collinsport Inn were in Essex, CT--perhaps your friend had a vague memory or had heard about the crew's visit in 1966 and inflated (or conflated) it all into "Collinwood" itself having been located there.

G.

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Point taken, Brian; but some of Corman's stuff was really fine, especially some of the Sixties films.

It would seem from my viewing of the Lair #1 and the accounts of the shooting schedules that was called for, more than anything else, is a highly competent technician with the ability to log maximum minutes of footage per day.  Ray seems capable of filling that bill.

G.

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What an honor and a thrill for David and his family!  I'm sure David's performance was brilliant, as always.

G.

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Current Talk '09 I / Re: The Ranch Poodle Brigade
« on: February 11, 2009, 03:38:33 PM »
Counter-culture?  Don't forget DS' very own Wild One, the incomparable Buzz Hackett, complete with bomber jacket, boots, stubble, and a hairpiece that resembled barely-taxidermed roadkill.

In the words of the Master, 'if ya feel it, sit it!"

G.

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Finally had time to go look at the blog; all very interesting.  Barbara Steele worked on a project with Fred Olen Ray at some point in the 90s and praised him to the skies--she's very demanding, so you know he MUST be excellent!

It's exciting to hear that Sybil Danning is going to have a role in the Lair, season 3.  I think many DS fans would enjoy Danning's work in the early 1980s film The Howling 2.  She's outrageously campy in it and wears fabulous costumes!

G.

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Current Talk '09 I / The Ranch Poodle Brigade
« on: February 10, 2009, 10:06:51 PM »
I'm getting quite a charge out of today's screen capture of Jebulous and Pruno heatedly conferring in a darkened foyer at Collinwood.  I am old enough to remember when these shaggy coats and bits of woolly trim were fashionable on men's winter coats, but I'm still thinking of these two as "the ranch poodle brigade" and I'm wondering whether Bruno's hairpiece ever went flying when push came to shove.

Thanks again MB for brightening another dreary Winter afternoon here at the Great House!

cheers, G.

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Current Talk '09 I / Re: Discuss - Ep #0724
« on: February 10, 2009, 03:38:02 PM »
I love the zombie plot!  It has some of the creepiest moments.  And there's an air of genuine pathos in Sandor's telling of zombie lore.

G.

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Hey Philippe, I certainly do remember the lurvely "exposure" dear little (hmmm, not so little!) Dougie Henshall received in "Angels and Insects" (fabou tho the film was, the book by Miss Byatt was so much better).

That new version of Dorian Gray sounds potentially intriguing.  Have you noticed that this story *which inspired some significant storylines on DS* has had about four different film versions lensed in recent years? I believe they all sank without a trace.

The most hysterical version has to be the early 1980s TV version with, if memory serves, Anthony Perkins in the Lord Henry "role," in which Dorian was a female model and the "portrait" was a video clip (yes, it's the Eighties--whoo hoo! break out that hair gel and those shoulder pads!).

The most arty version--my vote goes for the Helmut Berger one from the late Sixties.

Probably the most brilliant from a dramatic and aesthetic perspective will always be the 1940s film with Hurd Hatfield who was nothing at all like Dorian in the book, but brought a hypnotically compelling understated moodiness to the role.

I personally am very fond of the Dan Curtis version.

G.

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What a great concept for a documentary!  Congratulations to Penny Dreadful and gang for being included!

G.

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Current Talk '09 I / Re: Sweet Countess
« on: February 09, 2009, 03:54:55 PM »
Thanks again for that fabulous snapshot from Rocky Horror, MB!  It's Land-o-lakes.

G.

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The season 1 cliffhanger of the Lair bore a pretty close resemblance to a certain repeated event on DS, although one that they had originally swiped from Edgar Allan Poe (whose new US stamp is damned pretty, I must say).

I kept looking for news about season 2 of the Lair but never saw an update. Thanks, David.

G.

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Current Talk '09 I / Sweet Countess
« on: February 06, 2009, 07:43:48 PM »
I wonder if I'm the only one here who sees a distinct resemblance between Grayson Hall as the Countess du Pres in today's magnificent screen shot, and Dr. Frank N. Furter in the Rocky Horror Picture Show.  It looks as if Grayson is incanting these lines:

I'm just a Sweet Transvestite from Transexual, Transylvania.

So why don't you stay for the night? Or maybe a bite?
I could show you my favourite obsession.
I've been making a man with blond hair and a tan
And he's good for relieving my tension

Fun stuff!  Thanks to the MB for another glorious image!

G.

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Current Talk '09 I / Re: Flames ... flames on the side of her face...
« on: February 05, 2009, 10:28:03 PM »
Midnite!  you found it!

"Breathing... heaving breaths" and the way her hands move--it's soooo KLS in that snapshot!

cheers, G.

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