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Successories: Cult Classics Double-Header 
8th-Jun-2008 10:06 am
Wolf - Sunset Howl

This week marks the end of my "cult" and "bad" movie run with a double-header - one movie that few if any have heard of or remember (probably for the best) and one that's still near and dear to me. If you've never heard of or seen The Ice Pirates, you're really not missing a thing...it's BAD, but it also has the benefit of being the one movie that Robert Urich (when he was alive), Anjelica Houston and Ron Perlman probably kept off their resumes. Frankly, I'm amazed MST3K didn't get to this one (that I know of), but it really could've used that treatment. The other is The Fifth Element, which not only has a strangely blonde Bruce Willis (when he was still trying to fool the world into believing he wasn't bald), but is a fun sci-fi flick from a french director - AND IT STILL MADE SENSE.










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8th-Jun-2008 04:28 pm (UTC)
don't forget bruce vilanch was in the butt...er ice pirates
9th-Jun-2008 01:23 pm (UTC)
Damn, I totally didn't realize he was in that!
9th-Jun-2008 04:09 pm (UTC)
oh yes...if i remember correctly he loses his head
8th-Jun-2008 04:42 pm (UTC)

Check you code?
8th-Jun-2008 06:32 pm (UTC)
Very cool - I love Ice Pirates! and of course, 5th E is da bomb.
8th-Jun-2008 06:40 pm (UTC)
Either I'm missing a pun, or you're missing an 'n' in cannon.
8th-Jun-2008 06:42 pm (UTC)
Yeah, I have to edit that...thanks for the catch!
8th-Jun-2008 08:54 pm (UTC)

I'm new, but here's one for you.

8th-Jun-2008 11:32 pm (UTC)
9th-Jun-2008 04:29 pm (UTC)
where do you get the images for these?
9th-Jun-2008 04:38 pm (UTC)
Google is a great thing!

That and having a wee bit too much free time...
9th-Jun-2008 07:09 pm (UTC)
I loved 5th Element.

You still need one with the Opera singer and one with Tricky.

22nd-Jun-2008 04:11 pm (UTC)
i think i'm more shocked and amused that people besides my husband actually remember Ice Pirates.

22nd-Jun-2008 04:36 pm (UTC)
I think most people try to purge it from their memory!
22nd-Jun-2008 04:39 pm (UTC)
Not my husband.

He bought it on DVD.

22nd-Jun-2008 09:22 pm (UTC)
Uhm...is that good or bad?
23rd-Jun-2008 01:45 am (UTC)
well, i'm a total MST3K whore so I had fun with it!

i'm sure i've subjected him to much worse *snerk*

13th-Jul-2008 03:31 pm (UTC)
I love old cheesey bad movies, so I will have to see this Ice Pirates film....

And the 5th Element is one of my favs. I heart Bruce Willis.
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