Archive for September, 2009

It’s News Day Tuesday!

Posted in Contributor: Jon, Movie News, News Day Tuesday, Television News with tags , , , , , on September 29, 2009 by Jon

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Hello again, unwilling congregants, to another Church of Friend-sponsored edition of News Day Tuesday. Back so soon, Reverend Jon? you ask. Better believe it, I answer. Let’s get right to it!

I want <i>you</i> to be my next tween ruf-ee!

I want you to be my next tween ruf-ee!

Rosemary’s Baby-Daddy and internationally-recognized pederast Roman Polanski was, as you have probably heard, arrested in land-of-watches-chocolate-and-extradition Switzerland this past week. This development has forced difficult questions such as: How many wonderful movies make up for drugging and fornicating with a thirteen-year-old nymphette? Five, six? The decision is, ultimately, up to the Swiss judiciary system.

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the scoop.

Posted in Blog News on September 28, 2009 by xymarla

I’m going to be taking a three-week hiatus from ye olde blogge for nuptial purposes. That’s right, ladies and gentlemen! Your little Marla is joining the esteemed ranks of these ladies!

bride 1 by you.

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Weekly Movie Roundup

Posted in Movie News with tags , , , , , , , , , , on September 23, 2009 by xymarla

It’s back! Scoop on Avatar, Dick Cook’s sudden departure from Disney, Johnny Depp hatin’ on Pirates, the worst romantic comedy trailer ever, Inglourious Basterds, Jennifer’s Body, The Final Destination, Sorority Row, casting for The A-Team, and an awesome Big Lebowski screening. Enjoy!

2995 by you.

It’s News Day Tuesday!

Posted in Movie News, News Day Tuesday, Television News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 22, 2009 by xymarla

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I’m back! Barely!

As we all know by now, thanks to House of the Devil I’m suddenly interested in abso everything Ti West has to offer, including this IFC original series.

Spoilers on all those pretty folks on Smallville, Dollhouse and Supernatural right here! And more Dollhouse spoilers here! Joss keeps chumming the waters with these tidbits.

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer sing-along featuring Amber Benson!

Posted in Interview, Random Tidbits, Television News, Television Review with tags , , , , on September 22, 2009 by xymarla

Guys, I met Amber Benson! I attended the Once More With Feeling sing-along in Houston this Saturday, sat right next to Tara Amber as she sang “I’m Under Your Spell” with MC Henri, and lucky for you, I wrote it all up for 29-95.com! Check it.

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It’s New Day Tuesday!

Posted in Contributor: Jon, Movie News, News Day Tuesday, Television News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 15, 2009 by Jon

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Mrs. Torrance, today Marla isn’t here either. So it’s me, Reverend Jon from the Church of Friend here! The ever lovely Marla has asked me to help out this week and guest-post her News Day Tuesday. Fasten your seatbelts, it’s going to be a bumpy blogpost.

Marla and a pre-op Reverend Jon facing off at an historic cocktail party.

Marla and a pre-op Reverend Jon facing off at an historic cocktail party.

So, when I was called in off of the blogger bench to pinch hit for Marla, the first piece of news that got me all semi-hard was the possibility of a Jeff Bridges-Coen Brothers Reunion. It would be a remake of the only movie my grandfather has not one but Two VHS copies of—True Grit. Bridges would reprise John Wayne’s role.

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It’s Recommends Day Wednesday!

Posted in Film Review, Recommends Day Wednesday with tags , , , , , , , on September 9, 2009 by xymarla

This movie has inspired a rather atypical post here on DIH. Although I love all sorts of movies, I pretty much exclusively blog about genre flicks and TV. As I guess you know. But since I started this blog last February (aww, my baby’s all grow’d up! 7 months, *sniff*), only one movie has motivated me to break the genre mold and write about a straight-up comedy.

That movie is Adventureland.

poster by you.

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