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Salamander Salad Days

Member Since 17 Apr 2017
Offline Last Active Sep 15 2017 07:48 AM

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In Topic: Episode 119 - Friday (w/ Ben Westhoff)

13 September 2017 - 07:39 AM

I was never a huge fan of Friday. Its alright but for me, the jokes and pace of the film fall flat, definitely not canon worthy. I would have rather House Party be up for debate or if we are just talking about 90's hazy hangout films then maybe Half Baked.

In Topic: Episode 105 - Eraserhead vs. Blue Velvet (w/ Michael Nordine)

09 June 2017 - 07:10 AM

Quick question for everybody: Did you guys adjust your TV when you watched Eraserhead? I borrowed a DVD copy of it and there was text before the main menu that said something about how tv sets are poorly calibrated and asked me to turn my brightness all the way down. There was so much black that the film felt even more like it was in a void but there were some scenes like the second time harry and the girl across the hall interacted that were so dark you could barely see anything unless you turned the brightness up a tad. Is the film really suppose to have such a limited field of view? I don't mind a dark film but I wonder if some of the intended darkness is lost in streaming or if what ever HD copy amazon/Netflix/Skynet uses has made up for it.

In Topic: Episode 99 - Sign o' the Times vs. Stop Making Sense

24 April 2017 - 05:12 PM

All the way with bleary, sycasey 2.0 and deanepuddle's comments! I am going to turn some aluminum foil and bottle caps into an olympic medal for listing to this guy talk down to the listener with such an airy quasi intellectual tone. Frankly, we all deserve a medal.