Quantcast
mars - The Liverpool Way Jump to content

mars

Registered
  • Content count

    859
  • Joined

  • Last visited

Community Reputation

125 Excellent

About mars

  • Rank
    Forumite

Profile Information

  • Gender
    Male

Converted

  • Location
    Ipswich
  • Occupation
    Teacher
  1. Forbidden Planet The Matrix Arrival Aliens District 9
  2. Airplane Naked Gun Harvey The Big Lebowski Napoleon Dynamite
  3. mars

    Top 5 Westerns Of All Time

    The Big Country Can't understand the lack of love for the Anthony Mann westerns: Naked Spur, Bend in the River, Winchester 73. For a few dollars more Once upon a time in the West Shane
  4. mars

    10 Favourite 60's Songs

    For what it's worth - Buffalo Springfield Georgie Girl - The Seekers Heroin - The Velvet Underground Fortunate Son - CCR Set the controls for the heart of the sun - Pink Floyd Tomorrow never knows - The Beatles The Beat goes on - The Buddy Rich Big Band Good Vibrations - the Beach Boys Dr Who theme - Delia Derbyshire You really got me - The Kinks
  5. mars

    Rate the last film you watched...

    Tremors - is there a better B movie? Hunt for the Wilderpeople - second viewing, still thoroughly enjoyed it.
  6. mars

    Jeffery Epstein & Friends

    In the BBC interview, Emily Maitlis asks the prince about Ms Giuffre's claims that in 2001, she had dined with him, danced with him at a nightclub, and went on to have sex with him at the house of a friend of the prince in Belgravia, central London. The prince replied: "I have no recollection of ever meeting this lady, none whatsoever." Just checking - is there anyone else who would have a problem forgetting that they had slept with a 17 year old?
  7. mars

    Rate the last film you watched...

    Hail Satan? Great documentary about The Satanic Temple and modern satanists - no, it's not at all like Rosemary's Baby; most don't believe in Satan and spend their time challenging violations of religious freedom by campaigning for a statue of Baphomet being erected on the same site as 10 commandment monuments (which were originally promotions for the Cecil B Demille film). Parts of this are hilarious - same sex couples kissing over graves to turn the dead gay (it was a wind up). 8/10
  8. mars

    Rate the last film you watched...

    Ad Astra - pretentious, scientifically inaccurate tripe with a few bolted on action sequences that have little to do with the plot. I can imagine someone looking at the script, realising it was tedious, and suggesting adding random stuff like pirates, flying monkeys, sharks with lasers, etc. It did look great, and I appreciate Pitt's performance, but overall 3/10.
  9. mars

    The GF book thread

    Raymond Chandler: The High Window, The Lady in the Lake, and The little Sister: all three for £4 on Amazon Kindle store. https://www.amazon.co.uk/Other-Novels-Penguin-Modern-Classics-ebook/dp/B002RI9R7U/ref=sr_1_1?crid=2TK4UUQUYHZSO&keywords=raymond+chandler&qid=1565681127&s=digital-text&sprefix=ray%2Cdigital-text%2C165&sr=1-1 I'd forgotten just how good Chandler is.
  10. mars

    Lib Dems

    Swinson made climate change a central theme to her leadership campaign yet she has accepted donations from fracking companies. Where's the integrity?
  11. mars

    What are your top 10 favourite songs?

    War - Low Rider Buffalo Springfield - For what it's worth The Bangles - Walk like an Egyptian Kraftwerk - Numbers Tubeway Army - Are friends electric? The Beatles - Tomorrow never knows AC/DC - Thunderstruck Joy Division - Isolation Sparks - Number one song in heaven Velvet Underground - Heroin
×