Do you guys like Escape to Witch Mountain?

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  1. A Succulent Chinese Meal

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    It's streaming on Netflix now. Big bloated Ray Milland, Eddie Albert with a bouffant, Donald Pleasence -- why, I don't think he ever made a bad film!

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    Farting photos never show up, sowwy
     
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    some people call it ekskape :coffee:
     
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    :jj: I watched it last weekend--it's good, but also a little creepy an old man will drive two kids around so willingly

    he was also strangely lacking in curiosity about their powers

    I also couldn't figure out why he left them in that town where they were jailed, or why their escape plan was so convoluted

    I also found it strange the posse was so eager to go out to murder two children when they didnt even see them use their powers
     
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    Is that the one with the girl who is now on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills?

    By the way I love Donald Pleasence. The first Halloween is one of my favorite horror films.
     
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    It was one of favorite movies as a kid. The original of course.
     
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    I kind of like it. I might get really stoned this weekend and watch Christmas movies. I recently watched this classic as well.

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    [video=youtube;rnhcZXZMajQ]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rnhcZXZMajQ[/video]
     
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    Would never have even asked to watch it.

    My ma would have lectured me for an hour about how stuff like that is "of the occult" and I'm "letting Satan in"

    better uses for my time, even in the young years....
     
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    you have to see it again from a current world viewpoint

    the Cat From Outer Space has held up better IMO :coffee:
     
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    Elias > You :ucoffee:
     
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    you're not qualified to make that assessment :no:
     
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    Still need to see The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes
     
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    Great movie IMO. :coffee:
     
  16. A Succulent Chinese Meal

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    I think he was going to dump the kids off so they could get to his brother's house....he would kick them out really quickly and Donald Pleasence would catch up in time to see the RV but not that the kids had run away, and follow the RV, which makes no sense because the RV was going to also go to the brother's house. :wtf:
     
  17. A Succulent Chinese Meal

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    Return to Witch Mountain has a nice scary Bette Davis but I don't think that's on Netflix.
     
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    I think I saw it in the 70s during Disney's down period at the movies.

    Its was alright. :coffee:
     
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    Eddie Albert, kids and a spaceship.

    I think.
     
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    I have that movie on DVD. Yep.