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    Thread: Roddy Mcdowall
Post: RE: Roddy Mcdowall

(November 17th, 2021, 07:02 PM)Michael Wrote: I kind of grew up on Roddy McDowall. There was a time you almost couldn't turn on the TV set without seeing him in something. He was always a good chara...
Agaricus Actors 2 121 November 18th, 2021, 04:52 PM
    Thread: Live action version of Anastasia
Post: RE: Live action version of Anastasia

(November 5th, 2021, 12:38 AM)badlands Wrote: The Don Bluth film animated film would be a great live action movie with live action cast. ANASTASIA, 1956, Bergman and Brynner.
Agaricus Actors 1 149 November 5th, 2021, 11:26 AM
    Thread: Slime Mold Reclassified as Alien Organism
Post: RE: Slime Mold Reclassified as Alien Organism

Thank you. Ain't Nature wonderful?
Agaricus From New Science to New Sci-Fi 4 226 June 18th, 2021, 05:38 PM
    Thread: Slime Mold Reclassified as Alien Organism
Post: RE: Slime Mold Reclassified as Alien Organism

References please?
Agaricus From New Science to New Sci-Fi 4 226 June 17th, 2021, 11:01 PM
    Thread: The alphabets of Middle Earth languages
Post: RE: The alphabets of Middle Earth languages

(May 7th, 2021, 10:12 PM)Alvin Eriol Wrote: Pull out your copy of Lord of the Rings, (or, Return of the King if you've got the traditional three volumes), and check out Appendix E for an explanation...
Agaricus J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 3 364 May 8th, 2021, 11:12 AM
    Thread: Video: The very first "Hobbit" film adaptation - in full
Post: RE: Video: The very first "Hobbit" film adaptation...

Not exactly canonical but nicely illustrated and easy to watch.
Agaricus J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 2 399 April 8th, 2021, 06:48 PM
    Thread: Black Shuck legend and the wargs
Post: RE: Black Shuck legend and the wargs

Obviously not related to LOTR, but I'm reminded of Frank Belknap Long's "Hounds of Tindalos". Nasty wights that dwell in odd angles of space.
Agaricus J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 4 608 December 22nd, 2020, 12:03 PM
    Thread: This Island Earth
Post: RE: This Island Earth

The movie was good, although it didn't follow the book too closely. And Faith Domergue was definitely not that hippy.
Agaricus General Movies 5 487 November 10th, 2020, 01:25 PM
    Thread: Battleaxes of the dwarves
Post: RE: Battleaxes of the dwarves

Everything you'd ever want to know about the subject of Axes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OGy5fUZoNlI
Agaricus J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 1 440 November 5th, 2020, 02:00 PM
    Thread: Hallowe'en Party IV: Bad Moon Rising
Post: RE: Hallowe'en Party IV: Bad Moon Rising

Innocent times revisited: Now it is Hallowe'en again And the Horror is real. So it goes. :rolleyes: .
Agaricus Fan Fiction and Poems 47 4,752 October 30th, 2020, 10:44 AM
    Thread: Fairy tales villans?
Post: RE: Fairy tales villans?

I suppose that's what Disney, inc. believes the public wants.
Agaricus Mythology and Folklore 4 431 October 13th, 2020, 01:36 PM
    Thread: Movie about the real Vlad the impaler or/ and Elizabeth Bathory, blood countess
Post: RE: Movie about the real Vlad the impaler or/ and ...

(October 3rd, 2020, 07:27 PM)badlands Wrote: Sorry about that. I don’t know what happened? Wouldn’t it be cool to have horror movies based on these real monsters’ lives . Have Anne Hathaway should p...
Agaricus Vampire Movies and TV Shows 5 967 October 4th, 2020, 05:14 PM
    Thread: By Cirdan's beard!
Post: RE: By Cirdan's beard!

If I'm not mistaken Cirdan was a sailor. Sailors are often partial to beards...at least in song and story.
Agaricus J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 3 1,659 August 2nd, 2020, 03:18 PM
    Thread: Willliam Shatner is a history buff
Post: RE: Willliam Shatner is a history buff

(July 23rd, 2020, 03:53 AM)august Wrote: With the disclaimer that he and the rest of the cast learned their lines phonetically. ;) Note: Incubus wasn't his first film, though, it was his 9th; by th...
Agaricus Star Trek 5 848 July 24th, 2020, 11:42 AM
    Thread: Willliam Shatner is a history buff
Post: RE: Willliam Shatner is a history buff

(July 22nd, 2020, 01:05 AM)badlands Wrote: https://www.cinemablend.com/television/2...-mysteries Sounds cool. ...and why not. He's a very smart man. His first movie was in entirely spoken in Esper...
Agaricus Star Trek 5 848 July 22nd, 2020, 05:41 PM
    Thread: Demons are all girls
Post: RE: Demons are all girls

(July 12th, 2020, 12:01 AM)badlands Wrote: Why are all demons female? They often called her and she unlike the angels who are referred as he or him. Actually, demons and angels do not have a particu...
Agaricus Mythology and Folklore 2 562 July 12th, 2020, 06:33 PM
    Thread: The Problem with Shields in Science Fictiony Technology
Post: RE: The Problem with Shields in Science Fictiony T...

Whatever happened to "willing suspension of disbelief"?
Agaricus General Discussions 2 892 July 5th, 2020, 04:22 PM
    Thread: Cursed movies and shows
Post: RE: Cursed movies and shows

I'm reminded of the old John Wayne movie, The Conqueror. where they brought tons of sand to the studio to simulate the Gobi Desert. Unfortunately the sand was taken from an atomic bomb test site and w...
Agaricus General Movies 2 480 March 2nd, 2020, 04:47 PM
    Thread: Are we really living in hell?
Post: RE: Are we really living in hell?

(March 1st, 2020, 08:54 PM)badlands Wrote: An angel chased Adam and Eve from Eden, a paradise living in an imperfect planet and a living one. People say the devil is always and constantly lurking on...
Agaricus Mythology and Folklore 2 525 March 2nd, 2020, 04:31 PM
    Thread: Doctor Who Thoughts
Post: RE: Doctor Who Thoughts

so whatever happened to the Daleks? Worthy adversaries.
Agaricus Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows 4 807 February 12th, 2020, 09:19 PM
    Thread: "Young Galadriel" cast for new Amazon series
Post: RE: "Young Galadriel" cast for new Amazon series

"Young" Galadriel? Will there be an "Old" Galadriel? Those folks don't really show their age much, do they?
Agaricus J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 7 1,322 December 18th, 2019, 12:50 PM
    Thread: Might the cellars that the Mewlips inhabit be the ruins of the old forest roads city?
Post: RE: Might the cellars that the Mewlips inhabit be ...

This is the first time I've heard of the Mewlips, but from the description above I was immediately reminded of Lord Dunsany's tale "The Hoard of the Gibbelins". Like the Mewlips, Gibbellins stored the...
Agaricus J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 2 602 November 20th, 2019, 11:01 PM
    Thread: NEW FORUM ISSUES (post here) MAY 27, 2019
Post: RE: NEW FORUM ISSUES (post here) MAY 27, 2019

An interesting problem. Being curious I tried reaching back for an old thread...namely one of the old Halloween Party threads from 2003. No problem, able to access all 5 pages. Fun time on these foru...
Agaricus Forum Feedback and Issues 9 1,050 November 20th, 2019, 01:28 PM
    Thread: Tom and Jerry live action movie
Post: RE: Tom and Jerry live action movie

What a ghastly idea.
Agaricus General Movies 2 615 October 28th, 2019, 04:30 PM
    Thread: Recommendation on a supernatural fiction book
Post: RE: Recommendation on a supernatural fiction book

Obvious choice is Lovecraft's study of the field: "Supernatural Horror in Literature", available in a Dover edition. A more contemporary study of the genre is Stephen King's "Danse Macabre", a paperba...
Agaricus General Discussions 2 533 September 30th, 2019, 03:37 PM
    Thread: L. fr. M.E. : Minalcar of Gondor, to Valacar
Post: RE: L. fr. M.E. : Minalcar of Gondor, to Valacar

A.E., It's good that you can do that. I'm afraid my old posts have disappeared along with my previous personae. I think I'm on #3 now. Oh well. as Vonnegut would say, "So it goes."
Agaricus Fan Fiction and Poems 15 2,994 August 18th, 2019, 09:25 PM
    Thread: L. fr. M.E. : Minalcar of Gondor, to Valacar
Post: RE: L. fr. M.E. : Minalcar of Gondor, to Valacar

Well, I can't imgine what prompted the resurrection of the above post, but it's nice to see this return to what I like to think of as the Golden Age of these forums. Dare I say 'keep it up'? ... Agari...
Agaricus Fan Fiction and Poems 15 2,994 August 18th, 2019, 11:12 AM
    Thread: A New Type of 3-D Printer Named 'The Replicator'
Post: RE: A New Type of 3-D Printer Named 'The Replicato...

(February 4th, 2019, 10:53 PM)Michael Wrote: If the laws of the universe allow it to happen on that scale (preserving life, consciousness, etc.) then it's really just an engineering problem beyond o...
Agaricus General Discussions 3 816 July 22nd, 2019, 10:47 AM
    Thread: Video: The "Dagoth" theme from "Conan the Destroyer"
Post: RE: Video: The "Dagoth" theme from "Conan the Dest...

Many pleasant memories. Thank you. Michael. I look forward to your delving for more arcane tidbits.
Agaricus General Movies 2 712 July 18th, 2019, 11:05 AM
    Thread: Did aliens help the ancient civilizations?
Post: Did aliens help the ancient civilizations?

Well, as long as they waited at the border and got their Green Cards, I guess it's all okay.
Agaricus Archeology and Prehistory 7 933 March 19th, 2019, 10:44 AM