Chris Walsh (chris_walsh) wrote,
Chris Walsh

If it bleeds, we can kill it.

I wanted to make sure this was seen by my weekday readers: my report on the good time had at Friday's special late-night screening of Predator.

By the way, SpikeTV aired Predator this weekend, after our screening. But our showing was on a big screen, with violence and profanity intact, plus the amused interactive screaming of hundreds of people at lines like "Payback time" and "I ain't got time to bleed" and "NOOOO! GET TO THE CHOPPER!" So we win! (Further explanation: Cort and Fatboy plan the film schedule months in advance, and they gravitate towards movies that haven't been shown lately...but often, cable TV will start showing the chosen films incessantly a week or so before their special screenings. At least SpikeTV showed it after ours...)

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