In Awe of Film

clipped from www.somethingawful.com

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Over at Something Awful, I’ve been browsing through The Awful Movie Database. Here’s a description from the website –

“The Awful Movie Database (AMDB), now spanning over sixteen cubic miles of internet, was founded in 1992 by film expert Dr. David Thorpe. The AMDB is committed to providing thorough and accurate information about thousands of hard-to-find, lost, forgotten or supressed motion pictures. Within our vast archive of totally unfiltered information you will find an inestimable volume of fascinating trivia, probing biographies, and comprehensive cast and crew listings.”

Great stuff on movies like Slew. Like it’s name in the UK was Knickers and Gobsplitters. It clarifies a lot. For example…Zack Parsons writes:

“Incorrectly Regarded As Goofs: When Lucy gets caught in the breast vice it shows her cutting her breasts off to escape, then cuts to her with her breasts back again, then she cuts them off a second time in greater detail. The first sequence of her cutting her breasts off is intended to be her imagining cutting her breasts off before she cuts them off to escape the breast vice trap and deactivate the water pump filling the room with water.”

If you like movies as much as me, you should check it out!

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