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It's Amazon's pilot preview time and they sent a list of 5 shows to vote on. I watched "Oasis" last night which I thought was excellent. It's a UK produced sci-fi show about a preacher who gets sent to a corporation run outpost on a distant planet.
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We've been rockin an Epson 8700UB for the past 4-5 years and it still produces a glorious image. Chalk me up as another guy not really that interested in a 4k projector right now. I'm confident that I can wait this out until the price gets down to roughly what I paid for the Epson....unless of course it dies. In that case, I'd really be stuck in a dilemma.

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Train to Busan is on Netflix streaming.
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The Devil's Candy hits theaters in limited release tomorrow, sad to say it's not playing in my area. The artwork/horror theme is one of my favorites, plus this has Pruitt Taylor Vince, so this one has some potential.
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LOVED Devil's Candy. I was a fan of Sean Byrne's first film "Loved Ones" too. This films tone is a lot darker than Loved Ones. I would describe it as a more refined and restrained Rob Zombie vibe. The film had a nod to the 70's/80's Satanic Scare (for those that lived through that era), along with a visual grindhouse aesthetic.

The films sound design and visuals were terrific. Well acted and taunt pacing with a 79 min run time. Highly recommended.

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Train to Busan is on Netflix streaming.
I watched it last night. GREAT movie !!
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Folks here might like the Belgian series on Netflix "Hotel Beau Sejour". It's about a girl who finds herself in a hotel room with her dead body in a bath tub. I watched the first two episodes last night.
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LOVED Devil's Candy. I was a fan of Sean Byrne's first film "Loved Ones" too. This films tone is a lot darker than Loved Ones. I would describe it as a more refined and restrained Rob Zombie vibe. The film had a nod to the 70's/80's Satanic Scare (for those that lived through that era), along with a visual grindhouse aesthetic.

The films sound design and visuals were terrific. Well acted and taunt pacing with a 79 min run time. Highly recommended.

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Looks like this one is available as a PPV on YouTube. I haven't tried that yet, I need a more reliable streaming stick on my main theater.

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Looks like this one is available as a PPV on YouTube. I haven't tried that yet, I need a more reliable streaming stick on my main theater.
I should have mentioned in my post, we rented the movie on vudu. The HDX presentation left something to be desired relative to the PQ....that was a first for me. it was also showing at a local indep. theater here in KC too.
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If anyone is interested, The Devils Candy soundtrack is available to download.

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LOVED Devil's Candy. I was a fan of Sean Byrne's first film "Loved Ones" too. This films tone is a lot darker than Loved Ones. I would describe it as a more refined and restrained Rob Zombie vibe. The film had a nod to the 70's/80's Satanic Scare (for those that lived through that era), along with a visual grindhouse aesthetic.

The films sound design and visuals were terrific. Well acted and taunt pacing with a 79 min run time. Highly recommended.

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Weekend planned.
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Why not? Me too. I don't have VUDU and have no experience with PPV on Youtube, but Amazon has it for $6.

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