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Journal of No. 118


January 15th, 2013

The great VHS giveaway @ 08:22 pm

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OK, having done what I can to replace my tapes or send them into oblivion, I offer the following tapes up for grabs to a loving home (preferably a nearby home whose occupant can obtain said tape in an orderly fashion at some point in the not too distant future, or arrange for some other means of hand-offage). I will entertain more distant offers, especially if postage bribes are offered.

Comment to claim your dibs. For timestamp purposes, LJ comments have priority over other modes of contact, even though this is simulcast in a couple places. I'll do my best to order the times fairly if there are conflicts.

-Little Women (version with Susan Sarandon, Winona Ryder, and Christian Bale) - this one actually has a modest amount of sentimental attachment, as Dr. Pookie won this VHS from the Daily Bruin in a contest. IIRC, she created sortofa pop-up book Winona Ryder who tore her bodice off when you pulled a tab in kindofa Little Women/Bram Stoker's Dracula cross-over.
-The Hunger, with quite a bit more of Susan Sarandon, as well as David Bowie and Catherine Deneuve.
-The Tale of a Vampire w/ Julian Sands
-Interview with the Vampire w/ Tom Cruise
-Mission Impossible w/ Tom Cruise
-Evil Dead
-Nat Lamp's Christmas Vacation
-Who Am I? w/Jackie Chan
-The Doors w/Val Kilmer
-Pulp Fiction
-Treasure of Sierra Madre
-Lone Star
-Demolition Man

-Betty Boop (60 minuts - 9 cartoons)
-Betty Boop: The Definitive Collection Vol. 2 - Pre-Code (108 minutes - 14 cartoons, and the closest you'll ever get to seeing Betty's tits. If it wasn't for that damned lei! Mustabeen toupee glue.)

-The Testament of Dr. Mabuse
-The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
-The Phantom of the Opera (1925 with Chaney Sr.)
-Nosferatu (1922)

-Victor Borge Great Comedy Performances
-New Yoga w/ Kathy Smith
-Molly Fox's Yoga

DIBBED:
-Real Genius w/Val Kilmer - alex victory
 
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From:alex_victory
Date:January 16th, 2013 06:16 pm (UTC)
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Would love to snag that copy of Real Genius if it's still available.
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From:essentialsaltes
Date:January 16th, 2013 09:39 pm (UTC)
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Certainly. We can make a swap at lunchtime some day soon, I imagine. Don't feel shy about grabbing anything else from the list. So far, response has been... well, just you.
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From:alex_victory
Date:January 16th, 2013 10:52 pm (UTC)
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Appreciated, but I try to avoid getting hard copies of movies unless I absolutely love them. Real Genius falls into that category!
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From:essentialsaltes
Date:January 18th, 2013 04:45 pm (UTC)
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Curses! You figured out my plan!
From:aaronjv
Date:January 26th, 2013 11:29 pm (UTC)
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If free, I'll take all of them. I am going to be ditching my VHS tapes, possibly at some sale somewhere, someway. Or ebay. So if you are OK with me maybe making a dollar off your tapes, I'll take them.

Realize that VHS tapes aren't easily disposed. I had a bunch I got rid of, and had to pay for the privilege at a special recycling center.


Journal of No. 118