I’m not a geek, I’m a unique weasel poll.
No weezing the ju-uice! That’s right, this time around, we’re doing a theme poll. I have a place in my heart for old Pauly Shore movies and we’re going to run with that.
If you’re edged ’cause I’m weazin all your grindage, just chill. ‘Cause if I had the whole brady bunch thing happenin’ at my pad, I’d go grind over there, so don’t tax my gig so hard-core cruster.~ Stoney in “Encino Man”
We’ll run this one until end of day May 22nd, 2022.
All descriptions care of IMDb.com
When they find a frozen caveman in their back yard, two high school outcasts thaw him and introduce him to modern life while he in turn gets them to actually enjoy life.
Son In Law
Having gotten a taste of college life, a drastically changed farm girl returns home for Thanksgiving break with her best friend, a flamboyant party animal who is clearly a fish out of water in a small farm town.
Jobless loser Tommy Collins is sequestered to be a juror in a serial killer trial. He does everything he can to prolong the trial and deliberations to take full advantage of the free lodging and food.
Moronic best friends get themselves locked inside the Bio-Dome, a science experiment, along with a group of environmental scientists for one year.
Santa with Muscles
I mean…it’s no Suburban Commando, but Don Stark is also no Christopher Lloyd. As described by IMDb, a heartless millionaire believes he is Santa Claus after an accident renders him amnesiac.
From what I can surmise, Blake Thorne, aka Hulk Hogan with bad hair, made his money off of making other people feel like physical shit. Say your prayers, eat your vitamins…eat your heart out. At least in the form of Thorne, he’s more like eat my mass maker supplement. Despite knowing he’s got the build of a guy that can stop an ice cream truck dead in its tracks just by pulling on an attached rope, he’s never actually satisfied with his picture on his own products. I digress.
In this movie as part of Hogan’s business strategy, is “Blake’s Rules”. Rules and regulations that he makes his help staff memorize as if they’re in the military, and he will at times prompt a given staff member to recite by number.
Blake’s Rules, a list.
These are the ones officially mentioned in the movie, in numerical order.
#20. Never surrender
#21. When in doubt, get out
#91. Never lend a hand, you might need it later
#105. Never give an inch especially when you can take one
#386. Never mix business with pleasure
For such a long list, I felt robbed of hearing more.
Gilbert’s Rules, another list.
#1. Forgiveness is divine, but never pay full price for late pizza.
#2. When in doubt, let the madness run through you.
#3. Chips, dips, chains, whips. Enjoy the party.
#4. Always take the hobbits to Isengard
#5. Abortion rights are healthcare rights.
I’ll…I’ll fill in the rest later *Narrator* Gilbert did not. These are the rules, in full
On the flip side of this sleigh is our old friend Gil Turner! No wait, it’s Alan Tyler! Apparently he goes by Ebner Frost now. Frost…Santa…Christmas…get it? Anyways, Frosty the Germaphobe has been buying up and acquiring a bunch of real estate in the area so that he can cultivate a bunch of valuable crystals and whatnot in the catacombs. Even more scientifically cool if legit, otherwise just perplexing, is that these crystals apparently also conduct certain levels of electricity and thus are also volatile.
Anyways an orphanage on the brink of closing down is the last lingering property protecting the catacombs, at least until Blake shows up. He took a bonk on the head earlier and doesn’t know who he is so he ends up posing as Santa Claus to this orphanage and the three remaining kids.
The original author’s draft was changed so much that he sued to have his name removed. I can’t blame him.https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0117550/trivia?item=tr0574358
When I want your opinion, I’ll have it surgically removed
That’s really the primary conflict in this movie, Frosty the Germaphobe wanting piezoelectric crystal riches mined through child labor, because of course the orphaned kids are going to have to do the work. Before Santa Thorne bulked up on reindeer based protein, he and Frosty were actually childhood friends at the same orphanage on the brink of closure. Yeah, we didn’t care either “Plot” or something.
Not really much more to say about this one. So we’ll just end it here. I **almost** want to make the an annual tradition.
#6. When reviewing bad holiday based movies, talk about starting annual traditions but don’t elaborate further.
- Brutus the Barber Beefcake cameo, playing a Chinese thug…just why?
- Frosty’s other thugs really felt like T-square rules are good ideas for weapons. I suppose if they wanted us to line up…yes that joke is worth it.
- I really hope Garrett Morris got something out of this movie.
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Movie #7 Winner
Let me tell you something brother. Santa…has…muscles. With a resounding 12 votes, amounting to half the overall votes, the schlock from Hulk Hogans movie career “Santa With Muscles” won. Having been a prowrestling fan since as long as I can remember, this should be interesting.
Total votes cast: 24
4th place: Aimy in a Cage with 2 votes
3rd place: Voyage of the Rock Aliens with 3 votes
2nd place: Hobgoblins with 7 votes
WINNER: Santa with Muscles with 12 votes
Poll #7 Trailer Dump
Luck of the bad movies, here’s a new poll
Grab your green beers and your irish whiskeys, it’s time for another poll.
Poll will be available till end of day Sunday April 3rd.
All descriptions care of IMDb.com
Voyage of the Rock Aliens
Aliens land in the town of “Speelburgh” searching for the source of rock & roll. They find trouble with Dee Dee, Frankie and the pack.
A young security guard must track down diminutive aliens who kill people even as they make their fantasies come true.
Aimy in a Cage
Aimy Micry, a teenage orphan and delinquent, rebels against her evil family against the backdrop of a global virus outbreak.
Santa with Muscles
A heartless millionaire believes he is Santa Claus after an accident renders him amnesiac.