Getting to know you...

Get to know the forumites, come and say Hello. Chat music, books, tv or games.
Mr Bill
Running Zombie
Running Zombie
Posts: 207
Joined: Mon Sep 07, 2009 7:31 pm
Location: City of the Dead (London)

Re: Getting to know you...

Post by Mr Bill » Fri Feb 18, 2011 7:12 pm

zappa fan wrote:You will need recovery time.
you will also need a dialysis machine and a good lawyer.
I've come here to chew bubblegum and kick ass... and I'm all out of bubblegum

User avatar
Maniacal
Undead Horde
Undead Horde
Posts: 375
Joined: Sat Apr 18, 2009 4:07 pm
Location: Grimsby
Contact:

Re: Getting to know you...

Post by Maniacal » Sun Feb 20, 2011 4:38 pm

Don't forget to bring a chair, pillow and some salty snacks. It's also good to keep your wits about you if a random persons asks why you're queueing up. I vaguely remember a gentleman who looked like he would of torn out your throat with a dead squirrel if you asked him why he was sat outside The Empire, very humorous.
Image

Twitter: _grimgringhost
Facebook: Maniacal2011

DoctorKaren
Walking Dead
Walking Dead
Posts: 68
Joined: Thu Feb 10, 2011 11:32 pm
Location: London
Contact:

Re: Getting to know you...

Post by DoctorKaren » Mon Feb 21, 2011 7:39 pm

Maniacal wrote:Don't forget to bring a chair, pillow and some salty snacks. It's also good to keep your wits about you if a random persons asks why you're queueing up. I vaguely remember a gentleman who looked like he would of torn out your throat with a dead squirrel if you asked him why he was sat outside The Empire, very humorous.
Apart from being stuck between being horrified at the idea of a squibble being dead (they're sooo cute) and used in the persuit of torture, please tell me there are no horrors with squirrels in and that that image came from your own rather terrifying brain? :wink:
Forum moderator, university Film Studies lecturer and movie journalist for mags including Little White Lies, Scream, Fangoria and the FrightFest eMagazine. I'm the one shaking and screaming at every screening.

User avatar
Maniacal
Undead Horde
Undead Horde
Posts: 375
Joined: Sat Apr 18, 2009 4:07 pm
Location: Grimsby
Contact:

Re: Getting to know you...

Post by Maniacal » Mon Feb 21, 2011 8:47 pm

Not to my knowledge, though "Night Of The Flying Squirrels" sounds beyond terrifying.
Image

Twitter: _grimgringhost
Facebook: Maniacal2011

Mr Bill
Running Zombie
Running Zombie
Posts: 207
Joined: Mon Sep 07, 2009 7:31 pm
Location: City of the Dead (London)

Re: Getting to know you...

Post by Mr Bill » Tue Feb 22, 2011 5:13 pm

Is it not a giant squirrel that kills the girl behind the curtain in Cloverfield?
I swear that's what it looks like.
I've come here to chew bubblegum and kick ass... and I'm all out of bubblegum

daveroughcut
Running Zombie
Running Zombie
Posts: 240
Joined: Wed Jan 21, 2009 5:34 am

Getting to know you...

Post by daveroughcut » Wed Feb 23, 2011 5:22 am

I think the first Frightfest produced feature should be about killer squirrels.

Mr Bill
Running Zombie
Running Zombie
Posts: 207
Joined: Mon Sep 07, 2009 7:31 pm
Location: City of the Dead (London)

Re: Getting to know you...

Post by Mr Bill » Wed Feb 23, 2011 4:37 pm

Have you got a title in mind for this disturbing masterpiece?
Death with a Bushy Tail? Blood and Acorns? or maybe just Dawn of the Squirrels or Squirrel Holocaust.
I imagine the end result being something like Isolation, but with more fur. We could probably bait the BBFC into red flagging it just by calling it A Serbian Squirrel, the resulting controvercy could double our audience to, like...about twelve.
I've come here to chew bubblegum and kick ass... and I'm all out of bubblegum

User avatar
zappa fan
Frightfest Hardcore
Frightfest Hardcore
Posts: 1021
Joined: Thu Jun 16, 2005 3:21 pm
Location: Sunny Caerphilly (133.4 Miles West of Fright Fest)
Contact:

Re: Getting to know you...

Post by zappa fan » Fri Feb 25, 2011 10:53 am

Squirrel-geddon
Nekro-squirrel
Boom Boom: Squirrel of Death
I spit on your accorn
LAST FILM- Wyrmwood ** fun
"Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible." - The Mighty Frank Zappa

twitter @nottsey

Catweazle
Twitching Corpse
Twitching Corpse
Posts: 22
Joined: Mon Jul 05, 2010 9:49 am

Re: Getting to know you...

Post by Catweazle » Fri Feb 25, 2011 10:07 pm

There's a giant toxic squirrel in Troma's 'Class of Nuke'm High 2: Subhumanoid meltdown'.

I love squirrels too (not literally you understand).

daveroughcut
Running Zombie
Running Zombie
Posts: 240
Joined: Wed Jan 21, 2009 5:34 am

Getting to know you...

Post by daveroughcut » Sat Feb 26, 2011 2:25 am

Rodenticidal 2: Reap The Squirrelwind. Straight to the sequel, shoot in the philipines.

Mr Bill
Running Zombie
Running Zombie
Posts: 207
Joined: Mon Sep 07, 2009 7:31 pm
Location: City of the Dead (London)

Re: Getting to know you...

Post by Mr Bill » Mon Feb 28, 2011 6:19 pm

Catweazle wrote:There's a giant toxic squirrel in Troma's 'Class of Nuke'm High 2: Subhumanoid meltdown'.

I love squirrels too (not literally you understand).
Awesome film! Best giant toxic squirrel horror movie ever made, bar none.
I've come here to chew bubblegum and kick ass... and I'm all out of bubblegum

DoctorKaren
Walking Dead
Walking Dead
Posts: 68
Joined: Thu Feb 10, 2011 11:32 pm
Location: London
Contact:

Re: Getting to know you...

Post by DoctorKaren » Sun May 01, 2011 2:11 pm

Mr Bill wrote:
Catweazle wrote:There's a giant toxic squirrel in Troma's 'Class of Nuke'm High 2: Subhumanoid meltdown'.

I love squirrels too (not literally you understand).
Awesome film! Best giant toxic squirrel horror movie ever made, bar none.
How many squirrel horrors are there? I do love squirrels and have the dubious honour of having a photo of one running straight up my leg for my nuts (it reached my thigh before I managed to shake it off). I was nearly a gonner.
Forum moderator, university Film Studies lecturer and movie journalist for mags including Little White Lies, Scream, Fangoria and the FrightFest eMagazine. I'm the one shaking and screaming at every screening.

mamawaldi
Running Zombie
Running Zombie
Posts: 246
Joined: Sat Jan 19, 2008 10:32 am
Location: Berkshire

Re: Getting to know you...

Post by mamawaldi » Sun May 01, 2011 6:17 pm

DoctorKaren wrote:
Mr Bill wrote:
Catweazle wrote:There's a giant toxic squirrel in Troma's 'Class of Nuke'm High 2: Subhumanoid meltdown'.

I love squirrels too (not literally you understand).
Awesome film! Best giant toxic squirrel horror movie ever made, bar none.
How many squirrel horrors are there? I do love squirrels and have the dubious honour of having a photo of one running straight up my leg for my nuts (it reached my thigh before I managed to shake it off). I was nearly a gonner.
Squirrel horror? Well, there were the "Children of the (a)Corn" films... sorry :oops:

Mr Bill
Running Zombie
Running Zombie
Posts: 207
Joined: Mon Sep 07, 2009 7:31 pm
Location: City of the Dead (London)

Re: Getting to know you...

Post by Mr Bill » Fri May 06, 2011 8:26 pm

I like the idea of Squirrel Centipedes

Just think of it; 15 feet long, 100 legs, 25 bushy tails, and the one at the front will need to eat a lot of nuts.

An abandonned out of town acorn processing plant (they exist right?) forms the secret hideout of a deranged former vet, who was fired from his job after "the guinea pig incident" severely traumatised the entire of class 4C at the local primary school. This insane Dr Doolittle then re-tasks the factory lines to churn out over 50 "squirripedes" a day, after learning how much time he could save by using super glue instead of needle and thread. His obedient, but smelly, abominations would soon terrorise the surrounding countryside, arking gracefully over obstacles and eerily snaking out of trees to pounce on unsuspecting voles. Eventually a 25 man Navy SEAL team would be sent in to shut him down, and I imagine a fast and furious Aliens style first encounter, where terrified soldiers yell "they're coming out of the *** **** walls" over intercoms, as the president of the RSPCA monitors the opperation in real time, from the safety of the New Forest. The best bit would be that if you shot one, it would just split into two shorter strings of angry rodent terror, the stuff of nightmares- horror gold!
I've come here to chew bubblegum and kick ass... and I'm all out of bubblegum

DoctorKaren
Walking Dead
Walking Dead
Posts: 68
Joined: Thu Feb 10, 2011 11:32 pm
Location: London
Contact:

Re:

Post by DoctorKaren » Fri Jun 10, 2011 11:24 pm

kimblebee wrote:Here's me and my fella (kimblebee and rawshark, respectively) :-) Had a wicked time this year and agree it was more hectic this time round than before which unfortunately meant that you didnt get to speak to anywhere near as many new or old faces... but will deffo be making a massive effort at the allnighter to be a sociable bunny and meet some new faces (providing we get tickets) :-s Image

I think your picture's been had away by the ghoulies, m'dear!
Forum moderator, university Film Studies lecturer and movie journalist for mags including Little White Lies, Scream, Fangoria and the FrightFest eMagazine. I'm the one shaking and screaming at every screening.

Post Reply