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  -Will you go to Mel Gibson's new movie "Apocalypto" -- Radio_Lady  Aug-01-06 03:01 PM   #0 
  - No. It sounds crappy. I wouldn't have seen it even if his meltdown  NYCGirl   Aug-01-06 03:03 PM   #1 
  - NYCGirl, did you see Gibson's "The Passion of the Christ"?  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 03:04 PM   #4 
     - No, I didn't.  NYCGirl   Aug-01-06 03:04 PM   #7 
  - I wasn't planning to see it before his drunken outbursts...  truebrit71   Aug-01-06 03:03 PM   #2 
  - Truebrit71, thanks for your comments. I appreciate it.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 03:05 PM   #10 
  - He may be an ass but the movie looks ok, I'll probably check it out n/t  IndependentVoice   Aug-01-06 03:04 PM   #3 
  - Thanks, IndependentVoice.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 03:13 PM   #25 
  - Gibson likened some of the events at the time to the Bush admin so  NVMojo   Aug-01-06 07:45 PM   #88 
     - Got you in the "Yes" column, NVMojo.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:14 PM   #111 
  - Yep  cgrindley   Aug-01-06 03:04 PM   #5 
  - Welcome to the DU, cgrindley. Do you post your film criticism  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 03:20 PM   #32 
     - Me?  cgrindley   Aug-01-06 03:51 PM   #51 
  - His recent antics?  gratuitous   Aug-01-06 03:04 PM   #6 
  - Thanks Gratuitous. Maybe I'll change that word!  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 03:09 PM   #20 
     - So long as you know I was kidding  gratuitous   Aug-01-06 03:19 PM   #30 
        - Interesting observations. Thanks -- and...  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 03:22 PM   #35 
        - I didn't see it, either. I knew how it ended, already, and I have an  calimary   Aug-01-06 07:06 PM   #78 
           - "The Devil Wears Prada" is lots of fun. My husband says that  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 07:12 PM   #82 
  - If I have to read subtitles, then no.  Balbus   Aug-01-06 03:05 PM   #8 
  - I think he is going to use a Mayan dialect, as he used ancient Aramaic in  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 03:15 PM   #26 
     - Yes, I did see it and was distracted by not being able to understand  Balbus   Aug-01-06 03:27 PM   #40 
        - We watch so many foreign movies that I'm used to subtitles by now.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 04:54 PM   #52 
           - Same here. My peripheral vision has been aided  TahitiNut   Aug-01-06 07:12 PM   #81 
              - Audrey Tatou wasn't speaking English in "The Da Vinci Code."  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 07:16 PM   #83 
  - No  geardaddy   Aug-01-06 03:05 PM   #9 
  - Who do you call "The Patriot" propaganda?  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 04:57 PM   #53 
  - Maybe propaganda is a bit strong.  geardaddy   Aug-01-06 05:44 PM   #62 
     - I understand.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 05:58 PM   #65 
  - Gibson didn't make "The Patriot"  Touchdown   Aug-02-06 02:25 PM   #159 
     - Oh,  geardaddy   Aug-02-06 05:40 PM   #170 
  - assuming he apologizes  sgxnk   Aug-01-06 03:05 PM   #11 
  - I'd rather watch a Roman Polanski film.  Bornaginhooligan   Aug-01-06 03:06 PM   #13 
     - he makes better films  sgxnk   Aug-01-06 03:10 PM   #21 
     - * snarf *  Scurrilous   Aug-01-06 03:17 PM   #28 
  - My opinion of Mel Gibson has not changed.  calico1   Aug-01-06 03:06 PM   #12 
  - I'll put that down as a "pass." Thanks for responding.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 06:45 PM   #67 
  - I intend to see the movie, yes.  eShirl   Aug-01-06 03:06 PM   #14 
  - I suspect this is going to be another "VIOLENCE fest"  hlthe2b   Aug-01-06 03:07 PM   #15 
  - You could be right. He's certainly known for that by now.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 04:58 PM   #54 
  - Depends on the reviews.  BuhByeChimp   Aug-01-06 03:07 PM   #16 
  - Which reviewers do you read -- and trust? Anyone in particular?  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 04:59 PM   #55 
     - I use yahoo  BuhByeChimp   Aug-02-06 02:23 PM   #158 
  - No! It sounds like the christian version of what happened to the  Joanne98   Aug-01-06 03:08 PM   #17 
  - it's supposed to take place in about AD 900-1000 or so  DinoBoy   Aug-01-06 03:12 PM   #24 
  - I'm actually interested in that  eShirl   Aug-01-06 03:24 PM   #39 
  - That's exactly what it sounds like  Synnical   Aug-01-06 03:21 PM   #33 
     - Not much going on at that website as of now. Thanks for the link.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 05:58 PM   #64 
  - I had wanted to, it looked really interesting  DinoBoy   Aug-01-06 03:08 PM   #18 
  - Are you attributing your change of position to his recent DUI, and  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 06:49 PM   #68 
     - I always thought he was something of a loon  DinoBoy   Aug-01-06 08:19 PM   #116 
  - The movie itself looks  geardaddy   Aug-01-06 03:09 PM   #19 
  - Do you plan to see it, or not?  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 06:43 PM   #66 
     - No, I do not.  geardaddy   Aug-01-06 10:10 PM   #136 
  - I'm not suggesting he's a "great" film maker...  LanternWaste   Aug-01-06 03:11 PM   #22 
  - I agree. I will see or not see the film based upon the film's merit,  Dhalgren   Aug-01-06 03:18 PM   #29 
  - so true...  eShirl   Aug-01-06 03:20 PM   #31 
     - Any other directors come to mind when you think of people whose  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 06:53 PM   #70 
  - I wish I did want to see it so that it felt more like a ban  GloriaSmith   Aug-01-06 03:12 PM   #23 
  - Gloria Smith, I'll put you in the "pass" column.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 07:02 PM   #73 
  - Prefer to not encourage him in any way.  enuffs_enuffs   Aug-01-06 03:15 PM   #27 
  - One plus for Gibson action. One minus for Gibson historical.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 07:04 PM   #74 
     - Not unless he REALLY needs another vehicle to kick start a dead career.  enuffs_enuffs   Aug-01-06 08:24 PM   #117 
     - Gibson "action"??? More like leather daddy spanking fantasy,  Touchdown   Aug-02-06 02:34 PM   #162 
  - maybe.depends  bluedog   Aug-01-06 03:22 PM   #34 
  - On what does it depend?  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 07:05 PM   #75 
  - It would be impossible for my opinion of Mel to get any lower....  gilpo   Aug-01-06 03:22 PM   #36 
  - Got it. Thanks for your reply.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 07:05 PM   #76 
  - Nope. He's been on my blacklist for YEARS. n/t  in_cog_ni_to   Aug-01-06 03:24 PM   #37 
  - OK. Your post is appreciated, Incognito!  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 07:06 PM   #77 
  - DAMMIT, DAMMIT, DAMMIT!  DistressedAmerican   Aug-01-06 03:24 PM   #38 
  - If you do see the movie, I'd love to get your reaction. I'll have to  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 07:19 PM   #85 
  - I'm an archaeologist too  semillama   Aug-02-06 12:40 PM   #154 
  - You sound......Distressed ;-)  NoSheep   Aug-03-06 11:58 AM   #179 
  - only if it relates the human sacrifice of Jesus to Mayan sacrifice  idgiehkt   Aug-01-06 03:28 PM   #41 
  - what if it's an allegory for today's apocalyptic Rapture Ready freaks?  eShirl   Aug-01-06 03:32 PM   #44 
     - I don't believe it.  idgiehkt   Aug-01-06 05:26 PM   #59 
  - it's a fascinating topic for me...  arcane1   Aug-01-06 03:30 PM   #42 
  - It has the stupidest title of any movie in recent film history  Frank Cannon   Aug-01-06 03:31 PM   #43 
  - I don't think there will be any Conquistadors in it  eShirl   Aug-01-06 03:33 PM   #45 
  - I have no idea what this movie is about  Frank Cannon   Aug-01-06 03:36 PM   #46 
     - ah.  eShirl   Aug-01-06 03:37 PM   #47 
        - I was under the influence of the liberal myth that all...  Frank Cannon   Aug-01-06 03:41 PM   #48 
           - Interesting reading here if you wish:  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 07:51 PM   #90 
  - Or "Raptur-tidy-doo-dah"?  geardaddy   Aug-01-06 03:49 PM   #50 
  - LOL! n/t  Red Right and BLUE   Aug-01-06 05:08 PM   #56 
  - LOL. I like your alternative titles, Frank. Especially the last one.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 07:42 PM   #86 
  - glad you posted this, Radio Lady. I read this a few months back  NVMojo   Aug-01-06 07:56 PM   #93 
  - "Planet of the Green Amazon Women" wins that title... (n/t)  Posteritatis   Aug-02-06 12:20 PM   #148 
     - Bah! Teenage Nymphos in Zombietown is better.  Touchdown   Aug-02-06 02:51 PM   #163 
     - Exactly: better, not worse. ;) (nt)  Posteritatis   Aug-02-06 03:14 PM   #164 
     - Nope. "Planet of the Green Amazon Women" is sheer poetry  Frank Cannon   Aug-02-06 05:54 PM   #171 
        - The first time I heard the name, it sounded like a kind of a drink or  Radio_Lady   Aug-03-06 11:51 AM   #176 
  - I'll wait for the DVD (like with all films)  bikebloke   Aug-01-06 03:44 PM   #49 
  - Not much of a moviegoer, Bike Bloke? DVD it is...  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 07:53 PM   #92 
  - My Opinion Of Him Has Changed As A Person, Not As A Movie Star.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Aug-01-06 05:10 PM   #57 
  - Operation Mind Crime, thanks for your post.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:00 PM   #95 
  - Wasn't going to see it before, now I'm definitely not.  AZBlue   Aug-01-06 05:24 PM   #58 
  - I've checked you off as a "Pass," AZBlue. Thanks for the post.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:01 PM   #96 
  - I'll do the DVD...  Tom Yossarian Joad   Aug-01-06 05:27 PM   #60 
  - OK, Tom. Give us a review when you get to see it -- thanks!  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:02 PM   #97 
     - With the current attitude towards Gibson, I'll probably only have to wait  Tom Yossarian Joad   Aug-01-06 08:06 PM   #101 
        - Hard to tell. The movie might have more "legs" than you think.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:09 PM   #106 
           - You're welcome! Here's one of mine if you're so inclined...  Tom Yossarian Joad   Aug-01-06 08:18 PM   #114 
  - Mel's a hack. He's insane and I have no interest in his work. n/t  progressivebydesign   Aug-01-06 05:29 PM   #61 
  - You won't be going, then. Thanks, progressive by design...  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:03 PM   #98 
  - I might check it out - looks interesting. nt  QuestionAll...   Aug-01-06 05:46 PM   #63 
  - Thanks, QuestionAll. Did you see "The Passion of the Christ"?  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:04 PM   #99 
     - Yes I did.  QuestionAll...   Aug-01-06 09:21 PM   #131 
  - Seeing muscular half naked men...possibly.  Neshanic   Aug-01-06 06:50 PM   #69 
  - Not happy with the regular Chippendales, Neshanic?  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:07 PM   #104 
  - Oh, no wonder he's panicking...he's got a movie coming out soon.  tinfoilinfor2005   Aug-01-06 06:56 PM   #71 
  - You make an excellent point there. Thanks for posting.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:10 PM   #107 
  - Yes  Crewleader   Aug-01-06 07:02 PM   #72 
  - So noted, Crewleader. Appreciate your post.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:11 PM   #108 
  - Nope!  foreigncorrespondent   Aug-01-06 07:08 PM   #79 
  - Donate them to a liberal library somewhere? Burning them smacks of  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:13 PM   #110 
  - Watch Mel Gibson rape Mayan culture for Hollywood & Christianity.  readmoreoften   Aug-01-06 07:08 PM   #80 
  - Got you in the "No" column -- thanks for posting.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:15 PM   #112 
  - Yes. Diamonds 'Collapse' Brought To The Big Screen  loindelrio   Aug-01-06 07:17 PM   #84 
  - Conspicuous consumption, indeed.  Radio_Lady   Aug-03-06 11:53 AM   #177 
  - yes, this time frame he covers in the film is fascinating, especially  NVMojo   Aug-01-06 07:43 PM   #87 
  - It's one gorgeous calendar -- (PHOTO)  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:36 PM   #121 
  - For the product placement. Notice the Starbucks on temple ground floor.  Neshanic   Aug-01-06 07:45 PM   #89 
  - Funny. LOL!  Radio_Lady   Aug-03-06 11:41 AM   #174 
  - No. I was offended by his tirade and wouldn't want to give him  ThruTheLookingGlass   Aug-01-06 07:52 PM   #91 
  - Did you have the same opinion of Roman Polanski? n/t  Fountain79   Aug-01-06 08:06 PM   #102 
  - When that scandal erupted, I was too young to decide to go or  ThruTheLookingGlass   Aug-02-06 12:35 PM   #151 
  - send him to scotland!!!  sweetheart   Aug-01-06 07:58 PM   #94 
  - Hello, Sweetheart. This is the backstory on the Duke of Sutherland:  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:32 PM   #119 
     - ethnic cleansing  sweetheart   Aug-01-06 08:37 PM   #122 
        - We heard this history when we were on the Northern Highlands tour  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:43 PM   #125 
  - If it's a good movie  jpgray   Aug-01-06 08:05 PM   #100 
  - How will you decide if it's "good" or not?  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:34 PM   #120 
     - The opinions of those who see it?  jpgray   Aug-01-06 08:38 PM   #123 
        - Sure. Whose opinions influence you on movies? Critics? The public?  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:40 PM   #124 
  - Another movie by that Jew-hating B actor who is an even worse director  Swamp Rat   Aug-01-06 08:07 PM   #103 
  - That's quite a photoshop job! Pretty scary! Thanks for posting it.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:28 PM   #118 
  - My opinion hasn't changed.  Jazzgirl   Aug-01-06 08:09 PM   #105 
  - So, MG won't be seeing any of YOUR cash, Jazzgirl? Thanks a bunch.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:45 PM   #126 
  - Right wing nuttery is so passe  OzarkDem   Aug-01-06 08:13 PM   #109 
  - So... you won't be going, right?  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:49 PM   #129 
  - Yes I would go and see his new movie  Radioactive   Aug-01-06 08:17 PM   #113 
  - The film is scheduled to open December 8th, Radioactive.  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:48 PM   #127 
     - Perhaps you'll touch base with me again then?  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:48 PM   #128 
  - I don't see movies at the theatre, but I'll watch the DVD.  Beelzebud   Aug-01-06 08:18 PM   #115 
  - Another checkmark for DVD. Thanks, Beelzebud!  Radio_Lady   Aug-01-06 08:51 PM   #130 
     - No!  Disturbed   Aug-01-06 09:51 PM   #135 
        - Thanks, Disturbed. Wonder what his wife thinks when she sees him  Radio_Lady   Aug-02-06 11:37 AM   #137 
  - What, no poll?  TheFarseer   Aug-01-06 09:24 PM   #132 
  - No polls. I'll mark you down as a "yes."  Radio_Lady   Aug-02-06 11:44 AM   #140 
  - Yeah, I think it looks pretty cool.  haruka3_2000   Aug-01-06 09:28 PM   #133 
  - I will not Dixie Chick Mel Gibson just because I don't agree with  B Calm   Aug-01-06 09:29 PM   #134 
  - agreed,  oc2002   Aug-02-06 11:49 AM   #142 
  - If it's good. I like the subject matter  warrens   Aug-02-06 11:40 AM   #138 
  - Possibly  shadowknows69   Aug-02-06 11:40 AM   #139 
  - Succinct quote from LA Biz Observed  Radio_Lady   Aug-02-06 11:57 AM   #144 
  - UPDATE: 8/1/06 Disney cancels Mel Gibson's Holocaust miniseries  Radio_Lady   Aug-02-06 11:48 AM   #141 
  - The cancellation may be "unrelated" to recent events --  Radio_Lady   Aug-02-06 11:50 AM   #143 
  - I'm Interested Ancient Maya's  otohara   Aug-02-06 12:06 PM   #145 
  - Have there ever been any other movies on this theme?  Radio_Lady   Aug-02-06 12:12 PM   #146 
  - I don't go to the movies usually because...  Texas Explorer   Aug-02-06 01:16 PM   #155 
     - I surmise you will eventually see this film, correct? Thanks for  Radio_Lady   Aug-03-06 11:55 AM   #178 
  - Rudy Youngblood, the star of "Apocalypto" -- has his own website.  Radio_Lady   Aug-02-06 12:16 PM   #147 
  - No, but because MG REVELS in depicting gory, bloody scenes.  WinkyDink   Aug-02-06 12:29 PM   #149 
  - Got it, Winky Dink. Thanks.  Radio_Lady   Aug-02-06 05:35 PM   #169 
  - If you are asking if I would boycott his moves based on is actions - no.  breakaleg   Aug-02-06 12:31 PM   #150 
  - I'll Wait For The Remake...  KharmaTrain   Aug-02-06 12:37 PM   #152 
  - ...if there really IS a remake.  Radio_Lady   Aug-02-06 05:21 PM   #166 
  - Pass.  LWolf   Aug-02-06 12:37 PM   #153 
  - I can only think he has deviated from some kind of normal path --  Radio_Lady   Aug-02-06 05:34 PM   #168 
  - I've never let  FlaGranny   Aug-02-06 02:04 PM   #156 
  - I don't go to movies but I probably will see it on DVD or PPV.  Cleita   Aug-02-06 02:08 PM   #157 
  - Absolutely.  survivor999   Aug-02-06 02:26 PM   #160 
  - Opening Day  ShaniqaPie   Aug-02-06 05:27 PM   #167 
     - True... Same phenomenon...  survivor999   Aug-02-06 06:00 PM   #173 
  - Depends on reviews...it looks interesting...  SaveElmer   Aug-02-06 02:27 PM   #161 
  - maybe :)  jollyreaper2112   Aug-02-06 03:26 PM   #165 
  - It didn't sound that interesting to begin with...  cynatnite   Aug-02-06 05:56 PM   #172 
  - Will he be sober in the movie?  dogday   Aug-03-06 11:43 AM   #175 
  - Dogday, the film is in post-production. As far as I know, MG does not  Radio_Lady   Aug-03-06 03:07 PM   #180 
  - Will there be self-aggrandizing profile shots of Mel?  MrCoffee   Aug-03-06 03:09 PM   #181 
  - i hadn't planned to see it because honestly the storyline doesn't really  chimpsrsmarter   Aug-03-06 03:13 PM   #182 
  - I have never been a fan of Gibson (even before the incident)  damkira   Aug-03-06 03:19 PM   #183 
 

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