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Season 4, Episode 7


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Movies & Reviews


Director: Paul W.S. Anderson

Year: 2014     Run Time: 105 min

A slave-turned-gladiator finds himself in a race against time to save his true love, who has been betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator. As Mount Vesuvius erupts, he must fight to save his beloved as Pompeii crumbles around him.

Gregg's Review

This one's not quite up to the level of 'Gladiator' but it's damn close.

5 Bags of Popcorn, 2 Baskets of Dried Volcanic Rock

Tim's Review

This is about Pompeii. It's about volcanoes.

5 Bags of Popcorn, 1 Soda

Popcorn Classics

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Director: Peter Jackson

Year: 2012     Run Time: 169 min

A reluctant Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, sets out to the Lonely Mountain with a spirited group of dwarves to reclaim their mountain home, and the gold within it from the dragon Smaug.

Gregg's Comments

It's not on VHS, I had to actually tape this because - I don't know why - they just don't make these anymore
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