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Pontypool

Postby Omphalos » Sun Dec 04, 2011 1:09 am

Just saw a strange lil film called Pontypool, about an outbreak of an infection in Ontario, Canada. It's a semiotic zombie flick. Now I want to read the book it came from. Anyone see it yet?
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Re: Pontypool

Postby Freakzilla » Sun Dec 04, 2011 8:32 am

First I've heard of it, I guess it was pretty good if you want to read the book?
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Re: Pontypool

Postby Omphalos » Sun Dec 04, 2011 12:28 pm

It's an independent/cult flick, so it has Problems but it was interesting.
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Re: Pontypool

Postby A Thing of Eternity » Sun Dec 04, 2011 2:33 pm

Something set in Canada eh? Thanks for bringing this up, I'll definitely want to see it. :D
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Re: Pontypool

Postby inhuien » Wed Dec 14, 2011 2:18 pm

Pontypool's a cool wee flick, sure the scope is limited but I loved the DJ.
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Re: Pontypool

Postby Liege-Killer » Mon Dec 26, 2011 8:49 am

I watched something similar yesterday, some obscure little movie from the 80's, can't even remember the title now. Had Sam Waterston from Law and Order in it, looked like a made for tv movie. Genetic engineering lab, germ gets loose, seems to kill people but they only go into a coma state, then wake up and behave like kinda-sorta zombies, with extreme agression and clumsy jerky movements. It was kinda crap, but I was bored.
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