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Thursday Open Thread

From The Trailer Park - Lights Out

A woman is haunted by an entity that only appears when the lights are out.

Stars Teresa Palmer (Warm Bodies), Maria Bello (Prisoners), and Billy Burke (Twilight).

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Wednesday Open Thread

From The Trailer Park - Deepwater Horizon

A story about the offshore drilling rig Deepwater Horizon, which exploded in April 2010 and created the worst oil spill in U.S. history.

Stars Mark Wahlberg, Kate Hudson, Kurt Russell, John Malkovich. Directed by Peter Berg (Lone Survivor).

From The Trailer Park - Last Days in the Desert

An imagined chapter from Jesus’ forty days of fasting and praying in the desert. On his way out of the wilderness, Jesus struggles with the Devil over the fate of a family in crisis.

Stars Ewan McGregor, Ciaran Hinds (Rome), Ayelet Zuhrer (Daredevil). Directed by Rodrigo Garcia (Albert Nobbs).

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Journey.

Tuesday Open Thread

Atmosphere of a Hot Gas Giant: The last decade has seen a bonanza of planet discovered outside our solar system. Nearly 2,000 have been confirmed so far, and more than 5,000 candidate exoplanets have been identified. Many of these exotic worlds belong to a class known […]

The Walking Thread: East (S6, E15)

“East” is essentially a filler episode, “the deep breath before the plunge” as Gandalf would say, killing time before next week’s series finale, which is sure to be intense as all get-out. As a result, I’m willing to cut it some slack for its slow pacing and lazy storytelling, but even so, it’s one […]