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Tomb Raider 3 - (1998 game) ps2 cover

Entertainment > Games >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.mobygames.com/game/tomb-raider-iii-adventures-of-lara-croft

Has videos for Chicken Run and Time Splitters.

Start the game. Walk. Die on punji sticks. =/



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Van Helsing - (2004 movie) poster

Entertainment > Movies >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0338526/
https://web.archive.org/web/20190304111919/http://vanhelsing.net:80/?

An unaged man without a memory is sent by a secret multifaith order of monster hunters as the last hope of a lineage doomed to purgatory unless they slay the lord of all vampires.

Not a great or bad movie, but still good enough to be worth watching. It's mostly interesting because of its main character, and the rest of it is piecemeal and without particular substance.

I think this movie was my initial introduction to Kate Beckinsale, and it turns out she's a lot hotter in my memory than in this actual movie. Maybe she was better-presented in the next movies of hers that I saw after this.



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Ferris Bueller's Day Off - (1986 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0091042/

A popular kid skips school, pulling his best friend and girlfriend into a day of fun.

I don't know how well this movie holds up, but it was a foundational movie from my youth. I think it is a fine example of the spirit of 80s youth movies.



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