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Yesterday, we reported on an interesting development regarding the latest film in the Transformers franchise, Transformers: The Last Knight. Yes, the film would trumpet the return of the Dinobots, and in tow, they would bring with them the Mini-Dinobots, but most fans didn't realize that the film would also feature Nazis.
Read: Transformers: The Last Knight To Feature Mini-dinobots And (Wait For It) Nazis?
According to the Sun, production for Transformers sequel had taken over Winston Churchill's Blenheim Palace birthplace and dressed it up as a Nazi HQ of sorts, complete with swastika flags and period appropriate vehicles. This had allegedly infuriated World War II veterans, and ex-commander of British forces in Afghanistan, Colonel Richard Kemp, went so far as to state:
“I know its a film, but it’s symbolically disrespectful to Churchill. He will be turning in his grave.”
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- Joseph Medina
Let's revisit the Mister Rogers' Neighborhood TV show and TV series finale, hosted by the lovely and talented Fred Rogers. The show began on Canada's CBC in 1963, with the title stylized MisteRogers.In 1966, it first aired as MisteRogers' Neighborhood on Een. In 1968 the show moved to National Education Television (Net) which would be replaced by PBS. The title was eventually re-styled as Mister Rogers' Neighborhood. The Mister Rogers' Neighborhood TV series finale first aired 15 years ago today, on August 31, 2001.Fred McFeely Rogers hosted the children's show, which featured Betty Aberlin (Lady Aberlin), David Newell (Mr. McFeely), Joe Negri (Handyman Negri), Robert Trow (Robert Troll), Chuck Aber (Neighbor Aber), Bill Barker (Dr. Bill Platypus), Audrey Roth (Miss Paulifficate), Don Brockett (Chef Brockett), François Scarborough Clemmons (Officer Clemmons), Betty Seamans (Mrs. McFeely) and »
It is a sad day in the neighborhood. Mister Rogers' Neighborhood TV series puppeteer, Carole Switala, has died at the age of 69. Ms. Switala is one of the puppeteers behind Ana Platypus, as well as Prince Tuesday, son to King Friday the Xiii and Queen Sarah Saturday.Switala is also credited as Daniel Striped Tiger on the Mister Rogers' Neighborhood TV show soundtrack. The Mister Rogers' Neighborhood TV series stars Fred Rogers. The cast also includes: Betty Aberlin, David Newell, Joe Negri, Robert Trow, Chuck Aber, Bill Barker, Audrey Roth, Don Brockett, and François Scarborough Clemmons.Read More… »
You have mere days left to watch all these movies and TV shows, because come July, they'll be gone. With the truckload of new movies hitting Netflix in July, all these are expiring. It's a sad event, but at least we have a heads-up so that we can get all our watching in now. Take a look, and make sure you've caught all the new movies that popped up in June! Expiring July 1 2001: A Space Odyssey A Clockwork Orange A League of Their Own Allegiance Along Came Polly Best in Show The Beverly Hillbillies Bulworth Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Caillou The Central Park Five Cheech & Chong's Up in Smoke The Conspiracy Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood, seasons one-two Dinosaur Train, season two Drive Me Crazy Flashpoint, seasons one-five The Flintstones The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas The Game, seasons one-three How to Marry a Millionaire Ice Age: The Meltdown Medium, »
- Maggie Pehanick
4 items from 2016
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