Editorial & Insights

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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p>Sometimes a trend or a film just needs more exploration than the simple format of a review allows. From opinion pieces to little Film-specific lessons, you&#39;ll find all the details that ain&#39;t reviews right here.</p>\n', created = 1419631714, expire = 1419718114, headers = '' WHERE cid = 'filter:3:92a64a4f07d8fb4b50d4c02002bcdeec' in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p align=\"center\"><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/Creepozoids.JPG\" border=\"0\" alt=\"And the cover art can&#39;t be beat\" title=\"And the cover art can&#39;t be beat\" width=\"202\" height=\"288\" /> </p>\n<p align=\"justify\">When I began this site as a blog, it was more a way to document what I was watching. That opened the door to more serious film study, much in the same way as <a href=\"http://filmyear.typepad.com/blog/\">Thom Ryan</a> does it, one year at a time, and with many thanks to <a href=\"/guts/?q=taxonomy/term/53/9\">1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die</a>, which, though it has some significant faults (<strong><em>Clueless</em></strong>?!), is a nice foundation for discovering a genre in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p align=\"justify\"><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/KOOLSTEPA.jpg\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Cool cat\" title=\"Cool cat\" width=\"221\" height=\"333\" align=\"left\" />Hi kiddies,</p>\n<p align=\"justify\">In <a href=\"/guts/?q=node/3401\">Part I</a> of my lovely dissertation on toilet films, I explained my reasons for my new found love of stinky sin-ema. In this, <strong>Part II</strong>, I&#39;ll just dive right in and tell you why you, fetid film fan, should see these titles above the rest of the floaters.</p>\n<div align=\"justify\"><strong><em>Black Belt Jones </em>(1974) </strong><font color=\"#ff6600\">Blaxploitation Action</font>: The premise of <strong><e in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p>Well hello again kiddies,</p>\n<p align=\"justify\">Looks like I&#39;ve found in my Friday night ritual something to write about. In what is sure to become a regular segment of mine, these <strong>Tripping Stardust</strong> moments are quick jabs at the good chunks of my amazingly fun interactive film night, rife with really cheesy Kung-Fu movies, low-budget Italian Horror or 80s action flicks, just to name a few Genres. Yes, this event I have named <strong>Hecklefest</strong>, my weekly social adventure into a schlock-out with my cock out is often painful, though sometimes we find awesomeness beyond compare and it&#39;s time I tell you again what three films float to the top when you shake the sludge at the bottom of the barrel.</p>\n<div align=\"justify\"><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/Trol in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p>Well hello again kiddies,</p>\n<p align=\"justify\">Looks like I&#39;ve found in my Friday night ritual something to write about. In what is sure to become a regular segment of mine, these <strong>Tripping Stardust</strong> moments are quick jabs to let you all know how amazingly fun it is to have interactive film night with really cheesy Kung-Fu movies, low-budget Italian Horror or 80s action flicks. Yes, this event that I have named <strong>Hecklefest</strong> (a weekly social adventure into a schlock-out with my cock out) is usually painful, though sometimes we find awesomeness beyond compare and it&#39;s time I tell you again what three films need to be noticed while gazing at the bottom of the barrel.</p>\n<p align=\"center\"><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/inframan5-1024.JPG\" borde in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p align=\"center\"><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/deathwish3_0.jpg\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Three time the moustache!\" title=\"Three time the moustache!\" width=\"279\" height=\"324\" /><span class=\"caption\"><em><br />Three time the Moustache!</em></span> </p>\n<p>Well hello again kiddies,</p>\n<p align=\"justify\">So soon we return to what has become one of my favorite segments on this little site I call the <strong>Filmsquish</strong>. For those of you who aren&#39;t &#39;in the know&#39;, let me break it down quickly for you. Every Friday in the land of Squish, I attend what I have named <strong>Hecklefest</strong> (a weekly social adventure into a schlock-out with my cock out). We drink, in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p>Hi there kiddies!</p>\n<div align=\"justify\">Today we&#39;ll be talking about a lovely little development in the evolution that is <a href=\"/guts/?q=taxonomy/term/110\">Hecklefest</a>, (a weekly social adventure into a schlock-out with my cock out). I will begin by revealing a terrible secret to you all: sometimes we watch movies that big-time suck. And when that happens, a majority vote of those in the room is all it takes to end the suffering to kick the film into Fast-Forward (oh it&#39;s fun when the guy holding out leaves the room to go to the toilet). Amidst these moments we&#39;ve discovered there&#39;s one key phrase that may be shouted out to immediately cease the fast forwarding. Those two words are:<br /> <br />\n<div align=\"center\"><font size=\"4\" color=\"#ff9900\">&quot;Bo in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p><font color=\"#000000\">.</font> </p>\n<div align=\"justify\"><font color=\"#000000\">.</font><br /><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/amazonscaredmummy.JPG\" border=\"0\" alt=\"AIR BUD?! The HORROR!!\" title=\"AIR BUD?! The HORROR!!\" width=\"137\" height=\"216\" align=\"left\" />Hello Kiddies, </div>\n<div align=\"justify\">Here we are in my 8th installment of sharing with you my deep Schlock-appreciation and I just realized that I&#39;ve hoarded all my wisdom!  My sincerest apologies!  Allow me to rectify this problem immediately and share with you the keys to the Kingdom of the Heckle. Today I will give unto thee the secrets of making a nigh-perfect trash sinema night. In honour of the upcoming in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<div align=\"center\"><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/hitchcock_blogathon.gif\" border=\"0\" width=\"582\" height=\"62\" /></div>\n<p><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/hitchcock.jpg\" border=\"0\" width=\"140\" height=\"300\" align=\"left\" /><br />\n<p align=\"justify\">Well here it is! My contribution to the many Blog-A-Thon Entries in honour of Alfred Hitchcock. </p>\n<p align=\"justify\">Over the last month, I decided to undergo a marathon of his works and, should you desire, I&#39;ve quite an extensive list of reviews. So scroll around, drift through the October archives and post a comment or two telling me how wrong I am. My favorite films of his that I&#39;ve seen so fa in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p align=\"center\"> <img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/nuke.jpg\" border=\"0\" alt=\"I Am Become Death, The Destroyer of Worlds\" title=\"I Am Become Death, The Destroyer of Worlds\" width=\"468\" height=\"205\" /></p>\n<p>Hi All, </p>\n<p align=\"justify\">As you can see I haven&#39;t been posting, but I have begun drafting reviews again this week, no worries, I&#39;m coming back.</p>\n<p align=\"justify\">One of my readers and occasional film recommender, <strong>Ben Saddington</strong>, wrote me today extolling the virtues of two Apocalyptic films, <strong>Kubrick</strong>&#39;s <a href=\"/guts/?q=node/3089\"><em>Dr Strangelove</em></a> and <strong><em>The Day After in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p align=\"justify\">Hi Kiddies! </p>\n<p><font face=\"verdana\">Welcome to the fourth instalment of the <a href=\"/guts/?q=node/2051\">Hidden Gem Alert</a>! As always, the rules are as follows: every six months I interject into this mix of reviews a list of <a href=\"http://pbskids.org/sesame/coloring/images/05_bert.gif\">five</a> films that might not make waves by being the best out there, but they&#39;re little-known sleeper hits that probably passed under your radar, and yes though they tend to be art-house there&#39;s something for everyone.</font> </p>\n<p><font face=\"verdana\">In all cases, to read more about the film in question, simply click on the title, as it&#39;s linked to the original review. Here we go, in no particular order:</font> </p>\n<div align=\&q in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<div class=\"content\" style=\"margin-top: 0px\">\n<p align=\"justify\">Hi Kiddies! </p>\n<p align=\"justify\"><font face=\"verdana\">For those of you unfamiliar with this little thing I do, the <strong>Hidden Gem Alert</strong> is my way of letting you know about five films that I&#39;ve seen in the last six months that might not make waves by being the best out there, but they&#39;re little-known sleeper hits that probably passed under your radar, and yes though they tend to be art-house there&#39;s something for everyone.</font> </p>\n<p align=\"justify\"><font face=\"verdana\">In all cases, to read more about the film in question, simply click on the title, as it&#39;s linked to the original review.</font></p>\n<p align=\"justify\">Wel in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p align=\"justify\"><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/dvds.jpg\" border=\"0\" width=\"113\" height=\"150\" align=\"right\" />Can you believe it&#39;s been 6 months since I let you all know about the best <strong>Hidden Gems</strong> I&#39;ve seen? I know! It goes by so quickly! It&#39;ll be hard picking a nice little bunch of highly recommended films you might never have heard of, but I think I can swing it. Yes, my film watching stats have jumped considerably, they&#39;ve probably doubled since last time. Sweet Zip.ca...</p>\n<p align=\"justify\">Now then, in the last six months I&#39;ve seen a good share of obscure silent film, and a touch of the modern foreign, and though a few great films out there won&#39;t be included, it&#39;s simply because they& in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: SELECT data, created, headers, expire FROM cache WHERE cid = 'filter:3:97556f4c0d814d4b5b8e0704fa5558cd' in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<div align=\"justify\"><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/film%20reel22.JPG\" border=\"0\" width=\"289\" height=\"360\" align=\"left\" />Someone at work let me know that they had surfed through this website and though they had never heard of a particular thing I had reviewed, they were still interested in seeing it, based on the merit of said glowing review.</p>\n<p>I couldn&#39;t put my mind around it. What was this thing, this movie about an epic battle between good and evil? All of a sudden I realized how good <em><a href=\"/guts/?q=node/219\">Broken Saints</a></em> was. It also made me realize that perhaps instead of letting you know what movies are fantastic and grandiose, maybe I should tout the little Hidden Gems that have sat out there in the last several mont in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/film%20reel22.JPG\" border=\"0\" width=\"289\" height=\"360\" align=\"right\" />Hi Kiddies!</p>\n<p>Welcome to the third instalment of the <strong>Hidden Gem Alert</strong>! Like last time, as well as the time before that, interjected every six months into this mix of reviews we have films that may not have made the cut for the Top 5, but they&#39;re little known sleeper hits and if you haven&#39;t heard of these little known films, you really should check them out, becuase they&#39;re definitely sleeper hits. This time I&#39;m not including any Silent Era Stuff, that&#39;ll get it&#39;s own post when I&#39;m done my study...</p>\n<p>It&#39;s a mighty long list to chose from, having found myself quite lucky of late, not to in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p align=\"justify\">Hi Kiddies! </p>\n<p align=\"justify\"><font face=\"verdana\">For those of you unfamiliar with this little thing I do, the <strong>Hidden Gem Alert</strong> is my way of letting you know about five films that I&#39;ve seen in the last six months that might not make waves by being the best out there, but they&#39;re little-known sleeper hits that probably passed under your radar, and yes though they tend to be art-house there&#39;s something for everyone.</font> </p>\n<p align=\"justify\"><font face=\"verdana\">In all cases, to read more about the film in question, simply click on the title, as it&#39;s linked to the original review.</font></p>\n<p align=\"justify\">Ouch! It was painful whittling the choices down this time around, but I&#39; in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p align=\"center\"><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/angry_baby_head.jpg\" border=\"0\" alt=\"AS IF!\" title=\"AS IF!\" width=\"288\" height=\"310\" /> </p>\n<p align=\"justify\"><font style=\"background-color: #000000\">Dear Sir,</font></p>\n<p align=\"justify\"><font style=\"background-color: #000000\">As you may not know, I also attended the 50 block-wide event known as the <a href=\"http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Garage_sale#Special_community_sales\">Great Glebe Garage Sale</a> this Saturday in downtown Ottawa&#39;s posh neighbourhood. You may seem rather proud of the fact that mere moments before I arrived at the best table in the whole event, you showed up and started pawing your grubby mitts al in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p align=\"center\"><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/total%20glee.jpg\" border=\"0\" width=\"396\" height=\"349\" /> </p>\n<p align=\"justify\">I wanted to permanently thank Adam Ross in my archives for making me happy with <a href=\"http://dvdpanache.blogspot.com/2007/05/friday-screen-test-squish-lessard.html\">my interview on his Screen Test</a>. I thought, &quot;What the Hell, I&#39;ll do my part and add the (paraphrased) questions that match up to the answers&quot;:</p>\n<blockquote><p align=\"justify\"><strong>Is there a movie for you that epitomizes the phrase &quot;so bad it&#39;s good&quot;?</strong> </p>\n<p align=\"justify\"><strong>Do you have a criteria for how you buy your movie in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p align=\"center\"><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/theeyeatpirate.jpg\" border=\"0\" alt=\"&quot;Oooh, The Purple is my PAIN! I weep!&quot;\" title=\"&quot;Oooh, The Purple is my PAIN! I weep!&quot;\" width=\"325\" height=\"147\" /><span class=\"caption\"><em><br />&quot;Oooh, The Purple is my PAIN! I weep!&quot;</em></span> </p>\n<h5>Avant Garde</h5>\n<p><em>Function</em>: noun<br /><em>Etymology </em>: French, <a href=\"http://www.m-w.com/dictionary/vanguard\" target=\"_blank\">vanguard</a><br />: an intelligentsia that develops new or experimental concepts especially in the arts </p>\n<h5>Experimental</h5>\n<p><em>Fun in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p align=\"center\"><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/Gatchaman_boxart.jpg\" border=\"0\" alt=\"f\" title=\"f\" width=\"396\" height=\"182\" /> </p>\n<p align=\"justify\">I remember being 7 years old and rushing home from school to watch an episode of the cool-outfitted bird-theme uniformed team that flew in a ship that could transform into a fiery Phoenix. Oh... my... GOD. It was the coolest thing in the world and no cartoon could compare. Not <a href=\"http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jem_(TV_series)\">&quot;Jem&quot;</a>, not <a href=\"http://flyingmoose.org/heman/heman.htm\">&quot;He-Man&quot;</a>, not <a href=\"http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ThunderCats\">&quot;Thundercats&quot;</a>, and certainly in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p align=\"center\"><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/versus.jpg\" border=\"0\" width=\"399\" height=\"200\" /></p>\n<p align=\"justify\">My friends have differing opinions, as they are wont to do, and one such discussion stemmed from how good the new big-budget series <a href=\"/guts/?q=node/1741\">Battlestar Galactica</a> was. <img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/dogs.jpg\" border=\"0\" width=\"205\" height=\"250\" align=\"left\" />Two of them say that it&#39;s the best Sci-Fi show on TV, and the other thought, &quot;<em>it&#39;s good, but they could have done so much better</em>&quot;, adding a painful, &quot;<em>I didn&#39;t even like it when it was called in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p align=\"center\"> <img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/bsg_season3.jpg\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Psst! There&#39;s a cylon behind you!\" title=\"Psst! There&#39;s a cylon behind you!\" width=\"396\" height=\"242\" /><span class=\"caption\"><em><br />Psst! There&#39;s a cylon behind you!</em></span></p>\n<p><em><strong><font color=\"#3399ff\">Genre:</font></strong></em> <strong>Post-Apocalyptic Action Adventure War Sci-Fi Dramatic Series</strong></p>\n<p><strong><em><font color=\"#3399ff\">Starring: </font></em>Edward James Olmos</strong> (<strong><em>American Me</em></strong>; <em><a href=\"/guts in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: SELECT data, created, headers, expire FROM cache WHERE cid = 'filter:3:2af21a78090dce57d43ea82bca074500' in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p align=\"justify\"><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/zipper_0.JPG\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Zippeddy Doo Dah!\" title=\"Zippeddy Doo Dah!\" width=\"386\" height=\"504\" align=\"left\" />I don&#39;t exactly know how Netflix works, but when it comes to Canada&#39;s version, I know a good chunk about it. When I first joined Zip.ca on January 1st, 2006, it was certainly still in its growing years. If you added something to the list back in aught six, you got to chose a couple ASAP titles that you really hoped would be sent to you sooner rather than later. If they couldn&#39;t, they would send you... some other thing from your list. When you start with a list 800 long, (thank you <a href=\"/guts/?q=taxonomy/term/53/9\">1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die</a>), well t in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<div align=\"center\"> </div>\n<div align=\"center\"><img class=\"image preview\" src=\"/guts/files/images/3607226615_6885e5a0ed.JPG\" border=\"0\" alt=\"I ain&#39;t crossin&#39; that rickety shit... ok just for a bit.\" title=\"I ain&#39;t crossin&#39; that rickety shit... ok just for a bit.\" width=\"500\" height=\"315\" /> </div>\n<div align=\"center\"> </div>\n<div align=\"justify\"><font face=\"Verdana\" size=\"2\">In my most recent week of television and film viewing, I&#39;ve been witness to a certain synchronicity that was too much to bear without discussing with you. It&#39;s a phenomenon that made me both frown and smile at the same time. For those of you who&#39;ve not seen <strong>&l in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.
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  • user warning: Can't open file: 'cache.MYI' (errno: 145) query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p align=\"justify\">Hi Kiddies, and welcome to what&#39;s certainly going to be one of my own personal favourite pages. For those of you who have not seen the original<em><strong> Dawn Of The Dead</strong></em>, this is just one big spoiler. For the rest of you, here is a celebration of every single one of the 82 onscreen kills that can be found in the 1978 <strong>Romero </strong>Zombie Classic, <a href=\"/guts/?q=node/1939\"><em>Dawn Of The Dead</em></a>, screen capped by yours truly, for your viewing pleasure.</p>\n<p align=\"center\"><strong>Enjoy</strong> </p>\n<div style=\"text-align: center\"><img class=\"image img_assist_custom\" src=\"/guts/files/images/TEST%20one.JPG\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Kills 1-6\" title=\"Kills 1 in /guts/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 120.

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