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Saginaw30 Jul 2006 2:15 p.m. PST

The sci-fi movie 'The Land That Time Forgot' will be shown on Turner Classic Movies tonight at 8 p.m. Eastern, 7 p.m. Central.

Anyone that wants to record it has a few hours to get their tapes or DVDs ready. Have fun!

Cacique Caribe30 Jul 2006 2:17 p.m. PST

Thanks for the heads-up. I love that film, even with all the cheesy dinos and special effects.

CC

Saginaw30 Jul 2006 2:24 p.m. PST

CC, THAT'S what makes this film so enjoyable to watch: all that "cheese"!

Well, that and the mix of a WWI German sub crew and an island of dinosaurs. Makes for a great little wargame, eh?

Cacique Caribe30 Jul 2006 2:30 p.m. PST

Aye. It is unavoidable to game it. It was called "Caprona", right?

CC

Plynkes30 Jul 2006 3:25 p.m. PST
Cacique Caribe30 Jul 2006 3:53 p.m. PST

Online books here for the ERB Caprona trilogy:

erbzine.com/craft/o8ltf.html

CC

Stevenmack6530 Jul 2006 4:11 p.m. PST

obviously not reading the heading correct I though this was about me :P

Cacique Caribe30 Jul 2006 5:40 p.m. PST

Does anyone make good 28mm figures that could be used as U-Boat crew?

CC

Cacique Caribe30 Jul 2006 6:00 p.m. PST
Cacique Caribe30 Jul 2006 7:23 p.m. PST

I started this other thread to find out if there are suitable figures for the U-Boat crew:
TMP link

CC

Cacique Caribe23 Apr 2007 8:41 a.m. PST

Wow!!! I guess I had not checked the Brigade Games' site in quite some time . . .

Winter attire:
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Tropical attire:
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Those Germans will work well with a sprinkling of these Merchant Marines (to act as the recovered crew in this scenario):
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I guess I will be placing my order very, very soon!!!

QUESTION: Would these work as additional crew for a WWI U-Boat? Or are they not suitable for submarine service?
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CC

Cacique Caribe23 Apr 2007 9:03 a.m. PST

Seeking reply here:

TMP link

CC

The Gray Ghost23 Apr 2007 12:40 p.m. PST

According to the listings National Velvet is on at 8pm.

Smokey Roan23 Apr 2007 1:58 p.m. PST

Gray Ghost, look at the date of the original post :) I didn't read the thread and assumed my evening was all set up too. Guess its NBA playoffs for Smokey till South Park tonight.

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