HBO Prepping Bombshell Scientology Film From Oscar Winner

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  1. Free Being Me

    Free Being Me Crusader

    That's true a shrinking hardcore twue believuh base of $cio's will remain but if DM loses his Hollywood star click then that's one tentacle less the cult has. With Gibney's Going Clear documentary going viral, Sen Ron Wyden hopefully investigating the cults tax exempt status and a huge public awareness of the cults abuses and criminal acts, DM and $cientology are screwed. How screwed remains to be seen but I hope there is huge pucker time factor going on at Hemet. No doubt it will result in several foot bullets.
     
  2. Udarnik

    Udarnik Gold Meritorious Patron

    I agree, I'm just saying that even if Slappy decides this is the last straw, it will still be at least 2 - 3 more years of hard regging before he finally pulls the "Eject!" lever. We can hear the fat lady in the wings, but she has not even appeared on stage yet.
     
  3. Free Being Me

    Free Being Me Crusader

    I agree. Slappy is going to ride it til the end, may it be soon.

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  4. Jump

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    . o O ( and so it came to pass . . . )

    Old Slappy loses his grip on Tom cruise
    The whales fall away
    The dosh gets spent up big on keeping courts at bay
    And paying out big hush settlements
    Until Davey disappears to Canada
    To eke a meagre living
    Flipping burgers


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    Mustard?

     
  5. Jump

    Jump Operating teatime


    To properly follow the Hubbard pesher, because Davey can't throw Shelley 'under a bus' for the cult's misfortunes since she is safely locked away with an eternal battery, Tom Cruise will go to jail for several years for wiretapping and Davey will disappear to a Bluebird Motorhome or secret underground cathedral in New Mexico.

    The few remaining deluded cult minions will see to his needs as he slowly drifts to unsalvageable insanity. Not about BT's because he was never into that auditing con ; but every shadow and sound will be the apparition of a process server in any one of hundreds of unresolved court cases.

    Tick tock . . .

     
  6. koki

    koki Silver Meritorious Patron

    (freedumbmagzine vids and storys)

    wouw for LRHs followers vids..... some of them I believe are fake.... but others....
    :biggrin:
    this is real-fake story - but they (LRHs followers ) will not make mistake in each story....,so they fake a few, and few are truth....:)

    so they can always say: but those are (few of them ) real?? are Truth!....

    this will be very funny , and very interested in coming months.....

    and next Documentary is coming..... lol...

    :eyeroll:
     
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  7. Type4_PTS

    Type4_PTS Diamond Invictus SP

    This film is obviously important to so many of us who wish for the world to know the truth about this organization.

    There were some good postings at the Bunker yesterday which illustrate that, but easy to miss as there were close to 6000 postings over there yesterday!

    Here's one by THDNE (TheHoleDoesNotExist) I'm cross-posting here:


     
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  8. AnonyMary

    AnonyMary Formerly Fooled - Finally Free

    While on it's own it's a terrific post, I don't think anyone missed seeing if they read the article and scrolled down to the comments. It was voted the best by # likes and came up at the top of the comments reight after the article. :D

    However there were many many posts and threads on there, some even going off onto tangents related to something someone else posted. Could talked all day to scroll through them but it's fun if you have the time :)

    THDNE's post deserves a thread all on it's own. Does the person post here at all? Just curious
     
  9. Type4_PTS

    Type4_PTS Diamond Invictus SP


    You can sort the comments in three different ways: oldest to newest, newest to oldest, and best comments first. So, unless someone used that 'best' option they could of missed it. (I wanted to make sure no one did) :)

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  10. Type4_PTS

    Type4_PTS Diamond Invictus SP

  11. Lulu Belle

    Lulu Belle Moonbat

    I really hope this movie makes it onto Netflix or Amazon or some other streaming network.

    We got rid of cable a while ago. I don't know when I'll be able to see it.
     
  12. Type4_PTS

    Type4_PTS Diamond Invictus SP


    You've got [STRIKE]until Thursday at 2:00 p.m.[/STRIKE] six weeks to find a neighbor that subscribes to HBO. :coolwink:

    Also, it looks as though HBO releases many (if not all) of their documentaries onto DVD as well:
    http://store.hbo.com/documentaries/index.php?v=hbo_dvds_documentaries

    Edit: For those who do have cable but don't subscribe to HBO, I know in the past (from working at Comcast) that there would be specials where you could get HBO for free for a month or more as they wanted people to experience the network. They knew a percentage would keep the service beyond the free trial. They don't run these all the time but it's worth checking with your cable provider in March and maybe you'll get lucky.
     
  13. Leland

    Leland Crusader

  14. Lulu Belle

    Lulu Belle Moonbat

  15. Free Being Me

    Free Being Me Crusader

    According to this article Gibney's Going Clear is going to have a theatrical release at New York and Los Angeles. Speaking speculatively maybe it will go nation wide at some point aside from HBO?

    http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/bombshell-scientology-film-revealed-alex-764849

    "Gibney's film, based on Lawrence Wright's 2013 best-seller Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood and the Prison of Belief, is set to become one of the most-talked-about documentaries at the Sundance Film Festival. The exhaustively researched (and lawyered) exploration of the controversial church and its ties to Hollywood is set for a Jan. 25 premiere at the MARC Theater and will air March 16 on HBO after an awards-qualifying theatrical release in New York and Los Angeles."
     
  16. Leland

    Leland Crusader

    Yes, the cable industry....seems to me to be little fiefdoms....all carved up.

    Comcast is another huge one.

    Cable Companies....which were essentially...just conduits of wire to bring other companies content into homes....made so much money.....that they started producing their own shows....then ended up actually buying some Major Hollywood Movie Studios.....

    It is funny to me, because when TV came out in the 50's The Federal Govt...passed laws that Film Studios could not make content for television...or own stations.

    Just like perhaps a decade or so earlier...The Federal Govt. made it against the law for Film Studios to also own movie theaters chains.

    All those monopolies...or "vertically intergrated" business models...had to be broken up and sold off.

    Perhaps, someday the Feds...will do the same with the Cable Industry.
     
  17. Type4_PTS

    Type4_PTS Diamond Invictus SP


    I believe it's a very limited release in those two cities with no intention to go nationwide.

    The purpose of the theatrical release is to make the film eligible for awards.

    Here is an excerpt from the requirements needed to be eligible for an Oscar:

     
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  18. Lulu Belle

    Lulu Belle Moonbat

    This is interesting.


    http://tonyortega.org/2015/01/26/sc...oing-clear-with-predictable-smears/#more-1973


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    Jesse Prince 38 minutes ago


    Wow, thank you Tony for posting this. As many know I have been quietly finishing my book which for all intent and purposes I have completed the first draft. Right at the beginning of the year I was contacted by two unexpected sources.One person was Ronnie Miscavige Sr, Davids Miscavige's father. He called over and over from a hidden number. I usually don't answer these type of calls but I picked up the phone anyway. To my surprise Ronnie Miscavige Sr. was on the phone and he started to interrogate me. His primary concern was that I would write about an incident when I interrogated him after he had been arrested for raping someone. Ronnie also wanted to know if I was going to write about things I'd seen in dead L Ron's Blue Bird RV when I went to the ranch at Creston, CA shortly after L Ron passed. I just politely ended the conversation. Ronnie is an older person and he has fled from Scientology just like many others have. I would never use information he had given me in confidence for a Black Dianetics campaign. You see this is what they do to try and drive people insane. I just want it known, no part of what I am writing involves Ronnie Miscavige Sr. I am not like his idiot son and never have been. The other interesting contact was from an ex-FBI agent who interviewed me about Scientology judge tampering in the late 80's. This person retired from the FBI in 1995 what do you think he wants and who do you think may be paying him now? I have testified in court rooms across America as an Expert on Scientology bullshit. In every legal case I have testified in David Miscavige ended up paying out large sums of money to the victims. I'm not going to waste my time refuting anything Miss Cabbage has to say. The book will speak for itself.I would just asked one thing from David. Don't send your father to me to talk for you little man, You need to grow up and speak for yourself.
     
  19. Terril park

    Terril park Sponsor

    Can't you get a satellite feed?

    I have 1000 or so channels from Sky. They don't however
    seem to have HBO or would it be called something else here?
     
  20. Lulu Belle

    Lulu Belle Moonbat


    Satellite isn't any better cost wise. They have other issues. And it doesn't give you internet.

    I actually don't miss cable at all personally. I'm not a sports watcher, which is the one thing cable has that you can't get streaming. I way prefer Netflix to regular TV. What you want to watch when you want to watch it. And there's actually way more to choose from than cable.

    it's just when something special comes up like this HBO show I remotely miss it.