Wednesday, October 15, 2008

a totally awesome movie find!!!

take your ass to costco NOW!
the other day when we were down in the city, we stopped by costco to pick up salad & pizza for dinner at mom's & decided to peruse the movie section.
can you say trouble?

so my first find...are you ready??

uncle buck, YEAH BABY! i'm not a john candy fan, but i adore this movie & was so happy when i found it. the bad thing, it was packaged with a burt reynolds movie which made it REALLY difficult to pay for. i don't want to be associated with any part of a BR movie, but B told me after we paid it i could take off the packaging & give them the BR movie back, so that made me feel better. then i decided it was only $9 for both movies, i don't know that i could find UB alone for less than that & it wasn't a chance i was willing to take.

B found the Christmas classics Frosty the Snowman & Rudolf the Rednose Reindeer & we thought that would be just perfect for Christmas day.

then the holy grail of 80's movies....

are you on the edge of your seat?

well are you?

a box set including: Breakfast Club, Weird Science & 16 Candles.

i'll give you a minute to take all that awesomeness in...because really, i needed a few minutes to get my breathing back to normal too.

are you ok now?

so, um, yeah, we got that one too. like i wouldn't kick someone's ass right there in costco if it was the last one....
on the drive home B asked me if he could wrap it up as a christmas gift for me. i said sure, but i might open it before christmas.

oh, i don't even think i told you about him getting me a copy of nightmare before christmas on blue ray....get that? we don't have a blue ray player! he can be a really mean man when he wants to be.

4 comments:

  1. omg! that is the find of the century. if only they had added pretty in pink then it would have been perfect! just perfect! :-)

    as for wrapping it as a gift...take the movies out and give him back the cases to wrap! lol

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  2. hahaha, i know, i was deliriously happy with my find, smiling ear to ear.

    good idea, i'll just give him the metal box they came in to wrap up.

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  3. OMG!!! Uncle Buck is my faaaaavorite!

    "Take this quarter, go downtown, and have a rat gnaw that thing off your face! Good day to you, madam."

    Ha, ha, ha, ha!!!

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  4. yes, definitely a classic that i HAD to have!

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