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#1 LonesomePolecat

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Posted Yesterday, 11:54 PM

E.T.

 

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Posted Yesterday, 11:17 PM

LIBEL 

 

Next: something Steven Spielberg directed in the 80s


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Posted Yesterday, 10:50 PM

​My Man Godfrey

 

​(honestly, my first thought was the trump/kid rock/palin party...but I didn't want to offend anyone ;) )

 

next--surprise witness in court

 

 

 


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Posted Yesterday, 12:14 PM

LAURA

 

Next: a room full of empty-headed nitwits 


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Posted Yesterday, 11:16 AM

54

 

 

next:  presumed dead


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Posted Yesterday, 11:01 AM

YOLAND AND THE THIEF

 

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Posted Yesterday, 10:50 AM

State and Main

 

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Posted 22 April 2017 - 07:27 PM

THE TOWERING INFERNO

 

Next: vignetting small town American life


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Posted 22 April 2017 - 07:21 PM

The Farmer's Daughter

 

 

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Posted 21 April 2017 - 08:11 PM

The Nanny

 

Next:   An Unusual Person in a Western

 

How about unusual persons (plural)-- there's an all-dwarf cast in the western THE TERROR OF TINY TOWN.

 

https://en.wikipedia...or_of_Tiny_Town

 

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Posted 21 April 2017 - 07:29 PM

The Nanny

 

Next:   An Unusual Person in a Western



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Posted 21 April 2017 - 07:06 PM

WALK THE LINE

 

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Posted 21 April 2017 - 04:26 PM

Whatever Happened to Baby Jane

 

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Posted 21 April 2017 - 01:51 PM

THE SPIRAL STAIRCASE

 

Next: a character is "up in heaven now."


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Posted 21 April 2017 - 01:47 PM

Cinderella

 

next--winding staircase



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Posted 21 April 2017 - 11:23 AM

Grease

 

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Posted 21 April 2017 - 08:19 AM

IT'S A DATE

 

Next: fast cars slicked-back hair poodle skirts


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Posted 21 April 2017 - 12:03 AM

Funny Face

 

Next:  a Deanna Durbin movie


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Posted 20 April 2017 - 10:54 PM

​Picnic

 

next--posing for a photograph



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Posted 20 April 2017 - 08:53 PM

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf

 

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