Jump to content

 
Search In
  • More options...
Find results that contain...
Find results in...
blueyedblonde1956

Name the movie - 2 clues

Recommended Posts

Here is a hint which will likely mercifully open this thread to someone else:

The actor has the same last name as an actress who was romantically involved with Woody Allen.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
6 minutes ago, Thenryb said:

Here is a hint which will likely mercifully open this thread to someone else:

The actor has the same last name as an actress who was romantically involved with Woody Allen.

Is this Doughboys (1930)? I have no idea if the clues fit, as I've never seen it.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Is it "Roberta" (1935) I haven't seen it, but I know Lucy is in a fashion show in this one. And it does have Astaire and Rogers and Irene Dunne.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
17 minutes ago, marcar said:

Is it "Roberta" (1935) I haven't seen it, but I know Lucy is in a fashion show in this one. And it does have Astaire and Rogers and Irene Dunne.

That's the one!

Your thread, marcar. :) 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

1.) Upon first seeing this film, the star started preparing for graduate school coz she thought her acting career was over.

2.) Beverly D'Angelo, Jessica Lange, Anjelica Huston, Sissy Spacek, Dianne Wiest, Blythe Danner, Goldie Hawn, Glenn Close, Diane Keaton, Meryl Streep and Kathleen Turner were all considered for the lead role.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Sorry, I neglected this thread over the holidays. Here's two more clues:

3.) based on a real-life crime

4.) Astrology is discussed four times in the movie

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Think I'll just name the movie since we're already at four clues: it's "The Accused" (1988) with Jodie Foster and Kelly McGillis. Foster almost decided to leave acting when she saw her performance in a pre-screening. All those other actresses were considered for the lawyer role McGillis played. The movie is based on a real gang rape that occurred in my state, Massachusetts in 1983 in New Bedford. And Foster talks about astrology, trying to get McGillis interested in "doing her chart."

Open thread.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


© 2019 Turner Classic Movies Inc. A Time Warner Company. All Rights Reserved Terms of Use | Privacy Policy
×
×
  • Create New...