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So many excellent examples yesterday!

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one thousand nine hundred sixty-seventh category

Perfect movies

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THE PERFECT MARRIAGE (1947)
THE PERFECT FURLOUGH (1958)
THE PERFECT STORM (2000)

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Clever responses yesterday.

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Takes place during the blitz

UNPUBLISHED STORY (1942)
FOREVER AND A DAY (1943)
THE BRIGHTON STRANGLER (1945)
HOPE AND GLORY (1987)

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Saw this on Masterpiece Theater many years ago long before THE KING'S SPEECH -- Bertie & Elizabeth, which covers King George VI and Queen Elizabeth bravely staying in London during the blitz

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(here's an actual picture of the King & Queen in lieu of a movie clip)

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TONIGHT AND EVERY NIGHT

THIS ABOVE ALL

TIL DEATH DO US PART

THE RETURN OF THE VAMPIRE (1943)

The beginning of CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: THE LION, THE WITCH, AND THE WARDROBE

The end of FOREIGN CORRESPONDENT

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Gained weight or lost weight for a role

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Gwyneth Paltrow wore a fat suit for SHALLOW HAL (2001).

Jared Leto added a few pounds for CHAPTER 27 (2007).

Matthew McConaughey lost weight for DALLAS BUYERS CLUB (2013).

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Charlize Theron (Monster)

Christian Bale has gained weight and then lost it

Hugh Jackman beefs up for Wolverine

Many actresses playing either Holocaust victims or people with eating disorders have lost dangerous amounts of weight.

Notoriously, the actor Laird Cregar (sp?) went on a fad diet, lost too much weight in a short span of time, and died.

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Sylvester Stallone gained weight for Copland (1997) 0544ec5d85a5a0df1667e327b8.jpg

Hayley Atwell lost weight for the upcoming Mission Impossible Film 1jv78sllcb021.jpg

Tom Hanks has gained and lost weight for various movies. And now his health is suffering for it.

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