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True or False Trivia: Mannequin

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One of the fascinating pieces of trivia below is true*, the other is false. Do YOU know which is which?

Mannequin (1987)
In honor of Mike at Screenkicker’s birthday.

1) Originally, the lead part was written to be an older, lonely storekeeper, with Dudley Moore in mind for the role, but when Andrew McCarthy came on board, the part was rewritten to be the part of a young artist.

Dudley Moore Foul Play

2)Andrew…

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R.O.T.O.R.’S R.O.U.N.D.U.P. 7-25-2014

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JAMES GARNER IS DEAD. MAVERICK R.O.T.O.R. RESPONSIBLE. SO BAT-MOODY. EVEN R.O.T.O.R. LIGHTENS THE FUCK UP EVERY ONCE IN A WHILE.

SO BAT-MOODY. EVEN R.O.T.O.R. LIGHTENS THE FUCK UP EVERY ONCE IN A WHILE.

THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 3 HAS BEEN DELAYED UNTIL 2018 BECAUSE 47 PEOPLE LIKED THE LAST MOVIE. #TEAMMAGUIRE

#SuperJedi http://t.co/PyNbELK8UZ
  (@ZackSnyder) July 24, 2014

 PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES, WILL OPEN JULY 7, 2017, UNLESS R.O.T.O.R.…

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Shake the Scene: License To Drive

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License To Drive (1988)

license-to-driveThe Scene: Drunk Drive Chase

Why I Love This Scene: Sometimes mediocre movies from your youth leave an imprint on your life. Simple, easily-forgotten flicks that maybe you watched a hundred times on cable on a lazy summer afternoon with friends while you huffed paint. OK, maybe it was model glue; the point is these types of movies will never be on your top 150 greatest…

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Movie Music Mega Madness: Sports Action Montage Collection

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Let’s have some wacky fun here today with some irrelevant 80s movie’s song montages, specifically sports action/training montages! Who doesn’t love a good sports action/training music montage? Commie Pinko Assholes, that’s who. 

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While we all adore and root for the stars and starlets of Tinseltown, there is a treasure-trove of good men and women who have been integral to the success of all our favorite films. Bona fide, hard working and talented people who may never star in a film or see their name on a poster hanging in the local cineplex but will never escape our minds and imaginations when it comes to some good iconic…

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While we all adore and root for the stars and starlets of Tinseltown, there is a treasure-trove of good men and women who have been integral to the success of all our favorite films. Bona fide, hard working and talented people who may never star in a film or see their name on a poster hanging in the local cineplex but will never escape our minds and imaginations when it comes to some good iconic…

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Maverick (1994)

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Starring: James Garner, Jodie Foster, Mel Gibson, James Coburn, Alfred Molina, Graham Greene, Waylon Jennings

Directed by: Richard Donner (The Toy; Ladyhawke; Lethal Weapon 2)

Synopsis:  Maverick is a lovable rogue of the Old West who likes to play cards and people.

Best part: A Lethal Weapon reunion! Plus, Corey…

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Blogiversary Bash: Hard Ticket to Home Video

Brian @ Hard Ticket to Home Video:

I only listen to music because I can’t read!

Originally posted on Silver Screen Serenade:

I simply HAD to do this for Brian. Party Shakma grins and bears it. Afterward, many doors were destroyed.

I simply HAD to do this for Brian. Party Shakma grins and bears it. Afterward, many doors were destroyed.

TGIF, mis amigos! Can you believe this is the last guest post for Blogiversary Bash?! Man, time does fly. I’m still posting one last thing from yours truly to wrap it…

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R.O.T.O.R.’S R.O.U.N.D.U.P. 7-18-2014

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PLEASE CONTACT THE CASTING DEPARTMENT OF STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON IF YOU ARE A FINE GIRL, LONG NATURAL HAIR, REALLY NICE BODY. SMALL WAISTS, NICE HIPS. YOU SHOULD BE LIGHT-SKINNED. BEYONCE IS A PROTOTYPE HERE. OR IF YOU ARE AN AFRICAN AMERICAN GIRL. POOR, NOT IN GOOD SHAPE. MEDIUM TO DARK SKIN TONE. ALSO, NOT MINDING BEING RACIALLY STEREOTYPED A HUGE PLUS.  UNIVERSALIS LOOKING TO REBOOT ITS…

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Hard Ticket to Home Video Classic: I Don’t Get It… The Terminator Franchise

Brad: I watched Terminator 3 the other night and it was only the second time watching it. Absolutely f’n garbage. Makes the 4th one look like The Empire Strikes Back.

Brian: See I didn’t think it was all that bad. At least Militant Sarah Connor isn’t in it. That’s one of my top 5 most annoying characters in movie history.

I’m so deep and brooding maybe I should just shoot myself and make the rest…

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