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Willem

Got most of those, and I'm not that big a movie boff!


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Dmitri Gheorgheni - Not Banned in China

Oh, good! smiley - smiley I thought most of those were sort of cultural baggage.


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Dmitri Gheorgheni - Not Banned in China

PS: This quiz came about when I happened upon a funny 'Jaws' story.

It seems that 'You're going to need a bigger boat' was an inside joke.

It's what the camera operators kept telling the director about their equipment transport, which was overloaded. smiley - rofl


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paulh. Following butterflies through the meadows

Yeah, I nailed a few as well.

The one about no longer being in the Midwestern U.S. inspired me to make an abauminable pun.


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Dmitri Gheorgheni - Not Banned in China

smiley - snork One of my professors would have liked that one - she was a Frank Baum descendant.

I rather hoped you'd enjoy this quiz, Paul. smiley - smiley


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paulh. Following butterflies through the meadows

Th rewordings are very droll. smiley - ok


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SashaQ - happysad

"You will definitely require a larger aquatic vehicle"

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6/10 - not bad given that there were two quotes I didn't know. I did know 8 even though I've only seen 3 of the films smiley - ok


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Dmitri Gheorgheni - Not Banned in China

smiley - ok Good for you! It's funny how these lines get known even when we haven't seen the films.


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paulh. Following butterflies through the meadows

Quite possibly the great lines are not representative of the films themselves. smiley - tongueout

So feel free to not see the films. smiley - smileysmiley - whistle


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SashaQ - happysad

Yes, funny how the quotes have sometimes been 'improved' in the retelling from what is in the film, too, like how 'Play it Sam ... again' became 'Play it again Sam' smiley - ok


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Post 11

paulh. Following butterflies through the meadows

At a nearby shopping mall we have a store that sells used sports equipment. They call it "play it again."


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