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Postby boghog » Tue Sep 12, 2006 9:49 am

Escargot wrote:A: What? I'm sorry I was over there. Did you just say you were a fast cook? Are we to believe that boiling water soaks into a grit faster in your kitchen than any place on the face of the earth?
B: I don't know.
A: Perhaps the laws of physics cease to exist on your stove. Were these magic grits? Did you buy them from the same guy who sold Jack his beanstalk beans?

O Brother, Where Art Thou, right?

Here's one:

"Anyone found bipedal in five wears his ass for a hat!"
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Postby Swatopluk » Tue Sep 12, 2006 10:24 am

Raising Arizona (1987)

Okay, maybe this time somebody will find out where this comes from:

Child (in the womb):Mother, give me birth!
Mother: A child that can talk in the womb can birth itself.
Child (after birthing himself): Mother, wash me!
Mother: A child that can birth itself, can also wash itself.
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Postby Escargot » Tue Sep 12, 2006 1:53 pm

boghog wrote:O Brother, Where Art Thou, right?


Actually it was from My Cousin Vinny.
Don't know if the same thing was in two movies, though.
My candle burns at both ends
It will not last the night
But ah my foes and oh my friends
It gives a lovely light

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Postby boghog » Tue Sep 12, 2006 3:56 pm

No, you're right.

I just pictured George Clooney saying it in overalls.
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Ponder

Postby black bart » Fri Sep 15, 2006 11:12 am

Here's another quote to ponder:

Hey... they're just using the same actor over and over again. What kind of cut-rate project is this?
The smoke wafted gently in the breeze across the poop deck and all seemed right in the world.

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Postby Duke » Fri Sep 15, 2006 1:11 pm

The Hangman: Even my lamented master, the great Mr. Benny himself, never had the privilege of hanging a duke. What a finale to a lifetime in the public service!
Prison Governor: Finale?
The Hangman: Yes, I intend to retire. After using the silken rope... never again be content with hemp.


--Kind Hearts and Coronets. :D

Great film.


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He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.

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"If it turns out that there is a God, I don't think that he's evil. But the worst that you can say about him is that basically he's an underachiever."

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Postby beagle » Sat Sep 16, 2006 2:10 pm

Wonderful film KH&C 8)

Manzini: Her conversation is, perhaps, a trifle limited.
Duke: Dullest woman I ever met, but good breeding stock, and they litter a high proportion of boys.

(from memory).

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Postby Swatopluk » Sat Sep 16, 2006 6:10 pm

Candidate for the blackest comedy there is (and best Ealing).
And the mere idea to have Guiness play all the victims independent of sex... :twisted:
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Postby Duke » Sat Sep 16, 2006 6:15 pm

:) :) :)

Such a great movie, for so many reasons. :D


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"In the first place, God made idiots. That was for practice. Then he made school boards."

--Mark Twain




He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.

--Friedrich Nietzsche




"If it turns out that there is a God, I don't think that he's evil. But the worst that you can say about him is that basically he's an underachiever."

--Woody Allen

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Cars

Postby black bart » Mon Sep 18, 2006 6:16 am

OK the answer was 'CARS'...

Here's another if you like the old Black & White Classics:

Well, you see madam, it's like this. If I tap the wheel with this hammer and the wheel goes clang, then I know that the wheel's there.
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Postby Swatopluk » Mon Sep 18, 2006 7:48 am

Without looking I would say Modern Times but I'd have to check that.
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Wrong!

Postby black bart » Mon Sep 18, 2006 11:23 am

Wrong!
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Postby Swatopluk » Mon Sep 18, 2006 11:31 am

Okay, it's actually Oh Mr. Porter(1937).

Maybe at last someone will even try to solve this:

Child (in the womb): Mother, give me birth!
Mother: A child that can talk in the womb can birth itself.
Child (after birthing himself): Mother, wash me!
Mother: A child that can birth itself, can also wash itself.
Onward noodly pirates!

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Postby beagle » Tue Sep 19, 2006 3:22 pm

I cheated and tried Google, and came straight back here. Think you're going to have to tell us...

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Postby Swatopluk » Tue Sep 19, 2006 3:58 pm

Maybe this will help:

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I planned a review for the Humbleodeon anyway


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