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Movie Buddies: A Tournament


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#1 of 600 OFFLINE   ErikG

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Posted February 27 2003 - 12:34 PM

Hi everyone, welcome to my Movie Buddies Tournament. We will be voting to determine the best (two characters)buddy/team from a single movie or series. There will be 64 entries. Everyone gets 5 nominations, 5 seconds, and 5 thirds.



THE MASTER LIST
Agent K/Agent J (Tommy Lee Jones/Will Smith) Men in Black series

Andy Dufresne/Ellis 'Red' Redding (Tim Robbins/Morgan Freeman) The Shawshank Redemption*

Beavis/Butthead (Mike Judge) Beavis and Butthead Do America

Bill and Ted (Alex Winter/Keanu Reeves) Bill and Ted series*

Blade/Abraham Whistler (Wesley Snipes/Kris Kristofferson) Blade series*

Butch Cassidy/The Sundance Kid (Paul Newman/Robert Redford) Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid****

Chon Wang/Roy O'Bannon (Jackie Chan/Owen Wilson) Shanghai series*

Chuck Noland/Wilson (Tom Hanks/Volleyball) Cast Away

Curly Bill Brocius/Johnny Ringo (Powers Boothe/Michael Biehn) Tombstone

Daniel LaRusso/Mr. Miyagi (Ralph Macchio/Noriyuki 'Pat' Morita) The Karate Kid series

David Kessler/Jack Goodman (David Naughton/Griffin Dunne) An American Werewolf in London

Del Griffith/Neal Page (John Candy/Steve Martin) Planes, Trains, and Automobiles****

Derek Bond/Gary Young (Sinbad and Phil Hartman) Houseguest

Det. Lee/Det. James Carter(Jackie Chan/Chris Tucker) Rush Hour Series

Det. William Somerset/Det. David Mills (Morgan Freeman/Brad Pitt) Se7en*

Ding 'Dingy' Bell/Benjy Benjamin (Mickey Rooney/Buddy Hackett) It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World

Elliot/E.T. (Henry Thomas/E.T.?) E.T. the Extraterretrial

Elliot Ness/Jim Malone (Kevin Costner/Sean Connery) The Untouchables***

Fast Eddie Felson/Vincent Lauria (Paul Newman/Tom Cruise) The Color of Money**

Felix Ungar/Oscar Madison (Jack Lemmon/Walter Matthau) The Odd Couple series*

Ferris Bueller/Cameron Frye (Matthew Broderick/Alan Ruck) Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Filmmaker/FriendMusician Friend (Mark Borchardt/Mike Schank) American Movie

Frodo Baggins/Samwise Gamgee (Eligh Wood/Sean Astin) The Lord of the Rings*****

Gale Snopes/Evelle Snopes (John Goodman/William Forsythe) Raising Arizona

George Cochran/Harold Gridley (Bing Crosby/Bob Hope) The Road to Bali

Gregoire de Fronsac/Mani (Samuel Le Bihan/Mark Dacascos)) Brotherhood of the Wolf

*Winner* Han Solo/Chewbacca (Harrison Ford/Peter Mahew) Star Wars series*****

Henry Gundorff/Johnney Hooker (Paul Newman/Robert Redford) The Sting**

Indiana Jones/Henry Jones Sr. (Harrison Ford/Sean Connery) Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade***

Jack Cates/Reggie Hammond (Nick Nolte/Eddie Murphy) 48 Hrs

Jack Colton/Joan Wilder (Michael Douglas/Kathleen Turner) Romancing the Stone series

Jack Walsh/Jonathan "Duke" Mardukas (Robert DeNiro/Charles Grodin) Midnight Run

James "Sulley" Sullivan /Mike Wazowski (John Goodman/Billy Crystal) Monsters Inc.*

Jay/Silent Bob (Jason Mewes/Kevin Smith) The Jersey Film series

John Gustafson/Max Goldman (Jack Lemmon/Walter Matthau) Grumpy Old Men series

John McClane/Zeus Carver (Bruce Willis/Samuel L. Jackson) Die Hard: With a Vengeance

John Winger/Russell Ziskey (Bill Murray/Harold Ramis) Stripes**

"Joliet" Jake Blues/Elwood Blues (John Belushi/Dan Aykroyd) The Blues Brothers***

Josephine/Daphne (Tony Curtis/Jack Lemmon) Some Like it Hot*

Josh/Billy (Tom Hanks/David Moscow and Jared Rushton) Big

Jules Winnfield/Vincent Vega (Samuel L. Jackson/John Travolta) Pulp Fiction*

Kermit the Frog/Fozzie Bear (Jim Henson/Frank Oz) The Muppet Movie

Kuzco/Pacha (David Spade/John Goodman) The Emperor's New Groove

Leon/Mathilda (Jean Reno/Natalie Portman) Leon: The Professional**

Louise Sawyer/Thelma Dickinson(Susan Sarandon/Geena Davis) Thelma and Louise

Martin Riggs/Roger Murtaugh (Mel Gibson/Danny Glover) Lethal Weapon Series**

Marty McFly/Doc Brown (Michael J. Fox/Christopher Loyd) Back to the Future series***

Meriadoc Brandybuck/Peregrin Took (Dominic Monaghan/Billy Boyd) Lord of the Rings series

Narrator/Tyler Durden (Edward Norton/Brad Pitt) Fight Club

Pedro DePacas/Anthoney "Man" Stoner (Cheech Marin/Tommy Chong) Up in Smoke*

Raul Duke/Dr. Gonzo (Johnny Depp/Benicio Dez Toro)Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas*

R2-D2/C-3PO (Kenny Baker/Anthoney Daniels) Star Wars Series****

Sheriff Bart/The Waco Kid (Cleavon Little/Gene Wilder) Blazing Saddles*

Sherlock Holmes/Dr. Watson (Basil Rathbone/Nigel Bruce) Sherlock Holmes series*

Shrek/Donkey (Mike Myers/Eddie Murphy) Shrek

Stanley Goodspeed/John Mason (Nicolas Cage/Sean Connery) The Rock*

T-800/John Connor (Arnold Schwarzenegger/Edward Furlong) Terminator 2: Judgment Day

The Dude/Walter Sobchak (Jeff Bridges/John Goodman) The Big Lebowski*

Tommy Callahan/Richard Hayden (Chris Farley/David Spade) Tommy Boy

Tony Montana/Manny Ray (Al Pacino/Steven Bauer) Scarface

Wayne Campbell/Garth Algar (Mike Myers/Dana Carvey) Waynes World series*

Woody/Buzz Lightyear (Tom Hanks/Tim Allen) Toy Story series**

Wyatt "Captain America" Earp/Billy (Peter Fonda/Dennis Hopper) Easy Rider

Wyatt Earp/Doc Holliday (Kurt Russell/Val Kilmer) Tombstone



WILD CARDS
Bandit/Cledus "Snowman" Snow (Burt Reynolds/Jerry Reed) Smokey and the Bandit series*

Bob McKenzie/Doug McKenzie (Rick Moranis/Dave Thomas) Strange Brew

Bob Woodward/Carl Bernstein (Robert Redford/Dustin Hoffman) All the President's Men*

Dirk Diggler/Reed Rothchild (Mark Wahlberg/John C, Reilly) Boogie Nights

Dr. Evil/Mini-Me (Mike Myers/Verne Troyer) Austin Powers series**

George Milton/Lennie Small (Gary Sinise/John Malkovich) Of Mice and Men*

Harry Lime/Marv Merchants (Joe Pesci/Daniel Stern) Home Alone

Harry Potter/Ron Weasley (Daniel Radcliffe/Rupert Grint} Harry Potter series

JJ McClure/Victor Princi aka Capt. Chaos (Burt Reynolds/Dom DeLuise) The Cannonball Run series**

Louis Skolnik/Gilbert Lowell (Robert Carradine/Anthony Edwards) Revenge of the Nerds*

Max Bialystock/Leo Bloom (Zero Mostel/Gene Wilder) The Producers

Qui-Gon Jinn/Obi-Wan Kenobi (Liam Neeson/Ewan McGregor) S.W. Episode 1: The Phantom Menace***

Romy White/Michele Weinberger (Mira Sorvino/Lisa Kudrow) Romy and Michele's High School Reunion

Skip Donahue/Harry Monroe (Gene Wilder/Richard Pryor) Stir Crazy**

Timon/Pumbaa (Nathan Lane/Ernie Sabella) The Lion King

Vincent J. Ricardo/Sheldon S. Kornpett, D.D.S. (Peter Falk/Alan Arkin) The In-Laws**




Since I'll be participating in this tourney as well, here are my first 5 nominations:

Del Griffith/Neal Page (John Candy/Steve Martin) Planes, Trains, and Automobiles
Jules Winnfield/Vincent Vega (Samuel L. Jackson/John Travolta) Pulp Fiction
Jack Cates/Reggie Hammond (Nick Nolte/Eddie Murphy) 48 Hrs
Bill and Ted (Alex Winter/Keanu Reeves) Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure
Indiana Jones/Henry Jones Sr. (Harrison Ford/Sean Connery) Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
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#2 of 600 OFFLINE   Ric Bagoly

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Posted February 27 2003 - 12:45 PM

Nominate-

Wyatt "Captain America" Earp / Billy-Easy Rider

Jim Morrison / Ray Manzarek / Robby Krieger / John Densmore-The Doors

Pedro DePacas / Anthony "Man" Stoner-Up In Smoke

Raoul Duke aka Hunter S. Thompson / Dr. Gonzo aka Oscar Zeta Accosta-Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas

Martin Riggs / Roger Murtaugh-Lethal Weapon Series

Second-

Jules Winnfield / Vincent Vega

Jack Cates / Reggie Hammond

Bill And Ted
"You can't be the first, and you'll never be the last, but baby, you can ALL be next! Woooooooo!!!"

#3 of 600 OFFLINE   ErikG

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Posted February 27 2003 - 01:33 PM

Ric, I'm sorry but I'm going to have to say no to The Doors, since it is more than two people. Nominations should consist of 2 characters only. Posted Image

Your other noms are excellent! Posted Image

ADDED: I edited my initial post to specify two character buddy/teams only. Posted Image
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#4 of 600 OFFLINE   Jan H

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Posted February 27 2003 - 01:54 PM

Nominate:

Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid - Newman & Redford


Stripes - Bill Murray & Harold Ramis


The Road to Bali - Hope & Crosby

#5 of 600 OFFLINE   Scott Weinberg

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Posted February 27 2003 - 02:02 PM

Nominate:

Charles Grodin & Robert De Niro in Midnight Run
Peter Falk & Alan Arkin in The In-Laws
Dan Aykroyd & John Belushi in The Blues Brothers
Kermit the Frog & Fozzie Bear in The Muppet Movie
R2-D2 & C-3P0 in Star Wars, The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi

#6 of 600 OFFLINE   Scott Weinberg

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Posted February 27 2003 - 02:05 PM

Second:

Martin Riggs / Roger Murtaugh-Lethal Weapon Series
Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid - Newman & Redford
Stripes - Bill Murray & Harold Ramis

Third:

Jules Winnfield / Vincent Vega

Jack Cates / Reggie Hammond

Bill And Ted

(2 of each remaining)

#7 of 600 OFFLINE   Jan H

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Posted February 27 2003 - 02:41 PM

Second:

The Droids from Star Wars

Grodin & DeNiro - Midnight Run

#8 of 600 OFFLINE   ChuckDeLa

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Posted February 27 2003 - 03:41 PM

Nominate:

Frodo Baggins & Samwise Gamgee - Lord of the Rings trilogy
Mark Borchardt & Mike Schank - American Movie
Leon & Mathilda - Leon: The Professional
James P. "Sulley" Sullivan & Mike Wazowski - Monsters, Inc.
Ivan Alexeev & Josh Tager - Tapeheads

Holding on to my 2nds and 3rds for now.

#9 of 600 OFFLINE   ErikG

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Posted February 27 2003 - 06:10 PM

Lists Updated...


I'll Second:

Pedro DePacas/Anthony "Man" Stoner Up In Smoke
Dan Aykroyd & John Belushi The Blues Brothers

And Third:

Martin Riggs/Roger Murtaugh Lethal Weapon Series
R2-D2 & C-3P0 Star Wars series
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#10 of 600 OFFLINE   John Thomas

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Posted February 27 2003 - 06:17 PM

Quote:
R2-D2 & C-3P0


Oh yeah. That's gonna be hard to beat.

I do have one nomination though:

Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau: Odd Couple or Grumpy Old Men.


#11 of 600 OFFLINE   Angelo.M

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Posted February 28 2003 - 12:36 AM


thelma and louise


#12 of 600 OFFLINE   george kaplan

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Posted February 28 2003 - 01:11 AM

Well I'll second:

Lemmon/Matthau from the Odd Couple series
Lemmon/Matthau from the Grumpy Old Men series
Neal Page/Del Griffith from Planes, Trains & Automobiles
Hope/Crosby from the Road series

I'll third:

Butch & Sundance
The Blues Brothers

and I'll nominate:

Paul Newman & Robert Redford - The Sting
Spencer Tracy & Katherine Hepburn - Adam's Rib
Han Solo & Chewie - Star Wars series
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#13 of 600 OFFLINE   ChuckDeLa

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Posted February 28 2003 - 05:26 AM

Third:
Midnight Run
Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Second:
Han & Chewbacca

#14 of 600 OFFLINE   Ric Bagoly

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Posted February 28 2003 - 10:25 AM

Since the Doors are out, I'll Nominate

Eliot Ness / Jim Malone-The Untouchables
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#15 of 600 OFFLINE   Ric Bagoly

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Posted February 28 2003 - 10:28 AM

Uh Erik, Wyatt and Billy aren't listed among the nominees...
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#16 of 600 OFFLINE   Ric Bagoly

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Posted February 28 2003 - 10:32 AM

Second-

Leon / Matilda
"You can't be the first, and you'll never be the last, but baby, you can ALL be next! Woooooooo!!!"

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Posted February 28 2003 - 10:44 AM

I'll Nominate
Chris Farley/David Spade In Tommy Boy

I'll third
Leon / Matilda
Lemmon/Matthau from the Grumpy Old Men series

#18 of 600 OFFLINE   ErikG

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Posted February 28 2003 - 10:53 AM

Quote:
Uh Erik, Wyatt and Billy aren't listed among the nominees...


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#19 of 600 OFFLINE   ErikG

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Posted February 28 2003 - 11:23 AM

2 more noms, seconds, and thirds for those who have participated.
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#20 of 600 OFFLINE   ChuckDeLa

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Posted February 28 2003 - 01:20 PM

A double-dose of Owen Wilson...

Nominate:
Anthony and Dignan - Bottle Rocket
Chon Wang and Roy O'Bannon - Shanghai Noon/Knights





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