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Haiku "Name that film"!


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#1 of 37 john davies

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Posted November 05 2003 - 04:44 AM

Yes, O J returns,
For a renegade's revenge
In western country.

Name that film!

#2 of 37 Paul_Sjordal

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Posted November 05 2003 - 04:57 AM

Uh, Naked Gun?

My answer has nothing to do with your haiku. It's just the only O.J. Simpson movie I can think of at the moment. Posted Image
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#3 of 37 john davies

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Posted November 05 2003 - 06:02 AM

Ah, well, O J Simpson isn't in it... which should be a clue!

#4 of 37 john davies

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Posted November 05 2003 - 07:07 AM

O.k, a clue- no Westforest star, here he took the same name as Princess Di.

#5 of 37 john davies

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Posted November 05 2003 - 07:40 PM

Seems another clue is in order. It was a film of the 70's, with chief support, by George!

#6 of 37 Greg_S_H

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Posted November 05 2003 - 08:10 PM

Outlaw Josey Wales. Now, do I need to come up with one? I'll make it easy on myself.

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#7 of 37 Tom Oh

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Posted November 05 2003 - 08:21 PM

That one was easy
More challenging Haiku please
Answer Godfather

#8 of 37 john davies

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Posted November 05 2003 - 08:42 PM

Your turn, Tom.

#9 of 37 Greg_S_H

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Posted November 05 2003 - 09:30 PM

This is a fun game you've invented, John. Maybe we need some rules, though. It should probably be where the one who answers provides the next haiku, but there should be a time limit so the game can continue if someone decides to pass. This isn't a shot at Tom, as his answer hasn't been up long. Posted Image But, it could become an issue.

Also, maybe people with too much time on their hands could provide three haikus: beginner, intermediate and advanced. Mine obviously falls into the first category, and I'd say yours is somewhere between intermediate and advanced, John. I only knock it back a bit because Outlaw Josey Wales was on the tip of my mind earlier, but I wasn't sure until your last clue.

#10 of 37 Matthew_Millheiser

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Posted November 05 2003 - 09:56 PM

Pointless sci-fi film
Shapely Italian women
Leader of the band

EDIT: Oops, didn't see the rule about starting a new haiku. Sorry! Posted Image

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#11 of 37 Greg_S_H

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Posted November 05 2003 - 09:58 PM

They're not hard-and-fast rules. The more haikus, the better. Posted Image

#12 of 37 Matthew_Millheiser

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Posted November 06 2003 - 06:58 AM

No one for my haiku? C'mon, the movie is a classic piece of cinema! Posted Image
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#13 of 37 john davies

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Posted November 06 2003 - 07:16 AM

I must admit i've wracked my brains over sci-fi films to no effect so far. How about another teeny clue?

#14 of 37 Christ Reynolds

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Posted November 06 2003 - 10:18 AM

i'd say matthew's is the matrix reloaded. although i thought keanu reeves played bass guitar in his band (if i am right). no argument about monica bellucci, she is quite shapely (and almost 40 Posted Image )

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#15 of 37 Greg_R

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Posted November 06 2003 - 01:41 PM

Quote:
The more haikus, the better.
OK...

Movie #1 (easy):
Music never stops
Disney's second attempt makes
more money than 1st
Fantasia 2000...................


Movie #2 (medium):
Queen blares on speakers
ah-ahhh, he's a miracle
check out the jetski
Flash Gordon....................


Movie #3 (maybe hard?):
Hot woman trains Clint
Weird guy cackles in the dark
Eastwood almost falls
The Eiger Sanction..............


#16 of 37 Matt Pelham

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Posted November 06 2003 - 04:48 PM

Calling in the Wolf
A racecar in the red
What's in the briefcase?

#17 of 37 MartinTeller

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Posted November 06 2003 - 05:30 PM

Too easy! Pulp Fiction!

Let's see... this is an easy one, too, but I'm too tired to come up with anything better

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#18 of 37 Ralph Summa

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Posted November 07 2003 - 06:48 AM

Martin

Blue Velvet!


OOPS! Forgot one of my own.

Let's go to the beach!

Must find the very last one.

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#19 of 37 john davies

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Posted November 07 2003 - 07:13 AM

Martin's sounds like Blue Velvet.

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Posted November 07 2003 - 07:41 AM

Yep, Ralph got it.