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80. dupe
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  -TV/Movie Clich Drop Box Montauk6  Jun-28-07 02:52 PM   #0 
  - Special guest appearance by brassy over-the-hill actress as "Mother"....n/t  formerrepuke   Jun-28-07 03:14 PM   #1 
  - "I've got a bad feeling about this."  Bornaginhooligan   Jun-28-07 03:17 PM   #2 
  - Along with #7, Toccata and Fugue in D Minor by Bach  EstimatedProphet   Jun-28-07 03:17 PM   #3 
  - Parking space always available right in front of the place you're going even in downtown NYC  LynneSin   Jun-28-07 03:18 PM   #4 
  - "Did you hear something?"  Prag   Jun-28-07 03:20 PM   #5 
  - Don't have sex  lost-in-nj   Jun-28-07 03:20 PM   #6 
  - Or take your summer vacation in a place that has had multiple,  sarge43   Jun-28-07 03:30 PM   #9 
  - A baguette is always poking out of every grocery bag,  myrna minx   Jun-28-07 03:25 PM   #7 
  - and carrot tops.  AllegroRondo   Jun-28-07 03:45 PM   #13 
  - I do, but I don't leave them hanging out of the bag. n/t  grace0418   Jun-28-07 03:51 PM   #14 
  - And spaghetti which always gets spilled all over the sidewake.  sarge43   Jun-28-07 04:25 PM   #27 
  - With oranges. n/t  WakeMeUp   Jun-29-07 12:04 AM   #63 
  - Baguette, celery, carrot tops.  Left Is Write   Jun-29-07 01:58 PM   #92 
  - Another one that's becoming TOO commonplace for my taste  Montauk6   Jun-28-07 03:30 PM   #8 
  - I've noticed that, too.  driver8   Jun-28-07 03:59 PM   #19 
  - People who THINK they're being edgy and hip.  Montauk6   Jun-28-07 04:20 PM   #25 
  - what movies are you watching?  JVS   Jun-28-07 09:59 PM   #53 
  - All Phone #'s......  querelle   Jun-28-07 03:32 PM   #10 
  - Way back when wasn't it Echo Valley or Murray Hill?  Montauk6   Jun-28-07 03:35 PM   #12 
  - KLondike 5-5555  datasuspect   Jun-29-07 01:57 AM   #69 
  - They reserve that purposefully for movies and tv so people don't have to suffer  grace0418   Jun-28-07 03:56 PM   #16 
  - There's a Walter Matthau movie from the 70s "Charley Varrick"...  mitchum   Jun-28-07 07:30 PM   #44 
  - Safety exchange  bikebloke   Jun-28-07 03:58 PM   #17 
  - If they didn't do this, do you know how many morans would be  driver8   Jun-28-07 04:00 PM   #21 
  - Yes, but they're supposed to be creative people, there's a million ways to work around that.  quiet.american   Jun-28-07 09:17 PM   #45 
     - Yeah, but then you'll be complaining because they are always  driver8   Jun-28-07 09:46 PM   #47 
        - Call me at 555-2148 and we'll talk about it some more. ;) n/t  quiet.american   Jun-28-07 09:52 PM   #49 
  - I'd like to see this happen in some movie:  bob_weaver   Jun-29-07 07:05 AM   #81 
  - And speaking of phones...  Left Is Write   Jun-29-07 02:59 PM   #97 
  - Evil Twins  cobalt1999   Jun-28-07 03:35 PM   #11 
  - "I'm so cold" when you're about to die.  grace0418   Jun-28-07 03:53 PM   #15 
  - LOL, I like it. nt.  cobalt1999   Jun-28-07 04:02 PM   #22 
  - My faves  sarge43   Jun-28-07 03:59 PM   #18 
  - and cars that are all only a few years old  AllegroRondo   Jun-28-07 04:02 PM   #23 
  - "Our Hero is two giggles and one shoot out from going totally bug fuck"  Esra Star   Jun-28-07 09:46 PM   #48 
  - "tell my wife I love her" right before a protagonist dies.  slj0101   Jun-28-07 04:00 PM   #20 
  - Joke about back hair for no apparent reason....  SacredCow   Jun-28-07 04:04 PM   #24 
  - Guns that never run out of ammo.  trof   Jun-28-07 04:23 PM   #26 
  - Chinese take-out in every refrigerator  Inchworm   Jun-28-07 04:40 PM   #28 
  - Buying $80 worth of Chinese takeout (usually for two people)  MorningGlow   Jun-28-07 09:57 PM   #52 
  - And they never order from a Chinese place where the takeout comes...  mitchum   Jun-28-07 11:46 PM   #61 
  - For some reason, people in films on on TV never say "goodbye" before they  myrna minx   Jun-29-07 08:04 AM   #87 
     - That one really bothers me  Mad_Dem_X   Jun-29-07 03:21 PM   #98 
  - Oh yeah, some more that come to mind  Montauk6   Jun-28-07 04:47 PM   #29 
  - funny!  bob_weaver   Jun-29-07 07:10 AM   #82 
  - Here's Some  Yavin4   Jun-28-07 04:56 PM   #30 
  - Oh where the lighting is blue and the couple slams up against the wall, buttons flying?  Montauk6   Jun-28-07 05:01 PM   #31 
  - Who Knocks Over Their Figurines and Dishes To Have Sex?  Yavin4   Jun-28-07 10:25 PM   #58 
     - Unless they have a fetish for smashing Hummel or Precious Moments figurines.  myrna minx   Jun-29-07 08:07 AM   #88 
  - Highly passionate sex scenes .....  sarge43   Jun-28-07 05:13 PM   #32 
  - Or dragging the sheet off the bed  MorningGlow   Jun-28-07 09:56 PM   #51 
  - corrollary  datasuspect   Jun-29-07 02:01 AM   #70 
  - People never finish off "the killer" when they have a chance.  driver8   Jun-28-07 05:22 PM   #33 
  - and they have a discussion over the body  Phentex   Jun-29-07 06:42 AM   #76 
  - The one that bothers me worse....  dicksteele   Jun-29-07 06:58 AM   #79 
  - Rag tag gang of misfits gathered together for an important mission  mitchum   Jun-28-07 06:44 PM   #34 
  - Sam Shepardesque drifter arrives in small southwestern town...  mitchum   Jun-28-07 06:47 PM   #35 
  - Was Seven Samurai the first of that? Asphalt Jungle maybe? Or something silent?  jpgray   Jun-28-07 10:07 PM   #55 
  - Hey, Asphalt Jungle is a good call...  mitchum   Jun-28-07 11:42 PM   #60 
  - Or, a ragtag gang of misfits form a sports team  Mad_Dem_X   Jun-29-07 03:24 PM   #99 
     - Tolerance through touchdowns!  mitchum   Jun-30-07 11:37 AM   #105 
  - The wise ancient Black woman. Why don't they just go ahead and name that...  mitchum   Jun-28-07 06:50 PM   #36 
  - A charmingly sinister Christopher Walken in a 10 minute cameo  mitchum   Jun-28-07 06:51 PM   #37 
  - Who always happens to be sitting on the same park bench as the protagonist,  bob_weaver   Jun-29-07 07:14 AM   #83 
  - A Rolling Stones song on the soundtrack when something "decadent" is occuring  mitchum   Jun-28-07 06:53 PM   #38 
  - A nerdy little kid who is a boy genius and not just a nerdy little kid  mitchum   Jun-28-07 06:55 PM   #39 
  - Stopping the explosive device with exactly one second left. n/t  ReadTomPaine   Jun-28-07 06:59 PM   #40 
  - And why is there a digital time display on the outside of that bomb?  mitchum   Jun-28-07 07:02 PM   #41 
     - With nice large numbers that a camera can see from 10 paces... n/t  ReadTomPaine   Jun-28-07 07:06 PM   #42 
  - Dropping the F'ing keys  fudge stripe cookays   Jun-28-07 07:12 PM   #43 
  - And then the car doesn't start. n/t  WakeMeUp   Jun-29-07 12:10 AM   #64 
     - Yup, forgot that one.  fudge stripe cookays   Jun-29-07 07:52 AM   #86 
  - "Is he.....?"  quiet.american   Jun-28-07 09:22 PM   #46 
  - Good one  jpgray   Jun-28-07 10:08 PM   #56 
  - could you imagine if a movie had a 7 minute finding the keys scene.  JVS   Jun-28-07 09:55 PM   #50 
  - (looking at sky) Nooooooooooo!  jpgray   Jun-28-07 10:06 PM   #54 
  - Hurt soldier takes fucking -forever- to die while relating pseudo-emotional pap to tearful comrade  jpgray   Jun-28-07 10:09 PM   #57 
  - You mean Private Deadmeat?  sarge43   Jun-29-07 06:47 AM   #77 
  - The Villain That Goes Into A Soliloquy Thus Giving The Hero Time To Escape  Yavin4   Jun-28-07 10:29 PM   #59 
  - Great slam of that one in The Incredibles  sarge43   Jun-29-07 06:26 AM   #73 
  - but, then we wouldn't get those classic lines  NewJeffCT   Jun-29-07 02:51 PM   #94 
  - You forgot our heroes/heroines running away from explosions...  CBHagman   Jun-28-07 11:55 PM   #62 
  - Every time a character receives a gift, it's in a box  LibDemAlways   Jun-29-07 01:51 AM   #65 
  - "I'm going in!" used in action movies  idgiehkt   Jun-29-07 01:53 AM   #66 
  - if you came up with this list yourself  datasuspect   Jun-29-07 01:56 AM   #67 
  - "My God, what have I done?!?" (nt)  Squeegee   Jun-29-07 01:56 AM   #68 
  - Characters who are unrealistically attractive in mundane, go-nowhere jobs  jpgray   Jun-29-07 03:07 AM   #71 
  - Hosing down a street for purty night shots  Peake   Jun-29-07 03:30 AM   #72 
  - Don't forget the solo alto sax on the sound track. n/t  sarge43   Jun-29-07 06:31 AM   #74 
  - Carl Reiner's parody of neo-noir "Fatal Instinct" actually has Clarence Clemmons...  mitchum   Jun-29-07 01:14 PM   #90 
  - And that steam illuminated with blue lights, that seems to be there for no reason  bob_weaver   Jun-29-07 07:20 AM   #84 
     - Forests with mysterious klieg light installations to heighten mood are also suspicious  Peake   Jun-29-07 01:35 PM   #91 
        - Also when they try to simulate moonlight by filming in the sunshine, then darkening it  bob_weaver   Jun-29-07 02:51 PM   #95 
        - Oh yes, the ones that were following the Nazgul through the Shire. n/t  sarge43   Jun-30-07 08:50 AM   #102 
  - Car chase scenes ... always knock over fruit/veggie stands  Phentex   Jun-29-07 06:41 AM   #75 
  - Roger Ebert made fun of that in one of his articles,  bob_weaver   Jun-29-07 07:22 AM   #85 
  - There's a whole web site about this subject...  bob_weaver   Jun-29-07 06:58 AM   #78 
  - good site  NewJeffCT   Jun-29-07 03:29 PM   #100 
  - dupe  bob_weaver   Jun-29-07 07:01 AM   #80 
  - Women having sex wearing bras  displacedtexan   Jun-29-07 08:11 AM   #89 
  - I sent this one in to Roger Ebert: The Lady MacBeth Shower Of Penitance:  Aristus   Jun-29-07 02:46 PM   #93 
  - The minions of the main bad guy can't shoot worth a damn  NewJeffCT   Jun-29-07 02:52 PM   #96 
  - And his guards can't spot a bull in a china shop, let alone  sarge43   Jun-29-07 04:35 PM   #101 
  - 1) C'mon, let's get out of here.  Recovered Repug   Jun-30-07 10:52 AM   #103 
     - #4  charlie and algernon   Jun-30-07 11:22 AM   #104 
 

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