Another quickie TD-ish quiz....

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Re: Another quickie TD-ish quiz....

Postby Magna » Thu Jul 05, 2012 12:47 pm

Charlotte's Web
The Bugs Bunny Roadrunner Movie
Scrooged (To interest cats in watching TV, Francis X. Cross casts a mouse as a reindeer in his Christmas special.)

(Also, fwiw, Who Framed Roger Rabbit didn't have a question mark at the end.)
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Re: Another quickie TD-ish quiz....

Postby RandyG » Thu Jul 05, 2012 1:19 pm

Volante wrote:
RandyG wrote:Yes, something like Titanic did come to mind when I formulated the question and conditions. Don't recall the movie too well, but I figured that there would be rats on board, which would likely appear in some form at some point. (Is Anchors Aweigh in the same category?) There have probably been hundreds of movies where rats or other vermin have been seen briefly just scurrying around. The intent was to not include those, but we're not keeping score, so it isn't all that important where the line is drawn.

Well, they were used as a plot mover (and quippy one liner) in Titanic; couldn't have the line without the rats.

As far as Anchors Aweigh...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uJzYKm1_Bvo

All works for me.

Magna wrote:Charlotte's Web
The Bugs Bunny Roadrunner Movie
Scrooged (To interest cats in watching TV, Francis X. Cross casts a mouse as a reindeer in his Christmas special.)

(Also, fwiw, Who Framed Roger Rabbit didn't have a question mark at the end.)

Good! I was wondering how long it would take for Charlotte's Web to come up. :) That's actually the last one on my list of more obvious answers.
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Re: Another quickie TD-ish quiz....

Postby Woppy T » Thu Jul 05, 2012 1:50 pm

Diamonds are Forever

Kindergarten Cop (?)
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Re: Another quickie TD-ish quiz....

Postby SkeeBallRaif » Thu Jul 05, 2012 1:59 pm

Anyone who was in elementary school in the early '90s should be able to give this answer:

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
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Re: Another quickie TD-ish quiz....

Postby Turd Ferguson » Thu Jul 05, 2012 2:53 pm

If Donnie Darko counts, how about the House Bunny? Legally Blonde? (Reese at the "costume party")
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Re: Another quickie TD-ish quiz....

Postby Volante » Thu Jul 05, 2012 3:48 pm

Turd Ferguson wrote:If Donnie Darko counts, how about the House Bunny? Legally Blonde? (Reese at the "costume party")

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Re: Another quickie TD-ish quiz....

Postby Magna » Thu Jul 05, 2012 8:03 pm

OK to pile on more than 3 now? If so....
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The Lost Weekend - Ray Milland's character's hallucination/DT-induced dream involves a mouse creeping out of a hole in the wall
The Princess Bride (ROUS's - you know, Rodents Of Unusual Size)
Shrek - the three blind mice
Babes in Toyland (Laurel and Hardy version)- one of the citizens of Toyland was a Mickey Mouse ripoff who bombed the attackers from the air (don't know why Disney didn't sue - or maybe it did)
1984 (rats used to torture Winston Smith)
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade - rats in Venetian mausoleum
Not sure if it was a big enough scene, but in Raiders of the Lost Ark a mouse was zapped by the crated ark
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Re: Another quickie TD-ish quiz....

Postby WRV » Thu Jul 05, 2012 8:08 pm

The Andromeda Strain (Lab rats are used to see if Andromeda is still lethal)
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Re: Another quickie TD-ish quiz....

Postby Rackme32 » Fri Jul 06, 2012 9:36 pm

Okay, here's an obscure one... Being a silent-movie nut, I've seen this a good number of times.

The Rat's Knuckles (1925)

Charley Chase (as his "Jimmy Jump" character) has invented a better mouse trap... A HUMANE one! The full movie is 11 minutes long, but here's an even shorter version: The video is 8 minutes, what is shown of the movie after the intro is about 7 minutes.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t416-60OcfY

Many of my favorite gags, including the entire "We're gonna get rich" dream sequence, are missing from this edit. The ending, where "Jimmy" reveals how his "fabulous" invention works, is very much intact.
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Re: Another quickie TD-ish quiz....

Postby RandyG » Sun Jul 08, 2012 6:36 pm

Catching up the last set. Nice job. Thanks all!

Until the next quickie quiz.... or maybe a real TD. Anybody?

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Re: Another quickie TD-ish quiz....

Postby jeff6286 » Sun Jul 08, 2012 7:13 pm

RandyG wrote:Catching up the last set. Nice job. Thanks all!

Until the next quickie quiz.... or maybe a real TD. Anybody?


I'm planning to have one posted either tonight or tomorrow.
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Re: Another quickie TD-ish quiz....

Postby RandyG » Sun Jul 08, 2012 7:26 pm

jeff6286 wrote:
RandyG wrote:Catching up the last set. Nice job. Thanks all!

Until the next quickie quiz.... or maybe a real TD. Anybody?


I'm planning to have one posted either tonight or tomorrow.


...and the crowd is going wild!!!!
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Re: Another quickie TD-ish quiz....

Postby Magna » Mon Jul 09, 2012 11:52 am

If you're including shorts...
Mickey and the Beanstalk
Thru the Mirror
The Brave Little Tailor
Gulliver Mickey
Mr. Mouse Takes a Trip
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Re: Another quickie TD-ish quiz....

Postby Paucle » Mon Jul 09, 2012 12:17 pm

did they ever do a Runaway Ralph movie, or The Mouse and the Motorcycle ?
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Re: Another quickie TD-ish quiz....

Postby RandyG » Thu Jul 12, 2012 11:03 am

Magna wrote:If you're including shorts...
Mickey and the Beanstalk
Thru the Mirror
The Brave Little Tailor
Gulliver Mickey
Mr. Mouse Takes a Trip

No, shorts were purposely excluded, as there are probably a zillion of those. In a moment of weakness, I listed the silent short.

Paucle wrote:did they ever do a Runaway Ralph movie, or The Mouse and the Motorcycle ?

Apparently so, http://www.amazon.com/Runaway-Ralph/dp/B00366E1B4, but not as a theatrical release.
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