Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

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Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by rjaguar3 » Thu Sep 14, 2017 9:53 am

TOC standings are here.

On we go.

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by rjaguar3 » Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:17 am

EBERT'S BEST FILMS OF THE YEAR

2: For 1991, Ebert selected this Oliver Stone film investigating the events of November 22, 1963.

4: Ebert's best film for 1995 was this one, for which Nicolas Cage won his only Oscar.

6: This 1975 Robert Altman film documents the lives of "locals and visitors, all of whom...are obsessed with country music".

8: Ebert wrote that this 1988 film about the 1964 murder of three voting rights advocates "is not a documentary" but "a gritty police drama."

10: Ebert's pick for 1983 was this film featuring X-1 test pilot Chuck Yeager.

TOUGH WORLD CAPITALS

3: Sierra Leone's capital has this name, a combination of two common English words.

6: After World War I, Poland and Lithuania fought over this city, now Lithuania's capital.

9: The Rova is a royal palace used by the Imerina Kingdom in this Malagasy capital.

12: This capital of Papua New Guinea is named for the father of the captain who explored its harbor in 1873.

15: The Tanoa International Dateline Hotel is in this capital of Tonga.

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by rjaguar3 » Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:18 am

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by rjaguar3 » Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:18 am

Answers will go here.

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by Wpwells » Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:27 am

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2: JFK
4: Leaving Las Vegas
6: Nashville
8: CLAM
10: CLAM

3: Freetown
6: Vilnius
9: Antananarivo
12: Port Moresby
15: Nuku'alofa

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by QBall » Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:28 am

SpoilerShow
2: JFK
4: Leaving Las Vegas
6: Nashville
8: Mississippi Burning
10: The Right Stuff

3: Freetown
6: Vilnius
9:
12: Port Moresby
15:

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by Clue Jungry » Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:43 am

SpoilerShow
EBERT'S BEST FILMS OF THE YEAR
2: JFK
4: Leaving Las Vegas
6: Nashville
8: Mississippi Burning
10: The Right Stuff

TOUGH WORLD CAPITALS
3: Freetown
6: Vilnius
9: Antananarivo
12: Port Moresby
15: CLAM (It's something like Tu'alofa, but I fear I'm missing some letters)

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by PowerofHoodoo » Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:49 am

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EBERT'S BEST FILMS OF THE YEAR
2. JFK
4. Leaving Las Vegas
6. Nashville
8. Mississippi Burning
10. The Right Stuff

TOUGH WORLD CAPITALS
3. Freetown
6. Vilnius
9. CLAM
12. Port Moresby
15. CLAM

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by nlw44 » Thu Sep 14, 2017 11:12 am

SpoilerShow
2: JFK
4: Leaving Las Vegas
6: Nashville
8: Mississippi Burning
10: The Right Stuff

3: Freetown
6: Vilnius
9: Antananarivo
12: Port Moresby
15: Nuku'alofa
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by ElendilPickle » Thu Sep 14, 2017 11:55 am

SpoilerShow
2: JFK
4: Leaving Las Vegas
6: Nashville
8: Mississippi Burning
10: The Right Stuff

3: Freetown
6: Vilnius
9: Antananarivo
12: Port Moresby
15:

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by Woof » Thu Sep 14, 2017 1:08 pm

SpoilerShow
EBERT'S BEST FILMS OF THE YEAR

2: JFK

4: Leaving Las Vegas

6: Nashville

8: Mississippi Burning?

10: The Right Stuff

TOUGH WORLD CAPITALS

3: Freetown

6: Vilnius

9: Antananarivo

12: Port Moresby

15: CLAMville

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by SwanShadow » Thu Sep 14, 2017 1:21 pm

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EBERT'S BEST FILMS OF THE YEAR

2: What is JFK?

4: What is Leaving Las Vegas?

6: What is Nashville?

8: What is Mississippi Burning?

10: What is The Right Stuff?

TOUGH WORLD CAPITALS

3: What is Freetown?

6: What is Vilnius?

9: What is Antananarivo?

12: What is Port Moresby?

15: What is Nukualofa?
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by cbec » Thu Sep 14, 2017 1:54 pm

SpoilerShow
EBERT'S BEST FILMS OF THE YEAR

2: JFK

4: Leaving Las Vegas

6: Nashville

8: Mississippi Burning

10: The Right Stuff

TOUGH WORLD CAPITALS

3: Freetown

6: Vilnius

9: CLAM

12: Port Moresby

15: CLAM

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by joepozz » Thu Sep 14, 2017 2:04 pm

SpoilerShow
2: JFK
4: Leaving Las Vegas
6: Nashville
8: Mississippi Burning
10: The Right Stuff

3: Freetown
6: Vilnius
9: clam
12: clam
15: clam

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by cheezguyty » Thu Sep 14, 2017 8:52 pm

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2. JFK
4. Leaving Las Vegas
6.
8. Colors
10. The Right Stuff

3. Freetown
6. Vilnius
9. Antananarivo
12. Port Moresby
15. Nuku'alofa

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by cinemaniax7 » Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:41 pm

SpoilerShow
2: JFK
4: Leaving Las Vegas
6: Nashville
8: Mississippi Burning
10: The Right Stuff

3: Freetown
6: Vilnius
9: Antananarivo
12: Port Moresby
15: CLAM

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by Schliemann » Thu Sep 14, 2017 11:25 pm

SpoilerShow
2: JFK
4: Leaving Las Vegas
6: Nashville
8: Mississippi Burning
10: The Right Stuff

3: Freetown
6: Vilnius
9: Antananarivo
12: Port Moresby
15: Nuku'alofa

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by mujason » Fri Sep 15, 2017 12:35 am

SpoilerShow
EBERT'S BEST FILMS OF THE YEAR

2: JFK

4: Leaving Las Vegas

6: Nashville

8: Mississippi Burning

10: The Right Stuff

TOUGH WORLD CAPITALS

3: Freetown

6: Vilnius

9: Antananarivo

12: Port Moresby

15: clam
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--TOC Day 2

Post by Cat Hammarskjold » Fri Sep 15, 2017 3:07 am

rjaguar3 wrote:
Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:18 am
Answer template:
SpoilerShow
2: JFK
4: CLAM
6: CLAM
8: CLAM
10: The Right Stuff

3: Freetown
6: VIlnius
9: Antananarivo
12: Port Moresby
15: Nuku'alofa
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