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Musical Mondays Off-Week 7 (Cinco DeNio's Pick)

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#1 Cameron H.

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 03:25 AM

Hey, guys! Cinco DeNio was on the ball. No waiting this week...

The new movie is...

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 04:11 AM

Ahhh! So many mixed feelings! Nice pick, I think we'll have plenty to talk about...
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 04:17 AM

Oooo... I wonder how many of us will feel the same as Jimmy Pardo
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 05:02 AM

Yep! Here's the story behind it.

A few years ago my niece was staying with me and she LOVES this movie. I took her to see La bohème when the NYC Metropolitan Opera broadcast it into movie theaters. That same night she tried to show me the La Vie Bohème number and I wasn't having it. I was tired, cranky and too much "The original is the best. Everything else is crap!" I could have watched the whole thing the next night but I didn't.

When Musical Mondays came up I saw it as my chance to finally give the movie an honest viewing and make up for the disrespect I gave my niece and the movie. I watched this for the first time last night. When we're done discussing it after next week I'll send my niece the Blu-Ray.

Thanks everyone for giving me the chance to redeem myself!
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 05:08 AM


(singing)"We are just like Romeo and Juliet. We're happy, young and <hacking cough> hemorrhaging blood."
-- Mary Lane, Reefer Madness: The Movie Musical (2005)

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 05:25 AM

View PostCinco DeNio, on 20 March 2017 - 05:08 AM, said:



HOLY SHIT how had I never seen this before? I mean, I've seen 'Trading Places', but as a huge Blues Brothers fan, I have absolutely no memory of this moment of Frank Oz recreating Jake's release bit. Awesome. Thanks, man.
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 05:39 AM

View PostBaby CakeBug, on 20 March 2017 - 05:25 AM, said:

HOLY SHIT how had I never seen this before? I mean, I've seen 'Trading Places', but as a huge Blues Brothers fan, I have absolutely no memory of this moment of Frank Oz recreating Jake's release bit. Awesome. Thanks, man.

Frank Oz is a true artist. He didn't want to just re-do the Blues Brothers scene beat for beat. The scene from Trading Places is him processing Winthorpe INTO prison. That's the only real difference. :D
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 05:49 AM

Oh man also got so many mixed feelings about this movie! My friends are all obsessed though so they'll be pleased to hear I'm watching it again lol.
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 06:48 AM

Oh wow. I watched this in December last year for the first time. I had some friends that were obsessed with the stage musical in high school, but I really didn't know anything about it. I hope our stage nerds are ready to fill us in on the differences next week because I'm really curious to know why it's so beloved while the movie got a pretty "meh" reception.
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:09 AM

Every time this movie comes up (which I've never seen), all I think about this...


Wills: Just eating my beef, babe.
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:31 AM

View PostCameron H., on 20 March 2017 - 07:09 AM, said:

Every time this movie comes up (which I've never seen), all I think about this...



Stop ruining a future pick
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:39 AM

My father took me to see Rent on Broadway. It was an awkward ride home, lol.

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:40 AM

View Posttaylor anne photo, on 20 March 2017 - 07:31 AM, said:


Stop ruining a future pick


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:42 AM

View PostCameron H., on 20 March 2017 - 07:40 AM, said:

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:44 AM

View Posttaylor anne photo, on 20 March 2017 - 07:31 AM, said:

Stop ruining a future pick

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:46 AM

View Posttomspanks, on 20 March 2017 - 07:39 AM, said:

My father took me to see Rent on Broadway. It was an awkward ride home, lol.

So you were a Rent boy?
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:49 AM

View PostCinco DeNio, on 20 March 2017 - 07:46 AM, said:

So you were a Rent boy?

Pssst!

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;) ;)
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:52 AM

View PostBaby CakeBug, on 20 March 2017 - 07:49 AM, said:

Pssst!

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;) ;)

My profuse apologies!
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:53 AM

View PostCinco DeNio, on 20 March 2017 - 07:52 AM, said:

My profuse apologies!

Just bustin' your chops. I think we all assumed Tom was a man at one stage or another. For some reason... ;)

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:58 AM

I assume you're all women until told otherwise.

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