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Postby melwalton » September 20th, 2008, 5:41 pm

I'm going to start a new thread Talk about the face of adveresity )
I get so little response from these threads, I feel like I'm talking to myself, but it gives me something to do. Maybe i'll find someone whose interests go beyond politics.
A quiz
In what movie does he say to her ,May I hold your palm, Olive?. And she replies, 'Not on your lifebouy!
I know. I know, You can do a lot better, NOW'S YOUR CHANCE
When you get it post one of your own.
It's no doubt it's been done more than once,

CLUE, this one exchang is between a Mr. Offield and a Mrs. Ruggles. ,,,, mel

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Postby Metry_Road » September 21st, 2008, 6:37 pm

Hello MelWalton, nice to speak to you again.

I enjoy movie trivia and would like to see this trivia forum back up on it's legs. Thanks for trying. I'll help where I can.

As for your question, I vaguely remember hearing it somewhere, but can't remember the movie. It sounds like something Groucho Marx would have said, or even Popeye.

I'll be back shortly to post a question when I think of a good one.

Regards

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Postby melwalton » September 21st, 2008, 11:07 pm

WELCOME! .... mel

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Postby jdb1 » September 22nd, 2008, 9:02 am

Mel, this one is tougher than you think. I'm always bad at lines from films.

However, let's see . . . . . Is the Mrs. Ruggles in question a character, or are you referring to singer Adele Rowland (Mrs. Charles Ruggles)?

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Postby charliechaplinfan » September 22nd, 2008, 2:14 pm

mel, I'll try to help you where I can but film quotes aren't my strong suite but I love having a go.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself - Charlie Chaplin

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Postby knitwit45 » September 22nd, 2008, 2:40 pm

Mel, is the Mr. Offield, Barney Offield?
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The way we cope with it, is what makes the difference." ~ Virginia Satir
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Postby melwalton » September 22nd, 2008, 5:09 pm

Judy, Charlie, Nancy,
Sorry, I goofed. I named the actors instead of the charactors and failed. to specify such.
The actor's birth name was Lewis Offield.
The actress had several married names but at the time had accumulated only one, Mrs. Wesley Ruggles. .... mel

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Postby CharlieT » September 22nd, 2008, 8:21 pm

Well, it's Jack Oakie to Arline Judge, but I have no idea which of the 4 movies they made together it came from. If I had to guess, I'd say it was "King of Burlesque".
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Postby melwalton » September 22nd, 2008, 9:49 pm

Right on, Charlie. The movie was 'Shoot the works' Your turn to post one. .... mel

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Postby CharlieT » September 23rd, 2008, 10:46 am

Here's an easy one - to keep the ball rolling:

"Whatta'ya want me to do? Draw you a picture? Don't ever ask me about it again!"

Very famous movie, very famous speaker, well known actors being told.

(Hopefully, I got it verbatim... if not it's pretty darn close.) :roll:
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Postby knitwit45 » September 23rd, 2008, 10:49 am

John Wayne speaking to Harry Carey Jr. in The Searchers
"Life is not the way it's supposed to be.. It's the way it is..
The way we cope with it, is what makes the difference." ~ Virginia Satir
""Most people pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it." ~ Soren Kierkegaard

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Postby CharlieT » September 23rd, 2008, 10:50 am

Told you it was easy. :P

Your go, Knitwit.
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Postby knitwit45 » September 23rd, 2008, 10:53 am

"This sweet thing is getting her first divorce too! She's a very dear friend of mine... What did you say your name was again darling?"
"Life is not the way it's supposed to be.. It's the way it is..
The way we cope with it, is what makes the difference." ~ Virginia Satir
""Most people pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it." ~ Soren Kierkegaard

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Postby knitwit45 » September 23rd, 2008, 5:06 pm

C'mon you guys! this is an easy one. OK, here's the easiest hint ever



"L'Amour, L'Amour"
"Life is not the way it's supposed to be.. It's the way it is..
The way we cope with it, is what makes the difference." ~ Virginia Satir
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Postby CharlieT » September 23rd, 2008, 8:40 pm

Is it Irene Dunne in The Awful Truth? I sometimes have trouble with quotes like this - the tone is familiar, but I'm not sure if I've even seen the film. :?
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