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Name that movie:

Diane Lane in Streets of Fire? It was the first thing that popped in my head yesterday when I saw it but since I suck at this game I convinced myself it wasn't. Since nobody else guessed, what the heck...

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Diane Lane in Streets of Fire? It was the first thing that popped in my head yesterday when I saw it but since I suck at this game I convinced myself it wasn't. Since nobody else guessed, what the heck...

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Diane Lane in Streets of Fire? It was the first thing that popped in my head yesterday when I saw it but since I suck at this game I convinced myself it wasn't. Since nobody else guessed, what the heck...

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It was on HD DVD. Where's the Blu-ray?

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http://www.amazon.com/Streets-of-Fir...treets+of+fire

Looks like Region B only. Amazon will give you $17.35 to sell it to them. First I've noticed they'll give you more than you can buy one for.

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Correct.
Yay!

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http://www.amazon.com/Streets-of-Fir...treets+of+fire

Looks like Region B only. Amazon will give you $17.35 to sell it to them. First I've noticed they'll give you more than you can buy one for.
That's for giving them New, in the wrapper. For Like New they pay you $2.08.

I reviewed this one "a while" ago: Streets of Fire (1984)

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That's for giving them New, in the wrapper. For Like New they pay you $2.08.
That's makes sense. Forgot about new vs used.

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Looks like we're going to have several open challenges at once. Name that movie:
I'm sure I know those teeth. I just don't know the movie.

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Attachment 140754
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Persona
No, sorry. Persona is a black & white film.

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That's James Fox in Performance
Nicely done. If no one had gotten it, I had some other interesting images ready to go.

Blu-ray available from the Warner Archive. Working on a review now.

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First time guesser here. Is that Uma from Even Cowgirls get the blues?
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Nicely done. If no one had gotten it, I had some other interesting images ready to go.

Blu-ray available from the Warner Archive. Working on a review now.

I first saw this on a double bill with The Man Who Fell to Earth at a local college film presentation. Kind of a Nicolas Roeg night. Needless to say, it was a long time ago, and I was pretty high.
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Maybe... Quills ?

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First time guesser here. Is that Uma from Even Cowgirls get the blues?
Yes. Hard to miss the thumb.
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Time for another shuffle challenge!

All the images are from one film, selected and arranged randomly.

We number them, top to bottom: (1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 )

Arrange the numbers in the correct chronological order.

(I'm putting it in a spoiler because it is a big image and the forum software is shrinking it when uploaded as an attachemnt).

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Spoiler!


Image:

Spoiler!


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Maybe... Quills ?

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No maybe about it. it IS Quills!
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My guess for the latest shuffle challenge:


5 2 8 7 3 9 1 4 6
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5 2 8 7 3 9 1 4 6

Yeah definitely starts with 5 - 2. Drat.
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8,7,3,9,2,1,6,4,5

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Edit distance: 5

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5 2 8 7 3 9 1 4 6
Edit distance: 5

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8,7,3,9,2,1,6,4,5
Edit distance: 0... that's a bingo!

I've attached a smallish version of the correct order. The timestamps in seconds of each image:

8 01778
7 02588
3 02977
9 03329
2 03864
1 05444
6 06039
4 06297
5 07129

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No maybe about it. it IS Quills!
I thought those were Geoffrey Rush's pleading eyes. If I were around naked Kate Winslet in that film I'd have pleading eyes too.

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Edit distance: 0... that's a bingo!



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