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Re: Quirky delights in Punch-Drunk Love... discuss them here
« Reply #150 on: May 04, 2010, 09:43:23 AM »
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Didn't think this deserved it own thread, but I thought it a delightful suggestion:

There's this blog titled "Nerd Boyfriend," where the blogmaster (or mistress, as the case may be) finds the odd picture or two of famous peoples from yester-year and today, then links to articles of clothing that resembles the threads in the photo. Get it?

And do you see where this is going?

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Re: Quirky delights in Punch-Drunk Love... discuss them here
« Reply #151 on: May 04, 2010, 12:59:36 PM »
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aren't those suits more Austin Powers than Barry Egan?

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« Reply #152 on: May 04, 2010, 01:39:29 PM »
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Nerd boyfriend is a great site, I've been going there for at least a year or two.

but yeah, those suit jackets are off.

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Re: Quirky delights in Punch-Drunk Love... discuss them here
« Reply #153 on: May 18, 2010, 11:44:38 PM »
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a brilliant film

and amidst all the to and fro, someone can say hello, here we go

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« Reply #154 on: May 18, 2010, 11:52:59 PM »
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a brilliant film

and amidst all the to and fro, someone can say hello, here we go

hi, welcome to xixax.

don't feel obliged, but if you wanna tell us a bit about yourself (like fave movies/directors/how'd you find this place) you can do so at the newb introduction thread..

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Re: Quirky delights in Punch-Drunk Love... discuss them here
« Reply #155 on: December 09, 2010, 03:11:34 AM »
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I thought it was funny the last time I saw it how Barry's shoe's always squeak
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Re: Quirky delights in Punch-Drunk Love... discuss them here
« Reply #156 on: June 14, 2011, 10:45:31 AM »
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« Reply #157 on: June 14, 2011, 06:52:06 PM »
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She looks like she's had work done.

She's no longer a quirky delight.
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Re: Quirky delights in Punch-Drunk Love... discuss them here
« Reply #158 on: June 14, 2011, 07:15:51 PM »
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At first glance I thought it was that hip, new, mildly attractive (which apparently makes her more funny) brunette comedienne "Whitney"
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Re: Quirky delights in Punch-Drunk Love... discuss them here
« Reply #159 on: July 08, 2011, 01:06:14 PM »
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Just watched this again a couple days ago.  Rebought the Superbit after making the mistake of loaning out my original (yeah, never do that unless you're willing to never see it again).  Got sick of waiting for the Blu-Ray to come out, and hey, this was only $8-ish new! Also: the computer "final cut" random order extras thing was an interesting novelty I didn't remember from the 2-disc DVD.

It's hard to know if I'm repeating anyone else.  Quickly glanced this thread, but who knows if it has been said elsewhere.  I probably said it before a long time ago in my paper, but the compositions in this film are nothing short of stunning.  One that always stands out for me is when Barry's sisters are making fun of him, he's shown in front of a china cabinet before he smashes three windows.  Bull in a china shop and whatnot.

Much has been made of the fact that he has seven sisters.  Not as much has been said about the fact that he employs no women (though the same conclusions can be drawn and expanded upon).  Also Barry's business employs the use of cheap Mexican labor.  No wonder he's looking to/can afford to diversify.  Again, proving PTA is clearly racist.

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Re: Quirky delights in Punch-Drunk Love... discuss them here
« Reply #160 on: July 16, 2011, 11:07:05 AM »
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I just wanted to volunteer the information, in case people didn't know, that there exists a Jersey Shore episode called "Drunk Punch Love".
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Re: Quirky delights in Punch-Drunk Love... discuss them here
« Reply #161 on: August 17, 2011, 01:48:22 PM »
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http://www.omg-facts.com/view/OMG/25165

I'm sure this is already known.  But, here is a 'news story' about a man who buys a bunch of pudding for the airline miles.
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Re: Quirky delights in Punch-Drunk Love... discuss them here
« Reply #162 on: August 17, 2011, 01:56:17 PM »
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where's Farkus at? i only back up the taunts. cant start em.

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« Reply #163 on: August 17, 2011, 06:48:49 PM »
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FUUUUUUUUDDDDDGGGGGGGE.
Now you're in the *spoiler* place.

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Re: Quirky delights in Punch-Drunk Love... discuss them here
« Reply #164 on: September 05, 2012, 12:24:47 PM »
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there's a shot where Barry gets back in his vehicle after keeping Lena safe from the brothers and they have the camera mounted on the door.  So, when he shut the door the camera slams with the door, thus pulling the shot into a close up.

Pubricks comment recently about PTA's love for Huston made me realize this exact shot is in WISE BLOOD!!!

Neat nod.


Great thread btw.
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