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Apologies, just a funny story.

September 30, 2009 4 comments

Identify all, and explain the interesting story that binds them all. <the visuals shown are relevant>

3 d

3 c

3 b

Nitish Khadiya was the only one who got it completely right !!

Answer: 1. Farah Fawcett on David Letterman 2. Joaquin Phoenix on David Letterman 3.Ben Stiler parodying Joaquin Phoenix< specifically his appearance on the Letterman show> while presenting the Best Cinematographer award at the Oscars.

Farah Fawcett had appeared disoriented in an interview with Letterman which he cut short. Years later, Joaquin Phoenix gave a crazyinterview where Letterman got frustrated and at the end of this interview he apologised to Fawcett.

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Elephants, gymnasts and all that.

September 29, 2009 7 comments

Identify the woman and both the films.

29-09-09 x

29-09-09-y

Cracked completely by Manish, Varun Gupta, Sagar, Nitish & Chandrashekhar!

Answer: Kseniya Ryabinkina the trapeze artist in Mera Naam Joker & and now again in Chintuji.

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History not law?

September 28, 2009 7 comments

Who is he and whats all the fuss about?

Quoting Manish : Bienvenu Mbutu Mondondo who is taking legal action claiming Herge’s controversial ‘Tintin in Congo’ is propaganda for colonialism and amounts to racism and xenophobia.

Also answered by Sohan, Sreekanth, Santosh, Pod & Kartik.

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Clerk didn’t want it.

September 27, 2009 10 comments

Who and what was this all about?

9

Cracked by all.

Answer: Nicholas Cage being the huge Superman fan that he is, among other reasons, was chosen to play Superman in Superman Lives directed by Tim Burton and written by Kevin Smith. This is a picture from the shelved film.

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Noteworthy people.

September 26, 2009 Leave a comment

Identify and Connect all of them . Note: Not an exhaustive list and pls be specific.

12 c 12 d 12 b 12 a

Bouncer kya? …

Answer:  Writers of the last four Indian films that were nominated for Oscars . In the reverse order : a) Paresh Mokashi, for Harishchandrachi Factory b) Amol Gupte who along with his wife wrote the story for Taare Zameen Par <the pic shows him acting in Kaminey!!> c) Abhijat Doshi, who wrote the screenplay for Ekalavya, and is also famous for writing Lagey Raho Munnabhai d) Kamlesh Pandey who wrote Rang De Basanti.

Harishchandrachi Factory

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Little Sister.

September 25, 2009 2 comments

Whose famous wagon ?

25-09-09 25-09-09 b

Answered  by only Sohan & Manish Achuth!!!

Answer: Janis Joplin

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Ya baby.

September 24, 2009 8 comments

A photograph that inspired a famous fictional character’s distinct pose.

Which character and who is in the picture below ?

The guy below also inspired another famous movie character’s portrayal and he also acted in one film with the character.

24-09-09 q

There will be a bit of delay in posting the answers,etc. Euro-tripping, u see 😀

Cracked completely only by Sohan, Pod, CnTDumb and woenvu!!

Keith Richards in the pic. The photo inspired the pose of Dr.Evil and he himself inspired the portrayal of Jack Sparrow, and hence appeared as his father in World’s End.

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