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Old November 15 2010, 02:54 AM   #39
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Re: Aronofsky's Wolverine film title announced

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^Nahh, then people would be asking video-store clerks why they didn't have Wolverine: Weapon I - IX in stock.
That's assuming the average person would think of Roman numerals when they see the DVD case up on the shelf.
Here, you may need this:

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/joke


Besides, there's a real basis for the joke. It's reported that there were some moviegoers who saw the film version of Shakespeare's Henry V and said they wished they hadn't missed the first four films.
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