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Old December 30 2012, 01:03 AM   #220
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Re: "King's Speech" director to take on "Les Miserables"

Aeronef wrote: View Post
One weird moment for me was the medley on the eve of the uprising. As this was going on, I was suddenly (and strongly) reminded of the medley on the eve of the war from South Park: Bigger, Longer, and Uncut. That kind of spoiled the drama for me.
That medley is a direct parody of Les Miserables' "One Day More" (as is the Gregory character, a parody of Marius and Enjolras), so that's not surprising.
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