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Old February 14 2014, 01:02 AM   #31
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Re: ENTER! TV/Media Av Contest: Love Is In The Air

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Gomez and Morticia Addams



(If "fantasy" sitcoms don't qualify, I'll come up with another one.)
As stated in the OP, no science fiction or fantasy. Sorry.
How is the Addams Family a Sci Fi or fantasy show?
There's no magic to make it a fantasy. No advanced technology to make it sci fi.
Isn't there a detached hand running around doing weird stuff?
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Old February 14 2014, 06:32 AM   #32
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As stated in the OP, no science fiction or fantasy. Sorry.
How is the Addams Family a Sci Fi or fantasy show?
There's no magic to make it a fantasy. No advanced technology to make it sci fi.
Isn't there a detached hand running around doing weird stuff?
There are also supernatural bits like Uncle Fester's ability to light up a light bulb by putting it in his mouth, and Morticia's habit of "smoking" (when smoke mysteriously emanates from her body.)

And then there's Cousin Itt. What species is he supposed to be?


Okay, so I'm going with Cleopatra and Mark Antony from the 1963 film.

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Old February 14 2014, 06:42 AM   #33
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Re: ENTER! TV/Media Av Contest: Love Is In The Air

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Gomez and Morticia Addams



(If "fantasy" sitcoms don't qualify, I'll come up with another one.)
As stated in the OP, no science fiction or fantasy. Sorry.
How is the Addams Family a Sci Fi or fantasy show?
There's no magic to make it a fantasy. No advanced technology to make it sci fi.
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How is the Addams Family a Sci Fi or fantasy show?
There's no magic to make it a fantasy. No advanced technology to make it sci fi.
Isn't there a detached hand running around doing weird stuff?
There are also supernatural bits like Uncle Fester's ability to light up a light bulb by putting it in his mouth, and Morticia's habit of "smoking" (when smoke mysteriously emanates from her body.)

And then there's Cousin Itt. What species is he supposed to be?
Asked and answered---and answered rather well.

OK, poll will go up early tomorrow. Any last minute entries?
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Old February 14 2014, 06:50 AM   #34
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Okay, so I'm going with Cleopatra and Mark Antony from the 1963 film.

Aw, I liked your Romeo and Juliet one better - that's THE definitive movie based on that play, as far as I'm concerned.
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Old February 14 2014, 06:58 AM   #35
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Aw, I liked your Romeo and Juliet one better - that's THE definitive movie based on that play, as far as I'm concerned.
I agree, Franco Zeffirelli's 1968 version is the best film of Romeo and Juliet. But I figured one R&J avatar was enough.
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Old February 14 2014, 07:36 AM   #36
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Aw, I liked your Romeo and Juliet one better - that's THE definitive movie based on that play, as far as I'm concerned.
I agree, Franco Zeffirelli's 1968 version is the best film of Romeo and Juliet. But I figured one R&J avatar was enough.
Oh no, I think a mini battle of the Zeffirellis and the Luhrmanns is entirely in the spirit of R&J.
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Old February 14 2014, 06:16 PM   #37
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OK, thread closed. New poll up will be up shortly.

eta: new poll is here.

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