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Old April 28 2013, 11:50 AM   #1
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ENTER TV & Media Avatar Contest: Movies About the Movies

The category is movies about film people and filmmaking. TV shows and made-for-cable movies are included. They can be fact-based or fiction. They can be dramas or comedies or musicals or biographies, but no documentaries, please.

Usual avatar rules apply.

Roll film . . . aaaaaand . . . ACTION!

My entry: Sunset Boulevard.

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Old April 28 2013, 03:08 PM   #2
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Boogie Nights

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Old April 28 2013, 03:08 PM   #3
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Barton Fink, 1991.
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Old April 28 2013, 05:10 PM   #4
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Ed Wood, 1994.
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Old April 28 2013, 08:02 PM   #5
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Old April 28 2013, 08:31 PM   #6
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^ I thought about using Chaplin, but I didn't want to be repetitive. I also have been using the "GIF of several shots I like" option a few times in the past couple of weeks. Which is basically to say, you hit my taste spot on.
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Great theme!!
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Old April 28 2013, 10:03 PM   #8
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Here's mine. Hope it counts.

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Ben Kingsley as George Méliès - Hugo
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Old April 29 2013, 12:24 AM   #10
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My Week with Marilyn
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Old April 29 2013, 04:35 AM   #11
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Owain Taggart wrote: View Post
Here's mine. Hope it counts.

*smacks forehead* DAMNIT! Why didn't I think of that? I LOOOOOOVE that movie.

OK, three votes are already taken.
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Old April 29 2013, 05:25 AM   #12
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Re: ENTER TV & Media Avatar Contest: Movies About the Movies

There are still plenty of choices available. So far nobody's entered:

The Bad and the Beautiful
The Big Knife

Godard's Contempt
Truffaut's Day for Night
The Last Tycoon
The Stunt Man

Blake Edwards' S.O.B.
Gods and Monsters
RKO 281
Bowfinger
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Old April 29 2013, 05:31 AM   #13
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Cinema Paradiso
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Old April 29 2013, 05:39 AM   #14
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I know we already had an entry from Ed Wood, but this is one of my all-time favorite rants, and I couldn't pass up the opportunity to capture it in avatar form:

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