Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Movie titles game

I stole this one from Iota, who in turn got it from Lord Celery, and it's a hoot. The game is to change only one letter of a well know movie title and, well, have a look, then join in:-

Some Like it Not - the struggle of a woman with a waning libido

Mary Hoppins - An ageing Mary P and her journey through hip replacement surgery

Top Gut - Tom Cruise and his battle of the bulge

Flashed Away - a hotshot New York detective finally nails a serial exhibitionist

A Star is Shorn - the life and times of Britney Spears (I know, it's a two letter exchange)

Dr. Poo-little - an educational film about potty-training, dedicated to Potty Mummy

The Pocky Horror Picture Show - diary of an acne-ridden teen

Sisterhood of the Travelling Rants - same movie but done with a really bad attitude

Fee Story - the rise and fall of the banking industry

True Brit - starring me, of course!


Ooh - I really enjoyed that. Go one - have a go!!!

10 comments:

  1. Oooh this is s hoot, I may just do this myself at the weekend.

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  2. Am too chocolated out to think straight and do that just now - but thanks for thinking of me... Particularly loved Flashed Away...

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  3. Ok, so seeing as I read Iota's blog too I may have to be forgiven for repeating myself because this is exactly what I've done...

    Last and Furious (especially if you're a very competitive 4 -year-old).

    The Coat that Rocked - Tales of an uneven coat peg.

    Dead Man Talking - Tales from the grave.

    Pulp Diction - He never was good at talking.

    Forest Dump - Well if you can't find a loo what are you to do?

    Schindlers Lost - he never did have a good sense of direction.

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  4. It's fun, isn't it?

    I think James Bond shows his soft sensitive side in "The Spy who Moved Me".

    Then there's the one where he complains to the heroine about her bedtime preferences: "You Only Like Twice".

    And when offered dessert, his famous response became the title of the movie "Never Say Pie".

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  5. Not forgetting the documentary on the breeding habits of eagles: "Where Eagles Date".

    And the WW2 thriller story of how Bletchley Park spies cracked the German code, using unpleasant medical techniques: "Eniema".

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  6. And finally, there was a John Grisham movie called "The Firm", but under the terms of the game, he might have chosen to call it "The Film".

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  7. Very good!
    The Hound of Music- dedicated to a neighbour trying to cope with an annoying howler next door.
    Sorry...... not good at this!

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  8. Fretty Woman - Julia Roberts after ten years of marriage and looking after her twins

    Flushdance - another one for Potty Mummy, perhaps a jig of joy when the boy finally masters the toilet?

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  9. Ha ha. It's rather sad though, that I see so few un-animated films I often have to think hard about the original title!

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  10. that's too hard for me, but i always thought 'far from the madding crow' was probably the inspiration for hitchcock's 'the birds'

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