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#10005 - 11/07/00 06:50 AM Triple bills/trilogies
Loc: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Many years ago, a New Statesman competition asked for triple bills of films which might make a good program. The one that my kids and I remember fondly was: On the beach/Jaws/A farewell to arms.
I thought we might open it to plays and books as well.
#10006 - 11/07/00 11:08 AM Re: Triple bills/trilogies
Loc: Louisville, Kentucky
Is it okay to mix media?
Romeo & Juliet/Arsenic and Old Lace/From Here to Eternity
#10007 - 11/07/00 11:56 AM Re: Triple bills/trilogies
Loc: lower upstate New York
I love paulb's example but can't think of any similar titles. So here's another mixed one (in a slightly different way); all I could dream up:
#10008 - 11/07/00 01:22 PM Re: Triple bills/trilogies
Loc: this too shall pass
The Grapes of Wrath/Wine for Dummies/For Whom the Bells Toll
#10009 - 11/07/00 04:55 PM Re: Triple bills/trilogies
I've just come back from a Booker Prize Evening (Margaret Atwood won) so it will have to be:
Midnight's Children / Rites of Passage /The Old Devils
#10010 - 11/09/00 03:02 AM Re: Triple bills/trilogies
Loc: London, UK
Romeo and Juliet/Persuasion/Bringing up Baby
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid/Duel/Death in the Afternoon
Apocalypse Now/A Close Shave/Heaven Can Wait
("A close shave" is the Oscar-winning 2nd Wallace and Gromit classic from the Nick Parks team.)
Breakfast at Tiffany's/Long day's journey into night/Sleepless in Seattle
Oh I give up... I still like your first one best.
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