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I'm a Molly fan. So sue me.

Discussion in 'Other Movies' started by Connor, Apr 2, 2014.

  1. Connor

    Connor Member

    Remember Ms. Ringwald from The Stand miniseries and those teen films from the eighties? Well, I happen to be a big fan of hers. I admit that The Stand wasn't exactly her finest hour; I prefer her earlier works (specifically The Breakfast Club, Pretty in Pink, and maybe For Keeps?) Such is my fanboyishness that I actually modeled one of the characters in my WIP novel (kind of a throwback to 80s horror/thrillers) after her. I kid you not. Since she's a writer as well, I just might get a chance to collaborate with her someday.
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  2. skimom2

    skimom2 Just moseyin' through...

    You never know, Connor. You could get lucky :)
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  3. guido tkp

    guido tkp Well-Known Member

    oh...that molly...call me flogged....think i'll go do a punkish jig...

    gotta agree, connor, she was/is some kinda wonderful...

    TBC is one of my alltime favs...

    still...young phoebe cates ???

    now there...there is an actress......
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    GNTLGNT The idiot is IN

    ...nothing against her personally...she just stunk up the small screen in The Stand...
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    Moderator Ms. Mod Administrator

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  6. Bryan James

    Bryan James Well-Known Member

    I love 80's girls.

    I get older, they stay the same age.
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  7. blunthead

    blunthead Well-Known Member

    I don't have the problem with her that many do per The Stand, not that she didn't do a lousy job. I just don't know if she didn't. I figure any actor cast well is often considered miscast by fans of the book version of a story. I've gotten used to a character I'd pictured and gotten to know in a book never appearing on the screen while someone else does to impersonate him or her.
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