I'm a Molly fan. So sue me.

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

  1. Connor
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    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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    skimom2 Just moseyin' through...

    You never know, Connor. You could get lucky :)
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    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 Idiot in Situ and Unholy Devourer of Cookies

    ...nothing against her personally...she just stunk up the small screen in The Stand...
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  6. Bryan James
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    Bryan James Well-Known Member

    I love 80's girls.

    I get older, they stay the same age.
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    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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