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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 3/30/22

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Question: Which member of the Reagan family had small roles in Tango & Cash and Curse of the Pink Panther?

Last Question: At the 1986 Golden Globe Awards, Rosanna Arquette was nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical for which movie?

Answer:: Desperately Seeking Susan

Great job Adora (@Adora2000)!!!


Quote of the Day: Desperately Seeking Susan

Gary: Susan! What are you doing?

Susan: I’ve got good news and bad news. Which do you want to hear first?

Gary: You said you were going to leave!

Susan: All right, good news first. Roberta’s not working with the greaseball.

Gary: My wife just got picked up on the lower east side escaping from her gun-toting pimp.

Susan: He’s not a pimp. Problem is, he’s probably going to try to kill her because he thinks she’s me.

Happy 60th Birthday Madonna!!!

If you’d like to watch, rent, or buy this movie from Amazon, click on the movie poster below:

Quote of the Day: Desperately Seeking Susan

Roberta: Here it is, a message from Jim.

[Reading from newspaper]

Roberta: “Desperately seeking Susan. Meet me, four o’clock, Battery Park. Keep the faith. Love, Jim.”

Leslie: Jim? Susan? Do you know these people?

Roberta: They send messages through the personal ads, that’s how they hook up. Last year she was in Mexico City, then Los Angeles, now New York. Desperate. I love that word.

Leslie: Everybody I know is desperate, except for you.

Roberta: I’m desperate.

Leslie: Ha!

Roberta: Well, sort of.

Happy 57th birthday to Rosanna Arquette!!!

Daily Trivia: 2/15/12

Question: What television detective had several fake passports in the names of characters played by Humphrey Bogart?

Last Question: In Desperately Seeking Susan, who played the film projectionist Dez?

Answer: Aidan Quinn

Not only was Desperately Seeking Susan the first movie where we saw Madonna in a big acting role, but it was also a breakthrough for Aidan Quinn. Quinn played “Dez”, the love interest of Roberta, who was played by Rosanna Arquette. Here is the movie trailer: