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Jan 6, 2010

The Dude That Does Stuff Movie Plot Game #12

Last Week's Results: Different week, same result. Jack's Smirking Revenge win's his 6th week out of 11 and has 400% more win shares than the next highest player. Jack, it's almost time for you to present one of these to see how well I do. See the last game's comments section for the answers.

The concept is overwhelmingly simple; below are 12 movie plots, torn down to their basest base, and invariably involving the words "dude" and/or "stuff." All you must do is name the film. 1 point per correct answer; he/she with the most points wins. Google to your heart's content; it will do you no good. Many films might match the plots you see below, but there is only one correct answer, and that's the one that's in my head when I write it.

Have fun with this stuff, dudes and dudettes. Bonus hint: this is a special 2009-only edition; every flick was released last year.

1. Dudette does stuff the same way as other dudette.
2. Dudette makes friends with some weird dudes.
3. Dude makes friends with a crazy dude.
4. Dudette makes enemies with a crazy, weird dudette.
5. Dudes do stuff that you can't even see them doing.
6. Dude and Dudette out-stuff each other.
7. Dudettes learn about life and stuff.
8. Dude and dudette fear stuff.
9. Dude has a sleazy dude for a friend.
10. Dudes did...stuff.
11. Dude does battle with stuff.
12. Dudette goes looking for stuff but never really finds it.

No, that's not a typo. I have four different movies in mind for numbers 5-8. Don't worry about the numbers so much, just guess the movies correctly and you'll get 'em. One of them you will likely not guess...

As you get them right, I'll mark them as gotten and stuff. Good luck.

JacksSmirkingRevenge - 6
Myherobobhope - 1.5
BD79, Fitz - 1
Nic Cage, Jason, Nick - .5

Correct answers so far:
1. Julie & Julia (blake)
2. Monsters vs. Aliens (Nick)
3. The Soloist (Jess)
4. Drag Me To Hell (Jason)
5. Ninja Assassin (JSR)
6. Duplicity (Jess)
7. Sunshine Cleaning (JSR)
8. Paranormal Activity (Univarn)
9. State of Play (JSR)
10. The Hangover (Univarn)
11. Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (Jess)

25 people have chosen wisely: on "The Dude That Does Stuff Movie Plot Game #12"

Univarn said...

Whew new year, need a good start (hahahah)

1. Bride Wars
3. I Love You, Man
8. Paranormal Activity
10. The Hangover

Jess said...

3. The Soloist?

Jess said...

4. Single, White Female?

blake said...

Is 1 Julie and Julia?

Nick said...

2. Coraline or Monsters Vs. Aliens?
5. The Men Who Stare At Goats?
11. Ninja Assassin?
12. Amelia?

Fletch said...

Univarn - how's about a 2/4 start? I say not bad at all.

Jess - 1/2 for you. SWF? Did you miss the hint?

blake - indeed it is.

Nick - 1 right, another wrong but the right movie.

Overall, 5/12 knocked out. Guess that hint was a big helper. :D

Jess said...

Wow I feel dumb. Nope did not read hint.

Jess said...

9.funny people

JacksSmirkingRevenge said...
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JacksSmirkingRevenge said...

Here we go:
4. Jennifer's Body
4. The Uninvited
4. Obsessed

6. The Ugly Truth

7. He's Just Not That Into You
7. My Sister's Keeper
7. Sunshine Cleaning

9. I Hope They Serve Beer In Hell
9. Miss March
9. Fired Up
9. Extract
9. Adventureland
9. Year One

11. Zombieland
11. Avatar
11. Terminator: Salvation
11. Pandorum

12. An education

Fletch said...

Jess - that's better. One more for ya.

Jack - I know there aren't many (any?) hard and fast rules about this game, but I must say that I disapprove of up to 6 guesses at a time for one plot, even though I can appreciate the time spent on the guesses. Let's stick to one or two at a time, por favor.

That said, the Dude/Stuff Game Gods punished you for your verbosity, granting you only one correct answer from that entire list, whereas your lone guess in the comment that preceded it was also correct. Hmmm....


Jess said...

4. Bride Wars
9. Up in the Air
11. Night at the Museum 2
12. PostGrad

some random guesses.

wiec? said...

just a guess:

#11. army of darkness.

by the by i gave your blog an award if you're into that sort of thing.

Fitz said...

9)Old Dogs?
11)Fighting? Hurt Locker?
12)Bright Star?

Jason Soto said...

4. Drag Me To Hell
9. I Love You, Man or Funny People
11. Terminator: Salvation
12. The Ugly Truth

Fletch said...

Jess - uno mas.

wiec? - no dice, but I like awards. Thanks much!

Fitz - WRONG!

Jason - You gots one.

Just two left. If the game ends now, Jess is your winner.

Jess said...

One last try:

9. 500 Days of Summer
12. All About Steve

JLG said...

9- you me and dupree?

JacksSmirkingRevenge said...

9. State of Play
9. Observe and Report

JacksSmirkingRevenge said...

9. Fan Boys
9. 17 again
9. Crank: High Voltage

Fletch said...

Sorry, Jack, I forgot to update this yesterday - you got numero 9 with State of Play.

Jess said...

Darn it, I wanted the win.

12. Whip it?