History Film / Petulia

27th Dec '16 4:27:41 AM Ezclee4050
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* {{Dramedy}}: There are some funny moments in the film, but it has quite a few ''dark' moments as well.

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* {{Dramedy}}: There are some funny moments in the film, but it has quite a few ''dark' ''dark'' moments as well.
27th Dec '16 4:27:23 AM Ezclee4050
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* {{Dramedy}}: There are some funny moments in the film, but it has quite a few ''dark' moments as well.
30th Sep '16 8:21:54 AM Ezclee4050
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* StalkerWithACrush: Petulia and Archie both act as this at various times.
26th Sep '16 12:16:21 PM rafi
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* BeautyIsBad: Petulia's husband David.



* HotGuysAreBastards: Petulia's husband David.
8th Jul '16 3:55:43 PM Ezclee4050
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* ShipperOnDeck: Archie's colleague Barney keeps trying to convince Archie to get back together with Polo, mainly because his own marriage is in jeopardy and he wants reassurance that things can work out.
26th Dec '15 2:10:35 AM Ezclee4050
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-->'''Bob Weir''': See you later, mama.

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-->'''Bob Weir''': See you later, Bye bye, mama.
27th Sep '15 3:25:30 AM Ezclee4050
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* AluminumChristmasTrees: The [[http://reelsf.com/motel hotel built around a parking garage]] and Archie's [[http://reelsf.com/petulia-archies-apartment-interior modernistic apartment]] seem like they might have been sets constructed just for the film, but they're actual San Francisco locations that still exist today.

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* AluminumChristmasTrees: The [[http://reelsf.com/motel hotel built around a parking garage]] and Archie's [[http://reelsf.com/petulia-archies-apartment-interior modernistic Mid-Century apartment]] seem like they might have been sets constructed just created for the film, film to make ironic commentaries on America's infatuation with Modernism in TheSixties, but they're actual San Francisco locations that still exist today.
16th Sep '15 4:42:34 PM Ezclee4050
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* AluminumChristmasTrees: The [[http://reelsf.com/motel hotel built around a parking garage]] and Archie's [[http://reelsf.com/petulia-archies-apartment-interior modernistic apartment]] seem like they might have been sets constructed just for the film, but they're actual San Francisco locations that still exist today.


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* DeadpanSnarker: Archie
-->'''Petulia''': I'm going to marry you, Archie.
-->'''Archie''': It's the Pepsi Generation.
** Strangely enough, the members of Music/TheGratefulDead who play extras in the scene where Petulia is taken to an ambulance also count.
-->'''Bob Weir''': See you later, mama.
-->'''Jerry Garcia''': Write if you get work!
1st Sep '15 12:29:41 AM Ezclee4050
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* AmicableExes: Archie and Polo ostensibly come across this way, but their love/hate feelings for one another lead to moments of tension.
31st Aug '15 5:26:26 AM Ezclee4050
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* CallBack: The shots of Archie and his kids running around The Presidio are very reminiscent of Richard Lester's breakthrough films ''Film/AHardDaysNight'' and ''{{Film/Help}}'', not to mention two of the birds at the penguin show being named [[Music/RingoStarr Ringo]] and [[Music/GeorgeHarrison George]].
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