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I Remember My Favourite Childhood Film

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    The year...1977... the place.

    ... The old "classic" cinema... the film.... star wars...a new hope... omg... what a film.... and to this day, ive never forgotten it...and still watch it regularly...along with the rest of the star wars saga.... it has taken over my life tbh... i own so much star wars...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 2 Responses Feb 25

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    So the only post here is from someone who CAN'T remember their favorite movie? A Goofy Movie. My Dad and me watched it I don't how many times.
    GrieviousMischief GrieviousMischief 18-21, M Jun 29, 2013

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    As a child I couldn't speak proper English. I would't even speak words like anyone else and they sounded completely distorted when they came out. I knew what to say but something...
    4NeonFun 4NeonFun 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 6

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