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FrankenMixes: The Never, Ever Ask Series
(Environmental warriors, justice wranglers, melody screamers. Wallaby startin’ somethin’.)

1. “To a new world of gods and monsters!” | The Bride of Frankenstein
2. Golden Age
     “I can see a purple patch of jacaranda framed in eucalypt from this wooden-floor veranda. Heading past the watermark, heading for the hills, heading for the edge of time …”
3. “Help me, Obi Wan Kenobe, you’re my only hope.” | Star Wars: A New Hope/Carrie Fisher as “Princess Leia Organa”
4. Blue Sky Mine
     “The candy store paupers lie to the shareholders. They’re crossing their fingers; they pay the truth makers. The balance sheet is breaking up the sky.”
5. “Na na na na, ah na na.” | Frankers
6. Bullroarer
     “Wild dog howls and the long grass whistles and the tall trees break.”
     “Na na na na, ah na na.”
7. “The enemy of my enemy is my friend.” | Star Trek: Into Darkness/Chris Pine as “James T. Kirk” and Zachary Quinto as “Spock”
8. Kosciusko
     “Bind up the brokenhearted, no don’t turn away.”
9. “Oh, no, that is so inconvenient.” | Love, Actually/Hugh Grant as “The Prime Minister”
10. “It’s damned inconvenient.” “The truth always is.”| Babylon 5: Thirdspace
11. When the Generals Talk
       “Only trouble is, we haven’t got many generals (in Australia). Well, General Motors. General Credit Corporation. General Insurance. They’re the worst generals of all, ya know.”
12. “And you have a gun. And it is pointed at me. And you are certifiably insane. But I must admit, it does add a certain urgency to the situation.” | Sleuth/Michael Caine
13. Beds Are Burning
       “How can we dance when our Earth is turning?”
14. “Abracadabra!” | A Shock to the System/Michael Caine
15. Cemetery in My Mind
       “Wake, work, drink, sleep, retire. The tide comes in way too high. Now, you can fall, or you  can you rise …”
16. “I am, surprisingly, alive.” | Star Trek: Into Darkness/Zachary Quinto as “Spock”
17. The Dead Heart
        “White men came, took everyone.”
        “We carry in our hear the true country, and that cannot be stolen.”
18. “Summer changed back into winter, and winter gave spring and summer a miss and went straight on into autumn.” | Monty Python and the Holy Grail
19. Luritja Way
       “I don’t want to go home. Gasoline junkies dance stoned. It’s better than drinking alone.”
       “Oh, guiding light, you will pick me up, you will hold me up.”
20. “Bad news, captain: We’ve only got one bullet.” “Well, what’s the good news? We’ve got one bullet.”| The Adventures of Tintin
21. “Bloody hell!”| Jaws 4: The Revenge/Michael Caine
22. Mosquito March
       “Walking in the wilderness, you’re naked now, just skin and sand.”
23. “The Earth will be gone in just a few seconds.” | Looney Tunes/”Marvin the Martian”
24. Barest Degree
        “Remember nothing you’ve been told means anything to me, and everything you hold is mine in the barest degree.”
25. “The world doesn’t just disappear when you close your eyes, does it?” | Memento
26. Forgotten Years
       “Our sons need never be soldiers; our daughters will never need guns. These are the years between. These are the years that were hard fought and won.”
27. “I’m looking for someone to share in an adventure.” | The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey/Ian McKellen as “Gandalf”
28. “Oh, bloody hell!” | Monty Python and the Holy Grail
29. Capricornia
       “In the the evening things’ll fall apart’ they crawl away, dying in the bushes alone. In the morning, well, I see myself, see myself as a Christlike figure walking …”
30. “Take this down: I want …” | Blazing Saddles/Harvey Korman as “Hedley Lamarr” and Slim Pickens as “Taggart”
31. One Country
       “Don’t call me the tune; I will walk away.”
32. “What you represent to them is freedom.” | Easy Rider/Jack Nicholson as “George Hanson”
33. The Great Gibber Plain
        “We’re free, free, so free … to secede.”
34. “Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for thou art with me.” | The Book of Eli/Denzel Washington as “Eli”
35. In the Valley
       “I hope the kids will take it slow. I hope my country claims its own.”
       “Do you remember?”
36. “After all, it ain’t through the eyes that you feel beauty, it’s how the heart hungers for something that makes it beautiful.” | Alfie/Michael Caine in the title role
37. “Anyway, come on up to the house, we’ll put a couple a shrimps on the barbie for ya.” | Dirty Rotten Scoundrels/Michael Caine as “Lawrence Jamieson”
38. Been Away Too Long
       “This bruised world’s got it’s beauty.”
39. “Let’s go get the shit kicked out of us by love.” | Love, Actually
40. World That I See
       “There is no end …”

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