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higg i
Dec 28, 2021
In Questions & Answers
OVER BLACK: Faint splashes and the soothing sound of water lapping against a shore. We slowly FADE IN to... EXT. LAKE - DAY Imagine a Japanese woodblock painting brought to life. Two ducks bob in the water, a spectacular thatched pagoda rising behind them. The trees blaze with the colors of late autumn. Everything is peaceful and placid until -- SPLASH! Nets slam down between the ducks. As the birds burst into flight, honking their displeasure, we realize that the nets are connected to long bamboo handles. Four men in military uniforms wield the odd contraptions: two wear the blue of the Japanese navy and two are westerners. SUPER: "HAMARIKYU DETACHED PALACE - NOVEMBER, 1937" As the Japanese officers advance on a new pair of ducks, CAPTAIN BERNARD RAWLINGS, 48, gives his net a disgusted look. He speaks with an English accent. CAPTAIN RAWLINGS This is bloody ridiculous. His companion, EDWIN LAYTON, 34, wears the uniform of a lieutenant commander in the US Navy. Layton has a dry sense of humor and a perpetual worried squint -- he sees trouble lurking behind every corner. LAYTON Wasn't your empire built on ridiculous traditions? CAPTAIN RAWLINGS Don't defend them, Layton. You might speak their language, but they still think you're a barbarian. Layton gestures at their idyllic surroundings. LAYTON Be honest... won't you miss thi
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higg i
Dec 28, 2021
In General Discussion
i like midgets tbh
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