MOVIES YOU MAY HAVE MISSED

New York Times, Sunday, December 16, 2007

Author: David J. Kahn and Steve Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 76 Missing: {QXZ} This is puzzle # 125 for Mr. Kahn. This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Current : STREAM
7. One making a delivery : MOM
10. "___ fan tutte" : COSI
14. Get set : JELL
18. Fished with a baited line : TROLLED
20. Garden figure : EVE
21. "Too bad" : ALAS
22. Cookie introduced in 1912 : OREO
23. Movie critic Kael : PAULINE
24. Prison movie about a medical miracle? : DEADMANWAKING
27. Wine made from the moscato bianco grape : ASTI
28. O.K.: Var. : INDORSE
30. Global warming? : DETENTE
31. Tim Allen comedy about unionizing seasonal workers? : THESANTACAUSE
34. Loser's cry : RATS
35. "Born Under ___ Sign" (1960s blues album) : ABAD
36. Monkey business : TRICKERY
38. I.S.P. of note : AOL
41. In addition : ATTHAT
44. With 95-Down, investigate : SEE
45. Court pseudonym : ROE
46. Pay to play : ANTE
47. Home of golf's Sony Open : OAHU
48. Turn over : CEDE
50. Prequel to "Reservoir Dogs?" : PUPFICTION
53. Onetime host of "Classic Concentration" : TREBEK
55. Home of Chennai : INDIA
58. Airports : DROMES
59. Judicial cover-ups? : ROBES
60. "Answer the question" : YESORNO
62. Tuscany city : SIENA
63. Request to Vanna White : ANI
64. Ingmar Bergman classic narrated by Jacques Cousteau? : THESEVENTHSEA
67. Brick holder : HOD
70. Scintilla : GRAIN
72. "Out of Africa" author : DINESEN
73. With 69-Down, not just hard of hearing : STONE
75. Positive potential : UPSIDE
77. Meal with bitter herbs : SEDER
78. Cloud of gas and dust : NEBULA
79. Chaplin comedy about a religious migration? : THEGODRUSH
83. Attend : GOTO
85. On and after : ASOF
86. Funny Louis and others : NYES
87. Conductor ___-Pekka Salonen : ESA
88. Game resembling crazy eights : UNO
90. Like the letters on a dreidel : HEBREW
92. Kreskin claim : ESP
93. Joan Baez's "Farewell, ___," written by Bob Dylan : ANGELINA
96. "___ and Janis" (comic strip) : ARLO
97. Part of the Old World : ASIA
98. Chiller about glass-climbing reptiles? : SNAKESONAPANE
104. Stamp : IMPRINT
107. Private telephone channel : TIELINE
108. "It's ___" (Pet Shop Boys hit) : ASIN
109. Tom Cruise action thriller about a nasty argument? : WAROFTHEWORDS
112. Embellishment : GILDING
114. Thingum : ITEM
115. Jealous Olympian : HERA
116. Skull and Bones member, e.g. : ELI
117. One heading down a slippery slope : SLEDDER
118. Sonoma neighbor : NAPA
119. Oaxaca women: Abbr. : SRAS
120. Red ___ #2 : DYE
121. Hens, but not roosters : LAYERS
1. Parade honoree, for short : STPAT
2. Refuse : TRASH
3. Way to go : ROUTE
4. Jazz guitar great Herb ___ : ELLIS
5. Laila who dances in and out of the ring : ALI
6. Sci-fi movie about gender discrimination? : MENINBACK
7. French red : MEDOC
8. Had thirds, maybe : OVERATE
9. Meter or liter : MEASURE
10. Pic taker : CAM
11. Suffix with pay : OLA
12. Nautical danger : SANDREEF
13. "Honest!" : ISWEAR
14. Good ones are cracked : JOKES
15. Home of 1-Down : ERIN
16. Advanced : LENT
17. Expensive box : LOGE
19. Toothed, botanically : DENTATE
25. 1950s TV name : DESI
26. Part of D.A.: Abbr. : ATTY
29. Pops : DAD
32. "Delightful!" : AAH
33. Creamy color : ECRU
37. Keystone ___ : KOP
38. Spoof about the soul of a fraternity? : ANIMAHOUSE
39. Midwest native : OTOE
40. Magnifier : LENS
41. Singer ___ Neville : AARON
42. Bogart/Bacall mystery about serious basement dampness? : THEBIGSEEP
43. London Underground, with "the" : TUBE
44. Intuited : SENSED
46. Loads : ATON
47. Other: Sp. : OTRA
49. Medieval hymn start : DIES
50. Awarded zero stars, say : PANNED
51. Romeo's last words : IDIE
52. Goalie's area : CREASE
54. Chihuahua, por ejemplo : ESTADO
56. Not wanting to fight, say : DOVISH
57. Sister of Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands : IRENE
60. Itch : YEN
61. County of Cooperstown, N.Y. : OTSEGO
62. ID theft target : SSN
65. Hotfooted it : HIED
66. "My ___!" : HERO
68. Turned down, in a way : ONLOW
69. See 73-Across : DEAF
71. Fixes : RIGS
74. Winter lift? : TBAR
75. ___ Reader : UTNE
76. M.D. : PHYS
78. Lois Lane player of early TV, whose first name is a hint to this puzzle's theme : NOELNEILL
80. Assemble again : REGATHER
81. Operate : USE
82. Pizzeria in Spike Lee's "Do the Right Thing" : SALS
84. Assemblages : THRONGS
88. Not shown : UNAIRED
89. With nothing to hide : NAKEDLY
91. Vampy wear : BOA
93. "Like, no way!" : ASIF
94. Odd shares : NINTHS
95. See 44-Across : INTO
96. "Just ___ thought!" : ASI
97. Kitchen attraction : AROMA
99. Pitcher of milk? : ELSIE
100. ___ wagon : PADDY
101. In reserve : ASIDE
102. Cowboy rival : NINER
103. Many Rice grads: Abbr. : ENGRS
104. Victor's cry : IWIN
105. ___ Hari : MATA
106. Get set : PREP
110. Disco ___ : ERA
111. Had a life : WAS
113. Clover locale : LEA

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