R-RATED FILM REMAKES

New York Times, Sunday, July 8, 2007

Author: Elayne Cantor and Nancy Salomon
Editor: Will Shortz
Elayne Cantor
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Nancy Salomon
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 68 Missing: {JX} This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Cantor. This is puzzle # 176 for Ms. Salomon. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2007, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Comfort : SOLACE
7. They're tapped in the woods : MAPLES
13. Cape Cod course : CHOWDER
20. Transfer : IRONON
21. Daddy Warbucks's henchman : THEASP
22. Lowly digs : RATHOLE
23. Remake about a red, white, and blue libido? : LUSTINAMERICA
25. Now and then : ATTIMES
26. Forklike : TINED
27. Dowel : ROD
28. Patriots' grp. : AFC
29. Rice-A-___ : RONI
30. Boxer Marciano's given name : ROCCO
32. Remake about impiety during a storm? : SINNININTHERAIN
37. Acapulco article : UNA
38. In position for a back massage : PRONE
40. No dessert for dieters : TORTE
41. Game co. that originated Dungeons & Dragons : TSR
42. Rhein residence : HAUS
44. Pound sound : ARF
45. ___ soit qui mal y pense : HONI
46. ___ good turn : DOA
48. Ristorante suffix : INI
51. Remake about a strip club? : RISQUEBUSINESS
55. Seepage collectors : BILGES
57. Accept another tour of duty : REUP
58. Coll. hoops competition : NIT
59. Liberty : SHORELEAVE
61. Time immemorial : EONS
64. Rib : KID
66. It's cut and dried : HAY
67. To ___ (exactly) : ATEE
68. Remake about a lecherous instructor? : THENAUGHTYPROFESSOR
74. Rodrigo ___ de Vivar (El Cid) : DIAZ
75. Diamond great Hodges : GIL
76. "Evil Woman" grp. : ELO
77. Pop singer Brickell : EDIE
78. Claim : ALLEGATION
82. Stock page letters : OTC
84. Enter : GOIN
87. Hold in the gym : NELSON
88. Remake about a TV station/F.C.C. controversy? : BROADCASTNUDES
93. Web address ending : EDU
94. What precedes 93-Across : DOT
96. Flight stats. : ALTS
97. P : RHO
98. A lot of volume? : TOME
99. Union partner: Abbr. : CIO
101. Like a twice-used cigar : RELIT
103. Following closely? : APING
105. Fresh : NEW
106. Remake about a holy person's slip? : SAINTMISBEHAVIN
110. These, to Tomás : ESTAS
112. Wits' bits : PUNS
113. Quick : APT
114. Yale Bowl player : ELI
115. Seminal mainframe : ENIAC
117. Figures of speech? : ORATORS
119. Remake about a ribald watchman? : THEBAWDYGUARD
124. Pamper : CATERTO
125. Difficult : ORNERY
126. San ___ (Western mountains) : PEDROS
127. Represses : KEEPSIN
128. Night flight : REDEYE
129. Least interesting : DRIEST
1. Part of R.S.V.P. : SIL
2. Tulsa sch. : ORU
3. It's not worth pursuing : LOSTCAUSE
4. Caper : ANTIC
5. Like some laundries : COINOP
6. Feminine suffix : ENNE
7. '70s sitcom producer : MTM
8. Actor Brian of "Juarez," 1939 : AHERNE
9. President ousted in a 1955 coup : PERON
10. Buttered someone up big-time : LAIDITON
11. PC key : ESC
12. Hot spot : SPA
13. Made : CRAFTED
14. Come out of one's shell : HATCH
15. Old Polo Grounds headliner : OTT
16. Fans' sounds : WHIRRS
17. Japanese "thank you very much" : DOMOARIGATO
18. 1983 Nicholas Gage book : ELENI
19. Sticky stuff : RESIN
24. Gather in a condensed layer : ADSORB
28. Tiny tunneler : ANT
30. Essen's basin : RUHR
31. Transmitting : ONAIR
33. Just for laughs : INFUN
34. Canonical hour : NONES
35. Lucky ones? : IRISH
36. Much commerce nowadays : ETAIL
39. Arctic explorer John : RAE
43. Tight spots : SQUEEZES
45. Signal to start : HITIT
47. Observed : OBEYED
49. "When hell freezes over!" : NEVER
50. "Gotcha" : ISEE
52. Familiar with : UPON
53. Many a Punjabi : SIKH
54. Swinging London district : SOHO
56. Rent : LEASEOUT
60. Olympic track great Johnson, familiarly : RAFE
62. 1998 Winter Olympics site : NAGANO
63. Clubs, e.g. : SUIT
65. It won't run if it's fast : DYE
68. Floored, in a way? : TILED
69. Sense the unreal : HALLUCINATE
70. Smooth : GLIB
71. Trudges : PLODS
72. Cadet's org. : ROTC
73. Communicate silently : SIGN
74. Great ___ : DANE
79. Beckett's no-show : GODOT
80. Toothbrush handle? : ORALB
81. "This is on the level" : NOLIE
83. Wrist bones : CARPI
85. "Whatever you want" : IDONTCARE
86. Where Hercules slew a lion : NEMEA
89. Where a whodunit is solved : ATTHEEND
90. Like gleaming shoes : SHINED
91. Load : TON
92. Leaves in stitches : SEWS
95. Stumbles over : TRIPSON
100. Marching together : INSTEP
102. Ballpark fig. : EST
103. Zoo section : AVIARY
104. Counter creator : GEIGER
106. Logical Mr. : SPOCK
107. Atmospheres : AURAE
108. Cuban national hero : MARTI
109. "Seascape" playwright : ALBEE
111. Yemeni neighbor : SAUDI
116. "___ Blue" : NYPD
118. Scrubs sites, for short : ORS
119. Rocky top : TOR
120. Realm of Otto I: Abbr. : HRE
121. Slingshot's shape : WYE
122. Children's author/illustrator Asquith : ROS
123. What to spring to when springing ahead: Abbr. : DST

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