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Blindman's Buff [BB453]

30 March, 2014

A Birdbrain for movie buffs, with 12 related films reduced to their initials. Can you restore the dozen, as well as fathom the films' overall link? To test you theory – can you ID the five single-word films that belong, owning the initials of K, M, N, P and S?

(And what other related films – connected as much in a language sense – can you abbreviate into a similar challenge?)

  1. D in B
  2. On the B
  3. D in S
  4. AQFB
  5. MYWS
  6. The WB
  7. The C
  8. The C
  9. MG
  10. RS
  11. LBW
  12. L and OC

BB452 SOLUTION: Slow down; kowtow; power mower; flower power; showdown; snowy owl; powwow; lowbrow; powder snow; blow-by-blow; lowdown; bow and arrow; bow window; throw in the towel; now, now

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