1.17 Military Manouvres

In order to avoid Dean Lorelai and Rory clamber through a back alley to get to Luke’s diner.

Rory: Sorry.
Lorelai. This is good. It’s like G.I. Jane but we get to keep our hair.

G.I. Jane (Ridley Scott, 1997)


1.17 Kick Off Your Sunday Shoes

Lorelai and Rory are up very early and Lorelai is suprised to see lots of other people out in Stars Hollow. Rory tells her that some people like getting up early and do it every day.

Lorelai: Jump back!
Rory: Excuse me?
Lorelai: Kevin Bacon. Footloose. His reaction to the No Dancing In Town rule.

Footloose (Herbert Ross, 1984)

1.17 Movies to Wallow to

Lorelai tells Rory that she needs to wallow after her breakup with Dean and that it is part of the healing process.

Lorelai: One day of pizza and pyjamas. I’ll rent Love Story and The Champ and An Affair to Remember, Ishtar
Rory is very resistant to wallowing.
Lorelai: So shall we rent Old Yeller too?

Love Story (Arthur Hiller, 1970)
The Champ (Franco Zeffirelli, 1979)
An Affair to Remember (Leo McCarey, 1957)
Ishtar (Elaine May, 1987)
Old Yeller (Robert Stevenson, 1957)