Lymelife

Lymelife

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  • Type: Movie
  • Genres: Comedy, Drama
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Set in late-1970s Syosset, Long Island, Lymelife follows two families who crumble when tangled relationships, real estate problems and Lyme disease converge in the heart of suburbia.

Pop Culture Connections - Outgoing

It refers to these movie series...

Star Wars

This Movie Series is referred to by Lymelife
Jimmy says that the new house his dad is getting looks like the Millenium Falcon which is Han Solo's space ship from Star Wars. There is also a cardboard cutout of a Han Solo, a model tie fighter, and mention of Lando (Calrissian) from the series.
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The Wizard of Oz

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  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Lymelife
Scott mentions several times throughout the film that his mother is like Dorothy from The Wizard of Oz.
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It refers to these books...

It plays these songs...

Come Fly With Me
performed by Frank Sinatra

This Song is played in Lymelife
This song is playing in the background as the mother burns dinner.

Daniel
performed by Elton John

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  • Type: Song
This Song is played in Lymelife
After Brenda throws Mickey out of the house, he goes to the bar, and the song Daniel is playing in the background.

Shooting Star
performed by Bad Company

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  • Type: Song
This Song is played in Lymelife
This song is playing on the radio while Jimmy and Scott are in the orange car.

It is based on these television series...

M*A*S*H

This Television Series is the basis of Lymelife
In trying to discribe his Army job to his brother, Jimmy says that he is a communication specialist like Radar from MASH.
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The Twilight Zone

This Television Series is the basis of Lymelife
As the brothers are talking about their father having an affair, Scott says he feels like he's in The Twilight Zone.
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It refers to these people...

Walt Whitman

  • Dates: May 31, 1819 - March 26, 1892
  • Type: Person
This Person is referred to by Lymelife
Scott says, "You know, you can always hear the train on Long Island, no matter how far away." to which Adrianna replies, "What are you Walt Whitman now?"
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