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Here's an odd one for you, just stick with me. I am looking for a movie I remember parts of but it was a long time ago.

It was Japanese but it was English dubbed where a group of businessmen were crowded around a ticker-tape machine in a orange-beige room with giant computers, seemingly the whole movie is shot in this room.

one is typing out on the machine, while another is reading from the ticker-tape.

the one reading it says at one point "now lets see if we can read some erotic poems"

that is all I remember honestly, It was on a Turner Classic Movie channel at 2:00 in the morning... if this request does not seem to fall within guidelines, then I will have no problem with this being closed.

closed as off-topic by Gallifreyan, Valorum, Dave Johnson, Jason Baker, Molag Bal Mar 3 '17 at 21:40

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  • "This question does not appear to be about science fiction or fantasy within the scope defined in the help center." – Gallifreyan, Valorum, Dave Johnson, Jason Baker, Molag Bal
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    Regarding falling within guidelines, it's unclear to me that this movie is science fiction. If it's not, it's off topic and you might want to ask at the Movies & TV Stack Exchange. If it is, please add more details that make the genre clearer. Did the computer possess artificial intelligence, for example? – tobiasvl Mar 3 '17 at 19:10
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Sci-fi no, but this is undoubtedly Woody Allen's "What's Up Tiger Lilly?" -- the fact that it was an English-dubbed Japanese movie on TCM was the tip-off, and here's the relevant quote: "And now I will read you some ancient erotic poetry. "There once was a man from Nantucket..."

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