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Post# 162188   10/24/2006 at 06:34 (5,695 days old) by fredriksam (Sweden)        

Hi there. I have taken some screencaps of washing machines/dryers from some movies and tv series. If anyone wanna add more screenies, you´re welcome.

Now first pic is from a swedish tv series that aired here in 1980. The machine we see is a Hoover Automatic. Dont know what number it is.

All screencaps are made with a program called Fraps. Its a great program. The movies/tv is on DVD expect from this first one.

That one is recorded on VHS

The title is "på kurs med Kurt"



Post# 162190 , Reply# 1   10/24/2006 at 06:37 (5,695 days old) by fredriksam (Sweden)        

Then we move to a newer tv series: Lost.

Here we see the Kenmore/Philips Whirlpool machine/dryer They have in the bunker.



Post# 162191 , Reply# 2   10/24/2006 at 06:39 (5,695 days old) by fredriksam (Sweden)        

Then we come to the movies. First movie is swedish drömkåken. Its a Cylinda we see in this movie.

Post# 162192 , Reply# 3   10/24/2006 at 06:41 (5,695 days old) by fredriksam (Sweden)        

Then we come to Home alone and there we have some pics of both dryer washer and two together.

First washer (its a Frigidare)



Post# 162193 , Reply# 4   10/24/2006 at 06:41 (5,695 days old) by fredriksam (Sweden)        

the dryer



Post# 162194 , Reply# 5   10/24/2006 at 06:43 (5,695 days old) by fredriksam (Sweden)        

Both washing machine and dryer in the same picture


Post# 162196 , Reply# 6   10/24/2006 at 06:44 (5,695 days old) by fredriksam (Sweden)        

Then we have a movie called "meet the fockers". In the background we see an Bendix.



Post# 162198 , Reply# 7   10/24/2006 at 06:46 (5,695 days old) by fredriksam (Sweden)        

In this cap from "sixth sense" we see both a washer and a dryer. Dont know what brand it is.



Post# 162201 , Reply# 8   10/24/2006 at 06:48 (5,695 days old) by fredriksam (Sweden)        

In the last pic we see a washer on the ground. This is from the movie "Snatch"

Probably an 80´s zanussi/Electrolux or something.



Post# 162216 , Reply# 9   10/24/2006 at 08:09 (5,695 days old) by robm (Buxted)        
Hotpoint

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Hi Fredirick thanks for compiling these. The machine on the floor in the last pic looks like a circa 1983 Hotpoint with a brown fascia and chrome door.

Post# 162219 , Reply# 10   10/24/2006 at 08:22 (5,695 days old) by dascot (Scotland)        

It does look much more like a Hotpoint than a Zanussi I think.

I've no screencaps, but the homes of the "Desperate Housewives" are mainly served by Bosch and Frigidaire FL machines, and Miranda in S&TC had Miele's in her apartment.


Post# 162220 , Reply# 11   10/24/2006 at 08:26 (5,695 days old) by vivalalavatrice ()        
Home Alone! :-D

How can't remeber that frightening basement?!?!? Here the title was "Mamma ho perso l'aereo" (=Mum I lost my flight)... generally is been replayed on TV during Christmas vacancies...

Really amazing seeing Kevin handling with the softner! :-D

As I haven't got any DVD or can't extrapolate the screenshot as you did, let me prompt some other title such as

"Tutto accadde un venerdì" (=Everything happens one Friday)... that one with Jodie Foster that swop his personality with his mother

"Io e zio Buck" (=Me and my uncle Buck)... that one with John Candy, who came to his niecies to look after them while their parents were out, he had a interesting "exploding" cas, which his nephew did't want to take to get to school

"Desperate Housewife" (=is the same!)... look after that Boshc FL set...

And many other I saw of course but now can't remeber...

THANKS Fredrik... Very kind from you to share those screenshot!

Bye
Diomede


Post# 162229 , Reply# 12   10/24/2006 at 08:57 (5,695 days old) by tomturbomatic (Beltsville, MD)        

Thanks, Fredrik.

Post# 162270 , Reply# 13   10/24/2006 at 12:04 (5,695 days old) by washertalk ()        

cool screen shots.
I'm guessing those frigidaires are the dreaded models from the 80s with a typical agitator.



Post# 162381 , Reply# 14   10/24/2006 at 19:28 (5,694 days old) by brastemp (Brazil)        
Home Alone - Frigidaire

Hi, you has the model of the Frigidaire washer that appears in the film Home Alone? It would also like to see photos, mainly of the interior! Thanks

Post# 162412 , Reply# 15   10/24/2006 at 20:46 (5,694 days old) by westytoploader ()        

In the Sixth Sense, that was an early-70's Whirlpool paired with an 80's Kenmore dryer.

Great pictures!


Post# 164441 , Reply# 16   11/1/2006 at 14:25 (5,687 days old) by rolltideroll ()        

Westy, you took the words right out of my mouth. You are exactly right.

Post# 1135693 , Reply# 17   12/9/2021 at 01:10 by panasonicvac (Northern Utah)        

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I just watched Home Alone again this year and the washer/dryer is what got me wondering, does anybody know the models of the two Frigidaires?

Post# 1135768 , Reply# 18   12/9/2021 at 18:09 by cfz2882 (Belle Fourche,SD)        
Horizon 2000 ?

looks like they might be "horizon 2000"design WCI Franklin washer-uprated capacity design introduced around 1990-about same time as the movie.Plastic inner and outer,indexing basket,pump above the motor instead of below as the earlier design.


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