Todd Franklin

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Gender Male
Occupation Mayor
Location Neato Coolville, United States
Introduction It's good to be the mayor!
Interests movies, television, animation, comics, old toys, action figures, vintage advertising, 1939 New York World's Fair, Star Wars, space age, old signs, roadside, theme parks, Disneyland, vintage video games, arcades, mini-golf, theaters, drive-ins, supermarkets, 1960's space race, dinosaurs, Halloween, Christmas, old playgrounds, original art, monsters, tiki
Favorite Movies Star Wars, Empire Strikes Back, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Tron, The Rocketeer, American Grafitti, Star Trek II, Cannonball Run, Adventures of Robin Hood, Lawrence of Arabia, Hitchcock movies, James Bond movies, Hoosiers, Universal Monster movies, Superman, UHF, The Muppet Movie, movie serials, Sgt York, Battle of the Bulge, Zulu, Forbidden Planet, The Ghost and Mr. Chicken, The Princess Bride, Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure, National Lampoon's Vacation movies, O Brother, Where Art Thou?, Cool Hand Luke, The Grapes of Wrath, The Right Stuff, Nightmare Before Christmas, Pixar movies, many Disney animated movies, 20, 000 Leagues Under the Sea, The Black Hole, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, Alien, Aliens, Godzilla movies, Escape from New York, E.T., Flash Gordon, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, King Kong, Ray Harryhausen movies, and many many many more!
Favorite Music "Weird Al" Yankovic, U2, Kiss, Weezer, Booker T & the MG's, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr, Frank Sinatra, Abba, Josie & The Pussycats, The Dave Brubeck Quartet, Charles Mingus, David Sanborn, The Banana Splits, Johnny Cash, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Journey, Blue Man Group, Harry Connick Jr., 1950's, 1960's, 1970's, 1980's, rock, jazz, easy listening, punk, metal, new age, old time country, bluegrass, etc etc etc
Favorite Books The Bible, P.T. Barnum, Supercade, The American Drive-In Movie Theatre, Cinema Treasures, The American Motel, Krazy Kids' Food!, Meet Mr. Product, The Big Book of Big Little Books, Ray Bradbury an Illustrated Life, Life of the Party, Ray Harryhausen books, Robots of Westinghouse, Pixar Art books, Cartoon Modern, Timeless Toys, Hi There, Boys and Girls!, Route 66 Remembered, Charles Phoenix books, Life of the Party History of S.S. Adams, History & Geography of Lake of the Ozarks Vol. 1&2, Weird US books, Disneyland books, The Addams Chronicles, The Mouse That Roared, ILM, The Making of Star Wars, The Making of Indiana Jones, Jim Henson The Works, books on comic book artists, Marvel Masterworks, DC Archives, Mr Toast, Crestwood House monster books, Far Side, Peanuts, Calvin & Hobbes, The Man Who Lost His Head, Little Lord Blink, Great Green Turkey Creek Monster, Space Witch, 1978 Sears Christmas Catalog and many many more.