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What does MPDG stand for?

MPDG stands for Manic Pixie Dream Girl (film character type)

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LIBERAL ARTS Cert 12A, Running time 97mins ** Elizabeth Olsen joins the ranks of Natalie Portman in Garden State, Kate Winslet in Eternal Sunshine and Zooey Deschanel in just about every Movieshe's ever been in, playing the sort of manic pixie dream girl which seems only to exist only in the imagination of middle-aged scriptwriters.
LIBERAL ARTS 97mins ** 12A ELIZABETH Olsen joins Kate Winslet in Eternal Sunshine, Natalie Portman in Garden State and Zooey Deschanel in just about every movie she's ever been in, playing the manic pixie dream girl who exists only in the minds of middle-aged scriptwriters.
com INVENTORY: 16 FILMS FEATURING MANIC PIXIE DREAM GIRLS, 10 GREAT SONGS NEARLY RUINED BY SAXOPHONE, AND 100 MORE OBSESSIVELY SPECIFIC POP-CULTURE LISTS offers an entertaining gathering of lists from film, music, TV and more and is based on THE A.