publication date: Thursday, February 2, 2006 (part of Round XXVII)
clue: If you look at this goo askew, it looks like a couple of Jersey mall clerks chasing dogs.
explanation: The clue refers, in order, to Smith's films Jersey Girl, Mallrats, Clerks, Chasing Amy, and Dogma. The phrase "goo askew" refers to his production company View Askew. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Matthew Preston, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Erik Bates, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, David Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Chris McKinnon, Mihai Rusu, Michael Paul Cote, Bob Miller, Jacque Miller, Angela Lathem-Ballard, and John Julitz