By Fran Sabin Lou Sabin
July 31, 2006 12:00 PM

ACROSS

1 “Don’t ___ Me Why” by Billy Joel

4 The ___ Squad

7 Front thigh muscle (abbr.)

11 Salt Lake City is its capital

13 “To ___ is human, to forgive divine”

14 Once ___ a Time in Mexico

15 ___ bag (large carryall)

16 Sally Field Oscar winner Norma ___

17 Actress Fisher (Wedding Crashers costar of 18 Across)

18 Star of You, Me and Dupree (2 wds.)

21 “Everything’s ___ Lost” by Coldplay

22 Gary ___ (costar of 18 Across in The Big Bounce)

26 Thick meat and vegetable dish

28 Braveheart Oscar winner Gibson

29 ___ mother (Cub Scout leader)

30 TV miniseries Rich Man, ___ Man

31 “With this ring, I thee ___”

32 “___ Thing” by the Troggs

33 Wes Craven’s A Nightmare on ___ Street

34 Adventure film Gunga ___, starring Cary Grant

35 Actress Turturro of The Sopranos

36 Actor De Niro (Meet the Parents costar of 18 Across)

38 Weekly late night variety show (inits.)

39 Starsky & Hutch costar of 18 Across (2 wds.)

44 Barks, woofs and ___ (dog sounds)

47 “Shine a Little Love” rock group (inits.)

48 Creepy

49 Batman Begins star Christian ___

50 Paul McCartney’s title

51 “Papa Loved ___” by Garth Brooks

52 Jackie ___ (costar of 18 Across in Shanghai Knights)

53 I ___ (costarring Eddie Murphy and 18 Across)

54 “Do It Again” by Steely ___

DOWN

1 Grand Theft ___

2 ___-away (hidden passenger on a ship)

3 Actress Hudson (You, Me and Dupree costar of 18 Across)

4 ___ badge (Boy Scout achievement award)

5 Spoken rather than written

6 ___ to Kill (Brian De Palma horror film)

7 38 Across alum Colin ___

8 Worldwide package delivery company (inits.)

9 Letters in a lot of e-mail addresses

10 Genetic information carrier (inits.)

12 Taxi star Marilu ___

19 “That’s incredible, dude!”

20 “Beds Are Burning” by Midnight ___

23 “Oops! … ___ It Again” by Britney Spears (2 wds.)

24 Actress Ward of House

25 “The ___ of the Innocence” by Don Henley

26 Han ___ (Harrison Ford’s Star Wars role)

27 Lara Croft: ___ Raider

28 X- ___: The Last Stand

30 ___ se (in or of itself)

31 ___ for the Prosecution

32 Actor Dafoe (The Life Aquatic costar of 18 Across)

34 The Chronic rapper Dr. ___

35 Alternative rocker DiFranco

37 Barnaby Jones star Buddy ___

38 Oscar-winning musical West Side ___, starring Natalie Wood

40 “___ Slidin’ Away” by Paul Simon

41 Take the ___ (dance drama starring Antonio Banderas)

42 Author Bombeck

43 Actor Phillippe of Crash

44 Desperate Housewives network (inits.)

45 Cheer at a ball game

46 Miami’s state (abbr.)

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