Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?

Attempts to resolve the Quandary:


The documentarian felt the frisson of success when a blue chip producer offered to help with his film about a Tesla experiment, but as ever he was hapless: another documentarian was simultaneously filming a rifacimento of Edison's "Electrocuting an Elephant", and two scientist-focused movies at the same time equal doom for one. (by Shortscribe)


I get a little frisson of anticipation every time I think of what Hollywood has in store for us hapless cinephiles in the years and decades to come: an unending succession of sequels, prequels and rifacimenti of such blue chip franchises as "Star Wars" and "Weekend at Bernie's". (by Gravely)
The Quandary for Sunday, July 14, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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