Hacking Hollywood Squares on Pal Wii

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When I start Hollywood Squares (NTSC) on a PAL Wii using USB Loader GX it just sits at a black screen. I have plenty of other NTSC and PAL games working.

I don't know why, but one theory I've read is at startup it checks the country to work out which language to use. Eg if your country is America it would use English.
But the game only contains a list of NTSC countries, so it won't start if you have a Wii set to a PAL country, as it then doesn't know which language to use.
Of course on a PAL Wii you can only choose a PAL country!
Any ideas anyone?
Thanks,
F.
 
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