This is discussion archived from a time before the current discussion method was installed.
: I'm sad that I know this, but weren't the good guys in Vanpires
called the Motorvaters?
: 404'd on the Doctor Who link.
: There were more than a a few Doctor Who links. Care to be more specific?
: The .rm clip.
- Dastardly And Muttley In Their Flying Machines is popularly known as Stop That Pigeon because of its theme song. As a matter of fact, Stop That Pigeon was the series' working title, and instead of Dick Dastardly, a German baron was intended as the squadron leader.
This one seems to be an odd-man-out. All the other examples (and the trope description) are about the title misleading viewers about something in the show; this example is about something in the show misleading viewers about the title.
: Cleared the issue up by reorganizing the page.
: What about cases where people deliberately use the wrong title for simplicity? Such as calling "Aliens" "Alien 2" because that's easier to say than "AlienZZZZ
" with the stress on the final S to make sure people know you aren't talking about the first one.