History Film / Bananas

12th May '16 12:29:08 PM Morgenthaler
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* LoonyLaws:
-->'''Esposito''': From this day on, the official language of San Marcos [in Latin America] will be Swedish. Silence! In addition to that, all citizens will be required to change their underwear every half-hour. Underwear will be worn on the outside so we can check. Furthermore, all children under 16 years old are now... 16 years old!
-->'''Fielding Mellish''': What's the Spanish word for straitjacket?
11th Sep '15 7:48:18 AM wittylibrarian
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* HideYourGays: Averted. There is one on the jury. Fielding wonders if it's that big guy on the end.



* HistoryMarchesOn: The New Testament cigarette ad parody was made at a time when cigarettes could be marketed on television.



* KentBrockmanNews: It began with HowardCosell himself providing live commentary on the assassination of the leader of San Marcos.

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* KentBrockmanNews: It began with HowardCosell [[LargeHam Howard Cosell]] himself providing live commentary on the assassination of the leader of San Marcos.
17th Aug '15 6:16:19 AM AnotherGuy
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* TitleDrop: Only happens when Fielding is made El Presidente and it's brought up that San Marcos' sole real export is bananas.
29th Apr '15 9:40:18 PM Micah
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* CrucifiedHeroShot: Fielding tells his psychiatrist this [[RealDreamsAreWeirder dream]] he has of being crucified and carried down a New York street. And then running into another New Yorker on a crucifix as the monks carrying them fight over a parking spot. ([[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6fVJt9FToP4 Link]])

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* CrucifiedHeroShot: Fielding tells his psychiatrist this [[RealDreamsAreWeirder dream]] dream he has of being crucified and carried down a New York street. And then running into another New Yorker on a crucifix as the monks carrying them fight over a parking spot. ([[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6fVJt9FToP4 Link]])
13th Mar '15 11:05:23 AM AnotherGuy
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* SexySecretary: Who comes to work in thigh high leather boots, a short skirt and visible garters, and loves to ShowSomeLeg.
13th Mar '15 11:04:23 AM AnotherGuy
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* AllMenArePerverts. Especially Fielding. As is one SexySecretary.
13th Mar '15 10:46:43 AM AnotherGuy
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* PaperThinDisguise: Fielding's ridiculous red beard.
13th Mar '15 10:43:42 AM AnotherGuy
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-->'''Fielding''': Well, don't you worry about me, honey. [[TheStoic I'm like a]] ''[[TheStoic cat.]] [[TheStoic I'll always wind up on my feet.]] ''({{beat}}, then bursts into tears)''

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-->'''Fielding''': Well, don't you worry about me, honey. [[TheStoic I'm like a]] ''[[TheStoic cat.]] ]]'' [[TheStoic I'll always wind up on my feet.]] ''({{beat}}, then bursts into tears)''
13th Mar '15 10:43:15 AM AnotherGuy
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* ImmediateSelfContradiction: Fielding after Nancy breaks up with him.
-->'''Fielding''': Well, don't you worry about me, honey. [[TheStoic I'm like a]] ''[[TheStoic cat.]] [[TheStoic I'll always wind up on my feet.]] ''({{beat}}, then bursts into tears)''



* TheStoic: Fielding aspires to this trope after Nancy breaks up with him.
-->'''Fielding''': Well, don't you worry about me, honey. I'm like a ''cat''. I'll always wind up on my feet. [''Beat. Bursts into tears.'']
30th Nov '14 7:02:27 PM Fireblood
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* ArsonMurderAndJaywalking: Fielding is accused of fraud, inciting to riot, conspiracy, to overthrow the government, and [[FelonyMisdemeanor using the word "thighs" in mixed company.]]

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* ArsonMurderAndJaywalking: Fielding is accused of fraud, inciting to riot, conspiracy, conspiracy to overthrow the government, and [[FelonyMisdemeanor using the word "thighs" in mixed company.]]



* CourtroomAntic: Parodied to the hilt. Among his other antics includes Woody Allen's character conducting his own defence, with results in cross-examining himself as a hostile witness.

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* CourtroomAntic: Parodied to the hilt. Among his other antics includes Woody Allen's character conducting his own defence, defense, with results in cross-examining himself as a hostile witness.witness... by ''jumping in and out of the witness box''.



* FelonyMisdemeanor: Use the word "thighs" in mixed company.

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* FelonyMisdemeanor: Use Using the word "thighs" in mixed company.



* FullCircleRevolution: Parodies this; upon taking power, the leader of the revolution immediately starts making a series of ridiculous decrees, see above. His underlings get rid of him and make Woody Allen dictator.

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* FullCircleRevolution: Parodies this; upon Parodied-upon taking power, the leader of the revolution immediately starts making a series of ridiculous decrees, see above. His underlings get rid of him and make Woody Allen dictator.
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