History Film / DerWixxer

17th Jul '17 11:38:19 AM Morgenthaler
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* PunnyName: Almost everyone. See GettingCrapPastTheRadar. A special mention goes to Harry Smearlap in the first movie. The character is a ShoutOut to KlausKinski's parts in the original Wallace movies. His aliases, as mentioned by Even Longer: [[KlausKinski Laus Linski]], [[Film/{{Fitzcarraldo}} Fritz Carraldo]] and [[Film/{{Nosferatu}} Horst Ferratu]].

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* PunnyName: Almost everyone. See GettingCrapPastTheRadar. A special mention goes to Harry Smearlap in the first movie. The character is a ShoutOut to KlausKinski's Creator/KlausKinski's parts in the original Wallace movies. His aliases, as mentioned by Even Longer: [[KlausKinski [[Creator/KlausKinski Laus Linski]], [[Film/{{Fitzcarraldo}} Fritz Carraldo]] and [[Film/{{Nosferatu}} Horst Ferratu]].
16th Jul '17 7:25:21 AM Hjortron18
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* CaliforniaDoubling: The movies were actually filmed in the Czech Republic.
27th May '17 10:18:31 AM rmctagg09
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* DecapitationStrike: It turns out it was Victoria Dickham's plan all along to blow up the entire British royal family during a wedding to catapult herself onto the throne. It is foiled by the protagonists via WireDilemma.
17th Oct '16 12:40:53 PM Jhonny
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* IHaveManyNames: Harry Smearlap, otherwise known as Laus Linski (an allusion to Creator/KlausKinski), Fritz Carraldo or Horst Feratu (an allusion to Film/Nosferatu).

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* IHaveManyNames: Harry Smearlap, otherwise known as Laus Linski (an allusion to Creator/KlausKinski), Fritz Carraldo or Horst Feratu (an allusion to Film/Nosferatu).{{Film/Nosferatu}}).
17th Oct '16 12:40:00 PM Jhonny
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* IHaveManyNames: Harry Smearlap, otherwise known as Laus Linski, Fritz Carraldo or Horst Feratu.

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* IHaveManyNames: Harry Smearlap, otherwise known as Laus Linski, Linski (an allusion to Creator/KlausKinski), Fritz Carraldo or Horst Feratu.Feratu (an allusion to Film/Nosferatu).
7th Oct '16 8:08:18 AM EfficaciousPantheress
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* IHaveManyNames: Harry Smearlap, otherwise known as Laus Linski, Fritz Carraldo or Horst Feratu.


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* SmugSnake: Harry Smearlap. At one point he even strokes a real snake to emphasize that.
5th Oct '16 4:55:06 AM EfficaciousPantheress
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* DeadpanSnarker: Even Longer reigns surpreme.


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* IncrediblyLamePun: So bad, it's funny. In "Neues vom Wixxer" Even Longer chases Chucky Norris and comes to signpost that points in two directions. They read "Moor" and "More Moor".
9th Aug '16 12:54:06 PM Morgenthaler
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* GermanDialects: The Dubinskys, being stereotypical East Germans, speak with the appropriate Saxon accent. Also, Hatler has the [[BlackSpeech notorious accent]] of his [[UsefulNotes/AdolfHitler historical doppelgänger]].
23rd May '16 10:25:25 AM Josef5678
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* DoNotPassGo: Recited when Smearlap is arrested while playing a game of Monopoly for money. PlayedForLaughs, of course.
29th Mar '16 6:44:17 AM aye_amber
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In [[WestGermany Germany of the 1950s and 1960s]], a [[Film/EdgarWallaceFilms popular movie series, based upon the crime stories of British author Edgar Wallace]], was produced, and it still has a cult following. Catering to this cult following (while still remaining funny for people not knowing these movies) the [[GermanHumour German comedians]] Oliver Kalkofe, Oliver Welke and Bastian Pastewka produced the AffectionateParody ''Der Wixxer'' in 2004 and its sequel, ''Neues vom Wixxer'', in 2007.

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In [[WestGermany [[UsefulNotes/WestGermany Germany of the 1950s and 1960s]], a [[Film/EdgarWallaceFilms popular movie series, based upon the crime stories of British author Edgar Wallace]], was produced, and it still has a cult following. Catering to this cult following (while still remaining funny for people not knowing these movies) the [[GermanHumour German comedians]] Oliver Kalkofe, Oliver Welke and Bastian Pastewka produced the AffectionateParody ''Der Wixxer'' in 2004 and its sequel, ''Neues vom Wixxer'', in 2007.
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