History Film / Flubber

25th May '16 9:24:55 AM rjd1922
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* AvoidTheDreadedGRating: The film had one instance of "damn" very obviously inserted just to earn the film a PG rating. Strangely enough, when later aired on ''[[Series/WaltDisneyPresents TheWonderful World Of Disney]]'', it had the word seamlessly removed to bring it back down to TV-G.

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* AvoidTheDreadedGRating: The film had one instance of "damn" very obviously inserted just to earn the film a PG rating. Strangely enough, when later aired on ''[[Series/WaltDisneyPresents TheWonderful The Wonderful World Of Disney]]'', it had the word seamlessly removed to bring it back down to TV-G.



* DudeHesLikeInAComa - Weebo eventually creates a holographic projection of herself in order to try and have a physical relationship with the professor... ''when he's asleep''.

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* DudeHesLikeInAComa [[DudeShesLikeInAComa Dude, He's Like, In a Coma]] - Weebo eventually creates a holographic projection of herself in order to try and have a physical relationship with the professor... ''when he's asleep''.



** The DudeHesLikeInAComa thing is not subtle ''at all''.

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** The DudeHesLikeInAComa [[DudeShesLikeInAComa Dude, He's Like, In a Coma]] thing is not subtle ''at all''.
5th May '16 11:52:43 AM Arawn999
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-->'''Wilson''': "I'm here this weekend to steal your fiancee, and make her my wife."

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-->'''Wilson''': --->'''Wilson''': "I'm here this weekend to steal your fiancee, and make her my wife."



* DeadpanSnarker: Weebo is very sarcastic, especially towards the Brainard's relationship with Sara.



* RelationshipSabotage: Weebo sabotages Brainard's relationship with Sara, among other things deleting their wedding from his schedule to ensure he'll forget about it, in order to keep him to herself.



* SentientPhlebotinum: The Flubber has a mind of its own and is very much mischievous.



* SpeaksInShoutOuts: Weebo flips up her monitor and plays quotes from movies. These mix in with her original dialogue.

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* SpeaksInShoutOuts: Weebo flips up her monitor and plays quotes and clips from movies.movies and TV shows. These mix in with her original dialogue.
2nd Apr '16 4:35:37 PM Parable
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* AndThisIsFor: Sara yells "This is for Weebo!" when throwing Flubber at the BigBad.

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* AndThisIsFor: Sara yells "This is for Weebo!" [[spoiler:Weebo]]!" when throwing Flubber at the BigBad.
6th Feb '16 11:21:00 PM Tallens
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* HerosClassicCar: When Brainard needs a car to use as his flubber-powered flying test-bed, he uses his own 1963 Ford Thunderbird.
1st Jan '16 12:29:39 PM Mikeyfan93
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''Flubber'' is a 1997 movie starring Creator/RobinWilliams, and a remake of 1961's ''Film/TheAbsentMindedProfessor''.

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''Flubber'' is a 1997 movie starring Creator/RobinWilliams, and a remake of 1961's ''Film/TheAbsentMindedProfessor''.
''Film/TheAbsentMindedProfessor'', written by Creator/JohnHughes.
14th Nov '15 12:44:06 AM nombretomado
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''Flubber'' is a 1997 movie starring RobinWilliams, and a remake of 1961's ''Film/TheAbsentMindedProfessor''.

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''Flubber'' is a 1997 movie starring RobinWilliams, Creator/RobinWilliams, and a remake of 1961's ''Film/TheAbsentMindedProfessor''.
12th Sep '15 12:14:39 AM LadyNorbert
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* AbsentMindedProfessor: A genius innovator of robots, flubber, and Rube Goldberg contraptions, but don't expect him to arrive at his own wedding on time (which he missed four times). It's also a remake of the TropeNamer, ''Film/TheAbsentMindedProfessor''.

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* AbsentMindedProfessor: A genius innovator of robots, flubber, and Rube {{Rube Goldberg contraptions, device}}s, but don't expect him to arrive at his own wedding on time (which he missed four times). It's also a remake of the TropeNamer, ''Film/TheAbsentMindedProfessor''.
12th Sep '15 12:14:06 AM LadyNorbert
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* ArtisticLicenseSports: Using flubber to enhance the basketball team would be cheating and noticed by officials.

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* ArtisticLicenseSports: Using flubber Flubber to enhance the basketball team would be cheating and noticed by officials.



* BrattyTeenageDaughter: [[spoiler:Weebette has shades of this; She calls Sara "mom," and loudly complains about having to share a room with Flubber during Phillip and Sara's honeymoon.]]

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* BrattyTeenageDaughter: [[spoiler:Weebette has shades of this; this. She calls Sara "mom," and loudly complains about having to share a room with Flubber during Phillip and Sara's honeymoon.]]



** The whole neighborhood when the flubber first escapes.

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** The whole neighborhood when the flubber Flubber first escapes.



** Chester Hoenicker is very forthwright about threatening teachers to give his son good grades or stealing technology that the inventor would not sell to him.

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** Chester Hoenicker is very forthwright forthright about threatening teachers to give his son good grades or stealing technology that the inventor would not sell to him.



* CharacterDeath: Weebo is critcally damaged by robbers. Philip talks about "downloading her" in order to cheat death but he doesn't get to it in time so she's KilledOffForReal

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* CharacterDeath: Weebo is critcally critically damaged by robbers. Philip talks about "downloading her" in order to cheat death death, but he doesn't get to it in time so she's KilledOffForRealKilledOffForReal.



* HisNameIs: Weebo's last action is to flash a mysterious filename up on her screen, which turns out to be the blueprint for her 'daughter'.
* IWantMyBelovedToBeHappy: Weebo not only helps get Phillip back together with Dr. Reynolds, she intentionally alters her own design so her own feelings won't interfere with their relationship. Then refers to it as her 'daughter' to make ''absolutely'' sure.

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* HisNameIs: Weebo's last action is to flash a mysterious filename file name up on her screen, which turns out to be the blueprint for her 'daughter'.
* IWantMyBelovedToBeHappy: Weebo not only helps get Phillip back together with Dr. Reynolds, she intentionally alters her own design so her own feelings won't interfere with their relationship. Then She even refers to it as her 'daughter' to make ''absolutely'' sure.



** Brainard gets flack from ''everybody'' for continually standing up his finance at the altar. The only exception, ironically, is the jealous robot.

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** Brainard gets flack from ''everybody'' for continually standing up his finance fiancee at the altar. The only exception, ironically, is the jealous robot.



* SpoiledBrat: Chester Hoenicker' son marches through his house, blaiming his dad for screwing up. What was the screw up? He didn't do a good enough job bribing his college teachers into giving him a good grade.

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* SpoiledBrat: Chester Hoenicker' son marches through his house, blaiming blaming his dad for screwing up. What was the screw up? He didn't do a good enough job bribing his college teachers into giving him a good grade.
10th Jul '15 8:49:31 AM Morgenthaler
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5th Jul '15 6:06:46 AM Morgenthaler
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''Flubber'' is a 1997 movie starring RobinWilliams, and a remake of 1961's ''TheAbsentMindedProfessor''.

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''Flubber'' is a 1997 movie starring RobinWilliams, and a remake of 1961's ''TheAbsentMindedProfessor''.
''Film/TheAbsentMindedProfessor''.



* AbsentMindedProfessor: A genius innovator of robots, flubber, and Rube Goldberg contraptions, but don't expect him to arrive at his own wedding on time (which he missed four times). It's also a remake of the TropeNamer, ''TheAbsentMindedProfessor''.

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* AbsentMindedProfessor: A genius innovator of robots, flubber, and Rube Goldberg contraptions, but don't expect him to arrive at his own wedding on time (which he missed four times). It's also a remake of the TropeNamer, ''TheAbsentMindedProfessor''.''Film/TheAbsentMindedProfessor''.
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