History Film / GoingOverboard

6th Jun '17 5:22:20 PM ImperialMajestyXO
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* EveryoneHasStandards: Miss Australia is kind of a bitch, but she's sill critical of Noriega's human rights abuses, especially him killing people who vote against his candidates.

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* EveryoneHasStandards: Miss Australia is kind of a bitch, but she's sill still critical of Noriega's human rights abuses, especially him killing people who vote against his candidates.
18th Dec '16 8:13:14 PM bwburke94
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''Going Overboard'' (also known as ''Babes Ahoy'') is a 1989 NoBudget comedy film starring Creator/AdamSandler in his first ever movie role, even two years before he became popular on ''Series/SaturdayNightLive''. In this movie, Sandler stars as [[UnfortunateNames Shecky Moskowitz]], an IdiotHero who dreams of becoming a stand-up comedian on a UsefulNotes/NewOrleans cruise ship. Unfortunately, he discovers the ship's comedian is actually a notorious JerkAss named Dickie Diamond, who always gets the girls and is so jealous of Shecky. So Shecky struggles to become the ship's top comedian instead of Dickie.

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''Going Overboard'' (also known as ''Babes Ahoy'') is a 1989 NoBudget comedy film starring Creator/AdamSandler in his first ever movie role, even two years before he became popular on ''Series/SaturdayNightLive''. In this movie, Sandler stars as [[UnfortunateNames Shecky Moskowitz]], an IdiotHero who dreams of becoming a stand-up comedian on a UsefulNotes/NewOrleans cruise ship. Unfortunately, he discovers the ship's comedian is actually a notorious JerkAss named Dickie Diamond, who always gets the girls and is so jealous of Shecky. So Shecky struggles to become the ship's top comedian instead of Dickie.
1st Nov '16 5:52:49 PM ImperialMajestyXO
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* EveryoneHasStandards: Miss Australia is kind of a bitch, but she's sill critical of Noriega's human rights abuses, especially him killing people who vote against his candidates.


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* IResembleThatRemark: Miss Australia criticizes Manuel Noriega's murderous regime. His response? Send assassins after her.


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27th Nov '15 11:12:37 AM nombretomado
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''Going Overboard'' (also known as ''Babes Ahoy'') is a 1989 NoBudget comedy film starring Creator/AdamSandler in his first ever movie role, even two years before he became popular on ''SaturdayNightLive''. In this movie, Sandler stars as [[UnfortunateNames Shecky Moskowitz]], an IdiotHero who dreams of becoming a stand-up comedian on a UsefulNotes/NewOrleans cruise ship. Unfortunately, he discovers the ship's comedian is actually a notorious JerkAss named Dickie Diamond, who always gets the girls and is so jealous of Shecky. So Shecky struggles to become the ship's top comedian instead of Dickie.

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''Going Overboard'' (also known as ''Babes Ahoy'') is a 1989 NoBudget comedy film starring Creator/AdamSandler in his first ever movie role, even two years before he became popular on ''SaturdayNightLive''.''Series/SaturdayNightLive''. In this movie, Sandler stars as [[UnfortunateNames Shecky Moskowitz]], an IdiotHero who dreams of becoming a stand-up comedian on a UsefulNotes/NewOrleans cruise ship. Unfortunately, he discovers the ship's comedian is actually a notorious JerkAss named Dickie Diamond, who always gets the girls and is so jealous of Shecky. So Shecky struggles to become the ship's top comedian instead of Dickie.
23rd Sep '15 4:13:19 PM Eagal
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The film is on the IMDB 100 worst movies list, and [[OldShame Adam Sandler doesn't even acknowledge its existence on his website.]]
27th Feb '15 3:37:21 PM OlfinBedwere
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* BitchInSheepsClothing: Miss Australia, who makes an attempt to seem somewhat nice during her interview segments when she's not accusing General Noriega of smelling like a pizza, but otherwise has quite the sharp-tongued personality.
26th Feb '15 9:59:18 PM Antwan
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* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: Dickie Diamond is a prety obvious knock-off of Andrew Dice Clay.

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* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: Dickie Diamond is a prety pretty obvious knock-off of Andrew Dice Clay.



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25th Oct '14 11:37:01 PM Twentington
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* NoBudget: Shecky [[LampshadeHanging lampshades]] this at the beginning (see quote at the top of the page), and then [[CameraAbuse illustrates it by making the camera]] [[ScreenShake shake excessively]].

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* NoBudget: NoBudget:[[invoked]] Shecky [[LampshadeHanging lampshades]] this at the beginning (see quote at the top of the page), and then [[CameraAbuse illustrates it by making the camera]] [[ScreenShake shake excessively]].
4th Feb '14 5:30:22 PM dangerdan97
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* CoversAlwaysLie: [[http://i.neoseeker.com/boxshots/TW92aWVzL0NvbWVkeQ==/going_overboard_frontcover_large_VEpRh4Rd2UI18dp.jpg Happens]] [[http://i361.photobucket.com/albums/oo51/Jobeykobra/2ijj0ci.jpg twice.]]

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* CoversAlwaysLie: [[http://i.neoseeker.com/boxshots/TW92aWVzL0NvbWVkeQ==/going_overboard_frontcover_large_VEpRh4Rd2UI18dp.jpg Happens]] [[http://i361.photobucket.com/albums/oo51/Jobeykobra/2ijj0ci.jpg twice.]]]] The first example is borderline [[ContemptibleCover contemptible]].
30th Oct '13 9:27:52 PM supernintendo128
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The film is on the IMDB 100 worst movies list, and Adam Sandler doesn't even acknowledge its existence on his website.

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The film is on the IMDB 100 worst movies list, and [[OldShame Adam Sandler doesn't even acknowledge its existence on his website.]]
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