History Film / HoneyIShrunkTheKids

24th Apr '16 9:10:53 AM MrStath2015
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* ArsonMurderAndJaywalking: While Russ Sr has some legitimate issues with living next door to the Szalinskis, he also takes exception to the incredibly average sight of Amy ''dancing in the kitchen while cleaning''.



* BrokenGlassPenalty: Ron tries to make a run for it after breaking the Szalinski's window, but Russ Jr. catches him and drags him back over to apologize. On the flip side, Ron's baseball somehow fixes the problem with the shrink ray.

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* BrokenGlassPenalty: Ron tries to make a run for it after breaking the Szalinski's window, but Russ Jr. catches him and drags him back over to apologize. On the flip side, Ron's baseball somehow fixes the problem with the shrink ray.
22nd Apr '16 1:49:24 AM KJMackley
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* ''Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves'' (1997): A DirectToVideo effort in which the adults are the ones shrunk.

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* ''Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves'' (1997): A DirectToVideo effort Wayne ends up shrinking himself along with Diane, his brother and sister in which the adults are the ones shrunk.law. Now they have to navigate their cavernous home as pre-teen Adam throws a WildTeenParty. Went DirectToVideo.
16th Apr '16 6:19:19 AM LadyYuki
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* DemotedToExtra: Amy only briefly appears in ''Honey, I Blew Up The Kid'', and is PutOnABus before the end of the first act.

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* DemotedToExtra: Amy only briefly appears in ''Honey, I Blew Up The Kid'', and is PutOnABus [[PutOnABus leaves for college]] before the end of the first act.



* [[spoiler:ILied / [[IsThatWhatHeToldYou That's Not What She Told Me]]:]] Mae told Russ Sr. that Russ Jr. didn't make the team, which Russ Sr. was upset over. [[spoiler:Later in the movie, while talking to the cops, Mae slipped that Russ Jr. actually quit but was afraid to tell his dad.]]

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* [[spoiler:ILied ILied / [[IsThatWhatHeToldYou That's Not What She Told Me]]:]] Mae Me]]: [[spoiler:Mae told Russ Sr. that Russ Jr. didn't make the team, which Russ Sr. was upset over. [[spoiler:Later Later in the movie, while talking to the cops, Mae slipped that Russ Jr. actually quit but was afraid to tell his dad.]]



** In the ''Honey, I Blew Up the Kid'', when Wayne and Diane are looking for the boxed-up shrink ray in the warehouse, there is a very clear shot of him standing in front of a crate labeled [[Film/RaidersOfTheLostArk "ARK OF THE COVENANT"]].

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** In the ''Honey, I Blew Up the Kid'', when Wayne and Diane are looking for the boxed-up shrink ray in the warehouse, there is a very clear shot of him standing in front of a crate labeled [[Film/RaidersOfTheLostArk "ARK OF THE COVENANT"]].



* WhyCouldntYouBeDifferent: Russ Sr. is happy that Ron so psyched about the fishing trip and wonders why can't Russ Jr. be like him. Mae just tells him to give him a chance.

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* WhyCouldntYouBeDifferent: Russ Sr. is happy wishes that Ron so psyched Russ. Jr. was as excited about the fishing trip and wonders why can't Russ Jr. be like him. Mae just tells him to give him a chance.(and sports in general) as Ron.
27th Mar '16 9:08:37 AM MacronNotes
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* ''Honey, I Shrunk the Audience'' (1994): A Ride/DisneyThemeParks ThreeDMovie ShortFilm. Wayne's being honored as Inventor of the Year, but some demos of his latest inventions go wild...and TheFourthWallWillNotProtectYou! (At Walt Disney World in Florida, a new character from this film, Dr. Nigel Channing [played by Eric Idle], was subsequently incorporated into other attractions in its host pavillion at Epcot.)

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* ''Honey, I Shrunk the Audience'' (1994): A Ride/DisneyThemeParks ThreeDMovie ShortFilm. Wayne's being honored as Inventor of the Year, but some demos of his latest inventions go wild...and TheFourthWallWillNotProtectYou! (At Walt Disney World in Florida, a new character from this film, Dr. Nigel Channing [played by Eric Idle], was subsequently incorporated into other attractions in its host pavillion at Epcot.)
20th Mar '16 5:45:35 PM EBsessed
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* WouldHurtAChild: Dr. Hendrickson's team in the second film, try to tranquilize giant toddler Adam by firing ''giant tranquilzer darts'' at him. They end up electrocuting him in the process. Diane is understandably [[MamaBear far less than pleased]] and she makes sure they know it.
* WhyCouldntYouBeDifferent: Russ Sr. is happy Ron so psyched about the fishing trip. He wonders why can't Russ Jr. be like Ron. Mae just tells him to give him a chance.

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* WouldHurtAChild: Dr. Hendrickson's team in the second film, try film tries to tranquilize giant toddler Adam by firing ''giant tranquilzer darts'' at him. They end up electrocuting him in the process. Diane is understandably [[MamaBear far less than pleased]] and she makes sure they know it.
* WhyCouldntYouBeDifferent: Russ Sr. is happy that Ron so psyched about the fishing trip. He trip and wonders why can't Russ Jr. be like Ron.him. Mae just tells him to give him a chance.
20th Mar '16 5:38:13 PM EBsessed
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** The male cop in the first film, all he says is "mm-hmm".
20th Mar '16 5:37:45 PM EBsessed
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* RunningGag: Diane faints in each movie upon the reveal of the shrink ray's effects.
** Though in ''Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves'', it was Mitch. Mostly because his potassium is running low.

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* RunningGag: Diane faints in each movie upon the reveal of the shrink ray's effects.
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effects. Though in ''Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves'', it was Mitch. Mostly because his potassium is running low.low.
** A lot of characters in the first film utter a simple, judgmental, "...Mmm-hm," when they think someone's acting really bizarre, including Russ Sr, the cops, and Mr. Forstein.
20th Mar '16 5:31:55 PM EBsessed
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* TimTaylorTechnology: Inverted, the shrink ray only works by using ''less'' power. Go figure.

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* TimTaylorTechnology: Inverted, Inverted; the shrink ray only works by using ''less'' power. Go figure.
20th Mar '16 5:31:13 PM EBsessed
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** Earlier, Nick fell into the flower, and Amy reminds him of his allergies.

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** Earlier, Nick fell falls into the flower, a flower and Amy reminds him of his allergies.
20th Mar '16 5:26:12 PM EBsessed
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** In the sequel, when Wayne and Diane are looking for the boxed-up shrink ray in the warehouse, there is a very clear shot of him standing in front of a crate labeled [[Film/RaidersOfTheLostArk "ARK OF THE COVENANT"]].
** In the first movie, there's a shoutout to the classic movie ''Film/ToHaveAndHaveNot'' when Amy says to Russell, "You know how to whistle, don't you? You just put your lips together and blow."

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** In the sequel, ''Honey, I Blew Up the Kid'', when Wayne and Diane are looking for the boxed-up shrink ray in the warehouse, there is a very clear shot of him standing in front of a crate labeled [[Film/RaidersOfTheLostArk "ARK OF THE COVENANT"]].
** In the first movie, there's a shoutout shout-out to the classic movie ''Film/ToHaveAndHaveNot'' when Amy says to Russell, "You know how to whistle, don't you? You just put your lips together and blow."



* SparedByTheAdaptation: The Junior Novelization is actually drastically different from the film, one of the major differences being this with [[spoiler: Anty]].

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* SparedByTheAdaptation: The Junior Novelization junior novelization is actually drastically different from the film, with one of the major differences being an example of this with trope for [[spoiler: Anty]].
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