History Film / Jumanji

1st Aug '17 11:25:53 AM gjjones
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* GangOfBullies: Billy and his gang are jerkasses.

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* GangOfBullies: Billy and his gang are jerkasses.jerks, which are {{Lampshade|Hanging}}d by Alan after they beat the crap out of him



* MyGreatestFailure: Sarah, having abandoned Alan to the jungle for 26 years. She did try to tell people what happened at first, but [[CassandraTruth no one believed her]] (and presumably thought her crazy), so she gave up trying to tell anyone and pretended it never happened. [[HeroicSacrifice She makes up for it in the end]].

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* MyGreatestFailure: Sarah, having abandoned Alan to the jungle for 26 years. She did try to tell people what happened at first, but [[CassandraTruth no one believed her]] everyone dismissed her beliefs]] (and presumably thought her crazy), so she gave up trying to tell anyone and pretended it never happened. [[HeroicSacrifice She makes up for it in the end]].
31st Jul '17 6:35:22 AM BigBadTroper
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* BigBad: Jumanji. All the animals, natural disasters and other stuff that comes out of the game, including Van Pelt, are just parts of it. The board game is ultimately responsible for every bad thing that happens in the story, [[spoiler: and it all goes away once the game is finished]]. Though Van Pelt has a more active role.

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* BigBad: Jumanji.Jumanji itself. All the animals, natural disasters and other stuff that comes out of the game, including Van Pelt, are just parts of it. The board game is ultimately responsible for every bad thing that happens in the story, [[spoiler: and it all goes away once the game is finished]]. Though Van Pelt has a more active role.
29th Jul '17 11:03:32 PM SlackerSpice
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* ReversePsychology: How Alan is convinced into sticking around.

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* ReversePsychology: How Peter convinces Alan is convinced into sticking around.to stick around and help with the game, by saying that he and Judy can handle the game by themselves, knowing that Alan knows better. Peter even name drops the trope when Alan finally agrees.
19th Jul '17 10:53:23 PM AnotherGuy
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** The group returning to the mansion, and it has fully transformed into a jungle.
--->'''Alan:''' Suddenly I feel right at home.
19th Jul '17 9:54:21 PM AnotherGuy
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* {{Foreshadowing}}: Van Pelt is on the game's cover.

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* {{Foreshadowing}}: Van Pelt is on the game's cover.cover, and is the bust that Peter uncovers in the mansion.
19th Jul '17 9:51:46 PM AnotherGuy
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* ItCanThink:
-->'''Young Alan:''' Uh, oh. The game thinks I rolled...\\
'''Young Sarah:''' What do you mean "the game ''thinks''"?
3rd Jul '17 10:13:25 AM mangamanic
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** Van Pelt's expression when Alan says "Jumanji", realising that Alan just won the game.
1st Jul '17 2:15:20 PM tyrekecorrea
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* AdultFear: You threaten to send your depressed son off to a prestigious boarding school for not being brave enough, and he vanishes off the face of the Earth before you can apologize. No wonder Alan's father lost the will to live.

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* AdultFear: You threaten announce plans to send your depressed son off to a prestigious boarding school for not being brave enough, school, and he vanishes off the face of the Earth before you can apologize. No wonder Alan's father lost the will to live.
1st Jul '17 12:20:41 PM tyrekecorrea
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* FisherKingdom: The four protagonists of the sequel become the avatars they chose when starting up the game. Obviously, hijinks ensue when The Rock is playing an awkward honor student, a large varsity player is shrunk down into Kevin Hart, and a teenage girl [[GenderBender is turned into Jack Black.]]



* HypocriticalHumor: At first Alan doesn't want to play the game again, but realizes he has to when his and Sarah's piece's are still on the board. Then he convinces a reluctant Sarah to play as well. Then after Van Pelt gets out of the game, an annoyed Judy asks if the hunter was the ''real'' reason why he didn't want to play. This makes Sarah angry.

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* HypocriticalHumor: At first Alan doesn't want to play the game again, but realizes he has to when his and Sarah's piece's pieces are still on the board. Then he convinces a reluctant Sarah to play as well. Then after Van Pelt gets out of the game, an annoyed Judy asks if the hunter was the ''real'' reason why he didn't want to play. This makes Sarah angry.
30th Jun '17 5:17:51 AM Saveelich
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!! The movie contains examples of:

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!! The movie ''Jumanji'' contains examples of:of:
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