History Film / KidsInTheHallBrainCandy

16th Jul '17 4:38:30 PM Andyxdr
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* TheCameo: BrendanFraser as a drug tester (who knows he's getting the placebo) and Creator/JaneaneGarofalo.

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* TheCameo: BrendanFraser Creator/BrendanFraser as a drug tester (who knows he's getting the placebo) and Creator/JaneaneGarofalo.



* NoControlGroup: Averted and discussed [[PlayedForLaughs for laughs]], as Brendan Frasier's [[TheCameo cameo]] appearance figures out that he's part of the control.

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* NoControlGroup: Averted and discussed [[PlayedForLaughs for laughs]], as Brendan Frasier's Fraser's [[TheCameo cameo]] appearance figures out that he's part of the control.
12th Jul '17 5:43:04 AM NWolfman
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* DrugsAreBad: Subverted. One of the story's morals is that antidepressants are for people who ''need'' them, who can't get out of bed in the morning. They're not meant to just make you feel better after you've had a crummy day.

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* DrugsAreBad: Subverted. One of the story's morals is that antidepressants are for some people who ''need'' them, antidepressants. They aren't for people who've just had a crummy day, but for people who can't don't have it in them to so much as get out of bed in the morning. They're not meant to just make you feel better after you've had a crummy day.morning.
12th Jul '17 5:39:42 AM NWolfman
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* DrugsAreBad: Subverted. One of the story's morals is that antidepressants are for people who ''need'' them, who can't get out of bed in the morning. They're not meant to just make you feel better after you've had a crummy day.
15th Apr '17 8:23:18 PM JoeNotCharles
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* TranslationYes: Inverted in the title sequence. Mark McKinney makes a long, poetic, nihilistic speech to his therapist, in German with English subtitles. The therapist tells him his doesn't understand German. McKinney replies, "scheisse," which is subtitled, "The nipples of Mother Hope have run dry."
13th Jan '17 11:20:26 AM Mdumas43073
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14th Sep '16 3:11:42 PM Exxolon
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10th Dec '15 12:00:17 PM FF32
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After the end of ''TheKidsInTheHall'', there was one last project that the troupe wanted to perform - their own movie.

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After the end of ''TheKidsInTheHall'', ''Series/TheKidsInTheHall'', there was one last project that the troupe wanted to perform - their own movie.
10th Dec '15 7:31:07 AM 32_Footsteps
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* CompressedVice: People later in the film end up trapped in their [=GLeeMONEX=] TailorMadePrison much faster than those earlier in the film. It's hinted that Roritor increased the potency of the drug in later iterations.



* HappyPlace

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* HappyPlaceHappyPlace: [=GleeMONEX=] works by forcing its user into this, making them recall their happiest memory. The problem comes when [[TailorMadePrison they later prove unable to leave]]. [[spoiler: Inverted in the last scene, when Chris Cooper figures out a drug that forces the user into their saddest memory and can break them out of their [=GLeeMONEX=]-induced happiness coma.]]
3rd Dec '15 2:11:07 PM KingClark
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Until it's revealed just why you don't want to [[TerminallyDependentSociety rush an antidepressant out the door.]]

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Until it's revealed just why you don't want to [[TerminallyDependentSociety rush an antidepressant out the door.]]
door]].
23rd Aug '15 9:05:55 PM AnotherGuy
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* TestosteronePoisoning: Wally's happiest moments are of getting berated by his drill instructor and doing calisthenics. He also has what is apparently a fantasy involving a mission to have sex with enemy beefcakes.

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* TestosteronePoisoning: Wally's happiest moments are of [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YbTKbp1eueI getting berated by his drill instructor instructor]] and doing calisthenics. He also has what is apparently a fantasy involving a mission to have sex with enemy beefcakes.
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