History Film / KungPowEnterTheFist

25th Apr '17 1:26:20 PM ZombieAladdin
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* AnachronismStew: Let Ling's dad know if you see a Radio Shack. Also the car, the boombox, the lighter, the Hooters, the Taco Bell, the Neosporin, the cellphone, and the thermometer.

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* AnachronismStew: Let Ling's dad know if you see a Radio Shack. Also the car, the boombox, the lighter, the Hooters, the Taco Bell, the Neosporin, the cellphone, the thermometer, and the thermometer.cans of Pringles.
12th Apr '17 12:37:06 PM libertydude
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* CaptainObvious: Before going into [[OneSceneWonder the Nut Vendor]]'s shop, the Chosen One passes by a group of playing children. The song they're singing?
--> '''Children''': We're children! We're children!
30th Mar '17 2:47:49 PM xcountryguy
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-->-- '''The ChosenOne'''

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-->-- '''The ChosenOne'''
'''TheChosenOne'''



* BigBad: Betty is the main antagonist but even his answers to the Evil Council.

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* BigBad: Betty is the main antagonist but even his he answers to the Evil Council.


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* ExcitedShowTitle: It's not just Kung Pow Enter the Fist, it's Kung Pow! Enter the Fist.
29th Mar '17 7:12:52 AM xcountryguy
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%% Zero-context examples have been commented out. Please add context to the entries before uncommenting them.



%%* AndThatsTerrible: See [trope] is not context.
%%* AndYourLittleDogToo

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%%* * AndThatsTerrible: See [trope] The Chosen One's description of killing as "bad" and "wrong". Eventually concluding that "killing is not context.
%%* AndYourLittleDogToo
badong!"



%%* BigBad: Betty.

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%%* * BigBad: Betty.Betty is the main antagonist but even his answers to the Evil Council.



%%* BoisterousWeakling: Wimp Lo.

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%%* * BoisterousWeakling: Wimp Lo.Lo was purposely trained wrong. As a joke. He is very smug about his "abilities."



%%* ClothingDamage: "Shirt!ripper!"

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%%* ClothingDamage: "Shirt!ripper!"* ClothingDamage:
** Betty is the victim of this several times which leads to a CatchPhrase: "Shirt! Ripper!"
** The mook in the beginning of the movie who has his clothing ripped into a frilly bikini.



%%* DirtyOldMan: Master Tang, without a doubt.

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%%* * DirtyOldMan: Master Tang, without a doubt.Tang is unphased by Ling's "shyness", wonders where his glove will go and gives his students some embarrassing mantras to shout while practicing.



%%* FightingWithChucks: Gopher Chucks!
%%* FluffyTheTerrible: Betty.

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%%* * FightingWithChucks: When the Chosen One encounters some nunchuk wielding mooks in the initial fight he calls upon his forest creature friends for help. "I need Gopher Chucks!
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Chucks!"
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FluffyTheTerrible: Betty.Master Pain renames himself "Betty" partway through he movie. This does not diminish his power.



%%* GagBoobs: "I am Whoa." And yes, that's Gag ''Boob''. Whoa has a single breast which is barely covered, and not a single breast like a woman post mastectomy. It's in the center of her chest. The Chosen One just stares at it and is distracted when she talks.

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%%* * GagBoobs: "I am Whoa." And yes, that's Gag ''Boob''. Whoa has a single single, large breast which is barely covered, and not a single breast like a woman post mastectomy. It's in that covers the center middle of her chest. Her top is still cut to show it off. The Chosen One just stares at it and is distracted when she talks.by this.



%%* GreaterScopeVillain: Evil Council.

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%%* * GreaterScopeVillain: The Evil Council.Council has a very vague plan, has a lot of firepower they can bring to bear and are clearly Betty's boss.



%%* HarmfulToMinors

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%%* HarmfulToMinors* HarmfulToMinors: Master Pain and his minions have no qualms of trying to assassinate the Chosen One as a child, even resorting to burning down his parents' home with him in it when the baby puts up a resistance.



%%* HilariousOuttakes

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%%* HilariousOuttakes* HilariousOuttakes: There are the traditional outtakes over the end credits but the DVD also has many worthwhile alternate tracks and deleted scenes.



%%* IKnowKungFaux: The "My-Face-to-Your-Foot style".
%%* ImperialChina: [[AnachronismStew With additions.]]
%%* ImprobableWeaponUser: Gopher Chucks!

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%%* * IKnowKungFaux: The "My-Face-to-Your-Foot style".
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Wimp Lo thinks that being hit demonstrates proper technique of certain styles.
--> '''Wimp Lo''': ""Face-to-Foot style"", how'd ya like it?"
--> '''Wimp Lo''': "How about we try "My-nuts-to-Your-Fist!"
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ImperialChina: [[AnachronismStew With additions.]]
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This is ostensibly the setting of the movie but there are Japanese references, modern American stores, French aliens and modern technology that it may as well not matter.
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ImprobableWeaponUser: Gopher Chucks!The Chosen One can use a pair of gophers biting a piece of fabric as a set of improvised nunchuks leading to the infamous "Gopher Chucks".



%%* InstantChucks: See [trope] is not context.

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%%* * InstantChucks: See [trope] is not context.Need chucks? Get some friendly gophers to bite on a piece of ripped shirt and you are good to go!



%%* ItMakesSenseInContext: Define "sense".



%%* JustAStupidAccent: Well, a variety of stupid accents.

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%%* * JustAStupidAccent: Well, a variety There are many accents and voices used in the movie. Very few of stupid accents.them are Chinese accents, if any.



%%* KungFoley
%%* LeftTheBackgroundMusicOn: Played straight and lampshaded. Bonus points for actually being relevant to the plot.

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%%* KungFoley
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* KungFoley: There are lots of smack and flip sound effects during the fights. Even simply waving one's arm can produce a "woosh".
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LeftTheBackgroundMusicOn: Played straight and lampshaded. Bonus points for actually being relevant It gets to the plot.point where Betty asks for background music to fight to.



%%* MadeOfPlasticine: [[LampshadeHanging Lampshaded]] by the narrator.

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%%* * MadeOfPlasticine: [[LampshadeHanging Lampshaded]] by The above mentioned "stomach plug" mook the narrator.Chosen One punches. Nobody else in the movie falls victim to this.



%%* NoIndoorVoice: '''''THAT'S A LOT OF NUTS!'''''
%%--> ''''' THAT'LL BE FOUR BUCKS BABY, YOU WANT FRIES WITH THAT?!'''''
%%--> '''''HE JUST LEFT... WITH NUTS!'''''

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%%* * NoIndoorVoice: The peanut vendor is just so excited about selling nuts.
-->
'''''THAT'S A LOT OF NUTS!'''''
%%--> --> ''''' THAT'LL BE FOUR BUCKS BABY, YOU WANT FRIES WITH THAT?!'''''
%%--> --> '''''HE JUST LEFT... WITH NUTS!'''''



%%* RaisedByWolves

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%%* RaisedByWolves* RaisedByWolves: The Chosen One was raised by "various desert animals" after his family was killed and a passerby woman simply made sure he was rolled to the bottom of a ravine properly.



%%* TheRival: Wimp Lo

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%%* * TheRival: Wimp LoLo would like to think so but he is no match for the Chosen One because he was trained wrong. As a joke.



%* ShirtlessScene

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%* ShirtlessScene* ShirtlessScene: The Chosen One gratuitously rips off his shirt before his first fight of the movie.



%%* TorsoWithAView: Do not direct people to other pages.

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%%* * TorsoWithAView: Do not direct people to The stomach plug mook is punched through so cleanly that you can see the background and other pages.mooks through the hole in his stomach.
23rd Feb '17 7:59:50 AM speedyboris
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* GoForTheEye: Early in the film, Chosen One picks out the eyes of five adversaries.
23rd Feb '17 7:28:40 AM speedyboris
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** Certain shots of baby Chosen One rolling down the really tall mountain are recycled in that sequence.
23rd Feb '17 7:26:45 AM speedyboris
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* ObviouslyEvil: "The Evil Council".
23rd Feb '17 7:21:47 AM speedyboris
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* VocalDissonance: Admit it: You were surprised the first time you heard Master Pain, a sinister-looking martial artist, speak in that high-pitched goofy voice.
--> '''Master Pain''': Open da mouth.
** One of the villagers, an Asian, speaks with a Southern drawl.
23rd Feb '17 7:19:22 AM speedyboris
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''(this goes on for about half a minute)''

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''(this goes on for about half a minute)'''''Ling:''' Chosen One!\\
'''C.O.:''' ''(now closer, still running towards her)'' I'm coming!
23rd Feb '17 7:16:18 AM speedyboris
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* StockFootage: The use of which is also parodied, with animorphically stretched stock footage of squirrels.

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* StockFootage: StockFootage: The use movie itself is pieced together from ''Tiger and Crane Fist'', and there are numerous other instances in the movie, all done deliberately for laughs:
** The introduction to Master Tang has footage
of which Tang swooping his arm in the air three times.
** When Chosen One meets Whoa, footage of him saying "Hmm?"
is also parodied, with used three times in quick succession.
** The footage of Betty swinging his chain at the waterfall is used a few times in the same scene.
** The footage of Chosen One running towards Ling in an open field ("Chosen One!" "I'm coming!") is recycled, parodying continuity errors.
** The footage of Chosen One coming across dying bodies of Tang, Ling, and Dog is recycled numerous times.
** The
animorphically stretched stock footage of squirrels.squirrels near the end of the film.
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