History Film / MightyAphrodite

4th Apr '17 1:28:16 PM AnotherGuy
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-->'''Chorus:''' Look, here's a man who killed his father and slept with his mother.\\
'''Jocasta:''' I hate to tell you what they call my son in Harlem.
4th Apr '17 1:27:04 PM AnotherGuy
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* HistoricalInJoke: Many, such as a FunnyBackgroundEvent of Oedipus wandering around with his hands outstretched, bumping into things.
4th Apr '17 1:21:32 PM AnotherGuy
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* MeaningfulName: Linda means "pretty" in Spanish. Linda points this out to Lenny.


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-->'''Linda:''' ''(showing Lenny an antique watch)'' See, as the mainspring goes back and forth, the bishop keeps fucking her in the ass!
4th Apr '17 1:18:27 PM AnotherGuy
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* MagicRealism: Loads of it. For example, it's foretold Lenny would receive bad news from the blind seer Tiresias at The Acropolis. Tiresias, a blind homeless guy played by Jack Warden, in front of a Greek restaurant called Acropolis.



* TheDitz: The prositute and the her DistaffCounterpart that Lenny set her up with, an onion farmer.

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* TheDitz: The prositute prostitute and the her DistaffCounterpart that Lenny set her up with, an onion farmer.
4th Apr '17 1:14:02 PM AnotherGuy
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* TheCassandra:
-->'''Lenny:''' Oh for God's sake, you're such a Cassandra!\\
'''Cassandra:''' I am not "such a Cassandra". I '''am''' Cassandra!
4th Apr '17 1:11:40 PM AnotherGuy
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* InteractiveNarrator: Lenny converses with the GreekChorus leader (F. Murray Abraham).
4th Apr '17 1:10:39 PM AnotherGuy
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* AwLookTheyReallyDoLoveEachOther: [[spoiler: The film broadly hints Lenny and Amanda are going to split and end up with new partners. They end up admitting, yes, they really do love each other and remain married.]]
4th Apr '17 1:08:41 PM AnotherGuy
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* HappyEnding: A WhereAreTheyNowMontaga to the song "When You're Smiling".

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* HappyEnding: A WhereAreTheyNowMontaga WhereAreTheyNowEpilogue montage to the song "When You're Smiling".
4th Apr '17 1:08:10 PM AnotherGuy
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* HappyEndingMontage: To the song "When You're Smiling".

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* HappyEndingMontage: To HappyEnding: A WhereAreTheyNowMontaga to the song "When You're Smiling".
4th Apr '17 1:06:55 PM AnotherGuy
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* HappyEndingMontaga: To the song "When You're Smiling".

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* HappyEndingMontaga: HappyEndingMontage: To the song "When You're Smiling".
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