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* ReluctantFanserviceGirl: Again, the Polar Bear Club Woman.
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Not under any circumstances to be confused with ''[[Literature/NineteenEightyFour Nineteen Eighty-Four]]'', or ''1941'', the third game in Capcom's ''VideoGame/NineteenFortyTwo'' video game series.

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Not under any circumstances to be confused with ''[[Literature/NineteenEightyFour Nineteen Eighty-Four]]'', or ''1941'', with the third game in Capcom's ''VideoGame/NineteenFortyTwo'' video game series.
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* AbhorrentAdmirer: {{Exaggerated}} with both Stretch and Maxine in different ways - Stretch's pursuing of Donna is extremely creepy and evocative of rape, while Maxine, knowing and seeing how Stretch is terrorizing Donna, declares him the 'perfect man' and spends the rest of the film chasing after him, screaming his name, and punching anyone who gets between her and 'her man'.

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* AbhorrentAdmirer: {{Exaggerated}} with both Stretch and Maxine in different ways - -- Stretch's pursuing of Donna is extremely creepy and evocative of rape, while Maxine, knowing and seeing how Stretch is terrorizing Donna, declares him the 'perfect man' "perfect man" and spends the rest of the film chasing after him, screaming his name, and punching anyone who gets between her and 'her man'."her man".
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-->--'''Gen. Joseph W. Stilwell'''

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-->--'''Gen.-->--'''[[HistoricalDomainCharacter Gen. Joseph W. Stilwell'''
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-->--'''Gen. Joseph W. Stillwell'''

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-->--'''Gen. Joseph W. Stillwell'''
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-->--'''Gen. Joseph W. Stillwell''' (Robert Stack)

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-->--'''Gen. Joseph W. Stillwell''' (Robert Stack)
Stillwell'''
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Spielberg, with the combined backing of ''two'' major studios (Creator/{{Universal}} and [[Creator/ColumbiaPictures Columbia]]), spared no expense on this film. It has special effects rivaling those of "serious" UsefulNotes/WorldWarII epics and the cast reads like a who's who list of comedy in the [[TheSeventies 1970s]]. All in the service of {{Slapstick}}. Unfortunately, it was a critical bomb and received disappointing box office numbers (though it wasn't the complete flop it's usually remembered as), and stands as the one black mark in Spielberg's otherwise-outstanding run of blockbusters between 1975 and 1982. It has defenders, but they are small in number and most of them ''still'' agree it isn't as good as the other movies from this period.

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Spielberg, with the combined backing of ''two'' major studios (Creator/{{Universal}} and [[Creator/ColumbiaPictures Columbia]]), spared no expense on this film. It has special effects rivaling those of "serious" UsefulNotes/WorldWarII epics and the cast AllStarCast reads like a who's who list of movie comedy in the [[TheSeventies 1970s]]. All in the service of {{Slapstick}}. Unfortunately, it was a critical bomb and received disappointing box office numbers (though it wasn't the complete flop it's usually remembered as), and stands as the one black mark in Spielberg's otherwise-outstanding run of blockbusters between 1975 and 1982. It has defenders, but they are small in number and most of them ''still'' agree it isn't as good as the other movies from this period.
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->''"This isn't the state of California, it's a state of insanity."''
-->--'''Gen. Joseph W. Stillwell''' (Robert Stack)
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Spectacular, big-budget comedy film, directed by none other than Creator/StevenSpielberg, which takes place, [[SarcasmMode surprisingly enough]], [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin in the year 1941]]. The script was written by Creator/RobertZemeckis and Bob Gale.

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A spectacular,
big-budget comedy film, directed by none other than Creator/StevenSpielberg, which takes place, [[SarcasmMode surprisingly enough]], [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin in the year 1941]]. The script was written by Creator/RobertZemeckis and Bob Gale.
17th Mar '16 5:17:42 PM Pren
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* BrokenStreak: The one black mark on Spielberg's career from 1975 to 1982. In fact, the film actually wasn't the huge flop it's remembered as, it's just that all four of his other films in that period were such huge hits that its more modest success couldn't measure up.

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* BrokenStreak: The one black mark on Spielberg's career from 1975 to 1982. In fact, the film actually wasn't the huge flop it's remembered as, it's just that all four of his other films in that period [[Film/{{Jaws}} films]] [[Film/CloseEncountersOfTheThirdKind in]] [[Film/RaidersOfTheLostArk that]] [[Film/ETTheExtraTerrestrial period]] were such huge hits that its more modest success couldn't measure up.
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