History Film / OneCrazySummer

5th Feb '16 10:44:13 AM Morgenthaler
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* TakeThat: Siskel And Ebert gave Savage Steve Holland's previous film ''BetterOffDead'' a negative review, so at the end of the movie a pair of "Cute and fuzzy bunnies" who resemble them get blown up.

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* TakeThat: TakeThatCritics: Siskel And Ebert gave Savage Steve Holland's previous film ''BetterOffDead'' ''Film/BetterOffDead'' a negative review, so at the end of the movie a pair of "Cute and fuzzy bunnies" who resemble them get blown up.
31st Jan '16 9:50:26 AM zeldafan128
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** Hoops [=McCann's=] name is a reference to the Music/SteelyDan song "Glamour Profession", which features a basketball player by the same name.
9th Nov '15 12:52:45 PM VicGeorge2011
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* KickTheDog: The villain literally kicks a dog as part of his over-the-top characterization. He also likes to listen to lobsters scream as he boils them - with a stethescope, no less.

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* KickTheDog: The villain literally kicks a dog as part of his over-the-top characterization. He also likes to listen to lobsters scream as he boils them - with a stethescope, stethoscope, no less.
9th Jun '15 3:21:02 PM Morgenthaler
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A 1986 screwball comedy starring JohnCusack and Creator/DemiMoore. The plot focuses on the antics of Hoops [=McCann=] (Cusack) and his [[RagtagBunchOfMisfits friends]] as they spend a summer cavorting around the island of Nantucket, Massachusetts. Sometime along the way Hoops and his friends run across a young rock singer named Cassandra Eldridge (Moore) whom they must help to save her grandmother's house from the clutches of [[CorruptCorporateExecutive Aquilla Beckersted]] and his [[JerkJock son Teddy]].

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A 1986 screwball comedy starring JohnCusack Creator/JohnCusack and Creator/DemiMoore. The plot focuses on the antics of Hoops [=McCann=] (Cusack) and his [[RagtagBunchOfMisfits friends]] as they spend a summer cavorting around the island of Nantucket, Massachusetts. Sometime along the way Hoops and his friends run across a young rock singer named Cassandra Eldridge (Moore) whom they must help to save her grandmother's house from the clutches of [[CorruptCorporateExecutive Aquilla Beckersted]] and his [[JerkJock son Teddy]].
9th Nov '14 6:22:48 AM VicGeorge2011
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* FlippingTheBird: Hoops and his friends do this to Teddy and his sailing crew as they pass by him in their sailing ship refitted with part of Teddy's convertible as its outboard motor.
9th Nov '14 6:20:58 AM VicGeorge2011
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* VanityLicensePlate: On Teddys car, "[=CUL8R=]"

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* VanityLicensePlate: On Teddys car, "[=CUL8R=]""[=CUL8R=]". It fittingly stays on the part of the car that has been turned into the outboard motor that was used on the fixed-up sailing ship Hoops and his friends use in the race.
9th Nov '14 6:17:55 AM VicGeorge2011
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* RibbonCuttingCeremony: Hoops and his friends try to christen a sailing ship that they fixed up by breaking a small nip of liquor on the bow, but they end up breaking a hole in the ship instead.
30th Jul '14 10:20:39 AM Premonition45
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* DickDastardlyStopsToCheat: Lampshaded during the boat race. Teddy objects to Aquilla trying to sabotage Hoops' boat, but Aquilla insists that "The only way to win is to cheat"

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* DickDastardlyStopsToCheat: Lampshaded during the boat race. Teddy objects to Aquilla trying to sabotage Hoops' boat, boat because he's already winning, but Aquilla insists that "The only way to win is to cheat"cheat".
30th Jul '14 10:19:43 AM Premonition45
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* DickDastardlyStopsToCheat: Lampshaded during the boat race. Teddy objects to Aquilla trying to sabotage Hoops' boat, but Aquilla insists that "The only way to win is to cheat"
4th Mar '14 10:11:44 PM m8e
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* ShoutOut: Egg winds up getting stuck in a Godzilla suit and having a lit cigar thrown in the mouth of it to give the appearance of smoke coming out. He winds up going on a rampage through a scale model of the BigBad's planned real-estate development plan; complete with explosive pyrotechnics and BobcatGoldthwait's trademark screaming sounding close enough to Godzilla's roar to pass off.

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* ShoutOut: Egg winds up getting stuck in a Godzilla suit and having a lit cigar thrown in the mouth of it to give the appearance of smoke coming out. He winds up going on a rampage through a scale model of the BigBad's planned real-estate development plan; complete with explosive pyrotechnics and BobcatGoldthwait's Creator/BobcatGoldthwait's trademark screaming sounding close enough to Godzilla's roar to pass off.
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