History Film / Overboard

12th Jun '16 2:02:19 AM FurtiveGrist
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** [[spoiler: When Joanna regains her memories and goes home, she becomes this for the boys, who heartbeakingly cry "You said Moms don't leave!"at her limo as they drive off.]]

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** [[spoiler: When Joanna regains her memories and goes home, she becomes this for the boys, who heartbeakingly cry "You said Moms don't leave!"at leave!" at her limo as they drive off.]]



* NotDistractedByTheSexy: Joanna's string bikini. Though Dean's eyes do linger at one point.

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* NotDistractedByTheSexy: Joanna's string bikini. [[{{Subversion}} Though Dean's eyes do linger at one point.point]].
12th Jun '16 1:55:53 AM FurtiveGrist
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* NiceToTheWaiter: Played for CharacterDevelopment. Before her accident, Joanna is a spoilt, tempestuous diva to her long-suffering butler and the other staff. After her accident, when she returns to her former life she finds she is able to connect much better with them than her old friends and family, and [[HeelRealization expresses remorse for her previous cruelty and thoughtlessness to them]].
* NotDistractedByTheSexy: Joanna's string bikini.
* OnlySaneMan: Billy not only tries to talk Dean out of his scheme, but implores him to come clean later. Zig-Zagged later when he tells an elaborate lie while Dean is trying to tell "Annie" the truth because Dean "balongs with her".

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* NiceToTheWaiter: Played for CharacterDevelopment. Before her accident, Joanna is a spoilt, spoiled, tempestuous diva to her long-suffering butler and the other staff. After her accident, when she returns to her former life she finds she is able to connect much better with them than her old friends and family, and [[HeelRealization expresses remorse for her previous cruelty and thoughtlessness to them]].
* NotDistractedByTheSexy: Joanna's string bikini.
bikini. Though Dean's eyes do linger at one point.
* OnlySaneMan: Billy not only tries to talk Dean out of his scheme, but implores him to come clean later. Zig-Zagged later when he tells an elaborate lie while Dean is trying to tell "Annie" the truth because Dean "balongs "belongs with her".
29th Jul '15 6:51:13 AM aft85
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* ForgottenBirthday: Played with. Dean is trying to come clean to Annie, but just can't work up the nerve, so he covers by telling her that the important revelation is that he forgot her birthday.
* HeroicBSOD: "Annie" goes into one just after the first day of trying to do chores. Dean comes home to find her sitting in a chair, completely catatonic, with the kids around her. The boys inform Dean of her day, so Dean decides to prompt a response out of her by asking her what's for dinner. When she replies with "Buh buh buh buh buh..." with no end in sight, Dean picks her up, carries her outside, and tosses her into the water barrel to snap her out of it.

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* Fridge Logic/Fridge Horror: Joanna's mother becomes suspicious that she hasn't heard from her for 2 months, which causes Grant to have to return for Joanna. Joanna states at the end that the boat and money are all hers. Who knows what Joanna's mother thought had happened to her?
* ForgottenBirthday: Played with. Dean is trying to come clean to Annie, but just can't work up the nerve, so he covers by telling her that the important revelation is that he forgot her birthday.
* HeroicBSOD: "Annie" goes into one just after the first day of trying to do chores. Dean comes coms home to find her sitting in a chair, completely catatonic, with the kids around her. The boys inform Dean of her day, so Dean decides to prompt a response out of her by asking her what's for dinner. When she replies with "Buh buh buh buh buh..." with no end in sight, Dean picks her up, carries her outside, and tosses her into the water barrel to snap her out of it.
22nd Apr '15 6:58:15 PM weirdfantasy
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* HeroicBSOD: "Annie" goes into one just after the first day of trying to do chores. Dean comes home to find her sitting in a chair, completely catatonic, with the kids around her. The boys inform Dean of her day, so Dean decides to prompt a response out of her by asking her what's for dinner. When she replies with "Buh buh buh buh buh..." with no end in sight, Dean picks her up, carries her outside, and tosses her into the water barrel to snap her out of it.
22nd Apr '15 3:36:00 PM Prfnoff
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A 1987 romantic comedy starring Creator/KurtRussell and Goldie Hawn. Joanna is a RichBitch living with all the creature comforts on a yacht with her husband Grant. While bored during a stopover for repairs in the small town of Elk Cove, Oregon, Joanna hires a local carpenter, Dean, to remodel her closet. Despite the closet being exactly what she asked for, she declares it to be sub-par, stiffs him on the bill, and throws him and his tool box overboard.

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A 1987 romantic comedy RomanticComedy starring Creator/KurtRussell and Goldie Hawn.Creator/GoldieHawn. Joanna is a RichBitch living with all the creature comforts on a yacht with her husband Grant. While bored during a stopover for repairs in the small town of Elk Cove, Oregon, Joanna hires a local carpenter, Dean, to remodel her closet. Despite the closet being exactly what she asked for, she declares it to be sub-par, stiffs him on the bill, and throws him and his tool box overboard.
19th Jan '15 6:10:21 PM mlsmithca
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* AllMenArePerverts: Averted. Dean not only asserts that he would never touch Joanna due to her vile personality (no matter how good she looks), but refuses to sleep with "Annie" until after the two of them truly fall in love.
** He actually goes the extra mile and does everything he can to put her off sex, such as pouring a shot of cheap booze on his shirt and pretending to be completely wasted.

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* AllMenArePerverts: Averted. Dean not only asserts that he would never touch Joanna due to her vile personality (no matter how good she looks), but refuses to sleep with "Annie" until after the two of them truly fall in love.
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love. He actually goes the extra mile and does everything he can to put her off sex, such as pouring a shot of cheap booze on his shirt and pretending to be completely wasted.



* IgnoredConfession: When Annie finds her own monogrammed panties in the truck and accuses Dean of cheating, he uses the opportunity to confess the whole scheme to her. She completely ignores it, thinking he's just trying to talk his way out of the affair.
** It helps that his sons have grown to love Annie and refuse to acknowledge the reveal. Dean's best friend then "admits" that the panties belong to a hooker he slept with his Dean's truck. When Dean asks why, the friend says that Annie is the best thing that ever happened to Dean.



* IgnoredConfession: When Annie finds her own monogrammed panties in the truck and accuses Dean of cheating, he uses the opportunity to confess the whole scheme to her. She completely ignores it, thinking he's just trying to talk his way out of the affair. It helps that his sons have grown to love Annie and refuse to acknowledge the reveal. Dean's best friend then "admits" that the panties belong to a hooker he slept with his Dean's truck. When Dean asks why, the friend says that Annie is the best thing that ever happened to Dean.



* LaserGuidedAmnesia: Joanna loses all of her memories, but still retains all her previous skills, and attitude.



* NiceToTheWaiter: Played for CharacterDevelopment. Before her accident, Joanna is a spoilt, tempestuous diva to her long-suffering butler and the other staff. After her accident, when she returns to her former life she finds she is able to connect much better with them than her old friends and family, and [[HeelRealization expresses remorse for her previous cruelty and thoughtlessness to them]].



* OnlySaneMan: Billy not only tries to talk Dean out of his scheme, but implores him to come clean later.
** Zig-Zagged later when he tells an elaborate lie while Dean is trying to tell "Annie" the truth because Dean "balongs with her".

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* OnlySaneMan: Billy not only tries to talk Dean out of his scheme, but implores him to come clean later.
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later. Zig-Zagged later when he tells an elaborate lie while Dean is trying to tell "Annie" the truth because Dean "balongs with her".



* LaserGuidedAmnesia: Joanna loses all of her memories, but still retains all her previous skills, and attitude.
* NiceToTheWaiter: Played for CharacterDevelopment. Before her accident, Joanna is a spoilt, tempestuous diva to her long-suffering butler and the other staff. After her accident, when she returns to her former life she finds she is able to connect much better with them than her old friends and family, and [[HeelRealization expresses remorse for her previous cruelty and thoughtlessness to them]].



-->You know what your problem is? Huh? You're so goddamn bored, you gotta invent things to bitch about. You haven't got a single thing to do except for your hair. Yeah! The closet was fine! You just needed somethin' to take up your useless, empty, nail-polishing, toe-polishing, rich-bitch, sun tanning days!



--->You know what your problem is? Huh? You're so goddamn bored, you gotta invent things to bitch about. You haven't got a single thing to do except for your hair. Yeah! The closet was fine! You just needed somethin' to take up your useless, empty, nail-polishing, toe-polishing, rich-bitch, sun tanning days!



** The main character's mother is wearing one of these when the yacht is turned around in the middle of the night.

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** The main character's Joanna's mother is wearing one of these when the yacht is turned around in the middle of the night.



3rd Sep '14 6:36:13 AM StarSword
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* IntimateMarks: Dean is able to convince the doctors caring for her that he's her husband because he could describe a buttock tattoo he saw when she was wearing a thong bikini.



* RealLifeRelative: Creator/KurtRussell and Creator/GoldieHawn are, of course, a couple in real life.
26th Aug '14 10:12:30 PM firejewel
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A 1987 romantic comedy starring Creator/KurtRussell and Creator/GoldieHawn. Joanna is a RichBitch living with all the creature comforts on a yacht with her husband Grant. While bored during a stopover for repairs in the small town of Elk Cove, Oregon, Joanna hires a local carpenter, Dean, to remodel her closet. Despite the closet being exactly what she asked for, she declares it to be sub-par, stiffs him on the bill, and throws him and his tool box overboard.

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A 1987 romantic comedy starring Creator/KurtRussell and Creator/GoldieHawn.Goldie Hawn. Joanna is a RichBitch living with all the creature comforts on a yacht with her husband Grant. While bored during a stopover for repairs in the small town of Elk Cove, Oregon, Joanna hires a local carpenter, Dean, to remodel her closet. Despite the closet being exactly what she asked for, she declares it to be sub-par, stiffs him on the bill, and throws him and his tool box overboard.



* ComicallyMissingThePoint: The principal tells Dean that his boys are completely without supervision, to which dean remarks how lucky they are.

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* ComicallyMissingThePoint: The principal tells Dean that his boys are completely without supervision, to which dean Dean misinterprets and remarks how lucky they are.
19th Jul '14 10:32:51 AM tkzv
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* AllWomenLoveShoes: The film starts with Joanna hiring Dean to make a shoe closet. She describes her current situation as catastrophic. And that's just the shoes she keeps on her yacht.
6th Jul '14 4:56:45 AM BlackTemplar
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** Zig-Zagged later when he tells an elaborate lie while Dean is trying to tell "Annie" the truth because Dean "balongs with her".
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