History Film / PumpUpTheVolume

12th Jul '17 11:08:13 AM hullflyer
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--> Deaver : They're just kids!

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--> Deaver : Deaver: They're just kids!
12th Jul '17 11:08:01 AM hullflyer
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** Deaver gets a bit of a HeelFaceTurn at the end, when Brian Hunter confronts Ms. Crestwood about her illegal and unethical activities. It seems that his decision to expel Cheryl *might* have been intended to help her, and he didn't know how far Crestwood had gone in her actions.

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** Deaver gets might get a bit of a HeelFaceTurn at the end, when Brian Hunter confronts Ms. Crestwood about her illegal and unethical activities. It seems that his decision to expel Cheryl *might* ''might'' have been intended to help her, and he didn't know how far Crestwood had gone in her actions.actions - or maybe he just knows the scheme is about to be exposed, and he's trying to make himself look better.
12th Jul '17 11:05:31 AM hullflyer
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* OpenMindedParent: Mark's parents are such stereotypical baby boomers that it's vaguely ridiculous, but they're absolutely ''delighted'' at the idea that Mark has been sneaking Nora into the house under their noses. Of course, at the time they find out, they think Mark's the pirate DJ they're hearing about on the news, so it beats the alternative.

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* OpenMindedParent: Mark's parents are such stereotypical baby boomers that it's vaguely ridiculous, but they're absolutely ''delighted'' at the idea that Mark has been sneaking Nora into the house under their noses. Of course, at the time they find out, they A. think Mark's the pirate DJ they're hearing about on the news, so it beats the alternative.alternative, and B. have been pushing him to try and have more of a social life at his new school - a cute girlfriend is a ''major'' step in that direction.
12th Jul '17 11:02:31 AM hullflyer
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* ComingOfAgeStory: By the end of the movie,[[spoiler: Mark decides not to disguise his voice anymore and is finally able to talk publicly when he gets caught, overcoming his fear.]]

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* ComingOfAgeStory: By the end of the movie,[[spoiler: Mark movie, [[spoiler:Mark decides not to disguise his voice anymore and is finally able to talk publicly when he gets caught, overcoming his fear.]]



--> Now I'm depressed. Now I feel like killing myself. Luckily, I'm too depressed tto bother.

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--> Now I'm depressed. Now I feel like killing myself. Luckily, I'm too depressed tto to bother.
22nd Jun '17 10:35:47 PM marcoasalazarm
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* DeanBitterman: Principal Crestwood, of the two-faced and thoroughly illegal methods variety.
31st Oct '16 1:01:54 AM shamblingdead2
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* ProductPlacement : Diet Pepsi. Wild Cherry Diet Pepsi is even mentioned in some of the dialogue, though Black Jack gum might just be something Mark likes.



--> Deaver gets a bit of a HeelFaceTurn at the end, when Brian Hunter confronts Ms. Crestwood about her illegal and unethical activities. It seems that his decision to expel Cheryl *might* have been intended to help her, and he didn't know how far Crestwood had gone in her actions.

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--> ** Deaver gets a bit of a HeelFaceTurn at the end, when Brian Hunter confronts Ms. Crestwood about her illegal and unethical activities. It seems that his decision to expel Cheryl *might* have been intended to help her, and he didn't know how far Crestwood had gone in her actions.
29th Oct '16 10:19:53 PM shamblingdead2
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* ChekhovsGun : We see Nora's red letter in the very first shot of the film, and it's later the way she identifies him. Also, Mark finds the letter from Deaver in his dad's office several scenes before he reads it on the air.



** Subverted with Harry himself.
--> Now I'm depressed. Now I feel like killing myself. Luckily, I'm too depressed tto bother.



* HippieTeacher: Averted with the guidance counsellor. Played straight with Miss Emerson. ZigZagged with Brian, Mark's dad, who was this until he became an administrator. "I still love my job...and power and money."

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* HippieTeacher: Averted with the guidance counsellor. Played straight with Miss Emerson. ZigZagged with Brian, Mark's dad, who was this until he became an administrator. "I
-->"I
still love my job...and power and money."



* NoDeadBodyPoops: Averted after the call-in guest kills himself, Harry talks about suicide during the following broadcast, citing being found after the inverse of this trope kicks in as one of the reasons suicide is bad. "Girls you never spoke to are going Why Why Why?...And you've got a load in your shorts!"

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* NoDeadBodyPoops: Averted after the call-in guest kills himself, Harry talks about suicide during the following broadcast, citing being found after the inverse of this trope kicks in as one of the reasons suicide is bad. "Girls
-->"Girls
you never spoke to are going Why Why Why?...And you've got a load in your shorts!"


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--> Deaver gets a bit of a HeelFaceTurn at the end, when Brian Hunter confronts Ms. Crestwood about her illegal and unethical activities. It seems that his decision to expel Cheryl *might* have been intended to help her, and he didn't know how far Crestwood had gone in her actions.
--> Cresswood: They were losers.
--> Deaver : They're just kids!
9th Aug '16 7:31:58 PM Mdumas43073
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A 1990 movie written and directed by Allan Moyle and starring Creator/ChristianSlater, ''Pump up the Volume'' features the exploits of Mark Hunter, a recent transfer to Hubert Humphrey High in Arizona, where he spends his days as a moping teenager and spends his nights running a [[BuccaneerBroadcaster pirate radio]] station under the moniker Happy Harry Hard-on.

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A 1990 movie written and directed by Allan Moyle and starring Creator/ChristianSlater, ''Pump up Up the Volume'' features the exploits of Mark Hunter, a recent transfer to Hubert Humphrey High in Arizona, where he spends his days as a moping teenager and spends his nights running a [[BuccaneerBroadcaster pirate radio]] station under the moniker Happy Harry Hard-on.
9th Aug '16 7:31:42 PM Mdumas43073
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A 1990 movie starring Creator/ChristianSlater, ''Pump Up The Volume'' features the exploits of Mark Hunter, a recent transfer to Hubert Humphrey High in Arizona, where he spends his days as a moping teenager and spends his nights running a [[BuccaneerBroadcaster pirate radio]] station under the moniker Happy Harry Hard-on.

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A 1990 movie written and directed by Allan Moyle and starring Creator/ChristianSlater, ''Pump Up The up the Volume'' features the exploits of Mark Hunter, a recent transfer to Hubert Humphrey High in Arizona, where he spends his days as a moping teenager and spends his nights running a [[BuccaneerBroadcaster pirate radio]] station under the moniker Happy Harry Hard-on.
25th Apr '16 8:02:03 AM Doc_Loki
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* StupidStatementDanceMix: One of the earliest examples ("Happy Birthday, Dad! I'M IN JAIL!!! JAIL!!!").

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* StupidStatementDanceMix: One of the earliest examples ("Happy Birthday, Dad! I'M IN JAIL!!! JAIL!!!").examples, when Joey (a young SethGreen) makes one from Harry's on air conversation with Mr Deaver, the guidance counsellor.
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