History Film / ReadyToRumble

12th Jun '17 2:56:26 PM DeepthroatGhoul
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%%* BigBad: Titus Sinclair.

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%%* * BigBad: Titus Sinclair.



%%* CoolOldGuy: Sal Bandini.

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%%* * CoolOldGuy: Sal Bandini.



%%* FatBastard: King's son Frankie.

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%%* * FatBastard: King's son Frankie.



%%* MeanBoss: Sinclair.

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%%* * MeanBoss: Sinclair.



%%* SmugSnake: Sinclair.

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%%* * SmugSnake: Sinclair.



%%* WellDoneSonGuy: [[spoiler: Gordie to his policeman father.]]

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%%* * WellDoneSonGuy: [[spoiler: Gordie to his policeman father.father, and King to his parents.]]
29th Apr '17 11:08:07 AM DeepthroatGhoul
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->''"So, about ''10 minutes'' into this film--which ''only'' wrestling fans would see--we've been insulted by [[ThisLoserIsYou being portrayed at the bottom rung mentally, emotionally, financially, and socially]]. ''Thank'' you, WCW; that's very thorough. Take a bow!"''

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->''"So, about ''10 minutes'' '''10 minutes''' into this film--which ''only'' '''only''' wrestling fans would see--we've been insulted by [[ThisLoserIsYou being portrayed at the bottom rung mentally, emotionally, financially, and socially]]. ''Thank'' '''Thank''' you, WCW; that's very thorough. Take a bow!"''
13th Feb '17 9:39:27 PM Mdumas43073
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->''"So, about ''10 minutes'' into this film--which ''only'' wrestling fans would see--we've been insulted by being portrayed at the '''bottom''' rung mentally, emotionally, financially, and socially. ''Thank'' you, WCW; that's very thorough. Take a bow!"''

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->''"So, about ''10 minutes'' into this film--which ''only'' wrestling fans would see--we've been insulted by [[ThisLoserIsYou being portrayed at the '''bottom''' bottom rung mentally, emotionally, financially, and socially.socially]]. ''Thank'' you, WCW; that's very thorough. Take a bow!"''
13th Feb '17 9:38:39 PM Mdumas43073
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-->--'''''WebVideo/OSWReview''''' on ''Ready to Rumble''

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-->--'''''WebVideo/OSWReview''''' -->--'''WebVideo/OSWReview''' on ''Ready to Rumble''
13th Feb '17 9:38:14 PM Mdumas43073
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-->--''WebVideo/OSWReview'' on ''Ready To Rumble''

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-->--''WebVideo/OSWReview'' -->--'''''WebVideo/OSWReview''''' on ''Ready To to Rumble''
13th Feb '17 9:37:24 PM Mdumas43073
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''Ready to Rumble'' is a 2000 film directed by Brian Robbins, starring Creator/DavidArquette and Scott Caan as Gordie Boggs and Sean Dawkins, a pair of friends who believe that ProWrestlingIsReal. After they witness their favorite wrestler, Jimmy King (Oliver Platt) lose the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wcw/wcw-h.html WCW World Heavyweight Championship]] to Wrestling/DiamondDallasPage ([[AsHimself Diamond Dallas Page]]), they decide to help their idol win back his title. HilarityEnsues.

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''Ready to Rumble'' is a comedy 2000 film directed by Brian Robbins, starring Creator/DavidArquette and Scott Caan as Caan.

Gordie Boggs (Arquette) and Sean Dawkins, Dawkins (Caan) are a pair of friends who believe that ProWrestlingIsReal. After they witness their favorite wrestler, Jimmy King (Oliver Platt) lose the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wcw/wcw-h.html WCW World Heavyweight Championship]] to Wrestling/DiamondDallasPage ([[AsHimself Diamond Dallas Page]]), they decide to help their idol win back his title. HilarityEnsues.
13th Feb '17 9:36:43 PM Mdumas43073
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''Ready To Rumble'' is a 2000 film starring Creator/DavidArquette and Scott Caan as Gordie Boggs and Sean Dawkins, a pair of friends who believe that ProWrestlingIsReal. After they witness their favorite wrestler, Jimmy King (Oliver Platt) lose the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wcw/wcw-h.html WCW World Heavyweight Championship]] to Wrestling/DiamondDallasPage ([[AsHimself Diamond Dallas Page]]), they decide to help their idol win back his title. HilarityEnsues.

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''Ready To to Rumble'' is a 2000 film directed by Brian Robbins, starring Creator/DavidArquette and Scott Caan as Gordie Boggs and Sean Dawkins, a pair of friends who believe that ProWrestlingIsReal. After they witness their favorite wrestler, Jimmy King (Oliver Platt) lose the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wcw/wcw-h.html WCW World Heavyweight Championship]] to Wrestling/DiamondDallasPage ([[AsHimself Diamond Dallas Page]]), they decide to help their idol win back his title. HilarityEnsues.HilarityEnsues.



!!Tropes used in ''Ready To Rumble'':

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!!Tropes used in ''Ready To to Rumble'':
29th Sep '16 12:39:06 PM Morgenthaler
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-->"Just cause it's your dream doesn't make it right or noble or whatever! [[Usefulnotes/CharlesManson Charlie Manson]] was following his dream! JosephStalin, Music/MichaelBolton, you get my point?"

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-->"Just cause it's your dream doesn't make it right or noble or whatever! [[Usefulnotes/CharlesManson Charlie Manson]] was following his dream! JosephStalin, UsefulNotes/JosephStalin, Music/MichaelBolton, you get my point?"
31st Aug '16 5:19:12 PM JamesAustin
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* {{Expy}}: Four of the characters in this film are based on the following RealLife wrestling personalities.
** Jimmy King => Wrestling/RicFlair and Wrestling/JerryLawler
** Titus Sinclair => Wrestling/EricBischoff
** Sal Bandini => Wrestling/LouThesz and Stu Hart
** Sasha => Kimberly Page
*** Some events of the movie were also based on real-life events:
** [[spoiler: Sinclair screwing King]] is based off the {{Montreal Screwjob}}, with a little bit of {{Real Life writes the Plot}} (see Trivia).
** [[spoiler: DDP's bump through the cages]] is based off {{Mick Foley}}'s famous bump from his Hell-in-a-Cell Match against {{The Undertaker}}.
** [[spoiler: King getting beat up by his own son Frankie]] is based off a similar storyline with Ric Flair and his turncoat son David.

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* {{Expy}}: {{Expy}}:
**
Four of the characters in this film are based on the following RealLife wrestling personalities.
** *** Jimmy King => Wrestling/RicFlair and Wrestling/JerryLawler
** *** Titus Sinclair => Wrestling/EricBischoff
** *** Sal Bandini => Wrestling/LouThesz and Stu Hart
** *** Sasha => Kimberly Page
*** ** Some events of the movie were also based on real-life events:
** *** [[spoiler: Sinclair screwing King]] is based off the {{Montreal Screwjob}}, Wrestling/MontrealScrewjob, with a little bit of {{Real Life writes the Plot}} RealLifeWritesThePlot (see Trivia).
** *** [[spoiler: DDP's bump through the cages]] is based off {{Mick Foley}}'s Wrestling/MickFoley's famous bump from his Hell-in-a-Cell Hell in a Cell Match against {{The Undertaker}}.
**
Wrestling/TheUndertaker.
***
[[spoiler: King getting beat up by his own son Frankie]] is based off a similar storyline with Ric Flair and his turncoat son David.
22nd Aug '16 8:35:47 AM DeepthroatGhoul
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* {{Expy}}: Three of the characters in this film are based on the following RealLife wrestling personalities.

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* {{Expy}}: Three Four of the characters in this film are based on the following RealLife wrestling personalities.



** [[spoiler: Sinclair screwing King]] is based off the {{Montreal Screwjob}}, with a little bit of {{Real Life writes the Plot}} (see below).

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** [[spoiler: Sinclair screwing King]] is based off the {{Montreal Screwjob}}, with a little bit of {{Real Life writes the Plot}} (see below).Trivia).



* RealLifeWritesThePlot: The scenario of [[spoiler: King getting screwed by Sinclair]] was actually based on a real life issue between Eric Bischoff and Ric Flair. In April 1998, Flair was fired from WCW for allegedly no-showing a taping of ''Thunder''. By the end of the year, Flair was back in WCW after filing a lawsuit against Bischoff.
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