History Film / SecondhandLions

10th Dec '16 7:22:16 AM WiddershinsDaughter
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* BullyingTheDragon: The lead-in to the bar fight scene. Hub might be old, but he's a good twice your size, and doesn't look like he's particularly interested in sharing his barbecue, ''or'' amused by your hoodlum antics. Do you ''really'' want to pick a fight with him?

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* BullyingTheDragon: BullyingADragon: The lead-in to the bar fight scene. Hub might be old, but he's a good twice your size, and doesn't look like he's particularly interested in sharing his barbecue, ''or'' amused by your hoodlum antics. Do you ''really'' want to pick a fight with him?


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* RetiredBadass: The entire point of Hub and Garth.
10th Dec '16 7:21:33 AM WiddershinsDaughter
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* BullyingTheDragon: The lead-in to the bar fight scene. Hub might be old, but he's a good twice your size, and doesn't look like he's particularly interested in sharing his barbecue, ''or'' amused by your hoodlum antics. Do you ''really'' want to pick a fight with him?
23rd Nov '16 9:29:21 PM tv1995
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* SiblingTeam: Hub and Garth



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28th Feb '16 9:00:55 PM Mdumas43073
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28th Feb '16 8:56:03 PM Mdumas43073
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Co-produced by [[Film/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles New Line]] [[Film/TheLordOfTheRings Cinema]] and Creator/DigitalDomain.

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Co-produced by [[Film/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles New Line]] [[Film/TheLordOfTheRings Cinema]] Creator/NewLineCinema and Creator/DigitalDomain.
28th Feb '16 8:55:22 PM Mdumas43073
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->--'''Hub''' (Robert Duvall)

In this 2003 film set in the 1960s, Walter, played by Creator/HaleyJoelOsment, is dumped off on his great uncles by his ditzy mom, who says she needs some time to herself so she can go to court reporting school. The uncles Hub (Robert Duvall) and Garth (MichaelCaine) don't like having a 'kid' around cramping their style, but eventually warm to him, and he to them. The uncles are a little...eccentric (they fish by shooting bass with their shotguns, and spend their days chasing off traveling salesmen...with their shotguns), but time proves them to be surprisingly capable foster dads. Walter is awed by Hub's crazy ways, while Garth spins tales of their adventuring days of yore. Are any of the stories true -- including the one about the uncles sitting on a hidden stash of plundered wealth? And how did they afford to buy that lion?

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->--'''Hub''' (Robert Duvall)

-->--'''Hub'''

In this 2003 film set in the 1960s, Walter, played by Creator/HaleyJoelOsment, is dumped off on his great uncles by his ditzy mom, who says she needs some time to herself so she can go to court reporting school. The uncles uncles, Hub (Robert Duvall) and Garth (MichaelCaine) (MichaelCaine), don't like having a 'kid' around cramping their style, but eventually warm to him, and he to them. The uncles are a little...eccentric (they fish by shooting bass with their shotguns, and spend their days chasing off traveling salesmen...with their shotguns), but time proves them to be surprisingly capable foster dads. Walter is awed by Hub's crazy ways, while Garth spins tales of their adventuring days of yore. Are any of the stories true -- including the one about the uncles sitting on a hidden stash of plundered wealth? And how did they afford to buy that lion?
21st Nov '15 8:39:32 AM nombretomado
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* CaptainErsatz: The comics Walter draws in the end are obviously inspired by ''ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes'', though it might be a little cloudy since they were drawn in RealLife by [[BloomCounty Berke Breathed]].

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* CaptainErsatz: The comics Walter draws in the end are obviously inspired by ''ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes'', though it might be a little cloudy since they were drawn in RealLife by [[BloomCounty [[ComicStrip/BloomCounty Berke Breathed]].
24th Oct '15 8:37:30 PM WiddershinsDaughter
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* OohMeAccentsSlipping: Creator/MichaelCaine actually manages to hold a passable rendering of a Southern American drawl for most of the film. But there are moments his natural Cockney shows through.
9th Oct '15 9:05:32 PM MysteriousZorua1994
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In this 2003 film set in the 1960s, Walter, played by Haley Joel Osment, is dumped off on his great uncles by his ditzy mom, who says she needs some time to herself so she can go to court reporting school. The uncles Hub (Robert Duvall) and Garth (MichaelCaine) don't like having a 'kid' around cramping their style, but eventually warm to him, and he to them. The uncles are a little...eccentric (they fish by shooting bass with their shotguns, and spend their days chasing off traveling salesmen...with their shotguns), but time proves them to be surprisingly capable foster dads. Walter is awed by Hub's crazy ways, while Garth spins tales of their adventuring days of yore. Are any of the stories true -- including the one about the uncles sitting on a hidden stash of plundered wealth? And how did they afford to buy that lion?

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In this 2003 film set in the 1960s, Walter, played by Haley Joel Osment, Creator/HaleyJoelOsment, is dumped off on his great uncles by his ditzy mom, who says she needs some time to herself so she can go to court reporting school. The uncles Hub (Robert Duvall) and Garth (MichaelCaine) don't like having a 'kid' around cramping their style, but eventually warm to him, and he to them. The uncles are a little...eccentric (they fish by shooting bass with their shotguns, and spend their days chasing off traveling salesmen...with their shotguns), but time proves them to be surprisingly capable foster dads. Walter is awed by Hub's crazy ways, while Garth spins tales of their adventuring days of yore. Are any of the stories true -- including the one about the uncles sitting on a hidden stash of plundered wealth? And how did they afford to buy that lion?
10th Jun '15 2:51:58 AM Sheora
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* EvilUncle: Briefly implied, heavily subverted.

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* EvilUncle: Briefly implied, heavily subverted.
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