History Film / StrangeBrew

17th Dec '15 7:54:40 PM GunarmDyne
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* NoNameGiven: Pam's mother is never named by name in the movie, but anyone familiar with the story wouldn't be surprised if it's Gertrude.

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* NoNameGiven: Pam's mother is never named by name in the movie, but anyone familiar with the story wouldn't be surprised if it's Gertrude.Gertrude[[note]]Confirmed by the end credits.[[/note]].
17th Dec '15 4:51:33 AM GunarmDyne
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* TakeThat: Towards British new wave bands.
16th Dec '15 7:21:25 AM GunarmDyne
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* SpannerInTheWorks: Smith never learns that [[spoiler:the drug in the beer would wear off over time because Rosie continued to pretend to be addicted to it.]]
16th Dec '15 6:43:53 AM GunarmDyne
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* NoOSHACompliance: In a food safety sense given the brewery owners do nothing to get rid of the food in the vending machines after the cafeteria is closed down.
-->'''Doug:''' Hey, hoser, this [chocolate milk's] four months old!
* PapaWolf: Pam's father, [[spoiler:despite being dead!]]


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* SealedGoodInACan: Arguably the ghost of Pam's father since he doesn't manifest until power is restored to the cafeteria.
1st Dec '15 10:27:00 AM GunarmDyne
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* AttentionDeficitOohShiny: Bob and Doug quickly forget about looking for their horked clothes and end up looking for beer instead.



* WhatWereWeDoingAgain: Bob and Doug quickly forget about looking for their horked clothes and end up looking for beer instead.
1st Dec '15 10:23:51 AM GunarmDyne
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--> "Oktoberfest! Stop them! Nice effects, eh?"

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--> "Oktoberfest! Stop them! Nice effects, eh?"eh?"[[note]]Yep, they are.[[/note]]
1st Dec '15 10:17:06 AM GunarmDyne
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* KangarooCourt: The whole trial scene appears to be one considering the Bob and Doug's so called defence attorney is on the payroll of the MagnificentBastard, that and the degree of ineptitude and how easily obviously faked evidence is admitted, though the trial is never seen through to it's conclusion [[spoiler:(the court adjourns and sends Bob and Doug to the mental institution, but a final verdict is never handed out, nor a sentence)]].

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* KangarooCourt: The whole trial scene appears to be one considering the Bob and Doug's so called defence attorney is on the payroll of the MagnificentBastard, that and the degree of ineptitude and how easily obviously faked evidence is admitted, though the trial is never seen through to it's its conclusion [[spoiler:(the court adjourns and sends Bob and Doug to the mental institution, but a final verdict is never handed out, nor a sentence)]].
1st Dec '15 10:14:13 AM GunarmDyne
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* DressingAsTheEnemy: The first time has Brewmeister Smith and Claude dressing up as Bob and Doug so they could frame them for kidnapping. The second time has Doug, LaRose and the asylum inmates dress up in the Hockey Armor so they could take the fight to the brewery.

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* DressingAsTheEnemy: The first time has Brewmeister Smith and Claude dressing up as Bob and Doug so they could frame them for kidnapping. The second time has Doug, LaRose [=LaRose=] and the asylum inmates dress up in the Hockey Armor so they could take the fight to the brewery.



* IKnowMaddenKombat: The asylum inmates are trained through mind control to fight utilizing hockey equipment. Played straight with LaRose and The Mackenzie Brothers, who do play Hockey.

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* IKnowMaddenKombat: The asylum inmates are trained through mind control to fight utilizing hockey equipment. Played straight with LaRose [=LaRose=] and The Mackenzie Brothers, who do play Hockey.



* NiceJobFixingItVillain: Smith's plan would have eventually failed anyway as the repeated consumption of the drugged beer made LaRose (and would eventually make everyone else) immune to it.

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* NiceJobFixingItVillain: Smith's plan would have eventually failed anyway as the repeated consumption of the drugged beer made LaRose [=LaRose=] (and would eventually make everyone else) immune to it.
1st Dec '15 10:12:38 AM GunarmDyne
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* NeverGetsDrunk: Bob drinks [[spoiler:''an entire vat's'' worth]] of beer and is perfectly fine!
4th Oct '15 9:42:49 PM Nohbody
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--> '''Rosie''': "Look out, this is really gonna blow!"
--> '''Doug''': "It didn't blow."

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--> '''Rosie''': "Look out, this is really gonna blow!"
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blow!"\\
'''Doug''': "It didn't blow."



* [[ComedicHero Comedic Heroes]]/[[IdiotHero Idiot Heroes]]

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* [[ComedicHero Comedic Heroes]]/[[IdiotHero Idiot Heroes]]ComedicHero: The [=MacKenzie=] brothers are the ones who ultimately save the day, but are the butt of many of the jokes.



** Please note that it was a JELLY donut.



* EleventhHourSuperpower: [[spoiler:Hosehead FLYING to Oktoberfest to save the day.]]
** [[spoiler: [[BalloonBelly Bob's ability to drink lots of beer.]] ]]

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* EleventhHourSuperpower: [[spoiler:Hosehead EleventhHourSuperpower:
** Hosehead
FLYING to Oktoberfest to save the day.]]
day.
** [[spoiler: [[BalloonBelly Bob's ability to drink lots of beer.]] ]]



* GettingCrapPastTheRadar: [[spoiler: Doug joking about Bob being raped when they get arrested.]]
--> '''Doug''': [[spoiler:Those big cons are gonna love you, eh?]]
--> '''Bob''': [[spoiler:What do you mean?]]
--> '''Doug''': [[spoiler:You're a cute little guy. They're gonna be lovin' you from dawn until dusk.]]
--> '''Bob''': [[spoiler:Where are you gonna be?]]
--> '''Doug''': [[spoiler:I'll be in the cafeteria, selling smokes.]]

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* GettingCrapPastTheRadar: [[spoiler: Doug joking about Bob being raped when [[spoiler:when they get arrested.]]
--> '''Doug''': [[spoiler:Those Those big cons are gonna love you, eh?]]
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eh?\\
'''Bob''': [[spoiler:What What do you mean?]]
-->
mean?\\
'''Doug''': [[spoiler:You're You're a cute little guy. They're gonna be lovin' you from dawn until dusk.]]
-->
\\
'''Bob''': [[spoiler:Where Where are you gonna be?]]
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be?\\
'''Doug''': [[spoiler:I'll I'll be in the cafeteria, selling smokes.]]



* HeyItsThatVoice: MelBlanc provided the voice of Doug and Bob's dad, using exactly the same voice he did for [[TheJetsons Mr. Spacely]].

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* HeyItsThatVoice: MelBlanc provided IdiotHero: Heroes, in this case, as neither of the voice of Doug and Bob's dad, using exactly the same voice he did for [[TheJetsons Mr. Spacely]].brothers comes across as particularly intelligent.



** This is because [[spoiler:Doug's nose was bleeding and they used up all the tissues, leading to the having the bailiff give him bullets to put in his nostrils. And after joking about his and Bob's situation, Doug sneezes out the bullets while laughing, scaring everybody in the courtroom]].



** "Oktoberfest! Stop them! Nice effects, eh?"

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** --> "Oktoberfest! Stop them! Nice effects, eh?"



* PoliceAreUseless: If any of them had any type of observational ability, they would have arrested Claude and Smith right away.
** To elaborate, when Smith shoots Pam with a tranq dart that scrambles her brain for a while, their car and faces are in plain sight and they speed away very conspicuously.

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* PoliceAreUseless: If any of them had any type of observational ability, they would have arrested Claude and Smith right away.
** To elaborate, when
away. When Smith shoots Pam with a tranq dart that scrambles her brain for a while, their car and faces are in plain sight and they speed away very conspicuously.



* SawStarWarsTwentySevenTimes: Bob says that Doug saw [[ReturnOfTheJedi Jedi]] 17 times.

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* SawStarWarsTwentySevenTimes: Bob says that Doug saw [[ReturnOfTheJedi [[Film/ReturnOfTheJedi Jedi]] 17 times.



* StonerFlick: Sort of. As Creator/KevinSmith put it, it's basically like Jay and Silent Bob, only with beer instead of weed.

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* StonerFlick: Sort of. As Creator/KevinSmith put it, it's basically like ''[[Franchise/TheViewAskewniverse Jay and Silent Bob, Bob]]'', only with beer instead of weed.



* TrappedInASinkingCar: The brothers' van is sabotaged and they careen off a pier. When police scuba divers later attempt a recovery, they find the van's inhabitants inside 'drinking' air from all the empty beer bottles they have.
* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: Two examples: The Elsinore brewery receptionist disappears without a trace halfway through the film and Henry Green plays no substantial role whatsoever after the MoodWhiplash scene above.
** Three: Ted the Assistant. He gets body checked into an office by Rosie and a few minutes later Brewmaster Smith just shrugs off his disappearance as "I think Ted is dead." That's it. No follow up or anything.

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* TrappedInASinkingCar: The brothers' van is sabotaged [[VehicularSabotage sabotaged]] and they careen off a pier. When police scuba divers later attempt a recovery, they find the van's inhabitants inside 'drinking' air from all the empty beer bottles they have.
* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: Two examples: VehicularSabotage: The brake line is cut for the van driven by Bob and Doug as part of an attempt to silence them before revealing the bad guy's plans.
* WhatHappenedToTheMouse:
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The Elsinore brewery receptionist disappears without a trace halfway through the film and film.
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Henry Green plays no substantial role whatsoever after the MoodWhiplash scene above.
** Three: Ted the Assistant. He Assistant gets body checked into an office by Rosie and a few minutes later Brewmaster Smith just shrugs off his disappearance as "I think Ted is dead." That's it. No follow up or anything.
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