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27th Oct '15 10:31:49 AM Morgenthaler
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10th Jun '13 10:30:00 AM XFllo
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'''''The Boy in the Plastic Bubble''''' is a 1976 made-for-TV movie.The film centers on the life of Tod Lubitch (JohnTravolta), who was born with an improperly functioning immune system. This means that contact with unfiltered air may kill him, so he must live out his life in [[BubbleBoy incubator-like conditions]]. He lives with his parents, since they decided to move him from Texas Children's Hospital where he was being kept as a boy. He is constricted to staying in his room all his life, where he eats, learns, reads and exercises, while being protected from the outside world by various coverings.

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'''''The ''The Boy in the Plastic Bubble''''' Bubble'' is a 1976 made-for-TV movie.The film centers on the life of Tod Lubitch (JohnTravolta), who was born with an improperly functioning immune system. This means that contact with unfiltered air may kill him, so he must live out his life in [[BubbleBoy incubator-like conditions]]. He lives with his parents, since they decided to move him from Texas Children's Hospital where he was being kept as a boy. He is constricted to staying in his room all his life, where he eats, learns, reads and exercises, while being protected from the outside world by various coverings.






* HeyItsThatGuy: Robert "[[TheBradyBunch Mike Brady]]" Reed as the dad!



* StalkingIsLove: Tod watches Gina through binoculars which is ether endearing or weird.

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* StalkingIsLove: Tod watches Gina through binoculars which is ether either endearing or weird.
31st May '13 10:35:54 PM Tuckerscreator
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26th Mar '13 4:52:08 PM MarkLungo
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* NoEnding: After we see [[spoiler: Tod kiss Gina, then go off to ride her horse (not a euphemism)]], the credit roll. We don't know if Tod lived for the next hour or next decade. Probably the point.

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* NoEnding: After we see [[spoiler: Tod kiss Gina, then go off to ride her horse (not a euphemism)]], the credit credits roll. We don't know if Tod lived for the next hour or next decade. Probably the point.


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24th Oct '12 12:25:33 PM Freezer
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* NoEnding: After we see [[spoiler: Tod kiss Gina, then go off to ride her horse (not a euphemism)]], the credit roll. We don't know if Tod lived for the next hour or next decade. Probably the point.
15th Oct '12 5:27:37 AM erforce
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'''''The Boy in the Plastic Bubble''''' is a 1976 made-for-TV movie.The film centers on the life of Tod Lubitch (JohnTravolta), who was born with an improperly functioning immune system. This means that contact with unfiltered air may kill him, so he must live out his life in [[BubbleBoy incubator-like conditions]]. He lives with his parents, since they decided to move him from Texas Children's Hospital where he was being kept as a boy. He is constricted to staying in his room all his life, where he eats, learns, reads and exercises, while being protected from the outside world by various coverings.
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!!This movie provides examples of:

* BubbleBoy: The title Character
* HeyItsThatGuy: Robert "[[TheBradyBunch Mike Brady]]" Reed as the dad!
* {{Rifftrax}}
* SituationalSexuality: There's a part of the film where Tod spends time in a hospital with another boy named Roy. Roy is Todd's age and shares his condition who seems a little too happy to have a bunk mate and won't really talk about anything other than masturbation and/or sex. And how he wants to have sex with everything. [[AnythingThatMoves EVERYTHING]].
* StalkingIsLove: Tod watches Gina through binoculars which is ether endearing or weird.
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