History Film / TheCatFromOuterSpace

23rd Jul '17 8:45:03 AM Kalaong
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--> '''Liz:''' Wait a minute, I haven't got a parachute!
--> '''Olympus:''' Then you have a problem.
--> '''Stallwood:''' I haven't got a parachute either!
--> '''Olympus:''' Then you have the ''same'' problem.

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--> '''Liz:''' Wait a minute, I haven't got a parachute!
-->
parachute!\\
'''Olympus:''' Then you have a problem.
-->
problem.\\
'''Stallwood:''' I haven't got a parachute either!
-->
either!\\
'''Olympus:''' Then you have the ''same'' problem.



* CassandraTruth: Downplayed. At the begining of the film, when Frank has the alien tech presented to him, he comes ''very close'' to unraveling the prevailing principle of its operation. General Stilton doesn't believe him, even though Jake later confirms that he was on the right track. A bit later in the film, General Stilton is informed by the forensics team that the alien spaceship's likely pilot is a cat. General Stilton was about ready to trash the computer making the analysis until he remembers that Frank has a "pet cat."

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* CassandraTruth: Downplayed. At the begining of the film, when Anyone who talks to General Stilton.
**When
Frank has the alien tech presented to him, he comes ''very close'' to unraveling the prevailing principle of its operation. General Stilton doesn't believe him, even though Jake later confirms that he was on the right track. A bit later in track - albeit years from a breakthrough.
**When Frank breaks into
the film, Army base, Stilton is rather bemused that his men are making so much fuss over the intruder having brought a cat along.
** Finally,
General Stilton is informed by the forensics team that the alien spaceship's likely pilot is a cat. General Stilton was about ready to trash He's less than a second away from trashing the computer making the analysis until equipment when he remembers that the intruder having a cat. Of course, this is rather academic, as the machine finally finishes processing all the ''fingerprints'' Frank left inside the ship, which has a "pet cat." Stilton screaming about the techs focusing on the cat hairs.



-->'''General Stilton:''' *gives a command* Colonel!
-->'''Colonel:''' Captain!
-->'''Captain:''' Sergeant!
-->'''Sergeant:''' Yes sir!

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-->'''General Stilton:''' *gives a command* Colonel!
-->'''Colonel:''' Captain!
-->'''Captain:''' Sergeant!
-->'''Sergeant:'''
Colonel!\\
'''Colonel:''' Captain!\\
'''Captain:''' Sergeant!\\
'''Sergeant:'''
Yes sir!



* OhCrap: Stallwood has one of these moments when Mr. Olympus tells him it would not be wise to [[spoiler: let Liz live]]. He appears to have genuinely believed up to that point that his employer was a man of his word.

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* OhCrap: Stallwood has one of these moments when Mr. Olympus tells him it would not be wise to [[spoiler: let [[spoiler:let Liz live]]. He appears to have genuinely believed up to that point that his employer was a man of his word.



* PsychicPowers: Jake, naturally.
** Jake's collar can give anybody the power to levitate.
** Kind of like MindOverMatter.

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* PsychicPowers: Jake, naturally.
**
naturally. Or his collar, at least. Jake's collar can give anybody the power very skilled in its use, but Frank is able to levitate.
** Kind of like MindOverMatter.
use one to fly around, make pool balls repeatedly ricochet clear across a room, and even access computers.



--> '''Frank:''' You? That's you?
--> '''Jake:''' Well, it isn't the mouse.
--> '''Frank:''' But your lips aren't moving! You're not... speaking.
--> '''Jake:''' Thought transference. Nothing exceptional where I come from.

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--> '''Frank:''' You? That's you?
-->
you?\\
'''Jake:''' Well, it isn't the mouse.
-->
mouse.\\
'''Frank:''' But your lips aren't moving! You're not... speaking.
-->
speaking.\\
'''Jake:''' Thought transference. Nothing exceptional where I come from.
18th Jun '17 10:18:35 AM nombretomado
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In this WaltDisney movie, a spaceship is stranded on Earth and impounded by the U.S. government. Its pilot, a cat-like alien named [[OverlyLongName Zunar-J-5/9 Doric-4-7]], or Jake for short, has a collar that has special powers, including the ability to allow Jake to communicate with humans. Jake has eluded the authorities and needs the help of a man named Frank in order to reclaim and repair his ship to get back home.

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In this WaltDisney Creator/{{Disney}} movie, a spaceship is stranded on Earth and impounded by the U.S. government. Its pilot, a cat-like alien named [[OverlyLongName Zunar-J-5/9 Doric-4-7]], or Jake for short, has a collar that has special powers, including the ability to allow Jake to communicate with humans. Jake has eluded the authorities and needs the help of a man named Frank in order to reclaim and repair his ship to get back home.
5th Sep '16 8:12:24 PM Harem-author
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* CassandraTruth: Downplayed. At the begining of the film, when Frank has the alien tech presented to him, he comes ''very close'' to unraveling the prevailing principle of its operation. General Stilton doesn't believe him, even though Jake later confirms that he was on the right track. A bit later in the film, General Stilton is informed by the forensics team that the alien spaceship's likely pilot is a cat. General Stilton was about ready to trash the computer making the analysis until he remembers that Frank has a "pet cat."



* HiddenInPlainSight: Looking exactly like a normal cat has it's advantages.

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* HiddenInPlainSight: Looking exactly like a normal cat has it's its advantages.
28th Aug '16 3:16:05 AM VicGeorge2011
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* SomeCallMeTim: The titular cat's name is Zunar-J-5/9 Doric-4-7, but the human that the cat stays with decides to call him Jake.
5th Jul '16 7:54:14 AM LadyJaneGrey
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* WorthlessYellowRocks: Gold is clearly a rather common metal on Jake's planet, because they use it as spaceship fuel. Frank has to explain to him how expensive it is on Earth.
9th Dec '15 8:56:14 PM LadyJaneGrey
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* TheInspectorJavert: It's easy not to like General Stilton, but he really isn't a bad man or even a bad soldier - he just wound up with a bad situation that had to be handled. [[spoiler:At the end of the movie, he does help Jake make a deal with the President.]]

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* TheInspectorJavert: InspectorJavert: It's easy not to like General Stilton, but he really isn't a bad man or even a bad soldier - he just wound up with a bad situation that had to be handled. [[spoiler:At the end of the movie, he does help Jake make a deal with the President.]]
9th Dec '15 8:54:48 PM LadyJaneGrey
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Added DiffLines:

* TheInspectorJavert: It's easy not to like General Stilton, but he really isn't a bad man or even a bad soldier - he just wound up with a bad situation that had to be handled. [[spoiler:At the end of the movie, he does help Jake make a deal with the President.]]
22nd Sep '15 4:44:13 PM LadyJaneGrey
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* CatsAreMagic: Well, super-evolved with superior alien technology, but same idea.
22nd Feb '15 10:36:00 AM Kalaong
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* ParachuteInATree: [[spoiler:What happens to Mr. Olympus and his henchmen.]]

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* ParachuteInATree: [[spoiler:What happens to Mr. Olympus and his henchmen. Hanging off the edge of a ''cliff'', for that matter.]]
10th Nov '14 10:01:40 PM firejewel
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* AlienAnimals



* SurveillanceAsThePlotDemands: Played with realistically ''and'' fictitiously by both the military and the villians.
* TranslatorMicrobes: Jake's collar.

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* SurveillanceAsThePlotDemands: Played with realistically ''and'' fictitiously by both the military and the villians.villains.
* TranslatorMicrobes: TranslatorCollar: Jake's collar.
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