History Film / TheHitchHikersGuideToTheGalaxy

4th Sep '16 3:13:15 PM nombretomado
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** The ''Heart of Gold's'' dropships are a direct reference to ''ASpaceOdyssey''.

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** The ''Heart of Gold's'' dropships are a direct reference to ''ASpaceOdyssey''.''Film/TwoThousandOneASpaceOdyssey''.
29th Jun '16 2:43:08 AM 06tele
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* ShowerScene: Trillian has a (notably chaste, from-the-shoulders-up) one. Justified as she was spattered with the saliva of a Ravenous Bugblatter Beast.
29th Jun '16 2:18:10 AM 06tele
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--> '''Marvin''' I don't know what all the fuss is about, Vogons are the worst marksmen in the galaxy, ow.

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--> '''Marvin''' I don't know what all the fuss is about, Vogons are the worst marksmen in the galaxy, ow.galaxy. [''Zap''] Ow.
20th Jun '16 11:37:09 PM Eagal
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** ShoutOutToShakespeare: Zaphod wants to "[[Theatre/TheTempest trip the light fantastic]]" with Questular.

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** * ShoutOutToShakespeare: Zaphod wants to "[[Theatre/TheTempest trip the light fantastic]]" with Questular.



* SuspiciouslySpecificDenial: [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UeaM1MtXwJQ Zaphod's ad campaign]]:
--->Zaphod Beeblebrox for President, building bridges between the stars
--->[[BlatantLies In no way is he stupid, in no way is his brain impaired]]
--->It's just not true, [[TakeThat he's smarter than you - and he's better looking too]]



** SuspiciouslySpecificDenial: [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UeaM1MtXwJQ Zaphod's ad campaign]]:
--->Zaphod Beeblebrox for President, building bridges between the stars
--->[[BlatantLies In no way is he stupid, in no way is his brain impaired]]
--->It's just not true, [[TakeThat he's smarter than you - and he's better looking too]]
20th Jun '16 11:34:12 PM Eagal
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* RaceLift: Ford Prefect is now played by [[BlackBestFriend a black American]]. The director/producers figured since Ford is an alien it doesn't really matter what his race is. It makes Arthur's comment "So, you're ''not'' from Guildford", and remarking Ford's accent was sort of off, even funnier.
** ButNotTooBlack: During a test shot where he holds Marvin's arm, he screams like a black gangsta. Which he decided not to use in the final shot.

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* RaceLift: RaceLift:
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Ford Prefect is now played by [[BlackBestFriend a black American]]. The director/producers figured since Ford is an alien it doesn't really matter what his race is. It makes Arthur's comment "So, you're ''not'' from Guildford", and remarking Ford's accent was sort of off, even funnier.
** ButNotTooBlack: During a test shot where he holds Marvin's arm, he screams like a black gangsta. Which he decided not to use in the final shot.
funnier.
17th Jun '16 5:53:40 PM SirSapphire
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* ManicPixieDreamGirl: Trillian, as played by Creator/ZooeyDeschanel.

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* ManicPixieDreamGirl: Trillian, as played by Creator/ZooeyDeschanel. [[spoiler: Deconstructed later when she realizes the "boring" [[SingleWomanSeeksGoodMan Arthur cares far more for her than the spontaneous Zaphod.]]]]



* WomenAreWiser: The Point of View Gun won't work on Trillian because she is "already a woman" and therefore naturally considerate.

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* WomenAreWiser: The Point of View Gun won't work on Trillian because she is "already a woman" and therefore naturally considerate. [[spoiler: A subversion is hinted at in the same scene when the POV gun forces Zaphod to think about how poorly Trillian treated Arthur for seeming "boring."]]
27th Mar '16 6:02:34 AM eroock
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-->"''So long and thanks for all the fish, so sad it had to come to this. We tried to warn you all but oh, dear...''"

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-->"''So ->''"So long and thanks for all the fish, so sad it had to come to this. We tried to warn you all but oh, dear...''"
"''
27th Mar '16 6:01:42 AM eroock
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* BadVibrations: The cup on Arthur's table shakes violently and fall off due to the drilling outside the house.
14th Mar '16 5:12:04 AM morenohijazo
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* ProfaneLastWords: The Mice, after Arthur gets free of his restraints, manage to utter, "Oh, [[KilledMidSentence boll-]]"
13th Feb '16 7:07:27 AM AnotherDuck
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* WomenAreWiser: Played jarringly straight - the Point of View Gun won't work on Trillian because she is "already a woman" and therefore naturally considerate.
** Well, considering the gun was made by women to be used on men...
** Alternately, that's just Trillian's assumption (It fits her personality) and the real reason that it doesn't work is because Zaphod's POV is entirely selfish, thus him wanting to be famous doesn't have any impact on her view.
** Granted the gun does work from a secondary point of view, in that using the gun on Zaphod makes him vent her inner thoughts about Arthur. Having been thoroughly dismissive to him the whole movie, this is nearest to her breaking the trope and undergoing a visible JerkassRealization.

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* WomenAreWiser: Played jarringly straight - the The Point of View Gun won't work on Trillian because she is "already a woman" and therefore naturally considerate.
** Well, considering the gun was made by women to be used on men...
** Alternately, that's just Trillian's assumption (It fits her personality) and the real reason that it doesn't work is because Zaphod's POV is entirely selfish, thus him wanting to be famous doesn't have any impact on her view.
** Granted the gun does work from a secondary point of view, in that using the gun on Zaphod makes him vent her inner thoughts about Arthur. Having been thoroughly dismissive to him the whole movie, this is nearest to her breaking the trope and undergoing a visible JerkassRealization.
considerate.
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