History Film / TheIncredibleMrLimpet

7th Jun '16 7:58:35 AM GoblinCipher
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* InkSuitActor: Don Knotts.
15th Feb '16 7:37:58 AM MacronNotes
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* LikeAFishTakesToWater: Limpet is fascinated by fish, and at one point says, "I wish, I wish I was a fish." He gets his wish, and acclimates very quickly.

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* LikeAFishTakesToWater: LikeADuckTakesToWater: Limpet is fascinated by fish, and at one point says, "I wish, I wish I was a fish." He gets his wish, and acclimates very quickly.
13th Sep '15 1:01:25 PM tropower
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* WholeEpisodeFlashback: The entire movie is told by an older George to his superior when Limpet is discover to still be alive and has been teaching dolphins.

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* WholeEpisodeFlashback: The entire movie is told by an older George to his superior when Limpet is discover discovered to still be alive and has been teaching dolphins.
18th Aug '15 9:03:39 PM acrobox
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* EarnedStripes: At the beginning of the movie Henry Limpet's brother-in-law George Stickle has just been promoted to Machinist's Mate Second Class in the U.S. Navy, and shows off the stripes on his uniform sleeve to Henry. He receives a promotion to Chief Petty Officer during the course of the film and does it again.
8th Apr '15 7:01:16 PM nombretomado
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** Limpet now also appears in the background in the [[DisneyThemeParks Disney's California Adventure]] "The Little Mermaid" ride.

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** Limpet now also appears in the background in the [[DisneyThemeParks [[Ride/DisneyThemeParks Disney's California Adventure]] "The Little Mermaid" ride.
28th Mar '15 8:30:24 PM KamenRiderOokalf
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Live-action/animated comedy from [[TheSixties 1964]], about a nebbish bookkeeper named Henry Limpet (Don Knotts) who dreams of being a fish... until one day he falls into the ocean and becomes one - a talking fish resembling a tilefish - and helps the U.S. Navy locate and destroy Nazi submarines.

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Live-action/animated comedy from [[TheSixties 1964]], about a nebbish bookkeeper named Henry Limpet (Don Knotts) (Creator/DonKnotts) who dreams of being a fish... until one day he falls into the ocean and becomes one - a talking fish resembling a tilefish - and helps the U.S. Navy locate and destroy Nazi submarines.
8th Jun '14 3:43:13 PM OnTheHill
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* MayDecemberRomance: Ladyfish implies that she only came of "spawning" age very recently. ''Very'' recently, as in the moment she met Limpet.
17th May '14 11:22:44 PM JonnyB
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* AllAnimationIsDisney: This wasn't a Disney film, but Disney gives a nod to the film in ''Disney/TheLittleMermaid'' (see TheCameo below).
** The animation director was Vladimir Tytla, a former Disney animator best known for animating Chernobog on ''Disney/{{Fantasia}}''. However, his crew was made up mostly of Warner Bros. animators, including RobertMcKimson as sequence director.
15th Apr '14 6:54:15 PM TitoMosquito
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* AllWomenAreLustful: Lady Fish anyway.


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** Partially justified, since they have no idea Limpet is a fish.


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* WholeEpisodeFlashback: The entire movie is told by an older George to his superior when Limpet is discover to still be alive and has been teaching dolphins.
21st Feb '14 9:51:54 AM Tallens
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* RushmoreRefacement: While caught up in an imagined celebration of his success, Limpet imagines Mount Rushmore with his (fish) head added to it.
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