History Film / TheNuttyProfessor

27th Sep '16 5:33:28 AM tyrekecorrea
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* FanDisservice: During his wrkout montage, Sherman is in desparate need of a powerful sports bra.

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* FanDisservice: During his wrkout workout montage, Sherman is in desparate need of a powerful sports bra.
24th Sep '16 7:33:33 PM TitoMosquito
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* TookALevelInKidness: Dean Richmond by the end of the film.

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* TookALevelInKidness: TookALevelInKindness: Dean Richmond by the end of the film.
13th Sep '16 11:34:51 AM lalalei2001
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* DoNotSpoilThisEnding: Played with. Trailers for the movie were fine with audiences spoiling the beginning ''and'' ending, but the middle of the movie, which revealed the transformation, was ordered to not be revealed.
25th Aug '16 5:32:55 PM redandready45
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22nd Aug '16 7:19:42 PM redandready45
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* ChekhovsGag: When Buddy regenerated, he accidentally absorbed dog DNA, meaning he keeps acting like a dog. [[spoiler: Sherman uses this to his advantage, by throwing a serum-laced rubber ball at him, knowing he would catch it in his mouth]].
21st Aug '16 1:03:45 PM nombretomado
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The film was remade in 1996, starring EddieMurphy, JadaPinkettSmith, [[RuleOfThree and Eddie Murphy,]] and co-starring [[UncannyFamilyResemblance Eddie Murphy,]] [[ActingForTwo Eddie Murphy,]] [[OverlyLongGag and Eddie Murphy.]] The success of the remake led to a sequel, with JanetJackson amid the various Eddie Murphys.

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The film was remade in 1996, starring EddieMurphy, JadaPinkettSmith, Creator/EddieMurphy, Creator/JadaPinkettSmith, [[RuleOfThree and Eddie Murphy,]] and co-starring [[UncannyFamilyResemblance Eddie Murphy,]] [[ActingForTwo Eddie Murphy,]] [[OverlyLongGag and Eddie Murphy.]] The success of the remake led to a sequel, with JanetJackson amid the various Eddie Murphys.
26th Jul '16 9:27:19 AM Ferot_Dreadnaught
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* DangerouslyGenreSavvy: Buddy anticipated Sherman would try to retake control of his life again, [[spoiler: so he spiked Sherman's energy drinks with the serum so he could come back]].
12th Jun '16 3:18:52 AM TitoMosquito
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* BluntYes: In the remake.

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* BluntYes: In the remake.BluntYes:



** Ernie Klump in some extent. He gives Sherman practical advice on him losing weight, by telling him to exercise. Sherman later takes his advice and actually succeeds in getting in shape during the TrainingMontage. [[spoiler: Of course Reggie had to ruin his self confidence later on.]]

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** Ernie Klump in some extent. He gives Sherman practical advice on him losing weight, by telling him to exercise. Sherman later takes his advice and actually succeeds in getting in shape during the TrainingMontage. [[spoiler: Of course Reggie had to ruin his self confidence self-confidence later on.]]



* NightmareSequence: Sherman has a nightmare after he falls asleep while watchin tv, in which he grows into a rampaging giant and wrecks the city with a single fart that is ignited to cause an explosion.
* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: In the 1990s film, Lance Perkins is a clear {{Expy}} of Richard Simmons.

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* NightmareSequence: Sherman has a nightmare after he falls asleep while watchin tv, TV, in which he grows into a rampaging giant and wrecks the city with a single fart that is ignited to cause an explosion.
* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: In the 1990s film, Lance Perkins is a clear {{Expy}} of Richard Simmons.



* OhCrap: Sherman in the first film when he wakes up next to three hookers after a night of partying (as Buddy), especially when Carla shows up.
** In the second one, [[spoiler:when Buddy runs off after Sherman turns him back into a jello like substance, and he disintegrates. Luckily, it happens by a fountain, so when a tear from Denise drops on to his DNA structure and it lands in the water of it, Sherman is able to be revived by her and Clesius forcing him to drink it.]]

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* OhCrap: Sherman in the first film when he wakes up next to three hookers after a night of partying (as Buddy), especially when Carla shows up.
** In the second one, [[spoiler:when Buddy runs off after Sherman turns him back into a jello like substance, and he disintegrates. Luckily, it happens by a fountain, so when a tear from Denise drops on to his DNA structure and it lands in the water of it, Sherman is able to be revived by her and Clesius forcing him to drink it.]]
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* [[spoiler:EarthShatteringKaboom: Sherman dreams that an asteroid hits Earth, and because he lost his intelligence he's unable to prevent it.]]

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* [[spoiler:EarthShatteringKaboom: Sherman dreams that an asteroid hits Earth, and because he lost he's losing his intelligence he's unable to prevent it.]]



* FountainOfYouth: Sherman's formula in the sequel.

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* FountainOfYouth: Sherman's formula in the sequel.formula.



* MythologyGag: Kathleen Freeman, one of the actors from the 1963 Nutty Professor movie, cameos in The Nutty Professor II: The Klumps.

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* MythologyGag: Kathleen Freeman, one of the actors from the 1963 Nutty Professor movie, cameos makes a cameo.
* OhCrap:
** Sherman when he saw Buddy Love somehow became a separate person.
** [[spoiler:When Buddy runs off after Sherman turns him back into a jello-like substance, and he disintegrates. Luckily, it happens by a fountain, so when a tear from Denise drops on to his DNA structure and it lands
in The Nutty Professor II: The Klumps.the water of it, Sherman is able to be revived by her and Clesius forcing him to drink it.]]
* OldShame: In-Universe, Buddy Love was this for Sherman, and he didn't tell Denise about him before.



* RememberTheNewGuy: Denise.
* RodentsOfUnusualSize: Buddy replaces Sherman's youth formula with Miracle-Gro in the second movie, which is then fed to a lab hamster. HilarityEnsues.

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* RandomEventsPlot
* RememberTheNewGuy: Denise.
Denise. She and Sherman appear to have been seeing each for some time between films.
* RodentsOfUnusualSize: Buddy replaces Sherman's youth formula with Miracle-Gro in the second movie, Miracle-Gro, which is then fed to a lab hamster. HilarityEnsues.



* SynchronizedSwarming: In The Klumps, the professor proposes to his girlfriend by attracting fireflies into the words "Marry me?" using a synthesized firefly pheromone.
* ThisAintRocketSurgery: In The Klumps, Sherman, whose mind is decaying rapidly and is just about to meet Denise's parents, assures himself that he won't make a fool of himself because Denise's parents are probably not rocket scientists. Turns out that's exactly what they are.
* TookALevelInDumbass: PlayedForDrama: By removing Love from his DNA [[spoiler: triggered a deterioration of Sherman's brain. He can't teach his class, articulate his words, and is a bit of a bumbler. Towards the end of the movie, he loses his memory, and breaks up with Denise, not wanting to burden Denise by being dumb. He his able to recover his brilliance by reabsorbing Buddy]].

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* SuspiciouslySimilarSubstitute: Denis appears to be this to Carla from the first film.
* SynchronizedSwarming: In The Klumps, the professor proposes to his girlfriend by attracting fireflies into the words "Marry me?" using a synthesized firefly pheromone.
* ThisAintRocketSurgery: In The Klumps, Sherman, whose mind is decaying rapidly and is just about to meet Denise's parents, assures himself that he won't make a fool of himself because Denise's parents are probably not rocket scientists. Turns out that's exactly what they are.
* TookALevelInDumbass: PlayedForDrama: By removing Love from his DNA [[spoiler: triggered a deterioration of Sherman's brain. He can't teach his class, articulate his words, and is a bit of a bumbler. Towards the end of the movie, he loses his memory, and breaks up with Denise, not wanting to burden Denise by being dumb. He his able to recover his brilliance by reabsorbing Buddy]].Buddy]].
* TookALevelInKidness: Dean Richmond by the end of the film.
15th May '16 11:12:36 AM 3rdStringPG
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* MeaningfulName: Stella Purdy in the 1963 film, Carla Purty in the 1996 film -- attractive female students whose surnames sound like the Southern pronunciation of the word "pretty".



* MeaningfulName: The fact that the last name of the universally overweight Klumps sounds like "plump" is obvious. More so is that the slender love interest in the second film is named Denise Gains, especially when we're shown that Mrs. Klump's old wedding dress fits her.

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* MeaningfulName: The fact that the last name of the universally overweight Klumps sounds like "plump" is obvious. More so is that the slender love interest in the second Eddie Murphy film is named Denise Gains, especially when we're shown that Mrs. Klump's old wedding dress fits her.
11th May '16 3:21:17 PM lorgskyegon
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* BaitAndSwitch: During Sherman's King Kong nightmare, he spots Carla in a hotel room, smashes through the window... and reaches past her for a turkey drumstick. [[ArentYouGoingToRavishMe The look on her face seems to show she's thoroughly insulted by this.]]
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