History Film / TheRocker

17th Jun '18 2:51:52 PM Malady
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* MemeticMutation: {{In-Universe}} example. [[spoiler: The Naked Drummer video goes viral, which causes their song to become a hit, and them to get signed for a record deal.]]

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* MemeticMutation: {{In-Universe}} InUniverse example. [[spoiler: The Naked Drummer video goes viral, which causes their song to become a hit, and them to get signed for a record deal.]]
30th Apr '18 8:18:02 PM Fyrmer
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* ShoutOut: When Fish is pursuing Vesuvius' van, he shouts that he will "[[Film/TheEvilDead1981 swallow their souls]]".
20th Mar '18 9:55:33 AM gjjones
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* RealityEnsues: Fish is dismissed after attacking a co-worker who mentions that Vesuvius has a new album. That would get you fired in real-life.
17th May '17 12:20:16 AM gjjones
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* BerserkButton: Vesuvius is Fish's.

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* BerserkButton: Anything that reminds Fish of Vesuvius is Fish's.makes him furious, given that he was sold out by them. Until the end of the film, at least.


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* BrokenRecord: During [[spoiler:Vesuvius's performance]] at the end of the film, [[spoiler:the audio skips to reveal that they were lip syncing]].


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* OhCrap: Vesuvius and Fish get shocked when [[spoiler:the former was caught lip syncing]].


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* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: Vesuvius flees the stage when [[spoiler:they were discovered that they were lip syncing]].


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* ThatSyncingFeeling: At the end of the film, [[spoiler:Vesuvius knew the gig was up when their track was skipping]].
6th Dec '15 11:26:08 AM Morgenthaler
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* [[spoiler: CorruptCorporateExecutive]]: Both the guy from the record label in the beginning, and [[spoiler: the one who signs them later on.]]

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* [[spoiler: CorruptCorporateExecutive]]: CorruptCorporateExecutive: Both the guy from the record label in the beginning, and [[spoiler: the one who signs them later on.]]
22nd Nov '15 11:44:19 AM sneslper
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[[caption-width-right:220:Squick]]


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22nd Jun '15 7:01:10 PM TheBigBopper
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* ThePeteBest: Fish. The TropeNamer Also Has A Cameo.
22nd Jun '15 6:58:51 PM TheBigBopper
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* DawsonCasting: Matt, Curtis, and Amelia fall into this. Although Curtis and Amelia's actors, Teddy Geiger and Emma Stone were less than two years out of high school at the time. Matt, on the other hand fits the trope to a T with his actor, Creator/JoshGad being in his twenties at the time.
3rd Jan '15 5:33:58 PM StFan
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The Rocker is a 2008 comedy starring {{Rainn Wilson}} as "Robert 'Fish' Fishman" the drummer for the band Vesuvius. However, when Vesuvius betrays him for a chance to hit the big time, he swears to become bigger than they've ever been...

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The Rocker is a 2008 comedy starring {{Rainn Wilson}} Creator/RainnWilson as "Robert 'Fish' Fishman" the drummer for the band Vesuvius. However, when Vesuvius betrays him for a chance to hit the big time, he swears to become bigger than they've ever been...
21st Dec '13 11:19:09 PM nombretomado
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-->"We've got an AshleeSimpson situation here."

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-->"We've got an AshleeSimpson Music/AshleeSimpson situation here."
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