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9th Sep '17 8:20:51 PM ElatedReynard
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* CallBack[=/=]ShoutOut: The [=GIs=] who are lost in UsefulNotes/TheVietnamWar part argue if they should have fragged Niedermeyer, calling back to Landis's ''Film/AnimalHouse''.

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* CallBack[=/=]ShoutOut: The [=GIs=] who are lost in UsefulNotes/TheVietnamWar part argue if they should have fragged Niedermeyer, calling back to Landis's Landis' ''Film/AnimalHouse''.
1st Sep '17 9:03:30 PM Geoduck
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* BittersweetEnding: John saves the plane from being destroyed, but he's hauled away as a crazy person in an ambulance. And unlike the TV episode, in which the protagonist killed the gremlin, ''this'' gremlin is at best mildly inconvenienced gremlin is still flying around up there somewhere..

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* BittersweetEnding: John saves the plane from being destroyed, but he's hauled away as a crazy person in an ambulance. And unlike the TV episode, in which the protagonist killed the gremlin, ''this'' gremlin one is at best mildly inconvenienced gremlin and is still flying around up there somewhere..



* ImmuneToBullets: The Gremlin shrugs off Valentine shooting it with the aforementioned gun.



* SparedByTheAdaptation: The gremlin, of all things.

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* SparedByTheAdaptation: The gremlin, of all things.As noted above, the gremlin.
5th Aug '17 3:03:41 AM MarkLungo
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* MythologyGag: The segment references many episodes of the series and the characters involved debate if "[[Recap/TheTwilightZoneS5E124AKindOfStopwatch A Kind of Stopwatch]]" was a ''Zone'' or an ''[[Series/TheOuterLimits1963 Outer Limits]]''.[[note]]It was a ''Twilight Zone'' episode.[[/note]]

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* MythologyGag: The segment references many episodes of the series and the characters involved debate if "[[Recap/TheTwilightZoneS5E124AKindOfStopwatch "[[Recap/TheTwilightZoneS5E124AKindOfAStopwatch A Kind of a Stopwatch]]" was a ''Zone'' or an ''[[Series/TheOuterLimits1963 Outer Limits]]''.[[note]]It was a ''Twilight Zone'' episode.[[/note]]
5th Aug '17 2:56:38 AM MarkLungo
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* MythologyGag: The segment references many episodes of the series and the characters involved debate if "A Kind of Stopwatch" was a ''Zone'' or an ''[[Series/TheOuterLimits1963 Outer Limits]]''.[[note]]It was a ''Twilight Zone'' episode.[[/note]]

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* MythologyGag: The segment references many episodes of the series and the characters involved debate if "A "[[Recap/TheTwilightZoneS5E124AKindOfStopwatch A Kind of Stopwatch" Stopwatch]]" was a ''Zone'' or an ''[[Series/TheOuterLimits1963 Outer Limits]]''.[[note]]It was a ''Twilight Zone'' episode.[[/note]]
5th Aug '17 2:54:54 AM MarkLungo
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* OneCharacterMultipleLives: the main character is shuttled back and forth in time to live lives as a Jewish black and Vietnamese person, during the worst times to be part of their minorities respectively.
* VillainProtagonist: Bill, since his supposed development to be less a racist was cut out.

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* OneCharacterMultipleLives: the main character is shuttled back and forth in time to live lives as a Jewish black Jewish, black, and Vietnamese person, during the worst times to be part of their minorities respectively.
* VillainProtagonist: Bill, since his supposed development to be less a racist was cut out.
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* VillainProtagonist: Bill, since his supposed development to stop being a racist was cut out.



* MythologyGag: Helen mentions going on her way to Willoughby, referencing the original episode, "A Stop at Willoughby."

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* MythologyGag: Helen mentions going on her way to Willoughby, referencing the original episode, "A "[[Recap/TheTwilightZoneS1E30AStopAtWilloughby A Stop at Willoughby."Willoughby]]".



* BittersweetEnding: John saves the plane from being destroyed, but he's hauled away as a crazy person in an ambulance, and the at-best mildly-inconvenienced gremlin is still flying around up there somewhere..

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* BittersweetEnding: John saves the plane from being destroyed, but he's hauled away as a crazy person in an ambulance, and ambulance. And unlike the at-best mildly-inconvenienced TV episode, in which the protagonist killed the gremlin, ''this'' gremlin is at best mildly inconvenienced gremlin is still flying around up there somewhere..



* ExplosiveDecompression: John grabs a government agent's gun, and shoots the window, which causes this, forcing the plane to land, ruining the gremlin's plans.

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* ExplosiveDecompression: John grabs a government agent's an air marshal's gun, and shoots the window, which causes this, forcing the plane to land, ruining the gremlin's plans.



5th Aug '17 2:15:29 AM MisterCPC
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* MythologyGag: Helen mentions going on her way to Willoughby, referencing the original episode, "A Stop at Willoughby."
5th Dec '16 10:28:17 AM Mario500
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* AdaptationalNameChange: Bob Wilson becomes John Valentine.

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* AdaptationalNameChange: Bob Wilson (the protagonist of the episode this segment was based upon) becomes John Valentine.
5th Dec '16 10:25:58 AM Mario500
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* AdaptedOut: Bob/Valentine's wife.

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* AdaptedOut: Bob/Valentine's wife.The wife of the protagonist.



* BittersweetEnding: Valentine saves the plane from being destroyed, but he's hauled away as a crazy person in an ambulance, and the at-best mildly-inconvenienced gremlin is still flying around up there somewhere..
* BookEnds: The ambulance that Valentine is placed in is driven by the hitchhiker from the prologue, who pops in "Midnight Special", asks him if he "wants to see something really scary".
* ExplosiveDecompression: Valentine grabs a government agent's gun, and shoots the window, which causes this, forcing the plane to land, ruining the gremlin's plans.
* EyePop: When Valentine removes the cover from his window, the gremlin is behind it, which makes him do this briefly.

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* BittersweetEnding: Valentine John saves the plane from being destroyed, but he's hauled away as a crazy person in an ambulance, and the at-best mildly-inconvenienced gremlin is still flying around up there somewhere..
* BookEnds: The ambulance that Valentine John is placed in is driven by the hitchhiker from the prologue, who pops in "Midnight Special", asks him if he "wants to see something really scary".
* ExplosiveDecompression: Valentine John grabs a government agent's gun, and shoots the window, which causes this, forcing the plane to land, ruining the gremlin's plans.
* EyePop: When Valentine John removes the cover from his window, the gremlin is behind it, which makes him do this briefly.



* NotSoImaginaryFriend: Though "friend" is probably the last word that Valentine would use.

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* NotSoImaginaryFriend: Though "friend" is probably the last word that Valentine John would use.
17th Jul '16 6:52:40 AM Sharlee
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* LightmareFuel: "You wanna see something ''really'' scary?"

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* LightmareFuel: LightmareFuel / SchmuckBait: "You wanna see something ''really'' scary?"
5th May '16 8:18:10 PM tropeminer
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* ShoutOut: Helen Foley shares a name with the main character in the original series episode "Nightmare as a Child".
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