History Film / VictorVictoria

11th Feb '18 5:26:40 PM eowynjedi
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* FreezeFrameBonus: Toddy has a picture of Creator/MarleneDietrich in a tux on his nightstand.



* SexyCoatFlashing: Norma does this to Squash from the back of the train after he sends her off.

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* SexyCoatFlashing: Norma does this to Squash from the back of the train after he sends her off. He doesn't even look, but a porter DistractedByTheSexy falls over.
-->'''Norma:''' Oh, are you okay?



* StraightGay: Richard (though he may fall under BiTheWay) and very much [[spoiler: Squash]]

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* StraightGay: Richard (though he may fall under BiTheWay) and very much [[spoiler: Squash]]Squash]].
4th Feb '18 7:40:57 AM eowynjedi
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* ActuallyPrettyFunny: After the waiter delivers his "it is a moron who listens to a horse's ass" retort, Toddy and Victoria look at each other and start laughing.


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* GetOut: The owner of Chez Luis, holding a bloody bag of ice to his head after the movie's first BarBrawl, screams at Toddy to get out.
3rd Feb '18 7:24:12 PM eowynjedi
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* AndImTheQueenOfSheba: When three of the male dancers watch "Victor" perform, one says that he's a phony as Toddy eavesdrops, slightly concerned.
-->'''Dancer 1:''' If he's a Polish count, then I'm Greta Garbo.\\
'''Dancer 2:''' Well, Greta, whatever he is... I think he's divine.\\
[''Toddy walks away looking pleased.'']



* BigYes: Norma, who has been stewing over King's obvious infatuation with "Victoria," screams "yes!" when Victoria takes off the wig. [[FunnyBackgroundEvent And keeps screaming "Yay!" over and over]] while the camera focuses on King's utter dismay.



* DefeatMeansFriendship: The last scene of King in the barfight is him leading the tough guys in a drunken rendition of "Sweet Adelaide," and wearing one of their hats.



* InsaneTrollLogic: The mafia's homophobia. Toddy quips "kill him, but mustn't kiss him."



* MatchCut: An audio one; when Toddy loudly blows his nose the scene cuts to the blare of a car horn.



* ServileSnarker: The waiter at the restaurant Victoria tries to con a meal out of, who makes his opinion on her huge meal and dining companion (after Toddy joins her) quite plain.

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* ServileSnarker: ServileSnarker:
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The waiter at the restaurant Victoria tries to con a meal out of, who makes his opinion on her huge meal and dining companion (after Toddy joins her) quite plain.plain.
** Selma, Andre Cassel's secretary, engages in some snappy back-and-forth with the people who want to see her boss.


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* TantrumThrowing: Norma is prone to hurling objects at people when she's mad.


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* ThisIsGonnaSuck: King winds up held between two men in the tough-guy bar he starts a fight in and gives an exasperated "oh, shit" before he gets punched.


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* VerbalBackspace: Victoria bursts out "here?!" in her normal voice when Cassell suggests opening in a very ritzy nightclub, and then corrects to a deeper "here," making Toddy [[SpitTake spit back into his glass in laughter]].
20th Jan '18 2:23:33 PM AnotherGuy
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* CaliforniaDoubling: The movie is set in Paris (with a brief jaunt to Chicago), but was shot on a sound stage in England.
20th Jan '18 2:20:46 PM AnotherGuy
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-->'''Waiter:''' ''(EurekaMoment)'' Cockroach!
20th Jan '18 2:19:54 PM AnotherGuy
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** Then you have Toddy's young gigolo, who manages to keep getting punched in the same broken nose by Victoria. Then again, [[AssholeVictim he deserves it]].
20th Jan '18 2:18:10 PM AnotherGuy
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'''Waiter:''' And it is a moron who gives advice to a horse's ass.

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'''Waiter:''' And it is a moron who gives advice to a horse's ass.\\
''(Toddy gives him a {{Touche}} glance.)''
20th Jan '18 2:10:53 PM AnotherGuy
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* LoveableSexManiac: "Loveable" is debateable, but Norma's reaction to "Victor" stripping for her is "'''WAIT A MINUTE!!!''' Close the door!"

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* LoveableSexManiac: "Loveable" is debateable, but Norma's reaction to "Victor" stripping for her is "'''WAIT A MINUTE!!!''' "'''WAIT!!!''' Close the door!"




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* WoundedGazelleGambit: Norma loves whipping out teary PuppyDogEyes to get what she wants.
20th Jan '18 2:07:42 PM AnotherGuy
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-->'''Norma:''' Before you know it, [[{{Malaproper}} you are impudent]].
20th Jan '18 2:06:58 PM AnotherGuy
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* LoveableSexManiac: "Loveable" is debateable, but Norma's reaction to "Victor" stripping for her is "'''WAIT A MINUTE!!!''' Close the door!"
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