History Film / ZackAndMiriMakeAPorno

13th Feb '17 7:56:16 PM Ferot_Dreadnaught
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* IntimateArtistry: Zack & Miri are GenreSavvy enough to realize that making the porno will likely effect their friendship, [[DefiedTrope so they both promise each other that they will not let the movie change their emotions]]. To the surprise of none of the characters, [[PlayedStraight them filming together does cause both of them to realize their feelings for one another]].

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* IntimateArtistry: Zack & Miri are GenreSavvy enough to both realize that making the porno will likely effect their friendship, [[DefiedTrope so they both promise each other that they will not let the movie change their emotions]]. To the surprise of none of the characters, [[PlayedStraight them filming together does cause both of them to realize their feelings for one another]].
11th Feb '17 11:35:23 AM rt2012
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* NoJustNo: Zack's reaction to Delaney's "[[RevengeOfTheSith Revenge of the Shit]]" idea.

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* NoJustNo: Zack's reaction to Delaney's NoJustNoReaction: Zack after Delaney pitches his "[[RevengeOfTheSith Revenge of the Shit]]" idea.
11th Feb '17 11:34:28 AM rt2012
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* NoJustNo: Zack's reaction to Delaney's "[[RevengeOfTheSith Revenge of the Shit]]" idea.
8th Dec '16 12:22:41 PM wyattte
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* HollywoodHomely: Are we ''really'' supposed to buy Creator/ElizabethBanks as gawky and awkward?
8th Dec '16 12:20:36 PM wyattte
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* BlackBestFriend: Delaney, for Zack.



* ClassReunion

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* ClassReunionClassReunion: Which ends, unfortunately for Miri, with her old crush being gay and her discovery of being a joke on the internet. Meanwhile, Zack gets a handjob!



* HenpeckedHusband: Delaney
* HighSchoolRejects
* IDontWantToRuinOurFriendship

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* HenpeckedHusband: Delaney
Delaney, put into sharp focus when we eventually meet his wife near the end.
* HighSchoolRejects
HighSchoolRejects: Zack and Miri.
* IDontWantToRuinOurFriendshipHollywoodHomely: Are we ''really'' supposed to buy Creator/ElizabethBanks as gawky and awkward?
* IDontWantToRuinOurFriendship: [[spoiler: But they do, [[OfficialCouple and they love it.]]]]



* PoliticalCorrectnessGoneMad: At the beginning of the movie, Zack's BlackBestFriend accuses his boss (who is Asian) of racism because he wants him to work on "Black Friday."

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* PoliticalCorrectnessGoneMad: At the beginning of the movie, Zack's BlackBestFriend Delaney accuses his boss (who is Asian) of racism because he wants him to work on "Black Friday."
4th Dec '16 6:23:04 PM creader
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* CatchPhrase / RunningGag: "Let us fuck!"

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* CatchPhrase / RunningGag: CatchPhrase: "Let us fuck!"fuck!"
* CensoredTitle:
** Many posters listed the movie as ''Zack and Miri'', while others looked like the page image without the title at the bottom, carrying the tagline "Seth Rogen and Elizabeth Banks made a movie so outrageous that we can't even tell you the title"
** Most of the DVD covers also have the title as just ''Zack and Miri''. Presumably, places such as Walmart would not have stocked the movie under its full name.
** Not just posters, but also TV ads. Kevin Smith once complained about the NFL banning trailers of his films during games, saying they were inappropriate, but allowing commercials for beer and ED prescriptions.



* MoralGuardians: They didn't take too kindly to the film, the poster or even ''the title''. Which is probably why the movie was released on DVD in many places as simply ''Zack and Miri''. Apparently, the marketing people feared the possibility of [[ThinkOfTheChildren children asking their parents what a porno was]] if they saw the title, to which Smith, himself a father and who didn't believe the title was vulgar, angrily replied [[SarcasmMode "God forbid parents talk to their children."]]



* PoorCommunicationKills / CannotSpitItOut: Of course, if Zack and Miri could actually talk to each other like two mature adults, the last third of the movie wouldn't happen.

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* PoorCommunicationKills / CannotSpitItOut: PoorCommunicationKills: Of course, if Zack and Miri could actually talk to each other like two mature adults, the last third of the movie wouldn't happen.



* TheSlacker: Zack

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* TheSlacker: ZackZack.
30th Sep '16 5:13:43 PM OptimumTaurus
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* SassyBlackWoman: Delaney's wife.
26th May '16 11:24:09 PM NWolfman
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* IntentionallyAwkwardTitle: Rumor has it the movie was green-lit on this ''alone''. Unfortunately the funny title was [[ExecutiveMeddling executively meddled with]] before its theatrical release and came to theaters and initial home release under the boring and simple moniker "Zack and Miri," before eventually being given a home release with its proper title. It's thought that this was part of the reason for the film underperforming at the box office.

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* IntentionallyAwkwardTitle: Rumor has it the movie was green-lit on this ''alone''. Unfortunately Although a second guess might have made the funny studio heads realize that marketing a film with such a title was [[ExecutiveMeddling executively meddled with]] before its theatrical release and came to theaters and initial home release under the boring and simple moniker "Zack and Miri," before eventually being given a home release with its proper title. It's thought that this was part of the reason for the film underperforming at the box office.would be near-impossible.
29th Mar '16 1:16:17 PM JBK405
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* IntimateArtistry: Zack & Miri are GenreSavvy enough to realize that making the porno will likely effect their friendship, [[DefiedTrope so they both promise each other that they will not let the movie change their emotions]]. To the surprise of none of the characters, [[PlayedStraight them filming together does cause both of them to realize their feelings for one another]].
10th Mar '16 11:14:10 PM SuperKing93
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''Zack and Miri Make a Porno'' is a 2008 film written and directed by Creator/KevinSmith, and starring Creator/SethRogen, Creator/ElizabethBanks, Jeff Anderson, Traci Lords, Jason Mewes and Craig Robinson. Like ''Film/JerseyGirl'', this is not part of Franchise/TheViewAskewniverse. It's also, as of this writing, Kevin Smith's last studio-financed movie.

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''Zack and Miri Make a Porno'' is a 2008 film written and directed by Creator/KevinSmith, and starring Creator/SethRogen, Creator/ElizabethBanks, Jeff Anderson, Traci Lords, Jason Mewes and Craig Robinson. Like ''Film/JerseyGirl'', this is not part of Franchise/TheViewAskewniverse. It's also, as of this writing, Kevin Smith's last studio-financed movie.
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