History Headscratchers / ToyStory

2nd Jul '17 3:27:01 AM MoPete
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* It's very likely they do, but their involuntary "stay still" instinct overrides any reactions to said pain. Woody very likely felt the pain of getting his forehead burned by sunlight focused through a magnifying glass, but couldn't show any reaction to it until Sid left the room.
21st Apr '17 4:02:49 PM EMandeb
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** Why Buzz hide his living being condition to Andy and others at the first Toy Story if he isn't aware of it?

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** Why Buzz hide his living being condition to Andy and others at the first Toy Story if he isn't aware of it?he is a toy?
21st Apr '17 4:01:51 PM EMandeb
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**Why Buzz hide his living being condition to Andy and others at the first Toy Story if he isn't aware of it?
15th Apr '17 3:44:23 AM DoctorNemesis
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** Buzz's 'laser pointer' is basically a little red light that blinks on and off. It's probably not going to do that much damage.
20th Jan '17 9:29:36 AM QuarrelsomeChevon
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** Most likely there's a warning of some kind on the box Buzz came in. Also, lawsuits? I've seen the kinds of laser pointers that kids' toys come equipped with - shining one in someone's eye can be irritating, but it's not capable of causing long-term damage so easily unless someone were intentionally trying to inflict it, which I can't see most normal people doing. If someone were to shine a bright light in your eye, all you'd need to do is say "Ow, that's really bright" for them to realize their mistake and point the laser elsewhere.
20th Jan '17 7:59:37 AM NateTheGreat
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[[WMG: Buzz's laser]]
* Every single laser pointer I've ever seen has a warning sticker about not looking directly into the light. And laser pointers are marketed to adults who should (in theory) know better. Giving one to a small child and trusting them not to point it in someone's face is a recipe for disaster and lawsuits. Making the button trigger a sound effect and making the child imagine the laser would be more practical, safer, and less litigious.
26th Dec '16 2:13:43 AM QuarrelsomeChevon
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** OP here: I understand that, and normally, I'd be perfectly fine with it...but it's the fact that the movie had already established Buzz's incapability to actually fly that kind of irks me, since it was part of what made him realize he wasn't really a space ranger...Then they completely turn it over just for the sake of convenience at the climax. The other examples you listed were at least established earlier on, and their respective films didn't have anything that specifically contradicted them.
26th Dec '16 2:07:10 AM QuarrelsomeChevon
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** No, I'm pretty sure Woody only tricked Buzz using the rocket atop the Pizza Planet truck as a means of getting him to follow him inside it, and that Buzz got distracted by the rocket-shaped claw game once they were ''inside'' the restaurant, but they both went in together, by sneaking themselves in using a couple of carry-out containers. Woody could just as easily have told Buzz that Andy's mom's van was their transport to another "spaceport".
25th Dec '16 5:00:56 AM DoctorNemesis
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** IIRC, the main reason they go inside is because Buzz sees the spaceship on the top of the restaurant and assumes that it's a spaceport, so Woody has to follow him in order to get him back.
22nd Dec '16 10:20:24 PM QuarrelsomeChevon
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[[WMG: Why do they go inside?]]
* Why would Woody and Buzz want to risk being seen by going inside Pizza Planet to find Andy? Why not just go find his mom's car in the parking lot? Even if they couldn't get inside the car on their own, they could easily just wait nearby for Andy to leave the restaurant and make like they'd just fallen out onto the ground, which would be a lot less conspicuous than his two toys suddenly showing up inside his baby sister's stroller.
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