History Main / BurnBabyBurn

6th Apr '17 2:45:46 PM eroock
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In ''Film/{{SOB}}'', [[spoiler:Felix is shot by the police after brandishing a water pistol as if it were a real gun. His friends decide to steal his corpse, take it out to his boat, put it on a rowboat and set it on fire, as in a Viking Funeral, in celebration of his life and at least one of the movies he made ''Pagan Plunder''.]]
6th Apr '17 2:44:28 PM eroock
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* At the end of ''Film/TheButterflyEffect'' we see Evan burn the timetravel journals that caused him and the people around him so much pain.
6th Apr '17 2:44:04 PM eroock
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In ''Film/WhatsEatingGilbertGrape'', the title character's mother, who has not left the house in years, and is too obese to fit through the door, dies suddenly. To save her from becoming a laughingstock by being hauled out of the house by a crane, they move their possessions onto the street, and burn the house down on top of her.
19th Mar '17 9:57:32 AM nombretomado
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In one of ''[[NeuroticallyYours Foamy's Fan Mails]]'', Foamy [[HairTriggerTemper gets so pissed off]] at all the redundant [[FourthWallMailSlot mail he gets]], that he collects it all into a large stack and sets it on fire and burns down the studio as well, so he never has to do a Fan Mail episode again. Fires back at him when he has to do the next one in the burned out remains of it. The episode is appropriately names "BurnBabyBurn".

to:

* In one of ''[[NeuroticallyYours ''[[WebAnimation/NeuroticallyYours Foamy's Fan Mails]]'', Foamy [[HairTriggerTemper gets so pissed off]] at all the redundant [[FourthWallMailSlot mail he gets]], that he collects it all into a large stack and sets it on fire and burns down the studio as well, so he never has to do a Fan Mail episode again. Fires back at him when he has to do the next one in the burned out remains of it. The episode is appropriately names "BurnBabyBurn".
5th Nov '16 5:44:21 PM Premonition45
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* In ''Film/TheRocketeer'', [[TechnologicalPacifist when Howard Hughes refuses to rebuild his (presumed-)destroyed jetpack for the US Army]], he throws the blueprints into his office fireplace.
4th Apr '16 10:53:50 AM KimiFW
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In one of ''[[NeuroticalyYours Foamy's Fan Mails]]'', Foamy [[HairTriggerTemper gets so pissed off]] at all the redundant [[FourthWallMailSlot mail he gets]], that he collects it all into a large stack and sets it on fire and burns down the studio as well, so he never has to do a Fan Mail episode again. Fires back at him when he has to do the next one in the burned out remains of it. The episode is appropriately names "BurnBabyBurn".

to:

* In one of ''[[NeuroticalyYours ''[[NeuroticallyYours Foamy's Fan Mails]]'', Foamy [[HairTriggerTemper gets so pissed off]] at all the redundant [[FourthWallMailSlot mail he gets]], that he collects it all into a large stack and sets it on fire and burns down the studio as well, so he never has to do a Fan Mail episode again. Fires back at him when he has to do the next one in the burned out remains of it. The episode is appropriately names "BurnBabyBurn".
26th Mar '16 4:03:26 PM Morgenthaler
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ''Film/{{Spaced}}'': In a shot similar to the funerals of Qui-Gon and Darth Vader in ''Franchise/StarWars'', Tim burns all his Star Wars paraphernalia because he hates ''Film/ThePhantomMenace'' so much.

to:

* ''Film/{{Spaced}}'': ''Series/{{Spaced}}'': In a shot similar to the funerals of Qui-Gon and Darth Vader in ''Franchise/StarWars'', Tim burns all his Star Wars paraphernalia because he hates ''Film/ThePhantomMenace'' so much.
26th Mar '16 4:03:02 PM Morgenthaler
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* The documentary ''Touching The Void'' has a interesting real life subversion where a mountain climber falls into a ice crevasse and is believed to have died by his comrades. Turns out that he survives the fall and after crawling back to camp (on a broken leg no less!) is understandably upset to discover that they had burned his trousers in grieving.

to:

* The documentary ''Touching The Void'' ''Film/TouchingTheVoid'' has a interesting real life subversion where a mountain climber falls into a ice crevasse and is believed to have died by his comrades. Turns out that he survives the fall and after crawling back to camp (on a broken leg no less!) is understandably upset to discover that they had burned his trousers in grieving.



* In ''Pump up the Volume'', when Mark decides to stop broadcasting as Hard Harry, he has a symbolic burning of his notes and letters that he was keeping as a pirate DJ. This is interrupted by his romantic interest, Nora, who is upset because many of the things he was burning had been written by her as "the Eat Me, Beat Me Lady."

to:

* In ''Pump up the Volume'', ''Film/PumpUpTheVolume'', when Mark decides to stop broadcasting as Hard Harry, he has a symbolic burning of his notes and letters that he was keeping as a pirate DJ. This is interrupted by his romantic interest, Nora, who is upset because many of the things he was burning had been written by her as "the Eat Me, Beat Me Lady."



* Used as {{Bookends}} in ''Malone'' (1987). The protagonist, a former CIA hitman, burns his driver's license before taking on a new identity at the start and end of the movie.

to:

* Used as {{Bookends}} in ''Malone'' ''Film/{{Malone}}'' (1987). The protagonist, a former CIA hitman, burns his driver's license before taking on a new identity at the start and end of the movie.
26th Mar '16 4:00:36 PM Morgenthaler
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* The letters from Hogwarts in the ''Film/HarryPotter and the Philosopher's/Sorcerer's Stone'' movie.

to:

* The letters from Hogwarts in the ''Film/HarryPotter and the Philosopher's/Sorcerer's Stone'' ''Film/HarryPotterAndThePhilosophersStone'' movie.
18th Mar '16 1:36:51 PM Willbyr
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In the Manga/LoveHina cross-over fanfic Fanfic/ContractLabor just before Keitaro leaves for [[BlackLagoon Roanapur]] he burns his pictures of his girlfriends [[YoureUnderArrest Miyuki and Natsumi]]. Gaz (his partner) tells Seta (his mentor/friend) ''"Where he (Keitaro) is going, he does not want them to follow."''

to:

* In the Manga/LoveHina cross-over fanfic Fanfic/ContractLabor just before Keitaro leaves for [[BlackLagoon [[Manga/BlackLagoon Roanapur]] he burns his pictures of his girlfriends [[YoureUnderArrest [[Manga/YoureUnderArrest Miyuki and Natsumi]]. Gaz (his partner) tells Seta (his mentor/friend) ''"Where he (Keitaro) is going, he does not want them to follow."''
This list shows the last 10 events of 64. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Main.BurnBabyBurn