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17th Dec '16 7:47:03 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* Wrestling/{{TNA}}, in it's effort to be WCW, also used cardboard boxes, although they use them more sparingly, usually to cushion wrestlers for dangerous spots, and they're often disguised to look more dangerous than they really are, though at the 2007 ''Slammiversary'' a tarp exposing some [[SpecialEffectsFailure fell off]] during the match between Abyss and Tomko.
7th Dec '16 11:15:38 AM kyojikasshu
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* During the [[WebVideo/TheNostalgiaCritic Nostalgia Critic]] vs. [[WebVideo/TheAngryVideoGameNerd Angry Video Game Nerd]] Final Battle, which takes place in the Nerd's basement, the Critic is sent flying into a pile of cardboard boxes that just happen to be set up there. He calls the Nerd out on this:
--> '''NC''': Who keeps piles of boxes around? Honestly?
--> '''AVGN''': [[BerserkButton Oh, don't you talk about my boxes!]] [[CompanionCube I like boxes!]]
19th Sep '16 4:24:37 AM DeepRed
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* An early example, if not the TropeMaker, was the [[www.youtube.com/watch?v=_bxvGy1Uy70 car chase]] from the 1972 Italo-crime film ''The Master Touch''.

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* An early example, if not the TropeMaker, was the [[www.[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_bxvGy1Uy70 car chase]] from the 1972 Italo-crime film ''The Master Touch''.
19th Sep '16 4:24:22 AM DeepRed
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* An early example was the car chase from the 1972 Italo-crime film ''The Master Touch''.

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* An early example example, if not the TropeMaker, was the [[www.youtube.com/watch?v=_bxvGy1Uy70 car chase chase]] from the 1972 Italo-crime film ''The Master Touch''.
19th Sep '16 4:20:34 AM DeepRed
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* An early example was the car chase from the 1972 Italo-crime film ''The Master Touch''.
1st Aug '16 12:22:15 AM JackG
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* ''Film/{{Speed}}''. The "black guy with the sports car" ends up crashing it into a crash barrier made up of large containers of water. The heroine also has a nasty moment when she thinks she's hit a BabyCarriage, but it's actually full of junk being recycled by a homeless person.

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* ''Film/{{Speed}}''. The "black guy with the sports car" ends up crashing it into a crash barrier made up of large containers of water. water (justified, as such barriers exist in real life). The heroine also has a nasty moment when she thinks she's hit a BabyCarriage, but it's actually full of junk empty drink cans being recycled by a homeless person.
1st Aug '16 12:16:39 AM JackG
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* ''Film/{{Speed}}''. The "black guy with the sports car" ends up crashing it into a crash barrier made up of large containers of water. The heroine also has a nasty moment when she thinks she's hit a BabyCarriage, but it's actually full of junk being recycled by a homeless person.
31st Jul '16 11:52:10 PM JackG
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* In 2012 Gary Connery became the first person to land a wingsuit without a parachute, by crashing into a huge pile of 18,600 cardboard boxes, arranged into a landing strip that measured 350 feet (106.7 meters) long, 45 feet (13.7 meters) wide and 12 feet (3.7 meters) high.

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* In 2012 2012, British stuntman Gary Connery became the first person to land a wingsuit without a parachute, by crashing into a huge pile of 18,600 cardboard boxes, arranged into a landing strip that measured 350 feet (106.7 meters) long, 45 feet (13.7 meters) wide and 12 feet (3.7 meters) high.
31st Jul '16 11:51:23 PM JackG
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* In 2012 Gary Connery became the first person to land a wingsuit without a parachute, by crashing into a huge pile of 18,600 cardboard boxes, arranged into a landing strip that measured 350 feet (106.7 meters) long, 45 feet (13.7 meters) wide and 12 feet (3.7 meters) high.
31st Jul '16 10:51:06 PM JackG
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* Spoofed by ''Series/TheComicStripPresents'' in [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wfawNa1FVpk this scene]] in which "[[Series/TheProfessionals The Bullshitters]]" keep looking for cardboard boxes to drive through during their car chase.

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* Spoofed by ''Series/TheProfessionals'' of course, and parodied in ''Series/TheComicStripPresents'' in [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wfawNa1FVpk this scene]] in which "[[Series/TheProfessionals The Bullshitters]]" keep "Detectives on the Edge of a Nervous Breakdown" where 'Bonehead and Foyle' make a point of looking out for cardboard boxes to drive through during their car chase.a chase scene so as to look more dramatic.



* ''Series/TheProfessionals'' of course, and parodied in ''Series/TheComicStripPresents'' "Detectives on the Edge of a Nervous Breakdown" where 'Bonehead and Foyle' make a point of looking out for cardboard boxes to drive through during a chase scene so as to look more dramatic.

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* ''Series/TheProfessionals'' of course, and parodied in ''Series/TheComicStripPresents'' "Detectives on the Edge of a Nervous Breakdown" where 'Bonehead and Foyle' make a point of looking out for cardboard boxes to drive through during a chase scene so as to look more dramatic.

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