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4th Sep '16 4:37:10 AM erforce
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* Creator/PeterSellers in ''[[Franchise/ThePinkPanther A Shot in the Dark]]''. He charges at a door just as it opens, and his momentum carries him across the room, out the opposite window, and into a river.

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* Creator/PeterSellers in ''[[Franchise/ThePinkPanther A Shot in the Dark]]''.''Film/AShotInTheDark''. He charges at a door just as it opens, and his momentum carries him across the room, out the opposite window, and into a river.



* Done for humor in ''[[Film/TheCannonballRun Cannonball Run 2]]'', a case of when the door isn't opened from the other side. When JJ (Burt Reynolds) and company infiltrate the Pinto Ranch to rescue the ArabOilSheikh and discover the room he's in, they decide to break the door down, which he, Victor (Creator/DomDeLuise) and Vendebaum (Sammy Davis Jr.) begin charging at. Problem is, Blake (Dean Martin) accidentally pushes the door open just as the former trio run right through it, and thus end up running through the room into the far end with a bonk.

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* Done for humor in ''[[Film/TheCannonballRun Cannonball Run 2]]'', ''Film/CannonballRunII'', a case of when the door isn't opened from the other side. When JJ (Burt Reynolds) and company infiltrate the Pinto Ranch to rescue the ArabOilSheikh and discover the room he's in, they decide to break the door down, which he, Victor (Creator/DomDeLuise) and Vendebaum (Sammy Davis Jr.) begin charging at. Problem is, Blake (Dean Martin) accidentally pushes the door open just as the former trio run right through it, and thus end up running through the room into the far end with a bonk.
17th Jun '16 10:11:46 PM WillBGood
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** The 1942 Bugs Bunny cartoon "Hold the Lion, Please!" has Bugs do this to Leo the lion-- and in an especially ridiculous way, as the door is set in an upright frame ''in the middle of the jungle''. Now Leo isn't the sharpest knife in the drawer, but he clutches the IdiotBall extra tight, as he's prompted to ram the door after Bugs dangles a key in front of him-- ''around the door frame''-- and then snatches it away.

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** The 1942 Bugs Bunny cartoon "Hold the Lion, Please!" Please" has Bugs do this to Leo the lion-- and in an especially ridiculous way, as the door is set in an upright frame ''in the middle of the jungle''. Now Leo isn't the sharpest knife in the drawer, but he clutches the IdiotBall extra tight, as he's prompted to ram the door after Bugs dangles a key in front of him-- ''around the door frame''-- and then snatches it away.
17th Jun '16 10:09:29 PM WillBGood
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** The 1942 Bugs Bunny cartoon "Hold the Lion, Please!" has Bugs do this to Leo the lion-- and in an especially ridiculous way, as the door is set in an upright frame ''in the middle of the jungle''. Now Leo isn't the sharpest knife in the drawer, but he clutches the IdiotBall extra tight, as he's prompted to ram the door after Bugs dangles a key in front of him-- ''around the door frame''-- and then snatches it away.
14th Mar '16 7:24:39 AM Julia1984
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* In ''Disney/{{Zootopia}}'', Nick successfully does this to a [[StealthPun ram battering]] at the glass window in a door.



* Used in the comedy TV series ''Series/GetSmart'' when Maxwell Smart and 99 are trapped in a corridor with two villains trying to break down the doors on either side. Our heroes open each door in turn so they knock themselves out.

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* Used in the comedy TV series ''Series/GetSmart'' when Maxwell Smart and 99 are trapped in a corridor with two villains trying to break down the doors on either side. Our heroes open each door in turn so they knock themselves out. CONTROL agents know this as the "Double Door Deception Trick."
12th Jan '16 12:37:49 PM Eddy1215
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** Sylvester also uses this trick in "Mouse Divided," against a cluster of cats using a larger log as a BatteringRam. They end up running all the way to the top floor, and into a well.

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** Sylvester also uses this trick in "Mouse Divided," against a cluster of cats using a larger log as a BatteringRam. They end up running all the way to the top floor, and then fall out the window into a well.
30th Sep '15 12:50:03 PM ANTMuddle
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** Sylvester also uses this trick in "Mouse Divided," against a cluster of cats using a larger log as a BatteringRam. They end up running all the way to the top floor, and into a well.
4th Aug '15 5:54:45 AM StFan
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* ''Manga/OnePiece'': Sanji, Franky, and Usopp are on the sea train Puffing Tom, which is loaded with government agents. After they've sent most of the agents oacking by disconnecting cars, one of the few remaining agents charges at the door- only for Sanji to open it and cause him to fall into the ocean. "Oh, you wanted out, sir?"

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* ''Manga/OnePiece'': Sanji, Franky, and Usopp are on the sea train Puffing Tom, which is loaded with government agents. After they've sent most of the agents oacking soaking by disconnecting cars, one of the few remaining agents charges at the door- door -- only for Sanji to open it and cause him to fall into the ocean. "Oh, you wanted out, sir?"



* In ''Disney/TheEmperorsNewGroove'', EvilChancellor Yzma gets a ridiculously complex DoorJudo treatment from Pacha's family, involving OffscreenTeleportation, a beehive, a [[AnachronismStew floor waxer]], a feather pillow and a conveniently placed birthday party.

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* In ''Disney/TheEmperorsNewGroove'', EvilChancellor Yzma gets a ridiculously complex DoorJudo Door Judo treatment from Pacha's family, involving OffscreenTeleportation, a beehive, a [[AnachronismStew floor waxer]], a feather pillow and a conveniently placed birthday party.



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* Inadvertently done in ''Film/TheGrandBudapestHotel''. Agatha, fallen out a window and [[LiteralCliffhanger hanging for dear life]]. Zero, one floor too high, needing to go down to the correct room in order to pull her in. The correct room, unfortunately locked and with a 'Do Not Disturb' sign. Zero, yielding to politeness and knocking desperately, before less politely trying the doorknob, and finally charging the door. The guest, opening the door in answer to Zero's knock, in time for Zero to charge right through and out the window, to hang beside Agatha.

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* Inadvertently done in ''Film/TheGrandBudapestHotel''. Agatha, fallen out a window and [[LiteralCliffhanger hanging for dear life]]. Zero, one floor too high, needing to go down to the correct room in order to pull her in. The correct room, unfortunately locked and with a 'Do "Do Not Disturb' Disturb" sign. Zero, yielding to politeness and knocking desperately, before less politely trying the doorknob, and finally charging the door. The guest, opening the door in answer to Zero's knock, in time for Zero to charge right through and out the window, to hang beside Agatha.



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* To get past the first little area in ''[[VideoGame/LegoAdaptationGame LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7]]'' Battle of Hogwarts, you must raise a gate a Giant is attempting to break down. Not only will he crash through the next, much flimsier door on the other side of the small courtyard, but he will trip over the low wall just beyond the door and fall, presumably to his death.

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* To get past the first little area in ''[[VideoGame/LegoAdaptationGame LEGO Harry Potter: ''VideoGame/LEGOHarryPotter: Years 5-7]]'' 5-7'' Battle of Hogwarts, you must raise a gate a Giant is attempting to break down. Not only will he crash through the next, much flimsier door on the other side of the small courtyard, but he will trip over the low wall just beyond the door and fall, presumably to his death.



* ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes'', repeatedly.

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* ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes'', WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes, repeatedly.



** In "Red Riding Hoodwinked," Sylvester and another (unnamed) cat do this at the same time, one at the front door and one at the back. Sylvester stays in front to build a boulder slingshot; the unnamed cat goes in back to grab a log for use as a BatteringRam. [[HilarityEnsues You can guess what the end result is.]]

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** In "Red ''Red Riding Hoodwinked," Hoodwinked'', Sylvester and another (unnamed) cat do this at the same time, one at the front door and one at the back. Sylvester stays in front to build a boulder slingshot; the unnamed cat goes in back to grab a log for use as a BatteringRam. [[HilarityEnsues You can guess what the end result is.]]



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6th May '15 10:33:00 PM FordPrefect
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* ''Series/JeevesAndWooster'' has one moment where [[LargeHam Roderick]] [[BoisterousBruiser Spode]] charges a door just as [[TheJeeves Jeeves]] opens it. Jeeves (as usual,) is completely unsurprised by the large man charging past him and making a loud crash, and simply greets the other man standing outside with his trademark "Good evening, sir."

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* ''Series/JeevesAndWooster'' has one moment where [[LargeHam Roderick]] [[BoisterousBruiser Spode]] charges a door just as [[TheJeeves Jeeves]] opens it. Jeeves (as usual,) usual) is completely unsurprised by the large man charging past him and making a loud crash, and simply greets the other man standing outside with his trademark "Good evening, sir."
30th Mar '15 6:58:09 PM eroock
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* Inadvertently done in ''Film/TheGrandBudapestHotel''. Agatha, fallen out a window and hanging for dear life. Zero, one floor too high, needing to go down to the correct room in order to pull her in. The correct room, unfortunately locked and with a 'Do Not Disturb' sign. Zero, yielding to politeness and knocking desperately, before less politely trying the doorknob, and finally charging the door. The guest, opening the door in answer to Zero's knock, in time for Zero to charge right through and out the window, to hang beside Agatha.

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* Inadvertently done in ''Film/TheGrandBudapestHotel''. Agatha, fallen out a window and [[LiteralCliffhanger hanging for dear life.life]]. Zero, one floor too high, needing to go down to the correct room in order to pull her in. The correct room, unfortunately locked and with a 'Do Not Disturb' sign. Zero, yielding to politeness and knocking desperately, before less politely trying the doorknob, and finally charging the door. The guest, opening the door in answer to Zero's knock, in time for Zero to charge right through and out the window, to hang beside Agatha.
26th Dec '14 8:04:25 AM Prfnoff
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* Inadvertently done in TheGrandBudapestHotel. Agatha, fallen out a window and hanging for dear life. Zero, one floor too high, needing to go down to the correct room in order to pull her in. The correct room, unfortunately locked and with a 'Do Not Disturb' sign. Zero, yielding to politeness and knocking desperately, before less politely trying the doorknob, and finally charging the door. The guest, opening the door in answer to Zero's knock, in time for Zero to charge right through and out the window, to hang beside Agatha.

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* Inadvertently done in TheGrandBudapestHotel.''Film/TheGrandBudapestHotel''. Agatha, fallen out a window and hanging for dear life. Zero, one floor too high, needing to go down to the correct room in order to pull her in. The correct room, unfortunately locked and with a 'Do Not Disturb' sign. Zero, yielding to politeness and knocking desperately, before less politely trying the doorknob, and finally charging the door. The guest, opening the door in answer to Zero's knock, in time for Zero to charge right through and out the window, to hang beside Agatha.
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