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18th Jan '17 1:35:44 PM AndreaTx
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* Bobby Singer, one of the main characters on ''Series/{{Supernatural}}'' runs a junk yard as a day job. His house is also located on the junk yard grounds. Several scenes have included using random rusted cars and parts to dispatch ghosts, leviathans, etc.
9th Oct '16 8:00:59 AM Mullon
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* [[ImageBoards /trash/]] in world-building threads is, logically enough, depicted as a garbage dump stacked with TrashOfTheTitans and filled with tubes that dump all manner of junk in daily. (It's where OffTheRails threads end up, or ones about things [[BerserkButton the mods don't like]].)

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* [[ImageBoards [[Website/FourChan /trash/]] in world-building threads is, logically enough, depicted as a garbage dump stacked with TrashOfTheTitans and filled with tubes that dump all manner of junk in daily. (It's where OffTheRails threads end up, or ones about things [[BerserkButton the mods don't like]].)
3rd Oct '16 6:23:10 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''SteptoeAndSon'' & ''SanfordAndSon'' both took place in junkyards.

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* ''SteptoeAndSon'' ''Series/SteptoeAndSon'' & ''SanfordAndSon'' ''Series/SanfordAndSon'' both took place in junkyards.
17th Sep '16 10:15:55 PM maxwellsilver
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* DependingOnTheArtist [[Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion the EVA dumping ground]] [[TheSimpsonsDidIt of course]].

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* DependingOnTheArtist [[Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'': DependingOnTheArtist, the EVA dumping ground]] [[TheSimpsonsDidIt of course]].ground.



* [[Anime/MobileSuitGundamWing Duo]] works in a junkyard, eventually taking ownership of it with his then-girlfriend Hilde.

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* [[Anime/MobileSuitGundamWing Duo]] ''Anime/MobileSuitGundamWing'': Duo works in a junkyard, eventually taking ownership of it with his then-girlfriend Hilde.



* ''{{Manga/Gunnm}}'' has an entire city built on the junk dumped from the floating city above it.

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* ''{{Manga/Gunnm}}'' ''Manga/{{Gunnm}}'' has an entire city built on the junk dumped from the floating city above it.



* The climax of ''TheBraveLittleToaster'' is in a dump, with a giant magnet chasing the heroes around and tossing them into the ConveyorBeltODoom. Particularly depressing since all the cars being discarded are sentient and singing about their glory days before their owners abandoned them as "worthless", while on a conveyor belt leading them into a machine that is going to crush and kill them. [[WhatDoYouMeanItsForKids In a kids movie.]]
* ''WesternAnimation/ToyStory3'': [[spoiler:After trying to avoid it the whole movie, the heroes wind up in the dump, and nearly die in the ConveyorBeltODoom. Luckily, there's a [[ChekhovsGag claw machine]]]]...

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* The climax of ''TheBraveLittleToaster'' ''WesternAnimation/TheBraveLittleToaster'' is in a dump, with a giant magnet chasing the heroes around and tossing them into the ConveyorBeltODoom. Particularly depressing since all the cars being discarded are sentient and singing about their glory days before their owners abandoned them as "worthless", while on a conveyor belt leading them into a machine that is going to crush and kill them. [[WhatDoYouMeanItsForKids In a kids movie.]]
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* ''WesternAnimation/ToyStory3'': [[spoiler:After trying to avoid it the whole movie, the heroes wind up in the dump, and nearly die in the ConveyorBeltODoom. Luckily, there's a [[ChekhovsGag claw machine]]]]...machine]]...



* One of the characters in ''TheIronGiant'' lives in a scrap metal yard; he's a modern artist who uses the trash to make sculptures. It's also a useful place to hide (and feed) the eponymous giant.

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* One of the characters in ''TheIronGiant'' ''WesternAnimation/TheIronGiant'' lives in a scrap metal yard; he's a modern artist who uses the trash to make sculptures. It's also a useful place to hide (and feed) the eponymous giant.
14th Aug '16 4:33:45 PM Unregistered
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* The Toxic Landfill stage in ''VideoGame/WarioLand4'' takes place in a giant junkyard full of compacted trash and noxious water.
3rd Aug '16 5:01:16 AM REV6Pilot
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* The third level of ''VideoGame/RedneckRampage'' is a gigantic junkyard. Attractions include the tender's shack, the car crusher, and lots upon lots of gaps between piles of cars leading to secret areas.
* The New Haven area in ''VideoGame/{{Borderlands}}'' is right next to a gigantic landfill, that actually takes up two thirds of the whole map.
* The Garbage in ''VideoGame/{{STALKER}}'', a place full of enormous garbage heaps from the time the Chernobyl reactor had a meltdown. There's much to be scavenged in it, from weapons and ammunition to valuable artifacts and even food. Whether the piles are radioactive or not seems to depend on the Zone's "mood" between emissions[[note]]they are horribly radioactive in ''Shadow of Chernobyl'', but not in ''Clear Sky''[[/note]].
1st Jul '16 2:16:47 PM TheGreatUnknown
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* [[ImageBoards /trash/]] in world-building threads is, logically enough, depicted as a garbage dump stacked with TrashOfTheTitans and filled with tubes that dump all manner of junk in daily. (It's where OffTheRails threads end up, or ones about things [[BerserkButton the mods don't like]].)
1st Jul '16 2:09:50 PM DaNuke
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** The planet Ord Mantell is shown to have a very large garbage dump/recycling facility in ''ShadowsOfTheEmpire''.



* ''StarWarsShadowsOfTheEmpire'' has the Ord Mantell Junkyard, a massive junkyard the size of an entire city filled with trash and junk as far as the eye can see. If you pay attention you will see stuff like an AT-AT, the Sandcrawler, X-Wings and TIE fighters.

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* ''StarWarsShadowsOfTheEmpire'' ''ShadowsOfTheEmpire'' has the Ord Mantell Junkyard, a massive junkyard the size of an entire city filled with trash and junk as far as the eye can see. If you pay attention you will see stuff like an AT-AT, the Sandcrawler, X-Wings and TIE fighters.
1st Jul '16 2:09:05 PM DaNuke
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* ''StarWarsShadowsOfTheEmpire'' has the Ord Mantell Junkyard, a massive junkyard the size of an entire city filled with trash and junk as far as the eye can see. If you pay attention you will see stuff like an AT-AT, the Sandcrawler, X-Wings and TIE fighters.
21st Jun '16 6:01:25 AM FlyingDuckManGenesis
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* In the ''WesternAnimation/TinyToonAdventures'' LicensedGame for the [[UsefulNotes/NintendoEntertainmentSystem NES]], the second act of the fourth world takes place in a junkyard. Enemies include cats that throw tin cans, and Rhubella Rat, who jumps from behind the fence. There are also barrels in that hurt you if you stand on them.
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