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22nd May '16 7:47:33 AM SpinAttaxx
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* Used in-universe in ''Videogame/FiveNightsAtFreddys3'', where everything in Fazbear's Fright is scavenged from old Freddy Fazbear's Pizza locations, right down to [[BigBad Springtrap]], the equipment and even the electrical wiring.
21st May '16 9:44:12 AM erforce
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-->-'''Cisco''', ''Series/TheFlash2014''

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-->-'''Cisco''', -->-- '''Cisco''', ''Series/TheFlash2014''



* ''The Mighty Gorga'' - a bad ''Film/KingKong'' ripoff - stars a man in a gorilla suit that they bought at the store. And he fights dinosaur handpuppets, waved in front of the camera.
* In ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}'', model police cars and taxicabs were used in the Stay-Puft sequence. And in the shot where Slimer hovers around a chandelier in the hotel, said ghost is represented by a peanut spray-painted green, with optical streaks added in.

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* ''The Mighty Gorga'' - a bad ''Film/KingKong'' ''Film/KingKong1933'' ripoff - stars a man in a gorilla suit that they bought at the store. And he fights dinosaur handpuppets, waved in front of the camera.
* In ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}'', ''Film/{{Ghostbusters 1984}}'', model police cars and taxicabs were used in the Stay-Puft sequence. And in the shot where Slimer hovers around a chandelier in the hotel, said ghost is represented by a peanut spray-painted green, with optical streaks added in.



* The Ecto-1 from ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}'' is a life-sized example of kit-bashing. Every part you see is commercially available. [[FridgeBrilliance It makes perfect sense]] because the Ghostbusters are supposed to be pretty strapped for cash most of the time and would have to build a lot of their equipment from whatever they could get their hands on.

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* The Ecto-1 from ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}'' ''Film/{{Ghostbusters 1984}}'' is a life-sized example of kit-bashing. Every part you see is commercially available. [[FridgeBrilliance It makes perfect sense]] because the Ghostbusters are supposed to be pretty strapped for cash most of the time and would have to build a lot of their equipment from whatever they could get their hands on.
2nd May '16 11:33:03 AM comicwriter
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* There's a gag in ''Film/{{Deadpool}}'' that involves a Deadpool action figure from Creator/{{Hasbro}}'s ''Film/XMenOriginsWolverine'' line.
29th Apr '16 5:45:37 PM Cavery210
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* In the live action ''Manga/{{Dragonball}}'' movie made in Korea in 1990 , the prop used for the character Puar is a stuffed plushie of her.

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* In the live action ''Manga/{{Dragonball}}'' movie made in Korea in 1990 , the prop used for the character Puar is a stuffed plushie of her.him.
15th Apr '16 1:40:27 PM Willbyr
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* In Episode 5 of ''Anime/GundamBuildFighters'', actual photos of real world {{Gundam}} model kits can be seen when Sei is searching the web for info on Mao.

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* In Episode 5 of ''Anime/GundamBuildFighters'', actual photos of real world {{Gundam}} Franchise/{{Gundam}} model kits can be seen when Sei is searching the web for info on Mao.



* In October 2014, MarvelComics launched a series of variant covers that used {{Hasbro}} action figures to recreate iconic Marvel moments.

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* In October 2014, MarvelComics Creator/MarvelComics launched a series of variant covers that used {{Hasbro}} action figures to recreate iconic Marvel moments.
13th Apr '16 6:27:14 AM Morgenthaler
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*** This is also parodied in [[Recap/MysteryScienceTheater3000S02E12GodzillaVsMegalon the MST3K episode]] of ''Film/GodzillaVsMegalon'', where at one point (for whatever reason) the main characters enter a model shop, and the robots immediately comment "Hey, we've seen these models in a fight already!"


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* ''Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000'': This is parodied in [[Recap/MysteryScienceTheater3000S02E12GodzillaVsMegalon the MST3K episode]] of ''Film/GodzillaVsMegalon'', where at one point (for whatever reason) the main characters enter a model shop, and the robots immediately comment "Hey, we've seen these models in a fight already!"
24th Feb '16 10:12:29 AM Morgenthaler
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* Apparently TerraNova is [[http://geeks.thedailywh.at/2011/10/18/low-budget-tv-props-of-the-day/ a fan of Nerf]]
* In one episode of TheSarahConnorChronicles, where, in a scene set in the future, a squad of soldiers are exploring a submarine, they can be seen wearing Xbox wireless headsets painted black.

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* Apparently TerraNova ''Series/TerraNova'' is [[http://geeks.thedailywh.at/2011/10/18/low-budget-tv-props-of-the-day/ a fan of Nerf]]
* In one episode of TheSarahConnorChronicles, Series/TerminatorTheSarahConnorChronicles'', where, in a scene set in the future, a squad of soldiers are exploring a submarine, they can be seen wearing Xbox wireless headsets painted black.



* ''AreYouAfraidOfTheDark'' did this all the time, with the crowning moment being the [[http://sydlexia.com/imagesandstuff/afraid_s3/soup2.png evil statue]] in "The Tale of the Dangerous Soup." Would you also like to own a "cursed statue from a remote jungle tribe?" Well, you can for [[http://www.gargoylestore.com/cat2.html only about $70.]]

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* ''AreYouAfraidOfTheDark'' ''Series/AreYouAfraidOfTheDark'' did this all the time, with the crowning moment being the [[http://sydlexia.com/imagesandstuff/afraid_s3/soup2.png evil statue]] in "The Tale of the Dangerous Soup." Would you also like to own a "cursed statue from a remote jungle tribe?" Well, you can for [[http://www.gargoylestore.com/cat2.html only about $70.]]
24th Feb '16 9:36:49 AM nombretomado
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* Actual ''[[Film/TheAvengers Avengers]]'' action figures from Comicbook/{{Hasbro}} appear in the ''Series/AgentsOfSHIELD'' pilot episode.

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* Actual ''[[Film/TheAvengers ''[[Film/TheAvengers2012 Avengers]]'' action figures from Comicbook/{{Hasbro}} appear in the ''Series/AgentsOfSHIELD'' pilot episode.
6th Feb '16 5:55:40 AM Prinzenick
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** The Tie Bombers in ''Film/EmpireStrikesBack'' reused the bent wings of Darth Vader's personal Tie tighter from model kits of it.

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** The Tie Bombers in ''Film/EmpireStrikesBack'' ''Film/TheEmpireStrikesBack'' reused the bent wings of Darth Vader's personal Tie tighter from model kits of it.
6th Feb '16 5:55:01 AM Prinzenick
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** The Tie Bombers in ''Film/EmpireStrikesBack'' reused the bent wings of Darth Vader's personal Tie tighter from model kits of it.
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