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31st Aug '17 2:45:05 PM ElSquibbonator
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* Doesn't actually happen in ''Disney/{{Moana}}'', but during Tamatoa's VillainSong, while he's fighting Maui, he quips "Ouch! What a terrible performance! Get the hook!" It's also a pun, since Maui's weapon is in fact a giant hook.
16th Aug '17 7:22:09 PM NoSpoilerz
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* One twist of this trope: In an episode of DuckTales, Luck o' the Ducks, at the end of a short chase scene, Scrooge says "Here! Let me give your act the hook!" before pulling Farderek from his horse.



* One twist of this trope: In an episode of DuckTales, Luck o' the Ducks, at the end of a short chase scene, Scrooge says "Here! Let me give your act the hook!" before pulling Farderek from his horse.

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* One twist of this trope: In an episode of DuckTales, Luck o' the Ducks, at the end of a short chase scene, Scrooge says "Here! Let me give your act the hook!" before pulling Farderek from his horse.
8th Aug '17 2:59:32 PM ZarbiNerada
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* ''Series/PressYourLuck'': A Whammy does a dance routine, then comes back onto the screen only to be hooked off.
10th Jul '17 6:58:32 AM Spiritstar
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* One twist of this trope: In an episode of ''Westernanimation/Ducktales'' , Luck o' the Ducks, at the end of a short chase scene, Scrooge says "Here! Let me give your act the hook!" before pulling Farderek from his horse.

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* One twist of this trope: In an episode of ''Westernanimation/Ducktales'' , DuckTales, Luck o' the Ducks, at the end of a short chase scene, Scrooge says "Here! Let me give your act the hook!" before pulling Farderek from his horse.
10th Jul '17 6:54:23 AM Spiritstar
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* One twist of this trope: In an episode of 'Westernanimation/Ducktales', Luck o' the Ducks, at the end of a short chase scene, Scrooge says "Here! Let me give your act the hook!" before pulling Farderek from his horse.

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* One twist of this trope: In an episode of 'Westernanimation/Ducktales', ''Westernanimation/Ducktales'' , Luck o' the Ducks, at the end of a short chase scene, Scrooge says "Here! Let me give your act the hook!" before pulling Farderek from his horse.
10th Jul '17 6:53:24 AM Spiritstar
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* One twist of this trope: In an episode of 'Westernanimation/Ducktales', Luck o' the Ducks, at the end of a short chase scene, Scrooge says "Here! Let me give your act the hook!" before pulling Farderek from his horse.
2nd Mar '17 8:15:07 PM Kayube
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* In ''Film/WhoFramedRogerRabbit'', this happens to WesternAnimation/DonaldDuck and WesternAnimation/DaffyDuck in the Ink-n-Paint Club. After several minutes of trying to sabotage one another's piano playing, Donald [[RefugeInAudacity fires a cannon at Daffy's piano]], flooring his own and destroying Daffy's. Both of them, along with their pianos, are dragged off-stage with hooks.


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* In ''Film/WhoFramedRogerRabbit'', this happens to WesternAnimation/DonaldDuck and WesternAnimation/DaffyDuck in the Ink-n-Paint Club. After several minutes of trying to sabotage one another's piano playing, Donald [[RefugeInAudacity fires a cannon at Daffy's piano]], flooring his own and destroying Daffy's. Both of them, along with their pianos, are dragged off-stage with hooks.
8th Dec '16 8:56:55 AM StFan
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Real {{Vaudeville}} shows would DropTheCow on bad or overly long acts with [[HooksAndCrooks "the hook", a shepherd's crook]] extended from offstage to pull away the performer. Oftentimes by the neck. But in cartoons, you don't even need to be on a stage to get the hook. Any bad performance can get the hook, even if you're performing on top of a fence - it just reaches out from BehindTheBlack and drags you offscreen. Wearing a red-and-white vertically striped shirt and a straw boater makes you especially susceptible to this, as does dancing while holding a cane. Spending a while dodging the hook, continuing to perform all the while, before eventually getting snared is a common feature.

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Real {{Vaudeville}} shows would DropTheCow on bad or overly long acts with [[HooksAndCrooks "the hook", a shepherd's crook]] extended from offstage to pull away the performer. Oftentimes by the neck. But in cartoons, you don't even need to be on a stage to get the hook. Any bad performance can get the hook, even if you're performing on top of a fence - -- it just reaches out from BehindTheBlack and drags you offscreen. Wearing a red-and-white vertically striped shirt and a straw boater makes you especially susceptible to this, as does dancing while holding a cane. Spending a while dodging the hook, continuing to perform all the while, before eventually getting snared is a common feature.



* ''ComicStrip/DykesToWatchOutFor'' #378: Then First Lady Laura Bush on TV, after saying that women are miserably oppressed in Saudia Arabia. “I say we go in there and– ''Gak!''”

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* ''ComicStrip/DykesToWatchOutFor'' #378: Then First Lady Laura Bush on TV, after saying that women are miserably oppressed in Saudia Arabia. “I "I say we go in there and– ''Gak!''”and-- ''Gak!''"



* In extras of ''WesternAnimation/{{Shrek 2}}'', there's a [[Series/AmericanIdol American Idol-esque]] singing contest, and [[PeterPan Captain Hook]], [[JustForPun while singing "Hooked on a Feeling"]], is [[VisualPun removed from the stage in this manner]].

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* In extras of ''WesternAnimation/{{Shrek 2}}'', ''WesternAnimation/Shrek2'', there's a [[Series/AmericanIdol American Idol-esque]] ''Series/AmericanIdol''-esque singing contest, and [[PeterPan [[Disney/PeterPan Captain Hook]], [[JustForPun while singing "Hooked on a Feeling"]], is [[VisualPun removed from the stage in this manner]].



* The ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'' [[AnimatedMusicVideo PMV]] [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gmJ2Bkx2C5A "Beat It"]] features one in the post-music video part, when Animated James's OC asks Flash Sentry if he doesn't mind not being included in the video, because... nobody likes him. Cue Flash struck speechless, and a vaudeville hook slowly reaches for the pegasus before pulling him offstage. Then Ms. Harshwhinny walks in, carrying the hook, and Animated James gives her money.

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* The ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'' [[AnimatedMusicVideo PMV]] [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gmJ2Bkx2C5A "Beat It"]] features one in the post-music video part, when Animated James's OC asks Flash Sentry if he doesn't mind not being included in the video, because... nobody likes him. Cue Flash struck speechless, and a vaudeville hook slowly reaches for the pegasus before pulling him offstage. Then Ms. Harshwhinny walks in, carrying the hook, and Animated James gives her money.



* In the ''WesternAnimation/FairlyOddParents'' special "Fairy Idol", the losers of the singing competition get this treatment. When Juandisimo was one of those disqualified, he cried out "No! I am too sexy for the stick!".

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* In the ''WesternAnimation/FairlyOddParents'' ''WesternAnimation/TheFairlyOddParents'' special "Fairy Idol", the losers of the singing competition get this treatment. When Juandisimo was one of those disqualified, he cried out "No! I am too sexy for the stick!".



26th Nov '16 8:52:42 PM Malady
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* ''Webcomic/Freefall'': Maxwell Post uses one to pull off Sam from a podium [[http://freefall.purrsia.com/ff2600/fc02516.htm here]].

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* ''Webcomic/Freefall'': ''Webcomic/{{Freefall}}'': Maxwell Post uses one to pull off Sam from a podium [[http://freefall.purrsia.com/ff2600/fc02516.htm here]].
26th Nov '16 8:51:53 PM Malady
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* ''Webcomic/Freefall'': Maxwell Post uses one to pull off Sam from a podium [[http://freefall.purrsia.com/ff2600/fc02516.htm here]].
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