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11th Oct '17 6:08:32 PM Folamh3
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** ''Film/BladeRunner'' has the famous "Deckard is Replicant" issue. Creator/RidleyScott is quite keen on the idea that Deckard is a Replicant over the objections of the screenwriters and Harrison Ford himself. Scott got the idea mid-production. It wasn't originally in the Philip K. Dick novel nor was it planned at pre-production. Harrison Ford feels that Deckard has to be the main human being the audiences can relate to and properly be an AudienceSurrogate and he was openly angry when Scott tried to [[spoiler:insert the Unicorn origami scene since he caught on what he was trying to do]]. Hampton Fancher in any case feels that Deckard's humanity or lack thereof should never be openly addressed and become part of the surface experience of the film, and remain an issue of speculation.

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** * ''Film/BladeRunner'' has the famous "Deckard is Replicant" issue. Creator/RidleyScott is quite keen on the idea that Deckard is a Replicant over the objections of the screenwriters and Harrison Ford himself. Scott got the idea mid-production. It wasn't originally in the Philip K. Dick novel nor was it planned at pre-production. Harrison Ford feels that Deckard has to be the main human being the audiences can relate to and properly be an AudienceSurrogate and he was openly angry when Scott tried to [[spoiler:insert the Unicorn origami scene since he caught on what he was trying to do]]. Hampton Fancher in any case feels that Deckard's humanity or lack thereof should never be openly addressed and become part of the surface experience of the film, and remain an issue of speculation.
28th Sep '17 5:59:22 PM Pichu-kun
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* The [[VideoGame/PokemonBlackAndWhite Striaton Trio]] from Manga/PokemonSpecial really being the mysterious [[TerribleTrio Shadow Triad]] of Team Plasma, due to the overwhelming hints. The fact that it's a common theory for the games and anime helps.
** [[spoiler: And despite all those hints, this theory is eventually jossed with the Striaton Trio battling the Triad.]]
** For an example dating back all the way to the first generation, it was assumed for years by fans that Mr. Fuji, of Lavender Town, was the scientist who created Mewtwo in the games, who then retired to the Pokémon Tower to repent. Though Mewtwo's creator in [[Anime/PokemonTheFirstMovie the movie]] is called ''Dr.'' Fuji, [[YouDontLookLikeYou he looks nothing like his game counterpart]] and their personalities are very different -- however, this is par for the course for the early anime, so it deterred no one from thinking that it is true in game canonicity as well as anime canonicity. Despite one line of dialogue that might ''possibly'' suggest that Game!Fuji was at Cinnabar Island at the time that Mewtwo was cloned[[note]]though all it says is that he is friends with Blaine, and [[PixelHunt few people would have read it before the remakes came out]][[/note]] there was still no clear evidence that Mr. Fuji even knows of Mewtwo's existence. However, the ''Anime/PokemonOrigins'' special ''does'' have him be the only person in Kanto who knows about Mewtwo, but still does not go out and say that he in particular cloned him. Most fans have taken it as confirmation, though.

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* ''Manga/PokemonAdventures'': The [[VideoGame/PokemonBlackAndWhite Striaton Trio]] from Manga/PokemonSpecial really being the mysterious [[TerribleTrio Shadow Triad]] of Team Plasma, due to the overwhelming hints. The fact that it's a common theory for the games and anime helps.
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helps. [[spoiler: And despite all those hints, this theory is eventually jossed with the Striaton Trio battling the Triad.]]
** * For an example dating back all the way to the first generation, it was assumed for years by fans that Mr. Fuji, of Lavender Town, was the scientist who created Mewtwo in the games, who then retired to the Pokémon Tower to repent. Though Mewtwo's creator in [[Anime/PokemonTheFirstMovie the movie]] is called ''Dr.'' Fuji, [[YouDontLookLikeYou he looks nothing like his game counterpart]] and their personalities are very different -- however, this is par for the course for the early anime, so it deterred no one from thinking that it is true in game canonicity as well as anime canonicity. Despite one line of dialogue that might ''possibly'' suggest that Game!Fuji was at Cinnabar Island at the time that Mewtwo was cloned[[note]]though all it says is that he is friends with Blaine, and [[PixelHunt few people would have read it before the remakes came out]][[/note]] there was still no clear evidence that Mr. Fuji even knows of Mewtwo's existence. However, the ''Anime/PokemonOrigins'' special ''does'' have him be the only person in Kanto who knows about Mewtwo, but still does not go out and say that he in particular cloned him. Most fans have taken it as confirmation, though.
26th Sep '17 7:43:52 PM JulianLapostat
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** ''Film/BladeRunner'' has the famous "Deckard is Replicant" issue. Creator/RidleyScott is quite keen on the idea that Deckard is a Replicant over the objections of the screenwriters and Harrison Ford himself. Scott got the idea mid-production. It wasn't originally in the Philip K. Dick novel nor was it planned at pre-production. Harrison Ford feels that Deckard has to be the main human being the audiences can relate to and properly be an AudienceSurrogate and he was openly angry when Scott tried to [[spoiler:insert the Unicorn origami scene since he caught on what he was trying to do]]. Hampton Fancher in any case feels that Deckard's humanity or lack thereof should never be openly addressed and become part of the surface experience of the film, and remain an issue of speculation.
20th Jul '17 10:44:28 PM JoeMerl
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* ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'' and ''WesternAnimation/RickAndMorty'' are made by different companies for different demographics, but both have characters ([[ScienceHero Ford]] and [[MadScientist Rick]]) who travel between dimensions, with implications that they've been to the same dimensions and/or met. ([[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=821TmxO95iE For example...]]) GF creator Alex Hirsch has implied that these references were meant more of a joke, but you can find plenty of fanart and fanfics that take the concept seriously.

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* ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'' and ''WesternAnimation/RickAndMorty'' are made by different companies for different demographics, but both have characters ([[ScienceHero Ford]] and [[MadScientist Rick]]) who travel between dimensions, with implications that they've been to the same dimensions and/or met. ([[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=821TmxO95iE For example...]]) GF creator Alex Hirsch has implied that these references were meant more of a joke, as jokes, but you can find plenty of fanart and fanfics that take the concept seriously.
20th Jul '17 10:43:35 PM JoeMerl
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* ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'' and ''WesternAnimation/RickAndMorty'' are made by different companies for different demographics, but both have characters ([[ScienceHero Ford]] and [[MadScientist Rick]]) who travel between dimensions, with implications that they've been to the same dimensions and/or met. ([[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=821TmxO95iE For example...]]) GF creator Alex Hirsch has implied that these references were meant more of a joke, but you can find plenty of fanart and fanfics that take the concept seriously.
1st Jun '17 10:03:32 PM Pamina
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* ''Film/RebelWithoutACause'' by Creator/NicholasRay has Sal Mineo's character Plato harbour a visibly obvious crush on Creator/JamesDean's Jim Stark. The film's bisexual love triangle had long been canonical before outright admitted by Nick Ray in a TV interview where he admitted that he, James Dean and Sal Mineo (who was himself gay) established the subtext and joked about how "this is for the movie buffs in France".

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* ''Film/RebelWithoutACause'' by Creator/NicholasRay has Sal Mineo's character Plato harbour a visibly obvious crush on Creator/JamesDean's Jim Stark. The film's bisexual love triangle had long been considered canonical before it was outright admitted by Nick Ray in a TV interview interview, where he admitted that he, James Dean and Sal Mineo (who was himself gay) bisexual) established the subtext and joked about how "this is for the movie buffs in France".
26th Feb '17 2:20:03 PM nombretomado
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* KenAkamatsu's ''Manga/MahouSenseiNegima'', ''Manga/LoveHina'', and ''Manga/AILoveYou'' are ''heavily'' implied to be set in the same {{Verse}}. He can't outright state this because of legal issues.

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* KenAkamatsu's Creator/KenAkamatsu's ''Manga/MahouSenseiNegima'', ''Manga/LoveHina'', and ''Manga/AILoveYou'' are ''heavily'' implied to be set in the same {{Verse}}. He can't outright state this because of legal issues.
5th Feb '17 10:37:56 AM Caliburn_Absolute
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* Someone on the fan list for ''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfTheGalaxyRangers'' (where several of the show's writers lurk) brought up the disturbing possibility that the Queen didn't put Zachary in the Psychocrypt right after his capture, but decided to [[IHaveYouNowMyPretty take out some frustrations on him first]], especially since the scene where she's standing over his unconscious body was dripping with some disturbing FoeYay. One of the writers delurked to admit that the writers themselves had very off-color speculations about Her Majesty's sex life. It's about a 50-50 split in the fandom whether she "just" used MindRape, or went for something more... inappropriate for a animated show.

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* Someone on the fan list for ''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfTheGalaxyRangers'' (where several of the show's writers lurk) brought up the disturbing possibility that the Queen didn't put Zachary in the Psychocrypt right after his capture, but decided to [[IHaveYouNowMyPretty take out some frustrations on him first]], especially since the scene where she's standing over his unconscious body was dripping with some disturbing FoeYay. One of the writers delurked to admit that the writers themselves had very off-color speculations about Her Majesty's sex life. It's about a 50-50 split in the fandom whether she "just" used MindRape, or went for something more... inappropriate for a an animated show.
6th Oct '16 10:01:53 AM fearlessnikki
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** Hitchcock's ''Film/{{Rope}}'' is an adaptation of a play written by a gay author (Arthur Laurents), starring a gay lead actor (Farley Granger) and based on the Leopold and Loeb case of thrill-seeking homosexual dandies. The film doesn't mention homosexuality once anywhere in the film (thanks to UsefulNotes/TheHaysCode) but it's incredibly obvious from the setting, the context and the dialogue.

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** * Hitchcock's ''Film/{{Rope}}'' is an adaptation of a play written by a gay author (Arthur Laurents), starring a gay bisexual lead actor (Farley Granger) and based on the Leopold and Loeb case of thrill-seeking homosexual dandies. The film doesn't mention homosexuality once anywhere in the film (thanks to UsefulNotes/TheHaysCode) but it's incredibly obvious from the setting, the context and the dialogue.




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* ''Film/TheHaunting1963'' has Theo acting incredibly affectionate towards Eleanor and she behaves as if she were a love interest. Eleanor's line to Theo about "nature's mistakes" is pretty much GettingCrapPastTheRadar. There was even a planned opening that would have Theo in her apartment finding "I hate you" written on her mirror in lipstick - implying she had just split up with a female lover. Among fans it's universally agreed that Theo at least is gay. The 1999 remake made her an out and out bisexual.
* ''Film/HardCandy'':
** It's assumed by a lot of viewers that Hayley had been molested at some point. Her actual motivation for targeting Jeff [[spoiler: and his accomplice Aaron]] is never stated but Ellen Page herself believes this to be the case - and played some of her lines with a kind of righteous bitterness, as if coming from a former victim.
** A lot of viewers take a line from Hayley that was cut from the film - coupling with Ellen Page's DawsonCasting - that she's OlderThanTheyLook and only posing as a fourteen-year-old.
9th Sep '16 5:27:45 AM erforce
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* ''Film/BenHur'' had a famous example in the case of the Ben-Hur and Messala rivalry. Creator/GoreVidal admitted that he and William Wyler when considering what backstory to provide that might justify Messala's sudden and inexplicable betrayal of Ben-Hur settled on the idea that the two were male lovers in their youth but drifted apart and Messala persecuted Ben-Hur because he believes he has been rebuffed. Wyler instructed Vidal to tell actor Stephen Boyd but not Charlton Heston, which is why much later Heston innocently denied this claim and tried to downplay Vidal's contribution to the film.

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* ''Film/BenHur'' ''Film/BenHur1959'' had a famous example in the case of the Ben-Hur and Messala rivalry. Creator/GoreVidal admitted that he and William Wyler Creator/WilliamWyler when considering what backstory to provide that might justify Messala's sudden and inexplicable betrayal of Ben-Hur settled on the idea that the two were male lovers in their youth but drifted apart and Messala persecuted Ben-Hur because he believes he has been rebuffed. Wyler instructed Vidal to tell actor Stephen Boyd but not Charlton Heston, which is why much later Heston innocently denied this claim and tried to downplay Vidal's contribution to the film.
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