History Music / KnightsOfCydonia

22nd May '16 1:18:21 AM Morgenthaler
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* BlondesAreEvil: The villain.
4th Mar '16 5:15:16 AM erforce
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** ''Film/{{Legend}}'': The unicorn is shot in a similar fashion.

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** ''Film/{{Legend}}'': ''Film/{{Legend 1985}}'': The unicorn is shot in a similar fashion.
21st Jan '16 2:51:14 PM MrLavisherMoot
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''[[http://www.knightsofcydonia.com Knights of Cydonia]]'' is a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Knights_of_Cydonia#Music_video music video]] from the band Music/{{Muse}}. The video is a six-minute CattlePunk film, complete with beginning and ending credits.

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''[[http://www.[[http://www.knightsofcydonia.com Knights "Knights of Cydonia]]'' Cydonia"]] is a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Knights_of_Cydonia#Music_video music video]] from the band Music/{{Muse}}. The video is a six-minute CattlePunk film, complete with beginning and ending credits.
17th Sep '15 1:27:16 PM StFan
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'''[[http://www.knightsofcydonia.com Knights of Cydonia]]''' is a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Knights_of_Cydonia#Music_video music video]] from the band Music/{{Muse}}. The video is a six minute CattlePunk film, complete with beginning and ending credits.

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'''[[http://www.''[[http://www.knightsofcydonia.com Knights of Cydonia]]''' Cydonia]]'' is a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Knights_of_Cydonia#Music_video music video]] from the band Music/{{Muse}}. The video is a six minute six-minute CattlePunk film, complete with beginning and ending credits.



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* AnachronismStew: The video mostly appears to be in the wild west but as stated, there are holograms, lasers, robots, and 1970's era cars and motorcycles.

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* AnachronismStew: The video mostly appears to be in the wild west but as stated, there are holograms, lasers, robots, and 1970's 1970s' era cars and motorcycles.



* [[PeoplesRepublicOfTyranny People's Republic Of Socialist Romanistan]] is credited as the location of filming.

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* [[PeoplesRepublicOfTyranny People's PeoplesRepublicOfTyranny: The "People's Republic Of of Socialist Romanistan]] Romanistan" is credited as the location of filming.



* ShoutOut: See below

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* ShoutOut: See belowWorks that the video references include:
** ''Franchise/StarWars'': Weird sci-fi bar, robots in the desert, lasers, the hero becoming more powerful through mystic-mumbo jumbo... yeah, it's all there.
** ''Film/TheMatrix'': The hero dodges laser blasts with moves akin to Neo.
** ''Film/{{Westworld}}''
** ''Film/MadMax''
** ''Franchise/TheLoneRanger'': The hero's costume at the end is almost identical.
** ''Film/{{Batman}}''
** ''Series/BattlestarGalactica1978'': The robot resembles a Cylon.
** ''ComicStrip/BuckRogers'': Wilma Deering's white LatexSpaceSuit.
** ''Series/KungFu'': The idea of martial arts in a standard Western setting.
** ''Franchise/{{Zorro}}'': The mask that the hero wears resembles Zorro's mask.
** ''Manga/DragonBall: The hero briefly takes a stance similar to Goku's signature kame-meha wave attack.
** ''Franchise/StreetFighter'': The attack is called [[KamehameHadoken "Flaming Energy Ball"]].
** ''Film/{{Legend}}'': The unicorn is shot in a similar fashion.
** ''Film/{{Maverick}}'': There is a brief poker scene. Apparently, the hero is very good.
** ''WesternAnimation/HeavyMetal'': The love interest's metal bikini closely resembles one worn by a character in this film.
** ''Film/TheSearchers''
** ''Franchise/PlanetOfTheApes'': There is a half-submerged Statue of Liberty in the sand.
** ''Film/TheDayAfterTomorrow'': Ditto.
** ''Film/BladeRunner'': The unicorn imagery and jukebox tech resembles imagery form this movie.
** ''Film/TheGoodTheBadAndTheUgly'': The hero staring down the villain just before their last shoot out.
** ''Theatre/RichardII'': The lyrics borrow directly from Richard's act V soliloquy



* StylisticSuck: The film is shot as if it were a bizarre, cheap 70's action movie.
-->'''Joseph Kahn (Director)''': ''(on lead actor Russ Bain)'' "He didn't know any kung fu, but that was exactly the type of kung fu I wanted."

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* StylisticSuck: The film is shot as if it were a bizarre, cheap 70's '70s action movie.
-->'''Joseph Kahn (Director)''': ''(on (Director):''' (''on lead actor Russ Bain)'' "He Bain'') He didn't know any kung fu, but that was exactly the type of kung fu I wanted."



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Works that the video references include:

* Franchise/StarWars: Weird sci-fi bar, robots in the desert, lasers, the hero becoming more powerful through mystic-mumbo jumbo... yeah, it's all there.
* Film/TheMatrix: The hero dodges laser blasts with moves akin to Neo.
* Film/{{Westworld}}
* Film/MadMax
* Franchise/TheLoneRanger: The hero's costume at the end is almost identical.
* Film/{{Batman}}
* ''Series/BattlestarGalactica1978'': The robot resembles a Cylon.
* ComicStrip/BuckRogers: Wilma Deering's white LatexSpaceSuit.
* Series/KungFu: The idea of martial arts in a standard Western setting.
* Franchise/{{Zorro}}: The mask that the hero wears resembles Zorro's mask.
* Manga/DragonBall Z: The hero briefly takes a stance similar to Goku's signature kame-meha wave attack.
** Franchise/StreetFighter: The attack is called [[KamehameHadoken "Flaming Energy Ball"]].
* Film/{{Legend}}: The unicorn is shot in a similar fashion.
* Film/{{Maverick}}: There is a brief poker scene. Apparently, the hero is very good.
* WesternAnimation/HeavyMetal: The love interest's metal bikini closely resembles one worn by a character in this film.
* Film/TheSearchers
* Franchise/PlanetOfTheApes: There is a half-submerged Statue of Liberty in the sand.
* Film/TheDayAfterTomorrow: Ditto.
* Film/BladeRunner: The unicorn imagery and jukebox tech resembles imagery form this movie.
* Film/TheGoodTheBadAndTheUgly: The hero staring down the villain just before their last shoot out.
* Theatre/RichardII: The lyrics borrow directly from Richard's act V soliloquy
27th Jun '15 9:21:11 PM nombretomado
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* Series/BattlestarGalacticaClassic: The robot resembles a Cylon.

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* Series/BattlestarGalacticaClassic: ''Series/BattlestarGalactica1978'': The robot resembles a Cylon.
17th May '15 1:21:28 AM Khyron42_Prime
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* TrainingMontage: The hero receives one in the desert from a series of experts.

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* StylisticSuck: The film is shot as if it were a bizarre, cheap 70's action movie.
-->'''Joseph Kahn (Director)''': ''(on lead actor Russ Bain)'' "He didn't know any kung fu, but that was exactly the type of kung fu I wanted."
* TrainingMontage: The hero receives one in the desert from a series of experts.experts, although it's possible he imagines it during his HeroicBSOD
11th Apr '15 4:46:03 AM Odon
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Added DiffLines:

* BarBrawl: With the requisite DestinationDefenestration.
5th Sep '14 6:32:19 AM arisboch
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Added DiffLines:

* BlondesAreEvil: The villain.
24th Jul '14 11:17:16 AM TVRulezAgain
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Not to be confused with TsutomuNihei's new ongoing series ''Manga/KnightsOfSidonia'', which has fewer cowboys and more HumongousMecha.

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Not to be confused with TsutomuNihei's Creator/TsutomuNihei's new ongoing series ''Manga/KnightsOfSidonia'', which has fewer cowboys and more HumongousMecha.
5th May '14 2:49:15 AM arisboch
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* High quality: [[http://www.josephkahn.com/music/index.xml director's uncut version]].

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* High quality: [[http://www.josephkahn.com/music/index.xml [[http://vimeo.com/26689532 director's uncut version]].
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