History Recap / TheSimpsonsS11E1BeyondBlunderdome

13th Jan '17 3:04:07 AM The_Glorious_SOB
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* AdaptationalVillainy: Senator Paine in Homer's revision of ''Mr Smith Goes To Washington''. While Mr Smith's HeroicRROD set his epiphany in the original movie, here he just laughs and makes a cruel one-liner. This provokes Mr Smith to ''massacre everyone inside the Capitol Building.''

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* AdaptationalVillainy: Senator Paine in Homer's revision of ''Mr ''Mr. Smith Goes To Washington''. While Mr Mr. Smith's HeroicRROD set his epiphany in the original movie, here he just laughs and makes a cruel one-liner. This provokes Mr Smith to ''massacre everyone inside the Capitol Building.''



* HighClassGlass: In Homer's version of ''Film/MrSmithGoesToWashington'', the President of the United States wears a monocle.

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* HighClassGlass: In Homer's version of ''Film/MrSmithGoesToWashington'', ''Film/MrSmithGoesToWashington,'' the President of the United States wears a monocle.
13th Jan '17 3:03:09 AM The_Glorious_SOB
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* AdaptationalVillainy: Senator Paine in Homer's revision of ''Mr Smith Goes To Washington''. While Mr Smith's HeroicRROD set his epiphany in the original movie, here he just laughs and makes cruel one liner. This provokes Mr Smith to ''massacre everyone inside the Capitol Building''.
* BloodierAndGorier: Homer's take on ''Mr. Smith Goes to Washington'', which is more akin to ''Film/LethalWeapon'' and ''Film/{{Braveheart}}''.

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* AdaptationalVillainy: Senator Paine in Homer's revision of ''Mr Smith Goes To Washington''. While Mr Smith's HeroicRROD set his epiphany in the original movie, here he just laughs and makes a cruel one liner. one-liner. This provokes Mr Smith to ''massacre everyone inside the Capitol Building''.
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* BloodierAndGorier: Homer's take on ''Mr. Smith Goes to Washington'', Washington,'' which is more akin to ''Film/LethalWeapon'' and ''Film/{{Braveheart}}''.''Film/{{Braveheart}}.''
2nd Nov '16 3:16:34 AM OlfinBedwere
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* WackyFratboyHijinx: Homer pitches a movie idea to Mel that sounds like the plot to ''Film/AnimalHouse'' (or ''Film/AmericanPie'', since he mentioned "nerdy teens trying to get some," and, at the time, movies like that were making a comeback).

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* WackyFratboyHijinx: Homer pitches a movie idea to Mel that sounds like the plot to ''Film/AnimalHouse'' (or ''Film/AmericanPie'', since he mentioned "nerdy teens trying to get some," and, at the time, movies like that were making a comeback).comeback).
* YourSizeMayVary: Mr. Smith appears to shrink down to about 2ft tall when he's cartwheeling around on the table shooting up the Senate.
25th Oct '16 10:14:19 AM speedyboris
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* TheGhost: Louie, the projectionist when Mel and Homer show the executives the revised ending.
6th Oct '16 10:06:00 PM Premonition45
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** Gobson gets one to ''Film/LethalWeapon'' during his and Homer's escape from the studio.

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** Gobson Gibson gets one to ''Film/LethalWeapon'' during his and Homer's escape from the studio.


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** Homer's ending shows Mr. Smith throwing his senator's badge away, like the ending to ''Film/DirtyHarry''.
3rd Oct '16 3:49:33 PM Premonition45
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24th Aug '16 2:11:59 PM speedyboris
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** Also this episode marks the first time in the entire series that someone actually farts, which some fans chalked up as yet another attempt of the show to be crass and in-your-face like ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' (and later, ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'').
23rd Aug '16 7:19:38 AM speedyboris
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* SkewedPriorities: When Mr. Smith is shooting up Congress, one of the senators chides him, "Mr. Smith, this is highly unorthodox!"

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* SkewedPriorities: When Mr. Smith is shooting up Congress, one of the senators congressmen chides him, "Mr. Smith, this is highly unorthodox!"
23rd Aug '16 7:18:58 AM speedyboris
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* SkewedPriorities: When Mr. Smith is shooting up Congress, one of the senators chides him, "Mr. Smith, this is highly unorthodox!"
8th Jun '16 10:26:20 AM luiz4200
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* ScrewTheRulesIHaveMoney: The executives behind Mel Gibson's version of "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" already bought awards and this is their main reason to oppose Homer's remake of the movie.
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