History RunningGag / RiffTrax

6th Feb '16 12:13:26 PM CheeseDogX
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** As a subset to this, they like saying that thuggish, stupid-looking {{Mooks}} are actually [[GeniusBruiser highly educated]], employed in some humanitarian career, and/or runs their church's youth group. Examples include the moronic buffalo hunter in ''Buffalo Rider''[[note]]Master's in Latin American Poetry[[/note]], the misshapen giant in ''ThreeHundred''[[note]]a highly sought-after family therapist[[/note]], all the arm wrestlers at the climax of ''OverTheTop''[[note]]Professor of Biomedical Studies at Johns Hopkins, etc[[/note]], and both the hairy viking in ''Jack the Giant Killer'' and the "batch handler" in ''This Is Hormel''[[note]]Women's Studies[[/note]]. Likewise, [[Film/SpiderMan1 Bonesaw]] got his wrestling name because he's an orthopedic surgeon.
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** As a subset to this, they like saying that thuggish, stupid-looking {{Mooks}} are actually [[GeniusBruiser highly educated]], employed in some humanitarian career, and/or runs their church's youth group. Examples include the moronic buffalo hunter in ''Buffalo Rider''[[note]]Master's in Latin American Poetry[[/note]], the misshapen giant in ''ThreeHundred''[[note]]a highly sought-after family therapist[[/note]], all the arm wrestlers at the climax of ''OverTheTop''[[note]]Professor of Biomedical Studies at Johns Hopkins, etc[[/note]], and both the hairy viking in ''Jack the Giant Killer'' ''Film/JackTheGiantKiller'' and the "batch handler" in ''This Is Hormel''[[note]]Women's Studies[[/note]]. Likewise, [[Film/SpiderMan1 Bonesaw]] got his wrestling name because he's an orthopedic surgeon.

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** As a subset to this, they like saying that thuggish, stupid-looking {{Mooks}} are actually [[GeniusBruiser highly educated]], employed Kevin [[SelfDeprecatingHumor gets in some humanitarian career, and/or runs their church's youth group. Examples include on it]], too. In the moronic buffalo hunter in ''Buffalo Rider''[[note]]Master's in Latin American Poetry[[/note]], the misshapen giant in ''ThreeHundred''[[note]]a highly sought-after family therapist[[/note]], all the arm wrestlers at the climax of ''OverTheTop''[[note]]Professor of Biomedical Studies at Johns Hopkins, etc[[/note]], and both the hairy viking in ''Jack the Giant Killer'' and the "batch handler" in ''This Is Hormel''[[note]]Women's Studies[[/note]]. Likewise, [[Film/SpiderMan1 Bonesaw]] got his wrestling name because he's an orthopedic surgeon.intro to ''Film/JackTheGiantKiller'' he makes a crack about having been a kid during UsefulNotes/TheCrimeanWar.
6th Feb '16 12:08:38 PM CheeseDogX
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* Having someone sound stupid(er) by saying "I LIKE TURTLES!"
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* Having someone sound stupid(er) by saying "I "[[MemeticMutation I LIKE TURTLES!"TURTLES]]!"
5th Feb '16 9:20:39 AM Morgenthaler
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* Any time a crowd begins shouting or chanting something the riffers will chime in "[[DogDayAfternoon Attica! Attica!]]"
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* Any time a crowd begins shouting or chanting something the riffers will chime in "[[DogDayAfternoon "[[Film/DogDayAfternoon Attica! Attica!]]"
12th Dec '15 6:24:12 AM CheeseDogX
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* Flubbed lines tend to be followed with one of the riffers, pretending to be the actor, saying "Cut! I said ." One of the other riffers, pretending to be the director, will say "Keep rolling!"
11th Dec '15 10:29:39 PM UrthWyrm
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* For superheroes with animal motifs, (like {{Wolverine}}, {{Franchise/Batman}} and Franchise/SpiderMan) referencing the abilities they have that don't fit the motif and (typically unpleasant) abilities/behaviors they lack from their animal motif.
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* For [[AnimalThemedSuperbeing superheroes with animal motifs, motifs]], (like {{Wolverine}}, {{Franchise/Batman}} and Franchise/SpiderMan) referencing the abilities they have that don't fit the motif and (typically unpleasant) abilities/behaviors they lack from their animal motif.
29th Oct '15 5:56:14 AM Morgenthaler
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* "The ''X'' sketch, ladies and gentlemen." Used either just after a particularly bizarre scene (e.g. "The Watch Ownership Sketch" from ''Buffalo Rider''), or after an especially complicated riff (e.g. "The Amway Bit" from ''{{Avatar}}'', or "The Pirate's World Breakup Sketch" from ''SantaAndTheIceCreamBunny'').
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* "The ''X'' sketch, ladies and gentlemen." Used either just after a particularly bizarre scene (e.g. "The Watch Ownership Sketch" from ''Buffalo Rider''), or after an especially complicated riff (e.g. "The Amway Bit" from ''{{Avatar}}'', ''Film/{{Avatar}}'', or "The Pirate's World Breakup Sketch" from ''SantaAndTheIceCreamBunny'').''Film/SantaAndTheIceCreamBunny'').
29th Oct '15 5:55:00 AM Morgenthaler
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** The [[SantaAndTheIceCreamBunny Ice Cream bunny]] has become the benchmark of nightmarish creepiness cited whenever something especially unsettling happens, and the plot of the perverted old Mr. Digger and his forced marriage to Thumbelina sometimes gets a ShoutOut when they see someone or something digging around in the ground. * In almost every movie (or short) there will be repeated segues into the riffers taking a very AlternateCharacterInterpretation or {{Flanderization}} to the various heroes and villains, from [[LordOfTheRings Shelob]] being a saintly mother, cancer researcher, and humanitarian, to [[Franchise/HarryPotter Ron Weasley]] being a pathetic, barely functioning degenerate, to [[{{Franchise/Twilight}} Bella]] pretty much being the platonic ideal of mumbly, pause-filled idiocy, to the [[SantaAndTheIceCreamBunny Ice Cream Bunny]] being depicted as a cackling and unspeakably evil HumanoidAbomination.
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** The [[SantaAndTheIceCreamBunny [[Film/SantaAndTheIceCreamBunny Ice Cream bunny]] has become the benchmark of nightmarish creepiness cited whenever something especially unsettling happens, and the plot of the perverted old Mr. Digger and his forced marriage to Thumbelina sometimes gets a ShoutOut when they see someone or something digging around in the ground. * In almost every movie (or short) there will be repeated segues into the riffers taking a very AlternateCharacterInterpretation or {{Flanderization}} to the various heroes and villains, from [[LordOfTheRings Shelob]] being a saintly mother, cancer researcher, and humanitarian, to [[Franchise/HarryPotter Ron Weasley]] being a pathetic, barely functioning degenerate, to [[{{Franchise/Twilight}} Bella]] pretty much being the platonic ideal of mumbly, pause-filled idiocy, to the [[SantaAndTheIceCreamBunny [[Film/SantaAndTheIceCreamBunny Ice Cream Bunny]] being depicted as a cackling and unspeakably evil HumanoidAbomination.
21st Oct '15 9:47:19 AM Morgenthaler
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** This might even be bordering on MythologyGag territory, as they were making this joke as far back as the [[Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000 MST3K]] riff of PumaMan
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** This might even be bordering on MythologyGag territory, as they were making this joke as far back as the [[Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000 MST3K]] riff of PumaManFilm/PumaMan
16th Oct '15 6:47:31 AM CaptainSpam
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* During the title cards for the shorts, constant riffs regarding the relationships between the various film producers tphat made them. According to them, Coronet Films rules the shady shorts underworld due to sheer volume of films they've made, and all other producers owe Coronet money, are on the run from them, or in poor Sid Davis's case, his wife left him for Coronet.
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* During the title cards for the shorts, constant riffs regarding the relationships between the various film producers tphat that made them. According to them, Coronet Films rules the shady shorts underworld due to sheer volume of films they've made, and all other producers owe Coronet money, are on the run from them, or in poor Sid Davis's case, his wife left him for Coronet.
16th Oct '15 6:46:47 AM CaptainSpam
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* During the title cards for the shorts, constant riffs regarding the relationships between the various film producers tphat made them. According to them, Coronet Films rules the shady shorts underworld due to sheer volume of films they've made, and all other producers owe Coronet money, are on the run from them, or in poor Alfred Higgins's case, his wife left him for Coronet.
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* During the title cards for the shorts, constant riffs regarding the relationships between the various film producers tphat made them. According to them, Coronet Films rules the shady shorts underworld due to sheer volume of films they've made, and all other producers owe Coronet money, are on the run from them, or in poor Alfred Higgins's Sid Davis's case, his wife left him for Coronet.
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