History Series / MaxHeadroom

25th Jun '16 7:02:11 PM JamesAustin
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!!''Series/MaxHeadroom'' is the TropeNamer for:

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!!''Series/MaxHeadroom'' !!''Max Headroom'' is the TropeNamer for:



!!''Series/MaxHeadroom'' provides examples of:

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!!''Series/MaxHeadroom'' !!''Max Headroom'' provides examples of:
9th Mar '16 10:13:23 AM Hossmeister
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The pilot wasn't picked up, but the rights to the Max Headroom character were sold to the makers of a music-video program on British television, on which Max appeared later in 1985. The Max Headroom show was the first to play with the music-video format, with Max frequently talking over lousy videos and making jokes, or cutting the video off partway through, a technique later picked up by BeavisAndButthead and other satirical video shows. The character was later picked up by Coca-Cola, for a series of TV spots for New Coke and appeared on T-shirts and mer-'''''*BZZZZZZZZZZT*'''''

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The pilot wasn't picked up, but the rights to the Max Headroom character were sold to the makers of a music-video program on British television, on which Max appeared later in 1985. The Max Headroom show was the first to play with the music-video format, with Max frequently talking over lousy videos and making jokes, or cutting the video off partway through, a technique later picked up by BeavisAndButthead WesternAnimation/BeavisAndButthead and other satirical video shows. The character was later picked up by Coca-Cola, for a series of TV spots for New Coke and appeared on T-shirts and mer-'''''*BZZZZZZZZZZT*'''''
21st Feb '16 5:40:50 PM redtroper517
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''[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tWdgAMYjYSs That does it! He's a freakin nerd *giggles* ...yeah im better than Chuck Swirsky, frikin liberallllllllll--l-l--ll-l-l]]''

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''[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tWdgAMYjYSs That does it! He's a freakin nerd *giggles* ...yeah im nerd! *giggles* Yeah, I think I'm better than Chuck Swirsky, frikin liberallllllllll--l-l--ll-l-l]]''
Swirsky! Frickin' liberallllllllll--l-l--ll-l-l...]]''
13th Feb '16 2:49:55 PM BatmanKalEl
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--> "The thing that even now gave them [the members of the board] a feeling of
discomfort was that the face staring back at them was that of a boy of sixteen."

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--> ---> "The thing that even now gave them [the members of the board] a feeling of
of discomfort was that the face staring back at them was that of a boy of sixteen."
13th Feb '16 2:48:48 PM BatmanKalEl
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* LineOfSightName



"The thing that even now gave them [the members of the board] a feeling of

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--> "The thing that even now gave them [the members of the board] a feeling of
21st Jan '16 11:41:05 AM ElegantReaper
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*** The teleplay book of the original movie gives Bryce's age as 16 in the line
"The thing that even now gave them [the members of the board] a feeling of
discomfort was that the face staring back at them was that of a boy of sixteen."
19th Dec '15 1:08:44 AM morenohijazo
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* LowClearance: According to the movie, this is where Max Headroom's name came from--the last words seen by Edison Carter before getting clocked by the sign.
2nd Nov '15 4:17:04 AM morenohijazo
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* CassetteFuturism: The TV movie and subsequent series. Even though it's the Trope Namer for TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture, there's no flat-screen digital HDTV, no internet, computer graphics have a distinctly pre-Windows appearance and TV shows are still recorded on tape.
18th Oct '15 1:36:34 PM MarkLungo
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[[quoteright:350:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/max_headroom.jpg]]

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[[quoteright:350:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/max_headroom.org/pmwiki/pub/images/max_headroom_cast.jpg]]
18th Oct '15 1:30:08 PM MarkLungo
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-->''"This is Edison Carter, coming to you very much live and direct on Network 23."''

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\n-->''"This [[caption-width-right:192:Max himself.]]

[[quoteright:350:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/max_headroom.jpg]]
[[caption-width-right:350:The cast of the series.]]

->''"This
is Edison Carter, coming to you very much live and direct on Network 23."''
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