History Series / TheMonkees

19th Jul '16 2:37:56 PM CallingAlameda
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* LaserGuidedAmnesia: A bad guy attempts to [[KilledToUpholdTheMasquerade Kill Peter to Uphold a Masquerade]], but his plan is quickly shot down by another bad guy. They opt to brainwash him instead.
-->'''Other bad guy''': What are you doing with that [gun]?
-->'''Bad guy''': HeKnowsTooMuch
-->'''Peter''': [[InsultBackfire Thank you!]]
-->'''Other bad guy''': No, we cannot afford to murder here. Besides, I have a better plan...


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* LaserGuidedAmnesia: A henchman attempts to [[KilledToUpholdTheMasquerade Kill Peter to Uphold a Masquerade]], but his plan is quickly shot down by his boss. They opt to brainwash him instead.
-->'''Villain''': What are you doing with that [gun]?
-->'''Henchman''': HeKnowsTooMuch
-->'''Peter''': [[InsultBackfire Thank you!]]
-->'''Villain''': No, we cannot afford to murder here. Besides, I have a better plan...
19th Jul '16 12:05:58 PM TFSyndicate
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* LaserGuidedAmnesia: A bad guy tries to [[KilledToUpholdTheMasquerade Kill Peter to Uphold a Masquerade]], but quickly shot down by another bad guy. They opt to brainwash him instead

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* LaserGuidedAmnesia: A bad guy tries attempts to [[KilledToUpholdTheMasquerade Kill Peter to Uphold a Masquerade]], but his plan is quickly shot down by another bad guy. They opt to brainwash him insteadinstead.
19th Jul '16 12:04:59 PM TFSyndicate
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* LaserGuidedAmnesia: A bad guy tries to [[KilledToUpholdTheMasquerade Kill Peter to Uphold a Masquerade]], but quickly shot down by another bad guy. They opt to brainwash him instead
-->'''Other bad guy''': What are you doing with that [gun]?
-->'''Bad guy''': HeKnowsTooMuch
-->'''Peter''': [[InsultBackfire Thank you!]]
-->'''Other bad guy''': No, we cannot afford to murder here. Besides, I have a better plan...
10th Jul '16 4:00:09 PM CallingAlameda
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* NotEvenBotheringWithTheAccent: In "Everywhere a Sheik, Sheik", Donna Loren, playing the princess of a [[{{Qurac}} fictional Middle Eastern country]], makes no attempt to sound even remotely Arabian.



* RearrangeTheSong: In the ''33 1/3 Revolutions Per Monkee'' special, Micky sings a slowed-down, funkier version of "I'm a Believer".

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* RearrangeTheSong: RearrangeTheSong:
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In the ''33 1/3 Revolutions Per Monkee'' special, Micky sings a slowed-down, funkier version of "I'm a Believer".Believer".
** "Words" and "Valleri" were two songs featured in the show's first season. Reworked versions of those songs would be featured in Season Two.
** The pilot featured two different versions of "I Wanna Be Free": a midtempo version sung by Davy and Micky, and a slow version featuring just Davy.



* {{Ruritania}}: In "Royal Flush", the country of [[FictionalCountry Harmonica]], where the princess and soon-to-be queen is from.

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* {{Ruritania}}: In "Royal Flush", the country of [[FictionalCountry Harmonica]], where the princess and soon-to-be queen is from. "Card Carrying Red Shoes" is about a traveling ballet company from Druvania, a fictional version of Russia.



* SheIsAllGrownUp: Parodied in "The Monkees in Texas" with Michael and his TV cousin, Lucy.

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* SheIsAllGrownUp: Parodied in "The Monkees in Texas" with Texas". Michael and marvels at how beautiful his TV cousin Lucy turned out to be, given how awkward and unattractive she was when they were younger. Aunt Kate points out that Michael is thinking of his other cousin, Lucy.Clara, who still looks the same.
3rd Jul '16 2:48:18 PM gewunomox
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** In one episode there's a joke contrasting BobDylan and [[{{Gunsmoke}} Marshal Matt Dillon]]. This is a little HilariousInHindsight because it's been speculated that Bobby Zimmerman might have taken his stage name in honor of Marshal Dillon but chose Dylan because it was a cooler spelling.[[note]]Dylan has {{Jossed}} this but has confirmed that he only liked the spelling of the name of Dylan Thomas and didn't really consider him an influence[[/note]]

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** In one episode there's a joke contrasting BobDylan Music/BobDylan and [[{{Gunsmoke}} [[Series/{{Gunsmoke}} Marshal Matt Dillon]]. This is a little HilariousInHindsight because it's been speculated that Bobby Zimmerman might have taken his stage name in honor of Marshal Dillon but chose Dylan because it was a cooler spelling.[[note]]Dylan has {{Jossed}} this but has confirmed that he only liked the spelling of the name of Dylan Thomas and didn't really consider him an influence[[/note]]
30th Jun '16 10:14:29 PM Ezclee4050
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* OneBookAuthor: The pilot episode is director Mike Elliot's sole credit on IMDB. He was actually a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BbIg9_5j-f4 highly-regarded director of TV commercials]] who was hired because the producers wanted a fast-paced show with lots of quick cuts like in a commercial.
25th Jun '16 11:42:48 AM TFSyndicate
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* PuddleCoveringChivalry: Used in "One Man Shy" as part of Peter's dating etiquette training. Instead of using his coat, Peter uses his girlfriend's.
8th Apr '16 4:10:11 PM CallingAlameda
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** Another episode featured [[Series/TheDickVanDykeShow Rose Marie]] as a mafia don.
** Mike takes up motorcycling to impress April Conquest in "Monkees Get Out More Dirt". Mike was an experienced biker, as he rode a motorcycle in his pre-Monkee days since he was not yet able to afford a car.
8th Apr '16 7:55:52 AM EpicnezzEmily
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* FourTemperamentEnsemble: Mike is Choleric/Melancholic, Micky is Sanguine, Davy is Phlegmatic, and Peter is Supine.

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* FourTemperamentEnsemble: Mike is Choleric/Melancholic, Micky Davy is Sanguine, Davy Micky is Phlegmatic, Choleric, Mike is Melancholic and Peter is Supine.Phlegmatic.
19th Mar '16 5:46:46 PM Ezclee4050
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* ICantHearYou: "The Wild Monkees", when Micky runs his motorcycle indoors and no one can hear anything.



* ICantHearYou: "The Wild Monkees", when Micky runs his motorcycle indoors and no one can hear anything.
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