History Series / TheRottenTomatoesShow

17th Jul '16 10:35:31 PM PaulA
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* OhMyGods: Brett's reaction to the ''Film/ClashOfTheTitans'' trailer.

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* OhMyGods: Brett's reaction to the ''Film/ClashOfTheTitans'' ''Film/{{Clash of the Titans|2010}}'' trailer.
15th May '16 9:04:39 PM CJCroen1393
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* YaoiFangirl: While reviewing ''Film/ScottPilgrimVsTheWorld'', Ellen said that she would have preferred Scott's gay roomate over Ramona as the love interest. She then smiled and said 'But that's a different movie.'
1st May '16 3:45:00 PM MorganWick
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''The Rotten Tomatoes Show'' (commonly shortened to ''The RT Show'' [[XtremeKoolLetterz on teh webz]]) is a weekly comedy Review Show [[SpinOff based on]] the filmsite Rotten Tomatoes that airs on Current TV. The show mixes elements from traditional Review Shows with SketchComedy and [[{{Troperiffic}} various other tropes]] to create a self-described "fast-paced, comedic journey through the week in cinema."

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''The Rotten Tomatoes Show'' (commonly shortened to ''The RT Show'' [[XtremeKoolLetterz on teh webz]]) is a weekly comedy Review Show [[SpinOff based on]] the filmsite Rotten Tomatoes that airs aired on Current TV. The show mixes elements from traditional Review Shows with SketchComedy and [[{{Troperiffic}} various other tropes]] to create a self-described "fast-paced, comedic journey through the week in cinema."



Can be watched on Current TV Thursday nights at 10:30 or online at [[http://current.com/shows/the-rotten-tomatoes-show/ its official website]]. Brett and Ellen each have {{Twitter}} accounts at [[http://twitter.com/bretterlich @bretterlich]] and [[http://twitter.com/ellenfox @ellenfox]], respectively, with the show itself's located [[http://twitter.com/RTShow here]].

But now it's been surprisingly canned for unknown reasons--there were still RT Show segment on ''infoMania'', but that's probably not enough.

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Can be watched Aired on Current TV Thursday nights at 10:30 or online at [[http://current.com/shows/the-rotten-tomatoes-show/ its official website]]. Brett and Ellen each have {{Twitter}} accounts at [[http://twitter.com/bretterlich @bretterlich]] and [[http://twitter.com/ellenfox @ellenfox]], respectively, with the show itself's located [[http://twitter.com/RTShow here]].

But now it's been ''The Rotten Tomatoes Show'' aired from early 2009 until September 2010, when it was surprisingly canned for unknown reasons--there were still RT Show segment on ''infoMania'', but that's probably not enough.
enough, and ''infoMania'' was itself canned in 2011 as Current remade its schedule around [[Series/CountdownWithKeithOlbermann Keith Olbermann]] and more "hard" news shows.
24th Apr '16 4:36:38 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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* '''Lifetime Achievement Award:''' A fake Lifetime Achievement Award "given out" to a certain celebrity, usually one of the solely "HeyItsThatGuy" variety. Clips of this celebrity in his various HeyItsThatGuy roles are then shown, such as Peter Stormare, recognized as creepy/greasy/sleazy characters in films like ''Film/MinorityReport'', ''Film/BadBoysII'', and ''{{Fargo}}'' who gets an Award for "Greasy Creepitude".

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* '''Lifetime Achievement Award:''' A fake Lifetime Achievement Award "given out" to a certain celebrity, usually one of the solely "HeyItsThatGuy" variety. celebrity. Clips of this celebrity in his various HeyItsThatGuy roles are then shown, such as Peter Stormare, recognized as creepy/greasy/sleazy characters in films like ''Film/MinorityReport'', ''Film/BadBoysII'', and ''{{Fargo}}'' who gets an Award for "Greasy Creepitude".
3rd Feb '16 6:52:22 AM Morgenthaler
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* LampshadedDoubleEntendre: "And he tries to steal home, if you know what I mean. [[DontExplainTheJoke By having sex with her.]]"
** Cookie from ''BestInShow'' makes the [[http://current.com/entertainment/movies/92671636_top-5-sluts-in-the-movies.htm Top 5 Movie Sluts]]. "Everybody's got some skeletons in their closet, but cookie's got an entire boneyard." Then he whispers "Boneyard has two meanings."

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* LampshadedDoubleEntendre: LampshadedDoubleEntendre:
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"And he tries to steal home, if you know what I mean. [[DontExplainTheJoke By having sex with her.]]"
** Cookie from ''BestInShow'' ''Film/BestInShow'' makes the [[http://current.com/entertainment/movies/92671636_top-5-sluts-in-the-movies.htm Top 5 Movie Sluts]]. "Everybody's got some skeletons in their closet, but cookie's got an entire boneyard." Then he whispers "Boneyard has two meanings."
30th Jan '16 7:56:37 AM nombretomado
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* '''Top 5 Lists''': Each episode contains one (sometimes two) "Top 5" lists that usually have to do with a new movie out that week in theaters or on DVD. Some of these include "Top 5 Coolest Spaceships", while others are "Top 5 Worst SylvesterStallone Movies" and such. The two hosts alternate between presenting the lists.

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* '''Top 5 Lists''': Each episode contains one (sometimes two) "Top 5" lists that usually have to do with a new movie out that week in theaters or on DVD. Some of these include "Top 5 Coolest Spaceships", while others are "Top 5 Worst SylvesterStallone Creator/SylvesterStallone Movies" and such. The two hosts alternate between presenting the lists.
6th Oct '15 3:52:17 AM Morgenthaler
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->''[[{{Tagline}} "Everybody's a critic."]]''



'''''The Rotten Tomatoes Show''''' (commonly shortened to ''The RT Show'' [[XtremeKoolLetterz on teh webz]]) is a weekly comedy Review Show [[SpinOff based on]] the filmsite Rotten Tomatoes that airs on Current TV. The show mixes elements from traditional Review Shows with SketchComedy and [[{{Troperiffic}} various other tropes]] to create a self-described "fast-paced, comedic journey through the week in cinema."

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'''''The ->''"Everybody's a critic."''

''The
Rotten Tomatoes Show''''' Show'' (commonly shortened to ''The RT Show'' [[XtremeKoolLetterz on teh webz]]) is a weekly comedy Review Show [[SpinOff based on]] the filmsite Rotten Tomatoes that airs on Current TV. The show mixes elements from traditional Review Shows with SketchComedy and [[{{Troperiffic}} various other tropes]] to create a self-described "fast-paced, comedic journey through the week in cinema."
24th Aug '15 3:13:47 AM Morgenthaler
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* ActionHeroBabysitter: Before reviewing ''TheSpyNextDoor'', the two hosts sing [[http://current.com/shows/the-rotten-tomatoes-show/91966423_action-hero-babysitter.htm this song]].

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* ActionHeroBabysitter: Before reviewing ''TheSpyNextDoor'', ''Film/TheSpyNextDoor'', the two hosts sing [[http://current.com/shows/the-rotten-tomatoes-show/91966423_action-hero-babysitter.htm this song]].



* AllStarCast: Parodied in their own trailer for ''TheExpendables'', [[http://current.com/shows/the-rotten-tomatoes-show/92596693_the-expendables-trailer-extra-cast-edition.htm Extra Cast Edition]].

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* AllStarCast: Parodied in their own trailer for ''TheExpendables'', ''Film/TheExpendables'', [[http://current.com/shows/the-rotten-tomatoes-show/92596693_the-expendables-trailer-extra-cast-edition.htm Extra Cast Edition]].



* BigNo: When Brett finds out, in the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2OjVkZ2qM-A Haiku Movie Review]] for ''CloudyWithAChanceOfMeatballs'', that ''Literature/WhereTheWildThingsAre'' will also get the movie treatment his reaction is less than enthusiastic.

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* BigNo: When Brett finds out, in the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2OjVkZ2qM-A Haiku Movie Review]] for ''CloudyWithAChanceOfMeatballs'', ''WesternAnimation/CloudyWithAChanceOfMeatballs'', that ''Literature/WhereTheWildThingsAre'' will also get the movie treatment his reaction is less than enthusiastic.



** And then during the "Top 5 Kids Movies Least Appropriate For Children", where Ellen notes that the lead child actor in the movie ''TheToy'' grew up to be in a ridiculous sounding porn movie. Also a touch of RuleThirtyFour.
* OhMyGods: Brett's reaction to the ''ClashOfTheTitans'' trailer.

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** And then during the "Top 5 Kids Movies Least Appropriate For Children", where Ellen notes that the lead child actor in the movie ''TheToy'' ''Film/TheToy'' grew up to be in a ridiculous sounding porn movie. Also a touch of RuleThirtyFour.
* OhMyGods: Brett's reaction to the ''ClashOfTheTitans'' ''Film/ClashOfTheTitans'' trailer.



* ShoutOut: Tons pop out over the show. Notably, the TitleSequence itself features 6 brief animated scenes where tomato(es) parody the movies (in order) ''Film/{{Jaws}}'', ''OfficeSpace'', ''Film/ApocalypseNow'', ''ForrestGump'', ''BrokebackMountain'', and ''Film/{{Tron}}'' timed with the title score.

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* ShoutOut: Tons pop out over the show. Notably, the TitleSequence itself features 6 brief animated scenes where tomato(es) parody the movies (in order) ''Film/{{Jaws}}'', ''OfficeSpace'', ''Film/OfficeSpace'', ''Film/ApocalypseNow'', ''ForrestGump'', ''BrokebackMountain'', ''Film/ForrestGump'', ''Film/BrokebackMountain'', and ''Film/{{Tron}}'' timed with the title score.
10th Jul '15 8:07:43 AM erforce
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* DistractedByTheSexy: During "LeonardoDiCaprio In 3 Minutes or Less", Brett is too distracted by Creator/KateWinslet's bare breasts in ''{{Titanic}}'' to look at Jack's eyes like Jack says to in a clip from the movie.

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* DistractedByTheSexy: During "LeonardoDiCaprio "Creator/LeonardoDiCaprio In 3 Minutes or Less", Brett is too distracted by Creator/KateWinslet's bare breasts in ''{{Titanic}}'' ''Film/{{Titanic 1997}}'' to look at Jack's eyes like Jack says to in a clip from the movie.



* DontExplainTheJoke: While reviewing the baseball movie ''Sugar'', Brett says "And he tries to steal home, if you know what I mean. By having sex with her."

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* DontExplainTheJoke: DontExplainTheJoke:
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While reviewing the baseball movie ''Sugar'', Brett says "And he tries to steal home, if you know what I mean. By having sex with her."
9th Jul '15 11:16:53 AM randomtroper89
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* BrickJoke: In the PilotEpisode, a ManateeGag about ''VideoGame/{{Pong}}: The Movie'' pops up briefly later in the episode.

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* BrickJoke: In the PilotEpisode, a ManateeGag CutawayGag about ''VideoGame/{{Pong}}: The Movie'' pops up briefly later in the episode.



* ClusterFBomb: Less than most, and of course the average cable-inappropriate swears are bleeped, but still existent. For example, in Brett's "Old [=McDonald=]" parody "Potty Mouth Kids", some of the swears are left intact to complete Brett's rhyme while the rest are bleeped out. ** Brett on Danny Trejo: "One things for sure: he'll be kicking the shit out of your bitchass."

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* ClusterFBomb: Less than most, and of course the average cable-inappropriate swears are bleeped, but still existent. For example, in Brett's "Old [=McDonald=]" parody "Potty Mouth Kids", some of the swears are left intact to complete Brett's rhyme while the rest are bleeped out.
** Brett on Danny Trejo: "One things for sure: he'll be kicking the shit out of your bitchass."



* CutawayGag: Common, including the above mentioned ''Pong'' one in the first episode.



* ManateeGag: Common, including the above mentioned ''Pong'' one in the first episode.
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