History TakeThat / Film

29th Apr '17 10:05:33 AM DustSnitch
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* ''Film/TheGreatDictator'' contains what is perhaps not only the finest example of this trope but also an AuthorTract, TearJerker, CrowningMomentOfAwesome, a CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming and a CrowningMomentOfFunny all rolled into TruthInTelevision in its final scene, where Creator/CharlieChaplin breaks character in awesome fashion to deliver a moving speech on the state of the world.

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* ''Film/TheGreatDictator'' contains what is perhaps not only the finest example of this trope but also an AuthorTract, TearJerker, CrowningMomentOfAwesome, a CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming and a CrowningMomentOfFunny all rolled into TruthInTelevision in its final scene, where has Creator/CharlieChaplin breaks break character in awesome fashion to deliver a moving speech on the state of the world.world and go on an AuthorTract on the evil, stupid, and cowardly nature of the Nazis, before America had entered war with them and before the atrocities committed in UsefulNotes/TheHolocaust had come to light.
29th Mar '17 6:37:40 AM Doug86
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* Cody's opening interview in ''SurfsUp'' has him being asked if he has other talents than surfing, like [[WesternAnimation/HappyFeet singing and dancing]].

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* Cody's opening interview in ''SurfsUp'' ''WesternAnimation/SurfsUp'' has him being asked if he has other talents than surfing, like [[WesternAnimation/HappyFeet singing and dancing]].
21st Dec '16 6:12:51 AM contrafanxxx
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** Q from ''Film/{{Skyfall}}'' delivers one of these to ''Film/GoldenEye'' involving the exploding pen from the latter film. "We don't really go in for that anymore."
26th Oct '16 3:41:29 PM Midna
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* The trailer to the late 1990s canceled AllCGICartoon film ''Blue Planet'' features one at Creator/{{Pixar}}. It starts with parodies of Buzz from ''WesternAnimation/ToyStory'' and Flik from ''WesternAnimation/ABugsLife''. They talk about how the film is a happy family friendly story before they both get graphically stomped on by the films protagonist. It's complete with a ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' ShoutOut: "Oh my god, you killed Lenny. You bastard!"

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* The trailer to the late 1990s canceled AllCGICartoon film ''Blue Planet'' features one at Creator/{{Pixar}}. It starts with parodies of Buzz from ''WesternAnimation/ToyStory'' and Flik from ''WesternAnimation/ABugsLife''. They talk about how the film is a happy family friendly story before they both get graphically stomped on by the films protagonist. It's complete with a ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' ShoutOut: "Oh my god, you they killed Lenny. Lenny! You bastard!"
20th Oct '16 2:26:21 AM Galliwasp
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** WordOfGod later revealed, during the 2016 presidential election, that the characterization of Biff in the sequel films was based off of Creator/DonaldTrump.
22nd Sep '16 9:16:07 PM nombretomado
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* ''Film/WithinOurGates'' is considered a response to ''Film/TheBirthOfANation''. It is one of the earliest known films directed by an African-American and is a "race film" (an early film by black people for black audiences). The film focuses on racism and contains a lynching scene.

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* ''Film/WithinOurGates'' is considered a response to ''Film/TheBirthOfANation''.''Film/{{The Birth of a Nation|1915}}''. It is one of the earliest known films directed by an African-American and is a "race film" (an early film by black people for black audiences). The film focuses on racism and contains a lynching scene.
28th Jul '16 11:26:25 AM Pichu-kun
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* A take-that to Brooklyn from the film ''Film/TheMadMissManton'': --->'''Lt. Mike Brent''': Look, lady, it's been ten minutes since you called us. The murderer, that is if there is a murderer, could be in Brooklyn by now - that is, if anybody wants to be in in Brooklyn.

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* A take-that to Brooklyn from the film ''Film/TheMadMissManton'': ''Film/TheMadMissManton'':
--->'''Lt. Mike Brent''': Look, lady, it's been ten minutes since you called us. The murderer, that is if there is a murderer, could be in Brooklyn by now - that is, if anybody wants to be in in Brooklyn.



* It is believed by some fans that the villain of ''WesternAnimation/{{Up}}'', Charles Muntz, is a jab at Charles ''Mintz'', the man who took the rights to WesternAnimation/OswaldTheLuckyRabbit away from Creator/WaltDisney, in addition to his animation team, forcing him to start over with his own company and create WesternAnimation/MickeyMouse. However, This has actually been {{Jossed}} by Pixar staff, who claim that it was just a coincidence.

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* It is believed by some fans that the villain of ''WesternAnimation/{{Up}}'', Charles Muntz, is a jab at Charles ''Mintz'', the man who took the rights to WesternAnimation/OswaldTheLuckyRabbit away from Creator/WaltDisney, in addition to his animation team, forcing him to start over with his own company and create WesternAnimation/MickeyMouse. However, This this has actually been {{Jossed}} by Pixar staff, who claim that it was just a coincidence.


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* ''Film/WithinOurGates'' is considered a response to ''Film/TheBirthOfANation''. It is one of the earliest known films directed by an African-American and is a "race film" (an early film by black people for black audiences). The film focuses on racism and contains a lynching scene.
15th Jul '16 2:14:50 AM PaulA
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-->'''Perseus''': [picking up a robot owl] What is this? \\

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-->'''Perseus''': [picking -->'''Perseus:''' ''[picking up a robot owl] owl]'' What is this? \\
15th Jul '16 2:13:20 AM PaulA
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* ''Film/ClashOfTheTitans'' is a widely regarded classic, but TheRemake couldn't resist making a joke at the expense of Bubo the mechanical owl (Perseus's sidekick from the original):

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* ''Film/ClashOfTheTitans'' ''Film/{{Clash of the Titans|1981}}'' is a widely regarded classic, but TheRemake [[Film/ClashOfTheTitans2010 the 2010 remake]] couldn't resist making a joke at the expense of Bubo the mechanical owl (Perseus's sidekick from the original):
3rd Jul '16 10:23:45 AM Anddrix
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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheSpongeBobMovieSpongeOutOfWater'', the characters' disturbed reaction to Sandy when she becomes a realistic-looking squirrel might be a shot at how live-action movies unintentionally make beloved cartoon characters look creepy when they're rendered in elaborate cgi.
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