History Trivia / Casper

1st May '16 11:52:01 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* CutSong: "Lucky Enough to Be a Ghost".
8th Apr '16 11:20:17 AM hamza678
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* HeyItsThatGuy:
** [[Series/EverybodyLovesRaymond Robert Barone]], [[Film/IndependenceDay President Whitmore]], [[Creator/MontyPython and that funny British dude]]. Also in the first movie, [[spoiler:human Casper]] is portrayed by Devon Sawa, who would later portray [[FinalDestination Alex Browning.]]
** A then unknown [[LizzieMcGuire Hilary Duff]] playing Wendy in the [[Film/CasperMeetsWendy third movie]].
2nd Apr '16 10:17:06 PM GrammarNavi
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* CreatorBacklash: Russell Harvey, heir to the Harvey Comics legacy, thoroughly hated this film and how it forced child-unfriendly humor and an overly-dark, completely pointless backstory into something so beloved for it's innocence. He also expressed disappointment in Steven Spielberg, whom he felt [[TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot wasted the perfect opportunity]] for a legitimately heartfelt adaptation.

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* CreatorBacklash: Russell Harvey, heir to the Harvey Comics legacy, thoroughly hated this film and how it forced child-unfriendly humor and an overly-dark, completely pointless backstory into something so beloved for it's its innocence. He also expressed disappointment in Steven Spielberg, whom he felt [[TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot wasted the perfect opportunity]] for a legitimately heartfelt adaptation.



** [[EverybodyLovesRaymond Robert Barone]], [[Film/IndependenceDay President Whitmore]], [[Creator/MontyPython and that funny British dude]]. Also in the first movie, [[spoiler:human Casper]] is portrayed by Devon Sawa, who would later portray [[FinalDestination Alex Browning.]]

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** [[EverybodyLovesRaymond [[Series/EverybodyLovesRaymond Robert Barone]], [[Film/IndependenceDay President Whitmore]], [[Creator/MontyPython and that funny British dude]]. Also in the first movie, [[spoiler:human Casper]] is portrayed by Devon Sawa, who would later portray [[FinalDestination Alex Browning.]]
19th Mar '16 3:58:18 AM Hossmeister
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13th Jan '16 5:20:34 AM Maniago
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* DawsonCasting: Averted; all of the teenagers are played by actors between the ages of 13 and 15; Casper's voice actor is 14 [[spoiler:with the actor portraying his briefly restored body just about pushing it at 17]].

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* DawsonCasting: Averted; Mostly averted; all of the teenagers are played by actors between the ages of 13 and 15; Casper's voice actor is 14 [[spoiler:with 14. The trope is only played straight near the end of the movie, with [[spoiler:a 17-year-old actor portraying Casper, a 12-year-old, during his briefly restored body just about pushing it at 17]].temporary restoration to life.]]
22nd Aug '15 2:49:48 AM BalrogKick
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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: A sequel was in the works, though Amblin eventually shelved it, feeling that audience interest wasn't high enough for a follow-up.
12th Aug '15 2:47:19 AM Random888
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* OrphanedReference: In the finished film, Kat mentions that her dad "hit the ceiling" when she told him about the party. This is a reference to the end of the deleted ''Lucky Enough to Be a Ghost'' scene.
8th Aug '15 2:42:58 PM bookwormgal
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** A then unknown [[LizzieMcGuire Hilary Duff]] playing Wendy in the third movie.

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** A then unknown [[LizzieMcGuire Hilary Duff]] playing Wendy in the [[Film/CasperMeetsWendy third movie.movie]].
7th May '15 4:07:31 PM smalltime
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* TheOtherDarrin: When Casper does an [[TheAhnold Ahnold]] impression, he's voiced by Creator/JessHarnell.
17th Apr '15 11:02:24 AM NWolfman
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* CreatorBacklash: Russell Harvey, heir to the Harvey Comics legacy, thoroughly hated this film and how it forced child-unfriendly humor and an overly-dark, completely pointless backstory into something so beloved for it's innocence. He also expressed disappointment in Steven Spielberg, whom he felt [[TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot wasted the perfect opportunity]] for a legitimately heartfelt adaptation.
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