History Trivia / CreatureFromTheBlackLagoon

20th Jun '17 9:14:05 AM Gosicrystal
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* AccidentallyAccurate: Oddly, the drunken Riverboat captain's statement that the Creature is "stronger than that which you call evolution" was probably a more accurate explanation for how evolution actually works than the "scientists" who seem to believe that [[EvolutionaryLevels a "living fossil" like the creature is "less evolved" than more recent creatures.]] The truth is, such creatures happen because they've achieved a form that's more-or-less ideal to their environment, and any deviations would be out-competed.

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* AccidentallyAccurate: AccidentallyCorrectWriting: Oddly, the drunken Riverboat captain's statement that the Creature is "stronger than that which you call evolution" was probably a more accurate explanation for how evolution actually works than the "scientists" who seem to believe that [[EvolutionaryLevels a "living fossil" like the creature is "less evolved" than more recent creatures.]] The truth is, such creatures happen because they've achieved a form that's more-or-less ideal to their environment, and any deviations would be out-competed.
25th Nov '16 8:02:28 PM ImperialMajestyXO
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* CaliforniaDoubling: The Brazilian Jungle was actually the Florida Everglades; you can even see a light post at one point!
25th Nov '16 8:00:00 PM ImperialMajestyXO
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* AccidentallyAccurate: Oddly, the drunken Riverboat captain's statement that the Creature is "stronger than that which you call evolution" was probably a more accurate explanation for how evolution actually works than the "scientists" who seem to believe that [[EvolutionaryLevels a "living fossil" like the creature is "less evolved" than more recent creatures.]] The truth is, such creatures happen because they've achieved a form that's more-or-less ideal to their environment, and any deviations would be out-competed.
1st May '16 12:12:26 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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* CutSong: "At the Hop" was to have been included as one of the songs, but it was removed from the final version, as it was too cost prohibitive. The voice clips for the song can be found via [=PinMAME=].
15th Jan '16 2:33:39 AM Anddrix
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* ViewersAreMorons: The two stuntmen who played the Gillman (one for swimming and one on land) were not credited, because the studio honeslty thought it would make audiences believe that it was a real monster. Eh, can't blame them for trying.
22nd May '15 2:35:55 AM DeadlyAssassin
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* CaliforniaDoubling: The Brazilian Jungle was actually the Florida Everglades; you can even see a light post at one point!
7th Feb '15 6:53:03 PM Green_lantern40
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** The "Joe's Diner" mode from ''Pinball/TheFlintstones'' has a similar premise; instead of an irate moviegoer at a drive-''in'', it's an impatient drive-thru customer at a drive-''thru''. The exact same animation of the guy shouting "MOVE YOUR CAR!" (minus the drive-in setting, obviously) was recycled for this new mode.
29th Dec '14 2:53:37 PM BlueGuy
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** The "Drive-In Demolition" mode from ''Pinball/RevengeFromMars'' is a reference to the "Move Your Car" mode.

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** The "Drive-In Demolition" mode from ''Pinball/RevengeFromMars'' is a reference to has the "Move Your Car" mode.exact same premise.



** ''Pinball/JudgeDredd'' has no less than ''four'' references to the game:
*** During the Traffic Jam Supergame mode, you get to hear the [[MemeticMutation MOVE YOUR CAR!!!]] quote upon collecting a jackpot.

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** ''Pinball/JudgeDredd'' (by the same designer) has no less than ''four'' references to the game:
*** During the Traffic Jam Supergame mode, you get to hear the [[MemeticMutation MOVE YOUR CAR!!!]] quote upon collecting a jackpot.



** ''Pinball/JunkYard'' incorporates "Move Your Car" through the TimeMachine.

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** ''Pinball/JunkYard'' incorporates "Move Your Car" the mode itself through the TimeMachine.[[NostalgiaLevel Time Machine]].



** ''Pinball/ScaredStiff'' references the quote in its MatchSequence.

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** ''Pinball/ScaredStiff'' references the quote in its MatchSequence.MatchSequence (which consists of Elvira flipping through several TV channels, each of which play a quote from a previous Williams table).
** In ''Pinball/{{Indianapolis 500}}'', the ending for "Wrong Turn" shows an Indy car stuck in a traffic jam, whereupon someone shouts, "Move your car!"
8th May '14 8:21:38 AM erforce
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* FountainOfExpies: Lots of FishPeople in other media took notes from Gill Man.
20th Oct '13 11:52:16 AM BlueGuy
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** ''Pinball/ScaredStiff'' references the quote in its MatchSequence.
** The [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Millencolin Millencolin]] song [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Move_Your_Car "Move Your Car"]] was inspired by the game, as was its cover art.
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