History Trivia / GeorgeOfTheJungle

7th Jun '17 12:59:59 PM MarshalGrover
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* RevisedEnding: Some of the tie-in storybooks detail an alternate climax, where Lyle, Ursula and George float down the river on giant lily pads, eventually going through an ape mall complex hidden within the mountain. After George rescues Ursula, Lyle ends up going over a waterfall.
6th Jun '17 9:00:22 PM MarshalGrover
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!! The 1967 series provides examples of:

* GeniusBonus: Chuck the Rain Spirit is a reference to Chaac the Mayan Rain God.
* TropeNamer: For WatchOutForThatTree, of course.
* WhatCouldHaveBeen:
** Ursula was originally named Jane in the unaired pilot and early scripts, but ABC executives ordered it changed to avoid a lawsuit from the estate of Creator/EdgarRiceBurroughs. The staff named Ursula after actress Ursula Andress.
* TheWikiRule: [[http://georgeofthejungle.wikia.com/wiki/George_of_the_Jungle George of the Jungle Wiki]]

!! The live action films provide examples of:



* {{Blooper}}
** Ursula (who was called Magnolia)-Her design was shortly reverted to her original run's Character design.



* ChannelHop: The 2008 series aired on Cartoon Network in the US. For the 2015 revival, it's moved to Creator/{{Kabillion}}.
** In the UK, the 2008 series aired on Nicktoons. The 2015 series airs on Boomerang.
*** In 2016 they started airing the 2008 series on Boomerang, [[BlatantLies advertising it as new episodes of the 2015 series]] and [[ManipulativeEditing using the opening and credits from the 2015 series]], despite the two shows being very different.



* DirectToVideo: George of the Jungle 2 was released for VHS and DVD.
* GeniusBonus: Chuck the Rain Spirit is a reference to Chaac the Mayan Rain God.

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* DirectToVideo: George ''George of the Jungle 2 2'' was released for VHS and DVD.
* GeniusBonus: Chuck the Rain Spirit is a reference to Chaac the Mayan Rain God.
DVD.



** The 2015 revival of the 2008 series replaced the entire voice cast due to production being moved from Vancouver to Toronto.
*** George and Tookie Tookie are WesternAnimation/JimmyTwoShoes and [[WesternAnimation/TotalDramaIsland Mike/Mal]].
*** Ape is [[WesternAnimation/SamAndMaxFreelancePolice Max]] and [[WesternAnimation/AlmostNakedAnimals Howie]].
*** Magnolia (previously named Ursula) is Manga/SailorMoon (well, the third one).
*** Ursula is voiced by Bridget Wareham, who has no previous voice credits.
*** The Narrator is [[Manga/SailorMoon Professor Tomoe]].
* ShortRunInPeru: Europe got the 2015 series before North America.
* SimilarlyNamedWorks: The 2008 series and the 2015 series both have an episode called "George Lays an Egg".
* TalkingToHimself: In the 2008 series Magnolia and Tookie Tookie are both voiced by Creator/TabithaStGermain.
** In the 2015 series, George and Tookie Tookie are both voiced by Cory Doran.
* TropeNamer: For WatchOutForThatTree, of course.



* UnCanceled: As of August 2013, the 2008 series has been picked up for more episodes.



** Ursula was originally named Jane in the unaired pilot and early scripts, but ABC executives ordered it changed to avoid a lawsuit from the estate of Creator/EdgarRiceBurroughs. The staff named Ursula after actress Ursula Andress.



* TheWikiRule: [[http://georgeofthejungle.wikia.com/wiki/George_of_the_Jungle George of the Jungle Wiki]]

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!! The 2007 / 2016 revival provides examples of:

* TheWikiRule: [[http://georgeofthejungle.wikia.com/wiki/George_of_the_Jungle {{Blooper}}
** Ursula (who was called Magnolia)-Her design was shortly reverted to her original run's Character design.
* ChannelHop: The 2008 series aired on Cartoon Network in the US. For the 2015 revival, it's moved to Creator/{{Kabillion}}.
** In the UK, the 2008 series aired on Nicktoons. The 2015 series airs on Boomerang.
*** In 2016 they started airing the 2008 series on Boomerang, [[BlatantLies advertising it as new episodes of the 2015 series]] and [[ManipulativeEditing using the opening and credits from the 2015 series]], despite the two shows being very different.
* TheOtherDarrin:
** The 2015 revival of the 2008 series replaced the entire voice cast due to production being moved from Vancouver to Toronto.
***
George of and Tookie Tookie are WesternAnimation/JimmyTwoShoes and [[WesternAnimation/TotalDramaIsland Mike/Mal]].
*** Ape is [[WesternAnimation/SamAndMaxFreelancePolice Max]] and [[WesternAnimation/AlmostNakedAnimals Howie]].
*** Magnolia (previously named Ursula) is Manga/SailorMoon (well,
the Jungle Wiki]]third one).
*** Ursula is voiced by Bridget Wareham, who has no previous voice credits.
*** The Narrator is [[Manga/SailorMoon Professor Tomoe]].
* ShortRunInPeru: Europe got the 2015 series before North America.
* SimilarlyNamedWorks: The 2008 series and the 2015 series both have an episode called "George Lays an Egg".
* TalkingToHimself: In the 2008 series Magnolia and Tookie Tookie are both voiced by Creator/TabithaStGermain.
** In the 2015 series, George and Tookie Tookie are both voiced by Cory Doran.
* UnCanceled: As of August 2013, the 2008 series has been picked up for more episodes.
2nd Jun '17 9:43:26 PM MarshalGrover
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*** Lyle's monologue about his escape was then reworked for a scene for the sequel, which was cut as well.
31st May '17 10:29:43 PM MarshalGrover
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* CastingGag: The woman who says she wishes she could meet a man like George is played by Afton Smith, Creator/BrendanFraser's wife at the time.

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* CastingGag: The woman who says she wishes she could meet a man like One of Ursula's friends fawning over George at the engagement party is played by Afton Smith, Creator/BrendanFraser's wife at the time.
9th Mar '17 7:33:11 PM Curiousgorge55
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* ChannelHop: The 2008 series aired on Cartoon Network in the US. For the 2015 revival, it's moved to Nickelodeon.

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* ChannelHop: The 2008 series aired on Cartoon Network in the US. For the 2015 revival, it's moved to Nickelodeon.Creator/{{Kabillion}}.
20th Dec '16 10:09:48 PM MarshalGrover
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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: Ursula was originally named Jane in the unaired pilot and early scripts, but ABC executives ordered it changed to avoid a lawsuit from the estate of Creator/EdgarRiceBurroughs. The staff named Ursula after actress Ursula Andress.

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: WhatCouldHaveBeen:
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Ursula was originally named Jane in the unaired pilot and early scripts, but ABC executives ordered it changed to avoid a lawsuit from the estate of Creator/EdgarRiceBurroughs. The staff named Ursula after actress Ursula Andress.Andress.
** In the 1997 film, the scene where Ape teaches George how to attract Ursula was meant to follow the first scene in the treehouse. Additionally, Ursula's vine-swinging lesson was supposed to immediately precede her and Lyle's reunion.
13th Oct '16 7:36:29 PM Ferot_Dreadnaught
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*** In 2016 they started airing the 2008 series on Boomerang, [[BlatantLies advertising it as new episodes of the 2015 series]] and [[ManipulativeEditing using the opening and credits from the 2015 series]], [[TheyJustDidntCare despite the two shows being very different]].

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*** In 2016 they started airing the 2008 series on Boomerang, [[BlatantLies advertising it as new episodes of the 2015 series]] and [[ManipulativeEditing using the opening and credits from the 2015 series]], [[TheyJustDidntCare despite the two shows being very different]].different.
14th Sep '16 6:36:39 AM smalltime
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*** In 2016 they started airing the 2008 series on Boomerang, [[BlatantLies advertising it as new episodes of the 2015 series and using the opening and credits from the 2015 series]], [[TheyJustDidntCare despite the two shows being very different]].

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*** In 2016 they started airing the 2008 series on Boomerang, [[BlatantLies advertising it as new episodes of the 2015 series series]] and [[ManipulativeEditing using the opening and credits from the 2015 series]], [[TheyJustDidntCare despite the two shows being very different]].
14th Sep '16 6:33:06 AM smalltime
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*** In 2016 they started airing the 2008 series on Boomerang, [[BlatantLies advertising it as new episodes of the 2015 series and using the opening and credits from the 2015 series]], despite the two shows being very different.

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*** In 2016 they started airing the 2008 series on Boomerang, [[BlatantLies advertising it as new episodes of the 2015 series and using the opening and credits from the 2015 series]], [[TheyJustDidntCare despite the two shows being very different.different]].
9th Aug '16 1:23:10 PM Ferot_Dreadnaught
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*** In 2016 they started airing the 2008 series on Boomerang, [[BlatantLies advertising it as new episodes of the 2015 series and using the opening and credits from the 2015 series]], [[TheyJustDidntCare despite the two shows being very different]].

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*** In 2016 they started airing the 2008 series on Boomerang, [[BlatantLies advertising it as new episodes of the 2015 series and using the opening and credits from the 2015 series]], [[TheyJustDidntCare despite the two shows being very different]].different.
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