History Trivia / GroundhogDay

16th Jan '17 11:21:36 AM LarryMullen
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* CaliforniaDoubling: Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania is represented by Woodstock, Illinois. The hotel across from the square [[spoiler:where Phil jumps to his death from the tower]]? That would be the Woodstock Opera House.
** And once you’ve figured that out, you’ll have no difficulty in guessing that the city road that gets closed off and forces the crew to turn around is actually in UsefulNotes/{{Chicago}} (Waukegan, to be exact), not Pittsburgh.
15th Jan '17 6:58:44 PM mkmckoy
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* UnintentionalPeriodPiece: WordOfGod stated that they sought to avert this by making sure there were no topical references. Yet Phil lighting a woman's cigarette in a restaurant dates the movie.



** Apparently, one of the planned scripts showed that ''[[PlotTwist Rita]]'' was stuck in another time loop.
** WordOfGod stated they made sure there were no topical references to avoid dating the movie. With no pop culture references from TheNineties, the film as a timeless feel.

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** Apparently, one of the planned scripts showed that ''[[PlotTwist Rita]]'' was stuck in another time loop.
** WordOfGod stated they made sure there were no topical references to avoid dating the movie. With no pop culture references from TheNineties, the film as a timeless feel.
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11th Jul '16 10:49:37 PM AnotherGuy
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** Apparently, one of the planned scripts showed that ''[[PlotTwist Rita]]'' was stuck in another time loop.

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** Apparently, one of the planned scripts showed that ''[[PlotTwist Rita]]'' was stuck in another time loop.loop.
** WordOfGod stated they made sure there were no topical references to avoid dating the movie. With no pop culture references from TheNineties, the film as a timeless feel.
30th Jan '16 11:20:40 AM sonikkuruzu
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* RealLifeRelative: The mayor is played by Bill Murry's brother, Creator/BrianDoyleMurray.

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* RealLifeRelative: The mayor is played by Bill Murry's Murray's brother, Creator/BrianDoyleMurray.
5th Sep '15 5:44:22 PM maxwellsilver
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* CreatorBreakdown: Creator/BillMurray was going through a divorce during filming, which, coupled with arguments with Creator/HaroldRamis over what direction the movie should take, led to their friendship breaking down.

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* CreatorBreakdown: Creator/BillMurray was going through a divorce during filming, which, coupled with arguments with Creator/HaroldRamis over what direction the movie should take, led to their friendship breaking down. They reconciled afterwards, however.
4th Aug '15 10:11:36 PM lalaTKG
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** Apparently, one of the planned scripts showed that ''[[PlotTwist Rita]]'' was the one stuck in the time loops the entire time.

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** Apparently, one of the planned scripts showed that ''[[PlotTwist Rita]]'' was the one was stuck in the another time loops the entire time.loop.
4th Aug '15 10:10:16 PM lalaTKG
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** The original script had a HowWeGotHere structure, opening with showing Phil going through a day from beginning to end and leaving his knowledge of everything a mystery before flashing back to the start of the time loop.

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** The original script had a HowWeGotHere structure, opening with showing Phil going through a day from beginning to end and leaving his knowledge of everything a mystery before flashing back to the start of the time loop.loop.
** Apparently, one of the planned scripts showed that ''[[PlotTwist Rita]]'' was the one stuck in the time loops the entire time.
5th Apr '15 1:21:21 PM DrOO7
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* AFIS100Years100Laughs: #34
* AFIS10Top10:
** #8, Fantasy
20th Mar '15 8:13:11 PM KhesterBarbatos
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* RealLifeRelative: The m,ayor is played by Bill Murry's brother, Creator/BrianDoyleMurray.

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* RealLifeRelative: The m,ayor mayor is played by Bill Murry's brother, Creator/BrianDoyleMurray.
25th Feb '15 7:20:39 AM Anicomicgeek
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** See MistakenForGay on the main page, and then realize that that scene was ''improvised'' by Bill Murray; Ned's reaction was largely genuine. Stephen Tobolowsky (who plays Ned) is a great character actor, and did plenty of improvisation in the film, too.

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** See MistakenForGay on the main page, and then realize that that scene was ''improvised'' by Bill Murray; Ned's reaction was largely genuine. Stephen Tobolowsky StephenTobolowsky (who plays Ned) is a great character actor, and did plenty of improvisation in the film, too.



* RetroactiveRecognition:
** The assistant weatherman who's taking Phil's slot for the 10 o'clock show? It's [[Series/WhiteCollar Mozzie]]! Only slightly less bald.
** Larry the cameraman is [[Film/SnowDay the Snowplow man]].
** The groom who receives the ''Wrestlemania'' tickets? Creator/MichaelShannon.
** The young bride-to-be/bride Creator/HyndenWalch.
** The mayor is [[WesternAnimation/TheMarvelousMisadventuresOfFlapjack Captain K'nuckles]].

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* RetroactiveRecognition:
**
RealLifeRelative: The assistant weatherman who's taking Phil's slot for the 10 o'clock show? It's [[Series/WhiteCollar Mozzie]]! Only slightly less bald.
** Larry the cameraman
m,ayor is [[Film/SnowDay the Snowplow man]].
** The groom who receives the ''Wrestlemania'' tickets? Creator/MichaelShannon.
** The young bride-to-be/bride Creator/HyndenWalch.
** The mayor is [[WesternAnimation/TheMarvelousMisadventuresOfFlapjack Captain K'nuckles]].
played by Bill Murry's brother, Creator/BrianDoyleMurray.



** The original script had a HowWeGotHere structure, opening with showing Phil going through a day from beginning to end and leaving his knowledge of everything a mystery before flashing back to the start of the time loop.

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** The original script had a HowWeGotHere structure, opening with showing Phil going through a day from beginning to end and leaving his knowledge of everything a mystery before flashing back to the start of the time loop.
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