History Trivia / Leprechaun

15th Apr '16 1:24:22 AM Morgenthaler
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* HeyItsThatGuy:
** Film/{{Willow}} as an evil leprechaun, who harasses [[Series/{{Friends}} Rachel]].
** [[{{Series/Newhart}} One of the Darryl's]] winds up with a [[CruelAndUnusualDeath lep playing pogo on his lung]].
17th Mar '16 1:57:40 PM erics
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* RetroactiveRecognition: In away the writer of this (and his other films) do have a pattern. A weird "creature", teen characters, supernatural adventures, on/off sense of continuity, lots of verbal banter. What's this all mean? Turns out Mark Jones the writer, was also a writer at Creator/HannaBarbera and Creater/RubySpears for many years. It will be quite hard to unsee the influence once you do.

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* RetroactiveRecognition: In away the writer of this (and his other films) do have a pattern. A weird "creature", teen characters, supernatural adventures, on/off sense of continuity, lots of verbal banter. What's this all mean? Turns out Mark Jones the writer, was also a writer at Creator/HannaBarbera CreanaBarbera and Creater/RubySpears Cater/RubySpears for many years. It will be quite hard to unsee the influence once you do.



*** On the subject of crossovers, according to TonyTodd, he was once approached about a possible {{Candyman}} vs Leprechaun film. Todd sat there in StunnedSilence trying to process that the man was serious.



** Davis has also mentioned a potential pirate-themed sequel in numerous interviews. Whether this was ever a concrete idea or mere wishful thinking isn't clear.

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** *** Davis has also mentioned a potential pirate-themed sequel in numerous interviews. Whether this was ever a concrete idea or mere wishful thinking isn't clear.clear.
*** Recently, Brian Trenchard-Smith, the director of 3 and 4 revealed that years back he had pitched another film that would have placed the Leprechaun in the White House.



** Recently, Brian Trenchard-Smith, the director of 3 and 4 revealed that years back he had pitched another film that would have placed the Leprechaun in the White House.
** Early drafts for ''Origins'' were actually a lot closer in tone with the original movies.

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** Recently, Brian Trenchard-Smith, the director of 3 and 4 revealed that years back he had pitched another film that would have placed the Leprechaun in the White House.
** Early drafts for ''Origins'' were actually a lot closer in tone with the original movies.movies.
*** Considering that Hornswoggle has always been used as joke character (andwas originally said to be an actualleprechaun) it would've been moreappropriate to conntinue in Davis' tradition.
7th Sep '15 8:38:39 PM Homemaderat
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* RetroactiveRecongition: In away the writer of this (and his other films) do have a pattern. A weird "creature", teen characters, supernatural adventures, on/off sense of continuity, lots of verbal banter. What's this all mean? Turns out Mark Jones the writer, was also a writer at Creator/HannaBarbera and Creater/RubySpears for many years. It will be quite hard to unsee the influence once you do.

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* RetroactiveRecongition: RetroactiveRecognition: In away the writer of this (and his other films) do have a pattern. A weird "creature", teen characters, supernatural adventures, on/off sense of continuity, lots of verbal banter. What's this all mean? Turns out Mark Jones the writer, was also a writer at Creator/HannaBarbera and Creater/RubySpears for many years. It will be quite hard to unsee the influence once you do.
7th Sep '15 8:38:19 PM Homemaderat
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* RetroActiveRecongition: In away the writer of this (and his other films) do have a pattern. A weird "creature", teen characters, supernatural adventures, on/off sense of continuity, lots of verbal banter. What's this all mean? Turns out Mark Jones the writer, was also a writer at Creator/HannaBarbera and Creater/RubySpears for many years. It will be quite hard to unsee the influence once you do.

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* RetroActiveRecongition: RetroactiveRecongition: In away the writer of this (and his other films) do have a pattern. A weird "creature", teen characters, supernatural adventures, on/off sense of continuity, lots of verbal banter. What's this all mean? Turns out Mark Jones the writer, was also a writer at Creator/HannaBarbera and Creater/RubySpears for many years. It will be quite hard to unsee the influence once you do.
7th Sep '15 8:38:00 PM Homemaderat
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* RetroActiveRecongition: In away the writer of this (and his other films) do have a pattern. A weird "creature", teen characters, supernatural adventures, on/off sense of continuity, lots of verbal banter. What's this all mean? Turns out Mark Jones the writer, was also a writer at Creator/HannaBarbera and Creater/RubySpears for many years. It will be quite hard to unsee the influence once you do.
2nd Apr '15 12:29:55 PM erforce
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** With [[Series/LawAndOrderSpecialVictimsUnit Detective]] [[Music/{{IceT}} Fin]] as the secondary villain in ''In the Hood''.



** The commentary for ''Back 2 tha Hood'' reveals that the original plan was to have the film be set on an island during Spring Break. However, the comparatively positive reaction to ''In the Hood'' resulted in the producers insisting on making basically the same movie again.
** There were also plans to have the Bluewater Productions comic series crossover with the ''Film/{{Warlock}}'' comics made by the same company.

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** The commentary for ''Back 2 tha Hood'' reveals that the original plan was to have the film be set on an island during Spring Break. However, the comparatively positive reaction to ''In the Hood'' resulted in the producers insisting on making basically the same movie again.
** There were also plans to have the Bluewater Productions comic series crossover with the ''Film/{{Warlock}}'' comics made by the same company.
20th Mar '15 8:55:04 AM erforce
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* HeyItsThatGuy: Film/{{Willow}} as an evil leprechaun, who harasses [[Series/{{Friends}} Rachel]].

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* HeyItsThatGuy: HeyItsThatGuy:
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Film/{{Willow}} as an evil leprechaun, who harasses [[Series/{{Friends}} Rachel]].



** [[Series/HomeImprovement Heidi the Tool Girl]] plays one of the Space Marines in ''Leprechaun in Space''.
* WhatCouldHaveBeen: The commentary for ''Back 2 tha Hood'' reveals that the original plan was to have the film be set on an island during Spring Break. However, the comparatively positive reaction to ''In the Hood'' resulted in the producers insisting on making basically the same movie again.

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen:
** [[Series/HomeImprovement Heidi the Tool Girl]] plays one of the Space Marines in ''Leprechaun in Space''.
* WhatCouldHaveBeen:
The commentary for ''Back 2 tha Hood'' reveals that the original plan was to have the film be set on an island during Spring Break. However, the comparatively positive reaction to ''In the Hood'' resulted in the producers insisting on making basically the same movie again.
25th Jan '15 4:07:50 PM AllenbysEyes
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** [[Series/HomeImprovement Heidi the Tool Girl]] plays one of the Space Marines in ''Leprechaun in Space''.
25th Jan '15 3:49:49 PM AllenbysEyes
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** Davis has also mentioned a potential pirate-themed sequel in numerous interviews. Whether this was a concrete idea or mere wishful thinking isn't clear.

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** Davis has also mentioned a potential pirate-themed sequel in numerous interviews. Whether this was ever a concrete idea or mere wishful thinking isn't clear.
25th Jan '15 3:48:46 PM AllenbysEyes
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** Davis has also mentioned a potential pirate-themed sequel in numerous interviews. Whether this was a concrete idea or mere wishful thinking isn't clear.
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