History Trivia / MenInBlack

26th Jun '16 10:43:04 AM AnotherGuy
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* AccentDepundent: MIB agents are given code names taken from the alphabet. For some reason, however, the head agent, Z, is referred to as "Zed" rather than "Zee" which doesn't makes sense to those who are not aware of the UK/Canadian pronunciation of the letter.
* ActorAllusion / CastingGag: Agent J gets decked by an alien, parodying Will Smith punching an alien in ''Film/IndependenceDay''.
8th Apr '16 4:37:54 AM Morgenthaler
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* HeyItsThatGuy
** The "Edgar-Bug" from the first movie is [[Film/FullMetalJacket Gomer Pyle]]/[[Series/LawAndOrderCriminalIntent Detective Goren]], and Jeebs is Series/{{Monk}}.
** [[Film/TheAddamsFamily Lurch]] is an alien?!
** Laurel's morgue attendant is [[Series/ArrestedDevelopment Tobias Fünke]].
** Zed is [[Film/{{Dodgeball}} Patches O'Houlihan]] but only in the movies.



* HeyItsThatVoice:
** L in the first three seasons was played by [[Series/StarTrekVoyager Jennifer "Kes" Lien]].
*** And in season four, she was played by [[WesternAnimation/ThePowerpuffGirls Ms. Bellum]].
** K in the last three seasons was also [[TransformersGenerationOne Grimlock]] and [[{{Duckman}} Cornfed]].
** Frank the Pug was played by Eddie Barth, better known to audiences as [[WesternAnimation/SupermanTheAnimatedSeries Detective Bowman]].
** Season 2 saw the addition of Creator/GreggBerger as the voice of Agent K, voice of [[WesternAnimation/GarfieldAndFriends Orson Pig]].
** The villain Quintoon was played by René Auberjonois, better known as [[Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine Odo]].
** Kay's alien love interest Aileen is [[Series/SabrinaTheTeenageWitch Aunt Zelda]].
** [[Creator/DavidWarner Alpha]] is [[WesternAnimation/BatmanTheAnimatedSeries Ra's Al Ghul]], [[{{Freakazoid}} The Lobe]] and [[WesternAnimation/TheGrimAdventuresOfBillyAndMandy Nergal]], among others.
** Zed is [[WesternAnimation/TheCritic Duke Phillips]] and the Sheriff from {{Squidbillies}}, but only on TheAnimatedSeries.
** Buzzard is [[WesternAnimation/BatmanBeyond Blight]].
** Jeebs in the animated series is Creator/BillyWest, except for a few times that Tony Shaloub reprises the role.
3rd Feb '16 10:42:35 PM jormis29
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** QuentinTarantino was originally the first choice for Director after the success of ''Film/ReservoirDogs.'' Tarantino turned down the offer, instead choosing to focus on the creation of ''Film/PulpFiction.''

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** QuentinTarantino Creator/QuentinTarantino was originally the first choice for Director after the success of ''Film/ReservoirDogs.'' Tarantino turned down the offer, instead choosing to focus on the creation of ''Film/PulpFiction.''
9th Dec '15 6:21:10 PM MrKosta
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* CastingGag: The posters play on the fact that the film's two main stars had the last names [[WillSmith "Smith"]] and [[TommyLeeJones "Jones"]]... you know, the kind of super-plain codenames you'd expect two anonymous, black-suited government agents to use.
1st Dec '15 6:42:57 PM nombretomado
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** Frank the Pug was played by Eddie Barth, better known to audiences as [[SupermanTheAnimatedSeries Detective Bowman]].
** Season 2 saw the addition of Creator/GreggBerger as the voice of Agent K, voice of [[GarfieldAndFriends Orson Pig]].

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** Frank the Pug was played by Eddie Barth, better known to audiences as [[SupermanTheAnimatedSeries [[WesternAnimation/SupermanTheAnimatedSeries Detective Bowman]].
** Season 2 saw the addition of Creator/GreggBerger as the voice of Agent K, voice of [[GarfieldAndFriends [[WesternAnimation/GarfieldAndFriends Orson Pig]].
18th Oct '15 1:31:39 PM nombretomado
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*** And in season four, she was played by [[ThePowerpuffGirls Ms. Bellum]].

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*** And in season four, she was played by [[ThePowerpuffGirls [[WesternAnimation/ThePowerpuffGirls Ms. Bellum]].
7th Oct '15 4:31:37 PM jeffreyloonychen
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* ActorAllusion: This is not the first time Ed O'Ross [[Film/TheHidden fought aliens on the city streets]].
23rd Aug '15 9:03:14 PM nombretomado
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** The "Edgar-Bug" from the first movie is [[Film/FullMetalJacket Gomer Pyle]]/[[Series/LawAndOrderCriminalIntent Detective Goren]], and Jeebs is {{Monk}}.

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** The "Edgar-Bug" from the first movie is [[Film/FullMetalJacket Gomer Pyle]]/[[Series/LawAndOrderCriminalIntent Detective Goren]], and Jeebs is {{Monk}}.Series/{{Monk}}.



** Almost none of the actors from the movie reprised their roles for the show. [[{{Monk}} Tony Shalhoub]] did reprise Jeebs in a few early episodes, but Creator/BillyWest did the voice for the remainder of the series.

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** Almost none of the actors from the movie reprised their roles for the show. [[{{Monk}} [[Series/{{Monk}} Tony Shalhoub]] did reprise Jeebs in a few early episodes, but Creator/BillyWest did the voice for the remainder of the series.
26th May '15 9:35:19 PM fmpro
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* KeepCirculatingTheTapes: The first season was finally released on DVD in 2012 as a Target exclusive, but the rest of the series is still no where to be found.
20th May '15 12:46:17 PM erforce
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** The "Edgar-Bug" from the first movie is [[FullMetalJacket Gomer Pyle]]/[[Series/LawAndOrderCriminalIntent Detective Goren]], and Jeebs is {{Monk}}.
** [[Series/TheAddamsFamily Lurch]] is an alien?!

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** The "Edgar-Bug" from the first movie is [[FullMetalJacket [[Film/FullMetalJacket Gomer Pyle]]/[[Series/LawAndOrderCriminalIntent Detective Goren]], and Jeebs is {{Monk}}.
** [[Series/TheAddamsFamily [[Film/TheAddamsFamily Lurch]] is an alien?!
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