History Trivia / RoadHouse

26th Apr '16 8:40:26 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* HeyItsThatGuy
** Morgan, the previous cooler of the roadhouse, is played by legendary [[ProfessionalWrestling professional wrestler]] (and Wrestling/{{WWE}} Hall of Famer) Terry Funk.
** The singer of the band in the beginning is the lead singer of Tito and the Tarantulas, the band that played during the striptease scene in ''Film/FromDuskTillDawn''.
** Anthony De Longis (Blade from ''Film/MastersOfTheUniverse'') appears as Ketchum, one of Wesley's top {{Mooks}}, although with a full head of hair he's difficult to recognize.
** Ben Gazzara as the villain, probably better known as Jackie Treehorn from ''Film/TheBigLebowski''.
* HeyItsThatVoice: [[Franchise/{{Transformers}} Starscream]] offers $20 to anyone interested in kissing his wife's bosom.
30th Jun '15 3:56:22 PM Premonition45
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* VindicatedByCable: In TheNineties, the number of cable channels exploded, all of which needed 24-hour programming. So the rights to lots of cheesy action movies were scooped up, and those movies put into heavy rotation. In particular, Turner (who owned TBS, the so-called "superstation") bought up the entire MGM film library, which just happened to include ''Road House''. And it wasn't long before TBS discovered the movie was drawing phenomenal ratings; Perhaps ''Road House'' is the very reason TBS is a "superstation".

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* VindicatedByCable: In When it was first released, it got slammed hard by critics, who saw it as a FollowUpFailure for Creator/PatrickSwayze after the success of ''Film/DirtyDancing''. But in TheNineties, the number of cable channels exploded, all of which needed 24-hour programming. So the rights to lots of cheesy action movies were scooped up, and those movies put into heavy rotation. In particular, Turner (who owned TBS, the so-called "superstation") bought up the entire MGM film library, which just happened to include ''Road House''. And it wasn't long before TBS discovered the movie was drawing phenomenal ratings; Perhaps ''Road House'' is the very reason TBS is a "superstation".
24th May '15 10:44:58 PM erforce
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** Ben Gazzara as the villain, probably better known as Jackie Treehorn from ''TheBigLebowski''.

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** Ben Gazzara as the villain, probably better known as Jackie Treehorn from ''TheBigLebowski''.''Film/TheBigLebowski''.
4th Jan '14 4:36:28 PM Premonition45
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* VindicatedByCable: In TheNineties, the number of cable channels exploded, all of which needed 24-hour programming. So the rights to lots of cheesy action movies were scooped up, and those movies put into heavy rotation. In particular, Turner (who owned TBS, the so-called "superstation") bought up the entire MGM film library, which just happened to include ''Road House''. And it wasn't long before TBS discovered the movie was drawing phenomenal ratings; Perhaps ''Road House'' is the very reason TBS is a "superstation".
15th Sep '13 4:10:22 AM StFan
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* HeyItsThatGuy:

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** Anthony De Longis (Blade from ''MastersOfTheUniverse'') appears as Ketchum, one of Wesley's top {{Mooks}}, although with a full head of hair he's difficult to recognize.

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** Anthony De Longis (Blade from ''MastersOfTheUniverse'') ''Film/MastersOfTheUniverse'') appears as Ketchum, one of Wesley's top {{Mooks}}, although with a full head of hair he's difficult to recognize.
25th Aug '13 12:33:16 AM Morgenthaler
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* PatrickSwayze (Dalton) and Ben Gazzara (Wesley) both died from pancreatic cancer. Swayze in 2009, and Gazzara in 2012.
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!!Listed Trivia:

* PatrickSwayze (Dalton) HeyItsThatGuy:
** Morgan, the previous cooler of the roadhouse, is played by legendary [[ProfessionalWrestling professional wrestler]] (and Wrestling/{{WWE}} Hall of Famer) Terry Funk.
** The singer of the band in the beginning is the lead singer of Tito
and the Tarantulas, the band that played during the striptease scene in ''Film/FromDuskTillDawn''.
** Anthony De Longis (Blade from ''MastersOfTheUniverse'') appears as Ketchum, one of Wesley's top {{Mooks}}, although with a full head of hair he's difficult to recognize.
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Ben Gazzara (Wesley) both died as the villain, probably better known as Jackie Treehorn from pancreatic cancer. Swayze in 2009, and Gazzara in 2012.
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''TheBigLebowski''.



* {{Troll}}: Kelly Lynch revealed [[http://www.avclub.com/articles/kelly-lynch-on-magic-city-john-hughes-and-playing,86567/ in an interview]] that every time BillMurray or his brothers come across ''Road House'' on TV, they call up her husband right when the sex scene happens and proceed to troll him about Kelly Lynch taking it from Patrick Swayze. Every time.

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* {{Troll}}: Kelly Lynch revealed [[http://www.avclub.com/articles/kelly-lynch-on-magic-city-john-hughes-and-playing,86567/ in an interview]] that every time BillMurray Creator/BillMurray or his brothers come across ''Road House'' on TV, they call up her husband right when the sex scene happens and proceed to troll him about Kelly Lynch taking it from Patrick Swayze. Every time.time.

!!Other Trivia:

* Creator/PatrickSwayze (Dalton) and Ben Gazzara (Wesley) both died from pancreatic cancer. Swayze in 2009, and Gazzara in 2012.

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23rd Jun '13 9:37:23 PM Premonition45
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* HeyItsThatVoice: [[Franchise/{{Transformers}} Starscream]] offers $20 to anyone interested in kissing his wife's bosom.
10th Jun '13 3:31:20 AM HarryLovesHermione
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* {{Troll}}: Kelly Lynch revealed [http://www.avclub.com/articles/kelly-lynch-on-magic-city-john-hughes-and-playing,86567/ in an interview]] that every time BillMurray or his brothers come across ''Road House'' on TV, they call up her husband right when the sex scene happens and proceed to troll him about Kelly Lynch taking it from Patrick Swayze. Every time.

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* {{Troll}}: Kelly Lynch revealed [http://www.[[http://www.avclub.com/articles/kelly-lynch-on-magic-city-john-hughes-and-playing,86567/ in an interview]] that every time BillMurray or his brothers come across ''Road House'' on TV, they call up her husband right when the sex scene happens and proceed to troll him about Kelly Lynch taking it from Patrick Swayze. Every time.
10th Jun '13 3:31:07 AM HarryLovesHermione
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* {{Troll}}: Kelly Lynch revealed in an interview that every time BillMurray or his brothers come across ''Road House'' on TV, they call up her husband right when the sex scene happens and proceed to troll him about Kelly Lynch taking it from Patrick Swayze. Every time.

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* {{Troll}}: Kelly Lynch revealed [http://www.avclub.com/articles/kelly-lynch-on-magic-city-john-hughes-and-playing,86567/ in an interview interview]] that every time BillMurray or his brothers come across ''Road House'' on TV, they call up her husband right when the sex scene happens and proceed to troll him about Kelly Lynch taking it from Patrick Swayze. Every time.
10th Jun '13 3:07:41 AM HarryLovesHermione
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* {{Troll}}: Kelly Lynch revealed in an interview that any time BillMurray or his brothers come across ''Road House'' on TV, they call up her husband right when the sex scene happens and proceed to troll him about Kelly Lynch taking it from Patrick Swayze.

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* {{Troll}}: Kelly Lynch revealed in an interview that any every time BillMurray or his brothers come across ''Road House'' on TV, they call up her husband right when the sex scene happens and proceed to troll him about Kelly Lynch taking it from Patrick Swayze.Swayze. Every time.
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