History Trivia / SkyCaptainAndTheWorldOfTomorrow

5th Oct '16 2:40:42 AM CumbersomeTercel
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* ActorAllusion: Jude Law and Gwyneth Paltrow of ''Film/TheTalentedMrRipley''.
* AwesomeDearBoy: ''In spades''. From Jude Law getting to work with Creator/LaurenceOlivier, to him and Gwyneth Paltrow signing on ''immediately after watching the demo reel'', to Angelina Jolie getting to wear an EyepatchOfPower and a goldfish-bowl space helmet.
* BillingDisplacement: A sterling example. Law and Paltrow are billed diagonally. On ''the same card,'' Jolie gets the "and" honor by being billed as "and Angelina Jolie". They thus manage a triple simultaneous diagonal bill where everyone gets a position of honor.

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* ActorAllusion: Jude Law Creator/JudeLaw and Gwyneth Paltrow Creator/GwynethPaltrow of ''Film/TheTalentedMrRipley''.
* AwesomeDearBoy: ''In spades''. From Jude Law Creator/JudeLaw getting to work with Creator/LaurenceOlivier, to him and Gwyneth Paltrow Creator/GwynethPaltrow signing on ''immediately after watching the demo reel'', to Angelina Jolie Creator/AngelinaJolie getting to wear an EyepatchOfPower and a goldfish-bowl space helmet.
* BillingDisplacement: A sterling example. Law Creator/JudeLaw and Paltrow Creator/GwynethPaltrow are billed diagonally. On ''the same card,'' Jolie gets the "and" honor by being billed as "and Angelina Jolie".Creator/AngelinaJolie". They thus manage a triple simultaneous diagonal bill where everyone gets a position of honor.



* FakeNationality: Englishman Jude Law plays the American hero, while American Creator/AngelinaJolie plays "Franky". Jolie's accent was mocked by some critics, though she's merely riffing on the stiff-upper-lip jargon of British war propaganda.

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* FakeNationality: Englishman Jude Law Creator/JudeLaw plays the American hero, while American Creator/AngelinaJolie plays "Franky". Jolie's accent was mocked by some critics, though she's merely riffing on the stiff-upper-lip jargon of British war propaganda.
11th Aug '16 6:05:11 PM Exxolon
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* CreatorKiller: The film destroyed brothers Kerry (director and writer) and Kevin (production designer) Conran's careers - neither have done anything of note since.
28th Apr '16 11:42:36 AM Morgenthaler
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* HeyItsThatGuy: [[Film/IronMan Pepper?]] [[{{Film/Avatar}} Selfridge?]] ''[[Film/SherlockHolmes Watson?]]'' What are you doing here? [[Film/HarryPotter Professor Dumbledore]], is that you? All this, and [[Film/LaraCroftTombRaider Lara Croft]] in an eyepatch! Not to mention the fact that [[Film/TheCrow Myca]] is a killer robot working for Creator/LaurenceOlivier.
11th Apr '16 6:11:19 AM VoxAquila
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* OneWorkWonder: Kerry Conran never directed another feature film.

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* OneWorkWonder: Kerry Conran never directed another feature film. film, and the box office failure of this one took such a toil that he refuses to discuss the project.
22nd Feb '16 1:41:00 PM VoxAquila
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* OneWorkWonder: Kerry Conran never directed another feature film.
29th Jan '16 12:16:09 PM Cieloazul
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* AcclaimedFlop: The movie received an astonishing 72% in RottenTomatoes, but did not make up its budget.

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* AcclaimedFlop: The movie received an astonishing 72% in RottenTomatoes, Website/RottenTomatoes, but did not make up its budget.
29th Jan '16 12:13:23 PM Cieloazul
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* AcclaimedFlop: The movie received an astonishing 72% in RottenTomatoes, but did not make up its budget.
3rd Nov '15 3:31:32 AM Arivne
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* CastingGag: [[spoiler: Totenkopf turns out to have been DeadAllAlong, [[FakeShemp just like his actor]] Sir Creator/LaurenceOlivier, who died 15 years before the movie was made.]]
30th Jun '15 2:34:40 PM HeraldAlberich
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* BillingDisplacement: A sterling example. Law and Paltrow are billed diagonally. On ''the same card,'' Jolie gets the "and" honor by being billed as "and Angelina Jolie". They thus manage a triple simultaneous diagonal bill where everyone gets a position of honor.
13th Aug '14 6:20:46 AM Morgenthaler
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* AwesomeDearBoy: ''In spades''. From Jude Law getting to work with LaurenceOlivier, to him and Gwyneth Paltrow signing on ''immediately after watching the demo reel'', to Angelina Jolie getting to wear an EyepatchOfPower and a goldfish-bowl space helmet.
* HeyItsThatGuy: [[Film/IronMan Pepper?]] [[{{Film/Avatar}} Selfridge?]] ''[[Film/SherlockHolmes Watson?]]'' What are you doing here? [[Film/HarryPotter Professor Dumbledore]], is that you? All this, and [[Film/LaraCroftTombRaider Lara Croft]] in an eyepatch! Not to mention the fact that [[Film/TheCrow Myca]] is a killer robot working for LaurenceOlivier.

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* ActorAllusion: Jude Law and Gwyneth Paltrow of ''Film/TheTalentedMrRipley''.
* AwesomeDearBoy: ''In spades''. From Jude Law getting to work with LaurenceOlivier, Creator/LaurenceOlivier, to him and Gwyneth Paltrow signing on ''immediately after watching the demo reel'', to Angelina Jolie getting to wear an EyepatchOfPower and a goldfish-bowl space helmet.
* DoingItForTheArt: The film's creator spent years developing software to achieve a film with ''this specific look,'' and then pitched a film around it.
* FakeNationality: Englishman Jude Law plays the American hero, while American Creator/AngelinaJolie plays "Franky". Jolie's accent was mocked by some critics, though she's merely riffing on the stiff-upper-lip jargon of British war propaganda.
* HeyItsThatGuy: [[Film/IronMan Pepper?]] [[{{Film/Avatar}} Selfridge?]] ''[[Film/SherlockHolmes Watson?]]'' What are you doing here? [[Film/HarryPotter Professor Dumbledore]], is that you? All this, and [[Film/LaraCroftTombRaider Lara Croft]] in an eyepatch! Not to mention the fact that [[Film/TheCrow Myca]] is a killer robot working for LaurenceOlivier.Creator/LaurenceOlivier.
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