History WesternAnimation / JimmyNeutronBoyGenius

21st Feb '17 8:41:49 AM Mario1995
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* ThrownOutTheAirlock: Goobot has one of his {{Mook}}s "spaced" out of the ship for showing up in his throne unannounced, [[{{DisproportionateRetribution despite the fact that he was just showing the King the toaster satellite he found]].

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* ThrownOutTheAirlock: Goobot has one of his {{Mook}}s "spaced" out of the ship for showing up in his throne unannounced, [[{{DisproportionateRetribution [[DisproportionateRetribution despite the fact that he was just showing the King the toaster satellite he found]].
21st Feb '17 8:41:27 AM Mario1995
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** The designs for the prototype fly cycle for Goddard Jimmy shows to Carl at school. [[spoiler:Jimmy first tests the fly cycle during the climatic battle between Jimmy and King Goobot]].


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* ThrownOutTheAirlock: Goobot has one of his {{Mook}}s "spaced" out of the ship for showing up in his throne unannounced, [[{{DisproportionateRetribution despite the fact that he was just showing the King the toaster satellite he found]].
16th Jan '17 8:57:16 AM hubakon1368
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* GoodBadBugs: [[InUniverse Goddard's "Play Dead" mode]], which is a SelfDestructMechanism. Although fixing that was on Jimmy's to-do list, he decided to "make that bug a feature" after it helped [[spoiler:bust the kids out of the dungeon]].

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* GoodBadBugs: [[InUniverse InUniverse example. Goddard's "Play Dead" mode]], mode, which is a SelfDestructMechanism. Although fixing that was on Jimmy's to-do list, he decided to "make that bug a feature" after it helped [[spoiler:bust the kids out of the dungeon]].
5th Jan '17 9:15:05 AM LloydNebulon
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* {{Adorkable}}: Jimmy.

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* {{Adorkable}}: Jimmy.Jimmy is the movie's nerdy and adorable protagonist.



*** Jimmy and his friends are all TrueCompanions in the movie, but in the show, it takes them time to revert back to this.

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*** Jimmy Jimmy, Carl, Sheen, Cindy, Libby and his friends Nick are all TrueCompanions in the movie, but in the show, it takes them time to revert back to this.
5th Jan '17 5:53:44 AM LloydNebulon
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* BreakTheCutie: It happens when everybody realizes that everything is Jimmy's fault and Goddard is taken from him. Later, Jimmy starts crying and feeling useless.



** In the animation department: Cindy's hair; pigtails in the movie, ponytail in the series that came after. All the kids had different character designs. Jimmy wore shorts and loafers instead of sneakers and jeans, Carl wore suspenders, and Sheen had collars on the end of his sleeves. Goddard also talks while giving Jimmy options, though his abilities do depend on the writer.

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** In the animation department: Cindy's hair; pigtails in the movie, ponytail in the series that came after. All the kids had different character designs. Jimmy wore shorts and loafers instead of sneakers and jeans, Carl wore suspenders, and Sheen had collars on the end of his sleeves.
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Goddard also talks while giving Jimmy options, though his abilities do depend on the writer.



*** Sheen is smarter than he is in the TV series and his own (which is saying a lot).

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*** Sheen is smarter and less hyperactive than he is in the TV series and his own (which is saying a lot).lot).
*** Jimmy and his friends are all TrueCompanions in the movie, but in the show, it takes them time to revert back to this.



** Also, Cindy giving Jimmy advice after all the kids are angry at him [[NiceJobBreakingItHero because he caused their parents to get kidnapped.]]

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** Also, Cindy giving comforting Jimmy advice after all the kids are angry at blame him [[NiceJobBreakingItHero because he caused their parents to get kidnapped.]]
22nd Dec '16 8:53:10 PM TheBigBopper
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* AcademicAlphaBitch: Cindy.

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* AcademicAlphaBitch: Cindy.Cindy's goal is to stay at the top of the class and be admired by everyone, so she doesn't conceal her resentment whenever Jimmy steals her spotlight.



* AdultsAreUseless: Taken to its literal extreme, ThereAreNoAdults, in the movie, when the entire grown-up population of Retroville is kidnapped by aliens.

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* AdultsAreUseless: Taken AdultsAreUseless:
** Jimmy's homeroom teacher doesn't have any way
to its literal extreme, ThereAreNoAdults, in control the movie, when rivalry between Jimmy and Cindy, while his parents don't quite know how to discipline a son who's a precocious MadScientist. There also isn't any response from the entire grown-up population of government or anyone outside Retroville is kidnapped by aliens.when an alien fleet comes and abducts all the grownups, leaving the kids to mount the rescue of their parents. Downplayed in how the kids initially celebrate that there are no adults to tell them what to do, but then they realize that they can't take proper care of themselves or function emotionally without their moms and dads.



* WhamLine: "Good night, Jimmy. Sweet dreams. We'll see you in the morning."

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* WhamLine: "Good night, Jimmy. Sweet dreams. We'll see you in the morning."" This is when Jimmy realizes everyone's parents didn't actually go to Florida.
16th Dec '16 3:15:30 AM axle-k89
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* EurekaMoment: Jimmy has two, where the camera zooms through his ear into his brain as he tries to think of an idea, and goes "Brain blast!" when he gets one of these.

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* EurekaMoment: EurekaMoment:
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Jimmy has two, where the camera zooms through his ear into his brain as he tries to think of an idea, and goes "Brain blast!" when he gets one of these.these.
** He gets another one in the cell thanks to Nick, which gives him the idea [[spoiler:to free Goddard and use him to get out of the cell]].


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* HiddenHeartOfGold: [[spoiler:After Goddard busts down the dungeon door and Jimmy frees the others,]] Cindy tells Jimmy it won't be pretty if he tells anyone she was nice to him.


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* ThisIsGonnaSuck: Jimmy when, after crashing into the chimeny, most of it falls over on to the car in the driveway.


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* UnusuallyUninterestingSight: Hugh has one after Jimmy crashes on the roof at the start.
-->'''Hugh:''' Well, what do you know? The chimney fell off again.
14th Dec '16 5:13:20 AM axle-k89
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* {{Foreshadowing}}: As the kids in their rockets see the sun before the meteor shower, Jimmy and Cindy briefly share a smile before each of them turn away.

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* {{Foreshadowing}}: {{Foreshadowing}}:
** Goobot pauses Jimmy's satellite transmission [[spoiler:on an image of Judy and Hugh and saying, "They look delicious" sets up how the parents are going to be abducted and then uses as sacrifices for Poultra.]]
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As the kids in their rockets see the sun before the meteor shower, Jimmy and Cindy briefly share a smile before each of them turn away.



* JerkAss: Nick.

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* JerkAss: GoshDarnItToHeck: Ooblar has a moment of this after his shell breaks.
-->'''Ooblar''': "Oh, poo!"
* HumanShield: Well, Alien Shield. Goobot uses Ooblar to protect himself when Poultra topples towards them.
* InelegantBlubbering: During the kids' news report about the aftermath of the shenanigans the kids had without their parents around, Courtney cracks and says she misses her mother too, before dissolving into this.
* {{Jerkass}}:
Nick.


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* LimitedWardrobe: As seen when Jimmy is getting dressed in his room, his wardrobe consists entirely of the same red shirts and blue pants.


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* RedIsHeroic: Jimmy wears a red shirt and is the film's protagonist, as well as the leader of the kids when they head to Yolkus to rescue their parents.


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* TapOnTheHead: Sheen uses the escape ship to whack Poultra on the head before landing the ship in the arena.
4th Dec '16 1:17:31 PM LarryMullen
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* MissingTrailerScene: Pretty much everything in [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LmLoVgbJhk8 the teaser]]. Justified, as a lot of it is very early test footage. Most of the scenes got recycled for smaller shorts that premiered during commercial breaks on Nickelodeon around the time the film came out.
27th Nov '16 8:43:07 AM axle-k89
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* ChildProdigy: Jimmy, being about yen years old and probably the smartest kid in Retroville. He even calls himself a genius.
* ComicallyMissingThePoint: Jimmy, when trying to come up with a plan that will enable him, Carl and Sheen to go to Retroland that evening, he cites the influence of positive reinforcement as an idea, citing the giving of bananas to monkeys as an example, and the same principle should work on their parents. Carl remarks that his dad is allergic to bananas.


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* EurekaMoment: Jimmy has two, where the camera zooms through his ear into his brain as he tries to think of an idea, and goes "Brain blast!" when he gets one of these.


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* FatAndSkinny: Carl is the Fat to Jimmy's Skinny.


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* TheLancer: Carl is this to Jimmy, being more dopey [[CowardlySidekick and cowardly]] than him.


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* TheSmartGuy: Jimmy is very much this, having created everything in his own underground lab under his house, probably having built the lab himself in the first place, and comes up with many plans in the film himself. However, despite his intelligence, he is still a ten-year-old kid and [[DidntThinkThisThrough sometimes makes]] [[NiceJobBreakingItHero bad decisions]].
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