History WesternAnimation / TheRugratsMovie

4th May '16 4:54:41 PM ngh93
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** When Angelica asks Drew "How come you told mommy that Aunt Didi got saddled with a loser?" Stu is, understandably, insulted. Young audiences probably won't get what that means until they've reached adolescence.

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** When Angelica asks Drew "How come you told mommy that Aunt Didi got saddled with a loser?" Stu is, understandably, insulted. Young audiences probably won't get what that "saddled with" means until they've reached adolescence.adolescence. Stu is, understandably, insulted, while Angelica can be justified, since she ''really'' has no idea what she's saying.
4th May '16 4:51:39 PM ngh93
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** When Angelica asks Drew "How come you told mommy that Aunt Didi got saddled with a loser?" Stu is, understandably, insulted. Adults are more likely to understand what "saddled with" means.

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** When Angelica asks Drew "How come you told mommy that Aunt Didi got saddled with a loser?" Stu is, understandably, insulted. Adults are more likely to understand Young audiences probably won't get what "saddled with" means.that means until they've reached adolescence.
4th May '16 4:50:41 PM ngh93
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** When Angelica asks Drew "How come you told mommy that Aunt Didi got saddled with a loser?" Stu is, understandably, insulted.

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** When Angelica asks Drew "How come you told mommy that Aunt Didi got saddled with a loser?" Stu is, understandably, insulted. Adults are more likely to understand what "saddled with" means.
29th Apr '16 8:50:15 AM ThorfinnRowle
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* DroppedGlasses: At one point the monkeys steal Chuckie's glasses. A bit later Chuckie complains that the situation couldn't get any worse only to step on his glasses cracking the lenses. For the rest of the movie he has a hard time seeing due to the broken glasses having a kaleidoscope effect.
19th Apr '16 10:37:06 AM erforce
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* BookEnds: The prologue and the epilogue feature an "[[IndianaJones Okeydokey Jones]]" game of pretend, though in the latter Dil makes an appearance.

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* BookEnds: The prologue and the epilogue feature an "[[IndianaJones "[[Franchise/IndianaJones Okeydokey Jones]]" game of pretend, though in the latter Dil makes an appearance.



* FakeOutOpening: The Rugrats in a "[[IndianaJones Okeydokey Jones]]" fantasy sequence.

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* FakeOutOpening: The Rugrats in a "[[IndianaJones "[[Franchise/IndianaJones Okeydokey Jones]]" fantasy sequence.



** "[[IndianaJones Okeydokey Jones]]". The FakeOutOpening even has the theme song!
** Angelica quotes an altered version of Tommy Lee Jones' famous line from Film/TheFugitive when resolving to find the babies.

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** "[[IndianaJones "[[Franchise/IndianaJones Okeydokey Jones]]". The FakeOutOpening even has the theme song!
** Angelica quotes an altered version of Tommy Lee Jones' Creator/TommyLeeJones' famous line from Film/TheFugitive ''Film/TheFugitive'' when resolving to find the babies.
16th Apr '16 5:15:33 PM kablammin45
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** Incidentally, Music/DavidBowie was asked by the producers to provide a song for the movie. The result was "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kEGF4ev2vH4 Safe]]", which has the qualities of this trope. However, the song ultimately went unused.
15th Mar '16 8:47:45 AM axle-k89
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** The argument between Stu and Drew when we first see them sets up the relationship Tommy will have with Dil.

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** The argument between Stu and Drew when we first see them sets up the relationship that, at first, Tommy will have with Dil.Dil because of how the brothers (both Stu and Drew and Tommy and Dil) don't connect.
15th Mar '16 8:40:17 AM axle-k89
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* ChekhovsGun: The Reptar wagon, and Dactar.
** The Circus Monkeys

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* ChekhovsGun: The Reptar wagon, and Dactar.Stu's Dactar glider.
** The Circus MonkeysMonkeys.



*** Dil's pacifier falls out of the Reptar Wagon on to the road. Later when Spike is towing Angelica across the road, Spike finds the pacifier on the ground and stops. But Angelica keeps going, and Spike is tugged along on his leash as he and Angelica fall into a ditch in the woods. Later, When the police and the adults are investigating the Mattress Truck Accident, Lt. Klavin finds Dil's pacifier and shows it to Stu and Didi, who gasp in shock.
** The goat that Grandpa Boris gives to Didi

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*** Dil's pacifier falls out of the Reptar Wagon on to the road. Later when Spike is towing Angelica across the road, Spike finds the pacifier on the ground and stops. But Angelica keeps going, and Spike is tugged along on his leash as he and Angelica fall into a ditch in the woods. Later, When when the police and the adults are investigating the Mattress Truck Accident, Lt. Klavin finds Dil's pacifier and shows it to Stu and Didi, who gasp in shock.
** The goat that Grandpa Boris gives to DidiDidi.



* DisneyDeath: [[spoiler: Spike who saves the babies from the huge vicious wolf, ending with both of them falling of the bridge and over a waterfall. Fortunately, Spike manages to survive by landing at the bottom of the bridge.]]

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* DisneyDeath: [[spoiler: Spike who saves the babies from the huge vicious wolf, ending with both of them falling of off the bridge and over a waterfall. Fortunately, Spike manages to survive by landing at the bottom of the bridge.]]



** The argument between Stu and Drew when we first see them sets up the relationship Tommy will have with Dil.



* HighPressureEmotion: Drew Pickles' head boils red after finding out his brother [[PapaWolf lost Angelica]]. One guess as to what Drew [[NoHoldsBarredBeatdown attempts to do afterwards]].

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* HighPressureEmotion: Drew Pickles' head boils red after finding out his brother Stu [[PapaWolf lost Angelica]]. One guess as to what Drew [[NoHoldsBarredBeatdown attempts to do afterwards]].



* ItsAllAboutMe: Dil has this attitude [[spoiler:until Tommy blows up at him and is about to let the monkeys take him away. At that moment, Dil suffers a HeelRealization.]]



'''Stu''': ''I'' lost the kids?\\

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'''Stu''': ''I'' lost the kids?\\kids?!\\



** This is repeated later in the movie, when Chuckie suffers a HeelRealization and insists they go back to help Tommy. Phil and Lil again refuse, reminding him he only cared about Dil's well being rather than his. Chuckie makes the meek reasoning "Well someone has to...don't they?". It seems to work.

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** This is repeated later in the movie, when Chuckie suffers a HeelRealization and insists they go back to help Tommy. Phil and Lil again refuse, reminding him he only cared about Dil's well being wellbeing rather than his. Chuckie makes the meek reasoning "Well someone somebody has to...to... don't they?". It seems to work.
22nd Feb '16 12:45:10 PM ngh93
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-->''(Tommy trips over something)''\\
'''Chuckie''': Tommy, are you okay?\\
'''Tommy''': I'm fine. I just tripped in a little hole, that's all.\\
(''camera zooms on a large paw print on the ground'')\\
'''Chuckie''': Gosh, it looks kinda like Spike's feet, only if he was a giant.\\
'''Phil''': I saw feetprints like that in our storybook. A wolf made them, and then he ate that Little Red Riding girl.\\
'''Chuckie''': The wolf ate a girl?\\
'''Phil''': They got her out.\\
'''Tommy''': I don't think it's a wolf, Chuckie. If it was, we'd hear him say...\\
''(The wolf howls in the distance as Tommy prepares to mimic such a sound.)''\\
'''Phil''': That was pretty good.\\
'''Tommy''': I didn't do anything.\\
''(The wolf howls again.'')\\
'''All''': WOLF!!! (''The Rugrats jump into into the Reptar Wagon and speed off)''
21st Feb '16 8:34:53 PM Cakeman
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* HateSink: Rex Pester, the obnoxious news reporter, though he never actually interacts with the protagonists.

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* HateSink: Rex Pester, the obnoxious news reporter, though he who gets Drew to fight Stu and tells Didi that she might never actually interacts with the protagonists.see her children again.
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