History YMMV / Aquamarine

22nd Sep '17 4:11:43 PM ngh93
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* NightmareFuel: The climax where [[spoiler: Cecilia pushes Aquamarine off the pier for Aquamarine's angry father to suck her back to her home]] is ''extremely'' intense. [[spoiler: A whirlpool just sucks violently sucks Aqua as the sky suddenly grows dark and the sea turns as black as ink.]]

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* NightmareFuel: The climax where [[spoiler: Cecilia pushes Aquamarine off the pier for Aquamarine's angry father to suck her back to her home]] is ''extremely'' intense. [[spoiler: A whirlpool just sucks violently sucks Aqua as the sky suddenly grows dark and the sea turns as black as ink.]]
22nd Jul '17 11:57:37 AM fearlessnikki
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* DesignatedHero: Done on purpose with Hailey. She plans to use Aqua's wish to force her mother to stay in town. Then she eventually realises that it's her mother's dream to go to work in Australia - and learns AnAesop.
** Played straight with [[MisunderstoodLonerWithAHeartOfGold Leonard]]. Though he seems to be a decent guy, it's implied he used ''his'' wish from Aqua to gain the attention of a woman he's been interested in, ''without'' considering her say in the matter. Unlike with Hailey, he's never called out on this.

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* DesignatedHero: DesignatedHero:
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Done on purpose with Hailey. She plans to use Aqua's wish to force her mother to stay in town. Then she eventually realises that it's her mother's dream to go to work in Australia - and learns AnAesop.
** Played straight with [[MisunderstoodLonerWithAHeartOfGold Leonard]]. Though he seems to be a decent guy, it's implied he used ''his'' wish from Aqua to gain the attention of a woman he's been interested in, ''without'' considering her say in the matter. Unlike with Hailey, he's never called out on this.[[note]]Aqua says that the mermaid wishes can't violate the laws of physics, so it is possible he just asked for the courage to talk to the woman, but it's never elaborated on.[[/note]]



* SpecialEffectFailure: The conversation between Raymond and Aqua in the sea is a pretty obvious green screen effect.

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* SpecialEffectFailure: The conversation between Raymond and Aqua in the sea is a pretty obvious green screen effect.effect.
* WhatDoYouMeanItsForKids: While it is family friendly for the most part, it's quite surprising that the movie forgoes the SeashellBra and gives Aqua GodivaHair instead.
7th Jun '17 5:27:48 PM ngh93
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* NightmareFuel: The climax where [[spoiler Cecilia pushes Aquamarine off the pier for Aquamarine's angry father to suck her back to her home]] is ''extremely'' intense. [[spoiler: A whirlpool just sucks violently sucks Aqua as the sky suddenly grows dark and the sea turns as black as ink.]]

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* NightmareFuel: *NightmareFuel: The climax where [[spoiler [[spoiler: Cecilia pushes Aquamarine off the pier for Aquamarine's angry father to suck her back to her home]] is ''extremely'' intense. [[spoiler: A whirlpool just sucks violently sucks Aqua as the sky suddenly grows dark and the sea turns as black as ink.]] ]]
7th Jun '17 5:27:40 PM ngh93
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*NightmareFuel: The climax where [[spoiler Cecilia pushes Aquamarine off the pier for Aquamarine's angry father to suck her back to her home]] is ''extremely'' intense. [[spoiler: A whirlpool just sucks violently sucks Aqua as the sky suddenly grows dark and the sea turns as black as ink.]]
23rd Jan '17 8:59:17 AM QuarrelsomeChevon
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** Played straight with [[MisunderstoodLonerWithAHeartOfGold Leonard]]. Though he seems to be a decent guy, it's implied he used ''his'' wish from Aqua to gain the attention of a woman he's been interested in, ''without'' considering her say in the matter. Unlike with Hailey, he's never called out on this.
12th Aug '16 12:25:05 PM fearlessnikki
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* SugarWiki/AwesomeMusic: The cover of "Island In The Sun" that plays over Raymond and Aquamarine's dance.



* HilariousInHindsight: The scene where Aqua stands before the ocean preparing to go home mirrors the opening for Taylor Swift's "Out Of The Woods" video.

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* HilariousInHindsight: HilariousInHindsight:
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The scene where Aqua stands before the ocean preparing to go home mirrors the opening for Taylor Swift's "Out Of The Woods" video.video.
** The two girls discuss the possibility of dying a SlasherMovie death. Ten years later, Emma Roberts has to experience that in ''{{Film/Scream4}}'', ''Series/AmericanHorrorStory'' and ''Series/ScreamQueens2015''.
* JustHereForGodzilla: People who didn't like the film admitted that it was worth watching for Sara Paxton's hilarious performance.
9th Aug '16 12:18:28 PM TheWriterMan
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* HilariousInHindsight: The scene where Aqua stands before the ocean preparing to go home mirrors the opening for Taylor Swift's "Out Of The Woods" video.
18th Nov '15 2:04:50 PM fearlessnikki
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* AdaptationDisplacement: The movie is a little more well-known than the book.


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* OlderThanTheyThink: The Aesop that [[spoiler: true love isn't confined to romantic relationships]] appears here, predating ''{{Disney/Frozen}}'' and ''Series/OnceUponATime'' by six years.
18th Nov '15 1:49:55 PM fearlessnikki
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* LesYay: Claire and Hailey. And how! They sleep in the same bed and spend the whole movie not wanting to be separated, acting like StarcrossedLovers. Also both of them and Aquamarine. At the end, [[FriendshipMoment they even say that they love her]].

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* DesignatedHero: Done on purpose with Hailey. She plans to use Aqua's wish to force her mother to stay in town. Then she eventually realises that it's her mother's dream to go to work in Australia - and learns AnAesop.
* SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments: After [[spoiler: Raymond says he doesn't love Aquamarine]] her father conjures up a huge storm to take her back to the sea. Claire and Hailey swim out - Claire ignoring her fear of drowning - to save her. She asks why and they reply "because we love you, Aqua". [[spoiler: Having been taught about the nature of love now, Aqua's father calls off the storm]].
* LesYay: Claire and Hailey. And how! They sleep in the same bed and spend the whole movie not wanting to be separated, acting like StarcrossedLovers. Also both of them and Aquamarine. At the end, [[FriendshipMoment they even say that they love her]].her]].
* NarmCharm: Aqua's attempts to dance to "Island in the Sun" are so terrible they're absolutely {{Adorkable}}.
* SpecialEffectFailure: The conversation between Raymond and Aqua in the sea is a pretty obvious green screen effect.
19th Nov '13 5:49:19 PM firejewel
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* LesYay: Claire and Hailey. And how! They sleep in the same bed and spend the whole movie not wanting to be separated, acting like StarcrossedLovers. Also both of them and Aquamarine. At the end, they even say that they love her.

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* LesYay: Claire and Hailey. And how! They sleep in the same bed and spend the whole movie not wanting to be separated, acting like StarcrossedLovers. Also both of them and Aquamarine. At the end, [[FriendshipMoment they even say that they love her.her]].
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