History YMMV / Armageddon

17th May '17 8:30:09 AM magmablock
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* CriticalResearchFailure: There are so many scientific errors in this film that even the LowestCommonDenominator is bound to notice them. NASA even uses the film as part of its training program to see how many errors new recruits are able to spot. So far, they've found 168; 1.12 inaccuracies per ''minute''.

to:

* CriticalResearchFailure: There are so many scientific errors in this film that even the LowestCommonDenominator is bound to notice them. Allegedly, NASA even uses the film as part of its training program to see how many errors new recruits are able to spot. So far, they've found 168; 1.12 inaccuracies per ''minute''.
12th May '17 4:57:21 AM Gimere
Is there an issue? Send a Message


!!The Film

to:

!!The Film[[folder:The Film]]




!!The Wrestling event:

to:

\n!!The [[/folder]]

[[folder:The
Wrestling event:Event]]


Added DiffLines:

[[/folder]]
6th Apr '17 1:15:20 PM 313Bluestreak
Is there an issue? Send a Message


!The Film

to:

!The !!The Film



!The Wrestling event:

to:

!The !!The Wrestling event:
6th Apr '17 1:14:59 PM 313Bluestreak
Is there an issue? Send a Message


----

to:

----!The Film


Added DiffLines:


!The Wrestling event:
* SignatureScene:
** 1999: Wrestling/StephanieMcMahon's FaceHeelTurn.
** 2000: Wrestling/TheUndertaker chokeslamming Wrestling/{{Rikishi}} off the cell and into the pine chip filled truck.
** 2002: The 3 Stages of Hell match between Wrestling/TripleH and Wrestling/ShawnMichaels.
** 2003: All 4 Wrestling/{{Evolution}} members standing together with all of the titles.
** 2005: Wrestling/TheUndertaker vs Wrestling/RandyOrton - Hell in a Cell.
** 2008: Wrestling/JeffHardy winning the WWE Championship for the first time.
17th Jan '17 6:05:11 PM Kinola
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* HilariousInHindsight: Max yelling "The Cubs win the World Series!" into a microphone during his psych becomes this when the Chicago Cubs win the world series ''18 years'' after this movie premiered.
17th Jan '17 5:57:04 PM Kinola
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

*** In fact, this movie was going to be ''shown on TV'' the night the disaster occurred.
8th Jan '17 1:13:34 PM TheWhistleTropes
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* CriticalResearchFailure: There are so many scientific errors in this film that even the LowestCommonDenominator is bound to notice them. NASA even uses the film as part of its training program to see how many errors new recruits are able to spot. So far, they've found 168.

to:

* CriticalResearchFailure: There are so many scientific errors in this film that even the LowestCommonDenominator is bound to notice them. NASA even uses the film as part of its training program to see how many errors new recruits are able to spot. So far, they've found 168.168; 1.12 inaccuracies per ''minute''.
6th Oct '16 1:47:26 AM gjjones
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* TearJerker:
** For a testosterone-fueled action movie, there are several, but the tearjerking scene mostly involved [[spoiler: AJ, Grace and Harry]].
** Special mention for the music video for the song "I Don't Want to Miss a Thing", where they mirror the most tear-jerking scene in the entire movie, only with Creator/{{Liv|Tyler}} and [[Music/{{Aerosmith}} Steven Tyler]].
*** Speaking of "I Don't Want To Miss A Thing", according to ''Literature/UncleJohnsBathroomReader'', Aerosmith originally passed on recording that song for the movie because Steven thought they would lose fans if they did a sappy ballad. Then the band was given a prerelease screening of the film. What scene made Steven change his mind about the song? [[spoiler:Harry's HeroicSacrifice, and Grace's (played by Steven's real life daughter) reaction to it - the daddy-daughter stuff really got to him.]]
** [[spoiler:Chick's reunion with his son is another.]]
** FOR ALL MANKIND
** "That salesman is your daddy."
** Naming off the casualty list for the mission alone is enough to bring tears.
--> [[spoiler: Colonel Davis; Co-Pilot Tucker; Lt. Halsey; Oscar Choi; Fred Noonan; Max Lennert; Gruber; and of course, Harry Stamper.]]
** After the [[spoiler: loss of the first shuttle, where it's assumed that AJ, among others, are dead]], Grace is told that she should probably leave mission control. Her response is heartbreaking, and emphasizes that everyone she's ever loved is up there.
-->'''Grace:''' I have ''nowhere to go''.
** She's seen shortly after, curled up on a row of chairs out of sight and crying her eyes out.
** And the ending at [[spoiler:AJ and Grace's wedding, with all of the surviving crew in attendance as well as portraits of all the deceased crew placed where they would have sat.]]
7th Aug '16 5:38:13 PM TheTrailblazerCritic
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

** Every city destruction scene, but Paris in particular stands out, as it is wiped out by a single meteor that strikes with a force greater than that of a nuclear bomb. Suffice to say, it is a miracle that anybody survived the destruction.


Added DiffLines:

* VisualEffectsOfAwesome: Physical implausibilities aside, ''THAT'' is one impressive asteroid.
** The space scenes in particular as well as the meteors themselves are also worthy of note.
28th Jul '16 11:45:38 PM TheTrailblazerCritic
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

** The pilots of the ''Independence'' getting sucked into the vacuum of space, with their bodies slamming into the ''Freedom'' before tumbling into open space. Worse still, they were not sealed inside their suits but seeing how they would've had no hope of recovery, [[FateWorseThanDeath perhaps it was merciful that they didn't]].
This list shows the last 10 events of 72. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=YMMV.Armageddon