History YMMV / HoneyIShrunkTheKids

12th Oct '17 6:18:53 PM Malady
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** Nick on the TV series is played by [[Series/TheSarahConnorChronicles John Connor]] and Ar'nox the alien is [[HarveyBirdmanAttorneyAtLaw Mentok the Mind Taker]].

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** Nick on the TV series is played by [[Series/TheSarahConnorChronicles John Connor]] and Ar'nox the alien is [[HarveyBirdmanAttorneyAtLaw [[WesternAnimation/HarveyBirdmanAttorneyAtLaw Mentok the Mind Taker]].
19th Aug '17 8:29:45 PM glickmam
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* JustHereForGodzilla: When the original film was released, it was paired up with the [[WesternAnimation/RogerRabbitShorts Roger Rabbit cartoon]] ''Tummy Trouble'', with some people being more interested in the new Roger Rabbit short than the actual film. This was actually pointed out when the film was reviewed on ''Series/SiskelAndEbert''.

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* JustHereForGodzilla: When the original film was released, it was paired up with the [[WesternAnimation/RogerRabbitShorts Roger Rabbit cartoon]] ''Tummy Trouble'', with some people being more interested in the new Roger Rabbit short than the actual film. This was Creator/GeneSiskel and Creator/RogerEbert actually pointed this out when they reviewed the film was reviewed on ''Series/SiskelAndEbert''.
19th Aug '17 8:28:28 PM glickmam
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** Wayne's hostile co-worker in ''Blew Up The Kid'' is [[Series/LoisAndClark Lex Luthor]], while his boss is Creator/LloydBridgest.

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** Wayne's hostile co-worker in ''Blew Up The Kid'' is [[Series/LoisAndClark Lex Luthor]], while his boss is Creator/LloydBridgest.Creator/LloydBridges.



** In ''Honey, I Shrunk the Audience'', Dr. Nigel Channing is [[Film/MontyPythonAndTheHolyGrail Brave Sir Robin]].

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** In ''Honey, I Shrunk the Audience'', Dr. Nigel Channing is [[Film/MontyPythonAndTheHolyGrail Brave Sir Robin]].Creator/EricIdle.
19th Aug '17 8:27:39 PM glickmam
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* RetroactiveRecognition:
** Creator/RickMoranis is Wayne.
** The other parents are [[Series/WelcomeBackKotter Julie Kotter]], Series/MaxHeadroom and [[Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer Joyce Summers.]]
** Wayne's hostile co-worker in ''Blew Up The Kid'' is [[Series/LoisAndClark Lex Luthor]], while his boss is Creator/LloydBridgest.
** And Wayne in the TV Show is the ''[[{{Garfunkel}} other]]'' guy from ''Series/BosomBuddies''.
*** Also in the TV Show, [[Series/{{Firefly}} Kaylee]] is [[AlphaBitch Tiara VanHorn]].
** In ''Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves'', Wayne's niece is played by [[Series/{{Smallville}} Chloe Sullivan]], while his brother is played by [[Series/NotNecessarilyTheNews Bob Charles]] and [[Series/{{Dinosaurs}} Earl Sinclair]].
** Nick's love interest in the second movie is Creator/KeriRussell.
** Nick on the TV series is played by [[Series/TheSarahConnorChronicles John Connor]] and Ar'nox the alien is [[HarveyBirdmanAttorneyAtLaw Mentok the Mind Taker]].
** In ''Honey, I Shrunk the Audience'', Dr. Nigel Channing is [[Film/MontyPythonAndTheHolyGrail Brave Sir Robin]].
** A behind the scenes example: ''Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves'' was the directorial debut of noted cinematographer DeanCundey ([[OneBookAuthor as of 2014, his only foray into directing]]) and co-written by none other than [[Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000 Joel Hodgson]].
** [[Film/IceCreamMan Tuna Cassera]] is a JerkJock in ''We Shrunk Ourselves.''
** From the same movie, [[Film/TheStupids Buster Stupid]] has a crush on a young [[WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy Meg Griffin]].
10th Jun '17 1:35:53 PM MarioandSmurfs
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** Adam's almost hurt by the tranquilizers and being hurt by the electricity from the Hard Rock Cafe guitar prop the tranquilizer hit made Adam cry. So much that even the crowd, who were moments ago afraid of Adam, become concerned and worried for him. It also drove people to tears as well. Even worse when he calls for his mommy, who is still normal-sized and unable to comfort him.

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** Not to mention Amy's near drowning before Russ is able to resuscitate her with CPR. After she wakes up Nick can't hold it in anymore, and he hugs her as tears start pouring down his eyes. Seeing how scared he was at how close his sister was to dying is enough to get anyone misty-eyed.
** In the sequel, giant-sized baby
Adam's almost hurt by the tranquilizers and being hurt by the electricity from the Hard Rock Cafe guitar prop the tranquilizer hit made Adam cry. So much that even the crowd, who were moments ago afraid of Adam, become concerned and worried for him. It also drove people to tears as well. Even worse when he calls for his mommy, who is still normal-sized and unable to comfort him.
27th Feb '17 8:07:43 PM TheTrailblazerCritic
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* VisualEffectsOfAwesome: The forest-like lawn and even Anty still hold up amazingly well years later.

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* VisualEffectsOfAwesome: The forest-like lawn and even Anty still hold up amazingly well years later.later.
** Some exceptions notwithstanding, the effects and camera tricks that enlarge Adam throughout the movie still make the result convincing in several shots.
10th Sep '16 1:57:32 AM NWolfman
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* NightmareFuel: The entire scorpion sequence from the first movie, as well as poor Nick almost being eaten by his father.

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* NightmareFuel: NightmareFuel
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The entire scorpion sequence from the first movie, as well as poor Nick almost being eaten by his father.father.
** Really, any of the giant creepy-crawlies. It's best not to watch these movies if you're insectophobic.
19th Aug '16 5:55:34 PM TheTrailblazerCritic
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* UglyCute: Anty behaves like a loyal puppy dog ([[AllAnimalsAreDogs of course]]) and makes a friendly-sounding trilling noise, but it looks exactly like a proportionately gigantic ant is supposed to.

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* UglyCute: Anty behaves like a loyal puppy dog ([[AllAnimalsAreDogs of course]]) and makes a friendly-sounding trilling noise, but it looks exactly like a proportionately gigantic ant is supposed to.to.
* VisualEffectsOfAwesome: The forest-like lawn and even Anty still hold up amazingly well years later.
2nd Jun '16 1:57:04 AM Vir
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* FoodPorn: Come on, tell us you didn't ''drool'' when they started eating that giant Oatmeal Cream pie...

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* FoodPorn: Come on, tell us you didn't ''drool'' when they started eating that giant Oatmeal Cream oatmeal cream pie...



* MoralEventHorizon: Near the end of ''Honey, I Blew Up The Kid,'' Dr. Hendrickson plans to shoot Adam with tranquilizer darts from a helicopter. As they're currently in downtown Las Vegas, the copter pilot protests that if one of the darts hits the giant baby Adam, there's a chance he might fall into the gathered crowd. Then Dr. Hendrickson crosses the line with one statement:

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* MoralEventHorizon: Near the end of ''Honey, I Blew Up The the Kid,'' Dr. Hendrickson plans to shoot Adam with tranquilizer darts from a helicopter. As they're currently in downtown Las Vegas, the copter pilot protests that if one of the darts hits the giant baby Adam, there's a chance he might fall into the gathered crowd. Then Dr. Hendrickson crosses the line with one statement:
2nd Jun '16 1:54:56 AM Vir
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* {{Sequelitis}}: Neither of the two sequels was anywhere near as popular as the first, although some fans consider ''Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves'' to be a SurprisinglyImprovedSequel compared to ''Honey, I Blew Up The Kid''.

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* {{Sequelitis}}: Neither of the two sequels was were anywhere near as popular as the first, although some fans consider ''Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves'' to be a SurprisinglyImprovedSequel compared to ''Honey, I Blew Up The the Kid''.
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