History YMMV / MastersOfTheUniverse

19th Nov '16 6:57:32 PM MiracleChange
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** Skeletor's got quite the following as well.
21st Oct '16 1:04:36 PM Hawaii_Knut
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* RootingForTheEmpire: The heroes are somewhat bland with some cool and funny moments here and there. The villains consists of the entertainingly over-the-top Skeletor, his attractive and competent dragoness Evil-Lyn, the CarnivalOfKillers and Darth Vader-esque mooks. There's little question on who steals the show.
19th Oct '16 8:41:08 AM CumbersomeTercel
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* AwesomeDearBoy: Creator/FrankLangella's motivation for taking on the role of Skeletor.



** Both Courtney Cox and Robert Duncan [=McNeil=] became much more famous for ''Serie/{{Friends}}'' and ''Series/StarTrekVoyager'' years later.

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** Both Courtney Cox Creator/CourteneyCox and Robert Duncan [=McNeil=] became much more famous for ''Serie/{{Friends}}'' and ''Series/StarTrekVoyager'' years later.


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* SpiritualAdaptation:
** The film is described on ThatOtherWiki as being the best ''Creator/JackKirby's [[ComicBook/NewGods Fourth World]]'' movie ever attempted. Though WordOfGod from the director indicates he meant to do an homage to the work of Kirby in a general sense, not the Fourth World in particular.
21st Jul '16 4:20:39 PM Ferot_Dreadnaught
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* BaseBreaker: Orko in the 80's series. To some he's TheScrappy but to others he's an EnsembleDarkHorse. This is less bad in the 2002 series.

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* BaseBreaker: BaseBreakingCharacter: Orko in the 80's series. To some he's TheScrappy but to others he's an EnsembleDarkHorse. This is less bad in the 2002 series.



* EnsembleDarkhorse: Skeletor was the film's resident scene stealer, but [[TheDragon Evil-Lyn]] has a fair fan following as well. This is mostly because of the EvilIsSexy trope and she's shown to be [[DangerouslyGenreSavvy very]] [[HypercompetentSidekick competent]] during her investigation on earth. Lubic gets his share of this as well.

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* EnsembleDarkhorse: Skeletor was the film's resident scene stealer, but [[TheDragon Evil-Lyn]] has a fair fan following as well. This is mostly because of the EvilIsSexy trope and she's shown to be [[DangerouslyGenreSavvy very]] [[HypercompetentSidekick very competent]] during her investigation on earth. Lubic gets his share of this as well.
25th Jun '16 6:32:38 PM lalalei2001
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!The Franchise

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!The !!The Franchise




!The Film

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* AwesomeEgo: Skeletor got a massive ItsAllAboutMe mentality, but is very [[HamAndCheese hammy and entertaining]] about it. This is best show in the scene where [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vOsHoqhbUIU he becomes a god]]. [[ChewingTheScenery He rants for solid two minutes about how awesome he think he is]].

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* AwesomeEgo: Skeletor got a massive ItsAllAboutMe mentality, but is very [[HamAndCheese hammy and entertaining]] about it. This is best show shown in the scene where [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vOsHoqhbUIU he becomes a god]]. [[ChewingTheScenery He rants for solid two minutes about how awesome he think he is]].



* TookTheBadFilmSeriously: While it may not be ''Film/LawrenceOfArabia'' the cast do give it a valiant effort, and there's no denying that Frank Langella is downright '''EVIL''' and scary as Hell as Skeletor.

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* TookTheBadFilmSeriously: While it may not be ''Film/LawrenceOfArabia'' the cast do give it a valiant effort, and there's no denying that Frank Langella is downright '''EVIL''' and scary as Hell as Skeletor.Skeletor.
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25th Jun '16 6:22:38 PM smalltime
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* NoYay: Quite a few people like to pair He-Man up [[FoeYay with Skeletor]], unaware that he's Prince Adam's uncle.
19th Jun '16 3:25:52 PM WiddershinsDaughter
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* AwesomeDearBoy: Creator/FrankLangella's motivation for taking on the role of Skeletor.
5th May '16 12:36:43 PM Hawaii_Knut
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** Frank Langella's take on Skeletor is one of the most triumphant examples of this. He's on record saying that it was one of his most favorite parts he's ever played, and he was clearly having a ''ball''.

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** Frank Langella's take on Skeletor is one of the most triumphant examples of this. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tfiOOwJTgg8 He's on record record]] saying that it was one of his most favorite parts he's ever played, and he was clearly having a ''ball''.
5th May '16 12:35:46 PM Hawaii_Knut
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** The up-beat theme when Skeletor is around are equally good because they captivates his personality. The ham up the scenes as much as him.

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** The up-beat theme when Skeletor is around are equally good because they captivates captivate his personality. The They ham up the scenes as much as him.
13th Apr '16 1:31:25 AM Hawaii_Knut
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* AwesomeEgo: Skeletor has a massive ItsAllAboutMe mentality, but is very [[HamAndCheese hammy and entertaining]] about it.
* SugarWiki/AwesomeMusic: [[http://youtu.be/ftRoYLzFMKo Bill Conti's score, but especially the triumphant, heroic theme. Try and tell me you wouldn't want this playing whenever you did something awesome.]]

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* AwesomeEgo: Skeletor has got a massive ItsAllAboutMe mentality, but is very [[HamAndCheese hammy and entertaining]] about it.
it. This is best show in the scene where [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vOsHoqhbUIU he becomes a god]]. [[ChewingTheScenery He rants for solid two minutes about how awesome he think he is]].
* SugarWiki/AwesomeMusic: SugarWiki/AwesomeMusic:
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[[http://youtu.be/ftRoYLzFMKo Bill Conti's score, but especially the triumphant, heroic theme. Try and tell me you wouldn't want this playing whenever you did something awesome.]]]]
** The up-beat theme when Skeletor is around are equally good because they captivates his personality. The ham up the scenes as much as him.
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