History YMMV / ThunderBirds

28th Jun '16 3:28:54 PM themisterfree
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* SoBadItsGood: Seems to be the reaction from pretty much everyone. It might be good for younger Thunderbird fans-in-training, though.

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* SoBadItsGood: SoOkayItsAverage: Seems to be the reaction from pretty much everyone. It might be good for younger Thunderbird fans-in-training, though.
7th Jun '16 8:12:10 AM themisterfree
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* SoBadItsGood: Seems to be the reaction from pretty much everyone. It might be good for younger Thunderbird fans-in-training, though.
1st Jun '16 3:51:20 PM themisterfree
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* CrowningMusicOfAwesome: The end credits song by british boyband {{Music/Busted}} "Thunderbirds are Go" is one of the few things of the movie that's remembered fondly.

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* CrowningMusicOfAwesome: The end credits song by british boyband {{Music/Busted}} "Thunderbirds "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fzqSOO6B_Fw Thunderbirds are Go" Go]]" is one of the few things of the movie that's remembered fondly.fondly. Hans Zimmer's score was also excellent, as usual for him.



* IAmNotShazam: Hardly ever is International Rescue ever referred to as "International Rescue." The rest of the time, they're the "Thunderbirds", despite that being the name of the ''craft'', not the organization itself. Could be justified when one considers how [[{{Defictionalization}} a real-life International Rescue]] actually began operations some time after the original series ended, [[RealLifeWritesThePlot which might've caused some]] InUniverse conflict.

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* IAmNotShazam: Hardly ever is International Rescue ever referred to as "International Rescue." Rescue" (at least in dialogue, the name is still quite visible on some of the Thunderbird craft and various computer screens). The rest of the time, they're the "Thunderbirds", despite that being the name of the ''craft'', not the organization itself. Could be justified when one considers how [[{{Defictionalization}} a real-life International Rescue]] actually began operations some time after the original series ended, [[RealLifeWritesThePlot which might've caused some]] InUniverse conflict.
1st Jun '16 3:16:14 PM themisterfree
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* HamAndCheese: In the live-action film, Ben Kingsley clearly had fun playing The Hood.

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* HamAndCheese: In the live-action film, Ben Kingsley clearly had fun playing The Hood.


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* VisualEffectsOfAwesome: The resigned Thunderbird vehicles were positively badass-looking in CGI.
1st Jun '16 10:42:27 AM themisterfree
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** The fact that FAB-1 isn't a Rolls-Royce anymore, although in the filmmaker's defense, Rolls-Royce (or more accurately, their owner, BMW) had turned it down, and the customized Ford [[StealthPun Thunderbird]] ''was'' pretty cool.
20th Apr '16 3:51:50 PM Exxolon
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* CreatorKiller: Creator/JonathanFrakes film directing career came to a crashing halt after the film tanked at the box office - all his subsequent gigs have been in television.


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* CreatorKiller: Creator/JonathanFrakes film directing career came to a crashing halt after the film tanked at the box office - all his subsequent gigs have been in television.
20th Apr '16 3:51:18 PM Exxolon
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* CreatorKiller: Creator/JonathanFrakes film directing career came to a crashing halt after the film tanked at the box office - all his subsequent gigs have been in television.
3rd Apr '16 3:02:48 AM RCFU200
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** A segment of the "Vault Of Death" score can pretty unsettling, going from quiet to loud and back again, before building up to a loud LastNoteNightmare. The contrast in volume especially dramatic when the score accompanies a scene where an explosive is about to blow open a bank door in said episode. This musical segment is also used in ''City Of Fire'', ''Brink Of Disaster'', ''Cry Wolf'', ''Danger At Ocean Deep'' and ''Path Of Destruction''. ''Give Or Take A Million'' edits out the dramatic parts at least.

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** A segment of the "Vault Of Death" score can pretty unsettling, going from quiet to loud and back again, before building up to a loud LastNoteNightmare. The contrast in volume especially dramatic when the score accompanies a scene where an explosive is about to blow open a bank door in said episode. This musical segment is also used in ''City Of Fire'', ''The Mighty Atom'', ''Brink Of Disaster'', ''Cry Wolf'', ''Danger At Ocean Deep'' and ''Path Of Destruction''. ''Give Or Take A Million'' edits out the dramatic parts at least.
22nd Feb '16 8:21:55 AM Silverblade2
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* FamilyUnfriendlyAesop: "City of Fire": [[WomenDrivers Never put your wife behind the wheel]]! [[SpaceWhaleAesop Skyscrapers will explode]].
19th Feb '16 3:33:28 AM fearlessnikki
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* EnsembleDarkhorse: Sophia Myles's portrayal of Lady Penelope was received well, being recognised as true to the spirit of the original character. To a lesser extent, Ron Cook's Parker was praised too.




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* TheyChangedItNowItSucks: The decision to emphasise the TokenTrio of children, also making them YoungerAndHipper. Likewise the formula appears to be more akin to the ''Film/SpyKids'' movies.
* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter: The other four Tracy brothers have barely any lines or screen time, with the focus being on Alan and the other children.
* UncertainAudience: The movie is based on a children's series from the 1960s. The filmmakers made the odd choice to market it more as a typical 2000s adventure film - when that generation of kids probably had no idea what ''Thunderbirds'' was. What's more is that the series was British, while the film was American.
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