History YMMV / Troll2

19th Sep '16 9:29:30 PM theLibrarian
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* {{Narm}}: As you can undoubtedly tell from a lot of the dialogue, the movie is filled with this, not just because of the actions of the characters but also because of a great deal of the dialogue ''was written in Italian and poorly translated'', making it sound very archaic at times (such as a character saying that she'd been "fasting" for two days when she said she hadn't eaten, and another saying "veritable" in what's basically ordinary conversation.)
11th Aug '16 11:15:34 AM hamza678
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* CriticalResearchFailure: Nilbog's residents are stated to be vegeterian, however, one scene has a resident complaining about eggs and coffee (but not milk). Vegeterians are actually people who refuse to eat meat, and only meat. Those who refuse to eat meat and dairy products are called ''Vegans''.

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* CriticalResearchFailure: Nilbog's residents are stated to be vegeterian, vegetarian, however, one scene has a resident complaining about eggs and coffee (but not milk). Vegeterians Vegetarians are actually people who refuse to eat meat, and only meat. Those who refuse to eat meat and dairy products are called ''Vegans''.



* SequelDisplacement: The original ''Film/{{Troll}}'' was a real Hollywood production, but due to being utterly SoOkayItsAverage, it would be completely forgotten today if not for the fact that it had a NoBudget DolledUpInstallment CultClassic of a sequel. This is debateable, however, since its [[DuelingMovies counterpart]] ''Film/{{Leprechaun}}'' with Fonducaro's future ''Film/{{Willow}}'' co-star Warwick Davis is remembered as well.

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* SequelDisplacement: The original ''Film/{{Troll}}'' was a real Hollywood production, but due to being utterly SoOkayItsAverage, it would be completely forgotten today if not for the fact that it had a NoBudget DolledUpInstallment CultClassic of a sequel. This is debateable, debatable, however, since its [[DuelingMovies counterpart]] ''Film/{{Leprechaun}}'' with Fonducaro's future ''Film/{{Willow}}'' co-star Warwick Davis is remembered as well.
17th Jul '16 7:33:37 PM Ferot_Dreadnaught
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* TheyJustDidntCare: A revealing moment in ''Best Worst Movie'' has George Hardy re-enacting the fire extinguisher scene with Claudio Fragasso, only to ask how Michael would've known about the extinguisher and where it was located. Fragasso adamantly tells him it's not important. If he reacted that way two decades after the film was made, you can only imagine how much Fragasso said something like that during the actual filming.
9th Jul '16 10:33:01 AM rjd1922
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* SequelDisplacement: The original ''Film/{{Troll}}'' was a real Hollywood prodiction, but due to being utterly SoOkayItsAverage, it would be completely forgotten today if not for the fact that it had a NoBudget DolledUpInstallment CultClassic of a sequel. This is debateable, however, since its [[DuelingMovies counterpart]] ''Film/{{Leprechaun}}'' with Fonducaro's future ''Film/{{Willow}}'' co-star Warwick Davis is remembered as well.

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* SequelDisplacement: The original ''Film/{{Troll}}'' was a real Hollywood prodiction, production, but due to being utterly SoOkayItsAverage, it would be completely forgotten today if not for the fact that it had a NoBudget DolledUpInstallment CultClassic of a sequel. This is debateable, however, since its [[DuelingMovies counterpart]] ''Film/{{Leprechaun}}'' with Fonducaro's future ''Film/{{Willow}}'' co-star Warwick Davis is remembered as well.
9th Jul '16 5:17:15 AM rjd1922
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* NarmCharm: People have been known to love Troll 2 for its Narmtastic dialogue and plotting.



* SequelDisplacement: The original ''Troll'' was a real Hollywood prodiction, but due to being utterly SoOkayItsAverage, it would be completely forgotten today if not for the fact that it had a NoBudget DolledUpInstallment CultClassic of a sequel. This is debateable, however, since its [[DuelingMovies counterpart]] ''Film/{{Leprechaun}}'' with Fonducaro's future ''Film/{{Willow}}'' co-star Warwick Davis is remembered as well.

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* SequelDisplacement: The original ''Troll'' ''Film/{{Troll}}'' was a real Hollywood prodiction, but due to being utterly SoOkayItsAverage, it would be completely forgotten today if not for the fact that it had a NoBudget DolledUpInstallment CultClassic of a sequel. This is debateable, however, since its [[DuelingMovies counterpart]] ''Film/{{Leprechaun}}'' with Fonducaro's future ''Film/{{Willow}}'' co-star Warwick Davis is remembered as well.
9th Jul '16 5:13:10 AM rjd1922
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** [[{{Twilight}} Meat-eating "vegetarians,"]] you say?

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** [[{{Twilight}} [[Literature/{{Twilight}} Meat-eating "vegetarians,"]] you say?
30th Jun '16 10:21:37 PM Ezclee4050
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* HilariousInHindsight: [[{{Twilight}} Meat-eating "vegetarians,"]] you say?

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* HilariousInHindsight: HilariousInHindsight:
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[[{{Twilight}} Meat-eating "vegetarians,"]] you say?say?
** A film that mentions trolls in the title but doesn't actually have any fits the modern definition of {{Troll}} perfectly.
26th Jun '16 7:16:49 PM Ezclee4050
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* WatchItForTheMeme: The film's cult largely happened because of MemeticMutation. People were naturally curious to watch the whole film to see what exactly the context was for things like "they're eating her!".

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* WatchItForTheMeme: The film's cult largely happened because of MemeticMutation. People were naturally curious to watch the whole film to see what exactly the context was for things like "they're eating her!".her!".
* WhatAnIdiot: Pretty much everyone except Joshua.
23rd Jun '16 2:26:07 PM Ezclee4050
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* [[{{Memes/Film}} Memetic Mutation]][=/=][[{{Narm/Film}} Narm]]: Oh dear God, it's ''everywhere''!
-->'''Arnold''': They're eating her! And then they're going to eat me! [[BigOMG OH MY GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOODDDDDDD!]]
-->'''Michael''': You can't piss on [[SacredHospitality hospitality]]! I WON'T ALLOW IT! -- ''after Joshua urinates over the food on the dinner table.''
-->'''Joshua''': [[ItMakesSenseInContext They were trying to feed me ice cream so they could eat me later.]]
-->'''Joshua''': Nilbog! It's goblin spelled backwards!
** A double example can be found during the sermon at the Church. It's funny enough hearing the Preacher hammily ranting about "smelly bladders", but look carefully at the General Store Owner when hemorrhoids are mentioned. He puts his hands between his legs and squeezes them together.
** Let's be honest; most of Arnold's dialogue in general.
** Holly's [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MQRFh2Bfhps dance scene]] is one of the most flat-out awkward attempts at dancing ever put to film.



* [[{{Memes/Film}} Memetic Mutation]][=/=][[{{Narm/Film}} Narm]]: Oh dear God, it's ''everywhere''!
-->'''Arnold''': They're eating her! And then they're going to eat me! [[BigOMG OH MY GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOODDDDDDD!]]
-->'''Michael''': You can't piss on [[SacredHospitality hospitality]]! I WON'T ALLOW IT! -- ''after Joshua urinates over the food on the dinner table.''
-->'''Joshua''': [[ItMakesSenseInContext They were trying to feed me ice cream so they could eat me later.]]
-->'''Joshua''': Nilbog! It's goblin spelled backwards!
** A double example can be found during the sermon at the Church. It's funny enough hearing the Preacher hammily ranting about "smelly bladders", but look carefully at the General Store Owner when hemorrhoids are mentioned. He puts his hands between his legs and squeezes them together.
** Let's be honest; most of Arnold's dialogue in general.
** Holly's [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MQRFh2Bfhps dance scene]] is one of the most flat-out awkward attempts at dancing ever put to film.



** Robert Ormsby as Grandpa Seth gives the film's only performance that isn't hammy, stilted, or hammy ''and'' stilted.

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** Robert Ormsby as Grandpa Seth gives the film's only performance that isn't hammy, stilted, or hammy ''and'' stilted.stilted.
* WatchItForTheMeme: The film's cult largely happened because of MemeticMutation. People were naturally curious to watch the whole film to see what exactly the context was for things like "they're eating her!".
21st Jun '16 2:05:19 AM Ezclee4050
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* FountainOfMemes: There are ''dozens'', if not hundreds, of bizarre, quotable lines in the film, not just the ones everybody knows.



** ''Best Worst Movie'' shows that "You can't piss on hospitality! I won't let you!" was George Hardy's signature line during his screening tour.

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** ''Best Worst Movie'' shows that "You can't piss on hospitality! I won't let you!" allow it!" was George Hardy's signature line during his screening tour.
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