Exploding Fish Tanks

(permanent link) added: 2009-07-11 05:29:15 sponsor: Jack Butler (last reply: 2009-07-11 05:29:28)

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A subtrope of Chekhov's Volcano. As it is with Volcanoes, Chekhov's Aquarium states that if an aquarium is shown at any point of time in a television episode or movie, that aquarium will invariably be destroyed as collateral damage in any way, shape, or form.

This trope typically only applies to action movies.

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