Western Animation Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs Discussion

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Jumpingzombie
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11:48:38 AM Jan 17th 2011
edited by Jumpingzombie
Got rid of a bunch of natter. This Troper/first person does not belong on the main page. Take to the forums/discussion page/IJBM/crowner sections/etc.

Also, took this out of the Shout-Out section:
  • There's a number of scenes and visual gags that are taken right out of the book. Obviously there's the fact that it rains food, the giant Jell-O mound, the "spoon-and-fork" cleaner, and the sandwiches the people sail out on.
    • The others are pretty much stuffed into the short "Blue Skies and Lollipops" montage sequence when food falls. Blink and you'll miss them. The directors in the DVD Commentary point all of them out right there!

Ok, I'm willing to discuss this if people disagree with me. BUT, it's a freaking adaptation of the novel. It's not really a "shout out" if they are using something included in the original source material. It's kind of, you know, expected, even if it is expanded and looser.

There is also a Your Mileage May Vary tab for subjective tropes (including Crowners).
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