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* BrotherhoodOfFunnyHats: The MudWrestling match is organized by the Vice President of the Kiwanis Club.

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* BrotherhoodOfFunnyHats: The MudWrestling match is organized by the Vice President of the [[http://www.kiwanis.org Kiwanis Club.Club]].


''...All the Marbles'' is a 1981 ProfessionalWrestling {{Comedy}}-{{Drama}} film directed by Creator/RobertAldrich and starring Creator/PeterFalk as Harry Sears, the manager of the TagTeam the California Dolls, Iris (Vicki Frederick) and Molly (Laurene Landon).

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''...All the Marbles'' is a 1981 ProfessionalWrestling {{Comedy}}-{{Drama}} film directed by Creator/RobertAldrich and starring Creator/PeterFalk as Harry Sears, the manager of the TagTeam the California Dolls, Iris (Vicki Frederick) and Molly (Laurene Landon).
Landon). It won the Hochi Film Award (Japan) for "Best Foreign Language Film."

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''...All the Marbles'' is a 1981 ProfessionalWrestling {{Comedy}}-{{Drama}} film directed by Creator/RobertAldrich and starring Creator/PeterFalk as Harry Sears, the manager of the TagTeam the California Dolls, Iris (Vicki Frederick) and Molly (Laurene Landon).

As usual, you can find the basics at [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...All_the_Marbles Wikipedia]] and at [[https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0081964/reference IMDB]].

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*{{Action Girl}}s: It's about women's wrestling, what else would you expect?
*AlliterativeName: The '''T'''oledo '''T'''igers.
*AsHimself: [[UsefulNotes/NationalFootballLeague Pittsburgh Steelers]] legend Mean Joe Greene is the ring announcer for the tag title match, and sportscaster Chick Hearn calls the action.
*BigEntrance: For the title match, the Dolls come out in elaborate costumes being carried out by scantily-clad muscular men to the strains of "Oh, You Beautiful Doll."
**NinjaPirateZombieRobot: The Dolls' costumes get described by someone as making them look like "virgin vampires."
*BrotherhoodOfFunnyHats: The MudWrestling match is organized by the Vice President of the Kiwanis Club.
*ByTheHair: All the time.
*{{Catfight}} and ClothingDamage: During the MudWrestling match.
*ColorCodedForYourConvenience: For the tag title match, the {{Face}} Dolls wear white leotards, while the {{Heel}} Tigers wear orange and black striped leotards.
*FinishingMove: Harry tells the Dolls to work on "those sunset flips." They win the titles via stereo sunset flips.
*GlassJawReferee[=/=]EasilyDistractedReferee: All the referees are portrayed this way, with the possibility of wrestlers being screwed over considered to be a distinct possibility at all times.
*ITakeOffenseToThatLastOne: After the MudWrestling debacle, Molly calls Harry "a lousy human being" and "a lousy manager." Harry says, "I am not a lousy manager."
*InsultBackfire: Promoter Eddie Cisco calls Molly a bitch, and she tells him that she's been called worse by much better people.
*ItsTheBestWhateverEver: Chick Hearn says, "This is the greatest fight in history!"
*LeotardOfPower: All the wrestlers.
*MarketBasedTitle: Retitled ''The California Dolls'' for foreign markets because "All the Marbles" was an American slang expression that didn't mean anything outside the U.S.
*NoNameGiven: Lennie Bremen's character is credited as "No-Name Promoter."
*PantheraAwesome: The Toledo Tigers, of course.
*PopCulturalOsmosisFailure: Type 2. Eddie Cisco tells Harry that if he wanted class, he'd get the [[Creator/CharlotteBronte Brontë]] [[Creator/EmilyBronte sisters]]. Harry says, "My girls will tear their legs off."
*ProWrestlingIsReal: The film absolutely pushes this idea. As the Toledo Tigers' manager says after the Dolls' first match with them, "Nobody's supposed to win!"
**As a result, EVERYTHING (cheating, referees being distracted, money) is treated as SeriousBusiness.
*TitleDrop: Before the tag match, Chick Hearn says, "It's safe to say that this match is for all the marbles."
*WouldHitAGirl: Harry slaps Molly for spending the night with promoter Eddie Cisco, though she slaps him back.
**This is followed by Molly taking a ShowerOfAngst.

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