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* Foreshadowing: The canoe that the boys canít use because the sealant they applied isnít dry yet. Later in the scene, when [[spoiler: Lem has triggered Vidaís BerserkButton , she tries to get away from him, only for him to follow her.]] Guess how! HilarityEnsues.

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* Foreshadowing: {{Foreshadowing}}: The canoe that the boys canít use because the sealant they applied isnít dry yet. Later in the scene, when [[spoiler: Lem has triggered Vidaís BerserkButton , BerserkButton, she tries to get away from him, only for him to follow her.]] Guess how! HilarityEnsues.



* MoreDakka: Played for laughs during the military subplot. What's the US Army's response to hearing a toy cannon fired by one of the boys during flags? Why, ''bombing the camp to a crater'' with all the planes, tanks, and soldiers they can muster.

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* MoreDakka: Played for laughs PlayedForLaughs during the military subplot. What's the US Army's response to hearing a toy cannon fired by one of the boys during flags? Why, ''bombing the camp to a crater'' with all the planes, tanks, and soldiers they can muster.


* ChekhovsGun/Foreshadowing: The canoe that the boys canít use because the sealant they applied isnít dry yet. Later in the scene, when [[spoiler: Lem has triggered Vidaís *BerserkButton , she tries to get away from him, only for him to follow her.]] Guess how! HilarityEnsues.


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*Foreshadowing: The canoe that the boys canít use because the sealant they applied isnít dry yet. Later in the scene, when [[spoiler: Lem has triggered Vidaís BerserkButton , she tries to get away from him, only for him to follow her.]] Guess how! HilarityEnsues.


* ChekhovsGun: The canoe that the boys canít use because the sealant they applied isnít dry yet. Later in the scene, when [[spoiler: Lem has triggered Vidaís *BerserkButton , she tries to get away from him.]] Guess how! *HilarityEnsues.

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* ChekhovsGun: ChekhovsGun/Foreshadowing: The canoe that the boys canít use because the sealant they applied isnít dry yet. Later in the scene, when [[spoiler: Lem has triggered Vidaís *BerserkButton , she tries to get away from him.him, only for him to follow her.]] Guess how! *HilarityEnsues.HilarityEnsues.

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*ChekhovsGun: The canoe that the boys canít use because the sealant they applied isnít dry yet. Later in the scene, when [[spoiler: Lem has triggered Vidaís *BerserkButton , she tries to get away from him.]] Guess how! *HilarityEnsues.


* LawOfInverseFertility: Averted, actually. Vida turns out to be infertile and stays so throughout the entire film, so they two settle [[spoiler:for adopting Whitey.]]

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* LawOfInverseFertility: Averted, actually. Vida turns out to be infertile and stays so throughout the entire film, so they two she and Lem settle [[spoiler:for adopting Whitey.]]


''Follow Me, Boys!'' is a 1966 film by Walt Disney Pictures, based on the book ''God and My Country'', starring Fred [=MacMurray=], Creator/VeraMiles, Creator/LillianGish, Charles Ruggles, and Creator/KurtRussell. ''Film/MrHollandsOpus'' was partly intended to be a remake of it.

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''Follow Me, Boys!'' is a 1966 film by Walt Disney Pictures, based on the book ''God and My Country'', starring Fred [=MacMurray=], Creator/FredMacMurray, Creator/VeraMiles, Creator/LillianGish, Charles Ruggles, and Creator/KurtRussell. ''Film/MrHollandsOpus'' was partly intended to be a remake of it.


''Follow Me, Boys!'' is a 1966 film by Walt Disney Pictures, based on the book ''God and My Country'', starring Fred [=MacMurray=], Vera Miles, Creator/LillianGish, Charles Ruggles, and Creator/KurtRussell. ''Film/MrHollandsOpus'' was partly intended to be a remake of it.

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''Follow Me, Boys!'' is a 1966 film by Walt Disney Pictures, based on the book ''God and My Country'', starring Fred [=MacMurray=], Vera Miles, Creator/VeraMiles, Creator/LillianGish, Charles Ruggles, and Creator/KurtRussell. ''Film/MrHollandsOpus'' was partly intended to be a remake of it.


--> Follow me, boys, follow me!

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--> Follow [[quoteright:300:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/follow_me_boys.jpg]]

->''"Follow
me, boys, follow me!
me!"''




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* TenMinuteRetirement: After hearing all the gossip about Whitey being allowed on the scout troop, Lem plans to resign, but is talked out of it in the following scene to keep Whitey from leaving too.



* InverseFertilityLaw: Averted, actually. Vida turns out to be infertile and stays so throughout the entire film, so they two settle [[spoiler:for adopting Whitey.]]

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* InverseFertilityLaw: LawOfInverseFertility: Averted, actually. Vida turns out to be infertile and stays so throughout the entire film, so they two settle [[spoiler:for adopting Whitey.]]



* TenMinuteRetirement: After hearing all the gossip about Whitey being allowed on the scout troop, Lem plans to resign, but is talked out of it in the following scene to keep Whitey from leaving too.


* HappilyAdopted: [[spoiler:After his father dies, Whitey is adopted by Lem and Nora.]]

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* HappilyAdopted: [[spoiler:After his father dies, Whitey is adopted by Lem and Nora.Vida.]]



* InverseFertilityLaw: Averted, actually. Nora turns out to be infertile and stays so throughout the entire film, so they two settle [[spoiler:for adopting Whitey.]]

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* InverseFertilityLaw: Averted, actually. Nora Vida turns out to be infertile and stays so throughout the entire film, so they two settle [[spoiler:for adopting Whitey.]]


* ChekovsSkill: Or rather, Chekov's ''Lack'' of a Skill. Lem cannot tie a sheepshank knot. This comes back to bite him.

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* ChekovsSkill: ChekhovsSkill: Or rather, Chekov's Chekhov's ''Lack'' of a Skill. Lem cannot tie a sheepshank knot. This comes back to bite him.

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* ChekovsSkill: Or rather, Chekov's ''Lack'' of a Skill. Lem cannot tie a sheepshank knot. This comes back to bite him.


Also noticeable in that it was the final film released while Walt Disney was alive. [[note]] The film hit theaters on December 1st, two weeks before his death. [[/note]]

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Also noticeable notable in that it was the final film released while Walt Disney was alive. [[note]] The film hit theaters on December 1st, two weeks before his death. [[/note]]


* StockFootage: The Army attack is filled with tons of recycled footage of firing tanks and deploying troops that appears to have been taken from UsefulNotes/TheKoreanWar.

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* StockFootage: The Army attack is filled with tons of recycled footage of firing tanks and deploying troops that appears to have been taken from UsefulNotes/TheKoreanWar.UsefulNotes/TheVietnamWar.

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* CassandraTruth: Lem is arrested by the military after they mishear him calling his "troop" and think he's an enemy spy. When he insists he's just a Scoutmaster, they don't believe him because he can't tie a sheepshank knot.


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* MoreDakka: Played for laughs during the military subplot. What's the US Army's response to hearing a toy cannon fired by one of the boys during flags? Why, ''bombing the camp to a crater'' with all the planes, tanks, and soldiers they can muster.


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* StockFootage: The Army attack is filled with tons of recycled footage of firing tanks and deploying troops that appears to have been taken from UsefulNotes/TheKoreanWar.

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* HappyBirthdayToYou: Averted, it uses the actual song during Hughes' birthday.

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