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%%* ChurchOfHappyology: [[IncrediblyLamePun Dioretix]]

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%%* * ChurchOfHappyology: [[IncrediblyLamePun Dioretix]]Dioretix]]. They are constantly, and that is ''constantly'', ripping off followers or trying to brainwash people into becoming followers.



* GainaxEnding

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* GainaxEndingGainaxEnding: Whatever is inside the car goes completely haywire and nobody can approach it but Miller, who invites Otto to come with him, the car flies off, apparently enters hyperspace...


** In the end, it does become rather cool, with [[spoiler: A lightning bolt-generating forcefield and the ability to fly (and to possibly traverse time and space)]]. Who wouldn't want those features?

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** In the end, it does become rather cool, with [[spoiler: A a lightning bolt-generating forcefield and the ability to fly (and to possibly traverse time and space)]]. Who wouldn't want those features?



* ScaryBlackMan: Lite, who carries around a gun and isn't afraid to use it if people try to shoot him while he's taking their car. [[spoiler: It's loaded with blanks]]

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* ScaryBlackMan: Lite, who carries around a gun and isn't afraid to use it if people try to shoot him while he's taking their car. [[spoiler: It's loaded with blanks]]blanks.]]



* TooDumbToLive: Archie opens the trunk of the Malibu, even after he's seen that doing so emits a bright light and whatever's in the trunk is extremely hot to the touch. [[spoiler: He is fried for his trouble]]

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* TooDumbToLive: Archie opens the trunk of the Malibu, even after he's seen that doing so emits a bright light and whatever's in the trunk is extremely hot to the touch. [[spoiler: He is fried for his trouble]]trouble.]]


* ChurchOfHappyology: [[IncrediblyLamePun Dioretix]]

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* %%* ChurchOfHappyology: [[IncrediblyLamePun Dioretix]]


Not to be confused with ''Film/RepoTheGeneticOpera'' or ''Film/RepoMen''. Definitely not to be confused with ''Discworld/ReaperMan''.

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Not to be confused with ''Film/RepoTheGeneticOpera'' ''Film/RepoTheGeneticOpera'', ''Film/RepoMen'' or ''Film/RepoMen''.to [[Wrestling/BarryDarsow the professional wrestler who used the name Repo Man]]. Definitely not to be confused with ''Discworld/ReaperMan''.



!!Tropes used:

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!!Tropes used:
!!"I don't want no tropes in my car":



* {{Cameo}}: The Circle Jerks as ... The Circle Jerks if they were a lounge band.

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* {{Cameo}}: TheCameo: The Circle Jerks as ... The Circle Jerks if they were a lounge band.



* JerkAss: The Rodriguez Brothers. The other repo men aren't that nice either, however.



--> '''Otto''': (Regarding the "lounge" performance by the CircleJerks) "I can't believe I used to like these guys."

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--> '''Otto''': (Regarding the "lounge" performance by the CircleJerks) Music/CircleJerks) "I can't believe I used to like these guys.""
* {{Jerkass}}: The Rodriguez Brothers. The other repo men aren't that nice either, however.



** And in turn, the electronic band ''Future Sound of London'' titled their song "Eyes Pop, Skin Explodes, Everybody Dead" after a line from the movie.


Young LA punk Otto Maddox (Emilio Estevez) has a really bad day: he gets fired from his job at the supermarket, sees his girlfriend cheat on him with his best friend at a party and finds that his ex-hippie parents donated all his money to a televangelist. He meets Bud (Creator/HarryDeanStanton) and becomes a repossession agent. The life of a Repo Man stimulates him a great deal more than the increasingly phony world of LA punks. Through various encounters and a mad rush between competing repo men and the CIA to locate a [[CoolCar 1964 Chevrolet Malibu]], Otto learns that "the life of a repo man is always intense".

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Young LA punk Otto Maddox (Emilio Estevez) (Creator/EmilioEstevez) has a really bad day: he gets fired from his job at the supermarket, sees his girlfriend cheat on him with his best friend at a party and finds that his ex-hippie parents donated all his money to a televangelist. He meets Bud (Creator/HarryDeanStanton) and becomes a repossession agent. The life of a Repo Man stimulates him a great deal more than the increasingly phony world of LA punks. Through various encounters and a mad rush between competing repo men and the CIA to locate a [[CoolCar 1964 Chevrolet Malibu]], Otto learns that "the life of a repo man is always intense".


** At one point, Otto eats from a can labeled "Food"

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** At one point, Otto eats from a can labeled "Food" "Food."
** The movie's [[Creator/TheCriterionCollection Criterion]] release even gets in on the fun, with the DVD itself featuring a plain white label that just says "Disc."



** MacGuffin: a 1964 Chevrolet Malibu with New Mexico plates that's somehow worth $20,000.

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** MacGuffin: a A 1964 Chevrolet Malibu with New Mexico plates that's somehow worth $20,000.


A CultClassic comedy-sci-fi movie directed by Alex Cox and released in 1984. Known for its comic vignettes, outlandish scenarios, GenreBusting aesthetic memorable dialogue and well-liked soundtrack, made entirely out of songs from famous PunkRock bands like Music/BlackFlag, Music/SuicidalTendencies, Music/CircleJerks, Music/Iggy Pop, and others.

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A CultClassic comedy-sci-fi movie directed by Alex Cox and released in 1984. Known for its comic vignettes, outlandish scenarios, GenreBusting aesthetic memorable dialogue and well-liked soundtrack, made entirely out of songs from famous PunkRock bands like Music/BlackFlag, Music/SuicidalTendencies, Music/CircleJerks, Music/Iggy Pop, Music/IggyPop, and others.


A CultClassic comedy-sci-fi movie directed by Alex Cox and released in 1984. Known for its comic vignettes, outlandish scenarios, GenreBusting aesthetic memorable dialogue and well-liked soundtrack, made entirely out of songs from famous PunkRock bands like Music/BlackFlag, Music/SuicidalTendencies, Music/CircleJerks, [[Music/TheStooges Iggy Pop,]] and others.

Young LA punk Otto Maddox (Emilio Estevez) has a really bad day: he gets fired from his job at the supermarket, sees his girlfriend cheat on him with his best friend at a party and finds that his ex-hippie parents donated all his money to a televangelist. He meets Bud (Harry Dean Stanton) and becomes a repossession agent. The life of a Repo Man stimulates him a great deal more than the increasingly phony world of LA punks. Through various encounters and a mad rush between competing repo men and the CIA to locate a [[CoolCar 1964 Chevrolet Malibu]], Otto learns that "the life of a repo man is always intense".

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A CultClassic comedy-sci-fi movie directed by Alex Cox and released in 1984. Known for its comic vignettes, outlandish scenarios, GenreBusting aesthetic memorable dialogue and well-liked soundtrack, made entirely out of songs from famous PunkRock bands like Music/BlackFlag, Music/SuicidalTendencies, Music/CircleJerks, [[Music/TheStooges Iggy Pop,]] Music/Iggy Pop, and others.

Young LA punk Otto Maddox (Emilio Estevez) has a really bad day: he gets fired from his job at the supermarket, sees his girlfriend cheat on him with his best friend at a party and finds that his ex-hippie parents donated all his money to a televangelist. He meets Bud (Harry Dean Stanton) (Creator/HarryDeanStanton) and becomes a repossession agent. The life of a Repo Man stimulates him a great deal more than the increasingly phony world of LA punks. Through various encounters and a mad rush between competing repo men and the CIA to locate a [[CoolCar 1964 Chevrolet Malibu]], Otto learns that "the life of a repo man is always intense".


CultClassic comedy-sci-fi movie directed by Alex Cox and released in 1984. Known for its comic vignettes, outlandish scenarios, GenreBusting aesthetic memorable dialogue and well-liked soundtrack, made entirely out of songs from famous PunkRock bands like Music/BlackFlag, Music/SuicidalTendencies, Music/CircleJerks, [[Music/TheStooges Iggy Pop,]] and others.

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A CultClassic comedy-sci-fi movie directed by Alex Cox and released in 1984. Known for its comic vignettes, outlandish scenarios, GenreBusting aesthetic memorable dialogue and well-liked soundtrack, made entirely out of songs from famous PunkRock bands like Music/BlackFlag, Music/SuicidalTendencies, Music/CircleJerks, [[Music/TheStooges Iggy Pop,]] and others.

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** The backwards credits at the end reference Film/KissMeDeadly.

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* CreatorCameo: Alex Cox is on a bench watching the Rodriguez brothers steal a car.


->''I don't want no commies in my car. No Christians either.''

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->''I don't want no commies in my car. No Christians either.''either!''



* AscendToAHigherPlaneOfExistence

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* AscendToAHigherPlaneOfExistenceAscendToAHigherPlaneOfExistence: Miller and Otto at the end.



* ClusterFBomb

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* %%* ClusterFBomb



* JerkAss: The Rodriguez Brothers. The other repo men aren't that nice either, come to think of it.

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* JerkAss: The Rodriguez Brothers. The other repo men aren't that nice either, come to think of it.however.



* RandomEventsPlot

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* RandomEventsPlotRandomEventsPlot: Before the Chevy Malibu comes into play, the plot is mostly pieces of Otto and the other Repo Men doing their job.



* SicklyGreenGlow

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* SicklyGreenGlowSicklyGreenGlow: The 1964 Chevy Malibu at the end.


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CultClassic comedy-sci-fi movie directed by Alex Cox and released in 1984. Known for its comic vignettes, outlandish scenarios, GenreBusting aesthetic memorable dialogue and well-liked soundtrack, made entirely out of songs from famous PunkRock bands like Music/BlackFlag, SuicidalTendencies, CircleJerks, [[Music/TheStooges Iggy Pop]] and others.

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CultClassic comedy-sci-fi movie directed by Alex Cox and released in 1984. Known for its comic vignettes, outlandish scenarios, GenreBusting aesthetic memorable dialogue and well-liked soundtrack, made entirely out of songs from famous PunkRock bands like Music/BlackFlag, SuicidalTendencies, CircleJerks, Music/SuicidalTendencies, Music/CircleJerks, [[Music/TheStooges Iggy Pop]] Pop,]] and others.


CultClassic comedy-sci-fi movie directed by Alex Cox and released in 1984. Known for its predominance of HeyItsThatGuy's, comic vignettes, outlandish scenarios, GenreBusting aesthetic memorable dialogue and well-liked soundtrack, made entirely out of songs from famous PunkRock bands like Music/BlackFlag, SuicidalTendencies, CircleJerks, [[Music/TheStooges Iggy Pop]] and others.

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CultClassic comedy-sci-fi movie directed by Alex Cox and released in 1984. Known for its predominance of HeyItsThatGuy's, comic vignettes, outlandish scenarios, GenreBusting aesthetic memorable dialogue and well-liked soundtrack, made entirely out of songs from famous PunkRock bands like Music/BlackFlag, SuicidalTendencies, CircleJerks, [[Music/TheStooges Iggy Pop]] and others.

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