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* ForeignFanservice: Didier again.


* TheEighties: Set in 1982, shortly after the theatrical release of ''First Blood.''



* TheEighties: Set in 1982, shortly after the theatrical release of ''First Blood.''


* TheBully:
** Lee is a bit of a bully with Will and continues to manhandle Will up until the third act, when Didier's posse attacks him in Will's defense.
** Lee is himself bullied by his brother's friends, showing where he gets it from.



* OddFriendship: Will and Lee.

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* OddFriendship: Will and Lee.Lee are complete opposites, but befriend each other through their joint venture.



* PolarOppositeTwins


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* StylisticSuck: The film within a film is obviously the work of amateur school kids.

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* EverybodySmokes: This being 1982, people are lighting up in the movie theater, including Lee! Didier also smokes.


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* SmokingIsCool: Lee smokes as part of his bad-boy persona, and Didier smokes because he's an impossibly cool and exotic French kid.

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* BrokenAce: Didier, the impossibly cool French foreign exchange student, is revealed to be a bit of a coward and not at all admired by his fellow Frenchmen.


* UnwantedHarem: Didier's has two groups of this, girls '''and''' boys.


In spite of their differences, Will and Lee are brought together by a mutual love of cinema, and they end up remaking ''[[{{Rambo}} First Blood]]'' with nothing more than a cheap camera and a makeshift movie-set. By the end of the summer, [[OddFriendship they become the best of friends.]]

Notable for having one of the coolest examples of a non-{{Anime}} {{Bishounen}} out there: Didier Revol, the Johnny Depp lookalike French Exchange student.

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In spite of their differences, Will and Lee are brought together by a mutual love of cinema, interest in creative expression, and they end up remaking ''[[{{Rambo}} First Blood]]'' ''Film/FirstBlood'' with nothing more than a cheap camera and a makeshift movie-set.movie set. By the end of the summer, [[OddFriendship they become the best of friends.]]

Notable for having one of the coolest examples of a non-{{Anime}} {{Bishounen}} out there: Didier Revol, the Johnny Depp lookalike French Exchange student.
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* TheEighties: Ah, those were the days...



* {{Bishounen}}: Didier Revol, French Johnny Depp lookalike.

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* {{Bishounen}}: Didier Revol, a stylish French Johnny Depp lookalike.exchange student fawned over by boys and girls alike.



* EveryoneLooksSexierIfFrench: Didier the French exchange student is a ridiculously prominent example of this trope. What makes this trope especially funny is that, while the English see Didier as impossibly cool and sexy, his French classmates clearly see him as a goofy, nerdy klutz

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* TheEighties: Set in 1982, shortly after the theatrical release of ''First Blood.''
* EveryoneLooksSexierIfFrench: Didier the French exchange student is treated like a ridiculously prominent example of this trope. What makes this trope especially funny is that, while rock star by the English see Didier as impossibly cool and sexy, British students, but he seems to be a social outcast among his French classmates clearly see him as a goofy, nerdy klutzcountrymen.



* ParentalAbandonment: Will's father died of a stroke while Lee's father left him before he was born.

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* ParentalAbandonment: Will's father died of a stroke while stroke. Lee's father left him before he was born.born, and his mother spends most of her time out of the country.



* ShoutOut: When Lee Carter is being suspended, the teacher shouts at one child named Sam Taylor-Wood.

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* ShoutOut: ShoutOut:
** ''Film/FirstBlood'' is the catalyst of the film, and numerous scenes are featured.
**
When Lee Carter is being suspended, the teacher shouts at one child named [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sam_Taylor-Johnson Sam Taylor-Wood.Taylor-Wood]].
** The kids' short film is screened before ''Film/{{Yentl}}''
** Lee was apparently inspired to film his "Screen Test" by the BBC show ''[[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Screen_Test Screen Test]]''. A few brief scenes of the show are seen, including the moment when [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jan_Pinkava Jan Pinkava]] receives his award.



* ThrowItIn: In Universe. When Lee, during filming, is accidentilly hit by Didier, it is explained away by Lee being "a double."

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* ThrowItIn: In Universe. When Lee, during filming, is accidentilly accidentally hit by Didier, it is explained away by Lee being "a double."





* AmusingInjuries - The film follows this trope until drama requires otherwise, and then injuries can turn ''quite'' deadly serious.

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* AmusingInjuries - TheEighties: Ah, those were the days...
* AmusingInjuries:
The film follows this trope until drama requires otherwise, and then injuries can turn ''quite'' deadly serious.



* {{Bishounen}} - Didier Revol, French Johnny Depp lookalike.
* BloodBrothers - Will and Lee-Carter.
* {{Cloudcuckoolander}} - Will, sweet Will.
* CatholicSchoolgirlsRule - "St. Mary's is just down the road, and they're all Catholic!"
* TheEighties - Ah, those were the days...
* EveryoneLooksSexierIfFrench - Didier the French exchange student is a ridiculously prominent example of this trope. What makes this trope especially funny is that, while the English see Didier as impossibly cool and sexy, his French classmates clearly see him as a goofy, nerdy klutz
* EvenTheGuysWantHim - Didier, so beautiful that he has an UnwantedHarem of girls '''and''' boys.
* ForeignFanservice - Didier again.
* {{Jerkass}} - Lee Carter, initially.
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold - Lee Carter, eventually
* OddFriendship - Will and Lee
* ParodySue - Didier, the seemingly perfect androgynous stud is just as innocent and immature as other boys his age.
* ParentalAbandonment - Will's father died of a stroke while Lee's father left him before he was born.

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* {{Bishounen}} - {{Bishounen}}: Didier Revol, French Johnny Depp lookalike.
* BloodBrothers - BloodBrothers: Will and Lee-Carter.
* {{Cloudcuckoolander}} - {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: Will, sweet Will.
* CatholicSchoolgirlsRule - CatholicSchoolgirlsRule: "St. Mary's is just down the road, and they're all Catholic!"
* TheEighties - Ah, those were the days...
* EveryoneLooksSexierIfFrench -
EveryoneLooksSexierIfFrench: Didier the French exchange student is a ridiculously prominent example of this trope. What makes this trope especially funny is that, while the English see Didier as impossibly cool and sexy, his French classmates clearly see him as a goofy, nerdy klutz
* EvenTheGuysWantHim - EvenTheGuysWantHim: Didier, so beautiful that he has an UnwantedHarem of girls '''and''' boys.
* ForeignFanservice - ForeignFanservice: Didier again.
* {{Jerkass}} - {{Jerkass}}: Lee Carter, initially.
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold - JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Lee Carter, eventually
eventually.
* OddFriendship - OddFriendship: Will and Lee
Lee.
* ParodySue - ParodySue: Didier, the seemingly perfect androgynous stud is just as innocent and immature as other boys his age.
* ParentalAbandonment - ParentalAbandonment: Will's father died of a stroke while Lee's father left him before he was born.



* ShoutOut - When Lee Carter is being suspended, the teacher shouts at one child named Sam Taylor-Wood

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* ShoutOut - ShoutOut: When Lee Carter is being suspended, the teacher shouts at one child named Sam Taylor-WoodTaylor-Wood.



* TroublingUnchildlikeBehaviour - Were it not for his friendship with Will, Lee Carter would never have felt what it was like to be a real little-boy.
* UnwantedHarem - Didier's has two groups of this, girls '''and''' boys.
* WideEyedIdealist - Will again.

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* TroublingUnchildlikeBehaviour - TroublingUnchildlikeBehaviour: Were it not for his friendship with Will, Lee Carter would never have felt what it was like to be a real little-boy.
* UnwantedHarem - UnwantedHarem: Didier's has two groups of this, girls '''and''' boys.
* WideEyedIdealist - WideEyedIdealist: Will again.


* HeyItsThatGuy - [[Film/XMenFirstClass Magneto]] is Will, and [[Series/DoctorWho Nurse Redfern]] is his mother. [[Film/TheMazeRunner Gally]] is Lee Carter.


* HeyItsThatGuy - [[Film/XMenFirstClass Magneto]] is Will, and [[DoctorWho Nurse Redfern]] is his mother. [[Film/TheMazeRunner Gally]] is Lee Carter.

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* HeyItsThatGuy - [[Film/XMenFirstClass Magneto]] is Will, and [[DoctorWho [[Series/DoctorWho Nurse Redfern]] is his mother. [[Film/TheMazeRunner Gally]] is Lee Carter.


* HeyItsThatGuy - [[Film/XMenFirstClass Magneto]] is Will, and [[DoctorWho Nurse Redfern]] is his mother. [[TheMazeRunner Gally]] is Lee Carter.

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* HeyItsThatGuy - [[Film/XMenFirstClass Magneto]] is Will, and [[DoctorWho Nurse Redfern]] is his mother. [[TheMazeRunner [[Film/TheMazeRunner Gally]] is Lee Carter.


* {{Rambo}} - The Sylvester Stallone film that inspired this delightful adventure.


* [[ShowWithinAShow Film Within A Film]]: Types 1 - the remaking of ''[[{{Rambo}} First Blood]]''.


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* ShowWithinAShow: Types 1 - the remaking of ''Film/FirstBlood''.


* HeyItsThatGuy - [[XMenFirstClass Magneto]] is Will, and [[DoctorWho Nurse Redfern]] is his mother. [[TheMazeRunner Gally]] is Lee Carter.

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* HeyItsThatGuy - [[XMenFirstClass [[Film/XMenFirstClass Magneto]] is Will, and [[DoctorWho Nurse Redfern]] is his mother. [[TheMazeRunner Gally]] is Lee Carter.

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* ShoutOut - When Lee Carter is being suspended, the teacher shouts at one child named Sam Taylor-Wood

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