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-->'''Joe''': [He and his ex-wife] got the separation, the divorce was final, she came by to pick up a few of her things and then we... We -- [[GoLookAtTheDistraction Is anyone else hungry]]?

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-->'''Joe''': [He and his ex-wife] got the separation, the divorce was final, she came by to pick up a few of her things and then we... We -- [[GoLookAtTheDistraction Is anyone else hungry]]?hungry?


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[[caption-width-right:350:He had the perfect game plan. There's just one little problem...]]


* ExplainExplainOhCrap: When Joe and his agent are trying to figure out if Peyton's claim of being Joe's daughter has any chance of being legitimate.
-->'''Joe''': We got the separation, the divorce was final, she came by to pick up a few of her things and then we... We -- [[GoLookAtTheDistraction Is anyone else hungry]]?

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* ExplainExplainOhCrap: When Joe and his agent are trying to figure out if Peyton's claim of being Joe's daughter has any chance of being legitimate.
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-->'''Joe''': We [He and his ex-wife] got the separation, the divorce was final, she came by to pick up a few of her things and then we... We -- [[GoLookAtTheDistraction Is anyone else hungry]]?

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* ExplainExplainOhCrap: When Joe and his agent are trying to figure out if Peyton's claim of being Joe's daughter has any chance of being legitimate.
-->'''Joe''': We got the separation, the divorce was final, she came by to pick up a few of her things and then we... We -- [[GoLookAtTheDistraction Is anyone else hungry]]?


* TheAutographedBall: Peyton bedazzles Joe's MVP football.

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* TheAutographedBall: %%* The Autographed Ball: Peyton bedazzles Joe's MVP football.football. - unlaunched

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* TheAutographedBall: Peyton bedazzles Joe's MVP football.

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* BackToBackPoster: One poster has buff footballer Joe back to back with his tiny ballerina daughter for humor.


NFL quarterback Joe Kingman (Wrestling/DwayneJohnson) is living the perfect bachelor lifestyle when he discovers that he has an 8-year-old daughter he's never known about named, Peyton (Creator/MadisonPettis). HilarityEnsues when she comes to stay with him as Joe struggles to be a parent while also juggling his sports career.

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NFL quarterback Joe Kingman (Wrestling/DwayneJohnson) is living the perfect bachelor lifestyle when he discovers that he has an 8-year-old daughter he's never known about named, named Peyton (Creator/MadisonPettis). HilarityEnsues when she comes to stay with him as Joe struggles to be a parent while also juggling his sports career.


NFL quarterback Joe Kingman (Wrestling/DwayneJohnson) is living the perfect bachelor lifestyle when he discovers that he has an 8-year-old daughter he's never known about named, Peyton (Creator/MadisonPettis. HilarityEnsues when she comes to stay with him as Joe struggles to be a parent while also juggling his sports career.

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NFL quarterback Joe Kingman (Wrestling/DwayneJohnson) is living the perfect bachelor lifestyle when he discovers that he has an 8-year-old daughter he's never known about named, Peyton (Creator/MadisonPettis.(Creator/MadisonPettis). HilarityEnsues when she comes to stay with him as Joe struggles to be a parent while also juggling his sports career.


''The Game Plan'' is a 2007 Creator/{{Disney}} family comedy film directed by Andy Fickman starring [[Wrestling/DwayneJohnson The Rock]].

NFL quarterback Joe Kingman (Wrestling/DwayneJohnson) is living the perfect bachelor lifestyle when he discovers that he has an 8-year-old daughter he's never known, Peyton (Creator/MadisonPettis) who comes to live with him. HilarityEnsues as Joe struggles to be a parent while also juggling his sport career.

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''The Game Plan'' is a 2007 Creator/{{Disney}} family comedy film directed by Andy Fickman starring [[Wrestling/DwayneJohnson The Rock]].Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson]].

NFL quarterback Joe Kingman (Wrestling/DwayneJohnson) is living the perfect bachelor lifestyle when he discovers that he has an 8-year-old daughter he's never known, known about named, Peyton (Creator/MadisonPettis) who comes to live with him. (Creator/MadisonPettis. HilarityEnsues when she comes to stay with him as Joe struggles to be a parent while also juggling his sport sports career.



* ActionHeroBabysitter: [[Wrestling/DwayneJohnson The Rock]] as a football player unexpectedly having to raise a ballerina daughter.

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* ActionHeroBabysitter: [[Wrestling/DwayneJohnson The Rock]] as a football player unexpectedly having to raise a ballerina for a daughter.



* ChekhovsGun: [[spoiler:When Joe says he's allergic to cinnamon, Peyton says she's allergic to nuts. She accidentally ingests nuts in a dessert, which provides the impetus for the film's final act.]]

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* ChekhovsGun: [[spoiler:When [[spoiler: When Joe says he's allergic to cinnamon, Peyton says she's allergic to nuts. She accidentally ingests nuts in a dessert, which provides the impetus for the film's final act.]]



* DistractedByTheSexy: Monique can be seen to get rather flustered by Kingman's physique during ballet training while he's not looking.
* DownToTheLastPlay: What else? It's a family film including sports after all.
* DumbBlonde: The nanny they first hire is quite ditzy.
* EveryYearTheyFizzleOut: Joe is by far the most famous and popular footballer, yet he's never actually won the championship.

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* DistractedByTheSexy: Monique can be seen to get rather flustered by Kingman's Joe's, erm, ''athletic'' physique during ballet training while he's not looking.
* DownToTheLastPlay: What else? It's a family film including sports after all.
with sports.
* DumbBlonde: The nanny they first originally hire is quite ditzy.
ditzy and is more concerned with being picked by "The King" instead of taking care of Peyton.
* EveryYearTheyFizzleOut: Joe is by far the most famous and popular footballer, yet he's never actually won the championship. [[spoiler: This is averted by the end of the film.]]



* FictionalPinballGame[=/=]PersonalArcade: Kingman has a "Kingman" pinball game[[note]]actually a modified ''Monday Night Football'' pin[[/note]] in his apartment.
* GlorifiedSpermDonor: Joe. To be fair though he didn't actually ''know'' he had a daughter until she showed up on his doorstep.
* ImGoingToDisneyWorld: Part of a subplot in the movie where Kingman, would make a lot of money by saying something similar about an InUniverse burger franchise should he win the championship game. Upon winning, he instead opts to say he's taking his daughter home.

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* FictionalPinballGame[=/=]PersonalArcade: Joe Kingman has a "Kingman" pinball game[[note]]actually a modified ''Monday Night Football'' pin[[/note]] in his apartment.
* GlorifiedSpermDonor: Joe. To be fair though though, he didn't actually ''know'' he had a daughter until she showed up on his doorstep.
* ImGoingToDisneyWorld: Part of a subplot in the movie where Kingman, Joe would make a lot of money by saying something similar about an InUniverse burger franchise should he win the championship game. Upon winning, he instead opts to say that he's taking his daughter home.



* JerkJock: Kingman starts off as a professional version of this, although he eventually softens up.
* LoveInterest: Joe falls for Peyton's ballet instructor, Monique Vasquez (played by Creator/RoselynSanchez)
* LukeYouAreMyFather: After he finds a girl named Peyton at his doorstep, she reveals to him that since he used to be married once to her mother Sara Kelly, she is his daughter.
* ManlyTears: After [[spoiler:Peyton gets taken back by Karen, Kingman cries after finding a letter from Peyton's mother, who he just learned had died six months prior.]]
* MeaningfulName: Hmm a football movie with a character named Peyton... One can only wonder if she was born on the 18th
* ParentalAbandonment: Peyton grows up without her [[DisappearedDad dad.]]

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* JerkJock: Kingman Joe starts off as a professional version of this, although after Peyton comes into his life, he eventually softens up.
* LoveInterest: Throughout the course of the film, Joe falls for Peyton's ballet instructor, Monique Vasquez (played by Creator/RoselynSanchez)
Creator/RoselynSanchez).
* LukeYouAreMyFather: After he Joe finds a little girl named Peyton at on his doorstep, she reveals to him that since he used to be married once to her mother mother, Sara Kelly, she is his daughter.
* ManlyTears: After [[spoiler:Peyton [[spoiler: Peyton gets taken back by Karen, Kingman Joe cries after finding a letter from Peyton's mother, mother explaining the situation, who he just learned had died six months prior.]]
* MeaningfulName: Hmm Hmm, a football movie with a character named Peyton... One can only wonder if she was born on the 18th
18th.
* MissingMom: Peyton claims that her mother is in Africa helping sick children, accounting for her absence throughout the film. [[spoiler: This is later played horribly straight as Sara was said to have died in a car accident six months prior.]]
* ParentalAbandonment: Peyton grows up without her [[DisappearedDad dad.]]]] Accidental in this case since Joe never knew about her existence.



* RedHerring: When Payton was being interrogated by Joe and his manager about her legal guardian (as Payton stated her mom Sara was in Africa), Joe thought of Karen, Sara's sister. Payton stated that she has passed away. Then we see later on that Payton has been contacting with an adult female in Africa who she was close to, which is her mother. [[spoiler:Or at least, that's what the movie is trying to lead with the audience. Turns out, Payton lied. The woman was Karen, Sara's sister, and Sara had died from an accident]].
* ScaryBlackMan: Subverted. The Scary Black Football Player Clarence Monroe. Who first scares Peyton, but then is later seen giving her high fives and cries during the ballet recital.

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* RedHerring: When Payton Peyton was being interrogated by Joe and his manager about her legal guardian (as Payton Peyton stated her mom Sara was currently in Africa), Joe thought of Karen, Sara's sister. Payton stated sister, only for Peyton to state that she has passed away. Then we We see later on that Payton Peyton has been contacting in contact with an adult female in Africa who she was appears to be close to, which is and assume the woman to be her mother. [[spoiler:Or at least, that's what [[spoiler: However, it is later revealed that Peyton lied and the movie is trying to lead with the audience. Turns out, Payton lied. The woman was in fact Karen, Sara's sister, and while Sara was the one who had died from an accident]].
died.]]
* ScaryBlackMan: Subverted. The Scary Black Football Player Subverted with the one of Joe's teammates, Clarence Monroe. Who first He scares Peyton, Peyton at first, but then is later seen softens up throughout the course of the movie, giving her high fives and cries crying during the her ballet recital.



* TheCastShowoff: The Rock is quite the singer/guitarist/[[spoiler: ballet dancer.]]

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* TheCastShowoff: The Rock is quite the singer/guitarist/[[spoiler: singer, guitarist, and [[spoiler: ballet dancer.]]



-->'''Karen:''' She didn't tell you, did she? Joe...[[spoiler: Sara died in a car accident six months ago]].

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-->'''Karen:''' -->[[spoiler:'''Karen:''' She didn't tell you, did she? Joe...[[spoiler: Joe... Sara died in a car accident six months ago]].
ago.]]


* ImGoingToDisneyWorld: Part of a subplot in the movie.
* IronicEcho: "Looks like someone lost their man card."

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* ImGoingToDisneyWorld: Part of a subplot in the movie.movie where Kingman, would make a lot of money by saying something similar about an InUniverse burger franchise should he win the championship game. Upon winning, he instead opts to say he's taking his daughter home.
* IronicEcho: IronicEcho:
**
"Looks like someone lost their man card."



* LoveInterest: Joe falls for Peyton's ballet instructor, Monique Vasquez (played by Creator/RosalynSanchez)

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* LoveInterest: Joe falls for Peyton's ballet instructor, Monique Vasquez (played by Creator/RosalynSanchez)Creator/RoselynSanchez)



%%* SinkOrSwimFatherhood

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%%* SinkOrSwimFatherhood* SinkOrSwimFatherhood: Joe is a professional football player who suddenly is stuck with his 8-year old daughter who he didn't know existed until she showed up on his doorstep. He doesn't take it well.


Movie featuring Wrestling/DwayneJohnson as an American football star, whose entire way of life gets turned on its head when the daughter he's never known (Madison Pettis) comes to live with him.

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Movie featuring Wrestling/DwayneJohnson as an American football star, whose entire way of life gets turned on its head
''The Game Plan'' is a 2007 Creator/{{Disney}} family comedy film directed by Andy Fickman starring [[Wrestling/DwayneJohnson The Rock]].

NFL quarterback Joe Kingman (Wrestling/DwayneJohnson) is living the perfect bachelor lifestyle
when the he discovers that he has an 8-year-old daughter he's never known (Madison Pettis) known, Peyton (Creator/MadisonPettis) who comes to live with him.him. HilarityEnsues as Joe struggles to be a parent while also juggling his sport career.



* ActorAllusion: This time he plays [[Film/GridironGang football]].

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* %%* ActorAllusion: This time he plays [[Film/GridironGang football]].



* ChildrenRaiseYou
* DistractedByTheSexy: Monique, the ballet instructor can be seen to get rather flustered by Kingman's physique during ballet training while he's not looking.

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* %%* ChildrenRaiseYou
* DistractedByTheSexy: Monique, the ballet instructor Monique can be seen to get rather flustered by Kingman's physique during ballet training while he's not looking.



* LoveInterest: Joe falls for Peyton's ballet instructor, Monique Vasquez (played by Creator/RosalynSanchez)



* SinkOrSwimFatherhood

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* %%* SinkOrSwimFatherhood



-->'''Karen:''' She didn't tell you, did she? Joe...[[spoiler: Sara died in a car accident six months ago]].

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-->'''Karen:''' She didn't tell you, did she? Joe...[[spoiler: Sara died in a car accident six months ago]].ago]].

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* LukeYouAreMyFather

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* LukeYouAreMyFatherLukeYouAreMyFather: After he finds a girl named Peyton at his doorstep, she reveals to him that since he used to be married once to her mother Sara Kelly, she is his daughter.



-->'''Karen:''' She didn't tell you, did she? Joe...Sara died in a car accident six months ago.

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-->'''Karen:''' She didn't tell you, did she? Joe...[[spoiler: Sara died in a car accident six months ago.ago]].


* ScaryBlackMan: Subverted. The Scary Black Football Player Clarence Monroe first scares Peyton, but then is later seen giving her high fives and cries during the ballet recital.

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* ScaryBlackMan: Subverted. The Scary Black Football Player Clarence Monroe Monroe. Who first scares Peyton, but then is later seen giving her high fives and cries during the ballet recital.


* ScaryBlackMan: Subverted. The Scary Black Football Player first scares Peyton, but then is later seen giving her high fives and cries during the ballet recital.

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* ScaryBlackMan: Subverted. The Scary Black Football Player Clarence Monroe first scares Peyton, but then is later seen giving her high fives and cries during the ballet recital.

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