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* {{Joisey}}: One of the poker players lights up a big cigar, leading another to say "Hey, do me a favor, smoke towards New Jersey!"

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* {{Joisey}}: One During one of the poker players games Vinnie mentions that he and his wife are "driving to Asbury Park for the weekend".
** After Speed
lights up a big cigar, leading another to say "Hey, cigar during the same game:
--->'''Roy:''' Hey, you wanna
do me a favor, smoke really big favor? Smoke towards New Jersey!"Jersey.

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* TheEeyore: Felix is this for much of the first part of the film, due to being miserable over the breakup of his marriage. His attempts to make small talk with the Pigeon sisters reduces all three of them to a sobbing mess in the short time it takes for Oscar to prepare drinks in the kitchen.


** The Pigeon sisters note that Felix is named like [[WesternAnimation/FelixTheCat the cat]]

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** The Pigeon sisters note that Felix is named like [[WesternAnimation/FelixTheCat the cat]]cat]].
** As Felix and the Pigeon sisters are sobbing over their respective divorces, Oscar emerges from the kitchen with the drink tray asking, "Is everybody happy?" Besides being a funny gag, this would have been recognized by older 1968 viewers as the catchphrase of '20s'40s bandleader Ted Lewis.

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* TheFilmOfThePlay


** "'Let it be on your head!' What is that, the curse of the Film/CatPeople?"

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** "'Let it be on your head!' What the hell is that, the curse of the Film/CatPeople?"


** The Pigeon sisters note that Felix is named like [[WesterAnimation/FelixTheCat the cat]]

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** The Pigeon sisters note that Felix is named like [[WesterAnimation/FelixTheCat [[WesternAnimation/FelixTheCat the cat]]


* NewmanPhoneCall: Felix talking to his ex on the phone.

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* NewmanPhoneCall: NewhartPhoneCall: Felix talking to his ex on the phone.


* AccidentalMisnaming: Part of the spousal relationship between Oscar and Felix is shown by Felix sometimes calling Oscar "Frances."

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* AccidentalMisnaming: AccidentalMisnaming:
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Part of the spousal relationship between Oscar and Felix is shown by Felix sometimes calling Oscar "Frances.""
** Oscar and Felix keep getting the names of the Pigeon sisters mixed up. Even in the end credits, the names have to be switched around.



* NewmanPhoneCall: Felix talking to his ex on the phone.



* ShoutOut: Roy expresses irritation with Murray's glacially slow card shuffling by snarking, "Aren't you the one they call Film/TheCincinnatiKid?"

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* ShoutOut: ShoutOut:
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Roy expresses irritation with Murray's glacially slow card shuffling by snarking, "Aren't you the one they call Film/TheCincinnatiKid?"Film/TheCincinnatiKid?"
** Oscar compares Felix to Film/MaryPoppins. Later he calls him [[Film/TheWizardOfOz the Wicked Witch of the North]].
** The Pigeon sisters note that Felix is named like [[WesterAnimation/FelixTheCat the cat]]
** "'Let it be on your head!' What is that, the curse of the Film/CatPeople?"


* InstrumentalThemeTune: Used for the Klugman-Randall TV series as well.

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* InstrumentalThemeTune: Composed by Neil Hefti. Used for the Klugman-Randall TV series as well.well.
** There are [[ForgottenThemeTuneLyrics unused lyrics as well]], written by Sammy Cahn.


* TheGhost: Felix's wife and Oscar's ex-wife. Often talked about but never seen or heard, but we do hear a loud '''''click''''' when Blanche angrily hangs up on Oscar.

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* TheGhost: Felix's wife Frances and Oscar's ex-wife.ex-wife Blanche. Often talked about but never seen or heard, but we do hear a loud '''''click''''' when Blanche angrily hangs up on Oscar.


--->'''Oscar''': ARE YOU CRAZY? ARE YOU OUT OF YOUR MIND? TAKE YOUR FRANKFURTERS AND... ([[CurseCutShort slams phone down]])

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--->'''Oscar''': -->'''Oscar''': ARE YOU CRAZY? ARE YOU OUT OF YOUR MIND? TAKE YOUR FRANKFURTERS AND... ([[CurseCutShort slams phone down]])


* ShoutOut: Roy expresses irritation with Murray's glacially slow card shuffling by snarking "Aren't you the one called Film/TheCincinnatiKid?"

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* ShoutOut: Roy expresses irritation with Murray's glacially slow card shuffling by snarking snarking, "Aren't you the one called they call Film/TheCincinnatiKid?"

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* CharacterDevelopment: By the end, Felix has grown out of his despair at getting divorced, and can face the prospect of a call from his soon-to-be-ex-wife with equanimity. Oscar for his part is not as much the filthy slob, telling his poker buddies to be careful with the cigarette and cigar ash as they sit down to play.

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* RooftopConfrontation: Eventually Oscar snaps, breathing fire and murder and chasing Felix around the building. He chases Felix all the way to the roof, where he manages to restrain from murdering Felix but does demand that Felix move out immediately.

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* MatchCut: From bowling pins falling to pool balls being knocked around as Felix and Oscar are out having fun (or, rather, Oscar is trying to make Felix have more fun).

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