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-->"Depends on the model."

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-->"Depends --->''"Depends on the model." "''



-->"I was Designed by your kind, You made me what I am."

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-->"I -->''"I was Designed by your kind, You made me what I am.""''



* OverlyLongGag: The opening VanityPlates. Whether [[JustifiedTrope justified]] or not.

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* OverlyLongGag: The opening VanityPlates.{{Vanity Plate}}s. Whether [[JustifiedTrope justified]] or not.



* PassingTheTorch: The Kid [[spoiler: takes up the mantle of his posthmous idol, or at least a fictionalized version of him - who's to say what the real Turbo Rider was ''actually'' like?]].

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* PassingTheTorch: The Kid [[spoiler: takes up the mantle of his posthmous idol, or at least a fictionalized version of him - -- who's to say what the real Turbo Rider was ''actually'' like?]].



* {{Zeerust}}: The narrator announces that it's the futuristic year 1997. The post-apocalyptic wasteland is filled with 1980s style and references. Basically this trope is the movie's reason for existing.

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* {{Zeerust}}: The narrator announces that it's the futuristic year 1997. The post-apocalyptic wasteland is filled with 1980s style and references. Basically this trope is the movie's reason for existing.existing.
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--.>"Depends on the model."

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--.>"Depends -->"Depends on the model."


* ChekhovsGun: The small tin of View-Master reels the Kid's parents gave him before their demise in the flashback ended up saving his life. In the final of the movie this happenstance gives the audience a [[CrowningMomentofHeartwarming Thanks Mom]] feel to it.

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* ChekhovsGun: The small tin of View-Master reels the Kid's parents gave him before their demise in the flashback ended up saving his life. In the final of the movie this happenstance gives the audience a [[CrowningMomentofHeartwarming Thanks Mom]] "Thanks Mom" feel to it.



** The Kid & Apple's stargazing scene is right out of ''Film/TheLionKing'' (complete with scientifically-accurate anecdote and similar shots).

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** The Kid & Apple's stargazing scene is right out of ''Film/TheLionKing'' ''Disney/TheLionKing'' (complete with scientifically-accurate anecdote and similar shots).

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** One of the skulls mounted outside of Zeus' fortress [[spoiler:has the remnants of a mechanical eye in one of the empty sockets.]]


** Zeus' two main henchmen (Skeletron and the one with the gas mask) with their getups are reminiscent of [[Film/MadMax2 Lord Humungus]] and [[Film/BigTroubleInLittleChina one of the Three Storms]] respectively.

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** Zeus' two main henchmen (Skeletron and the one with the gas mask) with their getups are reminiscent of [[Film/MadMax2 [[Film/MadMax2TheRoadWarrior Lord Humungus]] and [[Film/BigTroubleInLittleChina one of the Three Storms]] respectively.


* AIIsACrapshoot: [[UpToEleven In the case of]] [[spoiler:Zeus]] who dynamically went on to [[FortheEvulz slaughter or enthrall]] as many innocent/evil humans as he could since the end times. And all because the guy he was built after told him "[[{{WhatMeasureIsANonHuman}} you're only a robot]]".

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* AIIsACrapshoot: AIIsACrapshoot:
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[[UpToEleven In the case of]] [[spoiler:Zeus]] who dynamically went on to [[FortheEvulz [[ForTheEvulz slaughter or enthrall]] as many innocent/evil humans as he could since the end times. And all because the guy he was built after told him "[[{{WhatMeasureIsANonHuman}} you're only a robot]]".



-->"Depends on the model."

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-->"Depends --.>"Depends on the model."



* BloodyHilarious: The film runs on this trope.

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* %%* BloodyHilarious: The film runs on this trope.



* [[HumansAreFlawed Humans Are Pests]]: Or at least more akin to cockroaches; according to Zeus after '''the reveal'''.
* ItsPersonal: Frederick wants revenge on Zeus for the murder of his brother, [[spoiler:and the Kid wants the same thing for the murder of his parents.]]
* ItSucksToBeTheChosenOne: [[spoiler: The original Turbo Rider either fails his mission of saving humanity or dies in the process of winning a PyrrhicVictory]].

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* [[HumansAreFlawed Humans Are Pests]]: HumansAreFlawed: Or at least more akin to cockroaches; according to Zeus after '''the reveal'''.
* ItsPersonal: Frederick wants revenge on Zeus for the murder of his brother, [[spoiler:and the Kid wants the same thing for the murder of his parents.]]
parents]].
* ItSucksToBeTheChosenOne: [[spoiler: The [[spoiler:The original Turbo Rider either fails his mission of saving humanity or dies in the process of winning a PyrrhicVictory]].



* MeaningfulName: Zeus has.... kind of a god complex. And turns out to be able to [[spoiler:shoot electricity, or [[AgonyBeam something that looks like it]].]]

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* MeaningfulName: Zeus has.... kind of a god complex. And turns out to be able to [[spoiler:shoot electricity, or [[AgonyBeam something that looks like it]].]]it]]]].



** In addition to the name being similar to [[Film/JingleAllTheWay Turbo Man]] Turbo Rider & his suit may be inspired by ''Franchise/KamenRider''/''Television/MaskedRider''. This extends into some of the fight scenes and the suit's {{BFG}}:

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** In addition to the name being similar to [[Film/JingleAllTheWay Turbo Man]] Man]], Turbo Rider & his suit may be inspired by ''Franchise/KamenRider''/''Television/MaskedRider''. This extends into some of the fight scenes and the suit's {{BFG}}:{{BFG}}.



** Later, [[spoiler:the fate of his hand and its robotic replacement]] recalls ''Film/TheEmpireStrikesBack''.

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** Later, [[spoiler:the The fate of his [[spoiler:Fredrick]]'s hand and its robotic replacement]] replacement recalls ''Film/TheEmpireStrikesBack''.



** TheReveal showing that [[spoiler: Turbo Rider actually existed]] is similar to the discovery of a deceased astronaut captain's remains by the the ''Enterprise'' crew in the ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'' episode "The Royale".
** Zeus [[spoiler: meets his end]] in the same way as Film/{{Jaws}}.

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** TheReveal showing that [[spoiler: Turbo [[spoiler:Turbo Rider actually existed]] is similar to the discovery of a deceased astronaut captain's remains by the the ''Enterprise'' crew in the ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'' episode "The Royale".
** Zeus [[spoiler: meets [[spoiler:meets his end]] in the same way as Film/{{Jaws}}.



** More obvious, yet probably less noticeable, Apple. Her name is Apple and [[spoiler: is a computer]]. Apple Computers may have been established in 1976, in the 1980s is when it really took off by introducing the Macintosh in 1984. Similarly, Highway 64 is most likely a reference to the Commodore 64.

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** More obvious, yet probably less noticeable, Apple. Her Apple's name is Apple and [[spoiler: is [[spoiler:is a computer]]. Apple Computers may have been established in 1976, in the 1980s is when it really took off by introducing the Macintosh in 1984. Similarly, Highway 64 is most likely a reference to the Commodore 64.



* StarCrossedLovers: He's a human, [[spoiler:she's a robot. In a post-apocalypse precipitated by a massive RobotWar.]]
* TheStarscream: [[spoiler: Zeus established himself as a big bad when he betrayed and murdered his former master]].
* SuperSoldier: Turbo Rider

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* StarCrossedLovers: He's a human, [[spoiler:she's a robot. In a post-apocalypse precipitated by a massive RobotWar.]]
RobotWar]].
* TheStarscream: [[spoiler: Zeus [[spoiler:Zeus established himself as a big bad when he betrayed and murdered his former master]].
* SuperSoldier: Turbo RiderRider.

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* CrapsackWorld: After the nuclear RobotWar, the world is made barren to the point where the water is acidic. The last remnants of human- and robotkind spend their days scavenging for resources, and the only semblance of civilization is a fascistic EvilOverlord.


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* ProtagonistTitle

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* AwesomeAussie: Fredrick the arm-wrestler.


* AIIsACrapshoot: [[UpToEleven In the case of Zeus]] who dynamically went on to [[FortheEvulz slaughter or enthrall]] as many innocent/evil humans as he could since the end times. And all because the guy he was built after told him "[[{{WhatMeasureIsANonHuman}} you're only a robot]]".

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* AIIsACrapshoot: [[UpToEleven In the case of Zeus]] of]] [[spoiler:Zeus]] who dynamically went on to [[FortheEvulz slaughter or enthrall]] as many innocent/evil humans as he could since the end times. And all because the guy he was built after told him "[[{{WhatMeasureIsANonHuman}} you're only a robot]]".


* AnAesop: The film may seem like a shallow exploitation parody, but the story is based around the idea that in times of need and desperation people can draw a sense of hope and positive lessons from an idea of the past while rejecting its horrors and mistakes, [[spoiler: as shown by Turbo Kid taking on the long-forgotten fallen hero Turbo Rider's persona]].

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** Invoked literally by [[spoiler:Apple]] when the Kid says he thought all robots were evil:
-->"Depends on the model."
* AnAesop: The film may seem like a shallow exploitation parody, but the story is based around the idea that in times of need and desperation people can draw a sense of hope and positive lessons from an idea of the past while rejecting its horrors and mistakes, [[spoiler: as [[spoiler:as shown by Turbo Kid taking on the long-forgotten fallen hero Turbo Rider's persona]].



* ChekhovsGun: The small tin of View-Master reels the Kid's parents gave him before their demise in the flashback ended up up saving his life. In the final of the movie this happenstance gives the audience a [[CrowningMomentofHeartwarming Thanks Mom]] feel to it.

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* ChekhovsGun: The small tin of View-Master reels the Kid's parents gave him before their demise in the flashback ended up up saving his life. In the final of the movie this happenstance gives the audience a [[CrowningMomentofHeartwarming Thanks Mom]] feel to it.


''Turbo Kid'' is a 2015 Canadian/New Zealand film starring Creator/MunroChambers and Creator/MichaelIronside that's best described as ''Film/MadMax'' [[XMeetsY meets]] ''Film/BMXBandits''.

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''Turbo Kid'' is a 2015 Canadian/New Zealand film starring Creator/MunroChambers and Creator/MichaelIronside that's best described as ''Film/MadMax'' [[XMeetsY [[JustForFun/XMeetsY meets]] ''Film/BMXBandits''.


** The Turbo Glove owes a bit to the infamous [[NintendoEntertainmentSystem [=PowerGlove=]]].

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** The Turbo Glove owes a bit to the infamous [[NintendoEntertainmentSystem [[UsefulNotes/NintendoEntertainmentSystem [=PowerGlove=]]].


* {{Foreshadowing}}: The Kid asks Apple if she's able to shoot laser beams from her mouth. [[spoiler:Guess what's Zeus' ultimate weapon.]]



** Zeus' two main henchmen (Skeletron and the one with the gas mask) with their getups are reminiscent of [[Film/MadMax2 Lord Humungus]] and [[Film/BigTroubleInLittleChina one of the Three Storms]] respectively.



** TheReveal with [[spoiler:Zeus]] is inspired by ''Film/TheTerminator''.

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** TheReveal with [[spoiler:Zeus]] is inspired by ''Film/TheTerminator''. The year the film is set in is 1997, the date of a nuclear holocaust according to ''Film/Terminator2JudgmentDay''.



** More obvious, yet probably less noticeable, Apple. Her name is Apple and [[spoiler: is a computer]]. Apple Computers may have been established in 1976, in the 1980s is when it really took off by introducing the Macintosh in 1984.

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** More obvious, yet probably less noticeable, Apple. Her name is Apple and [[spoiler: is a computer]]. Apple Computers may have been established in 1976, in the 1980s is when it really took off by introducing the Macintosh in 1984. Similarly, Highway 64 is most likely a reference to the Commodore 64.


A sequel [[http://www.horror-movies.ca/2016/09/dust-off-bmx-turbo-kid-2-confirmed/ is in preparation]], starting just after the events of the first movie, and will possibly be shown at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.

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A sequel [[http://www.horror-movies.ca/2016/09/dust-off-bmx-turbo-kid-2-confirmed/ is in preparation]], starting just after the events of the first movie, and will possibly be shown at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.
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It's AfterTheEnd (in [[{{Zeerust}} 1997]]), and nuclear winter has made has left the land barren and cold as Canada. Water is a scarce commodity, people scavenge just to survive, and [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking BMX bikes are the chosen method of transportation]]. In this world live a [[NoNameGiven nameless]], comic-book-loving yet streetwise youth and a hard-boiled "cowboy" named Fredrick the Arm Wrestler...

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It's AfterTheEnd (in [[{{Zeerust}} 1997]]), and nuclear winter has made has left the land as barren and cold as Canada. Water is a scarce commodity, people scavenge just to survive, and [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking BMX bikes are the chosen method of transportation]]. In this world live lives a [[NoNameGiven nameless]], comic-book-loving yet streetwise youth and a hard-boiled "cowboy" named Fredrick the Arm Wrestler...

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