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A 1985 SpeculativeFiction comedy written and directed by Creator/JohnHughes, starring Creator/{{Brat Pack}}er Creator/AnthonyMichaelHall and supermodel Kelly [=LeBrock=], and featuring Creator/RobertDowneyJr and Creator/BillPaxton. A typical-[[TheEighties for-its-time]] (if somewhat tame) WishFulfillment teen-sex comedy with a sci-fi twist: When a pair of {{Hollywood Nerd}}s can't get girls on their own, they decide to build themselves the perfect woman in an effort to become popular.

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A 1985 SpeculativeFiction comedy written and directed by Creator/JohnHughes, starring Creator/{{Brat Pack}}er Creator/AnthonyMichaelHall and supermodel Kelly [=LeBrock=], Creator/KellyLeBrock, and featuring Creator/RobertDowneyJr and Creator/BillPaxton. A typical-[[TheEighties for-its-time]] (if somewhat tame) WishFulfillment teen-sex comedy with a sci-fi SciFi twist: When a pair of {{Hollywood Nerd}}s can't get girls on their own, they decide to build themselves the perfect woman in an effort to become popular.



Adapted into a [[Series/WeirdScience television series]] in the early 90s. A remake was announced in 2013 but has apparently landed in DevelopmentHell.

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Adapted into a [[Series/WeirdScience television series]] in the early 90s. A remake {{Remake}} was announced in 2013 but has apparently landed in DevelopmentHell.



* BackBlocking: Early in the party segment, one of the party goers blocks the view of the buffet, and when he moves aside a few seconds later, all of the food has been eaten.

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* BackBlocking: Early in the party segment, one of the party goers partygoers blocks the view of the buffet, and when he moves aside a few seconds later, all of the food has been eaten.



* BewareTheNiceOnes: Lisa may be hot, but beware that she is the hi-tech eqivalent of a Djinn (and djinn are usually not very nice) and ''will'' fuck up your day if you anger her. Chet learned this [[AssholeVictim the hard and humiliating way.]] Could have been worse, however.

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* BareYourMidriff: The outfit Lisa is wearing upon being created does this.
* BewareTheNiceOnes: Lisa may be hot, nice, but beware that she is the hi-tech eqivalent equivalent of a Djinn (and djinn are usually not very nice) and ''will'' fuck up your day if you anger her. Chet learned this [[AssholeVictim the hard and humiliating way.]] Could have been worse, however.



* BornAsAnAdult: Lisa comes to life as an adult, since she was created to be the "perfect woman."



* TheEighties: Many calling cards of the time period, including big hair, big shoulders, [[BreadEggsMilkSquick nuclear missiles]] and low-power magical computers.

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* TheEighties: Many calling cards of the time period, including [[EightiesHair big hair, hair]], big shoulders, [[BreadEggsMilkSquick nuclear missiles]] and low-power magical computers.



* InnocentFanserviceGirl: When Lisa takes a shower with Gary and Wyatt, she seem completely oblivious to the effect that her nudity is having on the boys, and instead thanks them for giving her such a perfect body. [[spoiler: Subverted in that she's not so innocent. She later tells one of the girls to shower with them because it was such a mind-blowing experience.]]

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* InnocentFanserviceGirl: When Lisa takes a shower with Gary and Wyatt, she seem completely oblivious to the effect that her nudity is having on the boys, and instead thanks them for giving her such a [[ProudBeauty perfect body. body.]] [[spoiler: Subverted in that she's not so innocent. She later tells one of the girls to shower with them because it was such a mind-blowing experience.]]



* ModestyBedsheet: Gary, Wyatt, and Lisa [[ShowerScene take a shower together]], and the boys ''keep their jeans and tennis shoes on''.

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* ModestyBedsheet: Gary, Wyatt, and MsFanservice: Lisa [[ShowerScene take a shower together]], was created to ''be'' one, as the "perfect woman" and the boys ''keep their jeans and tennis shoes on''.she gets her fair share of {{Fanservice}} scenes.



* NonNudeBathing: Gary, Wyatt, and Lisa [[ShowerScene take a shower together]], and the boys ''keep their jeans and tennis shoes on''.



* PantsPullingPrank: Happens to Gary and Wyatt in the opening scene.

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* PantsPullingPrank: Happens to In the opening scene Gary and Wyatt are pantsed by their bullies in the opening scene.gym, in front of all the girls.
* PhysicalFitnessPunishment At the end of the movie, Lisa shows up as a gym teacher and tells all the boys to "drop and give me twenty." The all-male gym class facepalms collectively and falls over backwards.



* SexyShirtSwitch: Wyatt absentmindedly puts on a pair of Lisa's panties after they spend the night together. Chet doesn't react well when he sees him.



* ShowerOfLove: A subversion. Gary and Wyatt take a shower with Lisa, but they keep their hands to themselves and don't even take their pants off.

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* ShowerOfLove: A subversion. Gary and Wyatt take a shower with Lisa, but they keep their hands to themselves and [[ShowerShy don't even take their pants off.off]], too busy EatingTheEyeCandy.



* StatuesqueStunner: Lisa is quite tall (Kelly LeBrock is 5'8"), and when she wears heels she's easily as tall as Gary and Wyatt.
* TeamMom: [[spoiler: Lisa.]]

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* SpeedSex: Implied to be how Lisa and Wyatt sleeping together turned out. She says he "passed out" 10 seconds into her "gymnastic routine".
* StatuesqueStunner: Lisa is quite tall (Kelly LeBrock (Creator/KellyLeBrock is 5'8"), and when she wears heels she's easily as tall as Gary and Wyatt.
* TeamMom: [[spoiler: Lisa.Lisa, who does her best to help the boys.]]



* ToplessnessFromTheBack: Lisa during her ShowerScene.



* WorkoutFanservice

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* VocalDissonance: The Biker Girl has a soft British voice when complementing the boys on the house.

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* VocalDissonance: The Biker Girl has a soft British voice when complementing complimenting the boys on the house.


A 1985 SpeculativeFiction comedy written and directed by Creator/JohnHughes, starring Creator/{{Brat Pack}}er Anthony Michael Hall and supermodel Kelly [=LeBrock=], and featuring Creator/RobertDowneyJr and Creator/BillPaxton. A typical-[[TheEighties for-its-time]] (if somewhat tame) WishFulfillment teen-sex comedy with a sci-fi twist: When a pair of {{Hollywood Nerd}}s can't get girls on their own, they decide to build themselves the perfect woman in an effort to become popular.

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A 1985 SpeculativeFiction comedy written and directed by Creator/JohnHughes, starring Creator/{{Brat Pack}}er Anthony Michael Hall Creator/AnthonyMichaelHall and supermodel Kelly [=LeBrock=], and featuring Creator/RobertDowneyJr and Creator/BillPaxton. A typical-[[TheEighties for-its-time]] (if somewhat tame) WishFulfillment teen-sex comedy with a sci-fi twist: When a pair of {{Hollywood Nerd}}s can't get girls on their own, they decide to build themselves the perfect woman in an effort to become popular.


* DidTheyOrDidntThey: After Wyatt passes out drunk following the trip to the blues club, Lisa offers herself to Gary. The next morning Gary is wearing Lisa's panties and she comments that he passed out before she could finish her "gymnastics routine", leaving the viewer to wonder just what exactly happened between the two of them.

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* DidTheyOrDidntThey: After Wyatt passes out drunk following the trip to the blues club, Lisa offers herself to Gary. The next morning Gary Wyatt is wearing Lisa's panties and she comments that he passed out before she could finish her "gymnastics routine", leaving the viewer to wonder just what exactly happened between the two of them.



* DopeSlap: Gary gives Wyatt an ''epic'' one (almost as a NonSequitur) when Wyatt says that they have to go take a shit while talking to the two cute girls.

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* DopeSlap: Gary gives Wyatt an ''epic'' one (almost as a NonSequitur) when Wyatt says that they have to go take Gary was just taking a shit while talking to the two cute girls.


* AnAesop: "When are you gonna learn that people will like you for who you are, and not for what you can give them?"



* AnAesop: "When are you gonna learn that people will like you for who you are, and not for what you can give them?"



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* ActorAllusion: According to Wyatt, Gary claimed to have [[Film/TheBreakfastClub a girlfriend in Canada]].


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* CastingGag: Vernon Wells as a [[Film/MadMax2TheRoadWarrior post-apocalyptic biker]], along with [[Film/TheHillsHaveEyes1977 Michael Berryman]].

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* BreakingTheFourthWall: At the very end, after ordering the gym class to "drop and give [her] twenty," Lisa looks directly at the camera and winks goodbye.


* ExtremeGraphicalRepresentation: Hacking into a government computer looks vaguely like a game of ''VideoGame/{{Tempest}}''. Getting locked out of files includes graphics of schools and spooky sound effects.

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* ExtremeGraphicalRepresentation: Hacking into a government computer looks vaguely like a game of ''VideoGame/{{Tempest}}''. Getting locked out of files includes graphics of schools skulls and spooky sound effects.


* TheEighties: Many calling cards of the time period, including big hair, big shoulders, nuclear missiles and low-power magical computers.

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* TheEighties: Many calling cards of the time period, including big hair, big shoulders, [[BreadEggsMilkSquick nuclear missiles missiles]] and low-power magical computers.

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* CoolCar: Lisa creates a pink '57 Cadillac for herself, a Porsche for Wyatt and a Ferrari for Gary.


* FacePalm: The rare mental overload version at the end by an ''entire class'' when Lisa appears in a junior high as a gym teacher and sexily growls, "Okay, drop and give me twenty", dressed in a cut-off tee and short shorts.



* HypocriticalHumor: Chett tells Wyatt, "Cover yourself, for God's sake!" and whisks his own towel off to toss it at him, leaving Chett himself standing naked.



* RecklessGunUsage: When Chet is enraged over the state of the house, he points a shotgun at Gary and Deb's faces, going so far as to contort Deb's nose painfully with the barrel. Then he whacks both of their heads with the barrel! This is played as a KickTheDog moment rather than a near-homicide.



* WeirdScience: '''''Not''''' the TropeNamer. This film was named after the genre, not the other way around. If anything, WeirdScience is the [[TropeNamer Film Namer]].

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* WeirdScience: '''''Not''''' An example, though not the TropeNamer. This film was named after the genre, not the other way around. If anything, WeirdScience is the [[TropeNamer Film Namer]].Namer.


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* WouldHitAGirl: When Chet bursts on on Gary and Deb post-coitus, he pushes his shotgun barrel into Deb's nose and then whacks her head with the barrel even while Gary pleads that she had nothing to do with the state of the house.


Adapted into a [[Series/WeirdScience television series]] in the early 90s. A remake has been planned.

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Adapted into a [[Series/WeirdScience television series]] in the early 90s. A remake was announced in 2013 but has been planned.apparently landed in DevelopmentHell.



** [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]] an instant later with:
-->'''Lisa:''' Well, in your race for power and glory, you forgot one small detail.\\
'''Wyatt:''' We forgot to hook up the doll.\\
'''Lisa:''' You forgot to hook up the doll.\\
([[OhCrap Cue Pershing II nuclear missile punching through their floor]].)



** BullyingTheDragon: But Lisa "convinces" him to make up with his brother at the end.
* BrokeYourArmPunchingOutCthulhu: See BewareTheNiceOnes.

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** BullyingTheDragon: But Lisa "convinces" him to make up with his brother at the end.
* BrokeYourArmPunchingOutCthulhu: See BewareTheNiceOnes.Chet gets more than he expected when he starts putting the moves on Lisa.



* BuxomIsBetter: An aversion. When Gary and Wyatt are designing Lisa's... "proportions", they briefly toy with the idea of giving her [[GagBoobs extremely large breasts]]. They quickly decide to give her much smaller breasts.
-->'''Gary:''' Anything more than a handful and you risk a sprained tongue.
** However, the cool boys ''demand'' gargantuan breasts. Fortunately (or unfortunately?), the computer was connected to the picture of an ICBM and not a doll.
* CaughtWithYourPantsDown

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* BuxomIsBetter: An aversion. When While Gary and Wyatt are designing Lisa's... "proportions", they briefly toy with the idea of consider giving her [[GagBoobs extremely large breasts]]. They quickly decide to give her much smaller breasts.
-->'''Gary:''' Anything
their girlfriend enormous breasts, Wyatt states that "Anything more than a handful and you risk a sprained tongue.
** However, the cool boys ''demand'' gargantuan breasts. Fortunately (or unfortunately?), the computer was connected to the picture of an ICBM
tongue." Ian and not a doll.
Mike, however, have no such restraint and request inhumanly large breasts.
* CaughtWithYourPantsDownCaughtWithYourPantsDown: Wyatt and Gary's EstablishingCharacterMoment as they lust after girls just before getting pantsed.



* TheEighties

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* TheEightiesTheEighties: Many calling cards of the time period, including big hair, big shoulders, nuclear missiles and low-power magical computers.



* ExtremeGraphicalRepresentation: Hacking into a government computer looks vaguely like a game of ''VideoGame/{{Tempest}}''. Getting locked out of files includes graphics of schools and spooky sound effects.



* [[FanserviceExtra Fanservice Extras]]: The girl in the upside down bathroom who gives a gratuitous PantyShot is one. The other is the girl playing the piano, who gets stripped down to her panties before being sucked up and out the chimney. The "Girl Playing Piano" is [[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0539639/ Kym Malin]], who is also [[Magazine/PlayBoy Playboy's Playmate of the Month]] for May 1982.[[note]]The original cut had her ''completely'' naked, but it was cut to avoid an R rating.[[/note]]
* TheFreelanceShameSquad: How funny is it when two kids get a Slurpee dumped on their heads? To ask the shoppers in that mall, there's absolutely nothing funnier, and they make sure Gary and Wyatt know that.

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* [[FanserviceExtra Fanservice Extras]]: FanserviceExtra: The girl in the upside down bathroom who gives a gratuitous PantyShot is one. The other is the girl playing the piano, who gets stripped down to her panties before being sucked up and out the chimney. The "Girl Playing Piano" is [[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0539639/ Kym Malin]], who is also [[Magazine/PlayBoy Playboy's Playmate of the Month]] for May 1982.[[note]]The original cut had her ''completely'' naked, but it was cut to avoid an R rating.[[/note]]
* TheFreelanceShameSquad: How funny is it TheFreelanceShameSquad:
** All the shoppers at the mall stop to point and laugh uproariously
when two kids get a Slurpee Wyatt and Gary gets an Icee dumped on their heads? To ask heads.
** The attendees at
the shoppers in that mall, there's absolutely nothing funnier, and they party all laugh uproariously when the bikers make sure Gary and fun of Wyatt know that.and Gary in spite of the bikers still being in the process of terrorizing everyone at the party.



* HollywoodHacking, complete with ExtremeGraphicalRepresentation.
* {{Hollywood Nerd}}s

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* HollywoodHacking, HollywoodHacking: The boys hack into a government mainframe to get more power for their computations, which is complete with ExtremeGraphicalRepresentation.
* {{Hollywood Nerd}}sNerd}}: Gary and Wyatt are skinny losers who get good grades, have genius level computer skills, and lust after girls but get picked on by bullies.



* JerkJock: Chet.

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* InstantAIJustAddWater: Lightning, in this case. The doll is also a critical factor, unless the Pershing missiles somehow have human intelligence as well.
* JerkJock: Chet.Chet, who flunked out of military school and spends his time bullying his little brother.



** InstantAIJustAddWater and/or lightning. And don't forget to hook up the doll. Pershing missiles happen when you don't hook up the doll.


* DawsonCasting: Lampshaded in-universe when Gary introduces Lisa to his parents and tries to pass her off as a high school exchange student from Europe. Kelly [=LeBrock=] was 24 at the time of filming. Gary's parents aren't quite buying it.
-->'''Gary's Dad:''' Do you go to Gary's school??\\
'''Lisa:''' ''(chuckling, and holding an open can of beer)'' Do I look like I'm in high school?\\
'''Gary's Dad:''' No.\\
'''Gary:''' ''(talking fast)'' Well, what it is, dad: She's...she's a...she's a foreign exchange student, ya know, and..and...they, like, have a different educational system happening around the world.\\
'''Gary's Mom:''' ''(to Lisa)'' You look very, uh...''mature''.



* EightiesHair: Lisa, big time.

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* EightiesHair: Lisa, big time.time, though in some scenes her hair is bigger than in others, and never ''quite'' so big as in the poster.



* ShoutOut: The bikers from ''Film/TheRoadWarrior'' show up to crash Gary and Wyatt's party.

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* ShoutOut: The One of the bullies is nicknamed Film/MadMax. Later, the bikers from ''Film/TheRoadWarrior'' show up to crash Gary and Wyatt's party.


* NoHuggingNoKissing: Ok, so you just created a MagicalGirlfriend who looks like Kelly [=LeBrock=] and you ''don't'' have sex with her? Please.
** Justified in that Gary and Wyatt are extremely socially awkward and didn't exactly think that it would work.
** On the other hand, Wyatt wakes up wearing Lisa's underwear. While it's strongly implied that they might have had sex, she claims he passed out before they did anything. Maybe the underwear was a joke on her part, as it gets him in trouble with his older brother, or she could have denied it to avoid embarrassing him; it's up to the viewers to decide.

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* NoHuggingNoKissing: Ok, so you just created In spite of having a MagicalGirlfriend who looks like Kelly [=LeBrock=] at their beck and you ''don't'' have sex with her? Please.
** Justified in that Gary
call, the boys are so timid and Wyatt are extremely socially awkward and didn't exactly think that it would work.
** On the other hand,
they never so much as touch her of their own volition. Lisa has to throw herself at Wyatt wakes up wearing Lisa's underwear. While to get him to kiss her, and it's strongly implied that they might have had sex, she claims he passed out before left ambiguous as to whether they did anything. Maybe anything else. Ultimately the underwear was a joke on her part, as it gets him in trouble with his older brother, or she could have denied it to avoid embarrassing him; it's up to story is about the viewers boys finding their confidence to decide.get real girlfriends rather than spending all their time banging a magical sex slave.


* InformedAttractiveness: Lisa is played by a fairly attractive actress; but her [[TheEighties then]] incredibly fashionable hair, makeup and style of dress has aged very badly -- which, at least for some modern viewers, makes it harder to accept her as the sex goddess everyone in the film seems to think she is.
** Luckily the scene of her in the shower helps make it clear.

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* InformedAttractiveness: Lisa is played by a fairly Several characters comment on how flawlessly attractive actress; but her [[TheEighties then]] incredibly fashionable hair, makeup and style of dress has aged very badly -- which, at least for some modern viewers, makes it harder to accept her as the sex goddess everyone in the film seems to think she is.
** Luckily the scene of her in the shower helps make it clear.
Lisa is.

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