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* Howl returning to the castle drunk, singing Calcifer's sauce-pan song. Later, after he's gone upstairs to bed, Sophie hears thumping, and him giggling about how the bed is "dodging" him.

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* Howl returning to the castle drunk, singing Calcifer's sauce-pan song."Calcifer's saucepan song" (unbeknownst to Sophie, the Welsh folksong "Sosban Fach," which is associated with certain rugby unions). Later, after he's gone upstairs to bed, Sophie hears thumping, and him giggling about how the bed is "dodging" him.



** The mere fact that Calcifer has a saucepan song, which his housemates pick up too, is incongruous, hilarious, and oddly adorable.


** Even funnier when you consider that's similar to what he said in the book.



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** Extra hilarious [[RewatchBonus the second time you read]] because Sophie thinks she's just making up a bunch of nonsense [[spoiler:but her latent magical powers mean it will ''actually work''.]]



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* Having obtained something of a reputation as a witch, a young man comes to the castle to purchase a spell from her. He's agreed to a duel, knowing he's hopelessly outclassed, and wants something to give him an edge. Having absolutely no knowledge of how to create a spell, Sophie fakes her way through by sprinkling a healthy dose of cayenne powder into a cloth, grabbing a knife and waving it around over the cloth while muttering to herself to appear suitably witch-like before wrapping it all up. She hands it to him and tells him, "Throw this in the air just as you're about to shoot, and then both of you will stand an equal chance at victory."

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** The mere fact that Calcifer has a saucepan song, which his housemates pick up too, is incongruous, hilarious, and oddly adorable.


* This line from the first chapter of the book: ''Sophie began to feel that Wizard Howl and the Witch of the Waste should get together. They seemed to be made for one another. Someone ought to arrange a match'' This is funny in retrospect, as [[spoiler: Howl ''did'' court the Witch for a while, and it did not end well at all.]]

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* This line from the first chapter of the book: ''Sophie began to feel that Wizard Howl and the Witch of the Waste should get together. They seemed to be made for one another. Someone ought to arrange a match'' match.'' This is funny in retrospect, as [[spoiler: Howl ''did'' court the Witch for a while, and it did not end well at all.]]


* This line from the first chapter of the book: ''Sophie began to feel that Wizard Howl and the Witch of the Waste should get together. They seemed to be made for one another.'' This is funny in retrospect, as [[spoiler: Howl ''did'' court the Witch for a while, and it did not end well.]]

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* This line from the first chapter of the book: ''Sophie began to feel that Wizard Howl and the Witch of the Waste should get together. They seemed to be made for one another.'' Someone ought to arrange a match'' This is funny in retrospect, as [[spoiler: Howl ''did'' court the Witch for a while, and it did not end well.well at all.]]


* ''Sophie began to feel that Wizard Howl and the Witch of the Waste should get together. They seemed to be made for one another.'' This is funny inretrospect, as [[spoiler: Howl did court the Witch for a while, and it did not end well.]]

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* This line from the first chapter of the book: ''Sophie began to feel that Wizard Howl and the Witch of the Waste should get together. They seemed to be made for one another.'' This is funny inretrospect, in retrospect, as [[spoiler: Howl did ''did'' court the Witch for a while, and it did not end well.]]

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* ''Sophie began to feel that Wizard Howl and the Witch of the Waste should get together. They seemed to be made for one another.'' This is funny inretrospect, as [[spoiler: Howl did court the Witch for a while, and it did not end well.]]


* "SHE LIKES MY SPARK!!!"

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* "SHE LIKES MY "She likes my SPARK!!!"


--> '''Calcifer:''' I don't cook! I'm a scary powerful fire demon! RAWR!

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--> '''Calcifer:''' I don't cook! I'm a scary powerful fire demon! Leh-leh-leh-leh RAWR!


--> '''Howl:''' If I were to court a girl who lived on an iceberg in the middle of an ocean, sooner or later - probably sooner I'd look up to see you swooping overhead on a broomstick.
* "I can sense Sophie's hand a mile off. And there are several miles of this suit." Later in the same scene (all of which is a Crowning Moment of Funny) "I am now," he announced, "going to get ready [[spoiler: for the funeral]]. Please, both of you, refrain from doing anything whatsoever while I do. I can tell Sophie is in top form at the moment, and I want this room the usual size when I come back into it."

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--> '''Howl:''' If I were to court a girl who lived on an iceberg in the middle of an ocean, sooner or later - probably sooner - I'd look up to see you swooping overhead on a broomstick.
* "I can sense Sophie's hand a mile off. And there are several miles of this suit." "
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Later in the same scene (all of which is a Crowning Moment of Funny) Funny): "I am now," he announced, "going to get ready [[spoiler: for the funeral]]. Please, both of you, refrain from doing anything whatsoever while I do. I can tell Sophie is in top form at the moment, and I want this room the usual size when I come back into it."



* Sophie and the Witch of the Waste trying to climb up the stairs to Madam Suliman's castle. In other words, two elderly (one a teen trapped in an elderly woman's body, the other, a morbidly obese woman, who, until this point in the film, was the bane of the entire country) trying slowly and desperately to outrace each other to reach Madam Suliman.

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* Sophie and the Witch of the Waste trying to climb up the stairs to Madam Suliman's castle. In other words, two elderly women (one a teen trapped in an elderly woman's body, the other, a morbidly obese woman, who, until this point in the film, was the bane of the entire country) trying slowly and desperately to outrace each other to reach Madam Suliman.


--> Markl: Are you sure you're not a witch?
--> Sophie: I'm the worst kind of witch, the kind who CLEANS.

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--> Markl: '''Markl:''' Are you sure you're not a witch?
--> Sophie: '''Sophie:''' I'm the worst kind of witch, the kind who CLEANS.


!! The Books
[[AC: Howl's Moving Castle]]

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!! The Books
[[AC: Howl's Moving Castle]]
Book



[[AC: Castle in the Air]]
* The genie's reaction to Abdullah's idea of challenging fate.
---> "You're being childish. Or heroic. Or possibly mad."
* In the same scene, this piece of dialogue:
---> "You make it very difficult," the genie said pathetically, "for that wish to go wrong."
---> "Such was my aim, said Abdullah. "If I could discover how to make none of your wishes go wrong, it would be a great relief."
* Sophie very nearly attacking the soldier after she and Abdullah see him in the castle disguised as a princess. She is completely furious at how the soldier seemingly took Morgan with him into danger to the castle in the air, and is determined to have it at him. The only thing that stops her is Morgan's crying. Doubles as an awesome ''and'' heartwarming moment.
* When everyone is in the castle in the air making plans to defeat Dalzel, the soldier suddenly insists on a prize for helping. Reluctantly, the princesses agree to it. Then when it looks like they can finally move ahead with their planning, this happens:
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[[AC: House of Many Ways]]
* Any scene with Twinkle in it. Especially any with Twinkle ''and'' Sophie in it.




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* The genie's reaction to Abdullah's idea of challenging fate.
---> "You're being childish. Or heroic. Or possibly mad."
* In the same scene, this piece of dialogue:
---> "You make it very difficult," the genie said pathetically, "for that wish to go wrong."
---> "Such was my aim, said Abdullah. "If I could discover how to make none of your wishes go wrong, it would be a great relief."



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