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* ShoutOut: Bunny Blake says as she sees Bud, her nephew that she thinks he might be Rock meaning Rock Hudson or [[Creator/CaryGrant Cary]].

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* ShoutOut: Bunny Blake says as she sees Bud, her nephew that she thinks he might be Rock meaning Rock Hudson [[Creator/RockHudson Rock]] or [[Creator/CaryGrant Cary]].


--> "Ring a Ding!"

"Ring-A-Ding Girl" is a story from the fifth and final season of ''Series/TheTwilightZone1959'' about Bunny Blake who is a Hollywood star born and raised in the town of Howardville. She is to fly for Rome but suddenly finds herself in her native town.

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->'''Creator/RodSerling''': Introduction to Bunny Blake. Occupation: film actress. Residence: Hollywood, California, or anywhere in the world that cameras happen to be grinding. Bunny Blake is a public figure; what she wears, eats, thinks, says is news. But underneath the glamour, the makeup, the publicity, the buildup, the costuming, is a flesh-and-blood person, a beautiful girl about to take a long and bizarre journey into The Twilight Zone.

"Ring-A-Ding Girl" is a story from the fifth and final season of ''Series/TheTwilightZone1959'' about Bunny Blake who is a Hollywood star born and raised in the town of Howardville.Howardsville. She is to fly for Rome but suddenly finds herself in her native town.




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* AlliterativeName: The protagonist's name is Barbara "Bunny" Blake while the manager of the Howardsville television station is Ben Braden.
* AstralProjection: Bunny is seemingly able to astrally project herself to Howardsville while her physical body is on a plane. She does so in order to save as many townspeople as possible when the plane crashes during the Founders Day's picnic.



* {{Catchphrase}}: Bunny's is "Ring-A-Ding!"



* {{Foreshadowing}}: When Bunny arrives in Howardsville, Hildy wonders how she was able to enter her house without her hearing her.



* WeAllDieSomeday: Invoked in the closing narration.

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* WeAllDieSomeday: Invoked in the closing narration.narration.
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->'''Creator/RodSerling''': We are all travelers. The trip starts in a place called birth, and ends in that lonely town called death. And that's the end of the journey, unless you happen to exist for a few hours, like Bunny Blake, in the misty regions of the Twilight Zone.


Ring-A-Ding Girl is a story from the fifth and final season of ''Series/TheTwilightZone1959'' about Bunny Blake who is a Hollywood star born and raised in the town of Howardville. She is to fly for Rome but suddenly finds herself in her native town.

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Ring-A-Ding Girl "Ring-A-Ding Girl" is a story from the fifth and final season of ''Series/TheTwilightZone1959'' about Bunny Blake who is a Hollywood star born and raised in the town of Howardville. She is to fly for Rome but suddenly finds herself in her native town.


Ring-A-Ding Girl is a story from the last season of Series/TheTwilightZone1959 about Bunny Blake who is a Hollywood star born and raised in the town of Howardville. She is to fly for Rome but suddenly finds herself in her native town.

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Ring-A-Ding Girl is a story from the last fifth and final season of Series/TheTwilightZone1959 ''Series/TheTwilightZone1959'' about Bunny Blake who is a Hollywood star born and raised in the town of Howardville. She is to fly for Rome but suddenly finds herself in her native town.



* [[ManipulativeBitch Manipulative Bunny]]: Reconstructed. While it seems selfish outside of context to convince her hometown to miss out on their annual picnic just to attend her pageant, there's more to it than meets the eye. She did it because she foresaw that the storm would cause a plane crash that would kill all the attendees at the picnic, and so had to keep them away somehow.

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* [[ManipulativeBitch Manipulative Bunny]]: ManipulativeBitch: Reconstructed. While it seems selfish outside of context to convince her hometown to miss out on their annual picnic just to attend her pageant, there's more to it than meets the eye. She did it because she foresaw that the storm would cause a plane crash that would kill all the attendees at the picnic, and so had to keep them away somehow.



* ShoutOut: Bunny Blake says as she sees Bud, her nephew that she thinks he might be Rock meaning Rock Hudson or [[Creator/CaryGrant Cary.]]

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* ShoutOut: Bunny Blake says as she sees Bud, her nephew that she thinks he might be Rock meaning Rock Hudson or [[Creator/CaryGrant Cary.]]Cary]].



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[[caption-width-right:350: Bunny caught in a storm.]]


* AwfulWeddedLife: That's what, Bunny thinks, would wait her, had she remained in town instead of becoming a movie star.

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* AttentionWhore: Hildy accuses Bunny of this when she learns she's manipulating everyone to attend the latter's one-woman pageant rather than attend the town's annual picnic.
* AwfulWeddedLife: That's what, This is what Bunny thinks, believes would wait have happened to her, had she remained in town her hometown instead of becoming a movie star.



* [[ManipulativeBitch Manipulative Bunny]]: Reconstructed. While it seems selfish outside of context to convince her hometown to miss out on their annual picnic just to attend her pageant, there's more to it than meets the eye. She did it because she foresaw that the storm would cause a plane crash that would kill all the attendees at the picnic, and so had to keep them away somehow.



* * ThunderEqualsDownPour: It thunders three time. First two time it is averted. The third time this trope is of course played straight.

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* * ThunderEqualsDownPour: It thunders three time. First two time it is averted. The third time this trope is of course played straight.

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--> "Ring a Ding!"


* ShoutOut: Bunny Blake says as she sees Bud, her nephew that she thinks he might be Rock meaning Rock Hudson or [Creator/CaryGrant Cary.]

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* ShoutOut: Bunny Blake says as she sees Bud, her nephew that she thinks he might be Rock meaning Rock Hudson or [Creator/CaryGrant [[Creator/CaryGrant Cary.]]]


* GhostStory: That's what this episode appears to be in general. The ghost of Bunny Blakes saves the day then she embraces Hildy, whispers "goodbye, Hildy", goes out of the house and disappears into thin air.

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* GhostStory: That's what this episode appears to be in general. The ghost of Bunny Blakes Blake saves the day then she embraces Hildy, whispers "goodbye, Hildy", goes out of the house and disappears into thin air.



* RuleOfThree: It thunders three times. Еhe third time it then starts st shower.

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* RuleOfThree: It thunders three times. Еhe The third time it then starts st to shower.


Ring-A-Ding Girl is a story about Bunny Blake who is a Hollywood star born and raised in the town of Howardville. She is to fly for Rome but suddenly finds herself in her native town.

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Ring-A-Ding Girl is a story from the last season of Series/TheTwilightZone1959 about Bunny Blake who is a Hollywood star born and raised in the town of Howardville. She is to fly for Rome but suddenly finds herself in her native town.

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[[quoteright:350:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/ringadinggirl.png]]

Ring-A-Ding Girl is a story about Bunny Blake who is a Hollywood star born and raised in the town of Howardville. She is to fly for Rome but suddenly finds herself in her native town.

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* AwfulWeddedLife: That's what, Bunny thinks, would wait her, had she remained in town instead of becoming a movie star.
* CelebrityIsOverrated: Discussed by Bunny Blake and deconstructed. She does not believe it and thinks that it is good that she became a star.
* TheCityVsTheCountry: Invoked and aggravated by the fact that the city this time is LA, or, more exactly, Hollywood.
* GhostStory: That's what this episode appears to be in general. The ghost of Bunny Blakes saves the day then she embraces Hildy, whispers "goodbye, Hildy", goes out of the house and disappears into thin air.
* GenreSavvy: Bunny Blake who lampshades to a doctor Floyd that he is supposed to play a good old gruffy doctor.
* RingOfPower: The ring where [[spoiler: the ghost of Bunny sees what happens on the plane by which the real Bunny travels.]]
* RuleOfThree: It thunders three times. Еhe third time it then starts st shower.
* ShoutOut: Bunny Blake says as she sees Bud, her nephew that she thinks he might be Rock meaning Rock Hudson or [Creator/CaryGrant Cary.]
* TitleDrop: Played with. Bunny confessed that inher Holywood house she takes off all her clothes and swims like "a ring-a-ding fish". Later she simply puts out "ring-a-ding" as an interjection.
* * ThunderEqualsDownPour: It thunders three time. First two time it is averted. The third time this trope is of course played straight.
* WeAllDieSomeday: Invoked in the closing narration.

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