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* NotSoDifferent: For all her exasperation with her husbands geeky antics, it's been shown several times that Cami can be just as obsessive with her own interests such as chick flicks or HarryPotter.

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* NotSoDifferent: For all her exasperation with her husbands geeky antics, it's been shown several times that Cami can be just as obsessive with her own interests such as chick flicks or HarryPotter.Film/HarryPotter.


* HeroicDog: Truman on occasion, most notable when he once saved Cami from a rampaging pet monkey... by flying a little biplane like in KingKong.

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* HeroicDog: Truman on occasion, most notable when he once saved Cami from a rampaging pet monkey... by flying a little biplane like in KingKong.''Film/KingKong1933''.


* FelonyMisdemeanor: The Nerd Police busted the main character twice so far, first for "Failing to recognize ''Franchise/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy''", and again for "Spoilers While Tweeting".

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* FelonyMisdemeanor: The Nerd Police busted the main character Tom twice so far, first for "Failing to recognize ''Franchise/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy''", and again for "Spoilers While Tweeting".Tweeting". The first time cost him his "nerd license", preventing him from talking about movies online. He won it back by getting a huge Star Wars tattoo on his back.



* GrandFinale: The final storyline; Tom and Cami decide to start a family, Jimmy and Charley get back together and head to Chicago to start a new life after the theater burns down, and Victor, having accidently started the fire, hitchhikes back to Ukraine.



* WithThisRing: One storyline reveals that Jimmy and Charlie were once engaged, until she caught him kissing another woman in the movie theater. The whole thing was NotWhatItLooksLike, but a combination of Jimmy's past womanizing, and Charlie's own doubts about getting married so young ld to her flushing the ring down the toilet. To this day Jimmy, who took a job at the theater to remind himself of Charlie, cant bring himself to clean the womens bathroom.

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* WithThisRing: One storyline reveals that Jimmy and Charlie were once engaged, until she caught him kissing another woman in the movie theater. The whole thing was NotWhatItLooksLike, but a combination of Jimmy's past womanizing, and Charlie's own doubts about getting married so young ld led to her flushing the ring down the toilet. To this day Jimmy, who took a job at the theater to remind himself of Charlie, cant bring himself to clean the womens bathroom.


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* SeriousBusiness: The entire concept of the comic, movies and Hollywood culture being taken seriously to a comical extreme.

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* BrainBleach: Tom's reaction to Clint Eastwood's sex scene in ''BloodWork''.


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** Tom builds an IronMan armor out of cardboard for the premiere of the 2008 movie (despite having been given a realistic promotional one by Marvel earlier; he apparently sold that one to pay for movie merchandise). To simulate Iron Man's repulsor blasters, he stuffs the arms full of old sparklers... and the costume promptly catches fire.


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* TransformationSequence: Tom attempts to copy the transformation from the infamous bomb ''MasterOfDisguise'', but only turns into "a pissed off movie goer who wants his money back".


''[[http://www.theaterhopper.com/ Theater Hopper]]'' is a webcomic about movies written from the fanís perspective. It is [[LifeEmbellished semi-autobiographical]], combining characters based on real people with a supporting cast of fictitious creations.

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''[[http://www.theaterhopper.com/ Theater Hopper]]'' is a webcomic about movies written from the fanís creator Tom Brazelton's perspective. It is [[LifeEmbellished semi-autobiographical]], combining characters based on real people Brazeltons real-life friends with a supporting cast of fictitious creations.
fictional ones.



* ChewToy[=/=]TheRival: Creator/BenAffleck was this until ''Film/GoneBabyGone'' came out, and then it switched to Creator/{{Shia LaBeouf}}.

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* BadassGay: Victor, a brutish Ukranian immigrant who takes a job at the theater later on in the comic. As mentioned in the comic talking about the movie ''{{Bruno}}'', being badass is pretty vital if you're gay in the old Soviet territories.
* ChewToy[=/=]TheRival: Creator/BenAffleck was this this, being the object of irrational hate and attacks by Jared until ''Film/GoneBabyGone'' came out, and then it he switched to Creator/{{Shia LaBeouf}}.LaBeouf}}.
* ChickFlick: This is Cami Brazelton's favorite kind of movie, both in the comic and in real-life, much to Comic Tom's frustration. Her favorite actress of all time is JuliaRoberts. The comic specifically compares it to Tom's love of comic book movies, showing them as a female escapist fantasy just like superheroes are male escapist fantasies.



* FanBoy: Tom is a gigantic fan boy for movies and comic books, and will often create elaborate costumes for movie premieres and even DVD releases.



* FormerTeenRebel: The nerdy theater clerk Jimmy turns out to have been one of these when he was a teenager. In fact, he had inadvertenly been ripping off ''TheWildOne'' without having ever seen the movie.



* LifeEmbellished: See above.

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* HeroicDog: Truman on occasion, most notable when he once saved Cami from a rampaging pet monkey... by flying a little biplane like in KingKong.
* LifeEmbellished: See above.While the comics cast is real and interact like in the comic (Tom and Cami are married, Tom is best friends with Jared, Tom and Cami own a beagle named Truman), the more fantastic and comedic elements obviously arent real.



* NotWhatItLooksLike: Leading to...
* WithThisRing: Charlie flushes her engagement ring down the toilet in the ladies' room when the other women disbelieve Charlie's protests of Not What It Looks Like.

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* NotWhatItLooksLike: Leading to...
NotSoDifferent: For all her exasperation with her husbands geeky antics, it's been shown several times that Cami can be just as obsessive with her own interests such as chick flicks or HarryPotter.
* WithThisRing: One storyline reveals that Jimmy and Charlie flushes her engagement ring down the toilet were once engaged, until she caught him kissing another woman in the ladies' room when the other women disbelieve movie theater. The whole thing was NotWhatItLooksLike, but a combination of Jimmy's past womanizing, and Charlie's protests own doubts about getting married so young ld to her flushing the ring down the toilet. To this day Jimmy, who took a job at the theater to remind himself of Not What It Looks Like.Charlie, cant bring himself to clean the womens bathroom.
* RealityEnsues: One strip revolves around Tom telling Cami that they should finally do what the comics title say and go "theater hopping" (sneaking into more movies than you paid for). They run afoul of Victor and get put into the theaters holding cell.
* RidiculouslyHumanRobots: The Ben Bots, robotic dopplegangers Ben Affleck uses as standins for work he doesnt want to do. The majority of them were destroyed in battle with Jared, but one survived and briefly took over the real Afflecks life.


* ChewToy[=/=]TheRival: Creator/BenAffleck was this until ''Film/GoneBabyGone'' came out, and then it switched to {{Shia LaBeouf}}.

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* ChewToy[=/=]TheRival: Creator/BenAffleck was this until ''Film/GoneBabyGone'' came out, and then it switched to {{Shia Creator/{{Shia LaBeouf}}.


* EroticAsphyxiation: In a discussion about apparent BDSM themes in the ''Franchise/StarWars'' films, it was assumed that Vader used his chocking powers because of this trope.

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* EroticAsphyxiation: In a discussion about apparent BDSM themes in the ''Franchise/StarWars'' films, it was assumed that Vader used his chocking choking powers because of this trope.



* WriteWhoYouKnow: "...characters based on real people..."

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* WriteWhoYouKnow: "...characters based on real people..."


Theater Hopper finished its run on December 31, 2012.

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Theater Hopper [[WebcomicsLongRunners From August 5, 2002 until the comic finished its run on December 31, 2012. 2012]], these characters satirically addressed what was current in the world of movies and celebrity culture.


* ChewToy[=/=]TheRival: Creator/BenAffleck was this until ''GoneBabyGone'' came out, and then it switched to {{Shia LaBeouf}}.

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* ChewToy[=/=]TheRival: Creator/BenAffleck was this until ''GoneBabyGone'' ''Film/GoneBabyGone'' came out, and then it switched to {{Shia LaBeouf}}.


Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, these characters satirically address what is current in the world of movies and celebrity culture as they have [[WebcomicsLongRunners since August 5, 2002]].

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Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, these characters satirically address what is current in the world of movies and celebrity culture as they have [[WebcomicsLongRunners since August 5, 2002]].Theater Hopper finished its run on December 31, 2012.


''[[http://www.theaterhopper.com/ Theater Hopper]]'' is a webcomic about movies written from the fanís perspective. It is semi-autobiographical, combining characters based on real people with a supporting cast of fictitious creations.

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''[[http://www.theaterhopper.com/ Theater Hopper]]'' is a webcomic about movies written from the fanís perspective. It is semi-autobiographical, [[LifeEmbellished semi-autobiographical]], combining characters based on real people with a supporting cast of fictitious creations.



* LifeEmbellished: "semi-autobiographical..."

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* LifeEmbellished: "semi-autobiographical..."See above.


''[[http://www.theaterhopper.com/ Theater Hopper]]'' is a web comic about movies written from the fanís perspective. It is semi-autobiographical, combining characters based on real people with a supporting cast of fictitious creations.

Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, these characters satirically address what is current in the world of movies and celebrity culture as they have since August 5, 2002.

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''[[http://www.theaterhopper.com/ Theater Hopper]]'' is a web comic webcomic about movies written from the fanís perspective. It is semi-autobiographical, combining characters based on real people with a supporting cast of fictitious creations.

Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, these characters satirically address what is current in the world of movies and celebrity culture as they have [[WebcomicsLongRunners since August 5, 2002.
2002]].



* ChewToy / TheRival: Creator/BenAffleck was this until ''GoneBabyGone'' came out, and then it switched to {{Shia LaBeouf}}.
* EroticAsphyxiation: In a discussion about apparent BDSM themes in the ''StarWars'' films, it was assumed Vader used his chocking powers because of this trope.
* FelonyMisdemeanor: The Nerd Police busted the main character twice so far, first for "Failing to recognize ''TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy''", and again for "Spoilers While Tweeting".

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* ChewToy / TheRival: ChewToy[=/=]TheRival: Creator/BenAffleck was this until ''GoneBabyGone'' came out, and then it switched to {{Shia LaBeouf}}.
* EroticAsphyxiation: In a discussion about apparent BDSM themes in the ''StarWars'' ''Franchise/StarWars'' films, it was assumed that Vader used his chocking powers because of this trope.
* FelonyMisdemeanor: The Nerd Police busted the main character twice so far, first for "Failing to recognize ''TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy''", ''Franchise/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy''", and again for "Spoilers While Tweeting".

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* ChewToy / TheRival: BenAffleck was this until ''GoneBabyGone'' came out, and then it switched to {{Shia LaBeouf}}.

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* ChewToy / TheRival: BenAffleck Creator/BenAffleck was this until ''GoneBabyGone'' came out, and then it switched to {{Shia LaBeouf}}.

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