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* ILied: Whenever the Count is called out for breaking a promise, [[HoldYourHippogriffs he claims to have had his fangs crossed]]. Good thing Vanna-Prya's ditziness wound up helping in the heroes in the end.

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* ILied: Whenever the Count is called out for breaking a promise, [[HoldYourHippogriffs he claims to have had his fangs crossed]]. Good thing Vanna-Prya's Vanna Pira's ditziness wound up helping in the heroes in the end.


* SequelHook: The film ends with Dracula and the Hunch Bunch hinting that they're not quite done messing with Scooby, Shaggy, and Scrappy.

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* SequelHook: The film ends with Dracula and the Hunch Bunch hinting that they're not quite done messing with Scooby, Shaggy, and Scrappy. Of course, nothing came of this.


* InsultMisfire: When they first arrive in Transylvania, Shaggy points at Swampthing and Dragonfly and says "That's a whole week of nightmares!", and Swampthing laughs, thinking he's talking about Dragonfly. Each thinks and says that Shaggy was talking about the other. Averted immediately afterwards when Swampthing insults Dragonfly ("[Shaggy] means you, gnat nose.") and Dragonfly shouts "Who are you calling names?!"

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* InsultMisfire: When they first arrive in Transylvania, Shaggy points at Swampthing and Dragonfly and says "That's a whole week of nightmares!", and Swampthing laughs, thinking each monster thinks he's talking about Dragonfly. Each thinks and says that Shaggy was talking about referring to the other.other one. Averted immediately afterwards when Swampthing insults Dragonfly ("[Shaggy] means you, gnat nose.") and Dragonfly shouts "Who are you calling names?!"



* ItIsPronouncedTroPay: Dracula pronounces Shaggy's name as "Shah-ghee".

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* ItIsPronouncedTroPay: Dracula pronounces Shaggy's name as "Shah-ghee"."Shah-ghee."


* HiccupHijinks: Shaggy gets the hiccups just as he becomes a werewolf. He keeps changing back and forth with each hiccup, until he stops hiccuping and stays in werewolf form by the time he reunites with Scooby, THEN he learns too late that he's a werewolf and at that time, the hiccups stop.

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* HiccupHijinks: Shaggy gets the hiccups just as he becomes a werewolf. He keeps changing back and forth with each hiccup, until he stops hiccuping and stays in werewolf form by the time he reunites with Scooby, THEN Scooby. He doesn't even realize he learns too late that was transforming like this until he's a werewolf and at that time, the hiccups stop.shown his reflection.


* GoneHorriblyWrong: A few of Dracula's and the Hunch Bunch's attempts to stop Shaggy and Scooby in the race. The aforementioned spider web is one, where Shaggy is warned of it by Googie and stops before he can reach it. The other cars drive into it and are propelled backwards through the air, causing a massive crash. The attempt to stop them with a man-eating plant also goes badly wrong, as Crunch pouts water on the seeds far too soon, and the plant attacks Dracula, who was unable to escape in time.

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* GoneHorriblyWrong: A few of Dracula's and the Hunch Bunch's attempts to stop Shaggy and Scooby in the race. The aforementioned spider web is one, where Shaggy is warned of it by Googie and stops before he can reach it. The other cars drive into it and are propelled backwards through the air, causing a massive crash. The attempt to stop them with a man-eating plant also goes badly wrong, as Crunch pouts pours water on the seeds far too soon, and the plant attacks Dracula, who was unable to escape in time.


* RememberTheNewGuy: Googie, who was created solely for the movie to have a female lead. She didn't appear in anything of Scooby media since then.

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* RememberTheNewGuy: Googie, who was created solely for the movie to have a female lead. She didn't appear hasn't appeared in anything of any Scooby media since then.


* IWouldSayIfICouldSay: Dracula at one point remarks that the Hunch Bunch would break his heart if he had one.



* WouldSayIfICouldSay: Dracula at one point remarks that the Hunch Bunch would break his heart if he had one.

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* WouldSayIfICouldSay: Dracula at one point remarks that the Hunch Bunch would break his heart if he had one.


* AllJustADream: When the gang wakes up in Dracula's castle, Shaggy tries to invoke this.

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* AllJustADream: When the gang wakes up in Dracula's castle, Shaggy tries to invoke this. Dracula makes it clear he isn't dreaming and this is actually happening.



* BalefulPolymorph: Shaggy.

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* BalefulPolymorph: Shaggy. The main plot of the film is that he's turned into a werewolf against his will.



* BedsheetLadder: Shaggy and Scooby attempt to escape from the castle using one. It backfires because there's a crocodile at the bottom.

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* BedsheetLadder: Shaggy and Scooby attempt to escape from the castle using one.a ladder made of bedsheets. It backfires because there's a crocodile at the bottom.



* ButtMonkey: The Hunch Bunch.

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* ButtMonkey: The Hunch Bunch.Bunch and Dracula are constantly subjected to slapstick injuries and misfortunes for comic effect.



* ClothingDamage: As a werewolf, Shaggy's toes cut through the ends of his shoes.

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* ClothingDamage: ClothingDamage:
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As a werewolf, Shaggy's toes cut through the ends of his shoes.



* CoolCar: '''All of them.''' The tops would have to be Shaggy's car.
* CoolPlane: Dracula flies one near the end.

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* CoolCar: '''All All of them.''' the monster racers have impressive cars. The tops would have to be Shaggy's car.
* CoolPlane: Dracula flies one a bat-winged plane near the end.



* DemBones: Mr. Bone Jangles.

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* DemBones: Mr. Bone Jangles.Jangles is a living skeleton.



* TheDitz: Vanna Pira.

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* TheDitz: Vanna Pira.Pira is an outright moron. It takes her a while to get the obvious jokes Dracula makes at Shaggy's expense, for one thing.



* EvilBrit: Brunch of the Hunch Bunch.

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* EvilBrit: Brunch of the Hunch Bunch.Bunch is a hunchback with a British accent who does Dracula's evil bidding.



* FatAndSkinny: The Witch Sisters.

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* FatAndSkinny: The Witch Sisters.Sisters consist of a fat witch and a skinny witch.



* FormFittingWardrobe: Vanna Pira's little tattered gown outfit.

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* FormFittingWardrobe: Vanna Pira's little tattered gown outfit.outfit shows off her figure.



* HereWeGoAgain: Spoofed at the end. It appears that Scooby-Doo has also become a werewolf, only he was just [[LatexPerfection wearing a realistic rubber mask]]. But then unbeknownst to them, [[HesBack Dracula and the Hunch Bunch are watching at the window]]...

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* HereWeGoAgain: Spoofed at the end. It appears that Scooby-Doo has also become a werewolf, only he was just [[LatexPerfection wearing a realistic rubber mask]]. But then unbeknownst to them, [[HesBack [[SequelHook Dracula and the Hunch Bunch are watching at the window]]...



* HybridMonster: Dragonfly.
* TheIgor: Besides the Hunch Bunch, there's also Wolfgang, a wolfman-like creature who slavishly serves the Count.

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* HybridMonster: Dragonfly.
Dragonfly, as his name suggests, is half-dragon and half-fly.
* TheIgor: Besides Dracula's hunchbacked lackeys the Hunch Bunch, there's also Wolfgang, a wolfman-like creature who slavishly serves the Count.



* ItWasHereISwear: Scooby, while trying to explain that Shaggy is being stalked by monsters. Later, some kids after Shaggy transforms.
* KillerGorilla: Genghis Kong

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* ItWasHereISwear: Scooby, while trying to explain that Shaggy is being stalked by monsters.monsters, is thought to be "whacko" when all evidence of monsters conveniently disappear whenever Shaggy and Scrappy are brought over. Later, some kids after Shaggy transforms.
* JekyllAndHyde: One of the racing monsters is a parody of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde named Dr. Jackal and Mr. Snide.
* KillerGorilla: Genghis KongKong is a giant gorilla considered fearsome even by other monsters.



* LateToThePunchline: Vanna Pira.
* LyingFingerCross: Played with, when Dracula [[spoiler:claims that he had his fangs crossed after promising to let Shaggy and friends go]].
* ManEatingPlant. One of Dracula's attempts to slow down Scooby and Shaggy involves a man-eating plant. It tries to eat him instead.

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* LateToThePunchline: Vanna Pira.Pira takes a while to understand Dracula's jokes, if she ever does.
* LyingFingerCross: Played with, when Dracula [[spoiler:claims claims that he had his fangs crossed after promising to let Shaggy and friends go]].
go. We actually see his fangs crossing when he promises to return Shaggy to normal and let him and his friends return home in exhcange for participating in the big race.
* ManEatingPlant. One of Dracula's attempts to slow down Scooby and Shaggy involves a man-eating plant. It tries to eat him instead.instead because the Hunch Bunch grew the man-eating plant too soon.



* MonsterMash

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* MonsterMashMonsterMash: The main plot of the film is Dracula holding a racing tournament with monsters. The contestants include Frankenstein's monster, a fly/dragon hybrid, a swamp monster, a mummy, a living skeleton, a pair of witches, and [[JekyllAndHyde a mild-mannered doctor with a hideous and deranged alter ego]], with Shaggy being chosen to take the place of the werewolf.



** Shaggy when he finally sees he's become a werewolf.
** Scooby, and then Shaggy, when they see the crocodile at the bottom of their BedsheetLadder. A DelayedOhCrap in Scooby's case as he didn't notice the crocodile ''until after he had climbed into its mouth without knowing it was there''.
** All the other drivers at the end of the race when they realise Genghis Khan is about to collapse on them.
* OhCrapSmile: The Hunch Bunch when Dracula points the starting pistol at them after their attempt to give the Werewolf Car a bad start fails.

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** Shaggy is horrified when he finally sees he's become a werewolf.
** Scooby, and then Shaggy, realizes he's screwed when they see the crocodile at the bottom of their BedsheetLadder. A DelayedOhCrap in Scooby's case as he didn't notice the crocodile ''until after he had climbed into its mouth without knowing it was there''.
** All the other drivers at the end of the race were shocked when they realise realized Genghis Khan is about to collapse on them.
* OhCrapSmile: The Hunch Bunch give nervous grins when Dracula points the starting pistol at them after their attempt to give the Werewolf Car a bad start fails.



* PaperThinDisguise: Thanks to an idea from Scooby, Shaggy as a werewolf wears a bag on his head while trying to pass some of the crowd at the drive-in. It doesn't work.

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* PaperThinDisguise: Thanks to an idea from Scooby, Shaggy as a werewolf wears a popcorn bag on his head while trying to pass some of the crowd at the drive-in. It doesn't work.



* RoadSignReversal: Dracula does this to send Shaggy and Scooby into the tar pits.

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* RoadSignReversal: Dracula does this to send Shaggy and Scooby into the tar pits.pits by planting a sign pointing in that direction reading "Detour".



* SoreLoser: Dracula, after Shaggy and Scooby win the race.

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* SoreLoser: Dracula, Dracula doesn't take it well after Shaggy and Scooby win the race.



* SurroundedByIdiots: Count Dracula, who's not happy about it.

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* SurroundedByIdiots: Count Dracula, who's not happy about it.Dracula is very much irked by his minions' tendency to mess up.



* {{Thememobile}}: All of the cars in the race except the Werewolf Car.

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* {{Thememobile}}: All of the cars in the race except the Werewolf Car.Car are themed after the monsters driving them.



* ThoseTwoBadGuys: The Hunch Bunch.

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* ThoseTwoBadGuys: The Hunch Bunch.Bunch are two villains always seen together who serve Dracula.



* TheUnintelligible: Crunch of the Hunch Bunch, half of the time.

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* TheUnintelligible: Crunch of the Hunch Bunch, half of the time.time, only speaks in slobbery gibberish.



* VisualPun[=/=]HurricaneOfPuns: By the carload. One elicits groans from the peasants.
* WackyRacing: Heck, this ''is'' practically ''WesternAnimation/WackyRaces'', only with Scooby and monsters.

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* VisualPun[=/=]HurricaneOfPuns: By VisualPun: There are visual puns by the carload. One elicits groans from cartload, such as the peasants.
Witch Sisters burning rubber by putting tires into a flaming cauldron.
* WackyRacing: Racing with vehicles equipped with gimmicks is the main premise of the film. Heck, this ''is'' practically ''WesternAnimation/WackyRaces'', only with Scooby and monsters.



* TheWallsAreClosingIn

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* TheWallsAreClosingInTheWallsAreClosingIn: Dracula uses a spiked wall closing on our heroes to coerce them into participating in the race.


* HesBack: Dracula and the Hunch Bunch in the end.
-->'''Shaggy''': We're through with werewolves, vampires, and monsters forever.
-->'''Dracula''': That's what he thinks.
-->'''Dracula and the Hunch Bunch''': [[SequelHook We're back!]]


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* WeWillMeetAgain: Dracula and the Hunch Bunch hint that they're not done with Scooby and the gang at the end of the film.
-->'''Shaggy''': We're through with werewolves, vampires, and monsters forever.
-->'''Dracula''': That's what he thinks.
-->'''Dracula and the Hunch Bunch''': [[SequelHook We're back!]]


* SequelHook

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* SequelHookSequelHook: The film ends with Dracula and the Hunch Bunch hinting that they're not quite done messing with Scooby, Shaggy, and Scrappy.


* PunnyName: Vanna Pira. A play on [[Series/WheelOfFortune Vanna White]], after whom Vanna Pira is modeled. Most kids in this generation likely won't get the joke.

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* PunnyName: Vanna Pira. A play on [[Series/WheelOfFortune Vanna White]], after whom Vanna Pira is modeled. Most kids in this generation likely won't get the joke.

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* InNameOnly: Pretty much the only thing the movie has in common with ''Scooby-Doo'' is Scooby, Shaggy, and Scrappy being in it (and even they're way off). There are no mysteries or mystery elements, the monsters are entirely real and are never even thought to be fake, and the plot is basically ''WesternAnimation/WackyRaces''. If you changed the names and designs of the above characters, you would never know it was a ''Scooby-Doo'' film.


* ExcusePlot: Shaggy's transformation into a werewolf is surprisingly incidental, only appearing so Scooby Doo and the gang have a reason to have a big WackyRace with a bunch of public domain monsters.

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* ExcusePlot: Shaggy's transformation into a werewolf is surprisingly incidental, incidental. It's really only appearing an excuse so Scooby Doo and the gang have a reason to have a big WackyRace go WackyRacing with a bunch of public domain monsters.

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