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* SugarWiki/VisualEffectsOfAwesome: Think about it. This is a movie that has a grown man engaging in a brutal fight with a teddy bear... and '''pulls it off'''.

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* SugarWiki/VisualEffectsOfAwesome: Think about it. This is a movie that has a grown man engaging in a brutal fight with a teddy bear... and '''pulls it off'''. Especially considering the fight scene ''isn't'' played for laughs.


* NauseaFuel: One of the prostitutes defecating on the floor. Thankfully, it was off-screen.

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* NauseaFuel: One of the prostitutes defecating on the floor. Thankfully, it was off-screen.off-screen, but the shit is still seen.


* MisaimedFandom: While the film and it's sequel poke fun at life in Massachusetts, a lot of people from Massachusetts love the movies.

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* MisaimedFandom: While the film and it's its sequel poke fun at life in Massachusetts, a lot of people from Massachusetts love the movies.

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* UnintentionallyUnsympathetic: Ted. We are supposed to feel bad when John dumps him, but how he turns John into a loser, it feels deserved.


* ToughActToFollow The film was such a hit that Macfarlane's later film ''Film/AMillionWaysToDieInTheWest'' just couldn't meet viewer expectations. ''Film/Ted2'' also didn't do too well at the box office.



* ToughActToFollow The film was such a hit that Macfarlane's later film ''Film/AMillionWaysToDieInTheWest'' just couldn't meet viewer expectations. ''Film/Ted2'' also didn't do too well at the box office.

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* ToughActToFollow The film was such a hit that Macfarlane's later film ''Film/AMillionWaysToDieInTheWest'' just couldn't meet viewer expectations. ''Film/Ted2'' also didn't do too well at the box office.


** The fact that Robert becomes [[spoiler: Creator/TaylorLautner]] is even funnier when you know what this actor [[Literature/{{Twilight}} was up to]] in the past few years, and who he shares scenes with... [[spoiler: A Creator/RobertPattinson who would have been a much more believable joke.]]

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** The fact that Robert becomes [[spoiler: Creator/TaylorLautner]] is even funnier when you know what this actor [[Literature/{{Twilight}} was up to]] in the past few years, and who he shares scenes with... [[spoiler: A Creator/RobertPattinson who would have been a much more believable joke.]]



** With ''Charlie the Abusive Teddy Bear''. So much so that Seth [=MacFarlane=] [[http://www.cnn.com/2014/07/16/showbiz/charlie-versus-ted-lawsuit/index.html was sued for it]], though the case was ultimately dismissed with the plantiffs conceding that [=MacFarlane=] developed it independently of their work.

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** With ''Charlie the Abusive Teddy Bear''. So much so that Seth [=MacFarlane=] Creator/SethMacFarlane [[http://www.cnn.com/2014/07/16/showbiz/charlie-versus-ted-lawsuit/index.html was sued for it]], though the case was ultimately dismissed with the plantiffs conceding that [=MacFarlane=] developed it independently of their work.

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** Ted once said he could totally be a lawyer. In the sequel, he becomes involved in the legal department.


* MisaimedFandom: While the film and it's sequel poke fun at life in Massachusetts, a lot of people from Massachusetts love the movies.



* MexicansLoveSpeedyGonzales: While the film and it's sequel poke fun at life in Massachusetts, a lot of people from Massachusetts love the movies.

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* MexicansLoveSpeedyGonzales: While the film and it's sequel poke fun at life in Massachusetts, a lot of people from Massachusetts love the movies.


* MostWonderfulSound: The intro and outro music are just so soothing.

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* MostWonderfulSound: SugarWiki/MostWonderfulSound: The intro and outro music are just so soothing.

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* MostWonderfulSound: The intro and outro music are just so soothing.



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* TearJerker: There are talks that can shed your tears about sensitive subjects such as death and war.



** Similar to Seth's other works, it looks colorful and cutesy, but once you hear the dialogue.... In his review, Creator/RogerEbert advised parents that if their kids want to see the movie because of the ads, ''don't'' take them. (He specifically recommended ''WesternAnimation/{{Brave}}'' as an alternative.)
** Taken to the extreme by a Brazilian deputy / MoralGuardian who tried to upgrade the film's rating there for "offensive content using childish elements". When the rating was already "innapropriate for under 16 years". And the deputy brought his 11-year old son to watch it. The Ministry of Justice shot down his request, [[StreisandEffect and the film topped the box office afterwards.]]

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** Similar to Seth's other works, it looks colorful and cutesy, but once you hear the dialogue.... In his review, Creator/RogerEbert advised parents that if their kids want to see the movie because of the ads, ''don't'' take them. (He them (he specifically recommended ''WesternAnimation/{{Brave}}'' as an alternative.)
alternative).
** Taken to the extreme by a Brazilian deputy / MoralGuardian who tried to upgrade the film's rating there for "offensive content using childish elements". When elements", when the rating was already "innapropriate "inappropriate for under 16 years". And the deputy brought his 11-year old son to watch it. The Ministry of Justice shot down his request, [[StreisandEffect and the film topped the box office afterwards.]]


* CounterpartComparison: John and Ted can be seen as a grown-up version of [[WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy Stewie and Rupert]], you know, if the latter ever talked.


** ''Film/ChristopherRobin'' could be seen as a child-friendly counterpart.
* CrossesTheLineTwice: A few jokes, some of which had to be heavily edited [[UpToEleven even for late night TV trailers.]] For example, the trailer joke where Ted tries to impress a colleague by waving, blowing a kiss then humping part of the checkout actually continues further, with him [[spoiler:''mimicing fellatio on a candy bar and'' '''''using hand soap to pretend he's being ejaculated on.''''']]

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** ''Film/ChristopherRobin'' could be seen as a child-friendly counterpart.
* CrossesTheLineTwice: A few jokes, some of which had to be heavily edited [[UpToEleven even for late night TV trailers.]] trailers]]. For example, the trailer joke where Ted tries to impress a colleague by waving, blowing a kiss then humping part of the checkout actually continues further, with him [[spoiler:''mimicing fellatio on a candy bar and'' '''''using bar'' and ''using hand soap to pretend he's being ejaculated on.''''']] on''.]]



* GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff: Ted proved to be a massive hit in Japan, as the film spent 4 straight weeks as the #1 movie and eventually earned $44 million there. He also has over 200k likes on his [[https://www.facebook.com/TED2013.jp official Japanese Facebook page]]. In fact, Japan was the film's third highest grossing market, behind North America, where it made $218.8 million, and the UK, where it made $48.9 million. [[https://www.twitter.com/shimizu_mxf/status/696136395509739520 He's even getting a figma!]]
** He's so popular in Japan, there's actually a [[https://www.eater.com/2016/11/3/13499232/ted-themed-cafe-tokyo-japan Ted-themed café over in Tokyo]].
** The movie was rated R-15 over in Japan, but because of its popularity, [[WhatDoYouMeanItsNotForKids there's an edited version made for family viewing]]. The edit however, was "recommended for ages 13 and up".

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* GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff: Ted ''Ted'' proved to be a massive hit in Japan, as the film spent 4 four straight weeks as the #1 movie and eventually earned $44 million there. He also has over 200k likes on his [[https://www.facebook.com/TED2013.jp official Japanese Facebook page]]. In fact, Japan was the film's third highest grossing market, behind North America, where it made $218.8 million, and the UK, where it made $48.9 million. [[https://www.twitter.com/shimizu_mxf/status/696136395509739520 He's even getting a figma!]]
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figma!]] The film is so popular in Japan, Japan that there's actually a [[https://www.eater.com/2016/11/3/13499232/ted-themed-cafe-tokyo-japan Ted-themed café over in Tokyo]]. \n** The movie was rated R-15 over in Japan, but because of its popularity, [[WhatDoYouMeanItsNotForKids there's an edited version made for family viewing]]. The edit however, was "recommended for ages 13 and up".



* MemeticMutation: The Thunder Buddies Song.

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* MemeticMutation: The Thunder Buddies Song.song.



* SerialNumbersFiledOff: With ''Charlie the Abusive Teddy Bear''. So much so that Seth [=MacFarlane=] [[http://www.cnn.com/2014/07/16/showbiz/charlie-versus-ted-lawsuit/index.html was sued for it]], though the case was ultimately dismissed with the plantiffs conceding that [=MacFarlane=] developed it independently of their work.
** Plot-wise, the film is a near shot-for-shot remake of ''Film/AngelsInTheOutfield'', [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xJUNkRb2YDM and here's 24 reasons why.]]
* SpiritualLicensee: The film is fundamentally a better ''ComicBook/HowardTheDuck'' movie than the actual ''Film/HowardTheDuck'' movie.
** It's also as close to a remake of ''Film/ShortCircuit'' as we're going to get.

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* SerialNumbersFiledOff: SerialNumbersFiledOff:
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With ''Charlie the Abusive Teddy Bear''. So much so that Seth [=MacFarlane=] [[http://www.cnn.com/2014/07/16/showbiz/charlie-versus-ted-lawsuit/index.html was sued for it]], though the case was ultimately dismissed with the plantiffs conceding that [=MacFarlane=] developed it independently of their work.
** Plot-wise, Plotwise, the film is a near shot-for-shot remake of ''Film/AngelsInTheOutfield'', [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xJUNkRb2YDM and here's 24 reasons why.]]
* SpiritualLicensee: The film is fundamentally a better ''ComicBook/HowardTheDuck'' movie than the actual ''Film/HowardTheDuck'' movie.
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movie. It's also as close to a remake of ''Film/ShortCircuit'' as we're going to get.



* WhatDoYouMeanItsNotForKids: Similar to Seth's other works, it looks colorful and cutesy, but once you hear the dialogue.... In his review, Creator/RogerEbert advised parents that if their kids want to see the movie because of the ads, ''don't'' take them. (He specifically recommended ''WesternAnimation/{{Brave}}'' as an alternative.)

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* WhatDoYouMeanItsNotForKids: WhatDoYouMeanItsNotForKids:
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Similar to Seth's other works, it looks colorful and cutesy, but once you hear the dialogue.... In his review, Creator/RogerEbert advised parents that if their kids want to see the movie because of the ads, ''don't'' take them. (He specifically recommended ''WesternAnimation/{{Brave}}'' as an alternative.)

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