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Heartwarming / Honey, I Blew Up the Kid

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  • It's brief, but Amy saying goodbye to Wayne and Nick before she heads off to college.
  • Adam himself for just how unbelievably cute and adorable he is, even as a giant.
  • Diane deciding to be enlarged to get Adam back to normal, despite Wayne's protests.
    Wayne: No, Diane, that’s a crazy idea...
    Diane: Wayne! For almost 20 years, I’ve watched you have one crazy idea after another. It’s my turn to have just one.
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  • He's in no position to defend his little brother, but Nick gets furious when he sees Hendrickson trying to fire tranquilizers on Adam. He and Mandy both shout You Leave Him Alone!.
  • The entire crowd of Vegas, only moments ago terrified of Adam, watched together in compassion as he was frightened to tears by the tranquilizer rifle attack.
    • Also, when they cheer when Adam saves Nick and Mandy from falling.
  • Combined with a Moment of Awesome, Diane stopping Dr. Hendrickson and consoling Adam.
  • After driving the ice cream truck to get Adam out of town, Brooks gives Adam a popsicle ice cream for everything he, and Adam, have been through. Aww....
  • Nick and Mandy enjoying a moment together in the car, still shrunk but now safe, with Mandy thanking Nick for saving her life. Wayne and Diane decide to let the two enjoy themselves before returning them to normal size.

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