Just saw Spaceballs after not seeing it for a few years

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by seeker311, Sep 3, 2007.

  1. seeker311

    seeker311 The Collector

    Joined:
    May 14, 2007
    Posts:
    9,193
    News Credits:
    27
    Trophy Points:
    197
    Likes:
    +28
    And I noticed 1 thing I hadnt before: there's a millenium falcon that does a cameo appearance. Does anyone know if there are any other cameos?
     
  2. ninety

    ninety NERDS!!

    Joined:
    Aug 16, 2007
    Posts:
    3,182
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    151
    Likes:
    +2
    Been a while since I've watched it, but off the top of my head there's John Hurt and the Chestburster.
     
  3. Motor_Master

    Motor_Master Lets the balls touch TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2002
    Posts:
    11,603
    News Credits:
    7
    Trophy Points:
    297
    Location:
    New Hampshire
    Likes:
    +43
    I just watched it again this weekend. Where did the MF make a cameo?
     
  4. Optimus

    Optimus Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 2, 2002
    Posts:
    3,902
    Trophy Points:
    202
    Likes:
    +12
    Twitter:
    YouTube:
    "Oh no, not again."

    Where'd you see the Falcon? At the end of the movie?
     
  5. Chaos Muffin

    Chaos Muffin Misadventure Veteran

    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2004
    Posts:
    28,756
    Trophy Points:
    322
    Likes:
    +8
    Never noticed it in there, must be going blind.

    Was it on one of the Spaceballs merchandise that Scwartz was promoting?
     
  6. smkspy

    smkspy is one nice fucking kitty

    Joined:
    Jul 1, 2004
    Posts:
    20,389
    Trophy Points:
    337
    Likes:
    +107
    Haven't seen 'Spaceballs' in quite awhile, but did finally see 'The History of the World Part 1' today...funny movie.
     
  7. ninety

    ninety NERDS!!

    Joined:
    Aug 16, 2007
    Posts:
    3,182
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    151
    Likes:
    +2
    Ooh! Just remembered what I read in another thread recently. As well as the TFing ship/maid, TF's make another cameo appearance in Spaceballs! The merchandise is apparently TF stuff with Spaceballs stickers on top, supposedly you can see the TF's under the Spaceball images. I can't remember which thread I read this in, but it was on here somewhere.

    Going to have to check this out, as if I don't have enough to do this week.......
     
  8. rattrap007

    rattrap007 one with the Force TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Aug 18, 2002
    Posts:
    14,975
    News Credits:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    322
    Likes:
    +106
    "I am your Father's Brother's Nephew's Cousin's former roommate"
     
  9. Paladin

    Paladin Have Zord, Will Travel

    Joined:
    Jan 27, 2003
    Posts:
    6,043
    News Credits:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    247
    Location:
    Detroit- It's a shithole full of people who steal
    Likes:
    +58
    Ebay:
    Twitter:
    The Falcon's at the diner where the "Alien" scene takes place.


    "Pizza the Hutt!!!!"
     
  10. seeker311

    seeker311 The Collector

    Joined:
    May 14, 2007
    Posts:
    9,193
    News Credits:
    27
    Trophy Points:
    197
    Likes:
    +28
    Yep, the falcon is in the diner parking lot
     
  11. Peaugh

    Peaugh Hi.

    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2006
    Posts:
    11,617
    News Credits:
    204
    Trophy Points:
    312
    Likes:
    +282
    Not even hidden under stickers! Spaceballs: The Coloring Book still has an uncovered Optimus Prime on the front :)  The sad thing is, I wasn't the one who noticed it, my wife pointed it out to me when it was on Comedy Central this afternoon!
     
  12. NeilJam

    NeilJam Resident Audiophile

    Joined:
    Mar 4, 2005
    Posts:
    1,493
    Trophy Points:
    177
    Likes:
    +24
    I noticed that the first time I saw Spaceballs at the local drive-in theater. Metroplex is also visible on the lunchbox but not quite as blatant as having Prime on Spaceballs the Coloring Book.
     
  13. DevilzFan

    DevilzFan CobraIsland.com Veteran

    Joined:
    Jul 1, 2002
    Posts:
    17,557
    Trophy Points:
    271
    Likes:
    +0
    Any Mel Brooks movie = win.

    Spaceballs = epic win.
     
  14. Night Flame

    Night Flame TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Jul 15, 2002
    Posts:
    4,884
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Likes:
    +5
    The lunchbox is a common Transformers lunchbox. My buddy actually has one without the Spaceballs sticker on it that he bought clear back then.
     
  15. Gaastra

    Gaastra Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2006
    Posts:
    3,484
    News Credits:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    217
    Likes:
    +66
    Mel brooks put the transformers stuff in the movie for his son who loved transformers.

    He also calls spaceball 1/ mega maid a transformer in the commentary track on the dvd.
     
  16. Brandon

    Brandon This is important work.

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2003
    Posts:
    6,175
    Trophy Points:
    231
    Likes:
    +0
    Heh nice that I noticed this thread just now. Got home from work and turned on the tv to see Spaceballs playing right now on Comedy Central.


    May the Schwartz be with you!
     
  17. Tekkaman Blade

    Tekkaman Blade Professor of Animation

    Joined:
    Jul 2, 2002
    Posts:
    22,304
    News Credits:
    13
    Trophy Points:
    362
    Location:
    Georgia
    Likes:
    +332
  18. Autovolt 127

    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

    Joined:
    Nov 26, 2006
    Posts:
    82,335
    News Credits:
    16
    Trophy Points:
    412
    Likes:
    +605
    BARF! :lolol 
     
  19. Boggs6ft7

    Boggs6ft7 TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    May 25, 2006
    Posts:
    2,399
    Trophy Points:
    216
    Likes:
    +0
    RIP John Candy
     
  20. ninety

    ninety NERDS!!

    Joined:
    Aug 16, 2007
    Posts:
    3,182
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    151
    Likes:
    +2
    Seconded.
     

Share This Page