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What was that sitcom scene in nbk inspired by


#1

yeah in nbk theres this fvnny ass part that is viewed like a sitcome…i would say its from married with children because it must have been around then, but were there other sitcomes that were this rude?


#2

its not based on anything, Oliver Stone says in the commentary that he just felt like making something dramatic look funny and happy

thats why Rodney Dangerfield was such a good choice to play Mallory’s dad, he looks like a sick pedophile but hes actually an unbeleivable funny guy


#3

but why in the form of a family sit come? the first thing those types of comedies came out…eg sit comes with dirty characters, it was a new thing in film history and inspired the simpsons, roseanne etc.-given the fact that oliver was not acredited for inventing this type of comedy-to the contrary it was known to one of his only films that were the oposite of ahead of his time-this does suggest that he got that sit com scene from somewhere.


#4

It is just a cool stylish way to do a flashback. Tarantino did the anime flashback in Kill Bill and there was some other stuff like that written into the Kill Bill screenplay.