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Absurdly Cool Movie Weapons
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Absurdly Cool Movie Weapons | Obbjob’s Hat
Obbjob’s Hat

First seen in: Goldfinger (1964)

Why it’s so ludicrous: Come on, it’s a hat. That you wear on your head. Besides the practical implications of such a headgear-based weapon – surely that steel lining makes it undoff-able? – it’s also specially weighted to be slung accurately over long distances. To slice off a statue’s head, for example, or wipe the gurning grin off a spy’s face. It’s an inspired piece of nonsense that typifies Bond’s charm, and even now, when it comes to hat-based hardware, it is undoubtedly the tops. Shoe-based weaponry? That’s Random Task, in case you were interested.

Most useful when: You need a new approach to dead-heading weeds.
 

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1 RE: Absurdly Cool Movie Weapons
I thought the Flaming Sword was a bit unnecessary. In a year if the list was compiled again I doubt it would even be considered. But I thought the Noisy Cricket was genius. More

Posted by Non Forumite on Monday August 30, 2010, 01:51

2 RE: The suction-bomb cannon from Hudson Hawk
Well they had to fit in ANOTHER plug for Scott Pilgrim, because I've never seen a flaming sword beforegn=left] More

Posted by vader100 on Thursday August 26, 2010, 02:16

3 RE: Star Trek
Triple Barrled Shotgun from Undead or Lawnmower from Braindead?! More

Posted by Invader_Ace on Tuesday August 24, 2010, 20:33

4 RE: crotch cannon
Ummmm Light Sabers aside (Shame on you Empire) where is Rose McGowan's modified M4 Carbine with M203 grenade launcher attachment from Planet Torror Ok i know this is a real weapon BUT IT IS ATTACHED TO HER FUCKIN LEG how cool is that, i mean she could go to scratch her calf and level a school by mistake   Or the Proton Pack from Ghostbusters   Surely the the Holy Hand Grenade of Antioch was onE of the first truely absurd weapons in film and deserves a place rather than a mention alongside The Holy Shotgun   More

Posted by doenutts on Monday August 23, 2010, 21:58

5 RE: Eh?
No Golden Gun! No Lightsaber Otherwise I am happy More

Posted by Charlie Green on Monday August 23, 2010, 19:42


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