The House That Gave Sucky Tricks Costumes

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Costumes that the characters wore in The House That Gave Sucky Tricks, Halloween 2015.

Image Character Costume Explanation External Links
The Cheat Fudgie the Whale Fudgie the Whale is the primary mascot for the Carvel chain of ice cream shops. Fudgie is one of Carvel's most popular cake designs, and many cakes play off of his name and are written with "to a whale of a (blank)". Wikipedia Article
Strong Bad David Lee Roth David Lee Roth is a rock and roll singer who is most famous for being the original lead singer of the band Van Halen. Strong Bad's costume specifically depicts Roth's face on the cover of his 1986 solo album Eat 'Em and Smile, which was Roth's first solo effort after being fired from Van Halen in 1985. Wikipedia Article
Homestar Runner As H.I. McDunnough Homestar Runner H.I. McDunnough H. I. "Hi" McDunnough is a character played by Nicolas Cage in the 1987 Coen Brothers film Raising Arizona. Homestar's costume depicts a famous scene in the film where Hi robs a convenience store and steals diapers for a baby he and his wife Ed, played by Holly Hunter, kidnapped from a rich family. Wikipedia Article
Mazipan As Captain EO Marzipan Captain EO Captain EO is a 1986 3D science-fiction short film produced by Disney and shown as an attraction at its theme parks. The film was directed by Francis Ford Coppola, executive produced by George Lucas, and starred Michael Jackson as the title character. Captain EO and his crew travel to a dystopian planet, and use the power of music to bring peace and beauty. Beginning in 1994, Disney began gradually pulling Captain EO from its parks, and it was gone from all of them by 1998. The film returned to the Disney Parks in 2010 in honor of Jackson, who died in 2009, but as of Halloween 2015 can only be seen at Walt Disney World. Wikipedia Article
The King of Town Devil's Tower Mashed Potatoes The Devil's Tower was a mountain that appeared in the 1977 film Close Encounters of the Third Kind. During the course of the film, a replica of the mountain is built several times by electrician Roy Neary (Richard Dreyfuss), using several items including mashed potatoes. Wikipedia Article
The Poopsmith Feyd-Rautha Feyd-Rautha Harkonnen is a central character in the Dune series of novels created by Frank Herbert. The Poopsmith's costume depicts Feyd-Rautha as portrayed by Sting in the 1984 film adaptation of Dune. Wikipedia Article
Homsar Fidgit Fidgit is one of a band of six dwarves who appear in the 1981 Terry Gilliam fantasy film Time Bandits. The dwarves travel through time looking for treasure to steal. Wikipedia Article
Strong Sad Cameron Frye Cameron Frye is a character played by Alan Ruck in the 1986 film Ferris Bueller's Day Off. Despite being his best friend, Ferris describes Cameron as highly uptight, which is part of the reason why Ferris convinces Cameron to cut school with him. Wikipedia Article
Pom Pom Wilson Wilson is the volleyball that Chuck Nolan, played by Tom Hanks, was left to talk to while stranded on a remote island in the film Cast Away. Wilson got his "face" when Chuck touched him with his bloody hand while sifting through the wreckage of his crashed airplane. Chuck later became closely attached to the ball, even apologizing to him as he was forced to leave Wilson behind after the ball fell off his makeshift raft. Wikipedia Article
Coach Z André 3000 André 3000 is the stage name of rapper André Benjamin, who performs with Antwan "Big Boi" Patton in the Atlanta-based hip hop duo OutKast. Coach Z's costume (or more realistically, costumes) makes reference to the 2003 OutKast album Speakerboxxx/The Love Below, which saw André 3000 and Big Boi each come up with an album's worth of solo material and release them together; Coach Z appears as each member of André's fictitious band "The Love Below". Wikipedia Article
Strong Mad Tivo TiVo is a digital video recording device that enables users to record and store programs on the device for future watching. Its logo, which is the basis of Strong Mad's costume, is a smiling television set with feet. Wikipedia Article
Bubs Chuck Barris Chuck Barris is a retired television producer who is famous for creating several popular game shows such as The Dating Game and The Newlywed Game. One of his more famous creations was The Gong Show, which he also hosted; Barris would often be seen wearing hats that covered his face and eyes while hosting and would always throw to commercial by telling the audience, "We'll be back with morrre STUFF, right after this!" Wikipedia Article
The Knight Astro Pop Astro Pops are cone shaped lollipops purposely designed to resemble rocket ships. Originally launched in 1963 by a pair of astrophysicists, the candies were originally discontinued in 2004 but have since been revived. Wikipedia Article
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