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    So, I'm flipping channels and hit TBS and they were showing School of Rock and it was almost over. So I stopped and was watching and something caught my eye. So I kept watching. Yes there it was again. In the closing sequence, where they are in the 'afterschool program', a VINTAGE PACHINKO!

    It appears to be a Nishijin and possibly a C model but my reception was a little fuzzy.

    I knew I had to post this revelation. Then I thought, I wonder how many other movies/TV shows have a pachinko snuck into the shot? So I created this thread. If you know of show with a pachinko in it, let's post it here and see how many we can find.

    One rule, it can't be a show where a plot (or sub plot) is focused on pachinko in some manner. Just those where a machine sneaks into the shot. Fair enough?
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    That 70's show in the basement.


    School of Rock, about a minute in+
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    pachinko on Edtv movie
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    Oh yes!!

    Someone else that noticed it too, we must have good taste in Movies

    Yes i spotted that one a couple of years ago and posted about it, and I think the outcome was that it was a Vintage Heiwa

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    Lets see...there's the vintage that turns up in many episodes of Full House!!

    I posted pics once of a bunch of pachislos on Guiding Light once...

    Pachislos seem to turn up on lots of shows..Cheaper than real slots I guess and I doubt most people watching notice Well except us!!

    There are some more pachislos in the 2007 episode of Law and Order SVU "Responsible"

    And I think I posted pics of how they used pachislos in All the casinos in one GTA game..think it was San Andres..That one confuses me most...you spend millions making a game and you can put any kind of slot in all the American casinos and you choose pachislos!!!

    I also remember someone posted about a modern pachinko on a sports show in the background..I remember it was red!!
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    I saw this just now on Monk
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    Here's a Nishijin in Alex and Emma!
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    RIght in front of our eyes!

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    Wow... I only saw a quick glimspe of one in the Sandman video... you got some good eyes there Eddie!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Eddie View Post
    RIght in front of our eyes!

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    u can see it at the 4 min mark... great eyes Eddie
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    Quote Originally Posted by Eddie View Post
    RIght in front of our eyes!

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    and also noticed previously by someone else displaying exceptional taste in music...

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    Seesh you have REALLY good eyes. I had to stop it to see it! Oh well just goes to show you some have the eyes for certain things
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    there was a hole line in CSI on a recent british trilogy with all the csi mashed in to one they made a hotel lobby look like acasino with them
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    Here is a pic that I found on the web. He is the one and only voice of all these cartoons. Here is a pic of his office. Look behind him. I belive his name is Mel Blancteaser.
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    All it needed was for Pete Puma to be there and that would have made it complete...
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    I have seen a few:
    In Kentucky Fried Movie they had one in the Cleopatra Schwartz segment.

    In Fright Night the lead has one in his bedroom.

    In the movie The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift there is a chase scene through a Pachinko parlor.

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    Quote Originally Posted by gc143 View Post
    I have seen a few:
    In Kentucky Fried Movie they had one in the Cleopatra Schwartz segment.
    Cool.. I have the KFM on DVD so I'm gonna have to pull it out when I get home and see if I can capture that seen. LOL such a crazy 'movie'!!!
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    I thought I saw one in the movie School of Rock, with Jack Black.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ironworkerdalton View Post
    I thought I saw one in the movie School of Rock, with Jack Black.
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    The movie Black Rain has a whole chase scene through a pachinko parlor.
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