Jack Black was the recipient of a lot of love on Twitter thanks to a resurfaced clip from his 2003 film School of Rock.
Twitter user @hamishsteele shared the clip below of Black’s character giving a pep talk to a young singer who was feeling self-conscious because of her weight. The clip was accompanied by the caption, “This scene is more revolutionary than I think they even knew and it really stuck with me as a child. Especially the last line.”
This scene is more revolutionary than I think they even knew and it really stuck with me as a child. Especially the last line. pic.twitter.com/KkhvGicjVZ— ✨hamish steele✨ (@hamishsteele) April 18, 2021
The clip has since passed over 270,000 likes and nearly 50,000 retweets. It also led to an outpouring of appreciation for Black as an actor both in School of Rock and in other roles. Here are some notable tweets that led to Black to be a top ten trend on Twitter just because he’s so great.
Jack Black’s filmography is kinda top tier.— HOOD VOGUE is tired of poverty (@itskeyon) April 19, 2021
When you hear someone bad mouthing Jack Black pic.twitter.com/hmsW2yBENn— Muppet History (@HistoryMuppet) April 19, 2021
jack black did more for my body image issues growing up as a fat girl than my mother or any other adult ever did https://t.co/wqrCrW5QeC— :( (@ButSlightlyMad) April 18, 2021
Jack Black should have been Star Lord and I stand by this https://t.co/UKn7D0S8SV— Kristin Chirico (@lolacoaster) April 18, 2021
I’ll say it: Jack Black is one of the most underrated TREASURES of our time. https://t.co/VWwsZNeQQd— Danielle Kurtzleben (@titonka) April 19, 2021
Jack Black trending for his performance in School of Rock, as well he should. The man's passion in all his roles is legendary and I stand by this movie being an all-time favorite pic.twitter.com/fzkr3iAImN— Kewpie 🔪🍑 (@killerkewpie) April 19, 2021
jack black HAS ALWAYS UNDERSTOOD THE ASSIGNMENT pic.twitter.com/n6TU5WKRSE— 🦋 (@sydn3y4) April 19, 2021
Finally people are seeing Jack Black's greatness pic.twitter.com/y0gO3y1CYp— Hi Kevin... (@dryoceanwater) April 19, 2021
This scene literally changed my life. I will always love this movie AND Jack Black just for this representation. https://t.co/Muu7Rx5507— me, a fat 🦋🇬🇾 (@SimoneMariposa) April 18, 2021
Also, with JACK BLACK and KATE WINSLET trending at the same time it's important to remind people that THE HOLIDAY is very good. pic.twitter.com/Z15aQKv2qZ— PAUL : Thrice Upon A Time. (@HuginsPL) April 19, 2021
I'm glad Jack Black is trending because:— Tim Chantarangsu (@TimothyDeLaG) April 19, 2021
Nacho Libre is one of my favorite comedies.
Kung Fu Panda Trilogy, some of my fav animated movies.
Tenacious D has comedy bangerrrs.
School of Rock is a classic.
He's highkey a genius. Give this man his flowers!
If the Oscars had any taste Jack Black would have won best actor for SCHOOL OF ROCK pic.twitter.com/klqSEpJqIJ— Josh Barnes VEVO (@joshthebarnes) April 19, 2021