History Awesome / TheScarletPimpernel

16th Jul '16 7:48:34 AM PaulA
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!!!Film/TheScarletPimpernel (1934, Leslie Howard)

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!!!Film/TheScarletPimpernel !!![[Film/TheScarletPimpernel1934 The Scarlet Pimpernel]] (1934, Leslie Howard)
3rd Jul '13 10:33:36 PM TVRulezAgain
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* The Scarlet Pimpernel's climactic BatmanGambit, of course. No movie swashbuckling necessary!

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* The Scarlet Pimpernel's climactic BatmanGambit, of course.BatmanGambit. No movie swashbuckling necessary!



* The Scarlet Pimpernel switching the damning letter he's been blackmailed into writing with his trademark poem and sign. This is not only awesome because he snatches Chauvelin's apparently guaranteed victory right from his grasp but because he pulls off the plan by [[HilariousInHindsight dousing the lights]] at just the right moment. So that's who {{Batman}} learned the trick from!

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* The Scarlet Pimpernel switching the damning letter he's been blackmailed into writing with his trademark poem and sign. This is not only awesome because he snatches Chauvelin's apparently guaranteed victory right from his grasp but because he pulls off the plan by [[HilariousInHindsight dousing the lights]] at just the right moment. So that's who {{Batman}} Franchise/{{Batman}} learned the trick from!
17th Jun '13 1:13:20 PM wrestlingdog909
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* At the start of the film, Percy rescues Armand from Saint Cyr's men by shoving one into the river. Then, when he has the other by swordpoint:
-->T'would seem your friend is in distress. To the rescue. ''*pushes him into the water, then picks up the man's knife.'' Yours, I believe. ''tosses it aside.''
24th Apr '13 1:00:16 PM XFllo
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!!!Series/TheScarletPimpernel (1999-2000, RichardEGrant)

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!!!Series/TheScarletPimpernel (1999-2000, RichardEGrant)Creator/RichardEGrant)
10th Oct '12 8:27:05 AM Lucyp041187
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* There are two, in rapid succession: first, when Percy recites John of Gaunt's speech from [[Creator/WilliamShakespeare Shakespeare's]] ''Theatre/RichardII'' ("This blesséd plot, this earth, this realm -- this England"), and second, when he comes back for his hat.

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* There are two, in rapid succession: first, when Percy recites John of Gaunt's speech from [[Creator/WilliamShakespeare Shakespeare's]] ''Theatre/RichardII'' ("This blesséd plot, this earth, this realm -- this England"), and second, when he comes back for his hat.
hat. "[[NiceHat It's such a cursed good hat, you know.]]"
14th Aug '12 1:07:10 AM FELH2
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* This is followed by Marguerite completely surprising the ManipulativeBastard Chauvelin who thinks he "knows human -- female -- nature" perfectly enough to predict her every move. You can almost hear her telling him "[[AvatarTheLastAirbender I love my husband more than I fear you]]."

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* This is followed by Marguerite completely surprising the ManipulativeBastard Chauvelin who thinks he "knows human -- female -- nature" perfectly enough to predict her every move. You can almost hear her telling him "[[AvatarTheLastAirbender "[[WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender I love my husband more than I fear you]]."



* There are two, in rapid succession: first, when Percy recites John of Gaunt's speech from [[WilliamShakespeare Shakespeare's]] ''Theatre/RichardII'' ("This blesséd plot, this earth, this realm -- this England"), and second, when he comes back for his hat.

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* There are two, in rapid succession: first, when Percy recites John of Gaunt's speech from [[WilliamShakespeare [[Creator/WilliamShakespeare Shakespeare's]] ''Theatre/RichardII'' ("This blesséd plot, this earth, this realm -- this England"), and second, when he comes back for his hat.
16th Feb '12 10:38:33 AM wardlil
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--> '''Percy''': My good fellow, I would never dream of depriving you of your moment of triumph. Alas, a moment was all I could spare.
10th Feb '12 12:35:32 PM LordGro
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* There are two, in rapid succession: first, when Percy recites John of Gaunt's speech from [[WilliamShakespeare Shakespeare's]] ''RichardII'' ("This blesséd plot, this earth, this realm -- this England"), and second, when he comes back for his hat.

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* There are two, in rapid succession: first, when Percy recites John of Gaunt's speech from [[WilliamShakespeare Shakespeare's]] ''RichardII'' ''Theatre/RichardII'' ("This blesséd plot, this earth, this realm -- this England"), and second, when he comes back for his hat.
25th Oct '11 8:22:28 PM PaulA
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!!!The Scarlet Pimpernel (1982, Anthony Andrews)

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!!!The !!![[Film/TheScarletPimpernel1982 The Scarlet Pimpernel Pimpernel]] (1982, Anthony Andrews)
16th Oct '11 8:55:14 PM PaulA
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!!!The Scarlet Pimpernel (1999-2000, RichardEGrant)

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!!!The Scarlet Pimpernel !!!Series/TheScarletPimpernel (1999-2000, RichardEGrant)
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