History Characters / AViewToAKill

5th Jun '17 4:53:09 PM JamesAustin
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* MayDecemberRomance: Creator/RogerMoore is older than Tanya Roberts' ''mother''. On one hand, this isn't entirely as bad as it sounds, since Roberts' mother gave birth at 17. Still, learning this fact was reportedly what caused Moore to permanently leave the series.

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* MayDecemberRomance: Creator/RogerMoore is older than Tanya Roberts' ''mother''. On one hand, this isn't entirely as bad as it sounds, since Roberts' mother gave birth at 17.17 (plus Carole Bouquet, who played Melina Havelock in Film/ForYourEyesOnly'' was two years younger than Roberts). Still, learning this fact was reportedly what caused Moore to permanently leave the series.



* MadDoctor: It doesn't get any more mad than a Nazi doctor. The guy even seems to be an {{expy}} for freaking Josef Mengele!

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* MadDoctor: It doesn't get any more mad than a Nazi doctor. The guy even His experiments with pregnant women on concentration camps seems to be make him an {{expy}} for freaking Josef Mengele!Mengele.



* NoSwastikas: In the German dubbed adaptation, he is a Polish communist.
* PiggybackingOnHitler: More like Piggybacking on Brezhnev: he utilized Soviet resources as long as their agendas aligned, and dumped them once he was able to pursue his own goals.

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* NoSwastikas: In the German dubbed adaptation, dub of the film, he is a Polish communist.
* PiggybackingOnHitler: More like Piggybacking on Brezhnev: he He utilized Soviet resources as long as their agendas aligned, and dumped them once he was able to pursue his own goals.



--> '''Bob:''' ''[upon realizing that Zorin is going to detonate the explosives early]'' But Mayday... ''and my men!''\\

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--> ---> '''Bob:''' ''[upon realizing that Zorin is going to detonate the explosives early]'' But Mayday... ''and my men!''\\
5th Jun '17 4:15:55 AM Hawaii_Knut
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* AssholeVictim: EvenEvilHasStandards on the side, he was complicit in Zorin's goal to flood the fault, killing millions.



* EvenEvilHasStandards: He tries to stop Zorin from having all the miners killed, to no avail.
--> '''Bob:''' ''[upon realizing that Zorin is going to detonate the explosives early]'' M... Mayday... ''and my men!''\\

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* EvenEvilHasStandards: EvenEvilHasStandards:
** He gives Zorin a "WTF dude!?" look when Zorin has the Russian spy shoved into the turbine.
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He tries to stop Zorin from having all the miners killed, to no avail.
--> '''Bob:''' ''[upon realizing that Zorin is going to detonate the explosives early]'' M... But Mayday... ''and my men!''\\
4th Jun '17 7:57:26 PM gjjones
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* NoSwastikas: In the German release version, he is a Polish communist.

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* NoSwastikas: In the German release version, dubbed adaptation, he is a Polish communist.
4th Jun '17 7:42:31 PM gjjones
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* TheLoad: One one hand, does very little to aid Bond and at one point fails to notice Zorin sneaking up on her ''in a freaking zeppelin''. On the other hand, she does manage to take out Scarpine out of nowhere and does ''intentionally'' distract Zorin during the fight at the top of the Golden Gate Bridge, so at least she isn't a NeutralFemale.
* MayDecemberRomance: Creator/RogerMoore is older than Tanya Roberts' ''mother''. On one hand, this isn't entirely as bad as it sounds, since Roberts' mother gave birth at 17. Still, learning this fact was reportedly what caused Moore to leave the series for good.

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* TheLoad: One On one hand, Sutton does very little to aid Bond and at one point fails to notice Zorin sneaking up on her ''in a freaking zeppelin''. On the other hand, she does manage to take out Scarpine out of nowhere and does ''intentionally'' distract Zorin during the fight at the top of the Golden Gate Bridge, so at least she isn't a NeutralFemale.
* MayDecemberRomance: Creator/RogerMoore is older than Tanya Roberts' ''mother''. On one hand, this isn't entirely as bad as it sounds, since Roberts' mother gave birth at 17. Still, learning this fact was reportedly what caused Moore to permanently leave the series for good.series.



-->'''Stacey Sutton:''' [[SayMyName Jaaaaames!]] Help meeeeeeee!

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-->'''Stacey Sutton:''' -->'''Sutton:''' [[SayMyName Jaaaaames!]] Help meeeeeeee!
4th Jun '17 7:40:29 PM JamesAustin
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* DamselInDistress: And how. At least she fights back in the climax and even shows determination beforehand.

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* DamselInDistress: And how. One of the most remembered parts of the film is her screaming "Jaaaaames!" a ''lot'' at an incredible high pitch. At least she fights back in the climax and even shows determination in fighting back against Zorin beforehand.



* MayDecemberRomance: Creator/RogerMoore is older than Tanya Roberts' ''mother''. On one hand, this isn't entirely as bad as it sounds, since Roberts' mother gave birth at 17. Still, learning this fact was reportedly what caused Moore to quit the series. Moore was already set to leave after ''Film/{{Octopussy}}'', feeling he was too old, but Cubby Broccoli talked him back for one last outing.

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* MayDecemberRomance: Creator/RogerMoore is older than Tanya Roberts' ''mother''. On one hand, this isn't entirely as bad as it sounds, since Roberts' mother gave birth at 17. Still, learning this fact was reportedly what caused Moore to quit the series. Moore was already set to leave after ''Film/{{Octopussy}}'', feeling he was too old, but Cubby Broccoli talked him back the series for one last outing.good.



* MadDoctor[=/=]MadScientist[=/=]MorallyAmbiguousDoctorate: The guy is even an {{expy}} for freaking Josef Mengele!
* NaziGrandpa: If the above mentioned tropes didn't tip you enough; yes he was a Nazi scientist.

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* MadDoctor[=/=]MadScientist[=/=]MorallyAmbiguousDoctorate: MadDoctor: It doesn't get any more mad than a Nazi doctor. The guy is even seems to be an {{expy}} for freaking Josef Mengele!
* MadScientist: He experimented on concentration camp inmates to breed perfect humans, creating a generation of incredibly intelligent psychopaths.
* MorallyAmbiguousDoctorate: Well yes, he's a Nazi dcotor.
* NaziGrandpa: If the above mentioned tropes didn't tip you enough; yes yes, he was a Nazi scientist.



-->'''Played by:''' Patrick Bauchau

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-->'''Played [[quoteright:300:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/scarpine_patrick_bauchau.jpg]]

->'''Played
by:''' Patrick Bauchau






* ConvenientReplacementCharacter: Of Major Anya Amasova from ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe''.

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* ConvenientReplacementCharacter: Of Major Anya Amasova from ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe''.''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe''; a female KGB agent who's friendly with Bond and knows him from a previous mission.



---> '''Bob:''' ''[upon realizing that Zorin is going to detonate the explosives early]'' M... Mayday... ''and my men!''\\

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---> --> '''Bob:''' ''[upon realizing that Zorin is going to detonate the explosives early]'' M... Mayday... ''and my men!''\\
9th May '17 9:30:02 PM cluosborne
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* EvenEvilHasStandards:
** He gives Zorin a "WTF dude!?" look when Zorin has the Russian spy shoved into the turbine.
** He tries to stop Zorin from having all the miners killed, to no avail.

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* EvenEvilHasStandards:
** He gives Zorin a "WTF dude!?" look when Zorin has the Russian spy shoved into the turbine.
**
EvenEvilHasStandards: He tries to stop Zorin from having all the miners killed, to no avail.
9th May '17 9:18:18 PM cluosborne
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* DamselInDistress: And how. At least she fights back in the climax.

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* DamselInDistress: And how. At least she fights back in the climax.climax and even shows determination beforehand.



* ImpoverishedPatrician: Sutton is the granddaughter of an oil tycoon in California, but the company was taken over by Max Zorin, which forced her to became a geologist for the state of California.

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* ImpoverishedPatrician: Sutton is the granddaughter of an oil tycoon in California, but the company was taken over by Max Zorin, Zorin. She filed a lawsuit against him in court, which forced her to became sell most of her assets (which is TruthInTelevision) and become a geologist for the state of California.
19th Apr '17 1:28:17 PM Darkmage7280
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* OhCrap: Just as he's about to [[spoiler:fall 700 feet off the Golden Gate Bridge]].
18th Feb '17 1:09:24 PM Damar
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* ScreamingWoman: She screams a ''lot''.

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* ScreamingWoman: She screams a ''lot''.''lot'' at an incredible high pitch. Even a short fall onto some sand has her belt out a shriek.
2nd Feb '17 9:17:48 AM gjjones
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* MeaningfulName: Mayday is a radio distress signal that has been used by aircraft and ships.

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* MeaningfulName: Mayday "Mayday" is a radio distress signal that has been used by aircraft and ships.
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