History Characters / InglouriousBasterds

3rd Dec '16 11:40:24 PM Boggs
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* EstablishingCharacterMoment: [[KickTheDog Sadistically threatening a man's family to get him to give up a Jewish family he's been hiding]] [[ForTheEvulz despite having already deduced that they were there hiding under the floorboards before he had even arrived.]] [[ItAmusedMe He then lets Shosanna live not out of mercy, but rather out of whimsy.]]

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* EstablishingCharacterMoment: [[KickTheDog Sadistically threatening a man's family to get him to give up a Jewish family he's been hiding]] [[ForTheEvulz despite having already deduced that they were there hiding under the floorboards before he had even arrived.]] [[ItAmusedMe He then lets spares Shosanna live not out of mercy, but rather out of whimsy.]]
3rd Dec '16 11:39:37 PM Boggs
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* EstablishingCharacterMoment: [[KickTheDog Sadistically threatening a man's family to get him to give up a Jewish family he's been hiding]] [[ForTheEvulz despite having already deduced that they were there hiding under the floorboards before he had even arrived.]] [[ItAmusedMe He then lets Shosanna live not out of mercy, but rather out of whimsy.]]
3rd Dec '16 11:27:40 PM Boggs
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* KarmicDeath: [[spoiler: He is ultimately killed by the secretly Jewish girl he'd been basically harassing the entire movie.]]


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* SenselessSacrifice: He refuses to divulge the position of another group of German soldiers, and is graphically ''beaten to death with a baseball bat'' for it. After watching that happen, one of his men has fewer compunctions.
26th Nov '16 6:38:28 AM MrKosta
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%%* KnightTemplar

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%%* KnightTemplar* KnightTemplar: He's so dedicated to killing "Nat-zees" he doesn't care if Germans he meets are actually Nazis (such as the SS) or conscripted soldiers who may or may not be Nazi sympathizers (such as the Wehrmacht).



-->[[spoiler:''Higlitz'']]: [[spoiler:"Say "auf wiedersehen" to your Nazi balls!"]]

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-->[[spoiler:''Higlitz'']]: -->[[spoiler:'''Higlitz''']]: [[spoiler:"Say "auf wiedersehen" to your Nazi balls!"]]
26th Nov '16 6:35:48 AM MrKosta
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-->[[spoiler:''Higlitz'']]: [[spoiler:"Say "auf wiedersehen" to your Nazi balls!"]]
20th Nov '16 10:19:45 PM Fireblood
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* WouldHurtAChild: If she noticed there were girls of the Bund Deutscher Mädel (the League of German Maidens, the girl's wing of the Hitler Youth, in the theater.

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* WouldHurtAChild: If she noticed there were girls of the Bund Deutscher Mädel (the League of German Maidens, the girl's wing of the Hitler Youth, Youth) in the theater.
20th Nov '16 10:17:06 PM Fireblood
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* HeroicComedicSociopath: The greatest example in the movie (on the part of sociopath).
* KnifeNut: He has a SS dagger, with the [[{{Irony}} "Loyalty is my honor"]] inscription.

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* HeroicComedicSociopath: The greatest example in the movie (on the part of a sociopath).
* KnifeNut: He has a an SS dagger, with the [[{{Irony}} "Loyalty is my honor"]] inscription.



* SociopathicHero: Straddle between this and HeroicComedicSociopath.

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* SociopathicHero: Straddle He straddles between this and HeroicComedicSociopath.



** NotSoStoic: [[spoiler:Subverted. Despite losing his shit in his own mind sitting next to a Nazi Gestapo Officer in a bar, reliving the Nazi torture he endured at some point, he doesn't blow his cover nor burst into violence. Hicox does. Only after, he shots the officer in the balls and goes nuts stabbing him in the back of the head during the shoot out.]]

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** NotSoStoic: [[spoiler:Subverted. Despite losing his shit in his own mind sitting next to a Nazi Gestapo Officer officer in a bar, reliving the Nazi torture he endured at some point, he doesn't blow his cover nor burst into violence. Hicox does. Only after, after does he shots shoot the officer in the balls and goes nuts stabbing him in the back of the head during the shoot out.]]
6th Nov '16 4:05:53 PM azul120
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* AppropriatedAppellation: As seen in the beginning, when he mentions having been given the title of "Jew Hunter," which he finds to be rather catchy. {{Subverted}} in the final act, several years later, when he has come to loathe the accolade.
* AwesomeByAnalysis: He is essentially a Nazi SherlockHolmes, and may actually see himself as such (he insists that he's a "detective", and a damn good one; and he even has a gavel).

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* AppropriatedAppellation: As seen in the beginning, when he mentions having been given the title of "Jew Hunter," Hunter", which he finds to be rather catchy. {{Subverted}} {{Subverted|Trope}} in the final act, several years later, when he has come to loathe the accolade.
* AwesomeByAnalysis: He is essentially a Nazi SherlockHolmes, and may actually see himself as such (he insists that he's a "detective", and a damn good one; and he even has a gavel).



* CreateYourOwnHero: Killing Shoshanna's family with her watching the whole thing made her into a vengeful Nazi killer who would be responsible for the death of most of the major Nazi officers by having them trapped inside a burning theatre.



* TheStarscream: [[spoiler: He actually puts some of the dynamite in Hitler's balcony.]]

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* TheStarscream: [[spoiler: He [[spoiler:He actually puts some of the dynamite in Hitler's balcony.]]



* IceQueen: [[JustifiedTrope Justified]], given her backstory.
* {{Irony}}: [[spoiler: In the end, she manages to kill damn near every high ranking German soldier ''except'' the one who was personally responsible for her family's death.]]

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* IceQueen: [[JustifiedTrope Justified]], {{Justified|Trope}}, given her backstory.
* {{Irony}}: [[spoiler: In [[spoiler:In the end, she manages to kill damn near every high ranking German soldier ''except'' the one who was personally responsible for her family's death.]]



* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: Becomes disturbed with herself after [[spoiler:shooting Frederick.]]

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* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: Becomes disturbed with herself after [[spoiler:shooting Frederick.]]Frederick]].
31st Oct '16 2:33:00 PM Morgenthaler
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31st Oct '16 2:32:42 PM Morgenthaler
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* UsefulNotes/AmericanAccents: Of the Hillbilly[=/=]Appalachian type.



* UsefulNotes/AmericanAccents: Boston.
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