History Characters / IntoTheWoods

16th Jun '18 3:05:40 PM QueenofSwords
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* KarmaHoudini: He gets away with murder.

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* KarmaHoudini: He ''literally'' gets away with murder.
16th Jun '18 3:05:08 PM QueenofSwords
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* KarmaHoudini: He practically gets away with murder.
* ObstructiveBureaucrat

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* KarmaHoudini: He practically gets away with murder.
* ObstructiveBureaucratObstructiveBureaucrat: He doesn't ''make'' policy, he just ''follows'' it.
16th Jun '18 2:59:36 PM QueenofSwords
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* TheCasanova: It's bad that he was taking interest in another woman, but it's partially justified considering his wife [[spoiler:was killed and suffering from hysteria prior to her death]], he most likely had to have someone help him raise his children.
** Averted in the 2014 film.

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* TheCasanova: It's bad that he was taking interest in another woman, but it's partially justified considering Depending on the production, he's a (slightly) more sympathetic version of this than his wife [[spoiler:was killed and suffering from hysteria prior to her death]], he most likely had to have someone help him raise his children.
** Averted
elder brother. The trope is averted entirely in the 2014 film.
16th Jun '18 2:22:08 PM QueenofSwords
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* VillainLoveSong: His song could be interpenetrated as one.

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* VillainLoveSong: His song could be interpenetrated as one.song, naturally.
16th Jun '18 2:09:24 PM QueenofSwords
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* ActionSurvivor: [[spoiler:Tragically Subverted when she allows herself to be seduced by Cinderella's Prince despite being a married woman, which leads to her getting killed by the giant.]]

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* ActionSurvivor: [[spoiler:Tragically Subverted subverted when she allows herself to be seduced by Cinderella's Prince despite being a married woman, which leads to her getting killed by the giant.]]
16th Jun '18 2:09:10 PM QueenofSwords
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* ActionGirl: The Baker's Wife displays a take-charge attitude when searching the woods for the four items she needs and also when hunting the giant. Unfortunately, she [[spoiler:lets herself be seduced by Cinderella's Prince despite being a married woman, and then gets killed by the giant]].

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* ActionGirl: The Baker's Wife displays a take-charge attitude ActionSurvivor: [[spoiler:Tragically Subverted when searching the woods for the four items she needs and also when hunting the giant. Unfortunately, she [[spoiler:lets allows herself to be seduced by Cinderella's Prince despite being a married woman, and then gets which leads to her getting killed by the giant]].giant.]]


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* PluckyGirl: The Baker's Wife displays a take-charge attitude when searching the woods for the four items she needs and also when hunting the giant.
15th Apr '18 9:53:13 AM Seraphine
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-->''What if I just wasn't meant to have children?''

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-->''What
->"''What
if I just wasn't meant to have children?''
children?''"



->''But you have a princess. And I have a... baker.''

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->''But
->"''You may know what
you have a princess. And I have a... baker.''
need, but to get what you want, better see that you keep what you have.''"



-->''But Mother, no! Not Milky White - he's the best cow!''

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-->''But Mother, no! Not Milky White - he's the best cow!''

->"''The difference between a cow and a bean is a bean can begin an adventure!''"



--> ''Jack, Jack, Jack, head in a sack!''

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--> ''Jack, Jack, Jack, head in a sack!''

-> "''Slotted spoons don't hold much soup.''"



-->''And though scary is exciting, Nice is different than Good.''

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-->''And though scary is exciting, Nice is different than Good.''

->"''The prettier the flower, the farther from the path.''"



-->''Hello, little girl...''

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-->''Hello,
->"''Hello,
little girl...''
''"



-->''I'm not Good, I'm not Nice, I'm just Right. I'm the Witch.''

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-->''I'm
->"''Sometimes the things you most wish for are
not Good, I'm not Nice, I'm just Right. I'm the Witch.''
to be touched.''"



-->''What's the good of being good if everyone is blind, and you're always left behind?''

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-->''What's the good of being good if everyone
->"''Opportunity
is blind, and you're always left behind?''
not a lengthy visitor.''"



* PrincessClassic: {{Subverted}} in that she is better developed in the musical, with more of her own flaws.

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* PrincessClassic: {{Subverted}} {{Subverted|Trope}} in that she is better developed in the musical, with more of her own flaws.



-->''I was lonely atop that tower!''

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-->''I was lonely atop that tower!''

->"''I am no longer a child. I wish to see the world!''"



-->''Once upon a time . . . later.''

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-->''Once
->"''Once
upon a time . . . later.''''"



-->''I was raised to be charming, not sincere.''

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-->''I was raised
->"''The harder
to be charming, not sincere.''
get, the better to have.''"



-->''Aaaaaagonyyyyy! Far more painful than yours!''

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-->''Aaaaaagonyyyyy! Far more painful
->"''Near may be better
than yours!''
far, but it still isn't there.''"



--> ''That boy stole our gold, our hen, and our harp. Then he killed my husband! I must avenge the wrongdoing.''

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--> ''That
->"''That
boy stole our gold, our hen, and our harp. Then he killed my husband! I must avenge the wrongdoing.''
''"



-->''The closer to the family, the closer to the wine.''

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-->''The
->"''The
closer to the family, the closer to the wine.''
''"



-->''The greater the good, the harder the blow.''

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-->''The
->"''The
greater the good, the harder the blow.''
''"


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->"''No knot unties itself.''"
4th Apr '18 3:30:47 AM Kamiguy123
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* AbusiveParent: Sorta in the film adaptation. She seemed to get angry very easily with Jack and even hits him a few times. However, she still cares for her son and wants the two of them to survive with enough money and food. She even keeps her MamaBear moment when she tells the Giantess that she will protect her son.

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* AdaptationalJerkass: She's a lot rougher towards her son in the film than in the play.
* AbusiveParent: Sorta in the film adaptation. She seemed to get angry very easily with Jack and even hits him a few times. However, she still cares for her son and wants the two of them to survive with enough money and food. She even keeps her MamaBear moment when she tells the Giantess that she will protect her son. (See AdaptationalJerkass above)



* TookALevelInJerkAss: She's a lot rougher towards her son in the film than in the play.
19th Mar '18 2:50:01 AM jormis29
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-->'''Played by:''' Barbara Byrne (OBC), Patsy Rowlands (Original London Cast), Tracey Ullman (2014 film)

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-->'''Played by:''' Barbara Byrne (OBC), Patsy Rowlands (Original London Cast), Tracey Ullman Creator/TraceyUllman (2014 film)
4th Jan '18 5:47:50 PM jccw227
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* BreakTheCutie: While not the Witch's intent, her treatment of Rapunzel eventually caused her to be subject to hysterics.
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