History Characters / IpMan

15th Jul '17 10:44:49 PM MeiwakunaBoku
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* IllGirl: Falls ill and has to be taken care of by Ip Man at least once in every movie. [[spoiler:Third movie however has her health become terminal.]]



%%* BadassInCharge

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%%* BadassInCharge* BadassInCharge: A military general but is a skilled martial artist.



%%* HotBlooded

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%%* HotBlooded
* HotBlooded: Brash and won't hesitate to pick a fight with someone, such as Hung Ga students and even ''Twister''.



* DudeWheresMyRespect: He later starts showing signs of this, where the final third of the film has him challenge other martial artists to prove himself to be superior, if not, equal to Ip Man.

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* DudeWheresMyRespect: He later starts showing signs of this, where the final third of the film has him challenge other martial artists to prove himself to be superior, if not, equal superior to Ip Man.
15th Apr '17 7:58:41 PM Tenma-Yuuki
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* HeroicBSOD: How he reacts over [[spoiler:Wing-sing's cancer diagnosis.]]

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* HeroicBSOD: How he reacts Breaks down over [[spoiler:Wing-sing's cancer diagnosis.]]



* LimitedWardrobe: Isn't seen wearing anything else other than his black BadassLongrobe.



* WarriorTherapist: Becomes this accidentally. Between the first and second films, his friend Zhou Qing Quan loses his memory after being shot in the head by the Japanese. Zhou regains his memory after listening to Ip Man's match with Twister on the radio, though his sanity was still questionable.

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* WarriorTherapist: Becomes this accidentally. accidentally.
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Between the first and second films, his friend Zhou Qing Quan loses his memory after being shot in the head by the Japanese. Zhou regains his memory after listening to Ip Man's match with Twister on the radio, though his sanity was still questionable.



* FaceHeelTurn / HeelFaceTurn: Did the former when the Japanese invaded by becoming a translator to them. Then did the latter when he started to secretly work against them while still being the translator, his notable moment being [[spoiler:[[KarmicDeath to turn]] [[SmugSnake Colonel Sato]]'s [[KarmicDeath gun against him and kill him with it]].]]
%%* ReverseMole

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* FaceHeelTurn / HeelFaceTurn: Did the former when the Japanese invaded by becoming FaceHeelTurn: Becomes a translator to them. Then did the latter Japanese when he started to secretly work they invade and occupy China.
* HeelFaceTurn: Secretly worked
against them while still being the their translator, his notable moment being [[spoiler:[[KarmicDeath to turn]] [[SmugSnake Colonel Sato]]'s [[KarmicDeath gun against him and kill him with it]].]]
%%* ReverseMole* ReverseMole: To the Japanese forces.
11th Apr '17 1:51:15 AM Tenma-Yuuki
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* SoLastSeason: Beating up ten Japanese karate experts and a general is nothing compared to fighting a showy British boxer.

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* SoLastSeason: Beating up ten Japanese karate experts and a general is nothing compared to fighting a showy British boxer.boxer and an American property developer.



* ArrogantKungFuGuy: He's really smug and wants to show how good his boxing is compared to the Chinese.
* ATasteOfTheirOwnMedicine: [[spoiler:He kills Master Hung by punching him in the face numerous times, Ip Man then later defeats him by punching him in the face numerous times.]]

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* ArrogantKungFuGuy: Arrogant boxer guy, in this case. He's really smug and wants to show how good his boxing is compared to the Chinese.
* ATasteOfTheirOwnMedicine: [[spoiler:He kills Master Hung by punching him in the face numerous times, Ip Man then later defeats him by punching him in the face numerous times.]]
Chinese.


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* ATasteOfTheirOwnMedicine: [[spoiler:He kills Master Hung by punching him in the face numerous times, Ip Man then later defeats him by punching him in the face numerous times.]]
10th Apr '17 2:06:29 PM Golondrina
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* LesCollaborateurs: Works rather closely with the Japanese BloodKnight Miura and Sato as an interpteter, however, [[SubvertedTrope subverted]] in that it's heavily implied he's doing it to protect his family.



* LesCollaborateurs: Works rather closely with the Japanese BloodKnight Miura and Sato as an interpteter, however, [[SubvertedTrope subverted]] in that it's heavily implied he's doing it to protect his family.
11th Mar '17 8:09:42 PM Tenma-Yuuki
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* HeroicBSOD: How he reacts over [[spoiler:Wing-sing's cancer diagnosis.]]



* TheHeart: Is willing to help anyone in need in spite of his own poverty.



* TheHeart: Is willing to help anyone in need in spite of his own poverty.



* NotSoStoic: While often calm and collected, he finally loses it when he saw [[spoiler: Liu being shot trying to pick up a bag of rice he won.]]
** In the third film, after [[spoiler:Wing Sing has been diagnosed with cancer, Ip Man has several scenes of breaking down into tears.]]

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* NotSoStoic: NotSoStoic:
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While often calm and collected, he finally loses it when he saw [[spoiler: Liu being shot trying to pick up a bag of rice he won.]]
** In the third film, after [[spoiler:Wing Sing [[spoiler:Wing-sing has been diagnosed with cancer, Ip Man has several scenes of breaking down into tears.]]
26th Feb '17 11:01:15 AM MeiwakunaBoku
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* {{Seppuku}}: [[spoiler:How he dies in a deleted scene.]]



%%* BadassGrandpa

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%%* BadassGrandpa* BadassGrandpa: A middle aged martial artist with asthma, but can really hold up for himself.



* CasualtyInTheRing: [[spoiler:Dies on the spot on the boxing ring.]]

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* CasualtyInTheRing: [[spoiler:Dies on the spot on in the boxing ring.]]



* ATasteOfTheirOwnMedicine: [[spoiler:He kills Master Hung by punching him in the face numerous times, Ip Man then later defeats him by punching him in the face numerous times.]]



* NoHoldsBarredBeatdown: Gives a really nasty one to Master Hung [[spoiler:and it kills him.]]

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* NoHoldsBarredBeatdown: Gives a really nasty one to Master [[spoiler:Master Hung [[spoiler:and and it kills him.]]



A young kid who wants to be (and [[ForegoneConclusion will be]]) Ip Man's student. Played by Jiang Daiyan in ''Ip Man 2'', and then by Danny Chan Kwok-Kawn in ''Ip Man 3''.

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A young kid who wants to be (and [[ForegoneConclusion will be]]) Ip Man's student. Played by Jiang Daiyan in ''Ip Man 2'', and then by Danny Chan Kwok-Kawn Kwok-Kwan in ''Ip Man 3''.
25th Feb '17 1:42:43 PM MeiwakunaBoku
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** In the third film, after [[spoiler:Wing Sing has been diagnosed with cancer, Ip Man has several scenes of breaking down into tears.]]



* PapaWolf: Towards his sons, he won't hesitate to give those who dare to harm them a beat down.



* KilledOffScreen: [[spoiler:She spends the second half of the third film succumbing to stomach cancer, the epilogue then announces her death.]]



%%* CasualtyInTheRing

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%%* CasualtyInTheRing* CasualtyInTheRing: [[spoiler:Dies on the spot on the boxing ring.]]



* NoHoldsBarredBeatdown: Gives a really nasty one to Master Hung [[spoiler:and it kills him.]]



!!"Fatso"

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!!"Fatso"!!"Fatso" Po



* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: Is only referred to as "Fatso" and his real name is unknown.

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* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: Is only referred to as "Fatso" and his real name is unknown.finally revealed in the third film.
* PoliceAreUseless: In the third film, where Ip Man calls him out for having him do the police's work regarding of protecting an elementary school.


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!!Cheung Tin-chi
A rickshaw puller who happens to also be skilled with Wing Chun. Played by Zhang Jin.

* AlmightyJanitor: A rickshaw puller but is a martial artist.
* DudeWheresMyRespect: He later starts showing signs of this, where the final third of the film has him challenge other martial artists to prove himself to be superior, if not, equal to Ip Man.
* FinalBoss: Of the third film, he's the last person Ip Man fights against.
* {{Foil}}: To Ip Man, both are skilled in Wing Chun, however Ip Man is widely known and well respected while Cheung is a rickshaw puller and doesn't get as much recognition.
* TheRival: To Ip Man.
22nd Feb '17 7:37:01 PM Tenma-Yuuki
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* NotSoStoic: While often calm and collected, he finally loses it when he saw [[spoiler: Liu being shot trying to pick up a bag of rice he won.]]



** NotSoStoic: When he's angered; he loses his cool when he saw [[spoiler:Liu being shot trying to pick up a bag of rice he won.]]
21st Feb '17 11:44:41 PM Tenma-Yuuki
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* BadassLongrobe: Dons a black one, and he is [[LimitedWardrobe rarely seen without it]].

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* BadassLongrobe: Dons a black one, and he is [[LimitedWardrobe rarely seen without it]].



* HappilyMarried: With Cheung Wing-sing.
%%* TheHero

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* HappilyMarried: With To Cheung Wing-sing.
%%* TheHero* TheHero: Of the film series.



* NotSoStoic: He was often calm and collected but he finally loses it when he saw [[spoiler: Liu being shot trying to pick up a bag of rice he won.]]



** NotSoStoic: When he's angered.

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** NotSoStoic: When he's angered.angered; he loses his cool when he saw [[spoiler:Liu being shot trying to pick up a bag of rice he won.]]



* HappilyMarried: With Ip Man.

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* HappilyMarried: With To Ip Man.
21st Feb '17 11:32:16 AM MeiwakunaBoku
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%%* BewareTheNiceOnes

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%%* BewareTheNiceOnes* BewareTheNiceOnes: When he fights other marital arts masters, his blows are often soft punches and slaps, showing that he still concerns about their wellbeing. But when he is angered, his punches ''hit hard''.



%%* TheStoic
%%* TranquilFury

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%%* TheStoic
%%* TranquilFury
* TheStoic: Is often a quiet man and polite man.
** NotSoStoic: When he's angered.
* TranquilFury: When he's ''really'' pissed off, as shown in [[OneManArmy his fight against the 10 black belts]].



%%* YamatoNadeshiko

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%%* YamatoNadeshiko
* YamatoNadeshiko: She is kind, quiet, and soft-speaking.



%%* OvershadowedByAwesome

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%%* OvershadowedByAwesome* OvershadowedByAwesome: By Ip Man, very early in the movie. [[spoiler:The humiliation indirectly leads to his death.]]



* RedOniBlueOni: Despite being Hotblooded, he's the blue to Yuan's red.



%%* AnnoyingYoungerSibling

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%%* AnnoyingYoungerSibling* AnnoyingYoungerSibling: To Lin.



* RedOniBlueOni: The red to Lin's blue.



%%* ArrogantKungFuGuy

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%%* ArrogantKungFuGuy* ArrogantKungFuGuy: Goes to Fo Shan to fight other martial artists to build a school to teach his own style.



%%* HeelFaceTurn

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%%* HeelFaceTurn* HeelFaceTurn: In the second movie, he comes to friendly terms with Ip Man.



* EvenEvilHasStandards: Does not approve of Sato shooting Master Liu for grabbing the bag of rice even after he lost.



* DistressedDude: He gets kidnapped by the Hung Ga gang but breaks out after Ip rescues him.



%%* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname

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%%* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: Is only referred to as "Fatso" and his real name is unknown.



A young kid who wants to be (and [[ForegoneConclusion will be]]) Ip Man's student. Played by Jiang Daiyan.

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A young kid who wants to be (and [[ForegoneConclusion will be]]) Ip Man's student. Played by Jiang Daiyan.
Daiyan in ''Ip Man 2'', and then by Danny Chan Kwok-Kawn in ''Ip Man 3''.



%%* FutureBadass

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%%* FutureBadass* FutureBadass: As linked with real history, he becomes a widely know martial artist and actor.
* HesAllGrownUp: In Ip Man 3, he comes back as an adult.
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