History Characters / NoCountryForOldMen

24th May '16 1:08:57 AM Az_Tech341
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* JerkWithAHeartOfGold

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* JerkWithAHeartOfGoldJerkWithAHeartOfGold: He loves his mum. He also believes he loves his wife and convinces himself that her safety is his number one concern. [[spoiler: Realistically, his decision to steal the money and help the Mexican gunman (the latter after an entire afternoon of double-mindedness) put her life in jeapordy, and his decision to attempt to kill Chigurh (after Chigurh gave him the choice to save her certifiedly, and before he possibly cheated on her at the motel in which he was shot) guaranteed her death almost entirely.]]
23rd May '16 11:41:26 PM ProbableCod
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*JerkWithAHeartOfGold
22nd May '16 11:29:18 AM Da1tonTheGreat
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An enigmatic businessman who hires Anton Chigurh to recover the money, and Carson Wells when Chigurh goes rogue.


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An enigmatic businessman middle manager for the Matacumbe Petroleum Group who hires Anton Chigurh to recover the money, and Carson Wells when Chigurh goes rogue.

17th May '16 2:57:00 PM 43110
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* BiggerBad: The money Moss finds and that Chigurh is after belongs to his organization. [[spoiler: In the book, however, he is only middle management. After killing him, Chigurh returns the money to his boss, an even more mysterious Biggest Bad.]]


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* GreaterScopeVillain: The money Moss finds and that Chigurh is after belongs to his organization. [[spoiler: In the book, however, he is only middle management. After killing him, Chigurh returns the money to his boss, an even more mysterious "Greatest Scope Villain".]]
8th May '16 6:26:22 AM Az_Tech341
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* VillainousBreakdown: [[spoiler: The closest he gets to this, and justice in any way in general, is when Carla Jean refuses to call his coin toss, completely wrecking his moral conception of the world. He kills her anyway.]]
8th May '16 2:23:09 AM Az_Tech341
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* NoSenseOfHumor

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* NoSenseOfHumorNoSenseOfHumor: Carson Wells [[LampshadeHanging names him as this almost verbatim]]:
--> ''Llewelyn'': What's this guy s'posed to be: the ultimate badass?
--> ''Carson'': That's not how I'd describe him.
--> ''Llewelyn'': Well, how would you describe him?
--> ''Carson'': (considers) I'd say he doesn't have a sense of humour.



* PsychoForHire

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* PsychoForHirePsychoForHire: Hired by the the man who hires Wells [[spoiler:to kill him after Chigurh becomes Rogue]].
8th May '16 2:14:35 AM Az_Tech341
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* NightmareFuelStationAttendant:He doesn't seem to hate anybody: after eventually conceding a conversation to the literal gas station attendant, he schools him a little on how the world works (from his perspective) - that he is threatening to kill him seems of no consequence to him; [[spoiler:he greets Carson like an old friend even as he walks towards him with intent to kill him quietly in his room - he knows Carson is aware of this, and he simply wants him to accept it completely; after calmly explaining to Carla Jean why she needs to die, he decides to give her a chance to survive their encounter anyway by presenting the coin toss - even as she refuses, he continues to explain to her his logic (believing that it be all logic) so that she can die with a clear head]].

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* NightmareFuelStationAttendant:He NightmareFuelStationAttendant: He doesn't seem to hate anybody: after eventually conceding a conversation to the literal gas station attendant, he schools him a little on how the world works (from his perspective) - that he is threatening to kill him seems of no consequence to him; [[spoiler:he greets Carson like an old friend even as he walks towards him with intent to kill him quietly in his room - he knows Carson is aware of this, and he simply wants him to accept it completely; after calmly explaining to Carla Jean why she needs to die, he decides to give her a chance to survive their encounter anyway by presenting the coin toss - even as she refuses, he continues to explain to her his logic (believing that it be all logic) so that she can die with a clear head]].
8th May '16 2:10:32 AM Az_Tech341
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%%* BadassBaritone

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%%* BadassBaritone* BadassBaritone: His voice is deep, gutteral, and scratchy.



* DangerouslyGenreSavvy: Once [[spoiler:Moss gets rid of the tracker device, Chigurh switches strategy to killing Carson and threatening Carla Jean to draw Moss out]]

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* DangerouslyGenreSavvy: Once [[spoiler:Moss [[spoiler:Once Moss gets rid of the tracker device, Chigurh switches strategy to killing Carson and threatening Carla Jean to draw Moss out]]



* DisproportionateRetribution: Inflicted by him on the shop owner early on. He tries conversing with Chigurh, who responds by having him call a coin toss for his life. [[spoiler: The salesman guesses correct, but still...]]

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* DisproportionateRetribution: Inflicted by him on the shop owner early on. He tries conversing with Chigurh, who responds by having him call a coin toss for his life. [[spoiler: The salesman guesses correct, but still...still....]]



* EvilIsPetty: As Carson puts it, he doesn't have a sense of humor. He is willing to [[spoiler:belittle and possibly kill a gas station attendant for ''trying to make small talk with him'']]. This only makes him more terrifying.
* EvilSoundsDeep: he has a really deep voice.

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* EvilIsPetty: As Carson puts it, he doesn't have a sense of humor. He [[spoiler:He is willing to [[spoiler:belittle belittle and possibly kill a gas station attendant for ''trying to make small talk with him'']]. This only makes him more terrifying.
him'']].
* EvilSoundsDeep: he He has a really deep voice.



* GeniusBruiser: Just another reason to be terrified of him, he is incredibly intelligent, planning tactical entries into rooms before doing them and able to patch up a wound from a shotgun blast. All of that mixed with being one of the most dangerous and unstoppable assassins in movie history.

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* GeniusBruiser: Just another reason to be terrified of him, he He is incredibly intelligent, planning tactical entries into his victims' rooms before doing them and able to patch up capable of patching a wound from a shotgun blast. All of that mixed with being one of the most dangerous and unstoppable assassins in movie history.blast.



* HeroKiller: Toyed with because [[spoiler: he never gets to kill Moss]]

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* HeroKiller: Toyed with because [[spoiler: he never gets to kill Moss]]He kills Carson Wells and Carla Jean]].



* KickTheDog: Frequently. Notably, making the coin toss on the salesman for trying to make small talk with him, strangling the deputy to see if he could, killing the driver, and eventually [[spoiler: killing Carla Jean.]]

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* KickTheDog: Frequently. Notably, making the coin toss on the salesman for trying to make small talk with him, strangling the deputy to see if he could, killing the driver, [[spoiler: and eventually [[spoiler: killing Carla Jean.]]



* NightmareFuelStationAttendant:

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* NightmareFuelStationAttendant:NightmareFuelStationAttendant:He doesn't seem to hate anybody: after eventually conceding a conversation to the literal gas station attendant, he schools him a little on how the world works (from his perspective) - that he is threatening to kill him seems of no consequence to him; [[spoiler:he greets Carson like an old friend even as he walks towards him with intent to kill him quietly in his room - he knows Carson is aware of this, and he simply wants him to accept it completely; after calmly explaining to Carla Jean why she needs to die, he decides to give her a chance to survive their encounter anyway by presenting the coin toss - even as she refuses, he continues to explain to her his logic (believing that it be all logic) so that she can die with a clear head]].
8th May '16 1:54:31 AM Az_Tech341
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* BlueAndOrangeMorality: He has his own set of moral codes, completely incomprehensible to everyone else.

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* BlueAndOrangeMorality: He has his own set of moral codes, completely incomprehensible to everyone else.codes.
8th May '16 1:51:44 AM Az_Tech341
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* TheHunter: Apparently lives by hunting pronghorn.
* {{Jerkass}}: He is not a sympathetic person, and would be considered the villain against anyone but Anton Chigurh.

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* TheHunter: Apparently lives by hunting pronghorn.
He hunts pronghorn with a sniper rifle.
* {{Jerkass}}: He is not leaves a sympathetic person, and would be considered gun-shot wounded Mexican to die when the villain against anyone but Anton Chigurh. latter asks him for water in the middle of the day. [[spoiler:That night, [[HeelRealization he decides to get him some water]]; [[CantGetAwayWithNothing this decision]] [[NoGoodDeedGoesUnpunished leads to the Mexicans' pursuit of him as the man who stole their money]].]]
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