History Characters / Octopussy

1st Aug '16 1:22:48 PM Farnham
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* OmnicidalManiac: Is willing to see millions of people destroyed by a nuke for his dream to come true.

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* OmnicidalManiac: Is willing to see millions hundreds of thousands of people destroyed killed by a nuke and risk a nuclear war for his dream to come true.



* RenegadeRussian: He goes against the beliefs of most of his superiors and plots with Kamal to kill millions.
* TheSociopath: The fact that his intended bombing of a US base will kill hundreds of thousands of civilians doesn't bother him at all.

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* RenegadeRussian: He goes against the beliefs of most of his superiors and plots with Kamal to kill millions.
thousands.
* TheSociopath: The fact that his intended bombing of a US base will kill hundreds of thousands of civilians doesn't bother him at all.



* LadyOfWar: Becomes a ferocious fighter the climax.

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* LadyOfWar: Becomes a ferocious fighter in the climax.



* {{Determinator}}: Not even getting wounded by Grischka stops him from delivering the stolen Fabergé egg.

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* {{Determinator}}: Not even getting fatally wounded by Grischka stops him from delivering the stolen Fabergé egg.
1st Aug '16 1:21:42 AM TheWildWestPyro
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* {{BFG}}: Tries to kill Bond with a blunderbuss during the Rickshaw chase.

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* {{BFG}}: Tries to kill Bond with a double-barrelled blunderbuss during the Rickshaw chase.
26th Jul '16 8:20:31 AM JamesAustin
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!!Octopussy



->Played by: '''Maud Adams'''

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->Played by: '''Maud Adams'''
->'''Played by:''' Maud Adams




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%%* ConvenientlyAnOrphan

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%%* ConvenientlyAnOrphan* ConvenientlyAnOrphan: Not only does his father's death help a lot with the whole "mysterious woman living on an island with her AmazonBrigade" thing, but the circunstances behind his death made her have knowledge of Bond beforehand.



%%* FemmeFatale

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%%* FemmeFatale* FemmeFatale: Especially during the film's first half where she is still very much a MysteriousWoman. It's also shown that she favors using Magda for this, as shown with Bond.



* MysteriousWoman: Very much especially during the films first half.

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* MysteriousWoman: Very much especially during the films film's first half.



!!Kamal Khan



->Played by: '''Louis Jourdan'''

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->Played by: '''Louis Jourdan'''
->'''Played by:''' Louis Jourdan




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* BigBad: The main antagonist of the film.
** BigBadDuumvirate: With Orlov and formerly Octopussy.

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* BigBad: The main antagonist of the film.
**
BigBadDuumvirate: With Orlov and formerly Octopussy.Octopussy.
* CheatersNeverProsper: Gets beaten by Bond with his own loaded dice.



-->'''Kamal''': Let the sport ''[[GratuitousFrench commence]]''!
* TheGamblingAddict[=/=]ProfessionalGambler: Loves playing backgammon.
** CheatersNeverProsper: Gets beaten by Bond with his own loaded dice.
* KarmicDeath: He dies in a plane crash.
%%* ManipulativeBastard

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-->'''Kamal''': -->'''Kamal:''' Let the sport ''[[GratuitousFrench commence]]''!
* TheGamblingAddict[=/=]ProfessionalGambler: Loves playing backgammon.
** CheatersNeverProsper: Gets beaten by Bond with his own loaded dice.
* KarmicDeath: He dies
ManipulativeBastard: Manipulates Octopussy in order to smuggle jewels out of USSR and uses her circus to hide a plane crash.
%%* ManipulativeBastard
nuclear bomb and detonate it once the circus gets close to a NATO base in West Germany, leaving her and her AmazonBrigade to die.



%%* NoMrBondIExpectYouToDine

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%%* NoMrBondIExpectYouToDine* NoMrBondIExpectYouToDine: After capturing Bond and imprisoning him in the Monsoon Palace, he invites him for dinner. In a twist, rather than attempt any semblance of cordiality, he discusses [[ToThePain how he wants to torture Bond]], and the dish served (sheep head) proves to be a little too exotic for Bond's tastes.
* ProfessionalGambler: Loves playing backgammon.



!!Gobinda



->Played by: '''Kabir Bedi'''

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->Played by: '''Kabir Bedi'''
->'''Played by:''' Kabir Bedi




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* MeanCharacterNiceActor: Off-set, Kabir Bedi was friendly and polite.
%%* ObviouslyEvil

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* MeanCharacterNiceActor: Off-set, Kabir Bedi was friendly and polite.
%%* ObviouslyEvil
ObviouslyEvil: When your EstablishingCharacterMoment is ''crushing dice'' with your ''fist'' while throwing a DeathGlare to the hero, you're this.



!!General Orlov



->Played by: '''Steven Berkoff'''

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->Played by: '''Steven Berkoff'''
->'''Played by:''' Steven Berkoff




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-->'''Gogol''': [''contemptuously''] A common thief. A disgrace to the uniform!
-->'''Orlov''': Yes, but tomorrow, I shall be a hero of the Soviet Union... [[spoiler: (despite his pain, [[GoOutWithASmile Orlov smiles faintly]], and then dies)]]

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-->'''Gogol''': [''contemptuously''] -->'''Gogol:''' ''[contemptuously]'' A common thief. A disgrace to the uniform!
-->'''Orlov''':
uniform!\\
'''Orlov:'''
Yes, but tomorrow, I shall be a hero of the Soviet Union... [[spoiler: (despite ''[despite his pain, [[GoOutWithASmile Orlov smiles faintly]], and then dies)]]dies]'']]



* RedScare: Interestingly, he's one of the last few to be this, as the Cold War was beginning to die down by the time the film was made.

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* RedScare: Interestingly, he's one of the last few to be this, as the Cold War was beginning to die down by the time the film was made. This is shown in his introductory scene, where the Politburo disagrees with him, and the other Soviet leaders are more interested in making peace with the West, making Orlov a RenegadeRussian.



!!Vijay



->Played by: '''Vijay Amritraj'''

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->Played by: '''Vijay Amritraj'''
->'''Played by:''' Vijay Amritraj




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* BondOneLiner:
--> Game, set and match!
* CatchPhrase:
--> No problem!

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* BondOneLiner:
--> Game,
BondOneLiner: Before using a tennis racket to fend off mooks during the chase: "Game, set and match!
match!"
* CatchPhrase:
--> No problem!
CatchPhrase: "No problem!"



%%* SacrificialLion

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%%* SacrificialLion* SacrificialLion: [[spoiler: Is killed by the mook with the circular saw.]]



!!Sadruddin



->Played by: '''Albert Moses'''

When Bond arrives in India, Vijay takes him to his boss - Sadruddin, who then escorts Bond to his hotel, pointing out Kamal Khan's palace on the way. He appears in a couple of other scenes throughout the early parts of the film. The first is when he watches Kamal Khan playing backgammon, and then later at Q’s laboratory where he informs Bond about Octopussy’s floating palace. Working as head of Station I, Sadruddin merely acts as a point of contact for Bond.

%%* MrExposition

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->Played by: '''Albert Moses'''

->'''Played by:''' Albert Moses

When Bond arrives in India, Vijay takes him to his boss - Sadruddin, who then escorts Bond to his hotel, pointing out Kamal Khan's palace on the way. He appears in a couple of other scenes throughout the early parts of the film. The first is when he watches Kamal Khan playing backgammon, and then later at Q’s laboratory where he informs Bond about Octopussy’s Octopussy's floating palace. Working as head of Station I, Sadruddin merely acts as a point of contact for Bond. \n\n%%* MrExposition
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* MrExposition: He gives Bond (and the audience) a basic description of Kamal and Octopussy.



%%* ReasonableAuthorityFigure
* YouLookFamiliar: Albert Moses previously played a bartender in ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe''.

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%%* ReasonableAuthorityFigure
* YouLookFamiliar: Albert Moses previously played a bartender in ''Film/TheSpyWhoLovedMe''.ReasonableAuthorityFigure: The head of the India Station, unconditionally helps Bond.



!!Magda



->Played by: '''Kristina Wayborn'''

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->Played by: '''Kristina Wayborn'''
->'''Played by:''' Kristina Wayborn




%%* ActionGirl

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\n%%* ActionGirl----
* ActionGirl: The one who most convincingly kicks ass in the assault in the climax.



* BellyDancer: In the climax.

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* BellyDancer: In Poses as one in the climax.climax to disctract Kamal's guards.



* TheDragon: To Octopussy and somewhat to Khan
%%* FemmeFatale

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* TheDragon: To Octopussy Octopussy, and somewhat to Khan
%%* FemmeFatale
Khan.
* FemmeFatale: Pulls this on Bond in order to steal the Fabergé Egg.



* LadyOfWar: In the climax.
%%* MsFanservice

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* LadyOfWar: In Becomes a ferocious fighter the climax.
%%* MsFanservice* MsFanservice: Her bed scene is quite revealing (for a franchise so well known for its fanservice, bed scenes tend to be rare on this). Especially the way she escapes Bond: she ties one end of the sari she's wearing to a balustrade and jumps off a balcony, descending to safety as it unravels, leaving her in her underwear.



%%* ShesGotLegs

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%%* ShesGotLegs* ShesGotLegs: Her dresses tend to put an emphasis on this, such as her dress as circus director.



!!Mischka and Grischka



->Played by: '''David Meyer and Anthony Meyer'''

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->Played by: '''David ->'''Played by:''' David Meyer and Anthony Meyer'''
Meyer




* AndThisIsFor: When Grischka corners and [[KnifeOutline pins]] Bond to off him, [[YouKilledMyFather invoking his dead brother]].
** [[BondOneLiner Bond returns him the line]] invoking 009 when he kills him with one of the knives he threw.
* {{Determinator}}s: They keep on trying to kill Bond, even as he beats them.

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* AndThisIsFor: Double example. When Grischka corners and [[KnifeOutline pins]] Bond to off him, [[YouKilledMyFather invoking his dead brother]].
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brother]]. [[BondOneLiner Bond returns him the line]] invoking 009 when he kills him with one of the knives he threw.
* {{Determinator}}s: {{Determinator}}: They keep on trying to kill Bond, even as he beats them.



* {{Professional Killer}}s: They're both Russian assassins.

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* {{Professional Killer}}s: ProfessionalKiller: They're both Russian assassins.



!!009



->Played by: '''Andy Bradford'''

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->Played by: '''Andy Bradford'''
->'''Played by:''' Andy Bradford




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* [[SadClown Tragic Clown]]: Is killed trying to save the world.

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* [[SadClown Tragic Clown]]: Is SadClown: More like a "Tragic Clown"; he's killed trying to save the world.



* [[YouAreNumberSix You Are Number 009]]: His rank as a Double-O.

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* [[YouAreNumberSix You Are Number 009]]: YouAreNumberSix: His rank as a Double-O.Double-O agent is 009.
12th Jul '16 6:25:11 AM TheWildWestPyro
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[[caption-width-right:290:''"No problem, this is a company car!"'']]

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[[caption-width-right:350:''"No
problem, this is a company car!"'']]
10th Jul '16 5:21:48 AM TheWildWestPyro
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10th Jul '16 5:21:27 AM TheWildWestPyro
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!'''Octopussy'''

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!'''Octopussy''' [[folder: Octopussy]]




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!'''Kamal Khan'''

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\n----\n!'''Kamal Khan''' [[/folder]]

[[folder: Kamal Khan]]



%%* ManOfWealthAndTaste

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%%* ManOfWealthAndTaste* ManOfWealthAndTaste: Fittingly for a prince.



%%* SmugSnake
%%* WickedCultured

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!'''Gobinda'''

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%%* SmugSnake
%%* WickedCultured

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!'''Gobinda'''
* SmugSnake: Very self assured and confident.
* WickedCultured: Evil and a prince.
[[/folder]]

[[folder: Gobinda]]




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!'''General Orlov'''

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\n----\n!'''General Orlov''' [[/folder]]

[[folder: General Orlov]]




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!'''Vijay'''
[[quoteright:290:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Vijay_4980.jpg]]

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\n----\n!'''Vijay''' \n[[quoteright:290:http://static.[[/folder]]

[[folder: Vijay]]
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tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Vijay_4980.jpg]]




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!'''Sadruddin'''

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\n----\n!'''Sadruddin''' [[/folder]]

[[folder: Sadruddin]]



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!'''Magda'''

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!'''Magda'''
[[/folder]]

[[folder: Magda]]




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!'''Mischka and Grischka'''

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\n----\n!'''Mischka [[/folder]]

[[folder: Mischka
and Grischka''' Grischka]]




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!'''009'''

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\n----\n!'''009''' [[/folder]]

[[folder: 009]]


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%%* CharacterTitle

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%%* CharacterTitle* CharacterTitle: Her name gives the film its title.
6th Jul '16 7:40:23 PM TheWildWestPyro
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%%* HeroOfAnotherStory
* HeroicSacrifice: All things considered, he saved the lives of thousands of people.

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%%* HeroOfAnotherStory
* HeroOfAnotherStory: His investigation and circus infiltration is never shown.
* HeroicSacrifice: All things considered, he saved the lives of hundreds of thousands of people.



%%* [[SadClown Tragic Clown]]
%%* SpannerInTheWorks
%%* [[YouAreNumberSix You Are Number 009]]

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%%* * [[SadClown Tragic Clown]]
%%* SpannerInTheWorks
%%*
Clown]]: Is killed trying to save the world.
* SpannerInTheWorks: He kicks off the plot and ultimately saved countless people from getting nuked.
*
[[YouAreNumberSix You Are Number 009]]009]]: His rank as a Double-O.
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