History Characters / SavingPrivateRyan

27th Aug '16 9:02:17 AM CoolPopper
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* HateSink: It's made ''very'' obvious very quickly that we aren't supposed to like this guy. Admit it, you didn't feel so sad about him [[spoiler: getting shot dead by Upham.]]
30th Jul '16 5:36:00 AM k410ren
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%%* UndyingLoyalty: To Miller.

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%%* * UndyingLoyalty: To Miller.Miller. For one thing, he'll get into a standoff with Reiben when the loudmouth won't listen to Miller's orders.


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* NoRangeLikePointBlankRange: Private Lyle shoots the last remaining German in the first Tiger tank in the face with the muzzle about six inches away.
* OffWithHisHead: Private Lyle is decapitated by a 20mm round.
17th Jul '16 6:43:24 PM MagBas
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* DecoyProtagonist: [[spoiler:You're led to believe that the old man at the grave at the start of the film is Miller. It's not. Miller died in the final battle. The old man is Ryan.]]


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* DecoyProtagonist: [[spoiler:You're led to believe that the old man at the grave at the start of the film is Miller. It's not. Miller died in the final battle. The old man is Ryan.]]
17th Jul '16 3:19:00 PM kquinn0830
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* DecoyProtagonist: [[spoiler:You're led to believe that the old man at the grave at the start of the film is Miller. It's not. Miller died in the final battle. The old man is Ryan.]]



* DecoyProtagonist: [[spoiler:You're led to believe that the old man at the grave at the start of the film is Miller. It's not. Miller died in the final battle. The old man is Ryan.]]
19th Apr '16 1:26:43 PM Boggs
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-->'''Reiben:''' "Yeah, like the one he gave to take this machine gun. That one was a real dozy, wasn't it, sarge?"

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-->'''Reiben:''' "Yeah, like the one he gave to take this machine gun. That one was a real dozy, wasn't it, sarge?"



-->'''Reiben''': "Yes sir, that was one hell of a call coming to take this nest, but hell, we only lost one of our guys going for it. I swear, I hope mama Ryan's '''real fuckin' happy knowing that little Jimmy's life is just a little bit more important than two of our guys! But then again we have' found him yet, have we?! Have we?!'''"

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-->'''Reiben''': "Yes sir, that was one hell of a call coming to take this nest, but hell, we only lost one of our guys going for it. I swear, I hope mama Ryan's '''real fuckin' happy knowing that little Jimmy's life is just a little bit more important than two of our guys! But then again we have' haven't found him yet, have we?! Have we?!'''"
19th Apr '16 1:25:22 PM Boggs
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* WhatTheHellHero: Lays into Miller after he orders the squad to take down a machine gun nest, [[spoiler: which results in Wade's death.]]
-->'''Horvath:''' "You heard him, gear up. Your captain just gave you an order."
-->'''Reiben:''' "Yeah, like the one he gave to take this machine gun. That one was a real dozy, wasn't it, sarge?"
-->'''Horvath:''' "Soldier, you are way out of line!"
-->'''Reiben''': "Yes sir, that was one hell of a call coming to take this nest, but hell, we only lost one of our guys going for it. I swear, I hope mama Ryan's '''real fuckin' happy knowing that little Jimmy's life is just a little bit more important than two of our guys! But then again we have' found him yet, have we?! Have we?!'''"
17th Apr '16 9:24:51 PM Boggs
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* BigGuyFatalitySyndrome: [[spoiler: Resoundingly subverted.]]
15th Apr '16 5:59:30 AM k410ren
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* TheSouthpaw: Jackson is left-handed, unlike the other members of the squad. This makes his rifle a little hard to operate, since he has to move his hands to cycle the gun

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* TheSouthpaw: Jackson is left-handed, unlike the other members of the squad. This makes his rifle a little hard to operate, since he has to move his hands to cycle the gungun.


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* StuffBlowingUp: Two cases; Toynbe starts off the battle of Ramelle with a pair of land mines and the aforementioned [[StickyBomb Sticky bombs.]]
13th Apr '16 1:21:56 PM Boggs
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* ManipulativeBastard: Plays on Upham's and Miller's sympathies to worm his way out of Miller's squad killing him. [[spoiler: He tries this again with Upham at the end, only this time it doesn't work.]]
8th Apr '16 6:22:49 AM k410ren
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* {{BFG}}: Uses a bazooka during the final battle, using it to blow up a tank destroyer and try to slow down the last Tiger tank.



* ImpromptuTracheotomy: Corporal Henderson is killed by a gunshot to the neck just before the death of Private Mellish.



* PosthumousCharacter: Captain Jennings.



* SlashedThroat: Corporal Henderson is shot in the throat by a soldier.



* YouAreInCommandNow: Corporal Henderson took command after Captain Jennings was killed When the town was bombed some time ago

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* YouAreInCommandNow: Corporal Henderson took command after Captain Jennings was killed When when the town was bombed some time agoago.
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