History Characters / Skyfall

11th Dec '17 12:16:40 PM DustSnitch
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* BadassGrandpa: He looks at a movie that says "old things are obsolete" and blows it away with his shotgun.
30th Nov '17 1:19:03 PM Njein
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* VillainousCheekbones: Without his dental prosthetic, his face sags.
18th Nov '17 7:04:20 AM nighttrainfm
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* MrSmith: "Silva" is one of the most common Portuguese surnames, and he likely chose it for exactly that reason.



* ThereIsNoKillLikeOverkill: His solution to James Bond pursuing him as [[spoiler:he escapes from [=MI6's=] underground HQ? Drop a freaking train on him.]]

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* ThereIsNoKillLikeOverkill: ThereIsNoKillLikeOverkill:
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His solution to James Bond pursuing him as [[spoiler:he escapes from [=MI6's=] underground HQ? Drop a freaking train on him.]]
19th Oct '17 8:14:56 PM Njein
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* AnimalMetaphor: Describes himself and Bond as the 'last two rats standing'. He utilizes the image of trapped rats turning to cannibalism as a metaphor for what the life of a spy does to its participants - namely himself.


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* SocialDarwinist: He relates a childhood story to a captive James Bond, describing how he spent time with his grandmother on an island, where she taught him how to rid the island of its rat infestation by capturing them in oil drums. He utilizes the image of the trapped rats turning to cannibalism as a metaphor for what the life of a spy does to its participants - namely himself.
28th Aug '17 9:33:24 AM Njein
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The main antagonist, a mad cyber-criminal who wants to discredit and kill M. A former MI6 agent, M sold him out to the Chinese and he took a cyanide pill but survived.

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The main antagonist, a former MI6 agent turned mad cyber-criminal who wants to discredit and kill M. A former MI6 agent, When M found out about his unauthorized hacking of the Chinese, she sold him out to the Chinese them and he took a cyanide pill but survived.survived, leaving him with oral injuries.


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* WickedCultured: He seemed to have an appreciation for classical music, notably ''Boum'' by Charles Trenet. During his attack on Skyfall Lodge, he had outfitted his assault helicopter with nearly a dozen loudspeakers - solely for playing rock music during the attack (namely ''Boom Boom'', by The Animals). And as lampshaded by Bond, he "always [had] to make an entrance."
6th Aug '17 10:47:42 PM YT45
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* DragonLady: Subverted. Severine appears this way at first in everything from her clothing and makeup to her racial features (her actress is half-French, half-Cambodian), but is soon revealed to be desperate to get away from Silva and utterly helpless in her predicament.
20th Jul '17 2:27:38 AM Ominae
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* ButNotTooForeign: A British national of Spanish origin.
18th Jul '17 2:45:25 PM OptimumTaurus
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* TheBadGuyWins: [[spoiler:Posthumously. M dies from her wounds inflicted by his men.]] In fact, he's the ''only'' Bond villain in franchise history to squarely win by the end of the film. [[spoiler:Even though he died, he still brought the entire intelligence community to its knees and had M killed.]]

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* TheBadGuyWins: [[spoiler:Posthumously. M dies from her wounds inflicted by his men.]] In fact, he's the ''only'' Bond villain in franchise history to squarely win by the end of the film. [[spoiler:Even though he died, he still brought the entire intelligence community to its knees and had M killed. His death does little to mitigate his victory, since he clearly had no intention of living through the ordeal anyway.]]
29th Jun '17 9:12:52 AM Gregzilla
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* AxCrazy: Very much so.

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* AxCrazy: Very much so. So much that he is stated by WordOfGod to be based on Creator/HeathLedger's [[Film/TheDarkKnight interpretation of]] ComicBook/TheJoker.
24th May '17 2:35:33 AM Saveelich
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The main antagonist, a notorious cyber-criminal who wants to discredit and kill M. A former MI6 agent, M sold him out to the Chinese and he took a cyanide pill but survived. [[{{Understatement}} He really wants M dead.]]

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The main antagonist, a notorious mad cyber-criminal who wants to discredit and kill M. A former MI6 agent, M sold him out to the Chinese and he took a cyanide pill but survived. [[{{Understatement}} He really wants M dead.]]
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