History Characters / TheBreakfastClub

10th Mar '18 3:04:30 PM AnonymousBosch
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* {{Jerkass}}es: Seemingly possess no redeeming or likeable qualities.

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* {{Jerkass}}es: Seemingly They seemingly possess no redeeming or likeable qualities.sympathetic qualities.
* LowerClassLout: Most of them appear to be this, except [[RichBastard Claire's dad]].



* LowerClassLout: Some have speculated that she is this, given her attire, attitude, dialect, and trashy-looking car.



* AmbiguousDisorder: Meets a lot of criteria for [[TheSociopath Antisocial Personality Disorder]].



* CovertPervert: Eyes up Allison as he pulls out of the parking lot at the end with Andy.

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* CovertPervert: [[spoiler: Eyes up Allison as he pulls out of the parking lot at the end with Andy. Andy.]]



* {{Hypocrite}}: Andrew's dad is a mass of contradictions. To start, he calls Andrew a "discipline case" despite encouraging him into being a JerkJock in the first place.

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* {{Hypocrite}}: Andrew's dad is a mass of contradictions. To start, For starters, he calls Andrew a "discipline case" despite encouraging him into being a JerkJock in the first place.



* MilesGloriosus: One gets this vibe from him.



* SmugSnake: Rather arrogant and conniving.



* StageDad: Relives his so-called glory days vicariously through his son.

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* StageDad: Relives He relives his so-called glory days vicariously through his son.
24th Jan '18 11:45:44 AM AmuckCricetine
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* UngratefulBitch: It she had any gratitude or pride for Brian's efforts, she definitely doesn't show it.

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* UngratefulBitch: It If she had any gratitude or pride for Brian's efforts, she definitely doesn't show it.
2nd Jan '18 4:26:16 PM AnonymousBosch
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* BreakTheCutie: ''His entire existence.''



* {{Irony}}: Brian Johnson's entire existence seems to be a series of elaborate, cruel gags played at his expense.



* NotSoWellIntentionedExtremist



* AmbiguousDisorder: Meets a lot of criteria for [[TheSociopath Antisocial Personality Disorder]].



* TheBully: Heavily implied to have been one in his past, and proud of it.



* CovertPervert: Eyes up Allison as he pulls out of the parking lot at the end with Andy. Mind you, he's married.

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* CovertPervert: Eyes up Allison as he pulls out of the parking lot at the end with Andy. Mind you, he's married.



* EvilCounterpart: In many ways, to his own son, Andy.
* FauxAffablyEvil: He seems jovial and understanding at first, but it's all a façade.

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* EvilCounterpart: In many ways, to his own son, Andy.
son.
* FauxAffablyEvil: He seems jovial cool and understanding at first, but it's all a façade.



* ParentalNeglect: On top of being a dick to Andy, he's pretty lazy and irresponsible.
* PoliticallyIncorrectVillain: A line cut from the film indicates he's a racist.

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* ParentalNeglect: On top of being a dick to Andy, he's also pretty lazy and irresponsible.
* PoliticallyIncorrectVillain: A line cut from the film indicates implies he's a racist.
24th Dec '17 12:22:17 AM creader
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[[folder:In General]]

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[[folder:In General]][[folder:General]]



* AllStereotypeCast: Deconstructed. Each of the students in detention fulfills a high school stereotype of TheEighties: specifically, jocks, brainiacs, princesses, criminals, and basket cases -- and yet is about showing how they're much more than those stereotypes.

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* AllStereotypeCast: Deconstructed.{{Deconstructed|Trope}}. Each of the students in detention fulfills a high school stereotype of TheEighties: specifically, jocks, brainiacs, princesses, criminals, and basket cases -- and yet is about showing how they're much more than those stereotypes.
18th Dec '17 5:23:42 AM AnonymousBosch
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* BitchInSheepsClothing: To the public, he portrays himself as loving husband and all-around family man. In truth, he's a conniver and backstabber who gladly throw his own daughter under the bus just to spit his wife.

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* BitchInSheepsClothing: To the public, he portrays himself as loving husband and all-around family man. In truth, he's a conniver and backstabber who gladly throw his own daughter under the bus just to spit spite his wife.
18th Dec '17 5:22:51 AM AnonymousBosch
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* CosmicPlaything: If something appears to be going his way, it really isn't. Life doesn't let up on this poor guy.



* TraumaCongaLine: Nothing ever seems to go right for him. If they do, expect things to go south ''with extreme prejudice''.



%%* WellDoneSonGuy



* JadedWashout: It's implied that he had higher expectations for his life, but years of being underpaid and disrespected by the youth in his charge seems to have finally gotten to him. At this point, he just doesn't care.

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* JadedWashout: It's implied that he Vernon had higher expectations for his life, but years of being underpaid and disrespected by the youth in his charge seems to have finally gotten to him. At this point, he just doesn't care.



* JadedWashout: He's a former Man of the Year turned destitute janitor, though its played with in that, unlike Vernon, he displays a stronger work ethic.

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* JadedWashout: He's a former Man of the Year turned destitute janitor, though its played with in that, unlike Vernon, he displays a stronger work ethic.



* OnlySaneMan: Probably the only normal character in the film, and even then...

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* OnlySaneMan: Probably the only normal character human being in the film, and even then...film.



* DirtyCoward
* RichBastard: Financially well-off and a sleazebag.

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* DirtyCoward
DirtyCoward: He's okay with using Claire as a shield in his constant quarrels with his wife rather than owning up to his faults.
* RichBastard: Financially well-off and a sleazebag.sleaze.



* SmugSnake: Has a reptilian, two-faced demeanor.
* VillainWithGoodPublicity: He's possibly a man of some importance in the town of Shermer.

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* SmugSnake: Has Mr. Standish has a reptilian, two-faced demeanor.
* VillainWithGoodPublicity: He's possibly implied to be a man of some importance in the town of Shermer.
18th Dec '17 5:11:11 AM AnonymousBosch
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* BitchInSheepsClothing

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* BitchInSheepsClothingBitchInSheepsClothing: To the public, he portrays himself as loving husband and all-around family man. In truth, he's a conniver and backstabber who gladly throw his own daughter under the bus just to spit his wife.
* DirtyCoward
18th Dec '17 5:01:24 AM AnonymousBosch
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* SmallNameBigEgo: Mr. Clark considers himself a legendary "winner" in his own mind. It's obvious, both to his son and the viewers, that he's full of shit.

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* SmallNameBigEgo: Mr. Clark considers himself a legendary "winner" in his own mind. It's obvious, both to his son and the viewers, obvious that he's full of shit.
18th Dec '17 5:00:23 AM AnonymousBosch
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* JadedWashout: Of all the kids in detention, Brian is perhaps the one most likely to become this in adulthood. Though undeniably intelligent, he lacks the confidence, willpower, social skills, and paralyzing fear of imperfection necessary for him to succeed once he gets out of high school.

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* JadedWashout: Of all the kids in detention, Brian is perhaps the one most likely to become this in adulthood. Though undeniably intelligent, he lacks the confidence, willpower, social skills, and possesses a paralyzing fear of imperfection necessary for imperfection, all of which doom him to succeed once he gets out of high school.



* BitchInSheepsClothing



* {{Slimeball}}: His attempts at fatherly charm are forced and transparent, to put it mildly. You can practically see the slime oozing from his pores when he hands Claire her lunch.

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* {{Slimeball}}: His attempts at fatherly charm are forced and transparent, to put it mildly.transparent. You can practically see the slime oozing from his pores when he hands Claire her lunch.



* DeathGlare: Again, look at the pic. It's pretty unsettling.

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* DeathGlare: Again, look at the pic. It's pretty unsettling.She scares Brian off with one of these.



* LowerClassLout: A coarse, blue-collar thug.

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* LowerClassLout: A coarse, coarse blue-collar thug.
3rd Nov '17 5:33:43 AM AnonymousBosch
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* ScrewTheRulesIHaveMoney / ScrewTheRulesIHaveConnections: Implied to be the reason
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