History Characters / TheInbetweeners

24th Mar '17 12:55:54 PM CynicalBastardo
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* HeroesLoveDogs: While annoyed by his dog, Benji, vying for his attention whil attempting to masturbate, he genuinely loves the dog. [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone This is solidified by his reaction to his lie about Benji shitting in the house having got his dad to put Benji down]] being shock and heartbreak. Even in the last episode, he elects to use the dog ''Monopoly'' piece, as it reminds him of Benji.



%%* {{Jerkass}}

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%%* {{Jerkass}}* {{Jerkass}}: He deliberately goes out of his way to make life miserable for Will and takes great pleasure in seeing misfortunes happen to him.
24th Mar '17 11:49:11 AM CynicalBastardo
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%%* TheLancer

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%%* TheLancer* TheLancer: Of the other members of the group, he's the one Will is closest with, so he becomes this by default to Will's [[TheHero hero]]. By the third series, they're practically HeteroSexualLifePartners.



* RagingStiffie: Gets one in the very first episode when Carli leans into him.

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* RagingStiffie: Gets one in the very first episode when Carli leans into him.him, leading to the EmbarassingNickname of "Boner" throughout series one.



%%* LargeHam: Can slip into this at times.

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%%* * LargeHam: Can slip into this at times.times, especially when his BerserkButton is pushed.



* CaptainOblivious: He completely misses the signs that Paedo Kennedy is constantly attempting to sexually assault him. Even when Gilbert pulls Kennedy away, he doesn't seem phased.



%%* TheDitz: Bordering on TooDumbToLive

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%%* * TheDitz: Bordering on TooDumbToLiveHe's practically terminally dim. Academically stupid and lacking common sense, most of the gags involve him not having even the most basic knowledge at hand. His only two examinable subjects are Tech & Design and PE.
24th Mar '17 11:42:25 AM CynicalBastardo
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%%* LargeHam: At times.

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%%* * LargeHam: At times.times he can get overdramatic whenever he goes into a massive rant. This happens at least OnceAnEpisode.



%%* TheNarrator

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%%* TheNarrator* TheNarrator: He narrates the series and the two movies, [[DeadpanSnarker snarkily]]. Some of his best one liners occur during the narrations.
23rd Mar '17 3:40:15 PM Hvedekorn
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%%* EveryoneLovesBlondes



%%* EveryoneLovesBlondes
23rd Mar '17 1:11:47 PM TywinIsGod
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* AlphaBitch: She has a much higher standing in the popularity pecking order than the lads and, especially in series 3 and the first movie, comes across as one of the most popular girls at school with a bitchy streak.

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* AlphaBitch: She has a much higher standing in the popularity pecking order than the lads and, especially in series 3 and the first movie, comes across as one of the most popular girls at school with a bitchy streak.streak and has a [[AllGirlsWantBadBoys poor choice in men]].



* LovableAlphaBitch: Especially when compared to [[AlphaBitch Carli]].



* KarmaHoudini: None of the protagonists are physically inclined, so Donovan can pretty much get away with screwing with them without retaliation.

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* KarmaHoudini: None of the protagonists are physically inclined, so Donovan can pretty much get away with screwing with them without retaliation.retaliation, except for one example when John [[FatIdiot of all people]] got him to back down.
18th Mar '17 11:32:45 AM TywinIsGod
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* TheSmartGuy: Somewhat subverted in that he's while he's academically bright and smarter than the other three, he often reveals his limited amount of social skills and general impulsiveness in particular situations.

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* TheSmartGuy: Somewhat subverted PlayedWith in that he's while he's academically bright and smarter than the other three, he often reveals his limited amount of social skills and general impulsiveness in particular situations.
17th Mar '17 5:12:02 AM TywinIsGod
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* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: A SpoiledBrat towards his parents but still cares about his friends.
16th Mar '17 1:09:18 PM Hvedekorn
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* LargeHam: At times.

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* %%* LargeHam: At times.



* TheNarrator

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* %%* TheNarrator



* {{Deuteragonist}}

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* %%* {{Deuteragonist}}



* TheLancer

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* %%* TheLancer



* TheDanza: Sort of.



* JerkAss
** JerkAssFacade: In the series 1 finale, he lets slip to Big John that he only acts the way he does to get attention.
** JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Especially in the movies. In the series, while he ''is'' shown to have some (rather well-hidden) redeeming traits, he is more often portrayed as a JerkWithAHeartOfJerk. But that may be due to the cynical nature of the series, while the movies, comparatively, have more heart-warming and ThrowTheDogABone moments.

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* %%* JerkAss
** * JerkAssFacade: In the series 1 finale, he lets slip to Big John that he only acts the way he does to get attention.
** * JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Especially in the movies. In the series, while he ''is'' shown to have some (rather well-hidden) redeeming traits, he is more often portrayed as a JerkWithAHeartOfJerk. But that may be due to the cynical nature of the series, while the movies, comparatively, have more heart-warming and ThrowTheDogABone moments.



* LargeHam: Can slip into this at times.
* LovableSexManiac: He wishes.

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* %%* LargeHam: Can slip into this at times.
* LovableSexManiac: He wishes.
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* UnsympatheticComedyProtagonist

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* %%* UnsympatheticComedyProtagonist



* BigEater

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* %%* BigEater



* CompletelyMissingThePoint: All the time.

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* CompletelyMissingThePoint: %%* ComicallyMissingThePoint: All the time.



* TheDitz: Bordering on TooDumbToLive

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* %%* TheDitz: Bordering on TooDumbToLive



* ThePigPen

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* %%* ThePigPen



* StupidGood

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* %%* StupidGood



* ActorAllusion: Greg Davies really was a teacher before taking up acting.



* {{Jerkass}}
** JerkWithAHeartOfJerk: Will thinks he's a good enough guy to help Neil out once (he thinks) he got a girl pregnant. He's wrong.

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* %%* {{Jerkass}}
** * JerkWithAHeartOfJerk: Will thinks he's a good enough guy to help Neil out once (he thinks) he got a girl pregnant. He's wrong.



* EveryoneLovesBlondes

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* %%* EveryoneLovesBlondes



* {{Jerkass}}
** JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Though if you tell anyone that, he will kill you.

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* %%* {{Jerkass}}
** * JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Though if you tell anyone that, he will kill you.



* TheDanza



* DeadpanSnarker: Has her moments.

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* %%* DeadpanSnarker: Has her moments.



* HaveIMentionedIAmHeterosexualToday

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* %%* HaveIMentionedIAmHeterosexualToday



* FatBastard

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* %%* FatBastard



* NamesTheSame: [[CaptainObvious Well, duh.]]
* UltimateJobSecurity: Lampshaded

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* NamesTheSame: [[CaptainObvious Well, duh.]]
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%%* UltimateJobSecurity: Lampshaded



* [[spoiler: DowntimeDowngrade: In the sequel]]
* [[spoiler: FalseSoulmate: In the sequel]]

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* [[spoiler: %%* DowntimeDowngrade: In [[spoiler:In the sequel]]
* [[spoiler: %%* FalseSoulmate: In [[spoiler:In the sequel]]



** TheGentlemanOrTheScoundrel



%%* TheGentlemanOrTheScoundrel



* LoveEpiphany
* [[spoiler: OffScreenBreakup]]
* OppositesAttract
* PairTheSmartOnes
* SecondLove: After Charlotte

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* %%* LoveEpiphany
* [[spoiler: OffScreenBreakup]]
*
%%* OffScreenBreakup
%%*
OppositesAttract
* %%* PairTheSmartOnes
* %%* SecondLove: After Charlotte



* [[spoiler: DowntimeDowngrade: Gradually over the course of the sequel]]
* [[spoiler: FalseSoulmate: In the sequel]]

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* [[spoiler: DowntimeDowngrade: Gradually [[spoiler:Gradually over the course of the sequel]]
* [[spoiler: %%* FalseSoulmate: In [[spoiler:In the sequel]]



* LastGirlWins
* [[spoiler: LoveCannotOvercome: Her relationship with Simon fizzles out over the course of the sequel]]
* LoveHurts
* SecondLove: After Carli
* SmittenTeenageGirl
* UnrequitedTragicMaiden

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* %%* LastGirlWins
* [[spoiler: LoveCannotOvercome: Her [[spoiler:Her relationship with Simon fizzles out over the course of the sequel]]
* %%* LoveHurts
* %%* SecondLove: After Carli
* %%* SmittenTeenageGirl
* %%* UnrequitedTragicMaiden



* [[spoiler: AmicableExes]]: [[spoiler: Unlike Lucy, she and Jay part on quite pleasant terms in the second movie.]]
* BigBeautifulWoman
* [[spoiler: DowntimeDowngrade: In the sequel]]
* [[spoiler: FalseSoulmate: In the sequel]]

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* [[spoiler: AmicableExes]]: AmicableExes: [[spoiler: Unlike Lucy, she and Jay part on quite pleasant terms in the second movie.]]
* %%* BigBeautifulWoman
* [[spoiler: %%* DowntimeDowngrade: In [[spoiler:In the sequel]]
* [[spoiler: %%* FalseSoulmate: In [[spoiler:In the sequel]]



* [[spoiler: OffScreenBreakup]]

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* [[spoiler: OffScreenBreakup]]%%* OffScreenBreakup



* [[spoiler: DowntimeDowngrade: In the sequel]]
* [[spoiler: FalseSoulmate: In the sequel]]

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* [[spoiler: %%* DowntimeDowngrade: In [[spoiler:In the sequel]]
* [[spoiler: %%* FalseSoulmate: In [[spoiler:In the sequel]]



* LastGirlWins
* LoveHurts
* [[spoiler: OffScreenBreakup]]
* PairTheSpares
* SecondLove: After Nicole

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* %%* LastGirlWins
* %%* LoveHurts
* [[spoiler: OffScreenBreakup]]
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%%* OffScreenBreakup
%%*
PairTheSpares
* %%* SecondLove: After Nicole



* UnrequitedTragicMaiden

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* %%* UnrequitedTragicMaiden



* AloneAmongTheCouples

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* %%* AloneAmongTheCouples
16th Mar '17 1:02:30 PM Hvedekorn
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* AngstWhatAngst: He's not the least bit disturbed by the fact that "Paedo" Kennedy repeatedly attempts to sexually assault him. In fact, he simply brushes off one attempt with a cheerful "Oh, right" before instantly falling asleep.
16th Mar '17 12:06:10 PM CynicalBastardo
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* AngstWhatAngst: He's not the least bit disturbed by the fact that "Paedo" Kennedy repeatedly attempts to sexually assault him. In fact, he simply brushes off one attempt with a cheerful "Oh, right" before instantly falling asleep.
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