History Characters / WallaceAndGromit

16th Jul '16 1:12:28 AM HeroGal2347
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* [[spoiler:AntiHero: As the Were-Rabbit]].
* BaldOfAwesome

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* [[spoiler:AntiHero: AntiHero: [[spoiler: As the Were-Rabbit]].
* BaldOfAwesomeBaldOfAwesome: He has no hair and his inventions can be pretty impressive.



* CatchPhrase: "[=CheeeeEEEEeeeeeeeese=]!" (with Wallace's trademark excited hands).

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* CatchPhrase: CatchPhrase:
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"[=CheeeeEEEEeeeeeeeese=]!" (with Wallace's trademark excited hands).



* DidNotGetTheGirl
* [[spoiler:DisneyDeath: As the Were-Rabbit]].

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* DidNotGetTheGirl
DidNotGetTheGirl: Despite ShipTease with three female characters in three different stories, Wallace has never gotten together with anyone.
* [[spoiler:DisneyDeath: DisneyDeath: [[spoiler: As the Were-Rabbit]].



* GeniusDitz

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* GeniusDitzGeniusDitz: He's a terrific inventor, but a bit slow to pick up on some things that are more obvious to others.



* MadScientist: A heroic example.

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* MadScientist: A heroic example. Wallace's inventions range from malfunctioning Rube Goldberg-esque devices to clever and groundbreaking gadgets which also have a tendency to malfunction. Notably, he seems more competent in the feature film than in most of the shorts.



* [[spoiler:OurWerebeastsAreDifferent: When he turns into the Were-Rabbit.]]

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* [[spoiler:OurWerebeastsAreDifferent: OurWerebeastsAreDifferent: [[spoiler: When he turns into the Were-Rabbit.]]



* TooDumbToLive: More and more after each short.
** Though he did find out [[spoiler: Piella was a serial killer]] when Gromit shows him the bomb in ''A Matter of Loaf of Death''.

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* TooDumbToLive: More and more after each short.
** Though
short, though he did find out [[spoiler: Piella was a serial killer]] when Gromit shows him the bomb in ''A Matter of Loaf of Death''.



* ActionPet
* {{Badass}}: Gromit isn't just a loyal dog, he's so fiercely loyal that it'll take a lot to take him down.
* BadassAdorable
* BeleagueredAssistant
* BigOlUnibrow

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* ActionPet
ActionPet: He could technically be considered Wallace's pet and does a lot more traditionally heroic things than his master.
* {{Badass}}: BadassAdorable: Gromit isn't just a loyal dog, he's so fiercely loyal that it'll take a lot to take him down.
down. He's also quite cute.
* BadassAdorable
BeleagueredAssistant: He tends to wind up on the wrong end of some of the things Wallace instigates.
* BeleagueredAssistant
* BigOlUnibrow
BigOlUnibrow: Gromit never speaks, so this is the only way you know what he's feeling. It's really incredible, the emotion you can wring out of an artfully-squashed bit of plasticine...



* HypercompetentSidekick

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* HypercompetentSidekick HypercompetentSidekick: He is Wallace's assistant and is responsible for at least some of the daily work of running the household, helping with Wallace's inventions, and pulling Wallace's fat out of the fire.



* SilentSnarker: The TropeCodifier.

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* SilentSnarker: The TropeCodifier. Being wordless doesn't mean he can't convey sarcasm.



* TheVoiceless

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* TheVoicelessTheVoiceless: He never speaks.



* [[spoiler: BigBad: Of ''The Wrong Trousers'' and "Project Zoo".]]

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* BigBad: [[spoiler: BigBad: Of ''The Wrong Trousers'' and "Project Zoo".]]



* [[spoiler:GuiltRiddenAccomplice]]

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* [[spoiler:GuiltRiddenAccomplice]]GuiltRiddenAccomplice: She goes along with Preston's plot, but doesn't like the lengths to which he carries it.



* [[spoiler:AIIsACrapshoot]]

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* [[spoiler:AIIsACrapshoot]]AIIsACrapshoot: Preston, the villain, was once a good robot dog that according to Wendolene suddenly became evil.



* [[spoiler: HeelFaceTurn]]: At the end, where he's back to normal after [[spoiler:being rebuilt.]]
* [[spoiler: [[NotEvenHuman Not Even A Dog]]]]
* [[spoiler: RobotDog]]

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* [[spoiler: HeelFaceTurn]]: HeelFaceTurn: At the end, where he's back to normal after [[spoiler:being rebuilt.]]
* [[spoiler: [[NotEvenHuman Not Even A Dog]]]]
Dog]]
* [[spoiler: RobotDog]] RobotDog:



* PunnyName

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* PunnyNamePunnyName: Shaun rhymes with "shorn" (as in "sheared") in non-rhotic varieties of English.



-> '''Voiced by:''' Helena Bonham Carter

* FriendToAllLivingThings
* HelenaBonhamCarter
* HeroesWantRedheads

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-> '''Voiced by:''' Helena Bonham Carter

Creator/HelenaBonhamCarter

* FriendToAllLivingThings
FriendToAllLivingThings: She is rarely unfriendly to anyone or anything
* HelenaBonhamCarter
* HeroesWantRedheads
HeroesWantRedheads: She is a redhead and Wallace falls for her.



* GoldDigger

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* GoldDiggerGoldDigger: Victor's already a rich nobleman, but he was wooing Lady Tottington solely for her money.



* [[spoiler: CruellaToAnimals]]

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* [[spoiler: CruellaToAnimals]]CruellaToAnimals



* [[spoiler: FamilyUnfriendlyDeath]]: [[spoiler: Being eaten alive by crocodiles at the zoo, after she weighs down the balloon on which she's attempting to escape. Thankfully GoryDiscretionShot is in play.]]

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* [[spoiler: FamilyUnfriendlyDeath]]: FamilyUnfriendlyDeath: [[spoiler: Being eaten alive by crocodiles at the zoo, after she weighs down the balloon on which she's attempting to escape. Thankfully GoryDiscretionShot is in play.]]



* [[spoiler:{{Jerkass}}]]
* [[spoiler:KarmicDeath]]

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* [[spoiler:{{Jerkass}}]]
{{Jerkass}}
* [[spoiler:KarmicDeath]]KarmicDeath



* [[spoiler: KnightOfCerebus: Few of her qualities are played for laughs, and unlike most of the villains, has committed and ''succeeded'' at murdering innocent people.]]

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* [[spoiler: KnightOfCerebus: [[spoiler: Few of her qualities are played for laughs, and unlike most of the villains, has committed and ''succeeded'' at murdering innocent people.]]



* [[spoiler:SerialKiller]]: [[spoiler: She was responsible for the deaths of twelve bakers, all for a petty reason, no less]].
* [[spoiler:TooDumbToLive: In the end.]]
* WhiteDwarfStarlet

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* [[spoiler:SerialKiller]]: SerialKiller: [[spoiler: She was responsible for the deaths of twelve bakers, all for a petty reason, no less]].
* [[spoiler:TooDumbToLive: TooDumbToLive: [[spoiler: In the end.]]
* WhiteDwarfStarlet
WhiteDwarfStarlet: Piella Bakewell. Wallace recognizes her as the spokeswoman for Bake-O-Lite Bread, but she was fired as the "Bake-O-Lite Girl" when she became too heavy to fly the balloon they used in advertising.



* BreakTheCutie: Though she eventually overcomes it.
* CivilizedAnimal

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* BreakTheCutie: BreakTheCutie: Fluffles comes pre-broken, evident from the trembling. Though she eventually overcomes it.
* CivilizedAnimal CivilizedAnimal: Fluffles is capable like Gromit, though she's generally shown on all fours for much of the film. Notably, her moments of bipedalism happen either out of the sight of her abusive master, or at the film's end when she finally stands up to her and remains bipedal for the rest of the film.
15th Jul '16 4:14:52 AM ml0085
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Added DiffLines:

* TheCloudCuckooLanderWasRight: [[spoiler: The town really ''was'' attacked... just not in the way anyone expected]].
4th Jun '16 4:54:34 AM travisbob
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* NiceGuy: Perhaps the friendliest and most mild-mannered version of the MadScientist trope out there!
10th Apr '16 4:40:06 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* HeliumSpeech: His voice is really [[HeyItsThatVoice Wallace's in higher pitch]].

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* HeliumSpeech: His voice is really [[HeyItsThatVoice Wallace's in higher pitch]].pitch.
30th Jan '16 11:11:54 AM WillBGood
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* ItsPersonal: [[spoiler: Discovering the Were Rabbit is Wallace, who has been gaining Lady Tottington's affections, only makes him even more vehement on blowing it's brains out.]]

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* ItsPersonal: [[spoiler: Discovering the Were Rabbit is Wallace, who has been gaining Lady Tottington's affections, only makes him even more vehement on about blowing it's its brains out.]]



* DisproportionateRetribution: She lost her job as the Bake-o-Lite bakery spokeswoman when she became too heavy to use the balloon featured in all their commercials. Because of this, [[spoiler: she decides to murder a baker's dozen worth of bakers to punish all bakers for producing the fattening foods that she got fat eating.]]

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* DisproportionateRetribution: She lost her job as the Bake-o-Lite bakery spokeswoman when she became too heavy to use the balloon featured in all their commercials. Because of this, [[spoiler: she decides to murder a baker's dozen worth of bakers to punish all bakers for producing the fattening rich foods that she got fat eating.]]
3rd Oct '15 6:57:01 PM Berrenta
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* NewJobAsThePlotDemands: In the ''Grand Adventures'' games, a beekeeper, runner of an indoor holiday resort, ice-cream vendor and detective.



* WhyDoYouKeepChangingJobs: Wallace has currently worked on-screen as a window cleaner, an exterminator, a baker and a television presenter.
** In the ''Grand Adventures'' games, a beekeeper, runner of an indoor holiday resort, ice-cream vendor and detective.

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* WhyDoYouKeepChangingJobs: Wallace has currently worked on-screen as a window cleaner, an exterminator, a baker and a television presenter.
** In the ''Grand Adventures'' games, a beekeeper, runner of an indoor holiday resort, ice-cream vendor and detective.
27th Jun '15 5:05:37 AM goldenass
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* [[spoiler: BigBad: Of ''The Wrong Trousers''.]]

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* [[spoiler: BigBad: Of ''The Wrong Trousers''.Trousers'' and "Project Zoo".]]



* AnthropomorphicShift: While having some moments of brilliance, Shaun was more a standard destructive animal in ''A Close Shave''. When branched out into his own show, Shaun evolved into a level of human-like intelligence almost on par with Gromit, granted a more expressive personality and more liable to walk on his hind legs.

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* AnthropomorphicShift: While having some moments of brilliance, Shaun was more a standard destructive animal in ''A Close Shave''. When branched out into his own show, Shaun evolved into a level of human-like intelligence almost on par with Gromit, was granted a more expressive personality and more became far more liable to walk on his hind legs.



* GuiltRiddenAccomplice:

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* GuiltRiddenAccomplice: GuiltRiddenAccomplice
1st May '15 1:36:05 PM ElkhornTheDowntrodden
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* {{Expy}}: Of [[spoiler:[[Film/TheTerminator the first movie's T-800]]]].

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* {{Expy}}: Of [[spoiler:[[Film/TheTerminator the first movie's T-800]]]].[[spoiler:the [[Film/TheTerminator first]] T-800.]]
1st May '15 1:35:19 PM ElkhornTheDowntrodden
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* Expy: Of [[spoiler:[[Film/TheTerminator the first movie's T-800]]]].

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* Expy: {{Expy}}: Of [[spoiler:[[Film/TheTerminator the first movie's T-800]]]].
1st May '15 1:34:51 PM ElkhornTheDowntrodden
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* BigBad: of ''A Close Shave''.
* [[spoiler: HeelFaceTurn]]: At the end, where it is implied [[spoiler: Wallace [[HeelFaceBrainwashing repaired him to become good]]. Although since "good," in this case, means "[[FateWorseThanDeath an unthinking automaton controlled by button presses]]," it's clear he's no longer a moral agent.]]

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* BigBad: of Of ''A Close Shave''.
* Expy: Of [[spoiler:[[Film/TheTerminator the first movie's T-800]]]].
* [[spoiler: HeelFaceTurn]]: At the end, where it is implied [[spoiler: Wallace [[HeelFaceBrainwashing repaired him to become good]]. Although since "good," in this case, means "[[FateWorseThanDeath an unthinking automaton controlled by button presses]]," it's clear he's no longer a moral agent.back to normal after [[spoiler:being rebuilt.]]
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