History Film / APerfectGetaway

6th Dec '15 1:26:32 PM Morgenthaler
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* [[spoiler: VillainProtagonist]]: For some value of [[spoiler: villain with Cliff and Cydney]] and some value of [[spoiler: protagonist with Nick and Gina]].
6th Dec '15 1:26:18 PM Morgenthaler
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* [[spoiler:IJustWantToBeYou]] The killers' motive.

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* [[spoiler:IJustWantToBeYou]] IJustWantToBeYou The killers' motive.



* [[spoiler:MuggingTheMonster]]: Cliff doesn't believe any of Nick's outlandish stories about his military experience. [[spoiler:He is ''shocked'' to discover that A) Nick is absolutely the sort of badass he sold himself as and, perhaps more importantly, B) he also has a titanium plate in his skull.]]

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* [[spoiler:MuggingTheMonster]]: MuggingTheMonster: Cliff doesn't believe any of Nick's outlandish stories about his military experience. [[spoiler:He is ''shocked'' to discover that A) Nick is absolutely the sort of badass he sold himself as and, perhaps more importantly, B) he also has a titanium plate in his skull.]]
6th Dec '15 1:25:37 PM Morgenthaler
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''Film/APerfectGetaway'' is about Cliff and Cydney. Cliff and Cydney are newlyweds who have decided to spend their vacation in Hawaii. Then, they find out when they get to a second island that a pair of serial killers-- a man and a woman-- are on the loose on the islands. They then run into Kale and Cleo, a pair of suspicious hitch-hikers and Nick and Gina, an ex-American Jedi and his girlfriend. All three couples wonder if the other two couples are the killers, all while [[DeadlyRoadTrip wandering farther and farther from society and deeper into the jungle...]]

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''Film/APerfectGetaway'' ''A Perfect Getaway'' is about Cliff and Cydney. Cliff and Cydney are newlyweds who have decided to spend their vacation in Hawaii. Then, they find out when they get to a second island that a pair of serial killers-- a man and a woman-- are on the loose on the islands. They then run into Kale and Cleo, a pair of suspicious hitch-hikers and Nick and Gina, an ex-American Jedi and his girlfriend. All three couples wonder if the other two couples are the killers, all while [[DeadlyRoadTrip wandering farther and farther from society and deeper into the jungle...]]
10th Aug '15 7:34:25 PM DeepRecon
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* TooDumbToLive: Fortunately, it's only a group of SpearCarrier kayaking dudes. Just remember, when you insist that your kayaks are more important than a hysterical woman screaming about a murderer on her tail, you deserve to die. You could've just moved the conversation down to the beach, couldn't you?
10th Aug '15 7:29:34 PM DeepRecon
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* BadAss: Nick. The things he's done are so awesome that Cliff doesn't believe they're even true. They are.

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* BadAss: Nick. The things he's done are so awesome that Cliff Cliff, rather understandably, doesn't believe they're even true. They [[spoiler:They are.]]



* [[spoiler:MuggingTheMonster]]: Cliff doesn't believe any of Nick's outlandish stories about his military experience. [[spoiler:He is ''shocked'' to discover that A) Nick is absolutely the sort of badass he sold himself as and, perhaps more importantly, B) he also has a titanium plate in his skull.]]



* TheSociopath: [[spoiler: Rocky]]

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* TheSociopath: [[spoiler: Rocky]]Rocky. It's examined much more than most media, too. He describes the feeling that the world as going into "power-saving mode" when he isn't looking at it.]]


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* UnflinchingWalk: [[spoiler:When Cliff's right hand is ruined by Nick's knife, he still tries to fire his gun. From the way Nick moves, he doesn't care in the slightest that Cliff is squeezing off rounds at him.]]
16th May '15 12:05:27 PM jeffreyloonychen
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* DecoyProtagonist: [[spoiler: Rocky and Cyndey are actually the villains of the film, the plot twist flashback fills in a lot of background information and shows that Nick and Gina are the true protagonist of the film.]]

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* DecoyProtagonist: [[spoiler: Rocky and Cyndey Cydney are actually the villains of the film, the plot twist flashback fills in a lot of background information and shows that Nick and Gina are the true protagonist of the film.]]
20th May '14 5:56:08 PM Daylight
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* BecomingTheMask [[spoiler: One of Rocky's rules of deception. There is even a scene showing how both Rocky and Cydney practice being the people whose identity they've stole, including mannerisms, accent, and background information of the victims family and friends.]]

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* BecomingTheMask [[spoiler: One of Rocky's rules of deception. There is even a scene showing how both Rocky and Cydney practice being the people whose identity they've stole, including mannerisms, accent, and background information of on the victims family and friends.]]


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* CrazyPrepared: [[spoiler: Both Nick and Rocky fit the trope. Nick when it comes to spotting and dealing with danger which he calls "Situational Awareness". And Rocky when it comes to killing, stealing identities, and covering his tracks. The plot twist flashback shows him obsessed with watching forensic crime shows.]]


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* DecoyProtagonist: [[spoiler: Rocky and Cyndey are actually the villains of the film, the plot twist flashback fills in a lot of background information and shows that Nick and Gina are the true protagonist of the film.]]


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* VillainousBreakdown: [[spoiler: Rocky after Nick gets the best of him during the climax.]]
20th May '14 5:39:04 PM Daylight
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* BecomingTheMask [[spoiler: One of Rocky's rules of deception. There is even a scene showing how both Rocky and Cydney practice being the people whose identity they've stole, including mannerisms, accent, and background information of the victims family and friends.]]



* DrivenByEnvy: [[spoiler: This gets Cyndey to turn on Rocky in the end, because she longed for a true loving relationship like Nick and Gina, but saw herself stuck with a sociopath who is incapable of such feelings.

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* DrivenByEnvy: [[spoiler: This gets Cyndey to turn on Rocky in the end, because she longed for a true loving relationship like Nick and Gina, but saw herself stuck with a sociopath who is incapable of such feelings. ]]



* TheSociopath: [[spoiler: Rocky]]



* TooGoodToBeTrue: Gina ask Cydney about her life. Cydney tells Gina how perfect her life is and how she plans to have lots of children with Cliff. Gina responds by telling her a story about a preacher who claimed to be holier than thou, only to get caught cheating on his wife. She makes the point that people whom pretend to be perfect are liars. [[spoiler: This gets Cydney to open up about how she really met Cliff, who is really named Rocky.]]

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* TooGoodToBeTrue: Gina ask Cydney about her life. Cydney tells Gina how perfect her life is and how she plans to have lots of children with Cliff. Gina responds by telling her a story about a preacher who claimed to be holier than thou, only to get caught cheating on his wife.wife with another man. She makes the point that people whom pretend to be perfect are liars. [[spoiler: This gets Cydney to open up about how she really met Cliff, who is really named Rocky.]]
20th May '14 5:29:40 PM Daylight
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Added DiffLines:

* DrivenByEnvy: [[spoiler: This gets Cyndey to turn on Rocky in the end, because she longed for a true loving relationship like Nick and Gina, but saw herself stuck with a sociopath who is incapable of such feelings.


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* ICanChangeMyBeloved: [[spoiler: It's implied during the flashback PlotTwist that Cydney believes she can get Rocky to truly fall in love with her with no success. She finally gives up on him during the climax.]]
20th May '14 5:19:59 PM Daylight
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* TooGoodToBeTrue: Gina ask Cydney about her life. Cydney tells Gina how perfect her life is and how she plans to have lots of children with Cliff. Gina responds by telling her a story about a preacher who claimed to be holier than thou, only to get caught cheating on his wife. She makes the point that people whom pretend to be perfect are liars. [[spoiler: This gets Cydney to open up about how she really met Cliff, who is really named Rocky.]]
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