History Film / Impostor

4th Feb '16 6:21:51 AM Morgenthaler
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* DiabolusExMachina: [[spoiler:The film revolves around a man trying to prove that he's not an alien-created replicant of himself with a bomb in his chest. At the climax of the movie, the man and his wife find the alien crash site where he was allegedly killed, and discovers his wife's body inside the spaceship, proving that his wife was the replicant instead. Then suddenly, in the last few minutes, the authorities that were chasing him through the whole movie discover the man's body as well, proving that he was also a replicant, and the man promptly explodes and kills everyone in the area.]] * DiscoveringYourOwnDeadBody: [[spoiler:A variation on the trope where Dr. Olham becomes a fugitive after he's accused of being a bio-robot infiltration unit sent by a hostile alien race and set to explode when he comes in contact with the Earth's chanceller. His wife is then revealed to be the real impostor, but then it turns out that ''both'' he and his wife had been replicated when he discovers the real Olham's body.]]
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* DiabolusExMachina: [[spoiler:The The film revolves around a man trying to prove that he's not an alien-created replicant of himself with a bomb in his chest. At the climax of the movie, the man and his wife find the alien crash site where he was allegedly killed, and discovers his [[spoiler:his wife's body inside the spaceship, proving that his wife was the replicant instead. Then suddenly, in the last few minutes, the authorities that were chasing him through the whole movie discover the man's body as well, proving that he was also a replicant, and the man promptly explodes and kills everyone in the area.]] * DiscoveringYourOwnDeadBody: [[spoiler:A A variation on the trope where Dr. Olham becomes a fugitive after he's accused of being a bio-robot infiltration unit sent by a hostile alien race and set to explode when he comes in contact with the Earth's chanceller. His [[spoiler:His wife is then revealed to be the real impostor, but then it turns out that ''both'' he and his wife had been replicated when he discovers the real Olham's body.]]
4th Feb '16 6:19:21 AM Morgenthaler
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* DiscoveringYourOwnDeadBody: [[spoiler:A variation on the trope where Dr. Olham becomes a fugitive after he's accused of being a bio-robot infiltration unit sent by a hostile alien race and set to explode when he comes in contact with the Earth's chanceller. His wife is then revealed to be the real impostor, but then it turns out that ''both'' he and his wife had been replicated when he discovers the real Olham's body.]]
28th Sep '15 1:06:34 PM Morgenthaler
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* TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture: Set in 2079.
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* TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture: Set in 2079.2079, when humanity is at war with Alpha Centauri.
17th Aug '15 12:57:53 PM Morgenthaler
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''Impostor'' is a 2001 science-fiction film, starring GarySinise, Creator/VincentDOnofrio, Madeleine Stowe, and Mekhi Phifer. The film was based 1953 short story by Creator/PhilipKDick, and was intended to be the first of a science fiction anthology with the Isaac Asimov story The Last Question and the Donald Wolleim story Mimic to follow after.
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''Impostor'' is a 2001 science-fiction film, starring GarySinise, Creator/GarySinise, Creator/VincentDOnofrio, Madeleine Stowe, and Mekhi Phifer. The film was based on a 1953 short story by Creator/PhilipKDick, and [[StillbornFranchise was intended to be the first of a science fiction anthology science-fiction anthology]] with the Isaac Asimov story The ''The Last Question Question'' and the Donald Wolleim DonaldWolleim story Mimic ''Mimic'' to follow after.
17th Aug '15 12:56:08 PM Morgenthaler
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''Impostor'' is a 2001 science-fiction film, starring GarySinise, [[Creator/VincentDOnofrio Vincent D'Onofrio]], Madeleine Stowe, and Mekhi Phifer. The film was based 1953 short story by Creator/PhilipKDick, and was intended to be the first of a science fiction anthology with the Isaac Asimov story The Last Question and the Donald Wolleim story Mimic to follow after.
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''Impostor'' is a 2001 science-fiction film, starring GarySinise, [[Creator/VincentDOnofrio Vincent D'Onofrio]], Creator/VincentDOnofrio, Madeleine Stowe, and Mekhi Phifer. The film was based 1953 short story by Creator/PhilipKDick, and was intended to be the first of a science fiction anthology with the Isaac Asimov story The Last Question and the Donald Wolleim story Mimic to follow after.
10th Jul '15 7:18:31 AM HersheleOstropoler
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''Impostor'' is a 2001 science-fiction film, starring GarySinise, [[Creator/VincentDOnofrio Vincent D'Onofrio]], Madeleine Stowe, and Mekhi Phifer. The film was based 1953 short story by Creator/Philip K Dick, and was intended to be the first of a science fiction anthology with the Isaac Asimov story The Last Question and the Donald Wolleim story Mimic to follow after.
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''Impostor'' is a 2001 science-fiction film, starring GarySinise, [[Creator/VincentDOnofrio Vincent D'Onofrio]], Madeleine Stowe, and Mekhi Phifer. The film was based 1953 short story by Creator/Philip K Dick, Creator/PhilipKDick, and was intended to be the first of a science fiction anthology with the Isaac Asimov story The Last Question and the Donald Wolleim story Mimic to follow after.
3rd Apr '15 2:49:00 AM unclejack
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''Impostor'' is a 2001 science-fiction film, starring GarySinise, Vincent D'Onofrio, Madeleine Stowe, and Mekhi Phifer. The film was based 1953 short story by Creator/Philip K Dick, and was intended to be the first of a science fiction anthology with the Isaac Asimov story The Last Question and the Donald Wolleim story Mimic to follow after.
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''Impostor'' is a 2001 science-fiction film, starring GarySinise, [[Creator/VincentDOnofrio Vincent D'Onofrio, D'Onofrio]], Madeleine Stowe, and Mekhi Phifer. The film was based 1953 short story by Creator/Philip K Dick, and was intended to be the first of a science fiction anthology with the Isaac Asimov story The Last Question and the Donald Wolleim story Mimic to follow after.
5th Dec '14 1:21:53 AM Morgenthaler
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* Foreshadowing: The forest fire in the countryside is mentioned a couple of times before its relevancy comes about.
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* Foreshadowing: {{Foreshadowing}}: The forest fire in the countryside is mentioned a couple of times before its relevancy comes about.

* InspectorJavert: Dr. Spencer Olham is being chased by an officer who's convinced he's an alien biorobot who killed the original and took on his personality in order to detonate a bomb and kill the Chancellor. He plans to prove that by vivisecting the protagonist and disarming the explosive. The protagonist spends the whole film trying to prove he's human. [[spoiler:The officer turns out to be right]].
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* InspectorJavert: Major Hathaway is chasing Dr. Spencer Olham is being chased by an officer who's because he's convinced he's that Olham is an alien biorobot who killed the original and took on his personality in order to detonate a bomb and kill the Chancellor. He plans to prove that by vivisecting the protagonist Olham and disarming the explosive. The protagonist explosive, but Olham escapes and spends the whole film trying to prove he's human. [[spoiler:The officer [[spoiler:Hathaway turns out to be right]].right, but missed that Olham's wife was also replaced and then fails to consider that both Olhams could have been impersonated, ending in Hathaway's death when the bomb explodes.]]
5th Dec '14 1:15:15 AM Morgenthaler
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* IdiotBall: Spencer is accused of being a living bomb sent to assassinate a chancellor making a visit to his city. While escaping the city so he wasnít dissected makes sense, sneaking back into the city to clear his name while the chancellor was still there while Hathaway and company were still on high alert was poor thinking.
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* IdiotBall: IdiotBall: ** Spencer is accused of being a living bomb sent to assassinate a chancellor making a visit to his city. While escaping the city so he wasnít dissected makes sense, sneaking back into the city to clear his name while the chancellor was still there while Hathaway and company were still on high alert was poor thinking.
2nd Dec '14 7:34:46 AM MatthewSaint
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Merged Film/Impostor and Film/Imposter which are the same film
''Impostor'' is a 2001 science-fiction film, based on a short story by Creator/PhilipKDick. It starred GarySinise, Vincent D'Onofrio, Madeleine Stowe, and Mekhi Phifer.
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''Impostor'' is a 2001 science-fiction film, based on a short story by Creator/PhilipKDick. It starred starring GarySinise, Vincent D'Onofrio, Madeleine Stowe, and Mekhi Phifer. Phifer. The film was based 1953 short story by Creator/Philip K Dick, and was intended to be the first of a science fiction anthology with the Isaac Asimov story The Last Question and the Donald Wolleim story Mimic to follow after.

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''Impostor'' * AccidentalPublicConfession: Type 3. Hathaway uses film of Spencerís BrandishmentBluff to convince Maya that her husband actually is a 2001 science-fiction film, based on a short story by Creator/PhilipKDick. It starred GarySinise, Vincent D'Onofrio, Madeleine Stowe, and Mekhi Phifer. an imposter.

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''Impostor'' is * BorrowedBiometricBypass: Of a 2001 science-fiction film, based sort. Unknowingly, Hathaway gets Spencerís biometric pass, sending him on a short story by Creator/PhilipKDick. It starred GarySinise, Vincent D'Onofrio, Madeleine Stowe, and Mekhi Phifer. wild goose chase. * BrandishmentBluff: Spencer unsuccessfully tries to convince the ESA that he will explode to get out of being cut open. * ClearMyName: Spencer is trying to prove he isn't an android bomb.

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''Impostor'' * Foreshadowing: The forest fire in the countryside is mentioned a 2001 science-fiction film, based on couple of times before its relevancy comes about. * IdiotBall: Spencer is accused of being a short story by Creator/PhilipKDick. It starred GarySinise, Vincent D'Onofrio, Madeleine Stowe, living bomb sent to assassinate a chancellor making a visit to his city. While escaping the city so he wasnít dissected makes sense, sneaking back into the city to clear his name while the chancellor was still there while Hathaway and Mekhi Phifer. company were still on high alert was poor thinking. ** Hathaway was so dead set on Spencer being a bomb that he didnít consider that [[spoiler:Maya might have been a bomb, too, even though both her and Spencer were in the countryside when the switch was supposed to have happened.]]

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''Impostor'' is a 2001 science-fiction film, based on a short story by Creator/PhilipKDick. It starred GarySinise, Vincent D'Onofrio, Madeleine Stowe, and Mekhi Phifer. * PostCyberPunk: CrapsackWorld exists outside the domes, but inside the city, things are pretty nice.

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''Impostor'' is * TransferableMemory: The Centauri can completely duplicate a 2001 science-fiction film, based on a short story by Creator/PhilipKDick. It starred GarySinise, Vincent D'Onofrio, Madeleine Stowe, personís memories and Mekhi Phifer. personality into their replicas.

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''Impostor'' is * TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture: Set in 2079. * UtopiaJustifiesTheMeans: Hathaway believes this. So much that he dissected several people before he was able to prove that an android bomb even existed. He also doesnít mind collateral damage when trying to gun down a 2001 science-fiction film, based on a short story by Creator/PhilipKDick. It starred GarySinise, Vincent D'Onofrio, Madeleine Stowe, target. * WellIntentionedExtremist: Hathaway may be willing to cut potentially innocent people open and Mekhi Phifer. gun anyone down in the way, but he is doing it to stop a nuclear size blast from destroying a city.
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