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12th Apr '16 7:50:29 AM PepsiTwist
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*RapeAsComedy: Calvin rapes Vanessa. This is played for laughs because she thought it was Darryl going for round two
30th Mar '15 2:33:27 AM Antwan
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''Little Man'' is a 2006 comedy film from the Wayans brothers. The plot revolves around a diminuitive criminal named Calvin Sims. After a diamond heist goes wrong, Calvin is forced to pretend to be a baby in order to get into the house of Darryl and Vanessa, who unknowingly brought the diamond home in Vanessa's bag. As Calvin plays his way into the couple's life, Walken, the mafia boss he pulled the heist for, grows impatient.

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''Little Man'' is a 2006 comedy film from the Wayans brothers. The plot revolves around a diminuitive diminutive criminal named Calvin Sims. After a diamond heist goes wrong, Calvin is forced to pretend to be a baby in order to get into the house of Darryl and Vanessa, who unknowingly brought the diamond home in Vanessa's bag. As Calvin plays his way into the couple's life, Walken, the mafia boss he pulled the heist for, grows impatient.



* BerserkButton: Calvin DOES NOT like having his height brought up.

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* BerserkButton: Calvin DOES NOT '''does not''' like having his height brought up.



* CoincidentalBroadcast: While at a diner, Pops catches a news report about the diamond heist, and sees a mug shot of Calvin.



* CoincidentalBroadcast: While at a diner, Pops catches a news report about the diamond heist, and sees a mug shot of Calvin.



* DoorstopBaby
* FreudianExcuse: Calvin didn't have a family growing up, which explains his criminal ways.

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* DoorstopBaby
DoorstopBaby: How he manages to get in the Calvin household.
* FreudianExcuse: Calvin didn't have a family growing up, which explains his criminal ways.ways and getting '''too''' used to being Darryl's friend.



-->"Who's Mike Jones?"

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-->"Who's -->''"Who's Mike Jones?"Jones?"''
13th Dec '14 9:23:48 AM rt2012
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* DaddysGirl: Vanessa. Made worse by the fact that her dad is paranoid and judgmental, and [[DatingWhatDaddyHates constantly belittles Darryl]].
16th Oct '14 12:25:28 PM rt2012
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* PintSizedPowerhouse: Calvin can bring down normal-sized people with just one or two blows.

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* PintSizedPowerhouse: Calvin can bring down normal-sized people with just one or two blows.blows.
* WouldHurtAChild: Greg is so much of a JerkJock that he has no problem manhandling his or other people's children, as shown in the football scene.
** Also, the BigBad threatens to harm Calvin, unaware that he's actually an adult.
26th May '14 3:34:11 PM Kasumiwumi
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* AssShove: Calvin learns the hard way that babies have their temperature taken rectally.


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* GagPenis: Darryl and Vanessa find out that Calvin has one during a diaper change.
8th Jun '13 7:45:11 AM erforce
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''Little Man'' is a 2006 comedy film from the Wayans brothers. The plot revolves around a diminuitive criminal named Calvin Sims. After a diamond heist goes wrong, Calvin is forced to pretend to be a baby in order to get into the house of Darryl and Vanessa, who unknowingly brought the diamond home in Vanessa's bag. As Calvin plays his way into the couple's life, Walken, the mafia boss he pulled the heist for, grows impatient.
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!!The movie has the following tropes:

* AbusiveParents: Darryl and Vanessa believe Calvin to be the victim of some, going by his tattoos and appendectomy scar.
* BerserkButton: Calvin DOES NOT like having his height brought up.
* CassandraTruth: Vanessa's dad, Pops, discovers the truth about Calvin, but when he tries to tell her, she thinks he's gone senile.
* CoincidentalBroadcast: While at a diner, Pops catches a news report about the diamond heist, and sees a mug shot of Calvin.
* DinkyDrivers: Calvin gets in a car and drives it by using a toy bat to move the pedals.
* DoorstopBaby
* FreudianExcuse: Calvin didn't have a family growing up, which explains his criminal ways.
* GroinAttack: Calvin is fond of this manoeuvre.
* HeelFaceTurn: Calvin, after realising Darryl and Vanessa truly care for him.
* JerkJock: Darryl's friend, Greg.
* NonSequiturThud: Calvin's partner, Percy, after getting smacked in the face with a trashcan lid.
-->"Who's Mike Jones?"
* PintSizedPowerhouse: Calvin can bring down normal-sized people with just one or two blows.
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