History Film / MajorPayne

1st Apr '16 10:05:41 AM Gitman
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%%* HotTeacher: Emily.

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%%* * HilariouslyAbusiveChildhood: Hinted at with Payne.
-->'''Payne:''' Woman, when I was six I had a full-time job.
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HotTeacher: Emily.Emily, as shown in the HelloNurse entry.
1st Apr '16 10:00:06 AM Gitman
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* TheAce: Stone is the closest to this among the cadets. Despite appearing BrilliantButLazy in his first scene, he's the most talented of any of them at just about everything, and a natural leader.



* RagtagBunchOfMisfits: Payne's cadets include a SmugSnake, a deaf kid, a fat kid, one kid much younger than any of them, and others.

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* RagtagBunchOfMisfits: Payne's cadets include a SmugSnake, a deaf kid, a fat kid, a very skinny ginger kid who gets REALLY good at pushups, one kid much younger than any of them, and others.


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* YouAreInCommandNow: Tiger is by far the youngest of the cadets, but he is chosen to lead the drill exhibition after Stone gets injured.
-->'''Payne:''' That boy know the drill like the knob on the back of his head.
28th Feb '16 1:33:21 PM HarryLovesHermione
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-->'''Payne''': Who's the dummy now?
28th Feb '16 1:28:05 PM HarryLovesHermione
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* BadassBiker: The kids hire one to intimidate Payne. He's tall, beefy, leather-clad, and bald, and since he's played by wrestler Bam Bam Bigelow, said bald dome comes complete with a tattooed flame covering it.

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* BadassBiker: The kids hire one to intimidate Payne. He's tall, beefy, leather-clad, and bald, and since he's played by wrestler Bam Bam Bigelow, BamBamBigelow, said bald dome comes complete with a tattooed flame covering it.
28th Feb '16 1:27:23 PM HarryLovesHermione
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* BadassBiker: The kids hire one to intimidate Payne. He's tall, beefy, leather-clad, and bald; what little hair he does have appears to be ''tattooed on''.

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* BadassBiker: The kids hire one to intimidate Payne. He's tall, beefy, leather-clad, and bald; what little hair he does have appears to be ''tattooed on''.bald, and since he's played by wrestler Bam Bam Bigelow, said bald dome comes complete with a tattooed flame covering it.
9th Sep '15 8:13:30 AM ChaoticNovelist
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* ComedicallyMissingThePoint: In the final scene, a new cadet introduces Payne to his "blind seeing-eye dog." Payne asks, "What in the world would anybody want with a blind dog?"

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* ComedicallyMissingThePoint: ComicallyMissingThePoint: In the final scene, a new cadet introduces Payne to his "blind seeing-eye dog." Payne asks, "What in the world would anybody want with a blind dog?"



** At the end, he calls the blind boy's dog [[Literature/{{Cujo}}]].

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** At the end, he calls the blind boy's dog [[Literature/{{Cujo}}]].Literature/{{Cujo}}.
4th Sep '15 7:40:49 PM anonexistentuser
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* ComedicallyMissingThePoint: In the final scene, a new cadet introduces Payne to his "blind seeing-eye dog." Payne asks, "What in the world would anybody want with a blind dog?"


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* ShoutOut: Payne likes making pop-cultural references while intimidating his boys.
** The freckled redhead is nicknamed [[Series/TheAndyGriffithShow Opie]].
** When Alex arrives in a tie dye shirt and leather jacket, Payne calls him "[[Series/HappyDays Mr. Fonzarelli.]]"
** At the end, he calls the blind boy's dog [[Literature/{{Cujo}}]].
4th Sep '15 7:30:38 PM anonexistentuser
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* ImagineSpot: Payne, while debating whether to take his new assignment or return to the JROTC games, imagines what life would be like if he settled down with Emily and adopted Tiger.
4th Sep '15 6:57:00 PM anonexistentuser
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* BadassBiker: The kids hire one to intimidate Payne. He's tall, beefy, leather-clad, and bald; what little hair he does have appears to be ''tattooed on''.



* FreudianExcuse:Payne tells Tiger his version of "The Little Engine that Could", and we understand why he is the way he is because his friend was nearly killed when they outnumbered by the enemy during a battle. Even worse: Emily (who is also the guidance counselor) says she'd like to talk to Payne about his story.

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* FreudianExcuse:Payne FreudianExcuse: Payne tells Tiger his version of "The Little Engine that Could", and we understand why he is the way he is because his friend was nearly killed when they were outnumbered by the enemy during a battle. Even worse: Emily (who is also the guidance counselor) says she'd like to talk to Payne about his story.


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* YourMom: Payne gets a "your mom" joke in at the BadassBiker.
-->'''Maj. Payne''': I heard your mother's so fat, she plays pool with the planets.
4th Sep '15 6:32:25 PM anonexistentuser
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* AbusiveParents: Alex's step-dad punches him for perceived slights and treats him like property. He makes Payne look like a ReasonableAuthorityFigure. [[spoiler: This becomes explict when Payne makes him back off.]]
* {{Badass}}: Major Payne is a career soldier who was honorable discharged because his superiors ran out of targets for him.

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* AbusiveParents: Alex's step-dad punches him for perceived slights and treats him like property. He makes Payne look like a ReasonableAuthorityFigure. [[spoiler: This becomes explict explicit when Payne makes him back off.]]
* {{Badass}}: Major Payne is a career soldier who was honorable honorably discharged because his superiors ran out of targets for him.



* {{Metaphorgotten}}: Payne attempts to inspire Tiger with the story of "The Little Engine that Could". However the tale's moral is soon forgotten after the train cunductor is violently blinded, the train itself blown to bits and Payne taking bloody vengenace for an old war friend. Emily eventually has to stop him.

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* {{Metaphorgotten}}: Payne attempts to inspire Tiger with the story of "The Little Engine that Could". However the tale's moral is soon forgotten after the train cunductor conductor is violently blinded, the train itself blown to bits and Payne taking bloody vengenace vengeance for an old war friend. Emily eventually has to stop him.



* RagtagBunchOfMisfits: Payne's cadets involve a SmugSnake, a deaf kid, a fat kid, one kid much younger than any of them, and others.

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* RagtagBunchOfMisfits: Payne's cadets involve include a SmugSnake, a deaf kid, a fat kid, one kid much younger than any of them, and others.
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