History Film / Parker

16th Nov '15 11:57:57 PM maxwellsilver
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* DisneyVillainDeath: The hitman.
* DisposableWoman: ''Subverted''.

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* %%* DisneyVillainDeath: The hitman.
* %%* DisposableWoman: ''Subverted''.



* HeyItsThatGuy: Apparently [[Series/TheShield Vic]] [[Creator/MichaelChiklis Mackey]] is now a full-on criminal.



* TooDumbToLive: Arguably Parker; just knocked down an hitman? Forget about him and give him shoulders... Fortunately he is {{Made of Iron}}.
* UnscrupulousHero: Guess who.

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* TooDumbToLive: Arguably Parker; just knocked down an hitman? Forget about him and give him shoulders... Fortunately he is {{Made of Iron}}.
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UnscrupulousHero: Guess who.
7th Nov '14 2:37:38 PM Faar
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* FlatWhat: After Leslie finds out that Parker is up to something and offers to help him with his criminal activities:
--> '''Parker:''' Take off your clothes.
--> '''Leslie:''' ....What?
30th Aug '14 10:09:58 PM 1upmushroom
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** On top of that, it's an adaption of the ''Parker'' series by Donald E. Westlake, whose title character is undeniably one of the most badass professional thieves in literature.
23rd Mar '14 1:31:28 PM MarkLungo
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* HeyItsThatGuy: Apparently [[TheShield Vic]] [[MichaelChiklis Mackey]] is now a full-on criminal.

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* HeyItsThatGuy: Apparently [[TheShield [[Series/TheShield Vic]] [[MichaelChiklis [[Creator/MichaelChiklis Mackey]] is now a full-on criminal.
4th Mar '14 2:46:15 AM TARINunit9
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* AdaptationalHeroism: Parker. See LighterAndSofter below.
6th Feb '14 11:00:00 PM 04801
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* LighterAndSofter: Parker was a nigh-on VillainProtagonist in Westlake's novels. The film tones that down greatly, making him a GentlemanThief AntiHero.

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* LighterAndSofter: Parker was a nigh-on full-on VillainProtagonist in Westlake's novels. The film tones that down greatly, making him a GentlemanThief AntiHero.


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* UnscrupulousHero: Guess who.
26th Jan '14 6:39:01 PM CrankCase
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* DamselInDistress: Leslie Rogers siezes the [[IdiotBall Idiot Ball]] [[spoiler: by going to the hideout]] and nearly bollixing Parker's play.
6th Nov '13 3:28:12 AM foxley
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* NoHonorAmongThieves: Parker refuses to throw in with his partners and pool his share of the loot with them so they can pull a second a job. His partners shoot him, take his share of the loot and leave him for dead.
9th Oct '13 11:55:16 PM foxley
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''Parker'' is a 2013 action flick starring Creator/JasonStatham and Music/JenniferLopez, adapted from Donald Westlake's novel ''Flashfire''.

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''Parker'' is a 2013 action flick starring Creator/JasonStatham and Music/JenniferLopez, adapted from Donald Westlake's novel ''Flashfire''.
''[[Literature/{{Parker}} Flashfire]]''.
4th Oct '13 2:30:12 AM foxley
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* ItWorksBetterWithBullets: Parker breaks into Millander's hideout and bends the firing pins on all of the gang's hidden guns he can find. This proves a vital precaution during his final confrontation with the gang.

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* ItWorksBetterWithBullets: Parker breaks into Millander's Melander's hideout and bends the firing pins on all of the gang's hidden guns he can find. This proves a vital precaution during his final confrontation with the gang.


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* LeftForDead: Parker is shot by the gang, thrown out of moving car and then shot again (twice) before being kicked into a water-filled ditch and left for dead. He survives and comes back for revenge. Melander is furious when he learns that Hardwicke hadn't bothered to confirm Parker was dead before kicking him into the ditch.
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