History Film / RedDawn1984

10th Aug '16 8:24:35 PM Boggs
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** The thought of your child (or children) becoming partisans against a trained, professional military force is terrifying all on it's own.
9th Aug '16 10:51:47 PM TwisterAce
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* DisproportionateRetribution: The Soviets retaliate for the Wolverines' attacks by mass executing civilians (including [[spoiler:Jed and Matt's father]]). Rather than serving as a deterrent, the reprisals only encourage the Wolverines to fight harder. Colonel Strelnikov eventually ends the reprisals because of their ineffectiveness.
7th May '16 12:36:37 AM SnowHesher
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* ARealManIsAKiller: Robert drinks the blood of the first deer he shoots, and notes he likes the taste. He eventually ends up the most AxeCrazy of the Wolverines.

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* ARealManIsAKiller: Robert drinks the blood of the first deer he shoots, and notes he likes the taste.taste (TruthInTelevision, by the way. It's an old tradition among deer hunters that you have to drink the blood of your first kill). He eventually ends up the most AxeCrazy of the Wolverines.
1st Apr '16 10:58:14 AM Miracle@StOlaf
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* PossessionImpliesMastery: The Wolverines are instant experts with every weapon they capture from the Soviet troops.

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* PossessionImpliesMastery: The Wolverines are instant experts with every weapon they capture from the Soviet troops. Justified, to an extent, because Jeb and Matt are both experienced hunters and Soviet weapons were deliberately designed to be easy to operate with little training.
24th Mar '16 1:22:56 PM eroock
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-->-- ''OpeningNarration''

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-->-- ''OpeningNarration''
'''OpeningMonologue'''
18th Jan '16 8:41:02 PM Ohio9
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* KickTheDog/Film: The first target of the Russian Army is a school with no strategic military significance. They also needlessly murder non-resisting students and teachers in the process.

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* KickTheDog/Film: KickTheDog: The first target of the Russian Army is a school with no strategic military significance. They also needlessly murder non-resisting students and teachers in the process.
18th Jan '16 8:39:34 PM Ohio9
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* KickTheDog/Film: The first target of the Russian Army is a school with no strategic military significance. They also needlessly murder non-resisting students and teachers in the process.
18th Jan '16 8:31:02 PM jormis29
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* BadIsGoodAndGoodIsBad: The first target of the invading Russian army is a school, even though said school has no strategic military significance whatsoever. They also murder some teachers and students in the process, even though they could have easily taken the school without firing a shot.
18th Jan '16 8:24:33 PM Ohio9
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* BadIsGoodAndGoodIsBad: The first target of the invading Russian army is a school, even though said school has no strategic military significance whatsoever. They also murder some teachers and students in the process, even though they could have easily taken the school without firing a shot.
18th Jan '16 12:22:30 PM Ohio9
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* PossessionImpliesMastery: The Wolverines are instant experts with every weapon they capture from the Soviet troops.
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