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* {{Homage}}: The prison swordfight homages the last fight in ''Film/{{Highlander}}''. Both were directed by Russell Mulcahy.
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* HeroWithBadPublicity: Styles, courtesy of Blake's RoaringRampageOfRevenge torment.
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->''"I mean, there we were, both of us, at the beginning of our careers. And all of a sudden one of us took off, lit up the sky like a meteor! And why? Because he met the other."''

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->''"I mean, there we were, both of us, at the beginning of our careers. And all of a sudden sudden, one of us took off, lit up the sky like a meteor! And why? Because he met the other."''



'''''Ricochet''''' is a 1991 thriller film directed by Russell Mulcahy.

Nick Styles (DenzelWashington) is a cop who is studying to became a lawyer so that he can help his neighborhood better. Earl Talbot Blake (JohnLithgow) is a hitman who is taking a job to make it in the big leagues. Chance puts these against each other, and Styles walks away as a hero to the career he has sought and Blake is sent to prison with nothing. This leads to Blake becoming obsessed with Styles, and as he climbs the ladder of success, Blake follows every step plotting his revenge.

Years later, Styles has become the new District Attorney. Blake finally escapes from prison, and then starts a campaign to destroy his life.

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'''''Ricochet''''' is a 1991 thriller film directed by Russell Mulcahy.

Mulcahy and starring Creator/DenzelWashington, Creator/JohnLithgow, Creator/IceT and Kevin Pollak.

Nick Styles (DenzelWashington) (Washington) is a young cop who is studying to became a lawyer so that he can help make his neighborhood better. Earl Talbot Blake (JohnLithgow) (Lithgow) is a hitman who is taking a job to make it in the big leagues. Chance puts these against each other, and Styles walks away as a hero to the career he has sought and while Blake is sent to prison with nothing. This leads to Blake becoming obsessed with Styles, and as he climbs the ladder of success, Blake follows every step step, plotting his revenge.

revenge. Years later, Styles has become the new District Attorney. Blake finally escapes from prison, and then starts a campaign to destroy his life.



* AnswersToTheNameOfGod: "Almost."
* ArtisticLicenseMedicine: After Styles is rescued after being drugged and kidnapped by Blake, at the hospital he is informed in the ER that he has "VD" based on his blood work. This is wrong on sooo many levels: First, the only [=STD=]s that show up on blood work are syphilis and HIV. Second, these are based on the body's antibody response, so it takes a while to turn positive, not overnight as in this scenario. Thirdly, doctors only run tests that are medically needed (or at least the ones they are sure they'll get paid for!)
* BigBad: Blake
* BigNo: Blake lets out one when he thinks that Styles has killed himself, which would ruin his plans.
* BondOneLiner: "You got the point now, don't you [[spoiler:Blake?]]"

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* AnswersToTheNameOfGod: "Almost."
When Nick sees Blake again.
-->'''Nick''': Jesus Christ!
-->'''Blake''': Almost.
* ArtisticLicenseMedicine: After Styles is rescued after being drugged and kidnapped by Blake, at the hospital he is informed in the ER that he has "VD" based on his blood work. This is wrong on sooo many levels: First, the only [=STD=]s that show up on blood work are syphilis and HIV. Second, these are based on the body's antibody response, so it takes a while to turn positive, not overnight as in this scenario. Thirdly, doctors only run tests that are medically needed (or at least the ones they are sure they'll get paid for!)
for!).
* BigBad: Blake
Blake is the main bad guy of the movie.
* BigNo: Blake lets out one when he thinks that Styles has killed himself, which would ruin ruins his plans.
* BondOneLiner: "You got the point now, don't you you, [[spoiler:Blake?]]"



* TheCastShowoff: Early on, Nick's partner, played by Kevin Pollak, does his [[Series/StarTrek James T. Kirk]] impression.

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* TheCastShowoff: Early on, Nick's partner, played partner Larry Doyle (played by Kevin Pollak, Pollak) does his [[Series/StarTrek James T. Kirk]] impression.



* ClearMyName

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* ClearMyNameClearMyName: This becomes Nick's goal after Blake re-enters the picture.



* [[CrucifiedHeroShot Crucified Dragon Shot]]: Kim

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* [[CrucifiedHeroShot Crucified Dragon Shot]]: Kim[[spoiler:Kim, Blake's right-hand man, after Blake shoots him]].



* DrivenToSuicide: Farris' murder is staged to [[NeverSuicide look like he killed himself]], complete with a handwritten suicide note.
** [[spoiler: Styles pretends to kill himself in front of Blake, complete with a laundry list of things he was accused of doing, to lure him into a trap.]]

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* DrivenToSuicide: Farris' murder is staged to [[NeverSuicide look like he killed himself]], complete with a handwritten suicide note.
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** [[spoiler: Styles [[spoiler:Styles pretends to kill himself in front of Blake, complete with a laundry list of things he was accused of doing, to lure him into a trap.]]



* EmbarrassingNickname: In-universe. The DA is called "Priscilla the Hun." Nick himself is "PK" (PreachersKid). Subverted with Nick, who says it's a badge of honor.
* EvilRedhead: Blake

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* EmbarrassingNickname: In-universe. The DA is called "Priscilla the Hun." Nick himself is "PK" (PreachersKid). Subverted (PreachersKid); subverted with Nick, who says it's a badge of honor.
* EvilRedhead: BlakeBlake has red hair and is VERY bad news.



* {{Filth}}: After killing Farris, Blake plants child pornography on his belongings.

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* {{Filth}}: After killing Farris, Blake plants child pornography on his belongings.belongings to frame both him and Nick.



* {{Gaslighting}}: Blake used a form of this on Nick with the sex video and the swimming pool.

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* {{Gaslighting}}: Blake used uses a form of this on Nick with the sex video and the swimming pool.



* GroinAttack: Blake kicks Chekowski's groin during the fight which happens when Blake becomes his cellmate.

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* GroinAttack: Blake kicks Chekowski's groin during the fight fight, which happens when Blake becomes his cellmate.



* ItsPersonal

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* %%* ItsPersonal



* MalcolmXerox: Nick is watching a talk show on TV when a man argues with the host about an evil conspiracy that supposedly befell Styles and was meant to bring him down. Nick just chuckles. Funnier yet, considering who DenzelWashington would play [[Film/MalcolmX about a year later]]...

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* MalcolmXerox: Nick is watching a talk show on TV when a man argues with the host about an evil conspiracy that supposedly befell Styles and was meant to bring him down. Nick just chuckles. [[HilariousInHindsight Funnier yet, yet]], considering who DenzelWashington Creator/DenzelWashington would play [[Film/MalcolmX about a year later]]...



* OneWordTitle
* QuipToBlack: "News at eleven? Nahhh!" (Switches video camera off). Subverted after the screen goes to black: "Styles, you can't do that, we're live!" "We're live now, huh? Good. Gail, kiss my ass!"

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* %%* OneWordTitle
* QuipToBlack: "News at eleven? Nahhh!" (Switches (switches video camera off). Subverted after the screen goes to black: "Styles, you can't do that, we're live!" "We're live now, huh? Good. Gail, kiss my ass!"



* SacrificialLion: [[spoiler:Larry, Nick's partner]].

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* SacrificialLion: [[spoiler:Larry, [[spoiler:Larry Doyle, Nick's partner]].



* StalkerWithACrush: Blake

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* StalkerWithACrush: StalkerWithoutACrush: Blake



* WorthyOpponent [=/=] PetTheDog: Blake shows some sympathy to Styles when he eavesdrops his live call to the talk show.

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* WorthyOpponent [=/=] / PetTheDog: Blake shows some sympathy to Styles when he eavesdrops his live call to the talk show.
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* ButForMeItWasTuesday: At first, Styles doesn't remember who Blake is.
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* BondOneLiner: "He got the point, didn't he?"

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* BondOneLiner: "He "You got the point, didn't he?"point now, don't you [[spoiler:Blake?]]"



* [[CrucifiedHeroShot Crucified Dragon Shot]]: Kim



* DrivenToSuicide: Farris' murder is staged to [[NeverSuicide look like he killed himself]], complete with a handwritten suicide note.
** [[spoiler: Styles pretends to kill himself in front of Blake, complete with a laundry list of things he was accused of doing, to lure him into a trap.]]



* FauxAffablyEvil: Earl Talbot Blake.



* GenreSavvy: Nick knows the police can't be trusted to protect his family, but Odessa and company can.



* HeroAntagonist: Wiley (the DA's right-hand man), who doesn't seem to like Nick very much to begin with. And Gail Wallens.

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* HeroAntagonist: Wiley (the DA's right-hand man), who doesn't seem to like Nick very much to begin with. And [[StrawmanNewsMedia Gail Wallens.Wallens]].



* IfItBleedsItLeads: Coverage of Blake's demise, with no censorship of his condition, or Kim's.



* LargeHam: Both TheHero and the BigBad.



* MediaScrum: A gaggle of reporters is always ready to follow Styles around and hound him about alleged misconduct.



* ObfuscatingInsanity: Styles, as a ruse to bring Blake into the open and fight him.



* QuipToBlack: "News at eleven? Nahhh!" (Switches video camera off). Subverted after the screen goes to black: "Styles, you can't do that, we're live!" "We're live now, huh? Good. Gail, kiss my ass!"



* SacrificialLion: [[spoiler:Nick's partner]].

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* SacrificialLion: [[spoiler:Nick's [[spoiler:Larry, Nick's partner]].



* StealthInsult: When they fight at the end, Styles compares Blake to a pig slaughtered in sacrifice by Hawaiians as a gift to their gods.
* StrawmanNewsMedia: Gail Wallens. Consistent with media portrayals in that [[Film/DieHard other picture she appeared in]].



* UnusuallyUninterestingSight: Gail was covering the explosion, oblivious to Blake, whom everybody thought was dead, standing next to her, ranting like a madman.



* WorthyOpponent / PetTheDog: Blake shows some sympathy to Styles when he eavesdrops his live call to the talk show.

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* WorthyOpponent / [=/=] PetTheDog: Blake shows some sympathy to Styles when he eavesdrops his live call to the talk show.
19th Nov '13 10:23:28 AM kalel32688
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'''''Ricochet''''' is a thriller film from the year 1991.

Nick Styles (DenzelWashington) is a cop, who is studying to became a lawyer so that he can help his neighbourhood better. Earl Talbot Blake (JohnLithgow) is a hitman, who is taking a job to make it in the big leagues. Chance puts these against each other, and Styles walks away as a hero to the career he has sought, and Blake is sent to prison with nothing. This leads to Blake becoming obsessed with Styles, and as he climbs the ladder of success, Blake follows every step plotting his revenge.

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'''''Ricochet''''' is a 1991 thriller film from the year 1991.

directed by Russell Mulcahy.

Nick Styles (DenzelWashington) is a cop, cop who is studying to became a lawyer so that he can help his neighbourhood neighborhood better. Earl Talbot Blake (JohnLithgow) is a hitman, hitman who is taking a job to make it in the big leagues. Chance puts these against each other, and Styles walks away as a hero to the career he has sought, sought and Blake is sent to prison with nothing. This leads to Blake becoming obsessed with Styles, and as he climbs the ladder of success, Blake follows every step plotting his revenge.




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* AndYourLittleDogToo: Blake tells a probation officer that after being released, he'd pay a visit to fuck tha man's wife, his daughter and maybe even his dog
* AnswersToTheNameOfGod: "Almost"
* ArtisticLicenseMedicine: After Styles is rescued after being drugged and kidnapped by Blake, at the hospital he is informed in the ER that he has "VD" based on his bloodwork. This is wrong on sooo many levels: First, the only [=STD=]s that show up on bloodwork are syphillis and HIV. Second, these are based on the body's antibody response, so it takes a while to turn positive, not overnight as in this scenario. Thirdly, doctors only what tests are medically needed (or at least the ones they are sure they'll get paid for!)
* BigBad: Blake.

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* AndYourLittleDogToo: Blake tells a probation officer that that, after being released, he'd pay a visit to fuck tha the man's wife, his daughter and maybe even his dog
dog.
* AnswersToTheNameOfGod: "Almost"
"Almost."
* ArtisticLicenseMedicine: After Styles is rescued after being drugged and kidnapped by Blake, at the hospital he is informed in the ER that he has "VD" based on his bloodwork. blood work. This is wrong on sooo many levels: First, the only [=STD=]s that show up on bloodwork blood work are syphillis syphilis and HIV. Second, these are based on the body's antibody response, so it takes a while to turn positive, not overnight as in this scenario. Thirdly, doctors only what run tests that are medically needed (or at least the ones they are sure they'll get paid for!)
* BigBad: Blake.Blake



* CallBack: Blake and Styles arm wrestling each other.

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* CallBack: Blake and Styles arm wrestling arm-wrestling each other.



* ClimbingClimax: Styles lures Blake into the unfinished child center grounds for the climax, where they start climbing the thing while fighting.
* CruelMercy: Blake's response to Styles' question "Why don't you just kill me?" is a [[AffablyEvil laugh]] and "I don't wanna kill you, I wanna kill your life!"
* DoubleStandardRapeFemaleOnMale: Used as a plot point in-universe. Part of Blake's plan involves drugging Nick and video-taping him being forcibly raped by a female prostitute...but when he leaks the tape to the media (with dubbed-over sound) people take it as evidence of an extramarital affair. Even Nick's wife initially refuses to believe that it wasn't consensual.

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* ClimbingClimax: Styles lures Blake into onto the unfinished child center grounds for the climax, where they start climbing the thing while fighting.
* CruelMercy: Blake's response to Styles' question "Why don't you just kill me?" is a [[AffablyEvil laugh]] and "I don't wanna kill you, you; I wanna kill your life!"
* DoubleStandardRapeFemaleOnMale: Used as a plot point in-universe. Part of Blake's plan involves drugging Nick and video-taping videotaping him being forcibly raped by a female prostitute...but when he leaks the tape to the media (with dubbed-over sound) sound), people take it as evidence of an extramarital affair. Even Nick's wife initially refuses to believe that it wasn't consensual.



* EmbarrassingNickname: In-universe. The DA is called "Priscilla the Hun." Nick himself is "PK", preacher's kid. Subverted with Nick, who says it's a badge of honor.
* EvilRedhead: Blake.

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* EmbarrassingNickname: In-universe. The DA is called "Priscilla the Hun." Nick himself is "PK", preacher's kid."PK" (PreachersKid). Subverted with Nick, who says it's a badge of honor.
* EvilRedhead: Blake.Blake



* {{Frameup}}

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* {{Frameup}}{{Frameup}}: Part of Blake's plan.



* HostageSituation
* ImpaledWithExtremePrejudice: Blake falls from a tower and is impaled.
* ImprovisedArmor: The combatants in the prison swordfight are given armor made of books and ducttape.
* IntercontinuityCrossover: News anchor [[Film/DieHard Gail Wallens]]
* IntoxicationEnsues: Nick became a jittery, rambling mess of a man after Blake and his minion injected him with drugs.

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* HostageSituation
HostageSituation: During Styles and Blake's first meeting.
* ImpaledWithExtremePrejudice: Blake [[spoiler:Blake]] falls from a tower and is impaled.
impaled.
* ImprovisedArmor: The combatants in the prison swordfight are given armor made of books and ducttape.
duct tape.
* IntercontinuityCrossover: News anchor [[Film/DieHard Gail Wallens]]
Wallens]].
* IntoxicationEnsues: Nick became becomes a jittery, rambling mess of a man after Blake and his minion injected Kim inject him with drugs.



* MalcolmXerox: Nick is watching a talk show on TV when a man argues with the host about an evil conspiracy that supposedly befell Styles and was meant to bring him down. Nick just chuckles. Funnier yet, considering who Denzel Washington would play [[Film/MalcolmX about a year later]]...

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* MalcolmXerox: Nick is watching a talk show on TV when a man argues with the host about an evil conspiracy that supposedly befell Styles and was meant to bring him down. Nick just chuckles. Funnier yet, considering who Denzel Washington DenzelWashington would play [[Film/MalcolmX about a year later]]...



** It's not immediately obvious, but the name probably refers to the fact that Styles' actions (taking down Blake), rebounded on him later.
* NotHelpingYourCase: Nick rambles on and on to his wife about what he did or didn't do to keep the prostitute away; comes running out of the house like a madman upon seeing Blake's video and pulls a gun in front of a bunch of kids, assaulting a clown; goes on a stammering tirade after the DA confronted him about the sex tape and the assault on the clown (watch Priscilla's face as Nick talks about "water in the pool"). He's paranoid, stressed out, intoxicated, and should be laying low during the DA's office investigation, but noooo...

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** It's not immediately obvious, but the name probably refers to the fact that Styles' actions (taking down Blake), Blake) rebounded on him later.
* NotHelpingYourCase: Nick rambles on and on to his wife about what he did or didn't do to keep the prostitute away; comes running out of the house like a madman upon seeing Blake's video and pulls a gun in front of a bunch of kids, assaulting a clown; goes on a stammering tirade after the DA confronted him about the sex tape and the assault on the clown (watch Priscilla's face as Nick talks about "water in the pool"). He's paranoid, stressed out, intoxicated, intoxicated and should be laying low during the DA's office investigation, but noooo...



* PantsPositiveSafety: Styles's hidden gun in his underwear.

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* PantsPositiveSafety: Styles's Styles' hidden gun in his underwear.



* SacrificialLion: Nick's partner.

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* SacrificialLion: Nick's partner.[[spoiler:Nick's partner]].



** "[[Film/WhiteHeat Made it Ma! Top of the world!]]"
** The Aryan swordfight, to ''{{Film/Highlander}}''

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** "[[Film/WhiteHeat Made it it, Ma! Top of the world!]]"
** The Aryan swordfight, to ''{{Film/Highlander}}''''{{Film/Highlander}}''.



* SwordFight: Aryan Bortherhood arranges a swordfight between Blake and Chekowski in prison.

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* SwordFight: Members of the Aryan Bortherhood arranges Brotherhood arrange a swordfight between Blake and Chekowski in prison.



* VillainousBreakdown: Begins when the crackhouse blows up and continues when Kim calls him out at the end.
* WorthyOpponent[=/=]PetTheDog: Blake shows some sympathy to Styles when he eavesdrops his live call to the talk show.

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* VillainousBreakdown: Begins [[spoiler:Blake starts to have one when the crackhouse blows up and up. It continues when Kim calls him out at the end.
end.]]
* WorthyOpponent[=/=]PetTheDog: WorthyOpponent / PetTheDog: Blake shows some sympathy to Styles when he eavesdrops his live call to the talk show.
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* WorthyOpponent/PetTheDog: Blake shows some sympathy to Styles when he eavesdrops his live call to the talk show.

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* WorthyOpponent/PetTheDog: WorthyOpponent[=/=]PetTheDog: Blake shows some sympathy to Styles when he eavesdrops his live call to the talk show.
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* HeroAntagonist: The DA's right-hand man, who doesn't seem to like Nick very much. And Gail Wallens.

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* HeroAntagonist: The Wiley (the DA's right-hand man, man), who doesn't seem to like Nick very much.much to begin with. And Gail Wallens.



* ImpaledWithExtremePrejudice: Blake falls from a tower and is impaled.

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* ImpaledWithExtremePrejudice: Blake falls from a tower and is impaled.



* IntoxicationEnsues: Nick became a jittery, rambling mess of a man after Blake and his minion injected him with drugs.



* MalcolmXerox: Nick is watching a talk show on TV when a man argues with the host about an evil conspiracy that supposedly befell Styles and was meant to bring him down. Nick just chuckles. Funnier yet, considering who Denzel Washington would play [[Film/MalcolmX about a year later]]...



* NotHelpingYourCase: Nick rambles on and on to his wife about what he did or didn't do to keep the prostitute away; goes on a stammering tirade after the DA confronted him about the drugs and VD in his system (watch Priscilla's face as Nick talks); comes running out of the house like a madman upon seeing Blake's video and pulls a gun in front of a bunch of kids. He's paranoid, stressed out, and should be laying low during the DA's office investigation, but noooo...

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* NotHelpingYourCase: Nick rambles on and on to his wife about what he did or didn't do to keep the prostitute away; goes on a stammering tirade after the DA confronted him about the drugs and VD in his system (watch Priscilla's face as Nick talks); comes running out of the house like a madman upon seeing Blake's video and pulls a gun in front of a bunch of kids. kids, assaulting a clown; goes on a stammering tirade after the DA confronted him about the sex tape and the assault on the clown (watch Priscilla's face as Nick talks about "water in the pool"). He's paranoid, stressed out, intoxicated, and should be laying low during the DA's office investigation, but noooo...



* PlayingGertrude: Victoria Dillard, who played Alice Styles, was just 21 during filming. Depending on how old her on-screen daughters were (in-universe), Alice should be well into her 20s after the TimeSkip.



* RoomFullOfCrazy: Blake's cell has a wall covered with Styles' pictures and clippings from newspapers and magazines.



** The Aryan swordfight, to ''Film/Highlander''

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** The Aryan swordfight, to ''Film/Highlander''''{{Film/Highlander}}''
* StalkerWithACrush: Blake


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* WorthyOpponent/PetTheDog: Blake shows some sympathy to Styles when he eavesdrops his live call to the talk show.
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* AnswersToTheNameOfGod: "Almost"



* CallBack: Blake and Styles arm wrestling each other.
* CassandraTruth: Blake is alive and he did all those things to discredit Nick.



* {{Gaslighting}}: Blake used a form of this on Nick with the sex video and the empty pool.

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* {{Gaslighting}}: Blake used a form of this on Nick with the sex video and the empty swimming pool.



* IronicEcho: With arm wrestling instead of words for a change.



* ShootTheDog: When he escaped, Blake killed the library guy, who was harmless.

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* ShootTheDog: When he escaped, Blake killed the library bookmobile guy, who was harmless.


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* VillainousBreakdown: Begins when the crackhouse blows up and continues when Kim calls him out at the end.
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* AdultFear: Blake goes into Nick's house disguised as a power company technician, drugs the babysitter, takes Nick's sleepy daughters to bed, then shoots video of himself threatening the little girls. When Nick sees the video, he goes paranoid quick.



* ClimbingClimax: Styles lures Blake into the unfinished child center grounds for the climax., where they start climbing the thing while fighting.

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* BondOneLiner: "He got the point, didn't he?"
* TheCastShowoff: Early on, Nick's partner, played by Kevin Pollak, does his [[Series/StarTrek James T. Kirk]] impression.
* ChekhovsGun: The metal tower.
* ClearMyName
* ClimbingClimax: Styles lures Blake into the unfinished child center grounds for the climax., climax, where they start climbing the thing while fighting.



* EmbarrassingNickname: In-universe. The DA is called "Priscilla the Hun." Nick himself is "PK", preacher's kid. Subverted with Nick, who says it's a badge of honor.



* FakingTheDead: After escaping from prison, Blake fakes his death.

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* FakingTheDead: After escaping from prison, Blake fakes his death. [[spoiler:Nick stages his own death at the end to draw Blake out.]]


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* FriendlyRival: Odessa, to Nick.
* {{Gaslighting}}: Blake used a form of this on Nick with the sex video and the empty pool.


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* HeroAntagonist: The DA's right-hand man, who doesn't seem to like Nick very much. And Gail Wallens.


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* IntercontinuityCrossover: News anchor [[Film/DieHard Gail Wallens]]
* IronicEcho: With arm wrestling instead of words for a change.


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* NotHelpingYourCase: Nick rambles on and on to his wife about what he did or didn't do to keep the prostitute away; goes on a stammering tirade after the DA confronted him about the drugs and VD in his system (watch Priscilla's face as Nick talks); comes running out of the house like a madman upon seeing Blake's video and pulls a gun in front of a bunch of kids. He's paranoid, stressed out, and should be laying low during the DA's office investigation, but noooo...


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* TheOnlyOneAllowedToDefeatYou: Blake to Nick.


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* RedRightHand: Blake's milky eye, and perhaps his bright ''red'' hair.
* SacrificialLion: Nick's partner.
* ShootTheDog: When he escaped, Blake killed the library guy, who was harmless.
* ShoutOut:
** "[[Film/WhiteHeat Made it Ma! Top of the world!]]"
** The Aryan swordfight, to ''Film/Highlander''
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