History Film / ShesOutOfMyLeague

12th Dec '17 7:45:49 AM KizunaTallis
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* AlliterativeName: For both Kirk (Kettner) and Molly (McCleish).

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* AlliterativeName: For both Kirk (Kettner) and Molly (McCleish).([=McCleish=]).



* EmbarrassingNickname: Stainer originally had this, but Kirk told him to adopt the nickname so it couldn't be used against him.

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* EmbarrassingNickname: Stainer originally had this, but Kirk told him to [[AppropriatedAppelation adopt the nickname nickname]] so it couldn't be used against him.



-->'''Stainer:''' "I am an insane motherfucker! ''You know that from the break room!''"

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-->'''Stainer:''' "I I am an insane motherfucker! ''You know that from the break room!''"room!''



* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Kirk gives one to his whole family (minus his mom) and Marnie on the plane. He intended to get off the plane but couldn't... and boy were they pissed.
** Becomes a DeconstructedTrope when RealityEnsues and the speech doesn't magically win him the situation, so he's stuck with his boorish and angry family members. [[spoiler: At least until his friends stop the plane.]]

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* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Many.
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Kirk gives one to his whole family (minus his mom) and Marnie on the plane. He intended to get off the plane but couldn't... and boy were they pissed.
** *** Becomes a DeconstructedTrope when RealityEnsues and the speech doesn't magically win him the situation, so he's stuck with his boorish and angry family members. [[spoiler: At least until his friends stop the plane.]]



-->'''Devon:''' "You know what, Stainer? All it takes is one. Man, you... You guys sit here and talk about relationships but the truth is, I'm the only one here that's married. Yeah, and I'm tired of you guys busting my nuggets 'cause I've only been with one girl. It's 'cause she was the right girl. That's why I married her."

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-->'''Devon:''' "You You know what, Stainer? All it takes is one. Man, you... You guys sit here and talk about relationships but the truth is, I'm the only one here that's married. Yeah, and I'm tired of you guys busting my nuggets 'cause I've only been with one girl. It's 'cause she was the right girl. That's why I married her."



-->'''Molly:''' "You know what, Kirk? Maybe you're right. Maybe you are a five. You know why? No self esteem. Deduct a point. Every time someone walks into a room you compare yourself to them. Deduct a point. You're a smart and talented guy who's afraid to do anything with it. Deduct a point. Um, how are we doing? Oh, oh yeah. Hoping I have a defect that you can work with? Deduct whatever's left!"

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-->'''Molly:''' "You You know what, Kirk? Maybe you're right. Maybe you are a five. You know why? No self esteem.self-esteem. Deduct a point. Every time someone walks into a room room, you compare yourself to them. Deduct a point. You're a smart and talented guy who's afraid to do anything with it. Deduct a point. Um, how are we doing? Oh, oh yeah. Hoping I have a defect that you can work with? Deduct whatever's left!"left!



* SurroundedByIdiots: Patty reacts like this to pretty much everyone that happens to act stupid at some point: the complainer on the plane, Molly's sister and Stainer. Also, to Kirk at times.

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* SurroundedByIdiots: Patty reacts like this to pretty much everyone that happens to act stupid at some point: the complainer on the plane, Molly's sister sister, and Stainer. Also, to Kirk at times.



* UglyGuyHotWife: Hot girlfriend. Molly's ex initially assumes Kirk must be gay for them to be out socially together.
** Though he really isn't ugly. Other than being skinny, he's fairly attractive. Most everyone else thinks.

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* UglyGuyHotWife: Hot girlfriend. Molly's ex initially assumes Kirk must be gay for them to be out socially together.
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together. Though he really isn't ugly. Other than being skinny, he's fairly attractive. Most everyone else thinks.



* WouldHitAGirl: Kirk hits Marnie over the head when she tries to chasehim down at the airport, and ends up knocking her down from a baggage cart. Granted, she was [[WomanScorned rabid and was trying to beat him down]].

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* WouldHitAGirl: Kirk hits Marnie over the head when she tries to chasehim chase him down at the airport, and ends up knocking her down from a baggage cart. Granted, she was [[WomanScorned rabid and was trying to beat him down]].
16th Jul '17 2:39:44 PM Omnicron13
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* AllGirlsWantBadBoys: Subverted for Molly, most likely as a result of WrongGuyFirst. She states she wanted to date Kirk because she was tired of bad boys/cocky "hot" guys.

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* AllGirlsWantBadBoys: Subverted for Molly, most likely as a result of WrongGuyFirst. She states she wanted to date Kirk because she was tired of bad boys/cocky "hot" guys.guys and the fact she was tired of guys putting her a pedestal that she could not live up to. Not to mention her last boyfriend Cam cheated on her.



-->'''Molly:''' "You know what, Kirk? Maybe you're right. Maybe you are a five. You know why? No self esteem. Deduct a point. Every time someone walks into a room you compare yourself to them. Deduct a point. You're a smart and talented guy who's afraid to do anything with it. Deduct a point. Um, how are we doing? Oh, oh yeah. Hoping I have a defect that you can work with? Deduct whatever's left!"



* SoBeautifulItsACurse: Molly bemoans being placed on a pedestal, when she honestly has plenty of her own hang-ups, insecurities and flaws. The movie primarily focuses on how it's a bit of a curse from Kirk's point of view, since he has to deal with his own insecurities and the petty jealousy and spite of those around him, which consciously or unconsciously work to sabotage the relationship.

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* SoBeautifulItsACurse: Molly bemoans being placed on a pedestal, pedestal as a "perfect", when she honestly has plenty of her own hang-ups, insecurities and flaws. The movie primarily focuses on how it's a bit of a curse from Kirk's point of view, since he has to deal with his own insecurities and the petty jealousy and spite of those around him, which consciously or unconsciously work to sabotage the relationship.
30th Apr '17 9:42:54 PM BigTulsa
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** Molly gives one to Kirk, saying because of his issues, he's not a 5, he's a 0.

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** Molly gives one to Kirk, saying because of his issues, he's not citing each deduction that she sees that would bring him to a 5, he's a 0."five".
28th Apr '17 7:39:26 PM ngh93
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[[caption-width-right:200:Well, yeah, they ''do'' look cute together.]]

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[[caption-width-right:200:Well, yeah, they ''do'' look cute together.]]
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23rd Dec '16 12:36:00 AM NhazUl
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** Becomes a DeconstructedTrope when RealityEnsues and the speech doesn't magically win him the situation, so he's stuck with his boorish and angry family members. [[spoiler: At least until his friends stop the plane.]]
17th Dec '16 6:35:55 AM NhazUl
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* BelligerentSexualTension: Stainer and Patty act hostile to each other but each is upset when the other seems unattracted. Subverted as they don't [[PairTheSpares get together in the end]].


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* WouldHitAGirl: Kirk hits Marnie over the head when she tries to chasehim down at the airport, and ends up knocking her down from a baggage cart. Granted, she was [[WomanScorned rabid and was trying to beat him down]].
* WrongGenreSavvy: Stainer seems to attempt deiberately invoking BelligerentSexualTension with Patty. She's genuinely repulsed.
21st Nov '16 2:50:41 PM NhazUl
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* InferioritySuperiorityComplex: Stainer is boisterous and flamboyant, which serves as a (flimsy) façade to hide his loads of insecurities, which his ex points out.
5th Aug '16 9:08:50 AM NhazUl
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* BrickJoke: Early on, as Molly chooses a dress for her first date with Kirk, her DumbBlonde sister Cathy considers buying a very tacky dress. Later, when Kirk brings Molly to a family gathering, his ex Marnie appears at lunch wearing the same dress.

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* BrickJoke: Early on, as Molly chooses a dress for her first date with Kirk, her DumbBlonde sister Cathy considers buying a very tacky dress. Later, when Kirk brings Molly to a family gathering, his ex Marnie appears at lunch wearing the same dress.dress, trying to one-up Molly.


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* GettingCrapPastTheRadar: At the Hockey game, as player Scott Reese (implied to be Molly's ex) bumps against the wall to annoy her:
--> '''Reese''': Hi Mol!
--> '''Kirk''': Scott Reese knows you?
--> '''Molly''': ''(pinching gesture)'' [[TeenyWeenie A little]].
3rd Aug '16 12:54:20 PM NhazUl
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* DatingWhatDaddyHates: Molly's father, a veteran pilot, doesn't approve of Kirk, so much so that Molly has to lie that Kirk's in aviation. Averted for Molly's ex Cam, who's also a pilot.
3rd Aug '16 9:45:55 AM NhazUl
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* JerkJock: Molly's ex, Cam, is a cocky, overly masculine (codename: Foot Long) pilot who belittles Kirk for being stuck as airport security. He employs DirtySocialTricks such as pretending to mistake Kirk for either waitstaff or Molly's gay friend to humiliate him, then lets slip that Molly has some defect so that Kirk's insecurities make him curious and ruin his and Molly's relationship.
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