History Film / SmokeSignals

18th Nov '16 12:09:28 PM jazzyamx
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* HugeGuyTinyGirl: Arnold and Suzy. Amplified by the fact the Arnold is quite wide around the waist.

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* HugeGuyTinyGirl: Arnold and Suzy. Amplified by the fact the that Arnold is quite wide around the waist.
12th Jul '16 1:21:12 AM PaulA
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Adapted from the short story ''This Is What It Means To Say Phoenix, Arizona'', featured in the short story collection ''Lone Ranger And Tonto Fistfight In Heaven'' by Creator/ShermanAlexie.



* {{Adaptation}}: From the short story ''This Is What It Means To Say Phoenix, Arizona'', featured in the short story collection ''Lone Ranger And Tonto Fistfight In Heaven'' by Sherman Alexie.
10th Jul '16 11:55:27 PM lorgskyegon
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* ImportantHaircut: Victor cuts his hair with a folding knife when faced with the family mementos kept by his runaway father. He had previously told Thomas that long, free-flowing hair is an Indian man's sign of pride.

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* ImportantHaircut: Victor cuts his hair with a folding knife when faced with the family mementos kept by his runaway father. He had previously told Thomas that long, free-flowing hair is an Indian man's sign of pride. His dad cut his hair (and never grew it long again) after [[spoiler:he accidentally caused the fire that killed Thomas' parents.]]
** Among many Native American tribes, cutting hair off is a sign of mourning.
5th Jul '16 11:28:14 AM Tuckerscreator
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* {{Adorkable}}: Thomas is this as a kid complete with huge glasses.
** Thomas remains this even as an adult.

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* {{Adorkable}}: Thomas is this as a kid complete with huge glasses.
** Thomas
glasses, and remains this even as an adult.
6th Aug '15 2:17:37 PM RogoftheWeirdos
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* PerkyGoth: Thomas
5th Feb '15 12:51:28 AM vifetoile
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** He does tend to insult people while smiling the whole way through.

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** He does tend to insult people while smiling the whole way through. Could be his personal way of subverting the "Stoic, Grim NobleSavage" trope.
13th Apr '14 8:20:32 PM vampergreen
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* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: The police chief.
13th Apr '14 6:26:38 PM vampergreen
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* MoodWhiplash: A flashback of the young Victor riding with his father in a pickup, with his dad telling him fanciful stories of being a magician who can make people disappear. Then Victor [[spoiler: drops his dad's beer on accident, and his dad elbows him in the face.]]
31st Mar '14 9:55:49 AM PPPSSC
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* ActorAllusion: In a flashback, Arnold asks his son Victor who his favorite Native American is. Victor replies "Nobody," as in he has no favorite Native American, which gets his father upset. Gary Farmer played Nobody in ''Film/DeadMan''.



* GodCreatedCanonForeigner: Suzy Song.
9th Sep '13 1:59:01 PM PPPSSC
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* ImportantHaircut: Victor cuts his hair with a folding knife when faced with the family mementos kept by his runaway father. He had previously told Thomas that long, free-flowing hair is an Indian man's sign of pride.
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