History Film / Sneakers

16th Nov '16 1:22:00 PM prodigygirl
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* [[Foreshadowing/LiveActionFilms Foreshadowing]]: Early in the film, a security guard is watching Creator/OrsonWelles' ''Film/TouchOfEvil''. Pay attention to the brief piece of audible dialogue.

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* [[Foreshadowing/LiveActionFilms Foreshadowing]]: Early in the film, a security guard is watching Creator/OrsonWelles' ''Film/TouchOfEvil''. Pay attention to the brief piece of audible dialogue.dialogue:
16th Nov '16 1:21:34 PM prodigygirl
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-->'''Vargas''': I looked in that box, just now. [disbelievingly] There wasn't anything there.
7th Oct '16 9:09:46 PM tahna_los
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* MeaningfulBackgroundEvent: When Buddy and Dick toss Martin out of their car after the meeting with Cosmo, Alcatraz is visible in the background, signalling the criminal mess Martin is now in.


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* SmashCut: A pristine view of Mary's residence is suddenly taken over by Martin and co's equipment to make the call to the NSA.
26th Jun '16 4:42:54 PM CaptainCrawdad
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* DeathGlare: Donald Crease gives one to a security cop who refers to him as "Midnight." [[note]] Donald is black. Baaaaaad call, Mr. Cop.[[/note]]

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* DeathGlare: Donald Crease Crease, a black man, gives one to a security cop who refers to him as "Midnight." [[note]] Donald is black. Baaaaaad call, Mr. Cop.[[/note]]
26th Jun '16 4:42:17 PM CaptainCrawdad
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* DangerouslyGenreSavvy:
** Cosmo is this, decidedly. Although he does falter in his final scene by not looking ''inside'' of the casing Bishop gives him before letting him escape.
** Dr Brandes realizing that his date is using a fake name and had asked him to say the word "passport" earlier added up to "she's trying to break into my office".
8th Jun '16 11:35:41 AM Mdumas43073
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A 1992 film starring Creator/RobertRedford and an AllStarCast. ''Sneakers'' is a complex thriller about a team of slightly shady security experts who find themselves in a conspiracy about cryptography, espionage, secrets, and betrayal.

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A 1992 film starring Creator/RobertRedford directed by Phil Alden Robinson and featuring an AllStarCast. AllStarCast, ''Sneakers'' is a complex thriller about a team of slightly shady security experts who find themselves in a conspiracy about cryptography, espionage, secrets, and betrayal.
12th Feb '16 1:28:50 PM tahna_los
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* BrickJoke
** At the party Carl says "I'd like to have a deep relationship with a beautiful woman who melts from the very first time our eyes meet." At the end of the film he meets a beautiful NSA agent who is impressed by him and gives him her phone number.
** When Martin has his first chat with Cosmo, Cosmo asks him "Who's gonna change the world? Greenpeace?". At the end of the movie, some of the money raided from the Republican Party is given to Greenpeace.



* [[Foreshadowing/LiveActionFilms Foreshadowing]]
** Early in the film, a security guard is watching Creator/OrsonWelles' ''Film/TouchOfEvil''. Pay attention to the brief piece of audible dialogue.
** At the party Carl says "I'd like to have a deep relationship with a beautiful woman who melts from the very first time our eyes meet." At the end of the film he meets a beautiful NSA agent who is impressed by him and gives him her phone number.

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* [[Foreshadowing/LiveActionFilms Foreshadowing]]
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Foreshadowing]]: Early in the film, a security guard is watching Creator/OrsonWelles' ''Film/TouchOfEvil''. Pay attention to the brief piece of audible dialogue.
** At the party Carl says "I'd like to have a deep relationship with a beautiful woman who melts from the very first time our eyes meet." At the end of the film he meets a beautiful NSA agent who is impressed by him and gives him her phone number.
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15th Oct '15 1:11:59 AM TrollBrutal
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* TheGreatPoliticsMessUp: Serves as part of the background story, being released in 1992. See also WhyWeAreBummedCommunismFell below.
--> '''Gregor:''' The last few years have been very confusing for people in my line of work.
14th Oct '15 5:08:25 PM bassmedic87
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** '''Gregor:''' The last few years have been very confusing for people in my line of work.

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** --> '''Gregor:''' The last few years have been very confusing for people in my line of work.
14th Oct '15 5:06:19 PM bassmedic87
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* TheGreatPoliticsMessUp: Serves as part of the background story, being released in 1992. See also WhyWeAreBummedCommunismFell below.
** '''Gregor:''' The last few years have been very confusing for people in my line of work.
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