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30th Nov '16 12:03:34 PM advengine
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* BlueBlood: When [[spoiler:Lamia cuts Primus's throat in the bath, he bleeds blue.

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* BlueBlood: When [[spoiler:Lamia cuts Primus's throat in the bath, he bleeds blue.]]
30th Nov '16 12:02:21 PM advengine
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* BlackComedy: The scene where the princes drink a toast to their quest for the ruby, after which Tertius and the Bishop drop dead from poisoning.
* BlueBlood: When [[spoiler:Lamia cuts Primus's throat in the bath]], he bleeds blue.

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* BlackComedy: The scene where the princes drink a toast to their quest for the ruby, after [[spoiler:after which Tertius and the Bishop drop dead from poisoning.
poisoning]].
* BlueBlood: When [[spoiler:Lamia cuts Primus's throat in the bath]], bath, he bleeds blue.
23rd Nov '16 11:36:50 AM MikaHaeli8
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** The children of the Lord of Stormhold, Primus, Secundus, ... [[NumericalThemeNaming and so on]]. Their [[OutnumberedSibling only]] sister Una counts as well, "Una" meaning "single" or "one."

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** The children of the Lord of Stormhold, Primus, Secundus, ... [[NumericalThemeNaming and so on]]. Their [[OutnumberedSibling only]] sister Una counts as well, "Una" meaning "single" or "one."" [[spoiler:With this in mind, with a name like '''Tri'''stan, the protagonist being a member of the royal family [[WalkingSpoiler should have been a dead giveaway.]]]]
11th Nov '16 3:47:01 PM PaulA
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Added DiffLines:

* AdaptationNameChange:
** Tristan Thorn was Tristran Thorn in the book. The director has said that this was initially a typo that they decided to run with.
** Captain Shakespeare of the ''Caspertine''; in the book, the ship Tristran and Yvaine travel on is the ''Perdita'', and its captain is named Alberic. They were renamed to acknowledge that the captain in the film is effectively a new character, with a different personality and backstory and a larger role in the plot.
28th Sep '16 4:22:04 PM DreadPirate7
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* PeoplePuppets: Of the corpse kind, via VoodooDoll. [[spoiler:Septimus is animated by one of the witches to engage in a sword fight with the protagonist.]]

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* PeoplePuppets: Of the corpse kind, via VoodooDoll. [[spoiler:Septimus is animated by one of the witches to engage in a sword fight with the protagonist. Cue hilarious cut to the rest of the princes' ghosts looking at Septimus' ghost, who looks flustered and confused.]]
26th Sep '16 6:53:42 PM dmcreif
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* SpottingTheThread: Septimus suspects that his soothsayer is not being honest, in spite of the guy's claims that he's following what his runes tell him. Septimus promptly asks the soothsayer some questions about himself that he knows are true. He sees that the runes land with the symbols facing up if the answer is yes. Then he asks if begging or pleading has ever convinced him to spare a traitor, something he knows is ''not'' true. This causes him to notice that the runes land with the symbols facing down if the answer is "no". Septimus then has the soothsayer throw the runes as high as he can. While they're still in the air, he asks, "[[WhamLine Do you work for my brother]]?" [[OhCrap The soothsayer's face turns to shock as the runes land with the symbols facing up]]. When they stop moving, Septimus fatally stabs his treacherous soothsayer through the heart.

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* SpottingTheThread: Septimus suspects that his soothsayer is not being honest, in spite of the guy's claims that he's following what his runes tell him. To test his loyalty, Septimus promptly asks the soothsayer some questions about himself that he knows are true. He sees that the runes land with the symbols facing up if the answer is yes. Then he asks if begging or pleading has ever convinced him to spare a traitor, something he knows is ''not'' true. This causes him to notice that the runes land with the symbols facing down if the answer is "no". Septimus then has the soothsayer throw the runes as high as he can. While they're still in the air, he asks, "[[WhamLine Do you work for my brother]]?" [[OhCrap The soothsayer's face turns to shock as the runes land with the symbols facing up]]. When they stop moving, Septimus fatally stabs his treacherous soothsayer through the heart.
26th Sep '16 1:33:30 PM dmcreif
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* ManIFeelLikeAWoman: Bernard checks him/herself out after Lamia transforms him into a girl. Though his sex is changed, Lamia didn't do as good a job with transforming his voice, so he replies with a masculine voice when he tries to serve poisoned wine to Tristan in the stable.

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* ManIFeelLikeAWoman: Bernard checks him/herself him/herself(?) out after Lamia transforms him into a girl. Though his sex is changed, Lamia didn't do as good a job with transforming his voice, so he replies with a masculine voice when he tries to serve poisoned wine to Tristan in the stable.



* SpottingTheThread: Septimus suspects his soothsayer of treachery. So he asks the soothsayer some basic questions about himself that he knows are true. He sees that if the answer is "yes," the runes land with the symbols facing up. Then he asks if begging or pleading has ever convinced him to spare a traitor, something he know is ''not'' true. He sees that if the answer is "no," the runes land with the symbols facing down. Now that he knows what means "no" and "yes", Septimus has the soothsayer throw the runes high. While they're still in the air, he asks, "[[WhamLine Do you work for my brother]]?" In slow motion, [[OhCrap the soothsayer's face turns to a look of shock as the runes land with the symbols facing up]]. When they stop moving, Septimus fatally stabs his treacherous soothsayer through the heart.

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* SpottingTheThread: Septimus suspects that his soothsayer is not being honest, in spite of treachery. So he the guy's claims that he's following what his runes tell him. Septimus promptly asks the soothsayer some basic questions about himself that he knows are true. He sees that if the answer is "yes," the runes land with the symbols facing up. up if the answer is yes. Then he asks if begging or pleading has ever convinced him to spare a traitor, something he know knows is ''not'' true. He sees This causes him to notice that if the answer is "no," the runes land with the symbols facing down. Now that he knows what means "no" and "yes", down if the answer is "no". Septimus then has the soothsayer throw the runes high. as high as he can. While they're still in the air, he asks, "[[WhamLine Do you work for my brother]]?" In slow motion, [[OhCrap the The soothsayer's face turns to a look of shock as the runes land with the symbols facing up]]. When they stop moving, Septimus fatally stabs his treacherous soothsayer through the heart.heart.
-->'''Septimus:''' So, do we continue west?
7th Sep '16 11:48:20 AM HeraldAlberich
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** Lamia stops by a goatherd's hut and offers to buy his goat. When Bernard points out that one goat isn't strong enough to pull her cart, she quips, "Hmm. You're quite right," [[BalefulPolymorph turn Bernard into another goat]] and takes them both. The hapless goatherd gets dragged along by the villains for most of the rest of the film.

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** Lamia stops by a goatherd's hut and offers to buy his goat. When Bernard points out that one goat isn't strong enough to pull her cart, she quips, "Hmm. You're quite right," [[BalefulPolymorph turn turns Bernard into another goat]] goat,]] and takes them both. The hapless goatherd gets dragged along by the villains for most of the rest of the film.
1st Sep '16 10:45:21 AM dmcreif
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** Lamia stops by a goatherd's hut and offers to buy his goat. When he points out that one goat isn't enough to pull her cart, she decides to [[BalefulPolymorph turn him into another goat]] and take them both. The hapless goatherd gets dragged along by the villains for most of the rest of the film.

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** Lamia stops by a goatherd's hut and offers to buy his goat. When he Bernard points out that one goat isn't strong enough to pull her cart, she decides to quips, "Hmm. You're quite right," [[BalefulPolymorph turn him Bernard into another goat]] and take takes them both. The hapless goatherd gets dragged along by the villains for most of the rest of the film.



* BlueBlood: [[VisualPun Literally]] seen when [[spoiler:Lamia cuts Primus's throat in the bath]] and he bleeds blue.

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* BlueBlood: [[VisualPun Literally]] seen when When [[spoiler:Lamia cuts Primus's throat in the bath]] and bath]], he bleeds blue.
10th Jul '16 2:02:08 PM HeraldAlberich
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* BreadEggsMilkSquick: Tristan says he would do the following for Victoria - bring her back her weight in gold, find a diamond the size of her hand and chop off a polar bear's head. The last one acts as a MomentKiller.

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* BreadEggsMilkSquick: Tristan says he would do the following for Victoria - Victoria: bring her back her weight in gold, find a diamond the size of her hand hand, and chop off a polar bear's head. The last one acts as a MomentKiller.



* YoungestChildWins: Played with. Septimus, the youngest prince, is the last heir left standing - because he murdered most of the others. But in a meta sense, he is the prince that has the most screen time and plot relevance.

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* YoungestChildWins: Played with. Septimus, the youngest prince, is the last heir left standing - because standing--because he murdered most of the others. But in a meta sense, he is the prince that has the most screen time and plot relevance.
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