History Film / TheInfernalAffairsTrilogy

27th May '16 4:33:42 AM erforce
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Elements of all three films were streamlined into the [[ForeignRemake remake]] as ''TheDeparted'', which transferred the action to Boston and made the Triad equivalents [[TheIrishMob Irish-American gangsters]] (with a bit of Irish Mob mythology about [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whitey_Bulger Whitey Bulger]] tossed in), and won the 2006 Best Picture Oscar. In Japan, an episode aired in [=TBS=] in 2012 as a remake under the title ''Double Face - Sennyuu Sosa Hen''.

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Elements of all three films were streamlined into the [[ForeignRemake remake]] as ''TheDeparted'', ''Film/TheDeparted'', which transferred the action to Boston and made the Triad equivalents [[TheIrishMob Irish-American gangsters]] (with a bit of Irish Mob mythology about [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whitey_Bulger Whitey Bulger]] tossed in), and won the 2006 Best Picture Oscar. In Japan, an episode aired in [=TBS=] in 2012 as a remake under the title ''Double Face - Sennyuu Sosa Hen''.
26th Nov '15 5:50:17 AM Morgenthaler
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* AffablyEvil: Sam, mostly.

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* %%* AffablyEvil: Sam, mostly.



* BecomingTheMask

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* BlackAndGrayMorality: Especially in the second and third films.

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* %%* BlackAndGrayMorality: Especially in the second and third films.



* ChekhovsGun: [[spoiler: The envelope]] in the first film.
* TheChessmaster: loads, but especially Wong, Sam, Sam's wife Mary, Ming and the younger Ngai.
* CloudCuckooLander: Keung has shades of this.
* CoolShades
* CowboyCop
* DeathIsDramatic
* DestinationDefenestration: [[spoiler: Wong's death.]]
* DetectiveMole: Ming.
* DirtyCop

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* %%* ChekhovsGun: [[spoiler: The envelope]] in the first film.
* %%* TheChessmaster: loads, but especially Wong, Sam, Sam's wife Mary, Ming and the younger Ngai.
* %%* CloudCuckooLander: Keung has shades of this.
* %%* CoolShades
* %%* CowboyCop
* %%* DeathIsDramatic
* %%* DestinationDefenestration: [[spoiler: Wong's death.]]
* %%* DetectiveMole: Ming.
* %%* DirtyCop



* GoingNative

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* %%* GoingNative



* HeroicBSOD: Yan, [[spoiler: after witnessing Wong fall on the taxi he just got off.]]
* HiddenWire
* HiredToHuntYourself: Both Yan and Ming in the first film.
* IKnowYouKnowIKnow

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* %%* HeroicBSOD: Yan, [[spoiler: after witnessing Wong fall on the taxi he just got off.]]
* %%* HiddenWire
* %%* HiredToHuntYourself: Both Yan and Ming in the first film.
* %%* IKnowYouKnowIKnow



* InternalAffairs
* KansasCityShuffle

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* %%* InternalAffairs
* %%* KansasCityShuffle



* LadyMacbeth: Sam's wife Mary.

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* %%* LadyMacbeth: Sam's wife Mary.



* LookBothWays: [[spoiler: The death of Sam's wife Mary]]
* MexicanStandoff
* MindScrew
* MobWar

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* %%* LookBothWays: [[spoiler: The death of Sam's wife Mary]]
* %%* MexicanStandoff
* %%* MindScrew
* %%* MobWar



* NotSoDifferent

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* %%* NotSoDifferent



* OutGambitted
* OutWithABang: The capo "Gandhi" in the second film.

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* %%* OutGambitted
* %%* OutWithABang: The capo "Gandhi" in the second film.



* ThoseTwoGuys: Del Piero and Keung in the first movie.
* ReverseMole

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* %%* ThoseTwoGuys: Del Piero and Keung in the first movie.
* %%* ReverseMole



* RoomFullOfCrazy
* TheShrink: Yan's therapist Dr. Lee.
* ShootTheHostageTaker
* SinisterShades
* SunglassesAtNight: Shen (and all the other sunglasses tropes on this page)

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* %%* RoomFullOfCrazy
* %%* TheShrink: Yan's therapist Dr. Lee.
* %%* ShootTheHostageTaker
* %%* SinisterShades
* %%* SunglassesAtNight: Shen (and all the other sunglasses tropes on this page)



* ThroughTheEyesOfMadness: [[spoiler: Most of the third film.]]

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* %%* ThroughTheEyesOfMadness: [[spoiler: Most of the third film.]]



* XanatosSpeedChess

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* %%* XanatosSpeedChess
2nd Nov '15 2:07:40 PM FF32
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* ChekovsGun: [[spoiler: The envelope]] in the first film.

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* ChekovsGun: ChekhovsGun: [[spoiler: The envelope]] in the first film.
25th Oct '15 5:43:17 AM Ominae
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Elements of all three films were streamlined into the [[ForeignRemake remake]] as ''TheDeparted'', which transferred the action to Boston and made the Triad equivalents [[TheIrishMob Irish-American gangsters]] (with a bit of Irish Mob mythology about [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whitey_Bulger Whitey Bulger]] tossed in), and won the 2006 Best Picture Oscar. In Japanese, an episode aired in [=TBS=] in 2012 as a remake under the title ''Double Face - Sennyuu Sosa Hen''.

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Elements of all three films were streamlined into the [[ForeignRemake remake]] as ''TheDeparted'', which transferred the action to Boston and made the Triad equivalents [[TheIrishMob Irish-American gangsters]] (with a bit of Irish Mob mythology about [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whitey_Bulger Whitey Bulger]] tossed in), and won the 2006 Best Picture Oscar. In Japanese, Japan, an episode aired in [=TBS=] in 2012 as a remake under the title ''Double Face - Sennyuu Sosa Hen''.
25th Oct '15 5:42:38 AM Ominae
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Elements of all three films were streamlined into the [[ForeignRemake remake]] as ''TheDeparted'', which transferred the action to Boston and made the Triad equivalents [[TheIrishMob Irish-American gangsters]] (with a bit of Irish Mob mythology about [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whitey_Bulger Whitey Bulger]] tossed in), and won the 2006 Best Picture Oscar.

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Elements of all three films were streamlined into the [[ForeignRemake remake]] as ''TheDeparted'', which transferred the action to Boston and made the Triad equivalents [[TheIrishMob Irish-American gangsters]] (with a bit of Irish Mob mythology about [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whitey_Bulger Whitey Bulger]] tossed in), and won the 2006 Best Picture Oscar.
Oscar. In Japanese, an episode aired in [=TBS=] in 2012 as a remake under the title ''Double Face - Sennyuu Sosa Hen''.
5th Oct '15 2:26:43 PM DemonDuckofDoom
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* BigBad: The first film has Hon Sam, the Triad boss ordering the infiltration.
23rd Sep '15 9:10:35 PM krumwieder
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* HeroicBSOD: Yan, [[spoiler: after witnessing Wong falls on the taxi he just got off.]]

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* HeroicBSOD: Yan, [[spoiler: after witnessing Wong falls fall on the taxi he just got off.]]
27th Aug '15 6:57:21 PM karstovich2
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Elements of all three films were streamlined into the [[ForeignRemake remake]] as ''TheDeparted'', which transferred the action to Boston and made the Triad equivalents [[TheIrishMob Irish-American gangsters]], and won the 2006 Best Picture Oscar.

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Elements of all three films were streamlined into the [[ForeignRemake remake]] as ''TheDeparted'', which transferred the action to Boston and made the Triad equivalents [[TheIrishMob Irish-American gangsters]], gangsters]] (with a bit of Irish Mob mythology about [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whitey_Bulger Whitey Bulger]] tossed in), and won the 2006 Best Picture Oscar.
11th May '15 7:18:33 AM semper_infidelis
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* RoomFullOfCrazy:

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* RoomFullOfCrazy: RooftopConfrontation: Yan and Ming after they learn of each other's identity.
* RoomFullOfCrazy
11th May '15 7:09:43 AM semper_infidelis
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* DrivenToSuicide: In third film, [[spoiler: after Ming inadvertently revealed himself as Sam's mole, he snapped and killed Yeung before gets wounded by Shen. Ming then attempts suicide by shooting himself through his lower jaw, too bad the bullet doesn't fatally wound him.]]
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