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14th Aug '15 10:01:27 AM MinsiII
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* ConcealmentEqualsCover: Averted. During the gun fight in Silvia's apartment, Gamba hides behind an inner wall. Tobin, who already knew the place, simply shoots through the wall and kills him.
5th Apr '15 12:37:44 PM Morgenthaler
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* [[spoiler: DecoyProtagonist: Silvia is set up as an innocent person dragged into this plot, when in reality, she's been planning to assassinate Zuwanie for years and it's revealed that Tobin is the true hero.]]

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* [[spoiler: DecoyProtagonist: [[spoiler: Silvia is set up as an innocent person dragged into this plot, when in reality, she's been planning to assassinate Zuwanie for years and it's revealed that Tobin is the true hero.]]



* [[spoiler: EvilAllAlong: Silvia.]]

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* [[spoiler: VillainProtagonist: Silvia.]]

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5th Jan '15 10:24:19 AM nombretomado
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''The Interpreter'' is a movie from 2005 directed by the late Creator/SydneyPollack, staring NicoleKidman and Creator/SeanPenn. A UsefulNotes/UnitedNations Interpreter, Silvia Broome (Kidman) returned late one evening to her work station and overhears a [[HeKnowsTooMuch plot to assassinate]] the leader of her home country. Fearing for her safety a Secret Service Agent in Foreign Dignitary Protection (Penn) is assigned to investigate and keep an eye on her. The movie was the first ever movie to be filmed inside the United Nations including the chambers of the U.N. Security Council. Overall the film revived positive reviews and performed modestly well at the Box Office.

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''The Interpreter'' is a movie from 2005 directed by the late Creator/SydneyPollack, staring NicoleKidman Creator/NicoleKidman and Creator/SeanPenn. A UsefulNotes/UnitedNations Interpreter, Silvia Broome (Kidman) returned late one evening to her work station and overhears a [[HeKnowsTooMuch plot to assassinate]] the leader of her home country. Fearing for her safety a Secret Service Agent in Foreign Dignitary Protection (Penn) is assigned to investigate and keep an eye on her. The movie was the first ever movie to be filmed inside the United Nations including the chambers of the U.N. Security Council. Overall the film revived positive reviews and performed modestly well at the Box Office.
27th Nov '14 8:23:08 AM crazyrabbits
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''The Interpreter'' is a movie from 2005 directed by the late Sydney Pollack, staring NicoleKidman and Creator/SeanPenn. A UsefulNotes/UnitedNations Interpreter, Silvia Broome (Kidman) returned late one evening to her work station and overhears a [[HeKnowsTooMuch plot to assassinate]] the leader of her home country. Fearing for her safety a Secret Service Agent in Foreign Dignitary Protection (Penn) is assigned to investigate and keep an eye on her. The movie was the first ever movie to be filmed inside the United Nations including the chambers of the U.N. Security Council. Overall the film revived positive reviews and performed modestly well at the Box Office.

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''The Interpreter'' is a movie from 2005 directed by the late Sydney Pollack, Creator/SydneyPollack, staring NicoleKidman and Creator/SeanPenn. A UsefulNotes/UnitedNations Interpreter, Silvia Broome (Kidman) returned late one evening to her work station and overhears a [[HeKnowsTooMuch plot to assassinate]] the leader of her home country. Fearing for her safety a Secret Service Agent in Foreign Dignitary Protection (Penn) is assigned to investigate and keep an eye on her. The movie was the first ever movie to be filmed inside the United Nations including the chambers of the U.N. Security Council. Overall the film revived positive reviews and performed modestly well at the Box Office.



* WhatCouldHaveBeen: Several RealLife diplomats who were at the UN during the filming expressed interest in [[TheCameo playing themselves]], but the UN forbade it.
* YouHaveToBelieveMe: Averted. Sylvia clearly and concisely explains what she overheard, and her tip is dealt with competently and professionally.

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: Several RealLife diplomats who were at the UN during the filming expressed interest in [[TheCameo playing themselves]], but the UN forbade it.
* YouHaveToBelieveMe: Averted. Sylvia clearly and concisely explains what she overheard, and her tip is dealt with competently and professionally.professionally.
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9th Nov '14 9:44:07 PM Cindylover1969
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* OhCrap: In the scene where Tobin's colleague Doug is trailing bad guy Gamba on a bus, a passenger says "Would you look at that - guy forgot his lunch" and picks up a brown bag Gamba left. Doug then says "Oh, man" when he realises [[spoiler: that the bus is about to blow up...]]

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* OhCrap: In the scene where Tobin's colleague Doug is trailing tailing bad guy Gamba on a bus, [[spoiler: just after Gamba gets off a passenger says "Would you look at that - guy forgot his lunch" and picks up a brown bag Gamba he left. Doug then says "Oh, man" when he realises [[spoiler: that the bus is about to blow up...]]
9th Nov '14 9:41:42 PM Cindylover1969
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This was the final film Pollack directed ([[Film/MadeOfHonor though not the final one he appeared in]]).

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This was the final film Pollack directed ([[Film/MadeOfHonor though not (though ''Made Of Honor'' was the final last one he appeared in]]).
actually made as an actor).
9th Nov '14 9:40:16 PM Cindylover1969
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''The Interpreter'' is a movie from 2005 directed by the late Creator/SydneyPollack, staring NicoleKidman and Creator/SeanPenn. A UsefulNotes/UnitedNations Interpreter, Silvia Broome (Kidman) returned late one evening to her work station and overhears a [[HeKnowsTooMuch plot to assassinate]] the leader of her home country. Fearing for her safety a Secret Service Agent in Foreign Dignitary Protection (Penn) is assigned to investigate and keep an eye on her. The movie was the first ever movie to be filmed inside the United Nations including the chambers of the U.N. Security Council. Overall the film revived positive reviews and performed modestly well at the Box Office.

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''The Interpreter'' is a movie from 2005 directed by the late Creator/SydneyPollack, Sydney Pollack, staring NicoleKidman and Creator/SeanPenn. A UsefulNotes/UnitedNations Interpreter, Silvia Broome (Kidman) returned late one evening to her work station and overhears a [[HeKnowsTooMuch plot to assassinate]] the leader of her home country. Fearing for her safety a Secret Service Agent in Foreign Dignitary Protection (Penn) is assigned to investigate and keep an eye on her. The movie was the first ever movie to be filmed inside the United Nations including the chambers of the U.N. Security Council. Overall the film revived positive reviews and performed modestly well at the Box Office.
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This was the final film Pollack directed ([[Film/MadeOfHonor though not the final one he appeared in]]).



* BatmanGambit: [[spoiler: Silvia's plan to assassinate Zuwanie is one that's hinging on 1) Him coming to the UN to begin with and 2) going into the safe room where she is waiting.]]

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* BatmanGambit: [[spoiler: Silvia's plan to assassinate Zuwanie is one that's hinging on 1) Him him coming to the UN to begin with and 2) going into the safe room where she is waiting.]]



* CreatorCameo: Director Sydney Pollack plays Tobin's boss.



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* OhCrap: In the scene where Tobin's colleague Doug is trailing bad guy Gamba on a bus, a passenger says "Would you look at that - guy forgot his lunch" and picks up a brown bag Gamba left. Doug then says "Oh, man" when he realises [[spoiler: that the bus is about to blow up...]]
16th Jun '14 4:35:29 PM BadSplice
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* TheReveal: [[spoiler: Silvia is attempting to assassinate Zuwanie.]]
** [[spoiler: The initial assassins were an attempt by Zuwanie to deter his opponents from indicting him.]]
16th Jun '14 4:33:01 PM BadSplice
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** [[spoiler: Furthermore is the implication that she's been working at the UN for years hoping that this would happen.]]


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* [[spoiler: VillainProtagonist: Silvia.]]
16th Jun '14 4:28:37 PM BadSplice
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* BatmanGambit: [[spoiler: Silvia's plan to assassinate Zuwanie is one that's hinging on 1) Him coming to the UN to begin with and 2) going into the safe room where she is waiting.]]
* BlackAndGreyMorality: Zuwanie is by all accounts a despicable human being, [[spoiler: but Silvia has also been planning to kill him.]]



* [[spoiler: DecoyProtagonist: Silvia is set up as an innocent person dragged into this plot, when in reality, she's been planning to assassinate Zuwanie for years and it's revealed that Tobin is the true hero.]]



* [[spoiler: EvilAllAlong: Silvia.]]



* ProtagonistJourneyToVillain: Zuwanie was initially hailed as a hero for his role in overthrowing an extremely corrupt government. Now he's internationally despised for his regime's many human rights abuses. FBI Agent King comments on many rulers this has happened to: "They all begin as liberators and 20 minutes later they're as corrupt as the tyrants they've overthrown."

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* ProtagonistJourneyToVillain: Zuwanie was initially hailed as a hero for his role in overthrowing an extremely corrupt government. Now he's internationally despised for his regime's many human rights abuses. FBI Agent King comments on many rulers this has happened to: "They all begin as liberators and 20 minutes later they're as corrupt as the tyrants they've overthrown." [[spoiler: It's however a subversion for Silvia. She's been planning to assassinate Zuwanie for years.]]
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