History Film / TheLastDragon

23rd Aug '17 9:14:32 PM xelldx
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* ManBitesMan: Sho'Nuff bites a man's ankle during the theater fight.
20th Jul '17 9:48:18 PM ShaiPa
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* TheEighties: Embarrassingly so, especially when the CelebrityStar is [[Music/PrincesAssociates Vanity]] .



* AffectionateParody : Of 70s [[MartialArtsMovie martial arts movies]], especially those by Creator/BruceLee. A movie theater that seems to mainly show such is a central location in the story.
* ArrogantKungFuGuy -- "Sho'Nuff!!"
* ArrowCatch - Leroy is deemed ready to leave his training when he is able to catch the right arrow [[DontThinkFeel without understanding]] how he did it.
* AscendedFanboy - Leroy is ''really'' into Creator/BruceLee.
* BadassBoast -- "Who's the master?! Sho'Nuff!! Shogun of Harlem!!"
* BattleAura - Leroy spends the movie trying to understand how to call upon [[PowerGlows "The Glow"]]. He is more than a little surprised [[spoiler: when Sho'Nuff summons it without effort]].

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* AffectionateParody : AffectionateParody: Of 70s [[MartialArtsMovie martial arts movies]], especially those by Creator/BruceLee. A movie theater that seems to mainly show such is a central location in the story.
* ArrogantKungFuGuy -- ArrogantKungFuGuy: "Sho'Nuff!!"
* ArrowCatch - ArrowCatch: Leroy is deemed ready to leave his training when he is able to catch the right arrow [[DontThinkFeel without understanding]] how he did it.
* AscendedFanboy - AscendedFanboy: Leroy is ''really'' into Creator/BruceLee.
* BadassBoast -- BadassBoast: "Who's the master?! Sho'Nuff!! Shogun of Harlem!!"
* BattleAura - BattleAura: Leroy spends the movie trying to understand how to call upon [[PowerGlows "The Glow"]]. He is more than a little surprised [[spoiler: when Sho'Nuff summons it without effort]].



* BriefcaseFullOfMoney: Offered to and refused by Sho'nuff
* BondVillainStupidity: Sho'Nuff and his gang insist on martial arts beatdowns. The media-obsessed Arkadian's desire to "put on a show" is more important to him than immediately winning; he even [[WhyDontYouJustShootHim stops one of his henchmen]] from shooting Leroy during a big staged fight. Once the show is over, however..

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* BriefcaseFullOfMoney: Offered to and refused by Sho'nuff
* BondVillainStupidity: Sho'Nuff and his gang insist on martial arts beatdowns. The media-obsessed Arkadian's desire to "put on a show" is more important to him than immediately winning; he even [[WhyDontYouJustShootHim stops one of his henchmen]] from shooting Leroy during a big staged fight. Once the show is over, however..however ...
* * BriefcaseFullOfMoney: Offered to and refused by Sho'nuff.



* CarnivalOfKillers - Mr. Arkadian's response to Leroy's repeated [[CurbStompBattle beatdowns]] of his thugs.

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* CarnivalOfKillers - CarnivalOfKillers: Mr. Arkadian's response to Leroy's repeated [[CurbStompBattle beatdowns]] of his thugs.



* CelibateHero: Bruce Leroy [[UnusualEuphemism does not even have a paintbrush]]. He cannot even draw …

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* CelibateHero: Bruce Leroy [[UnusualEuphemism does not even have a paintbrush]]. He cannot even draw …draw.



* TheEighties: Embarrassingly so, especially when the CelebrityStar is [[Music/PrincesAssociates Vanity]] .



* LampshadeHanging: "[[PowerGlows The Glow]]" plays when Leroy attains his BattleAura.



* LampshadeHanging: "[[PowerGlows The Glow]]" plays when Leroy attains his BattleAura.



* MagicFeather - Leroy's mentor gives him a secret talisman used to unlock "The Glow". It turns out to be a belt buckle.

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* MagicFeather - MagicFeather: Leroy's mentor gives him a secret talisman used to unlock "The Glow". It turns out to be a belt buckle.



* NonActorVehicle -Vanity remains better known as a singer than an actress

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* NonActorVehicle -Vanity NonActorVehicle: Vanity remains better known as a singer than an actressactress.



* PowerGlows - According to the movie, a true master of Kung-Fu literally lights up when he fights. {{Lampshaded}} in both the song "The Glow" by Willie Hutch and the ExpositoryThemeTune.

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* PowerGlows - PowerGlows: According to the movie, a true master of Kung-Fu literally lights up when he fights. {{Lampshaded}} in both the song "The Glow" by Willie Hutch and the ExpositoryThemeTune.



* QuirkyMinibossSquad - Mr. Arkadian's gang of fighters is... colorful.

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* QuirkyMinibossSquad - QuirkyMinibossSquad: Mr. Arkadian's gang of fighters is...is ... colorful.



* TricksterMentor - Leroy's sensei teaches him the deeper meaning of Kung Fu primarily by sending him on wild goose chases.

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* TricksterMentor - TricksterMentor: Leroy's sensei teaches him the deeper meaning of Kung Fu primarily by sending him on wild goose chases.
16th Apr '17 8:06:00 PM valhallaerikson
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* SmugSnake: Mr.Arkadian believes he's a MagnificentBastard but lacks the finesse to life up to the title.
4th Apr '17 9:29:45 PM Geoduck
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--> '''Sho'nuff''': "Keep your money. You just get that sucker to the designated place at the designated time, and I will gladly designate his ass... for dismemberment!"

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--> '''Sho'nuff''': "Keep Keep your money. You just get that sucker to the designated place at the designated time, and I will gladly designate his ass... for dismemberment!" dismemberment!



* BulletCatch: Leroy does this at the end of the film, ''with his teeth''. Much earlier Sho'Nuff mentioned such a trick mockingly:

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* BulletCatch: Leroy does this at the end of the film, ''with ''[[NowThatsUsingYourTeeth with his teeth''.teeth]]''. Much earlier Sho'Nuff mentioned such a trick mockingly:
23rd Mar '17 8:53:53 AM Jhamin
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** When he shows up with his gang in Leroy's family pizzeria everyone there is visibly confused as to who these nutbars are. An odd reaction for an infamous crime lord.
12th Jan '17 9:58:13 AM DemonDuckofDoom
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* BigBadDuumvirate: Sno'nuff, crime lord of Harlem, and Eddie Arkadian, a CorruptCorporateExecutive willing to do anything for a client to make it big, unite to take Leroy down.
30th Dec '16 1:41:52 PM vibes
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* TheEighties: Embarrassingly so, especially when the CelebrityStar is Music/{{Vanity}}.

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* TheEighties: Embarrassingly so, especially when the CelebrityStar is Music/{{Vanity}}.[[Music/PrincesAssociates Vanity]] .
17th Oct '16 5:30:45 PM mkmckoy
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* YourPrincessIsInAnotherCastle: Bruce Leory defeats Sho’nuff after a grueling battle, only to have Eddie pull a gun on him.
24th Sep '16 10:34:08 AM nombretomado
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* AffectionateParody : Of 70s [[MartialArtsMovie martial arts movies]], especially those by BruceLee. A movie theater that seems to mainly show such is a central location in the story.

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* AffectionateParody : Of 70s [[MartialArtsMovie martial arts movies]], especially those by BruceLee.Creator/BruceLee. A movie theater that seems to mainly show such is a central location in the story.



* AscendedFanboy - Leroy is ''really'' into BruceLee.

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* AscendedFanboy - Leroy is ''really'' into BruceLee.Creator/BruceLee.



** His study of martial arts and Chinese culture has earned Leroy the nickname [[BruceLee Bruce Leroy]]. It's actually so pervasive that some people/tropers spell his name Le''e''roy even when they are leaving out the "Bruce".

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** His study of martial arts and Chinese culture has earned Leroy the nickname [[BruceLee [[Creator/BruceLee Bruce Leroy]]. It's actually so pervasive that some people/tropers spell his name Le''e''roy even when they are leaving out the "Bruce".
8th Aug '16 4:54:49 PM mkmckoy
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* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Eddie and Angela each give each other really good ones before she leaves him for good.

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* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Eddie and Angela each give each the other really good ones before she leaves him for good.
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