History Film / TheMirrorHasTwoFaces

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* RageAgainstTheReflection: After she failed to get Greg to have sex with her and while he's cluelessly stating he forgives her for breaking their agreement, Rose is sobbing in the bathroom and when she sees the mirror, rather than smashing it, she covers it with towel she's sobbing with and continues sobbing.
19th Apr '16 7:19:05 PM toongrrl1990
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* TheGloriousWarOfSisterlyRivalry: Rose and Claire. Rose is sweet, intellectual, generous, kind, good-humored, humorous, and dowdy while Claire is glamorous yet self-centered, bitchy, miserable, shallow, and unfaithful.



* HeroesWantRedheads: Gregory's ex-girlfriend was a flame-haired Elle [=MacPherson=]; he has a student in his class who wants to lean into this trope with him.

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* HeroesWantRedheads: Gregory's ex-girlfriend was a flame-haired Elle [=MacPherson=]; [=MacPherson=], he gets enticed by a redhaired actress for a phone sex line, and he has a student in his class who wants to lean into this trope with him.



* OldMaid: Rose

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* OldMaid: RoseRose.
* PinkMeansFeminine: Rose, while clad in black a lot and not loving the pink bridesmaid dress she wears, loves to decorate her room and wear her nightwear in this color; ties into her sweet and romance loving personality.


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* WhiteSheep: Rose is this compared with her vain and competitive mother and sister.
17th Apr '16 8:28:58 PM toongrrl1990
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* CallingTheOldLadyOut: Rose to Hannah after she announces her engagement; Rose calls Hannah out for being controlling and for her attitude that her "less attractive" daughter has found a man that wants her. Hannah later relents that it's true she was jealous.

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* CallingTheOldLadyOut: [[CallingTheOldManOut Calling the Old Lady Out]]: Rose to Hannah after she announces her engagement; Rose calls Hannah out for being controlling and for her attitude that her "less attractive" daughter has found a man that wants her. Hannah later relents that it's true she was jealous.
17th Apr '16 7:36:52 PM toongrrl1990
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* ExtremeDoormat: Rose, to Gregory's ideas, her Mother, and Claire; Alex and Roses's late father are this to their wives.
17th Apr '16 7:24:48 PM toongrrl1990
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* AnguishedDeclarationOfLove: At the end of the film, Greg just wants Rose to know that he loved her and he was attracted to her before her makeover, [[IJustWantMyBelovedToBeHappy even though he thinks she’s with Alex now]]. He’s overjoyed to discover that this is not the case

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* AnguishedDeclarationOfLove: At the end of the film, Greg just wants Rose to know that he loved her and he was attracted to her before her makeover, [[IJustWantMyBelovedToBeHappy even though he thinks she’s with Alex now]]. He’s overjoyed to discover that this is not the casecase.
* AwfulWeddedLife: Alex and Claire, Alex adores her but she finds him annoying and even makes it clear.
17th Apr '16 7:16:09 PM toongrrl1990
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* BreakUpToMakeUp: It’s only after Rose tells Greg that she doesn’t want a passionless marriage and breaks up with him that Greg realizes that he was in love with her all along

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* BreakUpToMakeUp: It’s only after Rose tells Greg that she doesn’t want a passionless marriage and breaks up with him that Greg realizes that he was in love with her all alongalong.
* CallingTheOldLadyOut: Rose to Hannah after she announces her engagement; Rose calls Hannah out for being controlling and for her attitude that her "less attractive" daughter has found a man that wants her. Hannah later relents that it's true she was jealous.
17th Apr '16 7:12:39 PM toongrrl1990
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* CourtlyLove: Rose brings this up in her lecture

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* CourtlyLove: Rose brings this up in her lecturelecture.
* DaddysGirl: Rose, her late father adored her and she was the first baby he ever held; they even looked alike and shared personality traits.


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* HeelRealization: Hannah has this when she thinks about Rose's low self-esteem and states that parents never plan to hurt their children.
17th Apr '16 6:06:01 PM toongrrl1990
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* BrainyBrunette: Rose, a professor is brown haired until her makeover.


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* EveryoneLovesBlondes: A taxi rudely ditches Rose for a tarted up blonde and she dyes her hair blonde after her makeover and starts receiving more male attention.


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* HeroesWantRedheads: Gregory's ex-girlfriend was a flame-haired Elle [=MacPherson=]; he has a student in his class who wants to lean into this trope with him.
17th Apr '16 5:55:38 PM toongrrl1990
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* FatBestFriend: Rose's friend Doris, unusually for this trope, she is less awkward with the opposite sex.
11th Apr '16 6:44:38 PM toongrrl1990
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* BettyAndVeronica: In the beginning of the film, Rose is the Betty and Claire is the Veronica for Alex. Rose herself winds up playing both roles, starting off as the Betty then becoming the Veronica for Greg, who realizes that he’s in love with the “old Rose” (Betty)

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* BettyAndVeronica: In the beginning of the film, Rose is the Betty and Claire is the Veronica for Alex. Alex, both end up rejecting him; Rose herself winds up playing both roles, starting off as the Betty then becoming the Veronica for Greg, who realizes that he’s in love with the “old Rose” (Betty)
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