History Film / TheRulingClass

8th Mar '17 1:25:51 AM Shadowgazer
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* LyricalDissonance: The 'cured' Jack leads a rousing rendition of 'Dem Bones'... singing about the bones he'd like to break if you put a toe outside Old English Values. It doubles as a brief VillainSong with members of the community like Dimmersdale, Mrs Treadwell and Mrs Piggot joining him.

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* LyricalDissonance: The 'cured' Jack leads a rousing rendition of 'Dem Bones'... singing about the bones he'd like to break if you put a toe outside Old English Values. It doubles as a brief VillainSong with members of the community like Dimmersdale, Dinsdale, Mrs Treadwell and Mrs Piggot joining him.



* MoralGuardians: After his 'cure', Jack becomes one of the lethal variety.

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* MoralGuardians: After his 'cure', Jack becomes one [[KnightTemplar of the lethal variety.]]



* TherapyBackfire: In the second half, the Gurneys try to get the Earl committed. Instead, the psychiatrist JOINS HIM IN SONG and gives him a clean bill of mental health.

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* TherapyBackfire: In the second half, the Gurneys try Charles Gurney tries to get the Earl committed. Instead, the psychiatrist JOINS HIM IN SONG and gives him a clean bill of mental health.



* UpperClassTwit: Dimmesdale. "Oh please help! I'm stuck in the brambles!"

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* UpperClassTwit: Dimmesdale.Dinsdale. "Oh please help! I'm stuck in the brambles!"
7th Mar '17 3:58:18 AM Shadowgazer
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* AGodAmI: The 14th Earl of Gurney in spades. Shared with and contested by another delusional who believes he is the angry, Old Testament God. Its actually ok as long as he believes that God is love. [[spoiler: Its a different story once he believes that the world and God works by cruelty and not by love.]]

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* AGodAmI: The 14th Earl of Gurney in spades. Shared with and contested by another delusional who believes he is the angry, Old Testament God. Its actually ok as long as he believes that God is love. [[spoiler: Its a different story once he believes that the world and God works by cruelty and not by love.]]



* LyricalDissonance: The 'cured' Jack leads a rousing rendition of 'Dem Bones'... singing about the bones he'd like to break if you put a toe outside Old English Values.

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* LyricalDissonance: The 'cured' Jack leads a rousing rendition of 'Dem Bones'... singing about the bones he'd like to break if you put a toe outside Old English Values. It doubles as a brief VillainSong with members of the community like Dimmersdale, Mrs Treadwell and Mrs Piggot joining him.



* TheMusical: Certainly qualifies, as characters burst into choreographed numbers on several occasions. Some of the singers are even sane.

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* TheMusical: Certainly qualifies, as characters burst into choreographed numbers on several occasions. Some or rather most of the singers are even sane.
7th Mar '17 3:32:39 AM Shadowgazer
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* AGodAmI: The 14th Earl of Gurney in spades. Shared with and contested by another delusional who believes he is the angry, Old Testament God.

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* AGodAmI: The 14th Earl of Gurney in spades. Shared with and contested by another delusional who believes he is the angry, Old Testament God. Its actually ok as long as he believes that God is love. [[spoiler: Its a different story once he believes that the world and God works by cruelty and not by love.]]
27th Aug '16 9:44:45 AM mlsmithca
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* [[spoiler: TheButlerDidIt: Tucker is framed for this to keep Jack out of prison after he murders a lover.]]

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* [[spoiler: TheButlerDidIt: Tucker is framed for this to keep Jack out of prison after he murders a lover.]]



* [[spoiler: UsefulNotes/JackTheRipper: The delusion that replaces the 14th Earl's far more benevolent Christ role. He murders two women, including his wife.]]



* WordSaladHumor: Jack's prone to this in the first half.

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* WordSaladHumor: Jack's prone to this in the first half.half.
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10th Dec '15 6:49:27 AM AllenbysEyes
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* UpperClassTwit: Dimmesdale. "Oh please help! I'm stuck in the brambles!"

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* UpperClassTwit: Dimmesdale. "Oh please help! I'm stuck in the brambles!"brambles!"
* WordSaladHumor: Jack's prone to this in the first half.
7th Dec '14 12:34:07 PM Patachou
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* [[spoiler: JackTheRipper: The delusion that replaces the 14th Earl's far more benevolent Christ role. He murders two women, including his wife.]]

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* [[spoiler: JackTheRipper: UsefulNotes/JackTheRipper: The delusion that replaces the 14th Earl's far more benevolent Christ role. He murders two women, including his wife.]]
19th Nov '14 8:10:40 PM FlamingSwordOfDoom
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20th Jan '14 2:23:48 AM CaseyJonesCaseyJones
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* LaserGuidedKarma: Jack's uncle is reduced to a hospitalized invalid after trying to have his nephew committed. The same goes for his psychiatrist, who ends up contorting painfully under electro-shock therapy.
20th Jan '14 2:20:37 AM CaseyJonesCaseyJones
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* SkywardScream: Jack gives us a horrifying one, showing he's completely snapped.
20th Jan '14 2:15:17 AM CaseyJonesCaseyJones
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* Hallucinations: The 14th Earl has a few, between seeing lightning coursing between the Old Testament God's fingers, a man in a gorilla suit, even transporting himself to Edwardian London.

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* Hallucinations: {{Hallucinations}}: The 14th Earl has a few, between seeing lightning coursing between the Old Testament God's fingers, a man in a gorilla suit, even transporting himself to Edwardian London.
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