History Film / TheSaint

24th Aug '16 10:37:49 PM lorgskyegon
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* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: As Tretiak tries to escape the rally, General Sklarov orders his troops to catch him and apologizes to President Karpov, blaming a miscommunication in the chain of command. He's still arrested.
9th Feb '16 4:00:36 PM lorgskyegon
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* OhCrap: Tretiak, Ilya, and General Sklarov after the cold fusion machine works and the crowd starts cheering for President Karpov.
* OutGambitted: Tretiak tries to get the cold fusion formula in order to force current president Karpov out of office and install himself. When his pet scientist can't make it work, he tries to get his money back and continue his original plan by getting Karpov to endorse it. Except Emma completes the formula and Simon gives it to Tretiak's scientist (who is not aware of Tretiak's new plan) completes the work and gives it to Tretiak. Simon also tells Karpov to agree that he supported it. It works, Karpov is hailed as a hero, and Tretiak and his allies are arrested.
5th Feb '16 11:28:17 AM SnowHesher
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* VictoriasSecretCompartment: Emma keeps the notes containing her cold fusion formula in her bra.
5th Feb '16 11:27:02 AM SnowHesher
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* {{Adorkable}}: Emma is socially-awkward in a sweet and endearing way.
21st Jan '16 1:41:40 PM Daethalion
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* ArtisticLicensePhysics: Not for the premise of someone discovering cold fusion, but for the means by which they do it. In a lecture, Emma provides absolutely no theoretical background or experimental results on which to base her discovery other than to simply write the finished formula on a chalkboard. She openly admits that the entire discovery was based on a gut feeling and [[HandWave hand waves]] the authenticity of her formula by claiming it's too beautiful to be wrong. Nobody in her audience (who are implied to also be trained scientists) objects to this.
14th Dec '15 9:35:20 PM Cindylover1969
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* InfantImmortality: Averted in the ''very first scene'' when a little girl called Agnes, who the young Simon is attracted to (and vice versa) falls to her death in the orphanage.

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* InfantImmortality: Averted in the ''very first scene'' when a little girl called Agnes, who the young Simon is attracted to (and vice versa) versa), falls to her death in the orphanage.
14th Dec '15 9:34:09 PM Cindylover1969
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* InfantImmortality: Averted in the ''very first scene'' when a little girl called Agnes, who the young Simon is attracted to (and vice versa) falls to her death in the orphanage.
11th Nov '15 4:20:42 AM Morgenthaler
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'''''The Saint''''' is a 1997 film based on [[Franchise/TheSaint the character of Simon Templar]] created by Leslie Charteris. The film stars Val Kilmer, Elisabeth Shue, and Rade Šerbedžija. It was directed by Phillip Noyce and written by Jonathan Hensleigh and Wesley Strick.

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'''''The Saint''''' ''The Saint'' is a 1997 film based on [[Franchise/TheSaint the character of Simon Templar]] created by Leslie Charteris. The film stars Val Kilmer, Elisabeth Shue, and Rade Šerbedžija. It was directed by Phillip Noyce and written by Jonathan Hensleigh and Wesley Strick.



* AdrenalineMakeover: Emma
* BeepingComputers

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* %%* AdrenalineMakeover: Emma
* %%* BeepingComputers



* FakeOutMakeOut: Simon and Emma.

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* %%* FakeOutMakeOut: Simon and Emma.



* HotScientist: Dr. Emma Russell.

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* %%* HotScientist: Dr. Emma Russell.



* LostInACrowd
* LovableRogue: Simon Templar.
* {{Lzherusskie}}: Rade Šerbedžija.
* MasterOfDisguise: Simon, natch.

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* %%* LostInACrowd
* %%* LovableRogue: Simon Templar.
* %%* {{Lzherusskie}}: Rade Šerbedžija.
* %%* MasterOfDisguise: Simon, natch.
10th Jan '15 3:41:11 PM Austin
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* MrFanService: Val Kilmer in his African artist role, sliding a notebook into his pants, in a way that suggests he is wearing no underwear.
* MsFanService: Elizabeth Shue in shirt and bobby socks.
17th Oct '14 9:05:06 AM JoieDeCombat
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* ThemedAliases: All of Simon Templar's aliases are the names of Catholic saints.

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* ThemedAliases: All of Simon Templar's aliases are the names of Catholic saints.saints, including [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_de_Porres Martin De Porres]], [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bruno_of_Cologne Bruno Hartenfaust]], and [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_More Thomas More]].
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