History Film / UndercoverBrother

14th Nov '17 11:45:28 PM DrOO7
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* CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass: A villainous version. Despite his goofiness, Mr. Feather is a very effective [[TheDragon Dragon]] to The Man and can handle himself very well in a fight.
14th Nov '17 11:17:12 PM DrOO7
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* DreadlockRasta: Undercover Brother disguises himself as this at one point, even quipping "[[UsefulNotes/{{Jamaica}} Ja Mon. Rasta!]]"
19th Oct '17 10:18:41 AM creader
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* LostInTranslation: The movie is notable for being a pain to translate for foreign audiences since many jokes used in the movie only had sense for American viewers, but '''not''' for anyone outside the U.S. (like the infamous mayonnaise scene)



* [[MeaningfulName/{{Film}} Meaningful Name]]: A white woman named Penelope Snow.

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* [[MeaningfulName/{{Film}} Meaningful Name]]: MeaningfulName: A white woman named Penelope Snow.



* [[ShoutOut/{{Films}} Shout Out]]: Multiple examples.

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* [[ShoutOut/{{Films}} Shout Out]]: Multiple examples.ShoutOut: Bruce Leroy is the main character of ''Film/TheLastDragon''.



* [[TrailersAlwaysSpoil/LiveActionFilms Trailers Always Spoil]]: One of the trailers specifically said that Penelope Snow was [[spoiler:White She Devil, AKA "Black Man's Kryptonite"]], which was a major reveal/surprise.

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* [[TrailersAlwaysSpoil/LiveActionFilms Trailers Always Spoil]]: TrailersAlwaysSpoil: One of the trailers specifically said that Penelope Snow was [[spoiler:White She Devil, AKA "Black Man's Kryptonite"]], which was a major reveal/surprise.
28th Aug '17 10:20:55 AM SymBionicFan
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* TheHeavy: Mr. Feather is a much bigger threat than his boss, as he is shown frequently throughout the film.
24th Aug '17 7:18:30 PM SymBionicFan
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* BigBad: Mr. Feather.



* TheDragon: Mr. Feather

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* TheDragon: Mr. FeatherFeather to The Man.


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* GreaterScopeVillain: The Man, a racist Caucasian who wants to rid the world of African-Americans.


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* TheUnseen: The Man's face is always hidden in shadow.
5th Aug '17 6:26:59 AM Arivne
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* DesignatedGirlFight: When Undercover Brother and Sista Girl square off against White She Devil and two male {{mooks}}, Sista Girl fights White She Devil and Undercover Brother deals with the {{mooks}}.
16th Jul '17 7:39:05 PM jormis29
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* SpinningPaper: During a scene showing various ways that black performers are falling under the effect of The Man's mind control drug, one of the warning signs is a newspaper story (John Singleton to remake "Driving Miss Daisy") in a spinning paper.

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* SpinningPaper: During a scene showing various ways that black performers are falling under the effect of The Man's mind control drug, one of the warning signs is a newspaper story (John Singleton (Creator/JohnSingleton to remake "Driving Miss Daisy") ''Theatre/DrivingMissDaisy'') in a spinning paper.
24th Jun '17 6:10:52 AM Arivne
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* ProductPlacement: Several times in the movie Undercover Brother is shown drinking a Big Gulp (a beverage cup sold by 7-11) full of orange soda.
24th Jun '17 5:45:41 AM Arivne
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* SpinningPaper: During a scene showing various ways that black performers are falling under the effect of The Man's mind control drug, one of the displays uses a newspaper story in a spinning paper.

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* SpinningPaper: During a scene showing various ways that black performers are falling under the effect of The Man's mind control drug, one of the displays uses warning signs is a newspaper story (John Singleton to remake "Driving Miss Daisy") in a spinning paper.
24th Jun '17 5:36:29 AM Arivne
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* ArtisticLicenseGunSafety: After Undercover Brother grabs a shotgun away from Conspiracy Brother, he carelessly swings it around, pointing it at Sista Girl, Conspiracy Brother and the Chief. As an expert and experienced combatant he should have known better.
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