History Film / Virus

24th Apr '16 6:29:04 PM dvorak
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* NailEm: Woods gets shot in the clavicle by a nailgun-wielding gatherer. He spends the next 10 or so minutes whining about it.
24th Apr '16 3:10:05 AM dvorak
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* HellIsThatNoise: the piggish, electronic screech the cyborgs make.
24th Apr '16 3:06:40 AM dvorak
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* TinmanTypist: The Avatar Cyborg in Machine Shop 14 is seen typing on a computer.
24th Apr '16 3:03:49 AM dvorak
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* EvilSoundsDeep: The virus has a very deep MachineMonotone.
24th Apr '16 3:01:04 AM dvorak
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* AttackOfTheKillerWhatever: Alien Computer Virus.

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* AttackOfTheKillerWhatever: Sapient Alien Computer Virus.



* EvilSmellsBad: The cyborgs are said to smell "like dog shit".



* FaceRevealingTurn: [[spoiler: Cyborg!Squeaky]].



* JumanResources: The virus rejiggers the machine shops into cyborg factories.

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* JumanResources: HumanResources: The virus rejiggers the machine shops into cyborg factories.


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* NightmareFace: "Alexi" (the first cyborg the crew encounters) has four metal limbs pop out of it's mouth, which leaves a bloody skull with a cluster of SpiderLimbs flailing around it.
23rd Apr '16 3:13:24 AM dvorak
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* ArtificialZombie: The virus creates several of these, from Alexi, [[spoiler: Squeaky, Woods, and Everton.]]



%%* AttackOfTheKillerWhatever

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%%* AttackOfTheKillerWhatever* AttackOfTheKillerWhatever: Alien Computer Virus.


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* JumanResources: The virus rejiggers the machine shops into cyborg factories.
1st Dec '15 1:49:28 AM erforce
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* ChairmanOfTheBrawl: When confronted by the newly robotized [[spoiler:Everton]], Foster attacks him with a chair. It doesn't help since he is now impervious to pain.
30th Nov '15 12:43:40 PM erforce
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''Virus'' is a 1999 science fiction-horror film directed by visual effects artist John Bruno and starring Creator/JamieLeeCurtis, Creator/WilliamBaldwin and Creator/DonaldSutherland. The film is based on a Dark Horse comic book of the same name by Chuck Pfarrer. The film was a major box-office flop.

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''Virus'' is a 1999 science fiction-horror film directed by visual effects artist John Bruno and starring Creator/JamieLeeCurtis, Creator/WilliamBaldwin and Creator/DonaldSutherland. The film is based on a Dark Horse comic book of the same name by Chuck Pfarrer. The film was a major box-office flop.\n



* ActionGirl: Nadya definitely has her moments.

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* ActionGirl: Nadya definitely has her moments. There's also the fact that she had survived for a whole week in the ship fighting against the machines.



* AssholeVictim: [[spoiler: Everton]].
* AttackOfTheKillerWhatever

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* %%* AssholeVictim: [[spoiler: Everton]].
* %%* AttackOfTheKillerWhatever



* BlackDudeDiesFirst: Averted.

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* %%* BlackDudeDiesFirst: Averted.



* DyingAsYourself: [[spoiler:Richie]].

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* %%* DyingAsYourself: [[spoiler:Richie]].



** [[spoiler: Nadya]].
** Averted when [[spoiler: Foster forbids Steve from doing it]].
* HumansAreBastards:
* {{Hypocrite}}: In a conversation early in the movie, Squeaky tells Steve that he "would have decked that son of a bitch", referring to Everton after he pulled a gun on Steve earlier. No more than a minute later, the two criticize Foster for being tossed out of the navy for striking a superior officer. Neither of them acknowledge this, though the novel adaptation has Steve realizing the hypocrisy of the criticism.

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** [[spoiler: Nadya]].
[[spoiler:Nadya]] sacrifices her life by trying to blow up the remaining robot.
** Averted when [[spoiler: Foster [[spoiler:Foster forbids Steve from doing it]].
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it, and ensures that they both leve with the rocket chair]].
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HumansAreBastards:
* {{Hypocrite}}: {{Hypocrite}}:
**
In a conversation early in the movie, Squeaky tells Steve that he "would have decked that son of a bitch", referring to Everton after he pulled a gun on Steve earlier. No more than a minute later, the two criticize Foster for being tossed out of the navy for striking a superior officer. Neither of them acknowledge this, though the novel adaptation has Steve realizing the hypocrisy of the criticism.



* KillAllHumans: Humans are destructive, invasive, noxious, harmful to the body of [[HiveMind the whole]]. We are virus.
* KillAndReplace: "...you don't recognize me?"

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* KillAllHumans: Humans are destructive, "destructive, invasive, noxious, harmful to the body of [[HiveMind the whole]]. We whole]]". To the alien entity, we are virus.
* KillAndReplace: "...you don't recognize me?"
a virus.



* LastWords / LastRequest: "Steve... [[PrecisionFStrike kill that fucking thing]]."
* NamedAfterSomebodyFamous: Vladislav Nikolayevich Volkov was a Soviet cosmonaut who flew on the Soyuz 7 and Soyuz 11 missions.

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* LastWords / LastRequest: "Steve... [[PrecisionFStrike kill that fucking thing]]."
* NamedAfterSomebodyFamous: Vladislav Nikolayevich Volkov Volkov, after whom the Russian ship is named after, was a Soviet cosmonaut who flew on the Soyuz 7 and Soyuz 11 missions.



* RewardedAsATraitorDeserves: [[spoiler: Everton]] tries to sell out the others -- and the whole human race by extension -- to the virus in order to save his own hide. The virus responds by converting him. In the novelization, at least, this was not voluntary.

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* RewardedAsATraitorDeserves: [[spoiler: Everton]] [[spoiler:Everton]] tries to sell out the others -- and the whole human race by extension -- to the virus in order to save his own hide. The virus responds by converting him. In the novelization, at least, this was not voluntary.



* SentientCosmicForce
* TakingYouWithMe: Partially averted by Richie's plan. The nice man planned on taking the OTHERS with the virus, not himself.
** Well, to be fair, he'd [[AxCrazy lost it]] by then.

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* %%* SentientCosmicForce
* TakingYouWithMe: Partially averted by Richie's plan. The nice man planned on taking the OTHERS with the virus, not himself.
** Well,
himself. But to be fair, he'd [[AxCrazy lost it]] by then.



* TitleDrop: "YOU ARE VIRUS".



* UnwillingRoboticisation: Except for [[spoiler:Everton]].
** Interestingly, in the novel adaptation, [[spoiler:Everton was not willing. He entered the machine shop just as he did in the movie and the whole scene plays out the same, but it's extended a few moments. After the scene in the movie plays out, Everton slowly realizes what the virus wants to do with him. He realizes that 'he had made a mistake', the door of the machine shop closes gently, and he starts to scream.]]
* TheVirus: And it's from space.
* TitleDrop: YOU ARE VIRUS.
* YouDontLookLikeYou: Anyone the virus kills.

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* UnwillingRoboticisation: All the people killed and/or captured by the machines has this happening to them. Except for [[spoiler:Everton]].
[[spoiler:Everton]].
** Interestingly, in the novel adaptation, [[spoiler:Everton [[spoiler:he was not willing. He entered the machine shop just as he did in the movie and the whole scene plays out the same, but it's extended a few moments. After the scene in the movie plays out, Everton slowly realizes what the virus wants to do with him. He realizes that 'he had made a mistake', the door of the machine shop closes gently, and he starts to scream.]]
* TheVirus: And It's made from electricity, and it's from space.
* TitleDrop: YOU ARE VIRUS.
* YouDontLookLikeYou: Anyone the virus kills.
3rd Oct '15 10:31:21 PM GiantSpaceChinchilla
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* BodyHorror

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* BodyHorrorBodyHorror: Of the ArtificialZombie and/or UnnecessarilyCreepyRobot varieties.
* CannibalLarder: The alien awareness keeps spare parts in the fuel system.



* ComputerVirus: Actually an electricity-based EnergyBeing inhabiting the research vessel. It behaves a lot like a self-aware computer virus, though, attempting to upload itself to the internet and TakeOverTheWorld.

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* ComputerVirus: Actually an electricity-based EnergyBeing inhabiting the research vessel. It behaves a lot like a self-aware computer virus, though, [[ContagiousAI attempting to upload itself to the internet internet]] and TakeOverTheWorld.



29th Sep '15 2:12:10 AM lolface123
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** The machine saying that man is a virus is also slightly hypocritical, considering what the antagonist is.


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