History Film / Virus

29th Dec '16 12:11:21 PM Morgenthaler
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* 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]] 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. Averted in the film since it's implied that he retained his full faculties.
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.]]



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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.



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