History Film / Wimbledon

15th Jul '16 9:59:47 PM SuperSauce
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* HeterosexualLifePartners: Peter and Dieter, practice partners [[spoiler:and third-round opponents]].
15th Jul '16 9:57:24 PM SuperSauce
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* BreakUpMakeUpScenario: Peter and Lizzie break up after their respective semis [[spoiler:because she was furious that he cost her her match while he easily won his]]. They make up during [[spoiler:the final, where she returns to give him crucial advice for beating Hammond]].



* DirtyOldMan: Gender-flipped; one of the women at the tennis club isn't shy with her statements about (comparably) younger men, to her friends' consternation.



* KickTheDog: Perhaps unintentional, but Hammond serves a ball right into a ball boy's face [[spoiler:at the beginning the final between him and Peter. Peter decides then that ItsPersonal.]]



* PassionateSportsGirl: Lizzie, indeed.
* ThePowerOfLove: By the end of the movie, when Lizzie shows up at the finals after her definitive LoveEpiphany, Peter is losing ''badly''. But thanks to her presence, he get pumped up enough for an HeroicSecondWind and win.]]

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* PassionateSportsGirl: Lizzie, indeed.
indeed. It is stated by commentators that she has a reputation for arguing with chair umpires and the viewer is given an example of such during one of her matches.
* ThePowerOfLove: By [[spoiler:By the end of the movie, when Lizzie shows up at the finals after her definitive LoveEpiphany, Peter is losing ''badly''. But thanks to her presence, he get pumped up enough for an HeroicSecondWind and win.]]
7th Jul '16 12:18:19 PM GlitteringFlowers
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** [[spoiler: ThePowerOfLove: By the end of the movie, when Lizzie shows up at the finals after her definitive LoveEpiphany, Peter is losing ''badly''. But thanks to her presence, he get pumped up enough for an HeroicSecondWind and win.]]
* OverprotectiveDad: Dennis, crossing into StageDad. [[JerkassHasAPoint He's not *totally* wrong, however.]]

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** [[spoiler: * OverprotectiveDad: Dennis, crossing into a mix of ShippingTorpedo and StageDad. [[JerkassHasAPoint He's not *totally* wrong, however.]]
* PassionateSportsGirl: Lizzie, indeed.
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ThePowerOfLove: By the end of the movie, when Lizzie shows up at the finals after her definitive LoveEpiphany, Peter is losing ''badly''. But thanks to her presence, he get pumped up enough for an HeroicSecondWind and win.]]
* OverprotectiveDad: Dennis, crossing into StageDad. [[JerkassHasAPoint He's not *totally* wrong, however.
]]
23rd Dec '15 2:37:49 PM lakingsif
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Wimbledon is a 2004 romantic comedy film directed by Richard Loncraine. The film centers on a washed-up tennis pro named Peter Colt (played by Paul Bettany) and an up-and-coming tennis star named Lizzie Bradbury (played by Kirsten Dunst) during the Wimbledon Championships.

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Wimbledon is a 2004 romantic comedy film directed by Richard Loncraine. The film centers on a washed-up tennis pro named Peter Colt (played by Paul Bettany) Creator/PaulBettany) and an up-and-coming tennis star named Lizzie Bradbury (played by Kirsten Dunst) Creator/KirstenDunst) during the Wimbledon Championships.
21st Aug '15 12:30:23 AM HeraldAlberich
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* {{Wimbledon}}: ... Duh.

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* {{Wimbledon}}: ...{{UsefulNotes/Wimbledon}}: ... Duh.
26th Jul '15 11:51:02 AM Kakai
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21st Jun '15 8:12:01 PM oknazevad
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* HeyItsThatGuy: [[TheDaVinciCode Silas the Opus Dei Monk]] is in love with [[SpiderMan Mary Jane Watson]]?!
** And his brother is [[Film/XMenFirstClass Charles Xavier]].
** And her dad is [[JurassicPark Dr. Alan Grant]]!
** Peter's practice partner is [[Series/GameOfThrones Jaime Lannister]].
17th Jul '14 2:13:05 AM SeptimusHeap
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** Peter's practice partner is [[GameofThrones Jaime Lannister]].

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** Peter's practice partner is [[GameofThrones [[Series/GameOfThrones Jaime Lannister]].
16th May '14 8:09:41 AM Celticjesus
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** Peter's practice partner is [[GameofThrones Jaime Lannister]].
16th May '14 8:08:28 AM Celticjesus
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* DesperatelyLookingForAPurposeInLife: Sort-of. At the start, one of Peter's reasons to be on a tennis slump is that he's kind og a ShelteredAristocrat who hasn't really fought for anything in his life.

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* DesperatelyLookingForAPurposeInLife: Sort-of. At the start, one of Peter's reasons to be on a tennis slump is that he's kind og of a ShelteredAristocrat who hasn't really fought for anything in his life.
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